33rd Annual News Channel 8 Outdoor Expo & Boat Show

Calling all outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers – come join us this weekend for Tampa’s premier Outdoors Expo and Boat Show.

We have teamed up with News Channel 8 again to bring you the 33rd Annual News Channel 8 Outdoors Expo and Boat Show to Armature Works. The show will span over three days, with admission free to all, and raffle giveaways all weekend!

The family-friendly event will feature the beautiful downtown Tampa skyline, ability to tour boats in the water, dog friendly outdoor space, seminars, and activities throughout the whole weekend.

With nearly 400,000 square feet of exhibits and activity space, the Expo is the perfect place to explore boats of all shapes and sizes, boating accessories, fishing gear, apparel, outdoor supplies, and much more. Check out high end luxury vessels, ski and sportfishing boats, pontoon, family, and speed boats showcased by multiple manufacturers and dealers.

Guests can take advantage of weekend seminars featuring talks on fresh and saltwater fishing, fly-fishing, boating, and more. Learn the latest tips, tricks, strategies, and advice from the industry’s most renowned professionals.

The 33rd Annual News Channel 8 Outdoors Expo and Boat Show takes place on

  • Friday, April 5th, from 12pm to 6pm
  • Saturday, April 6th from 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday, April 7th from 10am to 5pm