What's on inOakley

Welcome to Oakley

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

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Forthcoming events in Oakley

26
OCT
Summon the Superheroes! FUNomusica Family Concert
Oxford Town Hall

FUNomusica Family ConcertAlasdair Malloy presenterIs it a bird Is it a plane It's the return of the mighty FUNomusica This action‐packed programme shows off the superstrength superspeed and supersound of the orchestra in an afternoon of family fun. Alasdair Molloy a.k.a. The…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 980980
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26
OCT
Kids In Glass Houses
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Kids In Glass Houses at O2 Academy 2 Oxford live on Sunday 26 October 2014 in Oxford Oxfordshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Sunday 26 October 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Jess Glynne
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Jess Glynne at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 27 October 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Ub40
O2 Academy Oxford

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
An Instinct For Kindness
The North Wall Arts Centre

The haunting human story of a woman making the ultimate decision about her own life. This extraordinary solo performance has been acclaimed by press and public alike. With the contentious issue of assisted suicide currently being debated in parliament this is…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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28
OCT
Kirill Karabits | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

With one of the most celebrated tunes in the world Schubert's famously unfinished' two‐movement Symphony is both beautiful and mysterious; a small masterpiece beloved by performers and audiences alike. Praised for the purity of his lyrical and heartfelt performances Leon McCawley performs…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 717607
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30
OCT
Free Halloween family Fun
Market Square

Halloween is the only time of year that the children are encouraged to become little monsters if even only for a few hours. Aylesbury Town Council are chilled to bring you an afternoon of free family entertainment in the Market Square…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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30
OCT
Tony Law
Glee Club Oxford

Dive into the zone of Tone for a brand new show of life‐affirming life‐changing comedy from the multi award‐ winning nonsense‐maker. From Have I Got News For You Never Mind The Buzzcocks 8 Out Of 10 Cats The Alternative Comedy Experience Charlie…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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31
OCT
The Subways
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

The Subways at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Friday 31 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Subways live in…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Breathe
The North Wall Arts Centre

Thought provoking and playful Breathe looks at the complex fundamental process of breathing through the lenses of science medicine and literature.Orlando Gough has developed Breathe through dialogue with staff and patients in the Churchill Hospital Respiratory Medicine department. Breathe forms part of…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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01
NOV
The North Wall& OCM present: A Little Rough Music
The North Wall Arts Centre

Come and learn new songs and rhythms in a mad carnival‐esque style music‐making jamboree over the last weekend of the half‐term holiday. If you andor your children can play or sing or even if you cant yet this street band workshop…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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01
NOV
The Boomtown Rats
O2 Academy Oxford

The Boomtown Rats at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 01 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Spirit of Destiny - Psychic and Holistic Event
Kidlington Football Club

Clairaudience Crystal Ball Tarot Readings Reiki Handmade Jewellery Stalls Psychic Mediums Crystals Crystal Healing Clairvoyants Indian head massage Massage Nails Stalls & More.Children Under 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adultWe will also be holding a raffle all raffle proceeds will…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07974 889727
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02
NOV
Raleigh Ritchie
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Raleigh Ritchie at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Sunday 02 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
The Courteeners
O2 Academy Oxford

What is it about Manchester anyway Take the Courteeners for example. No one's writing better indie guitar driven songs today and singer Liam Fray isn't scared to own that fact. Or to shy away from…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Johnny Got His Gun
The North Wall Arts Centre

One young man's fight for life the extraordinary strength of the human spirit and the sacrifices the military asks of those who serve it.When the call came idealistic Joe Bonham eagerly volunteered for the trenches of World War One. But as he…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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05
NOV
Netsky
O2 Academy Oxford

Netsky is known as a Belgium bass and drum producer who greatly affects his audience with amazing liquid funk style music.The real name behind the Netsky is Boris Daenen and he was born on 5th…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
Gerard Way
O2 Academy Oxford

Gerard Way at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 06 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Gerard Way live in the…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
Monster Truck
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Monster Truck at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 06 November 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Dare to Sea
The North Wall Arts Centre

