The school summer holidays are finally upon us, so what better time to delve into the top 10 reasons to visit Stratford-upon-Avon this summer?Continue reading Top 10 reasons to visit Stratford-upon-Avon this summer
The bees are buzzing, the buds are blooming, and the big wheel is up; it can only mean one thing: picnic season has arrived in Stratford-upon-Avon!Continue reading Top 5 quiet picnic spots in Stratford-upon-Avon
The summer season of events is in full swing so check out the top 5 Stratford-upon-Avon events in July to make sure you don’t miss a thing.
The Stratford River Festival is a free annual event celebrating life by the water. Visit Stratford-upon-Avon during the river festival for live music, family fun, fireworks, and outdoor food and drink.
Picnic blankets at the ready, because you can watch Shakespeare for free outdoors this summer in a glorious riverside setting in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm is an all-weather family attraction. Set in a lush rainforest environment, close to the banks of the River Avon, the butterfly farm features tropical butterflies, waterfalls, pools and the Minibeast Metropolis.
Stratford Festival of Motoring is an annual event in Stratford-upon-Avon, attracting hundreds of motors and thousands of motoring enthusiasts to the streets of the historic town centre.
So when does the next festival come to Stratford-upon-Avon and what can you expect to see and do?
Ride the Stratford-upon-Avon big wheel, now re-open for 2019, for far-reaching, panoramic views of William Shakespeare’s hometown and well beyond.
What can you expect when you visit the Stratford-upon-Avon big wheel?
Shakespeare’s birthday is celebrated in his hometown every year. Stratford-upon-Avon says “happy birthday William Shakespeare” in its usual way, with a traditional parade, wreath laying, the unfurling of flags and festivities throughout the town.
Read on to find out what date this year’s birthday celebrations take place, what’s happening, and a timeline of the best of Shakespeare’s birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Here is the timeline of events for Shakespeare’s birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon in 2019.