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
NOV
Bruckner Te Deum
The Sheldonian Theatre

BRAHMS Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor Op. 102BRUCKNER Te Deum in C majorYuri Zhislin violinPeter Adams celloPhilharmonia ChorusMarios Papadopoulos conductorBrahms's Double Concerto presents plenty of orchestral drama as well as a fascinating interplay between the two…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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29
NOV
Day Out With Thomas & meet Father Christmas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines.The Fat Controller supervises Rev.W.Awdrys classic childrens favourite ‐ Thomas the Tank Engine on his Day Out With Thomas visits.At Christmas Thomas likes…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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29
NOV
Grounded
The North Wall Arts Centre

Grounded is a gripping new play that challenges our assumptions about war family and what it is to be a woman.She's a hot‐rod F16 fighter pilot. She's pregnant. Her career in the sky is over. Now she sits in a trailer in…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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29
NOV
Oxford Philomusica - Te Deum
Sheldonian Theatre

BRAHMS Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor Op. 102BRUCKNER Te Deum in C majorYuri Zhislin violinPeter Adams celloPhilharmonia ChorusMarios Papadopoulos conductorBrahms's Double Concerto presents plenty of orchestral drama as well as a fascinating interplay between the two solos tonight…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Boxoffice:01865 980980
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29
NOV
Little Dragon
O2 Academy Oxford

Little Dragon at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 29 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Little Dragon tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Riverdance
New Theatre Oxford

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
DEC
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
New Theatre Oxford

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Embrace
O2 Academy Oxford

Embrace at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 05 December 2014. 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 service.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Jimmy Carr
New Theatre Oxford

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
DEC
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
New Theatre Oxford

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at New Theatre Oxford live on Friday 05 December 2014 in Oxford Oxfordshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at New Theatre Oxford see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Lava Ignite, Oxford

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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07
DEC
Alabama 3
O2 Academy Oxford

What do you get when you add a little soul to a blues rock band then move the whole shebang to Brixton The indescribable genre‐bending beats of British band Alabama 3 or A3 as they…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
DEC
Catfish and the Bottlemen
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Catfish and the Bottlemen at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 08 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Catfish and…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
DEC
The Enemy The Twang
O2 Academy Oxford

The Enemy The Twang at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 10 December 2014. 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
Fenside Outdoor Clothing Sale
Millets Farm Centre

Come and join us for our Outdoor Leisure and Country Clothing Factory Sale Event offering a great range of outdoor clothing to suit all tastes needs and ages at discounted prices.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01865 391311
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11
DEC
Messiah
The Sheldonian Theatre

HANDEL MessiahMhairi Lawson sopranoDiana Moore mezzo sopranoBenjamin Hulett tenorJeffrey Carl baritoneEchoris choirMarios Papadopoulos conductorFor many centuries now The Messiah has become a firm fixture of the Christmas season. This performance of Handel's timeless masterpiece in the historic surroundings of the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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11
DEC
Oxford Philomusica - Handel's Messiah
Sheldonian Theatre

HANDEL MessiahMhairi Lawson sopranoDiana Moore mezzo sopranoBenjamin Hulett tenorJeffrey Carl baritoneEchoris choirMarios Papadopoulos conductorFor many centuries now The Messiah has become a firm fixture of the Christmas season. This performance of Handel's timeless masterpiece in the historic surroundings of the Sheldonian…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Boxoffice:01865 980980
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11
DEC
Foxes
O2 Academy Oxford

Foxes at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 11 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Foxes live in the knowledge that…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
DEC
Saxon
O2 Academy Oxford

Getting their start way back in 1976 as a band named slightly foully as S.O.B. when you look at Saxon the name they chose and stuck with a year later you are looking at true…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Method Man Redman
O2 Academy Oxford

Method Man Redman at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 13 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Method Man Redman live…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
Hozier
O2 Academy Oxford

Hozier at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 16 December 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 all the tickets for…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
The Wonder Stuff
O2 Academy Oxford

One of the well‐known British alternative rock bands The Wonder Stuff which was originally composed of Miles Hunt Rob Jones Malcolm Treece and Martin Gilks was based in Stourbridge West Midlands in England. They began…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
The Wonder Stuff Acoustic
O2 Academy Oxford

The Wonder Stuff Acoustic at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 16 December 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
DEC
A Centennial Celebration
The Sheldonian Theatre

Celebrating the combined centenary of Music Director Marios Papadopoulos's 60th Birthday and Artist in Residence Maxim Vengerov's 40th Birthday this concert will showcase both performing as conductors and as soloists as they alternate the podium for the spotlight. With Tchaikovsky's technically fiendish…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 980980
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20
DEC
Oxford Philomusica - A Centannial Celebration
Sheldonian Theatre

TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto in D major Op. 35BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2 in B‐flat major Op. 83Maxim Vengerov violinconductorMarios Papadopoulos pianoconductorCelebrating the combined centenary of Music Director Marios Papadopoulos's 60th Birthday and Artist in Residence Maxim Vengerov's 40th Birthday this concert will…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: Boxoffice:01865 980980
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29
DEC
Alexander ONeal
O2 Academy Oxford

Alexander ONeal at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Monday 29 December 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 best…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JAN
Royal Blood
O2 Academy Oxford

Royal Blood at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 08 January 2015. 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

12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. The Newbury branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Newbury community causes and events the local branches of Rock…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Thatcham Rock Choir
Thatcham Baptist Church

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

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury/Thatcham Rock C
Majendie Hall

Your local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members ‐ from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Stadium for Saracens v Harlequins in 2012…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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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