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More details - May Half Term Penguin Week – Saturday, 26th May – Sunday 3rd June
Join Birdland’s keepers as they introduce you to everybody’s favourite flightless bird with a whole week dedicated to their most popular residents. Learn all about the inhabitants of Penguin Shore and discover their quirky personalities of the colony of king penguins and comical Humboldts.
Birdland Park and Gardens Rissington Rd, Bourton-on-the-Water, Glos
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Another Beastly Art Exhibition
Another Beastly Art Exhibition brings together four Gloucestershire artists; Nat, Hazel and Jane have exhibited together many times and they’re joined this year by guest maker John Button. John Button makes handmade sculptures in native timbers and hand-carved country sticks.
Lower Slaughter Village Hall
Today to Tue 29 May

More details - Greenfields, Little Rissington - Open Garden for NGS
The honey coloured Georgian Cotswold stone house sits in 2 acres of garden, created by current owners over last 17 yrs. Lawns are edged with borders full of flowers and later flowering bulbs. A small pond and stream overlook fields. Bantams roam freely.
Greenfields, Little Rissington, Cheltenham
Sun 27 May

More details - Rockcliffe House - Open Garden for NGS
Large traditional English garden of 8 acres incl pink garden, white and blue garden, herbaceous borders, rose terrace, large walled kitchen garden and orchard. Greenhouses and pathway of topiary birds leading up through orchard to stone dovecot. Featured in several books and magazines, incl Gardens Illustrated.
Rockcliffe House, Cheltenham
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 27 Jun

More details - Eyford House - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acre sloping N facing garden, ornamental shrubs and trees. Laid out originally by Graham Stuart Thomas, 1976. West garden and terrace, red border, walled kitchen garden, two lakes with pleasant walks and views, boots recommended! Holy well. Walled garden now open after reconstruction.
Eyford House, Cheltenham
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 27 Jun

Westcote Village Open Gardens More details - Westcote Village Open Gardens
A bouquet of gardens to visit in Church Westcote! On Sunday 27th May between 2pm and 5pm, Westcote gardeners are throwing open their gardens to visitors. There will be all types of gardens on show; large, small, cottage and vegetable gardens.
Church Westcote
Sun 27 May
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More details - Stow Gift, Craft and Collectors Fayre
Stow Gift, Craft & Collectors Fayre - sixteen stalls in the famous historical St Edwards Hall in the middle of Stow on the Wold selling a multitude of interesting items including - Antiques and Collectables, militaria, glass, metalware, silver, jewellery, teddy bears, greeting cards, vintage items galore, scarves,
St Edwards Hall, The Square, Stow on the Wold
Sat 26 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Pasture Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Informal country garden developed over 30 yrs by current owners. Mixed borders, topiary, orchard and many species of trees. Gravel garden in ’the ruins’, new concrete garden and wild flower area leads to vegetable patch. Big spring-fed pond with ducks. Also bantams, chickens and 2 kunekune pigs.
Pasture Farm, Moreton-In-Marsh
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Pasture Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Informal country garden developed over 30 yrs by current owners. Mixed borders, topiary, orchard and many species of trees. Gravel garden in ’the ruins’, new concrete garden and wild flower area leads to vegetable patch. Big spring-fed pond with ducks. Also bantams, chickens and 2 kunekune pigs.
Pasture Farm, Moreton-In-Marsh
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Old Vicarage, Bledington - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acre garden around a late Georgian vicarage (1843) not open. Borders and beds filled with spring bulbs, hardy perennials, shrubs and trees. Informal rose garden with over 300 David Austin roses. Small pond and vegetable garden. Paddock with trees, shrubs and herbaceous border. Planted for yr-round interest.
The Old Vicarage, Bledington, Chipping Norton
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Daylesford House - Open Garden for NGS
Magnificent C18 landscape grounds created 1790 for Warren Hastings, greatly restored and enhanced by present owners. Lakeside and woodland walks within natural wild flower meadows. Large walled garden planted formally, centred around orchid, peach and working glasshouses. Trellised rose garden.
Daylesford House, Daylesford
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Sezincote - Open Garden for NGS
Exotic oriental water garden by Repton and Daniell with lake, pools and meandering stream, banked with massed perennials. Large semi-circular orangery, formal Indian garden, fountain, temple and unusual trees of vast size in lawn and wooded park setting. House in Indian manner designed by Samuel Pepys Cockerell.
Sezincote, Moreton-in-Marsh
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Chastleton House - Volunteer drop-in day
We’re looking for new volunteers to join us and support our team. Pop in on one of our drop-in days to meet some of the team, have a cup of tea and find out more about volunteering with us. Come and find out more about joining our volunteer team at Chastleton.
Chastleton House, Chastleton, near Moreton-in-Marsh,
Today

