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Mothers Day

There are two trips on Mothers Day 31st March 2019, leaving Devizes Wharf at 11:30 and 2:00pm for a 2 hour cruise turning at Devizes Marina.

Price includes a Cream Tea (except for children under 3 years).
Pre-booking essential. Adults £10.00, Children (3-15) £7.50

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Sunday31 Mar 201911:3013:30 Mothers Day Cream TeaMore than 10Book Now
Sunday31 Mar 201914:0016:00 Mothers Day Cream TeaMore than 10Book Now

 

Afternoon Tea Special

The Afternoon Tea Special is on Tuesday 21st May & 3rd September 2019, leaving Devizes Wharf at 2:00pm for a 3 hour cruise through some lovely countryside.

Price includes an Afternoon Tea (except for children under 3 years).
Pre-booking essential. Adults £12.00, Children (3-15) £8.00

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Tuesday21 May 201914:0017:00Afternoon Tea Specials 2019More than 10Book Now
Tuesday03 Sep 201914:0017:00Afternoon Tea Specials 2019More than 10Book Now

 

Children’s Halloween Trip


There is something spooky going on down on the canal! Bring your young ones along to join our crew in fancy dress for an hour of storytelling and games. The trip sets off as evening comes and all on board will need to keep their eyes peeled to warn the crew of any ghoulish creatures lurking along the towpath. Price includes drinks and jellies for the children and there is a cuppa and cakes for the adults too, so that they don’t feel left out.

 

Wednesday 30th and Thursday 31st October 2019, 4:45pm to 5:45pm
Adults £5, Children £4.
Not recommended for under threes

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Wednesday30 Oct 201904:4505:45Halloween - ChildrenMore than 10Book Now
Thursday31 Oct 201904:4505:45Halloween - ChildrenMore than 10Book Now

 

Santa Cruise

One hour trip including mulled wine and a mince pie for adults and orange juice, sweets and an individual present from Santa for the children.
Ticket price £7.50

Please note that in the event of severe weather the boat may not be able to leave the wharf, an alternative programme will apply.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Saturday08 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa CruiseCompleted
Sunday09 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa CruiseCompleted
Saturday15 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa CruiseCompleted
Sunday16 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa CruiseCompleted
Wednesday19 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa CruiseCompleted
Friday21 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa Cruise2Use Trip Booking information
Saturday22 Dec 201811:0012:00Santa Cruise1Use Trip Booking information

 

Pirate Boat Trip

With Cap’n Jack on Thursday 30th May 2019, leaving Devizes Wharf at 10:30am and 12:30pm
 

Ahoy me hearties, join us on a children’s special pirate trip with captain Jack and his motley crew on the Ken Avon Adventurer in search of Billy Bones treasure. Lots of fun and prizes, find the rats hidden on the boat and what will the pirates do as they search for Billy Bones treasure?

Dare you take this one and a half hour trip down a lock and back along the canal in search of this treasure.
Dress like a pirate and join in, you don’t want to be the odd one out, the plank will be waiting.

Pirate Trip

Pre-booking essential Adults £7.00, Children £6.00 (Includes Treasure)

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Thursday30 May 201910:0011:30Pirate Boat TripMore than 10Book Now
Thursday30 May 201912:3014:00Pirate Boat TripMore than 10Book Now

 

Quiz Night

30th May, 27th June, 25th July 2019, departing Devizes Wharf at 7:00pm and returning at 10:00pm.

A light hearted quiz night starting with a fish (brain food!) and chip supper included in the price. There will be a break between each round of questions for answers, allowing time for refreshments from the licenced bar. Due to the nature of the seating layout on board the boat, teams will be limited to four people with a maximum of nine teams. So come along with your team of four, or join others on board to make a scratch team and new friends! The winning team will get a free drink each from the bar.

Ticket price Adults £12.00 (not suitable for children).

Trip Booking

Book places by:
  • By using our online booking process (Not available for Santa Cruise)
  • Phoning our Devizes office during office hours (weekdays) on 01380 721279
  • Calling at the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust shop at Devizes Wharf
  • Calling at Devizes Books, Handel House, Sidmouth Street, Devizes, Wilts, SN10 1LD

Please note: The Kenavon Venture does not have the facilities to load passengers in wheelchairs. All passengers must be able to enter and leave the cabin using the steps at the entrance

We regret that we cannot allow dogs on some of our trips including music evening or trips that include food

Trip Details

Day of the Week Date Start Time End Time Description Places Available Trip Status
Thursday30 May 201919:0022:00Quiz NightMore than 10Book Now
Thursday27 Jun 201919:0022:00Quiz NightMore than 10Book Now
Thursday25 Jul 201919:0022:00Quiz NightMore than 10Book Now