What's on inAshley Green

Welcome to Ashley Green

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ashley Green - 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 Ashley Green to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ashley Green

30
JUL
Wild Wednesdays at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Have some fun outdoor adventures whatever the weather at Cliveden's Wild Wednesday events. Held every Wednesday during the local school holidays there's a different theme for each session and lots of hand on activities to try. Ideal for children ages 4‐11 years.…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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31
JUL
NEW – Goat Agility
Mead Open Farm

These balls of fur can really move NEW for 2014 watch the cheeky goats race take part in their own Agility Show. Can you guess who'll win Mead Open Farm is situated on Stanbridge Road Billington Bedfordshire LU7 9JH. For more…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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31
JUL
The Cowboy Max Show
The Main Hall, Pinner Methodist Church

Cowboy Max is the best whip crackin rope spinnin deputisin cowboy aroundThe Cowboy Max Show is a hoot for all ages with comedy stunts songs and prizes. One lucky audience member will even earn a badge as Cowboy Maxs new deputyYoull cheer…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07977 467869
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01
AUG
For Remembrance: A Commemorative Exhibition
St Albans Cathedral

This commemorative exhibition reflects on St Albans Abbey parish in 1914. The display will explore the lives of those at the heart of the parish at the outbreak of war the tragedies endured and the unique way in which the local community…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01727 860780
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02
AUG
Eden’s Food Fair 2014
Eden Shopping Centre

Get your knife and fork ready as Edens annual Food Fair returns on August 2nd. Sample delicious delights from Edens eateries including Zizzi Nandos Pizza Express Wagamama Yo Sushi Frankie & Bennies and Ranch Burger. Get up close and personal with the…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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03
AUG
For Remembrance: A 'More to Explore' Tour
St Albans Cathedral

A reflective walk through the Cathedral examining the many memorials to the fallen including the Great West Window and the Memorial Chapel itself. Meet at the West End.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01727 860780
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03
AUG
Friendship Day at Snakes and Ladders
Snakes and Ladders Dunstable

To celebrate Friendship Day on 3 August 2014 children can bring their best friend to visit for free with a special 2 for 1 offer. Its always more fun when theres someone to play with Youll need a voucher from facebook. Get…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01528 660111
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07
AUG
Family Discovery Morning: War and Peace
St Albans Cathedral

This trail looks at how conflict and resolution are depicted in the Cathedral from the battles fought by the saints through to the Battle of Hastings the Wars of the Roses and wars fought in the twentieth century. The morning combines an…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01727 860780
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14
AUG
Class A LEVEL RESULTS NIGHT
Oceana Watford

Oceana Presents CLASS A ALEVEL RESULS PARTYSchool maybe over but your Attendance is compulsory Whether youre celebrating or commiserating Join Us For Class A Party With The Subject: KHISSTORYYSpinning you all your favourite Throwback AnthemsMain Arena DJ INTHERIOUS DJ SIRoom 2: DJ…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08452 932874
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14
AUG
Summer-time tree climbing at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy an exciting day in the tree tops at ClivedenEver wondered what it is like to be high up in the tree tops Nows your chance to explore a whole new side of the woodlands with the help of the Great Big…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08442 491895
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17
AUG
Medieval Festival
Manor Farm

The popular medieval festival returns for 2014 with the usual mix of authentic re‐enactments thrilling battles and all manner of medieval curiosities.The headline attraction this year will be the return of the Mounted Jousts on Pinn Meadow.Elsewhere on site you will find...A…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01895 673200
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25
AUG
The stage is yours 2014
The Compass Theatre

A five‐day musical theatre workshop for ages 7 to 14.Spend five days on stage in the auditorium and the studio at Compass Theatre rehearsing songs and dance routines from hit musicals old and new led by skilled tutors and performers of Musical…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 673200
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28
AUG
George’s Marvellous Medicine
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of Roald Dahl's children's classic George's Marvellous Medicine in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Advanced booking required. Book your tickets by calling 0844 249…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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30
AUG
Outdoor theatre at Cliveden – A Midsummer Night
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of the shakespearian classic A Midsummer Night's Dream in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic something fizzy and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Saturday 30 August 7‐9pm gates open 6pmAdults £16.50…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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02
SEP
Lee Mack
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
SEP
NSPCC Celebrity Golf Classic
Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel

