What's on inOxford

Welcome to Oxford

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Oxford

04
MAR
Rhodes
O2 Academy Oxford

Rhodes at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 04 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Rhodes live in the knowledge that…

06
MAR
Collabro
New Theatre Oxford

Collabro at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Friday 06 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

06
MAR
Redlight Switch
O2 Academy Oxford

Redlight Switch at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 06 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Redlight Switch live in the…

09
MAR
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
New Theatre Oxford

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Monday 09 March 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best…

10
MAR
Australian Pink Floyd
New Theatre Oxford

Australian Pink Floyd is the band to see when it comes to Pink Floyd tributes. More than just an average cover band Aussie Pink Floyd meticulously strives to recreate the ground‐breaking work of the iconic…

Category: Miscellaneous

10
MAR
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
New Theatre Oxford

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

11
MAR
Sleaford Mods
O2 Academy Oxford

Sleaford Mods at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 11 March 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…

12
MAR
Dylan Moran
New Theatre Oxford

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

13
MAR
Katherine Jenkins
New Theatre Oxford

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Category: Miscellaneous

13
MAR
Mobb Deep
O2 Academy Oxford

Mobb Deep at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 13 March 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…

14
MAR
Paul Carrack
New Theatre Oxford

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

14
MAR
The Alarm
O2 Academy Oxford

The Alarm are a Welsh New Wave alt rock band that got together in 1978. The Alarm remained strictly a underground success until discovered by U2 and brought out on tour as their opening…

Tourist Attractions


Oxford Castle

If you thought Oxford was just about elegant spires and world‐class academia then think again brbrOxford Castle Unlocked reveals Oxford's less well known history, one that's rich with tales of great escapes, betrayal and even romance all within the walls of this ancient castle and prison.brbrbrbrThe…

Cotswold Wildlife Park

Home to a fascinating and varied collection of mammals, birds, reptiles and invertebrates, from Ants to White Rhinos and Bats to big Cats. Enjoy the exotic animals and gardens in the spacious and peaceful Cotswold surroundings.Our walkaround Park is open every day; a great family day out with…

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

The Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity, caring for abused and ill‐treated animals. We rely totally upon public donations to enable us to do this valuable work. Helping donkeys, like Mrs. P and Mabel. The Sanctuary is open to visitors most days during the year, between…

Museum of Oxford

The Museum of Oxford is the only museum that is dedicated to the history of Oxford and its University. Town Hall, Oxford The museum is located in the historic Town Hall, and the entrance is off St Aldate's on the corner of Blue Boar Street.…

Museum of the History

The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose‐built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the collection and the building, the Museum occupies a special position, both in the…

Pitt Rivers Museum

The Pitt Rivers Museum is the University of Oxford's museum of anthropology and world archaeology. Founded in 1884 following a gift to the University from General Pitt Rivers it retains its unique period atmosphere with dense displays of artefacts, many in the original wooden display cabinets. …

Want more?

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