What's on inNewbury


Welcome to Newbury

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

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Forthcoming events in Newbury

23
OCT
Build a Bat Box
Earth Trust Centre

Help bats prepare for hibernation by making a shelter to put in your garden. All tools and materials provided. Two 1.5hr sessions available with 6 places for individuals or familiesgroups in each session cost is per box not per person; ideally there…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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24
OCT
Fairport Convention in Newbury
Corn Exchange Newbury

Credited with originating British folk‐rock Fairport first took to the stage in 1967s summer of love. Throughout the intervening five decades and numerous changes of line‐up the bands passion for live performance has never wavered.Fairport Convention still attract critical acclaim and won…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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24
OCT
Mud Pie Mania
Earth Trust Centre

Drop in for Mud Pie Monday ‐ buckets of mud and buckets of fun Join us either in the Earth Trust Centre where youngsters will have the opportunity to get creative and messy in our mud kitchen. Please bring your own…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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24
OCT
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Speed Dating in BasingstokeHow Speed Dating in Basingstoke worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Basingstoke you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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26
OCT
Family Bushcraft
Earth Trust Centre

Bring the whole family and go wild in the great outdoors Explore the woods make shelters learn how to make a fire and use a knife safely. Well cook on the fire but bring a packed lunch too. £22 adult £17 child;…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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27
OCT
Discover and Play
Earth Trust Centre

Forest School for the under‐5s. Join us for a morning of play and discovery in our woodlands. £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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27
OCT
Tree Climbing
Earth Trust Centre

Use ropes and harnesses to explore Little Wittenham Woods treetops in 1hr sessions with The Great Big Tree Climbing Company. The minimum age is 6yrs but there is no maximum so parents grandparents aunts uncles and friends can all have a go…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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28
OCT
Zombie Inflatable Obstacle Survival Run
Newbury Showground

Survive our crazy 5km inflatable courseYou will be given a tag belt with 3 lives before you set off to complete our insane 5k run packed with humongous inflatable obstacles.Evade the Zombies along the routeIf that was not enough zombies have occupied…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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29
OCT
Halloween Inflatable 5K Obstacle Course
Newbury Showground

Our 10 gigantic inflatable obstacles will be placed around the 5km course.These fun inflatables allow participants to boing bounce crawl climb and slide their way around the incredibly fun course.Despite their massive size this event is suitable for participants of all athletic…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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10
NOV
Mapledurham Festive Gift Fair
Mapledurham House

Dating from Doomsday England Mapledurham sits on the banks of the River Thames and offers a beautiful location for the magical annual Festive Gift Fair. The Fair is located within heated marquees on the lawns of Mapledurham a historic and atmospheric medieval…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01487 814800
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10
NOV
Mapledurham Festive Gift Fair 2017
Mapledurham House

All you need for Gift Shopping in one place. Held in marquees on the lawns of historic Mapledurham. A Festive atmosphere offering a wide range of unique and exciting Gifts & Crafts. Father Christmas will be attendingPrices ‐ Adults £5SeniorConcession £4.50Under 16s…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07496 060168
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18
NOV
Hedgelaying
Earth Trust Centre

A very practical hands‐on two days learning to lay a Midland style hedge with expert Clive Leeke. Find out all about this traditional skill on the job.All specialist tools and equipment provided.For beginners and those who wish to gain more experience.Booking essential:…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01865 407792
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25
NOV
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is a relative newcomer to the UKs toy train and collecting scene but has quickly established a reputation for attracting leading dealers with a great variety of stock. Staged four times a year…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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02
DEC
Day Out With Thomas and meet Father Christmas
Didcot Railway Centre

Join the Didcot Railway Centre as they welcome Thomas for a day of family fun.A ticket for Day Out With Thomas includes the train ride with Thomas as well as a variety of Thomas & Friends themed entertainment.Guests will also have the…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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08
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Theale, Berkshire)
Theale Village Hall

This 8‐week Introduction to Chen style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Chen style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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10
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Purley-on-Thames)
Purley Memorial Hall

This 8‐week Introduction to Yang style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Yang style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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11
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
The Anvil, Basingstoke

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATA.Starring the international…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 844244
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03
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Anvil, Basingstoke

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 844244
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Tourist Attractions


The Living Rainforest

Explore the rainforest, and discover its wonders for yourself. On your visit, look out for free roaming lizards, birds and butterflies ‐ you never know where they will appear next See some of the world's most popular foods, from bananas to coffee, cocoa and ginger. .…

Bishopswood Golf Course

Bishopswood Golf Course ‐ golf course in Tadley, Hampshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0118‐981 2200 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bishopswood Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Deanwood Park Golf Club

Deanwood Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Newbury, Berkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01635 48772 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Deanwood Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Deanwood Park Golf Course

Deanwood Park Golf Course ‐ golf course in Newbury, Berkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01635 48772 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Deanwood Park Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Donnington Grove Country Club Ltd

Donnington Grove Country Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Newbury, Berkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01635 581000 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Donnington Grove Country Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Floating Sensations Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Floating Sensations Ltd in Thatcham, Berkshire. Contact venue on 01635 201007 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Newbury? See our list of attractions in Newbury, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.