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Wye Float Events are proud to host this iconic River and Music Festival in the heart of Hereford for the 4th consecutive year. This unique and historic city offers an unforgettable opportunity to float with family and friends down the beautiful River Wye. 


Whether you are looking to enter your award winning hand-made raft or your giant inflatable flamingo or maybe spend the day within of our Wye Float events area. Wye Float is offering a day of adventures with endless entertainment, food and drink for everyone. 

The 1.9 mile course will pass many historic sights Hereford has to offer. Finishing, with a free shuttle bus ride back for an evening of entertainment from our outstanding line up,

The Wye Float event is an organised event, and works very closely with the local authorities and emergency services to ensure all participants a safe and enjoyable event.

Float participants must be 12 & over. 

Participants between the ages of 12-18 will require written parental consent and must wear a buoyancy aid at all times.

Ensure you read all of the information on this website thoroughly before purchasing tickets. Please be aware that this is a challenging event and is not suitable for non-swimmers.


I had a brilliant time. Will be definitely be returning next year. Excellent entertainment and great atmosphere through our the day. Very well organised event. Well done all!!!

10/10 all staff lovely and friendly- recommend for anyone who fancies something different to do.

What a fantastic event, I was there with Music First to help and really enjoyed the great acts and watching the participant's going off down the river. The event was well organised and I look forward to next year (definately going on the water).

What a brilliant day. So well organised and laughed so much my face hurt. Can't wait for next year


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