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Annual Events in 2013/2014

In this section you can find the latest information about events, meetings, exhibitions, concerts and shows happening in and around the district. There's plenty available to keep the whole family entertained!

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January


 

View the What's On Guide for January 2014

February

 

View the What's On Guide for February 2014

  Dance FestivalWyre Forest Dance Festival 2014

Read more about Wyre Forest Dance Festival in 2014

Stourport Civic Hall
Stourport on Severn
Worcestershire
DY13 8UJ

March

 

View the What's On Guide for March 2014

  Wyre Forest Town and Parish QuizQuiz 2014

March 2014 Date to be confirmed.

Find out how they got on at the event on Wednesday 13th March 2013 here

April

 
 

View the What's On Guide for April 2014

 

Easter Egg Hunt at Bewdley Museum
20th April

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

May

 
 

View the What's On Guide for May 2014 (coming soon)

  Discover Bewdley Spring Fayre at Bewdley Museum - 
Sun 4th and Mon 5th May 2014

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

  Youth Makes MusicYouth Makes Music 2014
6th,7th, 8th,13th, 14th May

Kidderminster Town Hall
Vicar Street
Kidderminster
DY10 1DA

Read more about the Youth Makes Music event in 2013

June

 
 

View the What's On guide for June 2014 (coming soon)

 

Summer Activities For Children and Young People 

Brochures and online booking available early June

 

Rock and Roll Party in the Park Rock and Roll Party in the Park 2014


Sunday 1st June 2014, 11am -6pm

Stourport Riverside
Stourport-on-Severn
Worcestershire
DY13 8UJ

More trade stalls wanted, contact Amy Smith Tel:01562 732975

Read more about the Rock and Roll Music event 

  Summer Outdoor ConcertsLive Outdoor music in QEII Gardens
Friday 6th June, 7.30pm- 9pm.


Band to be confirmed.

  Carnival BuntingBewdley Carnival
Saturday 7th June 2014


Leaves Hales Park at 1pm. Parades through town and carnival takes place at Bewdley Leisure Centre, 2pm.

  Carnival BuntingKidderminster Carnival
Saturday 21st June 2014


Brinton Park

For more details contact Colin Hill on 01562 751634

  Flag Flying Ceremony 2014flag flying ceremony
Monday 23rd June 2014 outside Bewdley Museum.
Ceremony begins 10.00am. Flag raised nationally at 10.30am.


The Armed Forces Flag will be raised within Wyre Forest annually in June. This is an annual opportunity for everyone to show their support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community, from currently serving troops to service families and from veterans to cadets.

Contact Amy Smith 01562 732975

July

 
 

View the What's On guide for July 2014 (coming soon)

 

Summer Outdoor ConcertsSummer Outdoor Concerts - held in July and August 2014

Bands in the Park
Sunday afternoons from 20th July through to 24th August,  2.30pm- 4.30pm.
Brinton Park
Sutton Road
Kidderminster
DY11 6QT

Music in the Garden
Sunday afternoons from 3rd to 24th August. Times to be confirmed.
Queen Elizabeth II Gardens
Load Street
Bewdley
DY12 2AE

Down by the Riverside  
Sunday afternoons from 20th July to 3rd August. 2.30pm - 4.30pm   
Stourport Riverside
Stourport-on-Severn
Worcestershire
DY13 8UJ

For more information contact Lousie Gardner on 01562 732980

  Broadwaters Summer Fair 2014

Saturday 12th July.

For more details contact Colin Hill on 01562 751634

 

The Bewdley Cherry Fayre at Bewdley Museum

26th and 27th July 2014

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

August

 
 

View What's On Guide for August 2014 (coming soon)

 

Playday 2014
Wednesday 6th August 11am – 3pm
Brinton Park, Kidderminster


More trade stalls wanted, contact Karen Haynes
Tel:  01562 732978

More on Playday

 

Country & Western Festival
Saturday 16th, 12noon - 8pm and Sunday 17th August 10am -5pm 2014
Stourport Riverside
Stourport-on-Severn
Worcestershire
DY13 8UJ


More Trade stalls wanted, contact Amy Smith, Tel: 01562 732975

Read more about the Country and Western Music Festival

  KAF Logo 2014Kidderminster Arts Festival
9th - 24th August 2014

Go to KAF webpage
  Outdoor Cinema Experience
Saturday 30th August 2014

Mamma Mia 5pm- 10pm film starts at 7pm, at Brinton Park, Kidderminster.

Great family fun, watch and sing along!
Live music and entertainment.

More trade stalls wanted. For more information please contact Amy Smith on: 01562 732975

September

 
 

View What's On Guide for September 2014 (coming soon)

  Carnival BuntingStourport Land and River Carnival 2014
6th September

The Carnival includes a parade with floats, marching bands, an evening river carnival and a host of activities and entertainment for the whole family.
  Heritage Open Days 2014
13-14th September

Discover your heritage in and around Kidderminster, Stourport on Severn and Bewdley.
More information to follow.
October  
 

View What's On Guide for October (coming soon)

 

Discover Bewdley Harvest Fair at Bewdley Museum
Sat 4th and Sunday 5th October

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

 

Woodland Spooky Walks
Thursday 30th October

Habberley Valley Nature Reserve

 

Halloween at Bewdley Museum
31st October

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

November  
 

View What's On Guide for November (coming soon)

  Christmas lights switch on in Wyre Forest Districtxmas tree 2013


Kidderminster Lights Switch On
.
Saturday 15th November 2014.
For further details contact: 01562 732975 or email amy.smith@wyreforestdc.gov.uk

Three Kings Parade Stourport Lights switch On.
Friday 21st November 2014.
For further details contact 01299 826930 or email petesprints@tiscali.co.uk

Bewdley Lights Switch On.
Saturday 29th November. 2013 
For further details contact 01299 404065 or email lymanhughes34@aol.com

Read more about the Christmas lights switch on

  The Three Little Pigs, story telling puppet show presented by Storybox Theatre.
Saturday 22nd November

Kidderminster Town Hall.
 

Craft Fayre at Bewdley Museum
20th and 30th November

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

December  
 

View Festive What's On Guide (coming soon)

 

Pantomime at Bewdley Museum
Saturday 7th December

Find out more about Bewdley Museum

 

Santas Grotto at Bewdley Museum
Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th December

Find out more about Bewdley Museum


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Trade Stands Wanted!

Balloon Seller

We require additional trade stalls at the following events:

  • Play Day, Brinton Park, KIdderminster 6th August 2014
  • Country and Western Festival, Stourport Riverside. Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th August 2014.
  • Rock and Roll Festival, Stourport Riverside. Sunday 1st June 2014.
  • Outdoor Cinema Experience, featuring Mamma Mia at Brinton Park, Kidderminster,Saturday 30th August, 5pm - 10pm, Film at 7pm.

    For more information please contact Amy Smith on: 01562 732975


Entertainers Wanted!

Children watching

We want to hear from you if you can offer:

Musical Entertainment
- contact Amy Smith on 01562 732975
- contact Louise Gardner on 01562 732980
(particularly if it would appeal to a wide range of the community)


About Us

Wyre Forest District Council logo Our aim is:
to make a difference to the quality of life for local people, visitors and tourists to the Wyre Forest district by providing something special and accessible to all.

We work in partnership with groups such as: Town Centre Management Forum groups for Kidderminster,Bewdley and Stourport, Schools, Community Groups, Parish Councils, Local Police, Kidderminster and District Lions.
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