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Find upcoming events in Berkshire today and this weekend with our easy to use interactive calendar. Whether you're visiting Berkshire or local to the county, there are plenty of seasonal events to keep everyone entertained. 

What's on in Berkshire this weekend?

To find out what's on in Berkshire today or this weekend, use the search box above to narrow down your required date. Berkshire is easily accessible for day trips from London while there's plenty of fun activities for kids to do whether it's during the holidays or for a weekend break.

The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead is a hub for diverse events, some of which are unique to the county of Berkshire. The Changing of the Guard takes place all year round and can be watched for free in the streets of Windsor. Sat on the banks of the Thames, the river makes an idyllic backdrop to many outdoor events in Windsor and Maidenhead.

Some of Berkshire's top attractions are becoming increasingly family friendly thanks to an impressive selection of themed events. Racecourses in Windsor and Newbury put on shows with plenty of childrens' entertainment while the National Trust's Cliveden is worth a visit for Easter and Christmas events with any school holiday packed with activities.

Other major events in Berkshire include the Hungerford Food Festival (October), Truckfest in Newbury (Spring Bank Holiday Weekend), Mapledurham Food & Craft Festival (May Bank Holiday Weekend) and the Reading Festival (August).

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If you're travelling from outside the area for an event in Berkshire, there are numerous hotels and other accommodation options to suit your needs.

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Berkshire events near me

The guide below shows our calendar of events in Berkshire. Whether you're local or visiting the area, find what's happening near you by clicking the Map View button.

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  1. Popstar Recording Experience & DJ Workshops

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    Childrens Events

    Eastern Road, Bracknell

    Dreaming of being a pop star or wanting to be your favourite popstar for the day? Want to see the inner working of a Music Studio? or just have fun, then why not book one of our studio experience days.

    We offer the ultimate unique experiences. We…

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    8 Oct 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 21:00
  2. Windsor 2-4-1 taster one hour kayak tour

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    Participatory Event

    Windsor

    If you're new to kayaking why not try our Taster Tour and paddle Windsor for one hour? Now on special offer for a limited time only for the price of 2-4-1 offer!

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    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  3. Windsor Kayak Tour With Tuition

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    Participatory Event

    Windsor

    Make a splash and try our unique Windsor 90 minute Tour with Tuition. Enjoy the awesome view of Windsor Castle, the oldest inhabited Castle in Europe.

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    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Windsor Kayak Tour For Two With Bubbly

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    Participatory Event

    Windsor

    If you like to do something different and paddle gently down the River Thames this is the Tour for you.

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    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  5. Curious About Windsor

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    Tour

    Peascod Street, Windsor

    Have fun discovering Windsor with two quirky heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.
    Are you curious about Windsor? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our…

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    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
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    27 Oct 2019to28 Mar 2020Open 12:00 - 16:00
  6. Curious About Reading

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    Tour

    Blake's Lock, Reading

    Have fun discovering Reading with two quirky heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.
    Are you curious about Reading? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our…

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    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
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    27 Oct 2019to28 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  7. Lions of Windsor 2019

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    Special Events

    Windsor

    Lions of Windsor 2019 Sculpture Trail
    This summer a pride of sixty lions will be transformed by some of the world's leading contemporary artists and designers to create a magnificent public art sculpture trail across Windsor to celebrate the 200th…

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    10 Aug 2019to27 Oct 2019
  8. Discover Danesfield House and the secrets of RAF Medmenham in World War II with Vintage Days Out

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    Heritage & History

    Marlow

    Arrive in style by vintage Rolls Royce for a one hour in-depth history tour of this magnificent country house.

