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Progressive® Insurance San Diego International Boat Show® Drops Anchor June 19-22, 2014
Annual Nautical Retreat Returns with Sales on Hundreds of Boats and Accessories, On-Water Fun for New and Seasoned Boaters

SAN DIEGO, CA (March 10, 2014) – The 2014 Progressive® Insurance San Diego International Boat Show® cruises into Harbor Island June 19-22 for four days of fun on the water. As the region’s premier summer boating event, the 2014 boat show provides attendees an all-access pass to discover the boating lifestyle and a chance to shop the newest boats and marine accessories. More than 100 vessels, from entry-level family cruisers and personal watercraft to luxury motor and sailing yachts, plus an expanded selection of superyachts, will be docked in the marina and parked on land for visitors to browse, board and buy.

The boat show also provides boaters of all ages and experience levels a chance to discover boating with a variety of activities including Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP) and sailing. Boaters can also sharpen up their skills with boating and sailing lessons on the water or through free seminars at Fred’s Shed Interactive Learning Center, with topics ranging from navigation to engine maintenance. Food, beverages and live entertainment are also available, making the boat show an ideal place to enjoy a fun day on San Diego Bay with the family.
 
Show Details:
When:
Thursday through Sunday, June 19-22, 2014
Thursday, June 19 and Friday, June 20– Noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 21–10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 22– 10a.m. to 6p.m.
 
Where:
Sheraton Marina in Harbor Island
1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
 
Admission:    
$12 – Adults (16 years & older)
FREE – Children (15 years & under) and
FREE with proper ID – Active military personnel, Fire and Police
 
Progressive Insurance Discount:  Bring your Progressive Insurance card to the ticket booth and receive -$3 off your admission.  4 discount tickets per insurance card.  May not be combined with any other offers.
 
Advance tickets can be purchased online at www.sandiegointernationalboatshow.com
 
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Preview photos, interviews and additional information are available upon request by contacting c3 Communications, Inc. at joice@c3publicrelations.com or by calling 858-794-6974.
 
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About the Progressive Insurance San Diego International Boat Show: The San Diego International Boat Show, in partnership with the California Yacht Brokers Association (CYBA) and San Diego Superyacht Association, is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat shows and the leading association representing the recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle. For more information, visit www.nmma.org.
 
About Progressive: The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies (collectively, “Progressive Insurance”) is a leader in boat insurance and the largest seller of personal watercraft insurance in the U.S. It offers flexible, year-round coverage so boaters can go wherever they choose, whenever they choose and have peace of mind they're protected. Specialty coverages which vary by state include On-Water TowingRoadside AssistancePersonal EffectsTotal Loss Replacement and Pet Injury.
 
The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies makes it easy to understand, buy and use auto insurance. Progressive offers choices so consumers can reach it whenever, wherever, and however it’s most convenient—online at progressive.com, by phone at 1-800-PROGRESSIVE, on a mobile device or in-person with a local agent.
Contact: Sarah Ryser 312.946.6285