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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! 

DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival

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

Shrewsbury 10K

Sunday, 17th March 2019

The Big Busk

Saturday, 6th April 2019
Across the town

Shrewsbury Fake Festival

Saturday, 27th April 2019 -
11:45am - 11:00pm
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shropshire Kids Festival

Saturday, 11th to Sunday, 12th May 2019
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Shropshire County Agricultural Show

Saturday, 25th May 2019 -
10:00am
West Mid Showground,
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Wacky Races

Sunday, 26th May 2019 -
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Quarry Park,
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury

Comics Salopia - Shrewsbury Town Comics Festival

Saturday, 1st to Sunday, 2nd June 2019 -
10:00am - 5:00pm
Various locations

River Festival

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