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

05
MAR
Jo Jammer's Chicago Blues Revue
The Farnham Maltings

Joes blues career goes way back to the 70s and started his London blues career with Alexis Korner whos daughter Sappho sang vocals on Joes first album Bad News in 1973. Since coming back to live in London five years ago he…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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06
MAR
Comedy All Stars
Barton Hall

The first show of 2015 and its a corkerOnce again James Alderson will host the show and introduce 2 support acts and a brilliant headliner all three of whom are off the tellyOpening the show is Zoe Lyons who has graced our…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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07
MAR
Anton and Erin
Anvil

Anton and Erin at Anvil in Basingstoke on Saturday 07 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Anton and Erin live in the…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAR
Wedding Fair
The Village Urban Resort

The Village Urban Resort in Farnborough is is a state of the art venue situated in the heart of the town and just down the road from the historic Farnborough Airport. At this modern venue you will find a wide range of…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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13
MAR
Paul Carrack
Anvil

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAR
Blues Guitar Summit
The Farnham Maltings

Three of the UKs finest blues guitar players one fantastic show Featuring guitarist Chris Corcoran whos performed with a wide array of the UKs best Blues based acts including West Weston Si Cranstoun Jeremiah Marques and Laura B & The Moonlighters.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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19
MAR
Sullivan without Gilbert
Stansted House

Los Ladrones present The Operas that got Away in the Edwardian Music Room. Extracts from Sullivan operas without Gilbert and a complete performance of The Zoo. Interval refreshments and free parking.…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02392 412265
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22
MAR
Antique Bottle & Collector's Fayre
Alton Community Centre

The Alton Bottle Collectors Club are holding their biannual event. 59 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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26
MAR
Stevie Nimmo Trio
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Stevie Nimmo has been a well known and respected figure on the blues scene for over 15 years. Stevies new band is a full‐on electric…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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30
MAR
Buddy Whittington
The Farnham Maltings

From The USA Buddy Whittington is in John Mayalls words Probably the greatest Bluesbreaker of them all. Buddy is a brilliant guitarist and superb vocalist with a strong stage presence playing a mix of original and classic blues. In the UK he…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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31
MAR
The Bootleg Beatles
Anvil

Re‐live the sights and sounds of sixties as the worlds premier Beatle band returns to Cambridge with their spectacular two hour multi‐media stage production featuring all the classic Beatle hits. Using film footage of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
APR
Farnham Art Society 68th Annual Exhibition
James Hockey & Foyer Galleries, University for the Creative Arts

1‐12 April 2015Open Daily 9.30am ‐ 5pmSunday 5th 11am‐5pmSunday 12th 11am 3pmEncompassing the Easter break Farnham Art Society will be celebrating their 68th Annual Exhibition at the James Hockey & Foyer Galleries at the University for the Creative Arts from 1…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01256 850495
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01
APR
Andy Parsons
The Haymarket

Andy Parsons once found some underpants in a jar of mayonnaise. He may talk about it. Or he may not. This is his third tour round the country. It may be his last. Theres only…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
APR
Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion
The Farnham Maltings

2014 British Blues Awards Nominee Zoe Schwarz brings her accomplished band BLUE COMMOTION to The Maltings for a welcome return. Doors open 8.15 pm for a 9.00 pm start. Blue Commotions live set is based around the bands blues based rootsy originals;…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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04
APR
The Sherbornes Art Exhibition
Sherborne St John Village Hall

Painting Sculpture & Ceramics ‐ Local Artists showing latest work.Saturday 4 April 2015: 10 ‐ 5Sunday 5 April 2015: 10 4Monday 6 April 2015: 12 ‐ 5Refreshments Lunches coffees and teasArtwork Local and invited artists exhibitingParking Village Hall…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01256 850593
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09
APR
Alex McKown Band
The Farnham Maltings

Alex McKown first picked up the guitar when he was 6 years of age. and played for Boogaloo when he was just 14 Already a great guitarist frontman and band leader now aged all of nineteen Alex has appeared at major blues…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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16
APR
John Otway Big Band
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. John Otway is well known on the music scene for his eccentric and brilliant stage show. Also known as Rock n Rolls greatest failure and…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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18
APR
Stewart Francis
Anvil

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
APR
Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour
Anvil

Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour will be performing live Comedy at Anvil on the Saturday 18 April 2015 in Basingstoke Hampshire. Buy tickets for Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour online.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
APR
Bellowhead
Anvil

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
APR
Billy Walton Band
The Farnham Maltings

New Jersey based guitarist and singer Billy Walton is an explosive performer with jaw dropping talent. He developed his skills playing with Boccigalupe & The Bad Boys. Now with his own band Billys talent shines through. The Billy Walton Bands sound is…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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30
APR
Marc Almond
Anvil

Marc Almond is currently on tour celebrating 30 years in the music business he has recently released his album Variet which is the first recording of his own work for 10 years. He first rose…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
APR
Tim Vine
Princess Hall

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
MAY
Lee Nelson
Princess Hall

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAY
Mary Black
Anvil

Mary Black at Anvil in Basingstoke on Sunday 03 May 2015. 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 best prices all…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAY
Sam Paine Trio & Voodoo Sheiks
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:00pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. An extra‐special night with not one but TWO great bands. Sam Paine is a superb singer and guitarist with a great audience connection. He played…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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12
MAY
Paul Mertons Impro Chums
Anvil

Paul Mertons Impro Chums at Anvil in Basingstoke on Tuesday 12 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Paul Mertons Impro Chums live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
MAY
The Mentulls
The Farnham Maltings

Powerful yet melodic The Mentulls are a British rockblues band with influences of 70s progressive rock blues classical folk and pop music.Imagine the power of Uriah Heep and Cream with the melody of Wishbone Ash and Procol Harum the emotion of Focus…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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16
MAY
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Princess Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Princess Hall in Aldershot on Saturday 16 May 2015. 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. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
MAY
Don McLean
Anvil

Donald McLean famously known as don Mclean the famous American song writer and singer from New Rochelle New york famous for his album American pie containing hit songs like American pie and Vincent performed…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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