What's on inChipping Norton


Welcome to Chipping Norton

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

Tourist information Chipping Norton

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Chipping Norton as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Chipping Norton

26
APR
Blenheim Palace Gala Dinner
Blenheim Palace

Our patrons The Rt. Hon. Lord Heseltine and The Rt. Hon. Sir Tony Baldry invite you to the Katharine House Hospice Gala Dinner on Thursday 26 April at Blenheim Palace.Our special guest for the evening is England rugby legend and 2003 World…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01295 816494
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05
MAY
Harriet & Rob Fraser: The Long View
The North Wall Arts Centre

The Long View is an invitation to slow down and pause with seven remarkably ordinary lone trees in Cumbria: six are in the Lake District National Park with the seventh most easterly tree in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.Rob Frasers photographs and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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08
MAY
Singing with Makaton Workshop
Folk Arts Oxford

Makaton is a communication system using signs symbols and speech and has a long history of helping children and adults with a variety of communication difficulties to interact with those around them.If you love to sing ‐ or if youve always wanted…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01993 357340
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09
MAY
Immersive Sound Journey
Wytham Village Hall

The magnificent depth breadth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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11
MAY
In Place
The North Wall Arts Centre

In Place explores a sense of place in the British Isles; how it informs our cultural identity; shapes our language and dialects; provides both solace and stimulation and contains histories both universal and personal. It speaks to all corners of the British…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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11
MAY
Banbury flavours of the world market
Cornhill , Market Place, Banbury

Flavours of the World comprises between 20 to 30 carefully selected stalls. The market will comprise international traders selling top quality artisan‐produced foods and craft products from around the world.You have tasted baguettes youve experimented with croissants and we all love a…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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12
MAY
Joseph Morpurgo: Hammerhead
The North Wall Arts Centre

Joseph Morpurgo presents his masterpiece: a boundary‐smashing 9‐hour adaption of Mary Shelleys Frankenstein. Or is itOutlandishly funny multimedia comedy and new voodoo from the distinguished mind of the 2015 Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee three‐time 2016 Chortle Award winner and BBC Radio Four…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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15
MAY
Makaton Taster Workshop
Folk Arts Oxford

Do you know a child who has trouble communicating Maybe they have a diagnosed disorder such as Downs Syndrome or maybe their speech is just a bit unclear or delayed Do you find yourself wishing you could help them to communicateMakaton is…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01993 357340
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16
MAY
Fragment
The North Wall Arts Centre

Double Fringe First winner Iron Shoes returns to The North Wall with a piece of gig‐theatre about love loss and heartache.With original songs of redemption and recovery by acclaimed composer theatre‐maker and Kneehigh Associate Dom Coyote Fragment takes the audience on a…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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19
MAY
Treebeard in concert
The Brasenose Arms

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as Earls Court for the Great British Beer…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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19
MAY
Rough Runner Oxfordshire
The Great Tew Park

Welcome to our world of teamwork fun and incredible unique obstacles.Ever watched a TV game show and thought Id love to try that Or are you just bored with other running events and obstacle racesEither way youre in the right place now…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 00000 000000
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19
MAY
Witney Festival Of Food and Drink
St. Mary's Church

This year marks the 6th Witney Festival of Food and Drink. The ever popular event will see stall holders filling the Church and churchyard selling their food and drink related produce. Cafe run by Aston Pottery.Come and join us between 09:30…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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24
MAY
Lankum
The North Wall Arts Centre

Lankum Lynched are a four‐piece traditional folk group from Dublin Ireland who combine distinctive four‐part vocal harmonies with arrangements of uilleann pipes concertina Russian accordion fiddle and guitar. Their repertoire spans humorous Dublin music‐hall ditties and street‐songs classic ballads from the Traveller…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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24
MAY
Another Beastly Art Exhibition
Lower Slaughter Village Hall

The exhibition brings together Nat Hazel and Jane who have exhibited together many times and theyre joined this year by guest maker John Button.John Button makes handmade sculptures in native timbers and hand‐carved country sticks. All his work is inspired by…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07989 249398
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26
MAY
Me and my Bee
The North Wall Arts Centre

