What's on inArborfield

Welcome to Arborfield

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Arborfield - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Arborfield to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Arborfield

23
OCT
Blues 'Super Group'
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. An extra special night with this Blues Super Group' featuring Val Cowell Richard Hayes Papa George and Pete Stroud. A fabulous line‐up Click the Play…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Basingstoke Rock Choir
Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College

The local Basingstoke choir is run by vocal teacher Glen Harvey. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Glen. Rock Choir…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Camberley Rock Choir
The Camberley Theatre

The Camberley Rock Choir is led by Surrey based musician Sarah Manton. The Camberley branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Camberley community causes and events all the local Surrey choirs…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Farnham Rock Choir
The Barley Room

The Farnham Rock Choir is led by choir leader Tom George. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Henley-on-Thames Rock C
Valley Road School Hall

Your friendly local Henley choir is run by singing teacher Lucy Hewes. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
Alan Davies
Anvil

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
OCT
Alan Davies Little Victories
Anvil

Following the sell out success of his long‐awaited return to stand up Alan Davies returns with his highly anticipated follow up show Little Victories.Much lauded as resident dunderhead on QI or the charming but reticent…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Central Comedy
Central Studio

Come to see the famous comedians of tomorrow today ‐ at a quarter of the price Previous comedians have included Jack Whitehall Reginald D Hunter Ava Vidal and Paul Foot.See the Central Studio website for the line‐up and if you want to…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 417500
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24
OCT
The Bootleg Shadows
The Haymarket

The Bootleg Shadows bring their outstanding Shadows Tribute to Basingstoke for a night of fantastic foot tapping classicsIts hard to believe its over 50 years since Hank B Marvin Bruce Welch Jet Harris and Tony Meehan recorded Apache. This was the monster…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 844244
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25
OCT
Crazy Entertainers at Odds Farm Park
Odds Farm Park

Crazy EntertainersDaily Throughout Half Term Week & Every Weekend In NovemberDaily Throughout Half Term Week & Every Weekend In November enjoy the Madness and Mayhem of Odds Farm Parks Crazy Entertainers All included in entry and with several shows daily you wont…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 520188
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25
OCT
Hallowe'en trail at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Visit Cliveden during the Autumn half term for a spooktacular Halloween trail.Go along dressed up in you scariest outfit and complete the scary challenges and questions along the trail. Head to the Information Centre to pick up your copy of the trail…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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25
OCT
Introduction to Chen style Tai Chi
St. Nicolas Church Hall

This 8‐week programme will introduce you to the original style of Tai Chi Chuan as taught by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang 19th generation head of Chen family Tai Chi.You will learn about the history of Tai Chi the basic principles of the art…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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25
OCT
Light In The Lens
Building B,

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces and to concentrate our gaze within the frame. We pick a particular moment in time…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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25
OCT
Oxfam Emergency Challenge
Wellington College

Experience a team event like no other.80 teams in 12 hour of body‐sapping brain draining adventure. Are you up for itHave you ever wanted a taste of the challenges and complexities involved in responding to a humanitarian disaster Here's your…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03002 001244
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25
OCT
Streetscapes
Kingswood,

CostFree Public AdmissionAll the images in this exhibition have been taken within cities and towns. They are contemporary records of urban life but they are also testament to mankinds ingenuity in adapting to new and challenging environments. These photographs capture…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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26
OCT
Prestige Wedding Fair
Hilton Reading

This stunning hotel near the Madejski Stadium is hosting a wedding fair in the amazing Windsor Ballroom. There is a large variety of local wedding exhibitors as well as some big High Street names all keen to help you plan your Big…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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26
OCT
Reading Hilton Wedding Fair
Hilton Reading

This stunning hotel near the Madejski Stadium is hosting a wedding fair in the amazing Windsor Ballroom. There is a large variety of local wedding exhibitors as well as some big High Street names all keen to help you plan your Big…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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26
OCT
10cc
Anvil

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Kids In Glass Houses
Sub89

Kids In Glass Houses performs live at Sub89 in Reading Berkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Kids In Glass Houses at Sub89 now.…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Learn to Dance - NEW Beginners Jive Classes!
Frieth Village Hall

Do you watch Strictly Come Dancing on a Saturday evening wishing you could move around the dance floor like they do Or thinking That looks like fun Well it is and you can FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners classes Make new…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07947 106607
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29
OCT
Wild Wednesday - nuts and seeds at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Cliveden's last Wild Wednesday of the year. This session will be all about the nuts and seeds that have been produced at Cliveden over the last year. Fun to be had whatever the weather. Suitable for children between 4 and 11 years…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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30
OCT
The Hitman Blues Band
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Russell Hitman Alexander is a veteran New York blues player. He has performed at clubs and venues ranging from after‐hours dives in the Alphabet City…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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30
OCT
Bond Beyond
Anvil

Bond Beyond at Anvil live on Thursday 30 October 2014 in Basingstoke Hampshire. For tickets to see Bond Beyond at Anvil see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
OCT
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific music super dance floor great atmosphere friendly people and FREE on‐site car parking. No wonder its…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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31
OCT
Omid Djalili
Anvil

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
HALLOWEEN PARTY with The EVIL Puppies
The Bier Keller

Saturday 1st November HALLOWEEN PARTY with The EVIL PuppiesFree entry if you turn up in Halloween fancy dress up to 11pm at managers discretion.The EVIL Puppies are a Celtic Indie and Classic rockers. The Evil Puppies formed in 2005 are a London…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0134 430333
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02
NOV
The Proof ft. Paul Cox and Roger Cotton
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £10.00. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. The Proof features Paul Cox on vocals and Roger Cotton on keys. Since 1978 Paul has cut over 14 albums opened for Ray Charles and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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03
NOV
Exclusive house tour and lunch
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special behind‐the‐scenes guided tour of Cliveden House followed by lunch.Discover more about the history of the house and see some of the most exclusive rooms. The tour is followed by a two‐course lunch in the National Trust Orangery.Advanced booking required…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01628 605069
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05
NOV
Aynsley Lister Solo/Duo
The Cellar Bar, South Hill Park Arts Centre

Doors: 8:00pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Ringmead RG12 7PA. Aynsley is playing solo in the first half of the show. A chance to appreciate Aynsley's superb vocals and excellent guitar playing. In the second half…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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05
NOV
Jools Holland
Hexagon Theatre

Julian Miles Holland OBE DL was founder member of the band Squeeze but began his solo career as a pianist singer composer and band leader in the late 70s. In 1978 he co‐hosted The Tube…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Bracknell Ski Centre

Ski Slopes at Bracknell Ski Centre in Bracknell, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01344 789002 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

Mapledurham House

Away from the distractions of town, business or busy hotels, Mapledurham is an oasis of peace, natural beauty and history. Mapledurham House, still the home of the descendants of the original family, is an Elizabethan Manor House situated beside the Thames and sheltered by the Chiltern Hills,…

Museum of English Rural Life

The Museum of English Rural Life was founded by the University of Reading in 1951 to reflect and record the changing face of farming and the countryside. It houses Designated collections of national importance that span the full range of objects, archives, photographs, film and books. …

Adventure Balloon Co Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Adventure Balloon Co Ltd in Hook, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01252 844222 for opening times and entrance costs.…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐957 6847 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

American Pool & Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at American Pool & Snooker in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐956 8299 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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