What's on inBracknell

Welcome to Bracknell

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Bracknell - 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 Bracknell to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Bracknell

20
SEP
Artists and Makers Festival
Holy Trinity Church,

The Artists and Makers festival will be showcasing innovative Artists Designers and Makers with an emphasis on quality from across Surrey London and the South‐East. This is an arts festival with a difference not only will there be outstanding arts on display…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07944 799884
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20
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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Liquid, Uxbridge

Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN appMain Room ‐ Liquid: Chart Commercial House Dub & Bass…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Pilates Retreat at Spa Illuminata Danesfield House
Danesfield House Hotel and Spa

Rejuvenate your body and mind in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside with a Pilates Retreat at Spa Illuminata Danesfield House. The weekend retreat will take place on Saturday 20th ‐ Sunday 21st September 2014.The Pilates Retreat includes 3 varied classes of Pilates with…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01628 891010
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Farnham Maltings Wedding Fair
The Maltings Farnham

Farnham Maltings is situated right in the heart of the bustling lively market town of Farnham and is an excellent venue for a Wedding Fair with plenty of parking right outside. At the Wedding Fair you will find around 50 local wedding…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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21
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Readings MEGA Baby & Childrens Market
Meadway Sports Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the Reading Mega Baby & Childrens Market. More than 30 stalls selling lots of toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07809 628701
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23
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The Great Gatsby
The New Victoria Theatre

Discover the heady indulgent days of New York's Long Island during the glamorous 1920s as Northern Ballet brings F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel The Great Gatsby to the stage.Nick Carraway comes to know his infamous neighbour Jay Gatsby a mysterious millionaire…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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Champions Of Magic - G Live, Guildford
G Live

Champions Of Magic includes 5 world class award winning entertainers performing everything from stage filling illusions to magic right in the palm of spectators hands.Join our award winning team of tricksters swindlers and cheats for a spectacular night of mystery youll be…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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Three Little Pigs
The New Victoria

Following the fantastic sell‐out success of Ugly Duckling Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet especially for children Three Little Pigs.Three little pigs set out into the world. The first pig decides to build a house of straw the second…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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27
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27th September in Reading!Foster's Comedy Live
Jongleurs Reading

Jongleurs Reading is the ideal big night out venue for comedy lovers and party animals alike living in the Berkshire area. This fantastic venue set in the heart of Reading offers an extensive range of facilities suitable for all occasions. With a…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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Eden's superb weekend of fashion!
Eden Shopping Centre

Eden is hosting a superb Weekend of Fashion on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September. Packed with glamour and style it will be a feast of fashion for those of you looking to refresh your wardrobes for the season ahead. With…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Janet Crook: Playful Movement
New Ashgate Gallery

Janet Crook is interested in movement. She makes small automations out of found objects which she then develops into ceramic in an effort to make them last in curious hands. Janet uses simple movements of nodding weighted heads on animals or wings…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01252 713208
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Maker in Focus: Janine Partington
New Ashgate Gallery

Janine combines the traditional craft of enameling with fresh contemporary designs. Enameling is the art of fusing glass onto metal. It is a versatile durable strong and impervious material which is well‐suited for every room in the home or workspace from kitchen…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01252 713208
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Surrey Artist of the Year Competition 2014
New Ashgate Gallery

The Surrey Artist of the Year competition gives recognition to Surrey artists practising across the county. The prize now in its sixth year celebrates the partnership between New Ashgate Gallery and the Surrey Artists Open Studios. It also enables the public to…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01252 713208
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Bracknell Hilton Wedding Fair
Hilton Bracknell

Doors Open 11am‐3.30pm. Five minutes from the M3 the Hilton Bracknell has been host to the areas most popular wedding fair for nearly 20 years. This large fair has an extensive range of local exhibitors offering you fantastic choice for every budget.…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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01
OCT
Guy Tortora & Ben Tyzack
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. An extra special night with TWO great guitarists and singers both band leaders in their own right Ben Tyzack is well known as lead singer and…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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02
OCT
Crazy for Gershwin
Hexagon Theatre

