OHIO RV & BOAT SHOW
 Ohio's Largest and Longest Running Show of its' kind!

The Ohio RV and Boat Show is the largest, and longest running show of its kind! It is now in its 43rd year and recently has had an attendance in excess of 24,000 people! Show details below.
This past year set RECORDS for Boat, RV, and any outdoor product sales! 2023 looks like it will be even BIGGER!
Don't miss out on the FUN!

The 2023 Ohio RV and Boat Show will be by far, one of the best shows to find what you are looking for, AND discover things you may not know that you need! With convenient parking, and wide isles, this RV and Boat Show is the best way to shop for all of your outdoor, camping, and boating needs.

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If you are looking for Boats, Jet Skis, Watercraft, or maybe you are looking for dock space, boat service or storage options, Click Here to see a list of Marinas.

January 6-15, 2023

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Camp, hike, go boating, get out and ENJOY the outdoors! Just remember to take pictures and share them with us on Social Media

If you are looking for Motorcycles and ATV's, Click Here for a list of participating dealers

If you are looking for Campers, Towables, RV's or Camping supplies and gearClick Here for a list of participating dealers

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What will be at the show next year?

 

I. RECREATIONAL VEHICLES

 

A. Motor Homes 

1.Class A's 

2.Class B's

3. Regular C's

4. Super C

 

B. Fifth Wheels 

1. Regular

2.Toy Haulers

 

C. Travel Trailers (over 130 of these!)

1. Regular

2. Toy Haulers

3. Expandable

 

D. Others

1. Truck Campers 

2. Pop-Ups

4. Other models too!

 

GRAND TOTAL OF 172 RVs!!!

II. BOATS

A.Bow Riders

B. Run-a-bouts

C. Fishing Boats

1. Bass Boats

2. Deep V

D. Pontoon Boats

E. Personal Watercraft

F.  Jet Boats

G. Other

1. Deck Boats

2. Fiberglass Sport Boats

 

OVER 100 BOATS!!!

Check out some of these videos below (just click the "Play" button) to see inside the show from previous years.
But if you
SUBSCRIBE to our brand new  Youtube Channel, you'll see NEW videos as we upload them!

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Covid Updates

Masks are NOT required for persons attending or exhibiting at the 42nd Annual Ohio RV and Boat Show being held in the Bricker Multipurpose Building and the Celeste Center at the Ohio Expo Center. We have wide open isles at this show, and offer opportunities to view RVs in small family groups if desired.
 

However, to help keep the spread of viruses down, the sponsors of the show (Central Ohio Recreational Vehicle Dealers Association and the Central Ohio Marine Dealers Association) encourage persons attending the event to wear masks.


We want all of our guests to be comfortable, and if you choose to wear a mask, that is acceptable and appreciated.

 

The Show

Two Weekends of Excitement!
Jan. 6-15, 2023
Columbus

The Ohio RV and Boat Show is the largest, and longest running show of its kind! It is now in its 43rd year and recently has had an attendance in excess of 24,000 people! The show will be open January 6th, 7th and 8th, for its first weekend. Then we reset our displays and adjust inventory for the final weekend! The then show opens Wednesday the 11th, and then every day there after up until Sunday the 15th.

 

The Ohio RV and Boat Show has grown so much adventure, by adding ATVs, Motorcycles and Golf Cars to the show, that they require two of the largest buildings at the State Fairgrounds location of the Ohio Expo Center. In addition to the Boat and RV dealers, you will find a slew of vendors selling related products like camping gear, equipment and even vacation rentals and camp sites.

The show is proud to have contributed more than $200,000 to local charities through ticket sales. In the past years, the Ohio RV and Boat Show has made contributions to the Ohio Wildlife Center in many ways! One way was through the ticket sales. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket purchased was donated to the Ohio Wildlife center.

The 2023 event will feature over 21 dealers from all over Central Ohio with hundreds of Campers and Boats! You'll find everything from small and personal, to enormous and extravagant! Schedule to be announced soon!

The Ohio RV and Boat Show has established a strong partnership with Park National Bank as well. In recent years Park National Bank has assisted in the marketing and promotion of the event by reaching out to their own customer base as well as some conventional media and marketing efforts.
 

2023 SHOW HOURS

1/6  Friday noon-8pm
1/7 Saturday 10-8

1/8 Sunday 11am-5pm

MON-TUES closed

1/11-13 Wed-Fri 12 noon-8pm

1/14 Saturday 10-8

1/15 Sunday 11am-5pm

Ticket Prices: Adults – $14; Children (ages 6 – 13) – $3; Children 5 and under – Free.

About ORVB

The Ohio RV and Boat Show

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What is The Ohio RV and Boat Show?

The Ohio RV & Boat Show is sponsored by the fourteen member Central Ohio Recreational Dealers Association (CORVDA) and the eight member Central Ohio Marine Dealers Association (COMDA)

 

The Ohio RV and Boat Show is a coordinated event that involves many Central Ohio Boat, RV, ATV and Motorcycle dealers. All of these select dealers join together to provide the best values and opportunities for consumers in each of their own industries.

It is held on the first two weekends of January. All of the dealers all agree to bring in the best products for the next year, and offer discounts on any remaining items from the previous season.

 

This event allows a consumer to shop nearly all available products in the RV, Boating, Camping and outdoor enthusiasts arenas! Take advantage of pre-season offers and new year incentives at the largest and longest running show of its kind in Ohio!
 

2022 SHOW HOURS

1/6  Friday noon-8pm
1/7 Saturday 10-8

1/8 Sunday 11am-5pm

MON-TUES closed

1/11-13 Wed-Fri 12 noon-8pm

1/14 Saturday 10-8

1/15 Sunday 11am-5pm

 

Dealers

We're proud to bring the BEST dealers from all over Ohio!

RV and Camper Dealers

Boat and Watersports Dealers

Motorcycle and ATV Dealers

Plus accessories, campsites, travel destinations and more!

Attendees

24,000

Vendors

28

Days

8

Buildings

2

 

Sponsors

 
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Here are our blogs about things going on with the show and the outdoor industry. We will report dates, vendors and other items that will help you maximize your visit to the show. Subscribe to get updates.

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Here are a few photos from previous Ohio RV and Boat Shows

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