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Wine, Dine & Recline

The Three Pigeons Inn. The perfect place to wine, dine & recline in the centre of Banbury. Call: 01295 275220. Or Email: . to book your table or room.

The perfect place to wine, dine & recline in the centre of Banbury.

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.

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  • Mon
    01
    May
    2017
    11:00 amBicester Hotel Golf and Spa, Green Lane, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX26 1TE

    Bicester Wedding Fayre Hosted by Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa

    Bicester Wedding Fayre.

    Hosted by Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa.

    Visit a selection of the finest wedding suppliers, watch make-up demonstrations and grab that opportunity to try on the dress of your dreams at a fraction of the price.

    Fashion shows at 12pm and 2pm

    Bank Holiday Monday 1st May from 11a

  • Mon
    01
    May
    2017
    7:30 amWhite Post Road, Bodicote, Banbury. OX15 4BN

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale is every fortnight throughout the summer months.

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale..

    Held every fortnight throughout the summer months

    Discover a bargain at the popular Bodicote Car Boot Sale.

    All car boot sales are subject to the weather and could be cancelled if it is too wet.

    Gates open at 7.30am and close at 12.00 Noon.

    £6.00 a pitch, double pitch i

  • Mon
    01
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

    Viceroy’s House - Official Trailer.

    Director - Gurinder Chadha

    106mins.

    Viceroy’s House in Delhi was the home of the British rulers of India. After 300 years, that rule was coming to an end.

    In 1947, Lord Mountbatten is charged with handing India back to its people. As the political elite - Nehru,

  • Mon
    01
    May
    2017
    9:00 amBrailes Village Hall Castle Hill Lane Upper Brailes Nr. Banbury Oxon. OX15 5AS.

    Brails Three Hills Walk

    The Brails Three Hills Walk.....

    Monday, May 1 at 9 am - 11 am

    £5 Adults

    £1 Children

    BBQ, Bar, Refreshments and Entertainment all at the Village Hall

    In aid of Friends of Brailes School and Brailes Sports Pavilion

    Brailes Village Hall Castle Hill Lane Upper Brailes Nr. Banbury Oxon. OX15 5AS.

  • Tue
    02
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Banbury Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    A Street Cat Named Bob Official Trailer

    Starring Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash of the Titans) as James Bowen.

    Rating: 12A

    A Street Cat Named Bob is a 2016 British family drama film directed by Roger Spottiswoode and written by Tim John and Maria Nation. An adaptation of James Bowen’s much-loved,

  • Wed
    03
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy, Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Banbury Operatic Society Presentation Evening.

    Banbury Operatic Society Presentation Evening.

    Come along and find out how to be part of Banbury Operatic Society's October production!

    New and returning members welcome!

    Banbury Operatic Society are a friendly and award-winning amateur musical society performing two shows a year (operetta to Lloyd

  • Wed
    03
    May
    2017
    8:30 pmNorth Oxfordshire Academy Drayton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0UD.

    Ceroc / Salsa / Chacha / Rumba / Jive and more!

    New Dance Class!

    Starting Wednesday 3rd May

    A class for couples to help you learn the basic steps in order to hit the dance floor! The class is a fun way to give you the tools you need to dance to most popular styles of music.

    Ceroc / Salsa / Chacha / Rumba / Jive and more!

    As these are partner dan

  • Thu
    04
    May
    2017
    5:00 pmArmy Reserve Centre Oxford Road, Banbury, OX16 9AN

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival.

    100 + Beers Ciders & Perries plus Wines including Fruit Wines

    Free entry for CAMRA members during all sessions.
    Special promotions for anyone joining CAMRA during the festival.

    Free entry for under 18s (must be accompanied by an adult). Under 21s will require ID.

    Open

  • Thu
    04
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

    Viceroy’s House - Official Trailer.

    Director - Gurinder Chadha

    106mins.

    Viceroy’s House in Delhi was the home of the British rulers of India. After 300 years, that rule was coming to an end.

    In 1947, Lord Mountbatten is charged with handing India back to its people. As the political elite - Nehru,

  • Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Popular, friendly North Oxfordshire farmers market with plenty of fresh, local produce. Come and meet your local farmers and growers.

    Banbury farmers market.

    Popular, friendly North Oxfordshire farmers market with plenty of fresh, local produce.

    Go and meet your local farmers and growers.

    Open from 08:30am until 1:30pm

    Produce Available

    Baked Goods
    Dairy & Eggs
    Fish
    Lamb
    Meat
    Plants
    Pork
    Speciality Products
    Vegetables
    Venison

    You

  • Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    12noonArmy Reserve Centre Oxford Road, Banbury, OX16 9AN

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival.

