United Kingdom

Bedford river festival 2016

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What's Bedford river festival?

The Bedford River Festival celebrates the completion of a navigable route, by water, through raft races, bands, a road parade, a firework display, and boat shows. Founded in 1978 the event has grown to become the main tourist-attracting event in the town of Bedford, England, attracting more than 350,000 visitors. Usually held over a weekend in July the event also features a sports village, which creates a space for local sports clubs to demonstrate their skills. This event is regarded as being the second biggest free outdoor event in the country.
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Location / Venue of Bedford river festival

Location / Venue

River Great Ouse, Bedford

Access From City to Location

10 minutes by Bus

Access From Capital to City

35 minutes by Train from London to Bedford

Are you tourist bureau or event host?

I am Event Host