The UK’s only event dedicated to all things winter is returning to London’s Battersea Park on 24 – 27 October for an unmissable start to the ski season with four-action packed days.
There’s a range of activities to suit everyone including families, après-loving revellers, novice skiers and those who are regular visitors to the slopes, designed to encourage visitors to give snow sports a go and get in the mood for the mountains.
See thrilling competitions from the country’s finest ski and snowboard athletes on the events 50-foot real-snow kicker, slide into next ski season on the ice rink, which also hosts curling competitions, try skateboarding and learn how it can improve your skills on the slopes and join the party with an unforgettable line-up of live music and DJ sets. All this and more is included in the price of a ticket.
Meet the Experts
The Telegraph’s award-winning ski experts will be joined at the Festival by some of the world’s top professional athletes and snow-sport experts. Whether it’s learning how to transform your technique from a ski guru, hearing how Team GB made the podium at the Winter Olympics or quizzing the Telegraph’s expert on how to find the perfect ski resort, with talks running throughout the four days you’re bound to leave inspired.
Henry Druce, editor of The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard commented, ‘’We are so excited to be back this October at Battersea Evolution for The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival. The show has gone from strength to strength each year, and with a selection of new attractions and offerings for 2019, the event is expected to be one of the biggest and most exciting yet. The Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival will certainly be a day to remember and is a great opportunity for visitors to get excited and inspired about the ski season ahead.”
With more than 100 exhibitors from the world’s best winter destinations, including Norway Home of Skiing, The Tirol and France Montagnes who will all on hand to help you get prepared for your next trip to the mountains, as well as top retailers stocking the latest and greatest kit and equipment, you need look no further for the latest holiday ideas or winter wardrobe inspiration.
Fun for All the Family
With a jam-packed schedule of activities, such as dog sledding, roller skiing, face painting, and kids entertainers plus a vintage Ferris wheel at the heart of the event, Battersea Park makes for a great day out for the whole family over half-term. All this is washed down by craft beer, served by London’s Redchurch brewery, and a healthy helping of world-class mountain food. Cheers to the ski season!
To get your tickets, head to skiandsnowboard.co.uk