Your October social calendar sorted
Sunday Scramble, 6 October
This event encourages historic motoring enthusiasts to get involved and bring their pre-1990 vehicle to join the eclectic display. From commercials to motorcycles, pre-War, veterans and modern classics, the mix is astonishing and ever changing.
Maverick Invo-8 Original Oxfordshire Trail Race, 12 October
Back for another year, the series season finale sets off three brand new trail running routes from the 850-years old Manor House of Stonor Park. All three routes weave through the estate and beautiful surroundings of the Chilterns.
Maurizio Cattelan until 27 October
Blenheim Palace welcome iconic artworks by famed Italian Conceptual artist Maurizio Cattelan throughout the interiors and exteriors of the Palace. This is his first solo exhibition in the UK in twenty years and will feature new works on display.
World Gin & Tonic Day
Taste locally-crafted gins created by the Oxford Artisan Distillery (TOAD), including our very own Ashmolean Gin inspired by our collections and made with exotic jara lemon, rose, jasmine and Middle-Eastern and Asian spices.
Autumn Trees Walk & Afternoon Tea, 20 October
Do you love misty mornings and the tantalising smell of wood smoke as dusk begins to fall? Join us for a guided walk through the spectacular hidden corners of the gardens and experience the full beauty and colour range of Waddesdon in autumn.
Chocolate Dinner with William Curley, 25 October
Whet your appetite for Curley’s creations with a Champagne reception and delicious savoury canapés followed by a three-course dinner inspired and cooked by Curley with a tutored tasting of chocolate truffles and other cocoa-based treats.