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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. The Carnival of the Animals - Lantern Parade and Lantern Making Workshops

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Maidenhead

    The Carnival of the Animals Lantern Parade returns to illuminate Maidenhead on Saturday 7 December!

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to30 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
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    17 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
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    23 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    7 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  2. Saturday Lantern Making Workshop

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    Type:

    Arts

    Maidenhead

    The Carnival of the Animals – Lantern Making Workshop (3+ years)

    Norden Farm's Lantern Parade returns! Get ready to join the parade!
    Short and sweet lantern making - get parade ready in 20 mins! Drop in to make and decorate a simple willow and…

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    23 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    30 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    7 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 14:00
  3. Pangbourne College Christmas Market

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    Type:

    Christmas

    Pangbourne

    A christmas market with a large variety of craft, gift and food stalls, refreshments, luxury raffle and tombola.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019
  4. Sunday Lantern Making Workshops

    Sunday Lantern Making Workshops

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    Type:

    Arts

    Maidenhead

    The Carnival of the Animals – Lantern Making Workshop (6+ years)
    Norden Farm's Lantern Parade returns! Get ready to join the parade!

    Across 2 hours, our artist will guide the group through the process of weaving an intricate animal inspired willow…

    Dates

    From:
    17 Nov 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
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    17 Nov 2019Open 14:00 - 16:00
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    24 Nov 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
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    24 Nov 2019Open 14:00 - 16:00
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    1 Dec 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
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    1 Dec 2019Open 14:00 - 16:00
  5. Racing at Ascot 2019: Ascot Racecourse Discover Racehorse Ownership Weekend

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    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Ascot

    Ascot's Discover Racehorse Ownership Weekend offers a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes and gain fascinating insight into what it’s like to be an owner of an equine star.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Nov 2019to23 Nov 2019
  6. Lantern Making 2.0

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    Type:

    Arts

    Maidenhead

    The Carnival of the Animals – Lantern Making 2.0 (adults workshop)
    Norden Farm's Lantern Parade returns! Get ready to join the parade!
    Lantern Making 2.0 is brand new this year and takes place across 6 hours at Norden Farm.
    Across a full day,…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  7. Alexander Devine Santa Dash

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    Type:

    Christmas

    Windsor

    Kick start Christmas with Windsor's Santa Dash taking in Long Walk, the Castle, Queen Victoria and Windsor's great shopping streets! Grab family, friends, colleagues, even dogs for this 5km festive fun run. Includes a free Santa suit / children's…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2019Open 08:30 - 11:00
  8. The Bear

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    Type:

    Childrens Events

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead

    From the book by Raymond Briggs

    Adapted by Pins and Needles Productions.

    Ever wondered what it would be like to sit on a polar bear's lap? Or ride on its back? Have you ever tried to give a polar bear a bath, or clear up its poo?
    One night when…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Nov 2019to29 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 11:00
  9. The Bear

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Altwood Road, Maidenhead

    From the book by Raymond Briggs

    Adapted by Pins and Needles Productions.

    Ever wondered what it would be like to sit on a polar bear's lap? Or ride on its back? Have you ever tried to give a polar bear a bath, or clear up its poo?
    One night when…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Nov 2019to29 Dec 2019Open 13:00 - 14:00
  10. Game Dinner at The Dundas Arms

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    Type:

    Food

    53 Station Rd, Kintbury, Hungerford, Newbury

    To celebrate 'Great British Game Week' (25th November - 1st December), The Dundas Arms are delighted to be hosting a seasonal game evening on Wednesday 27th November in partnership with the British Game Alliance.

    Guests can enjoy a four course game…

    Dates

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    27 Nov 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  11. Carnival of the Animals - Lantern Parade

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    Type:

    Free Event

    Maidenhead

    Parade

    The Carnival of the Animals Lantern Parade returns to illuminate Maidenhead on Saturday 7 December!

    This year we will be joined by 8-piece London-based Brass Band, The Brass Funkeys who bring pumping brass driven funk to lead you on the…

    Dates

    From:
    7 Dec 2019Open 16:30 - 21:00
  12. Christmas Concert

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    Christmas

    Reading

    Trinity Concert Band's Christmas concert is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit with lashings of music and carols guaranteed to bring Christmas cheer to all the family. The award winning wind orchestra will be performing at Reading…

    Dates

    From:
    8 Dec 2019Open 16:00 - 18:00
  13. Christmas Opera

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    Type:

    Performing Arts

    Marlow

    As Christmas fast approaches and excitement builds, join us once again for a fabulous and most enjoyable musical performance.

    "True love conquers all in a colourful fairytale that pits the forces of darkness against truth, goodness and light. Barbe…

    Dates

    From:
    8 Dec 2019Open 16:30 - 21:00
  14. Racing at Ascot 2019: Christmas Family Raceday

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    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Ascot

    A wonderful day of fabulous Jumps racing action and festive fun.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Dec 2019to21 Dec 2019
  15. The Olde Bell Wedding Fair

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    Type:

    Free Event

    Our Wedding Fair is the perfect chance for prospective brides and grooms to view The Olde Bell dressed for a wedding.

    Dates

    From:
    4 Jan 2020to5 Jan 2020Open 11:00 - 15:00
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    23 Feb 2020Open 11:00 - 15:00
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    31 May 2020Open 11:00 - 15:00
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    20 Aug 2020Open 11:00 - 15:00
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    11 Oct 2020Open 11:00 - 15:00
  16. Dancing With The Stars Weekend

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    Type:

    Dance / Dancing

    Old Windsor

    Spend the weekend with your favourite stars of Strictly Come Dancing at the impressive 4* De Vere Beaumont Estate in Windsor. Join; Anton Du Beke & Erin Boag, Katya & Neil Jones, Giovanni Pernice & Pro Dance Partner to be announced, British…

    Dates

    From:
    27 Mar 2020to29 Mar 2020Open 15:00 - 15:00
  17. RunFestRun 2020!

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    Type:

    Run / Rally

    Windsor

    RunFestRun is back for 2020! After the incredible success of the inaugural RunFestRun, we're back for another year and ready to do it all again! Prepare yourselves to embark on the next stop of our running tour of the UK as we bring the RunFestRun…

    Dates

    From:
    22 May 2020to24 May 2020Open 12:00 - 06:00
  18. Windsor Championship Dog Show

    Type

    Type:

    Show / Display

    Windsor

    Enjoy a Summer's day out under the ramparts of Windsor Castle, on the banks of the River Thames at the Show often described as the Summer "Crufts".

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2020to5 July 2020
  19. Michelmas Fair

    Type

    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Newbury

    The annual Michelmas Fair at Northcroft Park in Newbury, Berkshire

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2020to17 Oct 2020

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