Action will be at the Lochrin Basin (Edinburgh end of the Union Canal, behind Cargo bar - open in multimap) and will kick off at 12pm with the official opening. Here's a taster of what to expect:

water-based: raft race | free boat trips | canoe polo | water walkers
wee boat flotilla | canoe taster sessions | canoe display

land-based: stalls | bouncy castles | edinburgh print makers
face painting | under 5s area | exotic animal handling | art wall
kiddies' art corner | canal science tent | classic cars | model boats
McGills pop up hairdressing | brewing heritage of scotland

music & dance: Ayikutu | The Gorms | Bhundu Boy | Lara's Belly Dancers
Rise Kagona and the Jit Jive Band | Kabaret Bastardo | Galoshins
Anne's Pole Dancing Exhibition

food: Ninja Buns | Harajuku Kitchen | Alplings Dumplings | NKS Indian Cuisine

get involved:

If you'd like to have a stall for your local group, fill in this form and email

If you'd like to play music, have a great idea, or can volunteer to help on the day please contact Pat : or 0131 261 8529.

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