Northern Illinois Boat Show

#1 Boat Show & Sale Waukegan, IL

Don’t miss the 10th annual Northern Illinois Boat Show near Waukegan (about 12 miles) for the best sale pricing on boats, trailers, parts and accessories. There will be OVER 200 new and used boats, 50+ boat brands on display, 30+ exhibitors, and more.

Directions to the Northern Illinois Boat Show:

The New Lake County Fairgrounds and Event Center, located in Grayslake, Illinois, at the corner of Peterson Road & Midlothian Road. It’s conveniently located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee with easy access to interstate expressways, O’Hare and General Mitchell International Airports.

Address: 1060 East Peterson Road, Grayslake, IL 60030 – Get Directions 

 

  • 12-mile drive from Waukegan to Grayslake via Washington St and IL-21 S/Milwaukee Ave.
  • 11.5-mile drive from Waukegan to Grayslake via Belvidere St and IL-120 W.
  • 13-mile drive from Waukegan to Grayslake via Belvidere St and IL-137 S/Buckley Rd.
  • Metra Train’s Waukegan Metra Station 572 College of Lake County to 574 Hawthorn Mall at Sears to Route 45/Peterson.
  • Pace Bus (572 – Washington) Provides weekday and Saturday service between the Waukegan Metra station (downtown Waukegan) and the College of Lake County in Grayslake.

New & Used Boats:

  • Pontoon Boats
  • Cruisers
  • Cuddy Cabins
  • Bow Riders
  • Jet Boats
  • Ski Boats
  • Deck Boats
  • Wake Board Boats
  • Wake Surf Boats
  • Jon Boats
  • View Exhibitors

Major Boat Brands:

Chicagoland Boat Show Fun

New & Used Boats:

  • Pontoon Boats
  • Cruisers
  • Cuddy Cabins
  • Bow Riders
  • Jet Boats
  • Ski Boats
  • Deck Boats
  • Wake Board Boats
  • Wake Surf Boats
  • Jon Boats
  • View Exhibitors

Major Boat Brands:

Chicagoland Boat Show Fun

On-Site Financing! Long Term & Low Rates!

Save on Admission

$2 Off Admission

(limit 4 per household)

Hours & Info

  • March 1st (Thurs): 12pm – 8pm
  • March 2nd (Fri): 12pm – 8pm
  • March 3rd (Sat): 10am – 8pm
  • March 4th (Sun): 10am – 5pm
  • Adults: $8
  • Children (under 12): FREE
  • Seniors: $6
  • Veterans: $6
  • Parking FREE

Waukegan City Zip Codes Near The Boat Show

Get from Waukegan to the Illinois Boat Show and Sale within 25 minutes of these zip codes.

  • 60031
  • 60048
  • 60079
  • 60083
  • 60085
  • 60087