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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  • Aug

    25

    Shrewsbury Folk Festival

    A four day event with entertainment for all age groups to celebrate the tradition of folk music and dance. Whilst the...

  • Aug

    26

    Shrewsbury Fake Festival

    The Fake Festival is coming to Shrewsbury on Saturday 26th August bringing 3 professional ‘touring-grade’...

  • Aug

    27

    Pretty Woman Open Air Cinema

    A fantastic opportunity to see a classic film in a stunning outdoor location. Doors and bar open at 6:30pm. There will...

  • Sep

    02

    A Night in the Dana - Prison Sleepover

    Immersive Events, in conjunction with Jailhouse Tours, are bringing you the only way to spend a night in a cell! That...

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