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Berkshire Events April 2016

Beginners Tai Chi in Sonning.
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/beginners-tai-chi-in-sonning/
Saturday April 30th 2016 - Saturday May 28th 2016
9:45 am - 10:45 am
Pearson Hall
Pearson Road
Sonning

RG4 6UL

A 5-week introduction to traditional Chen style Tai Chi with Berkshire Tai Chi.
Participants will learn about the history and principles of this traditional martial art, and make a start on the original first form (Laojia Yilu) as taught by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang.
All classes will be led by an experienced professional Tai Chi instructor who has trained under the guidance of various Chen family masters, including Chen Xiaowang, Chen Bing, and Chen Yingjun.
Pre-enrolment is necessary, so please contact Berkshire Tai Chi for further details


Berkshire Events May 2016

Grays Farm Plant Sale
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/grays-farm-plant-sale/
Saturday May 28th 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Grays Farm
Heathlands Road
Wokingham
Berkshire
RG40 3AN

This fantastic plant sale is back by popular demand. There will be many interesting plants, donated by supporters and volunteers. Come early to avoid missing the best buys! Adults and children come for free


Sheep Racing & More Half Term Fun
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/sheep-racing-more-half-term-fun/
Saturday May 28th 2016 - Sunday June 5th 2016
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Odds Farm Park
Wooburn Common Road
Wooburn Common
Bucks
HP10 0LX

The ever popular Sheep Racing* returns to Odds Farm Park from May Half Term!
With a specially built mini race track with jumps and bends, eager sheep with miniature jockeys, Sheep Racing is an event not to miss! Plus, guess the winning sheep and take home a Medal! Plus, new from May Half Term and jam packed with balancing beams, bridges, wobble boards, slides and more, don’t miss the new Outdoor Adventure Playground


Berkshire Country Fayre
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/berkshire-country-fayre/
Sunday May 29th 2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Englefield Estate
Englefield
Reading
Berkshire
RG7 5EN

A Fun day out for all the family. Come along and enjoy the Country Fayre in a beautiful setting. Birds of prey, Farm Animals, Craft and Food Fayre, Berkshire Young Farmers competitions, Vintage Machinery.


Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bracknell-ale-wine-festival-2016/
Sunday May 29th 2016
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bracknell Rugby Club
Lily Hill Drive
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 2UG

The 6th Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival takes place on Sunday 29th May at Bracknell Rugby Club.
Expect over 30 real ales, wine & cider, great food and a top afternoon of live music.
Tickets are £5 adults with discounts for over 65s and FREE entry to CAMRA and Bracknell Sports Club members.


The Old Manor Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-old-manor-open-garden/
Sunday May 29th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Old Manor
White House Green
Sulhamstead
Berkshire
RG7 4EA

Musicians will play during the afternoon in this relaxed family-friendly garden of around five acres. There is a knot garden, pergola, large terrace, orchard, extensive lawns and an ancient oak avenue.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Reading Carnival in the Park 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/reading-carnival-in-the-park-2016/
Monday May 30th 2016
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Prospect Park
Liebenrood Road
Reading
Berkshire
RG30 2ND

Bank Holiday Monday 30th May 2016 Carnival Music – Dance – Arts – Stalls. Caribbean food, dance workshops, art stalls, Reggae, Soca,DJ and live acts.


Royal Windsor Family Fun Day with Octonauts
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/royal-windsor-family-fun-day-with-octonauts/
Monday May 30th 2016
12:20 pm - 6:35 pm
ROYAL WINDSOR RACECOURSE
Maidenhead Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JJ

Family Fun Day featuring Octonauts on Monday 30th May
At the late May bank holiday event, children will have the opportunity to meet two of the intrepid underwater explorers from the well-loved TV show Octonauts; brave polar bear Captain Barnacles and ex-pirate cat Kwazii.
The day will also be packed with plenty of free, fun activities for racegoers of all ages to enjoy, including pony rides, face painting and more. Entrance is FREE for racegoers under the age of 18 when accompanied by an adult.
There will be seven races on the card, gates open at 12.20pm and the first race is at 2.20pm.


Yattendon & Frilsham Fete Bank Holiday Monday
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/yattendon-frilsham-fete-bank-holiday-monday/
Monday May 30th 2016
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Yattendon Village Square
Yattendon Road
Yattendon
Berkshire

Yattendon & Frilsham Fete Bank Holiday Monday. Fun for all the family! This year’s Fete includes: The Fiesta Steel Band, Morris Dancers, special attractions for children Fun Dog Show. Tombola, Bric-a-brac. Vintage cars and tractors. Crafts and Preserve Stall, Traditional Teas and Local Ales, Hog Roast and BBQ. Entrance: £2.50 adults, £1.50 seniors and children under 15’s free + free car parking


Sunningdale Park Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/sunningdale-park-open-garden/
Tuesday May 31st 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunningdale Park
Larch Avenue
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 0QE

Impressive 20 acre historic garden open for charity. Home-made teas in aid of Thames Hospice


Berkshire Events June 2016

Family Activity Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/family-activity-day-2/
Wednesday June 1st 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shaw House
Church Road
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 2DR

Friendly fairies – Make a fairy or elf from a wooden clothes peg and craft materials to link in with A Midsummer Night’s Dream and this year’s Shakespeare celebrations. There will be a new House trail available.£2 per child. For 4-11 year olds but younger and older children are welcome.


