There are a wide range of local events happening throughout the year including food festivals in Hereford and Ludlow, several county shows including livestock displays all within reach, and more unusual events such as scare crow festivals and folk festivals.
For a full list of local events please see the following websites
With plenty of attractions right on your doorstep from historic sights to race courses, view our list of Places to Visit.
See our Ideal For Families page for family-friendly attractions in the area.
The surrounding countryside is the perfect place to get outdoors. See our Activities page for a list of local operators.
Explore the gastronomic delights of the local area in our Food & Drinks page.
Fancy a Golf Break? Look no further.
Hay Festival @ Hay-on-Wye
May 23 – Jun 2 all-day
Hay Festival World famous literary festival.
Kington Summer Food & Drink Festival 9:30 am
Bromyard Scarecrow Festival 7:00 pm
Bromyard Scarecrow Festival @ Bromyard
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm
Bromyard Scarecrow Festival Bromyard Scarecrow Festival takes place every June in the unspoilt Herefordshire market town of Bromyard. It includes a scarecrow parade, prizes for best children’s and adults exhibits, scarecrow making events, a scarecrow trail for the public with…
Hellens Garden Festival 2019 10:00 am
Hellens Garden Festival 2019 @ Hellens
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm
Hellens Garden Festival 2019 Hellens Garden Festival is hosted in the gardens and grounds of Hellens Manor. The 2019 theme is ‘Hands on the Soil, Good for the Soul’, with a focus on healing and learning in nature. During the…
Royal Three Counties Show 8:00 am
Royal Three Counties Show @ Malvern
Jun 14 @ 8:00 am – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
Royal Three Counties Show The Heart of England’s premiere celebration of the countryside and rural life. There are hundreds of different activities and shows to keep the whole family entertained, from getting up close to the animals in Fur, Feathers…
Ludlow Fringe Festival
Ludlow Fringe Festival @ Ludlow
Jun 15 – Jun 30 all-day
Ludlow Fringe Festival A vibrant 2-week long arts festival with something for everyone, activities include circus acts, best in show, dancing in the town square, comedy sketches, plays, arts trails and live music.
Tenbury Music Festival 12:00 pm
Tenbury Music Festival @ Tenbury Wells
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 12:00 am
Tenbury Music Festival Popular contemporary music festival with 2 stages offering a full day of live music. The not-for-profit event helps to promote two great causes in the Teenage Cancer Trust, and a local initiative called Grapevine which works with…
Upton Jazz Festival 6:00 pm
Upton Jazz Festival @ Upton-upon-Severn
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm
Upton Jazz Festival A four day celebration of Jazz, Swing and Blues mixed with a dash of the Modern. With 50 concerts over 4 days starting on Thursday evening, the festival delivers a vintage themed Jazz Parade, Jazz Church Service, a…
Bromyard Gala 10:00 am
Bromyard Gala @ Bromyard
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm
Bromyard Gala The annual Bromyard Gala now in its 52nd year remains Herefordshire’s biggest celebration of country pursuits and rural lifestyle. With tractor pulling, steam engines, classic vehicles and show-stopping stunts in the main arena, it’s a great day out…