What's on inSwindon

Welcome to Swindon

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

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Forthcoming events in Swindon

13
SEP
AVEBURY DAY
Avebury Sports Field

Avebury Day was a traditional village fete until the 1970s. It has been revived by an enthusiastic group of locals and the first reincarnated Avebury Day is packed with lots to do for all the family find us on Facebook ‐…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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04
OCT
The Gathering 2014 The Awkening
Royal wootton Bassett Memorial

The First and the Best Wiltshires Holistic Community Charity event ALWAYS FREE entry and Entertainment. With Professional U.K Recognised Qualified and insured readers Therapists with some of the best and diverse stalls Amazing workshops Native American dancing Singers Childrens Stalls and Amazing…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01985 850233
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05
OCT
John Bishop
Wyvern Theatre

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Katherine Ryan
Arts Centre

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
OCT
Chris Ramsey
Wyvern Theatre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Champions Of Magic - Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
Swindon Wyvern theatre

Join our award winning team of tricksters swindlers and cheats for a spectacular night of mystery youll be trying to work out for a very long time to come.Audiences will witness mastery of card manipulation death defying stunts mind boggling sleight of…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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12
NOV
Dave Gorman
Wyvern Theatre

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
NOV
Ross Noble
Wyvern Theatre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Wyvern Theatre

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 0.6 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: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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09
FEB
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Wyvern Theatre

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAR
Paul Carrack
Wyvern Theatre

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
APR
Tim Vine
Wyvern Theatre

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
APR
Stewart Francis
Wyvern Theatre

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: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
MAY
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Wyvern Theatre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Wyvern Theatre in Swindon on Saturday 09 May 2015. 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…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Great Western Railway

STEAM ‐ Museum of the Great Western Railway is housed in a beautifully restored Grade II railway building in the heart of the former Swindon railway works. The Museum tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on the Great Western Railway ‐…

147 Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker Club in Swindon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on 01793 531506 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Angelo’s

Angelo's Nightclub in Swindon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01793 521621 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Brunel Rooms

Brunel Rooms Nightclub in Swindon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01793 531384 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Casbah Entertainments

Casbah Entertainments Nightclub in Swindon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01793 436020 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Club Energise

SnookerPool Hall at Club Energise in Swindon, Wiltshire. Contact venue on 01793 333666 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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