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August Knights Jousting Tournament

Friday, August 18, 2017 (All day) Jousting Tournament at Blenheim Palace

A Jousting Tournament 19th - 21st August the battle will strike in deadly earnest and the Knights, as in medieval times, will give no quarter!  Families can watch and cheer as points are awarded to the knights who compete in the skills...

Festival of Transport

Sunday, August 27, 2017 (All day) Blenheim Palace Festival of Transport

Festival of Transport has Blenheim Palace for a superb venue for the 11th Blenheim. Including the Classic Car Show on Sunday 28th August, and Classic Cars & Motorcycles, Minis & VW's, Customs, Hot Rods & Americans, Kit...

White Horse Show

Sunday, August 27, 2017 (All day) Uffington Fair and White Horse Show

White Horse Show this year has lots to see and do in 2017. Kids attractions, live music, parachuting and a Vulcan flypast. Vintage cars, falconry and more. Historic Cars (Monday) • Classic Motorbikes (Sunday) • Vintage Tractors • Static...

Wallingford BunkFest

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 10:00 Wallingford BunkFest

Wallingford BunkFest is the biggest gathering of morris dancers on the calendar in Oxfordshire and draws morris and traditional dancers from far and wide. There are scheduled to be over a dozen bands lined up for the main stage in the KineCroft....

Moreton in Marsh Show

Saturday, September 2, 2017 (All day) Moreton in Marsh Show

Moreton in Marsh Show is one of the country’s biggest one-day agricultural shows and has something for everyone to see, do, taste and buy. That’s its appeal and what organisers pride themselves on providing. There are 350 trade stands...

Abingdon Vesper's Dragon Boat Day

Sunday, September 3, 2017 (All day) Abingdon Vesper's Dragon Boat Day

Abingdon Vesper's Dragon Boat Day is a popular, annual charity fund raising event held alongside the Thames at Abingdon. The next event will take place on Sunday 3rd September 2017. Races will start around 10.30am and continue throughout the day...

Wychwood Forest Fair

Sunday, September 3, 2017 (All day) Wychwood Forest Fair

Wychwood Forest Fair is a popular annual event celebrating the diversity and richness of the natural world and the working and leisure activities of local people living within the bounds of the old Royal Hunting Forest of Wychwood. The...

St Giles' Fair

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 10:30 St Giles' Fair in Oxford

Oxford's traditional street fair.. A wide variety of attractions, some large, some small, ranging from a coconut shy to super rides that are similar to those found at amusement parks. The fair dates back to 1625 when it was a parish festival to...

Annual Witney Feast

Monday, September 11, 2017 (All day) Annual Witney Feast

Witney Feast, will be on The Leys Recreation Ground from the 18th September 2017., featuring fairground rides, sideshows, food stalls, music, and sporting events. Live music from The Charley Alan Band and also vinyl DJ. Tickets £4 in advance...

Blenheim Palace Horse Trials

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 (All day) Blenheim Palace Horse Trials

The Blenheim Palace Horse Trials is in its 27th year and is now firmly established in the eventing calender with the world's best riders as well as the thousands of spectators who come each year to watch the event With the magnificent...

Charlbury Street Fair

Saturday, September 16, 2017 (All day) Charlbury Street Fair

Saturday 20th September - Street Fair Day. Stalls, Sideshows, Entertainment, Dancing, Tombola, Grand Draw, Auction, Conga, Music, Fun. Charlbury Street Fair is held on the 3rd Saturday in September and has taken place...

Country Crafts & Skills at Combe

Sunday, September 17, 2017 (All day) Country Crafts & Skills at Combe

Country Crafts & Skills at Combe on a driven by steam day. This site was the workshop for Blenheim Palace Estate and not just a timber mill.  Upstairs in the Mill building was the pattern shop.  Here skilled craftsmen made the...

BHF Blenheim Palace Half Marathon

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:30 BHF Blenheim Palace Half Marathon

There is something for everyone at the BHF Blenheim Palace running festival, get fit and save lives by raising vital funds to beat heart disease. Join in the Blenheim Palace Half Marathon, starting in the Great Court where this magnificent...

