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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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Farnham Common as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Farnham Common

30
MAY
What’s in Your Secret Collection?
Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Have you ever kept a special object Find out about Roald Dahls special objects and unlock the secret powers of special things in this workshop using music drama and imagination. Why not bring your own special object to shareEvent detailsTimes: 11.30am 1.00pm…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
Fantabulous Family Photo Frames
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl kept lots of special pictures on the wall of his Writing Hut. Find out more about what decorates his walls and then make your own swishwiffling picture frame to put your own special photos in. Event detailsTimes: 11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
HYPE: Under 18s
PRYZM, Watford

PRYZM presents the biggest Under 18s clubbing experience inside the M25 with resident DJs playing the best in RnB Hip‐Hop House Dubstep and Commercial all night longTickets are just £10.00Tickets Include:EntryCloakroomUnlimited soft drinksMake sure you follow us on Twitter and Like us…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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01
JUN
Crackling Clay Treasures
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Make your own special collection of treasures. Youll find out more about the wonderful things that Roald Dahl kept close to him before choosing your own treasures to make in clay.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
Inner Engineering - Technologies for Wellbeing
Harrow High School Academy

As there is a science and technology to create external wellbeing there is a whole science and technology for inner wellbeing. ‐ SadhguruInner Engineering is an opportunity to engineer an inner transformation that deepens your perception bringing about a dimensional shift in…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +447765 567347
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01
JUN
YMCA Walks - Crane Valley
YMCA White House

A gentle walk through the Crane Valley Park towards Twickenham and back. We see the old shot tower and take a small detour into a nature reserve on an island in the River Crane. Theres a toilet and cafe stop half way…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02089 791884
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02
JUN
The Building Boy with Ross Montgomery
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Go on a magical journey with The Building Boy. When a little boy makes a model of his Grandma out of her old building materials she sweeps him away on a thrilling adventure. Join author Ross Montgomery for storytelling and lots of…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
ArtFest 2017
ArtFest

Welcome to ArtFest 2017A unique festival of art right in the heart of WokinghamWere back Following last years amazingly successful event this time Rose Street off Broad St. Wokingham welcomes us for the day on Saturday 3rd June 2017 for the return…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07786 111750
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03
JUN
Community Fun Day
Yiewsley Baptist Church

We are holding a Community Fun Day on 3rd June 2017 and we would love for you to join us. There will be a small stage for people to perform an area for refreshments a hall for stalls and games and plenty…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01895 449898
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03
JUN
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to WatfordFeaturing Geoff Boyz Marcel Lucont John Ryan and Abigoliah SchamaunWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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03
JUN
Saturdays | Featuring Matrix and Futurebound
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Mark Allan featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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03
JUN
Terrific Twits Garden
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl loved gardens especially his own. He included a particularly icky one in The Twits. Join us to make your own miniature gruncious Twit garden full of scary and disgusterous things.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
TW12 Jazz Festival Saturday
Riverside Arts Centre

16:00 ‐ 17:00 Dom Pipkin17:30 ‐ 18:30 Tony Barnard Duo19:00 ‐ 20:00 Janet and Friends20.30 ‐ 22:30 Brandon Allen Quartet Plays Gene Ammons with interval…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02089 772239
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04
JUN
Dahl’s Door Hanger
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

No one was allowed inside Roald Dahls Writing Hut Find out more and then make a door hanger either to keep people away from Roalds hut or your own special space. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
TW12 Jazz Festival Sunday
Hampton Hill Theatre

14:00 ‐ 15:30 Workshop with Geoffrey Keezer and Gillian Margot16:00 ‐ 17:00 Richmond Youth Jazz Band 17:30 ‐ 18:30 Alexander Bone Quartet19:00 ‐ 20:00 TC4 featuring Roberto Manzin ‐ Play Mike Brecker 20:30 ‐ 22:30 Geoffrey Keezer Trio Featuring Gillian Margot with…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02089 772239
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06
JUN
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Chiddlers Hour takes place at the Museum on term‐time Tuesdays 10am to 11am.These splendiferous sessions feature 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books.Each weeks session is based around one…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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06
JUN
Playful Illusions!
Orleans House Gallery

