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See displays of vintage vehicles of every kind including cars, motor bikes, tractors, military vehicles, steam engines, stationary engines, Land Rovers, Commercials and many interesting static exhibits. Each year features a special tractor and in 2018 it will be the Nuffield and Leyland tractors. There is something of interest for all the family including craft and trade stalls, autojumble, fairground rides, go karts, face painting, juggling, shire horses and the well frequented beer tent and refreshment stands. The Auction sale which will take place on the Saturday at 10.30am.
From: 30th June 2018
To: 1st July 2018
The annual Shrewsbury Dragon Boat Festival is again set to be a fun day out by the river. The Shrewsbury Quarry Park and Pengwern Boat Club will attract a large crowd at the annual Shrewsbury Dragon Boat Race and Festival.The Dragon Boat Festival is organised by the Severn Hospice.
From: 7th July 2018
To: 8th July 2018
Families can step inside the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod R.1 XV249 and learn about its intelligence gathering role in the Royal Air Force. Tours will run throughout the day for groups of up to six people, lasting approximately 15 minutes. During the tour visitors will learn about the history of the aircraft, hear about the crews on board and view the sophisticated surveillance equipment up close. Booking is required.
From: 14th July 2018
To: 15th July 2018
A host of 80's pop stars take over the Quarry Park as part of the Let's Rock nationwide concerts. Performers include UB40, Marc Almond, Kim Wilde, Go West, Jason Donovan, From The Jam, Imagination, Five Star, Katrina, Midge Ure, China Crisis, Toyah, Hazell Dean, Fuzzbox, Bow Wow Wow's Annabelle, Brother Beyond, Peter Coyle ex Lotus Eaters and Black Lace's Conga Party! Tickets available from the official website.
Date: 14th July 2018
Come along and visit when Wem hosts one of the largest Sweet Pea Shows in Britain. Blooms of both Victorian and Modern varieties on Display with lots more to do in and around this Friendly Market Town. ONLY Disabled parking at Venue. Under cover with wheelchair access to all areas including refreshments.
Date: 21st July 2018
A tasty line-up of over 90 local producers will be heading to this year’s Cosford Food Festival. Taking place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July, it promises to serve up the very best food and drink the Midland’s has to offer. Festival line-up: • Over 90 local producers of the finest artisan food and drink • Learn from top chefs during our cooking demonstrations • Live music including performances from the Military Wives Choir • Kids cookery classes, face painting, circus skills and a STEM play bus.
From: 21st July 2018
To: 22nd July 2018