12 to 15 March 2019 – Cheltenham Racecourse National Hunt Festival (Gold Cup Week)
Champion Day | 12th March 2019 | 10:30 – 18:00
Ladies Day | 13th March 2019 | 10:30 – 18:00
St Patrick’s Thursday | 14th March 2019 | 10:30 – 18:00
Gold Cup Day | 15th March 2019 | 10:30 – 18:00
The World Famous National Hunt Racing Festival at Cheltenham racecourse.
March 17 – St Patrick’s Day
The Howard Arm’s Live music:
The Brimstone Ceilidh Band 7 – 9.30 pm
Easter Monday 22 April 2019 – Paxford Races North Cotswold Hunt Point to Point
How to find us
Bank Farm, Paxford GL55 6XS
Gates open at 10.30 am and First Race 1pm
Entry £10.00 per person – FREE PARKING
27 April to 5 May 2019 – Stratford upon Avon Literary Festival
1 May to 6 May 2019 – Cheltenham International Jazz Festival
Box Office (01242) 227979
May 7th – 11th, 2019
Chipping Campden Literature Festival
May 11th – 25th, 2019 – Chipping Campden Music Festival – St. James’ Church
May 18th Saturday Ride Scorpion
Cycle in the Cotswolds to raise funds for Spinal Muscular Atrophy ending at The Howard Arms, Ilmington.
TBA May 2019 – ‘Bluebell Walk at Whatcote’
The walk will start from Church Lane, Whatcote, Shipton-on-Stour, (postcode CV36 5EF), and will be well signposted in the village, as will free car parking. You can begin your walk any time between 2pm and 5pm.
The cost is £6.00 for adults, accompanied children free, and this includes the tea & scones!
Contact Sue Price for more details:
Telephone: 01295 680007
Thursday 9 May and Thursday 24 October 2019 – Gypsy Horse Fair, Stow-on-the-Wold
The first of the bi-annual gypsy horse fairs at Stow-on-the-Wold.
Two fairs, on the nearest Thursdays to 12th May and 24th October. The fairs are held in fields between Stow and Maugersbury. Gypsies arrive from the Monday onwards, and there are stalls of crafts with the sales on the Thursday after which everyone packs up and moves on. The May fair is the larger of the two.
Giffords Circus Tour Dates
May 03 – May 13 Fennellls Farm Stroud
May 16-28 Sudeley Castle Cheltenham
May 30 – June 3 Kingham Daylesford Organic Farm
Friday 17 May to Sunday 19 May 2019 – Winchcombe Cotswolds Walking Festival
Choose from 25 different walks.
For more info see – www.winchcombewelcomeswalkers.com
4 to 6 June 2019 – St Leonard’s Church, Bledington
Bledington Music Festival
All concerts each day – Concerts at 7.30pm at St Leonard’s Church, Bledington.
Tel: 01608 658669
6 July & 7 July 2019 – Stratford-upon-Avon River Festival, start 10am
This two-day FREE celebration for all the family, is organised by Stratforward – Stratford-upon-Avon’s Business Improvement District, on behalf of 430 fabulous town centre shops, cafes,
5, 6, 7 July 2019 – Cornbury Music Festival at The Great Tew Park
Oxfordshire, OX7 4AF
EBRINGTON VILLAGE FETE, SATURDAY, 13th JULY 2019, 2.00 p.m
Contact: Daphne Law, Secretary Ebrington Village Fete Committee
Tel: 01386 593286
25 July to 28 July 2019 – Warwick Folk Festival
24 to 26 August 2019 – Fishing Festival, Crown Meadow, Evesham
Festival Website: www.eveshamfestival.com
For place information see – Evesham Riverside Town
Monday 26 August 2019 – Bourton Football in the River
Bourton-on-the-Water for Football in the River kicks off once again on August bank holiday Monday. A fete will be held from 11am, with the football match kicking-off at 4pm.
Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park
Painting Childhood: From Holbein to Freud
16 March – 16 June 2019