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Major events

Shrewsbury has a packed calendar of major events throughout the year. Highlights include the popular Shrewsbury Folk Festival, the Shrewsbury Steam Rally with over 1000 exibits, the world-famous Shrewsbury Flower Show and the Shrewsbury Regatta which has been running since 1871! There are also triathlons, marathons, coracle races, boat races, cycling races and countless other major events for kids and families. Be sure to mark these must-see events on your calendar! 

Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival

Saturday, 17th to Sunday, 18th November 2018
St Mary's Church,
St Mary's Place
SY1 1DX Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Festival of Literature

Friday, 23rd to Sunday, 25th November 2018
Various locations

Carols in the Square

Wednesday, 12th December 2018 -
5:30pm

DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival

Friday, 8th to Sunday, 24th February 2019
Various locations

The Big Busk

Saturday, 6th April 2019
Across the town

River Festival

Sunday, 2nd June 2019
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Flower Show

Friday, 9th to Saturday, 10th August 2019
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
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