The buntings out which can mean only one thing – Belle Vue Arts Festival is back! This year our theme is WILD and that starts with the great outdoors.
Making the most of our beautiful local area, the festival have teamed up with the Wildlife Trust and Friends of Rea Brook Valley LNR to make this a really special event. A packed events calendar includes free tree trails, Rea Brook trails and activities, Open Gardens and an Art and Scarecrow trail along with an outdoor exhibition of children’s artwork, local artists and national artist Matt Sewell.
Venturing inside, the festival offers Poetry, Photography and a chance to look around the various Barnabas Community Projects. As always there is something for everyone of all ages.
Running throughout June and July, make sure you don’t miss out on our packed fun filled programme!
Free entry to LivingWell 2021 with over 100 exhibitors and 30 speakers on 11 July, 2021, Shropshire’s premier wellbeing festival bringing together some of the leading names in the holistic, psychic, environmental and wellbeing from around the UK and overseas.
Over 100 exhibitors will come together to educate, enlighten and engage you with a variety of stands and there will be over 30 speakers and workshop leaders for all age groups including children. Exhibitors will be placed around this beautiful 29 acre park in the centre of Shrewsbury, in their own gazebos or in the main marquees.
Speakers include: Dr Anna Hayes Ben Calder Dr Lale Tencher Mags O’Brien Caroline Rolling Lisa Lochhead Shrewsbury Triratna Buddhist Community Dr Helen Ford Natasha Wilcox
Want to attend the event? As it is Free entry to LivingWell 2021 and it is set in a park, all you need to do is turn up. We will be open from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm Parking is nearby at Frankwell Car Park.
What will be happening? We will have a variety of talks, demonstrations and activities throughout the day including a sensory garden and labyrinth. There will be meditations, mindful walks and talks on Buddhism, Nutrition, Animal Communication, Gratitude, standing in your own power, healing, Tai Chi, yoga and many other great talks. There will be crystals, clothes, art, jewellery, taster sessions of healing, massage, reflexology and much more.
Our sponsors include Shropshire Carpets, DAVGAR Music, Mystique, Healers & Therapists News and new sponsors will be added regularly. This event is being held in The Quarry, Shrewsbury’s 29 acre beautiful town centre park which is home to wonderful events such as Shrewsbury Garden Festival and The Shrewsbury Food Festival. Within a few minutes walking distance of the Frankwell Car Park.
One of the country’s leading folk festivals – the most fun you can have during August Bank Holiday weekend!
The 2021 Shrewsbury Folk Festival takes place from August 27 to 30. Four days packed with fantastic music and much more on a riverside site in the heart of Shrewsbury.
See latest information at www.shrewsburyfolkfestival.co.uk
After a year in hibernation the Shrewsbury Food Festival returns to Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park! On September 4 and 5, 2021, over 200 food, drink and craft exhibitors will come together in the 29 acres of parkland for a food extravaganza. There will be live chef demonstrations, a live music stage, hundreds of stalls showcasing independent businesses and a huge range of children activities to keep the whole family entertained. You will be spoilt for choice with all the best in mouth-watering food and thirst-quenching drinks. Our region’s best food producers, chefs, artisans and food businesses will all be there to tantalise your taste buds, along with talent from further afield who will wow you. This is a brilliant day out for food lovers, families and fun seekers! Come and join us in Shrewsbury on September 4 and 5!
Shrewsbury’s very own Oktoberfest, happening on Friday October 1st & Saturday 2nd In Shrewsbury Quarry!
Bringing together over 150 beers, alongside cider and perry areas, a gin den, and of course a BIG live music stage. Paired with delicious producers, street food vendors, and a new for 2021, ‘Celebration Hour’!
2nd & 3rd October 2020 – Following the success of the past 3 Oktoberfest we are back and BIGGER! Over 180 real ales, ciders, bubbles, gin, cocktails, rum and more served alongside amazing live music, street food, farmers market, comedy club and the much loved silent disco this promises to be another amazing event inside Shrewsbury Quarry Park!
The event runs;
5pm – 10pm Friday 2nd October – £7 in advance (£9 on the door)
11am – 10pm Saturday 3rd October – £13 entry in advance (£15 on the door)
VIP tickets – £35 in advance (Saturday only, £40 on the door)
for tickets and more information check out www.shropshireoktoberfest.co.uk