There is plenty to be a part of in Abingdon-On-Thames. Find out here what events, theatre performances, shows and exhibitions are on in this historic town.
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  • Natural Dyeing Saturday, 14 October 2017 Saturday, 14th October, 10:00am-3:45pmDiscover the wide range of plants that can produce dye and find out how to extract and fix colour. Ј40; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.uk/whatson… Read more
  • Wedding Fair at the Crown & Thistle Hotel Sunday, 15 October 2017 Our venue for this Wedding Fair is a lovingly restored ancient coaching inn with a cobbled courtyard and characterful barn room for functions. 11am - 3pm at The Crown &… Read more
  • Runaway Fair Monday, 16 October 2017 Runaway FairMonday, 16 October 2017 - 12:00pmAbingdon Runaway Fair's history can be read on the History section of this site and in Berkshire history. In the past linked with the… Read more
  • “Percy Manning: the extraordinary antiquary of Oxfordshire (with a bit of Berkshire)” Thursday, 19 October 2017 Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 7:45pmPercy Manning (1870-1917) was an extraordinary collector of all things Oxfordshire; his diverse interests ranged from archaeology and local buildings history to cricket and Morris… Read more
  • Outdoor Island Cinema - Back to the Future Thursday, 19 October 2017 We're playing a classic movie ever Thursday evening on Nag’s Island throughout Autumn and Spring**weather permitting All are welcome!Bring your partner, bring your friends, bring your family, bring your dog, bring… Read more
  • Oxjam Abingdon at the Unicorn Theatre with Adam Barnes & Alphabet Backwards Friday, 20 October 2017 Once again, as part of the Oxjam music festival Remade Guitars in conjunction with Music at The Unicorn are proud to bring you an evening of great music in an… Read more
  • 2017 Abingdon Marathon Sunday, 22 October 2017 Sunday, 22nd October, 9:00am-2:00pmA flat, fast two lap circuit through Abingdon Town Centre and surrounding countryside starting and finishing at Tilsley Park athletic stadium. See website for full details. Read more
  • Abingdon Halloween Haunt Hunt Monday, 23 October 2017 Are you ready for the spooktacular fun? Abingdon Halloween Haunt Hunt 2017  23rd - 28th October  Don't miss out on your chance to win a £100 voucher to spend in… Read more
  • Pumpkin Carving with Annie's at the Boathouse! Monday, 23 October 2017 2:30pm - 5pm Come along and express your creative side whilst sipping on a hot cup of tea and slice of cake... Join the pumpkin carving fun at Annies at… Read more
  • Halloween Cinema Night at Annie's at the Boathouse Monday, 23 October 2017 23rd - 28th October 5:30pm Get in the Halloween spirit with Annie's at the Boathouse! Every evening between the 23rd - 28th October, you can enjoy a Halloween Cinema Night… Read more
  • Biscuit Making with Annie's at the Boathouse Monday, 23 October 2017 23rd - 31st October 10am - 5pm Our ovens are fired up and raring to go! Come along and try your hands at Halloween Biscuit Making with our ready made… Read more
  • Visit of Macmillan Cancer Support's Information & Support Bus Tuesday, 24 October 2017 Tuesday, 24th October, 10:00am-4:00pmVisit of our single-deck information vehicle 'Bertie' to provide information and support to anyone affected by cancer and to help with general queries and concerns. 3 friendly… Read more
  • Comic Capers Thursday, 26 October 2017 25 & 28 October Superheros are in the museum -from Disney characters on spoonsto homemade superhero masks.FREE ACTIVITY - donations gratefully receivedLocation: Kempster Room, Museum basementTime: 10.30am-12.30am, 1-3pmFacilities: Baby changing,… Read more
  • Murder Mystery Evening at The Kings Head & Bell Saturday, 28 October 2017 Join us for an evening of mystery and murder! 3 course meal for £25 a head. Limited spaces available - call us on 01235 525 362 for further details and… Read more
  • The Best Carved Pumpkin Competition 2017 Saturday, 28 October 2017 Saturday 28th October 11:30am - 5pm Calling all under 12's to come and join in the pumpkin fun! Bring your already carved pumpkin and show it off at Pizza Express… Read more
  • Abingdon Traditional Craft Fair Friday, 03 November 2017 Abingdon Traditional Craft Fair brings arts and crafts, traditional and modern, to the beautiful Abbey Buildings from 3rd to 5th November 2017. We've curated a selection of dynamic and interesting… Read more
  • Radcliffe Trio Sunday, 05 November 2017 5th November, 3 - 4pm Bethe Levvy (Piano)  Claire Parkin (violin) Emma Chamberlain (cello) Read more
  • No Horses @ The Brewery Tap, Abingdon Saturday, 25 November 2017 25th November 2017 9:30pm No Horses are a 5 piece Chicago Blues band from Oxfordshire, playing songs from artists such as Muddy Waters, Allman Brothers, Wilko Johnson , Charlie Musselwhite… Read more
  • Abingdon Local Excellence Market Saturday, 25 November 2017 November 25th 2017 9am - 2pm This is a quartlerly held market that local food producers, craftworkers and other retailers showcase their goods in the heart of Abingdon's market place.… Read more
  • Christmas Extravaganza Saturday, 02 December 2017 2017 is here & we are back with another fun filled Extravagazna. The date, SATURDAY 2ND DECEMBER, all day in Abingdon Town Centre. We are pleased to be able to… Read more
  • Christmas Crafts Saturday, 02 December 2017 Saturday, 2nd December, 10:30am-3:00pm Our annual Christmas Craftsworkshop returns with morefabulous homemade decorationsto take home.FREE ACTIVITY - donations gratefully receivedLocation: Kempster Room, Museum basementTime: 10.30am-12.30am, 1-3pmFacilities: Baby changing, unisex toilets,… Read more
  • Pavlova Wind Quintet Sunday, 03 December 2017 3 December, 3 - 4pm Pavlova Wind QuintetChristmas concertwith mulled wine and mince pies Read more
  • Christmas Local Excellence Craft Market Saturday, 09 December 2017 December 9th 2017 Christmas Local Excellence Craft Market This is a quartlerly held market that local food producers, craftworkers and other retailers showcase their goods in the heart of Abingdon's… Read more