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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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Reg’s Catering.

For business lunches, buffets, parties, & funerals.

can tailor make any menu to suit your requirements.

Tel: 07888 747323   Webwww.regscateringbanbury.co.uk

 


  • Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    10:00 amSpiceball Park Rd, Banbury OX16 2PQ

    Celebrating Tooley's Boatyard
    Celebrating Tooley's Boatyard

    Another chance to take an indpeth look behind the scenes at the historic Tooley's Boatyard.

    Tooley’s Boatyard, situated in the heart of Banbury on the South Oxford Canal, is the oldest working dry dock on the Inland Waterways, having been in continuous use since 1790.

  • Sun
    08
    Oct
    2017
    12:00 pmPig Pen Pottery, Old Bridge Road, Bloxham

    Apple Day is an annual community event held in Bloxham and organised by the Bloxfest committee.

    Bloxham Apple Day

    Hosted by BloxFest

    Apple Day is an annual community event held in Bloxham and organised by the Bloxfest committee.

    This year we are rasing money for Bloxham Fun Day 2018.

    Apple Pressing, Fresh Juice, Cider, Hot Food, Live Music, Games, tombola, Morris Dancing and more!

    Adults £1,

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017
    9:15 amBanbury Museum Spiceball Park Road Banbury, OX16 2PQ

    First World War Munition Site Tours are back for one day only! Don't miss this rare opportunity to explore.

    First World War Munition Site Tours are back for one day only!

    Don't miss this rare opportunity to explore.

    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 Ar

  • Thu
    19
    Oct
    2017
    6:00 pmCentral Banbury, OX16 5JS

    Lowlight Photography Course - Hosted by Vine House Studios

    Lowlight Photography Course.

    Hosted by Vine House Studios.

    Master your low light photography technique during this fun after dark session at banbury Fair.

    We will show you how to create magical images with a mixture of long exposure, flash and light painting activities.

    You will learn how to captur

  • Fri
    20
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pm47 Queensway, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9NF

    The Supper Circle guests

    For a new fine dining experience...

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

    Once you have decided that you are coming to The Supper Circle and booked your space or spaces, you will receive confirmation of your booking. About a week before the event you will receive an email as a gentle

  • Fri
    20
    Oct
    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
    21
    Oct
    2017
    10:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Drop in and join us for a day of fun, making a giant colourful mosaic with over 50,000 little bricks.

    Big Picture, Tiny Bricks.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Fans of LEGO® bricks, we need YOU! Drop in and join us for a day of fun, making a giant colourful mosaic with over 50,000 little bricks. Work in families or individually to create a pattern of bricks on a base plate then add it to the big picture

  • Sat
    21
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pm47 Queensway, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9NF

    The Supper Circle guests

    For a new fine dining experience...

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

    Once you have decided that you are coming to The Supper Circle and booked your space or spaces, you will receive confirmation of your booking. About a week before the event you will receive an email as a gentle

  • Sat
    21
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmChurch of St Peter and St Paul, Main Road, Swalcliffe, near Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 5EH

    The clock rolls back to the Renaissance in a show especially arranged for Swalcliffe in which PIVA will take us on a musical tour of 16th Century London.

    Swalcliffe Concerts presents PIVA in concert.

    The clock rolls back to the Renaissance in a show especially arranged for Swalcliffe in which PIVA will take us on a musical tour of 16th Century London.

    The show will reflect the broad range of music that would have been heard in everyday Elizabethan L

  • Mon
    23
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amThe National Herb Centre Banbury Road, Warmington, Warwickshire OX17 1DF

    Halloween Fun Days at The National Herb Centre

    Halloween Fun Days.

    Hosted by The National Herb Centre

    Pumpkin carving, craft activities, apple bobbing, meet the spooky Halloween creatures - snakes, tarantulas...spooky fancy dress competition, plus many more activities. £5 per person (includes a pumpkin for carving).

    Come along on Monday 23rd or

  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amThe National Herb Centre Banbury Road, Warmington, Warwickshire OX17 1DF

    Halloween Fun Days at The National Herb Centre

    Halloween Fun Days.

    Hosted by The National Herb Centre

    Pumpkin carving, craft activities, apple bobbing, meet the spooky Halloween creatures - snakes, tarantulas...spooky fancy dress competition, plus many more activities. £5 per person (includes a pumpkin for carving).

    Come along on Tuesday 24th b

  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2P

    Come and make your very own junk modelling LEGO® set.

