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

21
OCT
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
The Rondo Theatre

The ground‐breaking play based on the novel immortalised by the film starring Jack Nicholson.One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest takes place in a mental institution in the American Northwest in 1972. The Narrator of the play is Chief Bromden also known…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 463362
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23
OCT
Tom Stade 'Decisions Decisions' Tour 2014
The Forum

A natural born performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Winning over UK audiences with his uncompromising stage presence unrivalled wit and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01273 709709
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24
OCT
Bill Aitchison 'The Tour of All Tours'
BATH

A playful commentary on contemporary tourismFri 24 Sun 26 Oct 11am and 3pmMeeting Point: Outside Pump Room Restaurant Bath£5 Free to Discovery Card Holders & UoB FreshersBox Office: 01225 386777 www.bath.ac.ukiciaThe Tour of All Tours is a guided tour of guided…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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24
OCT
Two Man Ting
The Hive Pub

TwoManTing was formed in 2004 when Jon Lewis and Jah‐man Aggrey were working together in worlddance band Le Cod Afrique performing at the likes of WOMAD Montreux Jazz Festival and Glastonbury.Since then the duo has been performing regularly throughout the UK and…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01225 571737
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24
OCT
Johnny Marr
Pavillion Bath

Johnny Marr at Pavillion Bath in Bath on Friday 24 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Example
Pavillion Bath

Boundless energy an onslaught of monster rave anthems and backed by an full on band the Example live experience is a force to be reckoned with energy levels are cranked up to the max…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
CLOTH and CLAY
The Cotswold Craftsmen Gallery

An exhibition of textile pictures and hangings scarves accessories ceramics cards and more by Stroud artist Jane Vernon.…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01453 763590
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04
NOV
Kill It Kid
Komedia

Kill It Kid at Komedia in Bath on Tuesday 04 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
The Rondo Theatre

Joseph Heller's own stage adaptation of his iconic satirical novel Catch‐22 portrays the brutal insanity of war with bitter stinging humour. The logical irrationality of military bureaucracy is told in the darkly comic story of Yossarian a bombardier who refuses to…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 463362
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07
NOV
Bishops Cannings Fireworks & Fun
The Crown Inn, Bishops Cannings

A traditional Bonfire Night with:Ceremonious despatch of Guy FawkesStunning Fireworks Display by Distant ThunderClassic Bonfire Snacks and treatsFREE ENTRYTo raise funds for non profit organisations throughout Bishops Cannings.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01380 860244
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07
NOV
Miranda Sings
The Forum

Miranda Sings at The Forum in Bath on Friday 07 November 2014. 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 service.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
NOV
Paul Hollywood
The Forum

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
The Noise NExt Door UK Tour 2014
Bath Komedia

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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15
NOV
Chalk & Of Land & Tongue
La Scala

Theo ClinkardDouble Bill: ChalkOf Land and TongueIntimate visceral dance that provides a unique experience for each audience memberSat 15 Nov 6pm & 8.15pm La Scala Studio above the Co‐op Shaftesbury Road Oldfield Park Bath BA2 3LH£12 £10 Concs £7 UoB StudentsBox Office:…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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20
NOV
Paloma Faith
The Forum

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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Absolute Blondie
Riffs Bar

ABSOLUTE BLONDIE are the Ultimate Tribute to Blondie & Deborah Harry performing LIVE classic Blondie anthems like HEART OF GLASS MARIA SUNDAY GIRL ATOMIC CALL ME THE TIDE IS HIGH and many more Their energy packed show is fun and comes…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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27
NOV
The South
Komedia

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Chapel Arts Centre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 461700
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07
DEC
Frank Skinner Man in a Suit
Theatre Royal Bath

Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at Theatre Royal Bath in Bath on Sunday 07 December 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
DEC
Lee Nelson
Komedia

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
JAN
First Aid Kit
The Forum

First Aid Kit band is a Swedish folk duo comprising of sisters Klara Soderberg andJohanna Soderberg from Enskede Stockholm. The two had been writing folk‐influenced songs since 2007 but stormed into the limelight when a…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
FEB
Seth Lakeman
The Forum

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
FEB
9th Bath Cider Festival with The Mangledwurzels
Bath Pavilion

The 9th Bath Cider Festival is one of the largest gatherings of real ciders and perries ‐ and cider and perry drinkers ‐ in the West. There are three sessions ‐ Friday: 7.30pm‐11pm and Saturday 11.30am‐4pm and 7.30pm‐11pm. Session tickets on sale…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01373 466626
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13
FEB
Sam Bailey
Forum Bath

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
MAR
Bath Half Marathon 2015 in aid of Cystic Fibrosis
Great Pulteney St

Bath Half Marathon 2015 in aid of Cystic Fibrosis TrustOne of the longest established road races in the UK the Bath Half offers a fast flat route making it ideal for first‐time half marathon runners as well as those looking for a…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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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

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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