    100 + Beers Ciders & Perries plus Wines including Fruit Wines

    Free entry for CAMRA members during all sessions.
    Special promotions for anyone joining CAMRA during the festival.

    Free entry for under 18s (must be accompanied by an adult). Under 21s will require ID.

    Open

  • Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

    The Lost City of Z Official UK Trailer

    The Lost City of Z is a 2016 American biographical adventure drama film written and directed by James Gray, based on the 2009 book of the same name.

    141mins

     A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett

    The incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett who journeys into the Amazon and discovers

  • Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmTowcester Town Hall, 86 Watling Street, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

    towcester-town-hall

    Towcester Antiques and Variety Market.

    Browse through a wide variety items from 50p to £500!

    From jewellery to militaria, there is something for everyone!

    Every Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm (except Christmas and New Year).

    Free entry

    Call 07775 787176 for details or to book a stall.

    Towcester (Roman nam

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    10:00 amSt. Mary's Church, Horse Fair, Banbury OX16 0AA

    Spring Craft Fair! Hosted by St. Mary's Church, Banbury

    Spring Craft Fair!

    Hosted by St. Mary's Church, Banbury.

    Offering more than 40 stalls, 100s of visitors and a great atmosphere in a stunning venue at the heart of Banbury.

    This is St. Mary's Church 13th consecutive Craft Fair.

    Date: Saturday 6th May, 2017.

    Time: 10 am - 4 pm

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  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    10:00 amJS AUCTIONS Cotefield Auction Rooms, Oxford Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 4AQ

    Public Auction. Antiques, Interiors, Jewellery and Collectables.

    Public Auction Sale.

    Hosted by JS AUCTIONS

    Victorian and later Formal and country furniture, China and glass wares, lighting, ornaments, mirrors, paintings, general household effects including several large flat screen TV's. Siverwares, Jewellery, Toys and collectables.

    A something for everyone Sal

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    12noonArmy Reserve Centre Oxford Road, Banbury, OX16 9AN

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival

    Banbury Beer & Cider Festival.

    100 + Beers Ciders & Perries plus Wines including Fruit Wines

    Free entry for CAMRA members during all sessions.
    Special promotions for anyone joining CAMRA during the festival.

    Free entry for under 18s (must be accompanied by an adult). Under 21s will require ID.

    Open

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    12noonThe Three Conies, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17 2EX

    Village Fete..."celebration of country life"

    Village Fete..."celebration of country life".

    Hosted by The Three Conies...

    Live music, Morris dancing, tractors, farm animals, traditional pub games, art & craft stalls and much more.

    Join us for a family friendly fun day.

    Finishing up the day with a fabulous set is Flo&B 3.30pm-4.15pm

    Hear Flo&B

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    12noonBridge Street Garden, Banbury

    Tea Party. Mad Hatters tea party style

    Tea Party.

    Hosted by Bridge Street Garden Banbury

    Come down the rabbit hole on Saturday May 6th and experience celebrating Bridge Street Community Garden's 2nd Birthday, Mad Hatters tea party style.

    An assotment of refreshments, including tea and cake will be available.

    Expect fancy dress, whakey g

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    1:00 pmClaydon Church Room, Claydon Oxfordshire’

    Claydon Jumble Spring Sale

     

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  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmChasewell Community Hall,Cherwell Heights, Avocet Way, Banbury OX16 9YA

    Time for You - Big Pamper Afternoon

    Time for You - Big Pamper Afternoon.

    Two business women Tara Lever, proprietor of Twinkle Stars Sing & Play, and Jemma Stubbs, of Timeless Tea Sets, are offering the busy mothers of Banbury the chance of a well deserved treat.

    A perfect afternoon of pampering from a whole host of Oxfordshire's Heal

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    8:30 pmThe Black Boy Inn, Milton, Nr Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 4HH

    Together they play original songs & tunes (along with a clutch of covers).
    Photo by Chris Oakes

    LA PHOOKA...

    Hosted by The Black Boy Inn

    Oxfordshire based 5-piece band of all different shapes and sizes.

    Together they play original songs & tunes (along with a clutch of covers).

    What style?

    Listen below for a fuller picture … but they range from folk-pop, upbeat foot-tapping

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmManor Farm, Somerton Road, Ardley, Bicester OX27 7NS

    Sounds of Simon - a Tribute to Simon & Garfunkel. Hosted by MFMF

    Sounds of Simon - a Tribute to Simon & Garfunkel.

