Here are just a few of the great events happening in Shropshire.
The return of our flagship steam gala in 2017, with its famed all-night running, array of visiting locomotives and intensive timetable. A great line-up of visiting locomotives supported by members of the Severn Valley Railway home fleet, alongside a whole host of other special attractions.
From: 21st September 2017
To: 24th September 2017
SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics, architectural salvage, reclamation and just that quirky stylish item that will compliment your home. SHREWSBURY FLEA is a relaxed place to both trade and visit with brilliant regular traders and loyal customers on a fantastic showground within walking distance of Shrewsbury Town centre. We regularly see between 2700 - 4300 visitors and between 100 – 150 traders over the weekend and this fair is ever increasing in popularity. Traders can book and pay ONLINE with our new ONLINE booking system.
From: 23rd September 2017
To: 24th September 2017
Step back in time, and along to some fantastic music, at our nostalgic 1940s-themed music hall evening at Blists Hill Victorian Town. To kick-off the evening we’re serving up a delicious feast of Spam Hash with Carrots and Potato Mash followed by Pear Crumble in the atmospheric Forest Glen Refreshment Pavilion. After you’ve enjoyed our home-cooked dinner we’ll be taking to the dance floor with a night of fantastic music and entertainment straight from the Forties!
From: 29th September 2017
To: 29th September 2017
In the Quarry Park and around town. 150+ beers, masterclasses, live music and more!
From: 6th October 2017
To: 8th October 2017
A one day craft market showcasing the high quality product produced ny local crafters. Products range from cheese to knit wear, ceramics and jewellery. This popular craft market takes place between 10.00am and 5pm in The Market Hall, Scotland Street, Ellesmere. Admission is free, refreshments are available. Enquiries re stalls to Chris Scott on 01691622894 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
From: 7th October 2017
To: 7th October 2017
A Bordeaux Masterclass with the Commercial Director of CA Grands Crus, David Launay. Guests will sample a selection from their properties of Château Grand-Puy-Ducasse in Pauillac, Château Meyney in Saint Estèphe and Château La Tour de Mons in Margaux. This is a great opportunity not only to taste these three excellent properties, but also to compare and contrast the styles from three of the Médoc communes and with David’s encyclopaedic knowledge to guide you, an interesting and insightful evening awaits.
From: 11th October 2017
To: 11th October 2017