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!
Father's Day is not far away now, and there's plenty on offer in Staffordshire to treat your dad this year.
Enjoy fabulous lunches at some of our best restaurants, sporting challenges to get the heart racing, browse classic vehicles from bygone eras, and watch in awe as pilots perform dazzling displays in the skies!
Watch our latest video to get a flavour of what a Staffordshire Short Break 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.
Summer in Staffordshire is packed with outdoor events and festivals! Take in 'Othello', Stafford Festival Shakespeare's 25th anniversary production, the cultural extravaganza of the Lichfield Festival, and don't miss Ladies Day at Uttoxeter Racecourse
Spend wonderful days out in Staffordshire’s great outdoors; walking, cycling, climbing, horse riding or just escaping modern life.
Sat 18 Jun - Sat 27 Aug 2016
The Staffordshire Moorlands has some extraordinary stories, stories that once upon a time were believed to be true but today are limited to the sphere of myths and legends. This exhibition unveils the stories behind those myths.
Thu 23 Jun - Sat 9 Jul 2016
Celebrating their 25th anniversary with a brand new creative team and brand new play, Othello promises to be Stafford Festival Shakespeare’s boldest production yet. Performed in the open air, with fully covered grandstand seating.
Fri 1 - Sun 3 Jul 2016
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.
Fri 1 - Sat 9 Jul 2016
The Lichfield Festival brings the best national and international artists and performers to the West Midlands each year for a summer celebration of classical music, dance, drama, film, jazz, literature, poetry, visual arts and world music.
Sun 3 Jul 2016
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.
Sat 9 Jul 2016
Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott will perform at Cannock Chase Forest as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live music series where an eclectic mix of acts perform in unique woodland locations around the country each summer.
Sat 9 Jul 2016
Our Stevie Wonder tribute will be serenading 'Isn't She Lovely' to The Divas who will be celebrating female artists such as The Supremes and Aretha Franklin.
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Jul 2016
A wonderful food and drink festival with a traditional British summer party feel. There'll be games and activities for kids, a balloon race, bake-offs, excellent live music. Of course a fantastic array of food and drink from our exhibitors.
Sun 10 Jul 2016
Kaiser Chiefs will perform at Cannock Chase Forest as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live music series where an eclectic mix of acts perform in unique woodland locations around the country each summer.
Sat 16 Jul 2016
It's 'Times Like These' we need to 'Breakout' the air guitars and 'Learn to Fly' with the UK Foo Fighters.
Fri 22 Jul 2016
Jo Whiley will entertain the crowds after racing at the ever popular Ladies Day which attracts both ladies and gents from across the area as they all embark on one of Staffordshire’s biggest social occasions!
Sat 23 Jul 2016
They 'Rule The World' and 'Shine' when they take the stage. 'Could it be Magic?'
Sun 24 Jul 2016
Enjoy a Summer Sunday, we have a fantastic Family Fun Day lined up for you. There’ll be 7 races and plenty of entertainment for the kids in the centre course, plus all under 18's go free!
Sat 30 Jul 2016
'Ain't No Stopping Us Now' at the 'Disco Inferno' - you can just 'Blame it on the Boogie'.
Burton Upon Trent
Sat 6 Aug 2016
Celebrate and enjoy Visit England’s ‘Year of the English Garden’ in 2016 at one of the Arboretum’s ever popular Plant Hunter Fairs.
Sat 13 Aug 2016
'Will You Be There' on what is sure to be a 'Thriller, Thriller Night'? 'Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough'
Sat 20 Aug 2016
Get ready for the ultimate tribute to rock music, with 48 air-punching anthems from the likes of Bon Jovi, Led Zeppelin, Guns n' Roses and plenty more!
Sat 20 - Sun 21 Aug 2016
The nationally acclaimed rock and pop festival runs over two days with over 100 live acts due to appear.
Sat 27 Aug 2016
'Let's Dance' and be a 'Rebel Rebel' at the last Hot Summer Saturday Date of the year where we pay tribute to the legend of David Bowie.
Sat 27 - Sun 28 Aug 2016
Sample some of Staffordshire's finest produce at Lichfield's free, two-day food festival. See demonstrations from top chefs and bakers, take part in our answer to Bake Off, try out the Real Ale Trail and browse more than 100 food stalls.
Sun 28 - Mon 29 Aug 2016
This very popular plant fair boasts top class nurseries including RHS Medal Winners and National Collection Holders offering a tremendous variety of plants.
Sat 3 Sep 2016
Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park is a free annual outdoor concert for the whole family. The event is an opportunity to enjoy a late summer evening of al fresco dining, live classical music and fireworks.
Sun 11 Sep 2016
Weston is an award winning stately home set in 1000 acres of Capability Brown parkland. Plants will be at the heart of the event and we have a brilliant line up of nurseries with something, new, different and unusual for every plant lover.