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Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival

Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival features exhibitions of cartoon art, a cartoon trail around town throughout April, and a day of cartooning activity, Cartoonists Live on 21st April.

Each year the Festival adopts a theme for cartoonists to interpret, the 2018 theme will be announced closer to...

Shrewsbury Square is at the heart of the town and remains an important space for the people of the town.

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Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest 2018

Lots of wonderful children’s authors, illustrators and dramatists are set to descend on Shrewsbury to bring the world of books alive for families and friends. Events will take place at venues across Shrewsbury and the full programme will be released early in March 2018.

Described as 'a...

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Across Shrewsbury

DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival

Celebrating Shrewsbury's community spirit in the name of our most famous son.

Art, music, dance, theatre, lectures and workshops will be taking place across the town!

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Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival

The Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival will be taking place on 18th and 19th November 2017.

The church offers a huge space perfect for exhibitors, demos, children's activities and of course visitors.

The Chocolate Festival will be promoting a wonderful array of chocolatiers from...

The Quarry is Shrewsbury's beautiful, 29-acre parkland, encircled by the majestic loop of the river Severn. The Quarry has been Shrewsbury's most important site for recreation since the 16th Century.

Shrewsbury Winter Festival

From the organisers of the Shrewsbury Food Festival , the third Shrewsbury Winter Festival is coming the town, with a wonderland of Christmas goodies from around 100 exhibitors featuring the best artisan local foods, handmade crafts. Christmas grotto, Christmas lights, seasonal cookery and craft...

The Quarry is Shrewsbury's beautiful, 29-acre parkland, encircled by the majestic loop of the river Severn. The Quarry has been Shrewsbury's most important site for recreation since the 16th Century.

West Mid Fireworks Extravaganza

One of Shropshire’s biggest fireworks displays is back for 2017, with organisers hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity.

Shrewsbury’s Fireworks and Bonfire Spectacular will take place on Saturday November 4 th at the Greenhous West Mid Showground.

There will be two...

The Greenhous West Mid Showground is situated in the heart of Shrewsbury, an historic market town on the banks of the River Severn. The town is easily accessible from the west via the M54 leading to the A5 and is situated off the B5067 Berwick Road.

Shrewsbury Triathlon and Quadrathlon 2016

The event is staged in and around the majestic town of Shrewsbury. Now in it's sixth year, it has adapted and will include family events as well.

The event provides a unique river swim, followed by fast stretches of cycling on country lanes and a lovely run taking in the River Severn....

The Greenhous West Mid Showground is situated in the heart of Shrewsbury, an historic market town on the banks of the River Severn. The town is easily accessible from the west via the M54 leading to the A5 and is situated off the B5067 Berwick Road.

River Festival 2017

The sixth annual Shrewsbury River Festival will be taking place on Sunday 10th September 2017, in the Quarry Park and on the River Severn.

Come and enjoy a fantastic day of family fun, while at the same time learning about water safety awareness. Fancy dress (theme soon to be announced)...

Pengwern Boat Club, founded in 1871, is located in Shrewsbury Town Centre, Shropshire, in a picturesque river-side setting. The current clubhouse was built in 1881 and is undoubtedly one the most attractive in the UK.

The Big Busk 2017

The Big Busk is a celebration of community, music and talent in Shrewsbury's beautiful town centre. Performances cover a whole range of musical genres from opera and classical to contemporary and folk. Everyone is invited to come and shop, eat and have fun surrounded by fabulous music.

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Shrewsbury Regatta

The 2017 Shrewsbury Regatta will take place on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May 2017.

The Regatta is one of the oldest events in the rowing calendar, having first been held in 1871. Races will take place on the River Severn in Shrewsbury between English Bridge and the boathouses opposite...

Pengwern Boat Club, founded in 1871, is located in Shrewsbury Town Centre, Shropshire, in a picturesque river-side setting. The current clubhouse was built in 1881 and is undoubtedly one the most attractive in the UK.

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