A magical journey for children and adults Dare to Sea is a Franco‐British collaboration bringing together dancers circus and visual artists.On the beach the man hesitates and dithers ‐ he is afraid of water. Yet the woman who was beside him a…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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07
NOV
Oxford Philomusica - Chamber Series
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

HAYDN String Quartet in D major Op. 64 The Lark MOZART Quintet in A major for Clarinet and Strings K. 581The Soloists of Oxford PhilomusicaThe Ashmolean Museum's Randolph Sculpture Gallery provides the stunning backdrop for Haydn's Lark' Quartet so‐called for its melismatic…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Boxoffice:01865 980980
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07
NOV
Oxford Philomusica Chamber Series
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

HAYDN String Quartet in D major Op. 64 The Lark MOZART Quintet in A major for Clarinet and Strings K. 581The Soloists of Oxford PhilomusicaThe Ashmolean Museum's Randolph Sculpture Gallery provides the stunning backdrop for Haydn's Lark' Quartet so‐called for…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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07
NOV
Simon Evans
Glee Club Oxford

We are delighted to welcome back to The Glee one of the finest comedians around. Simon Evans master of the sharply crafted gag returns with his new show. A rare chance to enjoy a sublime comedian.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
NOV
The Five and the Prophecy of Prana (Oxford)
Oxford Playhouse

An action‐packed celebration of camaraderie morality and the triumph of the human spirit The Five and the Prophecy of Prana fuses hip‐hop manga and martial arts.Dance Touring Partnership presents Boy Blue Entertainment in The Five and the Prophecy of Prana.In modern Tokyo…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 566849
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07
NOV
Band of Skulls
O2 Academy Oxford

Alternative rock group Band of Skulls consists of Emma Richardson vocals Russell Marsden guitar and Matt Hayward drums. Having met at college the band have grown from strength to strength having started their music…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Kate Tempest
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Kate Tempest at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Friday 07 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Kate Tempest tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Antiques@TheHolt
The Holt Hotel

Just a year after it was launched Oxfordshire newest regular Antiques & Collectors Fair staged at The Holt hotel ten miles north of Oxford has already established a reputation for being one of the most popular and prestigious fairs of its kind…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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08
NOV
Ivo Neame’s Escape Hatch
The North Wall Arts Centre

Escape Hatch combines compositions by both Neame and di Biase with influences from Messaien nestled alongside polyrhythmic structures reminiscent of Vijay Iyer's joyful intensityIvo Neame is joined by Italian double bass virtuoso Andrea di Biase and drummer of the moment Dave Hamblett…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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08
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Lava Ignite, Oxford

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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08
NOV
The Fall of the Wall
St. Joseph�s Church

The Fall of the Wall25 years on: a choral reflectionAylesbury Consort of Voicesconducted by Kelvin Turnermusic includes:Biebl ‐ Ave Maria; Barber ‐ Agnus Dei; Rachmaninov ‐ Blazhen Muzh; Schutz ‐ Selig Sind Die Toten; Brahms ‐ Warum ist Das Licht Gegeben; Howells…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01844 291720
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Tourist Attractions


Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

Oxford Castle

If you thought Oxford was just about elegant spires and world‐class academia then think again brbrOxford Castle Unlocked reveals Oxford's less well known history, one that's rich with tales of great escapes, betrayal and even romance all within the walls of this ancient castle and prison.brbrbrbrThe…

Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

The collections of the Department of Antiquities cover almost the entire span of human history from the Lower Palaeolithic to the Victorian era. They incorporate the surviving parts of the Museum's earliest collections, notably the founding collections of the Tradescants which were donated to the University by…

Claydon House

The extraordinary architecture of Claydon House includes extravagant rococo and chinoiserie decoration. Features of the house include the unique Chinese Room and parquetry Grand Stairs. In continuous occupation by the Verney family for over 380 years, the house has mementoes of their relation Florence Nightingale, who…

Museum of Oxford

The Museum of Oxford is the only museum that is dedicated to the history of Oxford and its University. Town Hall, Oxford The museum is located in the historic Town Hall, and the entrance is off St Aldate's on the corner of Blue Boar Street.…

Museum of the History of Science

The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose‐built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the collection and the building, the Museum occupies a special position, both in the…

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