    Hosted by MFMF

    How does a young folksinger with dreams of singing rock and roll go from writing songs of separation and loneliness, singing them with his childhood friend, to writing and producing Grammy award-winning albums that embrace influences

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Banbury Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    Sinatra Spectacular. Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Sinatra Spectacular...

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    In Sinatra’s centenery year, join Nathan Jones and his Allstars Big Band for an extravaganza of swing classics. Vocalist Vic Clements performs all-time favourites such as My Way, Witchcraft, Night & Day, Come Fly with Me and many more.

    Join this

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmMillers Bar, The Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Road Banbury OX16 5QE

    Spanish Night is at The Mill Arts Centre, Banbury on SATURDAY 6 MAY.

    Spanish Night at The Mill Arts Centre, Banbury.

    These nights are hugely popular throughout Oxfordshire and feature a full, theatre length show with professional Flamenco groups which we bring from Spain to perform unique, powerful and intimate Flamenco shows which replicate the authentic Spanish cl

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    9:00 amBrasenose Arms Station Road, Cropredy, Oxfordshire OX171PW

    The Brasenose Arms Present... Red Shoes.

    The Brasenose Arms Present...

    Red Shoes.

    Red Shoes – Blending Folk, Roots & Americana music with soaring vocals, chiming acoustic guitars and beautifully crafted songs.

    This has seen them become a favourite at the Brasenose Arms.

    May 6

    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Brasenose Arms Station Road, Cropredy, Oxfor

  • Sun
    07
    May
    2017
    8:00 amBroughton Road Banbury OX16 9UL

    Once every 2 weeks on a Sunday at Saltway Farm (Formly known as Banbury Self Pick).

    Fortnightly car boot sales.

    Once every 2 weeks on a Sunday at Saltway Farm (Formly known as Banbury Self Pick).

    Gates open at 8am - 12pm
    Single pitch £6
    Double pitch (single vehicle) £10

    No need to book

    Refreshments: Yes
    Toilets: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
    Disabled parking: Yes
    Disabled toilets: No
    A

  • Sun
    07
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmYe Olde Reine Deer Inn 47 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5NB

    Banbury Blues Club with Steve Robinson.

    Banbury Blues Club with Steve Robinson.

    Stalwart of Banbury's live blues scene, Steve Robinson guest hosts this month's blues jam!

    Join Steve, Dave Arrowsmith, Colin Myers, Zsolt Mike and many others for a jam/drink/listen...

    PA, backline and drums provided.

    All welcome.

    Monthly blues jam nights. U

  • Wed
    10
    May
    2017
    6:00 pmThe Horse & Groom Inn, The Green, Milcombe, Banbury, OX15 4RS

    Wednesday is Steak Night at The Horse & Groom Inn

    Wednesday is Steak Night at The Horse & Groom Inn.

    Get 2 x Rump Steak Dinners for £24.

    8oz Char-grilled Rump Steak served with Hand-Cut Chips, Tomato & Mushrooms and a Complimentary Sauce (Peppercorn, Stilton, Port Gravy or Garlic Butter).

    Special deals on Rib-Eye Steaks and Gammon Steaks also avai

  • Wed
    10
    May
    2017
    6:00 pmHook Norton Brewery, Brewery Lane, Hook Norton OX15 5NY

    Old Hooky Tap Takeover

    It's all about the old and the new.

    Come along and sample the classic fruity and full bodied Old Hooky celebrating 40 glorious years and it's super charged crafty cousin 168

    Come and join us to try new crafty ales, traditional Hooky beers and meet the brewers. 6pm - 9pm.

    Free samples of your first

  • Thu
    11
    May
    2017
    6:00 pmAdderbury Institute The Green Adderbury OX17 3NE

    A community food market for the village. It comprises of lots of different food stalls:- veg, cheese, meat, breads, cakes, chocolates, chutneys and more

    Adderbury Community Food Market.

    A community not for profit food market for the village.

    It comprises of lots of different food stalls:- veg, cheese, meat, breads, cakes, chocolates, chutneys and so much more.

    And what a Market we have install for you all.

    Adderbury Party in the Park will be having

  • Thu
    11
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmMiddleton Cheney Village Hall, Main Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 2LR

    Drinking with Angelika. Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    The Lynden Players Present... Drinking with Angelika.

    Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    A group of strangers find themselves in a run-down bar in the middle of nowhere, on the coldest Christmas Eve since 1963. Questions arise about why they’ve been brought together, and why th

  • Thu
    11
    May
    2017
    9:00 amMarket Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 8UE

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

    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!

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

    Held in the centre of Banbury outside Marks & Spencers.

