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

02
JUL
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ascot Racecourse

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 new musical score and…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08443 463000
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02
JUL
Eden’s food fair returns – with GBBO winner Na
Eden Shopping Centre

Get your knife and fork ready as Eden Shopping Centres annual Food Fair returns on Saturday 2nd July with special celebrity cooks a delicious farmers market and your chance to be crowned The Big Bucks Bake Off winner 2016.Eden High Wycombes annual…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUL
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft

Just the Tonic Comedy Clubs top quality billing featuring The Noise Next Door Julian Deane Steve Bugeja Billy Kirkwood.Artists Speakers: The Noise Next Door Julian Deane Steve Bugeja Billy Kirkwood.URLs:RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com59577‐0Booking: https:go.evvnt.com59577‐2…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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02
JUL
SUMMER CONCERT 2016
The Old Gym

Were delighted to welcome back Daniel King Smith as our soloist for the much loved Shostakovich Piano Concerto No2 at our summer concert. People will remember Daniels fabulous performances with CSO of the Prokofiev and Warsaw Concertos and a couple of years…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01189 722164
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02
JUL
The Big Bucks Bake Off
Eden Shopping Centre

Calling all BakersEnter Edens annual Big Bucks Bake off challenge for your chance to win a host of fantastic prizes.Cakes will be judged by a panel of experts including The Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain at Edens Food Fair on…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUL
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Wycombe Swan Theatre

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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03
JUL
Breaking Storm with Nick Cook
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm and 2.00pm For 7 years: to celebrate our Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator weekend were delighted to host Nick Cook author of the Cloud Riders trilogy. Nick will read from his book Breaking Storm create a mini tornado in the…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUL
THE DEAD PARROT SOCIETY
The Anglers

Comedy lovers are in for a treat with this weekend‐long series of comedy double bills of Edinburgh preview shows at The Anglers Teddington.Starring:Richard Todd Juliet Meyers & The Bearded Women. Let the Dead Parrot Society surprise & delight youStarring: RICHARD TODD WORK…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 447709 605299
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04
JUL
Beginners Jive Classes
Harefield Cricket Club

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Monday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 7.45pm with…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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04
JUL
Fuzzy Logic: Faceswap Party
Oceana

The UKs biggest baddest student night is here Its Faceswap madness with our famous faces mask giveawayWoo Woo: Free Entry Before 11pmIcehouse: House Dance and Big Student AnthemsBarcelona: RnB and Hip‐HopDrink Offers:£2.50 ‐ Selected Drinks All NightDress Code: Dress to impress and…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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05
JUL
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls Fantastic Mr Fox.£3 PER CHILDWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give us a…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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05
JUL
Quizzical - a cracking pub quiz
Cricketers Pub

Quizzical is Surreys finest pub quiz‐ it features traditional quiz questions plus music and mystery voice round The quiz features a Snowball Round ‐ win it and steal the cash pot From just £1pp its a what Tuesday nights are for.Category: Bars…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07802 764007
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05
JUL
Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic Watford - The Comedy Loft

Three top class comedians and a brilliant compere to host.Artists Speakers: Christian Reilly Eleanor Tiernan Bobby Mair Sally Ann Hayward.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53795‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53795‐2…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
JUL
No Briton is an Island
Velocity 1,

The theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain which is busily preparing itself for the challenges faced by a small Island in…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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08
JUL
Dancing With The Strictly Stars Weekend
Beaumont Estate

Spend the weekend mixing & mingling with the stars of Strictly Come Dancing; Join Anton Du Beke & Erin Boag Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite Darren Bennett & Lilia Kopylova. Enjoy 3 days of spectacular dance…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08001 601770
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08
JUL
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s
Bird Hills Golf Club

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific music super dance floor great atmosphere friendly people and FREE on‐site car parking. No wonder…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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08
JUL
Media Trust Triathlon
Dorney Lake

.The Media Trust Triathlon welcomes those in the media and advertising industries to compete against friends clients and colleagues. If youre not in either industry dont be put off youre still invited to enter the event to help support a great cause.Organised…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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09
JUL
BOURNE END Mum2mum Market
St Dunstan's Church

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales.At the Bourne End market we will have 1000s of high quality baby childrens maternity and pregnancy goods and equipment at a fraction of their high street price all great brands in top…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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09
JUL
Fizzlecrumping chocolate creations
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.15am 12.15pm 1.145pm 2.45pm and 3.45pm For 4 years: join Kate Head Chef at Caf Twit to decorate a chocolate bar thats sweet enough to sell in Billys sweetshop in The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me£4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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09
JUL
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Riverside Arts Centre

From Mock the Week and Russell Howards Good News straight‐talking down‐to‐earth Angela Barnes combines life stories with strong jokes to great effect.James Alderson is an award‐winning record‐breaking international comedian who draws on his life experiences as a thirty‐something man to feed his…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUL
Lidl Bananaman Triathlon
Dorney Lake

The Lidl BananaMan Triathlon is back. There are a total of SIX different takes on the triathlon theme which means there is something for everyone males and females alike BananaMen and BananaWomen and anyone who wants to swim bike and run…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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09
JUL
Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale
Teddington Baptist Church

Mum2mum market is hosting another fabulous NEARLY NEW SALE in TEDDINGTON NEW TIME 10‐ 12.00 am 9th July Teddington Baptist Church Church Road Teddington TW11 8PF£2 on the door. Kids FREE. Everyone welcome :‐Up to 28 stalls selling a huge range of…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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09
JUL
My Country
Clarion House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur My Country exhibition illustrates how photographers across the world view their own country. For many it was an opportunity to present their country in a positive light;…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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09
JUL
Rivermead Primary Summer Fair
Rivermead Primary PTA

Join us for a fun packed afternoon for all the family with lots to entertain the kidsActivities will include Tug‐o‐War Egg and Spoon race bouncy castle hook‐a‐duck face painting barbeque and refreshments nerf gun alley art and craft activities penalty shootout. …

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07788 861992
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09
JUL
Starlight Walk
Colosseum Watford

On Saturday 9th July Peace Hospice Care will be holding our last ever Starlight Walk. We really hope youll join us to make it the biggest and the bestThe Starlight Walk is a ladies only 13 or 6 mile night…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01923 335373
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10
JUL
Amersham Mum2Mum Market
Amersham School

BUY nearly new baby and childrens clothes used toys and baby equipment at bargain prices direct from the previous owner at our live events all over the UK.Its a great place to buy a secondhand pram clothes cot highchair toys books .....anything…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07885 881185
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10
JUL
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm For 8 years: a unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts. Our wondercrump Collections Manager and Archivist Rachel White will be showing you some of the fascinating secrets behind the…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
JUL
Shock Absorber WomenOnly Triathlon
Dorney Lake

This one is just for the females amongst us The Shock Absorber WomenOnly Triathlon has evolved into a full female‐only multi‐sport day. Take your pick; theres something for everyone. So whether its about taking on a challenge for the first time for…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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10
JUL
The Hemel 10K and 1.5K Superhero Fun Run
Astley Cooper School

The 10K will begin at 10.30am and offers a challenging multi‐terrain course both on and off road through the surrounding countryside. It is open to anyone aged 14 14‐16 year olds must have consent from a parent or guardian and costs £20…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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11
JUL
Fuzzy Logic presents Billy Da Kid
Oceana

The UKs biggest baddest student night is here Kiss FMs Billy Da Kid joins us for an Epik set encompassing RNB Hip Hop and HouseWoo Woo: Free Entry Before 11pmIcehouse: House Dance and Big Student AnthemsBarcelona: RnB and Hip‐HopDrink Offers:£2.50 ‐…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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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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