AUGUST

Giffords Circus - Any Port in a Storm
Friday, May 12, to Sunday, September 24
Annual tour of the Cotswolds and beyond, starting and finishing at Fennels Farm, near Stroud
http://shows.giffordscircus.com/events/2017-05/

The Big Feastival
Friday to Sunday, August 25-27
Alex James's Farm, Kingham
www.thebigfeastival.com

Frocester Beer Festival
Friday & Saturday, August 25-26
Festival opens on the Friday at 2pm
www.frocesterbeerfestival.com

The Phoenix Festival, Cirencester
Saturday & Sunday, August 26-27
www.phoenix-festival.co.uk/2017/

Witcombe Cider Festival
Saturday & Sunday, August 26-27
Organisers are promising the biggest and best festival yet
www.witcombeciderfestival.co.uk

132nd Hawkesbury Horticultural Show
Saturday, August 26
Hawkesbury Upton, South Gloucestershire GL9 1AU
This show is thought to be the longest continually running show in England  
www.hawkesburyshow.org

Football in the River
Bank Holiday Monday, August 28
Bourton-on-the-Water
Two teams from Bourton Rovers FC play a 30-minute match in the River Windrush

Winchcombe Country Show
Monday, August 28, 12 noon to 5.30pm
Winchcombe Senior School
www.winchcombeshow.org.uk
 

SEPTEMBER

Oxford Foodies Festival
Friday to Sunday, September 1-3
Oxford South Parks
Featuring top chefs, live music and a fun day out
www.foodiesfestival.com/oxford-food-festival

Moreton-in-Marsh Show
Saturday, September 2
www.moretonshow.co.uk

Northleach Steam and Vintage Show plus ale festival
Saturday and Sunday, September 2-3
www.northleachsteamshow.co.uk

British and Midland Championships
Saturday and Sunday, September 2-3
Prescott Speed Hill Climb, near Gotherington
www.prescott-hillclimb.com

Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen - Guild Crafts Chipping Campden 2017
Saturday, September 2, to Friday, September 8
Chipping Campden Town Hall
https://guildcrafts.org.uk/exhibitions/guild-crafts-chipping-campden-2017/

Gloucester History Festival
Saturday, September 2, to Sunday, September 17
A wide range of events and the chance to see inside some of Gloucester's most interesting buildings.
www.gloucesterhistoryfestival.co.uk

Heritage Open Days
Thursday, September 7, to Sunday, September 10
Every September some 40,000 volunteers across England organise 5,000 events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture. It's your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – all of which are FREE to explore.
www.heritageopendays.org.uk

10th Moreton Beer Festival
Friday & Saturday, September 8-9
Moreton-in-Marsh Cricket Club
www.northcotswoldcamra.org.uk

Jane Austen Festival
Friday, September 8, to Sunday, September 17
Annual festival in the city of Bath.
www.janeaustenfestivalbath.co.uk

Frampton Country Fair
Sunday, September 10
Held in 30 acres of beautiful parkland of Frampton Court Estate, this is one of the last truly traditional country fairs. Over 400 trade stands, three display rings and so much to see and do.
www.framptoncountryfair.co.uk

Broadway Food Festival
Sunday, September 10, 10am-4pm
Broadway Village Green
Featuring artisan food producers, cooking demos by local chefs and delicious food to go.
www.broadway-cotswolds.co.uk/food-festival

Pebworth Party In The Park
Sunday, September 10, from 12 noon.
Pebworth Village Hall Green, CV37 8XA
Fun-packed afternoon with traditional and modern village fete activities including cow pat bingo, egg splat and the Pebworth Mile Race.

Blenheim Palace Horse Trials
Thursday, September 14, to Sunday, September 17
Three-day eventing in the magnificent grounds of Blenheim Palace.
www.blenheimhorse.co.uk

Sudeley Castle Classic Car Rally
Sunday, September 17
Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe
www.sudeleycastle.co.uk

Painswick Church Clypping
Sunday, September 24
Local children wear flowers in their hair, join hands and embrace St Mary’s parish church.
stmaryspainswick.org.uk

Five Valleys Walk for Meningitis Now
Sunday, September 24
https://www.meningitisnow.org/support-us/featured-events/five-valleys-walk-2017/
 

OCTOBER

Catherine White Harp Recital
Friday, October 13, 12 noon
St Lawrence Church, Lechlade
Fund-raising event in aid of St Lawrence Church, Lechlade Restoration and Maintenance Appeal. 
www.stlawrencelechlade.org.uk

Cotswold Male Voice Choir - Music at Stow festival
Thursday, October 26, 7.30pm
St Edward's Church, Stow-on-the-Wold
www.musicatstow.co.uk

Fairport Convention - Music at Stow festival
Friday, October 27, 7.30pm
St Edward's Church, Stow-on-the-Wold
www.musicatstow.co.uk

Toyah Wilcox - Music at Stow festival
Saturday, October 28, 8pm
St Edward's Church, Stow-on-the-Wold
www.musicatstow.co.uk

 

NOVEMBER

Ed Byrne - Spoiler Alert
Thursday, November 30, 8pm
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/ed-byrne-2017-spoiler-alert-163355/
 

DECEMBER

Milton Jones is Out There
Thursday, December 7, 8pm
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/milton-jones-is-out-there-162555/
 
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