What's on inAmersham

Welcome to Amersham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Amersham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Amersham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Amersham

23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Hemel Hempstead/Berkham
South Hill Centre

The Hemel Hempstead Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Pippa Gearing. You may know about our mysterious choir flash mobs around the country for Comic Relief our sell‐out performances at venues like the O2 or our hit ITV documentary but at…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
Radlett Art Society presents “Vorx of Hart”
The Radlett Centre

Edward Lears Paintings and WatercoloursA digital lecture by Ann Clement BA FRSAEdward Lear is probably best known for his Nonsense Verses. However he was a prolific artist in watercolour and oil and an indefatigable traveller. Despite serious health problems he travelled further…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01923 859291
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23
OCT
Spooky Arts & Crafts
Spooky Arts & Crafts at Snakes and Ladders

Thursday 23 OctoberSpooky Arts & Crafts at Snakes and LaddersLittle ones can join in a special Arty Crafty session from 11am to 12 noon on Thursday 23rd October with a spooky Halloween theme Get crafty without any mess to clear up at…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01582 660111
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24
OCT
Katherine Ryan
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Crazy Entertainers at Odds Farm Park
Odds Farm Park

Crazy EntertainersDaily Throughout Half Term Week & Every Weekend In NovemberDaily Throughout Half Term Week & Every Weekend In November enjoy the Madness and Mayhem of Odds Farm Parks Crazy Entertainers All included in entry and with several shows daily you wont…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 520188
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25
OCT
Family in the Frame-Art Show
Sunneyhill Barn

Six women from one family will be showing their paintings in a rustic barn. This is a free art show open to all visitors during the October half term. Rich oil paintings are complimented by delicate watercolours. Acrylics and mixed media approaches…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07723 553106
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25
OCT
Hallowe'en trail at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Visit Cliveden during the Autumn half term for a spooktacular Halloween trail.Go along dressed up in you scariest outfit and complete the scary challenges and questions along the trail. Head to the Information Centre to pick up your copy of the trail…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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25
OCT
Neville Staple Band - The Gangsters Tour
The Hat Factory

The Gangsters TourTo celebrate the 35th anniversary of The Specials first single release The Original Rudeboy and Specials frontman Neville Staple will be embarking on a jet set tour with his band throughout October November and December performing an eclectic mix…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01458 210954
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25
OCT
Paul Zerdin
The Radlett Centre

Come and see Paul and friends the cheeky and lovable Sam Albert Baby and a few new tricks up his sleevesThe best ventriloquist Britain has discovered for many years who has mastered the knack of…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Level 42
Watford Colosseum

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
#TheLaughSociety
Harrow Arts Centre

Join us for an interactive topical comedy night hosted by bright young comedian Marlon Davis whose skilful observations bring energy and charm to the stage. Our comedy nights are designed for people who know how to laugh at life and theres no…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 168989
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26
OCT
Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller at Carnegie Hall 19
The Radlett Centre

Pete Longs Goodmen fifteen of them plus singer Joan Viskant have performed Benny Goodmans famous 1938 Carnegie Hall concert twice in recent years to capacity audiences at Radlett. Now they return with their re‐creation of Bennys 1939 Carnegie Hall appearance…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01923 859291
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28
OCT
Hairspray - The Musical
The Theatre Royal Windsor

The Theatre Academy presents an AMATEUR production of the eight‐time Tony Award‐winning musical HAIRSPRAY to Theatre Royal Windsor this OctoberRunning from 28 October ‐ 1 November 2014 at Theatre Royal Windsor Hairspray is a show that guarantees great entertainment for the whole…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 853888
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28
OCT
Kirill Karabits | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

With one of the most celebrated tunes in the world Schubert's famously unfinished' two‐movement Symphony is both beautiful and mysterious; a small masterpiece beloved by performers and audiences alike. Praised for the purity of his lyrical and heartfelt performances Leon McCawley performs…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 717607
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28
OCT
The Snow Queen
The Radlett Centre

Filled with the strange beauty of ice‐cold winter and the warmth of true love this Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale translates perfectly into one of Image Musical Theatres much loved participation musicals. When a boy is tricked and whisked away to the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 019238 591291
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29
OCT
Captain Murderer
The Radlett Centre

Chilling new play based on the marvellously macabre tale by Charles DickensThe well‐to‐do gentleman of the title is a serial wooer but all his brides come to a deliciously sticky end. When he turns his attentions to twin sisters however he…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 859291
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29
OCT
Halloween at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

