What’s on

It’s all happening in Winchcombe

From live music and open gardens, to tea dances, festivals and fundraisers, from shows and cycling to poetry and running – Winchcombe hosts them all.  Find out what’s happening in our town and check our Regular Events panel for details of clubs, classes and gatherings held weekly and monthly.

Tourist Information Centre

Tourist Information Centre

For information on attractions, where to stay and what’s on in and around Winchcombe.

Guided Walks of Historic Winchcombe

21 April – October

Free Town Walks

Town walks are led by local people who are keen to share some of the history of this special place.

Fish & Chips Special GWSR

Various Saturdays commencing 11 May- 16 November

Fish & Chip Special GWSR

Treat yourself to Fish & Chips whilst travelling through glorious Cotswold countyside.

Knight School

28 July – 1 September

Knight School

Let your little ones experience what it takes to be a real knight during the summer holidays at Sudeley Castle.

Teddy Bear Tuesdays

6, 13, 20 & 27 August

Teddy Bear Tuesdays

Bring your own Teddy Bear, or your special cuddly toy for a special ride on a train.

Stanway Fountain & Water Garden

18 August

Stanway Fountain & Water Garden

20 acres of planted landscape in early C18 formal setting will delight you at Stanway Fountain & Water Garden.

Outdoor Cinema Sudeley Castle

23 & 25 August

Outdoor Cinema Sudeley Castle

Let us entertain you, two fantastic films at Sudeley Castle.

Run Winchcombe

25 August

Run Winchcombe

Events for all ages at Run Winchcombe prior to Winchcombe Country Show.

Winchcombe Country Show

26 August

Winchcombe Country Show

A traditional country show with many prize winning exhibits to see and great entertainment for all.

British Hillclimb Championship

7 – 8 September

British Hillclimb Championship

Watch the fastest hillclimb cars in the country at one of the most historic and beautiful venues in the Cotswolds.

Sam Lee at Postlip Hall

14 September

Sam Lee at Postlip Hall

This promises to be a very special performance by an exceptional singer.

Classic Car Rally at Sudeley Castle

29 September

Classic Car Rally at Sudeley Castle

Brilliant displays of vintage vehicles within the glorious setting of Sudeley Castle.

Cotswolds Food & Drink Fayre

19 – 20 October

Cotswolds Food & Drink Fayre

Artisan Food and Drink producers from around the region will be selling their productsat GWSR.

Halloween Steam and Scream

26 – 27 October

Halloween Steam and Scream

Come along to Winchcombe Station for this scary, spooktastic event.

Spectacle of Light

Selected evenings – 30 Nov – 30 Dec

Spectacle of Light

See the historic Sudeley Castle and gardens transformed by an illuminated display of light and colour as darkness falls on the Cotswold Hills.



Library Club

1st Monday of the month, Winchcombe Library,11:30am – 12:30pm.  We can provide transport to the library allowing members to choose their own books and meet others.

Computer Buddies

Monday 11:00am – 12:00 noon.  Volunteer computer buddies can offer you help with using library computers.


Citizen’s Advice Sessions

1st Monday of the month, 10am – 12 noon at Abbey Fields Community Centre, run by Gloucester and District Citizen’s Advice Bureau.  By appointment – Tel: 01452 527202



North Cotswold Food bank

1pm – 3pm, Cotswold Christian Centre, Gretton Road.


Baby Bounce and Rhyme

10.30am – 11am, Winchcombe Library, Back Lane

Tea Dance

Last Wednesday of the month, 2pm – 4pm, Abbey Fields Community Centre, £5 entry.


Winchcombe Country Market

Thursdays, 9am – 10.30am, Guide Hall, High Street.

Walking for Health

Thursdays, 10.30am- 11.30am, meet outside the Plaisterers Arms.


Knit and Natter

10am – 12 noon & 2pm – 4pm, fun, friendly group, join us for a chat, knit, crotchet and a cuppa at Winchcombe Library, Back Lane.

North Cotswold Food bank

11am – 12.30pm, Cotswold Christian Centre, Gretton Road.



11am – 11.30am for children aged 18 months and over at Winchcombe Library, Back Lane.


11:00 am and 2:30 pm, free, guided town walks around the town, start at the Tourist Information Centre, lasting about an hour. April to the end of October.

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