Ware Boat Festival 3rd – 5th July 2020

Ware Boat Festival 2011

Ware Boat Festival, on the River Lee in Ware, is a weekend of fun and frolics on, in, and around the river and the town organised by IWA Lee & Stort Branch.

Watch the boat parade, or step aboard a boat trip of your own. Visit the town fair and see the carnival procession. Root for your favourite in the Boat Handling Competition.

Book Your Mooring

Getting There

If you're driving down to the Festival, head for the either the Library car park (SG12 9XF) or Priory car park (SG12 0DE) - and head towards the River Lea from there.

Ware train station is also a short walk to the river.

Here are some pictures of past Festivals.

2017 Boat Festival

Follow Updates on Facebook

Check our Facebook event page for the latest updates.