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Festivals & Shows

Welcome to the vibrant world of Herefordshire Festivals & Shows, where the rural landscape sets the stage for an array of delightful events. From the lush corners of the region emerge a multitude of gatherings, each offering a unique celebration of culture and craft. Whether you're drawn to the allure of film, the richness of beer and cider, or the charm of food, arts, crafts, music, and gardening, there's something here to captivate every taste and interest. Join us as we explore the boundless talents and flavours that Herefordshire has to offer, inviting you to uncover and savour experiences tailor-made for enthusiasts like you!

This month

Hay on Wye 30th Anniversary Festival
23May 24

Hay Festival

Hay on Wye
Hay Festival is the literary highlight of the UK’s cultural calendar, bringing together the greatest writers,…

June 2024

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08Jun 24

Leominster Festival

Leominster
Leominster Festival, run by a voluntary committee of local individuals since 1978 (first festival in 1980),…
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08Jun 24

Hellens Garden Festival

Much Marcle
Hellens Garden Festival is along-established hugely popular annual event about discovering all that you can do…
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08Jun 24

Golden Valley Vintage and Country Fair

Golden Valley
Visit Gwatkin Cider for a full day of entertainment. There will be hundreds of exhibitors with…
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09Jun 24

Hellens Garden Festival

Much Marcle
Hellens Garden Festival is along-established hugely popular annual event about discovering all that you can do…
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14Jun 24

Royal Three Counties Show

Malvern
The annual celebration of food and farming, the Royal Three Counties Show, is back for 2024…
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15Jun 24

Royal Three Counties Show

Malvern
The annual celebration of food and farming, the Royal Three Counties Show, is back for 2024…
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16Jun 24

Royal Three Counties Show

Malvern
The annual celebration of food and farming, the Royal Three Counties Show, is back for 2024…
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22Jun 24

Shobdon Airfest

Shobdon
Get ready for an fun day filled with fixed wing aircraft from across the ages, gliders,…
ledbury poetry festival
28Jun 24

Ledbury Poetry Festival

Hereford
The biggest poetry festival in the UK features poets from all over the world. Inspiring, inclusive…

July 2024

Linton Festival
05Jul 24

Linton Music Festival

Ross on Wye
Linton Music Festival takes place at The Alma Inn in Linton, near Ross on Wye and…
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06Jul 24

Great Malvern Food Festival

Malvern
This incredible FREE food festival takes place Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July 2024. Food and…
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07Jul 24

Great Malvern Food Festival

Malvern
This incredible FREE food festival takes place Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July 2024. Food and…
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11Jul 24

El Dorado Festival

Ledbury
El Dorado is an intimate and enchanting boutique festival from the nation’s favourite party starters, Cirque…
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12Jul 24

Beer on the Wye

Hereford
Beer on the Wye, Hereford’s annual beer and cider festival is back and is set to…
Explore Mortimer Country
13Jul 24

Festival of the Forest

Mortimer Country
The Friends of Mortimer Forest charity is hosting the Festival of the Forest which returns this…
Leominster/Hereford Kite Festival
13Jul 24

Leominster/Hereford Kite Festival

Leominster
A day of high-flying family fun whether you’re just watching or actually joining in the this…
BOTW
13Jul 24

Beer on the Wye

Hereford
Beer on the Wye, Hereford’s annual beer and cider festival is back and is set to…
Leominster/Hereford Kite Festival
14Jul 24

Leominster/Hereford Kite Festival

Leominster
A day of high-flying family fun whether you’re just watching or actually joining in the this…
BOTW
14Jul 24

Beer on the Wye

Hereford
Beer on the Wye, Hereford’s annual beer and cider festival is back and is set to…
Much Marcle Steam Rally
20Jul 24

Much Marcle Steam Rally

Ledbury
Much Marcle Steam Rally is a great day out for all the family with an array of…
Much Marcle Steam Rally
21Jul 24

Much Marcle Steam Rally

Ledbury
Much Marcle Steam Rally is a great day out for all the family with an array of…
welland steam rally
26Jul 24

