Blog (November 2021) - Visit Cheltenham

Cheltenham Christmas Market

Cheltenham’s Christmas Market opens to delighted crowds

Cheltenham celebrated the opening of a new Christmas Market on the Promenade on Saturday 20 November, bringing huge crowds to town.  There was a feeling of festivity amongst the crowds, as visitors perused the stalls...

The Brewery Quarter Christmas Lights Switch On

The Brewery Quarter ‘switches on’ Christmas

There were celebrations galore on Saturday as Cheltenham welcomed the start of the festive period.  Thousands of people descended on The Brewery Quarter, where a variety of local community groups entertained and delighted the crowds...

Roller skating in Cheltenham during the 1800's

Discover more about skating in Cheltenham in the 1800s

Local Cheltenham residents have skated at Christmas time before: the town had a rink from 1873 - 1888, which inspired delight and some stern looks! Discover more during a guided tour with qualified Blue Badge tourist guides...