What's on inChesham

Welcome to Chesham

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Chesham

27
NOV
LSDS Lindy Hop Classes
Northwood Methodist Church Hall

Beginners & Intermediate Lindy Hop classes & danceEvery Thursday with dance champ Simon SelmonSuccessfully teaching 1000s of students Lindy Hop since 1986No need to book Just Turn Up Any WeekBeginners welcome every week7.30‐8.30pm Beginners Lindy Hop Class with Simon & Anna8.30‐9pm…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01895 613703
ratingratingratingratingrating
27
NOV
Frank Skinner Man in a Suit
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury on Thursday 27 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Christmas Kingdom at Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

Christmas Kingdom at Mead Open Farm29 November to 24 December Using your Magical Boarding Pass take a wonderful journey to Mead Open Farms Christmas Kingdom All under cover and heated there are plenty of festive attractions to discover including the enchanting festive…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Gerrards Cross Christmas Food Festival
Memorial Centre

Up to 90 exhibitors featuring regionally produced and internationally acclaimed artisan food and drink. This years' Festival is set to be the biggest and best yetThis years Chef Line up:Richard Fox Award winning author and TV ChefAdult and Childrens Theatres includingExperience a…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02476 451355
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Gerrards Cross X-mas
Gerrards Cross Memorial Centre

Up to 90 exhibitors featuring regionally produced and internationally acclaimed artisan food and drink. This years' Festival is set to be the biggest and best yetFeaturing; RICHARD FOXMASTER CLASS AREAFree of Charge to Have a GoOur Master Class Area enables you to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
James Church's Cabaret Night with Ladies GoDiva
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts

Three hilarious West‐End divas will perform their glamorous and highly entertaining show about the quirks of being Ladies‐of‐a‐certain‐age. Ladies GoDiva features Helen Goldwyn Lisa Peace and Katherine Mount who between them have starred in major West‐End musicals such as Les Miserables The…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01628 788997
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Mum2mum Market Sale
The Beacon Centre

MUM2MUM MARKET NEARLY NEW SALE29th NOVEMBER 1‐3PM BEACON CENTRE HA2 0TYJoin us at our next award winning Mum2mum Market Sale our BIG pre‐Christmas eventAre your little ones outgrowing their clothes toys books prams cots etc TOO QUICKLY And you dont know…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Oceana, Watford

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
The Beaconsfield Art Fair
The Beaconsfield School

Friday 28th November ‐ 7pm ‐ 9.30pmSaturday 29th November ‐ 10am ‐ 4pmThe Beaconsfield School PTFA is delighted to invite you and your guests to its 2014 autumn exhibition where all work is for sale.Included at the exhibition will be a diverse…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01753 646875
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Trinity Orchestra Harrow: Brahms Double Concerto
Trinity Church

Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor Op. 102Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind InstrumentsFranck: Symphony in D minorRobin ONeill conductorZsolt‐Tihamr Visontay Philharmonia Concertmaster violinTimothy Walden Philharmonia Principal Cello celloFor booking and other details see the orchestras website.Continuing…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02084 285924
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
NOV
Alan Davies
Watford Colosseum

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
Hansel and Gretel
Harrow Arts Centre

Hunger ‐ gnaws at the stomach like a dog on a bone. If only if only there were a cake a cake as big as a house Sometimes if you want something badly enough it might just happen. But getting what you…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 168989
ratingratingratingratingrating
04
DEC
Cinderella
The Village Centre

Stoke Poges Players are looking forward to their 2014 pantomime which has two very ugly sisters who will do anything to get the Prince to propose to them. They battle each other with their acid tongues and sharp wit and do their…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 677032
ratingratingratingratingrating
04
DEC
Paul Carrack
Watford Colosseum

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Bacon buttie morning
Chesham Swim and Gym

Join us on the first Friday of every month for our bacon buttie morning. Enjoy a bacon sandwich and hot drink as a post swim or workout treat between 6.30am and 10am.…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01494 776975
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
Christmas trail at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

This year Father Christmas has left some small presents around the gardens at Cliveden. Follow his festive trail have a go at the activities on route and pick up little stocking‐filler gifts. Ideal for children aged 4 years and above. …

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
Festive Comedy & Tribute Bands Night
Oceana Watford