Climate change is massive. Bees arent.Our fuzzy little friends need our help so multi award‐winning theatre company ThisEgg is launching a political party disguised as a party party disguised as a show.A new comedy for children and adults alike. Plant the seed…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 319450
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31
MAY
Makaton Beginners Workshop
Folk Arts Oxford

Do you know a child who has trouble communicating Maybe they have a diagnosed disorder such as Downs Syndrome or maybe their speech is just a bit unclear or delayed Do you find yourself wishing you could help them to communicateMakaton is…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01993 357340
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07
JUN
Lisa Knapp
The North Wall Arts Centre

One of the most inventive musicians around Lisa Knapp pushes boundaries with her radiant interpretation of traditional folk music. Here she performs with her band in support of her latest album Till April is Dead A Garland of Ritual & Love…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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10
JUN
Heyford Park Airbase Half Marathon (+ 10k, 5k, Jun
Heyford Park

Race DetailsRace date: 10th June 2018Place: Heyford Park Upper Heyford Oxfordshire OX25 5HDStart Times: 09:30am junior race start & 10:00am mass start HM10k5kPricesHalf Marathon £23£25 10k £16£185k £11£13£3 surcharge for entries on the dayJunior Races £7 £1 surcharge for entries on the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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20
JUN
Ralph McTell & Wizz Jones
The North Wall Arts Centre

In Summer 2016 Ralph McTell and Wizz Jones released their first recording together after a 50 year musical friendship aptly titled About Time. They had such a great time playing and performing together they decided to go back into the studio.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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23
JUN
Urban Folk Quartet
North Wall Arts Centre

In an age where the word Folk encompasses everything from Laura Marling to hardcore traditional music the use of such labels to distinguish one musical experience from another has arguably been stretched farther than ever.The Urban Folk Quartets distinguishing features have much…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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13
JUL
Cornbury Music Festival
The Great Tew Park

The Cornbury Music Festival is one‐of‐a‐kind: a lovingly crafted top notch very English open air party tailor‐made for the whole family.Like the best of England The Cornbury Music Festival is civilised charming and irresistible a homespun melting pot where music‐lovers share…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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28
JUL
BURFORD ANTIQUES FAIR
Burford School

This is the 3rd Penman Fair here with Decorative Furnishings to show alongside more Traditional Antiques and Art. Dealers are encouraged to bring honest pieces from all eras but repros are not allowed. Expect to see Furniture Jewellery Paintings Glass Sculpture porcelain…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01825 744074
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09
SEP
2018 Ultra Warrior 5hrs South East
Tew Park, New Rd

. The Ultra courses have two check points one at the startfinish line and one at the half way point. So you can complete half and full laps. The winner is the participant who completed the most number of complete or half…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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06
OCT
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Mill Arts Centre

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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24
NOV
Antiques@TheHolt
The Holt Hotel

The premier Antiques & Collectors Fair for Oxfordshire and surrounding counties the event is staged twice yearly at The Holt hotel ten miles north of Oxford. One of the most popular and prestigious fairs of its kind in the area nearing 40…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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Tourist Attractions


Model Village

A 19th scale model of the actual village including river, bridges and churches built in Cotswold stone. Miniature trees & plants. Parking. Open all year, daily.…

The Stour Gallery

The Stour Gallery is a cool, crisply white‐painted series of spaces for showing contemporary art in the Warwickshire market town of Shipston‐on‐Stour, situated on the Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire borders.The gallery is in its 9th year, successfully showing the work of artists, potters and sculptors with established reputations alongside emerging…

Cotswold Perfumery

This factory tour gives you the opportunity to revise the way you think about your sense of smell after this revealing and informative tour.It is a unique chance to go behind the scenes of a small family business that has been creating fine fragrances for over 40 years.…

Birdland

Birdland is a natural setting of woodland, river and gardens. Over 500 birds; penguins to flamingos and parrots to hornbills. Tropical, Desert and Toucan Houses. Large Play Area, Penguin Cafe, Picnic Areas, Gift Shop, Adoptions, Season & Family tickets.…

Sezincote

Attractive gardens surrounding an original and fascinating Regency manor house in Indian style. No children allowed in the house. Contact by writing only. Parking. Gardens open January ‐ November, Thurs, Fri & BH Mon 14.00 ‐ 18.00 or dusk.…

Burford Golf Club

Burford Golf Club ‐ golf course in Burford, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01993 822583 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Burford Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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