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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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  • Fri
    05
    Jan
    2018
    Also Known As 54-56 Parson's St, Banbury OX16 5NB

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents... Only The Poets + Support from Megzz

    ALSO KNOWN AS Presents...

    Only The Poets + Support from Megzz

    Only The Poets are a 4 piece indie band from Reading.

    Indie-Pop from Reading! https://open.spotify.com/artist/3Z40kLBFU7C8532e2YLE9t

    FREE ENTRY

    8 PM - 11 PM

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

    Help spread the news

  • Fri
    05
    Jan
    2018
    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 farmers market with plenty of fresh, local produce.

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Place.

    Operated by Cherwell District

  • Sun
    07
    Jan
    2018
    9:00 amBicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX26 5HA

    Sunday Scramble Hosted by Bicester Heritage

    Sunday Scramble

    Hosted by Bicester Heritage

    Sunday at 9am - 2pm

    Sunday Scramble tickets

    Once off limits to the public for almost one hundred years in the hands of the RAF and MOD, the UK's best-preserved WW2 RAF Bomber Station is now open to the public. Historic vehicle owners and enthusiasts can n

  • Sun
    07
    Jan
    2018
    12noonMercure Whately Hall 17 - 19 Horse Fair Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 0AN

    The Mercure Whately Hall Wedding Fayre Banbury.

    The Mercure Whately Hall Wedding Fayre Banbury.

    Looking for a conveniently placed venue with accommodation?

    Come along and meet Lisa and the team at The Whately Hall, they have hundreds of weddings to their credit and are adept at ensuring your day runs smoothly.

    Lots of local recommended suppliers

  • Tue
    09
    Jan
    2018
    7:30 pmChipping Norton Theatre, 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton, OX7 5NL

    Suburbicon (2017) - Official Trailer - Paramount Pictures.

    Film: Suburbicon (15). Hosted by Chipping Norton Theatre

    Suburbicon is a peaceful, idyllic suburban community but the tranquil surface masks a disturbing reality in the Coen Brothers’-penned dark comedy.

    Film: Suburbicon (15) Showing at Chipping Norton Theatre

    Date: January 9

    Time: 7:30pm - 10pm

  • Wed
    10
    Jan
    2018
    12:00 pmCulworth Village Hall

    T'ai Chi Chih Free Taster Session Classes - Hosted by Breathe Into Life

    Free T'ai Chi Chih Taster Session Classes.

    Hosted by Breathe Into Life

    Culworth Village Hall - 9th January 2018

    12 noon

    Or why not try one of these free taster classes a go;

    Woodgreen Leisure Centre - 9th January 2018 2pm
    Woodgreen Leisure Centre - 10th January 2018 1.30pm
    The Core Zone, Middleton

  • Sun
    21
    Jan
    2018
    10:00 amThe Theatre Bar, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton, OX7 5NL

    Panto Set, Prop & Costume Sale

    Panto Set, Prop & Costume Sale | Sleeping Beauty.

    Hosted by Chipping Norton Theatre

    Whether you’re a theatre company, a school or a panto fan just looking for a curiosity for your windowsill, come and see what we have to offer.

    With handmade costumes, well crafted props & LOTS of flowers there wil

  • Sun
    21
    Jan
    2018
    11:00 amHeythrop Park Resort, Heythrop Park, Enstone, nr Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire Ox7 5UE

    Heythrop Park Resort Wedding Fayre.

    Heythrop Park Resort Wedding Fayre.

    Sunday 21st January 2018 - Hosted by Guides for Brides Wedding Fairs.

    We are pleased to return to Heythrop Park Resort in January, to organise another fair for the Spring season at this spectacular venue.

    Heythrop Park Resort is set in 400 acres of stunning Oxfor

  • Wed
    24
    Jan
    2018
    8:00 pmBanbury Cross Pub, Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH 

    Burns Night With Hector Gilchrist Hosted by Banbury Folk Club

    Burns Night With Hector Gilchrist.

    Hosted by Banbury Folk Club

    Our annual Burns celebration, Hector Gilchrist, a great singer/guitarist from Ayrshire with a golden voice is well versed in the songs and poems of Rabbie Burns.

    A haggis, tatties 'n' neeps supper will be provided at a small extra charg

  • Fri
    26
    Jan
    2018
    6:00 pmThe Cockhorse, Chatsworth Drive, Cherwell Heights, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9YJ

    Kids Disco Hosted by The Cockhorse Pub Banbury

    Kids Disco

    Hosted by The Cockhorse Pub Banbury

    Time: 6 - 8pm

    Date: 26 January 2018

    Why not enjoy a drink while the children are entertained with:

    Dancing!

    Games with prizes!

    Special offer - Fruit Shoot and crisps for just £1.80!

    Address: The Cockhorse, Chatsworth Drive, Cherwell Heights, Banbury, O

  • Sat
    27
    Jan
    2018
    10:00 amWarriner School Farm, Bloxham OX15 4LJ

    Young Birdwatchers Course Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Young Birdwatchers Course.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Saturday at 10am - 4pm

    Young birdwatching course suitable for 9 to 12 year olds with an interest in being outside, nature and wildlife.

    The day will include quizzes, activities, bird ID skills and a winter survey of the farmland birds on The

  • Sun
    28
    Jan
    2018
    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

  • Wed
    31
    Jan
    2018
    1:30 amWoodgreen Leisure Centre, park road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 0HS

    T'ai Chi Chih Free Taster Session Classes Hosted by Laurin McDonald Lewitt

    T'ai Chi Chih Free Taster Session Classes

    Hosted by Laurin McDonald Lewitt

    T’ai Chi Chih is a series of 19 gentle movements and one pose that anyone can do regardless of age or physical ability. It’s a gentle moving meditation that helps relax and refresh mind, body and spirit promoting health and

  • Wed
    31
    Jan
    2018
    8:00 pmBanbury Cross Pub, Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH 

    Youth Night - Hosted By Stevie Cooper

     

    A night of performance from young local artists.

    Hosted by Stevie Cooper

    Introducing:

    Blue E. Watson, Katie Wickham, Miah Alicia and Phoebe Rose

    Blue E. Watson has grown up round musicians and the arts. His first solo performance was at the folk club. He  has featured in the long running local ba

  • Thu
    01
    Feb
    2018
    10:00 amMarket place and Bridge Street Banbury

    Rallye Monte Carlo Historique and Classique

    Rallye Monte Carlo Historique and Classique comes to Banbury.

    In Bridge Street and the Market Square from 10am to 3.30pm – classic cars, street food, market and more

    There’s so much to see and do at the FREE Monte Carlo Rally event happening in Banbury on Thursday, 1 Feb as Banbury becomes a checkp

  • Sat
    03
    Feb
    2018
    2:00 pmRollright Stones Off A3400, near Chipping Norton OX7 5QB

    Imbolc Ceremony with Watchers of the Old Ways

    You are invited to celebrate Imbolc.

    Hosted by Watchers of the Old Ways

    Imbolc is one of the four Greater Sabbats in the pagan Wheel of the Year and heralds the first signs of Spring. It is dedicated to the Goddess Brigid and is the first fire festival of the year. It is a cross-quarter day, midway

  • Sat
    03
    Feb
    2018
    9:00 pmThe Cockhorse, Chatsworth Drive, Cherwell Heights, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9YJ

    On Saturday February 3rd from 9 pm till late Gilko will be playing all the Soul & Motown you know and love!

