The Good Time Guide Weekly
Looking for things to do in Surrey? Look no further than your ever trusty TGTG Weekly.Find out what treats lie in wait this week.
24th March / Everywhere
Taking place at 8:30pm on Saturday 24 March, Earth Hour will help to raise awareness of how our actions are damaging the planet. We are living beyond our means and we are only beginning to realise the scale of our impact. Climate change is having a negative impact on wildlife, oceans are being suffocated by plastic and the forests and wild places that animals called home are being destroyed. Make a pledge to the planet and switch it off this March.
For more information visit wwf.org.uk
Do Not Pass Go: Board Games Night
19th March / The Boileroom, Guildford
Roll a dice and get a six, take 3 steps back and do the splits! Get your gang and bowl on over to The Boileroom this Monday for their fabulous new night, Do Not Pass Go: Board Games Night. Peruse and play classic and contemporary table top adventures as you compete against your fellow board game brothers and sisters.
For more information visit theboileroom.net
Haslemere Players Present: The Full Monty
20th – 24th March / Haslemere Hall
Join the Haslemere Players for a night of naughty as they present the musical stage adaptation of the hit 1997 film The Full Monty. This charismatic and endearing show follows the lives of six unemployed mill workers, of all ages and stages in life. They are low on cash and job prospects and, having seen their wives’ get excited over a local performance of the infamous Chippendales, decide to present their own musical strip show at a local working men’s club. Book your tickets today for an entertaining night in Haslemere.
For more information visit haslemerehall.co.uk
A Spoonful of Sherman
21st March / Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
Enjoy a Spoonful of Sherman at this fantastic family night out at Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford this week. A compelling musical stage show for all the family, celebrating the life and music of multi award-winning Disney songwriters The Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Jungle Book, Winnie the Pooh), Tin Pan Alley songwriter Al Sherman (writer for artists including Frank Sinatra, Billie Holliday and Ella Fitzgerald), and present day composer, Robert J. Sherman. Come with us on a journey through the songbook of your childhood!
For more information visit yvonne-arnaud.co.uk
Now Here’s A Funny Story
22nd March / Camberley Theatre
Head for Camberley Theatre this March and relive the magic of the Music Hall. Presented in a modern cabaret format, Now Here’s A Funny Story, is a jaunty romp through the history of the Golden Age of Music Hall. From the supper rooms of the 1840’s to the eventual decline of the Music Hall at the end of The Great War, get a glimpse of entertainment from the Late Victoria and Edwardian eras.
For more information visit camberleytheatre.co.uk
Cilla - The Musical
20th – 24th March / New Victoria Theatre, Woking
Visit the New Victoria Theatre in Woking and celebrate one of Britain’s most well-loved entertainers in Cilla - The Musical. This heart-warming musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed hit ITV television series by Bafta Award winner, Jeff Pope, tells the extraordinary story of the teenage girl from Liverpool whose teenage dreams of stardom lead to her becoming one of Britain’s best-loved entertainers of all time.
For more information visit atgtickets.com
Love Wine Guildford
24th March / The Guildhall, Guildford
Love Wine, the one-day festival for wine lovers, is coming to Guildford this week. With over 200 wines to try, plus some gins, wine accessories and more, Love Wine promises to be a hit with Surrey’s wine lovers. Wines at the event come from near and far – local Surrey producers Albury Vineyard, Denbies, Greyfriars Vineyard and High Clandon will all be there, alongside Bolney Estate from Sussex. Visitors will also have the chance to taste wines from around the globe, from California to Moldova and from Austria to Argentina. The strong stuff also gets a look-in, with Dorking-based The Gin Kitchen, plus Palmer’s Gin and The Cotswolds Distillery on hand to sample their gin and other spirits.
For more information visit lovewinefest.co.uk
Brooklands Mini Day
25th March / Brooklands Museum
Mad about your Mini? All types of Mini are invited to Brooklands Museum for the annual Mini Day Event in celebration of this mighty machine. From the oldest to the newest, catch some true automotive classics in action on Test Hill. In addition there will be a number of stands selling memorabilia, parts and spares.
For more information visit brooklandsmuseum.com
Art on a Postcard at The Other Art Fair
The fantastic Art on a Postcard event returns this March, taking place at The Other Art Fair held at Victoria House in London. Promising an eclectic range of artworks, bid, win and bag yourself a unique piece of art on a postcard, penned and painted by some world renowned artists. Bid blind and only know of the artist after your successful bid. Your auctioneers for the day will be Surrey’s very own Ewbank’s Auction House so if you can’t get to London, simply visit the Ewbank’s website, browse the work and submit your bid. Easy.
For more information visit ewbanksauctions.co.uk