Looking ahead to Crick

ADVANCE tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Crick Boat Show will be held on May 26-28 at Crick Marina near Daventry. They represent a saving of 15% on the entry price.

As well as being the canal world’s biggest marketplace with more than 300 exhibitors, the show attracted over 27,000 visitors in 2017.

It offers a fantastic day out for all the family with dozens of boats to look round, free boat trips, live music, children’s activities, a real ale marquee, and a large variety of food and drink stalls.

Adult tickets are £16 on the gate, £13.60 if purchased in advance.  Entry for children aged 16 and under is free.  Senior citizens and concessions are £14.50 on the gate, £12.30 in advance.  Three-day adult tickets are £32 on the gate, £27.50 in advance.  Three-day senior citizen or concession tickets are £29 on the gate, £24.70 in advance.

Tickets will be sent out in May and delivery is free of charge.  Advance tickets can be ordered by phone until 4pm Friday May 18 and online until midnight on Sunday May 20.

Camping pitch prices start at £35 for one night for a 6m x 6m pitch for a tent and car.  Mooring costs start at £1.14 per foot.

For more information and to book tickets, camping pitches and moorings, visit www.crickboatshow.com or call 01283 742970.