Lichfield Cathedral is inviting visitors to get into the Christmas spirit with the return of its annual ‘A Cathedral Illuminated’ show featuring spectacular visuals projected across the building.
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Local charities and businesses can now secure their place in this year’s Christmas Tree Festival at Lichfield Cathedral, which will run from 1 December – 6 January 2019!
The Festive Season gets under way in Lichfield on Sunday, 25 November. There will be a special market from 11am around the City centre selling food and gifts, events at the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum and children’s rides.
Join the National Memorial Arboretum as the sun begins to set for the annual Twilight Trek. This atmospheric event offers the opportunity for visitors to experience and explore the Arboretum at twilight.
Visit the National Memorial Arboretum to enjoy a spectacular evening of summer entertainment.
As the sun begins to set over the Arboretum grounds, the live band will regale the audience with a rousing performance featuring a repertoire of traditional proms favourites.
The evening will end with a firework finale.
Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy; the Restaurant will also be open during the evening, where a selection of delicious drinks and snacks will be available to purchase.
A cinematic event not to be missed! Visit the National Memorial Arboretum on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 July for special evening showings of two fantastic films; the 1990 classic Pretty Woman and the 2017 Academy Award nominated, Darkest Hour.
This event is part of 'Ironbridge Lates'
This is their first ever outdoor cinema screening so they've plumped for a classic - Grease!
The 1970's classic will be shown on a huge inflatable screen on the Green at Blists Hill Victorian Town.
The Ledbury Poetry Festival takes place over ten days each July (29th June – 8th July in 2018). They are the biggest and best poetry festival in the UK, featuring poets from all over the world. If you think you know what poetry is, come along and they'll surprise you.
Since 2002, Warwickshire Open Studios has been helping visual artists and designer makers across the Warwickshire and Coventry area connect with art-lovers who enjoy, buy, commission and participate in their work.
Dippy the Diplodocus from the Natural History Museum is coming to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG) and they have exclusive Drink and Dine with Dippy packages available.