Welland Steam Rally

Welland
Welland Steam Rally promises days of nostalgia, sights, sounds, colour and movement for every member of…
welland steam rally
27Jul 24

Welland Steam Rally

Welland
Welland Steam Rally promises days of nostalgia, sights, sounds, colour and movement for every member of…
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27Jul 24

Three Choirs Festival

Worcester
The Three Choirs Festival is a week-long programme of world-class music making, featuring choral and orchestral…
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27Jul 24

Three Counties Food & Drink Festival

Malvern
The Three Counties Food & Drink Festival serves up an amazing feast of delights for the…
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28Jul 24

Welland Steam Rally

Welland
Welland Steam Rally promises days of nostalgia, sights, sounds, colour and movement for every member of…
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28Jul 24

Three Counties Food & Drink Festival

Malvern
The Three Counties Food & Drink Festival serves up an amazing feast of delights for the…

August 2024

Lakefest
07Aug 24

LAKEFEST

Ledbury
Lakefest 2024 – Set in the sublimely picturesque Eastnor Castle Deer Park in Hereford, LakeFest prides…
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11Aug 24

Down On The Farm Music Festival

Golden Valley
Join Gwatkin Cider for Down On The Farm Music Festival, a weekend of live music. Over…
Kington Vintage Show
17Aug 24

Kington Vintage Show

Kington
Organised by Kington Vintage Club Ltd, this annual show celebrates its annual vintage rally at the…
Kington Vintage Show
18Aug 24

Kington Vintage Show

Kington
Organised by Kington Vintage Club Ltd, this annual show celebrates its annual vintage rally at the…
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22Aug 24

Presteigne Festival

Presteigne
Over recent years, the Presteigne Festival has become a focal point for those seeking artistic nourishment…
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23Aug 24

Hereford Indie Food Festival

Hereford
The hugely successful Hereford Indie Food Festival will return in 2024.  Hereford Indie Food is an…
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24Aug 24

Hereford Indie Food Festival

Hereford
The hugely successful Hereford Indie Food Festival will return in 2024.  Hereford Indie Food is an…
HIF 2022 DAY 234 (Medium)
25Aug 24

Hereford Indie Food Festival

Hereford
The hugely successful Hereford Indie Food Festival will return in 2024.  Hereford Indie Food is an…
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26Aug 24

Hereford Indie Food Festival

Hereford
The hugely successful Hereford Indie Food Festival will return in 2024.  Hereford Indie Food is an…

September 2024

bromyard folk festival
05Sep 24

Bromyard Folk Festival

Bromyard
Bromyard Folk Festival started in 1968 and sold 150 tickets. Now it is attended by thousands…
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07Sep 24

Leominster Food Fayre

Leominster
Leominster Food Fayre is a great community event for local people and visitors to the town.…
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07Sep 24

Herefordshire & South Wales Balloon Festival

Hereford
Watch in awe as colourful hot air balloons take flight against the backdrop of the stunning…
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14Sep 24

Kington Show

Kington
Kington Show is one of the largest one-day agricultural shows in the country and will take…
ross walking festival
27Sep 24

Ross Walking Festival

Ross on Wye
If you love walking you will love walking in the Wye Valley, and what better chance…

October 2024

harvest time
12Oct 24

Big Apple Harvestime Weekend

Ledbury
Big Apple Harvestime Weekend invites you to Share the Tradition of Apple Growing and Cidermaking. The…
13Oct 24

Hergest Croft Gardens Autumn Plant Fair

Kington
See a wide range of specialist nurseries offering rare and unusual plants craft, charity and produce…
harvest time
13Oct 24

Big Apple Harvestime Weekend

Ledbury
Big Apple Harvestime Weekend invites you to Share the Tradition of Apple Growing and Cidermaking. The…

November 2024

malvern winter glow
22Nov 24

Malvern Winter Glow

Malvern
Experience the magic of the season and create unforgettable memories for you and your family. Tickets…

December 2024

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14Dec 24

Leominster Victorian Christmas Market

Leominster
Step back in time and visit Leominster for a truly Dickensian adventure at the Leominster Victorian…