St David's Day 2018: Where to celebrate across Shropshire and the Midlands

By Rebecca Stanley | Entertainment | Published:

Bright green leeks, yellow daffodils and red dragons are set to be seen across the streets of Wales for St David's Day.

St David's Day

The annual event, that takes place on March 1, celebrates the Welsh patron saint with a variety of events across Wales, and further afield.

Looking for somewhere to celebrate St David's Day in Mid-Wales, Shropshire and the Midlands? Take a look at our top picks below:

March 1 - St David's Day Special - Brewhouse and Kitchen, Lichfield

Lichfield's Brewhouse and Kitchen are set to his a St David's Day special.

The eatery sells a range of different hot and cold food, as well as beer and brewery masterclasses.

The event takes place from 12pm until 11pm.

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March 1 - St David's Day Pub Quiz - The Wheatsheaf Hotel, Wolverhampton


The Wheatsheaf Hotel is set to host a very special pub quiz on March 1.

The child-friendly quiz will cover all things St David's Day, and will take place from 8pm until 11pm.

This event is free to attend.

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March 1 - St David's Day Supper - Lion and Pheasant Hotel, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury's Lion and Pheasant Hotel are gearing up to host their very own St David's Day Supper.

The supper boasts a range of special Welsh dishes - such as leek and potato soup, welsh rarebit, lamb shoulder, and nain's rice pudding.

Tickets to the event cost £30pp.

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March 1 - St David's Day Celebration - Hagley Place Care Home, Ludlow

In celebration of St David's Day, Hagley Place Care Home has a day full of entertainment in place.

Vocalist Rachel Hyde will be performing live music from various Welsh stars, such as Tom Jones.

A wide range of traditional Welsh snacks will be on offer also.

The event will take place from 2.30pm.

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March 1 - St David's Day - Eagles Meadow Shopping Centre - Wrexham

St David's Day celebrations will be in full swing at Wrexham's Eagles Meadow Shopping Centre.

The centre's Boots store will also be hosting a 'guess how many sweets are in the jar' raffle, children's colouring competition, and Double Points on any spend for one day only.

You can also look out for the daffodil cart on the day, that will be giving out complimentary blooms.

All events in store will be in aid of Children in Need.

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March 1 - St David's Day offers - Clover Spa and Hotel - Birmingham

Does your name begin with a ‘D’? Then you're in luck.

Birmingham's Clover Spa and Hotel are giving anyone whose name starts with a 'D', £10 off entry to any Spa day on St David’s Day.

This event begins from 10am.

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March 1 - St David's Day - The Monty Club, Newtown, Powys

Celebrate St David's Day with live music, dance and heaps of fun at The Monty Club.

From 11am until 1pm, revellers can enjoy music from Glanhafren and Bear Lanes.

at 1pm there will be a parade, followed by entertainment until 5pm.

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March 2 - St David's Day Dinner - Bridgnorth RFC

Enjoy an evening of food and live entertainment with Bridgnorth RFC.

The Bridge Street venue will fill attendees with a three course meal and cheese board, followed by live entertainment and traditional welsh music.

Tickets to this event cost £15.

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March 3 to 4 - St David's Day - The National Trust, Erddig, Wrexham

There will be daffodils and leeks aplenty at Erddig, just in time to celebrate St David's Day.

You will be able to learn Welsh during language lessons, as well as take part in craft and activity sessions across the weekend.

For more information, click here

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Rebecca Stanley

By Rebecca Stanley

Entertainment journalist for Express & Star and Shropshire Star. Contact me:


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