Show Info/FAQ

Dates & Location

January 27–30, 2022

Schaumburg Convention Center

1551 N, Thoreau Dr N
Schaumburg, IL 60173


THUR 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

FRI 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

SAT 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

SUN 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ticket Info

Adults: $13.00

Ages 6-11 - $3.00
5 and under - Free

Save $3 on full-price admission on Thursday 1-23 or Friday 1-24

when you purchase tickets in advance online
Offer good through 1/23/2020 11:59 PM

A portion of all proceeds goes to the Keep America Fishing initiative.


Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed, except for service dogs.
There is no additional fees for features.
No childcare services are offered.
A limited amount of wheelchairs are available at the front desk in the Marriott Renaissance lobby (attached to convention center). There are no electric scooters available on site.
Yes, attendees are allowed to bring backpacks (subject to inspection at any time). Backpacks and large bags can be checked at the coat check.
Yes, strollers are allowed into the show.
Attendees are allowed to return the same day with a hand stamp. Tickets are good for one day only.
Yes you can get on the boats. Restrictions vary by exhibitor.
You can print at home or we can scan your mobile device at the entrance. Printing at home is recommended. Tickets are available on site.
Yes, however tickets can only be used once
Yes all features can be found at
Yes, food and beverages are available. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic options are available.
Yes, we take cash and credit/debit cards onsite.
Directions to the show can be found at
Yes, the show is handicap accessible.
Abundant free parking is directly on site and during busier periods also off site with free shuttles. There is no fee for any parking at the show.
Please send an email to for assistance

Show Contact

Darren Envall

Ticket Terms & Conditions

This ticket is a revocable license to attend the event listed (the “Event”). By using this ticket, you, on behalf of yourself and any minor(s) accompanying you (collectively, “you”), agree to all of the terms below.

Breach of this license, failure to comply with Event rules, or any refund of the ticket price terminates any rights that you may have; and, renders use of the ticket illegal and unauthorized for any purpose. NMMA reserves the right to refuse admission to or eject any person for the reasons above or for conduct it deems disorderly, obnoxious or unbecoming.

You grant permission to NMMA (and its designees) to utilize your image, likeness, actions and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction made of, or at, the Event in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial or promotional purposes, without further authorization or compensation.

YOU VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK AND DANGER of personal injury (including death and drowning) and all hazards arising from, or related in any way to, the Event, whether occurring prior to, during, or after the Event, howsoever caused and whether by negligence or otherwise.