The Wilfred Owen Festival is a festival of commemoration and remembrance taking place in the town of Oswestry, Shropshire. The festival will run from September 15th to November 17th, 2018. It is a festival designed to coincide with the centenary of Wilfred Owen’s death and the centenary of Armistice Day and will be a unique and fitting tribute to Owen in the town of his birth and to all those who sacrificed their lives for us during times of conflict.
A wide range of events and performances will be taking place throughout the period and will include Poetry, Drama, Music, Lectures, Re-enactment, Films, An Artist’s Trail, Exhibitions and much more!
Sunday 18th November 10 – 4, Festival Drayton Centre
We are pleased to announce that Market Drayton Winter Fair will be returning to Festival Drayton Centre again this year! Following the success of 2017, we have a delightful array of local creatives, artisans and producers joining us to showcase their wares and offer visitors an excellent opportunity to peruse the many stalls and purchase the perfect Christmas gift for that someone special.
With over 40 Traders attending, you will be sure to find something to suit. Shopping ‘local’ is fundamental to the Chantilly Grey ethos and we are immensely proud to say all of our stands are unique and special.
The award winning coffee shop will be open for the duration of the event and will have a delicious selection of locally sourced faire, so please do come along and make a day of it!
Entry is free, but we would kindly ask visitors to voluntarily purchase a raffle ticket in support of our two chosen charities, both very close to our hearts, Severn Hospice and SANDs.
Festival Drayton Centre, Frogmore Road, Market Drayton TF9 3AX
Event organisers – Chantilly Grey
Ludlow’s hugely popular Medieval Christmas Fayre returns to the town’s stunning Castle for a very special 20th anniversary year. For two whole days in November, Ludlow Castle and its grounds are transformed into a family friendly Medieval Fayre with a packed programme of entertainment, delicious food and drink and over 100 stallholders selling seasonal wares!
Join us for our brand new pop-up hot cocktail bar (Saturday night only) plus a wealth of entertainment – from pantomime and fighting knights to medieval minstrels, jugglers, live music and interactive theatre, there’s a wealth of entertainment included in the price of your ticket!
A Shropshire Christmas fayre not to be missed!
Over 130 eclectic Christmas stalls line the streets and Church Green of the quintessential market town of Much Wenlock in beautiful Shropshire.
Enjoy the Brass Bands, Choirs, Street Theatre & Entertainers, Santa Claus, Donkey Rides, Children’s Entertainment, Carols by Candlelight in The Square and much, much more!
Disabled Parking and Park & Ride facilities are available.
Rich in seasonal atmosphere.
Delightful Christmassy setting with light snow on order!
Kick of the festive season with this free to enter event!
Make a start on some festive shopping and support local businesses.
With over 30 traders setting out their stalls in this wonderful venue you will be able to find the best that local, independent producers have to offer. St Mary’s Church is truly magical at Christmas and makes for the perfect festive experience.
The fabulous Coffee shop will be open to serve award winning food and drinks including spectacular cakes.
A light hearted look at life in a small rural town in the 1940s. As you walk around the town, you will be captivated by Re-Enactors and Entertainers in period costume, vintage vehicle displays, trade stands, music and dancing; all with a 1940’s theme. There will also be special activities for children.