Wake up to Woodstock (WUTW) is a non-profit association of local businesses, with a mission to attract more visitors to the market town of Woodstock, Oxfordshire, UK.

1980s Britain: Money Changes Everything – The Oxfordshire Museum – 15th February to 26th April 

The 1980s Britain was dominated by a single political figure, Margaret Thatcher vowed “to move this country in a new direction”.

Let’s Misbehave – The 1920’s at Blenheim Palace – 15th February – 13th April 2020

A fascinating insight into the heady world of the upper classes in a time of great social, artistic and political change.

Easter Entertainment – Blenheim Palace – 10th to 13th April

Our Pleasure Gardens will transform into an Easter wonderland with lots of interactive experiences, family-friendly activities, Easter trails and shows to enjoy.

Woodstock Society Lectures – April and May

Due to the current COVID-19 government advice the April and May meetings will be postponed.

Blenheim 7K Fun Run – 19th April

Run for fun or support your chosen charity with our 7km run.

Cecily Brown Art Exhibition – Blenheim Palace – 23rd April to 5th July

Made up entirely of new works inspired by the Palace’s collection, the Blenheim Art Foundation will unveil a major solo exhibition by acclaimed British Artist Cecily Brown. 

Jousting Tournament – Blenheim Palace – 2nd to 3rd May

A weekend packed with action and entertainment, with knights on horseback charging in traditional tilt and battling on foot with the mighty mace and quarterstaff!

Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon – 30th to 31st May

We welcome thousands of competitors and spectators every year to the stunning surroundings of Blenheim Palace to take part in one of the most spectacular triathlons in Europe.

Blenheim Palace Food Festival – 23rd to 25th May 2020

We are very excited to welcome back Fantastic Food Festivals to host the sixth annual Blenheim Palace Food Festival.

Woodstock Music Society – Brahm’s Requiem – 30th May

Come and sing with Woodstock Music Society and guest conductor Nicholas Cleobury

Congratulations to Marie Tara Evan (who entered on Instagram) for winning our Woodstock Weekend competition.

Thanks everyone for participating and for sharing, and please look out for another exciting Woodstock Weekend prize draw in a few month’s time!


Wake up to Woodstock - Link to Attractions

Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire and SOFO Museums


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Self catering, B&B, Pubs, Hotels and 4 Star Luxury

Eating & Drinking

Wake up to Woodstock - Link to Eating & Drinking

Pubs, Restaurants, Coffee Shops, Shops & Take Aways


Wake up to Woodstock - Link to Shopping

Art, Clothes, Food & Wine, Furniture, Antiques, Gifts

Health & Beauty

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Beauticians, Hairdressers, Clinics & Therapists


Wake up to Woodstock - Link to Services

Estate Agents, Taxis, Venue Hire, Weddings, Business

The Killingworth Castle

A17th century coaching inn – located just a few miles from Woodstock

Woodstock Designs

Formed in 1981 by Interior Designer and Author Henrietta Spencer-Churchill.

The Macdonald Bear Hotel

13th century coaching inn and one of the finest 4-star hotels in Oxfordshire

Flowers Estate Agents

An independent agent specialising in the selling and letting of property

The Duke of Marlborough

A 4 star rated traditional country inn with open fires, wood beams and a warm welcome for all.

The Marlborough Arms

A luxury bed & breakfast housed in a beautiful 14th Century coaching inn.

Breckon & Breckon Estate Agents

Established in 1947 and operating from six offices in Oxfordshire.

Blenheim Palace

Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill

No5 Park Street

We sell linens, bespoke hats, small furniture, collectables, miniatures, potted plants and much more.

The Crown Woodstock

A grade 2 listed 18th century coaching inn set in the heart of Woodstock

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Let’s wake up to a day when our wonderful independent stores are all open for business again....meanwhile, even if we are remote shopping, we can still support them 🛍🙏🏻 #supportsmallbusiness

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Please stay safe and stay strong, this is a tough time for Woodstock business’s as most are reliant on visitors. We are in this together 💕💕🙏🙏

To coincide with the International Day of the Forest, we donated a mix of home-grown saplings to the Combe Parish Tree Stewards.

A group of volunteers, exercising careful social distancing, planted ... the mix of oak, cherry and beech saplings last Saturday. #intlforestday