Stallholders - Eldonian Village Canal Festival

Peruse the artisan craft stalls and find out about local restoration projects.

Bubble Blaster

Captivating Cushions -create the perfect memory by turning your favourite photo into a hand quilted cushion.

Canal & River Trust Education

Chester Canal Heritage Trust - promoting the heritage of the Chester Canal, which runs from Chester to Nantwich and is now part of the Shropshire Union Canal.

Daniel Adamson Preservation Society - Find out about the Danny, a new and unique experience aboard the Daniel Adamson in Liverpool.

Glitterbugz - glitter tattoos ideal for the young and young at heart.

The Home Brew Boat - brings home brewing to the boaters, other canal users and anyone keen to brew their own beer, cider, wine and to distil their own spirits.

IWA Sales & Information

IWA Wild over Waterways - activities for children.

National Waterways Museum - Waterways museum at Ellesmere Port.

Ruth Symonds Crafts

Sankey Canal Restoration Society - working towards the full restoration of the Sankey Canal.

Waterways Craft Guild -  encouraging, setting and maintaining high standards of knowledge and practice in the traditional skills of those who lived and worked, on and around, the waterways in the days of commercial carrying.

Waterway Recovery Group - volunteers restoring the waterways.

Event Details

Event Programme

For all you need to know about the festival - take a look at our souvenir programme and guide.

Opening times

Saturday 12 - 6 pm
Sunday 12 - 5 pm


Car parking available on the old Trinity School site, Eldon Place, L3 6HE

Book your place

Find out more about booking your boat or trade stall at the festival.


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