What's On - events and festivals in Staffordshire
Need to know what’s on in Staffordshire? Look no further than our 2015 events calendar. Find the dates for key Staffordshire events such as V Festival, the Midlands Grand National, Alton Towers’ Fireworks or the quirky Abbots Bromley Horn Dance.
Staffordshire hosts a year round calendar of events and festivals from walking festivals to music festivals, country shows to the arts, fabulous food festivals, stunning well dressings and marvellous fairs and market days.
Events & Festivals
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Fri 1 - Mon 4 May 2015
Lymelight Festival returns bigger and better. There will be a 2 stages, funfair, artisan stalls, real ale beer tent,, a procession, buskers and a Douglas Macmillan Hospice takeover in Queen's Gardens
Sun 3 - Mon 4 May 2015
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.
Burton Upon Trent
Sun 10 May 2015
Remember and commemorate the 70th anniversary of VE Day at the UK’s year-round centre of Remembrance.
Fri 15 May 2015
Families can get to grips with textile art when a popular council attraction throws open its doors at night during a national festival.
Sat 16 - Thu 28 May 2015
Programme of varied walks to explore this ever changing landscape to suit every taste and ability. Choose from gentle strolls to strenuous rambles and routes to cater for seasoned walkers as well as pushchairs, wheelchairs & family groups.
Fri 22 - Mon 25 May 2015
Over 70 live bands come to town to perform at Newcastle’s 10th Jazz and Blues festival at over 29 venues in town.
Sat 6 Jun 2015
The event will be held in large marquees in Market Square and Greengate Street. In addition there will be cookery demonstrations by local chefs, and a bar, which will be provided by local brewery, Titanic.
Mon 8 - Fri 26 Jun 2015
The second in our series of 2015 exhibitions sees a long-awaited return to Lichfield Cathedral, a wonderful landmark steeped in history and immersed in centuries of architectural beauty.
Sun 14 Jun 2015
RAF Cosford Air Show is one of the country's top aviation events attracting thousands of people of all ages to a day full of excitement and entertainment. As well as the flying display and static aircraft there is a children's fun fair.
Fri 19 - Sun 21 Jun 2015
Model aircraft enthusiasts from all the over the UK and Europe will take to the sky's to demonstrate their awesome flying skills in the Park.
Thu 25 Jun - Sat 11 Jul 2015
The cultural highlight of the summer returns with one of Shakespeare's wittiest comedies. Much Ado About Nothing focuses on two pairs of lovers; Benedick and Beatrice, and Claudio and Hero.
Burton Upon Trent
Sat 27 Jun 2015
With activities for the whole family visit the National Memorial Arboretum to show your support for HM Armed Forces on Armed Forces Day 2015.
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.
Fri 3 - Sun 12 Jul 2015
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.