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What’s on in Banbury and surrounding area.

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

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

The sculpture is called The Dancers. By students from Learning Disability Classes at The Mill Arts Centre - July 2005

If you’re organising an event in Banburyshire, don’t forget you can list it for FREE on this page. Simply email your event information to If you have a digital poster in Jpeg format, or video, send them too.


  • Wed
    24
    Apr
    2019
    1:00 pmKatharine House Hospice, Aynho Road, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3NL

    Katharine House Hospice Easter Egg Trail.  Hosted by Katharine House Hospice

    Katharine House Hospice Easter Egg Trail.

    Raising vital funds for patients and their families facing life-limiting illness.

    A fun filled family afternoon at Katharine House Hospice and around Adderbury Lakes.

    Starting on the beautiful hospice grounds, you’ll follow the map down to the lakes and aro

  • Thu
    25
    Apr
    2019
    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!

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

  • Thu
    25
    Apr
    2019
    8:30 pmThe Wine Vaults, 5/6 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5LW

    Theodore Lamb at The Wine Vaults, Banbury

    Theodore Lamb at The Wine Vaults, Banbury.

    Acoustic versions of mighty tunes, no genre will escape the brutal transformation that has been bestowed upon them.

    From The Beatles, Pink Floyd, The Doors, Rod Stewart, to The Black Keys, Stereophonics, Guns N Roses, U2, Adele, Faithless and many more!!

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  • Fri
    26
    Apr
    2019
    8:00 amTowcester 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!

    Buy, sell or barter for a bargain! Held every Friday, 8:00am - 3:00pm (except Christmas and New Year).

    Like all flea markets, the variety of goo

  • Fri
    26
    Apr
    2019
    7:30 pmPinto Lounge, 21 High Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5EG

    Hot Sauce Rhythm & Brass - Brass-Funk musical mavericks playing originals and covers

    Hot Sauce Rhythm & Brass + TESS JONES.

    Hot Sauce Rhythm & Brass - Brass-Funk musical mavericks playing originals and covers

    Support TBC

    Free Entry

    Timings: Friday, April 26, 2019 at 7:30 PM

    Venue: + Google Map Pinto Lounge, 21 High Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5EG

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  • Sat
    27
    Apr
    2019
    10:00 amRYA Training Centre, Grimsbury Reservoir, OX16 3JJ

    The Banbury Cross Sailing club is an RYA training Centre, located just minutes from Banbury town centre.

    Banbury Cross Sailing Club Open Day.

    The Banbury Cross Sailing club is an RYA training Centre, located just minutes from Banbury town centre.

    Timings: Saturday 27 April. 10am - 3pm

    Web: Banbury Cross Sailing club.

    Address:+ Google Map RYA Training Centre, Grimsbury Reservoir, OX16 3JJ

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  • Sat
    27
    Apr
    2019
    10:00 amChurch Lane Gallery, 3 Victory Buildings, Church Lane, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5LT

    Every month Church Lane Gallery presents a showcase from three of their resident artists.

    Artweeks Meet the Artists.

    Hosted by Church Lane Gallery.

    Don't miss the Meet the Artists Day when you can meet a potter, glass etcher, fabric artist, glass worker, painter and clock maker and find out what makes them tick!

    Every month Church Lane Gallery presents a showcase from three of their res

  • Sat
    27
    Apr
    2019
    11:00 amThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    A circus theatre experience for 2-5 year olds and their grown ups.

    Plink & Boo.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Some might be Plink, and others are Boo.

    Why does it matter, what’s the to-do?

    Jumbled up people and boxes too small.

    Come play in our den and discover it all…

    Welcome to the topsy turvy world of Plink and Boo. Using acrobatics, live music and mountains

  • Sat
    27
    Apr
    2019
    2:00 pmRollright Stones, Off A3400, Near Chipping Norton, OX7 5QB

    Beltane, a fire festival marking the end of Winter and the start of all things Summer

    Beltane Ceremony with Watchers of the Old Ways.

    Join Watchers of the Old Ways at the Rollright Stones to celebrate Beltane, a fire festival marking the end of Winter and the start of all things Summer.

    An ancient festival celebrated by our ancestors that goes back thousands of years. It is a family

  • Sat
    27
    Apr
    2019
    2:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    A circus theatre experience for 2-5 year olds and their grown ups.

    Plink & Boo.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Some might be Plink, and others are Boo.

    Why does it matter, what’s the to-do?

    Jumbled up people and boxes too small.

    Come play in our den and discover it all…

    Welcome to the topsy turvy world of Plink and Boo. Using acrobatics, live music and mountains

Places to visit.

  • British Motor Museum. Banbury Road Gaydon Warwickshire. The world’s largest collection of historic British cars www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk
  • Fir Tree Falconry. Located in a spectacular valley north of Banbury on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire border www.firtreefalconry.co.uk
  • The National Herb Centre. Located on the B4100 just outside Warmington Village, 5 miles north of Banbury and 11 miles south of Warwick www.herbcentre.co.uk
  • Banbury Museum located in Banbury’s town centre, next to the idyllic canal side, and opposite Tooley’s historic boatyard. www.banburymuseum.org/
  • Catanger Llamas. Situated on the Northamptonshire/Oxfordshire border. A llama trekking and breeding centre and are not open to the general public – advanced booking is essential to ensure a place on a trek. www.llamatrekking.co.uk
  • Evenley Wood Garden. Evenley Northamptonshire. A privately owned woodland garden – open daily to the public between February and the end of October www.evenleywoodgarden.co.uk

Whether you live, work or just love the Banbury area known as Banburyshire, this website is for you.