Gloucestershire events in August 2018

Thursday 16 August 2018

Little ones can enjoy a host of summer activities with Cheltenham Trust’s play scheme.

Summer holiday play scheme in Cheltenham

Editor's Choice

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...

leisureatcheltenham.com (01242) 528764

Take the children on a summer’s day out to Batsford Arboretum for a fun bug hunt.

The Big Batsford Bug Hunt at Batsford Arboretum

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Children can search high and low for hidden creepy crawlies at The Big Batsford Bug Hunt, taking place this August at...

batsarb.co.uk (01386) 701441

The Wilson’s World of Wonder gallery promises family fun in Cheltenham.

World of Wonders! gallery at The Wilson

Editor's Choice Free

A brand-new gallery that gives children the chance to touch, play, sing and dance. World of Wonders at The Wilson offers...

See a number of talented artworks at Nature in Art’s exhibition. © Cactus Cat by John Buck

Animal, Vegetable, Mineral exhibition at Nature in Art

Editor's Choice

10am at Nature in Art

Animal, art and wildlife lovers are sure to enjoy Nature in Art’s new exhibition, Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, curated...

natureinart.org.uk/event (01452) 731422

Bricks 2 Learn will be helping children to play, build and learn

Lego Club at Gloucester Guildhall

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Offering children the chance to learn using LEGO, five amazing workshops are coming to Gloucester Guildhall this summer....

This summer, let the kids get their first taste of the Everyman stage.

The Everyman Theatre Summer School

Editor's Choice

Teens can develop theatrical skills during the Everyman Theatre’s Summer School, STOMP, featuring explosive energy,...

everymantheatre.org.uk (01242) 572573

Head off on The Garden of Lost Things trail, with illustrator Hannah Shaw.

The Garden of Lost Things trail at Rococo Garden

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Budding young adventurers can go hunting at Rococo Garden during the school summer holidays, joining The Garden of Lost...

rococogarden.org.uk (01452) 813204

Put your skills to the test and head to Slimbridge Wetland Centre’s LEGO Brick Workshops.

LEGO Brick Workshops at Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Editor's Choice

Put your LEGO-building skills to the test, compete against other builders in exciting challenges, and create a model owl...

Bricks 2 Learn will be helping children to play, build and learn

Lego Club at Gloucester Guildhall

Editor's Choice

Offering children the chance to learn using LEGO, five amazing workshops are coming to Gloucester Guildhall this summer....

Expect another world-class show from the acclaimed Giffords Circus.

Giffords Circus – My Beautiful Circus

Editor's Choice

3pm at Various venues across Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds

Celebrating the birth of the extraordinary art form, Giffords’ highly anticipated 2018 tour, My Beautiful Circus,...

giffordscircus.com 0845 459 7469

Expect another world-class show from the acclaimed Giffords Circus.

Giffords Circus – My Beautiful Circus

Editor's Choice

7pm at Various venues across Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds

Celebrating the birth of the extraordinary art form, Giffords’ highly anticipated 2018 tour, My Beautiful Circus,...

giffordscircus.com 0845 459 7469

Join The Conjuror, Matthew Pomeroy, for an amazing show at Bacon Theatre.

The Conjuror Live at Bacon Theatre

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7.30pm at Bacon Theatre

Prepare to be amazed when award-winning conjuror Matthew Pomeroy takes to the stage at Bacon Theatre, taking audiences...

bacontheatre.co.uk (01242) 258002

Summer Activity Camps at Rendcomb College

Editor's Choice

Keep the kids busy during Rendcomb College’s Summer Activity Camps, offering everything from sporting and creative...

Riverside Kids Club – Summer Sports Camp in Gloucester

Riverside Sports and Leisure Club will host a Summer Sports Camp during the school holidays. Children can enjoy activities...

Forest Cycle Superstar Challenge at Beechenhurst Lodge

Editor's Choice Free

Become a Cycle Superstar in the Forest of Dean this summer, as the Forestry Commission provides the perfect place to help...

