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Hundreds of Boats Dock at 31st St. Harbor for Summer’s Premier Boating Event Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show brings big deals on boats and toys for Lake Michigan, plus on-water family fun for all ages
WHAT:                 Chicago’s premier boating event on Lake Michigan, the Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show, kicks off Thursday providing Chicagoans a kick start to summer fun with hundreds new boats and marine accessories for sale, on-water activities for all ages, boating and sailing lessons and daily entertainment. The boat show runs Thursday through Sunday, June 5-8 at Chicago’s newest marina, 31st Street Harbor.
Media preview of the show Wed – catch dozens of vessels from luxury yachts to family cruisers dock 31st Street Harbor.
WHY:                    With hundreds of new boats and accessories for sale, boating lessons for sailors and power boaters of every experience level, the famous Flyboard, SCUBA diving, stand-up paddleboarding and new Hobie kayak spin classes, there’s no better place to officially say hello to summer than at the boat show.
TICKETS:               $10 for adults; children 15 and under get in FREE.
                                Buy tickets in advance online at
WHEN:                 Thursday through Sunday, June 5-8, 2014
Thursday, June 5:          11 – 7 p.m.
Friday, June 6:                11 – 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 7:           10 – 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 8:              10 – 5 p.m.
where:               31st Street Harbor
3155 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60616
WEB:           ; Social - Facebook, Twitter and Instagram #ChiBoatShow
Media Contact: For materials, photos, interviews and additional information, please contact: Maria                                         Blevins at 312.610.9870 or


Contact: Maria Blevins 312.946.6231