    Soul & Motown Party

    Hosted by the CockHorse Pub - Banbury

    Get your dancing shoes on!

    On Saturday February 3rd from 9 pm till late Gilko will be playing all the Soul & Motown you know and love!

    If you enjoy;

    Free entry
    Soul music
    Disco
    Dancing

    Then this is for you.

    Address: The Cockhorse, Chatsworth

  • Sun
    04
    Feb
    2018
    8:00 pmYe Olde Reine Deer Inn, 47 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5NA

    This month talented Banbury musician Jim Bennion joins regular host band Dave Arrowsmith, Colin Myers and Zsolt Mike. Let's jam!

    Banbury Blues Club with Jim Bennion.

    Hosted by Banbury Blues Club and Ye Olde Reine Deer Inn

    This month talented Banbury musician Jim Bennion joins regular host band Dave Arrowsmith, Colin Myers and Zsolt Mike.

    Let's jam!

    Blues
    British blues
    Blues rock

    PA, backline and drums provided.

    All welcome. 

  • Tue
    06
    Feb
    2018
    7:00 pmSibford School, Sibford Ferris, Nr Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 5QL

    Sibford School near Banbury will be presenting Monty Python’s ‘Spamalot’ from February 6 ~ 8.

    Sibford School presents SPAMALOT.

    Sibford School near Banbury will be presenting Monty Python’s ‘Spamalot’ from February 6 ~ 8.

    Performances start at 7pm. Tickets cost £10 (£8 for concessions) and include a glass of bubbles and canapés.

    Loosely based on the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail

  • Wed
    07
    Feb
    2018
    8:00 pmBanbury Cross Pub, Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH 

     Travelling Minstrel Evening Hosted by Banbury Folk Club

    Travelling Minstrel Evening.

    Hosted by Banbury Folk Club

    Only called Travelling Minstrel as both our guests come from outside the local area.

    Both have performed at our open mic night and impressed so much they've been invited back for longer sets

    Introducing Craig Joiner and Oaklees Ris

     

    Date: We

  • Thu
    08
    Feb
    2018
    6:00 pmThe Great Barn Upper Aynho Grounds, Aynho, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3AY

    The Great Barn - Wedding Venue, Upper Aynho Grounds, Aynho, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3AY

    The Great Barn Wedding Fair.

    Hosted by The Great Barn - Wedding Venue

    A wide range of the Great Barn's preferred suppliers will be on hand to help you plan & gain inspiration for your special day!

    It is a great opportunity to take a look at our gorgeous refurbished 18th century Cotswold Stone Barn

  • Thu
    08
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmMagdalen College School, Waynflete Campus, Brackley

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Brackley Players Present

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Will Flora save her shop?

    Will the plant help?

    And who are those guys from another planet?

    A fun family panto, secure the best seats by booking now

    Tickets from Davies and Partners Brackl

  • Fri
    09
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmMagdalen College School, Waynflete Campus, Brackley

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Brackley Players Present.

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Will Flora save her shop?

    Will the plant help?

    And who are those guys from another planet?

    A fun family panto, secure the best seats by booking now

    Tickets from Davies and Partners Brack

  • Fri
    09
    Feb
    2018
    7:45 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton Ltd, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton, Oxon. OX7 5NL

    The Salts are one of the most exciting and energetic bands on the folk circuit, performing rousing sea shanties

    The Salts | Songs From The Sea.

    Hosted by The Salts and Chipping Norton Theatre.

    The Salts are one of the most exciting and energetic bands on the folk circuit, performing rousing sea shanties, presenting original material alongside their interpretations of traditional songs we all know and love.

    T

  • Sat
    10
    Feb
    2018
    2:30 pmMagdalen College School, Waynflete Campus, Brackley

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Brackley Players Present.

    It's Pantomime time in Brackley, and this years offering is 'Little Panto of Horrors'.

    Will Flora save her shop?

    Will the plant help?

    And who are those guys from another planet?

    A fun family panto, secure the best seats by booking now

    Tickets from Davies and Partners Brack

  • Sat
    10
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton Ltd, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton, Oxon. OX7 5NL

    Another chance to catch one of the most talked about, breathlessly thrlling and satirically timely films of the year.

    Film: GET OUT (15).

    Screened at The Theatre Chipping Norton

    Director: Jordan Peele - 104mins

    Another chance to catch one of the most talked about, breathlessly thrilling and satirically timely films of the year.

    It’s time for a young African American to meet his white girlfriend’s parents at their

  • Sun
    11
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amEttington Chase, Banbury Rd, Ettington, Warwickshire, CV37 7NZ

    Ettington Chase Wedding Fayre

    Ettington Chase Wedding Fayre.

    Hosted by Diva Wedding Fayres

    DIVA Wedding Fayres have a new show - at Ettington Chase Hotel!

    We are thrilled to be bringing one of our award winning wedding shows to Warwickshire, and close to Stratford Upon Avon!

    Join us for our first show -

    FREE ENTRY

    FREE Goody Ba …

  • Tue
    13
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amBanbury Museum Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    A rare chance to see fascinating fossils and beautiful crystals close up under the microscope. You can even explore what is under your own fingernails!

    Fabulous fossils goes close up!

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    A rare chance to see fascinating fossils and beautiful crystals close up under the microscope. You can even explore what is under your own fingernails!

    Also, dinosaur and ice age mask-making, a fossil dig where you can find and keep a fossil

  • Wed
    14
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Experience a world of limitless opportunity as you try the latest virtual reality technology for yourself.

    Virtual reality time – FREE!

    Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Experience a world of limitless opportunity as you try the latest virtual reality technology for yourself.

    Space Studio Banbury is coming to Banbury Museum, bringing cutting-edge kit from its unique Virtual Reality Suite. You can step into virtu

  • Wed
    14
    Feb
    2018
    8:00 pmBanbury Cross Pub, Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH 

    Banbury Folk Club Love SLAPP night

    Banbury Folk Club Love SLAPP night.

    Come and celebrate Valentines Day.

    Bring along your song, poems and stories to take a romantic look at the theme of love.

    Date: Wednesday, February 14

    Time:  8pm

    Admission: Suggested donation £3

    Tickets for any event can be reserved in advance by calling 07845 82

  • Thu
    15
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Animal adventures Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Animal adventures.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Come on an underground adventure! Listen to the brilliant stories of Freddy the fox and Billy the badger, search high and low to solve the mystery museum trail, make your very own meerkat pop-up scene, design and decorate your very own animal mask and, wi

  • Thu
    15
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton Ltd, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton, Oxon. OX7 5NL

    Call Me By Your Name

    Call Me By Your Name (15)

    Hosted by Chipping Norton Theatre

    *Nominated for the EE BAFTA #RisingStarAward*

    As seductive as its North Italian setting, Luca Guadagigno’s adaptation of André Aciman’s coming-of-age novel is a sun-kissed cinematic ode to the ecstasy and exquisite pain of first love.

    Timo

  • Fri
    16
    Feb
    2018
    2:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    Don't Dribble On The Dragon

    Don't Dribble On The Dragon.

