Autumn is the perfect time to visit Lichfield, the green city parks are turning beautiful shades of gold for autumn walks, and there’s plenty of events taking place throughout October and early November.
Lichfield Festival of Folk is currently taking place and ends on 14 October with amazing concerts, free community events, dancing and a procession throughout the city, as well as Lichfield Folk on the farm in the beautiful surroundings of Woodhouse Farm.
A fantastic exhibition, Gaia by Luke Jerram is now showing at Lichfield Cathedral until the 5 November where you can view the seven metres in diameter planet earth, floating and rotating in three dimensions inside the nave of the cathedral.
If you are looking for something a little spooky this Halloween and would like to know more about the gruesome and ghostly goings on in Lichfield, why not join one of Visit Lichfield’s many Halloween and Ghost tours, the full programme can be viewed here.
Or if you fancy some pumpkin picking head on over to Lichfield Maize Maze where there are also some Halloween trails around the maize mazes – a perfect spooky and autumnal outdoor activity for all of the family to enjoy!
Upcoming events at The George Hotel
Ghost Tour and Afternoon Tea
Join a knowledgeable city guide on a family ghost tour of Lichfield City and afterwards enjoy one of our delicious afternoon teas.
Enjoy an evening of murder, mystery and intrigue at our new Murder Mystery Evening. Put your detective skills to the test and work out "whodunnit" this Halloween. The story develops over a three-course dinner and it's up to you to solve the clues and question the suspects.
Enjoy a delicious three course lunch in our stunning Regency ballroom with entertainment from the 1940s vintage vocal harmony duo, The Bluebird Belles. Dubbed 'the best thing since The Andrew Sisters', The Bluebird Belles specialise in the retro sounds of the 1920s right up to the present day.
It’s getting closer to the most wonderful time of the year, and our festive events are selling fast, you can view our full programme of Christmas events and book here.