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Visit Stratford-upon-Avon



Thu 22nd August  
Events, what's on and things to do in and around Stratford-upon-Avon

Summer Family Fun

Shakespeare's New Place

Sing-a-long Sundays
7 July & 4 August, 11am 
Join in with a Makaton sing-a-long sessions based on Tudor and modern nursery rhymes and enjoy our Makaton quiz.

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Big Picnic
20 July, 11am - 4 pm
Join us in the gardens to enjoy a day of family fun at our annual Big Picnic celebrations. Enjoy garden games, face painting, magic tricks, outdoor puppet theatre and live music.  For an extra special treat, why not tuck in to our sizzling barbecue delights?  Free entry for CV37 residents (with proof of address).  

Shakespaw's Day
24 August, 11am - 4 pm
Bring your dog, a picnic and join in activities and competitions as we celebration National Dog Day. 
30% off the entry fee* if you bring your dog.
*Excludes family tickets.  

The Visited Orchard
22 July - 1 September
This summer we invite you to follow artist Francesca Millican-Slater's unique hunt around the site, picking up clues that will unlock the stories of visitors from the past and present.  Write your own story on an ornamental apple and hang it on the special tree that will grow with visitor apples through the summer before being 'harvested' in September.  

Mary Arden's Farm

Lammas Day
1 August, 10am-5pm
Join us for storytelling, music and bread-making as we celebrate Lammas, a special date in the Tudor calendar.

Hall’s Croft

Jacobean Storytelling
26, 27, 31 July, 2, 3, 16, 17, 30, 31 August, 12 pm - 4 pm
Relax in our tranquil garden and listen to the stories of the horse with the glass eye, the cat that visited Hall's Croft, the mouse that met Master Hall and much more.


Plus, don't miss our fabulous family trails that bring each of the houses to life with extra puzzles and treasure hunts for children of all ages. 

All events are included in admission, so if you already have a ticket you can come for free!


Date Time
Thursday 22nd August10.00am to 5.00pm
Friday 23rd August10.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday 24th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Sunday 25th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Monday 26th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday 27th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday 28th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Thursday 29th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Friday 30th August10.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday 31st August10.00am to 5.00pm
Sunday 1st September10.00am to 5.00pm
Monday 2nd September10.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday 3rd September10.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday 4th September10.00am to 5.00pm
Thursday 5th September10.00am to 5.00pm

Contact information and location

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Summer Family Fun, Various Locations



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