Here is a calendar of the main events building up to this year's Regatta & Elegant Picnic:-





Saturday 19th March 2016

Event entries & ticket sales day

Also ticket sales for the live music and fish & chip supper evening at the Sonning Club

 10am to 12 noon

Pearson Hall, Sonning

Tuesday 24th & Thursday 26th May 2016 Sonning Regatta Practise Sessions 6pm until 8pmHenley Sailing Club in Wargrave

Saturday 28th May 2016

Sonning Regatta 

Live music and fish and chip supper

12 noon to 6pm 

7pm until late

Oxfordshire banks of the Thames opposite the Bluecoat boat house (ferry available)

The Sonning Club, Pearson Road

Sunday 29th & Monday 30th May 2016 

Village Scarecrows

Cherished car display

 10am to 5pm

11am to 4.30pm

Dotted around the village - follow the trail map available on the day at various points                

Old Forge Yard, Rearson Road


Saturday 9th July 2016


Garden open for picnic gazebo set up 

Elegant picnic


2pm - 5pm 

7.30pm to 12.30am


Bishop's Close, Sonning

Sunday 10th July 2016

Garden open for picnic gazebo take down & clearance

10am - 11am

Bishop's Close, Sonning