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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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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...
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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...
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12th Aug 2021
10:30am - 12:30pm
1:30pm - 4:00pm
The Cut Visitor CentreShropshire Wildlife Trust
Drop in to find out more from Dr Cath Price about all things avian. Cath will have a display of bird skulls and feathers to...
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13th to 14th Aug 2021
The Quarry Park
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
Because of COVID-19 this year’s Shrewsbury Flower Show has been cancelled. So we thought it would be a nice idea to hold a ‘virtual’ show...
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14th 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...
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14th Aug 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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18th Aug 2021
10:00am - 12:00pm
Paws Cafe
Join us to watch a children's cat film with our 11 resident cats. August 18th - Soul (PG) Mr Mittens is a therapy cat who...
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21st 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...
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21st Aug 2021
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Various locations around Shrewsbury
Self Help Africa has been cooking up a new foodie event, to ease us out of lockdown! The Shrewsbury-based charity, known for their popular Secret...
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21st Aug 2021
7:00pm - 11:00pm
The Sabrina Boat
Victoria Quay Victoria Ave
SY3 8LH Shrewsbury
A murder mystery set aboard the Sabrina boat with a whodunnit to keep everyone guessing. There will be a body found on very suspicious circumstances...
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22nd Aug 2021
9:00am
Welcome to the Mercedes Benz of Shrewsbury 10K, an exciting event on the road race calendar. This is a true town 10K with closed roads...
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26th Aug 2021
10:30am - 12:30pm
1:30pm - 4:00pm
The Cut Visitor CentreShropshire Wildlife Trust
Make a butterfly feeder to take home for the garden and find out all about our Shropshire butterflies. Advice on gardening for butterflies, where to...
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27th to 30th Aug 2021
West Mid Showground
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury Folk Festival has a reputation for delivering the very finest acts from the UK and around the world, always searching to find new authentic...
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3rd Sep 2021
7:00pm - 10:30pm
The Sabrina Boat
Victoria Quay Victoria Ave
SY3 8LH Shrewsbury
Mamma Mia! Come and be the next dancing queen aboard Sabrina! You’ll have a live DJ to play bangers long into the night, as well...
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4th to 5th Sep 2021
The Quarry Park
The Quarry Park
SY1 1JL Shrewsbury
As the Shrewsbury Food Festival launches in to a new decade, we will be bringing you a world of tantalising food and drink, all perfectly...
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5th Sep 2021
West Mid Showground
Gravel Hill Lane
SY1 2PF Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury hosts The 2020 ‘JT Hughes Group‘ Shrewsbury Sprint Triathlon & Quadrathlon. Now in its 10th year, it has adapted to your needs and will...
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10th to 19th Sep 2021
Various locations
Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,500 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Every September places across...
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10th Sep 2021
7:00pm - 10:30pm
The Sabrina Boat
Victoria Quay Victoria Ave
SY3 8LH Shrewsbury
Join us on board a 3-hour cruise to dance through the decades 80s, 90s & 00s. 7:00 pm arrival for 7:30 pm departure We will...
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