The 2016 Progressive® Insurance Northwest Sportshow® returns to the Minneapolis Convention Center March 30-April 3, 2016 with the largest variety of boats, RV’s, outfitters and resorts, plus hundreds of the newest products for boating, hunting, fishing and camping. Visitors to the Sportshow can attend seminars from the region’s experts, and boaters of all levels can boost their nautical know-how at the Progressive® Boat School.
In addition to demonstrations from amazing birds of prey, the 2016 Sportshow features show favorites such as the Marine Electronics University, sponsored by Lowrance, the Ducks Unlimited Room for important information about wetlands and waterfowl conservation, plus demonstrations at the Fish Tank.Families can take part in the fun by fishing at the live Trout Pond, following the Adventure Trail Pass and creating their own bait at Create-a-Crankbait.
When: Wednesday, March 30 1pm-9pm
Thursday, March 30 1pm–9pm
Friday, April 1 11am–9pm
Saturday, April 2 10am–8pm
Sunday, April 3 10am–5pm
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tickets: Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.NorthwestSportshow.com or onsite the day of the show. Cost for tickets:
Adults (16 and older): $14.00
Youth (15 and under): FREE with paid adult
Senior Day, (Thursday, March 30th only, 62+) $11
Web: NorthwestSportshow.com; Twitter; Facebook ; Instagram- #NWSportshow
Editor’s Note: Preview photos are available upon
request. FREE wireless will be available in the exhibit halls during
show hours. Contact Bonnie Harris at 612-801-0912 for more information.
The Progressive Insurance Northwest Sportshow: The
Progressive Insurance Northwest Sports Show is produced by the National
Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of
boat shows and the leading association representing the recreational
boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of
the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and
anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to
industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market
statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the
boating lifestyle. For more information, visit www.nmma.org.
About Progressive: The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies makes it easy to understand, buy and use auto insurance. Progressive offers choices so
consumers can reach it whenever, wherever and however it’s most
convenient—online at progressive.com, by phone at 1-800-PROGRESSIVE, on a
mobile device or in-person with a local agent.
Progressive also offers insurance for personal and commercial autos and
trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, as well as home
insurance through select carriers. It’s the fourth largest auto insurer
in the country, the largest seller of motorcycle insurance and a leader
in commercial auto insurance. Progressive also offers car insurance
online in Australia athttp://www.progressiveonline.com.au.
Founded in 1937, Progressive continues its long history of offering
shopping tools and services that save customers time and money, like Name Your Price®, Snapshot® and Service Centers.
The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, trade publicly at NYSE:PGR.
To learn more about Progressive Boat Insurance, which insures more than one million watercraft, contact Erin Vrobel at Erin_L_Vrobel@Progressive.com, (440) 395-0179.