The Three Tuns Opening Night Party
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-three-tuns-opening-night-party/
Thursday June 2nd 2016
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Three Tuns
191 Wokingham Road
Reading
Berkshire
RG6 1LT

It gives us great pleasure to invite you to the Opening Party of the Three Tuns on the 2nd of June.
Get your VIP invite for sneak previews and updates, free nibbles and drinks, live music, guaranteed entry and more – Simply RSVP on our website


The Canterbury Tales
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-canterbury-tales/
Friday June 3rd 2016 - Saturday June 4th 2016
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Shaw House
Church Road
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 2DR

Acclaimed historical theatre company Blast from the Past present a new version of Geoffrey Chaucer’s timeless classic The Canterbury Tales.Blast from the Past present six of the best-loved tales, complete with a touring set which has been specially constructed to resemble a medieval travelling theatre.Adults £12 (£10.80 with WBC card), 12 – 16 years £4 (£3.60 with WBC card)


Introduction to Wine Tasting
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/introduction-to-wine-tasting/
Friday June 3rd 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Novotel Central Reading
Friar Street
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 1DP

Introduction to Wine tasting Evening We will we taste 6 excellent wines from Australia, France, Italy, New Zealand, South America, & Spain


OMNP6 Happy 2nd Birthday
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/omnp6-happy-2nd-birthday/
Friday June 3rd 2016
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lucozade Powerleague
Ragstone Road
Slough

SL1 2PU

Two years later we are still here introducing you to some amazing local talent who lives on your doorstep! With good food and some great entertainment #OMN are back and it is our 2nd birthday!
Entry: £3
As always we are fortunate enough to have an exceptional array of singers, spoken word artists, comedians, musicians, food, raffle and more!
We would not be complete without amazing talent so sign up in advance and comment below! There are a limited amount of slots available but we have a few open mic spots on the door, on a first come, first serve basis, so get on down!
So, for good FOOD, for good PEOPLE and for good MUSIC, spend your Friday night with #OMN


Summer Fete
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/summer-fete/
Saturday June 4th 2016
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Victoria recreation ground
Armour road
Tilehurst
Berkshire
RG30 6BP

League of Friends RBH Annual Summer Fete Family fun for all the family. Also includes a dog show.
£1 adults 50p child and concessions Stallholder interest contact direct.


Fairway Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/fairway-open-garden/
Saturday June 4th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fairway
Rectory Road
Streatley
Berkshire
RG8 9QA

Remarkable ½ acre hillside garden open for charity under the National Gardens Scheme


Holyport Village Fair
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/holyport-village-fair/
Saturday June 4th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Holyport Village Green
Holyport
Maidenhead

SL6 2JL

This is the biggest and best fair in the district. We have few thousand people coming to our fair from miles around. We have Pelhams fun fair, with their rides and traditional entertainments, including a Galloper. A true English village fair, providing a fun day out for the whole family


Sports Club and Coach development Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/sports-club-and-coach-development-day/
Sunday June 5th 2016
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Queen Anne School
Henley Rd
Reading
Berkshire
RG4 6DX

Get Berkshire Active are hosting a Development Day for clubs and coaches. A series of interactive workshops for developing the skills needed within a club to build towards success. Workshops include; First Aid and Safeguarding, which are recognised for three years, organising your Club Finances to make your money go further, consider how to Develop a Business Plan to improve efficiency of your club or create a strategy to recruit and manage volunteers so they remain with the club long term and a practical in How to Deliver An Unmissable Session to engage hard to reach participants.
So whether your old or new to the club staff, this day is an opportunity to gather to share ideas and network. It is open to parents, athletes, coaches, coach managers and club committee members, who have an interest in developing their club as a whole


Bucklebury House Open Gardens
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bucklebury-house-open-gardens/
Sunday June 5th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bucklebury House
Bucklebury
Berkshire

RG7 6RR

Extensive garden “rooms” including a walled kitchen garden, spring garden and a parterre herb garden. A nut walk, maze, herbaceous borders, sunken garden, carp ponds and a woodland walk surround a historic manor house.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Royal Windsor Racecourse celebrate 150 Years of Racing with Absolute Bowie
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/royal-windsor-racecourse-celebrate-150-years-of-racing-with-absolute-bowie/
Monday June 6th 2016
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
ROYAL WINDSOR RACECOURSE
Maidenhead Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JJ

