Events & Festivals


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

IWA Festivals & Boat Rallies

1st - 2nd June 2019 IWA Trailboat Festival (Cumbria)
5th - 7th July 2019 Ware Boat Festival (Hertfordshire)
24th - 26th August 2019 IWA Festival of Water, Waltham Abbey (Essex)
2nd - 4th May 2020 IWA Canalway Cavalcade (London)

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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