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

20
APR
Collected Shadows: Archives of Modern Conflict
The Edge

CONFLICT.The AMC was first established 25 years ago as a repository for vernacular photography and ephemera relating to the First and Second World Wars. It has since grown to a total of eight million images encompassing a plethora of subject matter …

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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25
APR
She Stoops to Conquer
Rondo Theatre

She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith at The Rondo Theatre in Bath from April 25th ‐ 28th has been making audiences laugh for nearly 250 years.Two fashionable young gentlemen from London arrive in the depths of Somerset to woo their…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03336 663366
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26
APR
Speed Dating in Bath
Circo Bar

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

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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28
APR
Create: ART
The Edge

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO INSPIRE YOUR CHILDREN AND YOUD LIKE TO HAVE A GO AT SOMETHING A BIT DIFFERENT COME ALONG AND GET THE WHOLE FAMILY INVOLVED.Led by artist educator Dorcas Casey activities are tailored for a wide age…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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28
APR
Tales for Tots
The Edge

FOR VERY LITTLE PEOPLE AGED 2.5‐4 AND THEIR GROWN UPSJoin our group for the youngest members of the family. Take part in an interactive morning of storytelling music dance and craft in our fantastic arts centre The Edge.Each month will be inspired…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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05
MAY
Corsham Creative Market
Springfield Community Campus

Corsham Creative Market is a monthly craft market run on the first Saturday of every month from 11‐3 pm FREE entryYou will find a wide range of high quality locally produced arts and crafts alongside fine jewelry ceramics home baked cakes and…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07805 996568
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05
MAY
Roman Britain: a tale of two British queens
The Roman Baths

Spend a day looking at the early years of Roman control over Britain leading up to the explosive rebellion of the Iceni tribe. Meet the ancient kings and queens some who opposed Roman presence others who were more welcoming: Caratacus Cartimandua Cogidubnus…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)1225 477785
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11
MAY
Queen II
Neeld Arts Centre

Queen II have been touring Britain and Europe captivating audiences with their nostalgic tribute show. The band faithfully recreates the energy excitement and emotion of a classic Queen concert. An authentic tribute the four‐piece band delivers powerful vocals driving rock anthems and…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01249 654417
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13
MAY
Whoosh!
The Edge

In this delightful wordless performance three musicians ‐a trombonist a clarinettist and a French horn player use the language of music to explore the world of breath and wind. In this enthralling world every waft turns into a beautiful sound …

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01225 386777
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16
MAY
Jean Abreu - Solo for Two
The Edge

In an interactive environment a little robot called Macheba both interacts and observes the dancers mirroring and absorbing our human identities.British‐Brazilian choreographer Jean Abreu has now spent half his life in Brazil and the other half in Britain. This new dance work…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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18
MAY
The Importance of Being Earnest
St Andrew's Church Chippenham

The Importance of Being Earnest Directed by Lucy Bailey Oscar Wilde’s much loved and brilliantly witty masterpiece The Importance of Being Earnest stars The Bunbury Company of Players comprising Rosalind Ayres Outnumbered New Tricks God…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
MAY
A Celebration of Flowers by Kaffe Fassett
Victoria Art Gallery

Internationally renowned colour expert and fabric designer Kaffe Fassett makes a welcome return to Bath. Inspired by flowers all his life Fassett will demonstrate his full creative flair in this stunning new exhibition. With a bespoke dazzling colour scheme to match the…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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19
MAY
Behind-the-Mind Dance Workshop with Jean Abreu
The Edge

Brought to you by Bath Dance find out more about how Jean Abreu works as a choreographer by taking part in this challenging and rewarding workshop for advanced dancers based on his new work Solo for two.The British‐Brazilian choreographer Jean Abreu has…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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30
MAY
MAKE
The Edge

Spend your half term with us and take part in either one or two action packed days playing games getting messy with arts and craft activities and creating colourful stories and characters. Both days will be a special mix of imaginative fun…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01225 386777
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30
MAY
London's Greatest Takeaway Awards 2018
Crown Chambers

LGTA2018 is a unique and prestigious award ceremony showcasing the flair diversity and brilliance of Londons most amazing takeaway restaurants. No other industry award recognises and celebrates ALL the multi‐cultural styles of the Capitals takeaway scene. Open to all restaurants offering a…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07725 275419
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02
JUN
Festival of Nature
Green Park Bath

Join Festival of Nature for its 15th birthday celebrations as we set sail down the river for another year of the UKs largest celebration of the natural worldBetween the 2nd ‐10th June 2018 explore the nature in your backyard and go wild…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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30
JUN
Cotswold Way Challenge
Royal Victoria Park

The Cotswold Way provides a stunning setting for this new and testing challenge ‐ with some fantastic views enroute and some tough hills in between Its a Saturday morning start from historic Bath and ahead lies 100km of footpaths and trails before…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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01
JUL
Bike Bath
The Recreation Ground

Bike Bath is a day of marked rides of 25 50 and 80 miles taking in the best scenery of Bath and the surrounding countryside. As an entrant you will benefit from:A timing chip to record your timeFully signed routes with a…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08453 880037
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31
JUL
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Bath Racecourse

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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Lacock Abbey

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: 2.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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29
SEP
Cotswold Airport Revival Festival
Cotswold Airport

.On 29th and 30th September Cotswold Airport is throwing open its gates to the public once again for its incredible vintage and wartime extravaganza the Cotswold Airport Revival Festival. Last year saw the inaugural launch of this hugely popular event which started…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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12
OCT
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Komedia Bath

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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09
NOV
QUEEN EXTRAVAGANZA TOUR 2018
Bath Forum

Queen Extravaganza described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as A rock celebration in the Royal tradition and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen ‐ will play 17 shows across the UK from October…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08712 200260
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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…

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.…

Spellbound

Spellbound ‐ Amusement Park in Trowbridge, Wiltshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01225768622 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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.…

Woodridge Park

Woodridge Park ‐ golf course in Chippenham, Wiltshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01666 510277 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Woodridge Park golf courseclub.…

Melksham Blue Pool

Swimming pool at Melksham Blue Pool in Melksham, Wiltshire. Contact venue on 01225 703525 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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