Friday 29 July 2016


Gloucestershire events in July 2016

Friday 29 July 2016

Little ones can enjoy five weeks of summer activities with the Cheltenham Trust’s play scheme.

Summer holiday play scheme in Cheltenham

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

Gloucestershire parents can make sure their little ones are thoroughly entertained this summer, when The Cheltenham Trust...

Join in the fun and explore the city of Gloucester for Beatrix Potter characters.

Beatrix Potter Anniversary Treasure Trail in Gloucester

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9am at Various locations around Gloucester

Celebrate beloved children’s author Beatrix Potter and join a free family treasure trail throughout Gloucester,...

somac.org.uk (01452) 207020

Take a walk on the wild side at The Wilson’s latest exhibition, Wild Worlds.

Wild Worlds exhibition at The Wilson

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Take a walk on the wild side and discover how animals are used to tell stories and evoke emotions at The Wilson Museum’s...

thewilson.org.uk (01242) 237431

Children can get into the Olympics spirit, when Cheltenham Trust hosts its Rio Games Weeks.

Rio Olympic Games Weeks in Cheltenham

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9.30am at Leckhampton Primary School, Hall Road, Leckhampton, Cheltenham, GL53 0HP

Little ones can try something new and have plenty of sporting fun, when Cheltenham Trust launches its Rio Games Weeks...

Come face-to-face with Iron Man this summer when the Robot exhibition comes to The Museum of Gloucester.

Robot exhibition at The Museum of Gloucester

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Featuring familiar robots, cyborgs and androids from television and the big screen, march to The Museum of Gloucester...

Catch The Luke Doherty Band on Sunday afternoon at Cafe Rene.

Café Rene Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival

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11am at Cafe Rene

Café Rene’s Rhythm and Blues Festival will return in 2016 with a week packed full of blues music, food and drink and local...

cafereneblues.co.uk (01452) 309340

Expect music galore and family entertainment at Livestock Festival.

Livestock Festival

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12pm at Manor Farm, Longdon, Tewkesbury, GL20 6AT

Live music from the likes of Jason Donovan and Reef, as well as a host of family-friendly activities await visitors to...

livestocklongdon.co.uk (01684) 833133

The Tuckwell Amphitheatre in Cheltenham provides the perfect venue for a balmy summer’s eve.

Cheltenham Open-Air Theatre Festival

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Cheltenham’s annual Open-Air Theatre Festival is returning to Bacon Theatre’s Tuckwell Amphitheatre for more alfresco...

bacontheatre.co.uk (01242) 258002

Enjoy a delicious dining experience in Barnbury’s beautiful champagne gardens.

The Secret Garden Series at Barnbury

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7pm at Barnbury

Enjoy a unique dining experience within the beautiful setting of Barnbury’s champagne gardens, during its Secret...

foodbybazza.com/pop-ups (01242) 300330

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at Stroud Brewery at its monthly Brewery Tour this July.

Brewery Tour at Stroud Brewery

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7.30pm at Stroud Brewery

Discover what make Stroud Brewery’s craft ale so delicious in a behind-the-scenes brewery tour this July.

stroudbrewery.co.uk (01453) 887122

Catch an outddor production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Hailes Abbey.

A Midsummer Night's Dream at Hailes Abbey

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7.30pm at Hailes Abbey, Winchcombe, Cheltenham, GL54 5PB

Rain or Shine Theatre Company is back on the road this summer, with a tour of Shakespeare’s magical play, A Midsummer...

rainorshine.co.uk (01452) 521575

Local music lovers can head to Guiting Music Festival for 10 days of sensational entertainment.

Guiting Music Festival

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7.45pm at Guiting Power Village Hall, Church Lane, Guiting Power, GL54 5TX

Returning to the Cotswolds for 10 days of classical, jazz, and folk concerts, the 46th Guiting Music Festival promises...

guitingfestival.org (01386) 584943

Got your UV sticks ready? Head to Sandford Parks Lido for its exciting Night Swimmer event.

Night Swimmer event at Sandford Parks Lido

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Endurance teams will put their front crawl to the test to see how far they can travel in a 12-hour swim, at Sandford Parks...

sandfordparkslido.org.uk (01242) 524430

Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Fest will return in 2016 as part of Marketing Gloucester’s Summer of Music, Arts and Culture.

Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival

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Times to be confirmed at Various venues across Gloucester

The Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival 2016 promises to hit all the right notes for music lovers across the city and...

marketinggloucester.co.uk (01452) 207020

Don’t miss the Three Choirs Festival 2016, being held in venues across Gloucester, including the historical Cathedral.

