Events & Festivals


The first place to look for details of our main events. Many of the events are family orientated with plenty to see and do for all ages.

2nd - 3rd May 2020 IWA Canalway Cavalcade (London)
23rd - 25th May 2020 IWA Trailboat Festival (Alfold/Dunsfold)
22nd - 23rd August 2020 Boat Gathering (Anderton/IWA Chester & Merseyside Branch)
29th - 31st August 2020 IWA Festival of Water (Worcester)
12th - 13th September 2020 Boat Gathering (Stoke Bruerne/IWA Northampton Branch)

Workshops & Courses

Find out about our latest courses and workshops designed to help volunteers to protect and restore the waterways.

All events

See all forthcoming events in the calendar

Upload Your Event

Anyone can upload waterway events to the IWA calendar although events submitted are subject to approval. Find out more about uploading events.

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