Bampton Events

Bampton is a very busy village with a lot going on. Key events are the Great Annual Shirt Race and Morris Dancing Day during the Spring Bank Holiday (last Monday in May) the Bampton Classical Opera concert in July the Donkey Derby in August and to round off the year the Mummers on Christmas Eve.

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Donkey Derby

Bank Holiday, Monday 28th August, run by the SPAJERS, this takes place at Sandfords Field, starting at 2pm. Apart from the donkey races – where the jockeys are all children – there are stalls selling all sorts of bric-a-brac, and there’s skittles, Aunt Sally, crockery smashing etc. A great day out!