Thousands expected for boat show

Toyah Wilcox at Crick Boat Show
Toyah Wilcox at Crick Boat Show

Thousands of visitors are expected to arrive in Crick over the bank holiday weekend for the annual boat show.

The popular event, held at Crick Marina off the A428 south of the village, is expected to draw in 25,000.

Toyah Wilcox will be performing her ‘Acoustic, Up Close & Personal’ set at Crick as part of the show’s Saturday evening entertainment programme.

On Sunday Paul Hopkins’ ‘Big O & the Wilburys Tribute Show’ will perform five fabulous tributes to Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne.

Crick Boat Show 2014 will be open from 10am till 6pm every day except Monday 26 May, when it closes at 5pm. Evening entertainment runs from 6pm to 11pm.

Adult tickets are £13.50 for one day on the gates and include the evening, with discounts for children and seniors and family tickets. Evening only tickets are £6.