The Singapore Yacht Show is back – bigger than ever this year. Here’s 10 reasons why you shouldn’t miss it!
The sixth edition of the Singapore Yacht Show is happening in under three weeks and we couldn’t be more excited! Held at ONE°15 Marina Club in Sentosa Cove from 7 to 10 April; this year’s show is set to be the biggest one yet. Here’s our roundup of the best things to see and do.
1. Yoga on the Docks
Those looking to relax and unwind from the festivities can take part in free yoga sessions. Relax, rejuvenate and revitalise during the show with classes specially curated by the expert team at Guava Pass. Yoga on the docks takes place from noon to 1pm on Saturday 9 April and Sunday 10 April.
2. Beauty Corner
Who would have ever thought that there’ll be a chance for you to slot in some pampering at a yacht show? Well, at SYS 2016 you can! Head to the beauty corner courtesy of Vaniday for complimentary massages on Thursday, 7 April and Friday, 8 April and free manicures on Saturday, 9 April and Sunday 10 April.
3. Vintage Chic from Princess Yachts
Princess Yachts will be showcasing Project 31@50, the return of the first ever model to be built by the brand which has undergone unique restoration in celebration of the company’s 50th anniversary. Look out for the stunning limited edition capsule collection of merchandise that will be showcased alongside this vintage classic. Renowned Spanish illustrator Jaume Vilardell was commissioned to produce two images encapsulating the 1960’s holiday-chic vibe to incorporate into the designs.
4. Tasty Treats from our favourite chef
This year’s show is going to be tastier than ever! On Sunday 10 April, celebrity chef Audra will host a cook-off demonstration on the Esplanade showing us how to make the best seafood dishes. Be sure to stop by the demonstration to stand a chance to win a signed copy of Audra’s new cookbook! If the heat takes its toll, head to Momolato and sample its special SYS lolly!
5. Fast Cars
Got a thing for speed? The Singapore Yacht Show epitomises the luxury and glamorous lifestyle and it doesn’t just stop at yachts and toys. 20 of Lamborghini’s fastest cars will be parading on the Esplanade on Sunday, 10 April from 1 to 4pm.
6. Fashion’s Finest
Fashionistas, this one’s for you! Head on down to the Esplanade from 5 to 6pm on Saturday, 9 April to see fashion shows from exclusive fashion brands like Wang Meng who is known for her chic and classic designs and Jog Swimwear, a luxury French swimwear brand that features retro-inspired designs with clean lines.
Who said toys were just for boys? Some incredible boat toys and accessories will be on display at the show and girls, you’ll be in for a treat too! U Boat Worx will be returning to this year’s Show with its C-Explorer three personal submarine. This three-person underwater vehicle that can carry passengers to a depth of 1,000m in a fully air-conditioned and spacious interior. This ultimate toy provides an unobstructed 360-degree view under the sea in unparalleled comfort and manoeuvrability. Quadrofoil will also be making its Asian debut at the Show. It’s an eco-friendly jet ski, raised on four hydrofoils that rapidly slices through the water. We know all this might sound foreign but trust us when we say it’s a lot of fun!
A brand new addition to this year’s show is a Demonstration Platform where the latest in water toys will be showcased. Look out for Flyboards, Kayaks, the Seabob, Lampuga and Hoverboards!
9. Sensational Superyachts
Fraser Yachts will be presenting the 50m Sensation. Gracing Singapore waters for the first time, Sensation boasts a five well-appointed staterooms with ample accommodation for up to 12 guests. Psst…you must check out the jacuzzi!
10. The Jewel in Benetti’s Crown
The beautiful Benetti will be returning to the Lion City with one of its most revered yachts of last few years. Lady Candy, a majestic 56m based in South East Asia is no ordinary yacht. Her interior layout has been revised and maximised ensuring guests the ultimate luxury, while her owner brought a touch of Asia to her styling with light woods and neutral tones appearing throughout. The full-beam owner’s suite, unusually, is on the upper deck aft where it can take advantage of the 180-degree panorama over the private aft deck. This stunning yacht also benefits from an advanced stabilisation system for comfort and enjoyment of guests.
Doesn’t this all sound like so much fun? Mark the dates on your calendar girls, you’ll be sailing off to a jolly good time at the Singapore Yacht Show!