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

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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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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

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Gary Delaney
Swindon Arts Centre

Back by popular demand double Sony Award winner & Chortle award nominee Gary Delaney has announced the final leg of his Purist tour that takes in a further 26 dates across the UK. The tour starts on 15th February at Chorleys Little…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01793 524481
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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

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The Acoustic Cafe featuring Declan Zapala
Aston Pottery

An evening of acoustic performance at Aston Pottery featuring Edinburgh Fringe Festival sensation Declan Zapala. Support from Rory Evans.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01993 852031
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Lee Nelson
Wyvern Theatre

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: 0.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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

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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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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

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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

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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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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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