Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Way
Friday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
$15.00 for a day pass
$25.00 for a weekend pass.
Note: Ages 17 and under: free.
Tickets may be purchased in advance before March 1, 2018 at www.rutabaga.com or at Rutabaga.
At Canoecopia, tickets can be purchased with cash or check only.
$7.00 per car per day
Weekend pass: $19.50
Request a Show Guide
Well, a lot. The floorplan is filling up, Nancy is finalizing speakers, and the show guide is already in production. Exhibitor are signing up daily, and we're finalizing orders with our manufacturers so it all comes in on time.
Well, Canoecopia is the largest paddlesports consumer event in the world. More than 250,000 square feet of kayaks, canoes, stand up paddleboards, outdoor equipment and clothing, all at the best prices of the season, make Canoecopia a "must go" place for gear! Over 140 seminars and clinics make Canoecopia an educational event where you can learn about the perfect gear for your style of paddling, develop skills to get you where you want to go, and discover some of the many places to paddle, both near and far.
"Meet the folks who make the boats!
" Kayaks, canoes, stand up paddleboards, outdoor equipment and clothing, all at the best prices of the season. See what's new in paddlesports and outdoor equipment, chat with experts about destinations in the Midwest and beyond, discover what's newest, best and coolest!
What if YOU want to exhibit at Canoecopia?
Canoecopia is a great showcase for your business or products. We allow select outfitters, guides, schools, and people with a specialized product that is outdoor or paddlesports-related to exhibit at Canoecopia (no ginzu knives or Sham-wows, please). If you're interested, contact Darren at email@example.com. Don't wait, we're already filling quickly!
Learn about gear for your style of paddling, develop skills to get you where you want to go, and discover many wonderful places to paddle, both near and far. The hard part may be deciding which to see
If you're new to Canoecopia but want to receive our show guide for 2018? Add your name to get next year's 2018 Canoecopia Show Guide
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If you're interested in experiencing life on the water, Canoecopia is the best place to spend the weekend! Canoecopia is presented by Rutabaga Paddlesports.
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