Welcome to the Conwy River Festival 2020

Festival Update – 26th July

We are now delighted to announce that the Festival racing weekend will be going ahead on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd August and entries are now open!


The entry fee is much reduced this year at £10 per boat.

Unfortunately due to the limitations on group gatherings, tha LA-LA Rally is on hold and not likely to happen.

No on-land social events, including Quay Day, will be able to take place, but briefings, protests and prize givings will be held online on Zoom. Briefings and prize givings will be recorded and uploaded for later viewing.

Calendar of Events


The provisional calendar of events for the Festival is as follows.  Please note that this calendar is still subject to change.

Please note that due to the COVID-19 crisis, the racing will be going ahead, but the LA-LA is on hold and likely to be cancelled, and no shore-based social events will be taking place.

Briefings, protests and prize givings will be held online.

Saturday 22nd August

Sail Racing:

  • Cruiser / Racers in Conwy Bay
  • Nobbys, Gaffers and Classics in Conwy Bay
  • Day boats and small cruisers, including Conway One Designs in Conwy River

High Water Conwy: 14:00 BST 7.9m

Sunday 23rd August

Sail Racing:

  • Cruiser / Racers in Conwy Bay
  • Nobbys, Gaffers and Classics in Conwy Bay
  • Day boats and small cruisers, including Conway One Designs in Conwy River

High Water Conwy: 14:50 BST 7.7m