Join us for a special evening of racing and entertainment on our 150th anniversary, and join us on the lawn after the last race as we are joined by highly acclaimed cover band Absolute Bowie.
The gates, bars and Castle Restaurant will be open two hours before the start of the first race so why not come along early and enjoy the fantastic atmosphere whilst selecting your winners from the racecard.
Book in advance to save £3 on Club and Grandstand enclosures.
Entrance is FREE for racegoers under the age of 18 when accompanied by an adult
Opening and race times shown may be subject to slight changes


Frogmore House Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/frogmore-house-open-garden/
Tuesday June 7th 2016
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Frogmore House
Frogmore drive
Windsor

SL4 1LB

Frogmore House Garden is open for charity under the National Gardens Scheme. This historic Royal garden is 30 acres with fabulous lake, notable trees and flowering shrubs. Admission £6.20. Tickets to visit the house also available on the day. Refreshments available. A great day out.


Agatha Crusty and the Village Hall Murders
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/agatha-crusty-and-the-village-hall-murders/
Wednesday June 8th 2016 - Saturday June 11th 2016
7:45 pm - 10:15 pm
Shinfield Players Theatre
Whitley Wood Lane
Shinfield
Berkshire
RG2 9DF

Agatha Crusty and the Village Hall Murders by Derek Webb


Twyford Beer Festival 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/twyford-beer-festival-2016/
Saturday June 11th 2016
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
King George’s Playing Field
Longfield Road
Twyford
Berkshire
RG10 9PD

Twyford Beer Festival Saturday 11th June 2016 King George playing fields Twyford Berkshire. From 12 – 9 pm 40 real ales, cider, live music all in aid of Orchid Male Cancer charity


Warfield Fete
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/warfield-fete/
Saturday June 11th 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Memorial Ground
Osbourne Lane
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG42 6AE

The Warfield Fete is a traditional fete with children’s entertainment, tea tent, hog roast, Bar-B-Ques, bar tent, and many and various stalls and games. There are animals to see, bouncy castles and a range of old fashioned fete entertainments and activities including, tombola, silent auctions, bric a brac etc. there will be a band and seats are available at tea tent and bar. Ferrets and Morris Dancers


Woodley Carnival
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/woodley-carnival/
Saturday June 11th 2016
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Memorial Ground
Headley Road
Woodley
Berkshire
RG5 4JZ

A fun packed afternoon for all the family including a Classic Car Show, Dog Show,and of course some fabulous arena events.
The arena entertainment stops while our Wild West carnival procession passes through the carnival field featuring colourful floats, bands and walking displays involving local schools, clubs, charities and businesses. If you choose to stay into the evening you can bring a picnic to enjoy in the park (no BBQ’s allowed) and enjoy a great evening of music ending with a firework finale around 10.30pm.


Eton College Open Gardens
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/eton-college-open-gardens/
Saturday June 11th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Eton College Gardens
College Cres
Eton
Berkshire
SL4 6DB

Rare chance to visit Eton College Gardens, including Luxmoore’s garden on an island in the Thames and Eton College Natural History Museum


Craft & Gift Fayre
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/craft-gift-fayre/
Sunday June 12th 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bracknell Hilton
Bagshot Road
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 0QJ

Summer Craft and Gift Fayre
Come and see all the beautiful handmade items and quality gifts on offer.
Do not miss this opportunity as this is our last show until September


SAS Whittington House Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/sas-whittington-house-open-garden/
Sunday June 12th 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
SAS UK
Henley Road
Marlow
Buckinghamshire
SL7 2EB

110-acre estate created by Lord Devonport with herbaceous borders, rhododendron beds, rose garden, rock garden, lawns and terraces all restored by SAS. An arboretum, 18-acre nature woodland and a wildflower meadow are home to many species of wildlife. The estate is bordered by an extensive river frontage with restored boat house and pump house. Interesting historical information displayed and presented around the estate. Light refreshments, teas and homemade cakes available.


Party for The Queen on The Green
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/party-for-the-queen-on-the-green/
Sunday June 12th 2016
12:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Green
High Street
Datchet

SL3 9JH

Community festival for all the family – live music, fab food & lots of stalls.
Join in celebrating The Queen’s Official 90th Birthday right at the heart of Datchet.
Our event begins with a beautiful service for The Queen at 90 at St.Mary’s Parish Church at 12.30pm, followed by a procession and unique opening ceremony on The Green at 1.15pm. The Party gets started from 1.15pm with live music and entertainment all day on stage, a bar, pop up cafes, a tea room, even more food, and lots & lots of fun & engaging stalls. Organised by Datchet Parish Council in partnership with local businesses and organisations. Welcome to DatchFest


Chieveley Manor Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/chieveley-manor-open-garden/
Sunday June 12th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chieveley Manor
Chieveley
Newbury

RG20 8UT

Open under the National Gardens Scheme, Chieveley Manor is an attractive garden in a fine setting. Includes a walled garden with lovely borders and mixed roses.


