Discover the magic of Christmas in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury comes alive at Christmas, with plenty of places to capture Christmas cheer. Indulge in mince pies and mulled wine, pick up perfect presents or celebrate the party season.

A shrewsbury original since
800AD

Dig out your favourite fleece and wrap up this autumn because there's loads of stuff Shrewsbury has to offer over the coming months.

Shorter days doesn't mean there's less going on! Explore our award-winning events, endless independents, your favourite big names, tastebud tingling eateries and bars, and over1,000 years of history.

Looking for vegan food? Shrewsbury has a number of eateries that are either entirely vegan or are guaranteed to offer vegan dishes alongside their regular menu, with something to suit all appetites.

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The Shrewsbury Business Chamber and Shrewsbury BID invite you to vote for your favourite Shrewsbury Christmas window! We are also giving you the chance to win a £50 voucher for a Shrewsbury business of your choice as a thank you for voting. Voting closes at 9am on Monday 6th December.

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It may be raining outside, but that doesn't mean it's time for the fun to stop! There are plenty of indoor activities to keep the whole family entertained, from axe throwing to archery and board games - Shrewsbury has it all!

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A fine example of a Tudor Town, Bradt Guides has created the ultimate guide to 48 hours in the genteel town of Shrewsbury.

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Join us as we explore the history and businesses that make Coleham a true Shrewsbury Original.

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Have you visited Shrewsbury recently? If so, we want to know about your visit!

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Original Events

The weather may be cooling but Shrewsbury's calendar is still bursting with activity. Experience original events from Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival to Shrewsbury Festival of Literature, and not forgetting our seasonal Christmas celebrations.

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1st Dec 2021
Shrewsbury Market Hall
Claremont Street
SY1 1QG Shrewsbury
Shop the market's eclectic collection of unique independent stalls from quality gifts, cards, stationery, decorations and home interiors to original art, handcrafts and vintage. Also...
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3rd Dec 2021
9:00am - 3:30pm
Shrewsbury Town Square
The Shrewsbury Farmers Market brings the fields of Shropshire to Shrewsbury Square on the first Friday of every month. There is a plethora of delicious...
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