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What’s on in Banbury and surrounding area.

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

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

 


  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    10:00 amWhite Post Rd, Bodicote, Banbury OX15 4BN

    U19 T20 Double Header.

    HOWZAT.

    Go and support the next generation of Banbury Cricket Club players in this U19 T20 Double Header.

    Sunday 25th August. 10:00am onwards.

    Bar, BBQ and music all day

    White Post Rd, Bodicote, Banbury OX15 4BN

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  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    10:00 amBroughton Castle, Broughton, Oxfordshire, OX15 5EB

    Classic Shows ‎Festival of Transport at Broughton Castle

    Festival of Transport at Broughton Castle.

    Hosted by Classic Shows and Crowdpullers Motor Shows

    We are delighted to confirm that the popular and family friendly Festival of Transport will take place at the stunning Broughton Castle, Banbury on Sunday 25 August 2019.

    The Festival of Transport will f

  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    10:30 amSt. George's Church, Brailes, High Street, Shipston on Stour, OX155AU

    Wedding dresses, menswear, bridesmaids dresses, photographs, and flowers spanning over 100 years will be on display.

    100 years of Wedding Memories.

    Wedding dresses, menswear, bridesmaids dresses, photographs, and flowers spanning over 100 years will be on display in Brailes' St George's Church over August Bank Holiday weekend.

    Entrance to the event is free and donations are welcome. Tea, coffee and cakes will als

  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    11:00 amBarley MOW, Warwick road, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Barley Mow will be hosting its first annual music festival.

    Barleyfest.

    Hosted by Barley MOW.

    Barley Mow will be hosting its first annual music festival.

    Save the date and come party in the Barley Mow garden.

    Live acts through the day
    Bouncy castles
    Face painter
    Garden games
    DJ Pure Sound in the evening seeing us into the early hours!

    Supporting Special Car

  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    2:30 pm4 Ale and Gin, 4 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    4 Ale and Gin are planning on a summer food offering as well. Watch this space. Dont miss out.... this may be the last time they play here at 4, until Halloween.

    Live Music Sunday Summer Party.

    Hosted by 4 Ale and Gin and G & T Music Duo.

    Live party music from G & T Music Duo hopefully in the courtyard, subject to weather.

    Lively party style, high energy guitar/vocal duo, covering all the best songs from the last five decades.

    Band Members
    Gary Michael and

  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    5:00 pmAlso Known As, 54-56 Parsons Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5NB

    2 funk bands plus vinyl DJ playing Funk, Soul.

    AKA & Funk Boutique presents...

    WHAT THE FUNK

    2 funk bands plus vinyl DJ playing Funk, Soul.

    - SOUL Food

    - Pop up Vintage clothes shop in AKA, displaying Funk Boutique wears

    FREE ENTRY

    Timings: Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 5 PM – 1 AM

    Venue + Google Map.

    Also Known As, 54-56 Parsons Street, Banbury,

  • Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    8:30 pmThe George and Dragon, Church Lane, Shutford, Oxfordshire OX15 6PG

    The Peas - When 80's and 90's pop get a makeover.

    The Peas at The George and Dragon, Shutford, nr Banbury.

    The Peas - When 80's and 90's pop get a makeover.

    The Peas are the masters at taking your guilty pop pleasures from the 80s and 90s and giving them a classy reworking.

    From Rick Astley to The ‪Spice Girls‬ they have a set list that could make

  • Mon
    26
    Aug
    2019
    10:00 amCromwell Lodge Hotel, 9-11 North Bar Street, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Armed with an activity sheet & some magic dust - The task is simple, go and find the fairy & elf doors hidden around the garden.

    Fairy & Elf Hunt.

    Hosted by Cromwell Lodge Hotel.

    If you're already thinking about how you're going to keep your child entertained over summer - look no further.

    Armed with an activity sheet & some magic dust - The task is simple, go and find the fairy & elf doors hidden around the garden. Remember

  • Mon
    26
    Aug
    2019
    10:30 amSt. George's Church, Brailes, High Street, Shipston on Stour, OX155AU

    Wedding dresses, menswear, bridesmaids dresses, photographs, and flowers spanning over 100 years will be on display.

    100 years of Wedding Memories.

    Wedding dresses, menswear, bridesmaids dresses, photographs, and flowers spanning over 100 years will be on display in Brailes' St George's Church over August Bank Holiday weekend.

    Entrance to the event is free and donations are welcome. Tea, coffee and cakes will als

  • Mon
    26
    Aug
    2019
    12 noonUpton House & Gardens, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 6HT

    Valerie returns to delight Upton House with her beautiful voice.

    Music on the Lawn with Valerie Vet.

    Hosted by Upton House and Gardens NT

    Valerie returns to delight Upton House with her beautiful voice.

    Go and enjoy a picnic on the South Lawn whilst she serenades you with a selection of music from the jazz era and beyond.

    The music is free. but normal admission


Need a Taxi?

  • 007 Cars. 01295 700007 or email 
  • Castle Cars Banbury. 01295 270011 or email 

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Places to visit.

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

Banbury Museum Summer Exhibition. The Mechanical Circus.

What's on in Banbury. Banbury Museum Summer Exhibition Sat 25th May 2019 - Sat 7th September 2019



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