Posted 01 Aug 2023

What's on August Bank Holiday weekend in Shrewsbury

There's another bumper Bank Holiday on the way! Use our handy what's on guide and discover the hottest events, offers and activities.
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Bank Holiday weekend events

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Bank Holiday weekend offers

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Find the perfect beer garden

Bank holidays are made for relaxing with a cold drink in a quintessentially British beer garden. Discover which restaurants, cafes, bars, and pubs offer alfresco dining with our handy guide. Whether you prefer a quiet courtyard or dining street-side in our weekend pedestrianisation, these Shrewsbury eateries are ready to tantalise your tastebuds.

Shrewsbury's outdoor dining spaces

Pick up a picnic

Pick up a picnic

If you're out and about this Coronation bank holiday - there's nothing quite like eating in the great outdoors! Whether you're picking up lunch to go, or assembling your own hamper, Shrewsbury's businesses are on hand with some truly mouth-watering fare.

Find your picnic essentials


Pick up your BBQ essentials

If you're in need of groceries or delicious treats for your Jubilee street party or bank holiday BBQs then look no further than Shrewsbury! From small supermarkets to one-off delis you can find them all here.

Shrewsbury's trusty delis and butchers are packed with local produce and meats - make sure to head to Barkworths, Shrewsbury's largest independent fishmongers, and Appleyards for all your delicious deli essentials. And Shrewsbury's award-winning Market Hall is a must-visit for a mix of fresh and organic produce alongside award-winning artisan chocolates and drinks.

For those essential bank holiday tipples make sure to head to Tanners Wines, Wrekin Whiskies, Iron & Rose and Everymans, and for those looking for something non-alcoholic check out Dry, Shrewsbury's 0% bottle shop.

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