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ANNUAL EVENTS IN STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

Everything you need to know about the fantastic line-up of annual events in Stratford-upon-Avon, including Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebrations in April, summer’s Stratford River Festival, the Stratford Town Centre Food Festival in September, and the Stratford-upon-Avon Mop Fair, which takes place in October.

Shakespeare’s Birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon

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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Afternoon Tea Week offers in Stratford-upon-Avon

Afternoon Tea Week offers in Stratford-upon-Avon

If you’re nuts for scones, potty for clotted cream and just plain crackers for sandwiches, you’ll be delighted to know that it’s Afternoon Tea Week!

This annual celebration of Afternoon Tea – that perfect collection of  sandwiches, scones, cakes and tea (perhaps with a side of bubbly) – runs from August 14 to August 20 2018.

And there are some delicious Afternoon Tea Week offers in Stratford-upon-Avon this year.

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The Big Picnic at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage

The annual Big Picnic at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon is a popular family fun day.

Here’s all the essential info on the Big Picnic at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, including opening times, what’s on and details of free entry for Stratford-upon-Avon locals.

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