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Blisworth Canal Festival

Head along to Blisworth Canal Festival for a weekend of fun that all the family can enjoy.

Event details

12th August 2017 to 13th August 2017


Grand Union Canal




Based across six other village venues close to the canal, Blisworth Canal Festival will have an array of attractions for everyone including:  

  • pony rides,
  • birds of prey
  • sheep shearing
  • rural craft demonstrations,
  • vintage caravans,
  • WWII vehicles,
  • art gallery,
  • have a go paintball
  • children’s rides and bouncy castles

The event is also ‘shopping heaven’ with number of traders. These can be found at every venue, from an army surplus store to jewellery, ethnic clothing and lantern stalls.

Live Music on the stage in the main Festival Field all weekend. Once again there will be a range of delicious food outlets and bars.

There will also be a dedicated ‘Dog Zone’. Joining the always popular Companion Dog Show (Saturday) with prizes and rosettes will be a have a go agility arena and scurry. There will be lots of stalls full of things for your pet as well as a hospitality zone.

Once again visitors will be able PARK, MOOR and ENTER* Blisworth Canal Festival for FREE!! (* except Open Gardens - £4 charge for exploring 10 village gardens on Sunday 13th August). All the organisers ask is that you purchase a festival brochure for £2 from a steward as this helps offset the festival set up costs.

Follow the signs to the FREE CAR PARK, buy a brochure and then explore what the festival has to offer.

For more information visit Blisworth Canal Festival 

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