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

19th - 22nd August 2018 Old Bedford River Campaign Cruise
25th - 27th August 2018 IWA Festival of Water, St Neots (Cambridgeshire)
16th September 2018 Essex 10K Run
29th September 2018 IWA AGM (Gloucestershire)
4th - 6th May 2019 IWA Canalway Cavalcade (London)
1st - 2nd June 2019 IWA Trailboat Festival (Cumbria)

Workshops & Courses

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

See also

See past IWA events
See all forthcoming events in the calendar

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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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