Events Diary

What’s On in Warwick

Please click on the brochure below to see What’s On – thank you to Unlocking Warwick for sharing this with us. If you are organising an event you think will be of interest to visitors or local people, email the details to whatson@unlockingwarwick.org


See our Walks page for links to a variety of walking routes around Warwick.

WARWICK RACES : February 23rd, 2018

Budbrooke Chase Family Day

Roll up, roll up and come racing!

23rd February – Opens 12:35, First race 2:35pm, Last race 5:20pm


Who Pushed Amy : March 2nd, 2018

An unsolved Tudor mystery performed by the Slaughterhouse Players.

2nd and 3rd March. Friday 7pm. Saturday 3pm and 7pm. Tickets £20 to include a meal in the mediaeval hall.

Available from the Visitor Information Centre, Old Post Office pub, 7-Square Restaurant and Warwick Books.

www.facebook.com/theslaughterhouseplayers


Who Pushed Amy : March 3rd, 2018

An unsolved Tudor mystery performed by the Slaughterhouse Players.

2nd and 3rd March. Friday 7pm. Saturday 3pm and 7pm. Tickets £20 to include a meal in the mediaeval hall.

Available from the Visitor Information Centre, Old Post Office pub, 7-Square Restaurant and Warwick Books.

www.facebook.com/theslaughterhouseplayers


WARWICK RACES : March 11th, 2018

Air Ambulance Countryside Day

Join us for a fantastic family day out.

11th March – Opens 12:20, First race 2:20pm, Last race 5:30pm


Vintage Fair at Market Hall Museum : March 18th, 2018

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Love vintage? Market Hall Museum in Warwick invites you to fall in love with classic styles of the past at our vintage fair.  There will be vintage stalls throughout the museum to browse and the chance to visit SGR’s Vintage Pop Up Parlour for a free mini makeover and hairdo. Refreshments available in our vintage cafe. FREE entry.

Market Hall Museum would also like to invite you to apply for a stall at our Vintage Fair at Market Hall Museum.

Market Hall Museum is in a town centre location and is currently being refurbished with a £1.1 million Heritage Lottery funding bid. The museum is reopening in February 2017. There will be stalls throughout the museum, a vintage cafe and FREE vintage hair and makeup makeovers available from SGR’s Pop Up Parlour. Entry to the fair is FREE.

Stall fee: £60 for 2 days. Click here for more details and an application form

Email: rowanfisher@warwickshire.gov.uk or call Rowan on 01926 736397


Vintage Fair at Market Hall Museum : March 19th, 2018

090915warwickmuseum70-copyLove vintage? Market Hall Museum in Warwick invites you to fall in love with classic styles of the past at our vintage fair.  There will be vintage stalls throughout the museum to browse and the chance to visit SGR’s Vintage Pop Up Parlour for a free mini makeover and hairdo. Refreshments available in our vintage cafe. FREE entry.

Market Hall Museum would also like to invite you to apply for a stall at our Vintage Fair at Market Hall Museum.

Market Hall Museum is in a town centre location and is currently being refurbished with a £1.1 million Heritage Lottery funding bid. The museum is reopening in February 2017. There will be stalls throughout the museum, a vintage cafe and FREE vintage hair and makeup makeovers available from SGR’s Pop Up Parlour. Entry to the fair is FREE.

Stall fee: £60 for 2 days. Click here for more details and an application form

Email: rowanfisher@warwickshire.gov.uk or call Rowan on 01926 736397


TRIVIA TRAILS 18 : March 25th, 2018

 

join in a very enjoyable quiz trail walk past timber-framed mediaeval buildings, the imposing castle, quaint lanes and hidden gardens, plus lots more, look for clues to answer a mixture of historical, observational and a couple of fun questions around Warwick town centre with a little competitiveness thrown into the mix.

After a short introduction from your Trivia Trail host teams of up to six set off from The Globe gastro pub for 90 minutes of screen-free time, returning for scoring and prizes for the winning team members.  Perfect for entertaining visitors, families, friends, schools, team-building, hen parties and birthdays.

Book onto one of the scheduled trail dates listed on the website, which includes Stratford-upon-Avon town centre too.  For those preferring a shorter walk/less questions there is the option of a 60′ trail.

Private groups from two up to 60+ welcome to book a quiz trail on a day and time to suit. (Minimum of £50.00).  If selecting a late afternoon start time extra activities such as archery at Warwick castle and other games can be included – please ask for a quote when booking.  Other meet up venues available and happy to help with dining options too.

