Forthcoming Events in Headington area

Regular Events & meetings

Headington Market

This is now held near the top of New High Street every Saturday from 10am to 2pm


These are held in parish halls and community centres

Swap Shops
  • Orinoco: check opening days here
Oxford Brookes University

Check the events designated for Everyone here

Ruskin College, Dunstan Road

Ruskin Theatre Platforms

What's on at Headington Theatre

See under External Shows here

What's on at Headington churches

See the Churches Together in Headington events page

Public Lectures at the Biomedical Research Centre

John Radcliffe Hospital. List here

Jogging/walking groups in Bury Knowle Park

Silver Joggers: gentle jogging (meet inside Bury Knowle Park main gate Thursdays)
Two groups: regular runners at 9.30am and new starters at 10.30am

Health Walks
Meet at Headington Library, Fridays at 10am

Headington Clubs and Organizations

For clubs and groups for both adults and children which hold regular meetings, see separate page

Headington U3A: online programme of talks

Calendar of regular events in Headington
Things to do outdoors
Photographs of past Headington events

including the Headington Festival, Golden and Diamond Jubilees, and the Boxing Day Mummers


For more up-to-the-minute information,
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Forthcoming Events 2019

Sat 20 Jul 2019

Light the Night 10-mile Oxford City Walk

This fundraising event for Sobell House starts in Bury Knowle Park with neon lights, fire shows, and light displays

Wed 31 Jul 2019

East Area Planning Committee

Town Hall at 6pm. Agenda appears here about a week before the meeting.

Mon 5 Aug 2019

Friends of Lye Valley AGM and talk

St Francis's Church Hall, Hollow Way
7.00 for a 7.15pm start

Rod D'Ayala (who has constructed the “leaky dams” along the Lye Brook and is an expert on reptiles and amphibians) will reveal the secrets of the “burial mounds” on the Churchill Field.

Fri 6, Sat 7, Sun 8 September 2019

Headington Beer Festival

Mason's Arms, Headington Quarry

Sat 14 & Sun 15 September 2019

Oxford Open Doors

Open buildings in Headington and elsewhere in Oxford organized by the Oxford Preservation Trust


Get Your Event Advertised

(1) On this webpage

Please send details by email if you would like your event listed here.

(2) In Headington Occasional magazine

This is a new independent magazine for Headington:

(3) On Community Notice Boards

The Community notice boards section of the Oxford City Council website tells you where to send your posters for every board in the city, including those in the central Headington shopping centre.