What's on inBordon

Welcome to Bordon

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

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Forthcoming events in Bordon

06
JUL
FARNHAM ART SOCIETY 69TH ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION
James Hockey & Foyer Galleries, University for the Creative Arts

Art Lovers far and wide local or from further afield always look forward to the Farnham Art Society Annual Exhibition. This year there is a new summer timing for our 69th Annual Exhibition at the James Hockey & Foyer Galleries showing…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07836 763386
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13
JUL
Chaplins Circus is coming to Godalming
Burys Field

If you are looking for a reasonably‐priced entertainment experience suitable for your whole family then look no further. Chaplins Circus is an all‐human circus designed to be entertaining for the whole family from the youngest of children to the eldest of adults.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01727 555250
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16
JUL
Farnborough International Airshow 2016
Farnborough Aerodrome

It is a spectacle not to be missed with its breath‐taking demonstrations from lightning‐speed jets through to commercial airliners. The action doesnt stop in the sky with plenty of attractions on the ground including modern and historic static aircraft live stage…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01252 532800
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16
JUL
Traditional Fairground & Mechanical Organ Weekend
Hollycombe Steam In The Country

Come and enjoy the unique atmosphere and excitement of the traditional steam driven fairground with several of the rides the only ones left in existence such as the circa 1906 Razzle Dazzle believed to be the first White Knuckle ride. Other attractions…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01428 724900
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22
JUL
The Garden Show at Loseley Park
Loseley Park

With 21 years experience is set to take place in the showground right beside beautiful Loseley House and Gardens. With a vast range of exhibitors in Marquees & Gardens to enhance your home & garden. There is something for everyone So…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01243 538456
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24
JUL
Muscle Acre Summer Madness 5k and 10k Race
Muscle Acre Events

If you and your friends are after a fun new challenge then look no further than the Muscle Acre run. You will need to challenge yourself as you run through hilly farmland and power through the obstacles which will include mud water…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 338950
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03
SEP
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Basing House

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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 463965
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10
SEP
BUTSERFEST 2016
Queen Elizabeth Country Park

.Butserfest is the UKs biggest and best alcohol and drug‐free music festival for young people. It features three stages of live music showcasing everything from internationally acclaimed bands to local up and coming acts. Its going to be amazing Our line‐up announcements…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01730 266551
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18
SEP
Farnham's Biggest Wedding Fair
Farnham Maltings

Farnham Maltings is situated right in the heart of the bustling lively market town of Farnham and is an excellent venue for a Wedding Fair with plenty of parking right outside. At the Wedding Fair you will find around 50 local wedding…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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20
SEP
About Africa- Harry Hook
BASINGSTOKE: The Haymarket

Film Director and Photographer Harry Hook spent his childhood in Kenya and has been filming beautiful images of the African Continent and its people for over forty years. His photographs are regularly published by newspapers and magazines and his films shown on…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01256 844244
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23
SEP
Celebrating the life of David Bowie
The harlington

. Celebrating the life and music of David Bowie.There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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02
OCT
Basingstoke Half Marathon
War Memorial Park

Rated within the Top 10 Half Marathons in the UK known for the friendly welcome traffic free roads and challenging course this is a must do race with Team Naomi in 2016In its 6th year the race has built a reputation that…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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11
OCT
Ed Byrne Outside Looking In
Princess Hall

Ed Byrne Outside Looking In at Princess Hall in Aldershot on Tuesday 11 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ed Byrne Outside Looking In live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
OCT
Elaine Paige
Anvil

Elaine Paige award‐winning musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist and popular BBC radio presenter returns to the concert stage in 2011 with a brand new evening of music and song. Elaine will perform some of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
Mud Slog
Muscle Acre Events

If you and your friends are after a fun new challenge then look no further than the Muscle Acre run. You will need to challenge yourself as you run through hilly farmland and power through the obstacles which will include mud water…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 338950
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20
NOV
Alton Antique Bottle & Collector's Fayre
Alton Community Centre

The Alton Bottle Collectors Club are holding their biannual event. 58 stalls selling old bottles enamel signs postcards tins advertiques pot lids breweriana etc. Public entry is £1 at 10.30am but early bird tickets available on door for £3 at 9.30am. Adjacent…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 0142 088773
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Tourist Attractions


The Rural Life Centre

The Rural Life Centre is an entirely private collection, assembled by Mr & Mrs Henry Jackson and run by a charitable trust. It is pleasantly distributed over ten acres of field, woodland and barns, and comprises a large number of implements and devices marking over 150 years of…

Hollycombe Steam In The Country

Hollycombe is a unique collection of working steam powered attractions providing fun and entertainment for the whole family. The centre‐piece is a complete Edwardian Fairground where you can experience all the fun of the fair from the 1870's; from the gentle Golden Gallopers to the first White Knuckle…

Alton Golf Club

Alton Golf Club ‐ golf course in Alton, Hampshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01420 86518 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Alton Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Alton Sports Centre

Swimming pool at Alton Sports Centre in Alton, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01420 540040 for opening times and entrance costs.…

American Golf UK Ltd

American Golf UK Ltd ‐ golf course in Farnham, Surrey. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01252 850850 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at American Golf UK Ltd golf courseclub.…

Birdworld and Underwaterworld

In addition to a walk around 26 acres of aviares and beautiful landscaped gardens you can enjoy...Penguin feeding One of the most popular events, see the penguins being fed by a keeper and learn all about them. Feeding presentations every day at 11.30 and 3.30. You can even…

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