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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!

 

 
 
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Easter School Holidays

Get out and explore Staffordshire this Easter! You’ll find lots of Easter events and activities to entertain the whole family from Easter egg hunts and trails to hands-on arts and crafts activities.

Banish the school holiday blues with animal antics and farmyard fun, theme park thrills or simply running wild in the great outdoors.

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Nemesis roller coaster at Alton Towers Resort

 

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 and the Monkey Forest at the Trentham Estate to mention just a few!

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Special Offers

Get a free Staffordshire Enjoy Card and start enjoying more of Staffordshire for less!

If you've already got an Enjoy Card, check out the current special offers available. Use it at attractions, accommodation, shops, pubs and restaurants across the county to get discounts and deals.

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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

Plant Hunters Fair 2015

Plant Hunters’ Fair

Leek

Sun 19 Apr 2015

Top specialist nurseries offering a great range of plants at this dramatic 70 acre landscape garden with 4 miles of paths to explore.

Seed Swap

Leek

Sun 19 Apr 2015

The aim is to help to cut gardening costs and avoid seed wastage, while increasing the range of crops that gardeners can grow. Half packets and saved seeds are welcome, as are jars of homemade jam and chutney.

The Owl Experience

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 18 - Sun 19 Apr 2015

The owl experience will be on hand to give you the low-down on conserving these amazing animals and will have live owls for customers to hold!

Traditional Spinning Classes

Stoke-on-Trent

Sun 19 Apr 2015

Enjoy learning the basics of spinning fleece into yarn. Using a Drop Spindle is an inexpensive and fun way to create lovely yarns.

White Peak Aircraft Wrecks

Buxton

Sun 19 Apr 2015

Meet walk leader Austin Knott for a 9-10 mile walk to hear the stories of 5 aircraft crashes in the White Peak. Taking in some of the finest unspoilt moorlands in the south west of the Peak District. Please bring a packed lunch.

Action Station Guided Walk

Leek

Tue 21 Apr 2015

An 8 mile walk, visiting two local nature reserves. From Cheddleton Station to Sharpcliff Hall and back through Coombes Valley RSPB and Rod Wood SWT. Meet at Cheddleton Station Car Park, wear suitable clothing and bring a packed lunch.

Stage Production Staffs presents Hairspray

Stoke-on-Trent

Tue 21 Apr 2015

From the Producers of past Regent Theatre hits, Staffordshire’s Stage Productions are delighted to be bring Hairspray – The Broadway Musical to The Regent Theatre stage for the very first time.

Don't Touch The Walls launch new album

Don't Touch The Walls

Stafford

Thu 23 Apr 2015

Don't Touch The Walls, a contemporary five-piece folk band from the West Midlands, launch their debut album, The Creation of Noah. With support from David Timothy.

Jazz Gourmet Dinner with the Levi French Trio

Lichfield

Fri 24 Apr 2015

Levi French is a formidable pianist and a pillar of the Birmingham jazz scene. His repertoire of original compositions, beautiful ballads and jazz standards will get your feet tapping and your soul soaring.

Yamato Drummers

Stoke-on-Trent

Fri 24 Apr 2015

A high-energy, explosive production, Yamato will leave audiences exhilarated in this visually spectacular and highly entertaining show.

Heaven for motorbike fans!

35th Carole Nash Intern Classic MotorCycle Show

Stafford

Sat 25 Apr 2015

The flagship event of the classic motorcycling calendar, the Carole Nash International Classic MotorCycle Show is well into its fourth decade and is still going strong.

Antiques in the Park

Stafford

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Shugborough are proud to play host to Antiques in the Park™. This major new event organised by Jaguar Fairs will have on offer an enormous variety of antiques & collectables, from exhibitors across the whole UK.

Barn Dance

Burton Upon Trent

Sat 25 Apr 2015

We are pleased to welcome back The Cat's Whiskers Band - after the success of this event in 2014. Everyone is welcome.

Decorating Club

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 25 Apr 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.

Local Produce Sold

Eccleshall Farmers Market

Stafford

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Once a month, under the coaching arch of the Royal Oak, the traders of Eccleshall Farmers’ Market come to town. On the 4th Saturday a range of handcrafted, locally sourced products which have not been mass produced can be purchased.

Orienteering

Biddulph

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Join Potteries Orienteering Club for this fun activity for all ages and abilities, with four courses to try. Please wear outdoor clothing and footwear.

Paddington™ Bear

Leek

Sat 25 - Sun 26 Apr 2015

Paddington will be making personal appearances at regular intervals throughout Saturday and Sunday. There will be lots of fun activities taking place over this special weekend including marmalade sandwich making, crafts, funfair and BBQ.

Plant Hunters Fair

Plant Hunters’ Fair

Stafford

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Specialist plant Fair at this 2 acre walled kitchen garden, features many highly respected specialist nurseries with a great range of perennials, shrubs, trees, rare species and old heritage varieties.

St George's Day

Stafford

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Meet St George England's patron saint. Learn how to 'arm a Knight' and try on arms and armour and period costumes. Children's fun activities including 'drop in' dragon making.

St George at Tamworth Castle

St George's Day

Tamworth

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Celebrate St George's day in Tamworth as the Castle and Grounds are brought to life with Medieval re-enactments. It's a fun-packed day in the grounds, with lots of activities for all ages from pottery making to archery.

Stoke City v Sunderland

Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Stoke City host Sunderland in the Barclays Premier League. Kick off 3.00pm.

The Phoenix Singers

Leek

Sat 25 Apr 2015

The Phoenix Singers, directed by Ashley Thompson, present Joseph Haydn "The Creation" with Phoenix Festival Orchestra and soloists from the Royal Northern College of Music.

Bike4Life Fest

Shifnal

Sun 26 Apr 2015

Bike 4 Life Fest is set to return with over 3000 bikers and enthusiasts expected at the biggest free biking event in the Midlands.

The Charter Suite

Family Fun Sunday Lunch

Sutton Coldfield

Sun 26 Apr 2015

Join us for a delicious Sunday lunch with all the family in the comfortable surroundings of our Charter Suite.

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Quality assessed hotel, B&B or cottage.

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

 
 
Broomyshaw Country Cottages

VisitEngland  Self-catering £90-£9550 pupw sleeps 4-8, Leek, 01538 308298

 
 
Foxtwood Cottages

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

 
 
Windy Arbour

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

 
 
Colton House

VisitEngland 5 Star Guest House £47-£102 pppnb, Rugeley, 01889 578580

 
 
Orgreave Lodge

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

 
 
Three Horseshoes Inn & Country Hotel

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

 

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