Three Choirs Festival

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Times to be confirmed at Gloucester Cathedral

It’s Gloucestershire’s turn to host the Three Choirs Festival once again, as the choirs of Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester...

3choirs.org 0845 652 1823

Head to The Wilson for a host of family-friendly activities at its Wild Worlds exhibition.

Wild Worlds family exhibition at The Wilson Museum

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Enjoy story time, lantern making, art workshops, drama, dinosaur puppets and more, at The Wilson Museum’s family...

cheltenhammuseum.org.uk (01242) 237431

Crazy golf at The Goods Shed

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10am at The Goods Shed, Station Road, Stroud, GL5 3AP

Gloucestershire families can enjoy hours of fun at The Goods Shed’s crazy golf course, returning to Stroud in prime time...

Summer Safari at Gloucester Cathedral

Free

County children can embark on a Summer Safari at Gloucester Cathedral during the school holidays, a free family trail which...

Drop-in Family Fun Day at Museum in the Park

Free

Gloucestershire youngsters can unleash their inner Indiana Jones at Museum in the Park’s Drop-in Family Fun Day this...

Gulliver's Travels at Tuckwell Amphitheatre

Offering an evening of brilliant entertainment as part of Cheltenham Open-air Theatre Festival, audiences can look forward...

Heritage Diesel Festival at GWR

Times to be confirmed at Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

Families and locomotive enthusiasts can enjoy a jam-packed weekend at GWR this July, including a magnificent collection of...

Saturday 30 July 2016

Take a walk on the wild side at The Wilson’s latest exhibition, Wild Worlds.

Wild Worlds exhibition at The Wilson

Editor's Choice

Take a walk on the wild side and discover how animals are used to tell stories and evoke emotions at The Wilson Museum’s...

thewilson.org.uk (01242) 237431

Come face-to-face with Iron Man this summer when the Robot exhibition comes to The Museum of Gloucester.

Robot exhibition at The Museum of Gloucester

Editor's Choice

Featuring familiar robots, cyborgs and androids from television and the big screen, march to The Museum of Gloucester...

Kids can explore the brand new Gruffalo woodland trail at Dean Heritage Centre this summer.

The Gruffalo Trail at Dean Heritage Centre

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The Gruffalo will be returning to Gloucestershire this summer, as the Dean Heritage Centre hosts its exciting summer trail,...

deanheritagecentre.com (01594) 822170

Enjoy Art in the City, as part of the Summer of Music Arts & Culture. © SoGlos.

Art in the City in Gloucester

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10am at Various locations across Gloucester

Aspiring artists and art aficionados can join in the celebrations when Gloucester plays host to an Art in the City weekend,...

marketinggloucester.co.uk (01452) 207020

Catch The Luke Doherty Band on Sunday afternoon at Cafe Rene.

Café Rene Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival

Editor's Choice Free

11am at Cafe Rene

Café Rene’s Rhythm and Blues Festival will return in 2016 with a week packed full of blues music, food and drink and local...

cafereneblues.co.uk (01452) 309340

Expect music galore and family entertainment at Livestock Festival.

Livestock Festival

Editor's Choice

12pm at Manor Farm, Longdon, Tewkesbury, GL20 6AT

Live music from the likes of Jason Donovan and Reef, as well as a host of family-friendly activities await visitors to...

livestocklongdon.co.uk (01684) 833133

Local music lovers can head to Guiting Music Festival for 10 days of sensational entertainment.

Guiting Music Festival

Editor's Choice

1.45pm at Guiting Power Village Hall, Church Lane, Guiting Power, GL54 5TX

Returning to the Cotswolds for 10 days of classical, jazz, and folk concerts, the 46th Guiting Music Festival promises...

guitingfestival.org (01386) 584943

Cultures locals can enjoy a wonderful performance with Longborough’s 2016 season.

Longborough Festival Opera

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Another season of theatrical drama and orchestral music is heading to the Cotswolds this summer, as Longborough Festival...

lfo.org.uk (01451) 830292

The Tuckwell Amphitheatre in Cheltenham provides the perfect venue for a balmy summer’s eve.

Cheltenham Open-Air Theatre Festival

Editor's Choice

Cheltenham’s annual Open-Air Theatre Festival is returning to Bacon Theatre’s Tuckwell Amphitheatre for more alfresco...

bacontheatre.co.uk (01242) 258002

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