What's on inChippenham

Welcome to Chippenham

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

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Forthcoming events in Chippenham

26
MAY
All The Ghost Walk With Us
ICIA The Edge

Do people make places or do places make people A performance exploring different ideas of home and belonging migrations and identity journeys and homecomings. All the Ghosts Walk with Us asks us to consider the special relationships between where we live…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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26
MAY
The Look of Silence
ICIA The Edge

Through Joshua Oppenheimers work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian genocide a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered ‐ and the identity of the men who murdered him. The killers live just down the road and have been in power…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01225 386777
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28
MAY
FREE Choral Classics Recital
Sacred Heart Church

Sussex Voiceworks will present a fantastic feast of popular Choral Classics as part of a Recital Series at the end of May featuring popular works by Gibbons Bach Mozart Handel Karl Jenkins and Bob Chilcott. Music lovers are warmly invited…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01793325681/01793 852366
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31
MAY
HMS Pinafore
Theatre Royal Bath

The much‐loved highly‐acclaimed all‐male H.M.S. Pinafore is embarking on an extensive UK Tour to ensure no‐one misses the boat. Join the hilarity of Gilbert and Sullivan with the award‐winning company that brought you the all‐male productions of The Pirates of Penzance…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
JUN
May Contain Food
ICIA The Edge

Protein has created its most playful show to date with a new immersive work that features four vocalists and four dancers singing for their supper in a dining setting that may contain foodThis witty piece of dance and music theatre is inspired…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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10
JUN
Sense and Sensibility
Lacock Abbey

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. This exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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11
JUN
Bloomsbury Rooms exhibition
Victoria Art Gallery

This exhibition at the Victoria Art Gallery reunites objects and paintings from private and public collections that have not been seen together for over 50 years.Recognising that the only Bloomsbury Group decorative schemes to survive are at Charleston in East Sussex this…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 477233
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11
JUN
Queen's birthday celebrations at The Shires
The Shires Shopping Centre

The Shires Shopping Centre is inviting those in the local community who are celebrating their 90th birthday this year to join them for a special birthday party they will be holding in honour of the Queen on Saturday 11th June. During the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

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20
JUN
Shore to Shore: Celebrating Poetry
Bath Central United Reformed Church

SHORE TO SHORE: Celebrating Poetry and Community with the Laureate and Friends with Carol Ann Duffy Gillian Clarke Imtiaz Dharker Jackie Kay John Sampson plus a special guest poet. Picador and Mr Bs Emporium of Reading Delights present. Carol Ann Duffy has…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 331155
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21
JUN
Goal!
ICIA The Edge

The official FIFA film of the 1966 World Cup finals to be screened to celebrate both the 50th anniversary of the 1966 England victory and the Unis 50th birthday. …

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01225 386777
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24
JUN
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lydiard Park

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 new musical score and…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01793 465270
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24
JUN
Art Garfunkel
Pavillion Bath

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUL
Bath Thai Festival
Royal Victoria Park

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Royal Victoria Park Bath is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07832 139802
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14
JUL
Fiddler on the Roof
Kingswood Theatre

From the award‐winning producers of The King and I and High Society comes a new production of one of the world's favourite musicals directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood the nation's favourite Strictly Come…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
JUL
Therapeutic Knitting Workshop with Betsan Corkhill
Fashion Museum Bath

Over the course of the day you will learn from Betsan Corkhill how to use knitting as a tool to deliberately improve your wellbeing.Therapeutic knitting is not just for those with medical problems everyone can benefit from having a tool at hand…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01225 477789
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02
AUG
Miss Minoes
ICIA The Edge

This utterly charming classic family film tells the tale of Miss Minoes a cat who is transformed into a young woman Carice van Houten and befriends Tibbe Theo Maassen a shy bumbling cub reporter for the local newspaper. Miss Minoes still recognized…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01225 386777
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06
AUG
The Country Superstars Experience
Trowbridge Civic Centre

This truly unique show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 24 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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20
AUG
Crabstock Festivals
Chippenham Rugby Club

The team behind Crabstock Festivals would like to invite you to the First Crabstock Shellfish Festival to be held at The Chippenham Rugby Club Chippenham Wiltshire on the 19th and 20th August 2016.But firstly you will be asking yourself what is…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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21
OCT
Level 42
Pavillion Bath

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
NOV
Christmas Bullfish Craft & Therapy Fayre
Town Hall Chipping Soidbury

Want something unique unusual quirky and different come to one of our fayres come along and try out a therapy we provide a great opportunity for a smaller than usual fee to experience one of the many marvellous holistic therapies that are…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07761256542/07788 710999
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Tourist Attractions


American Museum

These are a subtle blend of both the remnants of the old manorial pleasure grounds and parkland landscape. Much dates from the 1820s containing period features such as the grotto, the balustrade and curtain walling as well as ornamental stone work. Attributed to George Vivian, son…

Andrew Butler

Andrew Butler ‐ golf course in Corsham, Wiltshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01225 742634 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Andrew Butler golf courseclub.…

Bowood Golf & Country Club

Bowood Golf & Country Club ‐ golf course in Calne, Wiltshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01249 822228 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bowood Golf & Country Club golf courseclub.…

Bradford On Avon Golf Course

Bradford On Avon Golf Course ‐ golf course in Bradford‐on‐Avon, Wiltshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01225 868268 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bradford On Avon Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Bradford On Avon Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Bradford On Avon Swimming Pool in Bradford‐on‐Avon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on 01225 862970 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Buds 2000

Buds 2000 Nightclub in Chippenham, Wiltshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01249 448369 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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