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Find upcoming events in Oxfordshire taking place today and this weekend with our easy to use interactive calendar. Whether you're visiting Oxfordshire or local to the county, you're bound to find something near you. 

What's on in Oxfordshire today?

No two visits to some of Oxfordshire's top attractions are the same thanks to an array of themed events throughout the year. To find out what's on in Oxfordshire today or this weekend, use the search box above to narrow down your required date.

The UNESCO World Heritage site of Blenheim Palace in Woodstock boasts an enviable 'What's On' calendar with its Flower Show, transport events, music, sports and even jousting tournament among the highlights. Christmas at Blenheim is another event not to be missed with its Capability Brown gardens turned into a magical wonderland.

Stonor Park may be famous as a historic country house, but is not to be overlooked for family friendly events at Easter, Halloween and other school holidays with plenty of fun activities for kids.

The rural geography of Oxfordshire makes food and drink events a sought after delicacy with local produce in abundance. Highlights include the Wallingford Food Festival (May) and Didcot Food Festival (October).

Henley & its proximity to the River Thames lends itself to a renowned calendar of events including the Henley Royal Regatta (June/July), Henley Festival (July) and Literary Festival (October) with themed boat cruises from Hobbs of Henley proving a unique experience to any day out.

If you're looking for what's on in Oxfordshire on a rainy day, the city of Oxford is steeped in cultural magnificence and is never short of arts events with an eclectic mix of museums throughout the county offering themed exhibitions for a variety of interests.

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Oxfordshire events near me

The guide below shows our calendar of events in Oxfordshire. 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. Inspector Morse Tour

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Oxford

    Part of the Official Guided Walking Tours, this tour starts from the Oxford Tourist Information Centre, Broad Street, Oxford.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  2. FootGolf at Hinksey Heights

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Events

    Oxford

    Come and try out the increasingly popular game of FootGolf at Hinksey Heights Golf Club, Oxford

    Dig out your plus fours and Argyle socks and join us for a round of FootGolf - two hours of a fun workout with family & friends offering great value for...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 08:00 - 18:00
  3. An Earthly Paradise: William Morris & The Thames at the River & Rowing Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    This new exhibition illustrates the rich and little-known story of William Morris’ deep connections to the Thames.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to14 July 2019
  4. Curious About Henley On Thames

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    Type:

    Tour

    Hart Street, Henley On Thames

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

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
    From:
    27 Oct 2019to28 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  5. Curious About Oxford

    Type

    Type:

    Tour

    High Street, Oxford

    Have fun discovering Oxford with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or instantly download & get curious!
    Are you curious about Oxford? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 09:30 - 18:00
    From:
    27 Oct 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:10
  6. Hobbs of Henley 1 or 2 hour sightseeing

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Hobbs of Henley's passenger vessels the Consuta, the Hibernia and The Waterman operate frequent river trips on the beautiful Henley Royal Regatta Reach between Marsh and Hambleden Locks.

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to30 June 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 July 2019to31 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Sept 2019to30 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Midsomer Murders cruise from Hobbs of Henley

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Our two Wednesday Midsomer Murders cruises with afternoon tea with the award winning Time for Tea, will take you past several murderous locations which have featured in the TV sensation, “Midsomer Murders”. Henley often stands in for Causton, the HQ...

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    22 May 2019to25 May 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    12 June 2019Open 14:00 - 16:00
    From:
    24 July 2019Open 14:00 - 16:00
    From:
    14 Aug 2019
    From:
    4 Sept 2019
    From:
    25 Sept 2019
  8. Caldesi on the Thames with Hobbs of Henley

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Enjoy an Italian feast provided by the fabulous Giancarlo Caldesi on the Thames at Henley! 

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 2019Open 19:00 - 23:00
  9. Festival of English Music

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    Type:

    Music

    Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxford

    The annual Festival of English Music celebrates the brilliance, innovation, beauty and rich musical heritage of English music with a strong focus on the early to mid-twentieth century.

    Launching the festival at Dorchester Abbey, Oxfordshire this...

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 2019to27 May 2019Open 19:30 - 21:00
  10. Bothy Open Days

    Type

    Type:

    Free Event

    Abingdon

    Bothy Vineyard, Frilford Heath near Abingdon, which re-opened in May with a full range of new wines for sale, will be celebrating EWW by opening its grounds to the public on Sat 25 May as well as Sun 26 May. Free tutored tasting of wines with...

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2019to26 May 2019Open 11:00 - 18:00
  11. Blenheim Palace Food Festival

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Woodstock

    For the sixth year running, Fantastic Food Festivals will return to magnificent Blenheim Palace during the second May Bank Holiday (25th - 27th May 2019) for a gastronomic weekend packed with engaging and informative demonstrations from celebrity...

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2019to27 May 2019
  12. Diesel Railcar Rambler KIDS £1 at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £12.00, Senior £10.00, Child £1.00
    On our Diesel Railcar Rambler up to two children (5-15 yrs) go for just £1 each when accompanied by any fare-paying Adult (16-59 yrs), Senior (60+ yrs), or Adult National Railcard holder. A unique...

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  13. Run for Sparkle Reading

    Type

    Type:

    Run / Rally

    Reading

    Run for Sparkle is a celebration of fitness, fun and fizz! Enjoy the benefits of exercise with the reward of a cold glass of Prosecco at the finish line (non-alcoholic alternatives available too!)
    Achieve your fitness goals and enjoy a fun...

    Dates

    From:
    26 May 2019Open 10:00 - 12:00
  14. May Half Term at the River & Rowing Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    The museum provides a fun place to visit over the Spring Half Term.

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2019to31 May 2019
  15. Mud & Guts Workshops at Stonor Park

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Mud & Guts is an outdoor adventure company for children. Based in Wiltshire they have been teaching children how to build shelters, light fires and not get lost in the woods for eight years. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 May 2019to30 May 2019
  16. MUD and GUTS

    Type

    Type:

    Childrens Events

    Stonor Park, Henley on Thames, Henley on Thames

    for all those young rangers, experience the outdoors, build dens, fires and learn about the country side

    Dates

    From:
    29 May 2019to31 May 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  17. Big Tree Climb at Stonor Park

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    The Great Big Tree Climbing Co. is returning to Stonor Park, so try your hand at climbing one of our biggest trees under the tutorage of The Great Big Tree Climbing Co., the largest provider of recreational tree climbing in the country.

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2019
  18. Hobbs of Henley Gin and Fizz Cruise

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Hobbs of Henley Gin and Fizz Cruise

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2019Open 12:45 - 14:00
    From:
    28 Sept 2019Open 13:45 - 17:15
  19. 5K of foamy family fun

    Type

    Type:

    Run / Rally

    Oxford

    Take part in this fantastic frothy 5k family fun run on 2 June in Oxford. With entry open to all ages, it's up to you whether you walk, run, or even toddle the family, buggy friendly route through multi-coloured bubbles up to four feet high. Stay on...

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2019Open 09:00 - 13:00
  20. VW Owners Rally at Stonor

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Held here for over 30 years, the Association of British VW Clubs welcomes all enthusiasts of Volkswagen to Stonor VW 19, where Vintage Volkswagens from around the country convene for a day at Stonor Park.  

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

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