Adults £10.00; Child aged 9-16 £5.00, Child 8 and under free. Buggy and dog friendly. Call/text 0771 8574544 or email jane@triviatrails.co.uk to book. For full details and scheduled trail dates visit www.triviatrails.co.uk.

2018

January / February – no scheduled trails.  Private group bookings for a time and date to suit very welcome.

Sunday 25th March  12.30pm
Saturday 31st March  2.30pm
Sunday 29th April 12 noon
Sunday 6th May  11am
Saturday 30th June 12.30pm
Saturday 14th July 12 noon

Scheduled trail dates are added every few months.


Easter Saturday Court House Tour with Unlocking Warwick. : March 31st, 2018

The free Court House Tours take about 45 minutes

Pop along to the Court House, Jury Street on the 31st March at 11am for a free 45-minute look inside and outside the restored Town Council building as a brief introduction to Warwick and its past. No need to book, but numbers limited. So first come etc.

Meet at the Visitor Information Centre.

01926 492212
info@unlockingwarwick.org


WARWICK RACES : April 5th, 2018

St Mary’s Lands Cup Day

Come and enjoy a day of racing at the world’s sixth oldest race track

11.50 Start


French Market & Art and Craft Market : April 6th, 2018

French Market & Art and Craft Market

France at Home an experienced French Market team, is bringing first class produce and excellent service to Warwick on 6th & 7th April 2018.

CJ’s Events Warwickshire are working in partnership with Warwick District Council to add an Art & Craft Market to run alongside the French Market on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th. www.cjseventswarwickshire.co.uk


French Market & Art and Craft Market : April 7th, 2018

French Market & Art and Craft MarketFrance at Home an experienced French Market team, is bringing first class produce and excellent service to Warwick on 6th & 7th April 2018. CJ’s Events Warwickshire are working in partnership with Warwick District Council to add an Art & Craft Market to run alongside the French Market on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th. www.cjseventswarwickshire.co.uk

National Town Criers’ Competition : April 19th, 2018

At the Jury Street Court House and Pageant Garden, with criers from around the country battling it out vocally.

www.warwickcourtleet.co.uk
http://www.ahgtc.org.uk


St George’s Day Parade : April 22nd, 2018

Starting from St. Mary’s Church, with the Mayor’s Youth Charity Walk
around the town. All Youth Organisations in Warwick are invited to participate and raise sponsorship for their own funds. Nominal entrance fee – all profits going by to The Mayor’s Youth Charity, from which local Youth Organisations can apply for funding for specific projects. 10k route and 5k accessible route available.

 

Contact the Town Council: 01926 411694

civicadmin@warwicktowncouncil.org.uk


OZ CLARKE AND ARMONICO CONSORT AND BAROQUE PLAYERS : May 25th, 2018

The beautiful Ballroom at the Court House plays host to wine expert extraordinaire, Mr Oz Clarke, who together with the Armonico Consort Baroque Players, take you on a journey from Britain to Austria via Mozart and Beethoven’s’ Germany.
Wine, music and witty tales! what more could one ask?
May 25 2018 7.30pm
Tickets: £34.50 from 01926 334418

Drink Again!

Warwick Food Festival : May 27th, 2018

A day of great food, cooking demonstrations &
entertainment wth special offers at restaurants and pubs across town.

10am – 7pm.

01926 800750
www.warwickfoodfestival.co.uk


Two Castles Run : June 10th, 2018

The 2018 Two Castles Run will take place on Sunday 10th at 9am  (Gates open at 7.30am)

The Two Castles Run is organised by the Rotary Club of Kenilworth and Leamington Cycling and Athletic Club, entirely by unpaid volunteers, with all proceeds being donated to charitable causes.


WARWICK ALE WALK WITH DAVE FISHER : December 31st, 2018

 

Banish the Winter Blues with an Ale Trail in Warwick in the company of Blue Badge Tour Guide, Dave Fisher.

Dave has a series of walks commencing in November that will combine a gentle stroll through the streets of Warwick whilst (literally) drinking in  stories about the people and places that have made this County town so popular. The walk will involve calling points at some of the most interesting venues in Warwick licensed to sell alcohol!.

Dave also leads pub walks in Birmingham and the Jewellery Quarter and anybody interested in joining one of those can contact Dave direct-07725614068

Walks – People and Places

The walk focuses on the people and places that have made the town of Warwick a must see for UK and overseas visitors alike and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Walking Tours commence in the centre of Warwick just outside the Tourist Information Centre on Jury Street.

The cost is just £8.00 for adults, there is no charge for children under 12.

In order to reserve a place please visit Warwick Walks People and Places on Facebook.

Payment can also be made in person on the day of the walk.