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Canal Boat Holiday guests cruising the Grand Union Canal this weekend should moor up for a while and visit the Blisworth Canal Festival.

This years festival is being held from 10th to 11th August and promises to be fun filled for the whole family.

The waterfront will be full of trade boats and stalls selling everything from cheese to boat oil with trip boats operating both days.

Village venues close to the canal will be full of a variety of exciting attractions including pony rides, a master blacksmith, a have a go bell-tower, a variety of food outlets, wood carving, laser arena, bars, rural craft demonstrations, companion dog show, vintage caravans, WWII re-enactment, children’s fairground, chicken display, Art Gallery and Bistro.

There will be free heritage walks and longer guided rambles to take part in over the weekend as well as free live music to enjoy.

Simply moor up on the canal bank and enjoy the festivities.

Our Canal Boats are a real home form home and come fully equipped with everything you may need.

Pick up your Canal Boat from Union Wharf in Market Harborough and cruise the short distance along the Grand Union Canal to Blisworth.

Your holiday home will be close to you just get up in the morning step off your Canal Boat and you will be right in the centre of all of the activities.

At the end of an exciting day just head for home, which will only be a few feet away moored on the canal tow path.


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