Things to do

What’s on in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this August

What to do in Oxford and across Oxfordshire.

Hello and welcome to your invaluable guide to what's on in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this August. 

This is a curated list of the top things to do in Oxford and across Oxfordshire this Month. Be sure to visit our What's on section where you'll find a full list of events in Oxford and across Oxfordshire as well as unmissable events beyond the county that would make for a great day out.

Wilderness Festival 2019, Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire

Wilderness Festival 2019

01 to 04 August
A 4-day array of live music, contemporary arts, theatre, artisanship, late-night parties, outdoor pursuits and culinary experiences.
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BBC Countryfile Live 2019 - Blenheim Palace

BBC Countryfile Live 2019

01 to 04 August
A huge and exciting country fair event held in the spectacular grounds of Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire.
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The Dreamboys Show at New Oxford Theatre

The Dreamboys

Saturday 03 August
Prepare yourselves, The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour.
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Oxford City Royal Regatta 2019

Oxford City Royal Regatta 2019

17 & 18 August
A historic event with genuine regal status dating back to the 1800s featuring a full programme of British Rowing open events.
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Banbury Food & Drink Festival 2019

Banbury Food and Drink Festival 2019

18 August
A celebration of the wide range of high-quality food and drink produced in the town and surrounding area.
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War Horse Play at New Theatre Oxford

War Horse at New Theatre Oxford

Thursday 22 August to Saturday 07 September
Following 8 record-record breaking years in London’s West End, the National Theatre’s acclaimed play War Horse is touring the UK.
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The Big Feastival 2019 - Kingham, Oxfordshire Cotswolds

The Big Feastival 2019

23 to 25 August
A family-friendly music and food festival taking place on Alex James' Farm near Kingham in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds.
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Foodies Festival Oxford

Foodies Festival Oxford 2019

24 to 26 August
A mouth-watering summer festival with live music, workshops, masterclasses and of course Top Chefs, plus brand new extended Kids Zone with Kids Cookery theatre.
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