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Things to do in Berkshire this weekend

PUBLISHED: 14:32 18 July 2017 | UPDATED: 14:32 18 July 2017

Donnington Castle by NIL L (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0) via flic.kr/p/nqHuro. Edited with canva.com.

Donnington Castle by NIL L (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0) via flic.kr/p/nqHuro. Edited with canva.com.


Great things to do in Berkshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.

Details of events correct at time of publishing. 

Limehouse Lizzy - Friday 21 July

Norden Farm Centre, Altwood Road, Maidenhead

Limehouse Lizzy keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive, well and dominating stages worldwide.


Stubbings Opera - Friday 21 and Saturday 22 July

Stubbings Estate, Henley Road, Maidenhead

This year two of the most popular operas, The Marriage of Figaro, Mozart (Friday 21 July) and La Bohème, Puccini (Saturday 22 July) will be fully staged with chamber orchestra.


The Pirates of Penzance - Friday 21 July

Theatre Royal Windsor, Thames Street

The Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company are the finest professional performers of G&S to be found anywhere in the world.


A Gamble with Death - Saturday 22 July

Forbury Gardens, Reading

Jack Diamond has been murdered. The ruthless high-roller thought he’d been dealt a winning hand with plans to build a casino on the site of the Abbey Ruins. But last night, his luck ran out.


Craft and Garden Fayre - Saturday 22 July

Church Road, Reading


Open Garden - Sunday 23 July

Farley Hill Place Gardens, Church Road, Farley Hill, Reading

A 4 acre, C18 cottage garden. 1½ acre walled garden with yr-round interest and colour. Well stocked herbaceous borders, large productive vegetable areas with herb garden, dahlia and cutting flower beds. Victorian glasshouse recently renovated and small nursery. Plants, lovely cut flowers and produce for sale.


American Wild West Family Day - Sunday 23 July

Newbury Rugby Club



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