All aboard for boat show

Tickets are now on sale for next year's Crick Boat Show & Waterways Festival.

Thursday, 15th December 2016, 9:30 am
Updated Thursday, 15th December 2016, 1:00 pm
Crowds gathered over the bank holiday weekend, to attend the annual Crick Boat Show. Stalls and attractions offered a wide variety of things to do and see, for all who visited. Pictured: Sue Woodward NNL-150524-192034009

It’s taking place from May 27-29 at Crick Marina and earlybirds can save on their tickets.

The annual event, which showcases the inland waterways industry with over 250 exhibitors from across the canal world, offers a fantastic day out for all the family with dozens of boats to look round, free boat trips, live music, children’s activities, a real ale marquee, and a large variety of food and drink stalls.

Organised by Waterways World in partnership with the Canal & River Trust and Crick Marina, the 2017 Show is expected to attract over 25,000 visitors.

The show has attractions for everyone.

Peter Johns, publisher of Waterways World and show director, said: “We are looking forward to welcoming people to our 2017 Crick Boat Show - the number one boat show at the heart of the waterway network.

“Whether people are boating enthusiasts, looking to buy boating products and services, or just looking for a great family day out by the water, there’s lots to see and do at Crick Boat Show.”

“Once again, all children aged 16 and under will receive free entry on all three days of the Show, making it a fantastic value family day out over the bank holiday.”

For more information and to book tickets, visit, call 01283 742970.

The show has attractions for everyone.