Welcome back to Stratfordblog – the Stratford-upon-Avon guide for tourists and locals.
As our lovely town gets a reboot, easing out of the latest national lockdown, so too does Stratfordblog. It’s been too long!
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Measure for Measure at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until Aug 29 2019, then touring until Apr 2020.
Vienna, early 1900s, as the 20th century arrives on a river of Freudian fears and sexual shenanigans, is the setting for the RSC’s new take on Measure for Measure.
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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.
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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.
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Picnic blankets at the ready, because you can watch Shakespeare for free outdoors this summer in a glorious riverside setting in Stratford-upon-Avon.
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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.
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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?
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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?
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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.
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Here is the timeline of events for Shakespeare’s birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon in 2019.
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