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

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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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30
OCT
Dawn French
G Live Guildford

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you. If we do then you dont own a TV do you Star of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Halloween Frights
White Lion Walk Shopping Centre

There will be frights galore at White Lion Walk on Friday 31st October as a Creepy Crawlie Roadshow is paying a visit to the Guildford based shopping centre to celebrate Halloween.Forget spine‐chilling spooks: shoppers are invited to come along to the centre…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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31
OCT
Halloween Frights of a Different Kind
White Lion Walk Shopping Centre

There will be frights galore at White Lion Walk on Friday 31st October as a Creepy Crawlie Roadshow is paying a visit to the Guildford based shopping centre to celebrate Halloween.Forget spine‐chilling spooks: shoppers are invited to come along to the centre…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01483 506877
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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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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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: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0134 430333
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01
NOV
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
The Royal Adelaide Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for Over 30s 40s & 50s. Singles and couples welcome. The fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and join us tonight…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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02
NOV
Windsor Racecourse Firewor
French Brothers Boats

French Brothers have a long and proud association with the Royal Windsor Racecourse and provide a convenient public shuttle service from Windsor Promenade close to Windsor town centre and the railway stations to the racecourse. All boats are weather proof and have…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01753 851900
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02
NOV
10cc
G Live Guildford

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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 11.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01628 605069
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03
NOV
Steve Hackett
G Live Guildford

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 1 mile away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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05
NOV
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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07947 106607
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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: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
NOV
Arts & Crafts Market
Staines High Street

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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01784460108/07787 517109
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06
NOV
The Noise Next Door UK Tour 2014
The West End Centre

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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06
NOV
Tim Aves & Wolfpack
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £10. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Tim Aves & WOLFPACK play the music of Howlin' Wolf with love and reverence and as they put it a fair dollop of 21st Century…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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06
NOV
Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook
Hexagon Reading

Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook at Hexagon Reading live on Thursday 06 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 06 November 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Chris…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
ADDLESTONE Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Abbey Moor Golf Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 9pm till 1am at Abbey Moor Golf Club Clubhouse Green Lane Addlestone nr…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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07
NOV
Mad Dog Mcrea - The Longer Road Tour
The Boileroom

Mad Dog Mcrea raise hands lift feet and start parties wherever they play with their spellbinding recipe of folk pop rock jazz bluegrass and shake your ass music. From self‐penned songs of adventure drinking love and life to traditional songs of gypsies…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01458 210954
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07
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Hexagon Reading

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
NOV
Light In The Lens
Block B,

Open Daily : 10am ‐ 3pmAs 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: 0.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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08
NOV
Al Murray
Hexagon Theatre

Born Alastair James Hay in 1968 Al Murray was voted no.16 in Channel 4s 100 Greatest Stand‐Up Comedians in 2007. He is probably best known for his Pub Landlord routine which sees him take…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Hexagon Theatre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Saturday 08 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Alan Davies
The New Victoria

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: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Paloma Faith
Hexagon Theatre

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
NOV
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
The New Victoria

Jimmy Carr Funny Business performs live at The New Victoria in Woking Surrey on Tuesday 11 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jimmy Carr Funny Business at The New Victoria now.…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
NOV
INTRODUCTION TO SCREENPRINTING - Autographic way
Ochre Print Studio

INTRODUCTION TO SCREENPRINTING ‐ The Autographic WayFive Week Evening CourseDates: Wednesdays 12 November to 10th DecemberTimes: 6‐9pmCost: £150 All basic materials included in the course priceThis five week evening course is an ideal way…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07711 562063
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12
NOV
No Briton Is An Island
Bray House,

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionThe 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…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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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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