What's on inEmerson Valley

Welcome to Emerson Valley

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Emerson Valley as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Emerson Valley

26
AUG
Best of British Night Out
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

SPECIAL OFFER: 25 Off August Events:Book the Best of British Night Out online today and enjoy 25 OffJoin us for the Best of British music played by one of the finest six‐piece live bands around.Youll be dancing all night to the non‐stop…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 084540 01406*
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27
AUG
Grab Your Sombrero, The Chilli Festival is back at
Frosts Garden Centre, Woburn Sands

Packed with live music salsa dancing lessons over 40 delicious food and drink exhibitors free sampling special offers and of course the infamous Chilli Eating Contest with £100 Frosts voucher up for grabs this is one weekend youll want to taco the…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08009 549484
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27
AUG
Live in the Park – Part of Parklife Weekend
Vale Park

This great day out for all ages is enhanced with free traditional fun‐fair rides inflatables family entertainment and the introduction of a Community Involvement Area where you will be able to have a go at a wide range of games crafts and…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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27
AUG
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderworld Xscape

Mandy KnightA stream of priceless gems The GuardianA true dame of British stand‐up Mandy Knight was the first female to compere The Comedy Store and many other previously men only bastions. A fully trained classical actress she initially chose stand up to…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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28
AUG
ABBA Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun with this fabulous ABBA Tribute group. You can dance the night away to some of their greatest hits including Mamma Mia Waterloo and Dancing Queen along with many more show stopping numbers.The Show…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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28
AUG
Proms in the Park – Part of Parklife Weekend
Vale Park

Aylesbury Concert Band with soloists Alison Langer and Lawrence Thackery will delight you at this typically English outdoor concert. Bring your Union Jack flags rugs picnics friends and family to enjoy the mix of traditional and contemporary arrangements. This year we celebrate…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01296 425678
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30
AUG
Rockin' Reptiles
Camp MK Venues

As well as 3 trips every week including swimming and adventure park theres a new and exciting theme every week Explore the magnificent world of scaly slithery snappy reptiles like never before and have fun while you do with Camp MK from…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 209210
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30
AUG
Wellies in the Wetlands
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Another chance to join us on a guided tour of the Wetlands Nature Reserve. Discover what animals and birds live in the secret parts of the Reserve and find out what changes through the seasons. On this two hour event well be…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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02
SEP
Flame Celebration
Vale Park

2016 marks the second occasion that the Paralympic Flame starts its official journey to the host city from Stoke Mandeville Stadium the birth place of the Paralympic movement.To celebrate our areas unique link to this international sporting occasion the town will be…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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02
SEP
Trapeze Music Presents... ADAM NORSWORTHY full ban
The Stables

In April 2016 Trapeze Music released the new solo album Rainbird by Adam Norsworthy. Well known to lovers of live music especially blues as the leader of the successful hardworking band The Mustangs who have been a popular act on the bills…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01380 728000
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03
SEP
Alderton Arts Festival
St Margarets Church

Alderton Arts Festival and Plays on The Mount 3 and 4 September 2016The 40th annual Alderton Arts Festival incorporating the annual outdoor plays on The Mount takes place Saturday and Sunday 3 and 4 September. All of the proceeds will be split…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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03
SEP
Chilli Festival 2016
Waddesdon Manor

Turn up the heat with Waddesdon Manors Chilli Festival. Celebrating its 10th year this September it promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Taking place in the Manor Gardens in the beautiful Aviary glade there will be lots of food…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 653226
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04
SEP
Forest Family Fun Day
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

£5 Parking free entry.Join us to help raise money for the Forest of Marston Vale in our biggest fundraising event of the yearChildrens favourite Peppa Pig will be here The cheeky little piggy will be making personal appearances at 10.30am…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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09
SEP
Night at the Movies
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Come along to our musical tribute and have fun with an all singing all dancing movie extravaganza featuring songs from some of the greatest movies ever made.With songs from all your favourites including Mamma Mia Dirty Dancing Grease Saturday Night Fever and…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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10
SEP
An Evening Rothschild Classics from Bordeaux
Waddesdon Manor

To conclude the three crucial stages of a vineyards calendar year we are celebrating Vendange the Harvest of Grapes with a weekend of wonderful events showcasing Rothschild classic Bordeaux wines.The wine cellars boast the largest private collection of Chteau Lafite outside the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 653226
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10
SEP
Autumn Migrants Bird Walk
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

An informative bird walk officially part of Bedfordshire Walking Festival 2016 giving a chance to see and hear the early autumn migrants in the millennium Country Park while no one else is around on a crisp autumn morning run by the…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01234 767037
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10
SEP
Heritage Open Days
Aylesbury Town Centre

Heritage Open Days are a fantastic not‐to‐be‐missed opportunity to get behind the closed doors to some of Aylesburys oldest and most fascinating buildings. With many local companies and organisations getting involved.Visitors can discover the hidden history behind Judges Lodgings Crown Court…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 425678
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10
SEP
Village at War
The Canal Museum

A canal village goes back to the 1940s. Stoke Bruerne in Northamptonshire steps back in time to WW2 with Living History Groups from all around the UK tanks military vehicles a fly‐past by the Battle of Britain memorial flight live music…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01604 862229
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10
SEP
WoBurner at the Woburn Abbey Triathlon
Woburn Abbey

First up for those attempting the WoBurner is a 1900m lake swim held in the beautiful grounds of Woburn Abbey with crowds able to gather round and cheer on friends and family. For those making the step up from an Olympic distance…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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11
SEP
An Tasting of Rothschild Classics from Bordeaux
Waddesdon Manor

To conclude the three crucial stages of a vineyards calendar year we are celebrating Vendange the Harvest of Grapes with a weekend of wonderful events showcasing Rothschild classic Bordeaux wines.This informal tasting will include Grand Cru wines from Pauillac and Sauternes alongside…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 653226
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SEP
Tudor Fayre
Bucks County Museum

Visit our silk and embroidery expert to learn about Tudor clothes. Or let the Spice Trader tickle your nostrils. Maybe youd like to find out about some horrible Tudor histories including how to rid headlice and smallpox ‐ its not pretty but…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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18
SEP
Farmers' Market
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Local produce fresh and handmade from a variety of stallholders. Free entry. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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23
SEP
Jersey Boys Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Join us for one of the most entertaining shows currently selling out theatres nationwide let us take you on a musical journey through the hits of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and the Jersey Boys celebrating the greatest hits form the…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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23
SEP
Rothschild Wine Dinner
The Five Arrows Hotel

Your evening will commence with a glass of Barons de Rothschild Champagne and canapes followed by an exceptional four course dinner with carefully selected wines to accompany each course. The main course will be complemented by a Grand Cru Classe Pauillac…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 653226
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24
SEP
Spooky Sprint Waddesdon Manor
Waddesdon Manor

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprint a spine‐tingling different race A run in the dark with only a head torch to light your way which will test your nerve as well as your fitness. Its so good its…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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02
OCT
Sunday Stroll
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

A light guided stroll around the Park led by our volunteers. A chance to ask questions learn a bit about the Park and get some fresh air. No need to book just turn up and meet at the Forest Centre Reception.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01234 767037
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05
OCT
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Leighton Buzzard Golf Club

Our briefing and networking events in Leighton Buzzard are on the first Wednesday of every other month. We would be delighted if you could join us.In collaboration with OM&M Solicitors.Event Format10.00‐10.30 ‐ Arrival & networking10.30‐11.15 ‐ Guest speakerJenny Fenton Quadrant LettingsLocal property…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01869 322261
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07
OCT
80's Party Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Remember going to see Dirty Dancing or Back To The Future The 80s Party Band are a live and very lively band all dressed in completely over‐the‐top 1980s costumes who will take you right back to those times.They play all the great…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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08
OCT
Introduction to Rothschild Wine
Waddesdon Manor

The tasting will focus on the diversity of the Rothschild range and encompasses a broad spectrum of styles and grape varieties Bordeaux to New Zealand from dry to sweet. There will be an informative introduction to Rothschild history prior to the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01296 653226
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09
OCT
A Taste of the Wild
Waddesdon Manor

Learn about seasonal wild foods; how to forage for and cook edible plants seeds nuts flowers and funghi. A picnic lunch and two course supper is included.Supper MenuRoast haunch of venison with foraged wild foodsA dessert themed around Waddesdons wild food Vegetarian…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 653226
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Tourist Attractions


Woburn Safari Park

For a day packed with animal encounters and wonderful wildlife, visit Woburn with over 80 species of animals including lions, tigers and bears. Today, it is an award winning attraction which makes a valuable contribution to conservation. Most of all, it is a place where families can enjoy…

Claydon House

The extraordinary architecture of Claydon House includes extravagant rococo and chinoiserie decoration. Features of the house include the unique Chinese Room and parquetry Grand Stairs. In continuous occupation by the Verney family for over 380 years, the house has mementoes of their relation Florence Nightingale, who…

Leighton Buzzard Railway

The Leighton Buzzard Railway is one of the few narrow‐gauge light railways to survive in England. Built over 85 years ago to transport sand, the line has carried a steam‐hauled passenger train service since 1968, and now houses one of the largest collections of narrow‐gauge locomotives in…

Abbey Hill Golf Centre

Abbey Hill Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562566 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Abbey Hill Golf Club

Abbey Hill Golf Club ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562408 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Aqua Safe Swim School

Swimming pool at Aqua Safe Swim School in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on 01908 318899 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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