10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this November

Catch a spectacular fireworks display, get into the seasonal spirit, head to an exhibition, spend the evening with a sporting hero, and more, in SoGlos's pick of 10 unmissable things to do this November.

Encompassing everything from fantastic fireworks and popular pantomimes, to art exhibitions and seasonal shopping, there’s plenty to put a smile on everyone’s faces this November!

1. Start the month with a bang

Gloucestershire fireworks and bonfires guide

From children-friendly events, spectacular displays, food and drink, live music and more, discover the best firework displays and bonfire nights across Gloucestershire this November in SoGlos’s handy guide.

2. See some stunning shots

British Wildlife Photography Awards

Image © George Stoyle.

Nature in Art will host the British Wildlife Photography awards from Tuesday 7 November 2017, promising an engaging exhibition and celebration of British wildlife with stunning photographs and awe-inspiring nature.

3. Cross off your gift list

Christmas Gift Fayre at Cheltenham Ladies' College

Enjoy a dose of seasonal shopping when Cheltenham Ladies’ College hosts a Christmas Gift Fayre on Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 November 2017, with an impressive range of hand-picked retailers, mulled wine, mince pies, and heaps of festive cheer!

4. Experience a Dickensian Christmas

Gloucester Quays Christmas Markets

Gloucester Quays will be setting up for its Victorian and Enchanted Christmas Markets from Thursday 16 November 2017, offering a sensational seasonal showcase with live entertainment, traditional chalets, tasty treats and family fun.

5. Boo the baddies

Dick Whittington Pantomime at the Everyman

Everyman Theatre’s popular annual pantomime returns on Friday 24 November 2017, starring Tweedy the Clown and telling the story of Dick Whittington, with plenty of laughter and silly slapstick along the way.

6. Soak up the sights

Contemporary Art Exhibition at Hadfield Fine Art

Hadfield Fine Art will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a Contemporary Art Exhibition from Saturday 4 to Sunday 19 November 2017, showcasing an impressive array of artists past and present.

7. Work out whodunit

Murder Mystery at Stonehouse Court

Channel your inner Sherlock during a Murder Mystery at Stonehouse Court Hotel on Saturday 25 November 2017, promising a thrilling evening and highly interactive experience with delicious dinner and deadly crimes along the way.

8. Enjoy an evening with Frank Bruno

An Evening with Frank Bruno at Stroud Subscription Rooms

Heavyweight World Champion boxer, Frank Bruno, will be heading to Stroud Subscription Rooms on Saturday 18 November 2017 for an intimate interview, discussing his career and battle with mental health issues.

9. Head to an autumn concert

Cheltenham Choral Society Autumn Concert

Local music lovers can join Cheltenham Choral Society for its Autumn Concert on Saturday 25 November 2017, featuring Duruflé Requiem and the Rutter Requiem.

10. Get into the seasonal spirit

Christmas Preview at Park Gallery

Cheltenham’s recently opened Park Gallery will host a Christmas Preview weekend on Saturday 18 to Sunday 19 November 2017, offering the chance to browse beautiful handmade gifts whilst sipping on mulled wine.

© SoGlos
Thursday 26 October 2017

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