Welcome to Banburyshire, an area steeped in history and tradition with vibrant communities and situated within beautiful, rolling countryside.
An excellent geographical base from which to explore some the UK’s finest cities, attractions, shops and country houses, Banburyshire overlaps four counties; Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire and Northamptonshire, in the heart of rural England.
Discover thriving market towns, areas of outstanding natural beauty and a more traditional way of life at the edge of the Cotswolds. In amongst the rolling hills and bustling communities there’s many a hidden gem waiting to be discovered.
Banbury ArtFest 2019
9th June – 10.30am-4.30pm
Spiceball Park, Banbury
Artists from all over the Banbury area are brought together in one place to showcase their skills, and show you how they create their work. Browse and buy hundreds of paintings, jewellery, pots, glassware, art supplies and much more.
Cornbury Music Festival 2019
5th – 7th July
Great Tew Park, near Chipping Norton
A one-of-a-kind, lovingly crafted, top notch, very English open air party, tailor-made for the whole family. The Beach Boys will be taking to the Cornbury stage on Sunday July 7th as the closing day headliner!
HanFEST Food, Farming & Folk Festival
13th July – 11am – 5pm
Church Lane, Hanwell
A naturally fun day out for the family in the historic village of Hanwell. Featuring a farmer’s market, live folk music, an arts & craft village, a well-being farm and also animals such as Sandy and Black pigs, sheep, shire horses, hawks and chickens.