By / 8th January, 2018 / Entertainment / Off

There are lots of exciting things happening in Reading and the surrounding areas in 2018. We have selected our top picks for the next 6 months so you can put the dates in your diaries. From live shows to racing at Ascot, 2018 looks like it’s going to be a fun year! So if you looking for a budget hotel Reading with a range different room option from single rooms to 3 bed flat rooms to cater for shorty or long stays.

January 2018

Faith – The George Michael Legacy

It’s time to join the celebration of the life of one of the world’s most successful male artists – selling over 100 million records worldwide in a spellbinding spectacle of his songs.

“Don’t accept imitations, Faith – The George Michael Legacy features international George Michael tribute artist Wayne Dilks together with his incredible 7 piece band and backing singers. A musical journey of 35 years of hit records from Wham to George’s solo career, the show and production are based upon the George Michael 25 live tour. This show uses actual video footage from the 25 live tour displayed on a unique video wall.

Celebrate George Michael’s life at the Hexagon Theatre on January 19th at 8pm

Book your tickets now

February 2018

High Flyer – Murder Mystery supper evening

If you like murder mysteries then you will enjoy this murder mystery written by Carol Vockins, set in a circus can you work out who the murderer is…

Saturday February 10th 2018 7:45 pm – 10:00 pm

Shinfield Players Theatre –

March 2018

Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse

Plan your perfect day at Berkshire’s most prestigious two-day bridal exhibition, Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 10-11 March, which will bring together more than 90 of the region’s finest wedding suppliers under one roof from venues to bridal designers, cake-makers to stationers and photographers to florists.

Choreographed catwalk shows taking place, showcasing a selection of the latest bridal fashions, live music on the café stage, a champagne bar to lend even more sparkle.

The racecourse is only a short drive from Reading.

April 2018

Banff Mountain Film Festival

As part of the mountain film festival you can experience an extraordinary collection of short films from the mountain film festival. It’s time to be inspired and follow the most incredible adventures, you will experience adrenaline packed action sports.
To book your tickets:

May 2018

Royal Berkshire 10k and Family Race

A short distance from our hotel. A great event for all the family. You can take part in the Mini Mile family run, the whole family can run together. Or you can join the 3K family run which is suitable for adults and older children. Last but not least is the Super Fast 10K Race the roads will be closed and you will run along a rural scenic route.

June 2018

Royal Ascot is known as the most prestigious event in the racing calendar. Not only is it the biggest racing event of the year it is the perfect place to see celebrities, royalty and some classy outfits. Royal Ascot takes place on the 19th – 23rd of June don’t forget to wear your fancy hats!

The photograph was taken at Hillingdon Prince Hotel in June 2017. Our guests were off to Ascot to have some fun!

Ladies Day at Ascot 2017 - staying at hillingdon prince hotel in Reading, UK

For more information and to book your tickets: