Welcome to Melkshams Whats On guide.

Your guide to whats on, what to do or where to go in Melksham and the surrounding area.  Anything from walks, sports, talks, film, theatre, hobbies, days out, evenings out, coffee mornings and more...

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Highlights of Melkshams Calendar 

Melksham Scarecrow Trail 2015

Melksham In Bloom Competition - Wednesday 1st July
Categories are as follows:
Residential Section: Best Large and Small Front Garden; Best Large and Small Rear Garden; Best Single Tub Container; Best Single Hanging Basket; Best Courtyard Area; Best Water Feature.
Commercial: Best Decorated Site; Best Single Hanging Basket/Planter/Trough (Independent Trader); Best Shop Window Display using Flowers/Plants (artificial or real); Best Single Hanging Basket/Planter/Trough (Hotel/Restaurant/Cafe/Pub)
Schools/Pre Schools: Best Horticultural Display (Vegetable or floral); Best Wildlife Friendly Garden
Residential Retirement Home/Care Home/Shelter Housing or Residential Development for over 55s: Best Decorated Site; Best Hanging Basket/Trough/Planter
Other classes include: Best Street and Best Allotment.
A presentation ceremony for the winners and runners up will take place on Sunday,
13 September at the Assembly Hall as part of the Melksham Gardeners' Society's Flower & Produce Show.


Saturday 18th July 2015 - Melksham Carnival - www.melkshamcarnival.com


Saturday 18th July 2015 - Melksham Party In The Park - King George V Playing Fields 

Melksham Spot the Oddity - www.facebook.com/MelkshamSpotTheOddity 

Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th August Melksham Comiccon - Assembly Hall www.melkshamcomiccon.co.uk

5th - 6th September - Melksham Food & River Festival - King George V Riverside - Melksham Food & Drink Festival this year will be merging with Melksham River Festival 

Sunday 13th September - 7th Flower & Produce Show - Melksham Gardeners Society - Melksham Assembly Hall - RHS Affiliated Society - www.melkshamgardenerssociety.co.uk

5th November - Melksham Firework Display - raising funds for Melksham Christmas Lights  

Melksham Lantern Parade - Market Place walking to the Littlebrook Centre  

Melksham Christmas Lights Switch On - Saturday 5th December - 5pm www.melkshamchristmaslights.com


Carnival Royalty & Bonnie Baby Competition - Melksham Assembly Hall