SUMMER EVENTS IN THE COTSWOLDS

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Summer In The Cotswolds

There are so many events taking place in different locations in and around The Cotswolds throughout the summer months. The King’s Head Inn is the perfect place to relax and recharge whether staying with us, visiting to enjoy a well deserved lunch, or simply sampling one of our local beers or a refreshing glass of wine from our extensive wine menu.

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Below are some of our favorite events taking place in The Cotswolds throughout the summer. Whether with family or friends you’re sure to find something special to make your visit a truly memorable experience.


Giffords Circus – Any Port In A Storm
Friday, May 12th to Sunday, September 24th
Annual tour of The Cotswolds
www.giffordscircus.com

Heartstone Arts At Bampton
Saturday, June 3rd to Sunday, June 25th
WestOx Arts Gallery, Bampton
www.heartstone-fund.uk

Don’t Dress For Dinner
Monday, June 5th to Saturday, June 10th
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
www.everymantheatre.org.uk

Cheltenham Science Festival
Tuesday, June 6th to Sunday, June 11th
www.cheltenhamfestivals.com

Bledington Music Festival
Tuesday, June 6th to Thursday, June 8th
St Leonard’s Church, Bledington
www.bledingtonmusicfestival.co.uk

The Burford Festival
Thursday, 8th to Sunday, 18th June
Burford
www.burfordfestival.org

‘Burton’
Thursday, June 8th
The Theatre, Chipping Norton
www.chippingnortontheatre.com

Longborough Festival Opera
Thursday June 8th to August 4th
Longborough,
www.lfo.org.uk

Cheltenham Food And Drink Festival
Friday, June 9th to Sunday, June 11th
Cheltenham
www.cheltenham-food-festival.garden-events.com

Phoenix Recorder Orchestra Concert
Saturday, June 10th
St Lawrence Church, Lechlade-on-Thames
www.stlawrencelechlade.org.uk

Adlestrop Open Day
Sunday, June 11th
www.adlestrop.org.uk

Joseph And The Amazing Tecnicolor Dreamcoat
Tuesday, June 13th to Saturday, June 17th
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
www.everymantheatre.org.uk

Forest Live At Westonbirt Arboretum
Thursday, June 15th to Sunday, June 18th
www.forestry.gov.uk

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Thursday, June 15th
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk

The Ukulele Festival Of Great Britain
Friday, June 16th to Sunday, June 18th
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.ukulelefestival.co.uk

Guiting Power Fete
Saturday, June 17th
Guiting Power
www.guitingevents.co.uk

Charlbury Beer Festival
Saturday, June 24
Charlbury
www.charlburybeerfestival.org

Swinbrook And Asthall Riverday
Saturday, June 24th
Swinbrook
www.swinbrook-riverday.com

Trespass – A Ghost Story
Tuesday, June 20th to Saturday, June 24th
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
www.everymantheatre.org.uk

Blenheim Palace Flower Show
Friday, June 23rd to Sunday, June 25th
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock
www.blenheimflowershow.co.uk

Midsummer Speed Festival
Saturday, June 24th to Sunday, June 25th
Prescott Racetrack, Gotherington
www.prescott-hillclimb.com

Annual Sherborne 10k Run
Sunday, June 25th
Sherborne
www.sherborneschool.co.uk

Berkeley Agricultural Show
Sunday, June 25th
Castle Meadows, Berkeley
www.berkeleyshow.co.uk

The Elvis Years
Monday, June 26th
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
www.everymantheatre.org.uk

The Simon And Garfunkel Story
Tuesday, June 27th
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
www.everymantheatre.org.uk

Dean And Chadlington Summer Music Festival
Dean, Charlbury, Chadlington And Spelsbury
Thursday, June 29th to Sunday, July 2nd
www.chadlingtonfestival.org.uk

Rule The World
Thursday, June 29th
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk

Celebrating Our Community
Saturday, July 1st to Sunday, July 2nd
Broadway 
www.broadwaycofe.wixsite.com

