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  CANCELLED 22 & 23 Jun
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  Jun - not 2019
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  18 Aug
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17 June 2019 - Coffee Morning Fundraiser Town Hall Tewkesbury
 
Upton Blues Festival 19 to 21 July 2019
 
Charity Fundraising Show
 
KNE Tour - Watson Hall - 20 July 2019
 
The Wurzels - Watson Hall - 27 July 2019
 
Nortway Summer Fete 3 August 2019
 
Barry Island Day Trip 3 Aug 2019
 
Family Picnic 17 Aug 2019
 
Family Fun Day 31 Aug 2019
 
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Welcome to Tewkesbury a Medieval Town famous for it's Living Heritage and remarkable blend of old and new, voted the best place to live in 2011.
   
The Town is proud of it's many Independent Retailers, Coffee Shops, Food Outlets and Award Winning Restaurants, all providing a range of quality and choice not found anywhere else.
 
Congestion Free Relaxed Shopping makes Tewkesbury special, a number of retailers focus on Special Gifts including over 50 local Artisans producing unique top quality items.
 
Lovingly maintained 11th to 15th Century buildings are still in use today as Hotels, Pubs, Shops, Offices and Homes, the 11th century Abbey is the jewel in the crown.
 
What's On Today & Tomorrow
 
Buttons below:    i   (more info)    ↱   (Google Map / SatNav)
 
For the month's ahead see What's On button further down.
 
