WHAT'S ON | TETBURY
Goods Shed Arts Tetbury - Exhibition - 28th April - 28th May
Art Exhibition by Kerry Phippen of large paintings featuring wild animals - deer, fox,wolves and more. Open Friday to Sunday 11am - 4pm. Part of the select festival www.siteselect.org
Tetbury Art Society Spring Exhibition - 29th April - 1st May
Tetbury Art Society celebrates it's 40th Anniversary with a special competition of paintings of Tetbury to be judged by President of the RWA Stewart Geddes. Open 10am - 5pm, Admission Free, for more information www.tetburyartsociety.org.uk
Tetbury Wacky Races - 1st May
Wacky Races will be held on the usual course from Chippping Car Park down Chipping Hill with a hairpin bend down into the Millenium Green. Carts of all shapes will be competeing in this fun event. New safety fencing this year will give spectators more room but will mean the racers will have to keep a tighter line. More information www.alangreenway.co.uk/wackyracestetbury
Cotswold Airport - The Wurzels - 1st May
The Wurzels will be performing at Cotswold Airport GL7 6BA, with supporting act undisCOVERED. Gates open at 5pm with performance starting at 6.30pm, this is an outdoor event and gates will close at 10.30pm. Real ale and cider tent, hog roast and other refreshments will be available. No food or drink is allowed on site and there is no camping. Tickets: Adults £18.50, Cons. £16.50 (booking fees may apply, on sale at Everyman Theatre) more detail www.cotswoldairport.com
Tetbury and District Footpath Group Walk - 2nd May
Meet at Goods Shed Long Stay Car Park. 3pm A short walk around the southern edge of tetbury exploring points of interest. 1.5mls (2km) Level A/B Leader John 504430
Badminton Horse Trials - 3rd May - 7th May
Four star event on the Badminton Estate is a world renowned competition. With a trade stand "village", crafts, food and fair ground. Tickets now on sale, www.badminton-horse.co.uk or Tel Box Office: 01454 218375
Coffee Morning - Tetbury - 3rd May
Coffee morning in aid of Save the Children held at The Priory Inn, London Road from 10am - 12 noon. Greetings cards, home made cakes and raffle all available to buy.
Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Pictures and Places - 5th May
Talk by Jenny Tann on the Gloucestershire Woollen industry through the paintings of artists depicting the owner's houses and mills. Talk starts at 7.30pm, Tickets £7 on the door or on the website www.shed-arts.co.uk
Didmarton rural cinema - 12th May
A Light between Oceans
Tom is a World War I veteran who maintains a lighthouse off the shore of Australia with his wife Isabel, a woman desperate to have a baby. Her prayers are answered when an infant washes up on shore in a rowboat. Tom thinks they should notify the authorities but ultimately gives in to Isabel's wish to keep the girl. Fate strikes again when the couple meet the child's biological mother on the mainland. Now, Tom and Isabel must make a decision that will forever affect the lives of four people.
Doors open at 6.30pm with cash bar
Film show starts at 7.30pm
Tickets £3 in advance from email@example.com or 01454238358
Or £3.50 on the night
Tetbury - Antiques and Flea Market - 13th May
Browse antiques, vintage, retro, collectables, crafts and much more. Held in the Dolphins Hall, New Church Street, GL8 8DS, Free Entry, cafe open 9am -3pm. More details Tel: 07920 131397
Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - The Amico Quartet - 13th May
Classical music concert with Danny Bristow our local instrument maker. Performance starts at 7.30pm. Tickets £10 from Tetbury TIC Tel: 01666 503552
Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre - Talk by Lewis & Wood - 19th May
Talk by Stephen Lewis and Magdalen Jebb. Creating beautiful fabric and wallpapers with the help of local artists and craftspeople. Come and discover how a business can progress from the kitchen table to Chelsea Harbour. Talk starts at 7.30pm. Tickets £7 on door or on website www.shed-arts.co.uk
Westonbirt School- Picnic in the Park - 20th May
Live Music event in the gardens of Westonbirt School. Gates Open at 12noon with Free performance workshops for 7 - 12 years from 10am-12noon. School performances start at 12.30pm and Live Music at 2pm. To book tickets www.eventbrite.co.uk - Adults £10 6-8 years £5 under 5s Free.
The Great Tetbury Hospital Boules Competition - 21st May
At The Royal Oak, Tetbury from 9.30am to 3.30pm.
Teams of 3/4 people. Entry cost is £80 per team to include coffee and croissants during registration plus a French Lunch with wine or French beer. All profits from the event will go to Tetbury Hospital.
Entry forms are available from Vinotopia Wine, Baytree Court, The Chipping in Tetbury or you can email Andy Cole at Andy@vinotopiawine.co.uk. The closing date for entries is 5th May.
Westonbirt School - Jazz on the Lawn - 21st May
Jazz on the lawn from 12noon - 3pm with gates open at 11am. The Cate Coby Quartet will be providing the music. Why not do a self guided tour around Westonbirt's gardens with refreshments also available. Tickets from www.eventbrite.co.uk. Tickets Adult £7, Cons (under 18, over 65) £5
NGS Open Gardens Week - Hookshouse Pottery - 27th May - 4th June
Hookshouse GL8 8TZ has borders, shrubs, woodland glade, water garden containing treatment ponds (unfenced) with flowform cascades, kitchen garden and orchard. Pottery showroom will be open and Art and Craft exhibition including sculpture. Mostly wheelchair access, dogs on short leads welcome, refreshments and plants available. Open 11am-6pm Adult £4 Child Free. www.ngs.org.uk
Grittleton Plant and Food Fair - 28th May
Grittleton Plant and Food Fair held in Grittleton House, Grittleton SN14 6AP. Browse the many stalls selling plants from specialist nurseries, accessories for your "room outside" and local artisan produce. Tickets £3 Adults, under 12 Free. In aid of Action Medical Research.www.action.org/grittleton
Tetbury Woolsack Races - 29th May
11.30am - 12.30pm Velaton Woolsack Sprint on Gumstool Hill (bicycles)
12.30am - 1pm School Children's Races
1pm Grand Auction by Town Hall
2pm Main Woolsack Races
Lots of Street Stalls and Entertainment all day in the centre of Tetbury. More detail www.tetburywoolsack.co.uk
Every Wednesday and Saturday in and or under the Market House.
Please see Monthly events list for Craft and Antique fairs.
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(November - March)
SUMMER OPENING 10am - 4pm (April - October)
Monday to Saturday
(Closed Sun & Bank Holidays)
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TICKETS WE ARE SELLING
WESTONBIRT ARBORETUM CONCERTS 2017
Thursday 15th June Elbow Tickets £46.15 (inc. fee)
Friday 16th June OLLIE MURS Tickets SOLD OUT BUT WAITING LIST OPEN ON www.forestry.gov.uk/music
Saturday 17th June RICK ASTLEY Tickets £40.65 (inc fee)
Sunday 18th June CRAIG DAVID Tickets £42.85 (inc fee)
GOODS SHED ART CENTRE TICKETS FOR SALE
Friday 28th April Jazz on a Knife Edge 7pm Tickets £15
Saturday 6th May Club Cairo 7.30 - 10pm Tickets £15
Saturday 13th May Amico Quartet 7.30pm Tickets £10
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