Cheltenham 2021 - Major events & festivals

Cheltenham 2021 - Festivals & Major Events Guide

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New Year's Day Racing at Cheltenham Racecourse

New Year's Day Racing

Historically on New Year's Day, the town heads to Prestbury Park to start the year the only way…

Festival Trials Day 2022 at Cheltenham Racecourse

Festival Trials Day

The last Cheltenham raceday before The Festival and there is always an excitable atmosphere. Huge…

Cheltenham International Beer Festival 2021

Cheltenham International Beer Festival

A one day event promoting craft beer brewed in the UK and overseas.

Jack and the Beanstalk pantomime Cheltenham

Jack and the Beanstalk

The Everyman Theatre Pantomime is very popular with locals and visitors alike. The all-singing, all…

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  1. Add Cheltenham Poetry Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Poetry Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Cheltenham Poetry Festival is an annual event which normally takes place over ten days at various venues throughout Cheltenham. The date of the 2021 festival has not yet been announced, the organisers are however hosting many online events...

    Venue

    The Playhouse Theatre, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to30 Nov 2021Various Opening Times
  2. Kingfisher Trail Cotswolds 2021

    Type

    Type:

    Animal/Wildlife

    The Kingfisher Trail is a brand new accessible public art trail running throughout the Cotswolds including Cheltenham, with 21 large scale artist designed kingfisher sculptures.

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2021to17 Oct 2021
  3. Add Big Screen in the Gardens to your Itinerary

    Big Screen in the Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Free

    Cheltenham

    This summer the Big Screen in the Gardens will play host to sport fixtures, the Olympics, Paralympics, highlight performances from the BBC Proms and films throughout the day and into the evening – giving residents and visitors the opportunity to…

    Venue

    Imperial Gardens, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    23 July 2021to30 Aug 2021
  4. Add Tuckwell Open-Air Theatre Festival to your Itinerary

    Tuckwell Open-Air Theatre Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Film Festival

    Shelburne Road, Cheltenham

    This gem of an outdoor festival, tucked away in a secluded corner of Dean Close School, plays host to sublime jazz, classic drama, inspiring Shakespeare, colourful family entertainment, local talent and the enchanting Cinema Under the Stars; during…

    Dates

    From:
    3 Aug 2021to8 Aug 2021Various Opening Times
    From:
    10 Aug 2021to15 Aug 2021Various Opening Times
  5. Add Fresh Art Fair to your Itinerary

    Fresh Art Fair

    Type

    Type:

    Art

    Cheltenham

    Fresh: Art Fair is an easy and enjoyable way to enjoy over 50 leading UK galleries in one convenient place.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Aug 2021to8 Aug 2021
  6. Add Craft Festival Cheltenham to your Itinerary

    Craft Festival Cheltenham

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Imperial Square, Cheltenham

    Craft Festival Cheltenham is hosted in the iconic location of Cheltenham Town Hall. The event brings together a handpicked selection of 100 leading makers from across the UK.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Aug 2021to15 Aug 2021Various Opening Times
  7. Add Bands on the Balcony 2021 to your Itinerary

    Bands on the Balcony 2021

    Type

    Type:

    Days Out

    Cheltenham

    Bands on the Balcony 2021

    Dates

    From:
    21 Aug 2021to22 Aug 2021Open 12:00 -
  8. Add Cheltenham's Half Marathon to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham's Half Marathon

    Type

    Type:

    Running

    Evesham Road, Cheltenham

    Cheltenham’s Half Marathon is set in the heart of our beautiful regency town and has been designed to show off its splendour and Cotswold charm.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Sept 2021
  9. Add Cheltenham Heritage Open Days to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Heritage Open Days

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Heritage Open Days, England's largest grass roots heritage festival involving over 40,000 volunteers and 5,000 FREE events, will be held throughout England, including our Regency town Cheltenham, from 10-19 September 2021.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2021to19 Sept 2021
  10. Add Cheltenham International Beer Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham International Beer Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Imperial Square, Cheltenham

    A one day event promoting craft beer brewed in the UK and overseas.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2021Open 11:00 - 22:00
  11. Add The Gin To My Tonic Festival to your Itinerary

    The Gin To My Tonic Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    The Gin To My Tonic Festival brings together over 100 different gins from across the UK and beyond.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Sept 2021
  12. Add Cheltenham Literature Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Literature Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival will take place this year 8 - 17 October 2021. Still leading the way in celebrating the written and spoken word, the world’s first literature festival will Read the World, presenting the…

    Dates

    From:
    8 Oct 2021to17 Oct 2021
  13. Add Sandford Park Lido Dog Swim to your Itinerary

    Sandford Park Lido Dog Swim

    Type

    Type:

    Event

    Cheltenham

    Take your canine buddy for a doggy paddle in Cheltenham's own Sandford Park Lido...

    Venue

    Sandford Parks Lido, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    9 Oct 2021to10 Oct 2021Open 09:30 - 16:00
  14. Add Jason Donovan: Even More Good Reasons to your Itinerary

    Jason Donovan: Even More Good Reasons

    Type

    Type:

    Concert

    Cheltenham

    The Centaur welcomes Jason Donovan for a leg of his Even More Good Reasons 2021 tour.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2021Open 19:00 - 23:00
  15. Add The Showcase to your Itinerary

    The Showcase

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Racing

    Cheltenham

    The thundering hooves will return after a summer break to Cheltenham Racecourse, our world class sporting venue, on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 October 2021, with 14 excellent races.

    Venue

    Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2021to23 Oct 2021
  16. Add Cheltenham Wine Festival to your Itinerary

    Cheltenham Wine Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Cheltenham

    Join wine lovers in the Regency splendour of The Pittville Pump Room to explore and taste from over 300 delicious wines. 

    Dates

    From:
    30 Oct 2021
  17. Add The November Meeting to your Itinerary

    The November Meeting

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Racing

    Cheltenham

    The November Meeting is an unmissable three-day meeting at the Home of Jump Racing. It's true that all roads lead to The Festival™, but the magic starts at The November Meeting. 

    Venue

    Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham

    Dates

    From:
    12 Nov 2021to14 Nov 2021
  18. Add Jack and the Beanstalk to your Itinerary

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Type

    Type:

    Theatre

    Cheltenham

    The Everyman Theatre Pantomime is very popular with locals and visitors alike. The all-singing, all dancing, glitz and glamour of the Everyman Theatre Pantomime will return in 2021 with there most gigantic show of all...

    Dates

    From:
    26 Nov 2021to9 Jan 2022
  19. Add Santa Specials with GWSR to your Itinerary

    Santa Specials with GWSR

    Type

    Type:

    Days Out

    Cheltenham

    The GWSR Santa Specials are very popular events for locals and visitors alike. We recommend that you book in advance as they always sell out. 

    Dates

    From:
    4 Dec 2021to24 Dec 2021
  20. Add UB40 to your Itinerary

    UB40

    Type

    Type:

    Event

    Prestbury, Cheltenham

    UB40 are very excited to announce their new 2021 Bigga Baggariddim Tour, stopping in 24 different towns/cities across the UK including Cheltenham. The show will feature some new songs from their upcoming album as well as the hits you know and love! 

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2021
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