    Hosted by The People's Theatre Company and The Mill Arts Centre

    My brother has a dragon and he keeps it secretly Within a box beneath his socks. He’s hiding it from me…

    Tom is a toddler with a cool older brother, a secret dragon… and a dribbling problem that just won’t

  • Fri
    16
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton Ltd, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton, Oxon. OX7 5NL

    Call Me By Your Name

    Call Me By Your Name (15)

    Hosted by Chipping Norton Theatre

    *Nominated for the EE BAFTA #RisingStarAward*

    As seductive as its North Italian setting, Luca Guadagigno’s adaptation of André Aciman’s coming-of-age novel is a sun-kissed cinematic ode to the ecstasy and exquisite pain of first love.

    Timo

  • Sun
    18
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amThe Tythe Barn Manor Farm Charbridge Lane Launton Bicester Oxon OX26 4SR

    The Tythe Barn Wedding Fair

    The Tythe Barn Wedding Fair in Launton Bicester.

    Hosted by Guides for Brides Wedding Fairs

    The Tythe Barn is a beautiful 14th Century barn in Oxfordshire.

    This stunning venue is always a popular wedding fair, so pop along to The Tythe Barn and meet some of Oxfordshire’s top wedding suppliers, as we

  • Sun
    18
    Feb
    2018
    2:00 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Stand Up Comedy Compèring & One-Man Improv Workshop.

    Stand Up Comedy Compèring & One-Man Improv Workshop.

    Hosted by Atic Banbury and Ben Van der Velde.

    Whether you’re an open mic comic wanting to learn the basics of compering or a more seasoned pro keen to extend your skill set, join accomplished compere Ben Van der Velde for this four hour workshop

  • Sun
    25
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amCompton Verney, Nr Warwick, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ

    Compton Verney specialises in bespoke weddings, tailoring each part of the day exactly how you want it.

    Compton Verney Wedding Fayre.

    Hosted by Compton Verney

    Date: Sunday, February 25

    Time: 11am - 3pm

    Join us on Sunday 25 February and discover how to make your dream day a reality. Our Wedding Fayre is the perfect opportunity to view our range of spaces from stunning galleries and restored chapel to …

  • Sun
    25
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amSulgrave Manor Manor Rd, Sulgrave, Nr Banbury OX17 2SD

    Sulgrave Manor’s Wedding Showcase

    Sulgrave Manor’s Wedding Showcase.

    Hosted by Sulgrave Manor, ancestral home to George Washington.

    Sulgrave Manor is a unique historic property which allows a couple to create a wonderful bespoke backdrop for their wedding celebrations.

    Join us for our wedding showcase and meet Alexandra and Sarah-L …

  • Sun
    25
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amBanbury Town Hall

    Banbury Town Hall Wedding Fair - Town Hall Buildings, 1 Bridge St, Banbury OX16 5QB

    Banbury Town Council Events are delighted to be hosting their first Banbury Town Hall Wedding Fair of 2018.

    Date: Sunday 2th February.

    Doors open from 11.00am until 3.00pm:

    The Wedding Fair is free to attend.

    Not able to make the event?

    There is an excellent list of recommended wedding businesses b …

  • Sun
    25
    Feb
    2018
    11:00 amMiddle Aston House, Middle Aston, OX25 5PT

    Middle Aston House Wedding Fair

    Middle Aston House Wedding Fair.

    Hosted by Guides for Brides Wedding Fairs

    This beautiful venue boasts rolling landscaped grounds and it's very own lake - perfect for those photo opportunities! You can also get married outside, weather permitting.

    The fair will be open from 11 am to 3 pm and all br …

  • Thu
    01
    Mar
    2018
    10:30 amBodicote Church House OX15 4DW

    Ready to Start Stitching? Sign up for Quilting Lessons Starting March 1st

    A beginners course.

    Create a quilt from start to finish with Jenny.

    Jenny will lovingly guide you through the process to make something really special!

    Meet new people and enjoy a therapeutic and practical new hobby.

    Let's Make Something Beautiful.

    Dates:

    March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, April 26t

  • Thu
    01
    Mar
    2018
    6:30 pmThe Bodicote Church House, Church Street Bodicote OX15 4DW

    Ready to Start Stitching? Sign up for Quilting Lessons Starting March 1st

    A beginners course.

    Create a quilt from start to finish with Jenny.

    Jenny will lovingly guide you through the process to make something really special!

    Meet new people and enjoy a therapeutic and practical new hobby.

    Let's Make Something Beautiful.

    Dates:

    March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, April 26t

  • Fri
    02
    Mar
    2018
    3:30 pmVarious venues in Chipping Norton

    Chipping Norton Comedy Festival

    Chipping Norton Comedy Festival

    Hosted by Chipping Norton Comedy Festival and Chipping Norton Theatre

    ts a new festival for Chipping Norton. No knitting involved - just comedy. Hopefully in many different forms from stand-up to kids komedy, improv to poetry, from comedy writing workshops to perform

  • Fri
    02
    Mar
    2018
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre at Banbury Academy, Banbury

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an evening of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Banbury Operatic Society Present An Evening in Vienna.

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an evening of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Including The Merry Widow Waltz; You Are My Heart’s Delight; The Radetzky March; The Laughin

  • Sat
    03
    Mar
    2018
    2:00 pmWarriner School Farm, Bloxham OX15 4LJ

    Lambing Open Afternoon Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Lambing Open Afternoon.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Open farm event at lambing time. Walk around the farm yard and buildings to visit newborn lambs and calves as well as the other animals (goats, pigs, poultry and donkey).

    Refreshments will be available to purchase.

    Date: Saturday, March 3

    Time:

  • Sat
    03
    Mar
    2018
    2:30 pmWykham Theatre at Banbury Academy, Banbury

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an afternoon of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Banbury Operatic Society Present An afternoon in Vienna.

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an afternoon of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Including The Merry Widow Waltz; You Are My Heart’s Delight; The Radetzky March; The Lau

  • Sat
    03
    Mar
    2018
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre at Banbury Academy, Banbury

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an evening of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Banbury Operatic Society Present An Evening in Vienna.

    Join Banbury Operatic Society for an evening of well known and loved musical numbers from the Operettas of Strauss, Lehar, Offenbach and their friends.

    Including The Merry Widow Waltz; You Are My Heart’s Delight; The Radetzky March; The Laughin

  • Sun
    04
    Mar
    2018
    2:00 pmWarriner School Farm, Bloxham OX15 4LJ

    Lambing Open Afternoon Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Lambing Open Afternoon.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Open farm event at lambing time. Walk around the farm yard and buildings to visit newborn lambs and calves as well as the other animals (goats, pigs, poultry and donkey).

    Refreshments will be available to purchase.

    Date: Sunday, March 4th

    Time:

  • Sat
    28
    Apr
    2018
    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

  • Fri
    11
    May
    2018
    9:00 amMarket Place Banbury Oxfordshire

    international market ‘Flavours of the World’ is visiting Banbury

    Flavours of the World comprises between 20 to 30 carefully selected stalls. The market will comprise international traders selling top quality artisan-produced foods and craft products from around the world.

