Events in Shropshire
Date: 20th July 2019 - 31st August 2019
Address: Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, SY8 1AY
Description: Knight, Dragon and Princess Training Every Day from 20th July – 31st August 10.00am – 5.00pm Do you want to become a fully-fledged dragon trainer, knight or princess while enjoying fun activities in and around the castle?Come and join us for an adventure this summer where, with the aid of a dragons map, activities and activity pack, you'll explore the hidden gems, nooks and crannies whilst learning about the history of this magnificent castle and enjoy learning new skills as you follow the dragons map.The cost of the pack is £2.00 as an extra on our normal admission price of £3.50 per child
Date: 23rd August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Address: West Midland Showground, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2PF
Description: A four day event with entertainment for all age groups to celebrate the tradition of folk music and dance. Whilst the main event takes place at the West Mids Showground the music and dance spills out across the town with many free fringe events.
Date: 24th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Open Times: 10:00 - 22:00
Address: Cae Glas Park, Oswestry, Shropshire,
Description: Oswestry Balloon Carnival, a two day family fun charity event in aid of Nightingale House Hospice and in association with Oswestry Town Council, Lindstrand and supported by Oswestry BID. The bank holiday event is set in the heart of Oswestry town and in the award winning Cae Glas Park. The event is open to all ages with free entry!
Date: 5th September 2019
Open Times: 18:00 - 20:00
Prices: Adult: £3.00
Address: Marks and Spencer, 5 Castle Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 2BD
Description: Marks and Spencer Shrewsbury are hosting an Autumn fashion show in store on Thursday 5th September from 6-8pm. There will be food tasting, a complimentary drink and raffle with fantastic prizes. Tickets cost just £3 with proceeds going to Midlands Air Ambulance. Buy yours at the collection point on the women's department in Shrewsbury Store
Date: 6th September 2019 - 7th September 2019
Prices: Adult: £12.00 | Child: £8.00
Address: Telford Town Park, Telford, TF3 4EP
Description: We’re so excited to bring you two show-stopping blockbusters, all at one perfect outdoor location! See the stars under the stars as the sun sets over Telford Town Park. Get your best Freddie on for a rocking open air screening of Bohemian Rhapsody on Friday 6 September and warm up your voice for a super sing-along of The Greatest Showman on Saturday 7 September. You can join us for either – or both – with all monies raised helping us continue caring for families living with incurable illness. Sunset Cinema promises two glorious evenings for the whole family. So… Is Freddie your favourite? Or maybe P. T. Barnum will make a Million Dreams come true for you? We hope to see you there!
Date: 7th September 2019 - 25th October 2019
Address: Hawkstone Park Follies, Weston-under-Redcastle, Shropshire, SY4 5JY
Description: We Are Going On A Troll HuntThe Troll Hunt is included FREE of charge* for every paying child visiting The Follies. It is a magical trail throughout the landscape with fun activities along the way and lots of troll hunting to done too....Following the wonderfully illustrated trail booklet you will get to explore the beautiful surroundings of the Follies as well as finding interactive fun along the way. You will love the giant’s chair, have fun climbing towers, making troll food, trip trapping across bridges and enjoying the mystical caves. But be careful! Watch out for Trolls! This children’s trail is the perfect way to add extra magic for the younger adventurers. Don't forget to tell us the magic word before you leave to get your Troll Trail. *One trail booklet per paying child on standard days during 2019. Additional trails can be purchased for £1 each. Trails are subject to availability and will not be running through certain special events.
Date: 8th September 2019
Open Times: 11:00 - 17:00
Prices: Adult: £5.00
Address: Hawkstone Hall, Weston, Shrewsbury, SY4 5UZ
Description: End the Summer on a high with this community event in our magnificent gardens. Enjoy the very best, quintessentially English garden traditions with live music, picnics, treasure hunts and craft stalls for an afternoon of fun in the sunshine with your friends and family. Entry is £5.00 for adults and children (u12’s) can gain entry for free.
Date: 14th September 2019
Open Times: 14:00 - 21:00
Prices: Adult: £30.00 - £35.00 |
Address: Chetwynd Deer Park, Newport, TF10 8EU
Description: Join us at this stunning outdoor setting, amongst the serene lake and ancient trees of Chetwynd Deer Park, for great music, delicious food, free children’s activities and of course, fizz! Bring the children, parents, grandparents, picnic hampers and candelabras for a relaxed afternoon and evening filled with great music. This is a festival of classical and popular music featuring some of the best performers from across the country, supported by incredibly talented local acts, culminating in a Last Night of the Proms style finale. The event is suitable for all ages and under 10’s go free!
Date: 25th September 2019 - 28th September 2019
Address: Market Drayton, Shropshire,
Description: The Ginger and Spice Festival – 25th to 28th September 2019 The award winning Ginger and Spice Festival is making a welcome return this September 2019 for a four day celebration of all things spicy during British Food Fortnight. Set in and around the centre of the medieval Shropshire town, Market Drayton, the festival celebrates the town’s culinary heritage, links to the ancient spice routes and what is thought to be the oldest gingerbread in the country!