TRY A FORMULA 1 POWERBOAT!
Take the thrill ride of a lifetime in a Formula 1 Powerboat! From your seat beside the driver (or should it be pilot!) experience speeds of up to 120mph and 6g’s during cornering as you race over the Clyde under the expert care of the Gordon Cook Racing Team! You can be on board for just £35 per trip and relive the experience afterwards thanks to their on-board cameras! The F1 Powerboat Experience operates Friday to Sunday (subject to weather) and is situated near the Riverside Inverclyde Pavilion. Find out more or book in advance visit 2 Seater F1 To book your seat on the day visit the 2 Seater F1 stand in the ‘Get On The Water’ pavilion.
Step On Board A Round The World Race Yacht
Step aboard the first ever Clipper Round The World race yacht ‘Taeping’. She will be making her only 2018 boat show appearance at Kip Marina during Scotland’s Boat Show 2018. Imagine eleven months of ocean sailing on a sixty foot yacht with more than a dozen other crew. Now you can as Taeping opens her doors to visitors during the show. Located on the main pontoon, she will be open for viewing each day of the show. Step aboard to get a feel for life on the ocean waves and talk to one of the Taeping team to find out exactly how difficult it is to brush your teeth in a gale! Image; PFM Pictures
The Pelle P Fashion Show!
The Pelle P Fashion Show Saturday & Sunday 1pm – The Chartroom Cafe @ Riverside Inverclyde Pavilion 2.30pm – WCS Food & Drink Pavilion The ‘Name of the Game’ is Pelle P – the iconic outdoor and active clothing brand from Sweden – and you can ‘Take A Chance’ to see the new winter range up close when Kip Chandlery boss Sven-Arne Johansson (insert ‘Dancing Queen’ joke here!) with his team of top models present a Pelle P fashion show on both Saturday & Sunday at 1pm in The Chartroom Cafe @ Riverside Inverclyde Pavilion followed by a repeat performance at 2.30pm in the WCS Food & Drink Pavilion The show features the new collection of technical and fashion wear from Pelle P that will have you saying Gimee! Gimee! Gimee!
Get In The Air at Scotland’s Boat Show 2018
Get In The Air! Enjoy spectacular views of Scotland’s Boat Show and the Firth of Clyde with a Heliscot helicopter flight for only £35! There is nothing quite like the sensation of hovering in a powerful, fast-moving helicopter – looking down at the ground just a few feet below before your pilot has applies power and you can feel the helicopter accelerating as you are climb to 1000 feet. Admire the breath-taking countryside and incredible views of the show and the River Clyde as your pilot will point out the local landmarks. Don’t forget to take your camera, so you can you can re-live the experience with friends and family and show off your fantastic photographs. Our Helicopter Pleasure Flight are operated by Heliscot with Adventure001.com and fly on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October weather permitting. Book your thrill of a lifetime flight SBS Helicopter Flights
WCS Live Cooking Demonstrations at SBS18
West College Scotland Live Cooking Demonstrations @ SBS18 Join the WCS students & lecturers live at Scotland’s Boat Show 2018 in the West College Scotland Food & Drink Pavilion for a series of fantastic daily cooking demonstrations. After last year’s popular live demonstrations with Celebrity Chef Nick Nairn, and as this is the Year of Young people, watch the culinary stars of the future as the Hospitality Students of West College Scotland present three shows a day of different dishes using the finest Scottish ingredients. Admission is FREE although we will ask for a donation to local charities on the day – you can reserve your free ticket via the online booking system from 14th September. The West College Food & Drink Pavilion will be full of unique Scottish food and drink producers in a ‘street market’ style setting with everything from Alba Seafoods, Erincroft Bakery, The Damn Fine Cheese Company, Gigha Halibut, Artisan Gin and many, many more.