    You have tasted baguettes, you’ve experimented with croissants and we all love a warm pain-

  • Sat
    19
    May
    2018
    9:30 amSt Mary's Church, Church Green, Witney, OX28 4AW Oxfordshire

    Witney Festival of Food and Drink on Saturday, May 19 at 9:30am

    Witney Festival of Food and Drink has gone from strength to strength.

    It proved so popular – and grew so rapidly – that within two years of the first festival every available inch of St Mary’s and the surrounding area was filled.

    So, being the foodie’s West Oxfordshire Glastonbury, the onus is now

  • Mon
    21
    May
    2018
    10:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    Making it Work: The Everyday History of a Banburyshire Village.

    Making it Work: The Everyday History of a Banburyshire Village.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Discover more about the changing way of life in the villages of North Oxfordshire from Victorian times to recent times.

    This foyer exhibition looks at Hornton as a prime example of a North Oxfordshire rural co

  • Wed
    23
    May
    2018
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    A walk on the wildside Hosted by Banbury Museum

    A walk on the wildside.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Come along and join members of Banbury Museum’s ‘Times Gone By’ group and Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, for a very special walking tour of Spiceball park, Banbury.

    We will be meeting at 11am by the wooden gated entrance ne

  • Thu
    24
    May
    2018
    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!

    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!

    Held in the centre of Banbury outside Marks & Spencers.

    Banbur

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    9:00 amDeddington Market, Market Place, Deddington, Oxon, OX15 0SE

     Come to the finest, and probably the happiest Farmer's Market in the county.

    Come to the finest, and probably the happiest Farmer's Market in the county.

    All stallholders have to undergo a rigorous selection procedure so you can rest assured that everything you buy is of the highest quality.

    More details of offers and new products can be found on www.deddingtonfarmersmarket

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    11:00 amBlenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP

    One of the world’s most respected chefs, Raymond Blanc OBE.

    Hosted by Fantastic British Food Festivals and Blenheim Palace.

    We’re really excited about this years line up at beautiful Blenheim Palace.

    Last year we welcomed 25,000 visitors and this year the festival is even bigger!

    We’ve organised fascinating masterclasses with food and drink experts, includi

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    11:00 am Upton House & Gardens, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6HT

     Fledgling Birds Trail for May Half Term - Hosted by Upton House and Gardens NT

    Fledgling Birds Trail for May Half Term.

    Hosted by Upton House and Gardens NT.

    If you followed our lifecycle of a bird trail over Easter, you'll love what we have planned for May Half-term!

    Follow the Fledgling trail to learn about the next step in a birds growth cycle; nestlings into fledglings an

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    6:45 pmWoodgreen Leisure Centre, Woodgreen Ave, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0HS

    DON'T MISS An evening of Live Amateur Boxing featuring local talented young boxers.

    LIVE Boxing - Hosted by Banbury Boxing Club.

    DON'T MISS An evening of Live Amateur Boxing featuring local talented young boxers.

    Male and female, schoolboy, youth and senior bouts.

    Fully licensed England Boxing Event.

    Bar refreshments.

    Saturday, May 26 at 6:45pm - 11pm

    Woodgreen Leisure Centre, Woo

  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    10:00 amMarket Square, Warwick

    Warwick Food Festival Hosted by CJ's Events Warwickshire Limited

    Warwick Food & Drink Festival.

    Hosted by CJ's Events Warwickshire Limited

    Warwick Food Festival will return for it's fourth year on Sunday 27th May 2018, 10am - 6pm to celebrate the diverse food and drink from across Warwick District and beyond.

    The Festival will feature a mouth-watering line up of

  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    11:00 amBlenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP

    One of the world’s most respected chefs, Raymond Blanc OBE.

    Hosted by Fantastic British Food Festivals and Blenheim Palace.

    We’re really excited about this years line up at beautiful Blenheim Palace.

    Last year we welcomed 25,000 visitors and this year the festival is even bigger!

    We’ve organised fascinating masterclasses with food and drink experts, includi

  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    12 NoonThe Dog and Gun Banbury, 6 North Bar Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0TB

     Family Fun Charity Day For Make A Wish Foundation

    Family Fun Charity Day For Make A Wish Foundation.

    Hosted by The Dog and Gun Banbury.

    Come down for another fantastic family fun charity day.

    Enjoy a bbq, bouncy castle, face painting, kids games, music and much much more.

    This year our designated charity is Make a Wish Foundation which grants wish

  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    4:00 pmThe Wine Vaults, 5/6 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5LW

    Fruits of the Summer Festival. Hosted by The Wine Vaults.

    Fruits of the Summer Festival.

    Hosted by The Wine Vaults.

    20+ Different Fruit Ciders

    Inside and Outside Bars

    Plus DJs and Hog Roast

    From 4pm on Sunday, May 27th

    The Wine Vaults, 5/6 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5LW

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  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    9:00 pmCastle at Edgehill, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6DJ

    Outdoor Cinema at The Castle

    Outdoor Cinema at The Castle.

    Hosted by Castle Events and Castle at Edgehill

    We shall be holding our third year running open air cinema night on Bank Holiday Sunday 27th May for everyone to enjoy the end of the Bank Holiday and some Sunday chilling.

    Our wood fired ovens shall be going for food avai

  • Mon
    28
    May
    2018
    11:00 amBlenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP

    One of the world’s most respected chefs, Raymond Blanc OBE.

    Hosted by Fantastic British Food Festivals and Blenheim Palace.

    We’re really excited about this years line up at beautiful Blenheim Palace.

    Last year we welcomed 25,000 visitors and this year the festival is even bigger!

    We’ve organised fascinating masterclasses with food and drink experts, includi

  • Tue
    29
    May
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    Make your own marvellous machine - Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Make your own marvellous machine.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Exercise your artistic and engineering skills while learning some basics about the science of mechanical movement in this creative technology workshop.

    Using a mix of pre-made parts, chopsticks, a box, and a load of art and craft materials

  • Wed
    30
    May
    2018
    11:00 amWilliam Morris School, Bretch Hill, Banbury, OX16 0UZ

    Come along to William Morris primary school annual summer fayre.

    Come along to William Morris primary school annual summer fayre.

    30th June 2018 from 11am til 2pm

    Lots to do fo all ages, including tombolas, raffle, fair rides and ice creams.

    William Morris School, Bretch Hill, Banbury, OX16 0UZ

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  • Wed
    30
    May
    2018
    2:00 pmBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    Brick Jam! Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Brick Jam!

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Back due to popular demand. This event has proved VERY popular! If you're thinking of coming along, please be aware you may have to wait as we can only fit 25 children in the room at a time....

    Meanwhile there's our Marvellous Machines exhibition to see, and mak

  • Thu
    31
    May
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    Hobby horse happenings. Hosted by Banbury Museum

    Hobby horse happenings.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Inspired by the rhyme of ‘Banbury Cross’ come and make your very own special wooden hobby horse.

    Times: 10:30am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm

    Price: £4 per child

    Suitable For: Ages 4+

    Drop in Activity, come along whenever you like. Closed for lunch between 1

  • Thu
    31
    May
    2018
    11:00 amCastle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5UN

    Step into the 360° pop-up planetarium for a truly out of this world experience.

    Pop up Planetarium at Castle Quay

    Step into the 360° pop-up planetarium for a truly out of this world experience.