Winnersh Summer Fete
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/winnersh-summer-fete/
Saturday June 18th 2016
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bearwood Recreation Ground
Mole Road
Sindlesham
Berkshire
RG41 5DU

Winnersh Summer Fete has certainly grown to be bigger and better than the first one held in 2008 but it has still retained the great community spirit that has been commented on by many people over the past eight years. This year will be no exception with well over fifty local voluntary groups and businesses providing a fun afternoon for us all.
We’ll be bringing back popular attractions such as the bouncy castle, obstacle course and climbing wall as well as providing some new ones such as pony rides, mini-golf and a falconry display. You’ll be able to buy burgers from the Scouts, tea and cakes from Winnersh Churches, ice creams and drinks from the Community Hall bar. And of course you’ll be able to stock up on all manner of items such as jams and chutneys, cards and jewellery, books and other products while the children play games, have their faces painted or learn circus skills. FREE ENTRY, parking and children’s attractions


Holybrook Festival
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/holybrook-festival/
Sunday June 19th 2016
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Linear Park
Charrington Road
Calcot
Berkshire
RG31 7AW

Holybrook Festival’s 10th Anniversary being celebrated in style with a Euro 2016 theme. Bring your family and friends for a fun filled afternoon in the Linear Park: Enjoy refreshments at the BBQ and beer tent and entertainments from Big Foot the Clown, circus skills, an inter-school football tournament and a penalty shoot-out Don’t forget to buy a ticket for our fabulous Grand Prize Draw. here are plenty of FREE activities and demonstrations including Big Foot the Clown, Circus Skills workshop, African Drums and a photography & Art display


Hurst Show and Country Fayre 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/hurst-show-and-country-fayre-2016/
Saturday June 25th 2016 - Sunday June 26th 2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Willowmead Field
School Road
Hurst
Berkshire
RG10 0DR

Hurst Show and Country Fayre is a unique event held in Hurst, Berkshire, during two full days in June. We are planning a spectacular weekend. Come both days so you don’t miss any fun. Falconry Display, Fun dog shows, Hurst Morris People, Horse Agility Display, Elements Dance & Theatre, Tug-O-War, and lots more. Beer tent and large BBQ


Thatcham Summer Classic Car Show
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/thatcham-summer-classic-car-show/
Sunday June 26th 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Henwick Sports Fields
Henwick Lane
Thatcham
Berkshire
RG18 3BN

Part of the Thatcham Family Fun Day, it is open to everyone visiting the funday. All classic, veteran cars,vans, motorbikes, scooters and military vehicles welcome; nothing will be excluded. Come for a relaxed day out with plenty of other events and stalls plus superb local catering. A Parade of vehicles planned for about 2 p.m. (This is optional) All types of classic and vintage cars, motorbikes and scooters, hot-rods, military vehicles, and even some agricultural machinery. For the latest information and photos of the event, see the Events page on our web site: rotarythatcham.org.uk/id3.html Auto-Jumble and Trade Stands are also invited.
10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. It is organised in aid of Rotary Charities. Entry is Free, but charitable contributions are requested, suggested donation £5 per car. Entry is free to spectators on foot as it is part of the Family Funday


Wargrave Village Open Gardens
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/wargrave-village-open-gardens/
Sunday June 26th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wargrave Village
Station Road
Wargrave
Berkshire
RG10 8EU

Five wonderful open gardens: Herons Creek, Station Road. Orchard Close, Station Road. Aylestone, Station Road. 63 High Street. The Little House, 65 High Street. These five gardens in the lovely village of Wargrave offer interest in a variety of styles and sizes. There are beautiful lawns down to a river frontage, an orchard and a terrace ablaze with colour in pots. All have mature trees and shrubs to enjoy. There are also clipped and shaped yews, a box parterre, water features and much more. The price includes entry to all 5 gardens, which are within easy walking distance of each other. A map and entry ticket is available at each address. Teas will be served at Herons Creek.£4.00 per adult, children under 12 free


Mishkin Fitzgerald Live at Global Cafe
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/mishkin-fitzgerald-live-at-global-cafe/
Wednesday June 29th 2016
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Global Cafe
35-39 London Street
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 4PS

Mishkin Fitzgerald is best known for her role as lead singer and pianist in the British ‘orchestral punk-rock’ band, Birdeatsbaby. As a solo performer she plays darkly tinged pianos ballads and melancholic alt-pop tunes.