Bledington Village Fete
The Green, Bledington
Saturday July 9th
www.thekingsheadinn.net

Cheltenham Cricket Festival
Monday, July 3rd to Sunday, July 16th
Cheltenham College

The Cotswold Show And Food Festival
Saturday, 1st July to Sunday, 2nd July
Cirencester Park
www.cotswoldshow.co.uk

Cheltenham Music Festival
Saturday, July 1st to Sunday, July 16th
Cheltenham
www.cheltenhamfestivals.com

Cornbury Music Festival
Friday, 7th July to Sunday, July 9th
Great Tew
www.cornburyfestival.com

Ebrington Traditional Fete And Family Dog Show
Saturday, July 8th
Ebrington Cricket Ground, Chipping Campden

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival
Saturday, July 8th to Sunday, July 9th
www.tewkesburymedievalfestival.org

Céline Dommart And Montparnasse Concert
Saturday, July 8th
Bourton-on-the-Water
www.montparnassemusic.com

Royal International Air Tattoo
Friday, July 14th to Sunday, July 16th
RAF Fairford
www.airtattoo.com

Hook Norton Festival Of Fine Ales
Saturday, July 15th
Hook Norton
www.hookybeerfest.co.uk

Stow Cotswold Festival
Saturday, July 15th
Stow-on-the-Wold
www.stowcotswoldfestival.com

Naunton Classic Transport Show 
Sunday, July 16th
Naunton
www.nauntonclassicandvintagetransportshowandfete.co.uk

Russell Brand – Re:Birth
Thursday, July 20th
Cheltenham Town Hall
www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk

Blenheim Palace Battle Proms Picnic Concert
Saturday, July 22th
Woodstock
www.battleproms.com

Gloucester Blues Festival
Saturday, July 22nd to Saturday, July 29th
Gloucester
www.gloucesterblues.co.uk

WOMAD Festival
Thursday, July 27th to Sunday, July 30th
Charlton Park, Malmesbury 
www.womad.co.uk

The Cotswold Beer Festival
Friday, July 28th to Sunday, July 30th
Postlip Hall, Winchcombe
www.postliphall.org.uk

Wilderness Festival
Thursday, August 3rd to Sunday, August 6th
Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire
www.wildernessfestival.com

Festival of British Eventing
Friday, August 4th to Sunday, August 6th
Gatcombe Park 
www.gatcombe-horse.co.uk

The Gloucestershire Vintage And Country Extravaganza
Friday, August 4th to Sunday, August 6th
South Cerney Airfield, Cirencester
Contact 01453 890891

Vintage Sports Car Club Weekend
Saturday, August 5th to Sunday, August 6th
Prescott Speed Hill Climb, near Gotherington
www.vscc.co.uk

Outdoor Cinema – Back to the Future
Saturday, August 5th
St Michael’s Park, Cirencester
www.thelostcinema.co.uk

NAF Five Star International Hartpury Horse Trials
Wednesday, August 9th to Sunday, August 13th
Hartpury College
www.hartpuryhorsetrials.co.uk

Tetbury Summer And Flower Show
Sunday, August 13th
Tetbury
www.tetburysummershow.co.uk

Ale And Steam Summer Weekend
Saturday, 19th August to Sunday, August 20th
Winchcombe 
www.gwsr.com

The Big Feastival
Friday, August 25th to Sunday, August 27th
Alex James’s Farm, Kingham
www.thebigfeastival.com

Frocester Beer Festival
Friday, August 25th to Saturday, August 26th
www.frocesterbeerfestival.com

Witcombe Cider Festival
Saturday, August 26th to Sunday, August 27th
www.witcombeciderfestival.co.uk

Hawkesbury Horticultural Show
Saturday, August 26th
Hawkesbury Upton 
www.hawkesburyshow.org

Winchcombe Country Show
Monday, August 28th
Winchcombe Senior School
www.winchcombeshow.org.uk