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What’s on in Banbury and surrounding area.

There’s never a shortage of things to do in Banburyshire. Family entertainment. Open Gardens. Countryside and Nature Events. History and Heritage. Street Markets. Fayres. Fetes. Live Music. Dance. Nightlife. Theatre. Films. And a firm favourite, Eating Out.

Bookmark our event listings for an up-to-the minute list of what’s on in and around the Banbury area and never miss an event.


  • Sun
    15
    Sep
    2019
    12 noonHook Norton Brewery, Brewery Lane, Hook Norton OX15 5NY

    Hook Norton Brewery celebrating 170 years of beer and brewing.

    Hook Norton Brewery Sunday Fun Day & Brewery Open Day.

    Hosted by Hook Norton Brewery.

    Hook Norton Brewery celebrating 170 years of beer and brewing.

    Go and join them for their family open day.

    Meet the shire horses, steam and traction engines, treasure hunt, brass band, bouncy castle, street food,

  • Sat
    21
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amStratford Town Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

    Free food festival in Stratford town centre with delicious producer and hot food stalls, chef & wine demos, taste & ale trails, a bake-off & workshops.

    Stratford Food Festival 2019.

    Hosted by Stratford Town Centre Food Festival.

    Free food festival in Stratford town centre with delicious producer and hot food stalls, chef & wine demos, taste & ale trails, a bake-off & workshops. Stratford is a great destination for all you food and drink lovers.

    Or

  • Sat
    21
    Sep
    2019
    1:00 pmRollright Stones Off A3400, Chipping Norton OX7 5QB

    Watchers of the Old Ways Autumn Equinox Ceremony.

    Watchers of the Old Ways Autumn Equinox Ceremony.

    Hosted by Watchers of the Old Ways.

    It is the time of the Autumn Equinox, the mid-harvest festival. The fields are nearly bare because the crops have been gathered in and stored for the coming winter. It is when we come together as Watchers of the O

  • Sun
    22
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amStratford Town Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

    Free food festival in Stratford town centre with delicious producer and hot food stalls, chef & wine demos, taste & ale trails, a bake-off & workshops.

    Stratford Food Festival 2019.

    Hosted by Stratford Town Centre Food Festival.

    Free food festival in Stratford town centre with delicious producer and hot food stalls, chef & wine demos, taste & ale trails, a bake-off & workshops. Stratford is a great destination for all you food and drink lovers.

    Or

  • Sun
    22
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amMarket Place, Banbury

    Go and test your precision driving skills with Institute of Advanced Motorists testers, over 8 different tests.

    Go and test your precision driving skills with Institute of Advanced Motorists testers, over 8 different tests.

    To book email

    Timings:

    Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 10 AM – 4 PM

    Venue:

    Market Place, Banbury.

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  • Thu
    26
    Sep
    2019
    9:00 amMarket Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 8UE

    Twice monthly antiques market held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month.

    Banbury Antiques Market.

    Browse through a variety of antique and collectable items from jewellery to militaria, from clocks to collectables - and pick up a bargain!

    With prices from £1 to £1,000 they have something for every collector!

    Just outside one of the entrances to the shopping centre (close

  • Fri
    27
    Sep
    2019
    7:00 pmHanwell Village Hall, near Banbury.

    The fabulous Peas (The Peas) play Hanwell Village Hall - just outside Banbury!

    Fish, Chips and The Peas! - Hanwell Village Hall.

    The fabulous Peas (The Peas) play Hanwell Village Hall - just outside Banbury!

    Also included in the ticket price is a small box of fish and chips.

    Tickets will be £12 in advance (so we know the numbers for food).

    Bring your own drinks!

    Doors 7pm - E

  • Sat
    28
    Sep
    2019
    11:00 amCanons Ashby, nr Daventry, Northamptonshire NN11 3SD

    Celebrate the apple harvest with Canons Ashby, with tastings, activities and beautiful harvest decorations.

    Apple Harvest Weekend.

    Hosted by Canons Ashby - National Trust.

    Celebrate the apple harvest with Canons Ashby, with tastings, activities and beautiful harvest decorations. Help to press some apple juice, taste some apple samples, watch the Morris Dancers or buy something lovely and hand-made from o

  • Sat
    28
    Sep
    2019
    7:30 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

     Mill Arts Centre Banbury present a night of Northern Soul

    Northern Soul: Keep The Faith.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Winter Gardens Revival and The Mill Arts Centre Banbury present a night of Northern Soul and Motown with a touch of Reggae and Ska…

    Featuring Jason Watson ” Tighten Up” & Chris ” Marshmallow” Olds plus guest D/J.

    This will be a great ni

  • Sun
    29
    Sep
    2019
    10:00 amWarriner School Farm, Bloxham Grove Road, Bloxham OX15 4LJ

    Open Farm and Vintage Ploughing Match 2019.

    Open Farm and Vintage Ploughing Match 2019.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm.

    Annual vintage ploughing match and open farm.

    Free entry but donations welcome.

    Farm open 10-4. Ploughing 10-2.

    BBQ, tea and cakes, tractor and trailer rides.

    Timings:

    Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 10 AM – 4 PM

    Address:

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Places to visit.

  • British Motor Museum. Banbury Road Gaydon Warwickshire. The world’s largest collection of historic British cars www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk
  • Fir Tree Falconry. Located in a spectacular valley north of Banbury on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire border www.firtreefalconry.co.uk
  • The National Herb Centre. Located on the B4100 just outside Warmington Village, 5 miles north of Banbury and 11 miles south of Warwick www.herbcentre.co.uk
  • Banbury Museum located in Banbury’s town centre, next to the idyllic canal side, and opposite Tooley’s historic boatyard. www.banburymuseum.org/
  • Catanger Llamas. Situated on the Northamptonshire/Oxfordshire border. A llama trekking and breeding centre and are not open to the general public – advanced booking is essential to ensure a place on a trek. www.llamatrekking.co.uk
  • Evenley Wood Garden. Evenley Northamptonshire. A privately owned woodland garden – open daily to the public between February and the end of October www.evenleywoodgarden.co.uk
  • Canons Ashby. Between Banbury and Daventry in Northamptonshire. Discover 500 years of history in the medieval-to-Victorian house, admire the blooms in the rare 18th century garden, or pick up a family trail any time of year. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/canons-ashby

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