Time to discover...


Events RSS feed Events Podcast feed

Events for


Westonbirt Arboretum Enchanted Christmas - 1st December - 3rd December

An illuminated trail (approx 1mile) through the trees, a celebration of Westonbirt's wonderful woodland. Refreshments will be available tickets must be booked in  advance  (on sale from 25th September) more detail www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt or Tel: 0300 067 4890


Gloucestershire in words and music - 1st December

Held at St Mary's Beverston at 7.30pm, an evening of entertainment with a local flavour. Readings and music, carols will be sung by Beverston Church Choir.

Tickets available at the door £7.50 (to include wine and Gloucester cheese) in memory of Stephen Wright MBE with proceeds donated to Beverston Church improvement funds.


Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Make a Christmas Wreath - 1st December

Come to the Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre and join us for a fun filled evening to create your very own wreath to grace your front door. All foliage and some decorations will be included but you can also bring your own. Also you will need to bring a pair of sharp secateurs.

Tickets: £45.00 available online at www.shed-arts.co.uk or from the Tetbury Visitor Information Centre Tel:01666 503552

Start: 7:30pm Finish: 9:30pm



Delve into the world of Tracklements this December - 2nd December

Do you love local condiment-maker Tracklements and want to know what goes on behind the scenes? A fantastic morning for the whole family is promised on a unique visit to Tracklements, Easton Grey SN16 0RD at their Christmas open day on Saturday 2nd December from 9.30am – 1pm. Mulled wine and festive nibbles will greet you on arrival, and don’t forget to have a browse around the onsite shop. 


Christmas Market - 2nd December

Why not go along and support St Marys' Church at 10:00am at the Market Hall, Tetbury. There's free entry and lots of stalls including cakes, biscuits, pickles and jams, a Fair Trade stall, Christmas gifts, tombola and raffle and much more. A cup of coffee and mince pie is a good start to the run-up to Christmas.


Market Hall 


Dolphins Hall Christmas Bazaar - 2nd December

10.00 - 4.00

Selection of stalls with cakes, mince pies and mulled wine being served. Father Christmas. Raffle in aid of refurbishment. 

Dolphins Hall, New Church St, Tetbury GL8 8DS


Tetbury - Advent Carol Service - 3rd December

Held in St Marys' Church in the centre of Tetbury an Advent Carol Service with The Festival Chorus, leader Ian Higginson and music by Vaughan Williams and Ord. Service starts at 6pm.


St Marys Church, Tetbury - 3rd December - 31st December

Services over Christmas

Sunday 3rd December 6pm Advent Carol Service

Sunday 10th December 4pm Christingle Service

Sunday 17th December 6pm Carol Service

Christmas Eve 4pm Crib Service

Christmas Eve 11.30pm Midnight Mass 

Christmas Day 10am Parish Eucharist

Sunday 31st December 10.30am Benefice Eucharist 


Tetbury Christmas Lights Switch On. - 7th December

We are planning another “simply brilliant” event with the torchlight procession from St Marys’ Church to the Market House, carols from the children of St Mary’s Primary School.  Santa with elves helping with the switch-on (visit Santa’s grotto in the Market House from 6.15pm – 7.30pm),  Christmas market and stalls from clubs and organisations that are all part of our town and many of our shops and cafés opening late, to join in the fun.
As always, we expect a great turnout from the people of Tetbury and visitors, to join in, share the magic and enjoy an evening in our special town at a special time of year.
Assemble for the torchlight procession in St Marys’ Church at 5:25pm


Didmarton Rural Cinema - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - 8th December

The year is 1926, and Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident, were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.

Friday 8th December 2017

Doors open 6.30pm with cash bar, Film starts at 7.30pm

Tickets £3.50 on the night or £3 in advance from Jenny Body jennybody@btconnect.com 01454238358


Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Swing from Paris - 8th December

Often described as “the finest Gipsy Jazz in the Cotswolds”, Swing from Paris bring you the sounds of a chic Parisian Café and the French jazz of Django Reinhart and Stephane Grappelli.

Tickets £15 from www.shed-arts.co.uk and soon from Tetbury Visitor Centre 01666 503552 performance starts at 7.30pm.


Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Christmas Craft Market - 9th December - 10th December

Our two day Christmas Craft Market will feature loads of stunning local artists and crafts people selling their beautiful wares. Find the perfect gift for those you love this Christmas.

Open from 10:00am - 5:00pm daily. Free entry. 


Family Movie Night - The Polar Express - 10th December

3pm -5pm

Tickets £5 per family (to include popcorn)

Sweets and drinks available.

Bring your own bean bags (chairs are available) 


Westonbirt Arboretum Enchanted Christmas - 14th December - 18th December

An illuminated trail (approx 1mile) through the trees, a celebration of Westonbirt's wonderful woodland. Refreshments will be available tickets must be booked in  advance  (on sale from 25th September) more detail www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt or Tel: 0300 067 4890


Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Felting Workshop - 16th December

Create your own festive robin at the Festive Robin Felting Workshop. All materials are supplied and tickets are just £30.00 available online from www.shed-arts.co.uk or the Visitor Information Centre Tel: 01666 503552.

Start Time: 10:00am Finish: 1:00pm 


St John the Baptist Church, Shipton Moyne - 17th December - 25th December

Services over Christmas

Sunday 17th December 4pm Carol Service 

Christmas Eve 4pm Crib Service

Christmas Day  11.15am Holy Communion 


Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Dick Whittington - 20th December

Wonder Productions will be performing Dick Whittington as part of their seven week national tour at 3pm.

So why not… Join Dick Whittington and his faithful feline friend Tommy on their quest to seek fame and fortune in the city of London, where the streets are paved with gold and the evil Queen Rat dwells.

However, Dick dreams of being Lord Mayor of London but he is going to need all the help he can get from the beautiful Alice, Dame Dolly Dumpling, and of course lots of children! Tickets Adult £10, Child £8, Family (2 x 2) £30 available online www.shed-arts.co.uk or from Tetbury Tourist Information 01666 503552 


Carols in The Good Shed - Tetbury - 22nd December

Avening Brass Band will accompany the Carols at the Goods Shed and featuring Nicola Clark and Heather Bristow our local "songsters". Mulled Wine and Mince Pies will be available, 6.30pm all welcome. 


Holy Trinity Church, Long Newnton - 24th December - 25th November

Services over Christmas

Christmas Eve  6pm Carol Service

Christmas Day  11/15a, Holy Communion 


Christmas Eve Family Party at Dolphins Hall - 24th December

7pm - 11pm

Hosted by DJ & Sweet Lightning

Adults £3 Children £2

Popcorn & candyfloss





Every Wednesday and Saturday in and or under the Market House.

 Please see Monthly events list for Craft and Antique fairs.






Visit us for local ticket sales, information on  accommodation, events and attractions throughout the Cotswolds.


WINTER OPENING 10am - 2pm 

(November - March)


SUMMER OPENING 10am - 4pm    (April - October)       

Monday to Saturday

(Closed Sun & Bank Holidays)

 33, Church Street, GL8 8JG

01666 503552




The Final Journey of Edward Wilson

St Saviour's Church, Tetbury

Thursday 21st Jun£10 (£8 concs) 





Excludes Cinema - tickets on the door or online            









National Express Tickets

Alexcar Day Trips  















Click here for more information about the National Arboretum

  • Visit
  • Around
  • Historic
  • Shop
  • Taste
  • Antique
  • Business
  • Royal
  • Stay
  • What's on