Shrewsbury’s back and this summer is going to be like no other. Discover more about Shrewsburys Open here.

Home » See & Do » Events

Events

WHILST WE ENDEAVOUR TO KEEP THIS PAGE AS UP TO DATE AS POSSIBLE, DUE TO THE RAPID CHANGES IN THE COVID-19 SITUATION SOME OF THE INFORMATION MAY BE DATED. WE ADVISE THAT YOU RESEARCH AND CONTACT ALL BUSINESSES DIRECTLY BEFORE VISITING OR PLACING AN ORDER.

A shrewsbury original since
800AD

If you’re looking for events in Shrewsbury, then look no further, there’s an event calendar packed with something for everyone.

With an independent cinema in an old market hall, the 29-acre Quarry Park and an impressive theatre sitting upon the river, Shrewsbury is at the heart of cultural activities in Shropshire.

Coracle Race
 

Warm weather heralds the beginning of Shrewsbury's vibrant calendar of festivals. Experience original events from Shropshire Kids Festival to the World Championship Coracle Race, and not forgetting the historic Shrewsbury Flower Show.

Feature
24th to 25th Jul 2021
10:00am - 4:00pm
SY4 3DB
Over the anniversary week of the Battle of Shrewsbury, we travel back to medieval Shropshire to see the sights and sounds of every life leading...
Event
25th Jul 2021
10:00am - 4:00pm
Shrewsbury town centre
A Mile of Smiles will bring some long-awaited fun to Shrewsbury. We will be filling the town with live music, poetry, circus acts, bubbles, and...
Event

View events

Looking for a particular type of event? Filter your results by category.
29th May to 31st Jul 2021
Various locations around Belle Vue
One WILD Night, WILD About Belle Vue, WILD About Recycled Art, Where The WILD Things Are, WILD To Jungle, WILD About The Wildlife Trust, WILD...
Event
3rd Jul to 31st Aug 2021
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
Unlocking the Severn is based around capital works to remove historic barriers at six sites on the River Severn and its main tributary the Teme...
Event
28th Jul 2021
7:30pm - 10:30pm
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
The Gigspanner Big Band are a unique force in British folk music. Their high-energy, virtuosic performances appeal equally to traditionalists and to those looking for...
Event
29th to 31st Jul 2021
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
We are thrilled to announce a very limited run of special preview performances of the smash hit musical Dirty Dancing BEFORE the brand new UK...
Event
29th Jul 2021
10:30am - 12:30pm
1:30pm - 4:00pm
The Cut Visitor CentreShropshire Wildlife Trust
Celebrate National Marine Week with us! Dr Cath will have a seashore display set up in the Visitor Centre, come along to explore some of...
Event
31st Jul 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Shrewsbury Town Square
FREE Family-friendly Animal mask making workshops with Jamila Thomas and Emily Wilkinson. No need to book, just turn and enjoy! Suitable for ages 6+ Local...
Event
31st Jul 2021
7:30pm
Shrewsbury Castle and the Soldiers of Shropshire Museum
Castle Gates
SY1 2AT Shrewsbury
LIVE AT SHREWSBURY CASTLE We've teamed up with Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival to take our hugely popular Severn Jesters Comedy Club outdoors at Shrewsbury Castle...
Event
1st Aug 2021
2:00pm
5:00pm
Shrewsbury Castle and the Soldiers of Shropshire Museum
Castle Gates
SY1 2AT Shrewsbury
LIVE at Shrewsbury Castle! Immersion Theatre invite you on a swashbuckling adventure of epic proportions as they proudly present an action-packed adaptation of The Three...
Event
4th Aug 2021
10:00am - 12:00pm
Paws Cafe
Join us to watch a children's cat film with our 11 resident cats. August 4th - Cats (PG) A cat named Blanket lives in the...
Event
5th Aug 2021
7:00pm - 10:30pm
The Sabrina Boat
Victoria Quay Victoria Ave
SY3 8LH Shrewsbury
Join us for a relaxing cruise onboard Sabrina with a tasting masterclass from a Whitney Neil representative. A choice of three cocktails from a selection...
Event
6th to 27th Aug 2021
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
Join us for a magical 60-minute session where children can enjoy fairy-tales, activities and fun with their favourite fairy-tale characters each week, including The Mermaid...
Event
6th Aug 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...
Event
7th Aug 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
The award-winning family rave returns with a Pirates & Mermaids theme! Designed to be as much fun for adults as children, Big Fish Little Fish...
Event
7th Aug 2021
7:30pm
Shrewsbury Castle and the Soldiers of Shropshire Museum
Castle Gates
SY1 2AT Shrewsbury
LIVE AT SHREWSBURY CASTLE We've teamed up with Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival to take our hugely popular Severn Jesters Comedy Club outdoors at Shrewsbury Castle...
Event
7th Aug 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Shrewsbury Town Square
FREE Family-friendly Jembe drumming workshop with Jonathan Bannister and Josh Arrowsmith No need to book, just turn and enjoy! Suitable for ages 7+ The sound...
Event
7th Aug 2021
5:00pm - 10:00pm
Shrewsbury Market Hall
Claremont Street
SY1 1QG Shrewsbury
Enjoy flavours from around the world at the Market Hall’s popular late-night opening including Thai, tapas, Indian, Tex-Mex, Chinese dumplings, handmade pizza and much more...
Event

Looking for something specific?

Explore the map

The finds.

The not-quite-like anything else.

The can't be copied. The can't be bettered. Mapped