Iowa Boat, RV and Vacation Show

UNI-Dome

Cedar Falls, IA

January 24 – 26, 2025

Home of Iowa’s BEST SPORTSHOWS!

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Online: $7.00 + fees*

12 & Under: FREE

*prices increase day of show

Friday: 3pm – 7pm

Saturday: 10am – 7pm

Sunday: 10am – 4pm

Tickets for the boat, RV, and vacation show in Iowa are available for purchase both at the door and online. The show offers a wide range of attractions, including a great selection of fishing boats, pontoons, and campers at excellent pre-spring prices. Additionally, there are exhibits related to fishing, hunting, and travel, featuring outposts, family resorts, canoe outfitters, tourism associations, campgrounds, hunting outfitters, fishing tackle, hunting gear, golf cars, all-terrain vehicles, and much more. 

Seminar Speakers

Ted Takasaki
Ted Takasaki

Professional Angler

Ted Takasaki

A Fishing Hall of Fame Legendary Angler, Ted is one of the top competitors on the National Walleye Tour. Ted won the prestigious Professional Walleye Trail (PWT) Classic Championship in 1998 and the 1995 PWT Top Gun Angler Award. In 2002, he smashed all time, one day PWT tournament record, which still stands today, with a limit of 5 walleyes that weighed 53.2 pounds!

From 1998 to 2008, Ted was the President of Lindy Fishing Tackle, on the nation’s largest freshwater fishing tackle manufacturers. During that time, the company doubled revenue and quadrupled profit under his leadership.

He was also a part of the master’s Walleye Circuit (MWC) Team of the Year in 1991. His credentials include qualifying for the MWC Championship 5 times, the PWT Classic 11 times, and has made it to the FLW Walleye Tour Classic 7 times, with several top ten to his credit.

In addition, Ted was a part of the team that won the coveted 1993 Mercury National Tournament held on Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin.
He has been featured in many national outdoor magazines, has conducted hundreds of walleye seminars across the Midwest, hosted numerous TV shows and is considered one of America’s Walleye and multi-species experts.

Steve Miller
Steve Miller

Professional Angler

Steve Miller

Steve Miller is a family man and an avid outdoorsman, with over 30 plus years of experience fishing walleye tournaments. Steve started out fishing tournaments, traveling to his home state competing on the Iowa walleye tournament trail with his dad, then later with his wife, Becky.

In 2011, Steve began fishing tournaments at the professional level touring the FLW circuit. Steve has toured the Cabela’s National Walleye Tournament Trail (NWT) for many years along with some MWC, Walleye Angler Trail, Illinois Walleye Trail, and the South Dakota Governors Cup events. During the winter months, Steve is active working on a variety of sports shows, speaking at seminars, and working the floor, talking fishing and products with visitors and is a long-standing member of the NPAA.

Steve and his wife are also co-founding members of the CRANDIC walleye fishing club in Cedar Rapids, Iowa city area in Iowa. The club is dedicated to education, conservation, and competing in fishing tournaments. Steve continues to work with companies testing, educating, and promoting products through YouTube videos and other media sites. Steve and his family also donate their time to a local charity event each year called Fish-o-Ramma created by the Boys and Girls Club of Iowa.

Sponsors & Vendors

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Would you like to be a part of the excitement and engage with a large audience? Showcase your products and promotional materials in high-traffic areas where they are sure to be seen. Get in touch with us to discuss your space and booth needs, and we look forward to seeing you at the show!

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Sponsorship

Would you like to collaborate with a popular and enjoyable show to promote your business? We offer various opportunities such as on-site signage, naming rights, ticket backs, and ticket stops. If you are interested in being involved in our events, we can create a personalized plan that suits your company’s needs.

WHY ATTEND IOWA BOAT RV & VACATION SHOW?

Like-minded individuals sharing their love of the Iowa outdoors.

Attending the Iowa Boat, RV and Vacation Show is an incredible opportunity for anyone looking to explore the world of outdoor recreation. With decades of experience under its belt, this show has become a trusted platform for enthusiasts and novices alike. Here, you’ll find a wide range of boats, RVs, and vacation options to suit every taste and budget. Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or just starting to dip your toes into the world of outdoor exploration, this show offers a unique chance to discover the latest trends, connect with industry experts, and make informed decisions about your next adventure. Don’t miss out on this fantastic event that has been a staple in Iowa for years!