Berkshire Events July 2016

Tiger Tiger a comedy by Geoff Bamber
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/tiger-tiger-a-comedy-by-geoff-bamber/
Friday July 1st 2016 - Saturday July 2nd 2016
7:45 pm - 10:30 pm
Tilehurst Village Hall
Victoria Road
Tilehurst
Berkshire
RG31 5AB

Sir Maynard Bullivant plans a quiet and peaceful weekend for himself and Mrs Dorothy Tranter at Beacon Tor Lodge. Dorothy is a High Court Judge and has a case to prepare for the following week and then Maynard unexpectedly finds himself appointed to the Cabinet which means a Civil Service minder and an armed Protection Officer turn up. Throw in an old flame who arrives with a bag of stolen diamonds, an ex-con acquaintance and an ambitious cub reporter, together with an escaped tiger, the planned quiet and peaceful weekend seems unlikely


Blues on the Meadow
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/blues-on-the-meadow/
Saturday July 2nd 2016
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Blues on the Meadow
Founds Lane
Aldermaston
West Berkshire
RG7 4LG

Blues on the Meadow 2016 will be the 10th anniversary Annual one day Blues festival in Aldermaston. We have a mix of blues genres from 6 bands with national and international reputations. The music is complemented by drinks and food available on site


Compton Village Fete
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/compton-village-fete-2/
Saturday July 2nd 2016
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Recreation Ground
Burrell Road
Compton
Berkshire
RG20 6NP

Compton Village annual fete in the recreation ground in aid of village hall funds. There are vintage cars and motor cycles, old static engines, Funfair, stalls and car boot sale, real ale bar, bowling, climbing tower, dog show. car boot and stalls and many more attractions.


Party In The Park Hurst 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/party-in-the-park-hurst-2016/
Saturday July 2nd 2016 - Sunday July 3rd 2016
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Willowmead Field
School Road
Hurst
Berkshire
RG10 0DR

Music festival Hurst Berkshire july 2016, Set in the lovely Village of Hurst the music festival offers the perfect evenings entertainment. Live music, Beer Tent and hot curry. Bands confirmed for 2016 are The Scoundrels, Gigabit and The PFJ ( People’s Front Of Judea). Real Ale & Cider tent supporting Orchid Male Cancer Charity. Grand raffle with large cash prize, photo gazebo with photo booth style prints. The music festival is over 18s only and advance ticket purchase, no tickets available on the day.


Newbury Race for Life
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/newbury-race-for-life/
Sunday July 3rd 2016
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Newbury Showground
Priors Court
Hermitage
Berkshire
RG18 9QZ

Join us by taking part in a Race for Life in Newbury in 2016.
Show cancer that hell hath no fury like a woman in pink by taking part in the Race for Life 2016 5K event or up the challenge and declare war on cancer by taking part in a Race for Life 2016 10K event. 10K is a great step up from our 5K events but you can still run, walk or even dance your way around the course!
Adult entry (16+ women-only) – £14.99
Child entry (6-15 girls and boys under 13) – £10.00
Under 6 entry (boys and girls) – free and no registration needed
You and your friends can also join the fight by volunteering. Our events can’t take place without the hundreds of people who give up their time.
Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you. They can stroll around the stalls and activities such as catering, bouncy castle and face-painting on site while waiting to cheer you through the finish


Jennetts Hill House Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/jennetts-hill-house-open-garden/
Sunday July 3rd 2016
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jennetts Hill House
Stanford Dingley
Reading
Berkshire
RG7 6JP

The garden is about one acre with a wide variety of roses, shrubs and mixed island beds and borders developed over the past 25 years. The price includes entry to nearby Manor House. Teas served at Manor House.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Manor House Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/manor-house-open-garden/
Sunday July 3rd 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Manor House
Stanford Dingley
Reading
Berkshire
RG7 6JP

Large garden with extensive lawns, open aspect, mature trees and a pond surrounded by swathes of abundant plants. At 3pm there will be a Gun Dog display. The price includes entry to nearby Jennetts Hill House. Tea and delicious homecakes.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Dancing With The Stars Weekend
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/dancing-with-the-stars-weekend-2/
Friday July 8th 2016 - Sunday July 10th 2016
All Day
Beaumont Estate Hotel
Burfield Road
Old Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 2JJ

Join BBC Strictly Come Dancing stars Anton Du Beke & Erin Boag, Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara, Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite, Darren Bennett & Lilia Kopylova plus Argentine Tango stars Leandro Palou & Maria Tsiatsiani – see them perform up close & personal, learn to dance with them and hear all about their Strictly journeys. Join the stars for a Strictly experience unlike any other….
Situated in picturesque Old Windsor is the historic Beaumont Estate. This magnificent Principal Hayley 4* Hotel incorporates state of the art facilities, stunning ballrooms, wonderful architecture and beautiful bedrooms & restaurants – all set in spectacular and extensive grounds.
Enjoy dance lessons with the stars plus 3 days of fabulous dance showcases from the stars of TV


