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.

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Forthcoming events in Chesham

11
DEC
Curious About St Albans
St Albans City Centre

Are you curious about St Albans Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather Take one of our self‐guided walks with a treasure hunt theme looping around the better‐known sights as…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01159 502151
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11
DEC
Curious About Windsor
Windsor Town Centre

Are you curious about Windsor Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather Take one of our self‐guided walks with a treasure hunt theme looping around the better‐known sights as well…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01159 502151
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12
DEC
Words and Music at Christmas with Jeremy Irons*
St Peter’s Church

A programme entwining traditional and contemporary Christmas music with poetry and prose exploring winter Christmas and the joy of bringing a child into the world.To include works by John Rutter Ralph Vaughan Williams and Harold Darke and poetry by Emily Dickinson William…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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15
DEC
Christmas 2017
PRYZM, Watford

What better way to spend your work Christmas party than at the newlyrefurbished PRYZM nightclub where the party doesn’t end until 3:00am.There aren’t any 12:00am curfews and everything is all under one roof.Join us for your meal some entertainment and then head…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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17
DEC
Make a Magical Concoction
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Fun family workshop. Roald Dahl loved the idea that mixtures and medicines had the power to transform from Georges medicine to The Grand High Witchs Formula 86. Decide on the power for your own magical mixture and make a fun version…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
DEC
BUSHEY 30s to 50sPlus CHRISTMAS PARTY
Bushey Sports Club

30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bushey Sports Club formerly known as Met Police Sports Club Aldenham Road B462 Bushey Nr Watford…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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23
DEC
Lea Singers Christmas Concert – FestiveLea
Harpenden Public Hall

A festive evening of uplifting singing popular carols mulled wine and mince pies and a charity Christmas raffle in time for Christmas in support of the Developing World Group which focuses on projects in Africa.Tickets: Adults £15 Under 18s and Students £5Tickets…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 078818 785299
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27
DEC
Dahliciously Dreamy Pillowcases
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Family friendly craft workshop that will have you thinking about dreams and magic in no time Dreams and wishes are in many Roald Dahl stories including BFGs dream bottles and Matildas wish to live with Miss Honey. Find out more then decorate…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
DEC
Transforming Tortoises
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join in with this crackling craft workshop. Re‐create Mr Hoppys attempts to make Mrs Silvers tortoise dreams come true Write your own magic words and make different sized tortoises so that Esio will finally growEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
DEC
Matilda’s Magical Eyes
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Magical Matilda‐themed craft workshop. Find out more about Roald Dahls ideas for Matildas eye power and what it could do then make magical glasses and colourful kaleidoscopes to focus your eye powerEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
DEC
Dahl-ightful Dream Catchers
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Family craft workshops. As well as the BFG catching dreams Roald Dahl made witches balls to keep bad dreams away from his own children. Make your dreams sweet as we make Dream Catchers for your bedtime.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
Just The Tonic's New Year's Eve Special
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

EARLY BIRD TICKETS ONLY £15 ‐ HURRY UPWe offer you the finest in New Years Eve fun. 3 of the finest comedians in the land with an outstanding compere to hold the night together ft Sean Meo Troy Hawke Adam Bloom and…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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31
DEC
Magic and Fun with Auntie Julie
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Enjoy some New Years Eve family magic at the Roald Dahl Museum. Those who dont believe in magic will never find it wrote Roald Dahl. You can find it with us for a magical end to 2017 in this fun‐filled family show.Event…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2017
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848Admission Information:For more info and table bookings e‐mail: partybooker.watfordpryzm.co.uk or call us on: 01923 239 848Dress to impress and ready…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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31
DEC
WINDSOR 30s to 60s NEW YEAR's EVE PARTY
The Harte & Garter Hotel

Come and celebrate the arrival of the New Year with us on Sunday 31st December at this fabulous venue from 9pm till 2am at The Harte & Garter Hotel High Street opposite Castle Windsor SL4 1LJ Excellent DJs playing the…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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21
JAN
Windsor 5km & 10km Run
Dorney Lake

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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21
JAN
Windsor Duathlon - Run Bike Run 2018
Dorney Lake

With the most established Winter Duathlon Series in the UK F3 Events is very proud to deliver the annual Windsor Duathlon Series which celebrated 10 successful years in 2017. These events have sold out for the past 3 years so dont delay…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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27
JAN
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to WatfordFeaturing John Lynn Garrett Millerick Chris Betts and Leo KearseWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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28
JAN
Strictly Come Hospice
Watersmeet Theatre

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01923 335373
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03
FEB
Tenebrae - Russian Choral Treasures
All Saints' Church

Tenebrae are renowned for their performances of Russian choral music and have worked extensively to nurture their own characteristics of passion and precision to deliver a special and heartfelt tribute to the music of these great composers. The concert includes extracts from…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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04
FEB
Cambodia Challenge
Cambodia

Lying in the heart of old Indochina the small country of Cambodia is home to dazzling green rice‐paddies and jungle dotted with temples and ruins villages of thatched stilted houses and small towns where Buddhist temples nestle amongst graceful French colonial buildings.…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01923 335373
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05
FEB
Tasmin Little & Martin Roscoe
Church of St. Peter & St. Paul

One of todays leading international violinists who has performed on every continent in some of the most prestigious venues in the world joins forces with one of the countrys best‐known pianists to explore works from Beethoven to the much‐loved sonata by Cesar…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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07
FEB
Wheel of 4Tunes – Brodsky Quartet
All Saints' Church

The four‐piece programme will be created from a selection of 40 of the Brodsky Quartets favourite pieces by spinning a wheel before each is played. The music will all be kept at the quartets feet throughout the concert and each piece will…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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08
FEB
Academy of Ancient Music & Rowan Pierce (soprano)
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

Joined here by rising star soprano Rowan Pierce they present some of the greatest solo cantatas by Bach alongside two concertos by Vivaldi the Italian composer he admired so deeply to create an irresistible programme of Baroque masterpieces.Programme to include three of…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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08
FEB
Voices Appeared: The Passion of Joan of Arc
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

Condemned unseen in France on its release vili ed by the Catholic authorities and even banned outright in England Carl Theodor Dreyers La Passion de Jeanne dArc 1928 is widely recognised as a silent masterpiece. The award‐winning Orlando Consort have crafted a…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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10
FEB
Mozart: The Garden of Disguises (Opera)
Pipers Corner School, Performing Arts Centre

Seven characters with complicated love lives meet an eighteen‐year‐old composer full of imagination and musical genius. Here the combination of Nina Braziers skilful direction Laura Stan elds highly‐praised design and Eamonn Dougans expert conducting make for a truly stunning evening.The Garden of…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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11
FEB
Muslim Marriage Events London
Royal Nawaab London

Open Event ‐ Open to all agesThe event is acting as an intermediary for people who are seeking marriage partners. The setting is very much open to all individuals to speak with each other. However we will have advisors that will support…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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17
FEB
Windsor Run Bike Run - Duathlon
Dorney Lake

With the most established Winter Duathlon Series in the UK F3 Events is very proud to deliver the annual Windsor Duathlon Series which celebrated 10 successful years in 2017. These events have sold out for the past 3 years so dont delay…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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20
FEB
CX BFSI Exchange
Marriott Heathrow

In February 2018 the Customer Experience Exchange for Banking Financial Services and Insurance CX BFSI will connect 80 C‐level executives and VPsDirectorsHeads of CX Marketing and Digital Strategy from across the industry with a selection of the most innovative solutions and services…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +442073 689484
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25
FEB
Opera International presents an Ellen Kent Product
Wycombe Swan

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre AwardsBack by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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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.