Tales of the Forth & Clyde Canal are brought to life through art, music, and performance from the majestic Kelpies to the iconic Falkirk Wheel.
Canal Festival Time Machine brings to life the tales of the Forth & Clyde Canal through art, music, and performance along four-miles of the waterway.
Starting at the majestic Kelpies with a flurry of jaw dropping spectacles, aerial performances and activities, take a tour along the beautiful canal to discover magical theatrical performances at Lock 16, all accumulating in a fun filled, musical celebration at the iconic Falkirk Wheel.
From the rumble and roar of its industrial heyday, to the screaming sirens of World War II, and the eerie, foreboding silence following the canal’s closure, visitors will embark on a journey of sound, science, and engineering.
Then fast-forward on a decade to the hopping, toe-tapping audio adventure celebrating the transformation and revival of the canal told through the popular music heard by the communities on its banks.