Kenilworth Events

Kenilworth Autumn/Winter Events Calendar 2016

Kenilworth Events

There’s lots happening in Kenilworth over Autumn and Winter.

Enjoy the spectacular Round Table Bonfire Gala at Kenilworth Castle in and the popular Christmas Light-switch on events in  the town in November and December.

During 2016 we’ve marked the 750th Anniversary of the Siege of Kenilworth in the town and there’s still more activities and events planned before the year is out.

You can find a full events listing at www.kenilworthweb.co.uk/whats-on, but to help you out we’ve highlighted some of the main events and activities taking place in the town over the coming weeks and months;

MON 24 – FRI 28 OCTOBER, 11am-4pm

Ghosts & Ghouls

Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Gardens

Be scared silly with spooky tales and enjoy getting hands-on with creepy crafts and activities this half-term.
0370 3331181 www.english-heritage.org.uk/kenilworth

THUR 27 – SAT 29 OCTOBER, 6 – 10pm

Halloween Fright Nights

Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan Garden

A terrifying treat just for Halloween.
0370 3331181
www.english-heritage org.uk/kenilworth

SUN 30 OCTOBER , 11am-9pm

Halloween Beer Festival

High Street, Kenilworth

The Famous Virgins and Castle annual Beer Festival with Live Music.

www.virginsandcastle.co.uk

MON 31 OCTOBER, 6pm

Halloween Tours

Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan Garden

Join an eerie evening tour available
on Halloween only!
0370 3331181 www.english-heritage.co.uk/kenilworth

SAT 5 NOVEMBER, GATES OPEN AT 5.30pm, FIREWORKS FROM 7pm

Round Table Kenilworth Bonfire and Fireworks Gala

Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan Garden

Dazzling fireworks display in front of a fantastic backdrop of Kenilworth Castle, all profits raised donated to local good causes.

www.kenilworthroundtable.com

REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICES AND PARADES

Join the annual services and parades commemorating the  achievements and sacrifices that were made in past wars.

Carols at Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Gardens

The magical setting of Kenilworth Castle is the perfect place to get you in the Christmas spirit. www.kenilworthlionsclub.co.uk

MON 26 DECEMBER, 12noon

Kenilworth Lions’ Duck Race

Abbey Fields Kenilworth

Shake off the previous day’s excesses and win cash prizes on Boxing Day at Finham Brook, Abbey Fields. www.kenilworthlionsclub.co.uk

FRI 11 NOVEMBER, 10.30am

Remembrance Day Service
War Memorial, Abbey Hill

SUN 13 NOVEMBER, 10.30am

Remembrance Parade
War Memorial, Abbey Hill

FRI 25 NOVEMBER, 5pm-8pm, LIGHTS SWITCH-ON AT 7pm

Kenilworth Christmas Light Switch-On

Warwick Road

The town centre is the venue for the traditional charity and craft market, a children’s fairground and entertainment on stage. www.warwickdc.gov.uk

FRI 2 DECEMBER, 9am-12noon OR 1pm-4pm

Christmas Wreath Making

Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Gardens

Get ready for the festive season with a Christmas wreath making workshop.
0370 3331181 www.english-heritage org.uk/kenilworth

FRI 2 DECEMBER, 5-8pm, LIGHTS SWITCH-ON AT 6.30pm.

Kenilworth Old Town Christmas Lights Switch-On

High Street

The High Street provides the back-drop for traditional music and entertainment with a medieval twist for the Siege anniversary year. www.warwickdc.gov.uk

SAT 10 & SUN 11 DECEMBER, 10am-4pm

Christmas at Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Gardens

Immerse yourself in all things festive with our weekend of Christmas fun for all the family.

0370 3331181 www.english-heritage.org.uk/kenilworth

SAT 10 DECEMBER

Churches Together Thanksgiving Service

St. Nicholas Church, High St

A service of thanksgiving to mark the end of the 750th anniversary of the Siege commemorations.

SAT 17 DECEMBER, GATES OPEN AT 5.30pm FOR A 6.00pm START

Carols at Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Gardens

The magical setting of Kenilworth Castle is the perfect place to get you in the Christmas spirit. www.kenilworthlionsclub.co.uk

MON 26 DECEMBER, 12noon

Kenilworth Lions’ Duck Race

Abbey Fields

Shake off the previous day’s excesses and win cash prizes on Boxing Day at Finham Brook, Abbey Fields. www.kenilworthlionsclub.co.uk

MON 26 DECEMBER, 10-12NOON

The Mayor’s Boxing Day Morning at Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan Garden

Join the Mayor of Kenilworth for a morning of festive entertainment and
seasonal refreshments.

www.kenilworthtown council.co.uk