National Trailboat Festivals

The next National Trailboat Festival is:

24th - 26th May 2014 Grand Western Canal
(hosted by Devon County Council)

Past IWA National Trailboat festivals:

25th - 27th May 2013 River Rother
(hosted by IWA Kent & East Sussex Branch)
2nd - 4th May 2012
Stroudwater Navigation
(hosted by Cotswold Canals Trust)
28th to 30th May 2011 Neath Canal
(hosted by Neath & Tennant Canal Trust)
29th - 31st May 2010 Monmouthshire Canal
(hosted by Mon, Brec, & Abergavenny CT)

The venue for the 2015 National Trailboat Festival will be announced in June 2014.

Applications are invited from hosts for 2016 onwards.




Organise a Festival!

Pick a vacant year! Advice about choosing a date can be found in Trailboat Festival Planning Basics.

In fact most of the advice waterways groups interested in organising an IWA National Trailboat Festival will need can also be found at the end of the link below.   

Comprehensive Advice for Prospective Trailboat Event Organisers