All events will be based in and around the water basin near Bakedd/Coppa Club, with live entertainment in the amphitheatre outside the central Library on St Ives Road.
Where can I park? There are several town centre pay and display car parks available including The Broadway (Nicholsons Centre), Hines Meadow (Sainsbury's)
Programme of Events
Join the Cavalcade
On the Water
Water-based fun including a Canoe Cavalcade, SUP Demonstrations, the Great Flamingo Chase, model boat trials and pedal boarding.
We are busy finalising details now so do come back and check regularly as we update the programme for the day.
In the Amphitheatre
Live music from 10am to 3pm. We are busy booking performers now so do come back and check regularly as we update the programme for the day.
All Day (10am-3pm)
Musical Mermaids, Stilt Walkers and Bubble Fairy!
A new feature this year will include roaming stilt walkers and a bubble fairy to thrill and excite our younger visitors. They may even find a musical mermaid or two for a truly enchanting experience!
The Roaming Magician
We are thrilled to welcome local magician Patrick Ashe to entertain the crowds at our Fun Day between 11am and 1pm.
Patrick (as seen on Britain’s Got Talent) is an actor, presenter and magician. He has been performing magic since he was 13 and is passionate about entertaining you all with his engaging style and mesmerizing tricks.
Canoeists and paddle boarders are invited to join us to celebrate restored town centre waterway, which for the first time is fully open to navigation between Town Moor and the new Green lane weir.
We will officially start the event at 10.00am, with a canoe cavalcade emerging to music into the main water basin by Bakedd/Coppa and want you to be part of it.
If you, your friends or family have a boat and want to join the fun please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to receive final access and parking instructions.
Book a Stall Space
There are a number of stall spaces (3m x 3m) available to both local charity groups and businesses. These will be located within the Waterside Quarter and on Chapel Arches as we have a road closure on a first come first served basis. Click the button below to book your space.
Bugs & Beasties at the Boat Lift, 11.30am - 1pm
Are you at primary school and want to find out what aquatic wildlife is in Maidenhead’s new waterway? Register for a free “dipping activity” between 11.30am and 1pm by emailing: email@example.com including name, age and a contact phone number.
Places are limited to 12 so confirmation of a place will be given.