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

21
JAN
The Kempton Park Racecourse Wedding Show - Sunday
Kempton Park Racecourse

Kempton Park Racecourse is set within over 400 acres of beautifully manicured grounds and would make the perfect location for any wedding day. Open from 11am ‐ 4pm This show has around 35 local companies all under one roof to help you…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01895 251000
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21
JAN
Wedding Fair at The Macdonald Frimley Hall Hotel
Macdonald Frimley Hall Hotel And Spa

This peaceful ivy clad Victorian manor house is set in beautiful landscaped gardens and mature woodland. It is the perfect venue for a Wedding Fair to be held in the large Frimley Suite showcasing the finest local wedding suppliers with Bridal Fashion…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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25
JAN
Crafting Live Sandown
Sandown Park Racecourse

We start the event on Thurs 25th January with the all‐important workshop hosted by Stephanie Weightman and Nancy Watt. This day‐long event includes everything you need to create a number of craft projects and is ideal for all skill levels. Pre‐booking is…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01246 868123
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25
JAN
Sing-a-Long-a Dirty Dancing
Christ's Hospital Theatre

Its the Summer of 1963 its college boys versus dancing hunks its one of the best loved movies of all time.Join Baby and Johnny in a fun‐filled screening of the1987 dance classic film where YOU are the stars of the show. Our…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 247434
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28
JAN
A View from the Bridge
Hampton Hill Theatre

January 2018 sees Arthur Millers acclaimed A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGEIn the main auditorium of Hampton Hill Theatre A tragic masterpiece of love family and betrayalDirected by Dane Hardie Eddie Carbone ekes out an existence working…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08458387529(10a m-8pm)
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28
JAN
The Oatlands Park Hotel Wedding Show - Sunday 28th
Oatlands Park Hotel

Oatlands Park Hotel offers luxurious accommodation along with our beautiful grounds is the perfect setting for your special day. Our suites can comfortably seat up to 350 wedding guests during your special day. Located in the York Suite of this historic venue…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01895 251000
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29
JAN
Teechers
The Whitty Theatre

Featuring breathtaking ensemble performances and a bang‐up‐to‐date soundtrack Teechers brings to life an array of terrifying teachers and hopeless pupils through the unique eyes of Salty Gail and Hobby; three Year 11 students about to leave school for good.Will Mr Nixon abandon…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 743247
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02
FEB
Staines-upon-Thames Comedy Night
Staines Community Centre

Headlining the Staines‐upon‐Thames Comedy Night will be the fabulous Maff Brown. Local boy Maff is a comedy circuit regular performing regularly at the Comedy Store the Glees Komedia Off the Kerbs and his own comedy club Outside the Box. His TV and…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01784 441213
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03
FEB
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Riverside Arts Centre

Comedy returns to Sunbury in 2018 bringing these five fab acts to Riverside:Comedian and writer Nick Doody has performed all round the world and writes for a variety of stars.Award‐winning James Alderson draws on his life experiences as a thirty‐something man to…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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04
FEB
Wedding Fair @ St Anne's Manor
Hilton St Anne's Manor

St Annes Manor is a stunning wedding venue between Wokingham and Bracknell.This event is full of local wedding businesses offering you a wide range of choice whatever your wedding budget. Here you will find a relaxed and friendly atmosphere to shop in…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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09
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: Rigoletto
New Victoria Theatre

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiRIGOLETTOThe masterpiece they tried to ban.Starring Vladimir Dragos and Iurie Gisca as Rigoletto.Featuring a magnificent golden eagle with a seven‐foot wingspan and two royal greyhounds.A…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717645
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09
FEB
Harriet Live In Farncombe
St John's Church

HARRIET ‐ a UK singer songwriter discovered on the Graham Norton show who brought tears to Gaby Roslins eyes was chosen by Denise Van Outen as An Artist To Introduce and whom global singer Rumer commented sounds a lot like Karen Carpenter.…

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08442 491000
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09
FEB
I Got Soul Presents - DJ Luck & MC Neat in Apres
Apres nightclub

DJ LUCK & MC NEAT two of the longest serving acts in the UKG scene Neat are coming to party with us at Aprs nightclub. The MOBO Award winning charismatic duo are best known for the UK Top 10 hits With A…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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10
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
New Victoria Theatre

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: 6.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717645
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14
FEB
BRACKNELL Over 25s VALENTINE's PARTY
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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14
FEB
Speed Dating in Guildford
All Bar One

Speed Dating in GuildfordHow Speed Dating in Guildford worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Guildford you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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15
FEB
Guildfordian RFC Harlequins February Camp (Girls)
The Pavilion

The Guildfordian RFC Harlequins February half‐term camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The half‐term camps which takes place on Thursday February 15th are open to girls aged 10‐15 years from complete beginners through to regular…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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23
FEB
LEATHERHEAD New!! 30s to 50sPlus LAUNCH PARTY
Leatherhead Golf Club

30s to 50sPlus Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. These parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to drink dance socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Leatherhead…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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23
FEB
Tropicana Nights
G Live

If you are looking for a fun filled evening of pure 80s music and dancing for the over 25s then look no further. Come and join us at one of our amazing parties and indulge yourselves in pure 80s heaven.Tropicana Nights specialises…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01702 556878
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28
FEB
Sing with your Heart
St Andrew's Church

Chris James really knows how to inspire harmony in the community. From directing 20000 people in community song at the Woodford Festival to intimate workshops worldwide.Internationally renowned singer musician and voice coach Chris James is renowned for his work with all aspects…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01276 858268
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28
FEB
Sophie Willan Branded Tour 2018
The Farnham Maltings

After the award winning critically acclaimed sell out success of her second comedy hour at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with her show Branded ‐ Bolton born Sophie Willan has announced a 33‐date tour for 2018. The tour starts on 8th February…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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03
MAR
Your True Voice
Chobham Community Centre

Release stress and re‐discover the healing quality of your voice. Develop vocal confidence and self‐empowering speaking & singing skills.Deepen the quality of your expression in your life. Known for his unique ability to bring out the best Chris makes it fun and…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01276 858268
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10
MAR
Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse
Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse

Plan your perfect day at Berkshires most prestigious two‐day bridal exhibition Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 10‐11 March which will bring together more than 90 of the regions finest wedding suppliers under one roof from venues to bridal designers…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 012422 160544
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10
MAR
Walton Firs' MUD RUNNER
Walton Firs

Join us on Saturday 10th March for our super‐fun Mud Run Take part on your own or as part of a team and have an amazing time tackling the giant inflatables our famous adventure course and other fiendishly created obstacles. Be…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01932 863243
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07
APR
Magna Carta Half Marathon & Marathon April 2018
Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club

Race Venue ‐ Start Finish : Both the half full marathon races will start on the Thames Path trail beside the Wraysbury Skiff & Punting Club Race HQ. Half Marathon Route: The half marathon route will initially be one 2.5…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07984 540177
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13
APR
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
G Live

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21 dates including…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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17
APR
Windsor Training Series 2018
Cumberland Lodge

Central Bankings Windsor Training Series is designed to equip senior decision‐makers in financial institutions around the world to meet the increasing challenges which they face professionally. The chosen format of meetings ‐ roundtable discussions under the Chatham House Rule ‐ is designed…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2073 169708
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06
MAY
Rock Icons
Leatherhead Theatre

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock featuring the music from the worlds most iconic Bands such as Yes…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01372 365141
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19
MAY
Wey Ahead
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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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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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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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