Events Around Swindon

Today to Mon 17 Sep, closest first.    

More details - Big Country - Celebrating THE CROSSING 35th Anniversary
Big Country - Celebrating THE CROSSING 35th Anniversary + support. Artists performing: Big Country.: Tickets avaiable.
MECA, Swindon
Fri 14 Sep

More details - Fractures: Texture and Fragility in Modern Ceramics
Porcelain is used to create some of the world’s most beautiful, versatile and fragile ceramics. It has traditionally been used to create the finest dinner and tea services as it can be richly decorated and can withstand high temperatures. It can also be used to make far less traditional forms.
Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road Old Town Swindon
Tue 21 Aug to Sat 25 Aug, Tue 28 Aug to Sat 1 Sep, Tue 4 Sep to Sat 8 Sep, Tue 11 Sep to Sat 15 Sep, Tue 18 Sep to Sat 22 Sep, Tue 25 Sep to Sat 29 Sep

More details - Richard Digance
With a BAFTA Nomination as TV Entertainer Of The Year and Gold Award recipient from The British Academy of Composers, he turned his back on show biz for his first love of music and live performance. 4,000 live shows, 62 British tours, 14 books, 3 stage plays, 32 albums and nearly 4 million YouTube visits says it all.
Swindon Arts Centre, Devizes Rd, Swindon
Fri 7 Sep

More details - Circus Vegas
Special offer - 2 for 1 on any seat any day! Simply call the box office – 07904428555 and quote ’Juggler’ to receive the deal. Circus Vegas arrives in the UK for its first full British tour.
Westcott Rec Ground, wooten Bassett Road Swindon
Thu 13 Sep to Sun 16 Sep

More details - Coate Water Miniature Railway Sunday Running
The railway is set in the North East corner of Coate Water Country Park and is operated by volunteers. We have 1 mile of dual gauge track, with our extension opened in 2016. The railway is suitable for children and adults of all ages (children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult).
Coate Water Country Park Swindon just off junction 15 of the M4
Wed 22 Aug, Sat 25 Aug to Mon 27 Aug, Wed 29 Aug, Sat 1 Sep, Sun 2 Sep, Sun 9 Sep, Sun 16 Sep, Sun 23 Sep, Sun 30 Sep, Sat 6 Oct, Sun 7 Oct, Sun 14 Oct

More details - We Love Weddings Open Evenings
Greetings from Village Swindon We are having a Wedding Open evening at the hotel on Thursday 19th July, 23rd August and 20th September 2018 from 6pm – 8pm. We will be showing what we offer and provide expert advice on all aspects of a memorable day. Feel free to come and join us.
Village Hotel Swindon Shaw Ridge Leisure Park, Whitehill Way Swindon
Thu 23 Aug

More details - Simple Minds and Pretenders GRANDSLAM 2018 Tour
Global icons Simple Minds and The Pretenders continue to enjoy outstanding musical journeys and phenomenal worldwide success. They now come together on the same stage for the first time since Live Aid to present a unique opportunity to see both bands as they tour throughout the UK in 2018.
Lydiard Park, Swindon
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Slamdunkz Basketball camp
Focusing on games and individual skill development, Innov8 sportz CIC basketball camps, in partnership with Wiltshire Council provide participants with the chance to get involved in the games regardless of prior experience. All camps are open to 8 – 16 year olds, male and female.
Bradon Forest School, Purton
Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - The Buscot and Coleshill Estates - School Holiday Activities - River Dipping on the River Cole
Join us for a short walk along the River Cole and some river dipping' See what you can discover in the water with one of our nets and we’ll help you work out what it is. Booking Essential. Phone: 01793 762209.
The Buscot and Coleshill Estates, Coleshill Estate Office, Coleshill, Swindon,
Tue 21 Aug

More details - Ashdown House - Ashdown Woodland Walk
Explore our historic woodland and find out more on a two hour walk with our Ranger and learn about its trees, history and the nature around. Booking Essential. Phone: 01793 762209. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashdown House, Lambourn, Newbury
Wed 22 Aug

