What's on inGuildford


Welcome to Guildford

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

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Forthcoming events in Guildford

25
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Circus Vegas
Racecourse Car Park 6

Circus Vegas arrives in the UK for its first full British tour.Housed inside its huge Stars & Strips big top Circus Vegas merges all the elements of circus with all the glitz glamour & spectacle that you would imagine when you think…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 428555
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25
APR
Light In The Lens photography exhibition
St. Andrew's House,

Open 10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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26
APR
Stories from the Set: Making Magical Movies
Christ's Hospital Theatre

An evening with Chris Rankin the actor behind Wizard Percy Weasley plus 3 special guests involved in creating everyones favourite magical world of Harry Potter.Chris Rankin was 16 years old when he sent off a letter asking for an audition to play…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 247434
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26
APR
FARLOWE ANDERSON AND BROOKES AT CRANLEIGH ARTS CEN
Cranleigh Arts Centre

British blues legend Chris Farlowe joins veteran of Woodstock Miller Anderson and Sussex Desperate Dan Band frontman Bob Brookes for an evening of Blues Rnb and Gospel in an intimate 200 seater venue So get your tickets quick those of you who…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01903 410276
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27
APR
Ascot Fashion Weekend
Ascot Racecourse

Exciting new springsummer collection of stylish affordable clothes and accessories from 110 top quality companies all under one roof at this twice‐yearly boutique fashion event. Dress yourself from top to toe in outfits you wont find in your usual high street shops…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01367 860017
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28
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An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
G Live Guildford

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01483 369350
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APR
Stones in his Pockets
Hampton Hill Theatre

In the Coward Studio at Hampton Hill Theatre Teddington Theatre Club brings you two actors in 16 roles. A West End hit and an acting tour‐de‐force can they do it STONES IN HIS POCKETS By Marie Jones…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08458387529(10a m-8pm)
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04
MAY
BRACKNELL Over 25s Party - Singles & Couples
Apres Nightclub at The Coppid Beech Hotel

Over 25s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. These parties are THE place for Over 25s to drink dance socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Apres Nightclub at The Alpine…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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04
MAY
ESHER 30s to 50sPlus PARTY for Singles & Couples
Imber Court Met Police Club

30s to 50sPlus Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Imber Court Upstairs in The Ballroom Ember Lane East Molesey nr Esher Surrey KT8 0BT. …

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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05
MAY
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Riverside Arts Centre

Comedy is back in Sunbury just in time for the Royal wedding with 5 fabulous acts joining us at Riverside.Julian Deane is a poised performer on the comedy circuit where his masterful joke writing and casual roguishness set him apart.Joe Bor is…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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05
MAY
Emma Stevens 'To My Roots Spring Tour' Guildford
The Boileroom

Hailed as just magical by the late great Sir Terry Wogan Emma Stevens is the surfer chick singersongwriter from Guildford whos taken the UK by storm with her distinctive fusion of countrypop. With almost three million Spotify plays over a million video…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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09
MAY
Kids for Kids Bridge Lunch
Westcott Reading Room

Calling all Bridge Players Please join us for Bridge and a 2‐course lunch with a glass of wine at the Westcott Reading Room Surrey on Wednesday 9th May 10 am for a 10.30 am start. Afternoon session ends 3 pm. The Bridge…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07957 206440
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12
MAY
The Ruling Class
Hampton Hill Theatre

Coming to the main auditorium in Hampton Hill Theatre is an uproarious satirical comedy with a sting in the tail THE RULING CLASSBy Peter Barnes Directed by Barry EvansFirst thing an Englishman does straight from…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08458387529(10a m-8pm)
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16
MAY
L'elesir d'amore
The Electric Theatre, Guildford

The rich but capricious Adina encourages hot‐blooded Sergeant Belcores attentions to try and provoke her timorous suitor Nemorino. Enter quack Dr Dulcamara whose magic elixir may just be the cure for his shyness ...The ever‐popular Lelisir plays like a farce with…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01483 501200
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17
MAY
Woking Flavour of the world Market
commercial way, Woking

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world.Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material treasures…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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19
MAY
Wey Ahead Walk / Run 4.5km, 25km and 32km, Surrey
Jubilee Square

4.5km walk and 25km or 32km walk or run alongside the Basingstoke Canal and River Wey in support of local mental health charities. Beautiful scenic course and all for a fantastic causeSupporting a coalition of local mental health‐focussed charities including: CornerHouse Hear…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 720459
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25
MAY
BRACKNELL Over 25s 'ADELE' Tribute PARTY
The Bier Keller

Over 25s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with ADELE ‐ Tribute Show in the Bier Keller. Tickets to Adele also include entry to Apres Nightclub. Doors open 7pm Tribute Show from 9.30pm followed by entry…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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03
JUN
Thorpe Park Sprint Triathlon June 2018
Thorpe Park Resort

