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Image of The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry playing polo in Cirencester Park on 5th August 2012 - © Commatic Ltd.

Cotswold Events

The Cotswolds plays host to countless events throughout the year, from craft markets and local Farmers' markets to The Cotswold Show in Cirencester and the world famous Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire.

Sports lovers (and Royal watchers) may get a glimpse of The Duke of Cambridge or Prince Harry playing polo at Cirencester Park Polo Club. Or if you are feeling really energetic you might fancy your chances in the Tetbury Woolsack races.

On Cotswolds Events ( you will find details of events all over the Cotswolds. Popular events in the Cotswolds include the Badminton Horse Trials, the Cheltenham Festival and the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire.

Upcoming Cotswold events include:

01/04/2017 - The Cheltenham Wine Festival - Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham
Calling all Wine Lovers Join wine lovers in the Regency splendour of The Pittville Pump Room to explore and taste from over 300 exciting wines at The Cheltenham Wine Festival. Enjoy your favourites and have fun discovering new ones from 20 countri

04/04/2017 - Santa Monica High School Choir, Cirencester
Starting off their 2017 Performance Tour of England, The Madrigal Ensemble and Chamber Singers of Santa Monica High School will be performing on Tuesday 04 April, 2017 at 12:45 PM at Cirencester Parish Church. The choir performs frequently throughout

06/04/2017 - Spring Into Gardening , Cirencester
Join us for an unforgettable evening of gardening inspiration and style on from 6:45pm on Thursday 6th April 2017 at the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester. Chaired by Camilla Bassett- Smith, learn the tricks of the trade with live demonst

22/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Opening Gala Recital with Stephen Tharp, Cirencester
Stephen Tharp opens the 2017 Cirencester International Organ Festival in this, first performance in the UK for over a decade, and his only planned UK recital. A concert not to be missed. Tickets available here :

24/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Lunchtime Organ Recital with David Hardie, Cirencester
Lunchtime organ recital with David Hardie of Birmingham Cathedral. Free admission. More information about David Hardie:

25/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Lunchtime Organ Recital with Paul Walton, Cirencester
Lunchtime organ recital with Paul Walton of Bristol Cathedral. Free admission. More information about Paul Walton:

26/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Lunchtime Organ Recital with Simon Bell, Cirencester
Lunchtime Organ Recital with Simon Bell. Free admission.

27/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Peter and the Wolf (Family Concert), Cirencester
This classic story will be retold through organ music, the spoken word and pictures. Perfect for children of all age (as well as adults). Tickets available here :

27/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Lunchtime Organ Recital with Alexander Ffinch, Cirencester
Lunchtime organ recital with Alexander Ffinch of Cheltenham College. Free admission. More information about Alexander Ffinch:

28/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : Lunchtime Organ Recital with James Grainger, Cirencester
Lunchtime organ recital with James Grainger at Cirencester Parish Church. Free admission.

28/04/2017 - CIOF 17 : California Wine Suite and Wine Tasting, Cirencester
Composed by Hans Uwe Hielscher the California Wine Suite is an entertaining work of eight movements, named for California varietals including: Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Gamay, Late Harvest, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc, Petite Sarah, Chardonnay and Cali

Cotswold Events Calendar

Events in the Cotswolds can be viewed in the Cotswold Events Diary

Link: Cotswold Events Diary

Popular Events In The Cotswolds

The Royal International Air Tattoo

Held annually each July at RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire, the Royal International Air Tattoo, the world's largest military airshow, has gained the well-earned reputation as one of the UK's top outdoor family events.

The 2015 Air Show takes place on 17 to 19th July.

Market days in the Cotswolds

Cirencester Charter Market – Mondays and Fridays 8.30-3pm
Cirencester Charter Market is held in the Market Place in the space usually reserved for parking. The taxi rank remains unaffected.

Moreton-in-Marsh – Tuesdays 8am-2pm

Tetbury – Wednesdays 9am-2pm

Fairford – Wednesdays 9am-2pm

For more details, visit the Cotswold Markets page.

General events in the Cotswolds

For details of walks around the area please ask for Cotswold Lion paper
at local visitor information centres or see individual listings

Church of St John Baptist, Cirencester
Guided tours usually available weekly. For times see notices in Visitor Information Centre or Church Porch Noticeboard. To book group tours: (01285) 659317/657938

For information on local and regional theatre, also Cheltenham Everyman theatre bookings, contact local visitor information centres.

All details correct as far as possible at time of going to print but it is advisable to confirm dates and times.

Page last updated 16/06/2015 11:51:53

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