24th May to 3rd June
Hay Festival is the literary highlight of the UK’s cultural calendar, bringing together the greatest writers, thinkers and performers of the moment in a vibrant exchange of ideas and celebration of creative work for all ages.
Hay Festival celebrates great writing from poets and scientists, lyricists and comedians, novelists and environmentalists, and the power of great ideas to transform our way of thinking.
Hereford Food Festival
9th & 10th June
Showcasting the finest food and drink purveyors from Hereford and beyond –
The Hereford Food Festival is back for its second year and is set to be another fabulous weekend for all the family with Food, Fun, Music and More.
Royal Three Counties Show
15th – 17th June
The Heart of England’s premiere celebration of the countryside and rural life – it’s a great summer’s day out. Lots of activities for all the family ensure that there is never a dull moment. The finest showcase of farming, equine, food and the great outdoors comes together at Three Counties Showground, Malvern – Make sure you’re part of it.
Hereford Walking Festival
16 – 24th June
Set the time aside to enjoy nine days of glorious summer walking. Explore some of Herefordshire’s history and heritage …..
Shobdon Food & Flying Festival
30th June & 1st July
Set in beautiful north Herefordshire surroundings at an historic WW2 airfield, the unique event combines the best local gastronomy, a host of aviation attractions, arts and crafts, demonstrations, live music and lots more. It means a visit, the whole family can enjoy. For Fliers: Browse the incredible collection of static aircraft and helicopters and watch dozens of interesting arrivals from around the country throughout the weekend. For Foodies: Sample and buy from over seventy of the very best food and drink producers from Herefordshire and the surrounding counties.