    You'll learn about the secrets of the house from 1941-1946 as RAF Medmenham, view pictures of the photographic interpretation unit from…

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    19 Aug 2019to30 Nov 2020
  9. Mishandled Archive by Tara Fatehi Irani

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    Arts

    Bracknell

    This exhibition by interdisciplinary artist Tara Fatehi Irani explores a rare archive of family photographs and other documents spanning a period from the early 1900s to the present day.
    The exhibition grows out of a period of 365 days where the…

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    16 Oct 2019to4 Nov 2019Open 12:00 - 20:00
  10. Lady Nade + Joe Hicks

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    Music

    Newbury

    Lady Nade + Joe Hicks

    Singer-Songstress Lady Nade celebrates her new album 'Safe Place' with cards dealt from the decks of soul, jazz blues, roots and folk-pop, this Bristolian Singer-Songwriter fills your heart with words and melodies likened to a…

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    19 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 23:00
  11. Ascot Carriages: Carriage rides in Windsor Great Park

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    Tour

    Enjoy a scenic carriage ride through The Royal Landscape, Windsor Great Park, with Ascot Carriages.

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  12. Wokingham Children's Book Festival

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    Literature

    Wokingham

    We are delighted to announce that Wokingham's Children's Book Festival will be back for a second year!
    It will be taking place on 19 and 20 October, 2019. It will be a fabulous chance for the children of Wokingham Borough to meet a variety of…

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    19 Oct 2019to20 Oct 2019
  13. Racing at Ascot 2019: QIPCO British Champions Day

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    Sporting Event

    Ascot

    QIPCO British Champions Day, now in its ninth year, is the finale of the European Flat racing season. It's the richest raceday in the British calendar and the chance to see the World's finest horses and jockeys battle it out for their slice of…

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    19 Oct 2019
  14. Autumn Colours Cruise with French Brothers Boat Trips

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    Participatory Event

    Maidenhead

    Cruise from Maidenhead through the magnificent hanging woods at Cliveden and experience the beautiful colours of Autumn.

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    19 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
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  15. Autumn Afternoon Racing at Royal Windsor Racecourse

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    Sporting Event

    Windsor

    Autumn Afternoon Racing at the Royal Windsor Racecourse

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    21 Oct 2019
  16. Autumn Afternoon Racing

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    Sporting Events

    Maidenhead Road, Windsor

    Enjoy the autumnal sunshine at the beautiful racecourse for our last fixture of 2019. Join Royal Windsor Raceourse this autumn afternoon, get close to the action with seven competitive races, enjoy a glass of bubbly or pint of craft ale and try a…

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    21 Oct 2019Open 15:00 - 19:00
  17. Pirate Pete and Princess Polly

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    Theatre

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead


    Teddies Music Club brings you a swashbuckling adventure for young children. The whole Teddies Team will be on stage to bring you a delightful family show full of fun with your favourite action songs.

    WHY? Why not dress up in your favourite pirate…

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    26 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 11:30
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    26 Oct 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00
  18. Morgan & West: Unbelievable Science

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    Childrens Events

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead

    Morgan & West present captivating chemistry, phenomenal physics and bonkers biology in this science extravaganza!

    Expect explosive thrills, chemical spills and a risk assessment that gives their stage manager chills. All backed up by the daring…

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    28 Oct 2019Open 11:30 - 12:30
  19. Morgan and West: Unbelievable Science

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    Theatre

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead

    Morgan & West present captivating chemistry, phenomenal physics and bonkers biology in this science extravaganza!

    Expect explosive thrills, chemical spills and a risk assessment that gives their stage manager chills. All backed up by the daring…

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    28 Oct 2019Open 11:30 - 12:30
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    28 Oct 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00
  20. Rumpelstiltskin and The Snail of Destiny

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    Theatre

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead


    A new version of the Grimm's classic tale.

    Poor Polly Buckwheat is in a bit of a pickle! If she doesn't turn a roomful of straw into gold by morning, the greedy King will turn a bit nasty. But should she accept the kind help of an eccentric dwarf…

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    29 Oct 2019Open 11:30 - 12:30
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    29 Oct 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00
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    30 Oct 2019Open 11:30 - 12:30
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    30 Oct 2019Open 14:00 - 15:00

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