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Cheltenham Racecourse
Cheltenham GL50 4SH
0844 579 3003 Thursday 28 November
Rob Beckett - Wallop Tour
Rob Beckett is back with a brand new show. It’s been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and he is coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh. Friday 13 December
A Very Hollywood Christmas
Guests can enjoy a disco and live
music from The Lionels plus plenty of entertainment to keep you amused.
Friday 13 & Saturday 14 December
The International
Don your Christmas jumper as they get into the festive spirit.
Cheltenham Town Hall
Imperial Square, Cheltenham GL50 1QA 0844 576 2210 Wednesday 6 November, 7.30pm Harry Redknapp
Harry is genuinely one of the funniest celebrity football storytellers in the country so don’t miss this opportunity to see him live. Sunday 17 November, 8pm
Alexander Armstrong -
All Mouth and Some Trousers Alexander Armstrong embarks on his first ever stand-up tour with All Mouth and Some Trousers.
Wednesday 27 November, 7.30pm
Royal Marines Christmas Spectacular 2019
The world famous Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines offer a military music spectacular with festive music, military marches, and big band hits.
Wednesday 4 December, 2.30pm & 7.15pm Gloucestershire WI - Christmas Concert 2019
GFWI present their Centenary Christmas Concert, featuring soprano Elin Manahan Thomas, members of Cotswold Brass and their very own WI Choir.
Monday 23 December, 1.30pm & 4.30pm The Snowman & Peter & the Wolf The Mozart Symphony Orchestra returns bringing their famous Christmas show from London to Cheltenham for one day only. A real Christmas treat for all the family.
Everyman Theatre
Regent Street, Cheltenham GL50 1HQ 01242 572573 Thursday 21 November - Tuesday 31 December
The Owl and the Pussycat
Enjoy a story of joy, friendship and acceptance - and how life is so much more fun when you share it with the ones you love. Friday 29 November - Sunday 12 January Cinderella - Pantomime
Polish your pumpkins, dust off your gowns and grab your glass slippers to join a host of crazy characters.
Wednesday 4 - Monday 30 December
Under the Greenwood Tree
Join Hammerpuzzle for a new storytelling adaptation of this festive, passionate and song-filled literary classic for Christmas.
Gloucester Cathedral
College Green, Gloucester GL1 2LX 01452 528095 Wednesday 20 November, 7.30pm G4 Christmas 2019
Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic, festive setting with Jonathan, Lewis, Mike and Duncan as they recall the musical experiences of their childhoods.
Sunday 15 December, 6pm
Messiaen La Nativit du Seigneur - Jonathan Hope
Enjoy Jonathan Hope’s annual performance of Messiaen’s kaleidoscopic 9-movement organ cycle for Christmas.
Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway
Toddington, Cheltenham GL54 5DT 01242 621405
Please see their website for selected dates
Santa Specials 2019
From Cheltenham Racecourse Station by steam train all the way to Winchcombe (or the North Pole!) through the long tunnel and visit Santa and his elves in his grotto. The elves will meet you off the train and make sure you have plenty of time to visit Santa. Saturday 14 December, 7pm
Christmas Carols by Steam Train
Get into the true spirit of Christmas with the railway’s annual evening open air Christmas Carols by Steam Train service at Winchcombe station. This is a popular event and regularly sells out so book early.
Pittville Pump Room
East Approach Drive, Cheltenham
GL52 3JE
01242 521621
Sunday 17 November, 7.30pm Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year 2019 Concerto Concert Exciting new teenage talent Bill Ko
Tsz Hin, from Cheltenham, will be performing Walton’s Viola Concerto with Gloucestershire Symphony Orchestra
as part of his prize for winning the 2019 Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year contest.
Friday 6 December
Sue Ryder Winter Ball
Join the Sue Ryder Leckhampton
Court Hospice for a glittering Christmas Winter Ball at the historic Pittville Pump Rooms, and support local palliative and bereavement support.
Tuesday 10 December, 7.30pm
Tapestry of Christmas Music
The ever-popular family Christmas concert by Cheltenham Choral Society returns with a programme of festive favourites, plus audience participation and carols.
Saturday 14 December, 7.30pm
Cara Dillon Christmas Concert 2019
Cara Dillon, possessed of one of the most celebrated folk voices to have come out of Ireland, will be touring her Christmas show, Upon A Winter’s Night, for a third year running this December.
Sherborne Cinema
Sherborne Street, Gloucester GL1 3BY 01452 520560
Please visit their website for film details A Film Treat
At the Sherborne you can see the latest films in their unique art deco cinema, which is fully equipped with up to date digital projection and dolby surround sound to enhance your experience. You will also find a difference in atmosphere with friendly service with a smile and a feeling that you personally are welcome.
Sudeley Castle and Gardens
Winchcombe GL54 5JD
01242 604357
Selected dates in November & December, 4.45pm
Spectacle of Light
Explore the beautiful new illuminated trail around Sudeley Castle’s stunning grounds. Follow Peter Pan and Wendy and discover some of the amazing characters from
J. M. Barrie’s timeless classic. Make a wish and support the brave children at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Taurus Crafts
Lydney Park Estate, Lydney GL15 6BU 01594 844841
30 November & 1, 7, 8, 14 & 15 December, 10am - 5pm
Christmas Markets
The onsite makers and creative businesses will be joined by over 30 independent traders and hundreds of locally-grown fresh cut Christmas trees to create the area’s largest choice of gifts not available on the high street.
The Kings Theatre
Kingsbarton Street, Gloucester GL1 1QX 01452 300130
Saturday 23 November, 7.30pm Rebecca
Star Theatre Company are back with
their production of Daphne du Maurier’s masterpiece, Rebecca, which conjures Cornish romance and theatrical magic. Wednesday 18 - Saturday 21 December Sleeping Beauty - Pantomime
It’s time once more oh yes it is - for the Crown Players latest glittering family panto, full of fun and frolics that’s guaranteed not to send you to sleep.
We take great care in compiling the listings however, we recommend that you contact the venue in advance as events and activities may be subject to change

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