Aquafest 2023


This years event will take place on Sunday 2nd July on Jubilee Gardens, Maltings Green and Lavender Green and along the river between those places.

The program of events is not yet finalised but as an example last year details can be seen below (Items in Bold contain a link to their website or Facebook page ).

Once again the event will be officially opened by The Mayor of Ely commencing at 12:00,   although stalls will be in place and open from 11:00 onwards



On The River


11:30 Scouts Race

12:45 Main Raft Race


Lavender Green (not yet finalised but see below for last years progamme as a guide)

11:30 Stalls Open

11:45 MG Owners club display

12:00  Official opening by the Mayor

12:45 Witchford Voices

13:15 Funk it up

14:30 Isle have a shanty

14:00 4D Dance

14:15 WVC Choir

14:45 Funk it up

15:00 Raft Race presentation

15:15 KD Theatre

15:45 Isle have a shanty

16:15 4D Dance

16:45 Closing Announcements

Jubilee Gardens

11:30 Stalls open

12:15 Opening by the Mayor of Ely

12:30 Lantern Dance school

13:15 Jacen Bruce

14:00 Michael Anthony and friends

15:00 Jo Ash

16:00 The Elastic Band

16:45 Closing announcements