What's on inRiseley


Welcome to Riseley

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

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Forthcoming events in Riseley

24
APR
Speed Dating in Reading
Revolution De Cuba

Reading Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Reading EventsAt one of our Reading Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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25
APR
I Do!
Willis Museum

As we celebrate this year of royal weddings what better excuse than to delve into our collection and share our most exquisite wedding dresses with you.From gowns and veils to bonnets and shoes the extravagance of the 1770s to the elegance of…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01256 465902
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25
APR
Circus Vegas
Racecourse Car Park 6

Circus Vegas arrives in the UK for its first full British tour.Housed inside its huge Stars & Strips big top Circus Vegas merges all the elements of circus with all the glitz glamour & spectacle that you would imagine when you think…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 428555
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25
APR
Living through the Civil War - a talk
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Speaker ‐ Catherine SampsonCatherine developed her love of history in childhood and pursued it at University in Sheffield and later Oxford where she graduated with a Masters Degree in English Local History. Her dissertation subject being the impact of the Civil War…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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27
APR
Art of Style
The Oracle Shopping Centre

Combining free beauty makeovers live pop‐up catwalks and fashion sculptures shoppers will be invited to enjoy the latest trends with an art exhibition twist.The three‐day event will be centred around four of the hottest fashion trends displayed as works of art in…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02076 936999
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27
APR
Ascot Fashion Weekend
Ascot Racecourse

Exciting new springsummer collection of stylish affordable clothes and accessories from 110 top quality companies all under one roof at this twice‐yearly boutique fashion event. Dress yourself from top to toe in outfits you wont find in your usual high street shops…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01367 860017
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27
APR
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bird Hills Golf Club Clubhouse Drift Road off Hawthorn Hill A330 nr Maidenhead…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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28
APR
Albie J as Bruno Mars
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. Albie J as Bruno Mars Saturday 28th April at 9.45pm Albie J is a charismatic international singersongwriter with an incredible vocal range. He has an enviable and unique skill of being able to take on any genre of music and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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03
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Anvil, Basingstoke

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 844244
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04
MAY
Gong Sound Journey
Beech Hill Memorial Hall

The magnificent depth breadth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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04
MAY
BRACKNELL Over 25s Party - Singles & Couples
Apres Nightclub at The Coppid Beech Hotel

Over 25s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. These parties are THE place for Over 25s to drink dance socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Apres Nightclub at The Alpine…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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05
MAY
UK Bee Gees
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. UK Bee Gees The UK Bee Gees are the most realistic tribute to the Bee Gees that you will ever see or hear. From the first opening song of You Should Be Dancing all the way through the romantic ballads…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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09
MAY
Patterns photography exhibition
3 Forbury Place

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionPLEASE NOTE: that visitors to this exhibition may also wish to view further images at Abbey Gardens Abbey Street on Kings Road RG1 3BA which is a short walk…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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09
MAY
Henry Marten - a talk by Dr Manfred Brod
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Manfred is a local historian specialising in the Thames Valley in the 16th and 17th centuries. He has a doctorate from Oxford University and is the author of two books and numerous papers. The period of the Civil War and its aftermath…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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12
MAY
Forever Jackson and Dancers
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. Forever Jackson and Dancers Saturday 12th May at 9.45pmRobin Parsons vocals are spot on and his dancing matches Jacko step for step. Forever Jackson is backed by an amazing all girl dance team known as Hip Hop Pop.Our Show and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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13
MAY
Drop In Sound Meditation
Watlington House

The magnificent depth breadth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

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16
MAY
Biz2Biz Berkshire Networking Lunch
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. Monthly Biz2Biz Berkshire Networking Lunch Wednesday 16th MayAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthFrom 12:00 ‐ 14:00We are now well into the busy new season so why not come and join us as its a great opportunity to talk to our speaker…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01184 027800
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19
MAY
Rat Pack - Swingin' at the Sands
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. Rat Pack ‐ Swingin at the Sands Saturday 19th May at 9.45pmThe Rat Pack Tribute Show Swingin At The Sands recreates the style panache and wonderful vocals of these all‐time greats also bringing its own brand of comedy and audience…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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22
MAY
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Basingstoke Speed Dating How speed dating in Basingstoke worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Basingstoke. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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23
MAY
Place-names of Berkshire - talk by David Peacock
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

In a break from this quarters theme of the Civil War we are delighted to welcome local historian and author Dr David Peacock to talk about the fascinating subject of place names. David is a former teacher of politics and history at…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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25
MAY
BRACKNELL Over 25s 'ADELE' Tribute PARTY
The Bier Keller

Over 25s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with ADELE ‐ Tribute Show in the Bier Keller. Tickets to Adele also include entry to Apres Nightclub. Doors open 7pm Tribute Show from 9.30pm followed by entry…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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26
MAY
Club Night @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Club NightSaturday 26th May 9.45pm.Our Resident Dj mixes house garage new and old skool hip hop and rnb grime dancehall and anything that gets the party startedCome and get your dancing shoes on and join in the funOur Show and Luxury…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01184 027800
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01
JUN
Healing Gong Sound Journey
Beech Hill Memorial Hall

The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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05
JUN
The Official Comedy Club
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

3 Stand‐up Comedians as seen on TV at Grosvenor Casino Reading South. The best Live Comedy Shows in the UK.The Official Comedy Club.Tuesday 5th June at 8pm.At Grosvenor Casino Reading South.Come and join us & witness this fantastic venue transform into a…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01184 027800
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06
JUN
Civil War to Commonwealth - talk by John Brearley
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Formerly a teacher John Brearley is a popular and charismatic speaker on Local History topics across Berkshire. Accompanied by slides and music John will talk about the Civil War and the Commonwealth period through to the restoration of the monarchy. During these…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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08
JUN
House of Stand Up Presents Camberley Comedy
The Ely

Camberley Comedy opens its doors on the second Friday of each month. This regular comedy night launches on 8th June and were bringing you a great lineup of top comedians.Our headliner for this first Camberley Comedy Show is Comedian Broadcaster Quizzer aka…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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09
JUN
Basingstoke Thai Festival
Basingstoke Thai Festival

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at War Memorial Park Basingstoke is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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16
JUN
Grease vs Dirty Dancing Night @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grease vs Dirty Dancing NightSaturday 16th June at 9.45pmAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthJoin us for a spectacular night of music as music from two iconic movies go head to head for our Grease vs Dirty Dancing live nightMark A. Wright and Charrise…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01184 027800
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21
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Basing House (In the Walled Garden)

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
JUN
Midsummer Music
Leighton Park School

As well as containing major works by Nigel Hess The Lochnagar Suite and Frank Ticheli An American Elegy Trinity Concert Bands summer concert highlights its talented players. The saxophone section captures the Big Band sound in Saxophoning; the famous duet from Bizets…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08452 263047
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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,…

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.…

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. …

Envy

Envy Nightclub in Camberley, Surrey. Contact venue on telephone number 01276 676565 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Zero

Zero Nightclub in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01256 330400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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