    Banbur

  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    1:00 pmPeople's Park Banbury

    A living memorial

    A living memorial 12th May at 1pm.

    Val Ingram said:

    The replanting of the official ribbon tree, will take place in People's Park, all welcome to come along by kind permission of Banbury Town Council. Blessing by Philip Cochrane (Vicar of St Mary's) the Rt Hon Victoria Prentis MP and Karen Hancox (S

  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmMiddleton Cheney Village Hall, Main Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 2LR

    Drinking with Angelika. Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    The Lynden Players Present Drinking with Angelika.

    Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    A group of strangers find themselves in a run-down bar in the middle of nowhere, on the coldest Christmas Eve since 1963. Questions arise about why they’ve been brought together, and why they

  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    7:00 pmOld School Horley Oxfordshire

     

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  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmAlso Known As, 54-56 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5NB

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents.. JUDAS.

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents..

    JUDAS.

    Free Admission

    Friday, May 12

    JUDAS are a four piece indie rock band hailing from all corners of the UK, based in London. The band have been together for around two years and have accomplished much in this time; releasing their self titled EP, performing at major fes

  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmWheatsheaf Banbury 68 George Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5BH

    Skraeckoedlan (from Sweden) with Prosperina + support

    The Wheatsheaf Presents.....

    Skraeckoedlan (from Sweden) with Prosperina + support.

    Skraeckoedlan--

    ”Mountains.
    Colossal peaks stretches past the darkened clouds and further into the cosmos. In the leviathans towering shadow the landscape is left black, like the uncertainty of eternity. Only a puls

  • Fri
    12
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmTowcester Town Hall, 86 Watling Street, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

    towcester-town-hall

    Towcester Antiques and Variety Market.

    Browse through a wide variety items from 50p to £500!

    From jewellery to militaria, there is something for everyone!

    Every Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm (except Christmas and New Year).

    Free entry

    Call 07775 787176 for details or to book a stall.

    Towcester (Roman nam

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    10:30 amThe Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    Silver Cuff in a Day with Sue Collins. Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Silver Cuff in a Day with Sue Collins.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Wear your very own cuff design!

    Using sterling silver and semiprecious gemstones, this class will introduce you to the basic silver-smithing techniques needed to create your own silver cuff.

    You will learn how to cut, solder, for

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmMiddleton Cheney Village Hall, Main Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 2LR

    Drinking with Angelika. Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    The Lynden Players are proud to present their Spring show for 2017, Drinking with Angelika.

    Directed by Jeannie Willis and produced by Mags Durham!

    A group of strangers find themselves in a run-down bar in the middle of nowhere, on the coldest Christmas Eve since 1963. Questions arise about why the

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    8:45 amMiddleton Cheney Lawn Tennis Club, Astrop Road, Middleton Cheney, Banbury, Oxon.

    As part of the Great British Tennis Weekend, Middleton Cheney Tennis Club are holding an open day on Saturday 13 May 2017.

    Middleton Cheney Tennis Club Open Day.

    As part of the Great British Tennis Weekend, we are holding an open day on Saturday 13 May 2017.

    The day is free of charge and open to all - come as a family, by yourself, or just the kids! Be competitive or just have fun, it really is all about enjoying the t

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmRock The Atic 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Blaine & Kapil from Mystery Jets Official

    Rock The Atic Present....

    Blaine & Kapil from Mystery Jets Official

    On Saturday May 13th we turn TWO & Blaine & Kapil from Mystery Jets Official will be helping us celebrate DJing & getting on the lagers.

    Going to be a belter!

    FREE ENTRY B4 MIDNIGHT// £3 AFTER

    Open 8pm-3am

    Worth noting we've got a

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    9:15 amBanbury Museum Spiceball Park Road Banbury, OX16 2PQ

    First World War Munition Site Tour. Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    First World War Munition Site Tour.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    On the edge of Banbury lies the mysterious site of the town’s First World War munitions filling factory that supplied the front line with nearly four million shells and much of the British Army’s stock of mustard gas shells.

    First World War Munition Site

    Find out mo

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    9:30 pmTooley's Boatyard, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxon, OX16 2PQ

    Learn the Night Sky – with Mary McIntyre.

    Learn the Night Sky – with Mary McIntyre.

    These 2 hour workshops are for the absolute beginner and no experience is assumed, although these are informative and will be useful for anyone.

    Doors Open at 9:30AM

    From 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

    You will learn how to find your way around the night sky each sea

  • Sat
    13
    May
    2017
    9:30 pmLet’s Play Project St. Mary’s School School Lane Banbury OX16 2EG

    Let’s Walk In The Dark.

