Monday 19 August 2019

10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this June

Celebrate the official start of the summer, head to a family festival and feast on foodie treats, all in SoGlos's handpicked top 10 things to do this June 2019.

From food festivals and sporting entertainment, to royal shows and cinema under the stars, the Gloucestershire events calendar is looking busy for June!

1. Wychwood Music Festival

Kicking off June in the best possible way, Wychwood Music Festival is back for another year on Friday 31 May to Sunday 2 June 2019. Expect 100 acts and an appearance from headliners including Scouting For Girls, ABC and The Stranglers.

2. Cheltenham Street Chilli Fiesta

Things will be hotting up on Saturday 1 June 2019 when Cheltenham Street Chilli Fiesta brings mind (and taste bud) blowing variations of chilli to town. See if you can handle the heat at the chilli eating contest.

3. Nature Week at Cotswold Farm Park

Try out some bark rubbing and worm charming when Nature Week at Cotswold Farm Park runs from Tuesday 28 May to Sunday 2 June 2019. Kiddies can go on a hunt for mini beasts or do some twig den building.

4. Cheltenham Science Festival

Curious minds of all ages can enjoy over 200 engaging events at Cheltenham Science Festival from Tuesday 4 to Sunday 9 June 2019. This year’s festival is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing and the Concord.

5. Longborough Festival of Opera

A must visit for those looking for a fantastic cultural night out, Longborough Festival of Opera will be back from Wednesday 5 June to Saturday 3 August 2019. Whether you’re a seasoned opera fan or you’ve never been before, head to the annual festival in the Cotswolds.

6. Royal Three Counties Show

For the ultimate family day out, head to the Royal Three Counties Show from Friday 14 to Sunday 16 June 2019. Overflowing with foodie treats, celebrity guests and country pursuits, the show makes a great day out.

7. Prescott Bike Festival

Petrol heads can expect thrilling entertainment on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 June 2019 at Prescott Bike Festival. Raising funds for a fantastic cause, the event will be packed with iconic bikes, nail-biting action and there’s a kids’ zone too.

8. Targets & Tea Ladies' Day at Ian Coley Shooting School

Experience an amazing day out at Targets & Tea Ladies' Day at Ian Coley Shooting School on Friday 21 June 2019. The event combines clay shooting for women, followed by a delicious afternoon tea at Hotel du Vin in Cheltenham.

9. Gloucester Vinyl Festival

Pick up records, play the open decks or listen to some incredible music at Gloucester Vinyl Festival on Saturday 22 June 2019. There’ll be an alfresco bar and a barbeque, as well as vinyl traders throughout the day.

10. One Night in Ibiza party at Egypt Mill

The dance scene of Ibiza is heading to Egypt Mill for one night only on Friday 21 June 2019. One Night in Ibiza party at Egypt Mill will feature a disco until late, themed outfits and tasty food served outside on the impressive terrace.

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© SoGlos
Wednesday 29 May 2019

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