Crazy for Gershwin at Hexagon Theatre live Ballet & Dance on Thursday 02 October 2014 in Reading Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Crazy for Gershwin event at Hexagon Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
OCT
Kosheen
Sub89

Kosheen at Sub89 in Reading on Thursday 02 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Kosheen live in the knowledge that youve got…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
ARTISTS' TALK BY ELIZABETH MAGILL
Ochre Print Studio

Ochre Print Studio invite you to meet and listen to the artist Elizabeth Magill talk about her work her processes and her vision. Elizabeth Magill studied at Belfast College of Art and at the Slade School of Art where she completed an…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: Telephone07771 741966
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04
OCT
8th CAMRA Beer Festival Saturday
Ascot Racecourse

8th CAMRA Beer Festival Saturday at Ascot Racecourse in Ascot on Saturday 04 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Sports

04
OCT
8th CAMRA Beer Festival Saturday
Ascot Racecourse

8th CAMRA Beer Festival Saturday at Ascot Racecourse in Ascot on Saturday 04 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest 8th CAMRA Beer Festival Saturday tickets so weve done the legwork…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Sports

05
OCT
Level 42 The Sirens Tour
Hexagon Theatre

Level 42 The Sirens Tour performs live at Hexagon Theatre in Reading Berkshire on Sunday 05 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Level 42 The Sirens Tour at Hexagon Theatre now.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
OCT
Curtis Stigers
G Live Guildford

Curtis Stigers at G Live Guildford in Guildford on Tuesday 07 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Curtis Stigers tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
Peter Andre
G Live Guildford

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Arts & Crafts Market - Wokingham
Market Place

British handmade crafts original artwork local produce and ethically sourced goods sold in an outdoor market on the high street. A lovely selection of craft workers stalls many of which take private commissions. Come to our market and you will have the…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01784460108/07787 517109
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09
OCT
Brothers Groove
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £10. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Brothers Groove have their own feel and sound provided by Shaun Hill's Bluesy Telecaster and Nigel Mellor's Stratocaster tones. their contrasting styles and counter rhythms…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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11
OCT
Craig Charles' Funk and Soul Club
Wycombe Swan Old Town Hall

Craig Charles is an artist who has been in the public eye since he was 12. First known for his poetry he has developed a career as an actor poet but most importantly for us within the music industry both as a…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01494 552871
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11
OCT
Wokingham Baby & Childrens Market
FBC Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the Reading Mega Baby & Childrens Market. More than 30 stalls selling lots of toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07809 628701
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11
OCT
Alan Davies
Hexagon Reading

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: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Alan Davies Little Victories
Hexagon Theatre

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: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
OCT
Village Urban Resort Wedding Fair
The Village Urban Resort

The Village Urban Resort in Farnborough is is a state of the art venue situated in the heart of the town and just down the road from the historic Farnborough Airport. At this modern venue you will find a wide range of…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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Tourist Attractions


Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle has been named one of the Seven Wonders of Britain in a major survey by Yellow Pages, backed by the English Tourism Council. Windsor Castle is one of three official residences of The Queen and has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years.…

Legoland Windsor

LEGOLAND Windsor has over 50 fantastic rides and attractions, including...LEGO Rocket Racers This unique racing experience is fun for all the family. Guests design their own virtual racer and then compete against the others in their group up to 8 players per game. Skyrider:A high‐rise way to view…

Aldershot Military Museum

The story of Aldershot Military Town, and the civil towns of Aldershot and Farnborough. The gallery is sited within one of the only two surviving barrack bungalows built in North Camp in the 1890s. Within it you can see recreated barrack displays of the 1890s and 1950s, or…

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.…

Frogmore House

Frogmore House lies in the tranquil setting of the private Home Park of Windsor Castle. A country residence of various monarchs since the seventeenth century, the house is especially linked to Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria was inspired to write 'all is peace and quiet and you…

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. …

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