Angel Canal Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 3RD SEPTEMBER 2017

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Angel Canal FestivalThe annual one-day Angel Canal Festival is based around the City Road Lock on the peaceful Regent's Canal in Islington and features all sorts of attractions and events for the whole family. Attractions include a children's fun fair, boat trips, regatta, live music, street theatre and a boat rally. With 80 stalls and gazebos arranged along the towpath, there's plenty to choose from - expect to find stalls selling anything from crafts, books, jewellery, food and drink. As well as local businesses, there are a variety of local and national charities on site to raise awareness for their respective causes and to provide entertainment. The festival will be opened, as it is each year, by the Major of Islington, who arrives by boat from the London Canal Museum and gives a welcome speech before starting the Bell-Boat Race in the City Road Basin. Summer may be winding down but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a family day out by the canal.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
2 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £43  33% off
Central Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £95  34% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
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60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
 
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Parasolstice - Winter Light 2017: Robert Montgomery
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 19th October 2017 to 25th March 2018 - Various Times
Angel Canal Festival, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Angel Comedy Raw
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Sunday 21st January 2018 - 8pm-10pm
Angel Canal Festival, The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Shoot From The Hip Improv Night
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 22nd January 2018 - 8pm-10pm
Angel Canal Festival, The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Jewellery
2 Charlton Place, N1 | 5 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Jewel
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16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Plaquemine Lock
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139 Graham Street, N1 | 1 minute from Angel Canal Festival
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Spa Fields Park
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Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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William IV
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The Old Queen's Head
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44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Anam
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3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Angel Canal Festival
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