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

03
MAR
Jane Mason & Phil Smith: Life Forces
Weston Studio

With its trigger in Janes fathers old slide projector and his archive of images Life Forces uses materials objects and movement to explore light change place and home the utopian impulse to build things together and to let them go.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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11
MAR
Gallery Tours
ICIA

Join ICIAs exhibition team for an informal and free tour of the current exhibitions…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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11
MAR
Tom Frankland & Keir Cooper : Don Quijote
Weston Studio

Do you count yourself among the contented or the afflictedA playful exploration of Cervantes novel combining incredible visual imagery anarchic performance and original music. This production is about standing up for what you believe in despite what society may say.Staged amongst the…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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21
MAR
Malmesbury Singers Spring concert
Malmesbury Abbey

Malmesbury Singers with Bristol ensemble present their Spring Concert at Malmesbury Abbey with:Haydn Nelson MassMozart Laudate DominumSchubert Symphony No 5Soloists: Carrie‐Ann Williams Kamilla Dunstan …

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01666 826666
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24
MAR
Chris Dobrowolski: All Roads Lead to Rome
Weston Studio

Chris has lovingly repaired his family Triumph Herald Estate so that he can drive it from his childhood home in Braintree to Rome via Turin where this quintessentially English car was designed. All Roads Lead to Rome hilariously brings together car mechanics…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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26
MAR
Spiro
Komedia

Imaginative inventive and highly disciplined Spiro transform the traditional music of the British Isles into something entirely their own. Signed to Peter Gabriels Real World Label they achieved both fRoots and Songlines magazines Album of the Year 2009.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 386777
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27
MAR
Barry Sykes : Sociable Hermit
Gallery 3

An immersive environment of Sykes open‐ended research methods.With the University campus as his focus Sykes has explored its potentials and limits through a series of conversations collaborations and experiments including examining his own role as residency artist. Using connections made in the…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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27
MAR
James Alderson stars in "The Hunger James"
The Bath Brewhouse

Best Comedian 2014 James Alderson has hit a lot of stumbling blocks in his life and maybe just maybe food is something he just cant get pastJoin James for his first solo hour work in progress as he works through everything in…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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27
MAR
Simon Faithfull : Artist Talk
Weston Studio

An epic and quixotic journey around the globe following the Meridian Line.000 Navigation is the second of a trilogy of works by Simon Faithfull that track his epic and quixotic journey around the globe following the Meridian Line. This new work consists…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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04
APR
The Vaccines
Pavillion Bath

Following the recent announcement of their Brixton Academy headline show and their support slots on the Arctic Monkeys arena tour The Vaccines have announced a run of U.K. headline shows. The bands debut album What…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
APR
Karla Shacklock: The Happiness
Weston Studio

Youll leave with smiley acheUsing the companys trademark combination of breakneck choreography spoken word live sound and ever transforming images The Happiness is an emotional and colourful explosion of joy grief and confusion. Performed by three dancers and a musician who decide…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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16
APR
Barry Sykes : Artist Residency Symposium
Fine Arts Studio

An immersive environment of Sykes open‐ended research methods.With the University campus as his focus Sykes has explored its potentials and limits through a series of conversations collaborations and experiments including examining his own role as residency artist. Using connections made in the…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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18
APR
Alexander Balanescu
Weston Studio

We are delighted to present a premiere of original works created through our Artist‐in‐ Residence programme based in the Department of Politics Languages and International Studies PoLIS and working with partner institution Tlcom Paristech. The project will explore the idea that we…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 386777
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18
APR
FM Micro Transmitter Workshop
Fine Art Studio

Build your own FM micro transmitter and reclaim the airwaves Take part in a hands‐on one day workshop led by Radio Arts an independent artists group who promote radio as a site for creative experimentation.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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22
APR
Zoielogic : SAFE
Weston Studio

Masculinity versus fragility what is the state of your empireZoieLogics powerful new production is dance theatre at its most thrilling. Set against the backdrop of New Yorks Empire State Building five outstanding male performers inhabit the world of heroic 1930s construction…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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24
APR
Mark Boulos : Mythology
Galleries 1 and 2

In Echo viewers encounter a ghostly reflection of themselves that moves and speaks as they do in real time but is transposed upon a documentary background of an urban landscape. UK Premiere Antigone is a three‐channel installation filmed in Los Angeles in…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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24
APR
Mark Boulos : Symposium
Galleries 1 and 2

In Echo viewers encounter a ghostly reflection of themselves that moves and speaks as they do in real time but is transposed upon a documentary background of an urban landscape. UK Premiere Antigone is a three‐channel installation filmed in Los Angeles in…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01225 386777
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01
MAY
An Evening with Texas
The Forum

An Evening with Texas at The Forum in Bath on Friday 01 May 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
MAY
Stewart Francis
Komedia

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
MAY
Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour
Bath Komedia

Tickets for Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour at Bath Komedia on the Wednesday 20 May 2015 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour live at Bath Komedia see our list of ticket comparison costs from…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
MAY
fest 2015 Saturday
Bath Racecourse

fest 2015 Saturday at Bath Racecourse in Bath on Saturday 30 May 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
UB40
The Forum

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUN
Paloma Faith
Westonbirt Arboretum

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
JUN
Tom Odell
Westonbirt Arboretum

Tom Odell at Westonbirt Arboretum in Tetbury on Saturday 20 June 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JUN
The Vamps
Westonbirt Arboretum

The Vamps are without a doubt the new band on everyone's lips.They have been causing a stir everywhere they go with legions of fans following and pandemonium at every turn. Now they announce their first…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JUL
Rufus Wainwright
The Forum

Rufus Wainwright is of CanadianAmerican singer‐songwriter and has to date recorded 6 studio albums. His debut was Rufus Wainwright in 1998 and his latest was All Days are Nights: Songs for Lulu in 2010. His…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
SEP
Wiltshire 100 bike ride
The Small Green

A choice of three exciting routes all starting and finishing in the historic market town of Devizes. If youre up for it theres the heroic 100 mile route touching nearly every corner of Wiltshire or opt for the gentler 45 mile route.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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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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