|As one amazed visitor noted,
"It's nae jist aboot boats!"
The Festival is a great family weekend event with one of the largest
collections of traditional boats in Scotland. But that's not all.
At the Festival you can discover, enjoy and participate in maritime
activities, craft demonstrations, a non stop programme of music, dance and
drama, a food fayre, a road run and much much more.
|And there is more to the
Festival than a single weekend of family fun and participation.
Dealing particularly with young people, the Festival also works
throughout the year to promote awareness of, and participation in, the
rich traditional culture and skills of Scotland's North East.
This involves an expanding programme of music tuition, sailing and boat
building and participation in the performing and visual arts.
As the amazed visitor might also have noted, "It's nae jist the ae