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

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Forthcoming events in Reading

21
NOV
Paul Tonkinson Headlines Comedy at Milk
Milk Bar

This month our show is headlined by Paul Tonkinson who youll have seen on Michael Mcintyres Roadshow and also Channel 4s Big Breakfast. Supported by Brett Goldstein who youll have seen on Drifters Derek and Uncle. Marlon Davis who has been on…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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22
NOV
Wildlife of the World photography exhibition
Thames Valley Park (TVP1 & 2)

LocationThames Valley Park TVP1 & 2 300 Thames Valley Park Drive Thames Valley Park Earley Reading RG6 1PT.Dates22nd Nov26th Nov 2017Open10am3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionThe photographers participating in this theme have sent us striking images of the widest range…

Location: 2.1 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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24
NOV
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

NEW & UNMISSABLE30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date.These parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to dance romance meet new…

Location: 9.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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24
NOV
Tropicana Nights
Wycombe Swan Old Town Hall

If you are looking for a fun‐filled evening of pure 80s music and dancing for the over 21s then look no further Tropicana Nights specialises in good old‐fashioned party nights. Whether you go all out in your favourite 80s outfit or not…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 556878
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25
NOV
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is a relative newcomer to the UKs toy train and collecting scene but has quickly established a reputation for attracting leading dealers with a great variety of stock. Staged four times a year…

Location: 15.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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25
NOV
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to ReadingFeaturing Rob Rouse Barry Castagnola Adam Bloom and Caimh McDonnellWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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25
NOV
Mod Revue @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Mod RevueSaturday 25tth November at 9.45pmAn all live tribute band Mod Revue play Mod hits from the 1960s and from the Ska revival of the late 70s and early 80s.Our Christmas and Show package only for £50.50 pp including a Four‐Course meal…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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28
NOV
Bank of England Inflation Briefing
Leander Club

Join IoD Fidelity Group and speakers from the Bank of England and network over a full English Breakfast. This is followed by the presentations and plenty of opportunity to ask questions. Venue: Leander Club Henley‐on‐Thames Henley‐on‐Thames RG9 2LPPriceMember and Non‐Member : GBP…

Location: 6.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01494 718699
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28
NOV
The HR Congress Brussels
The Egg Brussels

The HR Congress will give you a unique opportunity to gather your team and discover the latest trends and best practices across 12 elective modules during the two days. Divided into 4 blocks 3 modules will be running parallel with each other…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Business

TEL: +36-1-88 5-3100
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28
NOV
Yeomen of the Guard
Oakwood Centre

The opera is set in the Tower of London during the 16th century and is the darkest and perhaps most emotionally engaging of the Savoy Operas ending with a broken‐hearted main character and two very reluctant engagements rather than the usual numerous…

Location: 3.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
NOV
Speed Dating in Reading
Matchbox

Speed Dating in ReadingHow Speed Dating in Reading worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Reading you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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01
DEC
Winter Wonderland Ball
Wycombe Swan

Includes a drinks reception delicious festive three‐course meal fantastic live band and fabulous entertainment.Venue: Wycombe Swan St Mary Street High Wycombe HP11 2XEPriceTickets: GBP 47.00Links: RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com115013‐0…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01494 552885
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01
DEC
Wreath Making
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Two sessions: 1pm and 2pm. Price includes a hot…

Location: 15.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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01
DEC
Wreath Making for Families
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Price includes a hot drink and a mince pie…

Location: 15.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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02
DEC
A Christmas Carol
Camberley Theatre

One magical night Scrooge is visited by mystical ghosts who show him there is more to life than work and money slowly he begins to recognise the true meaning of Christmas. With a cavalcade of…

Location: 12.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Day Out With Thomas and meet Father Christmas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines.The Fat Controller supervises Rev.W.Awdrys classic childrens favourite ‐ Thomas the Tank Engine on his Day Out With Thomas visits.At Christmas Thomas likes…

Location: 15.8 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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02
DEC
Rivermead Primary Christmas Fair
Rivermead Primary School