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Country Market Tewkesbury  tel: 01452 305227
08.00 to 15.00  Town Hall, High Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5AL
Free Event
Local Crafts, Home made Cakes, Clothes, Seasonal Produce, Plants and Shrubs, see ' i ' button for more info.    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Film: The Lion King 1  tel: 01684 295074
11.00 to 13.00  The Roses Theatre, Sun Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5NX
£7 up to 5pm then £9, concessions £8, U26 £7
Performances until 15th Aug, click ' i ' button for info. 25 years after Disney’s The Lion King captivated audiences comes the much anticipated CGI remake. In the African savannah, a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But Scar, Mufasa’s brother, has other plans. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile.    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Upton Blues Festival  tel:
11.00 to 22.00  High Sreet, Upton upon Sever, WR8 0HQ
FREE EVENT
Simply the best town wide FREE multi award winning Blues Festival with camping (pitch fee) and ample parking (parking fee)    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Tewkesbury Abbey Tower Tour  tel: 01684 850959
12.00 to 17.00  Tewkesbury Abbey, Church Street, GL20 5PG
£7 Adults, £5 8 to 16's only
Tewkesbury Abbey Tower is the largest Norman tower in the world (by area), it offers outstanding views of the Town and countryside around and with just 200 steps to climb is manageable by most, the tours run most days late June to end August on the hour, between 12 and 5pm, start and end times may vary on some days. Tours take about 45 minutes. Please phone to check cancellations, late starts and early finishing.    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Friday Youth Club Tewkesbury  tel:
19.00 to 20.30  Tewkesbury Youth Club, Link Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5JQ
£10 Membership, then 50p per week, non members £1
On the 3 May, it's a 'Meet the Volunteers Evening' for parents and teenagers. A youth club for 12 to 16 year olds. Parents must complete a registration form in advance, email: hoppyouthclub at gmail.com for a form.    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita (Harp and Kora) - Guiting Music Festival  tel:
19.45 to 22.00  Village Hall, Church Lane, Guiting Power, GL54 5TU
£22
Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita offer a multi award-winning collaboration. 10 day festival 19 to 28 July. For tickets see ' i ' button below or email: tickets at guitingfestival.org    i        ↱  
Fri 19 Jul 2019 - Music: The Rubies  tel:  01684 594624
21.30 to 23.30  The Blue Bell, Ryall (A38), Upton Upon Severn, WR8 0PL
Free Event
The Rubies - Upton 5 piece Covers Band, with a varied repertoire and a female lead vocalist, Guaranteed to keep you dancing all night!    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Ledbury Charter Market  tel: 01531 632306 (10am to 2pm)
09.00 to 14.00  High St, Ledbury, HR8 1DS
FREE EVENT
Ledbury market charter was issued by King Stephen to Bishop Robert de Bethune in 1138. Items include: plants, rugs, eggs, cheese,fish, bread, clothes, hardware, paintings and pictures, vegetables, musical instruments, music cd's and videos    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Table Top Sale  tel: 01684 295746
09.00 to 15.00  Scout Hut, Oldbury Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5LR
Free Entry
A twice weekly table top sale with drop in cafe, all welcome (closed Jan and Feb)      ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Tewkesbury Outdoor Market  tel: 01608 652662
09.00 to 15.00  Spring Gardens Car Park, Oldbury Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5LR
FREE ENTRY
Tewkesbury's outdoor Market provides a wide range of market goods and local produce, these vary with the season. Held on Wed and Sat.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Crafts, Cakes and Collectables  tel: 01685 438100
10.00 to 15.30  Town Hall, High Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5AL
FREE EVENT
High quality local craft and collectables, lots of gift ideas, a range of cakes too and refreshments    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Millinery Workshop  tel: 07935 208403
10.00 to 16.00  Three Little Pigs, Birlingham Village Hall, WR10 3AB
£85 (all inclusive inc. lunch)
Explore the fascinating world of millinery. Your experienced tutor, a suitably 'mad-hatter', will guide you through the basic techniques to make your very cloche-style hat, first made in the 1900s, which can be embellished as wearer likes. Working with wool felt and wooden hat blocks you will be shown how to steam and form your hat so it fits you perfectly. No previous experience is required. By the end of the day you will head home with a bespoke hat, ready for wearing with pride for many years.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Pershore River Festival and Family Fun Day  tel: 01905 843896
10.00 to 17.00  King George's Field, Pershore, WR10 1AF
Free Event
River boat trips, Fairground rides, Stalls, Gladiator duel, Have-a-go water sports, Pony rides, Circus skills, Bouncy castle, Exotic animals, Dance performances, Live Music, Beer tent, Magician, Water zorbs, Pancakes and crepes, Children's fun house, FREE sports activities, Candy floss and donuts.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Steam Rally - Much Marcle  tel:
10.00 to 17.00  Rye Meadows, Much Marcle, HR8 2LX
£10, U16 free, free parking
A superb array of Steam Traction Engines, Vintage Tractors, Vintage Commercial Vehicles, Vintage Motor Cycles and Cars, Stationary Engines, Fairground Organs, Models and Crafts. Adjacent camping. Click ' i ' button for more show info.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Fantasy Forest Festival  tel: 01242 602308
10.00 to 23.00  Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, GL54 5JD
from £26.50, U16 £17, U3 free
2 day event 20 and 21 Jul. Immerse yourself for a day or weekend in another world. Be who you want to be. Dress up in your favourite costume and join us for an experience you don't want to miss. On the festival terrain you will find fantasy related shows, entertainment, stages, competitions, lectures, workshops, traders and more. See ' i ' button for more info and booking    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Upton Blues Festival  tel:
10.00 to 23.00  High Sreet, Upton upon Sever, WR8 0HQ
FREE EVENT
Simply the best town wide FREE multi award winning Blues Festival with camping (pitch fee) and ample parking (parking fee)    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Tewkesbury Abbey Tower Tour  tel: 01684 850959
12.00 to 17.00  Tewkesbury Abbey, Church Street, GL20 5PG
£7 Adults, £5 8 to 16's only
Tewkesbury Abbey Tower is the largest Norman tower in the world (by area), it offers outstanding views of the Town and countryside around and with just 200 steps to climb is manageable by most, the tours run most days late June to end August on the hour, between 12 and 5pm, start and end times may vary on some days. Tours take about 45 minutes. Please phone to check cancellations, late starts and early finishing.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Cricket Match Tewkesbury CC  tel:
12.30 to 15.30  Tewkesbury Cricket Club, Gander Lane, GL20 5PG
£ Free Event
Tewkesbury CC - 1st XI   Vs   Gloucester CC - 1st XI, League: West of England Premier Cricket League - WEPL Gloucestershire. Tranquil location, some traditional wooden bench seating round ground and Club House veranda, there is a bar. Great location for relaxing watching a game with a picnic and drinks.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Charity Fundraising Show  tel: 01684 855040
14.00 to 17.00  Watson Hall, 65 Barton Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5PX
£5 per person
A charity show put together by the community and organised by Priors Park Neighbourhood Project. Includes a Ukulele Band, Amy Bastin Dance Troup and many more acts from the community.      ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Music: KNE Tour - The Experience  tel: 01684 294639
19.00 to 21.00  Watson Hall, 65 Barton Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5PX
£12, child £8
See KNE (ex Britains Got Talent 2019) on their UK tour at the Watson Hall. Click ' i ' button for tickets.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Steam Train Fish and Chip Special  tel: 01242 621405
19.00 to 21.15  The Railway Station, Toddington, GL54 5DT
£24 (fish and chips inclusive)
Depart Toddington 7pm. Includes reserved seat. Buffet car and seat drinks service. Book online see ' i ' button or phone.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Party in the Orchard - Greet  tel: 07870 855834
19.00 to 23.00  Old Harvest Home Junction, Evesham Road, Greet, GL54 5BH
£7
Thev ultimate party in the Orchard returns, live bands, food stalls and bar. Dog friendly      ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Pudding Night Roses Fundraiser  tel: 01684 295074
19.45 to 21.45  The Roses Theatre, Sun Street, Tewkesbury, GL20 5NX
£6
If you like puddings… you will love our pudding evening. Join us for an evening of pure indulgence and fun. We will serve a wide selection of traditional and innovative puddings for you to enjoy. There will even be a chance to buy any that are left over.    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - The Elias String Quartet - Guiting Music Festival  tel:
19.45 to 22.00  Village Hall, Church Lane, Guiting Power, GL54 5TU
£22
The Elias String Quartet take their name from Mendelssohn’s oratorio, Elijah, of which Elias is its German form, and have quickly established themselves as one of the most intense and vibrant quartets of their generation. 10 day festival 19 to 28 July. For tickets see ' i ' button below or email: tickets at guitingfestival.org    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - Music: The Delray Rockets  tel: 01684 438463
20.45 to 23.00  The Canterbury Inn, Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 8BT
£ Free entry
Music night    i        ↱  
Sat 20 Jul 2019 - The Anchor Disco  tel: 01684 293625
21.00 to 23.45  The Anchor 1774, 42 High Sreet, Tewkesbury, GL20 5BH
Free Entry
Finish 1am, all the latest and popular Music on request of the Anchor's DJ on the night.    i        ↱  