More details - Churchill Vintage & Classic Car Show
This is fourteenth show to be held in this lovely Cotswold Village. Over 550 cars motorcycles & engines. Home madeTeas & Lunches available, BBQ, Beer Tent, Large Bric a Brac & craft stalls, flower display in church, Heritage Centre open, Spitfire flypast & display. All proceeds to good causes
Churchill Village Green
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Arts Society Cotswolds Lecture
June 13th, 2018 will see the next lecture of The Arts Society Cotswolds entitled “Tradition and Innovation in the Art of Jacopo Tintoretto” by Caroline Brooke This talk explores how Tintoretto (1518-94) carved out a successful career for himself in the city by developing a highly innovative style of painting that
Warwick Hall, Church Green, Burford
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Westwell Manor - Open Garden for NGS
7 acres surrounding old Cotswold manor house (not open), with knot garden, potager, shrub roses, herbaceous borders, topiary, earth works, moonlight garden, auricula ladder, rills and water garden.
Westwell Manor, Nr Burford
Sun 27 May

More details - The Manor - Open Garden for NGS
4 acres of stunning gardens surrounding historic manor house (not open), and set in a beautiful location within the village of Little Compton. Enjoy the many garden rooms, long herbaceous palette, deer walk, Japanese garden, flower garden, extended gardens including arboretum walks, and specimen trees.
The Manor, Moreton-In-Marsh
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Whitehill Farm - Open Garden for NGS
2 acres of hillside gardens and woodland with spectacular views overlooking Burford and Windrush valley. Informal plantsman’s garden built up by the owners over 20 yrs. Herbaceous and shrub borders, ponds and bog area, old fashioned roses, ground cover, ornamental grasses, bamboos and hardy geraniums.
Whitehill Farm, Burford
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Meet the man who re-discovered Chedworth Roman Villa
Travel back in time on this special tour with our costumed interpreter. Join Thomas Margetts, the gamekeeper who found the Villa in 1864.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Today, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Roman May holiday
The days are getting longer and it’s the perfect time for a fun-filled family day out. Enjoy seasonal craft activities. Make a mosaic, badge or paper-craft. Raid the dressing up baskets and fashion yourself as a Roman- suitable for all ages!
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Roman coin mint
Learn about Roman coins and how to identify your Denarii from your Sestertii! A special living history event. Watch demonstrations to discover how Roman coins were minted and listen to chats about coin production in the Roman period. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Talk and Tour: Mosaics at the Villa
Learn about our fascinating mosaics and how they were made. Join Dr Nick Humpris for a presentation and tour to learn more about our historic mosaics including how they were made and the craftsmen who made them. Booking Not Needed. No suitable for children under ten years old. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Caring for Chedworth Roman Villa
Do you know how to keep a 1700 year-old property looking its best' Learn the secrets of preserving the Roman Villa whilst on a tour of its treasures. Hear about the conservation techniques, past and present used to keep the site looking as wonderful as it does. Booking Not Needed.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 5 Jul

