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

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Forthcoming events in Guildford

10
AUG
Help! Get Me Out of This Musical
South Hill Park Arts Centre

Teenage life is full of its ups and downs and hell‐raiser Callum certainly makes sure of that. But one morning the ultimate school bully wakes to find to his growing horror his entire world has been turned into a musical Trapped with…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 44(0)1344 484123
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Open Garden, Summer Fete, & Art Exhibition
Denebank

Founder of Kids for Kids Charity Patricia Parker MBE is opening her house and garden in Dorking on 10th‐12th August as her personal effort to raise enough food to feed 100 children and their animals facing starvation this summer. Please join me…

Location: 11.2 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07957 206440
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Sunbury Comedy Festival - with Bobby Davro
Riverside Arts Centre

The first night of the Sunbury Comedy Festival sees a really top line‐up for the Friday eveningLee Hurst is a true comedy legend and star of TVs They Think Its All Over. With his own comedy club in London he is one…

Location: 14.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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11
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Otiz Cannelloni's History of Magic
Riverside Arts Centre

A family show about one of the most popular forms of entertainment ‐ magic.Its funny its informative and there are plenty of chances to join in.With a light hearted touch Otiz starts from the very first magic illusion and guides us through…

Location: 14.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Sunbury Comedy Festival - with Bob Mills
Riverside Arts Centre

Our second show at the Sunbury Comedy Festival brings these four funnies along for the Saturday night.Bob Mills has had a 30‐year career in comedy music chat and gameshowswriting for and performing on all the major networks. In the past…

Location: 14.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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13
AUG
Become a Harlequins Hero at summer rugby camps
Haslemere RFC

The Haslemere RFC Harlequins Summer holiday camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The camp which lasts from the 13th August to the 15th August is open to boys and girls aged 6‐14 years from complete…

Location: 12 milesaway
Category: Sports

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14
AUG
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 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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17
AUG
LEATHERHEAD 30s to 50sPlus 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 Golf…

Location: 12.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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18
AUG
BRUTAL Run Pyestock - 18 August 2018
Pyestock

. What is BRUTALWelcome to home of the BRUTAL off road challenges across the toughest courses in the country. No gimmicky flames and barbed wire or fake ice cubes and hay bales just the hardest routes across the wildest of countryside.Our BRUTAL…

Location: 10.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 07734 805817
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23
AUG
The Princess and the Giant
Hatchlands Park

Princess Sophie is fed up. Shes EXHAUSTED and its all because the grumpy old giant cant sleep ‐ his stomps and stamps keep everyone awake ALL night. But Princess Sophie is a resourceful sort of girl and as she reads her favourite…

Location: 5.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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23
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
The Savill Garden

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
AUG
Chris Farlowe Miller Anderson & Bob Brookes
Hurtwood Park Polo Club

BY THE SPECIAL INVITE OF JAYNE & KENNEY JONES DRUMMER: FACES THE WHO ETC SIXTIES BLUES ICON CHRIS FARLOWE AT HURTWOOD POLO CLUB. WHO KNOWS MAYBE KENNEY WILL JOIN USBritish blues legend Chris Farlowe joins veteran of Woodstock Miller Anderson and Sussex…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01483 272828
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24
AUG
A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Savill Garden

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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25
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Wings & Wheels 2018
Dunsfold Aerodrome

Wings & Wheels returns to Dunsfold Aerodrome in Surrey on 25th & 26th August 2018. Enjoy 5 hours of thrilling aviation displays which have previously included the Red Arrows BBMF and Typhoon enjoy the Wheels Zone of supercars and classic and vintage…

Location: 8.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01483 542226
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25
AUG
Hampton Court Palace Food Festival
Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace Food Festival is back for its 5th year in the stunning grounds of Hampton Court Palace.As the summer holidays come to an end the Hampton Court Palace Food Festival is the perfect place to relax and enjoy great food…

Location: 15.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02034 054282
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26
AUG
Bank Holiday Sunday ft. Skepsis
Tru, Camberley

