Quebec Boat Show March 16-19


Mar 9, 2023

The Quebec Boat Show opens next week collocated with the Quebec City Outdoor, Hunting, Fishing and Camping Show taking over five halls at the Centre de Foires Expocite.  The newly expanded 2023 essentially incorporates two shows to round out a full spectrum of outdoor hobbies.

In the Boat Show section, there will be a full slate of manufacturers including Princecraft and Legend as well as a line-up of Quebec dealers. 

Quebec Boat show 2 400OPENING DATES AND TIMES

Thursday, March 16, 2023
From 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Friday, March 17, 2023
From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday March 18, 2023
From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 19, 2023
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Adults (18-64) – $16.00

Seniors (65+) – $13.00

Students (12-17) – $13.00

Family Pass – 2 adults, 2 students – $35.00

11 and under free










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