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Cheltenham Festivals & Major Events Guide

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Cheltenham Fringe Festival 2024

Cheltenham Fringe Festival

A brand-new festival celebrating a wide variety of art, including music, theatre, film, drag,…

Cotswold Festival of Steam

Cotswold Festival of Steam

Remembering local scenes, this year's GWSR Cotswold Festival of Steam is inspired by the huge…

Wychwood Festival

Wychwood Festival

Wychwood is an annual summer family festival which takes place at Cheltenham Racecourse. Nominated…

Cheltenham Science Festival

Cheltenham Science Festival

This popular annual festival brings together the UK’s most respected scientists, favourite science…

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  1. Add Cheltenham Fringe Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Fringe Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2024to26 May 2024Open 11:00 - 21:00

    A brand-new festival celebrating a wide variety of art, including music, theatre, film, drag, poetry, comedy and more.

  2. Add Cotswold Festival of Steam to your Itinerary

    Cotswold Festival of Steam

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2024to27 May 2024

    Remembering local scenes, this year's GWSR Cotswold Festival of Steam is inspired by the huge variety on the railway network around Cheltenham and Gloucester during the heyday of steam.

  3. Add Wychwood Festival to your Itinerary

    Wychwood Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2024to2 June 2024Various Opening Times

    Wychwood is an annual summer family festival which takes place at Cheltenham Racecourse. Nominated Best Family Festival at the UK Festival Awards, there is so much for all ages to enjoy and take part in. Wychwood Festival 2024 will take place 31 May…

  4. Add Cheltenham Science Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Science Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    4 June 2024to9 June 2024

    This popular annual festival brings together the UK’s most respected scientists, favourite science communicators, writers, and artists to talk about today’s hottest topics. 

  5. Add Cheltenham's Three Peaks Challenge to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham's Three Peaks Challenge

    Type

    Type:

    Event

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    8 June 2024Open 06:30 - 18:30

    The 22 mile walk which starts at their Charity 'HQ' in Lansdown Parade, provides you with the opportunity to take part in an exhausting but exhilarating adventure through Gloucestershire's most picturesque landscapes whilst tackling the three…

  6. Add Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Real Ale Festival to your Itinerary

    Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Real Ale Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Railway / Train Events

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2024to16 June 2024Open 10:30 - 18:00

    Get ready for a journey back in time, where vintage locomotives and the finest brews come together in perfect harmony.

  7. Add Lives of Colour Culture Fest to your Itinerary

    Lives of Colour Culture Fest

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    15 June 2024Open 12:00 - 19:30

    Lives of Colour: Culture Fest is a a multi-cultural event that embraces all cultures through art, food, music and dance. Welcoming everyone from the community and beyond and giving a platform to people from ethnically and culturally diverse…

  8. Add Cheltenham Running Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Running Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Running

    Evesham Road, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    16 June 2024

    This event offers you the unique opportunity to run a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon around the famous Cheltenham Racecourse!

  9. Add Cheltenham Food and Drink Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Food and Drink Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Food and Drink

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    21 June 2024to23 June 2024

    Pamper your palate and join family and friends over one great three-day weekend to celebrate the 16th Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival. Enjoy live music, free wine tasting talks, cheese tasting, artisan food producers, along with a myriad of…

  10. Add Prescott Bike Fest to your Itinerary

    Prescott Bike Fest

    Type

    Type:

    Motorsports

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    23 June 2024Open 08:30 - 17:00

    Prescott Bike Fest is THE one stop shop for bike lovers everywhere. Run the Hill entries, Paddock Specials and the organisers Featured Club take to the world famous Prescott Hill.

  11. Add Cheltenham Cricket Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Cricket Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Sports

    Thirlestaine Road, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2024to19 July 2024

    The Cheltenham Cricket Festival is one of the most loved events in the social and sporting calendar. The idyllic setting of Cheltenham College provides the perfect backdrop for cricket at the height of summer.

  12. Add Wimbledon Big Screen to your Itinerary

    Wimbledon Big Screen

    Type

    Type:

    Days Out

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2024to14 July 2024Open 11:00 - 21:00

    Wimbledon Big screen will return 1st to 14th July. Hosted at The Brewery Quarter to bring tennis fans a smashing mini-Wimbledon experience.

  13. Add Cheltenham Music Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Music Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2024to13 July 2024

    Cheltenham Music Festival brings eight days of performances and events by leading international artists, new talent and innovators.

  14. Add 2000trees Festival to your Itinerary

    2000trees Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    10 July 2024to13 July 2024

    The multi-award-winning 2000trees festival is a three day extravaganza set in the stunning Cotswold Hills. You’ll get three nights camping, a friendly, intimate atmosphere plus amazing food and locally produced ciders, ales & lagers.

  15. Add Summer Diesel Gala at GWSR to your Itinerary

    Summer Diesel Gala at GWSR

    Type

    Type:

    Railway / Train Events

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2024to14 July 2024

    Get ready for a weekend of thrilling locomotives, nostalgic journeys, and unforgettable experiences at the heart of the scenic Gloucestershire countryside. The GWSR annual Diesel Gala promises a unique blend of vintage charm and modern power,…

  16. Add Fantasy Forest Festival at Sudeley Castle to your Itinerary

    Fantasy Forest Festival at Sudeley Castle

    Type

    Type:

    Major Event

    Winchcombe

    Dates

    From:
    19 July 2024to21 July 2024

    Set within the stunning grounds of Sudeley Castle, Fantasy Forest Festival offers a unique, inclusive experience against the backdrop of one of the Cotswolds most magnificent family friendly attractions.

  17. Add Guiting Music Festival to your Itinerary

    Guiting Music Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Guiting Power

    Dates

    From:
    19 July 2024to28 July 2024Various Opening Times

    Long established music festival featuring classical, jazz and blues music in beautiful village of Guiting Power

  18. Add Cheltenham 7s Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham 7s Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    19 July 2024to20 July 2024

    This is a festival for all sport lovers and festival-goers featuring a range of competitions for Rugby, Netball, Dodgeball, Fitness and Juniors Rugby  plus huge line up of talented artists, bands and DJs. The combination of sport and music is a…

  19. Add Cotswold Flower Festival to your Itinerary

    Cotswold Flower Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2024to31 Aug 2024

    Prepare to be mesmerised by this year's summer headline activity at our local farm park, Cotswold Farm Park, as their flower fields once again transform into a kaleidoscope of colours for the annual Flower Festival.

  20. Add Summer Jam: The Lakefest Warmup to your Itinerary

    Summer Jam: The Lakefest Warmup

    Type

    Type:

    Major Event

    Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2024to28 July 2024Various Opening Times

    The popular free music festival at The Brewery Quarter returns to kick start the summer holidays.

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