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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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Henley Royal Regatta

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 (All day) Henley Royal Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta is of course synonymous with rowing and is the most prestigious meeting of the year. Aside from the rowing, visitors can take in the ambience enjoying the facilities within the Enclosure. The regatta was first held in...

Eynsham Carnival

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (All day) Eynsham Carnival

There are many top quality attractions lined up for the Eynsham Carnival 2017 including Black Rock Llamas, The Coventry Corps. of drums and a Dragon. other attractions include Charlie the Clown, the Old Mini & Motorcycle Display,...

Cowley Road Carnival

Sunday, July 2, 2017 (All day) Cowley Road Carnival

Cowley Road Carnival is the place to catch the energy, colour, diversity and creativity of the famous Cowley Road in Oxford. The festivities start at 11am when the Cowley Road will burst into song and dance with hundreds of performances taking...

Witney Motor Show

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 18:00 Witney Motor Show

Witney Motor Show is 51 years old. Why not pop in to the Premier Inn on Ducklington lane, have a few beers and fly down to the WMS next door in the Henry Box Playing Fields. sign your John Hancock and take ownership of a brand new Ford Mondeo. Or...

Cornbury Music Festival

Friday, July 7, 2017 (All day) Cornbury Music Festival

The Cornbury Music Festival is a very English open air party over four stages, tailor-made for the whole family. Like the best of England, The Cornbury Music Festival is civilised, charming and irresistible – a homespun melting pot where...

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival

Saturday, July 8, 2017 (All day) Tewkesbury Medieval Festival

Tewkesbury Medieval Festival includes a huge re-enactment of the Battle of Tewkesbury, featuring around 2000 warriors, including knights in full armour, gunners, with cannon and hand guns, archers, with the traditional English Longbow, and men at...

Classic American car Pre'50 Club

Sunday, July 9, 2017 (All day) Classic American car. Pre'50 American Auto Club - "Rally of the Giants"

Classic American cars attending, including some of the finest and most valuable examples to be found anywhere in Europe, dating from the early 1920's through the elegant thirties, stately forties, fabulous fifties, slick sixties and cool...

Goring & Streatley Regatta

Saturday, July 22, 2017 (All day) Goring & Streatley Regatta

The Goring & Streatley Regatta's aim is to get as many crews onto the water who want to compete and there are three different classes so that complete beginners through to reasonably...

Countryfile Live

Thursday, August 3, 2017 (All day) BBC Countryfile Live

Countryfile Live had an incredible launch event in 2016, BBC Countryfile Live returns for its second year to showcase the very best of of the British countryside.This huge and exciting event combines the tradition of the UK’s best county...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Carpenters Story

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 19:30 The award-winning Carpenters Story

Featuring all the timeless hits from the Carpenters repertoire including (They Long To Be) Close To You, We’ve Only Just Begun, Superstar, Yesterday Once More, Top of 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...

One Night of Elvis

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 19:30 One Night of Elvis
Lee Memphis King, Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist, recreates the essence of the King with consummate ease and an almost unbelievable combination of...

Classic American car Pre'50 Club

Sunday, July 9, 2017 (All day) Classic American car. Pre'50 American Auto Club - "Rally of the Giants"

Classic American cars attending, including some of the finest and most valuable examples to be found anywhere in Europe, dating from the early 1920's through the elegant...

Battle Proms Concert

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 16:00 Battle Proms Concert

Battle Proms. Every summer thousands of concert-goers pack up a picnic, stock up on fizz and join the party in the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace for the Battle Proms...

Hip

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 16:30 Hip at the BT Studio

Hip is Jolie Booth’s immersive solo show and introduces a flat caught between two timelines: the home of Anne Clarke in 70s bohemian Brighton, and a squat established by Jolie...

How not to steal a llama

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 19:00 How not to steal a llama

How not to steal a llama is a new show, in zygote form, from itinerant Fringe nomad and winner of Outstanding Performer at NZ Fringe 2017. Storytelling, comedy, a four-day trek...

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 20:00
Sir András Schiff

'For the profit and use of musical youth desirous of learning' wrote JS Bach on the title page of his labyrinthine compendium The Well-Tempered Clavier. The...

Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 20:00
Yefim Bronfman

Yefim Bronfman is championed by critics as a superlative exponent of Brahms. His sensational 2012 Proms performance of Brahms'€™s Piano Concerto No. 2 captivated London...

Art Lab

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 10:30 Art Lab

Join the Science Oxford team for an exciting combination of science and art as we make our own slime, paint with bubbles and bake ‘stained glass’ in these fun, interactive...

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...

Cornerstone Comedy Club

Friday, July 7, 2017 - 20:00 Cornerstone Comedy Club

Cornerstone Comedy Club features more of well-known faces in the world of laughs, The Cornerstone Comedy Club should be big on the calendar....

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...