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Welcome to Stratford Upon Avon

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Stratford Upon Avon - 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 Stratford Upon Avon to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Stratford Upon Avon as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Stratford Upon Avon

01
NOV
Charlie and Lola's Extremely New Play
Warwick Arts Centre

Charlie and Lola are completely excited to be back on stage with their Extremely New Play and this time they're bringing along Sizzles the Dog Enter a magical journey through the seasons as Charlie and Lola discover that everything is different…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 524524
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01
NOV
Dawn French
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you. If we do then you dont own a TV do you Star of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
Warwick Arts Centre

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes at Warwick Arts Centre in Coventry on Saturday 01 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Leamington Spa Assembly

Kenny Wayne Shepherd at Leamington Spa Assembly in Leamington Spa on Saturday 01 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Kenny Wayne Shepherd…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Loves Labours Won
Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Loves Labours Won at Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon on Saturday 01 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Loves Labours…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
NOV
Wedding Fair
The Forest Hotel

Free Glass of Bubbly on arrivalFree Confetti Goody Bag contaning Confetti Magazine and Voucher.Free Parking.Our Exhibitors are as follows ‐G.R. MakeupJill PhotographyLucy Cash MakeupDave Dove Classical Guitarist who is performing on the dayTami Wedding PlannerSmooch RingsShoots FloristPhoto BoothCandy Cart Centre Pieces venue…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07878 565699
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02
NOV
Joan Armatrading
The Assembly

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
Loves Labours Lost
Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Loves Labours Lost at Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon on Monday 03 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
NOV
The Five and the Prophecy of Prana (Coventry)
Warwick Arts Centre

Dance Touring Partnership presentsBoy Blue Entertainment in The Five and the Prophecy of Prana.In modern Tokyo five young troublemakers find themselves at the centre of a power struggle which has split a secret group of warriors tasked with the protection of an…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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07
NOV
The International Model Boat Show
Warwickshire Exhibition Centre

The annual International Model Boat Show widely regarded as the premier model boat show in the UK will place from 7th to 9th November 2013 at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre. …

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01926 614101
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11
NOV
Lethal Bizzle
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Lethal Bizzle returns to the UK touring circuit with his highly anticipated Dench Party Tour in 2014 following on the release of his new almighty body slammer of a tune Steve Austin Hammrd Produced…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
NOV
Psychic Fayre
The Fieldhouse

Love & Light Events presents to you ... A Psychic Fayre ... with experienced professional psychic readers offering one to one readings including Clairvoyance Tarot & Fortune Cards individual reader charges apply.Crystal specialists The Crystal Cave will be there with their crystal…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 674802
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15
NOV
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Warwick Arts Centre

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
NOV
The Brew
The Assembly

The Brew at The Assembly in Leamington Spa on Sunday 16 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Brew live in the…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Warwick Arts Centre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Warwick Arts Centre live Comedy on Thursday 20 November 2014 in Coventry West Midlands. To compare ticket prices for the Al Murray One Man One Guvnor event at Warwick Arts Centre see the list…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
NOV
Ruts DC
The Assembly

Ruts DC at The Assembly in Leamington Spa on Friday 21 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
An evening with Armonico Consort
Jephson's

Join critically acclaimed music charity Armonico Consort ‐ for drinks delicious canapes and live‐music in the stunning venue of Jephsons Brasserie with private access to Temperance House and panoramic views of the beautiful Jephsons Gardens. This exciting event will help us…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01926 800109
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28
NOV
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Warwick Arts Centre

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
NOV
The Gruffalo
Warwick Arts Centre

The Gruffalo is one of the world's best‐loved monsters. Since it was first published in 1999 the award‐winning story of his encounter with the little brown mouse in the deep dark wood has continued to…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

05
DEC
The Christmas Truce
Royal Shakespeare Theatre

The Christmas Truce at Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon on Friday 05 December 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
Paul Hollywood
Warwick Arts Centre

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
DEC
Christmas Craft Shopping Experience
Warwickshire Exhibition Centre

Held in December this vibrant event provides the perfect opportunity to purchase unique and beautiful Christmas presents from independent designer‐makers.With over 100 exhibitors in attendance shoppers will be spolit for choice with products on sale ranging from original artwork quirky home trinkets…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01926 614101
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16
DEC
John Cleese
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Multi‐talented actor comedian writer film producer and producer John Cleese is perhaps best known for his part in Britains beloved Monty Python team. From the 1960s onwards he saw huge success with Monty Python…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
MAR
Jungle
The Assembly

Jungle at The Assembly in Leamington Spa on Thursday 05 March 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jungle live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAR
Dara OBriain
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Dara OBriain at Warwick Arts Centre University of Warwick in Coventry on Saturday 07 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
MAR
The Unthanks
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

The Unthanks at Warwick Arts Centre University of Warwick in Coventry on Sunday 08 March 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAR
Count Arthur Strong
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
MAR
Death of a Salesman
Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Death of a Salesman at Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon on Thursday 26 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
APR
Lee Nelson
Warwick Arts Centre (University of Warwick)

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
MAY
Paul Mertons Impro Chums
Warwick Arts Centre

Paul Mertons Impro Chums at Warwick Arts Centre in Coventry on Saturday 02 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Paul Mertons Impro Chums tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Shakespeare´s Birthplace

Possibly the most famous and most visited literary landmark in Britain. This is the house where it is thought that Shakespeare was born and spent his formative years. The house is approached via the Visitors' Centre which holds a comprehensive exhibition about Shakespeare's life. The Birthplace is then…

Warwick Castle

Britain's greatest Mediaeval experience at Warwick Castle. castle was created as a fortification in AD 914, to protect the small hilltop settlement from Danish invaders who posed a threat to the Anglo‐Saxon kingdom of Mercia. You are able to explore the Castle with towers, dungeons and state…

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

The Swan Theatre's ornate Victorian Gothic building is home to displays from the RSC Collection. Items are selected from a wide range of material, collected since the original theatre opened in 1879, which illustrate the history of performance in Stratford's theatres. The RSC Collection is open from…

Anne Hathaways Cottage

Anne Hathaway's Cottage was the home of Shakespeare's wife before they married in 1582. Besides its romantic associations, as the place where the teenage Shakespeare courted his future wife, the Hathaway home has also come to be regarded as the quintessential English country cottage. The thatched farmhouse continued…

Hidcote Manor Garden

Hidcote Manor Garden is a celebrated 20th Century garden in the beautiful North Cotswolds, featuring one of Englands greatest gardens, an arts and crafts masterpiece.One of England's great gardens, Hidcote was designed and created in the Arts & Crafts style by the horticulturist Major Lawrence Johnston. It is…

Stratford Butterfly Museum

Whatever the weather stroll through the wonderful world of an exotic rainforest: a lush landscape of tropical blossom surrounding splashing waterfalls and fish‐filled pools. Enjoy the unique pleasure of watching hundreds of the world's most spectacular and colourful butterflies flying all around you in our tropical…

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