    There is no need to book simply come down on the day to join in.

    Thursday, May 31 at 11am - 4pm

    Castle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5UN

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  • Thu
    31
    May
    2018
    11:00 amUpton House & Gardens, near Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6HT

    Upton House and Gardens NT‎Summer Fair

    Upton House and Gardens NT‎Summer Fair.

    Combine a visit to Upton house and our beautiful summer gardens with a visit our first ever summer fair where you'll find interesting hand made local products such as textiles, foods and arts and crafts.

    There will be a variety of local business exhibiting wi

  • Thu
    31
    May
    2018
    2:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QE

    Morgan & West: More Magic For Kids. Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Morgan & West: More Magic For Kids.

    For all aged 5+ (Not a problem with under-fives in the audience but not aimed at them) 60 minutes – no interval.

    Time-travelling magicians Morgan & West return to the stage with a marvellous magic show full of crazy capers for the young, old, and everyone in-betw

  • Fri
    01
    Jun
    2018
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Banbury Famers Market is on the first Friday of every month

    Banbury farmer's market.

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

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    The first Friday of every month

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Pla

  • Fri
    01
    Jun
    2018
    11:00 amCastle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5UN

    Step into the 360° pop-up planetarium for a truly out of this world experience.

    Pop up Planetarium at Castle Quay.

    Step into the 360° pop-up planetarium for a truly out of this world experience.

    There is no need to book simply come down on the day to join in.

    Thursday, May 31 at 11am - 4pm

    Castle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5UN

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  • Sat
    02
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amWarwick Racecourse, Hampton St, CV34 6HN Warwick, Warwickshire

     The Thai Festival is returning to Warwick this Summer!

    Warwick Thai Festival.

    The Thai Festival is returning to Warwick this Summer!

    Come and enjoy the spirit of Thailand and experience Thai culture for yourself, taste some of the wonderful traditional foods on offer and you'll understand why Thailand is one of the worlds most popular destinations and

  • Sat
    02
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amThe Fibreworks, 10A Middle Row, Chipping Norton, OX7 5NH

    Fibre Festival 2018 Hosted by The Fibreworks

    This year's Fibre Festival once again takes over Middle Row and is inspired by traditional wool fairs.

    Look out for sheep from Home Farm Wensleydales, spinning, yarn dyeing, felting and weaving, as well as stunning hand-dyed yarns for sale.

    Saturday, June 2 at 10am - 4pm

    The Fibreworks, 10A Middle

  • Sat
    02
    Jun
    2018
    2:30 pmBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

    The way we were. Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    The way we were.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Village life in the last two centuries

    Join Laurie Stewart-Furneaux from Hornton History Group for an illustrated talk delving into tales of changing village life.

    Why was Hornton described as being ‘on the fringe of civilisation’ in 1840? How did this rem

  • Sat
    02
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Hosted by DJ Deafout and Atic Banbury

    DJ Deafout’s Heavy Hitters.

    Hosted by DJ Deafout and Atic Banbury

    DJ Deafout brings his heavy hitting vinyl to Atic for another night of big fat rock & roll records.
    Everything from Chemical Brothers to Led Zeppelin to Bring me the Horizon.

    Great music, top selection of drinks & free entry all nigh

  • Sun
    03
    Jun
    2018
    11:00 amSulgrave Manor, ancestral home to George Washington, Manor Road, Sulgrave, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX172SD

    Join Sulgrave Manor for a spectacular celebration of all things Tudor at the end of the May half-term holiday.

    Midsummer Tudor Fair.

    Hosted by Sulgrave Manor.

    Join Sulgrave Manor for a spectacular celebration of all things Tudor at the end of the May half-term holiday.

    See Sulgrave Manor come alive with a huge range of fun activities perfect for families and all ages.

    *Historical crafts for the kids
    *Live m

  • Fri
    08
    Jun
    2018
    7:00 pmDeddington Church, Deddington OX15 0SA

    Once again we are proud to present an evening of world class jazz in Deddington.

    Deddington Festival Jazz Night.

    Hosted by John Salt.

    Once again we are proud to present an evening of world class jazz in Deddington.

    This year we welcome The Lewis Wright Duet and Chico Chica to the atmospheric setting of Deddington Parish Church.

    Lewis Wright is an award-winning British vibraphon

  • Fri
    08
    Jun
    2018
    7:00 pmWoodford United F.C, Woodford Halse, Near Daventry, Northamptonshire.

    Woodford Halse Summer Festival

    Woodford Halse Summer Festival.

    Woodford Halse sport's and community club are proud to announce they will holding their 1st summer festival this June.

    The event will be set up as a friendly family event and everyone is welcome to come on any of the 3 days and camp.

    Already lots of things are confir

  • Sat
    09
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amTowcester Racecourse London Road Towcester NN12 6LB

    Annual celebration of artisan food and drink.

    Towcester Food Festival 2018.

    Annual celebration of artisan food and drink.

    Yummy things to eat and imbibe with up to 100 food and drink producers, chef demos, tasting workshops, street food market, live music, cocktail classes, kids cookery classes, foodie talks and free family circus.

    Saturday Ju

  • Sat
    09
    Jun
    2018
    12:00 pmHigh Street Brackley

    Come along and support this years Brackley Community Carnival

    Brackley Community Carnival.

    Hosted by Brackley Community Carnival

    Come along and support this years Brackley Community Carnival,

    Procession starts at 11am from Bracken Leas School, carries on up Pavillons Way, down Halse Road to the High Street then into Magdalen College School, arriving around 12

  • Sat
    09
    Jun
    2018
    12:00 pmSor Brook, Bodicote, Nr Banbury, Oxfodshire

    DuckFest

    Where does DuckFest take place?

    It takes place on Sor Brook - the easiest way of explaining where this is, is as follows...

    There is a road opposite Bodicote Village Stores - which turns to a track - follow this track to Sor Brook. (There is no parking except for blue badge holders sorry).

    So how d

  • Sat
    09
    Jun
    2018
    1:00 pmJubilee Park, Barley Close, Bloxham, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Bloxham Family Fun Day returns to the Jubilee Park for 2018.

    Bloxham Family Fun Day 2018.

    Hosted by Jubilee Park, Bloxham

    Save the date! Bloxham Family Fun Day returns to the Jubilee Park for 2018.

    Saturday, June 9 at 1pm - 7pm

    Jubilee Park, Barley Close, Bloxham, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire

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  • Sun
    10
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amHornton Grounds Farm, Hornton Grounds, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6HH

    Open Farm Sunday Hosted by Hornton Grounds Farm.

    Open Farm Sunday.

    Hosted by Hornton Grounds Farm.

    Hornton Grounds is participating in Open Farm Sunday on 10th June 2018. 10am - 4pm.

    **FREE ADMISSION**

    - Hog Roast / BBQ
    - Tea, Coffee & Cake
    - Tractor & Trailer rides
    - Farm Shop Open all day
    - Sheep shearing demonstration
    - Lots of animals to see,

  • Sun
    10
    Jun
    2018
    10:30 amSpiceball Park, Banbury

    Banbury & District Show

    Banbury & District Show.

    Banbury and District Show is held in Spiceball Park every year and is free entry.

