Calendar of Town Events

Winter Talks: Illustrated talks on local and historical themes - January to April, in The Priory.  For more information tel 01920 460316.

Real Ale Festival, held in Ware Arts Centre (a former malting) during a weekend in the Spring.

Easter Events: usually held in the Priory and Gardens on Easter Saturday. For more information tel 01920 460316.

Guided Walks: the Ware Town Guides take parties around the town on Saturday and Sunday afternoons in the Spring and Summer, starting at the Museum - or by appointment (01920 460316)

Historic Pub Walks: held monthly during the summer and organised by the Ware Town Centre Partnership.

Band Concerts: In the Priory Gardens on Late May and August Bank Holiday Mondays and Sunday afternoons in the Summer.  

Ware Festival: held during the four weeks of July - beginning on the first Saturday with a Carnival procession through the town and a fete in the Priory Gardens.

Rock in the Priory: the fourth Sunday of July, an all-day Rock Festival on the Priory Island.

Music and Motors a classic car meet with music from local entertainers in Tudor Square.

Heritage Open Days: Many historic buildings open to the public as Ware's contribution to this national event, held on the second weekend of September.

Fireworks: a Sunday evening fireworks display in November, organised by the Rotary Club of Ware.

Ghost Walks: held monthly from November to March and organised by the Ware Town Centre Partnership.

Ware & District Photographic Society Annual Exhibition: held on the third weekend in November

Dickensian Evening: Ware's main winter celebration on the first Friday of December, when the town centre roads are closed and thousands of people enjoy the bands, fairground amusement, charity stalls, craft fairs and late-night shopping - organised by the Ware Town Centre Partnership.

Further information see Ware Online.

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