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Talk: Roman Myths and Chedworth Roman Villa
Step back in time with our guide Janet to learn more about the fascinating Roman myths and their links to Chedworth Roman Villa.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Sun 10 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Talk and Tour: Archaeology at the Villa
Discover the archaeological history of Chedworth Roman Villa. Join Dr Nick Humphris for a special presentation and tour. Enjoy an introduction to the villa’s history and archaeological discoveries. This includes the developments from 2013-2017 digs. Booking Not Needed. Less suitable for children under 10.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Wed 13 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Father's day gladiator arena
Watch as your dad is sold as a slave to fight in the gladiator arena! Legio II Augusta, a premier Roman re-enactment group return with their gladiator arena. Watch exciting displays of gladiatorial fighting. Bring your dad along and see him sold as a slave to fight in the arena.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Chedworth Roman Villa - Meet Censorinus and take a tour with the owner
Venture back to Roman Britain with our costumed interpreter to meet Censorinus, the 4th Century villa owner for a guided tour around his humble abode. Welcome honoured guest! Join Censorinus, the 4th Century owner of the Roman Villa as he takes you on a personal tour of his property.
Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, near Cheltenham,
Thu 21 Jun, Thu 12 Jul

More details - Blockley Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
This popular historic hillside village has a great variety of high quality, well-stocked gardens - large and small, old and new. Blockley Brook, an attractive stream which flows right through the village, graces some of the gardens; these incl gardens of former water mills, with millponds attached.
Blockley Gardens, Blockley
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Bolters Farm - Open Garden for NGS
A cherished old cottage garden restored over the last 10 yrs. Tumbly moss covered walls and sloping lawns down to a stream with natural planting and character.
Bolters Farm, Chipping Norton
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Snowshill Manor and Garden - Mini beast week
There are mini beasts all around...inside the manor and out in the garden! Family fun for half-term. Find out more about the mini beasts at Snowshill from items in our natural history collection to bugs and beasties in the garden. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Snowshill Manor and Garden, Snowshill, near Broadway
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Snowshill Manor and Garden - Wade's World Cup
Celebrate the World Cup - discover objects from around the globe which are part Charles Paget Wade’s collection. Visit the manor to discover more about Charles Wade’s collection from around the world. Throughout the World Cup different objects will be highlighted. Booking Not Needed. children welcome.
Snowshill Manor and Garden, Snowshill, near Broadway
Thu 14 Jun to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Asthall Manor - Open Garden for NGS
6 acres of dramatic planting surround this C17 Cotswolds manor house (not open), once home to the Mitford family. The gardens, designed by I & J Bannerman in 1998, offer ’a beguiling mix of traditional and contemporary’ as described by the Good Gardens Guide.
Asthall Manor, Burford
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Manor Farm, Little Rollright - Open Garden for NGS
This stunningly, picturesque, English garden starts as soon as you enter the village with the wide verges awash with wild flowers. The theme of wild flower meadows with gently curved, mowed paths continues within the 10 acre garden including the rapidly maturing orchard.
Manor Farm, Little Rollright, Chipping Norton
Sat 9 Jun

More details - CHILDREN ARE STINKY
This duo’s attempts to prove that kids are stinky are met with messy, ridiculous, hysterical twists. They only succeed in proving that children are awesome...and they know it! Expect dare-devil stunts, incredible acrobatics, lightning-fast hula hoops, and loads of laughs.
Chipping Norton Theatre 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Barn House, Sandywell Park - Open Garden for NGS
Final Year of Opening. 2½ acre plantaholic’s walled garden. Designed, created and maintained solely by the owners as a series of enclosures both formal and informal, sometimes quirky. Profusely and exuberantly planted for form, scent and colour and to attract wildlife.
Barn House, Sandywell Park, Cheltenham
Sun 10 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - 66th Annual Great Shirt Race
It is time again for the Bampton SPAJERS to hold their Annual Great Shirt Race.. The name stands for the “Society for the Preservation of Ancient Junketing” which loosely translated means ‘Creating fun in Bampton to raise money to provide fun for our Senior Citizens.
Bampton Market Sqaure
Sat 26 May