More details - Buscot Park fund dog show, kids activities, charity auction, cake!
Join Forever Hounds Trust us in the beautiful grounds of Buscot Park for our annual fun dog show, charity auction and tea party. Our honorary friend Lord Faringdon is once again hosting this fantastic event. Please come along and support us – we’ve got some great activities planned for you and your dog!
Buscot Park Faringdon
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Buscot Park Tea Party and Dog Show
Join Forever Hounds Trust in the beautiful grounds of Buscot Park for our annual fun dog show, charity auction and tea party. Our honorary friend Lord Faringdon is once again hosting this fantastic event. Please come along and support us – we’ve got some great activities planned for you and your dog!
Buscot Park, Faringdon
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Loders Gate - Open Garden for NGS
A plant lover’s haven of 1½ acres. Front garden with long deep borders of herbaceous plants, ornamental grasses and yew hedging, is repeated in walled garden to rear of house.
Loders Gate, Lechlade
Sat 1 Sep

More details - Fun Dog Show at Uffington Country Show
NAWT are hosting the fun dog show again this years at the Uffington White Horse Show. Classes and times are yet to be confirmed but please put the date in the diary for you and your four legged friends.
Fawler Road, Uffington
Sun 26 Aug and Mon 27 Aug

More details - Faringdon Folly Tower and Woodland
This unique 100ft tower is Faringdon’s icon and the last major folly to be built in England.This unique 100ft tower is Faringdon’s icon and the last major folly to be built in England. It sits on Folly Hill, within a charming woodland of splendid Scots Pine some more than 200 years old.
Stanford Road, Faringdon
Sun 2 Sep, Sun 16 Sep

More details - Giffords Circus
We are a Cotswold based homemade circus, that takes to the road every summer, touring the South West of England with our raucous, inspiring and exhilarating circus. All our costumes are hand stitched, our animals trained by us and our sets painted in the barns on our farm.
Marlborough Common, Marlborough, Wiltshire
Fri 31 Aug to Mon 10 Sep

More details - Craft and Gift Market at Marlborough Town Hall by Mynt Image
Free to enter, quality and not on the high street Craft and Gift Market. Jewellery, handbags, leather goods, metal goods, textiles, beauty products, art, cards, etc etc
Marlborough Town Hall, 5 High Street, Marlborough, Wiltshire,
Sat 8 Sep, Sat 20 Oct

More details - Avebury - Summer of play at Avebury
Join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play. With plenty of areas to explore and lots of family activities and events, there’s always something to do. Collect one of the family packs from the Visitor Reception areas and discover each area of the site with fun trails and spotter sheets.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Today to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Avebury - Story hour in the garden
Relax in the peaceful setting of Avebury Manor garden and read one of the family stories. You can also listen as a volunteer reads a story to you. Story hour takes part under the trees in the Church Garden of Avebury Manor garden. Ask for decorations at the garden entrance.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Today, Mon 27 Aug

More details - Avebury - Archaeology afternoon
Discover what it’s like to be an archaeologist with hands-on children’s activities in the Museum Barn. Take part in a mini-dig to discover a Beaker burial and a West Kennet Long Barrow burial. These activities take place in the Museum Barn and are free with entry.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Tue 21 Aug, Thu 23 Aug, Tue 28 Aug, Thu 30 Aug

More details - Avebury - Curate your own minature museum
Curate your own miniature museum display using objects we’ve collected or something you’ve brought along with you .Decide how to display these objects and what you’d like to say about them by creating your own labels. This activity takes place in the Museum Barn and is by timed ticket only.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Wed 22 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Avebury - 50 things Friday
Join in with one of the 50 things activities from hunting for bugs, making a habitat for wildlife or creating wild art. Have fun and tick off one of your ’50 things to do before 11’. Discover more about the natural world around us and during lots of the sessions, make something special to take home.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Fri 24 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - Avebury - Avebury sports day weekend
Why not test your skills and get active by taking part in a fun sports day weekend at Avebury. Challenge yourself to ten sports related activities in the Farmyard to win a medal.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sat 25 Aug, Sun 26 Aug

More details - Avebury - Trust10 trail run at Avebury
The Trust10 is a monthly, 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore the wider Avebury landscape. Join us at Avebury on the fourth Sunday of every month between April- October for a free, 10k trail run. Enjoy a challenging run with stunning views across the wider Avebury landscape.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Avebury - Gardener's question time
Chat to head gardener Simon Brooks to discover more about Avebury Manor Garden or ask a question to solve a problem you’ve been having with your own garden!
Avebury, near Marlborough
Fri 31 Aug

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