    Let’s Walk In The Dark.

    Raising funds for Let's Play Project in Banbury. Organised by Natalie Marques.

    "We are walking on the 13th May at 10pm, £10 per walker which will include refreshments, donations or registions can be paid on the night or on here https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Letswalk

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    12noonFawsley Hall Hotel - Fawsley, Nr Daventry, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 3BA

    Wedding Event Day. Hosted by Fawsley Hall Hotel & Spa.

    Wedding Event Day.

    Hosted by Fawsley Hall Hotel & Spa.

    Wedding open days are a great way to get to meet a variety of wedding suppliers.

    Visit Fawsley Hall Hotel, with local suppliers who'll help with everything you need to plan your perfect Wedding.

    Admission: Free

    Opening times: 12:00 - 15:00

    Faws

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmV Lounge Banbury 22 South Bar Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9AF

    Something new, something different for a Sunday Afternoon in Banbury!

    Something new, something different for a Sunday Afternoon in Banbury!

    Join MICHAEL GUDGE, NICK 'TOPSY' TURVEY, MARK BLEE and guest DJ for the first EASE YOUR MIND session EDDIE HUBBARD.

    There is NO music policy. There is NO format policy. You will hear quality music across the board from ALL music

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmCherwell Edge Golf Club, Appletree Road, Chacombe, Banbury, Oxford, OX17 2EN.

    Wedding Fair - Cherwell Edge Venue. Hosted by Cherwell Edge Golf Club

    Wedding Fair - Cherwell Edge Venue.

    Hosted by Cherwell Edge Golf Club

    Visit a selection of a fabulous range of Wedding suppliers... Offering their advice and services for your Perfect Day.

    Sunday, May 14 at 2 pm - 5 pm

    Free Admission

    Situated five minutes from Banbury and fifteen minutes from Brack

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    7:30 amWhite Post Road, Bodicote, Banbury. OX15 4BN

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale is every fortnight throughout the summer months.

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale..

    Held every fortnight throughout the summer months

    Discover a bargain at the popular Bodicote Car Boot Sale.

    All car boot sales are subject to the weather and could be cancelled if it is too wet.

    Gates open at 7.30am and close at 12.00 Noon.

    £6.00 a pitch, double pitch i

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    7:00 pmChurch of St Mary the Virgin Mill Lane Adderbury BANBURY OX17 3LP

    Vertavo String Quartet.

    Performing in Adderbury Parish Church.

    The Vertavo Quartet is internationally recognised as one of the most masterful string quartets playing today. Since their formation in Norway in 1984, their dynamic and deeply thoughtful performances have captivated audiences worldwide.

  • Sun
    14
    May
    2017
    7:00 pmRock The Atic 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Two of the finest comics working today,

    Rock The Atic Present....

    MICK FERRY & TONY LAW together on the same bill!!

    Two of the finest comics working today, both with exceptional TV credentials & both regularly headline comedy clubs around the UK.

    MICK FERRY
    As seen on:
    Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow
    John Bishops Only Joking
    “See him

  • Mon
    15
    May
    2017
    10:00 amDoodledash workshop in Middle Barton, North Oxfordshire.

    Chalk Paint Techniques Workshop.

    Chalk Paint Techniques Workshop.

    Come along and learn how you create different techniques using Frenchic Chalk Paint, waxes and the fabulous Frensheen mineral powders. All workshops are held in my studio in Middle Barton OX7.

    The course will run from 10am til 1pm.

    On this workshop you will learn a

  • Mon
    15
    May
    2017
    From 7pmTHE KITCHEN Main Street Farnborough Nr. Banbury OX17 1DZ

    Sausage and Mash

    Love Great British Comfort Food?

    Monday Nights are Sausage & Mash Nights - and you can't get better than traditional Cumberland sausage served with mash and gravy.

    For the best Sausage and Mash in The Shire - at just £10!

    Can't get more comforting than that!

    The Kitchen is a country eating house se

  • Wed
    17
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmThe Banbury Cross Pub, 7 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Banbury Folk Club Open Stage Night. Hosted by Stevie Cooper.

    Banbury Folk Club Open Stage Night

    Hosted by Stevie Cooper.

    A showcase for artists to perform in front of an audience. This one has been put together by local musician and songwriter Stevie Cooper and will feature up and coming acts from the Banbury area. The audience gets a chance to enjoy a night

  • Thu
    18
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmRock The Atic 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Honest Comedy is back for another gong show at Rock The Atic

    Honest Comedy Gong Show.

