Festival

Top Christmas concerts
Hark! The festive concert season is upon us. Soak up some seasonal magic at these carol services hosted in some seriously cool venues, from grand abbeys and cathedrals to museums and even the great outdoors. more >
5th December 2018
Plymouth’s annual light festival returns
The city’s Illuminate festival opens on 22 November, promising immersive experiences, live performances and workshops, showcasing the finest artists in the field more >
20th November 2018
Bangin’ bonfire nights
See the most spectacular firework displays across the GWR network. From whizzing Catherine wheels to popping sparklers, grab your cosiest clothes and head outdoors for Guy Fawkes. Here’s our guide to some of the best bonfire night gatherings. more >
1st November 2018
The best film festivals on the GWR network
Film festivals are a great way to catch the latest releases, both mainstream and obscure. So, if you want to be the first to see the newest blockbuster, or you fancy exploring the outer reaches of the industry, here’s our guide to what’s on offer. And make sure you travel by GWR train to ensure you get the best seats in town. more >
28th September 2018
Bristol hosts a three-day festival celebrating craft beer
Knock back the bevvies at this year’s Bristol Craft Beer Festival, taking place at Lloyd’s Amphitheatre on Bristol Harbourside. This three-day celebration of everyone’s favourite booze is happening on the 14-16 September. Don’t miss out! more >
11th September 2018