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Cathedral Jubilee event
Celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee at Lichfield Cathedral

Lichfield Cathedral has a packed programme for the extended bank holiday weekend where the community can celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Starting off the celebrations over the bank holiday will be a special event to light the Platinum…

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Lichfield Cathedral at Night
Cathedral at Night at Lichfield Cathedral

Cathedrals at Night: new nationwide campaign invites visitors to see historic and sacred space of Lichfield Cathedral in a new light. Lichfield Cathedral will open after hours to welcome in visitors for free, part of the first coordinated…

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The perfect short break
The perfect short break

From planning to fill the summer holidays to thinking about how to spend all the weekends in between, there’s never been a better time to book a UK short break. There’s so much to explore in England, with a wealth of heritage, outdoor space, shops…

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What a Wonderful World by The Highly Strung Quartet
What a Wonderful World by The Highly Strung Quartet

This family friendly Sunday morning concert will be packed full of feel-good, fun music. Alongside classical favourites, Vivaldi 4 Seasons, Swan Lake and Clair de Lune there’ll be music from Disney musicals, Teddy Bears Picnic and Somewhere over the…

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Let Me In: Under the Earth Presents
Let Me In: Under the Earth Presents

Let Me In: Under the Earth presents LMI Introducing – a ‘pay what you can’ event showcasing rising musical talent in the Midlands and beyond, exploring a beautiful range of original music and unique covers. Sit back, grab a drink and relax as Let Me…

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Ain’t Misbehavin with 52 Skidoo
Ain’t Misbehavin with 52 Skidoo

Join The Hub at St Mary's in the forgotten era of the Speakeasy, Prohibition Tin Pan Alley, New York Rent Parties, Harlem Stride Piano and Hot Jazz as 52 Skidoo turn back the clock to play a dazzling set of 20’s and 30’s American music. An…

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Cathedral Library Tours
Discover the History of Lichfield Cathedral

Discover one of Lichfield Cathedral’s best kept secrets. Tucked away 35 steps up a spiral staircase above the unique two storey Chapter House is a world straight out of a Harry Potter novel. Housed there is a magnificent collection of early printed…

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Little Mix
#GARRICKCINEMA TO LIVESTREAM LITTLE MIX’S FINAL SHOW (FOR NOW...)

Global pop superstars, Little Mix, will broadcast the final concert of their huge Confetti Tour, from London's O2 on Saturday 14th May 2022.  Late last year, they announced they would be taking a break from the band to focus on solo projects, and…

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Gaia
Gaia

Gaia is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. Measuring seven metres in diameter, Gaia features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s surface*. The artwork provides the opportunity to see our planet on this scale, floating in three-…

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Brand new touring stage production of Helen Forrester's 'Twopence to Cross the Mersey' comes to Lichfield
Brand new touring stage production of Helen Forrester's 'Twopence to Cross the Mersey' comes to Lichfield

The full cast for the first major UK national tour of Helen Forrester’s Twopence To Cross The Mersey has been announced. Twopence To Cross The Mersey UK Premiere Tour 2022 opens this September in Wirral, a place which features heavily in Helen’s…

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Stephen Bailey Sophisticated
The Alter Comedy Club

Lichfield’s finest establishment for Stand-Up Comedy, is back with The Alter Comedy Club. Priding itself on relaxed vibes, reserved seats and the UK’s finest award-winning acts, the Hub has got another fabulous line up of comedians for you. Shelf…

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Stephen Fry
Lichfield Festival's Children's Story Writing Winner To Be Recorded By Stephen Fry

Actor performed in very first Lichfield Festival 40 years ago The actor, broadcaster and writer Stephen Fry is to record the winning entry in a children’s story writing competition, launched by Lichfield Festival as part of its 40th anniversary…

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Climb at Lichfield Cathedral
Climb at Lichfield Cathedral

Step out of your comfort zone, conquer your fears and explore your sense of adventure. This Spring there are two unique opportunities to experience climbing in a completely different setting – outside and inside the beautiful spaces of Lichfield…

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Families can explore the Queen’s Baton Relay at the National Memorial Arboretum this Easter 
Families can explore the Queen’s Baton Relay at the National Memorial Arboretum this Easter 

Families can enjoy a full day out at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire this Easter holiday, with a new Queen’s Baton Relay sticker trail, complementing the play areas, ever-popular Stick Man outdoor trail and free indoor exhibitions…

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Step back in time at the National Memorial Arboretum’s Vintage Fair and Tea Dance this May Bank Holiday 
Step back in time at the National Memorial Arboretum’s Vintage Fair and Tea Dance this May Bank Holiday 

Visitors to the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire can step back in time this May Bank Holiday with toe-tapping live music, tasty treats and a vintage market at the annual Vintage Fair Weekend from Saturday 30 April to Monday 2 May. This…

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Get ready for a jam-packed summer season of music, comedy, drama & family fun
Get ready for a jam-packed summer season of music, comedy, drama & family fun

The Lichfield Garrick Theatre’s brand new summer/autumn season is here! On sale from Friday 8th April, the local arts venue is delighted to be adding over 25 shows to their exciting summer programme. Kicking off the season is the legendary Jasper…

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Ukraine Fundraising Concert at Lichfield Garrick
Ukraine Fundraising Concert at Lichfield Garrick

The Lichfield Garrick is delighted to be hosting a family friendly variety show, with all proceeds to be donated to the Disasters Emergency Committee Ukraine Humanity Appeal, and Lichfield City of Sanctuary. The event will be compèred by the…

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Lichfield’s Historic Prison will be opening once again
Lichfield’s Historic Prison will be opening once again

On Saturday 2nd April, Lichfield’s historic Guildhall Prison Cells will be opening for visitors. The site, which has housed a prison since 1548, has a fascinating history that spans across centuries. From the 2nd, visitors will be able to explore…

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Easter fun in Lichfield District
Easter fun in Lichfield District

If you’re egg-cited about the Easter holidays, then you’ll love all the fun to be had in Lichfield District. From wild times at Drayton Manor Theme Park and Zoo to family fun in Beacon Park, you’ll find something everyone can enjoy. Don’t forget…

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Fish Pie comes to The Hub
Fish Pie comes to The Hub

Cult comedy cabaret show Fish Pie makes a welcome stop at the port of Lichfield for their latest high seas adventure. Featuring some of the finest alternative acts in Yorkshire this is a box of delights for those who adore character, original…

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