    Hosted by Honest Comedy

    Come and support live comedy and local business at the Atic on Thursday

    Join us for a gong hittin' good time at the Atic - 10 comedians battle it out to win a paid spot at Atic's pro night.

    Your contestants so far are:

    Fred Ferenczi HL
    Nathan Webb op

  • Fri
    19
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmTowcester Town Hall, 86 Watling Street, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

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    Towcester Antiques and Variety Market.

    Browse through a wide variety items from 50p to £500!

    From jewellery to militaria, there is something for everyone!

    Every Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm (except Christmas and New Year).

    Free entry

    Call 07775 787176 for details or to book a stall.

    Towcester (Roman nam

  • Sat
    20
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmThe Greatworth Inn, Chapel Road, Greatworth, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17 2DT

    Soap Box Derby & Live Music. Hosted by The Greatworth Inn

    Soap Box Derby & Live Music.

    Hosted by The Greatworth Inn.

    The Greatworth Soap Box Derby from 2pm-5pm followed by Live Music from 6 til late.

    Lookout for the the Silverstone Real Ale tent & Banbury Blues Netball Club drinks and cake stall.

    Saturday at 2 pm - 11:30 pm

    The Greatworth Inn, Chapel Road

  • Sat
    20
    May
    2017
    5:30 pmCanons Ashby Priory Church. Banbury Lane, near Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 3SD

    Handel's Water Music and other English music by Purcell performed by Eboracum Baroque

    Eboracum Baroque.

    Handel's Water Music and other English music by Purcell performed by Eboracum Baroque

    Sat 20th May 2017, (doors open from 5.30)

    A unique English baroque and Dryden inspired programme, orchestrated by Eboracum Baroque on period instruments in the atmospheric priory church.

    Eboracum

  • Sat
    20
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmThe Supper Circle, 47 Queensway, Banbury, Oxfordshire 0X16 9NF

    If food is your passion, you're in the right place.

    Pop up restaurant evening...

    Hosted by The Supper Circle

    If food is your passion, you're in the right place.

    A fine dining experience of delicious food in a relaxed atmosphere in Banbury Oxfordshire.

    What can you expect from an evening with us, ‘an evening not to be missed’ that’s for sure?

    From on

  • Sun
    21
    May
    2017
    3:00 pmManor Farm, Somerton Road, Ardley, OX27 7NS Bicester, Oxfordshire

    Oatridge & Brown - Hosted by MFMF

    Oatridge & Brown

    Hosted by MFMF

    Expert classical musicians Stephanie Oatridge and Adam Brown bring their unique combination of oboe and guitar to Ardley, for a Spanish/Latin-American programme.

    The Oatridge/Brown Duo aims to dismantle boundaries between classical and popular traditions by performin

  • Sun
    21
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmBanbury, Oxfordshire

    Banbury Friendship Festival 2017

    Banbury Friendship Festival.

    21st of May 2017

    With the help of many amazing organisations, the festival organisers are delighted to introduce this new event, promoting friendship across Banbury, shall we see you there?

    Starting with an ‘Almost Dawn Chorus Walk’ at 7:30 am they have arranged a full

  • Sun
    21
    May
    2017
    8:00 amBroughton Road Banbury OX16 9UL

    Once every 2 weeks on a Sunday at Saltway Farm (Formly known as Banbury Self Pick).

    Fortnightly car boot sales.

    Once every 2 weeks on a Sunday at Saltway Farm (Formly known as Banbury Self Pick).

    Gates open at 8am - 12pm
    Single pitch £6
    Double pitch (single vehicle) £10

    No need to book

    Refreshments: Yes
    Toilets: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
    Disabled parking: Yes
    Disabled toilets: No
    A

  • Wed
    24
    May
    2017
    11:00 amMeet outside the Whately Hall Hotel, 17 -19 Horse Fair, Banbury, OX16 0AN

    A very special walking tour in People’s Park, Banbury.
    Picture by Elliott Brown

    Take a walk on the wild side.

    Come and join members from Banbury Museum’s ‘Times Gone By’ group and BBOWT for a very special walking tour in People’s Park, Banbury.

    What a treat it will be to hear personal recollections of time in and connections to People’s Park and to unco

  • Wed
    24
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmThe Banbury Cross Inn, 7 Butchers Row, Banbury, OX16 5JH

    Ninebarrow at Banbury Folk Club

    Ninebarrow at Banbury Folk Club.

    Banbury Folk Club invites you to an evenings entertainment of folk, roots and acoustic music

    Wednesday, May 24 at 8 pm - 10:30 pm

    Special Guest Night with Ninebarrow.
    Support tbc.

