We are a town that is Alive After Five on Thursday evenings!
There is plenty to do in Guildford Town Centre after 5pm, with a whole host of shops and restaurants staying open late every Thursday.
There's no need to hurry home after work, why not stick around town and combine shopping in the evening with a meal or drinks in one of Guildford's fantastic restaurants or bars or a trip to the theatre or cinema!
Late Night Shopping
The Friary Guildford - Open until 8pm
Marks & Spencer - Open until 8pm
Inn at Home - Open until 7pm
Surrey Homewares - Open until 7pm
New Look - Open until 7pm
TK Maxx - Open until 7pm
Timberland & The North Face - Open until 7pm
Regular Thursday Evening Events
Life Drawing at The Guildford Institute
Pub Quiz at The Three Pigeons
Latin Night at Alley Bar
Don't forget to check out the Guildford Fringe website for info on their full calendar of events, including the month long Guildford Fringe Festival throughout the month of July!
For inspiration on where to go for dinner and a glass of something lovely, check out our eating & drinking directory.
You'll find information about individual events on our events listings.
Did you know that Guildford has Purple Flag status? The Purple Flag – similar to the Blue Flag for beaches – aims to raise the standards and broaden the appeal of town and city centres between the hours of 5.00pm and 5.00am.
Click here for more information.