Festival of Water - Crafts and Stalls

We welcome both water based and land traders to the Festival of Water.

Book now! Contact 01635 414567 or email event.trade@waterways.org.uk for details or download and return the trader application form. Trade pitches (not catering) are priced at only £95 (plus VAT) per 3m x 3m pitch for the full 3 days.  Registered charities are at the reduced price of £45 (plus VAT).  Electric supply is available but please book early.

Crafts and Stalls at the Festival

Peruse these stalls at the Festival to find out about local waterway projects, stock up on treats and buy artisan crafts.

Boaters Christian Fellowship   

Literature, childrens games and information.

Buckingham Canal Society 

Restoration Society working to restore the Buckingham Canal   

Canal & River Trust Waterside Moorings   

Charms & Nails   

Handmade gifts and accessories

Costco Wholesale   

Costco membership    

Crazy Carrot Crafts   

Glassware, knitted and sewn items, lucky dips and novelty items

Cupcakes & Cookies  

Cupcakes, cookies, sweet kebabs, sock monkeys & summer craft    

Dances with Rain   

Unique spiritual and gemstone jewellery (Sat & Sun only)

Deeping Fudge   

Handmade Fudge

Environment Agency Flood Resilience

Come and learn about flood risk in your area.

Friends n Trends    

Jewellery, hair accessories, fancy goods and kids corner

Giggly Pig  

Handmade sausages, bacon and faggots all produced from our own Saddleback Pigs

Handmade by Janet   

Glassware, woodware, greeting cards and bespoke handmade items


Traditional clothing and crafts from Equador

Ice Cream Republic  

Handmade wire art and name accessories

IWA Chiltern Branch   

IWA branded merchandise and campaign information

IWA South London Branch   

Spreading awareness of rivers and canals and supporting waterways restoration.

Jazzie Roo Books   

Get a free balloon when you buy an Usborne Book

Kids Bee Happy Sand Art Studio   

Sand Art Activity for Children    

Mr Smiths Treats   

Sweets & Confectionery, Fudge, American Sweets, Sweet Gifts    

Pansy Power Craft   

Handmade sewn & crocheted goods for adults, children, babies & dogs    

Ragdoll Rugs n' Bags   

Knitted rugs bags & toys    

River Canal Rescue   

Breakdown, Recovery & Boat Rescue service across the UK inland waterways    


RSPB membership

Sea Rangers   

Youth water activities for girls    


Stunning Sterling Silver Jewellery    

Thames & Medway Canal Association

Information stand for canal association     

The Fairy Boat   

Wire Bead & Flower Fairies & associated items (Floating trader)

The Pod Floating Studio   

Canal Inspired Hand Made Fused Glass all work is made aboard my narrow boat on the Chesterfield Canal.    

The Sweetie Stop   


Woofs Treats   

Natural Defra approved Dog Treats, Gifts for Dog Lovers    

WRG NW    

Hundreds of 2nd-hand books & bric-a-brac Most prices under £1    

Festival Details

Free Admission!

Entry to the festival and car parking is free.

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See more information about our 2018 event in the IWA Festival of Water programme.

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