Lots of Christmassy fun and games for all the family to include a Santas Grotto Mini golf. Mulled wine food and refreshments childrens games and craft activities and a raffle Entrance is free for kids 50p for adults …

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07788 861992
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02
DEC
The Soultones @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The SoultonesSaturday 2nd December at 9.45pmThe Soultones are a Berkshire based modern soul band born out of the love of playing music and boasting some of the most talented and entertaining musicians on the current music scene.A 7 piece band with many…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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07
DEC
Santa's Comedy Baubles
Wycombe Swan

In association with our Hellfire Comedy Club Wycombe Swan presents comedy for Christmas with Santas Comedy Baubles. Laugh your baubles off with a live comedy show whilst enjoying a festive bite to eat during the interval. Our bar will be serving guest…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 552885
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08
DEC
The Voice of Sinatra @ Grosvenor Casino Reading So
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The Voice of Sinatra Friday 8th December at 9.45pmThe Voice Of Sinatra is recognised as one of the UKs leading Frank Sinatra tribute acts and quite rightly so.Jay Oxenham researched many books and hundreds of hours of Frank Sinatras live performances…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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09
DEC
Magic Queen @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Magic Queen Saturday 9th December at 9.45pmThe only UK tribute performing all the songs in the original key Magic Queen re‐enacts the glorious rock band Queen. Combining flair and energy the act covers hits including We Are The Champions We Will…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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15
DEC
The Jets @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The JetsFriday 15th December at 9.45pmThe Jets are a professional chart group with a number of fantastic hit singles and albums and have performed alongside Sir Cliff Richard Shakin Stevens Meatloaf The Police Madness and even Led ZeppelinOur Christmas and Show package…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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16
DEC
Elvis (Mark Wright) @ Grosvenor Casino Reading Sou
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Elvis Mark WrightMark Wright is well known for performing the ultimate Elvis Presley tribute in a style which is guaranteed to have the audience dancing to the classics all night long.With his incredible vocal talent and passion creating a show that the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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22
DEC
Badness @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

BadnessThe nuttiest sound around and among the most charismatic and faithful tributes to the legendary ska band Madness.Our Christmas and Show package only for £50.50 pp including a Four‐Course meal ticket for the Show a Learn How to Play session and a…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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23
DEC
Forever Jackson & Dancers @ Grosvenor Casino Readi
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Forever Jackson & DancersSaturday 23rd September at 9.45pmRobin Parsons vocals are spot on and his dancing matches Jacko step by step. Forever Jackson is backed by an amazing all girl dance team known as Hip Hop Pop.Our Christmas and Show package only…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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31
DEC
Just The Tonic's New Year's Eve Special
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

EARLY BIRD TICKETS ONLY £15 ‐ HURRY UPWe offer you the finest in New Years Eve fun. 3 of the finest comedians in the land with an outstanding compere to hold the night together ft Quincy Robert White Julian Deane and James…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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31
DEC
NYE Party with the Four Jerseys @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

NYE Party with the Four Jerseys Making plans for New Years Eve Party and celebrate New Years Eve in our CasinoWelcome 2018 in style at Grosvenor Casino Reading South.With a fabulous Four Jerseys in our Show Bar its set to be…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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07
JAN
Wedding Fair @ The Hilton Bracknell
Hilton Bracknell

Five minutes from the M3 the Hilton Bracknell has been host to the areas most popular wedding fair for nearly 20 years. This large fair has an extensive range of local exhibitors offering you fantastic choice for every budget.The Bridal Fashion Shows…

Location: 10.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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08
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Theale, Berkshire)
Theale Village Hall

This 8‐week Introduction to Chen style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Chen style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 4.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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10
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Purley-on-Thames)
Purley Memorial Hall

This 8‐week Introduction to Yang style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Yang style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 3.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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Tourist Attractions


Bracknell Ski Centre

Ski Slopes at Bracknell Ski Centre in Bracknell, Berkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 01344 789002 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

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. …

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.…

Arthur Hill Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Arthur Hill Swimming Pool in Reading, Berkshire.Contact venue on 0118‐901 5056 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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


Updated: 20/11/2017 04:45:20