5 things to do in the Cotswolds this weekend

PUBLISHED: 16:26 27 October 2020

There will be a ghost hunt at Oxford Castle this weekend (photo: Jamie_Corsby, Getty Images)

There will be a ghost hunt at Oxford Castle this weekend (photo: Jamie_Corsby, Getty Images)


The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend it, we have pick some of the best events and things to do in the Cotswolds

Regency walking tours Cheltenham (Sat 31 Oct)

Starting from The Wilson, Cheltenham

Explore the history of the beautiful regency town with this walking tour. Find out about the rich and eccentric characters who would come to Cheltenham for its healing waters.

Sunday Market (Sun 1 Nov)

The Plough, Prestbury, Cheltenham. 11am-3pm

There will be lots of local sellers at the Plough’s Sunday Market this weekend. Expect artisan gifts to buy and get some early Christmas shopping done.

Pumpkins in the Park (Sun 1 Nov)

The Museum in the Park, Stroud

Kids will love carving their own pumpkins at the Museum in the Park in Stroud. Carve yours and then drop them off in the courtyard before the grand pumpkin reveal.

Autumn half term magic at Painswick Rococo Gardens (all weekend)

Painswick Rococo Gardens. 10am-4pm

Visit the beautiful Painswick Rococo Gardens this October half term for its autumn magic event. Find a golden apple and you can win a year’s annual membership!

Explore the spooky side of Oxford Castle (all weekend)

Oxford Castle

Being such an old and historical place, it’s not surprising that Oxford Castle has some spooky tales to tell. Visit the castle for a ghost hunt this weekend, a perfect Halloween activity.


We update 5 things to do in the Cotswolds at the weekend every week. If you are in need of inspiration, bookmark this page for events, and please get in touch - on social media or email samuel.mathewson@archant.co.uk - if you have future events that you would like us to include.

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