What’s on this weekend in the Cotswolds

PUBLISHED: 17:04 15 December 2020

What's on this weekend in the Cotswolds (photo: Broadway, AndyRoland, Getty Images)

What's on this weekend in the Cotswolds (photo: Broadway, AndyRoland, Getty Images)


As we come out of lockdown, we’ve gathered some of the best festive things to do this weekend in the Cotswolds

Malvern Winter Glow (until Jan 3 2021)

Three Counties Showground, Malvern, WR13 6NW

There is a mile-long trail of beautiful illuminations at Three Counties Showground in Malvern for Malvern Winter Glow. The enchanting displays are inspired by the local countryside. There will be food and drink vendors offering seasonal treats too. Dates are booking up fast, so book your tickets ASAP.

Adults £16, children (3-16) £11, under 3s free. Must be booked in advance online.

• Pick out your Christmas tree

We’ve gathered some of the best places in the Cotswolds to get your Christmas tree this year. So whether you want a tiny little potted fir or 12-foot fresh cut spruce, there will be lots to choose from.

Read the full article here

Wreath making workshop at Ellenborough Park (Sun Dec 20)

Ellenborough Park, Southam Road, Cheltenham GL52 3NJ

Visit the beautiful Ellenborough Park this weekend for a wreath making masterclass (and festive afternoon tea!), a perfect festive way to spend an afternoon. There will be a glass of mulled wine and the afternoon tea to start before creating your eye-catching wreath.

Tickets are £65 and can be booked online.

• Take a festive day trip to Bath

Even though things might be different this year, the festivities planned in Bath will still get you in the Christmas spirit. From buildings adorned with festive illuminations to pop-up street theatre on Saturday and Sunday, there will be something to do whenever you visit.

Read all about the highlights here

Cheltenham’s drive-in firework display (Sat Dec 19)

Cheltenham Racecourse

Having been postponed due to the lockdown over Bonfire Night, you can drive in to see a spectacular fireworks display in Cheltenham this weekend.


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