What's On In February
February in Shrewsbury
From celebrating the month of love, to Shrewsbury's most famous son, Charles Darwin, there is plenty to keep you busy during your visit this month!
3rd February - Tanners Wines
Tanners are pleased to greet charismatic Master of Wine and New Zealand expert, Rebecca Gibb. Giving an insight into not only the wines themselves but New Zealand’s wine industry, the landscape and producer profiles. Is there a better way to spend your evening?
4th February - The Square
The Shrewsbury Farmers Market brings the fields of Shropshire to Shrewsbury Square on the first Friday each month. There is a plethora of delicious food & drink to tempt people to try some of the best locally produced food.
7-8th February - Theatre Severn
A showcase of different styles and genres, from contemporary to classical ballet, generated from the dance programmes at Shrewsbury High School. An exciting, creative and entertaining evening for all lovers of dance.
7-13th February - Various Locations
Celebrating Shrewsbury's most famous son, a variety of events are being held around the town. Ranging from guided tours, lectures, videos, a pottery class and even a birthday party in Charles Darwin's former home where he was born and grew up!
14th February - Old Market Hall
In this special screening on Valentine’s Day, the doomed lovers attempt to find their way through the colour and action of Renaissance Verona, where a busy market all too quickly bursts into sword fighting and a family feud leads to tragedy for both the Montagues and the Capulets.
17th February - Theatre Severn
Reginald D Hunter is back with a brand-new show, and there's no time for niceties. Reginald is the voice of his generation – searingly honest, brutally funny and uniquely placed to commentate on the unfolding meltdown of life as we know it. Three-time Perrier Award nominated Reginald has forged a reputation for delivering unadulterated comedy of the highest order.
20th February - Theatre Severn
England’s hat trick hero and World Cup winner Sir Geoff Hurst talks amusingly about his illustrious career as a professional footballer with West Ham and England. His great friend and agent Terry Baker will be asking the questions on stage, and inviting yours from the audience.
22nd February - Theatre Severn
In this inspirational & educational show, Ray will be demonstrating & explaining techniques that will help us improve our senses & highlight the problems nature faces today. It's time to cease being frustrated & act to prevent crimes against nature & the environment.
27th February - Theatre Severn
Encompassing a rare selection of the fiddle’s diverse Highland and island voices, the Blazers pack all the power, passion and sensitivity of Scotland’s traditional music, into a single show.