Programme of Events

The 2021 Festival will be open from 10 am on Friday 27th August
 The pop-up pub will be open and serving a full menu of delicious dishes and the bar will be open!

2021 running order

Every day the steam passenger boat ALASKA will depart from her moorings on pontoon F at 10:00, 11:00 and 12:00, then again at 14:00, 15:00, 1600 and possibly 17:00.
Tickets can be purchased from the Alaska tent close by her moorings.

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

10:00 -

10:15 -

11:00 -

12:00 -

 

12:45 -

 

13:30 -

14:30 -

15:00 -

15:30 -

16:00 -

16:30 - 

17:15 -

18:00 -

24:00 -

10:00 -

10:30 -

11:30 -

12:00 -

12:30 -

12:40

13:00 -

14:00 -

14:17 -

15:00 -

15:00 -

15:30 - 

16:00 -

16:30 - 

17:00 -

18:00 -​

24:00 -

GATES OPEN

Welcome & Safety Announcements

Electric and Open Launches, then

Special Interest class

Slipper stern launches

ERT-SAR (Emergency Response Team)

demo in front of Commentary Tent

Steam Boat Association

"Synchronised Slippers" display

Amphibians, then Military craft

Association of Dunkirk Little Ships

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Bremont Great War Display team

Thames Vintage Boat Club, then

other Cabin Cruisers

Family Dog Show starts on Lower Meadow near Al Fresco dining

Thames Traditional Boat Society, then

then other un-powered craft

Bates Starcraft Owners' Club

AWARDS CEREMONY at the

Crooked Billet. All welcome!

CROOKED BILLET party featuring

live music from "Night Train"  

until 23:30

Closedown

 

Silent running until 07:00 Monday

GATES OPEN

TVBC slip moorings

Welcome & Safety Announcements,

including Covid announcements as may be necessary

Thames Vintage Boat Club

then other Cabin Cruisers

Thames Traditional Boat Society, then

other un-powered craft

ERT-SAR Emergency response team display in front of Commentary Tent

Electric boats, then Open launches

Bates Starcraft Owners' Club

Slipper stern launches

Steam Boat Association, then

Special Interest class

'Synchronised Slippers' display

Amphibians, then Military craft

Association of Dunkirk Little Ships

CROOKED BILLET party 

featuring music by 'The Covered'

Closedown

Silent running until 07:00 Saturday

09:30 -

10:00-

10:15 -

11:00 -

11:30 -

12:30 - 

 

 

13:00 - 

13:30 -

 

13:45 -

14:30 -

14:45 -

15:00 -

 

 

15:30 -

16:00 - 

17:00 -

18:00 -

21:45 -

22:00 -

 

24:00 -

Electric and Open launches slip 

GATES OPEN

Welcome & Safety Announcements

Electric then Open launches 

Bates Starcraft Owners' Club

Amphibians, then Military craft

Thames Traditional Boat Society, then

other un-powered craft

(Slippers slip before ERT-SAR, please)

ERT-SAR (Emergency Response Team)

demo in front of Commentary Tent

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast

Slipper stern launches

 

Special Interest Class

 

"Synchronised Slippers" display

Bremont Great War Air Display Team

followed by

Association of Dunkirk Little Ships

Family Dog Show starts on Lower Meadow near al fresco dining

Thames Vintage Boat Club, then

other Cabin Cruisers

Steam Boat Association

CROOKED  BILLET party

featuring music by "The Covered"

Three Illuminated Parades -

 

         Powered craft, followed by

         Un-powered craft, then

         Veteran Cycles on land!

Crooked Billet party continues

until 23:30

Closedown

 

 Silent running until 07:00 Sunday

Monday

RIVER PROGRAMMING

Jan Stanton and Jane Percival

COMMENTARY - Jan Stanton

with

Jane Percival, Mike Stanton,

Cliff Colborne, Bob Skinner,

Lyndon Yorke, & Nicky Pinkney 

09:45

10:00 -

10:00 -

10:30 -

11:00 -

11:30 -

12:30 -

13:00 - 

14:00 -

14:00 -

14:45 -

15:00 -

15:30 -

16:20 - 

16:45 -

18:00 -

24:00 -

Starcraft slip

 

GATES OPEN

Welcome & Safety Announcements

Bates Starcraft Owner's Club

Slipper stern launches

ERT-SAR (Emergency Response Team)

demo in front of Commentary Tent

"Synchronised Slippers" display

Thames Vintage Boat Club, then

other Cabin Cruisers

 

 

GRAND PRIZEWINNERS' PARADE

Thames Traditional Boat Society, then

then other un-powered craft, followed by the Steam Boat Association

Family Dog Show starts on Lower Meadow near Al Fresco dining

Amphibians and Military craft,

during which, at 

Bremont Great War Display team

Association of Dunkirk Little Ships

 

Spitfire flypast, from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Special Interest class, followed by

Electric boats, then Open Launches

The Crooked Billet party, featuring music from "Led Zeppelin Project"

 

Closedown

 

Silent running until 07:00 Monday

LITTER

PLEASE PICK UP YOUR LITTER

AND USE THE CIGARETTE BUCKETS

 

PROVIDED.

 

WE HAVE TO RETURN THE SITE

 

LITTER FREE - NO BUTTS! 

 

This timetable is subject to change and alteration at short notice

TTBR Ltd accepts no liability for any such changes or cancellations

LOST PROPERTY

ALL Children, and other lost property, to the COMMENTARY TENT please,

and thence to the Denning Montessori tent L31 on Lower Meadow