Fall in love with the honey-coloured stone buildings and discover glorious Gloucestershire. Are you ready for adventures and action at Hoburne Cotswold?
At Hoburne Cotswold, you’ll be able to sail, canoe and swim in the nearby Cotswold Water Park. This ideal location means you have the best of both worlds, as you can be a culture vulture in Oxford or shop till you drop in Cheltenham Spa.
When you’re not exploring the 5000km of footpaths and cycling routes, you’ll be able to find an exciting event nearby. From cheese rolling to the Cheltenham Festival, whatever time of year you’re here, there’s something everyone will enjoy.
Our events calendar tells you what’s happening when you’re here.
Click the links below to view them on the interactive map.
There has been a weekly Antiques & Collectors’ Market in Cirencester’s Corn Hall every Friday for more than 40 years. Around 50 dealers each week offer quality antiques and collectables, including silver, glass, ceramics, metalwares, postcards, ephemera, jewellery, furniture, paintings and prints. Parking is easy, and there are cafés and restaurants nearby, as well as a number of other antiques.
8:00 am – 3:00 pm, every Friday
Location Stroud -1st January 2017-31st December 2017
9.00am – 14.00pm
Held every Saturday this award-winning farmers' market, as featured in the Sunday Telegraph, The Observer, The Independent, The Guardian Weekend, Rick Stein's Food Heroes and the Country Living Guide to Farmers' Markets, is held in the purpose-built Cornhill market place in Stroud town centre.
There are around 50 to 55 stalls at each market, depending on the season, with up to 7 organic producers selling a good range of certified organic produce.
With occasional cooking demos from local celebrity chef Robert Rees, entertainments throughout the morning and the "al fresco" market cafe, the atmosphere of this well established and popular market is something to be experienced.
As well as a wide range of local produce, including 4 cooked food stalls and an ice cream stall, there is always a wide range of quality local crafts. Seasonal events include special celebrations for farmhouse breakfast week, potato day, apple day festivities in October and Christmas events in December.
Love Food? Visiting Cheltenham? Discover the wonderful flavours and local food delights of this Cotswold spa town. Enjoy 6 authentic taste sensations. Explore the delectable eateries and dining quarters while learning about how Cheltenham became a Regency centre for luxury, decadence and glamour. Tour includes a visit to an award winning Cotswold bakery, specialty cheese shop, a visit to a 1920's cocktail lounge and a taster of artisan chocolate and delicious artisan ice cream. Discover Cheltenham with flavour - something you simply won't find in the guide books!
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2017. Saturday 10:30 - 13:30 *Operating every SATURDAY only throughout the year.
Experience Halloween on the spooky steam train, either at Cheltenham Racecourse. Come dressed for the occasion, normal tickets apply.
Where: The Railway Station, Toddington, Cheltenham, Glos, GL54 5TD
When: 28 Oct 2017
Tewkesbury Christmas Festival Of Lights is the town's traditional event for switching on the Christmas lights in Tewkesbury town centre. It's a great day out for all the family and has a lovely Christmas market too.
Where: The Railway Station, Toddington, Cheltenham, Glos, GL54 5DT
MEET SAMMY AND SANTA!
Sammy the Seahorse and Santa are really doing the rounds this Christmas, so make sure you take the kids to see them atHoburne Cotswolds!
Hoburne Cotswold – Saturday 2nd, 9th or 16th December at 4.15pm, tickets are £5.00 per child & includes a present. Book your visit on 01425 860216
Where: Montpellier Gardens, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1AD
When: 2 - 7 May 2018
Cheltenham Jazz Festival is taking place from 2 - 7 May 2018.
The festival is hosted in a tented festival village in Cheltenham’s Montpellier Gardens, featuring a Big Top stage, the Jazz Arena, a Family Tent featuring workshops, performances and sing-alongs and a food and drink area surrounding the Free Stage.
More details will be published in due course...
Where: Cheltenham Racecourse, Evesham Road, Prestbury, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 4SH
When: 1st – 3rd of June
Cost: For ticket information and availability visit the Wychwood Festival website.
The Wychwood Festival 2018 1st – 3rd of June at Cheltenham Racecourse
Wychwood, The summer family festival, returns to Cheltenham Racecourse for its’ 13th Birthday!
Nominated Best Family Festival the UK Festival Awards every year and listed as the #1 Festival in The Sunday Times, there is so much for all ages to enjoy and take part in at Wychwood. Over the weekend, you can expect to be entertained with more than 100 acts across indie, world and folk genres, and across 4 stages. Add to that comedy, over 100 workshops for all ages, The Headphone Disco until the early hours, a Children’s Literature Festival, Great Food and Wychwood Ales, Healing Gardens, Artists and Sculpturer’s Quarter plus idyllic camping beneath the Prestbury Hills, and you have your perfect summer-opening festival!
Where: A variety of locations around Cheltenham and beyond, Gloucestershire, GL52 3JE
When: 4th to 15th July
Cost: Please see the Music Festival website for details.
Cheltenham enjoys a central place in the musical heartlands of England's south-west: many of the big names in British classical music have close local connections. The Gustav Holst Birthplace Museum is in Cheltenham, and Elgar's Birthplace Museum is a 40 minute drive north at Broadheath (his beloved Malverns are even closer). The family home of Hubert Parry, composer of Jerusalem, is at Highnam, near Gloucester, Poet/composer Ivor Gurney was from Gloucester, his great friend Herbert Howells was from Lydney in the Forest of Dean, and Ralph Vaughan Williams was born 20 miles south of Cheltenham in Down Ampney.
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“A smashing little place and well worth it”
micky4649, September 2015, Trip Advisor, Cotswold Guest