Oxfordshire Events.

Oxfordshire Events, places to go and things to do around Oxfordshire's fairs, theatres, music, comedy, art, history and science. For kids, or the whole family

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Ploughing Championships and Country Show

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 09:00 Ploughing Championships and Country Show

The Fairford, Faringdon, Filkins and Burford Ploughing Society would love to see you at the ploughing match. The 2017 Ploughing Match and Country Show will be held on Saturday 30th September at Southrop farm near Lechlade.

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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...

Banbury Folk Festival

Friday, October 6, 2017 (All day) Banbury Folk Festival

The Banbury Folk festival is "the friendly festival" right in the heart of Banbury. This will see the 18th Festival! A bumper year is planned both at the Festival and at Banbury Folk Club so come and join the party!

Thomas and Friends

Saturday, October 7, 2017 (All day) Thomas and Friends

Meet Thomas and his friends and The Fat Controller, who will be keeping an eye on everything today. Enjoy rides all day and as often as you wish. Thomas the Tank Engine is running on his Branch Line and his friends are running on the Main Line....

Witney Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 12:00 Witney Oktoberfest

This is the first Witney Oktoberfest on the 7th October starting at noon featuring live music, great food and of course, beer!. There will be a live Oompah Band performing all day. Leiderhosen is optional.

Oxford Half-Marathon

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 09:30 2017 Virgin Sport Oxford Half Marathon

Come and join the 2017 Virgin Sport Oxford Half Marathon. Sign up now as this race sold out last year - space is limited! Get ready for an incredible route through Oxford’s glorious city centre, which will feature live music,...

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,...

5K for Headway Thames Valley

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 10:30 5K for Headway Thames Valley

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Headway Thames Valley, they have organised a 5k and family fun day at Beale Park in Pangbourne. Whether you choose to run or walk this off-road route, you are guaranteed to enjoy the beautiful scenery...

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...

Harcourt Aboretum Autumn Fair

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00 Harcourt Aboretum Autumn Fair

Come along to Harcourt Arboretum for their Autumn Fair. Immerse yourself in wonderful woodland stories, enjoy traditional English folk music, taste and take-away some delicious local produce. Children can have a go at carving a pencil,...

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.

Wantage Beer Festival

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 11:00 Wantage Beer Festival

The 8th Wantage Beer Festival will take place from 11AM until 11PM on Friday the 16th and Saturday the 17th of March 2018, at the Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY. 28 real ales from throughout the country will be available, together with 5...

Australian Pink Floyd

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 19:30 Australian Pink Floyd

The Australian Pink Floyd Show returns in 2017 with a new set of Pink Floyd songs - 'The Best Side Of The Moon’ incorporating a full...

Pretenders

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 19:00 Pretenders

Due to immense demand for their sold out Royal Albert Hall show on the 10th April 2017, The Pretenders are pleased to announce a full UK...

Collabro

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 19:30 Collabro

Collabro are the world’s most successful musical theatre group. They met in 2014 above a pub in London for their first rehearsal and only a month later went on...

Whitney Queen of the Night

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 19:30 Whitney Queen of the Night

A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a stellar line-up with rising West End star...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 19:30
Khatia Buniatishvili

Bringing an exceptional emotional depth to her art, Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili has taken the classical music world by storm. Praised as 'one of today's...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 19:30
15 Years at Oxford - OxPhil

In 2002 the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra was appointed Orchestra in Residence at the University of Oxford, in a partnership unique amongst British orchestras. This...

Rise of the Mutants

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 17:00 Rise of the Mutants

It’s not just the X-men who love a mutant – they are all around us! They are our friends and families! They are US! Have you ever wondered why we are all so different and yet...

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...

Leaf

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 11:00 A Leaf is Born

A leaf is born… It grows and glows in the sunshine and the rain. Then the wind blows and it becomes colder. The leaf changes colour. In the snow,...

Sherlock Holmes and the Crimson Cobbles

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

Join a world premiere of a brand new Sherlock Holmes caper delivered at breakneck pace in a hilarious, deeply daft theatrical explosion...

Oxford Chamber Music Festival

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 14:00 Oxford Chamber Music Festival

FATA MORGANA: Musical mirage, mirrors and double identity, illusion and reality, transformation and metamorphosis, the enigma of...

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,...