Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Grand Rapids
March 22-24, 2019

About the Show

“Great show. Organized, advertised, well attended – Keys to success! Priceless opportunity.”

Deb Martin, Hometown Backyard

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The Cottage & Lakefront Living Show – Grand Rapids is a great way for you to meet thousands of potential customers in just 3 days! Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t delay!

Who Comes to the Show?

Based on 2017 Attendee Surveys

What Exhibitors Had to Say

“People that come to the Cottage & Lakefront Living Show are there because they have something to do with or want to be part of the lake community. It worked for us.”

Brenda Gartzke, ReMax United

“ShowSpan did an excellent job helping us understand what we needed to get done as this was our first time at this show.”

Thomas Richael, Consumers Concrete Corporation

“Nice steady flow of high quality attendees and the Show appears to be well promoted.”

Mike Rollo, Go-Float Electric Boats

“We loved being a part of this show. It was clear that ShowSpan takes great pride in running a top-notch event. With a knowledgeable staff and a desire to efficiently bring visitors and vendors together for their mutual benefit.”

Christy Rowgo, Thimblewood Designs

“Total Sales – EXCELLENT!”

Ray VanDerZee, VanDerZee Motorplex

“The set up and tear down was like clockwork which was so refreshing! The caliber of both attendees and exhibitors was superb.”

Linsey Champion, Harbinger Laser Art

What Our Visitors Enjoyed

“Lake themed products”

“Love the show in general, the marketplace seems to be growing in products and popularity”

“Seeing different docks and boat lifts”

“Pontoons, outdoor furniture, side-by-side quads”

“Home builders, furniture and outdoor living ideas”

“Very friendly vendors and lots of ideas for cottage”

“Get a lot of ideas, purchase items, enjoy a beverage and the grandkids get to play at the Monroe Street Beach”

“All the docks in one place to compare quality and price”

“New ideas for summer products, a variety of vendors, and the opportunity to make purchases on site”

“I don’t have to travel to each exhibitor, I can just talk to them all in a single day”