Home » Festivals and Events » Review : The London Boat Show 2018 at ExCel London – 10th to 14th January 2018

Review : The London Boat Show 2018 at ExCel London – 10th to 14th January 2018

Advertisements

The London Boat Show at the Excel Exhibition Centre provides a showcase of all things marine and is the first place to see the latest marine innovations, design and technology. The 2018 Show features the latest launches, products and marine brands, as well as offering a wide range of activities that will entertain the whole family.

Walking around the show offers some insight into some of the cutting edge developments in the marine world, the large yachts may take most of the attention with major launches from Princess Yachts and Sunseeker International amongst others. However with over 300 brands showcased there is plenty of interest especially if you are looking for a new boat, accessories, equipment or thinking of booking a holiday.

Back for its 64th year, the London Boat Show returns with a new format with five days of the very latest in the boating world, some of the attractions include the Beach Club & Activity Pool, The Adventure Park ,The Urban Beach Experience, 

Practical Boat Owner Theatre, the Legends Theatre, the iconic Black & White Bar and The Yachtsman’s Champagne Bar.

The show now incorporates the all-new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show with its own Lock & Waterside Pub, and an interactive area that recreates the inland waterways with a replica lock showcasing popular modes of inland waterway travel. River Cruisers and Narrowboats are featured and for more nostalgia, visit the Classic Boats which showcases some iconic classic yachts.

The Show is lined with boardwalks; where manufactures, brokers and retailers bring their latest models of power and sail boats. Visitors can walk freely up and down the boardwalks and hop on and off various boats, speak to representatives and learn more about the various boats.

Throughout the show there will be a number of events and activities including award ceremonies, talks and quiz shows, shows, celebrities and sporting personalities.

The opening day highlights included HRH The Princess Royal presenting the Yachtmaster of the Year award and football legend Sir Geoff Hurst opening the Sunseeker International stand with the famous Jules Rimet Trophy.

The 64th London Boat Show offers an impressive display of products and numerous interactive attractions to entertain marine enthusiasts and visitors who want find out more about the world of boating.

The show runs from the 10th until the 14th January at the ExCel London Exhibition centre, there is a large range of food and drink option both outside and inside the show.

Video Review available here 

Visiting London Guide Rating – Highly Recommended

For more information or to book tickets, visit the London Boat Show website here

London Visitors is the official blog for the Visiting London Guide .com website. The website was developed to bring practical advice and latest up to date news and reviews of events in London.
Since our launch in January 2014, we have attracted thousands of readers each month, the site is constantly updated.
We have sections on Museums and Art Galleries, Transport, Food and Drink, Places to Stay, Security, Music, Sport, Books and many more.
There are also hundreds of links to interesting articles on our blog.
To find out more visit the website
here

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Follow me on Twitter

Archives

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

%d bloggers like this: