What's on in Silchester, Berkshire
Welcome to Silchester in the beautiful county of Berkshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Silchester - 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 Silchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Silchester
If you're out on the tiles in Silchester then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Silchester will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Silchester.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Silchester (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Silchester for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Silchester for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Holiday Inn Reading WestPadworth
Rooms from £40.00
Comfort Hotel Reading WestPadworth
Rooms from £35.00
The Wellington Arms HotelHook
Rooms from £75.00
Rooms from £60.00
Premier Inn Reading SouthReading
Rooms from £56.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Revival, Relive the 1990sremember all those amazing 90s alternative clubs?? the classic days of the Agincourt, Full TIlt at the Ballroom, the sadly missed Astoria, so many amazing times, we plan to relive those days on the 21st of June :) This e…||21 - 22 Jun 2013The AgincourtCamberleyNightclubs|
|Rowing World Cup RegattaEnjoy world class treatment at the hotel with a long weekend away. Enjoy the perfect opportunity to rekindle the magical atmosphere we enjoyed at the Olympic Games! Stay the weekend at Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10 a…||21 - 23 Jun 2013Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10ReadingSports|
|Dinosaur JrDinosaur Jr appears live in Reading, Berkshire at Sub89 on Thursday, 27 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch Dinosaur Jr at Sub89, see the list of tickets available for Dinosaur Jr.…||27 Jun 2013Sub89ReadingMiscellaneous|
|Ramsdell Traditional Village FeteRamsdell Traditional Village Fete The village of RAMSDELL cordially invites you, your family and friends to their Traditional Village Fete on Sunday, June 30th 2013 at The Firs, Ramsdell, RG26 5SJ. Gates open at 1pm…||30 Jun 2013Ramsdell Traditional Village FeteRamsdellFamily Days Out|
|The Priory School Summer Seaside Fayre and BbqThe Priory School Summer Seaside Fayre and BBQ Saturday 6th July 1-4pm Experience a taste of the great British seaside on your doorstep! Whilst we can't promise sea and sunshine, we've a host of traditional seaside a…||6 Jul 2013The Priory SchoolTadleyFamily Days Out|
|Reading Fringe FestivalWe are very excited to announce that the 1st February sees the application process OPEN!! We cant wait to start working with a variety of amazing acts, both local and from afar to bring you the very best in the arts and …||11 - 21 Jul 2013Various Venues across ReadingReadingTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Earley St Peters School Summer FayreEarley St Peter's Church of England School Summer Fayre. A fun afternoon for the whole of the family. The fayre takes place from 2pm to 4pm on Saturday 13th July 2013 in the school grounds (both indoors and out…||13 Jul 2013Earley St Peters SchoolEarleyFamily Days Out|
|Shaw House Summer FairCraft stalls, Bouncy castles, Cake competition, BBQ, Pimms tent, Tombola, Garden games, Childrens activity station, Bell ringer and so much more. It will be a great day out for the all the family. The cake competition …||21 Jul 2013Shaw HouseNewburyFamily Days Out|
|Jimmy CarrJimmy Carr at Hexagon Theatre live (Comedy) on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 in Reading, Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Jimmy Carr event at Hexagon Theatre, see the list of ticket companies.…||30 Jul 2013Hexagon TheatreReadingTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Jimmy Carr Gagging OrderJimmy Carr Gagging Order at Hexagon Theatre live (Comedy) on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 in Reading, Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Jimmy Carr Gagging Order event at Hexagon Theatre, see the list of ticket compan…||30 Jul 2013Hexagon TheatreReadingTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Highclere Castle Battle Proms ConcertThe 13th annual Highclere Castle Battle Proms Concert will take place on Saturday 3 August 2013 and will include all of the favourite highlights such as a full orchestral programme, Spitfire display, breathtaking firewor…||3 Aug 2013Highclere CastleHighclereMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Meat Loaf After RacingMeat Loaf After Racing appears live in Newbury, Berkshire at Newbury Racecourse on Saturday, 17 August 2013. For ticket prices to watch Meat Loaf After Racing at Newbury Racecourse, see the list of tickets available for…||17 Aug 2013Newbury RacecourseNewburyMiscellaneous|
|Big Thames Open Water Swim SeriesThis is the 3rd year that Shiplake College have opened its doors to a holding an open water swimming event. This Open Water Swim forms part of the River Thames Open Water Swim Series and is the third event in the series…||18 Aug 2013Shiplake CollegeHenley on ThamesSports|
|Henley on Thames River Sprint and Olympic Distance TriathlonThis is the 4th year that Shiplake College have opened its doors to a holding a triathlon event. Located just 2.5miles outside of Henley On Thames, the college is set in 45 acres of Oxfordshire countryside, directly look…||18 Aug 2013Shiplake CollegeHenley on ThamesSports|
|Reading Festival 2013 ExtrasReading Festival 2013 Extras performs live at Richfield Avenue in Reading, Berkshire on Wednesday, 21 August 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Reading Festival 2013 Extras at Richfield Avenue now.…||21 Aug 2013Richfield AvenueReadingMiscellaneous|
|Reading FestivalReading Festival appears live in Reading, Berkshire at Richfield Avenue on Friday, 23 August 2013. For ticket prices to watch Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue, see the list of tickets available for Reading Festival.…||23 Aug 2013Richfield AvenueReadingMiscellaneous|
|Reading FestivalReading Festival performs live at Richfield Avenue in Reading, Berkshire on Saturday, 24 August 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue now.…||24 Aug 2013Richfield AvenueReadingMiscellaneous|
|Reading FestivalReading Festival performs live at Richfield Avenue in Reading, Berkshire on Sunday, 25 August 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Reading Festival at Richfield Avenue now.…||25 Aug 2013Richfield AvenueReadingMiscellaneous|
|Jason ManfordTickets for Jason Manford at The Anvil on the Wednesday, 25 September 2013 are bound to sell out fast - to watch Jason Manford live at The Anvil see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices, primary and secon…||25 Sep 2013The AnvilBasingstokeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Jason Manford First World ProblemsTickets for Jason Manford First World Problems at Anvil on the Wednesday, 25 September 2013 are bound to sell out fast - to watch Jason Manford First World Problems live at Anvil see our list of ticket comparison costs f…||25 Sep 2013AnvilBasingstokeTheatre & Performing Arts|
Wedding fairs in Silchester
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Silchester. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.