The 8 Best Things to do in Oxford, November 2019
11/10/2019 08:58AM


What cool things are happening in Oxfordshire this November?

If you are looking for the best things to do in Oxfordshire next month, your search can stop now! Royal Oxford Hotel have carefully compiled our list of best things to do in Oxford in November, with a range of fun things to do with family and friends.

Whether you are searching for things to do with kids or things to do for free, our in-depth guide of the 8 best things to do in Oxford in November should stand you in good stead.

Let’s begin…

1. Ghost Fest – Halloween Festival @ Oxford Castle & Prison

What: Immerse yourself in Halloween this Autumn and head down to Oxford Castle and Prison for a guided tour of the haunted castle. The 10th Anniversary Ghost Fest includes spooky tours and family fun events, for kids and adults alike. During your tour, you’ll hear scary stories and even get the chance to see the punishment cells and the well chamber, which guests aren’t usually allowed to see! Ghost Fest also sees a range of other Halloween related events, including potion making, trick or treat and the mystic market, so be sure to head over to their website and book early.

Where: Oxford Castle and Prison, 44-46 Oxford Castle, Oxford OX1 1AY

When: Friday 25th October until Saturday 2nd November, 10am – 8pm

Cost: Various prices



2. Reggaeton Party @ The Bullingdon in Oxford

What: Celebrate all things Reggaeton, with 300+ other Reggaeton lovers in Oxford this November. Strictly Reggaeton music all night with music from Daddy Yankee, J Balvin, Maluma, Ozuna, Bad Bunny, Shakira, Piso 21, Nicky Jam, Don Omar and more. The first event was a total sell out back in June, so The Bullingdon has decided to bring it back. Tickets are selling fast, so be sure to get in quick!

Where: The Bullingdon, 162 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UE

When: Saturday 2nd November, 11pm – 3am (last entry 2am)

Cost: Advance Discount Ticket - £7.00



3. The Roaring 2.0s @ O2 Academy Oxford

What: The 2020s are just around the corner and it’s time to party like the bohemian ancestors of days gone by! The Roaring 2.0s are going to be transforming Oxford’s largest venue into a hedonistic 20s themed event spread over 2 floors featuring burlesque, magicians, electro-swing DJs and more! Enjoy a night of 1920’s entertainment as we prepare to enter the 2020’s in just a couple of months’ time. The Roaring 2.0s at the O2 Academy is sure to be one of the unmissable things to do in Oxford in November!

Where: O2 Academy Oxford, 190 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UE

When: Friday 8th November, 9pm – 2am

Cost: £17.65 - £28.90 ea



4. Bryan Adams Experience / Tribute @ The Northcourt Abingdon United

What: The Bryan Adams Experience is a celebration and tribute to the hit songs and enduring popularity of Bryan Adams, performed by the UK’s top Bryan Adams tribute band. Formed in 1997, the 4-piece band are based in Teesside, England and replicate live performances that can only be surpassed by Bryan Adams himself. Expect all the hits including; Cuts Like a Knife, Summer of 69, Straight From The Heart & of course the massive worldwide hit, I Do It For You.

Where: The Northcourt Abingdon United, Northcourt Road, Abingdon OX14 1PL

When: Friday 8th November, 7:30pm – 11:45pm (last entry 10pm)

Cost: £15.65 (Skiddle)



5. The 90’s Rave Tracksuit and Trance @ The Bullingdon

What: Another of the eagerly anticipated events happening at The Bullingdon in Oxford this November is the 90’s Rave, featuring classic retro house and electro dance music from the 90’s. Pull out your tracksuit, put on your dancing shoes and dance the night away at the ever-popular Bullingdon on Cowley Road.

Where: The Bullingdon, 162 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UE

When: Friday 15th November, 11pm – 3am

Cost: £6-£10 (adv)



6. Professor Green @ O2 Academy Oxford

What: British rapper and household name, Professor Green, is getting back out on the road for his M.O.T.H (‘Matters Of The Heart’) tour. Tickets are still available for this fantastic event and can be purchased through Ticketmaster UK and See Tickets. If you are interested in seeing Professor Green live in Oxford this November and need a place to stay, the Royal Oxford Hotel has a number of affordable rooms available if don’t want to travel home late after the show.

Where: O2 Academy Oxford, 190 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UE

When: Saturday 16th November, 6:30pm – 10pm

Cost: Various prices (starting from £18.50)



7. Stand Up Comedy for Daybreak @ Gosford Hill School

What: A local school is hosting a pop-up stand-up comedy club to raise funds for local dementia charity, Daybreak, organised by Flock Comedy. The evening will consist of 4 stand-up comedians, including Patrick Monahan (winner of the 2011 ITV show, ‘Show me the Funny’), Earl Okin, Marti and Wayne the Weird. All profits from the evening will be donated to Daybreak to help provide extra support and care for people living with dementia.

Where: Gosford Hill School, Oxford Road, Kidlington OX5 2NT

When: Friday 22nd November, 7:45pm – 10:45pm

Cost: £15 - £30



8. Oxford University Wind Orchestra @ University Church, Oxford

What: An evening of exciting and rarely-explored repertoire which includes the UK premier of Jacob Beranek’s Památnik.

Where: St Mary the Virgin, University Church, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ

When: Saturday 30th November, 8pm

Cost: £10/£5 (adv), £12/£6 (otd)



So there, you have it… Our top 8 things to do in Oxford in November.

If you have already started planning your visit to Oxford and need a place to stay, take the time to look for rooms at the Royal Oxford Hotel. Alternatively, take the time to call us on 01865 248432 and one of our friendly team can assist you with your booking.

We look forward to hearing from you soon and hope that you enjoy your visit to Oxford this November, whatever it is you choose to do!

Bye for now!

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