Britain’s Great
Boating Festival14-23 September 2018

Get on The Water and Try A Boat


Try a Boat - Sailing

Your chance to get on the water and experience the thrill of boating

On The Water

Visitors to the Show can experience the thrill of being out on the water with the hugely popular Try-a-Boat feature. Whether you're a bold beginner or a sailing veteran, choose from a more varied selection of the latest RIBs, powerboats and yachts to enjoy getting out on the water FREE.Try a Boat - Power


This attraction is in great demand so get to the Show early as it’s first come, first served. Book your Try-a-Boat session as soon as you enter the Show, in the Arena. Try-a-Boat is available for children aged 8 upwards, and under 18s need a signature from an adult.


Due to adverse weather conditions there is a strong possibility that some of the on the water activities may be suspended at certain times during the day. For the latest information and updates please ask at the relevant attraction or at the booking point.

All Show Attractions

Take a look at some of the other attractions to see at the London Boat Show:

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