All the treats and none of the tricks with free half term Halloween entertainment at EdenWednesday 29th October 11am ‐ 4pmThis year on Wednesday 29th October between 11am 4pm Eden Shopping Centre will be hosting a fun filled Halloween day of…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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29
OCT
Learn to Dance - NEW Beginners Jive Classes!
Frieth Village Hall

Do you watch Strictly Come Dancing on a Saturday evening wishing you could move around the dance floor like they do Or thinking That looks like fun Well it is and you can FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners classes Make new…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07947 106607
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29
OCT
Wild Wednesday - nuts and seeds at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Cliveden's last Wild Wednesday of the year. This session will be all about the nuts and seeds that have been produced at Cliveden over the last year. Fun to be had whatever the weather. Suitable for children between 4 and 11 years…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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30
OCT
Des O'Connor
The Radlett Centre

Dont miss this rare opportunity to see a true show business legend live on stage for a wonderful evening of comedy laughter and music.Des OConnor is established as one of the worlds most popular and best loved entertainers. Since landing his first…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 859291
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30
OCT
Free Halloween family Fun
Market Square

Halloween is the only time of year that the children are encouraged to become little monsters if even only for a few hours. Aylesbury Town Council are chilled to bring you an afternoon of free family entertainment in the Market Square…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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30
OCT
Joan Armatrading
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
BUSHEY Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bushey Golf & Country Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 9pm till 1am at Bushey Country Club High Street A411 Bushey Nr…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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31
OCT
Friday Jazz: Anjali Perin
Harrow Arts Center

Anjali Perin is a charismatic jazz singer‐pianist songwriter and arranger whose voice possesses a power and soulfulness that engages you from the first note. With an uncanny ability to communicate with her audience and a versatile voice which easily embraces jazz improvisation…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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31
OCT
Love 4 Garage "Halloween Special"
Que Pasa Watford

Love 4 Garage Halloween SpecialLove 4 garage is back for a super scary Halloween party with nothing but the biggest names from the ukg scene such as the MC CREED the god father to garage This one definitely not to be missed…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07952 336873
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31
OCT
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific music super dance floor great atmosphere friendly people and FREE on‐site car parking. No wonder its…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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31
OCT
Safe Trick or Treating
Riverside Shopping Centre,

Riverside Shopping Centre will be hosting a safe trick or treating event to allow your youngsters the chance to enjoy Halloween in a safe and fun environment. So dress them up in their scariest costume and bring them along to Riverside from…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 474456
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31
OCT
Simon Evans : Leashed
The Radlett Centre

Following two total sell‐out runs at the Edinburgh Festival and a hugely successful UK tour star of C4s Stand Up For The Week Simon Evans hits the road with his critically acclaimed show. Like most men of his age and delusion Simon…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 859291
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31
OCT
Thrill Me Up Friday Presents The Devils Dungeon
Oceana Watford

Tis The Night October 31st A Night for twisted BassPlayed by Satans CursedWill you dare to feel the Devils ScornIn This Deprived night till dawnAll Souls Summonded to The Devils Dungeon Thrilling you up til youre full with great drinks deals including:£2.50…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01923 239848
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01
NOV
Champions Of Magic - Watford Colosseum
Watford Colosseum

Champions Of Magic includes 5 world class award winning entertainers performing everything from stage filling illusions to magic right in the palm of spectators' hands.Join our award winning team of tricksters swindlers and cheats for a spectacular night of mystery youll be…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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Tourist Attractions


Cliveden

Grade I listed garden, extensive woodlands and Italianate mansion. This spectacular estate overlooking the River Thames has a series of gardens, each with its own character, featuring topiary, statuary, water gardens, a formal parterre, Octagon temple, informal vistas, woodland and riverside walks. The present house, the…

The Hellfire Caves

The Caves are an ideal visit for all the family and especially children ‐ their imaginations can be set free. The attraction consists of almost a mile of underground passages with various figures depicting the life and times of the members of the infamous Hellfire Club. …

Bekonscot Model Village

Welcome to Bekonscot Model Village, the world's oldest model village. Bekonscot is different from other model villages; this is an entire miniature kingdom stuck firmly in an idyllic 1930s timewarp. There are six little villages in a 1 acre miniature landscape of farms and fields, castles…

Hughenden Manor

Queen Victoria's trusted prime minister Benjamin Disraeli lived here from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, books and pictures remain in this, his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life in London. There are beautiful walks through the surrounding park and…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Action Kid

Action Kid ‐ Amusement Park in Bushey, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01923818281 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Amersham? See our list of attractions in Amersham, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.