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

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

07
JUN
SING-A-LONG-A FROZEN
Trowbridge Civic Centre

Singalonga Productions IN ASSOCIATION WITH ACTZ MEDIA are delighted to announce that Disneys FROZEN is the new Singalonga must see A full screening of Disneys FROZEN with lyrics on screen to help you sing along with Anna and Elsa during the film.…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07968 851261
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12
JUN
Pride & Prejudice
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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12
JUN
West Country 7s Festival with The Mangledwurzels
Walcot Rugby Club

The premier sporting event in the region with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The Mangledwurzels on the Saturday afternoonThe West Country 7s Festival is the premier sporting event in the region featuring five sports ‐ rugby touch rugby football field…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01225 330199
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19
JUN
Riding Lights Theatre
Malmesbury Abbey

In partnership with Open Doors who have served persecuted Christians across the world for 60 years Roughshod Theatre Company is taking this bold blend of powerful drama music and comedy into prisons schools churches and community venues across the country.Encounter the life‐style…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01666 826666
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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
VOCES8
Malmesbury Abbey

An Eventide concert from a group which performs repertoire ranging from Renaissance polyphony to unique Jazz and Pop arrangements.Tickets available from the Abbey Adults £15 Students £5…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01666 824924
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20
JUN
Yate Rocks! Music Festival with The Mangledwurzels
Kingsgate Park

A two‐day event celebrating its 10th anniversary in the town with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The Mangledwurzels on the SaturdayThe festival which is titled Yate Rocks this year will take place on 20th and 21st June showcasing music from…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

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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

26
JUN
Russell Watson
The Forum

Russell Watson is a much loved English tenor termed by many the peoples tenor. He began his career singing in working mens clubs then had a breakthrough in 1999 when he was asked to sing…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
JUN
Bath Festival of Nature 2015
Royal Victoria Park

The Festival of Nature will be returning to Bath for another fun day celebrating wildlife in the heart of the city. On Saturday 27th of June local and national environmental organisations will once again be flocking together in the beautiful Royal Victoria…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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03
JUL
Charity Fundraiser with The Mangledwurzels
Horton & Little Sodbury Village Hall

A charity fundraising evening with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The Mangledwurzels A fun‐packed evening to raise funds for Horton School. Ticket available now priced £15.00 per person including super chilli and hotdogs; phone or text Karen on 07962 907431…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07962 907431
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06
JUL
Shakespeare Live - The Taming of the Shrew
Lackham House

Shakespeare Lives 27th annual outdoor production will be the comedy The Taming of the Shrew set in Suffragette England in the lovely gardens of Lackham House Lacock from 6th ‐ 11th July including a Saturday matinee and Gala performance.This amateur company had…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07780 938107
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11
JUL
Spandau Ballet
Westonbirt Arboretum

Spandau Ballet at Westonbirt Arboretum in Tetbury on Saturday 11 July 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JUL
McBusted
Westonbirt Arboretum

British supergroup McBusted were formed ‐ unsurprisingly ‐ from successful boy bands McFly and Busted in 2013 and their original 11‐date tour increased to 34 dates throughout April and June 2014. The group have also…

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

31
JUL
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Lydiard Park

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01793 465270
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01
AUG
2nd Beer & Cider Festival with The Mangledwurzels
The George Inn at Sandy Lane

An all‐day beer & cider festival with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The MangledwurzelsAn all‐day beer and cider festival with live music all day. Full line‐up to be confirmed; The Mangledwurzels will be on stage at 9.30pm. Entrance £5.00 adults;…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01380 850403
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21
AUG
The Secret Garden
Lydiard Park

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01793 465270
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22
AUG
Cider & Beer Festival with The Mangledwurzels
The Brewery Inn at Seend

An all‐day beer & cider festival with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The Mangledwurzels Check the Brewery Inn Facebook page for the full line‐up of ciders ales and bands. The Mangledwurzels will be on stage at 8.30pm.The Mangledwurzels are a…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01380 828463
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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 you're up for it there's 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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24
SEP
Keith Barry
Komedia

Keith Barry at Komedia in Bath on Thursday 24 September 2015. 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 legwork…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
NOV
The Proclaimers
The Forum

Charlie and Craig Reid better known as The Proclaimers have put together an impressive body of work since their foundation in 1983. Their rise began with supporting the Housemartins in 1986 later they rose to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
NOV
Bullfish Craft & Therapy Fayre
Town Hall

In aid of the designated charity.On offer a variety of quality handmade crafts and branded goods. A selection of therapies to try. A raffle with prizes donated by the stall holders. Refreshments with seating.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07761 256542
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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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