East London Waterway Festival

Ages 11 - 25

Basically, it’s a giant, bank holiday festival celebrating fun on the water.

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The only double-gated lock in the country is going to re-open the Queen Elizabeth Park. To celebrate, there will be a boat flotilla, free boat trips and  taster-sessions in canoeing,dragon boat racing and rowing. You’ll find live music, dance performances, activities for kids, food stalls and much more.

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Some water-based activities may require booking, so visit www.canalrivertrust.org.uk/carpentersroadlock.


28 August, all day


Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Carpenters Road Lock

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