Monday 30 May 2016


Gloucestershire events in May 2016

Monday 30 May 2016

See Grayson Perry’s ‘Mad Kid’s Bedroom Wall Pot’ at the Hidden Agenda exhibition at The Wilson. © Nick Moss.

Hidden Agenda and Crafting Change exhibitions at The Wilson

Editor's Choice

Explore everything from people’s rights and suffragettes to war and utopia at The Wilson Museum’s twin exhibitions,...

thewilson.org.uk (01242) 237431

The incredibly cute downy ducklings are waiting to meet guests at Slimbridge this May.

Downy Duckling Days at Slimbridge

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The exceptionally popular Downy Ducklings Days is set to return, with the chance for families to see the spring babies...

wwt.org.uk/slimbridge (01453) 891900

Tetbury Woolsack Races is one of Gloucestershire’s wackiest annual events.

Tetbury Woolsack Races

Editor's Choice Free

10am at Tetbury town centre and Gumstool Hill

Prepare for Tetbury Woolsack Races 2016, as scores of fearless competitors and thousands of spectators descend on the...

tetburywoolsack.co.uk 07900360292

Celebrate the bank holiday weekend with live music at The Hog at Horsley’s Hogfest.

Hogfest at The Hog at Horsley

Editor's Choice Free

With a jam-packed weekend of live music, children’s entertainment, a barbecue, cider and ale, celebrate The Hog...

The world will be hoping to see the crazy annual event take place again in 2015.

Gloucestershire Cheese Rolling

Editor's Choice Free

12pm at Cooper’s Hill, Gloucester, GL3 4SB

The Gloucestershire Cheese Rolling is expected to make another unofficial comeback in 2016, with spectators flocking from...

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Celebrate the long bank holiday weekend in style at The Royal Oak’s three-day beer festival.

The Best of the West festival at The Royal Oak

Editor's Choice Free

12pm at The Royal Oak

Enjoy a long weekend at The Royal Oak in Tetbury, with over 20 beers on offer, fine food and the chance to watch the annual...

theroyaloaktetbury.co.uk (01666) 500021

See a selection of carefully curated work at Winds of Change’s exhibition at Charingworth Court in Winchcombe.

Court Sculpture exhibition at Charingworth Court

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Times to be confirmed at Charingworth Court, Broadway Road, Winchcombe, GL54 5JN

Charingworth Court in Winchcombe will see a selection of carefully curated artwork at the Winds of Change Art Gallery’s...

Car boot sale in Stroud

Free

8.30am at Victory Park, Stroud, GL5 4JE

Victory Park in Stroud will play host to a car boot sale on May bank holiday Monday, organised by St Matthew’s School...

Forged Tales art exhibition at Gloucester Guildhall

Free

Rust Bucket Workshop will host solo art exhibition and installation, Forged Tales, at Gloucester Guildhall this summer, showcasing...

The Suffolks Annual Street Fair in Cheltenham

Editor's Choice Free

10am at Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham, GL50 2AB

The Suffolks Street Fair returns to the Cheltenham shopping quarter, with stalls, music, a children’s area and street...

Vintage and Craft Fair in Tetbury

Editor's Choice

10am at Dolphins Hall, New Church Street, Tetbury, GL8 8DS

Savvy shoppers can hunt for vintage treasures when Hel Belles Boutique’s Vintage and Craft Fair returns to Tetbury...

Giffords Circus at Sudeley Castle

Editor's Choice

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, The Painted Wagon, to Sudeley Castle as...

Giffords Circus at Sudeley Castle

Editor's Choice

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, The Painted Wagon, to Sudeley Castle as...

Giffords Circus at Sudeley Castle

Editor's Choice

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, The Painted Wagon, to Sudeley Castle as...

Tuesday 31 May 2016

Keep the kiddies active and entertained during the half term holiday.

