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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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Number of results: 60

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  1. Wallingford Bunkfest with Salters Steamers

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Wallingford

    Salter's are once again proud to support the charitable festival of music, dance, steam and beer. Salter's will be operating scheduled jazz & folk cruises throughout the day.

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  2. Regatta for the Disabled

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Henley On Thames

    Regatta for the Disabled is a wonderful opportunity for children and adults with a disability to enjoy a great variety of land and river based activities they would normally consider unavailable to them

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  3. Hobbs of Henley Traditional Jazz Cruise

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    The Jazz cruises feature live traditional jazz during a three hour cruise where the cash bar is open for the purchase of drinks .

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2019Open 14:00 - 17:00
    From:
    29 Sept 2019Open 14:00 - 17:00
  4. The Great Antique and Vintage Car Boot Show

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    Type:

    Antiques

    Stonor Park, Henley on Thames, Henley on Thames

    discover Antique, vintage furniture, paintings, china and glassware.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2019Open 09:00 - 16:00
  5. 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:
    4 Sept 2019
    From:
    25 Sept 2019
  6. Murder Mystery Steam Supper at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £32.50, Child £20.00
    Murder, Mystery and Suspense - solve the clues on our steam train steam supper evening! The scene is set at Chinnor station, All you have to do is follow the clues, question the suspects, find the physical…

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2019Open 19:00 - 22:30
  7. Party Like It's 1849!

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    Type:

    Outdoor Event / Activities

    Hook Norton Brewery Co Ltd, Brewery Lane, Hook Norton

    We're celebrating 170 years of beer and brewing here at Hook Norton Brewery and it's party time!
    Saturday 14th September 6pm till late.
    Entry £5. Jazz band, live music, street food, more details to follow….remember to save the date, you really don't…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019Open 18:00 - 23:30
  8. Michaelmas Daisy Weekend

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    Type:

    Gardens

    Nr Wheatley, Oxford

    Visit Waterperry ornamental gardens to see our famous herbaceous border in all its late summer glory as it bursts back into life with Michaelmas Daisies (Asters). There will be a huge range of Waterperry grown varieties on sale in the plant centre…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:30
    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:30
  9. Sunday Fund Day Brewery Open Day

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    Type:

    Free Event

    Hook Norton Brewery Co Ltd, Brewery Lane, Hook Norton

    We're celebrating 170 years of beer and brewing here at Hook Norton Brewery!

    Come and join us on Sunday 15th September Midday – 5pm for our family open day.

    We'll be opening our doors to one and all. Free entry. Meet the Shire Horses, Steam and…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Sept 2019Open 12:00 - 05:00
  10. Senior Specials 60+ Years at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

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    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £12.00, Senior £5.00, Child £3.00
    All Seniors 60+ travel for only £5.00, which is just a fiver for unlimited journeys on the day shown on your ticket! Just sit back, relax and watch the steam lazily curl past your window or listen…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Sept 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  11. Reading Operatic Society presents Godspell

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    Theatre

    Henley-on-Thames

    Following its near sell-out run of Annie last year, Reading Operatic Society returns with one of the most influential musicals to come out of Broadway in the past 50 years.

    Based on the New Testament gospels, particularly St. Matthew, Godspell uses…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 19:40 - 22:10
    From:
    20 Sept 2019Open 19:40 - 20:10
    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 15:00 - 17:30
    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 19:40 - 22:10
  12. Hobbs of Henley Gin Tasting Cruise

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Henley On Thames

    Hobbs of Henley Gin Tasting Cruise

    Venue

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips, Oxfordshire

    Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire, Oxfordshire

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2019Open 18:00 - 21:00
    From:
    18 Oct 2019Open 18:00 - 21:00
  13. Real Ale & Steam at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £22.00
    Enjoy Ale on the Rails as the steam loco does several return trips (3 from Chinnor or 2 from Princes Risborough) along the line. Your train ticket + reserved seat + THREE pints of REAL ALE cask beers. We also offer…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 18:40 - 22:30
  14. Gin & Cheese Tasting + Steam at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £29.00
    In partnership with Hannah and Joe, who are the enterprising young proprietors of The Deli at No.5 in Thame which is close by Chinnor, we invite you to join us on our Gin & Cheese Tasting + Steam evening for a truly unique…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 18:40 - 22:30
  15. The Great St. Trinians Treasure Hunt at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £12.00, Senior £10.00, Child £1.00
    In association with Chiltern Heritage Festival, It's 1966 and London's arch criminal mastermind, Alphonse Askett has sent his gang to rob the train of its two and a half million quid. Alas for them…

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  16. 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:
    28 Sept 2019Open 13:45 - 17:15
  17. Apple Weekend

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    Type:

    Free Event

    Nr Wheatley, Oxford

    A great family day out where you will be able to sample and buy many of our different types of apples and juices. Advice and information will be available on the day. Buy goodies at the craft and food fair, take a free tour of the orchards & fruit…

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019to6 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  18. Wear any Hat & GO HALF-PRICE at Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage & History

    Station Road, Chinnor

    Admission: Adult £6.00*, Senior £5.00*, Child £1.50*, *Hat Wearers Price, if no Hat then Full Price
    The Titfer, as you may know, is Cockney rhyming slang for a HAT. So let's all have some fun and put a smile on our fellow travellers' faces (maybe…

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  19. Maverick invo-8 Original Oxfordshire Trail Race at Stonor Park

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Henley On Thames

    The Maverick invo-8 Original Oxfordshire event holds a special place in all our hearts and is back for another year.

    Dates

    From:
    12 Oct 2019
  20. Edward Lear: Travel and Nonsense

    Henley On Thames

    From extraordinary sketches of landscapes and nature, to the nonsense drawings and verses for which Lear is so well known, the exhibition presents around 30 framed works alongside manuscripts and original book publications.The exhibition is coming…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Oct 2019to10 Jan 2020

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