The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show Returns To Battersea Evolution
Thu 27 Oct 2016
Back for their second season at Battersea Evolution, London’s most dynamic and versatile event venue, The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show will bring the mountains to Central London, in an immersive après experience for the whole family. The Ski & Snowboard show will take place between 27th – 30th October during the kids half term.
What to see and do at The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show 2016:
After a 4 year hiatus, November 2015 saw the return of the real-snow kicker, hosting live pro-rider stunt demos and international competitions The BRITS and The London Ride.
Eis Haus Experience & Lounge
Be first to see the EIS HAUS Experience, the ultimate pop-up ice lounge & real ice bar only at this year’s Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show. The launch will see EIS HAUS premiere in London before hitting the slopes of Europe through 2017.
Mountain Talks Theatre
The shows popular Mountain Talks Theatre will return with a curated line up of experts and athletes from across winter-sports. Join us to pick up insider tips from leading experts, learn how to stay safe on the slopes and meet Olympic athletes! Schedule here: http://london.skiandsnowboard.co.uk/attractions/mountain-talks-theatre
Gear Genius Bar
Snow sport retailer Snow + Rock will be offering visitors free, expert advice this year, to ensure they pick up the best kit for their needs. Whether a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, the experts will ensure visitors have the knowledge to choose the kit that will complement their skiing or snowboarding. The Gear Genius Bar will run alongside the Travel Genius Bar each day.
Tech+ Innovation Area
Exclusively preview action sports game STEEP, and discover the latest products for 2016/17. So strap in, suit up, and drop in, to compete, pull off epic stunts and share rides with friends. Coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC in December 2016, show visitors can exclusively preview the game in our STEEP interactive gaming zone! Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/cnBDNINSroc
Authentic Alpine Street Food
Forget traditional festival beers and lacklustre hot dogs, a world-class menu of alpine street food will tantalise your taste buds. Indulge in a rich, creamy tartiflette whilst watching pro-riders send it on our kicker or catch-up with friends over a burger and a cold beer. Menu: http://london.skiandsnowboard.co.uk/attractions/authentic-alpine-street-food
Travel Genius Bar
Whether you're a novice skier looking to explore the mountains for the first time, a family with young children unsure of the practicalities of a winter-sports holiday or a group of seasoned powder hounds keen to try something new, take advantage of the team of experts in the Travel Genius Bar. Throughout the show, experts will offer free, impartial advice to help visitors get the most out of their season.
Altitude Comedy Festival
Making it's debut in November 2015, Altitude Comedy Festival brought their unique blend of snow, laughs and stand up to The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show with performances from top acts including Live at the Apollo's Marcus Brigstocke, and Andrew Maxwell, rising stars and blistering cabaret.
Crystal Ice Rink
With the return of our ice skating rink this year, show visitors will be able to channel their inner Torvill & Dean! Whether you’re a complete amateur or a seasoned pro, strap on a pair of skates and glide around our winter escape. Children will be able to board one of the skating penguins who will safely guide them around the rink.
University Downtown Throwdown & Rail Jam
The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show has teamed up with Jibworx & Wasteland Ski to bring the final of their University tour - Downtown Throwdown to the show on Saturday. Fresh from touring the UK's best university ski clubs, the top athletes from each heat will be sending it, down the rail in a live final.
Meet Santa at the Show
At The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show, Norway home of Skiing is bringing St. Nicholas to Battersea, so you have the chance to meet him and ask for everything you want for Christmas whether that be a shiny new pair of skis or a trip to Norway! Santa will be at Battersea Evolution from 12.00 - 2.00 in the Kids’ Corner Cafe.
Kidzania London & Kids Corner
Keeping kids occupied at half-term can be tricky. This year, KidZania London is bringing their role-play adventures to the show. Blending learning with reality and entertainment, KidZania's activity based experience gives kids their first taste of independence and gets them thinking about what they might want to be in the future. We are pleased to launch Kids Corner where children will be able to enjoy a variety of fun activities while you sit back and relax...There will be magic shows, face painting, plus the Halloween trick or treating and games.
For more information or to purchase entry tickets, please visit: http://london.skiandsnowboard.co.uk/