Rivermead Primary Summer Fair
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/rivermead-primary-summer-fair/
Saturday July 9th 2016
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rivermead Primary School
Loddon Bridge Road
Woodley
Berkshire
RG5 4BS

Join us for a fun packed afternoon for all the family with lots to entertain the kids!
Activities will include Tug-o-War, Egg and Spoon race, bouncy castle, hook-a-duck, face painting, barbeque and refreshments, nerf gun alley, art and craft activities, penalty shootout.
There will also be an arena with events and displays such as a bird of prey display and a fancy dress parade for the children – come along dressed up and join in the fun. The theme is Kings and Queens


The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-lion-the-witch-and-the-wardrobe-2/
Saturday July 9th 2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Shinfield Players Theatre
Whitley Wood Lane
Shinfield
Berkshire
RG2 9DF

Junior and Middle Youth Group Show The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe.by C.S.Lewis


The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-lion-the-witch-and-the-wardrobe/
Sunday July 10th 2016
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Shinfield Players Theatre
Whitley Wood Lane
Shinfield
Berkshire
RG2 9DF

Junior and Middle Youth Group show The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S.Lewis


A Slice of Saturday NIght
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/a-slice-of-saturday-night/
Friday July 15th 2016 - Saturday July 16th 2016
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Shinfield Players Theatre
Whitley Wood Lane
Shinfield
Berkshire
RG2 9DF

Senior Youth Group Show A Slice of Saturday Night by The Heather Brothers


Bastille Day Reading
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bastille-day-reading/
Saturday July 16th 2016 - Sunday July 17th 2016
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Forbury Gardens
The Forbury
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 3EH

Celebration de la Bastille on the 16 -17 July 2016 forbury garden
Family fair Game With decathlon , hobbycraft, NAO the French robot , fashion show , bands music french singer , cheese , special crepe bastille day , cheese , charcuterie, patisserie , bread , bric a brac , performer’s , body paintings cafe Parisien with pimento uk pétanque and more


Padworth & Aldermaston Wharf Show and Family Fun Afternoon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/padworth-aldermaston-wharf-show-and-family-fun-afternoon/
Saturday July 16th 2016
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Padworth Village Hall
Padworth Lane
Padworth

RG7 4HY

Padworth & Aldermaston Wharf Craft & Produce Show and Family Fun Afternoon.Children’s Rides, Beer Tent, BBQ, Beenham Wind orchestra, Craft Stalls, Fire Engine, Glitter Face Painting, Ferret Racing, Ice Cream, Kennet Flyball Team, Afternoon Teas
Dogs Welcome NO ENTRANCE CHARGE to Afternoon


Battle Of The Proms Picnic Concert
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/battle-of-the-proms-picnic-concert/
Saturday July 16th 2016
4:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Blenheim Palace
Woodstock
Oxfordshire

OX20 1PP

The concert will take place at a new location within the Park for 2016 – just west of the spectacular Column of Victory. Adult tickets cost £34 if purchased by 30th April, £37 if purchased by 12th August, and £42 on the day. Child tickets are £18 (aged 5-15 yrs), and under 5s are free of charge


Shaw House Summer Fair
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/shaw-house-summer-fair/
Sunday July 17th 2016
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shaw House
Church Road
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 2DR

Shaw House Summer Fair will have craft stalls, garden games, music, BBQ children’s rides, activities and bouncy castle. We will also have performances from Mr Muddles the Magician and live music.and much more


Wargrave Court Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/wargrave-court-open-garden/
Sunday July 17th 2016
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wargrave Court
Station Road
Wargrave
Berkshire
RG10 8EU

Bring a picnic and listen to some midsummer music, performed by 20 musicians, in the lovely grounds of Wargrave Court. This day out will feast your eyes too. Magnificent wisteria climbs the front of one of the oldest houses in the village. There are also specimen trees, shrubs, and landscaped lawns, stretching to a tributary of the Thames. Tea and home made cakes will be served by our volunteers.£5.00 per adult, children under 12 free


ON TRACK FOR SUMMER
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/on-track-for-summer/
Saturday July 23rd 2016 - Sunday July 24th 2016
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
ROYAL WINDSOR RACECOURSE
Maidenhead Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JJ

The Royal Windsor Racecourse is the perfect venue for the two-day festival, over and above the historical reasons. Catering for up to 7,500 people per day, it has dedicated car parking, a choice of transport to the venue (even chartered boat hire on the Thames from Windsor Town Centre) and all the hospitality that the Royal Racecourse offers.
On this week in July 1966 England were winning the World Cup. But history was also being made in Windsor where the first ever rock festival in Britain was being held. Some call it the first ever rock music festival in the world.
Now, five decades later, homage is being paid to that festival. A special anniversary concert – On Track For Summer
While Saturday July 23 is dedicated to the original artists who made it all happen, Sunday July 24 sees a more contemporary concert. A chance to simply enjoy and celebrate the Summer of 2016


Glenmere Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/glenmere-open-garden-2/
Sunday July 24th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Glenmere
246 Nine Mile Ride
Finchampstead
Berkshire
RG40 3PA

This immaculate, Japanese-style garden has a traditional torii gate. Its all-season delights include a stunning collection of hydrangeas. The garden’s other features are a dry-bed stream bridge and pond, waiting arbour, teahouse, raked gravel area, vegetable garden, greenhouse, and a soft fruit area. The price includes entry to nearby Oak Cottage, too – which is just a short walk away.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Oak Cottage Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/oak-cottage-open-garden-2/
Sunday July 24th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Oak Cottage
99b Kiln Ride
Finchampstead
Berkshire
RG40 3PD

This is a lovely garden with a woodland feel. Beautiful mature trees are underplanted with spring bulbs and unusual shade-loving plants, ferns and acers. The garden also includes a mature herbaceous border, pergola covered with climbers, island beds, and some eclectic planting. There is a small vegetable patch with fruit trees and some potager-style planting in the front garden. The price includes entry to nearby Glenmere, too – which is just a short walk away. £3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


Fast & Furious Rally
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/fast-furious-rally/
Friday July 29th 2016 - Sunday July 31st 2016
All Day
Abbey Rugby Club
Rosehill
Emmer Green
Berkshire
RG4 8XA

Deaf Motorcycle Riders Club (DMRC) are fundraising for National Association for Bikers with a disability (NABD)
Everyone are welcome


Berkshire Events August 2016

Open Air Cinema
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/open-air-cinema/
Friday August 5th 2016 - Saturday August 6th 2016
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Shaw House
Church Road
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 2DR

Cult Screens will be returning to Shaw House in August & September. Join us for the ultimate open air cinema experience with a choice of comfy deck chairs or beanbags to relax on and watch the film, plus fantastic food and drink options including cocktails, local ales, wine, fresh popcorn and their famous specialty hot dogs


Thames Valley Police Force Open Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/thames-valley-police-force-open-day/
Saturday August 6th 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thames Valley Police Training Centre
South Drive
Sulhamstead
Berkshire
RG7 4DX

Thames Valley Police will hold its annual Force Open Day on Saturday 6th August 2016 at the Thames Valley Police Training Centre, Sulhamstead, near Reading. Admission is free, no dogs except guide dogs, limited parking available and is on a first come first serve basis, disabled access is available. Attractions include police helicopter, display by the police dogs and horses and . Refreshments available For further information, please visit the Thames Valley Police website.
The huge event usually welcomes over 5,000 people, who are given an insight into what goes on behind the scenes at TVP. Around 40 Force departments and external partners exhibit at the day, with a number of talks and displays from a variety of units including the Dog Section and the Mounted Section


Retro Festival
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/retro-festival/
Friday August 12th 2016 - Sunday August 14th 2016
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Newbury Showground
Priors Court
Hermitage
Berkshire
RG18 9QZ

This year we have three amazing themed areas around stages, the Vintage Social at the Spitfire Pavilion and Garden Party The Black Hangar Rock n Roll stage dedicated all weekend to Rock n Roll in all its variations, and the Ricky Tick Mod Stage dedicated to the Rhythm and Blues, Soul and Mod sounds and clubs of the 60’s onwards..
The Arena will provide the mobile Showcase for the hundreds of classic and vintage cars, caravans, military vehicles and steam engines, with miniature engines steaming all over the site offering young and old rides around the Festival.Live music, dancing, great food, vintage fashion
Open 6pm Friday till 6pm sunday


West Berkshire Classic Vehicle Club 24th Annual Classic Vehicle Show
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/west-berkshire-classic-vehicle-club-24th-annual-classic-vehicle-show/
Sunday August 14th 2016
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Newbury College
Monks Lane
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 7TD

West Berkshire Classic Vehicle Club (WBCVC) – 24th Annual Classic Vehicle Show
Organised by West Berkshire Classic Vehicle Club (WBCVC) in aid of Bloodwise (formerly Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research) Last year the event raised over £15,000 for Bloodwise. A popular Classic Vehicle Show organised by the West Berkshire Classic Vehicle Club, now in its 24th Year. Hundreds of classic exhibits, side stalls and refreshments, all contributing to a great day out. Exhibitor information and booking forms available from the club website or by email. Admission: Adults £6.00. Children under 14 Free


