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

02
MAY
Simple Minds
Oasis Leisure Centre

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAY
The Comedy Club Swindon
Village Hotel

Host Comedian ‐ Kevin McCarthy:The Ad Lib Expert The Stage Club Mirror Comedian of the Year Award Winner.Once seen never forgotten Kevin McCarthy remains one of the biggest and most loved performers by comics and audiences alike compering and headlining at all…

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08449 802362
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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

14
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Wyvern Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAY
Family Fun Day
Windmill Farm Conference Centre

We at Adventure Plus A are holding our annual Family Fun Day at 12‐4 pm on Saturday 30th May 2015. This will be held at Windmill Farm Conference Centre.There will be activities for all the family including climbing archery biking circus skills…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01993 703308
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11
JUN
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
Swindon M.E.C.A

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at Swindon M.E.C.A in Swindon on Thursday 11 June 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
JUL
Royal International Air Tattoo
Royal International Air Tattoo

Staged each July in Gloucestershire few events can rival the intensity drama and spectacle on offer at the worlds greatest airshow. The Air Tattoo one of the UKs premier outdoor events returns with an extravaganza of entertainment for all the family. Alongside…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01285 713300
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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: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01380 850403
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30
AUG
Cirencester Toy & Train Fair
Bingham Hall

The Cirencester Toy & Train Fair is one of the brightest and most exciting new fairs on the circuit with four events staged each year. Attending dealers offer a diverse cross section of toys games figures models and collectable from all eras…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07708 385061
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06
OCT
The Country Superstars Experience
Wyvern Theatre

Europe's Leading Country Multi‐Tribute Show ‐ you will be thoroughly entertained by some of the greatest names in Country Music.This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europe's Leading Tribute…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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09
OCT
James Bay
Oasis Leisure Centre

James Bay at Oasis Leisure Centre in Swindon on Friday 09 October 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…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
NOV
Sarah Millican
Wyvern Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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