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

17
AUG
A-Level Results Night
PRYZM, Watford

Whether youre celebrating or commiserating join us at PRYZM this Thursday for Watfords biggest A‐Level Results NightVenue: PRYZM Watford 127 The Parade Watford WD17 1NAPriceprice 1: GBP 6.00Links: Booking: https:go.evvnt.com138089‐0…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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17
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
AUG
Tree-mendous Trees
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join our junk modelling workshop to make one of your own 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…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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18
AUG
BUSHEY 30s to 50sPlus PARTY for Singles & Couples
Bushey Golf & Country Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 50sPlus Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. The parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to dance romance meet new…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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18
AUG
Meet the Minibeasts
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Learn about all the creepy crawlies found in the Great Outdoors and handle the real live little beauties too if you dareEvent detailsTimes: 10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
AUG
Clay Frumpkins
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
AUG
Knock Knock
The Hat Factory Arts Centre

Formerly known as X Marks The Spot. Soul Food Poetrys Knock Knock is a night filled with spoken word artists and a live band set who entertain the audience with their unique powerful and impactful spoken word. Get your tickets early while…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01582 878100
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19
AUG
Not In Notting Hill
SportsAble

Join us for a summer party Notting Hill Carnival style with DJ Papichulo and DJ Glennyboy and the Marley Motown Band.Come and listen to some fantastic live Reggae music enjoy some delicious home cooked Jamaican food plus rum cocktails ‐ and more…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01628 627690
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19
AUG
NSPCC Messathon
Aldenham Country Park

Ready steady messy. Its time to take on Messathon: the messtastic obstacle course.See your little messathletes splatter through mud swoosh along the water slide and scramble over hay bales. Its time to say yes to messSo get the family together get…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02037 729720
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20
AUG
Wondercrump Draw ‘n’ Walk with Sue Pownall
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Sue will help you draw in pencil and colour your own versions of Fantastic Mr Foxs wood and other spots that inspired Roald Dahls stories. Youll end up with a sketch‐story of your walk. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
AUG
Theatre in the Museums: The Curator
Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Written by Teresa Burns and produced by Luton Culture Its not a normal day for our intrepid rule following curator. Join them for the museum tour of a lifetime where everything changes and new mysteries reveal themselves. Can you help solve the…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 878100
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22
AUG
Whifflebird Houses
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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23
AUG
HYPE: Under 18s | Featuring Dom Lever from Love Is
PRYZM, Watford

PRYZM presents the biggest Under 18s clubbing experience inside the M25 with resident DJs playing the best in RnB Hip‐Hop House Dubstep and Commercial all night longTickets are just £10.00Tickets Include:EntryCloakroomUnlimited soft drinksMake sure you follow us on Twitter and Like us…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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24
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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24
AUG
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: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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25
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
AUG
BUSHEY 30s to 50s Plus PARTY for Singles & Couples
Bushey Sports Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bushey Sports Club formerly known as Met Police Sports…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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25
AUG
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: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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26
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
AUG
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: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447506- 563007
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27
AUG
Bank Holiday Sunday DJ Licious
PRYZM, Watford

PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Mark Allan featuring a brand new stage show sound system and luxurious VIP booths including our new three dancefloor booths.Vinyl: The old school favourite A room full of old school pop anthems hosted…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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27
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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27
AUG
The Cassiobury Town and Country Show
Cassiobury Park

The Cassiobury Town and Country Show will be back this year even bigger and better. Whether you be a Country Show fan an avid foodie a dog lover want loads for the kiddies to do love living history or simply want a…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 1728 685302
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27
AUG
The Herts Festivals of Dogs
Cassiobury Park

The Dog Event with something for all four legged friends from Dog Shows with over 20 classes daily to Dogs Have Got Talent Chase the Bunny Have a Go Agility Agility Demonstrations a Main ring and so much more. We cant…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 1728 685302
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28
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
AUG
Theatre in the Museums: The Time Traveller
Wardown House, Museum and Gallery

Written by Teresa Burns and produced by Luton Culture Just a regular every day completely normal tour of the museumor is it A whizz through time with a secretmagical trunk an imaginative guide and a little of your help. Learn and bring…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 878100
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31
AUG
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: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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SEP
An Evening With Peter Andre: My Life Story
Watford Colosseum

Born in England and raised in Australia Peter Andre first rose to fame as a singer during the nineties. Influenced by the soul and dance music of his youth his big break came in 1990 as a contestant on the television talent…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 474100
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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.…

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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.