What's on in Oxford, Berkshire
Welcome to Oxford in the beautiful county of Berkshire. 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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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Oxford
If you're out on the tiles in Oxford then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Oxford will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Oxford.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Oxford (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Oxford for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Oxford for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Victoria House HotelOxford
Rooms from £65.00
Eurobar Cafe & Hotel B&BOxford
Rooms from £42.00
Rooms from £125.00
The Old BankOxford
Rooms from £157.00
Macdonald Randolph HotelOxford
Rooms from £134.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Diesel Shed BashDidcot Railway Centre is hosting a three day Diesel Shed Bash with seven visiting diesel locomotives as well as our usual attractions. This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with some diesels. Our …||25 - 27 May 2013Didcot Railway CentreDidcotHistoric/Heritage|
|Nicola Benedetti and Oxford PhilomusicaShostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op 77/99 Prokofiev Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op. 60 Stravinsky The Firebird Suite Nicola Benedetti - violin Marios Papadopoulous - conductor Following her spell…||TomorrowSheldonian TheatreOxfordMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Paper AeroplanesPaper Aeroplanes appears live in Oxford, Oxfordshire at The Jericho Tavern on Saturday, 25 May 2013. For ticket prices to watch Paper Aeroplanes at The Jericho Tavern, see the list of tickets available for Paper Aeropla…||TomorrowThe Jericho TavernOxfordMiscellaneous|
|RSPB Family Fun WeekendA weekend full of activities that all the family can enjoy, all in support on RSPB. This is a FREE event, located on the grass area next to the animal enclosures at Millets Farm Centre. Further information includin…||25 - 26 May 2013Millets Farm CentreOxfordFamily Days Out|
|Shadows on the WallA ruler reflects upon his rise to power, whilst his aides conspire to take it from him: trust is broken, friendships are tested and the truth left butchered. Power comes at a price, but who is willing to pay it? Part …||TomorrowThe Old Fire StationOxfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Brian McFaddenPop And Rock - watch Brian McFadden live at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford, Oxfordshire on the Sunday, 26 May 2013. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house!…||26 May 2013O2 Academy OxfordOxfordMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Weekly Indoor Car Boot SaleFED UP OF THE WET & COLD WEATHER, SELL YOUR UNWANTED ITEMS IN THE WARM AND DRY. SET UP 7am - BUYERS STRICTLY 8am. PITCH - £10.00 FOR TWO TABLES, Why not share with a friend? OUTSIDE HARDSTANDING CARBOOT PI…||26 May 2013Langdale HallWitneyCar Boot Sales|
|Shadows on the WallA ruler reflects upon his rise to power, whilst his aides conspire to take it from him: trust is broken, friendships are tested and the truth left butchered. Power comes at a price, but who is willing to pay it? Part …||27 May 2013The Old Fire StationOxfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
|John Lawson CircusThe award winning John Lawson's Circus voted the 'Best Small Circus', makes it's first ever visit to Millets Farm Centre. With an entirely human cast Ringmaster Attila Endresz will introduce western pastimes with The …||28 May - 2 Jun 2013Millets Farm CentreOxfordFamily Days Out|
|Miranda RichmondAnnie Newnham sees the human body as every artist's starting point her own with oils, where she is well known. Catch it unawares, off guard. The awkward angle as much as the careful pose. These became mantras among her …||28 May - 14 Jun 2013The North Wall Arts CentreOxfordArts / Craft|
|The Shop of Little Horrors Pickled Image and the North WallA dark and twisted horror show with a wicked sense of humour, featuring a macabre collection of characters. Grimlake's Emporium of Novelties: a dilapidated shop where corny magic tricks and strange puppets collect dus…||29 May - 1 Jun 2013The North Wall Arts CentreOxfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Break the FloorboardsRifco Arts and Watford Palace Theatre present a new dance drama, opening May 2013. All Zain wants to do dance, but his family, the local fascists and his two left feet are getting in the way. Fusing the captivating d…||30 May - 1 Jun 2013Oxford PlayhouseOxfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
|District 3District 3 appears live in Oxford, Oxfordshire at O2 Academy Oxford on Thursday, 30 May 2013. For ticket prices to watch District 3 at O2 Academy Oxford, see the list of tickets available for District 3.…||30 May 2013O2 Academy OxfordOxfordMiscellaneous|
|Combe Open GardensCombe is a picturesque village which is a delight to take a stroll around on any day, but will be all the more pleasurable over the Open Garden's weekend. A number of our residents are very keen gardeners and over 15 gar…||1 - 2 Jun 2013Combe Village GreenCombeFamily Days Out|
|The Comedy Club OxfordshireThe Comedy Club Oxfordshire on Saturday 1st June at Shush the Venue Wantage.3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV Host Comedian John Mann 'One of the funniest people I know' Phill Jupitus Sharp observation and dry wit ming…||1 Jun 2013ShushWantageTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Weekly Indoor Car Boot SaleFED UP OF THE WET & COLD WEATHER, SELL YOUR UNWANTED ITEMS IN THE WARM AND DRY. SET UP 7am - BUYERS STRICTLY 8am. PITCH - £10.00 FOR TWO TABLES, Why not share with a friend? OUTSIDE HARDSTANDING CARBOOT PI…||2 Jun 2013Langdale HallWitneyCar Boot Sales|
|GhostpoetGhostpoet at O2 Academy Oxford live on Monday, 03 June 2013 in Oxford, Oxfordshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Monday, 03 June 2013 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Ghostpoet …||3 Jun 2013O2 Academy OxfordOxfordMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The Moody BluesThe Moody Blues at New Theatre Oxford live on Wednesday, 05 June 2013 in Oxford, Oxfordshire. For tickets to see The Moody Blues at New Theatre Oxford, see the list of ticket prices.…||5 Jun 2013New Theatre OxfordOxfordMiscellaneous|
|Being From the Inside Marguerite Horner at High House GalleryFast gaining a reputation for her pensive, yet understated paintings, Horner's critically-acclaimed works depict ordinary scenes, appearing as elusive snapshots which have captured lost moments in time. This effect i…||6 - 23 Jun 2013High House GalleryClanfieldArts / Craft|
|Blonde PoisonBased on a true story, Blonde Poison tells the tale of a woman who was both victim and persecutor during World War II. Stella Goldschlag was a Jew living illegally in war-torn Berlin when she was betrayed and tortured…||6 Jun 2013The North Wall Arts CentreOxfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
Wedding fairs in Oxford
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Oxford. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.