Homegrown exhibition at Aroundabout Sound

Free

10am at Aroundabout Sound, 448 High Street, Cheltenham, GL50 3JA

Sure to be a truly moving exhibition, Gloucestershire artist Emma Howell will be showcasing a series of paintings in memory...

Giffords Circus in Minchinhampton

Editor's Choice

3pm at High Street, Minchinhampton, GL6 9BN

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, My Beautiful Circus, to Minchinhampton...

Giffords Circus in Minchinhampton

Editor's Choice

7pm at High Street, Minchinhampton, GL6 9BN

Roll up, roll up! The acclaimed Giffords Circus will take its anticipated show, My Beautiful Circus, to Minchinhampton...

Friday 17 August 2018

Little ones can enjoy a host of summer activities with Cheltenham Trust’s play scheme.

Summer holiday play scheme in Cheltenham

Editor's Choice

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...

leisureatcheltenham.com (01242) 528764

Take the children on a summer’s day out to Batsford Arboretum for a fun bug hunt.

The Big Batsford Bug Hunt at Batsford Arboretum

Editor's Choice

Children can search high and low for hidden creepy crawlies at The Big Batsford Bug Hunt, taking place this August at...

batsarb.co.uk (01386) 701441

The Wilson’s World of Wonder gallery promises family fun in Cheltenham.

World of Wonders! gallery at The Wilson

Editor's Choice Free

A brand-new gallery that gives children the chance to touch, play, sing and dance. World of Wonders at The Wilson offers...

See a number of talented artworks at Nature in Art’s exhibition. © Cactus Cat by John Buck

Animal, Vegetable, Mineral exhibition at Nature in Art

Editor's Choice

10am at Nature in Art

Animal, art and wildlife lovers are sure to enjoy Nature in Art’s new exhibition, Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, curated...

natureinart.org.uk/event (01452) 731422

This summer, let the kids get their first taste of the Everyman stage.

The Everyman Theatre Summer School

Editor's Choice

Teens can develop theatrical skills during the Everyman Theatre’s Summer School, STOMP, featuring explosive energy,...

everymantheatre.org.uk (01242) 572573

Head off on The Garden of Lost Things trail, with illustrator Hannah Shaw.

The Garden of Lost Things trail at Rococo Garden

Editor's Choice

Budding young adventurers can go hunting at Rococo Garden during the school summer holidays, joining The Garden of Lost...

rococogarden.org.uk (01452) 813204

Put your skills to the test and head to Slimbridge Wetland Centre’s LEGO Brick Workshops.

LEGO Brick Workshops at Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Editor's Choice

Put your LEGO-building skills to the test, compete against other builders in exciting challenges, and create a model owl...

Expect another world-class show from the acclaimed Giffords Circus.

Giffords Circus – My Beautiful Circus

Editor's Choice

3pm at Various venues across Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds

Celebrating the birth of the extraordinary art form, Giffords’ highly anticipated 2018 tour, My Beautiful Circus,...

giffordscircus.com 0845 459 7469

Stonehouse Court will be alive with the sounds of Soul and Motown music this summer.

Soul and Motown Night at Stonehouse Court Hotel

Editor's Choice

Boogie on down to Stonehouse Court Hotel this summer for a Soul and Motown Night, complete with two-course meal and DJ...

stonehousecourt.co.uk (01453) 794950

Expect another world-class show from the acclaimed Giffords Circus.

Giffords Circus – My Beautiful Circus

Editor's Choice

7pm at Various venues across Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds

Celebrating the birth of the extraordinary art form, Giffords’ highly anticipated 2018 tour, My Beautiful Circus,...

giffordscircus.com 0845 459 7469

Join Hip Route and start the weekend in style at Cafe Rene.

Hip Route gig at Café Rene

Editor's Choice Free

11pm at Cafe Rene

‘Effortlessly cool’ band Hip Route is set to deliver a lively performance at Café Rene this August, bringing...

caferene.co.uk (01452) 309340

Summer Activity Camps at Rendcomb College

Editor's Choice

Keep the kids busy during Rendcomb College’s Summer Activity Camps, offering everything from sporting and creative...

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