Rio half-term play scheme at Prince of Wales Stadium

Editor's Choice

8.30am at Prince of Wales Stadium, Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham, GL50 4RN

Little ones can enjoy a host of Olympic-themed activities at The Cheltenham Trust’s Rio play scheme this half term,...

See Grayson Perry’s ‘Mad Kid’s Bedroom Wall Pot’ at the Hidden Agenda exhibition at The Wilson. © Nick Moss.

Hidden Agenda and Crafting Change exhibitions at The Wilson

Editor's Choice

Explore everything from people’s rights and suffragettes to war and utopia at The Wilson Museum’s twin exhibitions,...

thewilson.org.uk (01242) 237431

The incredibly cute downy ducklings are waiting to meet guests at Slimbridge this May.

Downy Duckling Days at Slimbridge

Editor's Choice

The exceptionally popular Downy Ducklings Days is set to return, with the chance for families to see the spring babies...

wwt.org.uk/slimbridge (01453) 891900

Catch the hilarious children’s musical, The Giant’s Loo Roll, when it tumbles into Roses Theatre.

The Giant's Loo Roll at Roses Theatre

Editor's Choice

2.30pm at Roses Theatre

Find out what you can make with a jumbo toilet paper, when the children’s musical, The Giant’s Loo Roll, tumbles...

rosestheatre.org (01684) 295074

Whitsun half term activity days at The Wilderness Centre

9.30am at The Wilderness Centre, Plump Hill, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0HA

County kiddies aged 6 to 13 can enjoy a day in the great outdoors, when The Wilderness Centre hosts a number of fun-filled...

Forged Tales art exhibition at Gloucester Guildhall

Free

Rust Bucket Workshop will host solo art exhibition and installation, Forged Tales, at Gloucester Guildhall this summer, showcasing...

Suncatcher workshop at Harbour View Studios

10am at Harbour View Studios, First Floor, Dale House, Bredon Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5BX

County children aged seven and over can get creative during Harbour View Studios’ seasonal workshop, making deep blue...

Cake and selfies at Holst Birthplace Museum

Families can drop into Holst Birthplace Museum this May for its cake and selfies event, during which visitors can bake drop...

Suncatcher workshop at Harbour View Studios

12.30pm at Harbour View Studios, First Floor, Dale House, Bredon Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5BX

County children aged seven and over can get creative during Harbour View Studios’ seasonal workshop, making deep blue...

Giffords Circus at Sudeley Castle

Editor's Choice

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, The Painted Wagon, to Sudeley Castle as...

Suncatcher workshop at Harbour View Studios

3pm at Harbour View Studios, First Floor, Dale House, Bredon Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5BX

County children aged seven and over can get creative during Harbour View Studios’ seasonal workshop, making deep blue...

Pottering around the Cathedral tour

Editor's Choice

Witches, wizards and even muggles can take part in a magical evening at Gloucester Cathedral, with the chance to see where...

Pottering around the Cathedral tour

Editor's Choice

Witches, wizards and even muggles can take part in a magical evening at Gloucester Cathedral, with the chance to see where...

Pottering around the Cathedral tour

Editor's Choice

Witches, wizards and even muggles can take part in a magical evening at Gloucester Cathedral, with the chance to see where...

Gloucestershire events in June 2016

Wednesday 1 June 2016

Keep the kiddies active and entertained during the half term holiday.

Rio half-term play scheme at Prince of Wales Stadium

Editor's Choice

8.30am at Prince of Wales Stadium, Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham, GL50 4RN

Little ones can enjoy a host of Olympic-themed activities at The Cheltenham Trust’s Rio play scheme this half term,...

See Grayson Perry’s ‘Mad Kid’s Bedroom Wall Pot’ at the Hidden Agenda exhibition at The Wilson. © Nick Moss.

Hidden Agenda and Crafting Change exhibitions at The Wilson

Editor's Choice

Explore everything from people’s rights and suffragettes to war and utopia at The Wilson Museum’s twin exhibitions,...

thewilson.org.uk (01242) 237431

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