Family-Friendly Boston.com Ski And Snowboard Expo Nov. 12-15
Ready to plan for the best winter yet? The place to do that is the Boston.com Ski & Snowboard Expo, presented by Subaru of New England, Nov. 12-15 at the Seaport World Trade Center. There’s nothing like getting the family jazzed for winter than taking the whole gang to Expo to set the wheels in motion.
“The Expo has always been a family-friendly event,” Expo producer Bernie Weichsel told SnoCountry.com. “There are so many events the kids will love, and we all know that when the kids have a good time, parents will too.”
Weichsel added there are some great ways to make attending the Expo easy and affordable. “For many of us, time is money, and you can save both by buying tickets ahead of time.” Find a link for a $3 coupon off admission online.
Save time too by planning ahead with the mobile app to get exhibitor lists, floorplans, feature entertainment and special celebrity appearance schedules.
Try the Marine Central Parking Garage, 373 Northern Ave.,opposite Harpoon Brewery, for parking deals. Park and ride to the Expo for $12 for up to eight hours, including a free shuttle from the garage right to the Expo entrance doors.
East Coast Alpine’s gigantic retail sale right in the Expo hall is a huge annual draw. Enjoy winter by being properly dressed for it.
Find Expo-only offers and the whole range of lift ticket, season pass and vacation packages offered at some of the best prices of the coming winter.
There’s a new twist on a favorite Expo attraction with the NFL sponsoring the ever-popular Skyriders! trampoline aerial ski spectacular.
SIA Nordic Village hosts The Biathlon Experience including actual laser rifle and target and daily competitions.
Protect Our Winters (POW) will bring an important perspective to the Expo on ways to combat climate change.
The Vertical Runway Fashion will showcase the hottest new looks to dazzle on snowy slopes this winter.
Get the kids moving at the Wachusett Mountain Kids Snowpark and Learning Center, Burton’s Riglet Learn- to-Snowboard Park, The ELITEAM Fitness Challenge, and The Slackers Slackline Demo and Competition arena.
Photos: Get into the snowy spirit and find great deals at the Boston.com Ski and Snowboard Expo. (Kathe Dillmann); Even the youngest of Riglets will find fun around every corner of the Expo. (Kathe Dillmann)