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Stratford's Gin & Rum Festival

Photo courtesy of Festival organisers.

Shakespeare Distillery and Billesley Manor Hotel will again co-host the popular ‘Stratford Gin & Rum Festival’ on Sunday 14 July from 12noon – 5pm.

Not only will Shakespeare Distillery be adding their Rum products for guests to sample, but the festival will also feature several new Gin & Rum Distilleries.

Held in the stunning 100-year-old Topiary Garden of Billesley Manor, you are invited to enjoy a day filled with laughter, relaxation and plenty of boozy delights! Guests can enjoy a variety of craft gins and rums, along with locally sourced food and live music.

The perfect chilled Sunday. Photo courtesy of festival organisers.

Take your own picnic blanket, chairs, and parasols to sit around the gardens. Guests will also be able to purchase their favourite tipple to take home from each distillery stand.

Peter Monks, Director at Shakespeare Distillery said, “We always look forward to hosting our popular Gin & Rum Festival with Billesley Manor. With a variety of artisan, handcrafted gins and rums to sample, delicious cocktails, and slushies, this perfect chilled Sunday is guaranteed not to disappoint!”

Jack Rose & Peter Monks of the Shakespeare Distillery. Photo courtesy of Festival organisers.

Laura Cherrington, Director of Sales & Marketing at Billesley Manor Hotel said, “The festival is one of our key summer events and a great excuse to get together with friends and family.  If you love craft gin and rum, beautiful gardens, live music and hopefully plenty of sunshine, this is a must summer event for you!”

So whether you're a gin connoisseur or a rum enthusiast, this event promises to be an unforgettable afternoon. With a wonderful range of craft distilleries, local food, and live music to keep your spirits soaring all day long!

Try a variety of artisan, handcrafted gins and rums. Photo courtesy of festival organisers.

Why not treat yourself even further and stay the night at Billesley Manor? Call the hotel directly to book on 01789 279955.

For more information and to book tickets please visit For more information about Billesley Manor please visit




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