What's on inArdington

Welcome to Ardington

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

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Forthcoming events in Ardington

27
APR
Faringdon Rotary Club Duck Race
Millets Farm Centre

A fun event for all the familyOrganised by Faringdon Rotary Club.Ducks will be available to sponsor on the day or at Millets on 5th 6th 12th 13th 19th and 26th April.Prizes: 1st Duck: £300 2nd Duck: £200 2rd Duck: £100 and 4th…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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03
MAY
Millets Farm Falconry's 1st Birthday
Millets Farm Centre

To celebrate the 1st birthday of our Falconry Centre there will be a range of additional activities on offer within the falconry site.Normal falconry entry prices apply. Visit the centre to view over 70 birds of prey which are housed here and…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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04
MAY
Classic Oxfordshire bike ride
Harwell Science and Innovation Campus

Come and join us on this popular bike ride cycling through pretty villages and lush Spring countryside alongside the River Thames as it winds from south Oxfordshire up to Abingdon and into the Vale of the White Horse. Visiting countryside of beautiful…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Sports

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05
MAY
Millets Wedding Fayre
Millets Farm Centre

Join us in the Lakeview Restaurant for our Wedding Fayre where you can see Millets as a venue alongside Beautiful Oxfordshire Weddings; a select group of local wedding suppliers who will be on hand to offer their expert advice on every …

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 391311
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15
MAY
HVM Graphene+ 2014 Oxford
Said Business School

The HVM series of conferences has been running since 2002 bringing together parties interested in high value manufacturing and business value creation for various industries. This year the event builds on the success in Cambridge in November 2013 with a conference covering…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01223 303500
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17
MAY
Berks, Bucks & OXON Wild Roadshow
Millets Farm Centre

The Berks Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust BBOWT is one of 47 Wildlife Trusts working across the UK to achieve the shared aim of securing a better future for wildlife. They work to give wildlife a helping hand across the three counties…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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17
MAY
Music in May
Amey Theatre

A Charity Concert performed by Abbey Brass and the Abingdon Operatic Society to raise funds for locally based charities: The Abingdon Bridge ‐ working with vulnerable young people ‐ and Medic Assist International ‐ enabling healthcare provision in some challenging places around…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07766 255221
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18
MAY
An Evening With... The Rutles
The Cornerstone

THE RUTLES WILL BE APPEARING On UK LEG OF AS YET Un‐BOOKED 2014 WORLD TOUR BRAND ON THE RUNIt all began 35 years ago when Eric Idle ofMonty Pythonpersuaded Neil Innes of theBonzo Dog Doo Dah Band to join him in a…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01458 210954
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24
MAY
John Lawson Circus
Millets Farm Centre

The award winning John Lawsons Circus voted Best Small Circus will make its return to Millets Farm this May Half Term. With an entirely human cast and featuring new acts and routines including Miss Monika from Hungary with her aerial skills Miss…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 391311
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07
JUN
Millets Summer Farm Fete
Millets Farm Centre

Bringing the countryside to life Millets is once again repeating its Farm Fete this year featuring many of the events of previous years and more. …

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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21
JUN
3650's 75th Birthday
Didcot Railway Centre

Pannier Tank 3650 was born at Swindon in 1939 ‐ Join us as we celebrate this ordinary shunting engines life and extraordinary survival.View our collections of locomotives coaches wagons and buildings as described in the Centre Guide and enjoy the various facilities…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01235 817200
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21
JUN
Helen & Douglas House Family Fun Day
Millets Farm Centre

Come and join Helen & Douglas House for a day of activities and entertainment for all the family Why not make a day of it bring a picnic and enjoy the sunshine All profits from the activities on the day will go…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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21
JUN
The RidgeWalk 2014
The Ridgeway

Looking for a challenge in 2014Why not try The RidgeWalk 52 miles 24 hours 1 question: have you got what it takesTo date over 900 trekkers have taken on The RidgeWalk. This fantastic event has raised over £500000 for Sense the leading…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08451 270063
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28
JUN
SweetPea Festival
Millets Farm Centre

Millets Farms first SweetPea festival…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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05
JUL
Millets Farm Food and Drink Fayre
Millets Farm Centre

Building on last years beer cheese and cider festival; we are hosting Millets Farm Food Festival celebrating a wide range of foods and food related products.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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13
JUL
Teddy Bears' Picnic
Didcot Railway Centre

View our collections of locomotives coaches wagons and buildings as described in the Centre Guide and enjoy the various facilities and exhibits. Ride in coaches from the 1930s behind some of our Great Western steam locomotives or in our Steam Railmotor or…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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16
JUL
Millets Maize Maze
Millets Farm Centre

Come and get lost in our 18th Maize Maze...The 2014 Maze Theme is Food and Farming.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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30
AUG
Millets Chilli Fiesta
Millets Farm Centre

Whether you like it meek and mild or hot and spicy Millets Farm have a sizzling weekend lined up for you so tickle your taste buds and join us for our 4th chilli fiesta.Visit the Chilli food village listen to traditional Mexican…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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13
SEP
Pick your own potatoes
Millets Farm Centre

Pick your own potatoes from millets farms fresh produce fields…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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19
SEP
Millets Craft and Gift Fayre
Millets Farm Centre

With an array of exhibitors showcasing a range of wares from jewellery and jigsaws to hand bags and knits; woodcraft and paintings to photos and cards; soaps and ceramics to fashions and cushions therell be stalls to suit all interests and ages.As…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 391311
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27
SEP
Millets Farm Dog Show
Millets Farm Centre

With fun and competitive categories including the egg & spoon race our 2nd Millets dog show is sure to be fun for all the family. There are numerous classes to enter with your family pooch a small selection of stands to browse…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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04
OCT
Days Out With Thomas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines.Meet Thomas and his friends Duck & Diesel and The Fat Controller Sir Topham Hatt who will be keeping an eye on everything…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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25
OCT
Halloween Howl
Millets Farm Centre

The Millets Maize Maze is transformed into a spooky world of webs and witches. With bone‐shaking and spooktacular experiences both inside and out of the maize come and enjoy a day of Halloween fun for all the family.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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12
NOV
Christmas Craft & Gift Fayre
Millets Farm Centre

Located in the Lakeview Restaurant at Millets Farm will be approximately 30 stalls selling a wide selection of crafts & gifts ideal for Christmas. Get cracking on this years Christmas Shopping or even just a treat for yourself at Millets Christmas Craft…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 391311
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29
MAR
Pooh Sticks Championships
Day's Lock

Line up line up for the next Pooh Sticks championship ‐ drop a stick off a bridge and watch it float downstream to see whose stick reaches the finishing line first.Once youve twigged it its fantastic. A completely unique event which…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Bizarre