Wizards & Fairies

The Quays, Salford, Manchester M50 3AZ, UK (0)
from/per person 13
  • Kids Event
  • Bar on Board
  • Toilets


Magical Mayhem!

The Magical Merlins of Media City  have been joined by the Irwell Fairies for another adventure on the Isabella. Fairy Princess Skai brings another kids TAKEOVER to the Manchester Ship Canal this April.

On an hour-long cruise from Salford Quays the Fairies & Wizards bring fun and games to the canal for the ultimate kids event this April.

What’s happening

  • Fancy dress 
  • Bag of treasure from the Fairies magical chest
  • Wizarding wizards, & magical fairies
  • Help the Fairies navigate the dastardly waters of Manchester to find the Wizards magic potion!
  • Floopy juice punch or hot drink for adults (drink with caution…)
  • Weavel biscuits and juice drinks for the little wizards & fairies
  • The activities and treasure is aimed at 2 – 10 years but big kids are welcome.
  • Adult participation is required – this is a Fairy Princess Skai rule.
  • Fancy dress is optional, we do not provide this.
  • The children’s behaviour is the responsibility of the attending adult/s. Should the child/children not behave in an appropriate manner and considerably lower the enjoyment of others, the adult/s will be asked to remove the child/children from the main area of the vessel


The vessel does not have disabled access. There is one step up and four steps down in order to board the vessel.


The vessel is fully heated, equipped with an onboard licensed bar and two toilets.


The vessel has seating for four to six to a table, families may be required to share a table. We allocate seats, if you are joining another booking please let us know by email so we can sit you together.


The nearest parking is at the Lowry Outlet Mall – click here


The vessel departs from just outside the Lowry Theatre at Salford Quays – more details click here


Old Muggle are adult tickets, Wizard and Fairies is for children. A accompanying adult ticket is required with your booking.

Set Dates
Departure Return
10:00 11:00
11:30 12:30
13:00 14:00
15:00 16:00
16:30 17:30

all sailings are subject to the weather and the condition of the river Irwell. Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time for your departure, the boat departs at the time on your ticket and we can not refund missed departures.