RNLI Festival Weekend

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RNLI Festival Poster 2016
Festival Schedule
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Our fifth annual RNLI Festival is on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September at Overwater Marina.
All the money raised on the day goes to the RNLI to support their vital nationwide life saving service.
Saturday

  • Boat Share Show 10am to 5.30pm
  • BBQ & Entertainment (live music and A Waterways Comedy, hot food and the RNLI bar) from 5.30pm
    Sunday
  • Donkey Derby 11am to 1.30pm
  • Donkey Rides from 1,3opm
  • Dog Show with Steve Leonard 2,30pm
  • Whitchurch Dog Display Team 3.30pm
  • RNLI Childrens Presentation half-hourly from noon
    Saturday and Sunday
  • Cheshire Cat boat trips round the Marina
  • Wheelyboat Trips
  • RNLI Stalls and Raffle in the Main Marquee
  • Canal & River Trust, Inland Waterways and Shropshire Union Canal Society Stands
  • Food & Drink
  • Food by Marshall Catering and Oxtail & Trotter
  • Waterside Café
  • Cream Teas
  • Snugbury's Ice Cream by Lllovely
  • RNLI bar
    Car Parking
    £5 for weekend car pass (£3 after 2pm on Sunday).
    Caravans and Camping
    Some field pitches are available for the Festival weekend only (no facilities) -- please book in advance with Overwater Marina on 01270 812677.

    Further reading

    quiz night
    Carol: Sun 14 Apr 11:41am

    Join us on Saturday 11th May, at 7.30pm, for our monthly quiz night.At only £2 ahead, which includes sandwiches and snacks, this is a great social event; just bring your own drinks and glasses. Bring a team, or join one, and try and topple the current champions, the 'Bluebells'.If you would like to join us, please pop your name on the list in the office, or call us on 01270...

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    Carol: Sun 31 Mar 2:34pm

    Join us on Saturday 13th April, at 7.30pm, for our monthly quiz night.At only £2 ahead, which includes sandwiches and snacks, this is a great social event; just bring your own drinks and glasses. Bring a team, or join one, and try and topple the current champions, the 'Marina Pirates'.If you would like to join us, please pop your name on the list in the office, or call us on...

    The Audlem Lass
    Janet: Thu 21 Mar

    The Audlem Lass will be back in the water from 30th March 2019. This wonderful little service, run by volunteers, offers a short boat trip from the marina to the bottom of the Audlem Flight (and back). The service operates every Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday until the end of October. You can also charter the boat for private use during the week, subject to crew availability. Call Joe...

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