    Ninebarrow are a multi-award-winning folk duo, who are impressing audiences across th

  • Thu
    25
    May
    2017
    9:00 amMarket Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 8UE

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

    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!

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

    Held in the centre of Banbury outside Marks & Spencers.

    Banbur

  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    8:30 pmThe Banbury Cross Pub, 7 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    The Marley Motown Experience

    The Marley Motown Experience.

    Come down to The Banbury Cross to kick off this Bank Holiday weekend with entertainment from The Marley Motown Experience with DJ Glennyboy playing old school Motown, Reggae and Soul.

    A night not to miss!

    Friday May 26 2017 at 08:30 pm

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  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    Whitesnake UK Come To Banbury

    Whitesnake UK

    Hosted by the Mill Banbury.

    Whitesnake UK play tribute to the very best of David Coverdale's Whitesnake.

    From the early classic Moody/Marsden line-up to the present day USA incarnation; faithfully reproducing classic hit songs such as "Fool For Your Loving", "Is This Love" and "Here I

  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    8:00 pmTowcester Town Hall, 86 Watling Street, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

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    Towcester Antiques and Variety Market.

    Browse through a wide variety items from 50p to £500!

    From jewellery to militaria, there is something for everyone!

    Every Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm (except Christmas and New Year).

    Free entry

    Call 07775 787176 for details or to book a stall.

    Towcester (Roman nam

  • Sat
    27
    May
    2017
    10:00 amShipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire

    Arts & Crafts Street Market

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  • Sat
    27
    May
    2017
    9:30 am18-19 Beaumont Close, Beaumont Industrial Estate. Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 1TG

    Second Time Around Vintage and flea markets.Second Time Around Vintage and Flea Market.

    Held every last saturday of the month.

    Second Time Around is a charity furniture restoration project for people with a learning disability

    Telephone 01295 273599 or 07490 655955

    Keep in touch to see what the project is up to via the Second Time Around Face

  • Sat
    27
    May
    2017
    9:00 amDeddington Market, Market Place, Deddington, Oxon, OX15 0SE

    Featuring over 40 stalls, it offers the very best in locally produced beer, bread, crafts, eggs, fish, flowers, fruit, meat, preserves, ready-made meals including foreign cuisines, vegetables and much, much more.

    Deddington Farmers' Market, in north Oxfordshire, is one of the largest farmers' markets in the country.

    The market features over 40 stalls, offering the very best in locally produced beer, bread, crafts, eggs, fish, flowers, fruit, meat, preserves, ready-made meals including foreign cuisines, vege

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    11:00 amThe Granary, Southam, Warwickshire CV47 2F

    Attractive 1 acre canal-side garden with views of the Oxford canal and Dassett Hills.

    The Granary - Open Garden for NGS.

    Attractive 1 acre canal-side garden with views of the Oxford canal and Dassett Hills.

    Recent additions incl herbaceous beds, water feature, a cutting garden and herb garden.

    Beyond is a kitchen plot comprising a vegetable area (grown on organic principles), a poly

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    12noonThe Dog and Gun Banbury, 6 North Bar Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 0TB

    The Dog & Gun Family Fun Charity Day.

    The Dog & Gun Family Fun Charity Day.

    We will be raising money for Katharine House Hospice and the Alzheimers Society,

    Enjoy hourly specials of music from the 60's to present day from DJ Cropper and DJ PK.

    Live Entertainment from Mattie & Jamie (from chuckletruck) 4-5pm

    Georgina's Sponsored Head Sh

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    12noonBo-Peep Farm, Aynho Road, Adderbury, Near Banbury, Oxon, OX17 3NP

    Bo Peep Farm host their Car Boot Sale....

    12noon to 4pm

    After some really positive and helpful feedback and a clash in dates we have decided to move our next car boot sale to the afternoon, from midday until 4pm.

    Please come along and support this new venture in these lovely, rural surroundings

    Bac

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    2:00 pmWild Lime, 38 Bridge Street, Banbury,

    Join us for a fantastic day of soul music and dance

    Soul All Dayer.

    with DJs...

    Charlie
    Dave
    Nick
    Steve
    Andy
    Alan
    Tom

    Join us for a fantastic day of soul music and dance.

    Sunday May 28 2017

    Starts at 2:00 pm

    At Wild Lime, 38 Bridge Street, Banbury,

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  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    5:00 pmAlso Known As 54-56 Parson's St, Banbury OX16 5NB

    Banbury Gin Festival at AKA

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents...

