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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.

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

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18th May 2022
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Tanners Wines
26-29 Wyle Cop
SY1 1XB Shrewsbury
Tanners Historical Talks will devote an evening to unveiling the secrets and fascinating past of our county town, the medieval Shrewsbury. Whilst seated you’ll take...
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20th to 21st May 2022
The Quarry Park
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
We’re bringing a party to Shropshire this Summer… Think local beers, ales and ciders, a gin den, cocktails, a wine bar, tasty street food, and...
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19th Feb to 5th Jun 2022
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
Curated by Shropshire-born Helen Day, this colourful and nostalgic exhibition pays homage to the group of talented artists who drew the hugely popular Ladybird books...
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1st Apr to 30th Sep 2022
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
Come and join us on one of our daily guided walks throughout the summer. Led by our team of knowledgeable guides, explore the history and...
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5th Apr to 30th Aug 2022
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
FREE SHORT TALKS Come in on your lunch break and learn about the Collection. Every Tuesday at 12noon in the galleries at Shrewsbury Museum &...
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6th to 30th May 2022
The Hive
5 Belmont
SY1 1TE Shrewsbury
Grace Currie delivers an exhibition of mix of finished painting and ceramic pieces together with work-in-progress that reflect the fleeting nature of happiness and ‘feeling...
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6th to 26th May 2022
Old Market Hall
The Square
SY1 1LH Shrewsbury
The legacy continues as the beloved cast of Downton Abbey reunite for A New Era . When Lady Violet comes into possession of a luxurious...
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6th to 20th May 2022
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
Shropshire Museums' Collections Centre are hosting an exhibition of artworks inspired by the book and the Museum collection. Exhibits will include original artworks as well...
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20th May 2022
8:00pm
The Buttermarket
Award-winning ABBA Tribute Band ‘Revival’ have recently been voted as the UK’s Official No.1 ABBA tribute! Revival’s renowned ABBA stage show has proved a hit...
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20th May 2022
8:00pm
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
Sam needs to step up. With two children looking to him for guidance, it's high-time he evolved into the role model he always thought he'd...
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20th to 21st May 2022
The Quarry Park
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
We’re bringing a party to Shropshire this Summer… Think local beers, ales and ciders, a gin den, cocktails, a wine bar, tasty street food, and...
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20th May 2022
9:30pm
Albert's Shed
8 Barker Street
SY1 1QJ Shrewsbury
Six-piece band....Motown, Soul, Funk and Rock! Come and continue your Christmas celebrations with WingWalkers!!
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21st May 2022
6:00pm - 11:30pm
The Buttermarket
Bongo’s Bingo is the definitive bingo experience. It’s a crazy mix of traditional bingo, dance-offs, rave intervals, audience participation and countless magical moments, currently taking...
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21st May 2022
8:00pm
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
Paul Merton, Richard Vranch, Suki Webster, Mike McShane and accompanist Kirsty Newton are back on the road in 2022 to visit some of their favourite...
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21st May 2022
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery
The Square
SY1 1HL Shrewsbury
Using classic videogames as a story prompt local children’s author Jamie Russell will inspire the next generation of budding writers to pick up a pen...
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21st May 2022
9:00am - 3:30pm
The Shropshire Produce Market brings the fields of Shropshire to Shrewsbury Square. There is a plethora of delicious food and drink to tempt people to...
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21st May 2022
11:00am - 4:00pm
The Darwin Centre
Pride Hill
SY1 1PL Shrewsbury
Is your wardrobe ready for Summer? Join us on the upper level by H&M & M&S on Saturday 21st May as we partner up with...
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22nd May 2022
8:00pm
Henry Tudor House
Barracks Passage Wyle Cop
SY1 1XA Shrewsbury
Described by many as a musicians musician. Jon Allen has released 5 studio albums to date; carving a niche over the last 10 years as...
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