For all of you action enthusiast looking for something to do with your RV rental, other than camping in Louisville, KY during these cold January weeks we’ve got the activity for you. Head on down to the Kentucky Exposition Center for their annual Progressive® Insurance Louisville Boat, RV and Sportshow! Happening from January 25th until January 28th you still have time to get your tickets today!
Some of the unique attractions include Twiggy, the water-skiing squirrel, Fred’s Shed Interactive Education center, Gills and Game Zone, the Wing-A-Thon, a cornhole tournament and several kids’ activities. Twiggy, the water-skiing squirrel has been seen in movies including Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story and Anchorman: the Legend of Ron Burgundy, as well as made appearance on CNN, Good Morning America, the Tonight Show and Lake Show with David Letterman. Twiggy wears a custom lifejacket and water-skis behind a radio-controlled boat.
Fred’s Shed Interactive Education Center give presentations in a talk-show and seminar format covering a variety of topics that also includes several demos and a question/answer session. Host Keith Ammons will be joined by certified marine service technician “Fred”, and other local boating and RVing experts who will share their expertise with you. This is perfect for those who like to repair and upgrade their own vessels and vehicles.
The Gills and Game Zone is your one stop shop for everything fishing and hunting related. Some of the seminars include Bass, Catfish, Striper, Monster Whitetails fish seminars at well as Duck and Turkey calling seminars. There is also a “Laser Shot” virtual hunting game and FLW boating stimulator. Here you can also get all of your fishing, hunting and sportmen’s licenses and elk permits.
Competitions include a Wing-A-Thon Wing Eating Contest hosted by 95.7 WQMF with wings provided by Hooters. The winner will walk away with a Polaris ATV. There is also a cornhole tournament with cash prizes, first place being 300$, second place being 125$ and third place is 75$.
For kids there is a Kids’ Trout Pond. Catch-and-release fishing pond is a great way to introduce kids to the sport of fishing. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the moment when your little angler reels in a “big one”. They can also meet SpongeBob’s best friend and neighbor Patrick Star. He will be there January 27 and January 28th to meet and take pictures with your children of all ages.
There are also all kinds of boat and RV exhibitors and products as well as fishing, outdoor, marina trailers and travel products and services featured. Because of everything offered at the show this is the perfect place to take your RV rental this January with your whole family. When planning your next Kentucky getaway, choose from our selection of RV rentals. Contact us today at 317-413-0817 to reserve an RV rental that will ensure your upcoming vacation is one to remember.