    There are two fields packed with family fun entertainment. Funfair, inflatables, various food & drink, arena entertainment, activities, dog show, beer tent and lots lots more to keep the famil

  • Sun
    10
    Jun
    2018
    10:30 amSpiceball Park, Banbury

    A one day Art Festival showcasing the best artisans of the area!

    Banbury ArtFest 2018.

    Hosted by Banbury Art Fest

    A one day Art Festival showcasing the best artisans of the area!

    One huge marquee, one day, and over thirty talented artists and crafts people showcasing their wares and demonstrating their skills.

    Sunday at 10:30 am - 4 pm

    Spiceball Park, Banbury

    Li

  • Sun
    10
    Jun
    2018
    11:00 amCentre of Deddington, Osfordshire

    Deddy-Car-Fest 2018  Hosted by Deddy-Car-Fest

    Deddy-Car-Fest 2018.

    Hosted by Deddy-Car-Fest

    Sunday, June 10 at 11 am - 4:30 pm.

    Deddy Car Fest is back for a second season showcasing some of the village’s fastest, oldest, rarest and downright wackiest vehicles.

    This year we are raising money that will go to a Children's Mental Health Charity.

    A

  • Thu
    14
    Jun
    2018
    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!

    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!

    Held in the centre of Banbury outside Marks & Spencers.

    Banbur

  • Thu
    14
    Jun
    2018
    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

    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.

    Open from 6pm to 8pm.

    Cotswold Baking

    The Adderbury Food Market will be working hard to continue to bring a wide and interesting variety

  • Fri
    15
    Jun
    2018
    8:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    'God gave Rock and Roll to you' and Scarlet Nights gives Rock Burlesque to Banbury.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Scarlet Nights is back once more with 'Ride a ROCK horse'!

    'God gave Rock and Roll to you' and Scarlet Nights gives Rock Burlesque to Banbury.

    We have the Best Burlesque Artists the industry has to offer including the compere that got Banbury crying with laughter, ba

  • Mon
    18
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Fun Spanish for Kids - with Andi Sanchez, Kidslingo Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe

    Fun Spanish for Kids - with Andi Sanchez, Kidslingo.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe.

    Kidslingo Andi Sanchez is coming to the Café to run her fun Spanish Class.

    If you would like your little one to come along please let Andi know either on here, by messaging Kids Corner Cafe.

    Or by signing up via the we

  • Sat
    23
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amThe Yew Tree at Avon Dassett, Main street, Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, CV47 2AS

    Avon Dassett Soapbox Derby

    Avon Dassett Soapbox Derby.

    A fun day of thrilling soapbox cart races on a challenging course

    Saturday, June 23 at 10am - 6pm

    The Yew Tree at Avon Dassett, Main street, Avon Dassett, Warwickshire, CV47 2AS

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  • Sat
    23
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amSmiths Field in Milton Road, Bloxham, Oxfordshire.

    The Banbury Steam Rally was first launched in 1968 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary by hosting its most action-packed programme to date.

    Banbury Steam Rally to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

    The Banbury Steam Rally was first launched in 1968 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary by hosting its most action-packed programme to date.

    The event will take place on 23 and 24 June from 10am-5pm with entertainment available until late in

  • Sat
    23
    Jun
    2018
    11:00 amThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    A fantastical new ballet for the whole family!

    Alice in Wonderland.

    Hosted by Let's All Dance and The Mill Arts Centre

    A fantastical new ballet for the whole family!

    Let’s All Dance returns with this fabulous family favourite. Stunning dancing, much loved characters and super costumes bring the famous tale to life in this magical ballet product

  • Sat
    23
    Jun
    2018
    1:00 pmThe Manor Park Shutford Church Lane Shutford Banbury OX15 6PG

    Shutford festival 2018

    Shutford festival 2018.

    A fun day out for all the family.

    Held in the grounds of The Manor Park, Shutford, the fun starts at 1:00pm, with Juggling John opening the festival.

    Traditional stalls,, cookery demonstrations, pottery workshops, Interesting & Classic Car rally, Dog Show. All day BBQ and Ba

  • Sun
    24
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amSmiths Field in Milton Road, Bloxham, Oxfordshire.

    The Banbury Steam Rally was first launched in 1968 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary by hosting its most action-packed programme to date.

    Banbury Steam Rally to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

    The Banbury Steam Rally was first launched in 1968 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary by hosting its most action-packed programme to date.

    The event will take place on 24 June from 10am-5pm with entertainment available until late in the ev

  • Sun
    24
    Jun
    2018
    10:30 amCompton Verney, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 9HZ

    Summer Fayre Hosted by Compton Verney

    Summer Fayre.

    Hosted by Compton Verney.

    Set in the stunning grounds of Compton Verney, indulge your inner artisan with stalls and demonstrations for all the family.

    It's a lovely day out for all the family, showcasing a wonderful range of vintage games and workshops, to historic craft demonstration

  • Thu
    28
    Jun
    2018
    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!

    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!

    Held in the centre of Banbury outside Marks & Spencers.

    Banbur

  • Fri
    29
    Jun
    2018
    7:30 pm St Mary’s Church, Horse Fair, Banbury, OX16 0AA

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    Banbury Academy Present Sister Act.

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    After the success of previous productions including We Will Rock You, The Lion King, The Wizard of Oz, Through the Looking Glass and Billy Elliot, students at Banbury Academy are once again ha

  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    10:00 amMarket Place Banbury

    Armed Forces Day in Banbury Saturday 30th June 2018

    Banbury Town Council present's...

    Armed Forces Day.

    Banbury Town Council are extremely proud to organise this event alongside local military units.

    A Spitfire flypast will take place during the event.

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  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    2:30 pm St Mary’s Church, Horse Fair, Banbury, OX16 0AA

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    Banbury Academy Present Sister Act.

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    After the success of previous productions including We Will Rock You, The Lion King, The Wizard of Oz, Through the Looking Glass and Billy Elliot, students at Banbury Academy are once again ha

  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    7:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QE

    Blue Meanies - Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Blue Meanies.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    On 16th July 1983, the Blue Meanies played their first gig at Banbury School.

    Since then, the band has gone on to become something of a Banbury musical institution.

    Now, 35 years later, the 1983 line up are getting together again to celebrate.

    Playing a

  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    7:30 pm St Mary’s Church, Horse Fair, Banbury, OX16 0AA

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    Banbury Academy Present Sister Act.

    Banbury Academy’s newest show is sure to have you dancing in the pews!

    After the success of previous productions including We Will Rock You, The Lion King, The Wizard of Oz, Through the Looking Glass and Billy Elliot, students at Banbury Academy are once again ha

  • Mon
    02
    Jul
    2018
    9:30 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints - Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery.

    Come along to this lovely friendly cafe and either paint a mug, cereal bowl or plate for £15 or other pottery (but prices will vary). This is suitable for all ages - children from 6 years.

    I will also b

  • Fri
    06
    Jul
    2018
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Banbury Famers Market is on the first Friday of every month

    Banbury farmer's market.

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

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    The first Friday of every month

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Pla

  • Sun
    08
    Jul
    2018
    10:00 amPeoples Park, Banbury

    Banbury Town Mayor Sunday and Bark in the Park 8th July 2018

    Town Mayor's Sunday and Bark in the Park.

