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Sportacular at The Oracle

Introducing Sportacular – home to the summer’s best sporting events with the best seats in town. We’re transforming The Riverside into the ultimate sports hub – featuring a huge big screen, comfortable tiered seating, and unmissable LIVE sport coverage. It’s the prime spot to see sporting history unfold in Reading.

Celebrate every dramatic point of the tennis, every gold medal of the Olympics and every incredible moment in the Paralympics – plus we’ll be announcing more big events throughout the summer. So come on down to cheer on your favourite heroes and get ready to witness history – and leave with memories that will last a lifetime.

Have a look at what’s on below and book a free ticket to be the first to hear about any special announcements.

Get a free ticket to let us know you’re coming.

Good to know: You don't need a ticket to attend the event. Tickets are free but do not guarantee a seat. As a ticket holder, you'll be the first to receive the latest event updates, exclusive screenings, and special guest announcements. Take a look at what's on below. We look forward to seeing you there.

Wimbledon: 1 July - 14 July

Feel the buzz of Wimbledon closer to home. Enjoy each serve and volley from the comfort of chic deck chairs set against Reading’s stunning backdrop.


Olympics: 26 July - 11 August

Root for the British athletes as they go for gold at the Olympics and witness history together. Cheer on every race, jump and medal won with the best atmosphere in town.

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Paralympics: 28 August - 8 September

Be inspired by the extraordinary athletes at the Paralympics. Celebrate their incredible feats and witness the impossible become possible.


Don’t miss out

Planning to join us to witness sporting history? Whether you’re drawn to the nail-biting intensity of the Wimbledon Finals or the electric atmosphere of the Olympic opening ceremony, be sure to get here early to snag the best view at The Oracle.

We love it when the community comes together. So come on down and celebrate these history-defining moments with friends and fans alike – it really is Sportacular.