steam rallies and events

Inland Waterways

April 2019

Sat 13th - Sun 14th Apr 2019: Fire & Water!

Avon Valley Railway
Bitton Station , Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, Bristol, BS30 6HD.
Tel: 0117 932 5538.

Join the ‘Star Tugs’ from 1980s children’s TV and take a trip down memory lane! Enjoy a trip onboard Bristol’s historic fire-boat…

Fire Appliances / Inland Waterways / Railways

Fri 19th - Mon 22nd Apr 2019: 42nd Annual Easter Boat Gathering

National Waterways Museum
South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 4FW.
Tel: 0151 355 5017.

Tens of boats will moor up across the museum’s seven-acre site. While boaters catch up on news museum visitors can stroll along the waterside, soak…

Inland Waterways

May 2019

Fri 3rd - Mon 6th May 2019: St Richard’s Canal Festival

Vines Park, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire, .

The classic cars (days to be confirmed) will be on display in the town centre this time and not at the Lido Car Park.

Classic Cars / Inland Waterways

Sat 4th - Mon 6th May 2019: IWA Canalway Cavalcade

Little Venice, Paddington, London, Greater London, W2 6NE.
Tel: 07788 204 442.

Inland Waterways

Sat 18th - Sun 19th May 2019: Rickmansworth Canal Festival

Batchworth Lock Canal Centre
99 Church Street, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 1JJ.
Tel: 01923 778 382.

The top attraction for many is the wonderful array of canal boats from across the country – a terrific spectacle, with at least 100 craft of many…

Inland Waterways

Sat 18th - Sun 19th May 2019: Moira Canal Festival

Moira Furnace, Furnace Lane, Moira, Leicestershire, DE12 6AT.
Tel: 01530 273 956.

Boats, bands, bar, live steam, historic re-enactments, fire eating, Morris dancing, vintage engines, Moira Furnace Museum, children’s entertainment…

Classic Cars / Country Fayre / Inland Waterways / Motorbikes / Steam and Vintage Rallies / Tractors

Sat 25th - Mon 27th May 2019: Crick Boat Show

Crick Marina, West Haddon Road, Crick, Northamptonshire, .

Inland Waterways

June 2019

Sat 1st - Sun 2nd Jun 2019: Etruria Canals Festival

Etruria Industrial Museum
Lower Bedford Street, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 7AF.
Tel: 01782 233 144 / 07900 267 711.

The museum hosts a family-friendly summer festival. It brings together narrowboats, canal boats in a lively carnival atmosphere with additional attractions…

Inland Waterways / Stationary Steam

Sat 15th - Sun 16th Jun 2019: Foxton Locks Festival

Foxton Locks, Foxton, Nr Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7RA.
Tel: 0116 2792 657.

Fairground / Inland Waterways

Sun 23rd Jun 2019: Lymm Historic Transport Day

Lymm Village Centre , Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0JB.

The 7th annual event that offers a unique combination of amazing transport attractions: 2 Spitfires – one in the air, one on the ground, historic…

Aircraft / Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles / Fairground / Fire Appliances / Inland Waterways / Military / Miniature Railway / Models / Motorbikes / Organs / Steam and Vintage Rallies / Tractors

Wed 26th - Sun 30th Jun 2019: Russell Newbery Register Rally

River Avon, Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire, .

The 2019 summer rally will be rather different from any previous RNR rally. For the first time we will be not be located on a CRT (previously BW) waterway;…

Inland Waterways

Sat 29th - Sun 30th Jun 2019: Historic Narrowboat Rally & Canal Festival

Braunston Marina, The Wharf, Braunston, Nr Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 7JH.

This is the 15th hugely popular working narrowboats rally – the UK's largest! Well over 80 historic boats gather and take part in parades with…

Inland Waterways

August 2019

Sat 24th - Sun 25th Aug 2019: Burnley Canal Festival

Sandygate Square, Sandygate, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 1RN.

Sandygate in Burnley will come to life again this year with vibrant performances, and magical family activities, for the Canal Festival. This dynamic celebration…

Inland Waterways

Sat 24th - Mon 26th Aug 2019: IWA Festival of Water

Lee Navigation, Waltham Abbey, Greater London, .

Inland Waterways

September 2019

On the first weekend of September each year the small, sleepy Leicestershire village of Shackerstone springs into life with the sights and sounds of the…

Aircraft / Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles / Fairground / Inland Waterways / Military / Miniature Steam / Motorbikes / Railways / Stationary Engines / Steam and Vintage Rallies / Tractors

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Huddlesford Heritage Gathering

Lichfield Cruising Club, Huddlesford Junction, Coventry Canal, , , WS13 8PX.

Our biennial gathering of Historic Boats, Floating Traders, Private Boats, and Classic Vehicles, with exhibitors and displays on the field. Music, entertainment,…

Classic Cars / Inland Waterways

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