This bank holiday Sunday we are hitting you with the BASSLINE and we have the recent genre champion ‐ Skepsis ‐ performing a LIVE set After smashing festivals and events all summer we look forward to Skepsis and his exciting bassline sound and…

Location: 10.1 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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26
AUG
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Savill Garden

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
AUG
Concours of Elegance
Hampton Court Palace

The Concours of Elegance will once again bring together a selection of 60 of the rarest cars from around the worldmany of which will never have been seen before in the UK. Many of the Concours cars will also take…

Location: 15.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2031 428542
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01
SEP
Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run
Kempton Park Racecourse

London we are coming back in 2018 Get ready to experience the ultimate 5k inflatable obstacle run in the UK. The course is packed with the some of the largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created.Pit your wits against ten giant…

Location: 15 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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One Voice Surrey,Big Sing with Chris James
All Saints Church Hall

From directing 20000 in song at major festivals to intimate concerts international voice teacher singer and musician Chris James really knows how to inspire harmony in the community. No experience required‐ at allChris had the whole audience up on their feet in…

Location: 8.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07867 940911
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09
SEP
Woking Triathlon - Autumn
Woking Park

Now in its fourth year the Woking Triathlon returns in 2018 with this great pool based start to the season.With multiple distances covering novices sprint and juniors this early season triathlon represents a great opportunity for those looking to kickstart their season…

Location: 5.6 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 571122
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Bacchus Marathon and Half Marathon
Denbies Wine Estate

The Surrey Bacchus Marathon and Half Marathon is your chanceto enjoy Englands premier Wine Marathon with five tasting stations serving six different wines over the Half Marathon and ten over the full MarathonHalf of the route is inside the beautiful…

Location: 11.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01252 373797
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09
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Abba Forever
Princess Hall

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS ABBA FOREVERLive in ConcertABBA ‐ Forever presented by Sweeney Entertainments is one of the UKs leading International tribute shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the worlds greatest…

Location: 8.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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SEP
Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
Hampton Hill Theatre

Teddington Theatre Club opens its new season in September with a delightfully silly evening with Jeeves and WoosterJEEVES & WOOSTER IN PERFECT NONSENSEBy David Goodale & Robert Goodale original author PG WodehouseDirected by Matt BeresfordWhat Ho You are cordially invited to an…

Location: 16.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08458387529(1p m-8pm)
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House of Stand Up Presents Camberley Comedy
The Ely

Our headliner for Septembers Camberley Comedy is Top Comedian & Actor ‐ Alistair Barrie Much in demand as an act Alistair Barrie has forged a reputation for himself as one of the top comperes to emerge in recent years. His deceptively friendly…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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SEP
Surrey Hills Challenge
Denbies Vineyard

The Surrey Hills Challenge charity event is one of the biggest sporting challenges in Surrey.A series of running and walking events will take place on the beautiful landscape of the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty AONB on 23rd…

Location: 11.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 542226
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Kempton Park Racecourse Wedding Show
Kempton Park Racecourse

.The Kempton Park Racecourse wedding show is a great local wedding show full of the areas best known wedding suppliers. Kempton Park is set within 400 acres of beautiful grounds and the show is home to some of the best local companies…

Location: 15 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01895 251000
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Kempton Park Racecourse Wedding Show - Sunday 23rd
Kempton Park Racecourse

The Kempton Park Racecourse wedding show is a great local wedding show full of the areas best known wedding suppliers. Kempton Park is set within 400 acres of beautiful grounds and the show is home to some of the best local companies…

Location: 15 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01895 251000
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Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
Dorking Halls

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 11.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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OCT
Fishing for Goats!
Park Lake, Albury Estate Fisheries

We invite you to join us for our Annual Kids for Kids Executive Fly Fishing Day at Park Lake a private lake owned by the Duke of Northumberland and of which we will have exclusive use for the day All…

Location: 5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07957 206440
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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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Updated: 07/08/2018 04:49:12