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

06
DEC
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

10.00am to 11.00am For 0 to 3 years: 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books.£3 PER CHILDWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give us…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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07
DEC
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Leighton Buzzard Golf Club

To celebrate the coming holiday season the December LBBBN will play host to the Clark Howes and Osborne Morris and Morgan Big Quiz of the Year. With a few prizes up for grabs and a prize draw to win a Christmas hamper…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01869 322261
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09
DEC
Christmas Party Nights
PRYZM, Watford

PRYZM invites you to join us for our Christmas Party Nights The ideal solution for those with a smaller group who still want to throw a big Christmas celebration our parties include a 3 course sit down dinner with entertainment from a…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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09
DEC
Dick Whittington
Compass Theatre

This years purrrrfect pantomime paved with gold is the magical tale of Dick Whittington.Join Dick and his feline friend Tommy on his fun‐filled quest for fame and fortune. Will he defeat the evil rats to win the hand of lovely Alice and…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 250615
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09
DEC
Fridays
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Jamie G featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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09
DEC
Just The Tonic's Christmas Comedy Special
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

The most indulgent Christmas party you could imagineGet your Christmas jumper on and grab your mates for a hilarious night of Comedy Festive cheer and Amazing food & Drink.All tickets include a side‐splitting lineup of comedians including Adam Bloom Darius Davies…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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10
DEC
Chocolate decorating
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.15am 12.15pm 1.45pm 2.45pm and 3.45pm For 4 years: channel your inner Willy Wonka and decorate delumptious chocolate bar £4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by an adult however youll just…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
DEC
Saturdays
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Mark Allan featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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11
DEC
Miniature Minpin finger puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: welcome to the miniature world of the Minpins Create a glove puppet of trees and birds and Minpins to keep your hands cosy with Roald Dahls magical story.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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16
DEC
BUSHEY Over 30s 40s & 50s XMAS PARTY
Bushey Sports Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s 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…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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16
DEC
Death at Downtown Abbey
Wycombe Swan

Join Earl and Lady Corky and not forgetting the caustic Aunt Petunia as they open their doors for a delightful afternoon tea in the gardens. But who will end up face first in the fountain or toes up in the topiary A…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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17
DEC
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm For 8 years: a unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts.£1 PER PERSON ADULTS AND CHILDREN PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
DEC
Sekhem Level 1 - Certification
Harrow

If you are looking to increase your reportoire of Healing Certifications or have decided you want to learn alternative healing therapies then this may just be the course for you.Sekhem similar toTheta or Reikiworks to harmonize and balance all aspects of a…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07737 012417
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17
DEC
Strictly Come Killing
Wycombe Swan

Therell be glamorous dancers hunky celebs and ditsy co‐star Floss.But suddenly theres a blood curling scream and its not because of Bruces jokes..a dead body appears and its quite literally murder on the dance floorTicket Includes: Glass of Prosecco on arrival Murder…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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18
DEC
Phizz-whizzing Christmas extravaganza!
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm and 2.00pm For 4 years: join us for a phizz‐whizzing Christmas party with magic and games storytelling and singing and a jumpsquiffling amount of fun£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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18
DEC
Shapeshifter - Seminar
Harrow

In this workshop we will work closely with your spirit animal and merge on the astral with that energy and travel as this animal to more fully understand the lessons and strengths it brings us and how we can integrate its knowledge…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07737 012417
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19
DEC
Andy Williams' Christmas Extravaganza starring The
Watford Colosseum

Due to overwhelming public demand and to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year Tony Denton Promotions are proud to announce the return of the Andy Williams Christmas Extravaganza for the second year running starring THE OSMONDS.Sing along to your favourite…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 474100
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19
DEC
The Andy Williams Christmas Extravaganza
Colosseum

Due to overwhelming public demand and to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year Tony Denton Promotions are proud to announce the return of the Andy Williams Christmas Extravaganza for the second year running starring THE OSMONDS. This dazzling must‐see holiday…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01923 571102
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22
DEC
Mini Minpin storybooks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 6 years: what adventures and magic will you get up to over the Christmas holidays Create your own diddly storybook to record your adventures.£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
DEC
Santa's Little Helper
Harrow Arts Center

A happy festive family show full of the magic of Christmas Young Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years old far too old to believe in Santa But Albert is in for a big surprise. For as he sleeps on Christmas Eve…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02037 737161
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23
DEC
Crodscolloping Christmas cups
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: for crodscolloping hot chocolate or maybe even frobscottle decorate your own Christmas mug to sip your favourite drink from.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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23
DEC
Lea Singers Christmas Carol Concert - FestiveLea!
Harpenden Public Halls

Our annual festive evening of uplifting carols mulled wine mince pies and a charity raffle in aid of Rennie Grove Hospice Care Charity No. 1140386.Local composer lyricist and musical director Tim Sutton is our guest conductor this year and will tell The…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07881- 785299
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23
DEC
SLOUGH Over 30s 40s & 50s XMAS PARTY
The Pinewood Hotel

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. These parties are THE place for Over 30s 40s…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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27
DEC
Mucky Minpins and monsters
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: join us for a messy clay workshop Listen to and extract from The Minpins then use clay to build your own Minpin tree or a fire‐breathing monster.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
DEC
Buckswashling printed bags
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: join artist Ruby Runnalls Palmer for a printing workshop. Learn about Roald Dahls magical Minpin forest then using leaves twigs and your imagination print and embellish your own forest scene onto a canvas bag.£4 PER…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
DEC
Little Billy’s bird houses
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: the birds who save the Minpins and Little Billy from the Red‐Hot Smoke‐Belching Gruncher‐monster need happy homes to live in. Join us to decorate your very own birdhouse to bring some magic to your garden.£3…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
DEC
Gruncher masks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm For 4 years: no one knows what the Red‐Hot Smoke‐Belching Gruncher looks like because of all the red‐hot smoke But join us to make your very own monster mask using your imagination and Roald Dahls clues.£3 PER PARTICIPANT…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
Crackling New Year party
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm and 2.00pm For 4 years: classic party games and storytelling with prizes to be won£2 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will need to be accompanied into the workshop room by an adult however youll just pay for those wanting to…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2016
PRYZM, Watford

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Mark Allan featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve Comedy And Party - Watford
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

Just the Tonics New Years Eve Comedy Show and PartyCome and see the New Year in with one of the best comedy line ups in the country including Christian Rilley Andrew Bird Alistair Williams and Jim SmallmanHeres what your ticket gets you:Sit…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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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.