*UPDATE* This post has been updated in April 2021, to take into account current COVID restrictions
The best Stratford-upon-Avon outdoor dining experiences are not always easy to find: tucked away behind a hotel, occupying a quiet corner by the riverbank, nestled among the historic rooftops of William Shakespeare’s hometown.
With Stratfordblog at your fingertips, however, that sun-drenched restaurant table is closer than you think.
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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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They’re the big five of Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, Shakespeare’s New Place, Hall’s Croft and Mary Arden’s Farm – the must-see tourist attractions that chronicle the home life of the world’s greatest ever playwright, William Shakespeare.
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Here is your most comprehensive guide to the best Christmas events in Stratford-upon-Avon in 2018, from pantos and markets to Santa visits and mince-pie tasting.
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A guide to the best Christmas events near Stratford-upon-Avon, from magical winter wonderlands and fireworks to traditional Christmas scenes at country estates.
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March of the Imagination at Compton Verney is this year’s night-time light spectacular at the Warwickshire art gallery.
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The summer break from school is well underway, so the top 5 Stratford-upon-Avon events in August might provide a much-needed change of scenery for families.
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Hall’s Croft in Stratford-upon-Avon marked the American holiday of Independence Day with a barbecue garden party.
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There’s something about an after-hours event.
Special, yes. Fortunate, definitely. Perhaps even a little… what’s the word I’m looking for? Naughty. Yes, that’s it. That naughty feeling of being somewhere people wouldn’t normally be at this hour. Like hanging behind at school when all the teachers have gone home when you’re young, or enjoying a lock-in at a pub when you’re older.
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What’s better than a list of summer-time events in Stratford-upon-Avon? Free Stratford-upon-Avon summer events, that’s what!
So whether you fancy a free cottage-garden picnic or a weekend of live music and fireworks on the beautiful banks of the River Avon, here are the best free Stratford-upon-Avon summer events.
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