One of the longest running festivals in the UK, The Evesham River Festival will be starting on the 12th of July with boaters arriving with Saturday the 13th July being the main day.

The famous South Wales Rescue Dogs are back which the organisers are delighted to say. The dogs show their amazing ability to swim and rescue victims in the water have been a real crowd pleaser. Also this year will see steam boat rally along with lifeboat rides plus waterside parks music, food and drink.

The Festival is also famous for the boating parades including the illumination parade that starts at 10:00pm which always ends with a fireworks display. The event starts at 11:00am

There will also be music, fancy dress and stalls which include a beer tent, various food outlets and craft stands. For the children are the fairground rides and bouncy castles.