What's on inThatcham


Welcome to Thatcham

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

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Forthcoming events in Thatcham

21
APR
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 Sol Bernstein Chris Washington Barry Castagnola and Sally‐Ann HaywardWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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21
APR
90's Club Night @ Grosvenor casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

90s Club Night Saturday 21st April. Come along for a fantastic night as our resident DJ is playing the biggest 90s club classics. Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01184 027800
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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: 13.3 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: 12 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01256 465902
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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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02076 936999
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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: 12.9 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: 12 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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13
MAY
Classic Oxfordshire Bike RIde
Harwell Campus

Time once again to spring into the saddle for this fantastic ride ‐ a choice of 30 60 or 75 mile routes through the pretty half‐timbered villages and lush countryside of South Oxfordshire and a great start to the cycling season. From…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 858282
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13
MAY
Classic Oxfordshire Bike Ride 2018
Harwell Campus

Time once again to spring into the saddle for this fantastic ride ‐ a choice of 30 60 75 or 100 mile routes through the pretty half‐timbered villages and lush countryside of South Oxfordshire and a great start to the cycling season.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 858282
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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: 12.9 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: 12.9 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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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26
MAY
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

The Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is one of the UKs top regular toy train and collectors fairs. Organised by the same people that run the highly successful Cirencester and Swindon Toy & Train Fairs the event is staged four times a…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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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: 12.9 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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01
JUN
Emma Stevens 'To My Roots Tour' Newbury
Arlington Arts

Hailed as just magical by the late great Sir Terry Wogan Emma Stevens is the surfer chick singersongwriter whos taken the UK by storm with her distinctive fusion of countrypop. With almost three million Spotify plays over a million video views on…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01635 244246
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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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01184 027800
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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: 12.6 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: 12.9 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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
JUN
Diana Ross by Tameka Jackson
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

.Diana Ross by Tameka JacksonSaturday 23rd June at 9.45pmAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthTameka Jackson Effortlessly reproduces the stunning vocals and classic hits of Diana Ross.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our set…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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01
JUL
Summer Lovin' Summer Fayre
Mary Hare School

. SUMMER LOVIN SUMMER FAYRESUNDAY 1ST JULY 12‐3PMCOLES DINER MARY HARE NEWBURY RG14 3BQSummer Lovin had me a blastA 1950s Summer Fayre with over 50 stalls games inflatable rides and cash raffleENTRANCE £2 for adults £1 for children on the day…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07867 311236
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08
JUL
Teddy Bears' Picnic
Didcot Railway Centre

Steam and Diesel Trains in OperationFree admission for Children with Teddy BearsTeddy Bear displaysChipper the SquirrelTeddy CrumpChildrens Activities in the Picnic AreaTeddy TombolaRailway themed Teddy TrailCompetitions for Bearsand moreLast admission 3.30 pm. Please note there is an unavoidable flight of steps…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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10
JUL
Speed Dating in Newbury
Slug and Lettuce

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

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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02
SEP
Breast Walk Ever
Beale Park

With 3 distances to choose from you decide how far you want to walk. All routes follow the beautiful Thames Path the full marathon starts in Abingdon on Thames the half marathon starts in Wallingford and the 10km route starts in Goring.…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 534211
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06
SEP
Sounds of the 60s at The Lights, Andover
The Lights

. The Zoots are here to make your whole family bop to the 60s beats that everybody loves ‐ with legendary numbers by The Beatles The Stones The Monkees The Beach Boys The Kinks Elvis and dozens more of your favourite artists…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01264 368368
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16
SEP
The Black Legend Cycle Sportive
John O'Gaunt School

The Black Legend is the tale of forbidden love passion and murder played out on top of the highest and most sacred hill on the Wiltshire Berkshire border.The Black Legend Sportive will take you up this very same hill Set in the…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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Tourist Attractions


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. .…

Venom

Venom Nightclub in Thatcham, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01635 878222 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Beale Park

No simulated high‐tech adventures...No gravity‐defying rides, just genuine natural attractions in the glorious setting of the Thames Valley, where people love to visit again and again.That's the successful formula of Beale ParkBeale park is conveniently located at Lower Basildon, 6 miles from Reading on the A329 between Pangbourne…

Basildon Park

18th‐century country house set in extensive parklandThis beautiful Palladian mansion was built in 177683 by John Carr for Francis Sykes, who had made his fortune in India. The interior is notable for its original delicate plasterwork and elegant staircase, as well as for the unusual Octagon Room.…

Highclere Castle

Highclere Castle is one of England's most beautiful Victorian Castles set amidst spectacular parkland near Newbury, Berkshire. The Castle itself stands on the site of an earlier house that, in turn, was built on the foundations of the medieval palace of the Bishops of Winchester who owned…

Liquid Nightclub

Liquid Nightclub Nightclub in Newbury, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01635 237144 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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