Festivals in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury has a packed festival calendar, so whatever your interests and time of year you visit there's bound to be something on.  Annual festival treats include the Darwin Festival each Febuary, April's Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival, the blooming marvellous Shrewsbury Flower Show in August, and the Shrewsbury Folk Festival rounding off the summer each August bank holiday.  Recent editions to the festival scene are the Shrewsbury Food Festival at the end of June and The Big Busk in April.

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Feb

    08

    DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival

    This February, we will celebrate Shrewsbury as "The Origin of Independent Thinking" and birthplace of Charles Darwin -...

  • Feb

    09

    LEGOŽ: Brick History

    Brick History takes you on a journey through pivotal moments in world history, modelled in LEGO® bricks. This is...

  • Feb

    10

    Darwin Guided Walk

    Join one of our Visitor Information Centre guides exploring Shrewsbury and the places associated with Charles Darwin.Due...

  • Mar

    24

    Shrewsbury Flea Market

    SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics,...

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