We'll have loads happening over the weekend so read on for a sense of what's going on! 

  photo: Leanne Fischler

photo: Leanne Fischler


On the shore we'll be building a village of marquees and tents and filling them with things! Come along down to see it all. Everything is open and active 10-5 all weekend. 

  • Asgard will be blacksmithing all weekend, creating noise and sparks with a mobile forge 
  • Backwood Survival will be back to show us the best in wilderness survival skills
  • Haundanee will be bringing their own take on boaty craft as they offer free model boat making for kids!
  • Our makers market will be happening all weekend with craft makers from around Glasgow and further afield. 
  • We'll have four delicious street food vendors and top notch coffee too!
 Photo: Steven Landles

Photo: Steven Landles


In the workshop all our amazing partner organisations will be showing of their skills, project and boat. Open all weekend 10-5 the workshop will feature

  • Tall Ship demonstrating wire splicing 
  • GalGael doing carving demos and fibre craft
  • Scottish Fisheries Museum talking about their amazing restoration of the mighty Reaper
  • Scottish Maritime Museum's boats

Tall Ship

On board the mighty Glenlee we'll have yet more happenings from 11-3:

  • Face Painting - Get in the spirit of the thing! 
  • Pirate hat making - Make and decorate your own pirate hat.
  • Morse code demonstration from Tall Ship volunteers
  • Photo Booth
  • Friends of Glenlee stall
  • Storytelling with Beth Godfrey
  • Sea Shanty Workshop 

Bar Marquee

If you've had enough crafty learning and want to relax with a drink head on down to the bar marquee. We'll have bands on all weekend for your enjoyment!


  • 12-2 Ukelele Orchestras of Loch Lomond and Loch Winnoch

  • 2-3 Muldoon's Picnic Sea Shanties

  • 3-4 Arkansas Ramblers
  • 4.15 Castle to Crane Prizegiving
  • 4.45 - 5.45 Malin Lewis
 Photo: Brendan MacNeill

Photo: Brendan MacNeill


  • 12-1 Annie Lennox 
  • 1-2 Brass Aye?
  • 2-3 Voice Male
  • 3-4 Lewis McLaughlin