Plan your next holiday around one of these exciting events
We know that many people like to incorporate an event into their holiday, and we are spoilt for choice with the range of events in the Cotswolds and Forest of Dean that are on offer year-round. It could be the Cheltenham Festival, the Big Feastival, Royal International Air Tattoo or Badminton Horse Trials.
Many of our properties are nearby to these popular locations, so you can enjoy being close to the action while also having a comfortable holiday home to go back to, to put your feet up after an exciting day out.
No matter what big (or small) ticketed event you’re interested in, there are always more to discover. Every day we are finding new and exciting events in the Cotswolds and surrounding counties to enjoy.
Malvern Autumn ShowMalvern
Amazing flowers, an array of delicious food and drink and plenty of family fun are on offer at the UK’s biggest harvest festival
Cheltenham Literature FestivalCheltenham
This popular festival in the heart of Cheltenham brings together some of the world’s best authors
Spectacle of LightWinchcombe
Explore the illuminated trail and experience the night-time magic of Sudeley Castle and its grounds.
Badminton Horse TrialsBadminton
Badminton Horse Trials is one of the oldest and most prestigious five star events.
Midlands Air FestivalAlcester
The Midlands Air Festival is held in the stunning grounds of the Ragley Hall Estate.
Cheltenham Food and Drink FestivalCheltenham
Soak up the atmosphere with live music, tastings, exciting chef demonstrations and an array of drink experiences.
Chipping Norton Literary FestivalChipping Norton
This small but perfectly formed literary festival regularly brings in big names in the world of fiction and non-fiction.
Cheltenham Jazz FestivalCheltenham
A celebration of all genres of jazz with a mixture of international jazz icons, new artists and unique festival performances.
Blenheim Palace International Horse TrialsWoodstock
Enjoy four days of eventing action including dressage, cross country and showjumping.
Cheltenham Science FestivalCheltenham
Enjoy six days of spectacular science to inspire all ages in the heart of Cheltenham.
Discover local food and household names all on the same stage.
Broadway Arts FestivalBroadway
Enjoy a variety of art-focused, creative events throughout the festival.
Cheltenham Cricket FestivalCheltenham
The world's longest running cricket festival on an outfield.
Month: June - August
A patchwork of purple-hued fields that burst into life every summer.
Festival Trials DayCheltenham
The final Cheltenham race day before the famous Festival.
Discover Westonbirt arboretum in a new light with new sounds.
Gloucester Tall ShipsGloucester
A family-friendly event where the famous tall ships visit Gloucester Docks.
The famous family-friendly farming show in the Cotswolds.
New Year's Day RacingCheltenham
Begin the new year in style at Cheltenham racecourse.
Enjoy Cheltenham's only evening horse racing fixture.
Sheep RacingFrampton on Severn
Enjoy a quirky family-friendly day out in Frampton-on-Severn
Stratford Literary FestivalStratford-upon-Avon
Month: May & October
Enjoy talks, interactive workshops, and events with your favourite celebrity authors in Shakespeare's county.
The Alfresco Film CompanyCheltenham
Spend a fun summer Cotswold evening watching your favourite film under the canopy of the night sky.
The April MeetingCheltenham
The first racing event taking place after the famous Festival.
The Big FeastivalKingham
Why choose between award-winning food and music? Have both!
The Cheltenham FestivalCheltenham
The world famous Cheltenham Festival, home of jump racing.
The Christmas MeetingCheltenham
A pre-Christmas racing event, perfect for friends.
The November MeetingCheltenham
Enjoy the second biggest horse racing event at Cheltenham.
Enjoy the beginning of 'The Road to Cheltenham'.
A luxury, boutique festival within the Oxfordshire countryside.