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

27
JAN
circus of Horrors - Voodoo
The Hexagon Theatre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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27
JAN
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 Steve Harris Tom Deacon Julian Deane and James AldersonWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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27
JAN
One Stop Boogie @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

One Stop BoogieSaturday 27th January 21:45pm One Stop Boogie are a totally professional party ban who are dedicated to wowing audiences with their unique and colourful performances.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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29
JAN
Teechers
The Whitty Theatre

Featuring breathtaking ensemble performances and a bang‐up‐to‐date soundtrack Teechers brings to life an array of terrifying teachers and hopeless pupils through the unique eyes of Salty Gail and Hobby; three Year 11 students about to leave school for good.Will Mr Nixon abandon…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 743247
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31
JAN
Edwardians on the Move - a talk by Mike Hurst
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Berkshire Family History Society is delighted to welcome Goring‐based historian Mike Hurst to The Centre for Heritage and Family History. Mike will paint a colourful account of how the Edwardians got around in those halcyon days before the First World War.…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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02
FEB
BRACKNELL Over 25s PARTY for 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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03
FEB
★ The Krazy Keys ★
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The Krazy Keys Saturday 3rd February 21:45pmThe Krazy Keys performs an eclectic repertoire which features classic sounds from the likes of Frank Sinatra to the contemporary hits of Beyonce. The band have preformed across the world alongside industry greats such…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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03
FEB
Tenebrae - Russian Choral Treasures
All Saints' Church

Tenebrae are renowned for their performances of Russian choral music and have worked extensively to nurture their own characteristics of passion and precision to deliver a special and heartfelt tribute to the music of these great composers. The concert includes extracts from…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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04
FEB
Wedding Fair @ St Anne's Manor
Hilton St Anne's Manor

St Annes Manor is a stunning wedding venue between Wokingham and Bracknell.This event is full of local wedding businesses offering you a wide range of choice whatever your wedding budget. Here you will find a relaxed and friendly atmosphere to shop in…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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06
FEB
Beginner's Family History Course
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Tutor: Margaret CrookA series of four workshops designed for those new to researching family history. Where to start how to progress your research and good research practice are all explained.The course explores different genealogy websites and looks at the content…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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07
FEB
Wildlife of the World photography exhibition
3 Forbury Place

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe photographers participating in this theme have sent us striking images of the widest range of species from elephants to insects. Many of the images in this exhibition highlight…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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09
FEB
I Got Soul Presents - DJ Luck & MC Neat in Apres
Apres nightclub

DJ LUCK & MC NEAT two of the longest serving acts in the UKG scene Neat are coming to party with us at Aprs nightclub. The MOBO Award winning charismatic duo are best known for the UK Top 10 hits With A…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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10
FEB
Albie J as Michael Bublé
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Albie J as Michael BubleSaturday 10th Feburary 21:45pmAlbie celebrates the music of Michael Buble effortlessly and with his wealth of live experience and confidence projects magically in every show always leaving the crowd wanting just that little bit more.Our Show and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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11
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
The Anvil, Basingstoke

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATA.Starring the international…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 844244
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14
FEB
BRACKNELL Over 25s VALENTINE's PARTY
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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14
FEB
Reading's Cinemas history - talk by David Cliff
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

David Cliffe was born at Macclesfield Cheshire when there were five cinemas operating all of which he remembers. He studied English language and medieval English literature at the University of Leeds followed by a postgraduate diploma in librarianship. He worked…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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15
FEB
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…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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17
FEB
Club Night
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Club NightSaturday 17th February 21:45pmCome along for a fantastic night as our resident Dj is playing the biggest club classics.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our set buffet menu and a…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01184 027800
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20
FEB
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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24
FEB
The Soulstar (Matthew Winchester) @ Grosvenor Casi
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The SoulstarSaturday 24th February 21:45pmBlessed with a silk like voice charisma and bags of personality The Soulstar is a phenomenal tribute to all this Soul.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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24
FEB
Workshop - Family History Websites
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Tutors: Gillian Stevens and Chad HannaLearn more about the many and varied web‐sites which can help you unlock your familys past including many which are free to access and others for which a subscription or pay per view is required.Free parking…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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28
FEB
Mapledurham Mill - a talk by Corry Starling
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Corry Starling is the miller at Mapledurham Mill the last commercially operated mill on the River Thames. A mill has existed on the site for over a thousand years and is referred to in Domesday.The mill is part of the two…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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28
FEB
Sophie Willan Branded Tour 2018
The Farnham Maltings

After the award winning critically acclaimed sell out success of her second comedy hour at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with her show Branded ‐ Bolton born Sophie Willan has announced a 33‐date tour for 2018. The tour starts on 8th February…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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03
MAR
Laughter Craft Comedy Presents a Night of Comedy
Emmbrook Social and Sports Club

Laughter Craft Comedy present a top night of Stand Up Comedy with 4 top professional acts from the UK Circuit. This debut show will be Headlined by Nick Doody a regular writer and contributor to shows such as Mock the Week and…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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10
MAR
Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse
Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse

Plan your perfect day at Berkshires most prestigious two‐day bridal exhibition Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 10‐11 March which will bring together more than 90 of the regions finest wedding suppliers under one roof from venues to bridal designers…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 012422 160544
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14
MAR
Greenham Common's History - a talk by Penny Stokes
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

To many people the name Greenham Common conjures up an image of women‐only peace camps protests against cruise missiles and conflict with the police but behind this lies a much longer and more varied history.Eminent local author and historian Penny Stokes will…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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16
MAR
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
South Street Arts Centre

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21 dates including…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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18
MAR
Antique Bottle & Collector's Fayre
Alton Community Centre

This twice yearly event is run by the Alton Bottle Collectors Club at Alton Hampshire. Established in 1979 and still going strong. There are approx 58 stalls selling old bottles advertiques tins postcards enamel signs breweriana dolls heads pub jugs etc. Adjacent…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 0142 088773
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APR
Berkshire Brewery Tours
Berkshire Brewery Tours

Visit a brewery on our Berkshire Brewery tours.Gift vouchers available:http:tidd.ly782106eeEnjoy an afternoon of beer tasting on our brewery tours. Visit multiple breweries or selected locations on our private and corporate tours.Learn about what goes into making great beer tour the equipment and…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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10
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Hexagon

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner 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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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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…

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. …

Adventure Balloon Co Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Adventure Balloon Co Ltd in Hook, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01252 844222 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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.…

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