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

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Sharon Corr
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Sharon Corr at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 22 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Sharon Corr tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

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Wuthering Heights
The North Wall Arts Centre

Peter McMaster's award‐winning all‐male performance revisits and re‐imagines the landscapes and characters of Emily Bronte's classic novel.Focusing particularly on Heathcliff's mysterious disappearance from the moors and his subsequent return as a man four performers explore what it means to be a man…

TEL: 01865 319450
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Doc Brown
Glee Club Oxford

A seamless mix of truly inspired hip‐hop and stand‐up. Hes a total star an utter joy. ‐ Time OutFresh from his sell‐out UK tour Of Mic and Men a starring role in the hit show Law and Order UK as well as…

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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Lava Ignite, Oxford

Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD. What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.The Music:All 3 dance floors…

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South Park

OxfordOxford prides itself on not being like other festivals providing an unparalleled experience for the local community. The event is to be set in the spectacular surroundings of South Park a short walk from the city centre both universities and Oxfords cultural…

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Me and My Cat
The North Wall Arts Centre

Come and join Detective K as she sets off on an exciting and hilarious adventure full of manga clues and mysterious events. But will she solve the mystery and return Nicholas to his own body in time …

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Millets Farm Dog Show
Millets Farm Centre

With fun and competitive categories including the egg & spoon race our 2nd Millets dog show is sure to be fun for all the family. There are numerous classes to enter with your family pooch a small selection of stands to browse…

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TEL: 01865 391311
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Eliza and the Bear
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Eliza and the Bear at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 29 September 2014. 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…

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Kobra and the Lotus
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Kobra and the Lotus at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 01 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Kobra and the Lotus live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

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Fast Track
The North Wall Arts Centre

The world premiere of Fast Track a play written by Catriona Kerridge.Characters run cycle walk and hurtle past each other. Strangers confess love and judge each other. They have one thing in common: they are all stuck in a relationship ‐ a…

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Duke Dumont
O2 Academy Oxford

Better known by his stage name Duke Dumont British DJ Adam Dyment owns the record label Blase Boys Club and has a number of successful chart hits in the UK with Need U 100 nominated…

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Alan Davies
New Theatre Oxford

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

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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