Things to See & Do

What’s on in Walton

With its monthly farmers markets at the Heart, live music performances in the town’s independent pubs and bars, through to exhibitions and theatre at the Riverhouse Barn, there’s always plenty going on in Walton.

The town’s varied mix of pubs and bars have always got something on the agenda, from live musicians at the weekends to cosy pub quizzes. Need somewhere to watch the football or the rugby? Walton’s definitely got you covered. Just grab a pint and settle in. Live productions more your thing? We’ve got that too. Riverhouse Barn play host to an outstanding mix of theatre, comedy and music events and even art exhibitions.

Take a look at what’s coming up.

Michael Blann: Art of Mountains

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

The Riverhouse Barn is pleased to present 'Art of Mountains', a solo exhibition of work from his acclaimed book 'Mountains: Epic Cycling Climbs' Photographed over a period of 5 years, Michael explored the iconic mountain ranges of Europe capturing the highest peaks and roads which ... Read More

Free

Walton Farmers Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Quality food, local produce, fine crafts and great street food, the Walton Farmers Market takes place every first Saturday of the month in the outdoor mall of the Heart Shopping Centre. Organised by Surrey Markets, the Walton Farmers Market is all about fantastic food and ... Read More

The Comedy of Errors – Scoot Theatre Shakespeare Double Bill

Riverhouse Barn Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Join Scoot at The Riverhouse Barn for our outdoor, family-friendly, sixty-minute productions of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ and ‘The Comedy of Errors’! Touring the South East, six actor-musicians present two of Shakespeare’s favourite comedies, with a Scoot ‘spin’! Whether you’re 5 or 105, a Shakespeare ... Read More

£8 – £35

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Scoot Shakespeare Double Bill

Riverhouse Barn Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Join Scoot at The Riverhouse Barn for our outdoor, family-friendly, sixty-minute productions of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ and ‘The Comedy of Errors’! Touring the South East, six actor-musicians present two of Shakespeare’s favourite comedies, with a Scoot ‘spin’! Whether you’re 5 or 105, a Shakespeare ... Read More

£8 – £35

Ember Big Band – Alfresco at Riverhouse

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Ember Big Band is based in Elmbridge and has a wide repertoire ranging from classic swing standards through Sinatra and Buble to modern Latin and funk.   The line-up of 17 musicians comprises alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, trumpets, trombones, bass, guitar, piano and drums - ... Read More

£10

Walton Folk – Ellie Gowers

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Ellie Gowers has been making an impression wherever she lands. Her music embeds a fierce energy that echoes the 60’s folk revival scene and she is known to hold pride of place on stage with her strong and lucent vocals. Her songs are built from ... Read More

£13

Riverhouse JazzFest 2021

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Riverhouse is thrilled to present our Outdoor Summer JazzFest! Join us for a great day - we have a fantastic line-up of Jazz luminaries for you: 1pm - Jim Mullen Organ Trio Jim Mullen is a multi-award winning guitarist with a unique jazz style and ... Read More

£10 – £30

Walton Farmers Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Offering quality food, local produce, fine crafts and great street food, the Walton Farmers Market takes place every first Saturday of the month in the outdoor mall of the Heart Shopping Centre.

The Surrey Chilli Festival

Walton on Thames Cricket Club Ashley Park Ave, Walton-on-Thames

A huge choice of food & drink stalls with hot and spicy chillies rearing their heads for a guest appearance. Live music, a hearty helping of comedy from the Chilli Comedy Club and a fun filled kids zone make the Surrey Chilli Festival a great ... Read More

Walton Folk Festival 2021

WALTON FOLK FESTIVAL returns for a third year with another astonishing lineup showcasing the very best of folk, roots and acoustic music. Joining this amazing list of acts, we are thrilled to announce that BBC2 Radio2 Folk Award winners THE TRIALS OF CATO will be ... Read More

£30

Jump the Gun – Live at The George Inn

Playing live at The George, Jump The Gun are a well-established, 5-piece Brit-Pop, Mod, Punk, New Wave & Indie Guitar cover band bringing you all the classics from bands such as Oasis, Blur, Paul Weller, Stereophonics, Ocean Colour Scene, Kaiser Chiefs, Primal Scream, The Jam, The Who, The Clash and many others from the era.

Free

One Great Day at The Heart

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

On Sunday 12th September, The Heart will be hosting a Family Fun Day which will be jam-packed full of fun family activities all helping to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital and local charity, Momentum.

£3 – £10

Walton Heritage Festival

On Saturday 18 September, Walton will celebrate its annual Heritage Day with a community event for all to enjoy including abseiling off the church Bell Tower, self-guided heritage trails, lots of family entertainment, and a duck race on the Thames!

Walton Vegan Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Mindfully curated by Ethical Vegan Events, the market showcases a fantastic range of local independent, ethical, vegan-friendly traders and artisans including hot food and drinks, sweet treats, skincare, produce, gifts and more.

MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies…Kind Of

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

present the world’s premier nerd-culture comedy double-act, The Just Us League, with their smash hit show MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies…Kind Of

£14

Walton Farmers Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Offering quality food, local produce, fine crafts and great street food, the Walton Farmers Market takes place every first Saturday of the month in the outdoor mall of the Heart Shopping Centre.

Dan Walsh – Walton Folk

Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames

Describing what Dan does is no easy task, but at the heart of it, it is British, Irish and American folk music delivered with a healthy dose of funky grooves – all performed with his unique and dazzling take on clawhammer style banjo - helping to challenge all preconceptions about the instrument.

£13

Walton Vegan Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Mindfully curated by Ethical Vegan Events, the market showcases a fantastic range of local independent, ethical, vegan-friendly traders and artisans including hot food and drinks, sweet treats, skincare, produce, gifts and more.

Half Term Tricks & Treats

Head into Walton town centre on Thursday 28 October for a whole day of hocus pocus to keep the kids entertained with magic shows, craft workshops, free face painting and more.

Walton Farmers Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Offering quality food, local produce, fine crafts and great street food, the Walton Farmers Market takes place every first Saturday of the month in the outdoor mall of the Heart Shopping Centre.

Walton Vegan Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Mindfully curated by Ethical Vegan Events, the market showcases a fantastic range of local independent, ethical, vegan-friendly traders and artisans including hot food and drinks, sweet treats, skincare, produce, gifts and more.

Walton Christmas Fair

High Street, Walton-on-Thames High Street, Walton-on-Thames

On Saturday 20 November, we’re kicking off the festive season with a Christmas Fair in Walton town centre.

Walton Farmers Market

The Heart Shopping Centre New Zealand Avenue, Walton-on-Thames

Offering quality food, local produce, fine crafts and great street food, the Walton Farmers Market takes place every first Saturday of the month in the outdoor mall of the Heart Shopping Centre.