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

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General Election Yiewsley Hustings
Yiewlsey Baptist Church

You are invited to come along and ask the candidates for the 2015 general election questions about the issues that interest and concern you. Following a similar format to BBC Question Time panellists will be Parliamentary Candidates for the Uxbridge and South…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01895 449898
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Uxbridge GIANT Car Boot Sale
Middlesex Showground

Greater Londons biggest & busiest Car Boot Sale . Widely advertised. . Huge event. Family business with a personal Service . Set up time 7am no need to book. Just turn up on the day. Cars £12 . Vans range…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 02085 614517
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Balletboyz
Wycombe Swan

Following their triumphant appearance here in the Spring BalletBoyz are back by demand with their stunning show featuring spectacular dance pieces by internationally celebrated choreographers Russell Maliphant and Liam Scarlett. The Talent is made up…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Count Arthur Strong
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Simple Minds
G Live Guildford

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Baroque Concert string quartets by Haydn & Mozart
All Saints' church

A candlelit evening of beautiful music played by Italian‐born Beatrice Scaldini and friends in a historic venue to inspire you. Beatrice and her friends are some of the rising stars of the European Early Music Scene.Come and enjoy this unique musical experience…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Billy Walton Band
The Farnham Maltings

New Jersey based guitarist and singer Billy Walton is an explosive performer with jaw dropping talent. He developed his skills playing with Boccigalupe & The Bad Boys. Now with his own band Billys talent shines through. The Billy Walton Bands sound is…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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Stewart Francis
G Live Guildford

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Tim Vine
Princess Hall

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
MAY
BACK 2 SOUL with DJ Aki and Guest DJ: DJ Pups (Fun
Keller at The Coppid Beech Hotel

BACK 2 SOULwith DJ Aki and Guest DJ: DJ Pups FunkyTownPeople always ask where is there to go to listen & dance to classic Old School music Well here it is Every month at Aprs nightclub located at the Coppid Beech Hotel…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: -01344 303333
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01
MAY
Back2Soul - Over 25s Old School Club Night
Apres nightclub at Coppid Beech Hotel

People always ask where is there to go to listen & dance to classic Old School music... Well here it is Every month at Aprs nightclub located at the Coppid Beech Hotel is an over 25s Old SchoolR&BSoulFunk club night presented by…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +44(0)1344 303333
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01
MAY
Lee Nelson
Princess Hall

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
MAY
Mary Black
Hexagon Reading

Mary Black at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Friday 01 May 2015. 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. Let us do the…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
MAY
Between Here And There
Kingswood,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOne of photographys most intrinsic and oldest objectives has been to secure a moment in time and offer it as evidence in some sort of true concrete experience. This…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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02
MAY
Eden's pop-up Spring fashion show
Eden Shopping Centre

Be ready for surprises as Eden creates a fashion show like no otherEden Shopping Centres iconic fashion event returns with a brand new look for 2015. Head to Eden this Bank Holiday weekend to check out the latest styles set to hit…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
MAY
Viewpoint
Building B,

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionOur Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point. These images convey energy in many forms such as the power and tension of…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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02
MAY
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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03
MAY
BURGHFIELD BOWLS INDOOR BOOT SALE
Burghfield Community Sports Association

This year ALL UNDER COVER so no getting cold & wet 2 x 4 tables provided but you can bring your own table if you wishRefreshments & home made cakes available & toilets on site. Disabled parking & entranceSORRY... NO Dogs…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07702 805042
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04
MAY
Foil Arms and Hog Reading Tour Date
Milk Bar

After their 6th consecutive sell‐out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Irish sketch comedy sensation Foil Arms and Hog are about to embark on their debut national 20 date UK tour culminating in a show at the prestigious Udderbelly venue on Londons…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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05
MAY
Sex in Suburbia
Wycombe Swan

Claire Sweeney stars in and co‐writes this brand new comedy about dating men and finding Mr Right. Penny Crowe is the host of a late‐night radio phone‐in and as Britains leading Agony Aunt she takes calls about every date from hell and…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 552873
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06
MAY
An Evening with Texas
Hexagon Reading

An Evening with Texas at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Wednesday 06 May 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAY
Sam Paine Trio & Voodoo Sheiks
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:00pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. An extra‐special night with not one but TWO great bands. Sam Paine is a superb singer and guitarist with a great audience connection. He played…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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08
MAY
BEE GEES TRIBUTE 'STAYIN' ALIVE
Keller at The Coppid Beech Hotel

999 Party with Bee Gees tribute band Stayin Alive the UKs top Bee Gees tributeTickets for Emergency Services and NHS only £5 with ID only available from the venue We will be bringing the sounds of the 70s back tolife with the…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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09
MAY
Madison Heights
The Jazz Cafe

Madison Heights are undoubtedly the most authentic motown and soul band to hit the stage they deliver an energetic and exciting performance of classic hits by the legends of soul and motown. this is a real tribute that even the legends…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01189 681442
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09
MAY
MAIDENHEAD New!! Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Monkey Island Hotel

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 8.30pm till 12.30am. At Monkey Island Hotel Old Mill Lane Bray‐on‐Thames…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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11
MAY
The Prodigy
Rivermead Reading

The Prodigy are one of the most controversial dance music groups of all time emerging from an underground rave scene in Britain in the early 1990s they have achieved enormous success and they continue this…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAY
Steve Ashley plays Bracknell Folk Club
The Sun, Windlesham

First recording in 1969 providing harmonies on Shirley and Dolly Collins album Anthems in Eden then in 1972 with Pete & Chris Coes album Open The Door And Let Us In Steve went on as half of Tinderbox and lead of group…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07899 751964
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MAY
Hoobastank
Sub89

Hoobastank at Sub89 in Reading on Tuesday 12 May 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service. Just…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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MAY
Royal Windsor Horse Show 2015
Windsor Castle

The UKs greatest outdoor celebration of everything equestrian Royal Windsor Horse Show kicks off the 2015 British summer show season on Wednesday 13 Sunday 17 May 2015.A must‐attend event for all horse and country lovers over 3000 horses and ponies will…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08445 814960
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MAY
UB40
G Live Guildford

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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