    Banbury Gin Festival

    Sponsored by Bombay Sapphire

    Gins have started arriving!

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents... Banbury Gin Festival

    FREE ENTRY

    80 Gins to try!

    5pm til 1am - Sunday 28th of May

    Also Known As 54-56 Parson's St, Banbury OX16 5NB

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  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

    The Sense of an Ending Official Trailer.

    Director - Ritesh Batra

    108mins

    The Sense of an Ending is based on the Man Booker Prize-winning novel by Julian Barnes.

    The Sense of an Ending is based on the Man Booker Prize-winning novel by Julian Barnes.

    Tony (Jim Broadbent) leads a reclusive existence until long buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of hi

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2017
    7:00 pmRock The Atic 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire.

    Quiz Night dedicated to The Office (TV Show).

    Quiz Night dedicated to The Office (TV Show).

    Hosted by BIG KEITH!

    Prizes include cash, scotch eggs & a stapler in jelly.

    el vino will flow & get a liiiiiiiittle bit drunk....

    (if you know you know)

    Rock The Atic 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire.

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  • Mon
    29
    May
    2017
    11:00 amThe Granary, Southam, Warwickshire CV47 2F

    Attractive 1 acre canal-side garden with views of the Oxford canal and Dassett Hills.

    The Granary - Open Garden for NGS.

    Attractive 1 acre canal-side garden with views of the Oxford canal and Dassett Hills.

    Recent additions incl herbaceous beds, water feature, a cutting garden and herb garden.

    Beyond is a kitchen plot comprising a vegetable area (grown on organic principles), a poly

  • Mon
    29
    May
    2017
    11:00 amThe Manor Country House Hotel, Weston on the Green, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX25 3QL

    Spring Wedding Open Day Hosted by The Manor Country House Hotel.

    Spring Wedding Open Day.

    Hosted by The Manor Country House Hotel.

    Wedding open days are a great way to meet a variety of wedding suppliers.

    Monday, May 29 at 11 am - 3 pm

    We are pleased to be hosting a Spring Wedding Fair at The Manor! Full of character and history the venue rooms will be dressed t

  • Mon
    29
    May
    2017
    7:30 amWhite Post Road, Bodicote, Banbury. OX15 4BN

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale is every fortnight throughout the summer months.

    The Bodicote Car Boot Sale..

    Held every fortnight throughout the summer months

    Discover a bargain at the popular Bodicote Car Boot Sale.

    All car boot sales are subject to the weather and could be cancelled if it is too wet.

    Gates open at 7.30am and close at 12.00 Noon.

    £6.00 a pitch, double pitch i

  • Mon
    29
    May
    2017
    From 7pmTHE KITCHEN Main Street Farnborough Nr. Banbury OX17 1DZ

    Sausage and Mash

    Love Great British Comfort Food?

    Monday Nights are Sausage & Mash Nights - and you can't get better than traditional Cumberland sausage served with mash and gravy.

    For the best Sausage and Mash in The Shire - at just £10!

    Can't get more comforting than that!

    The Kitchen is a country eating house se

  • Wed
    31
    May
    2017
    11:00 amWaterways Gallery, Banbury Museum, Castle Quay, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    Family Take over Day at Banbury Museum

    Family Take Over Days.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Calling all families!

    We have literally opened up our huge craft store to offer a brilliant selection of activities.

    From junk modelling to messy paint and clay craft come and make your mark in the museum this half term. There is even a curiosity cor

  • Wed
    31
    May
    2017
    6:00 pmThe Horse & Groom Inn, The Green, Milcombe, Banbury, OX15 4RS

    Wednesday is Steak Night at The Horse & Groom Inn

    Wednesday is Steak Night at The Horse & Groom Inn.

    Get 2 x Rump Steak Dinners for £24.

    8oz Char-grilled Rump Steak served with Hand-Cut Chips, Tomato & Mushrooms and a Complimentary Sauce (Peppercorn, Stilton, Port Gravy or Garlic Butter).

    Special deals on Rib-Eye Steaks and Gammon Steaks also avai

  • Wed
    31
    May
    2017
    7:30 pmSouthfield School Academy, Banbury Road, Brackley, South Northants

    Brackley Players present... 'Communicating Doors' by Sir Alan Ayckbourn

    Brackley Players present...

    'Communicating Doors' by Sir Alan Ayckbourn

    Wednesday 31st May.

    The play is described as 'pastiche psycho and a time warp comedy', and the communicating of doors of the title play a huge part in the time warp element.

    The play was written in 1992 and projects the future

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
  • 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
  • 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

 


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