All art is illusionistic by nature. Most artists use illusionary techniques to depict reality but some use illusions to depict the illusionary nature of art and perception. We as the viewers are sometimes but not always aware of what we are looking…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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07
JUN
Gerry Cottle's WOW Circus
Hersham Green

Gerry Cottle brings the circus tumbling into the 21st century with 50 amazing acts in 100 minutes ROLL UP ROLL UP: New for 2017 Gerry Cottle is back with his sensational WOW Circus a high‐energy family show featuring a new generation…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08458 355050
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07
JUN
Russel Brand Re:Birth returns to Watford Colosseum
Watford Colosseum

How do we make sense of the madness of our lives once we become parents What am I going to tell my daughter about conformity and responsibility What happens if she grows up to be like me or worse date someone like…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 474100
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07
JUN
Successful FMCG Category Management Workshop
IGD

Category management what is it all about This two‐day workshop will introduce delegates to the tools processes and methodology required to deliver growth opportunities through adopting category management. Delegates will learn how to build category relationships between suppliers and retailers put together…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01923 857141
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08
JUN
Laughing Chili Comedy Club - Charity Gala
Magna Carta Arts Centre

Comedy magic and music at the Magna Carta Arts Centre in June sees this bunch of fabulous comics come to Staines.TVs fabulous Hal Cruttenden is our headliner for the evening and has appeared on Live at the Apollo and The John Bishop…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
JUN
Summer Evening Wedding Fair
Macdonald Frimley Hall Hotel And Spa

This peaceful ivy clad manor house set in beautiful landscaped gardens and mature woodland just 5 minutes from Camberley town centre is the perfect venue for a Wedding Fair or Wedding. The event showcases a great range of local wedding businesses and…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01276 451498
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08
JUN
The Dreamboys come to Watford Colosseum
Watford Colosseum

The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top Male Glamour Show perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous Male Stripper act the UK has ever produced. With special…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 474100
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09
JUN
BRACKNELL Over 25s, 30s, 40s & 50s PARTY
Apres Nightclub at The Coppid Beech Hotel

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 25s 30s 40s & 50s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. These parties are THE place for Over 25s 30s 40s & 50s to…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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09
JUN
The Zoots Sounds of the Sixties Show
Norden Farm Arts Centre

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

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01628 788997
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10
JUN
An Evening with The Pasadena Roof Orchestra
St Peter's Church

An Evening with the Pasadena Roof OrchestraSince 1969 the Pasadena Roof Orchestra has been faithfully re‐creating the glories of popular music from the 1920s and 1930s. The fun‐packed show features timeless classics from the great American song book those wonderful songs…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07376 883533
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10
JUN
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

A unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pmCost: £1 per participant adults and children. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
JUN
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Macdonald Windsor Hotel

Comedy comes to the Macdonald Windsor Hotel in June as this bunch of fabulous comics bring the funny to Windsor for the launch of the new Laughing Chili night.Adam Bloom is one of Britains most inventive & popular comedians. With sell out…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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10
JUN
Saturdays | Featuring James Hype
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Mark Allan featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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10
JUN
The MoonWalk Scotland
Holyrood Park

Get ready to release your inner Jane Tarzan or Indiana at The MoonWalks Jungle Safari Sign up now for The MoonWalk Scotland 2017 organised by grant‐making breast cancer charity Walk the Walk. On Saturday 10th June thousands of women and men wearing…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01483 741430
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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.…

Legoland Windsor

LEGOLAND Windsor has over 50 fantastic rides and attractions, including...LEGO Rocket Racers This unique racing experience is fun for all the family. Guests design their own virtual racer and then compete against the others in their group up to 8 players per game. Skyrider:A high‐rise way to view…

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. …

Bekonscot Model Village

Welcome to Bekonscot Model Village, the world's oldest model village. Bekonscot is different from other model villages; this is an entire miniature kingdom stuck firmly in an idyllic 1930s timewarp. There are six little villages in a 1 acre miniature landscape of farms and fields, castles…

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…

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