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.

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Forthcoming events in Oxford

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Film: The phenomenon Bruno Groening
The NOA Community Centre

The film The Phenomenon Bruno Groening ‐ In the footsteps of the miracle healer shows the events surrounding Bruno Groening. In autumn of 1949 close to 30000 people were drawn to the Traberhof in Rosenheim daily. Newspapers radio and…

Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07507 795539
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Caro Emerald
New Theatre Oxford

Caro Emerald is a Jazz singer from Amsterdam. Her debut single Back It Up was released in 2009. Her debut album Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor spent 30 weeks in the Dutch album…

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Billy Ocean
New Theatre Oxford

Born in Trinidad but based out of Britain for his entire career Billy Ocean was the undisputed king of British R&B in the 1970's and 1980's. Billy has not only scored with many Top 20…

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Speed Dating in Oxford
The Slug and Lettuce

Speed Dating in Oxford for anyone aged 40 to 59 on Tuesday 18th April 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingoxford106503.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Oxfords most popular singles night How speed dating in Oxford works ‐ When…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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Folk Hub craft market at Folk Weekend: Oxford
Wesley Memorial Church (Oxford)

Folk Weekend: Oxford is a well‐established community festival that runs throughout the city over the space of an April weekend each year. In 2017 the dates are 21‐23 April.Were delighted to be centring the festival around the lovely Wesley Memorial church this…

Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 881896
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Lang Lang and the Oxford Philharmonic
The Sheldonian Theatre

SOLD OUTRACHMANINOVPiano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18TCHAIKOVSKYSymphony No. 4 in F minor Op. 36Lang Lang pianoMarios Papadopoulos conductorAn international sensation Lang Lang has inspired millions with his open‐hearted emotive playing whether it be in intimate recitals or on the…

TEL: 01865 980980
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Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
New Theatre Oxford

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Friday 20 October 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Category: Miscellaneous

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. …

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