Summer Festivals

Enjoy all the fun of a canal festival this summer. There's plenty to choose from.

Norbury Canal Festival

We've got lots of festivals and events for you and your families to enjoy this summer. From the picturesque Blisworth Canal Festival on the Grand Union Canal, to the city setting of the East London Waterways Festival in August celebrating the regeneration of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park waterways.  

Wherever you are, there is sure to be a festival or event close by to you this summer. Come and take a look!  


Blisworth Canal Festival

Black Country Boating Festival - 8 - 10 September 2017 
Head to the 31st Black Country Boating Festival.

Slough Canal Festival - 9 & 10 September 2017 
Organised by Slough Borough Council, you'll find boat trips, canal wares, arts and crafts, canal fishing, healthy walks, kids activities, falconry, mobile farm and refreshments.

Two Arms on Two Legs Running Festival - 10 September 2017 
Get your running shoes on! We've got a half marathon and a 10k run taking place along the Wendover and Aylesbury Arms.

Tipton Canal & Community Festival - 15 - 17 September 2017 
Head to the Tipton Canal & Community Festival, for a weekend of fun for all the family.

Vintage Foxton Festival 16 & 17 September 2017 
We're planning two days of vintage and classic fun, from steam engines, costume parades, craft stalls and of course a flotilla of historic working boats from across the network.

Sheffield Waterfront Festival - Saturday/Sunday  - 23 & 24 September 2017 
Come along for a weekend of family fun at the Sheffield Waterfront Festival. (click the link above on either day Saturday or Sunday for further information)

Hayes Canal Festival - 24 September 2017 
Come along to the Hayes Canal Festival where there's lots of fun to be had for all the family.

Last date edited: 5 September 2017