Tampa Boat Show offers free SCUBA experience

TAMPA - The Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show makes a splash with new water education activities and DIY maintenance seminars.

Clinics will be offered throughout the 3-day show help at the Tampa Convention Center Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30.

Attendees can participate in powerboating clinics, various seminars, and SCUBA diving lessons.

The Dive Equipment & Marketing Association's (DEMA) 15,000-gallon heated pool is open to any attendees 10 years and older who want a free diving lesson. Wetsuits and equipment are provided and experienced divers are also welcome to test out the latest scuba gear. All divers will leave with a piece of treasure: an underwater photograph of their adventure.


Friday - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Note: In-water area closes at 7 p.m. daily


$12 - Adults (16 years & older)
FREE - Children (15 years & younger)
Purchase tickets at TampaBoatShow.com , at the show box office, or by calling 954-441-3220.

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