Forthcoming Events

For information about other things going on in and around Abingdon, use some of the web links on our Useful Links page.

Heritage Open Days 2017 – “Made in Abingdon”
Sep 2 – Sep 10 all-day


  • Made in Abingdon – Community FreeSpace 2-9 September
  • Flower Festival – Abbey Buildings 8-10 September
  • St Helen’s Mill and Wharf – Christ’s Hospital Hall 9 September

Talks – 7 – 9 September

Local Brickmaking; History of Morland’s Brewery, History of St Ethelwold’s House

Open Properties, Guildhall Tours and Market Place displays – Saturday 9 September

Heritage Walks – Sunday 10 September

Six guided walks – leaving at 11.00 and 14.00

More information on all of these in our leaflet and at

Flower Festival – “Abingdon then and now”
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm

Come and enjoy a floral walk through Abingdon’s history in the beautiful surroundings of Abingdon Abbey Buildings. They will be decorated with displays depicting various events in Abingdon’s history, from medieval times through to the present day.

Take the opportunity to visit the rest of the Buildings and their gardens.

Beverages and home-made cakes available.