Events

Monday Night Quiz Night - Every Monday

8 pm - 10 pm/ £1 per person

A fun Monday night quiz designed to flex your brain, and as Mum always says 'its not the winning but the taking part that counts' but maybe you'll be singing 'We Are the Champions' at the end. Prizes include cash and booze.

17th Feb - PHENOMENON

8 pm - 2 am

Join Reading’s Men II Boyz – Jamie Wilcox aka Jaekwon the Chef (Solid Gold Death Star), James Day aka LL Small J (Hello You) and Chris Watt aka LudaChris (Rum n Donuts) – for a night of turtleneck and chain inspired hip hop and R&B from the eighties, nineties and noughties (Kickers and Kangol hats optional).

18th Feb - Heavy Pop w/ Stevie Parker + Febueder

8 pm - 2 am

Bristol-based Stevie Parker delivers a unique take on ambient electronic pop. Supporting the like of, SOAK, GEORGIA, ALEX G and ADAM FRENCH and a show for the famous fashion icon MARKUS LUPFER. Stevie is already turning heads.

19th Feb - Reading Swing Jam

2 pm - 6 pm

Swung over after Swing Jam? We've got just the thing! Join us for a Sunday lunch out or come along for an drink or two - we'll be hanging out, relaxing and dancing all afternoon.

23rd Feb - Perk Acoustic

8 pm - 11 pm

Welcome to Perk Acoustic at The Oakford. After starting out life at Reading University, this night has now grown up and moved further out into the Reading music scene. Its new home is at The Oakford Social Club, and will feature Acoustic acts from around Reading and sometimes further afield. Bands from 8:30 pm.

24th Feb - Whole Lotta Soul

8 pm - 2 am

Whole Lotta Soul does exactly what is says on the tin. A rare groove and vinyl set from the Whitehouse Studio DJs.

25th Feb - Fish Fry

8 pm - 2 am

Jack Hollywood exploring his vinyl collection to play soul, ska, rock n roll and rhythm n blues.

3rd March - Fish Fry

8 pm - 2 am

Bust out your Tamagotchis and your stone washed denim, DJs Zoë Ann and Mary J Bulge are coming to play All the guilty pleasures and nostalgic 90s hits of the greatest decade in the history of the world!

4th March - Crafty Glances

8 pm - 2 am

A Chambossi Soufflé of dancetastic classics from Hip-hop, funk, reggae and soul to 90's, naughties and motown butt-wriggling hits!!

9th March - Perk Acoustic

8 pm - 11 pm

Welcome to Perk Acoustic at The Oakford. After starting out life at Reading University, this night has now grown up and moved further out into the Reading music scene. Its new home is at The Oakford Social Club, and will feature Acoustic acts from around Reading and sometimes further afield.

10th March - Girls To The Front (International Women's Day Special)

8 pm - 2 am

Resident DJ Zoe Anne from the all Girl DJ Collective Frau and our very own Music Is My Boyfriend plays a new night of exclusively female-fronted bands & artists! Genres including riotgrrrl, post punk, surf, pop, Hip Hop, indie, punk, garage, Soul, 60s & RnB - everything from M.I.A to bikini kill. Everything that brings GIRLS TO THE FRONT!!

11th March - Bossaphonik

8 pm - 2 am

DJ Bossaphonik Dan has curated Oxford's unique jazz-world dance event for 12 years, hosting over 100 of the UK's top acts in the field and as well as touring bands. His DJ sets are an uplifting ride through the sweetest jazz-dance and most colourful global beats for pure dancefloor joy! We can expect: Latin Jazz - Brazilica - Latin Hip Hop - Cumbia - Afrobeat - Highlife - Soukous - Gypsy Beats - Balkan Bangers - Middle Eastern Delights - Soul Jazz - Electro Swing - Nu Jazz Bizniz

17th March - PHENOMENON

8 pm - 2 am

Join Reading’s Men II Boyz – Jamie Wilcox aka Jaekwon the Chef (Solid Gold Death Star), James Day aka LL Small J (Hello You) and Chris Watt aka LudaChris (Rum n Donuts) – for a night of turtleneck and chain inspired hip hop and R&B from the eighties, nineties and noughties (Kickers and Kangol hats optional).

18th March - Article Shwifty

8 pm - 2 am

Desperate times call for desperate measures. However the person we wanted to book was unavailable, so instead we have our most photogenic back-up, local DJ Chris Bound in to delight us with his menagerie of musical musings. Join us for a night of all-sorts, pegged together with the strong sense of whimsy, farce and optimism.

19th March - Reading Swing Jam

2 pm - 6 pm

Swung over after Swing Jam? We've got just the thing! Join us for a Sunday lunch out or come along for an drink or two - we'll be hanging out, relaxing and dancing all afternoon.

24th March - Whole Lotta Soul

8 pm - 2 am

The Whitehouse Studio Djs return to play the finest funk and soul to keep your feet tapping, and your hips wanting to move and shake.

25th March - Pelada Wild Single Launch

8 pm - 2 am

Reading's new supergroup, born from the ashes of Violet Class and Tripwires, promote their new single 'Brooklyn'at their launch party at the Oakford Social Club with support coming from The Pin Ups.

31st March - Dance Yourself Clean

8 pm - 2 am

Djs who lean more to the indie dancefloor than the wedding one but that's not to say they won't thrown in the odd curveball to keep you on your toes.