Englefield House Open Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/englefield-house-open-garden/
Sunday August 21st 2016
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Englefield House
Englefield Road
Theale
Berkshire
RG7 5EN

This 12-acre garden descends dramatically from the hill above the house through woodland down to the terraces with wide lawns, roses, mixed borders and topiary. The stone balustrades and staircases date back to 1860 and the origin of the garden dates back to 1600. The ivy house, the grotto and the pebble garden are the more recent additions to the garden. A children’s garden with hidden jets of water provides fun for younger visitors. Refreshments, teas, home made cakes, gift and plant stalls all in the Long Gallery. £5.00 per adult, children under 12 free


Royal Windsor Racecourse Ladies Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/royal-windsor-racecourse-ladies-day/
Saturday August 27th 2016
2:55 pm - 11:59 pm
ROYAL WINDSOR RACECOURSE
Maidenhead Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JJ

The Human League are playing after racing at the Royal Windsor Racecourse Ladies Day


Berkshire Events September 2016

After Reading Pride Party
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/after-reading-pride-party/
Saturday September 3rd 2016 - Sunday September 4th 2016
8:00 pm - 3:00 am
The Facebar
Chatham Street
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 7JE

Saturday 3rd September is this year’s LGBT Pride held in Kings Meadow Reading. With the festival closing at 6pm why not continuing the LGBT celebrations into the early hours at our exclusive venue?
The After Pride party is being held at the Facebar from 8pm till 3am, where you will be able to dance the night away in this two room venue. We will be playing club anthems, LGBT classics and have a live tribute band with more acts to follow.
Let us know what you like to see and hear


Jealott’s Hill Community Landshare
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/jealotts-hill-community-landshare/
Sunday September 4th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jealott’s Hill Community Landshare
Wellers Lane
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG42 6BQ

This inspirational and multi-purpose garden is used and enjoyed by the local community. The community support each other on horticultural activities and with creating a haven for wildlife across the six acres. Sharing skills and produce is at the heart of the project. Local groups and individuals grow fruit, vegetables and plants – and generally enhance the biodiversity. The gardens are a partnership between Bracknell Forest Homes, Bracknell Town Council, Warfield Parish Council and Syngenta. 2015 Queens Award for Voluntary Service- the highest voluntary sector award, equivalent to an MBE. Guided tours are led by volunteers. There will also be garden bric-a-brac and secondhand tools for sale. £3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


British Skin Foundation Dragon Boat Race Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/british-skin-foundation-dragon-boat-race-day/
Friday September 9th 2016
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

Help the British Skin Foundation (the only charity in the UK dedicated to funding research into skin disease and skin cancer) celebrate its 20th Birthday this year by getting involved in our new fantastic Dragon Boat Event, which will be taking place at the world famous Dorney Lake.
We are looking for companies whose employees have a great amount of determination, sense of fun and above all, team spirit. Everyone will need to work together in order to defeat competing teams and take dragon boat glory.
So gather your work mates and form the ultimate crew to ensure you are victorious!
No previous experience required just plenty of camaraderie and sportsmanship. You are guaranteed a fun filled day that will not only help cement team bonding and promote cross team cooperation but will also help raise vital funds for research into skin disease and skin cancer


Open Garden Scotlands
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/open-garden-scotlands/
Sunday September 11th 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Scotlands
Warren Row
Reading
Berkshire
RG10 8QP

These diverse gardens cover 4 ½ acres. The same family has created them over 40 years. There are both formal and woodland walks with water features and a small lake – perfect for exploring. Formal lawns and a french parterre box clipped garden.£3.50 per adult, children under 12 free


OKTOBERFEST READING 2016
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/oktoberfest-reading-2016/
Thursday September 29th 2016 - Saturday October 1st 2016
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Rivermead Leisure Complex
Richfield Avenue
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 8EQ

This is the only Oktoberfest being held in Reading, which features Authentic German Beer, Food, Bands & Souvenirs. This October we will be bringing the Authentic Bavarian Atmosphere straight from the heart of Munich to Reading for the first ever Oktoberfest Reading! This brand new Beer Festival will take place in central Reading just moments from the town centre & transport links.


Berkshire Events October 2016

Rocktoberfest Hurst
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/rocktoberfest-hurst/
Saturday October 15th 2016 - Sunday October 16th 2016
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
St Nicholas School Field
School Road
Hurst
Berkshire
RG100DR

Rocktoberfest returns to Hurst. Local ales, Hog roast and live music to rock the village. Bands to include the Scoundrels and several more. Entry from 6.30pm finishes at midnight. Over 18s only. Tickets £12.50 (includes Hog-roast). Contact Caroline via email


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