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

26
JUL
Summer Baroque Season - A Taste of Europe
Christ Church Cathedral

Programme to include: HANDEL Violin Sonata in D majorVIVALDI Cello Sonata No. 6 in B flat majorBABELL Oboe Sonata No. 4 in G minorZELENKA …

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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31
JUL
Stephen Kovacevich and The Soloists of Oxford
The Sheldonian Theatre

SCHUBERT Piano Sonata No. 20 D. 959MOZART Piano Quartet in E flat major K. 493 Supreme pianist Stephen Kovacevich is joined by the fiercely talented Soloists of Oxford Philomusica for a performance of Mozart's piano quartet K.493. But before…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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02
AUG
Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival - John Lill
Christ Church Cathedral

MOZART Piano Sonata No. 18 in D major K. 576SCHUMANN Fantasie in C major Op. 17 BRAHMS Rhapsodies Op. 79BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major Op. 53 Waldstein'John Lill is a true master of his…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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03
AUG
Menahem Pressler and Oxford Philomusica
The Sheldonian Theatre

MOZART Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major K. 488MOZART Requiem in D minor K. 626Menahem PresslerpianoJulia Kogan sopranoKatie Bray mezzo sopranoJames Edwards tenorQuentin Hayes bassEchorischoirMarios PapadopoulosconductorA double‐bill of Mozart masterpieces will draw our 201314 concert season…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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08
AUG
NOFX
O2 Academy Oxford

NOFX appears live in Oxford Oxfordshire at O2 Academy Oxford on Friday 08 August 2014. For ticket prices to watch NOFX at O2 Academy Oxford see the list of tickets available for NOFX.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
AUG
Tonight Alive
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Tonight Alive at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 19 August 2014. 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

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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09
SEP
Cate Le Bon
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

‐ watch Cate Le Bon live at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford Oxfordshire on the Tuesday 09 September 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
SEP
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Corn Exchange Newbury

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Corn Exchange Newbury live on Thursday 11 September 2014 in Newbury Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Al Murray One Man One Guvnor event at Corn Exchange Newbury see the list of…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
SEP
Luke Sital Singh
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Luke Sital Singh at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 11 September 2014. 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
SEP
Pick your own potatoes
Millets Farm Centre

Pick your own potatoes from millets farm's fresh produce fields…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 391311
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14
SEP
Breast Walk Ever
Abingdon to Beale Park, Lower Basildon

Take a walk on the pink side and help us beat breast cancer Against Breast Cancer is pleased to announce that Ben Shephard from the Good Morning Britain show is backing The Breast Walk Ever our day‐time walking full or half…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 534211
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The Newbury Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Katherine Penn. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Newbury and further afield in Berkshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought their…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Thatcham Rock Choir
Thatcham Baptist Church

The Thatcham Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Katherine Penn. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Katherine. Rock Choir…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Newbury/Thatcham Rock C
Majendie Hall

The Newbury Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Katherine Penn. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Newbury Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Wallingford Rock Choir
St John's Primary School

Your local Wallingford choir is run by vocal teacher Katherine Penn. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Katherine. Rock Choir…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
FREE taster session at the Abingdon Rock Choir
Upper Room

The local Abingdon choir is run by Oxfordshire based musician Katherine Penn. The choir is for all ages and all the local Oxfordshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
FREE taster session at the Didcot Rock Choir
Ladygrove Community Centre

The Didcot Rock Choir is led by choir leader Katherine Penn. The choir is for all ages and all the local Oxfordshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible performances like the 11000 seat Wembley Arena that ITV1…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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 there'll be stalls to suit all interests and ages.As…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 391311
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21
SEP
The Magic Numbers
O2 Academy Oxford

The Magic Numbers appears live in Oxford Oxfordshire at O2 Academy Oxford on Sunday 21 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Magic Numbers at O2 Academy Oxford see the list of tickets available for The Magic Numbers.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
SEP
Sharon Corr
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Sharon Corr at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 22 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Sharon Corr tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
Me and My Cat
The North Wall Arts Centre

Come and join Detective K as she sets off on an exciting and hilarious adventure full of manga clues and mysterious events. But will she solve the mystery and return Nicholas to his own body in time …

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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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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29
SEP
Eliza and the Bear
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Eliza and the Bear at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 29 September 2014. 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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05
OCT
Alan Davies
New Theatre Oxford

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
OCT
Danny Bhoy
Glee Club Oxford

Winner of the Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award Danny Bhoy has performed to critical acclaim to British audiences and has continued his stand up success with tour dates at the UKs biggest venues. His…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
OCT
Joan Rivers
New Theatre Oxford

Joan Rivers is a talk show host and comedian who is also a fashionista. She is well known for hosting red carpet shows at award shows. She started her TV career in 1965 on the…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
OCT
Patent Pending
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Patent Pending at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 08 October 2014. 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Peter Andre
New Theatre Oxford

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

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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