What's on inPadworth

Welcome to Padworth

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

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Forthcoming events in Padworth

28
MAY
Alan Carr
Hexagon Reading

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
MAY
Paul Mertons Impro Chum
Hexagon Theatre

Paul Mertons Impro Chum at Hexagon Theatre in Reading on Friday 29 May 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…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
MAY
Paul Mertons Impro Chums
Hexagon Theatre

Paul Mertons Impro Chums at Hexagon Theatre in Reading on Friday 29 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Paul Mertons Impro Chums live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Anvil

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAY
90's Revival and Dancers (Lisa Kelsey)
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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05
JUN
Buble Fever
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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05
JUN
Michael McIntyre Work In Progress
Anvil

Michael McIntyre Work In Progress at Anvil in Basingstoke on Friday 05 June 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…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
JUN
Dirty Dancing Live and Chick Flicks
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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06
JUN
Summer Family Fun Day- The Big Lunch 2015
Eyot Boat Centre

HelloPlease add the following charity event to your calendar. The flyer is attached. Event Type: Summer Family Fun Day ‐ The Big Lunch 2015 Location: Eyot…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07898 784113
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10
JUN
Light In The Lens
Thames Valley Park 2 (TVP2),

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces and to concentrate our gaze within the…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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12
JUN
Milton Jones
Hexagon Reading

Milton Jones ‐ you know the weird bloke with the shirts from Mock the Week. As well as star of the Michael Mcintyre Roadshow and the voice of 8 series for Radio 4 including The…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
JUN
' Oh, what a night' A tribute to Frankie Valli
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

A tribute to Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons The wonderful show takes you through all the hits of the phenomenon that is Frankie Valli and The Four SeasonsGrosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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13
JUN
Prabhat Rao and Friends - Indian Classical music
All Saints church Wokingham

Wokingham Summer Music Festival opens with an evening of Hindustani Classical music.Prabhat Rao took the audience by storm in the 2014 Summer Music Festival with a dazzling virtuoso display and captivating lyricism. We are delighted that he is returning to open our…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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14
JUN
Japanese music - The Floating World Ensemble
All Saints church Wokingham

Wokingham All Saints Church transforms into a Japanese paradise as we welcome the Floating World Ensemble Clive Bell shakuhachi and Keiko Kitamura koto for a live concert on Sunday 14 June. Both musicians true masters of their instruments are well‐respected names in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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20
JUN
Martin Carthy-The godfather of English folk music
All Saints church Wokingham

Enjoy an evening with the Godfather of the British folk revival Martin Carthy MBE on Sunday 20 June.Martin was first recognised as a virtuoso folk guitarist at Londons top folk club the Troubadour in the 1960s. There he taught songs to visiting…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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21
JUN
Henley on Thames Triathlon
Henley Leisure Centre & Gillott's School

The increasingly popular Henley‐on‐Thames Triathlon is in its seventh year and takes place at Henley Leisure Centre and Gillots School. The town is perhaps best known for the annual Royal Regatta which attracts some of the worlds finest rowers. Conveniently situated just…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01270 842800
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21
JUN
Suzanne Vega
Anvil

Suzanne Vega has been an offbeat folk rock icon since her debut in the 1980s. Known for her top two hits Luka and Toms Diner Vega has toured the world with these songs playing to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
JUN
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
The Haymarket

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at The Haymarket in Basingstoke on Sunday 28 June 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 seats at…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
JUL
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Hexagon Reading

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Tuesday 07 July 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 Jimmy Carr Funny Business…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
JUL
Justin Hayward
Anvil

Justin Hayward at Anvil in Basingstoke on Tuesday 07 July 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 seats at the best prices all…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUL
2nd Fleur Fest with Darts and The Mangledwurzels
Fleur De Lys at East Hagbourne

A three‐day real ale festival with live music on all days. Friday headliners are 70s do‐wop masters Darts with support from The Corsairs and Victory Road. Saturday sees performances from C U Tuesday Unusual Suspects Texas Ghost Train and Nick & The…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01235 813247
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30
JUL
Less Than Jake
Sub89

Less Than Jake at Sub89 in Reading on Thursday 30 July 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Highclere Castle Battle Proms
Highclere Castle

The 15th annual Highclere Castle Battle Proms Open Air Concert: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of WaterlooThe ever popular Battle Proms Picnic Concert will return to Highclere Castle on Saturday 1 August 2015 for an exceptional evening of sublime classical…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 355416
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01
AUG
Battle Proms 2015
Highclere Castle

Battle Proms 2015 at Highclere Castle in Newbury on Saturday 01 August 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Battle Proms 2015 tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
AUG
Coding, Electronics, Minecraft and Game Design
School of Systems Engineering

Fire Tech Camp is holding premium tech camps this summer for kids and teens aged 9 to 17 taking place at Reading University School of Systems Engineering.Under the close mentorship of expert tutors students will engineer their own original work designing games…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02071 934002
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26
AUG
Festival 2015 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Festival 2015 Extras at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Wednesday 26 August 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 seats at the best…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
SEP
Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson
Anvil

Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson at Anvil in Basingstoke on Tuesday 08 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
Brand New Family Science Show
The Hexagon

Get closer to the action than ever before as this interactive and explosive family show takes you behind the scenes of your favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic.Join our team of professionals whove been behind the…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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27
SEP
Public Image Ltd
Sub89

When John Johnny Rotten Lydon left the Sex Pistols and formed Public Image Ltd to say it was a big change is a big understatement. Gone was the punk rock image and conventions and what…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
Bullet For My Valentine
Hexagon Reading

Welsh HeavyThrash Metal band Bullet for my Valentine are; Matthew Tuck lead vocalsrhythm guitar Michael Paget lead guitar Michael Thomas drums and Jason James backing vocals and bass guitar. They began together in 1998 but…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Basing House

Basing House, Hampshire, was a major English Tudor palace and castle that once rivalled Hampton Court Palace in its size and opulence. Today only the foundations and earthworks remain.Basing House is located in the village of Old Basing, approximately one mile east of the centre of the town…

Mapledurham House

Away from the distractions of town, business or busy hotels, Mapledurham is an oasis of peace, natural beauty and history. Mapledurham House, still the home of the descendants of the original family, is an Elizabethan Manor House situated beside the Thames and sheltered by the Chiltern Hills,…

Museum of English Rural Life

The Museum of English Rural Life was founded by the University of Reading in 1951 to reflect and record the changing face of farming and the countryside. It houses Designated collections of national importance that span the full range of objects, archives, photographs, film and books. …

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. .…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐957 6847 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

American Pool & Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at American Pool & Snooker in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐956 8299 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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