Abbeyfest Speciality Beer and Gin Festival Day One

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Abbeyfest looks to combine the electric atmosphere of a beer and gin festival with the comforts of Christmas, all under Shrewsbury Abbey’s iconic roof, and it’s shaping up to be a real festive treat! We’ll be offering a specially selected array of beers and gins from independent brewers and distillers both local and further afield, a selection of food stalls, live music and a few other treats along the way. Abbeyfest is the perfect start to the festive season and is guaranteed to get even the most ardent of Scrooges into the Christmas spirit…  with a little help from some delicious Christmas spirits! The event will be over 18s only and a standard entry option and VIP are available. Standard entry costs £10 (in advance, £12 on door) and will get you access to the event, a drinks token, and event glass and brochure. VIP costs £50 and will give you fast track entry, access to the seated VIP area located in the Abbey’s beautiful Chancel with dedicated waiting staff as well as £10 worth of drinks tokens, a food token, and event glass and brochure. Tables of 6 can be bought for VIP entry, at a discounted rate of £276…simply select ‘6’ in the quantity of VIP tickets…

£10

AbbeyFest Speciality Beer and Gin Festival Day Two

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Abbeyfest looks to combine the electric atmosphere of a beer and gin festival with the comforts of Christmas, all under Shrewsbury Abbey’s iconic roof, and it’s shaping up to be a real festive treat! We’ll be offering a specially selected array of beers and gins from independent brewers and distillers both local and further afield, a selection of food stalls, live music and a few other treats along the way. Abbeyfest is the perfect start to the festive season and is guaranteed to get even the most ardent of Scrooges into the Christmas spirit…  with a little help from some delicious Christmas spirits! The event will be over 18s only and a standard entry option and VIP are available. Standard entry costs £10 (in advance, £12 on door) and will get you access to the event, a drinks token, and event glass and brochure. VIP costs £50 and will give you fast track entry, access to the seated VIP area located in the Abbey’s beautiful Chancel with dedicated waiting staff as well as £10 worth of drinks tokens, a food token, and event glass and brochure. Tables of 6 can be bought for VIP entry, at a discounted rate of £276…simply select ‘6’ in the quantity of VIP tickets…

£10

Henry Tudor House presents Dan Owen

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

On the 1st of December 2021 Dan Owen will be performing at Shrewsbury Abbey Tickets available from Henry Tudor House NOW SOLD OUT

Recital by Shrewsbury 6th form students

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

On December 3rd 2021 at 1 pm students from the college will be performing in the Abbey.  Entrance is free, please come and join us.

Henry Tudor House presents Dan Owen

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

On the 3rd of December 2021 Dan Owen will be performing at Shrewsbury Abbey Tickets available from Henry Tudor House

Shrewsbury Choral Christmas Concert – The Spirit of Christmas

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

With Wynne Evans (the GoCompare Man!), Meole Brace Chamber Orchestra, Shrewsbury Choral, Shrewsbury Abbey Choir and more! Purchase tickets here or from the Abbey office (Monday to Thursday 10am to 12noon)

£20

The Joy of Christmas 2021

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

A Concert with a Brass Band , two choirs and guest speakers reading mainly comic stories. Presented to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support and the Severn Hospice. Purchase tickets here or at the Abbey office (Monday to Thursday 10am to 12noon)

£10

Doorstep Carols

Hi musicians everywhere Here is news of an exciting resource for musicians and music teachers – FREE and designed to encourage community music-making this Christmas. Please share this news as widely as you like. The music and backing tracks for fifteen popular traditional carols are available now for streaming or downloading from https://www.doorstepcarols.co.uk/sheet-music. The Doorstep Carols project 2021 grew out of a lockdown project in 2020, and has been taken up by more than 30 local radio stations in the UK, several cathedral choirs and is endorsed by Sir Tim Rice among others! The music may be used in any combination of voices and instruments – amateur or otherwise – at any time and in any place. A BIG SING on Wednesday, 15th December at 6.00 p.m. is being promoted by BBC Local Radio, who also helped record some of the music with brass band and young and older singers combined. Please also help by passing this email on to any teachers, students, bands, choirs, hospitals, care homes, other organisations, other musicians and indeed just plain people that you think would appreciate the Doorstep Carols project. Please help us to send it viral!!!  From the website you can obtain: Wordsheets for fifteen popular traditional carols Choir parts (SATB)…

Handel’s Messiah – Shropshire Charity Concerts

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Shropshire Charity Concerts (incorporating Shrewsbury School Community Choir) presents the 32nd performance of Handel's Messiah in aid of local charities, held in the stunning setting of Shrewsbury Abbey. Following the loss of the 2020 "Messiah" to Covid, we very much hope to see you at our 32nd annual performance of Handel's "Messiah", to raise funds for local charities,  at Shrewsbury Abbey on 18th December (please note different date from previous performances). Tickets will be available from TicketSource from 6 November, or at the Abbey office (10am-12noon Monday to Thursday)

£15

Family Carol Service

Shrewsbury Abbey 25 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Family Carol concert open to all  Sunday 19th December in the Abbey Church Free Entry