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Enjoy Staffordshire for Great Days Out & Holidays

For a fantastic short break or family holiday, a visit to Staffordshire offers you some unforgettable experiences, excitement, fun days out and incredible adventures, plus great money-off discounts and special offers from Staffordshire's top attractions, accommodation, restaurants and shops.


A Staffordshire holiday is all this and loads more. Start planning your visit right now!

 
 
Staffordshire Short Break Packages, pictured CBeebies Land at Alton Towers Resort

 

New Family Short Break Package Deals

Picture yourself on a Staffordshire Short Break! Visit Alton Towers Theme Park or Drayton Manor Park, stay overnight in a welcoming hotel or inn and enjoy visits to two more great family attractions as well.

With discounts of up to 64%, book your great value family package today and kick-start your family adventure in Staffordshire!

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The Monkey Forest at the Trentham Estate

 

See & Do - Family Fun

For year-round family adventure at Britain’s best theme parks and top family attractions, choose days out in Staffordshire.

We've Alton Towers Resort, Drayton Manor Theme Park, SnowDome, WaterWorld and the Monkey Forest at the Trentham Estate to mention just a few!

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Get set to celebrate Summer

Summer is a great time to get out and explore Staffordshire!

Discover gorgeous gardens bursting with scent and colour, fabulous festivals and exciting outdoor events, fun-packed family days out and the ancient custom of well dressing.

With world-class attractions, activities and events, there’s something for everyone.

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Stafford's Victoria Park in Summer, click for ideas for Summer Days Out
 
 
 
 

 

Great Outdoors - Countryside

Spend wonderful days out in Staffordshire’s great outdoors; walking, cycling, climbing, horse riding or just escaping modern life.

Choose from the beautiful Peak District National Park, the National Forest, tranquil Cannock Chase and unspoilt South Staffordshire.

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Walking in the Roaches, Staffordshire Peak District
 Packington Moor Farm Cafe

 

Eating Out - Food & Drink

Whether you're looking for a fine dining restaurant, welcoming pub, contemporary brasserie or homely tea room, you'll find great places to eat and drink in Staffordshire.

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Staffordsheer Vitality

Watch our video to get a flavour of what a visit to Staffordshire can offer you. 

Get up close to world-class history and heritage - from the Staffordshire Hoard’s Anglo-Saxon gold, to Stoke-on-Trent’s ceramics. Visit magnificent Lichfield Cathedral, fascinating museums, splendid stately homes and haunted castles.

 

What's On now in Staffordshire

Mothers and Toddlers Club

Stoke-on-Trent

Tue 30 Jun 2015

Our staff will be on hand to guide you through the process of painting your child's feet and placing them onto your plaque for a cherished personalised item to keep or give as a gift.

Two Days, One Night (15)

Leek

Tue 30 Jun 2015

Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses so that she can keep her job.

Emma - Theatre in the Gardens

Theatre in the Gardens - Emma

Stafford

Wed 1 Jul 2015

This summer as you relax with a picnic on a summer’s eve in front of Austen’s classic, ‘Emma’. Be transported back to a time when finding the perfect match was the order of the day.

Fruit and Vegetables

Lichfield Farmers' Market

Lichfield

Thu 2 Jul 2015

Farmers Markets are held every month selling wholesome locally-produced food and other goods, including an excellent choice of hand-made arts and crafts.

Longton Beer Festival

Stoke-on-Trent

Thu 2 - Sat 4 Jul 2015

Join us for the 5th annual Longton Beer Festival with live music and a huge range of beers and ciders to choose from in the Gladstone courtyard.

North Staffs Organ & Keyboard Club - Paul Carman

Newcastle

Thu 2 Jul 2015

Paul Carman in Concert

Sonia Stevenson promoting the Elephant Parade

Baby Elephant Parade

Lichfield

Fri 3 Jul 2015

Follow the trail of Baby Elephants displayed across the city with the Elephant’s auction on the 11 July.

Camper Jam

Camper Jam

Shifnal

Fri 3 - Sun 5 Jul 2015

Camper Jam is the VW Bus Festival to be seen at! The show is chilled out, laid back and has a friendly, relaxed and fun packed vibe.

Afternoon Tea with the Georgian Butler

Friday Twilight-Afternoon Tea with Georgian Butler

Stoke-on-Trent

Fri 3 Jul 2015

Meet Samuel Adams– the Butler in a grand Regency house, who has been ‘in service’ for many years.