  
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Tewkesbury and it's waterside is located in outstanding countryside, is free of congestion and perfectly located for the Cotswolds, Malverns, Cheltenham, Worcester and Forest of Dean. Easy access to a wide range of things to do all year round.
 
Please use the buttons on the left to discover a wealth of information about Tewkesbury's places to stay and things to do including, Heritage events, Festivals, Fetes, Music, Theatre, Tours, Walks and outstanding places to visit.
 
We are currently undergoing a major update with a vast range of additions over time, some features may not be available during the update.
 
Contrary to impressions created by the media Tewkesbury Town is flood safe, the High Street and Town Centre car parks have never flooded in recorded history. For Real Time live information about flooding click the Tewkesbury Flooding button or the Floodeye™ Widget, on the left.
 
Today's Features
 
Fine Food and Arts Street Market Sunday 21 July
Fine Food and Arts Street Market Sunday 21 July
 
Tewkesbury Museum Free, 64 Barton Street
Mon to Fri 1pm to 4pm, Sat and Sun 11am to 4pm
Tewkesbury Museum
 
The Hide Cafe NOW OPEN - 89 Church Street
The Hide Cafe Tewkesbury
 
Tewkesbury's new Deli, 101 Church Street
Miss Muffet's Delicatessen Tewkesbury
 
Tewkesbury Indika Fashion
 
Tewkesbury's outdoor Market Wed & Sat 9am to 3pm
Tewkesbury's outdoor Market Wed and Sat 9am to 3pm
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Town Hall, High Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5AL

 
(see What's On Guide button below for times)
 
  Location Map  
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs include a wide range of Artisans high quality arts and crafts. The photos below give some examples, fair content varies. A cafe is usually provided with Tea, Coffee, Cakes and other food.
 
The fairs run most Tuesdays, Wedenesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and special events, please check the What's On Guide (click button below) for times and events before visiting. To contact Fair Organisers please see the list at the foot of this page.
 
Choosing Artisan items helps the Local Economy, the money spent looping locally a number of times, on average each £1 is worth £4.
 
About 40 Artisans also use the Artisan Outlet on Tewkesbury High Street called 'Sapphire Gifts' open Mon to Sat, 9am to 5pm (Sunday 10am to 3pm Easter to end September)
 
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 What's On Guide    or    Sapphire Gifts 
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Clarian (Clare Griffiths 07779 717770)
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Summers Soap (Ceri Carrington 07792 337895)
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Sapphire Gifts (Kim Yaxley 01684 438100)
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
WoodyMarvellous (Bob Lewis 01684 295565)
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
see: www.signoflove.co.uk
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
Tewkesbury Art and Craft Fairs
 
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 More Examples 
 
Fair Organisers
 
Creators Of Craft Tracy on 01684 291845    
 Website 
 
Emporium Enterprises Annie on 07817 512906    
 Website 
 
Craft, Cakes and Collectables Kim Yaxley 01684 438100
 
Gloucestershire Country Markets Sarah Jessop on 01452 305227
 

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