What's on inWellington


Welcome to Wellington

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Wellington - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Wellington to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Wellington

25
AUG
The Golden Age of the Musicals
Cosy Hall

The Golden Age of the Musicals will take you on a wonderful journey back to the 30s40s 50s era. A showcase of timeless classics from the genius of Richard Rodgers to Cole Porter. With hits made famous by Mario Lanza Kathryn Grayson…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07957 661222
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26
AUG
RAFA Colour Chaos - RAF Cosford
RAF Cosford

Welcome to the RAFA Colour ChaosThis fun family event is being held within the grounds of RAF Cosford operational Royal Air Force station on 26th August 2018We are also holding a similar event at RAF Wittering on 9th September 2018 if you…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08000 182361
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02
SEP
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Haughton Hall Hotel and Leisure Club

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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02
SEP
Continental Market & Italian Auto Moto Festival
High Street, Bridgnorth

Our Continental Markets are regular visitors to Bridgnorth twice a year but this Sunday 2nd September event is a particular favourite as our continental traders set up on the high street alongside the Italian Auto Moto Festival. It is always a wonderful…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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22
SEP
The Red Hot Salsa Party
The Red House

Uksalsafeet Stafford Salsa & Grove Academy have built quite the reputation over the last year of being consistent in run of salsa quality parties And this will yet another quality event The Red Hot Salsa PartyUksalsafeet Grove Academy & Stafford Salsa have…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07961 514074
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03
OCT
Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical
Theatre Severn

Based on the Oscar‐winning film PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT is the heart warming uplifting adventure of three friends Tick Bernadette and Adam a glamorous Sydney‐based performing trio who hop aboard a battered old bus named PRISCILLA bound for Alice Springs to…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281
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19
OCT
Find Your Bloom Day Retreat (for women)
The Wroxeter Hotel

The Find Your Bloom Day Retreat for women takes place in a beautiful large tipi in the grounds of the Wroxeter Hotel set against the backdrop of the beautiful Shropshire Countryside.The day includes: Taz Thornton ‐ the UKs Number One Inspirational…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07484 180492
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14
NOV
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
Oakengates Theatre, The Place

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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21
NOV
WWEM Water and Wastewater Monitoring Conference
Telford International Exhibition Centre

. The 8th International Conference and Exhibition on WaterWastewater and Environmental Monitoring. Visitors and Delegates to WWEM will be process operators plant managers laboratory Scientists and environmental managers from across all industries including the food and beverage industry utilities petrochemical chemical manufacturing…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01727 858840
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21
NOV
AQE Air Quality and Emission Conference and Exhibi
Telford International Exhibition Centre

AQE The 10th International Conference and Exhibition on Air Quality and Air Emissions Monitoring. The show is for environmental managers process operators environmental regulators and environmental health professionals across all industries.Visitors and delegates will be able to meet and network with regulators…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01727 858840
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08
DEC
Shropshire Winter Festival
Frankwell Carpark

The Winter festival is back again with a new look and a new location Returning for its forth year with over 100 amazing food drink and craft exhibitors all under one roof with kids fun music big singalongs hands on activities and…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01952 432175
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Tourist Attractions


Benthall Hall

A sixteenth century house with a nineteenth century garden planted by George Maw, a bulb collector and breeder. There is a terraced garden, a rock garden and a rose garden designed by Graham Stuart Thomas. Situated on a plateau above the gorge of the River Severn, this…

Attingham Park

One of the great houses of the Midlands, Attingham Park was built in 1785 for the 1st Lord Berwick to the design of George Steuart and has a picture gallery by John Nash. The magnificent rooms contain collections of ambassadorial silver, Italian furniture and Grand Tour paintings. The…

Ironbridge Gorge

Once described as the most extraordinary district in the world, the Ironbridge Gorge is still a remarkable, and beautiful, place to visit today. A huge amount of early industry survives as furnaces, factories, workshops, canals and the settlements of Coalbrookdale, Ironbridge, Jackfield and Coalport. There are…

Sabrina Boat Cruise

Enjoy an amazing trip on the magnificent River Severn through the pretty Shropshire county town of Shrewsbury on Sabrina, Goddess of the River. Sabrina is a triple‐decked passenger boat that takes passengers on a relaxing and serene trip along the Severn, lasting approximately 40 minutes. Leaving Victoria…

Blists Hill Victorian Town

Costumed staff give a warm welcome and a fascinating insight into how life was lived in Victorian Times. Exchange your money in the Bank; admire the goods in the Grocers, Bakery and Sweetshop. Find out about curious remedies in the Chemist and see the printer and…

Royal Air Force Museum Cosford

The Royal Air Force Museum at Cosford houses one of the largest aviation collections in the United Kingdom. 70 historic aircraft are displayed in three wartime hangars and within The National Cold War Exhibition. This landmark building costing £12.5 million contains 17 aircraft, military transport, missiles, memorabilia and…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Wellington? See our list of attractions in Wellington, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.