THORPE PARK Resort and Tri Project will once again join forces to host a series of triathlons Like No Other across June July and September. Just 30 minutes from London the nations thrill capital is an extraordinary race venue and a must‐do…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07973 153875
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08
JUN
House of Stand Up Presents Camberley Comedy
The Ely

Camberley Comedy opens its doors on the second Friday of each month. This regular comedy night launches on 8th June and were bringing you a great lineup of top comedians.Our headliner for this first Camberley Comedy Show is Comedian Broadcaster Quizzer aka…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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10
JUN
Think Parrots Show 2018
Kempton Park Racecourses

Think Parrots Show 2018 will be held on Sunday 10th June 2018 which will be the weekend before Fathers Day again at Kempton Park Racecourse. The show will include just about everything for parrots and about parrots. There will be a fabulous…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01273 464777
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12
JUN
Speed Dating in Guildford
All Bar One

Guildford Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Guildford EventsAt one of our Guildford Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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17
JUN
Breakfast Run Loseley 11km Road Run Surrey 2018
Loseley House

The Breakfast Run at Loseley on Sunday June 17 will offer the opportunity to run the same great 11.4km route as the Hogs Back Road Race but on a summers morning followed by a slap‐up breakfast and the first 50 entrants will…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 720459
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22
JUN
4* Weekend Break with the stars of BBC Strictly Co
Beaumont House

Join Strictly Come Dancing favourites; Anton Du Beke Erin Boag Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara Giovanni Pernice & Oti Mabuse British National & World Ballroom Champions Warren & Kristi Boyce plus Argentine Tango stars Leandro Palou & Maria Tsiatsiani Enjoy 3 days…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08001 601770
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23
JUN
BRUTAL run - Bordon
BRUTAL Bordon

A double looped race which is a favourite for the mud feasters out there and with a revised route even more wet and mud 2 more marshes and a pond. There is trail tracks and wide open grass land covered rides to…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07734 805817
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03
JUL
Born To Win
G Live

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01483 369350
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04
JUL
Well Thumbed
The Back room of the Star Inn

Once upon a time when you took a classic book from the shelf it always opened at the well‐thumbed mucky bits Thats all the excuse thats needed for some outrageous stand‐up literature. Conceived and performed by Terry Victor and played for laughs…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01483 361101
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15
JUL
Thorpe Park Triathlon July 2018
Thorpe Park Resort

. THORPE PARK Resort and Tri Project will once again join forces to host a series of triathlons Like No Other across June July and September. Just 30 minutes from London the nations thrill capital is an extraordinary race venue and a…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07973 153875
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21
JUL
GoFest South in Guildford, Surrey - July 2018
Surrey Sports Park, Guildford

. 50 Sports Dance and Fitness related activties ALL INCLUDED in the ticket price for ALL the family to enjoy whatever age ability or fitness level GoFest is about just having a go with family friendly 30 ‐ 45 minute coaching sessions…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07774 629242
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25
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Haslemere Educational Museum

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
JUL
Enchanted Horsham
Horsham Park

Enchanted Horsham...SUMMER ENTERTAINMENTJoin us for a joyful summer afternoon of street theatre an eclectic mix of live music circus performance & danceBOUTIQUE MARKETShop in a buzzy & diverse afternoon & night market of lifestyle art fashion jewellery artisan food homeware & gardenware…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07899 753352
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Tourist Attractions


Brooklands Museum

The Birthplace of British Motorsport and Aviation. From the very first attempts to fly in Britain through an exceptionally varied cavalcade of aircraft, Brooklands, the famous aviation site at Weybridge in Surrey, has witnessed and realised a greater range of aeronautical technology than anywhere else in the…

The Rural Life Centre

The Rural Life Centre is an entirely private collection, assembled by Mr & Mrs Henry Jackson and run by a charitable trust. It is pleasantly distributed over ten acres of field, woodland and barns, and comprises a large number of implements and devices marking over 150 years of…

Aldershot Military Museum

The story of Aldershot Military Town, and the civil towns of Aldershot and Farnborough. The gallery is sited within one of the only two surviving barrack bungalows built in North Camp in the 1890s. Within it you can see recreated barrack displays of the 1890s and 1950s, or…

Clandon Park

div stylebackground:e7e7e7;padding:10px;border:1px solid orange;color:222National Trust have informed us that on Wednesday 29th April 2015 a major fire broke out at Clandon House. Although no‐one was injured in the fire, the National Trust have closed the whole park and house to the public. The fire spread through…

Dapdune Wharf

The Wey Navigations extend for 20‐miles from the Thames at Weybridge, through Guildford and onto Godalming. For most of their length these historic waterways run through beautiful, tranquil Surrey countryside. Each stretch of the waterway has a different character and there is always something of interest…

London Bus Museum

London Bus Museum is pleased to welcome you on board a bus journey that has taken 100 years.Have you ever wondered what happened to all those wonderful old buses that ran in London and which you only now see in old films and books Well, the good news…

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