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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 Shropshire Kids Festival to the World Championship Coracle Race, and not forgetting the historic Shrewsbury Flower Show.

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6th Feb to 13th Mar 2021
A series of virtual events
Shrewsbury LGBT History Festival returns February 6th - March 13th with a series of virtual film screenings, stimulating talks and Q&A sessions.
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5th Mar 2021
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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6th Feb to 13th Mar 2021
A series of virtual events
Shrewsbury LGBT History Festival returns February 6th - March 13th with a series of virtual film screenings, stimulating talks and Q&A sessions.
Event
5th Mar 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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5th Mar 2021
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...
Event
6th Mar 2021
3:00pm
A virtual event
On a cold February day in 1812, at the age of 17, Sophia, a London courtesan, became a wife; a very unusual and expensive choice...
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7th Mar 2021
7:00pm - 8:30pm
A virtual event
Shrewsbury LGBT+ History, in partnership with The Clowder Group invite you to Reel in the Closet - a documentary that reveals the lives of LGBTQ...
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7th Mar 2021
3:00pm
A virtual event
Same sex conduct is illegal in over 70 countries, almost half of them in Africa. The Kingdom of Eswatini, in Southern Africa, is one of...
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10th Mar 2021
7:20pm
A virtual event from Shropshire Wildlife Trust
Boatmen, bugs and beetles. Pete Lambert gives an insight into the Natural England-funded Shropshire Pond Creation Scheme. River Projects Manager Pete Lambert gives a Zoom...
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13th Mar 2021
3:00pm - 3:45pm
A virtual event
Suleika Aldini was a cabaret artist (working as fire eater, a snake charmer and an erotic singer and dancer) in West Germany from the 1960s...
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17th Mar 2021
7:30pm - 8:30pm
A virtual event from Shropshire Wildlife Trust
Dominic became a wildlife protection campaigner after a career in government and industry using the skills he acquired in Whitehall, Brussels and the corporate board...
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27th Mar 2021
10:00am - 4:00pm
St Marys Church
St Marys Street
SY1 2DX
Please note: The Shrewsbury Steampunk Spectacular 2021 has been cancelled We are delighted to be hosting Shrewsbury Steampunk Spectacular on Saturday 27th March 2021. This...
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10th Apr 2021
9:00am - 5:00pm
Shrewsbury Town Square
Every 2nd Saturday of the month the Made in Shropshire 'Fair in The Square' is carefully curated to ensure the best selection and variety of...
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21st Apr 2021
8:00pm
Henry Tudor House
Barracks Passage Wyle Cop
SY1 1XA Shrewsbury
Multi award winning comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean (Have I Got News for You, Live at the Apollo, 8 out of 10 Cats, Frankie Boyle’s New World...
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24th Apr 2021
11:45am - 11:00pm
The Quarry Park
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
“GET THIS PARTY STARTED!” Your Fake Fest No.5 is ready to rock, with a line-up of Fake Bands guaranteed to have your hands up -...
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25th Apr 2021
4:00pm
8:00pm
Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay
SY3 8FT Shrewsbury
Fans of The Beatles prepare to be wowed by the world’s favourite Liverpool-born tribute to the Fab Four... The Mersey Beatles' stunning live stage show...
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16th May 2021
8:00pm
Henry Tudor House
Barracks Passage Wyle Cop
SY1 1XA Shrewsbury
With the wind in her sails from receiving consecutive Americana Music Association UK award nominations (2017 ‘UK Album of the Year’ for Mockingbird Lane and...
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22nd May 2021
10:00am - 5:00pm
West Mid Showground
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury
A new festival for Shropshire focusing on all things free-from! Whether you follow a free-from diet or lifestyle due to illness, allergies or just to...
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