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

30
MAY
Family Fun Day
Windmill Farm Conference Centre

We at Adventure Plus A are holding our annual Family Fun Day at 12‐4 pm on Saturday 30th May 2015. This will be held at Windmill Farm Conference Centre.There will be activities for all the family including climbing archery biking circus skills…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01993 703308
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30
MAY
Long Nose Puppets present - Flyaway Katie
The North Wall Arts Centre

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Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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30
MAY
The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Oxford

4 brilliant comedians from the top of the UK and International circuits.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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01
JUN
Years and Years
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Years and Years at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 01 June 2015. 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
Zennor
The North Wall Arts Centre

Written by Lamorna AshDirected by Sammy GloverWhen you lose someone you write a charm in a bottle drop it in the sea and it will find a way to your lost soul... the charm lets them find their way home so they…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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04
JUN
Atomic Kitten
O2 Academy Oxford

Atomic Kitten at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 04 June 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. Let us do…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
JUN
Julia Biel
North Wall Arts Centre

Award‐winning singer songwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Julia Biel is blazing a trail on the British music scene blending vocals reminiscent of the greats of jazzs golden age with a poetic yet conversational lyrical style and a uniquely sharp perspective on contemporary life and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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06
JUN
Red Shoe Walk
Oxford Town Hall

Grab a pair of sparkly red Dorothy‐style shoes or some bright red trainers and paint Oxford red Join Team Red Cross on 6 June 2015 for a family walk along the cobbled lanes of Oxford. Soak up the views of this beautiful…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08444 122877
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06
JUN
The Acoustic Cafe: Will McNicol and Luke Selby
Aston Pottery

An evening of live music at Aston Pottery featuring former UK Acoustic Guitarist of the Year Will McNicol and his new project with Luke Selby. Support from Mandolirium…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01993 852031
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06
JUN
Funeral for a Friend
O2 Academy Oxford

Funeral for a Friend at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 06 June 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Funeral for a Friend tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
JUN
Julius Caesar
The North Wall Arts Centre

Oxford School of DramaWednesday 10th June to Saturday 13th June 20157.30pm Thurs & Sat 2pm matineeBy William ShakespeareDirected by Paul HartLet slip the dogs of warA compelling production of Shakespeare's great political thriller.When Caesar returns to Rome from the wars a virtual…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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14
JUN
The Moody Blues
New Theatre Oxford

English rock band 'The Moody Blues' are famed for their unique style and occasional blend of rock and classical together especially in their 1967 album 'Days of Future Past' The band has been together since…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JUN
John Barrowman
New Theatre Oxford

Best known his his roles as Captain Jack Harkness in Doctor Who and Torchwood John Barrowman has achieved household name status in the UK with his numerous TV film and theatre performances over the last…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUN
Michael McIntyre Work In Progress
New Theatre Oxford

Michael McIntyre Work In Progress at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Friday 19 June 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: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
JUN
Tom Frankland/Laura Mugridge present -Tony & Mike
The North Wall Arts Centre

Tony the Owl lives in the countryside. He's really happy in his little garden until Joe and Charlotte turn up and ruin his peace and quiet. To make matters worse they've bought Mike the Squirrel with them.He's loud he's cheeky and he…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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21
JUN
Reginald D Hunter
New Theatre Oxford

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
JUN
Peter Pan Goes Wrong
Oxford Playhouse

Peter Pan Goes Wrong at Oxford Playhouse in Oxford on Monday 22 June 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 Peter Pan Goes Wrong…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
JUN
Marmozets
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Marmozets at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 23 June 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. Let us do…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUN
The Producers
New Theatre Oxford

The Producers at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Monday 29 June 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. Let us do…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
The Cat Empire
O2 Academy Oxford

The Cat Empire at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Cat Empire tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUL
Chronixx
O2 Academy Oxford

Chronixx at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 16 July 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
Jake Quickenden
O2 Academy Oxford

Jake Quickenden at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 17 July 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 Jake Quickenden live in the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUL
2nd Fleur Fest with Darts and The Mangledwurzels
Fleur De Lys at East Hagbourne

A three‐day real ale festival with live music on all days. Friday headliners are 70s do‐wop masters Darts with support from The Corsairs and Victory Road. Saturday sees performances from C U Tuesday Unusual Suspects Texas Ghost Train and Nick & The…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01235 813247
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28
JUL
As You Like It
Lady Margaret Hall

This summer Creation will return to the beautiful gardens and lawns of Lady Margaret Hall for Shakespeare's pastoral romantic comedy.A wrestling match love notes on trees and a healthy amount of boys falling in love with girls dressed as boys this show…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 766266
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04
AUG
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
New Theatre Oxford

Acclaimed director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell Kinky Boots Legally Blonde Hairspray brings the new multi‐million pound production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical to the Savoy Theatre. Starring three time Olivier and Tony Award winner…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
AUG
Hollywood Ending
O2 Academy Oxford

Hollywood Ending at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 04 August 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
AUG
Alice
St Hugh's College

The whole family can fall down the rabbit hole with Creation this summer as we present Alice in the gardens of St Hughs College.To mark the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carrolls Alices Adventures in Wonderland Creation will set loose…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 766266
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05
SEP
The Polyphonic Spree
O2 Academy Oxford

The Polyphonic Spree at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 05 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Polyphonic Spree tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
SEP
Nigel Kennedy
New Theatre Oxford

For over 25 years Nigel Kennedy has been acknowledged as one of the worlds leading violin virtuosos and is without doubt one of the most important violinists Britain has ever produced. His virtuoso technique…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
SEP
Art Garfunkel
New Theatre Oxford

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 12.5 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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