What's on in Salisbury this Bank Holiday

If you’re looking for something to do this bank holiday weekend, Salisbury has got you covered.

We have created a list of the events and activities taking place in Salisbury city centre to make sure you have a great bank holiday weekend! Why not see how many you can squeeze in to one weekend?


Friday 23rd August 2019

Salisbury Live Summer Bash: If you love live music, this FREE event is perfect. Head straight from work and get the weekend started, with the event running from 17:00 until 22:30.

We’re promised a stellar line up, with the unmistakable sound of All Floyd, a top Pink Floyd tribute act, headlining!

There will be an array of food and drink stalls on the Market Square, including Indies members Charter 1227 with their ‘Fat Gringo’ Tex Mex menu.

Organisers say expect a big stage, big sound and a stellar line up!

Nuggs 1268 and The Tasty Tapas Spanish Tapas & Wine evening: Nuggs 1268 and The Tasty Tapas are teaming up to bring you a relaxing evening of fine wine and food on Friday. Arrive at 19:00 to start at 19:30.

Tickets are £35 per head (includes food and wine) and can be booked by calling 01722 417600.

The Secret Spitfires at The Chapel Nightclub: They built thousands of Spitfires hidden in sheds, garages, bus depots and a hotel but nobody ever knew. This is a true story of ordinary people doing extraordinary things.

As part of the Salisbury History Festival, the film ‘The Secret Spitfires’ will be shown at The Chapel Nightclub on Friday 23rd August at 19:00. Click here to book.


Saturday 24th August 2019

Salisbury Teenage Market: Head to The Guildhall Square to see the young people of Salisbury display and sell their products and services. Paintings, clothes, jewellery, photos, food and more! The market starts at 10:00 until 15:00.

As well as an eclectic retail offer, Salisbury's Teenage Market will host a range of live performance, giving young performers the opportunity to showcase their unique talents. With dancers and musicians, city centre will come alive with a vibrant atmosphere. 

Salisbury Charter Market: The Charter Market sells a range of local products and produce. Freshly ground coffee, fresh bread, hot donuts , flowers, fruit, veg and much more. Starting at 9:00 until 16:00. 

Wind in the Willows comes to The Rifles Berkshire & Wiltshire Museum: Join Mole, Ratty and Badger on their mad-cap adventures in Quantum Theatre’s charming new adaptation of the Kenneth Grahame family favourite.

The performance starts at 16:30. Children’s tickets are just £8. Click here to book tickets. 

Deacons’ England Vs Ireland rugby warm up match: Deacons will be screening the England Vs Ireland World Cup warm up game. Kick-off is at 15:00. The count down to the Rugby World Cup is on!

Pop up night with The Tasty Tapas: The Tasty Tapas are hosting another pop-up restaurant at Henderson’s Artisan Bakery & Café on Saturday from 18:45. Click here to book.

VK Electric night at The Chapel Night Club: The Chapel Nightclub and VK come together to give you the wildest night of the summer! Featuring giant inflatables, drink deals, merch, branded décor, huge club production and prizes.

The event starts from Saturday 22:30 until Sunday 03:00. Click here for more info. 


Sunday 25th August 2019

Frukost My’s (all day breakfast) at Swedish Den: Swedish Den are offering traditional Swedish breakfast all day on Sunday. They are open from 10:00 and are located on Catherine street.

Knife skills workshop and Sushi school at Dinghams: If you're looking to improve your skills in the kitchen, Dinghams are hosting 2 classes this Sunday. Click here to book.

Knife Skills starts from 11:00 until 12:30. Sushi School starts from 14:00 until 15:30.

The Chapel Night Club final bank holiday: One last Sunday blow out on the last bank holiday of the year! Doors open at 11:30 with FREE ENTRY all night long. Click here for more info.


Monday 25th August 2019

Meatball Monday at Swedish Den: Grab yourself a delicious traditional Swedish meatball meal. 5 meatballs, mash, peas, creamy gravy and lingonberry jam for just £5, or go large with 8 meatballs for just £7.50! Happy Meatball Monday! Lunch starts from 12:00.