Heritage Community Festival

Stoke-on-Trent

Fri 3 - Sun 5 Jul 2015

Kate Rusby

Swadlincote

Fri 3 Jul 2015

The defining voice of contemporary English Folk music, Kate Rusby's exquisite interpretations of traditional songs and finely wrought self-penned tunes have won her an audience that reaches beyond the genre.

Showaddywaddy

Showaddywaddy

Stoke-on-Trent

Fri 3 Jul 2015

After celebrating their 40th Anniversary, Showaddywaddy comes to The Victoria Hall this July!

Cars in the Park

Lichfield

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Large classic car event with new car and arena displays, stalls and food.

Decorating Club

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 4 Jul 2015

From January we’re running a very special Decorating Club, designed for 6-11 year olds and held every Saturday in our Decorating Studio.

Global Groove

Newcastle

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Performances from local talented dancers. PLUS Street entertainment, artisan market & fairground rides for kids

Night at the Museum

Lichfield

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Visit Lichfield Museum after hours. Mingle through the exhibition, be entertained by the interpreters, enjoy signature cocktails and leave more aware of our city's exciting history!.

Farmers' Market

Rode Hall Farmers' Market

Congleton

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Our selection of the best regional and local produce of 60 stallholders from Cheshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire and Lancashire. While you shop children are entertained by a montly craft activity and live music.

Ska & The Jam Tribute by The Rude Boys

Ska & The Jam Tribute by The Rude Boys

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Make a Hot Summer Saturday Date with live music from local band The Rude Boys at Trentham this year Bringing some 'Madness' to the gardens, this local band present a 'Specials' evening of two tone and a tribute to The Jam.

Stoke on Trent Whisky Festival

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 4 Jul 2015

The first annual whisky festival is to be held in The Jubilee Hall part of Stoke Town Hall, a stunning grade II listed Victorian building dating back to 1834; allowing you to enjoy the beauty of the venue as you sample the fantastic range.

Enjoy the tastes of Stone Farmers Market

Stone Farmers' Market

Stone

Sat 4 Jul 2015

We are proud of the fact that our wonderful town of Stone hosts the most successful Farmers' Market in Staffordshire. We look forward to seeing you in town on the first Saturday of the month - but get there early to avoid disappointment!

The Wind in the Willows

Wolverhampton

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Join Raty, Mole, Toad and Badger on their adventures as they go beyond the Wild Wood to discover the wild world. A family production for all ages from Folksy Theatre.

Make enriched food for the big cats!

Zoo Club

Tamworth

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Drayton Manor's new Zoo Club opens for business on 30th May! Prepare meals for the reptiles and monkeys, muck out the reindeer and kangaroo enclosures, and get hands on with the snakes and lizards!

Bee Keeping for Newcomers

Market Drayton

Sun 5 Jul 2015

This guide through the Bee Keeping year will help you to get started in Bee Keeping and introduce you to the tools of the trade. Learn about symbiotic plants of particular importance to Bee Keepers.

Archery at Stafford Castle

Have a Go Archery

Stafford

Sun 5 Jul 2015

Learn the ancient skills of the bowman. No booking necessary.

Find an event in Staffordshire

 

Staffordshire welcomes IRONMAN - June 14th

 
IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire logo
Click to buy Thrill Hopper tickets through our online E-shop.
 

Book your stay now ...

Quality assessed hotel, B&B or cottage.

Broomyshaw Country Cottages

VisitEngland  Self-catering £195-£750 pupw sleeps 4-8, Leek, 01538 308298

 
 
Keepers Cottage

VisitEngland 4 Star Self-catering £300-£540 pupw sleeps 4, Uttoxeter, 01889 590415

 
 
Manor House Farm

VisitEngland 4 Star Farmhouse £34-£36 pppnb, Uttoxeter, 01889 590415

 
 
Foxtwood Cottages

VisitEngland 5 Star Self-catering £390-£10000 pupw sleeps 2-9, Alton Towers area, 01538 266160

 
 
Orgreave Lodge

VisitEngland 4 Star Self-catering £440-£790 pupw sleeps 5, Burton Upon Trent, 01283 791555

 
 
Windy Arbour

VisitEngland  Self-catering £425-£650 pupw sleeps 2-6, Alton Towers area, 01889 591013

 
 
Colton House

VisitEngland 5 Star Guest House £47-£107 pppnb, Rugeley, 01889 578580

 
 
Three Horseshoes Inn & Country Hotel

VisitEngland 3 Star Hotel £72-£180 prpnb, Leek, 01538 300296

 
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