Strathaven Gala Raft Race

Make a splash at the start of Strathaven Gala week - join in the fun of the Gala's traditional curtain-raiser - the Round Table raft race and barbecue held at the Craig Bridge!

Strathaven Gala Raft Race

About Strathaven Gala Raft Race

You can get out on the water - teams of four are wanted to take part in the race - or watch from the river bank - and after the action is over head across the road to the home of Strathaven Ales - Craigmill Brewery, where there will be stalls, great food, music and entertainment for all the family throughout the afternoon.

Find more details of how to get involved on our Facebook page - get in touch and join in a great fun day!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Strathaven Gala Raft Race are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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