Kirkintilloch Canal Festival

East Dunbartonshire
Sailing, Boating & Rowing

Starting life as a ‘Cops and Canals’ community day in 2001, the Kirkintilloch Canal Festival has grown into an award-winning annual event which transforms Kirkintilloch Town Centre every August into a buzzing hub of activity and excitement, centred around the Forth and Clyde Canal.  The Festival offers a huge programme of activities, taking place over a variety of town centre venues, with something guaranteed to appeal to all interests. 

The Kirkintilloch Canal Festival has received a prestigious British Urban Regeneration Association award for the record-breaking 2008 Canal Festival.  To read more about this visit the event website


Contact Details

David Gear, Festival Manager
East Dunbartonshire Council

For more information visit:

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T - 0141 578 8622

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