Shrewsbury Square Performances

Updated: 2 days ago

We're really excited to be returning to the Square again this year, with a full programme of open air music featuring our regular ensembles alongside workshop groups from this year. On Saturday 25th June the concert will start at 10am with our flagship concert band opening the show!


The full performance schedule is as follows:


10.00 - Shropshire Youth Concert Band

10.30 - Shropshire Youth Training Strings

10.50 - Shropshire Youth Strings

11.10 - Brass Group

11.30 - Shropshire Youth Training Concert Band

11.50 - Ceilidh Band

12.10 - Shropshire Youth Concert Band

12:40 - Guitar & Ukulele Workshop Group


Full information for performers and parents:


Venue: The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LA

  • The roads are restricted in town at weekends, please allow time to park and walk in

  • Suggested car parking: St. Julian’s Friars, or Frankwell Main

  • It is also the Food Festival weekend, so Shrewsbury will be very busy!

  • Arrive 20 minutes before your group are due to perform

  • All performers must be signed in and out by their ensemble leaders

  • The sign-in area will be to the right of the covered part of The Square (near Fat Face)

  • There will be SMS staff to help and guide you

  • Dress code – please arrive in concert uniform appropriate for your ensemble

  • Remember to bring your instrument and any music if appropriate

  • SMS will provide music stands and chairs

  • A supervised area will be available for bags & cases

  • Bring any medication you might need, a drink and sun cream

  • Parents/carers are encouraged to wait, watch, participate and enjoy!

  • Toilets are not available in The Square, however there are plenty of coffee shops etc.