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.

Winchcombe Live

Commencing 19 October then 3rd Friday of each month until 15 March

Winchcombe Live

Hot nights with cool music at Winchcombe Live

Winter Talks Programme

2nd Thursday of the month commencing, 8 Nov – 14 Mar 2019

Winter Talks Programme

A series of talks to take you through the winter months.

Sudeley Christmas Craft Workshop

Each Friday from 9 Nov – 14 Dec

Sudeley Christmas Craft Workshop

A chance to try your hand at seasonal crafts at Sudeley Castle.

Santa Specials at GWR

Various Dates 1 – 24 December

Santa Specials at GWR

Come and meet Santa and ride a train too!

Christmas Festival

4 December

Winchcombe Christmas Festival

A winter wonderland awaits in Winchcombe at the fabulous Winchcombe Christmas Festival.

Festive Wreath Making

5 December & 12 December

Festive Wreath Making

Create your own Christmas wreath with expert guidance.

Christmas Concert

15 December

Christmas Concert

A fabulous evening of quality choral music.

Spectacle of Light

Various dates throughout December commencing 8 Dec

Spectacle of Light

Experience the night-time magic of Sudeley through this beautiful illuminated trail.

Christmas Cracker GWR

29 & 30 December

Christmas Cracker GWR

Banish those post Christmas blues with a trip on GWSR.

New Year's Eve

31 December

New Year’s Eve

A spectacular New Year’s Eve Dinner Dance with WAM Youth.

Winchcombe Live Blues Weekend

12/13/14 April 2019

Winchcombe Live Blues Weekend

Let’s get the town buzzing with the blues!

Fantasy Forest Festival

20 & 21 July 2019

Fantasy Forest Festival

A host of costumed characters from around the world visit Sudeley Castle for a weekend of music, fantasy, entertainment and wonder.

St Kenelm Miracle Play & Walk

21 July 2019

St Kenelm Miracle Play & Walk

Would you like to be involved?  We are now looking for new cast members.



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.



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.

Health Walk

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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