The Canal Festival traces its roots to the annual Kirkintilloch Police Station Open Day which will be open again this year between 12pm and 4pm on Sunday 23rd August 2020. Appearing at this year’s event will be Police mounted and dog branch, specialist departments including public order and road policing in addition to a number of exciting activities on offer, including free face painting, partner agencies including Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, British Transport Police, Scottish Ambulance and lots, lots more.