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

01
JUL
Chinawhite during The Henley Royal Regatta
Chinawhite

Chinawhite returns to Henley‐on‐Thames on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of July 2016 for what has become the most dazzling and exciting social fixture of the British Summer.Due to ever increasing demand and popularity the internationally renowned club and nightlife brand has…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 911480
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01
JUL
Johnny Cash Tribute
Bier Keller

As is so often the case with unique artists it takes another one to fully appreciate them. Having lived the life and music of Johnny Cash and other country heroes who came before and since Ben aka CASH has effortlessly recreated the…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: -01344 303333
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01
JUL
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…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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02
JUL
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ascot Racecourse

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08443 463000
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02
JUL
Eden’s food fair returns – with GBBO winner Na
Eden Shopping Centre

Get your knife and fork ready as Eden Shopping Centres annual Food Fair returns on Saturday 2nd July with special celebrity cooks a delicious farmers market and your chance to be crowned The Big Bucks Bake Off winner 2016.Eden High Wycombes annual…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUL
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Rudi Lickwood Alistair Barrie Leo Kearse Kiri Pritchard‐McLean.Artists Speakers: Rudi Lickwood Alistair Barrie Leo Kearse Kiri Pritchard‐McLean.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com59600‐0 Booking: https:go.evvnt.com59600‐2…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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02
JUL
SUMMER CONCERT 2016
The Old Gym

Were delighted to welcome back Daniel King Smith as our soloist for the much loved Shostakovich Piano Concerto No2 at our summer concert. People will remember Daniels fabulous performances with CSO of the Prokofiev and Warsaw Concertos and a couple of years…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01189 722164
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02
JUL
The Big Bucks Bake Off
Eden Shopping Centre

Calling all BakersEnter Edens annual Big Bucks Bake off challenge for your chance to win a host of fantastic prizes.Cakes will be judged by a panel of experts including The Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain at Edens Food Fair on…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUL
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Wycombe Swan Theatre

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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05
JUL
Quizzical - a cracking pub quiz
Cricketers Pub

Quizzical is Surreys finest pub quiz‐ it features traditional quiz questions plus music and mystery voice round The quiz features a Snowball Round ‐ win it and steal the cash pot From just £1pp its a what Tuesday nights are for.Category: Bars…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07802 764007
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06
JUL
FARNHAM ART SOCIETY 69TH ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION
James Hockey & Foyer Galleries, University for the Creative Arts

Art Lovers far and wide local or from further afield always look forward to the Farnham Art Society Annual Exhibition. This year there is a new summer timing for our 69th Annual Exhibition at the James Hockey & Foyer Galleries showing…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07836 763386
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06
JUL
No Briton is an Island
Velocity 1,

The theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain which is busily preparing itself for the challenges faced by a small Island in…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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06
JUL
VIP Ladies Night!
Friary Centre

For one night only enjoy 20 off at Superdry Boux Avenue Boutique Goldsmiths Kurt Geiger and more; with entertainment giveaways live music for a glass of bubbly and whilst your shop We are also giving away 50 fantastic goody bags to the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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07
JUL
Bill Bailey
G Live Guildford

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
JUL
Dancing With The Strictly Stars Weekend
Beaumont Estate

Spend the weekend mixing & mingling with the stars of Strictly Come Dancing; Join Anton Du Beke & Erin Boag Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite Darren Bennett & Lilia Kopylova. Enjoy 3 days of spectacular dance…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08001 601770
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08
JUL
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s
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…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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08
JUL
Media Trust Triathlon
Dorney Lake

.The Media Trust Triathlon welcomes those in the media and advertising industries to compete against friends clients and colleagues. If youre not in either industry dont be put off youre still invited to enter the event to help support a great cause.Organised…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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09
JUL
BOURNE END Mum2mum Market
St Dunstan's Church

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales.At the Bourne End market we will have 1000s of high quality baby childrens maternity and pregnancy goods and equipment at a fraction of their high street price all great brands in top…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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09
JUL
Lidl Bananaman Triathlon
Dorney Lake

The Lidl BananaMan Triathlon is back. There are a total of SIX different takes on the triathlon theme which means there is something for everyone males and females alike BananaMen and BananaWomen and anyone who wants to swim bike and run…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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09
JUL
My Country
Clarion House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur My Country exhibition illustrates how photographers across the world view their own country. For many it was an opportunity to present their country in a positive light;…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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09
JUL
Rivermead Primary Summer Fair
Rivermead Primary PTA

Join us for a fun packed afternoon for all the family with lots to entertain the kidsActivities will include Tug‐o‐War Egg and Spoon race bouncy castle hook‐a‐duck face painting barbeque and refreshments nerf gun alley art and craft activities penalty shootout. …

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07788 861992
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10
JUL
Shock Absorber WomenOnly Triathlon
Dorney Lake

This one is just for the females amongst us The Shock Absorber WomenOnly Triathlon has evolved into a full female‐only multi‐sport day. Take your pick; theres something for everyone. So whether its about taking on a challenge for the first time for…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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13
JUL
Chaplins Circus is coming to Godalming
Burys Field

If you are looking for a reasonably‐priced entertainment experience suitable for your whole family then look no further. Chaplins Circus is an all‐human circus designed to be entertaining for the whole family from the youngest of children to the eldest of adults.…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01727 555250
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14
JUL
The Country Superstars Experience
Wycombe Swan

This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust take us…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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16
JUL
Farnborough International Airshow 2016
Farnborough Aerodrome

It is a spectacle not to be missed with its breath‐taking demonstrations from lightning‐speed jets through to commercial airliners. The action doesnt stop in the sky with plenty of attractions on the ground including modern and historic static aircraft live stage…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01252 532800
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17
JUL
Robotics and Coding Residential Summer Camp
Wycombe Abbey School

. Older children and teens aged 12 to 17 are invited to engineer code and build their ideas in this hands‐on summer camp designed to equip young people with digital skills for the future. The camps run for 6 days.Situated in beautiful…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02071 934002
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22
JUL
Laughs with Tricks
The Three Tuns

A fun packed hour of comedy magic and good old fashioned variety with Stu Turner and Phil Reid. With Phils hilarious and quick‐witted stand‐up; and Stus brilliantly baffling comedy magic youre in for a cracking hour of entertainment. Come have your ribs…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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22
JUL
The Garden Show at Loseley Park
Loseley Park

With 21 years experience is set to take place in the showground right beside beautiful Loseley House and Gardens. With a vast range of exhibitors in Marquees & Gardens to enhance your home & garden. There is something for everyone So…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 538456
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24
JUL
Just the Tonic Special with Lee Nelson
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring Lee Nelson Dan Nightingale Keith Farnan Jarred Christmas.LEE NELSON ‐ WORK IN PROGRESS FOR 2017 TOUR:A unique opportunity to come and see me perform some brand new material in an intimate venue for…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07973 421176
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24
JUL
Muscle Acre Summer Madness 5k and 10k Race
Muscle Acre Events

If you and your friends are after a fun new challenge then look no further than the Muscle Acre run. You will need to challenge yourself as you run through hilly farmland and power through the obstacles which will include mud water…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 338950
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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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