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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

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Event Information:

  • Thu

    Scriptstuff Banbury Poetry Open Mic Night

    7:30 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Poetry Open Mic Night  by Scriptstuff Poetry and Atic Banbury

    Poetry Open Mic Night.

    by Scriptstuff Poetry Banbury.

    Come listen, read, perform. Poetry does not conform on Thursday, April 18, at 7:30 PM – 10 PM!

    Poetry Open Mic Night have a private room next to the bar, so you might treat yourself to a cheeky glass of wine to go with your poetry!

    With special guests and plenty of open mic spots, it's a safe place for newcomers to have a go and a great platform for established poets to share their work.

    The parking on Market Square is free after 7pm which is when the Atic is opening its doors.

    Timings: Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 7:30 PM – 10 PM

    Address: + Google Map Atic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Opening Times:
    Thursday 10pm-3am
    Friday & Saturday 8pm-3am

    Atic Banbury. A relaxed late night bar with industrial stripped back decor. Offering a full entertainment calendar packed with a variety of live music, alternative DJ sets, comedy shows & fun stuff to get you out the house.

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    Our event page is being kindly sponsored by Multi Award winning Regs catering.

    Our event page is being kindly sponsored by Award winning Regs catering

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    Tel: 07875 132741 or 07727 042451


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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

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