    Let's Build.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Do you have a favourite LEGO® character? Do they live in ninjago land, the galaxy or even in a bat cave or in LEGO® friends world? Come and make your very own junk modelling LEGO® set.

    No need to book, purchase your ticket from the museum shop on the day.

    Drop

  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amStowe House, Buckingham, MK18 5EH

    Discover the eerie shadow effects when developing your photo in a dark room- just like in the movies!

    Make your own pinhole camera.

    Hosted by Stowe House.

    Discover the eerie shadow effects when developing your photo in a dark room- just like in the movies!

    Booking is essential for this event.

    Please email or phone 01280 818 167 to book one of the available time slots below:

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  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Banbury Operatic Society presents Half a Sixpence.

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Featuring much loved hits such as Money to Burn and Flash Bang Wallop, it's not one to miss!

    Tickets available

    Online at www.banburyoperaticsociety.co.uk/tickets,

    O

  • Wed
    25
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Lots of spooky fun for all the family including… make your clay witch/wizard hat and paper bouncy bats

    Spine Tingling Banbury.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Lots of spooky fun for all the family including… make your clay witch/wizard hat and paper bouncy bats. Join in the museum ghost hunt trail, squeal as you plunge your hands into our ‘Bags of Mystery’ and then listen to the interactive Banbury storie

  • Wed
    25
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amStowe House, Buckingham, MK18 5EH

    Join in with the Big Draw at Stowe House!

    Animate it!

    Hosted by Stowe House

    Join in with the Big Draw at Stowe House! Construct a 3D shape or trace your own silhouette for our animated collage.

    Your moving silhouette image might be used to light up the advent windows in December.

    Wednesday 25th October between 11am-4pm

    Suitable for all age

  • Wed
    25
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Banbury Operatic Society presents Half a Sixpence.

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Featuring much loved hits such as Money to Burn and Flash Bang Wallop, it's not one to miss!

    Tickets available Online at www.banburyoperaticsociety.co.uk/tickets, o

  • Thu
    26
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Banbury Operatic Society presents Half a Sixpence.

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Featuring much loved hits such as Money to Burn and Flash Bang Wallop, it's not one to miss!

    Tickets available Online at www.banburyoperaticsociety.co.uk/tickets, o

  • Fri
    27
    Oct
    2017
    7:00 pmCastle at Edgehill, Main St, Edge Hill, Banbury, Oxfordshire ox15 6dj

    Fancy Dress Halloween Party at The Haunted Castle

    Fancy Dress Halloween Party at The Haunted Castle.

    Hosted by Castle at Edgehill

    Fancy Dress Halloween House Party with DJ, Cocktail Bar & Wood Fired Ovens.

    The Castle is a fantastic spooky location to host a spooky themed party. £10 advance purchase ticket price £12 on the door.

    To book, please cal

  • Fri
    27
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Banbury Operatic Society presents Half a Sixpence.

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Featuring much loved hits such as Money to Burn and Flash Bang Wallop, it's not one to miss!

    Tickets available Online at www.banburyoperaticsociety.co.uk/tickets, o

  • Sat
    28
    Oct
    2017
    7:00 pmSt Peter & St Paul Church Swalcliffe, Oxfordshire, OX15 5DR

    Harvest Supper by Candlelight in Swalcliffe Church

    Harvest Supper by Candlelight in Swalcliffe Church.

    Delicious three course supper

    Live musical interlude with Misha Kovalov, a talented guitarist playing a lively mix of gypsy

    Misha Kovalov is a Latvian Gypsy Jazz/World music guitar player whose playing style is mainly influenced by French gypsy gu

  • Sat
    28
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Banbury Academy Ruskin Road, Banbury OX16 9HY

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Banbury Operatic Society presents Half a Sixpence.

    Join Arthur Kipps and a whole host of wonderful characters in this classic musical.

    Featuring much loved hits such as Money to Burn and Flash Bang Wallop, it's not one to miss!

    Tickets available Online at www.banburyoperaticsociety.co.uk/tickets, o

  • Sat
    28
    Oct
    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
    29
    Oct
    2017
    7:00 pmMiddleton Cheney Library, Main Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17 2PD

    The fantastic James Hornsby as he presents his one-man show of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'.

    Middleton Cheney Library Supporters Present;

    The fantastic James Hornsby, as he presents his one-man show of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula'.

    Running time of the show is 1hr 40m, plus an interval.

    DRACULA is not suitable for children under 12.

    Sunday 29 October at 7 pm

    We anticipate that this event will be

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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