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Major events

Shrewsbury has a packed calendar of major events throughout the year. Highlights include the popular Shrewsbury Folk Festival, the Shrewsbury Steam Rally with over 1000 exibits, the world-famous Shrewsbury Flower Show and the Shrewsbury Regatta which has been running since 1871! There are also triathlons, marathons, coracle races, boat races, cycling races and countless other major events for kids and families. Be sure to mark these must-see events on your calendar! 

Shrewsbury Fake Festival

Saturday, 28th April 2018 -
12:00pm - 11:00pm
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest

Saturday, 5th to Monday, 7th May 2018
Across town

Shrewsbury Regatta

Saturday, 12th to Sunday, 13th May 2018
Pengwern Boat Club,
Kingsland
SY3 7BD Shrewsbury

Shropshire Kids Festival

Saturday, 19th to Sunday, 20th May 2018
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shropshire County Show

Saturday, 26th May 2018
West Mid Showground,
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury

River Festival

Sunday, 3rd June 2018
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Carnival

Saturday, 16th June 2018
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Half Marathon 2018

Sunday, 17th June 2018
West Mid Showground,
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Food Festival

Saturday, 23rd to Sunday, 24th June 2018
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Severn Hospice Dragon Boat Festival

Saturday, 7th to Sunday, 8th July 2018
Pengwern Boat Club,
Kingsland
SY3 7BD Shrewsbury
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