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

29
JUL
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Northcourt

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: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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12
AUG
Beres Hammond
O2 Academy Oxford

Beres Hammond at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 12 August 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
AUG
Echo and the Bunnymen
O2 Academy Oxford

Liverpudlian group Echo and the Bunnymen first formed back in 1978 and released their debut album Crocodiles two years later in 1980 winning them critical acclaim and chart success. Their subsequent albums Heaven Up…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
SEP
35th Conference of the European Bone
The Examination Schools - Oxford University

.The conference will be held in the historic Examination Schools in the centre of Oxford which we believe will give you a great opportunity to enjoy the city while also experiencing an interesting and stimulating conference. You will be able to visit…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +4570 200305
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04
SEP
Against Breast Cancer Breast Walk Ever
Abingdon Bridge

Take a walk on the pink side help us to beat breast cancer Against Breast Cancers Breast Walk Ever is back for its third yearOur day‐time walking full half marathon or 10k is open to men women children and even dogs Join…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 534211
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05
SEP
Conquer Kilimanjaro with Helen & Douglas House
Helen & Douglas House

In September 2016 Helen & Douglas House are running their first ever bespoke Kilimanjaro Climb. The adventure is open to anyone aged 16 and over requires no climbing experience and will help support the amazing work of Helen & Douglas House. Participants…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01865 799150
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17
SEP
Botley Food Fayre
St Peter & St Paul's church, hall and car park (Botley)

A community family fun day Buy and eat the quality artisan and locally sourced food. Let your children have fun. Support the Tear Fund and the church too. Easy parking. Please join us…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01865 248156
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17
SEP
OXFORD mum2mum market
St Gregory the Great School

Award winning Mum2mum Market is launching in OXFORDAs seen on Dragons Den our nearly new sale in Oxford will have 25 stalls of high quality nearly new items and a small selection of businesses offering goods and services of interest to…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07771 915495
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21
SEP
Innovation and Disruption in the Energy Sector
St John's College

The British Institute of Energy Economics BIEE Oxford conference is a two day research conference that seeks to understand the drivers of change in energy both positive and negative. The conference is aimed at energy analysts researchers strategy and policy thinkers from…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01296 747916
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22
SEP
James Acaster
Glee Club Oxford

ResetJames Acaster finds himself with something to look forward to. Something hes always wanted. Something we all want. Join the Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Show Nominee 2015 2014 2013 & 2012 as he tours another uniquely brilliant show.Theres no one better…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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22
SEP
Gary Numan
O2 Academy Oxford

Gary Numan was a pioneer in the early electronic scene confounding the contemporary music press with his androgynous stage presence and signature technique of feeding synthesizer hooks through guitar effect pedals. His most famous single…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
SEP
Rat Boy
O2 Academy Oxford

Rat Boy at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 23 September 2016. 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 comparison…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
SEP
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is the UKs newest regular toy train and collectors fair. Organised by the same people that run the highly successful Cirencester Toy & Train Fair the event is staged four times a year…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07708 385061
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24
SEP
Mum2mum market Newbury
Park House School

Sat 24 Sep 10.30am ‐ 12.30pm.BUY top quality nearly new baby and childrens clothes toys books and equipment at our award winning pop up market.We are at Park House School Newbury. There is ample FREE parking at the front of the school…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07824 552322
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25
SEP
Sean Lock
New Theatre Oxford

Sean Lock began his career as a stand‐up comedian and was named Best Live Comic in 2000 at the British Comedy Awards. He has since branched out into TV and acting work along with appearances…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
SEP
Isy Suttie
Glee Club

Award‐winning comedian writer songwriter and actress tours her brand new show. Copies of Isys new book The Actual One will also be available for purchase on the evening during a signing session after the show…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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01
OCT
Beth Orton
O2 Academy Oxford

Beth Orton at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 01 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beth Orton tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
The Kills
O2 Academy Oxford

Rock band The Kills consists of American Alison Mosshart and Brit Jamie Hince. Having released their fourth studio album Blood Pressures in April 2011 the band are renowned for their anti‐music industry attitude yet perform…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
Horizon Lectures: Pen Hadow
Amey Theatre

Pen Hadow is one of the worlds leading polar explorers; in 2003 he made history and became the first and so far only person to trek solo without resupply from Canada to the North Pole. It was an astonishing achievement that included…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
OCT
Elis James & John Robins
Glee Club Oxford

The Elis James & John Robins Experience Oners Retro Oners PCDs Finally a chance to truly taste the vibe Elis James and John Robins take their hit podcast on the road 14‐16 year old must be accompanied by an adult with ticket…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
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: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Union J
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

This English four‐piece boy band formed through the ninth series of The X Factor in 2012 in which they finished fourth. Signing up with Sony in 2012 their debut single was released in June…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
OCT
We Are Scientists
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

'We are Scientists' are a New York‐based indie rock band. Their debut album released in 2002 was called 'Safety Fun and Learning in the order' with their fifth and latest release being 'Barbara' in 2010.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Aurora
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Aurora at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 11 October 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
OCT
Dead Kennedys
O2 Academy Oxford

Dead Kennedys at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 13 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Dead Kennedys live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Level 42
New Theatre Oxford

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
New Theatre Oxford

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
OCT
Michael Kiwanuka
O2 Academy Oxford

Michael Kiwanuka at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 19 October 2016. 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 tickets…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
Jonathan Pie
Glee Club Oxford

Jonathan Pie is a respected News reporter for a respected News broadcaster but he has a problem. He has several problems. He hates his job. He hates his colleagues. But mainly he hates the fking News. Join him for this live show…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
OCT
Guns 2 Roses
O2 Academy Oxford

Guns 2 Roses at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 21 October 2016. 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: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Didcot Railway Centre

Join us in our rural setting based around the original engine shed. The Great Western Society has had a home in Didcot since 1967 and the range of activities and facilities on offer is substantial. The collection of Great Western coaches is probably the most comprehensive…

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

The Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity, caring for abused and ill‐treated animals. We rely totally upon public donations to enable us to do this valuable work. Helping donkeys, like Mrs. P and Mabel. The Sanctuary is open to visitors most days during the year, between…

Abbey Meadow Open Air Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Abbey Meadow Open Air Swimming Pool in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01235 523113 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Buddies Night Club

Buddies Night Club Nightclub in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01235 535400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Carswell Golf & Country Club

Carswell Golf & Country Club ‐ golf course in Faringdon, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01367 870472 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Carswell Golf & Country Club golf courseclub.…

Didcot Bowls Club

Bowling at Didcot Bowls Club in Didcot, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01235511665 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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