Blenheim Palace Literary Festival at Woodstock

Thursday, October 12, 2017 (All day) Blenheim Palace Literary Festival at Woodstock

Woodstock has become the UK's ultimate boutique literary festival - and the first major event of Britain's autumn literary season. The 2017Festival will feature an sequence of talks, debates, dinners and entertainment as part of literature,...

Halloween at Blenheim Palace

Saturday, October 21, 2017 (All day) Halloween at Blenheim Palace

As the autumn season draws in, and our thoughts turn to Halloween tricks and treats, Blenheim Palace offers the perfect family day out this October, with Halloween entertainment. There are plenty of spooky goings-on to enjoy and experience...

Oxford Christmas Market

Thursday, December 7, 2017 (All day) Oxford Christmas Market

The Oxford Christmas Market is a German-style Christmas Market that takes place in the heart of the city on the historic and beautiful Broad Street and includes beautifully decorated wooden stalls offering wonderful Christmas gifts and seasonal...

Oxford Christmas Market

Thursday, December 7, 2017 (All day) Oxford Christmas Market

In the style of a traditional European fair with some Dickensian thrown in for good measure, the sound of choirs singing Christmas carols, market traders offering unusual and handmade gifts, colourful decorations brightening wooden stalls and the...

Chipping Norton Craft & Gift Fair

Saturday, December 16, 2017 (All day) Chipping Norton Craft & Gift Fair

Diverse and interesting variety of stalls in the Guildhall at Chipping Norton. Jewellery, ceramics, toys and books with games and demonstrations.

Peace Train: Cat Stevens Story

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 19:30 Peace Train: Cat Stevens Story
Following a SELL OUT run at the World Famous Sydney Opera House, Peace Train is a night of music and story-telling which will strike a chord deep inside the...

Flashdance

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 19:30 Flashdance

Dance like you’ve never danced before! Flashdance - The Musical tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of 18 year old Alex, a welder by day and...

Milton Jones

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 20:00 Milton Jones

Milton Jones is back on the road with another tour, this time imaginatively entitled On the Road. If you like the stuff he’s done on Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo or in any of...

Hunting of the Snark

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 14:00 Hunting of the Snark

Enter the imaginative world of Lewis Carroll in this brand new, inventive adaptation of the beloved classic poem, The Hunting of the Snark. A musical comedy adventure for the whole family, it features puppetry, lashings of silliness, and an original soundtrack of songs that will delight, excite and entertain. A riotous ragtag band of bold adventurers including the Banker, the Boy...

August Knights Jousting Tournament

Friday, August 18, 2017 (All day) Jousting Tournament at Blenheim Palace

A Jousting Tournament 19th - 21st August the battle will strike in deadly earnest and the Knights, as in medieval times, will give no quarter!  Families can watch and...

Festival of Transport

Sunday, August 27, 2017 (All day) Blenheim Palace Festival of Transport

Festival of Transport has Blenheim Palace for a superb venue for the 11th Blenheim. Including the Classic Car Show on Sunday 28th August, and Classic Cars &...

History of everything

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 19:30 History of everything

Everything you ever wanted to know about everything...ever. Ben Watson performs this silly, surreal and satirical fast-paced comic adventure through history....

Oxford Fun Palace

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 16:30 Oxford Fun Palace

Oxford Fun Palace is part of Fun Palaces 2017 – a free, nationwide festival of arts and science, and a fun and enlightening day for young theatre and science...

Marble Mazes

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00 Marble Mazes

Bring your budding engineers along to try one of Science Oxford’s most popular and addictive challenges of all time! Design and test is the nature of the game as you harness...

Colour Lab

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 11:00 Colour Lab

Join the Science Oxford team for a playful exploration of the science of colour. After investigating how colours mix, looking at both light and paint, your child will be able...

Sherlock Holmes and the Crimson Cobbles

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 19:30 Sherlock Holmes and the Crimson Cobbles

A comedy about a clown who gives in to society and gets a real job. Not knowing who he is anymore, Tweedy gets a job in a...

Three great Sextets

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 15:00 Three great Sextets

Three great Sextets is a programme from the London Mozart Players who were founded in 1949, and the first British chamber orchestra,...

They Live Next Door

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 19:30 They Live Next Door

They Live Next Door is a complex mixture that knits unique stories with intricate choreography and nostalgic live melodies. Set in a home, on a...