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Events in Shropshire: see what’s on during your Shropshire stay

Here is your Shropshire events page – your guide to what’s on in Shropshire. All year round our Shropshire calendar is filled with festivals, fairs, shows, exhibitions and special days out. Some events are annual Shropshire traditions; others are one-off occasions you won’t want to miss. Shropshire’s most famous recurring events include Shrewsbury Flower Show in August and Ludlow Food Festival in September – the country’s first food festival. Several events are unique to Shropshire’s rich history. Oswestry Show in August is a one day farming extravaganza and many of Shropshire’s lovely towns host their own unique events through the year. If you’re a Shropshire events organiser who would like to share details of an event through our Visit Shropshire page, this is how you do it!

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery
Jan 12th 2024 10:00am - Apr 14th 4:00pm

SEE ME - Ming de Nasty Photography Exhibition

The Balcony exhibition features fourteen new portraits by photographer Ming de Nasty.  Made over a period of eight months, during 2023, with older LGBT+ residents of Shropshire, the portraits are […]

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, The Square
Jan 28th 2024 11:00am - Dec 29th 12:00pm

The Quiet Hour at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

We are pleased to offer The Quiet Hour from 11.00-12.00 on the last Sunday of the month. Visitors can expect: A quieter time when we typically experience fewer visitors* Audio […]

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, The Square
Feb 3rd 2024 2:00pm - Mar 30th 3:30pm

Saturday Guided Walking Tour of Shrewsbury

Come and join one of our Saturday guided walks of Shrewsbury. Led by our team of knowledgeable guides, explore the history and buildings of Shrewsbury during a 90 minute walk […]

Nerdy Cafe 49 Mardol Shrewsbury SY1 1PP
Feb 21st 2024 9:30am - Apr 17th 12:00pm

Write On Track - Creative Writing For All

Join us for an awesome 8-week creative writing course that promises to bring fresh and thrilling adventures to your imagination! Starting Wed 21st Feb for a free taster session (9:30-12:00) […]

Victoria Quay, Shrewsbury, SY1 1HH
Mar 1st 2024 11:00am - Mar 3rd 5:00pm

Sabrina Season Opener, 2 for 1 on all drinks

To celebrate the start of our 2024 season we will be offering 2 for 1 on all drinks purchased on board. Join us and cruise the loop of the river […]

Ludlow Distillery @ Ludlow Farmshop
Mar 3rd 2024 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Ludlow Distillery Tour

A behind-the-scenes tour of Ludlow’s award-winning gin and whisky distillery 🍸🎫   🍸 Take a 1-hour guided tour of Ludlow Distillery and discover how they craft their curiously smooth spirits […]

Ludlow Distillery @ Ludlow Farmshop
Mar 3rd 2024 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Ludlow Distillery Tour

A behind-the-scenes tour of Ludlow’s award-winning gin and whisky distillery 🍸🎫   🍸 Take a 1-hour guided tour of Ludlow Distillery and discover how they craft their curiously smooth spirits […]

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Mar 4th 2024 9:30am - 1:00pm

Plant Based Cookery – Ricotta and Savoury Crackers

Join course leader, Chrissy, as you learn some new and exciting ways to eat meat alternatives with these three plant-based and vegetarian cookery sessions. Learn how to make your own […]

Goldstone Hall Hotel and Gardens
Mar 4th 2024 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Spring Wreath Making Workshop

Using spring herbs, foliage and seasonal, British flowers, you will learn how to create a versatile, moss-based decoration, to adorn either a door or table arrangement for a special family […]

Ludlow Distillery @ Ludlow Farmshop
Mar 4th 2024 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Ludlow Distillery Tour

A behind-the-scenes tour of Ludlow’s award-winning gin and whisky distillery 🍸🎫   🍸 Take a 1-hour guided tour of Ludlow Distillery and discover how they craft their curiously smooth spirits […]

Ludlow Distillery @ Ludlow Farmshop
Mar 5th 2024 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Ludlow Distillery Tour

A behind-the-scenes tour of Ludlow’s award-winning gin and whisky distillery 🍸🎫   🍸 Take a 1-hour guided tour of Ludlow Distillery and discover how they craft their curiously smooth spirits […]

Ludlow Distillery @ Ludlow Farmshop
Mar 6th 2024 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Ludlow Distillery Tour

A behind-the-scenes tour of Ludlow’s award-winning gin and whisky distillery 🍸🎫   🍸 Take a 1-hour guided tour of Ludlow Distillery and discover how they craft their curiously smooth spirits […]

The Shropshire Distillery
Mar 6th 2024 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Mother's Day Floral Arrangement Workshop

Join us for a relaxed and friendly Mother’s Day Floral Arrangement workshop with Tammy from TMS Events Wednesday 6th March 2024 Includes: Welcome drink All you need to create a beautiful […]

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Winter sunrise from the Wrekin ❤️ 

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Embark on a journey through Ludlow's enchanting streets on a sunny Saturday market day! 🌞✨ 

Witness the lively atmosphere as local traders bring colors and flavors to the scene. Explore quaint independent shops, bask in the aromatic charm of cafes, and savor culinary delights at local restaurants. 

Ludlow's picturesque streets are a canvas of culture waiting to be explored! 🛍️🍽️ 

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"🏰✨ Dive into the heart of Shrewsbury's Castle Quarter – the epicenter of history and grandeur! 🏰 Home to four of the town's largest historic treasures – Shrewsbury Castle, Library, Prison, and Train Station. 

Did you know Shrewsbury Castle's foundations were laid in 1083 by the 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, Roger de Montgomery? 
Montgomery, a cousin of William the Conqueror, earned this castle and more as a thank-you for his aid during the Norman conquest.

From royal stronghold to a 16th-century transformation, Shrewsbury Castle has quite the story. Now, it stands majestically, housing the Shropshire Regimental Museum. 👑🏰 Ready to step into the pages of history?

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