10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this September

From food markets and inflatable obstacle courses, gin tasting to classic cars, there are so many fantastic events going on this September in Gloucestershire.

September is bursting with fun days out in Gloucestershire. From a spooky experience at Everyman Theatre to a fun-filled 5k run with a twist, here’s SoGlos’s top picks of things to do this month.


1. Fill up your plate at Egypt Mill

Tuck into a delicious Reggae-inspired two-course meal at Egypt Mill on Friday 6 September 2019 at the hotel and restaurant’s Reggae and Ska Night. Set in the beautiful surroundings of Nailsworth, guests can expect an evening full of vibrant colours, flavours and music at this fun and quirky event.


2. Pick up some delightful treats at Gloucester Quays Orchard Street Market

Visitors to Gloucester Quays Orchard Street Market are promised a great weekend of live music, vintage crafts, scrummy street food and delicious drinks. Taking place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 September 2019, the market will host 25 stalls of arts, crafts, food and more.


3. Get your health fix at Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival

Heading to town from Monday 9 to Sunday 15 September 2019, Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival will treat visitors to inspiring talks and seminars hosted by some of the UK’s leading industrial experts. Perfect for trying out a new fitness class or finding an activity group, the festival has something for everyone.


4. Put the fun into fundraising at Cheltenham Racecourse

Head to Cheltenham Racecourse on Saturday 14 September 2019 for a 5k run with a twist. Expect bouncing, falling and crawling through an inflatable obstacle course which is suitable for all ages and fitness abilities.


5. Get wedding inspiration at The Barn at Upcote

Soak up inspiration from a wide range of wedding suppliers and check out the stunning spaces at The Barn at Upcote’s Wedding Fayre on Sunday 15 September 2019. There’s even a glass of prosecco on arrival.


6. Get spooked at Everyman Theatre

Spines will be tingling and hearts will be racing when The Woman in Black takes to the stage at Everyman Theatre from Monday 16 to Sunday 21 September 2019. There’s no beating the real theatre experience – if you’re brave enough!


7. Sit back and relax at Cowley Manor

The Alfresco Film Company will bring a cinema under the stars to Cowley Manor on Saturday 21 September 2019. Get ready to belt out the biggest hits from The Greatest Showman with this special sing-a-long screening.


8. Enjoy a tipple or two at The Slaughters Manor House

Gin lovers are in for a treat when The Slaughters Manor House hosts its Gin Dinner, with some of the finest coastal gins in the UK on Thursday 26 September 2019. Served up with a tempting three-course dinner, each dish will be matched with gin cocktails.


9. Keep the kids entertained at Malvern Autumn Show

Malvern Autumn Show is back for another year on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 September, promising a great weekend of family fun. There’ll be ginormous vegetables, mini golf, a petting zoo, and a gin show for grown-ups, plus much more.


10. Zoom to the Classic Car Rally at Sudeley Castle

Motor enthusiasts will love the Classic Car Rally at Sudeley Castle, taking place on Sunday 29 September 2019. With a wide range of vintage cars on display, visitors can peruse past impressive motors and explore the castle’s stunning grounds.


For plenty more ideas on what to do this September in Gloucestershire, head to soglos.com/events

By Amy Wright

© SoGlos
Tuesday 20 August 2019

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