Bike and Boats 2019

Following last year's success, we're once again recreating the popular early 1900s Bike Carnivals of Ellesmere Port from the town to the museum.

Event details

25 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port

Shropshire Union Canal


National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port

South Pier Road
Ellesmere Port
CH65 4FW
We're making a weekend of itin 2019. On the Saturday you'll be able to decorate your bike and join in the activity workshop. FREE entry to all taking part in the activities.

On the Sunday morning, join the FREE, popular parade from Whitby Park, Ellesmere Port to the National Waterways Museum where there will be lots of bike and boat activities going on! FREE entry to all visitors.

So 'Bling Your Bikes' and join a decorated musical bike ride with live music to the free festival at the National Waterways Museum to celebrate Ellesmere Port’s rich historic past of bicycles and boats.

The bike ride is 2.5 miles along a flat traffic-free canal towpath and marshalled roads, suitable for all ages. Plus, there'll be prizes for the best-decorated bikes.
Please register for the bike ride here.
Free admission for the weekend.

Subject to change.
Please keep an eye on the page for more details.
Bike and Boats Festival Ellesmere Port