Event Calendar

Events include:

Whatever the season, there is always a reason to visit the Cotswolds

January Cheltenham Racing X

New Years Day Cheltenham Races

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition – Nature in Art – Twigworth.

February

1 – 2 Slimbridge Festival of Birds.

14 – 16 Cheltenham Folk Festival

March

The Gold Cup Festival, Cheltenham Racecourse

28 March – 6 April Cheltenham Poetry Festival.

April

P1020759Cheltenham Design Festival
FAB 2013 – Fashion and Beauty in Cheltenham
Cheltenham Poetry Festival
Stratford
Walk the Bluebell Woods

26 – 27 Wartime in the Cotswolds, Gloucestershire / Warwickshire Railway.

30 Apr – 5 May Cheltenham Jazz Festival.

May

Cheltenham International Jazz Festival
Badminton Horse Trials
Cheltenham Festival of Performing Arts
Wychwood Music Festival
Gypsy Horse Fair
Winchcombe Walking Festival
Cheese Rolling – Coopers Hill

19 – 26 Winchcombe Festival of Music and Arts.

24 – 25 La Vie en Bleu, Prescott Speed Hillclimb.

30 Cotswold Olimpick Games (shin kicking !).

June

Wychwood The Times Cheltenham Science Festival
Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival
Prescot Hill Climb
7 – 8 Winchcombe Open Gardens.
3 – 8 Cheltenham Festival of Science
7 – 8 Ashton Underhill Open Gardens
15th-16th Chipping Campden Open Gardens
13 – 15 Malvern Three Counties Show

July

2 – 13 Cheltenham Music Festival.

5 – 6 Cotswold Show, Cirencester.
Midsummer Fiesta
2000 Trees
Cheltenham Cricket FestivalCheltenham Cricket Festival
Open Air Theatre Festival
11 – 13 Royal International Air Tattoo

12 – 13 Tewkesbury Medieval Festival.
15 July Art Couture Painswick – Body Art/ Fashion Show/Street Fair

18 – 20 CLA Game Fair Blenheim Palace.

25 Guiting Festival.

August

1 – 3 Gatcombe Park Horse Trials.

1 – 3 Gloucestershire Steam and Vintage Extravaganza, South Cerney Airfield.
Cheltenham Ballroom & Latin Dance Festival
Greenbelt 2013
Greenbelt Festival – Cheltenham
24th-26th Fishing Festival – Evesham
22  Winchcombe Country Show
22 Bourton on the Water – Football in the river !

22 – 25 Greenbelt 2014 Festival

Painswick Arts Festival.

Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design, Cheltenham.

September

1 – 30 Five Valleys Festivals.

1 September – 31 October Crucible Sculpture Exhibition, Gloucester (Largest and most important sculpture exhibition in Britain).

Church11 – 14 Heritage Open Days
6 Moreton in Marsh Agricultural Show
6  Frampton Country Fair
11  Blenheim International Horse Trials
13  Newent Onion Fair
Classic Vehicle Day GWR

October

4th-13th Cheltenham Literature Festival
American Weekend
Prescott Hill Climb
Stratford on Avon – Music Festival
23  The 2nd Gypsy Horse Fair – Stow on the Wold

cheltenham-christmas-marketNovember

14 – 16 The Open Meeting, Cheltenham Racecourse
10 – 15 Cheltenham Comedy Festival
20 – 23 Gloucester Quays Christmas Market.
Christmas Parade and Festivities

28  Broadway Late Night Christmas Shopping

December4 – 20 Cheltenham Christmas Market.

9 Winchcombe Christmas Late Night Shopping.

5  Broadway Late Night Christmas Shopping
5 Bourton on the Water seasonal late night shopping
Westonbirt Enchanting Forest Weekends

12 – 14 Gloucester Quays Festive Fayre.