Events in Church Stretton

12 events within 5 miles

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Folk at the Farm - Shropshire Folklore, Story and Music Festival

A festival in a day! Celebrate Folklore, stories & music at the wonderful Acton Scott Historic Farm (Famed Victorian Farm BBC TV) nestled within the Shropshire hills landscape. Tranquillity, farm animals, storytelling, folklore, folk music, folk art exhibition, stalls, food, bar, family activity paddock, pop up…

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Church Stretton (2.2 miles)

Sat 20 Jul

£15 Adult (in advance) (£9 OAP (in advance); Children £5 Child (in advance); Family £30 2 adults & up to 3 children (in advance)) / 01694 781306

Apple Pressing Weekend

Bring your own apples to press into juice, buy apple juice to take home with you and sample the apple cake in the tea-room. On each day there will be short slots to use the pressing equipment for a suggested donation of £5. Our team will be on hand to help you create liquid gold. You just need to bring the apples and some…

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Sat 26 Oct

Free / 01694 722631

Cup O' Joe - Live at the Chalet

These Northern Ireland siblings draw influences from bluegrass and folk, as well as from more progressive styles, which can be seen to reflect in their original material. Their mix of original and re-imagined traditional songs sets the ingredients for an energetic and enthusiastic performance.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Wed 3 Jul

£10 Booking essential / 01694 722631

A Day in the Life of a Ranger

Over a bowl of soup find out how our ranger team spend their days looking after the Long Mynd.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Thu 7 Nov

£11 Booking essential, admission applies / 01694 722631

An Evening of Christmas Festivities at Carding Mill Valley

It's the return of our popular seasonal late evening. This year with added Christmas crafts making session for all the family from 4pm. Our shop will be open until 8pm with special seasonal offers for all your Christmas needs and gift memberships available, whilst the tearooms will also be open with mulled wine and mince…

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Tue 10 Dec

Free / 01694 722631

Falconry Weekend

The Long Mynd has a long history of falconry. This free weekend event will bring that history to life as our expert falconer gives you the opportunity to meet some birds and learn about their use on the Mynd.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Sat 5 Oct

Free Admission applies / 01694 722631

Sun 6 Oct

Free Admission applies / 01694 722631

Lecture Lunch

Join Patrick the Area Ranger for an illustrated talk about the important conservation work the Volunteer Rangers carry out all year round through sun wind and snow in managing the beautiful yet looming wilderness of the Long Mynd for all to enjoy. Then enjoy a bowl of soup from our tea-rooms.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Thu 12 Sep

£10 Booking essential / 01694 722631

Meet The Grazers - Walk and Talk

Area ranger Patrick will lead this walk and talk sharing stories of the sheep who graze the Mynd. Meeting in the Batch Valley Patrick will get you up close to our flock of Hebridean sheep to tell their tale of conservation grazing. Free event

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Thu 19 Sep

Free / 01694 722631

Stars in Your Skies - From Galactic to Intergalactic

100 years ago, the Milky Way was the only known galaxy. We now know there are hundreds of billions of galaxies, each with hundreds of billions of stars.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Sat 26 Oct

£11 Booking essential / 01694 722631

Stars in Your Skies - Moon Landing at 50

On July 16th 1969 three astronauts, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins were launched on an historic trip to the moon. After 3 days, they were orbiting the moon and on the fourth, Neil and Buzz landed on the moon with just 30 seconds of fuel spare.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Sat 20 Jul

Free / 01694 722631

Sun 21 Jul

Free / 01694 722631

Mon 22 Jul

Free / 01694 722631

…and 4 more dates until 26 Jul

Stars in Your Skies - The Rise of The Sisters

The Pleiades are depicted in the 3500-year-old Nebra sky disc, the Seven Sisters in Greek mythology, and more recently ‘seven for the seven stars in the sky’ in the children’s counting song.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton (1.0 miles)

Sat 23 Nov

£11 Booking essential / 01694 722631

Understories: Whalebone & Jean Atkin

Whalebone, a Celtic folk ensemble with hints of rock, Americana and Eastern European tradition, are joined by poet Jean Atkin in a musical performance of poems.

Church Stretton Library (0.2 miles)

Fri 12 Jul

Free / 01746 765268

  • 16:00 – 17:00