    Town Mayor's Sunday is making a return and will be accompanied by Bark in the Park.

    A great way to spend a relaxing Sunday in People's Park. Family fun, arena, fairground, dog show, pet advice and a variety of stalls.

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  • Sat
    14
    Jul
    2018
    12:00 pmKingsfield Bodicote

    BodFest 18 July 14th Kingsfield Bodicote

    BodFest 18.

    2018 sees BodFest celebrate its 18th Birthday. What started off as a one of event to mark the Millennium in 2000 is still going today.

    This year BodFest is coming home to where it all began. Kingsfield Bodicote.

    On July 14th Kingsfield will of been transformed ready to host a family fri

  • Sun
    15
    Jul
    2018
    11:00 amKings Sutton Millennium Memorial Hall, Astrop Road, Kings Sutton OX17 3PG

    Family Fun Day Hosted by Billy's Wish to Walk

    Family Fun Day.

    Hosted by Billy's Wish to Walk.

    Family Fun Day on Sunday 15th July from 11am - 3pm

    There will be Children's Entertainment, A Photographer, Games and Raffles, Craft Stalls and MUCH MORE!

    Entry fee: 50p per person (under 2s free)

    All proceeds to Billy's Wish to Walk
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  • Mon
    16
    Jul
    2018
    9:30 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints - Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery.

    Come along to this lovely friendly cafe and either paint a mug, cereal bowl or plate for £15 or other pottery (but prices will vary). This is suitable for all ages - children from 6 years.

    I will also b

  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018
    2:00 pmYe Olde Reine Deer Inn, 47 Parsons Street, OX16 5NA Banbury, Oxfordshire

     Deer Jam is back for another year.

    Deer Jam Twenty18.

    Hosted by Ye Olde Reine Deer Inn.

    Deer Jam is back for another year.

    Live music from 2pm

    BBQ

    Saturday, July 21 at 2pm - 11:30pm

    Ye Olde Reine Deer Inn, 47 Parsons Street, OX16 5NA Banbury, Oxfordshire

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  • Thu
    26
    Jul
    2018
    11:00 amPeople's Park, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Banbury Play Day Thursday 26th July

    Banbury Play Day.

    FREE Entrance and FREE Activities.

    Its Big!
    Its Loud!
    Its Chaotic in a Fabulous Playful Type Way
    and its back for its 9th Year!!!

    You will be able to undertake a range of Playful activities all designed to keep you Physically Active, Healthy and Well.

    Thursday 26th July

    11am until

  • Fri
    27
    Jul
    2018
    6:00 pmBanbury Market Place

    Good music, good food and drink make for a great evening in the heart of Banbury Town Centre.

    Banbury Music Mix.

    A new event to Banbury.

    Good music, good food and drink make for a great evening in the heart of Banbury Town Centre.

    Local musicians will be offering you a fantastic Friday Night Live.

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  • Mon
    30
    Jul
    2018
    9:30 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints - Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery.

    Come along to this lovely friendly cafe and either paint a mug, cereal bowl or plate for £15 or other pottery (but prices will vary). This is suitable for all ages - children from 6 years.

    I will also b

  • Sat
    04
    Aug
    2018
    9:15 amSpiceball Park Rd Banbury OX16 2PQ

    Calling all adventurers! Lace up your walking boots and join an exciting guided tour of Banbury's WW1 munitions site.

    Calling all adventurers!

    Lace up your walking boots and join an exciting guided tour of Banbury's WW1 munitions site.

    Bring your field notebook to capture mysterious secrets you won't hear elsewhere.

    On the edge of Banbury lies the mysterious site of the town’s First World War munitions filling fac

  • Sat
    04
    Aug
    2018
    12:00 pmAvon Dassett, Warwickshire

    A fun day for the family.

    Dassett Country Show.

    A fun day for the family.

    4 August between noon and 5pm.

    Plenty of attractions and things to buy, traditional stalls, food and drink including our tea tent and bar area.

    Main ring with Morris dancing, fun dog show, and a display by a regiment of the Sealed Knot.

    Free entrance

  • Sat
    11
    Aug
    2018
    9:30 amBrailes Village Hall. Brailes is 3.5 miles east of Shipston on Stour on the B4035

    Traditional country pursuits are alive and well in south Warwickshire.

    Brailes Show 2018.

    Theme: Village Trades​

    Saturday 11th August 2018

    Horse Show (9.30am)

    Dog Show (1pm)

    Flower, Vegetable and Craft Marquee (1.30pm)

    Main Show opens with Fancy Dress Parade on the theme of 'village trades' at 1.30pm

    Attractions in the Main Arena include Mighty Smith - Strongest Man

    V

  • Wed
    15
    Aug
    2018
    9:30 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints - Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery.

    Come along to this lovely friendly cafe and either paint a mug, cereal bowl or plate for £15 or other pottery (but prices will vary). This is suitable for all ages - children from 6 years.

    I will also b

  • Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Market Place

    Banbury Food Fair

    Love Food & Drink. Love Banbury Food Fair.

    Join us for a delicious day out in the heart of Banbury. Bringing people and good food together, with over 100 food & drink traders.

    Cookery Demonstrations in Banbury Town Hall throughout the day.

    Kidz Kitchen. Free cookery classes for the younger members

  • Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Join Banbury Museum throughout the summer holidays and make cute canal side creatures to take home.

    Crafty Canal - Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Join Banbury Museum throughout the summer holidays and make cute canal side creatures to take home.

    Sunday, August 19

    Drop in any time between 10.30am – 12.30pm and 2.00pm – 4.00pm.

    Cost: £2 per child

    Suitable For: Ages 3+

    Banbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road

  • Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    11:30 amBanbury Market Place

    The Banbury Flower & Produce Show 2018

    The Banbury Flower & Produce Show 2018.

    The Show has grown in stature year on year and now attracts more exhibitors than ever and has become another fantastic Banbury Town Council community event in Banbury Market Place.

    Do you grow vegetables or flowers?

    Have a creative side to flower arranging?

    P

  • Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    2:00 pmBodicote Church House, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Treasure Hunt & BBQ at Bodicote Church House, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Treasure Hunt & BBQ

    Hosted by Bodicote Community

    Bodicote Church House, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire.

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  • Mon
    20
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Join Banbury Museum throughout the summer holidays and make cute canal side creatures to take home.

    Crafty Canal - Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Join Banbury Museum throughout the summer holidays and make cute canal side creatures to take home.

    Monday, August 20th

    Drop in any time between 10.30am – 12.30pm and 2.00pm – 4.00pm.

    Cost: £2 per child

    Suitable For: Ages 3+

    Banbury Museum, Spiceball Park Ro

  • Tue
    21
    Aug
    2018
    11:00 amCastle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, OX16 5UN

    Visit Castle Quay this summer and take part in Sunny the Duck’s ‘Duck Tales’ activities!

    Duck Tales - Mini Monsters. Hosted by Castle Quay, Banbury.

    Visit Castle Quay this summer and take part in Sunny the Duck’s ‘Duck Tales’ activities!

    They’ve teamed up with Oxfordshire Libraries and The Reading Agency to take children into a world of Mischief Makers with a variety of book themed act

  • Wed
    22
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Make one of these fun animals using wooden spoons, craft materials and your imagination!