Come and take part in the inaugural NSPCC Celebrity Golf Classic and Gala Dinner hosted by some of the all‐dancing all‐twisting Strictly' cast including the wonderful Len Goodman Anton du Beke and Chris Hollins. This is a fantastic opportunity for a round…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02078 252703
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06
SEP
Outdoor theatre at Cliveden – Romeo and Juliet
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of the shakespearian classic Romeo and Juliet in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic something fizzy and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Saturday 6 September 7‐9pm gates open 6pmAdults £16.50 children…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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14
SEP
Car display at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a tantalising line‐up of extra special cars along Clivedens spectaular Grand Avenue. Visit the National Trust gardens and admire some marvellous motors whilst having the opportunity to find out more from their owners.Free after normal admission prices. …

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01628 605069
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14
SEP
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge
Princes Risborough School

The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care returns on Sunday 14 September for its sixth year Join us for our own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part of…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 820740
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the High Wycombe Rock Choir
Performing Arts Studio

The local High Wycombe choir is run by singerpianist Katy Seath. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Katy. Rock Choir…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Beaconsfield Rock Choir
The Beacon Centre

Your friendly local Beaconsfield choir is run by singerpianist Katy Seath. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Beaconsfield Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Luton/Dunstable Rock Ch
Ardley Hill Academy

Your friendly local Dunstable choir is run by Bedfordshire based musician Pippa Gearing. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Dunstable and wider Bedfordshire area.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Watford Rock Choir
St. Lukes Church Hall

The Watford Rock Choir is led by local musician Abigail Harris. The choir is for all ages and all the local Hertfordshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible events like the 20000 seat O2 Arena and Guinness…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
The Producers
The Compass Theatre

Down‐on‐his‐luck theatrical producer Max Bialystock is forced to romance rich old ladies to finance his efforts.When timid accountant Leo Bloom reviews Maxs accounting books the two hit upon a way to make a fortune by producing a sure‐fire flop.The play which is…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 673200
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Amersham Rock Choir
Main Hall - Dr Challoners High School

The Amersham Rock Choir is led by choir leader Pippa Gearing. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides unrivalled opportunities to sing live. Members of Rock Choir have had the…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Gerrards Cross Rock Cho
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

The Gerrards Cross Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Katy Seath. The Gerrards Cross branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Gerrards Cross community causes and events our nearby Rock Choir…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the St Albans Rock Choir
United Reformed Church

Your local St. Albans choir is run by singing teacher Abigail Harris. Its our privilege to take a minute to tell you about our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
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: 5.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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20
SEP
Pilates Retreat at Spa Illuminata Danesfield House
Danesfield House Hotel and Spa

Rejuvenate your body and mind in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside with a Pilates Retreat at Spa Illuminata Danesfield House. The weekend retreat will take place on Saturday 20th ‐ Sunday 21st September 2014.The Pilates Retreat includes 3 varied classes of Pilates with…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01628 891010
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24
SEP
Music in Bloom: Gala Preview Evening
St Albans Cathedral

As part of St Albans Flower Festival: Music in Bloom join us for a special evening of celebration to open the Festival.See our magnificent Cathedral bursting with vibrant floral displays at their very best themed on over 140 music titles of…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01727 860780
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Tourist Attractions


Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Over 600 acres of parkland set in the Chiltern Hills makes this one of Europe's largest conservation parks. Animals to see include tigers, elephants, rhinos, giraffes, bears, hippos, przewalski's wild horse, crocodiles, flamingos, buffalo, camels, cheetahs, goats, wolves, mongoose, red panda, pere david's deer, chinese water deer,…

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…

Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

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.…

Adeyfield Adventure Playground

Adeyfield Adventure Playground ‐ Amusement Park in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01442242852 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 Ashley Green? See our list of attractions in Ashley Green, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.