What's On In Oxford This Weekend - 17th - 18th October?
16th October 2015
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Looking for something to do in Oxford this weekend? Well, you truly are spoilt for choice this Saturday and Sunday! With wine tasting, storyboard creation, orienteering, a car boot sale, live music and even Shakespeare at the theatre (well, his play!), plus many more great activities, Oxford is certainly the place to be! For more details, head on over to our website: https://www.thebestof.co.uk/local/oxford/events

Saturday 17th October


Jail Break at Oxford Castle

Perfect for team building, family days out or fun between friends, Jail Break at Oxford Castle is sure to be great fun for all! The game centres around 10-15 players solving a puzzle to unlock a room and escape the jail!



Backstage Tour at the New Theatre

If you’re a theatre buff or history lover you’ll absolutely love this opportunity to experience the view from the other side of the curtain and tread the boards of Oxford’s oldest theatre!



Whispers of Future Past at The Botanic Gardens

Indulge in a magical exhibition by Helen Simpson; explore highly observed and sensitive pictures of plants which will take you beyond the descriptive and provoke mental imagery of other places, forms and times.



The Tempest at Oxford Playhouse

Enjoy Shakespeare’s masterpiece played by an exquisite cast at the Oxford Playhouse! Widely considered to be Shakespeare’s final play, The Tempest will have you on the end of your seat throughout!



Stomp at the New Theatre

Using everyday items including paint cans, brooms and bin lids, Stomp will have you tapping your feet and clapping your hands whilst you marvel at the energetic dancers accompanying this incredibly entertaining show!



Try Orienteering at Wittenham Clumps

Suitable for all ages and abilities, this walk (or run!) is a great introduction to orienteering. Run by the Thames Valley Orienteering Club, this fun day out will take you on routes ranging from 1-5Km through the Oxfordshire countryside, taking in the beautiful scenery whilst learning a new and valuable skill!



Oxford Wine Tasting Experience Day - ‘World of Wine’

Join the World of Wine experts in an afternoon of wine tasting tuition, followed by a delicious lunch and matched wines! Just make sure you’ve got a taxi booked to get you home!



Graphic Novel Workshop

During this intensive day course you’ll learn how to create storyboards, develop layout, refine characters and much much more! Suitable for all abilities and ages 16+, this fun course will certainly nurture your creativity!



No Other Way: Oxfordshire and the Spanish Civil War 1936-39

Do you have an interest in history and specifically local history? Join local historians Liz Woolley and Valery Rose this Saturday as they talk about their new book about Oxfordshire’s involvement in the Spanish Civil War.



Story Cube at the Ashmolean Museum

Looking for something fun and creative for the whole family to enjoy this Saturday? Pop along to the Ashmolean Museum and join in ‘The Big Draw’ and draw an exciting story of your own!



Sunday 18th October


Kassam Market & Car Boot Sale

The holidays are just around the corner and you might just find a loved one’s Christmas present at Kassam this Sunday!



Dave McCabe and the Ramifications

The former Zutons frontman is introducing his exciting new solo project at the O2 Academy in Oxford this Sunday!


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