For Children

Activities for Children at Crick Boat Show

Free entry for children

There is free entry for children on all 3 days of the Crick Boat Show. Bring along the whole family on any day of the show, or all weekend, and pay only for the adults, providing excellent value for parents, grandparents and carers.

Children's activities

face painting at Crick Boat ShowThere’s free face painting provided by the London Narrow Boat Project on the Quayside, who will be collecting donations towards their charity.

Canal & River Trust will be providing many fun activities in which children can take part in the Heritage and Wildlife marquee. Check back here for more announcements on what’s happening at Crick for children.

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Crick Marina

Since opening in 1996, Crick Marina has become one of the most sought-after marinas in the country.

Crick marina has a great location on a 21-mile lock-free pound, ideal for relaxed weekends afloat, yet handy for all major cruising routes.


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