What's On This Weekend in Cheltenham

  1. Light Up Cheltenham
    Light Up Cheltenham will see some of the town's most iconic architecture transformed with coloured illuminations each night and will welcome back the giant observation wheel in Imperial Gardens...
    1. 2 Feb 201924 Feb 2019
    2. 1 Feb 202023 Feb 2020
  2. Light Up Cheltenham launch night
    Light Up Cheltenham is returning for the third year from the 1 - 23 February.  To celebrate the launch of this fabulous annual free event the street theatre drumming group Spark! are returning to dazzle crowds on Saturday 1st February.
    1. 1 Feb 2020
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  3. Light up Cheltenham wheel
    As part of the 2020 Light Up Cheltenham event where more than 30 of the town's buildings will be illuminated in colour, there will be a 35m observation wheel installed in Imperial Gardens. The wheel will be surrounded by floodlit buildings including The Queen's Hotel, The Town Hall, No. 131 The Promenade, and a terrace of ornate Regency buildings. The colour schemes will change over the three weeks and on February 14th, to celebrate Valentine’s Day, the whole town will turn red. Close by, buildings like the Municipal Offices and majestic buildings on the Promenade will also be floodlit, as will Neptune’s Fountain.
    1. 1 Feb 202023 Feb 2020
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  4. Light Up Cheltenham Guided tours
    Light up Cheltenham returns on the 1st February for a third successive year.  For three weeks 30+ of Cheltenham's landmark buildings will be brilliantly lit to show off their Regency glamour.  For the first time this year we are proud to offer guided tours around the illuminated buildings with an expert guide. Find out why the buildings are so special and listen as your guide brings to life some of the fascinating facts behind the brightly coloured facades. You can expect to out why the rich and famous including royalty, writers, poets, and entertainers, flocked to the town, and how Cheltenham fed the craze for cure-alls and new inventions plus fuelled the boom in entertainment and shopping.
    1. 1 Feb 20202 Feb 2020
    2. 7 Feb 20209 Feb 2020
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    4. 20 Feb 202023 Feb 2020
  5. Light Up Cocktails at the Garden Bar, Imperial Gardens.
    1. 2 Feb 202023 Feb 2020
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  6. To embrace the spirit of Cheltenham’s much-loved Light Up Cheltenham, The Ivy Montpellier Brasserie has crafted a unique duo of luminous cocktails inspired by some of the city’s very own unique light displays. The bespoke cocktails can be enjoyed inside The Ivy Montpellier’s beautiful, grade 1 listed Rotunda building, exclusively lit up for the occasion.
    1. 1 Feb 202029 Feb 2020
  7. Light Up Cheltenham
    To mark the return of Light Up Cheltenham for 2020, we're inviting you to enjoy a slice of special celebration cake and a coffee at Huffkins on Floor 1 for just £4.95
    1. 1 Feb 202023 Feb 2020
  8. What's On Cheltenham - February Events Guide
    What's on in Cheltenham February 2020. Useful guide featuring things to do and events taking place in Cheltenham this month including Light Up Cheltenham and family events for the February half term holidays.
  9. Cheltenham's best winter walks

    A stroll is the perfect antidote to festive over-indulgence.  Pull yourself away from the sofa to enjoy one of the winter walks in Cheltenham included in this guide.  Enjoy the crisp air, admire the frost covered ground and soak in the stunning local views....  

    23 Dec 2019
  10. What's On
    Cheltenham is the Cultural Centre for the Cotswolds, where festivals and events are a huge part of what Cheltenham is all about. Use our handy event guide...