Events

Major events are listed below – look also at the monthly listing that Enterprise House produces >>HERE<<

2019

NATIONAL HERITAGE OPEN DAYS IN BISHOP’S CASTLE
Saturday 14th September from 10a.m. to 5p.m.
 Saving Bishop`s Castle`s Railway Heritage – The Weighbridge Project
Station Street, Bishop`s Castle, SY9 5AQ. Opposite the Cattle Market.
FREE EVENT

  • Tour the site and see how the building is revealing it`s secrets
  • Learn how a mechanical weighbridge works
  • Help us to record the stories of the railway before they are lost forever. If anyone has a Bishop`s Castle Railway story or photograph past down in the family please come and share it with us.

www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/bishops-castle-railway-weighbridge-restoration


*NEWCASTLE VILLAGE SHOW Saturday September 7
The show is held on the Millennium Green and in community centre in the village  from 12.30pm -5.00 p.m. and  includes Garden and Produce Show, Dog Show , children’s games, live music, bar and hot food, cream teas, local produce & cake stall  etc 
 gillbinks1@gmail.com

NATIONAL HERITAGE OPEN DAYS IN
BISHOP’S CASTLE
SaturdaySeptember 5
Look out for Heritage Open Day opportunities in early September 2019  at www.heritageopendays.org.uk

*MICHAELMAS FAIR 
Saturday, September 21 12 noon -till Late
Bishops Castles Streets will be buzzing with entertainment including:  live music; dance; street performance; stalls; steam and vintage vehicle processions, stalls and an
evening lantern procession – plus much more. There’s nothing like it!  There’s nothing like it!
mail@michaelmasfair.co.uk
www.michaelmasfair.co.uk 

CLUN VALLEY BEER FESTIVAL September 27-29
All the pubs along the beautiful Clun valley join in this event. Transport is provided between pubs.
info@cvbf.co.ukwww.cvbf.co.uk

*RUSSET RAMBLE
Saturday October 12
A 13 mile way marked walk around the local footpaths in aid of Bishop’s Castle Bowling Club.
Barry & Linda Jones jbarry54@Hotmail.com

Pre-Christmas Craft Fair, St George’s Church, Clun Saturday 23rd November SY7 8JG
20+ artists selling a wide range of quality craft items. Open 10am – 2pm. Refreshment available.
Contact: Joan Kerry 01588 640401

*BISHOP’S CASTLE CHRISTMAS
CRACKER
Saturday December 7th, lights switch on at 6.00 p.m
Street food, music, Santa’s Grottos, parade, fireworks and late night shopping.
www.bcchristmaslights.co.uk  01588 638141

*CRAFT SHOW AT ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
CHURCH, BISHOP’S CASTLE
Saturday December 7th  From 2.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.
In conjunction with the Christmas Light Festival the church opens its doors to crafts from the area.  (01588) 638269

CLUN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS Sunday December 8
From 5.30 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
www.clungreenman.org.uk

2020

*BISHOP’S CASTLE ARTS FESTIVAL February 19 -23
Bishop’s Castle’s Arts Festival with music, literature and art, workshops, talks and exhibitionsat venues throughout the town. (01588) 630200
 www.bishopscastleartsfestival.com