What's on inFarnham Common


Welcome to Farnham Common

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

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Forthcoming events in Farnham Common

27
MAY
Propsposterous Flying Thingalingalings
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

All sorts of objects are made to fly in Roald Dahls stories. Who can forget the glass elevator or the giant peach But what would you like to go soaring up high Inspired by Roald Dahls stories youll model your creation out…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
MAY
Flying in the Words of Roald Dahl
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Find out about flying in Roald Dahls life and books ‐ from his own flying career in the RAF to the Giant Peach then imagine yourself soaring through the sky.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
MAY
Eden presents Movie Madness this May Half Term!
Eden Shopping Centre

Join Eden Shopping Centre from Monday 28th May Friday 1st June between 11am‐4pm at Kids Corner near Boots for a star‐studded line‐up of free activities.Your budding movie stars can enjoy free arts and crafts workshops inspired by the latest releases including…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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28
MAY
8th International Conference on Case Reports 2018
Park Inn Hotel & Conference Centre

We invite you to submit your abstracts under the following tracks: Case Reports on DentistryCase Reports in OphthalmologyPediatrics Case Reports Cardiology Case Reports Neurology Case ReportsHuman pathology Case ReportsOncology Case ReportsCase Reports on Drug InteractionsCase Reports on Public and Mental HealthObstetrics and…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44-2033 182512
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29
MAY
Whirlgig Whifflebirds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

If youre looking for a family craft activity to take part in this is the one for youYoull find out about some of the birds in Roald Dahls books like the Roly‐Poly Bird in The Twits and the Pelican in The Giraffe…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Guided Countryside Trails
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Head out for a family‐friendly walk with a Museum guide. Zip through the High Street then head to the countryside on the Museums doorstep. Your guide will tell you about the books inspired by the local scenery and youll get a unique…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Gong Journey for Healing and Wellness
Downley Memorial Hall

Allow the blissful tones of gongs singing bowls bells flutes strings and nature sounds to transport you to wherever you need to be.Return to Harmony and WholenessSound can take you from a state of stress anxiety and fatigue to one of relaxation…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

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30
MAY
Franklin’s Flying Bookshop with Jen Campbell
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Listen to extracts of her wonderful book Frankins Flying Bookshop and create some drawings inspired by the book.Franklin the dragon loves stories and wants to share them with as many people as he can... but everyone is scared of him Everyone that…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Were lucky enough to have one of the most complete literary archives in the country here at the Museum. This is your chance to take a peek in our archive store ‐ usually closed to the public.A member of our archive team…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
Parents and Kids Cooking with Magimix
Tante Marie Culinary Academy

Looking for something creative to do with the kids this half term Local cookery school Tante Marie are hosting a Parents and Kids Cookery Class in partnership with Magimix a great way to spend some time together and learn new cookery…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01483 726957
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31
MAY
London History Day - Sandycombe on the Home Front
Turner's House

Join us to travel through time first learning about the impact of the Napoleonic wars on JMW Turners Art and his time at Sandycombe Lodge with the chance to make your own ship models inspired by the ones in the sitting room…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02088 925485
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01
JUN
Clay Cockatootloos
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Youll use the birds in Roald Dahls books as inspiration for your masterpiece ‐ think the Roly‐Poly Bird from The Twits or the Swan in Billy and the Minpins. Then stick on sequins feathers and other beautiful bits to make your design…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
BRACKNELL Over 25s
The Bier Keller

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

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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01
JUN
ESHER 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Imber Court Met Police Club

.30pm till 1am at Imber Court Upstairs in The Ballroom Ember Lane East Molesey nr Esher Surrey KT8 0BT. THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to drink dance socialise and meet new people. Monthly Dates: Friday 1st June Saturday…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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02
JUN
The Magic of Storymaking
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For anyone who loves listening to and telling stories.Youll learn how to use your voice and mould your story to captivate the audience in this interactive workshop. Perfect for familes and groups to enjoy together. Youll leave with new‐found skills for making…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
JUN
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Two Rivers Pub

Laughing Chili starts another brand new monthly night at the Two Rivers Pub in Staines.Come and join us on 2nd June for a fabulous night of comedy.Our headliner is the glorious Phil Butler who is a riotous act of expressive visual comedy…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
JUN
LONDON RUGBY SEVENS IS BACK!
Twickenham Stadium

Watch Commonwealth Games Medalists on Home Soil at HSBC London Sevens Following the double bronze win at this years Commonwealth Games the returning team will now have their sights set on another win this coming June in London The HSBC World Rugby…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 936999
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02
JUN
Smirnoff's Big Night Out ft. Sammy Porter
PRYZM, Watford

Watfords number 1 nightclub offering a unique VIP experience and all the best in entertainment. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Jamie G featuring a brand new…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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02
JUN
Fan Favourite Fashion Boxed returns to Eden
Eden Shopping Centre

Join Eden Shopping Centre on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June between 11am‐4pm for a weekend of sizzling summer style including live fashion shows & style advice talks make‐up demos & free makeovers and free style consultations & personal shopping.Plus all customers…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUN
WINDSOR 30s to 50sPlus PARTY - Saturday 2nd June
Harte & Garter Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for 30s to 50sPlus. Singles and couples welcome. The fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and join us tonight at…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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03
JUN
Science of the Sky
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

What do the giant peach the glass elevator and the Roly‐Poly Bird all have in common They all took to the skies in Roald Dahls books. In this session youll try out experiments that lift float fly and fizz upwards based on…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
Thorpe Park Sprint Triathlon June 2018
Thorpe Park Resort

THORPE PARK Resort and Tri Project will once again join forces to host a series of triathlons Like No Other across June July and September. Just 30 minutes from London the nations thrill capital is an extraordinary race venue and a must‐do…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07973 153875
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04
JUN
Walk in the Footsteps of JMW Turner
Turner's House

Join Catherine Parry‐Wingfield Turners House Trusts chairman on a walk from Sandycombe Lodge the painters country retreat across parkland and along the Thames towpath to the top of Richmond Hill. Along the way we stop to discuss Turners paintings which this still‐beautiful…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 02088 925485
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06
JUN
Viewpoint Photography Exhibition
Elder House

Our Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point. Even subtle changes in viewpoint can completely change the relationship between the objects in the photo and help to…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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07
JUN
Uxbridge flavours of the world market
High Street, Uxbridge

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world.Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material treasures…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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08
JUN
Chiddlers’ hour: The Magic Finger
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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09
JUN
Sea Life Loving at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Your little mermaids and mermen are invited to join Eden Shopping Centre between 11am‐4pm on Saturday 9th June to continue their worldwide animal adventure. This month Edens Kids Club visits the ocean where your little ones can dive into a whole range…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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10
JUN
Riverside Arts Jazz
Riverside Arts Centre

An evening of Chick Corea compositionsMornington Lockett ‐ saxTerence Collie ‐ pianoPaul Michael ‐ bassPaul Cavaciuti ‐ drums…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02089 772239
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10
JUN
Think Parrots Show 2018
Kempton Park Racecourses

Think Parrots Show 2018 will be held on Sunday 10th June 2018 which will be the weekend before Fathers Day again at Kempton Park Racecourse. The show will include just about everything for parrots and about parrots. There will be a fabulous…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01273 464777
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13
JUN
Richard the Third
Hall Barn

Chiltern Shakespeare is a well‐established amateur company that has been entertaining audiences at Hall Barn for almost 30 years. This years production Richard the Third is a powerful tale of jealousy manipulation and deceipt. Richard Duke of Gloucester stops at nothing…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 573559
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Tourist Attractions


Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle has been named one of the Seven Wonders of Britain in a major survey by Yellow Pages, backed by the English Tourism Council. Windsor Castle is one of three official residences of The Queen and has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years.…

Cliveden

Grade I listed garden, extensive woodlands and Italianate mansion. This spectacular estate overlooking the River Thames has a series of gardens, each with its own character, featuring topiary, statuary, water gardens, a formal parterre, Octagon temple, informal vistas, woodland and riverside walks. The present house, the…

The Hellfire Caves

The Caves are an ideal visit for all the family and especially children ‐ their imaginations can be set free. The attraction consists of almost a mile of underground passages with various figures depicting the life and times of the members of the infamous Hellfire Club. …

Frogmore House

Frogmore House lies in the tranquil setting of the private Home Park of Windsor Castle. A country residence of various monarchs since the seventeenth century, the house is especially linked to Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria was inspired to write 'all is peace and quiet and you…

Hughenden Manor

Queen Victoria's trusted prime minister Benjamin Disraeli lived here from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, books and pictures remain in this, his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life in London. There are beautiful walks through the surrounding park and…

The Savill Garden

Welcome to the Savill Garden, an oasis of beauty and tranquillity acclaimed as one of the finest gardens in England. The breathtaking diversity of plants that can be seen today is a result of Sir Eric Savill's vision combined with the dedication and imagination of three generations…

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