    Spoon animals - Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Make one of these fun animals using wooden spoons, craft materials and your imagination!

    Drop in any time between 10.30am – 12.30pm and 2.00pm – 4.00pm.

    £3 per child.

    Suitable for ages 3+.

    BONUS: free freeze-pop in Café Red.

    Wednesday, August 22 at 10:30 am

  • Fri
    24
    Aug
    2018
    5:00 pmThe Wine Vaults, 5/6 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5LW

    Vaultstock

    Vaultstock.

    Hosted by The Wine Vaults

    Friday: DJ

    Saturday: BANDS

    Sunday: ACOUSTIC

    Aug 24 at 5 PM to Aug 26 at 10:30 PM

    The Wine Vaults, 5/6 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5LW

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  • Sat
    25
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amKids Corner Cafe, 67 Bridge Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QF

    Pottery painting and hand and footprints - Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery

    Pottery painting with hands and footprints.

    Hosted by Kids Corner Cafe and The bees knees pottery.

    Come along to this lovely friendly cafe and either paint a mug, cereal bowl or plate for £15 or other pottery (but prices will vary). This is suitable for all ages - children from 6 years.

    I will also

  • Sat
    25
    Aug
    2018
    10:30 amEvenley Wood Garden, near Brackley NN13 5SH

    Canopy of Stars by Whispering Wood Folk - Hosted by Evenley Wood Garden

    Canopy of Stars by Whispering Wood Folk.

    Hosted by Evenley Wood Garden

    The audience will be invited to walk through Evenley Wood Garden with the performers as the story unfolds.

    The performance promises to be a magical, mesmerising and immersive experience which combines aerial acrobatics, live mus

  • Tue
    28
    Aug
    2018
    11:00 am(Former St. Edburg's Primary School), Cemetery Road, Bicester, OX26 6BB.

    Bicester Play Day - Free Event

    Bicester Play Day - Free Event.

    A free, family, fun day for all in Bicester - (former) St Edburgs School between 11am-3pm on 28th August.

    Some of the activities you can expect to see are:

    Smoothie Bike
    Health Zone
    Face Painting
    Train Like a Jedi Fun

    Bring your own light saber and join in the fun

    Ho

  • Tue
    28
    Aug
    2018
    11:00 amCastle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5UN

    Duck Tales - Cowboy and Indian Day. Hosted by Castle Quay, Banbury.

    Duck Tales - Cowboy and Indian Day.

    Hosted by Castle Quay, Banbury.

    Our Cowboys and Indians day is the last workshop of the summer where you can meet our very own Cowboy and Indian and join in with free arts and crafts all based on the book The Wildest Cowboy

    11 AM - 4 PM

    Tuesday 28th August

    Castle

  • Wed
    29
    Aug
    2018
    10:00 amStudiO2 (former St. Edburg's Primary School), Cemetery Road, Bicester, OX26 6BB

    Join OYAP Trust for 2 days of creative crafts and making with artist Helen Cauvy-Foster!

    Young Sewers Club by OYAP Trust.

    Join OYAP Trust for 2 days of creative crafts and making with artist Helen Cauvy-Foster!

    Make new friends while trying out simple sewing projects to get you started with a needle and thread.

    Create a monster in your pocket or worry dolls.

    Create tiny felt friends fo

  • Sat
    01
    Sep
    2018
    9:30 amBanbury Town Centre

    comics and cartoons to come to life in Banbury

    Old Town Party: Comic Cartoon Capers.

    A fun filled, free, family day out.

    Wander the streets of the old town, bump into popular cartoon and comic characters, listen to music, take part in a workshop, see shopkeepers dressed up in cartoon fancy dress standing besides their amazing window displays as

  • Fri
    07
    Sep
    2018
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Banbury Famers Market is on the first Friday of every month

    Banbury Farmers Market.

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

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    The first Friday of every month

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Plac

  • Sat
    15
    Sep
    2018
    12:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QE

    Banbury Literary Live returns for the sixth year on 15th September…

    Banbury Literary Live returns for the sixth year on 15th September…

    This year it will be hosted by The Mill Arts Centre and will continue to be FREE to all.

    The emphasis is still very much on the word ‘live’: performance poets; community art, drama, music and dance; as well as authors bringing thei

  • Sat
    15
    Sep
    2018
    3:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 5QE

    Music by Numbers workshop at Banbury Literary Live. Hosted by James Stevenson - Music Author

    Music by Numbers workshop at Banbury Literary Live.

    Hosted by James Stevenson - Music Author

    Join James Stevenson at The Mill Arts Centre where he'll be demonstrating how you or anyone can start writing great music today.

    He will have a limited number of copies of the book for sale, and of course a

  • Sat
    29
    Sep
    2018
    7:00 pmNorth Oxfordshire Academy, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Rosewood Highland Dance School Presents Highland Twist!

    Rosewood Highland Dance School Presents Highland Twist!

    Filled with dance, music and singing!

    Featuring:

    Danielle Buick Academy of Theatre Arts, Piper Richard Jasper, Highland Dancing and Musical Performances.

    Tickets available at Doodledash, 13 Parson's Street, Banbury OX16 5LW

    2 Dates · Sep 29 -

  • Sun
    30
    Sep
    2018
    11:00 amKings Sutton

    Viking and Anglo-Saxon living history display.

    Viking and Anglo-Saxon living history display.

    Hosted by Walk Back in Time

    A living history display by Ulfrafnar, who are an Oxfordshire-based branch of "The Vikings" historical re-enactment society. See how people used to live over a thousand years ago, including daily life, board games, crafts an

  • Fri
    05
    Oct
    2018
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Banbury Famers Market is on the first Friday of every month

    Banbury Farmers Market.

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

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    The first Friday of every month

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Plac

  • Sun
    14
    Oct
    2018
    10:30 amCentre of Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Hosted by Banbury Town Council in partnership with Banbury Folk Festival,

    Banbury Canal Day 2018.

    Hosted by Banbury Town Council in partnership with Banbury Folk Festival,

    Banbury Canal Day has grown from a small provincial event to one that attracts boaters, crafters, traders and visitors from all over the country.

    The main event is the Canal itself but there is a whole

  • Sat
    27
    Oct
    2018
    10:00 amCastle Quay Shopping Centre, Castle Street, Banbury, OX16 5UN

    Meet Lego Ninjago's Kai at The Entertainer

    Meet Lego Ninjago's Kai at The Entertainer.

    Come and meet Lego Ninjago's Kai when he visits Castle Quay Shopping Centre this October.

    Lego Ninjago's Kai will be coming to The Entertainer store in Banbury from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 27th October.

    The free event will give shoppers and fans the chance

  • Sat
    27
    Oct
    2018
    2:00 pmWarriner School Farm, Bloxham, OX15 4LJ

    Pumpkin carving, open farm, face painting, craft activities, various stalls and refreshments

    Pumpkin Family Fun Day.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm

    Pumpkin carving, open farm, face painting, craft activities, various stalls and refreshments

    Kid Friendly

    Saturday, October 27 at 2 PM - 5 PM

    Warriner School Farm, Bloxham, OX15 4LJ

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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
  • 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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