In addition to “talking shop” and “simply messing about with boats and things”, there are some wonderful family amusements for all to enjoy. The “Be A Diver Pool” will take you on the first step in an underwater adventure to explore coral reefs, shipwrecks and incredible marine life, with the opportunity to learn the basics of scuba diving in a controlled and safe environment. Seldom do you get the chance to experience a new past-time before embarking on it— it’s free!
So kids can learn more about “Jaws”, you can have the kiddies enjoy the “Live Shark Experience”! Sharks have captured our imagination for thousands of years, stirring the fears and fascination of ocean sailors, researchers and scientists. Their legacy has long been misunderstood, learn more about them, touch them, talk to them, feed them at the Shark Tank!
For adult’s culinary experience, they’re offering a “Craft Beer Garden”- for tasting the very best in Texas “craft beers” each day at the Show with the purchase of a “tasting token”.
Once again, the Show will offer a program of over 40 entertaining and educational seminars (free) that cover a wide range of topics to expand knowledge on general boating, cruising, living aboard, exploring Houston and Mexico, learning how to get started, the must-have knowledge of staying safe at sea and so forth. The Seminars will be held at the South Shore Harbour Resort & Conference Center, the official Hotel of the Boat Show conveniently located on site, hosted by technical experts, well-seasoned sailors, best-selling authors and world cruisers. List of boat show seminars here. Please be sure to contact J/Boats Southwest for a coupon for discounted admission. Contact- info@JBoatsSouthwest.com For more Southwest International Show information