10 Things To Do In Oxford: February 2023
February is almost here, and there is lots more than love and romance going on in Oxford in the coming month!
With Spring rolling round the corner we’ve rounded up a selection of the best activities in Oxford and the surrounding county, with a line-up of 10 things you might like, to make the most of the final chapter of Winter…
Here’s the Independent Oxford guide for what to do in Oxfordshire: February 2023.
Sarah Wiseman Gallery presents On the Shoulders of Giants: Mychael Barratt Solo Exhibition
Initially drawing inspiration from the ‘Giant Heads’ found at the Sheldonian Theatre, Mychael is returning once again to Oxford, to explore the city’s unusual and varied past.
Visitors can expect to see brand new works that take inspiration from Alice, possibly Oxford’s most famous fictional character; Mychael has also made work in response to the Oxford Dodo.
21 January – 18 February
The triumphant return of Cassels at Modern Art Oxford
Divine Schism brings you an all ages show not to be missed. Cassels return, one year on from the release of their triumphant, brilliant album A Gut Feeling, which they’ll be playing in full in the basement of Modern Art Oxford.
The night will be stacked with local noise too, with post hardcore outfit Sinews and post-grunge duo And What opening the night.
4th February 19:30
Find full details here!
Get your taste buds tingling at The Chester’s wine tasting
Go on a journey of zest and excitement as you taste 8 wines and feast on delicious canapes, finishing the evening perfectly with a cheeseboard.
You even get to take your favourite bottle home to enjoy at a later date.
12th February 19:00 – 22:00
Spaces are limited so book now!
01865 790 438
Head to the Old Fire Station for a high energy show not to be missed
Fresh from Live at The Apollo, A League of Their Own, Mock The Week, and The Last Leg, Best Newcomer nominee Maisie Adam is back with her new show ‘Buzzed’.
Rammed with witty observations, high-octane energy and some right good jokes. This high-energy show promises to be better than whatever else you had planned.
23rd February 20:00
Get your tickets now!
Dance like nobody is watching at Every Body Studio
Dance for everybody With Becky is going to be a fun and energetic 60-minute dance-fitness class designed to lift our mood and build confidence. Nothing to learn, simply follow along as they blast all the favourite feel-good tunes.
Dancing to our favourite song can completely change how we feel, lifting our mood and getting us out of our busy brains.
Go and shake off your week and put a smile on your face.
11th February 17:30 – 18:30
Head to their website for full details and to book!
Mastering Mayurasana with Alessandro Gozzi
Head to YogaVenue for a fun workshop, suitable for all levels, exploring the family of peacock/mayurasana arm balances.
Arm balances bring together a number of elements in a yoga practice and require not only the physical body but also the mind to engage to help support and lift and hold you, they are also a lot of fun!
Working through the stages and the building blocks to help you work towards these poses. You will develop an understanding of the balance required for strength, flexibility and technique.
4th February 14:00 – 16:00
Sign up now!
Learn to knit with Oxford Yarn Store
This class is an ideal introduction to the basic skills needed to turn you into a new knitter.
No previous experience is required and you will be able to knit yourself a scarf by the end of the class.
12th February 11:15 – 14:15
Book to start your knitting journey now!
Get creative with a day of mosaic artwork at The Maker Space
Join this mixed ability workshop for a day of mosaic making.
Suitable for a complete beginner looking to start your first mosaic or a more advanced artist looking for help with a current project this session is suitable for you.
25th February 10:00
OWC X TABLE 13: VEGAN WINE & CANAPÉS – PART III
It’s time for round three! Oxford Wine Company have teamed up, once again, with Georgia Gallacher of Table 13 to bring you another evening of delicious vegan wines paired with award winning vegan canapés.
24th February 19:30 – 21:30
Find out full details and book now!
Marketing with a Mission Masterclass: Purpose Driven PR
Join Rosie Jacobs and Annabel Lee at the Old Fire Station for an introduction to PR for purpose driven businesses.
The 4th of 5 Marketing Masterclasses explores how PR is a powerful tool not only for promotion but also sharing your message and delivering your mission. Learn what PR is (and isn’t) and how you can use it to reach your target audience and help you achieve your purpose.
9th February 10:00 – 12:30
Find out full details here!
Community Craft Evening at Flo’s
A social evening of crafting with company.
Bring your own project to finish and share ideas over a pot of tea and some delicious cake.
If you enjoy crafts and have a project to work on, come along!
It is a great way to meet fellow crafters.
Bring your sewing, knitting, paper folding, rock painting, drawing… the list is endless.
9th February 19:15 – 21:15
Head to our events page to see what else is happening in the indie network.
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