Giffords Circus – Any Port in a Storm
Friday, May 12, to Sunday, September 24
Annual tour of the Cotswolds and beyond, starting and finishing at Fennels Farm, near Stroud
Robert Dover’s Cotswold Olimpick Games
This wonderful, old-fashioned sports extravaganza takes place at Dover’s Hill near Chipping Campden.
Charlbury Beer Festival
Serious ale enthusiasts head here, along with others looking to enjoy a country event with comedy, performance poetry, live music, morris dancing and more.
Guiting Power Fete and Fun Dog Show
Saturday, June 17, noon to 4pm
Guiting Power village playing field GL54 5TX
Chipping Campden Open Gardens
17 & 18 June 2017
2 – 6pm. There will be over 20 private gardens open on the weekend. Tickets available from Campden Tourist Information from beginning of June – £7.50 per day or £10.00 for both days. Teas and plants available.
Rollright Summer Fete
Saturday 17th June 2017 2-5pm
1 to 2 July 2017 – Annual Cotswold Show and Food Festival
at Cirencester Park, GL7 1XB
Cornbury Festival, Great Tew
This retro-style festival exudes an exuberant country-carnival atmosphere.
Air Tattoo, RAF Fairford
With amazing flying displays from the Red Arrows, this is a spectacular Grand Prix of the air. RAF Fairford’s Air Tattoo is the world’s largest military airshow.
Stratford-upon-Avon River Festival
Start 10am, Sat 1 to 2 July 2017
Ebrington Village Fete
Saturday, 8th JULY 2017, 2.00 p.m
The Great Tew Park, Oxfordshire
Hook Norton Festival of Fine Ales
Saturday, July 15, 12 noon
Stow Cotswold Festival
Saturday, July 15
A celebration of Cotswold life, crafts and heritage in Stow-on-the-Wold
Warwick Folk Festival
27 July to 30 July 2017
Thursday to Sunday, August 3-6
Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire
The Big Feastival
Friday to Sunday, August 25-27
Alex James’s Farm, Kingham
Moreton-in-Marsh Agricultural and Horse Show
2nd September 2017
Broadway Food Festival
Sunday, September 10, 10am-4pm
Broadway Village Green
Featuring artisan food producers, cooking demos by local chefs and delicious food to go.
Stratford-upon-Avon Music Festival
26 September to 3 October 2017
Now celebrating the 22nd year, the Festival has become a key event in the cultural calendar of this unique and historic town and presents a fantastic programme of internationally renowned names and emerging artists from classical, jazz, folk and world music.
This year’s second Gypsy Horse Fair at Stow-on-the-Wold
Thursday 19 October 2017
The gypsy horse fair attracts hundreds of sightseers to Stow twice a year. Gipsies gather from all corners of England for a meet and greet and hundreds of horses are paraded and sold, all in one day. It’s quite a site! So how did it all begin and why Stow-on-the-Wold. As you might expect, when dealing with a Cotswold tradition, you have to go back a very long way.