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Things to do in Oswestry and near here on Jubilee Weekend

Oswestry Queen's Jubilee

Visit Oswestry and the Borderlands for Jubilee Weekend

We are getting very excited about all the things happening in Oswestry and the Borderlands to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. 
Keep checking this page to see all the wonderful events.

The seven best things to do in Oswestry and The Borderlands on Jubilee Weekend

Spend a day at the beach in Oswestry.
Come along to a family fun day at the market.
Take afternoon tea with a jazz flavour.
Take a train trip on a vintage train.
Listen to the band in the park!
Take a picnic to a castle.
Take a slow boat to Wales.

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What's on and when Jubilee Weekend

Thursday 2nd June
Jubilee Beach
All day – Free – Festival Square
A right royal week of fun
All week – Park Hall The Countryside Experience
Steam Bricks
All week _ Welshpool & Llanfair Railway

 

Friday 3rd June
Jubilee Beach
All day – Free – Festival Square
Jubilee Market Day
10 am to 2.30 pm – Free – Bailey Head
Royal Afternoon Tea Party
From 2pm – The Wynnstay

Saturday 4th
Jubilee Beach
All day – Free – Festival Square
Guided Tour of Oswestry
11 am from Oswestry TIC
Afternoon Tea Party
12.30 to 16.30 – The Sweeney
Adele Uncut Tribute
From 7pm – Weston

Sunday 4th
Jubilee Beach
All day – Free – Festival Square
Jubilee Picnic at the Castle
12 to 4pm – Free – Whittington Castle
Jubilee Music in the Park
2 to 4pm – Free – Cae Glas Park 
Royal Sunday Lunch
From 12 pm – Weston Pools
Narrowboat Cruise with Fizz
12 to 4pm – Llangollen

Family fun day at the market!  Meet the Alpacas & Owls, enjoy music, Morris dancing & face painting. 

Oswestry Festival Square – sandy beach, deckchairs, buckets and spades. Free event – 2nd to 5th June.

The Wynnstay Hotel hosts a right royal traditional afternoon tea, in their tent on the green. 

Shropshire’s definitive Jubilee Garden Party at the Sweeney! Afternoon tea and entertainment.

Bring a picnic to Whittington Castle and enjoy live music, sing along & games in the grounds.

 

Take a narrowboat ride with afternoon tea and fizz from Llangollen Wharf along the Llangollen Canal taking in all the beautiful scenery.

Porth y Waen Silver Band plays for you from 2 to 4pm in Cae Glass Park. Bring a picnic and relax.

Adele Tribute, Visit Oswestry

Weston Pools hosts a weekend of events starting with Adele Uncut, fireworks and prosecco.

Park hall Royal fun week

At May Half Term come along for a week of ‘Right Royal’ fun. 
Help to find the royal corgi who has run off with the crown. 
Get creative with crown making crafts.
Watch the ‘Right Royal Race’.
And not least -All the fun of the farm included

Henstone Distillery Oswestry

Henstone Distillery are releasing special Platinum Jubilee batches of their spirits to mark the Queen’s Jubilee. Limited to 70 individually numbered bottles, The London Dry gin is available now 
£5 from every bottle goes to The Movement Centre at Oswestry Orthopaedic Hospital.

WLLR steam bricks

From 28 May to 4th June, visit Welshpool and Llanfair railway for an exhibition of ‘Steam bricks’. See models of famous trains all made from mini bricks, then take a trip through the Mid Wales countryside.

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