What's on inAston Clinton


Welcome to Aston Clinton

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Aston Clinton as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Aston Clinton

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Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Our Collections team will introduce you to the highlights of the archive.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm and 2.00pmCost: £1 per participant adults and children. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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My Year Calendar
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years.…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Outdoor Theatre: The Secret Garden
Cliveden National Trust

The sour Mary Lennox orphaned in India and sent to live with her uncle on his estate on the North York Moors is finding her feet in a new place. Her stubborn curiosity leads her down a garden path to a locked…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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25
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Birdy Finger Puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

With our friends from the RSPB. Roald Dahl loved to watch the birds from his garden and in the lovely Chilterns countryside. Make bird finger puppets while you find out more about the RSPB and its work. Event detailsTimes: Drop‐in from…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Outdoor Theatre: Pride and Prejudice
Cliveden National Trust

In a social whirlwind of balls dinners and very eligible officers Lizzie Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy stand alone as the only sane people ‐ and they hate each other Or do they Can she see beyond his pride and can he overcome…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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Chocolate Cattypiddlers and Bugs
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pmCost: £4.50 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Stampede 6 'Party Tun Up!'
Hilltop Community Centre

Stampede is a series of gospel club nights where you will be able to sing dance laugh and eat. We will have DJs playing you the best in urban gospel music. Stampede number 6 will be live performances from Shoggy Tosh and…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447506- 563007
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Paw Print Plates
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Biffsquiggling Bug Jars
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years.…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Gloriumptious Guided Trails
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

On our Village Trail youll see some of the local sights along the High Street that inspired Roald Dahl and visit the authors grave at the Church. On the Countryside Trail youll explore slightly further afield and see some of the local…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Tree-mendous Trees
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Will it be the Giraffes tinkle‐tinkle tree or the great tree hiding Mr Foxs den.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Flying Friend Mobiles
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Science-y Seeds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Well plant our own bean seed for you to take home too.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £2 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Allo Allo
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes

Listen very carefully ‐ we shall say ziss only once...Welcome to Rene and Ediths restaurant ‐ but you may have chosen a bad night.Rene has agreed to look after the painting of the Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies in the cellar…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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Buzzwangling Bird Feeders
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Academy Of Ancient Music: Launch Concert 1
All Saints Church

Pavlo Beznosiuk director and violinRachel Brown flute and recorderRachel Beckett fluteAlastair Ross harpsichordBach Brandenburg concerto No. 5 in D major BWV1050Telemann Concerto for recorder and flute in E minorTelemann Suite Burlesque de QuixotteBach Brandenburg…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07943 875640
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Skinny Dip - Get Bare to Care
Diogenes Sun Club

Help to raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care in this unique way by joining the Great British SkinnyDip 2017…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 890222
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Squishy McFluff with Pip Jones
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Today Ava and Squishy are heading to the big country fair. But can an invisible pet win a best in show Mayhem may ensueEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone who attends needs to pay for…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Billy and the Minpins: Quentin Blake Exhibition
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Almost 40 years after his first collaboration with Roald Dahl Quentin Blake was asked to illustrate Billy and the Minpins Roalds last story. This exhibition unites a selection of prints from Quentins brand‐new drawings with extracts copied from Roalds original manuscripts for…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Chiddlers’ Hour: George’s Marvellous Medicine
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Dining Through The Decades - 60s
Wycombe Swan

Get your groove on and dine in style by celebrating the swinging sixties with all the best loved classics from the likes of Dusty Springfield Petula Clark Cilla and The Beatles. Includes three‐course dinner and live music. Venue: Wycombe Swan St Mary…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01494 512000
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Classic Cinema & Culinary Club 2017 Premier Event
The Wormsley Estate

The Classic Cinema & Culinary Clubs 2017 Premier Event presents Rogers & Hammersteins South Pacific this classic cinema masterpiece is regarded as one of the best musicals of all time. Menus have been personally designed by our special guest celebrity chef Jean…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08700 775511
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Woburn Abbey Triathlon
Woburn Abbey

tri for life presents The Woburn Abbey Triathlon set in one of the most spectacular locations in Bedfordshire. One of the UKs most loved triathlons it has become famed for its iconic venue and unrivalled family experience. Highlights of the event include…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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Dream Up a Silly Story
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

In groups well devise a silly story using pictures and props and end with a performance.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Chiddlers’ hour: Fantastic Mr Fox
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Chiddlers’ Hour: The BFG
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Magical Minpins Roald Dahl Day Celebrations
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

See Quentin Blakes new drawings for the book in our Billy and the Minpins exhibition.Enjoy storytelling from Billy and the Minpins.Marvel at some marvellous magic.Join in with drop‐in magical Minpin crafts.Help create a Minpin forest soundscape.Walk through our Minpin forest installation at…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Mentmore Barn Dance
Mentmore Village Green

The traditional Barn Dance is coming back to Mentmore.For 23 years there was a barn dance every year in the village but then 14 years ago they stopped. This year sees the wonderful event return and it will be held in a…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07761 199520
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Mentmore Village Fete
Mentmore Village Green

We are holding a traditional village fete in Mentmore again this year. Mentmore is a beautiful village up on a small hill with lovely views all around and the central village green is a perfect venue for this event. All your favourite…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07761 199520
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Extraordinary Wedding Fair
Hampden House

Hosting only one wedding a week the exclusive Hampden House team has the time and resources to dedicate to the planning and hosting of your Wedding Day. The wedding fair will be offering around 30 of the areas finest wedding suppliers all…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01276 451498
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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,…

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

Leighton Buzzard Railway

The Leighton Buzzard Railway is one of the few narrow‐gauge light railways to survive in England. Built over 85 years ago to transport sand, the line has carried a steam‐hauled passenger train service since 1968, and now houses one of the largest collections of narrow‐gauge locomotives in…

Waddesdon Manor

Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Waddesdon Manor houses one of the finest collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world. The furniture, Savonnerie carpets and Svres porcelain ranks in importance with the Metropolitan Museum in New…

A & M Enterprises

A & M Enterprises ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 423350 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A & M Enterprises golf courseclub.…

Ascott House

'A palace like cottage, the most luxurious and lovely thing I ever saw'. This was how Gladstone's daughter, Mary, described Ascott after a visit in the 1880s. Ascott, as well as being open to the public, has continued to be a family home, just as Anthony de…

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