Events

There is so much going on throughout the year in the village. We have regular events such as the parish council meetings, WI and bell ringing.  Alongside this, there are special events happening regularly such as the fireworks display, abbey concerts, and flower shows.

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12:00 am
Summer Music festival – Saturday 19th August With live music from Alex & Jacques, The Scoundrels, Rock Choir & The Shakedown Prophets Ed the magician, face painting & outdoor cinema. Seven Stars
seven stars
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
8:00 am
This beautiful service of Holy Communion, using the 1662 Book of Common Prayer, begins at 8.00am every Sunday in the Birinus Chapel. This service includes no hymns, and lasts for approximately 30 minutes.
Dorchester Abbey
Aug 21 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
8:15 am
A prayerful and reflective way to start your day with a short service of Morning Prayer in the Birinus Chapel.
Birinus Chapel
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Experience some wild adventures in this holiday club for 7-11 year olds! Different outdoor activities each day: Monday 21st August: Wild Survival We’ll be building natural shelters, practising our map reading skills and learning lots[...]
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
 
Abbey Guest House
Aug 22 @ 8:15 am – 8:45 am
8:15 am
A prayerful and reflective way to start your day with a short service of Morning Prayer in the Birinus Chapel.
Birinus Chapel

Some more local events happening outside the village

Aug 19 all-day seven stars
Summer Music festival – Saturday 19th August With live music from Alex & Jacques, The Scoundrels, Rock Choir & The Shakedown Prophets Ed the magician, face painting & outdoor cinema. Seven Stars
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm
Experience some wild adventures in this holiday club for 7-11 year olds! Different outdoor activities each day: Monday 21st August: Wild Survival We’ll be building natural shelters, practising our map reading skills and learning lots[...]
Sep 3 all-day
The Rotary Dragon Boat Festival is a well-established annual event organised by The Rotary Club of Abingdon Vesper. It is a charity fund raising event based on Dragon Boat Racing and is held on the[...]
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am
The Earth Trust 10K is back! Can you take on the challenge of the Clumps?
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am
A 1km race around the Wittenham Clumps! Please register online and bring a donation on the day
Sep 16 – Sep 17 all-day
150 acres packed with enjoyment for all ages! It’s the ‘have a go’ show- a whole range of hands-on experiences with expert guidance… you can build a den, learn to thatch… milk a cow… ride[...]
Sep 17 all-day
The Great Antique and Vintage Car Boot Fair at Stonor returns on Sunday 28 May after two fantastic days in 2016 and one in 2017.  With a  high standard of antique and vintage wares, it[...]
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