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

13
FEB
7-UP Valentunes Special
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture

What better way to tell that special someone you love them than to nip out and play 7 tunes to complete strangersWest Londons infamous club night continues to create a fuss and make a mess. Play the ultimate seven tune set and…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01753 866865
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13
FEB
Buzzwangling bug jars
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: listen to some storytelling from James and the Giant Peach then decorate your own bug jar the perfect place to collect and spy on some insect specimens. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
FEB
Destination presents 99 Souls
Oceana, Watford

All roads lead to Oceana for the biggest Saturday night in HertfordshireChart toppers 99 Souls join us for an exclusive DJ SetFrom hands in the air moments in Icehouse your favourite party and pop in New York Disco to the bump n…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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13
FEB
Dramatisation of Bach's St Matthew Passion
Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Albans

Bachs St Matthew Passion is one of the great masterpieces of Western music. At its heart is a story of the most profound drama ‐ the arrest betrayal condemnation and crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Performances by a huge choir with five soloists…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01727 890290
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13
FEB
Lambing Is Back At Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

This February Half Term the lambs are back at Mead Open Farm Meet all the newborns in the Lamb Nursery and help the farmers bottle feed the older lambs. Plus back for 2016 watch all the lambing action back at home on…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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14
FEB
Miniature insect worlds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: create your own miniature version of James giant peach. Fill a clear sphere with some of your bug creations made out of pipe cleaners and craft materials. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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15
FEB
Animal Antics at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Take a walk on the wild side this half term...Snap up free jungle themed entertainment at Edens Popular Kids Corner attractionJoin Eden High Wycombe for a whole host of Animal Antics this February half term with entertainment for Explorers of every age.From…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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15
FEB
Peach party
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pm.For 5 years: a complete peach of a party One hour of creepy‐crawly party games and prizes. £2 per participant plus Museum entry.We recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give us a call on…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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16
FEB
James’ peachy pots
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 10.15am 11.15am 12.15pm 1.15pm 2.15pm 3.15pm and 4.15pmFor 5 years: make a peachy pot out of clay then decorate it with your favourite characters from James and the Giant Peach. £3.50 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children are welcome…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
FEB
A giant peach of a story with Sandra Agard
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 11.00am 1.00pm and 3.00pm. For 5 years: a wondrous hour with our Centenary Storyteller in Residence Sandra Agard. Sandra has been enthusing audiences for years with a love of books and stories with her dynamic hilarious and heartfelt style. Climb on…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
FEB
The Little Match Girl
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture

A magical and mischievous twist on this well known tale complete with puppetry live music and audience interaction. This is a joyful retelling of a winter classic.It is a frosty winter evening snow litters the ground and the little girl is alone.…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 866865
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18
FEB
Anniversary Peace Classics
Clarendon Muse

Join us for the launch of Peace Hospice Cares special 25th anniversary year. In 2016 we will be celebrating a fantastic milestone of 25 years of Peace Hospice Care and to mark the occasion we will be hosting a special event to…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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18
FEB
Meet the minibeasts
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pm. For 5 years: meet the bug experts from The Natural World Experience. Learn about all the creepy crawlies from James and the Giant Peach and handle the real live little beauties too if you dare £4…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
FEB
Agenda presents Gaz, Bradley and DJ Russke
Oceana, Watford

SetYourAgenda for Oceana every Friday the freshest mix of House RnB and Party across 3 rooms. Theres no bigger way to kick off your weekendGazs Geordie Shore is in Icehouse for a meet n greet S Club 7s Bradley DJs in Disco…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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19
FEB
Here Be Monsters
Harrow Arts Center

Ahoy there young sailors ‐ all aboard to join the villainous Captain Cut‐Throat and his fearsome crewPrepare for a sea‐faring adventure packed full of songs interactive fun and surprises in this exciting brand new stage adaption of the hit childrens book Here…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02084 168989
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19
FEB
Laughing Coyote: Danny Buckler
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture

Danny Buckler and guests come to The Basement Studio for a night of laughter song and merry‐making.The all‐time favourite act of promoters Laughing Coyote there would be noone else to close the first show of 2016. Danny Buckler is a comedian raconteur…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 866865
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19
FEB
Yoga and Mindfulness retreat
St Katharine's

This retreat is an exploration into finding your inner creative selfSt Katharines is very close to London but is a labyrinth of beautiful and peaceful spaces including spaces that will be reserved for silence and contemplation.The programme is diverse and exciting and…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07881 842861
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19
FEB
Sarah Millican
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
FEB
Barry Cryer: Twitter Titters
Barry Cryer: Twitter Titters

In yet another farewell tour Baz returns having been charged with persistent joking and asks for 20 other shows to be taken into consideration. You are the judge and jury. Be merciful to the accused for he merely seeks to bring a…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02084 168989
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20
FEB
James’ marvellous mobiles
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

At 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: make a peachy mobile complete with James insect friends and some fantabulous flying seagulls. £2 per participant plus Museum entry.Both adults and children are welcome to participate. Under 8s will need to be accompanied into…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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20
FEB
Kids Club Cinema: Bill
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture

Shakespeares rise to success has always been something of a mystery to many scholars and historians... until now. Taking inspiration from the Monty Python boys six members of the BBCs Horrible Histories crew share their humerous take on what really happened during…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01753 866865
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20
FEB
run For Chocolate - Windsor
Dorney Lake

Run For Chocolate is a celebration of fitness and wellbeing. Participants of all ages and abilities are able to enjoy the benefits of running along with the reward of a warm and comforting mug of luxury Hot Chocolate.What greater motivation is there…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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20
FEB
The J45s live performance doesn’t fail to get yo
The Five Bells

Large Greene King pub with a big garden and childrens play areaLive music every Friday and Saturday.Nearby Bus Routes 150m305 60…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01753 682193
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20
FEB
Windsor 5km Run
Dorney Lake

Now in its 9th year this is the premier Winter Run Series to take part in.These events are perfect for anyone looking to get fit or take part in their first event. Dorney Lake is the perfect venue for Running Events.100 accurate…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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20
FEB
Windsor Olympic Duathlon
Dorney Lake

The largest and longest running Windsor Duathlon Series from Dorney Lake is back for 2016 and is set to be bigger than ever.With the flattest and fastest route around the Windsor Duathlon attracts over 1800 participants each Winter to sharpen there fitness…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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20
FEB
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
The Harte & Garter 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…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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FEB
Windsor Sprint Duathlon
Dorney Lake

The largest and longest running Windsor Duathlon Series from Dorney Lake is back for 2016 and is set to be bigger than ever.With the flattest and fastest route around the Windsor Duathlon attracts over 1800 participants each Winter to sharpen there fitness…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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21
FEB
Creepy crawly pencil pals
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pm.For 5 years: turn a boring old pencil into an interesting insect Use craft materials to create a new writing friend in the shape of a pencil bug ready to help you write a book worm. £1…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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21
FEB
Wedding Fair
Heatherden Hall @ Pinewood Film Studios

Heatherden Hall is situated right in the heart of Pinewood Studios and is a venue packed full of character with more than a hint of the movies about it. The Wedding Fair has a wide range of local wedding suppliers all…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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24
FEB
Ruby Wax: Frazzled
Harrow Arts Centre

Join Ruby for an intimate workshop style discussion of the ideas explored in her new best‐selling book A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled.Ruby Wax is a much loved US born comedian actor and writer along with being the it girl of mental…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02084 168989
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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.