14 weeks till Xmas book your Xmas party at oceanawatford and the comedy club now 4 dates of tribute bands & Comedy Saturday 6th December ABSOLUTE LEGENDS Saturday 13th December: VOICE OF THE DECADES Saturday 20th December: ABBA AUTHENTIC Saturday 27th December…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01923 239848
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
The Night Before Christmas
Winston Churchill Theatre

Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house not a creature was stirring not even a mouse...A fine piece of theatre The StageChristmas just as it should be... Brighton ArgusOn the night before Christmas Emily stares out of the window…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 673200
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
DEC
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
The Royal Adelaide Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for Over 30s 40s & 50s. Singles and couples welcome. The fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and join us tonight…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
DEC
42nd Street
Watford Filmhouse

42nd Street 90 mins. Cert U.Hear the beat of those dancing feetYes weve been away but we are back with mince pies mulled wine and this very special film for Christmas. The story is simple enough Julian Marsh Warner…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: Phone07981819686foradvancet ickets
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
DEC
Christmas Craft Fair
Frieth Village Hall

The place to go for something different this Christmas....Get festive with wonderful handmade Christmas stockings cards and crafts....Grab yourself unique gifts for those special people from jewellery to fifties inspired dresses scarves knitted goods and beauty sets....Stock up on your craft collection…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07947 106607
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
DEC
The Jingle Bell Jog & Reindeer Run
Waterend Barn

The Jingle Bell Jog and Reindeer Run are back Join us on Sunday 7 December 2014 to take part in our festive fundraiser and support Rennie Grove Hospice Care. Once again hundreds of Santas and children in reindeer antlers will meet at…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 820740
ratingratingratingratingrating
10
DEC
Footprints
3 Roundwood Avenue,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe exhibition Footprints consists of photographs that have previously been entered into one of our four bi‐monthly photographic competitions each based on an environmental theme. Launched by The…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
ratingratingratingratingrating
11
DEC
LSDS Lindy Hop Classes Northwood
Northwood Methodist Church Hall

Beginners & Intermediate Lindy Hop classes & danceEvery Thursday with dance champ Simon SelmonSuccessfully teaching 1000s of students Lindy Hop since 1986No need to book Just Turn Up Any WeekBeginners welcome every week7.30‐8.30pm Beginners Lindy Hop Class with Simon & Anna8.30‐9pm…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01895 613703
ratingratingratingratingrating
11
DEC
Sleeping Beauty
Compass Theatre

Every childs favourite fairy tale Sleeping Beauty is the classic story of love and magic set to Tchaikovskys sublime score featuring stunning choreography sumptuous costumes and wonderful sets.Formed in 1981 The Russian State Ballet of…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
DEC
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Eric Morecambe Theatre, Harpenden Public Halls

Act One Pantomimes return to Harpenden Public Halls for another laughter‐packed fun‐filled family pantomime.Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs Hi ho hi ho it's off to the panto we go..Mirror mirror on the wall who's the fairest of them all The Wicked…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 767525
ratingratingratingratingrating
13
DEC
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s XMAS PARTY
Harte & Garter Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for Over 30s 40s & 50s. Singles and couples welcome. The festive music and fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
ratingratingratingratingrating
14
DEC
Christmas Fair & Carolfest
Market Square

Add free sparkle fun and entertainment to a dreary Christmas shopping trip as Aylesbury Town Council are excited to bring you a Christmas Fair in the Market Square from 11am until 4pm on Sunday 14th December.This free festive fair for all the…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
ratingratingratingratingrating
17
DEC
The Central Band of the Royal Air Force
Winston Churchill Theatre

The final of three concerts in this years Esprit De Corps series featuring the finest British military bands.All proceeds donated to the Chelsea Pensioners Appeal the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and the RAF Association....also in this series...The Band of the…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01895 637200
ratingratingratingratingrating
19
DEC
Community Pantomime: Jack & the Beanstalk
Harrow Arts Centre

The evil Giant Blunderbore is threatening the village and the princess But Jack only has some silly old beans to help him. Will our hero save the day Find out in our magical pantomime brought to life by talented local people. Featuring…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 168989
ratingratingratingratingrating

Tourist Attractions


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.…

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.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on 01442 840200 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Want more?

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