More details - Winchcombe Folk Night
Friendly Open Night, welcoming musicians singers and audience in a lively historic setting full of atmosphere. Our guest band Mischief Afoot will play two sets of about half an hour each.
The White Hart Inn High Street Winchcombe
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Printing & Embroidery Craft Day
Crafting Day - one day, two new skills! Enjoy Traditional Wooden Block Printing in the morning or try Hand Embroidery in the afternoon - or stay for both! Both workshops are suitable for beginners. Morning Workshop - In our morning workshop you will learn the traditional art of Indian wooden block printing.
Winchcombe Reclamation, Broadway Road, Winchcombe, Cheltenham
Mon 11 Jun

More details - Stanton Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Approx 15 gardens open in this picturesque, unspoilt Cotswold village. Many houses border the street with long gardens hidden behind. Gardens vary, from houses with colourful herbaceous borders, established trees, shrubs and vegetable gardens to tiny cottage gardens.
Stanton Village Gardens, nr Broadway
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Cotswold Festival of Steam Gala at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Saturday 26th to Bank Holiday Monday 28th May - Cotswold Festival of Steam Gala. The best steam gala for miles.
Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway Toddington Station
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - Classic Vehicle day at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway on Sunday 17th June
Classic Vehicle Clubs Day at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway Combine the scene of historic road transport with a backdrop of vintage trains. Normal ticket prices for those wishing to travel, but for those just wishing to admire the cars there will be a small admission charge.
Toddington Railway Station
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Campden House - Open Garden for NGS
2 acres featuring mixed borders of plant and colour interest around house and C17 tithe barn (neither open). Set in fine parkland in hidden valley with lakes and ponds. Woodland garden and walks, vegetable garden.
Campden House, Chipping Campden
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun

More details - Macmillan Cancer Support Information Service in Carterton
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting Carterton, Witney, Abingdon and Bicester with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and offer information.
Morrison’s, Black Bourton Road
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Charlbury Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Three varied gardens in the centre of this large Cotswold village, in the context of traditional stone houses.
Charlbury Gardens, Charlbury
Sun 10 Jun

Ramsden Fête, Companion Dog Show and Craft Fair More details - Ramsden Fête, Companion Dog Show and Craft Fair
The West Oxfordshire fête that everyone loves: a traditional event with a modern twist – fun for everybody. The Food Hall, open from midday, has a wide range of hot and cold foods to suit all tastes. The bar offers Pimms, Prosecco and artisan gins from local suppliers.
Wynter’s Close, High Street, Ramsden
Sat 9 Jun
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More details - Langford Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Langford is a charming small Cotswold village with both the important Grade I listed St Matthew’s Church and a splendid pub where lunch is available. 25 gardens will be open, with a delightful mix from large formal to small cottage gardens.
Langford Gardens, Lechlade
Sun 10 Jun

Lechlade  Collectors Club 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show More details - Lechlade  Collectors Club 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show
Our 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally and Country Show will be held at Rough Grounds Farm, Burford Road, ( A361 ) Lechlade, Glos.
Rough Grounds Farm, Burford Road, ( A361 ) Lechlade, Glos.
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun
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4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show More details - 4th Lechlade Annual Vintage Rally & Country Show
at ROUGH GROUNDS FARM, (A 361) LECHLADE, GLOS GL7 3EU 2nd & 3rd June 2018, commencing at 10.00 am both days.
Rough Grounds Farm, Burford Road, Lechlade Glos.
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun
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More details - Whichford & Ascott Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
This group of gardens reflects a range of several garden types and sizes. The two villages are in an AONB. They nestle within a dramatic landscape of hills, pasture and woodland, which is used to picturesque effect by the garden owners.
Whichford & Ascott Gardens, Shipston-on-Stour
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Open Garden -  Bridewell Gardens
Bridewell is an award-winning charity that provides land-based activities for people with mental health issues. The Walled Garden features a cottage garden, raised beds and a potager for vegetables and flowers, a knot garden, a herb garden and a productive fruit cage.
The Walled Garden, Wilcote, West Oxfordshire
Sun 10 Jun

Things to do in Bourton On The Water