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Top things to do in Oxford and beyond this March

Things to do this March

Hello and welcome to the invaluable guide on what to do in Oxford, and across Oxfordshire this March.

This is a curated list of events, days out, things to do and places to visit in Oxford and across Oxfordshire, as well as unmissable events within two hours drive of the city that would make for a great day out.

The list is frequently updated, so be sure to bookmark this page and visit regularly. And as ever, if there's an event that should be on the list, then do get in touch with our editors using the contact form.

Bacterial World Exhibition E-coli Sculpture at Museum of Natural History Oxford

Bacterial World at the Museum of Natural History

On utill 28 May
A special exhibition that is on at the Oxford University's Museum of Natural History until 28 May 2019.
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The Young Turner Exhibition at Benheim Palace Oxfordshire 01

The Young Turner Exhibition at Blenheim Palace

On until 22 April
This exhibition presents some of the artist's first commissions and most celebrated topographical works.
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Annie Musical at New Theatre Oxford

Annie at New Theatre Oxford

4 to 9 March
The smash-hit production of Annie comes to the New Theatre Oxford for one week only direct from London’s West End.
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The Festival™ presented by Magners - Cheltenham Festival

Cheltenham Festival 2019

12 to 15 March
The Cheltenham Festival 2019 or The Festival 2019 at Cheltenham Racecourse epitomises the racing experience
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Russian State Ballet of Siberia - La Fille Mal Gardée

Russian State Ballet of Siberia – La Fille Mal Gardée

13 March
Recreated by Alexander Gorsky, La Fille Mal Gardée - one of the oldest ballets still regularly performed.
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Russian State Ballet of Siberia Cinderella at New Theatre Oxford 1600x900

Cinderella by Russian State Ballet of Siberia

14 March
The world’s favourite rags to riches fairy-tale where dreams can come true is a magical mix of Prokofiev’s energetic score, lively choreography and colourful costumes.
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Swan Lake by Russian State Ballet of Siberia at New Oxford Theatre

Swan Lake by Russian State Ballet of Siberia

15 & 16 March
The greatest romantic ballet of all time is brought to life by Tchaikovsky’s haunting and unforgettable score.
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Rock of Ages at New Theatre Oxford

Rock of Ages at New Theatre Oxford

19 to 23 March
The smash hit musical comes to the UK for one week only, with Strictly Come Dancing 2018 Winner Kevin Clifton playing the lead role of ‘Stacee Jaxx’.
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2019 OX5 Run

2019 OX5 RUN at Blenheim Palace

24 March
A five-mile run around the grounds of Blenheim Palace to raise money for the Oxford Hospitals Charity.
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Oxford Literary Festival 2019

Oxford Literary Festival 2019

30 March to 07 April
The 23rd Oxford Literary Festival takes place from 30 March to 07 April 2019 with more than 160 events available for booking on the festival website.
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