What's on inGreat Missenden


Welcome to Great Missenden

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

Tourist information Great Missenden

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Great Missenden as a visitor or a resident.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Great Missenden

24
SEP
Colour Blast: The Scramble 2017
Penn House Estate

Rennie Grove Hospice Cares most vibrant event Colour Blast: The Scramble is set to return to the stunning surroundings of the Penn House Estate Amersham on Sunday 24 September. This exciting event is proudly sponsored by Origin Global. After an energetic…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
SEP
Absolute Bowie
Tropic At Ruislip

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 072256
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
SEP
Bucks Pottery and Sculpture Society monthly meetin
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk and demonstration by Hilary Audus. Having spent her entire working life involved in the animation industry she was co‐writer and director of The Snowman and The Snowdog Hilary sees her interest…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01844 342355
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
SEP
Chiddlers’ hour: The Giraffe and the Pelly and M
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating
29
SEP
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

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. These parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to dance romance meet new…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
ratingratingratingratingrating
30
SEP
JUMBLE SALE
St Anne's Church Hall

OLD FASHIONED JUMBLE SALEPlease come and join us to find bargains galore at our old fashioned Jumble Sale on Saturday 30th September 2017 at St Annes Church Hall Wendover HP22 6JGBesides the bargains there will be Homemade cakes & refreshments…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07486 941640
ratingratingratingratingrating
30
SEP
Steam Gala
Leighton Buzzard Railway

On the weekend of 30 September and 1 October the Leighton Buzzard Railway will celebrate 50 years since the initial formal meeting held in October 1967 which led to the formation of the preservation society.A special train service will be in operation…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 373888
ratingratingratingratingrating
30
SEP
The Major: Woodland Warfare
Black Park Country Park

TIME: Regular waves starting from 09:15VENUE: Black Park Country Park Black Park Road Slough SL3 6DSMy award‐winning Major Series obstacle course runs have been recced and redrawn for this autumn ‐ with a brand new twist and a brand NEW LOCATION for…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: Seew ebsite
ratingratingratingratingrating
01
OCT
Carolyn Sampson, ‘Fleurs’: Launch Concert 2
St Mary’s Church

Whats in a name That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.Purcell Britten Sweeter than rosesSchumann Meine RoseSchumann Rselein RseleinQuilter Damask rosesBritten The Nightingale and the RoseGounod Le temps des…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07943 875640
ratingratingratingratingrating
01
OCT
Phizz-whizzing Puppets
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: suitable for 4 years. Under…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating
02
OCT
Henley Literary Festival
The Kenton Theatre

The 2017 festival takes place at venues across Henley‐on‐Thames from October 2nd‐8th with 150 talks Q&As and performances for adults and children. Were excited to announce the first 10 events with many more to be announced in the coming monthsFrom politics we…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01491 572436
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
OCT
Chiddlers’ hour: Charlie and the Chocolate Facto
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
OCT
Henning Wehn
Wycombe Swan

After his last show tackled those well‐known staples of light entertainment that are the British obsession with home ownership and the self‐serving nature of most fundraising efforts this time Hennings having an unbiased look at immigration. He also wonders if generally speaking…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
ratingratingratingratingrating
06
OCT
UXBRIDGE 30s to 50sPlus PARTY (Launch)
Uxbridge Sports & Cricket 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 Uxbridge Sports & Cricket Club Gatting Way off…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
OCT
Apple Weekend at Cliveden National Trust
Cliveden National Trust

Visit Cliveden during apple weekend and explore the trail sample cider and take part in apple‐themed activities in the Round Gardens Orchard. As possibly the only surviving circular fruit garden in the UK the Orchard is currently being restored to its previous…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
OCT
Awesome Animation
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

What new adventures will you take Matilda on Maybe shell meet up with Willy Wonka Work together as a family to make the extraordinary happenEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
OCT
Bollywood Night
SportsAble

Join us for a fun‐packed night of everything Bollywood Music decor saris a dancing demonstration plus a tutorial that is perfect for beginners. A great night out with friends Sat 7th October 7pm‐lateIncludes a delicious three‐course Indian feast and wine on the…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01628 594482
ratingratingratingratingrating
07
OCT
CHA Comedy Night
Chiltern Hills Academy

Come for an evening of fun and laughs from four great comedians. Mark Dolan ‐ comedian broadcaster and writer. Olaf Falafel a surrealist comedian and illustrator Swedens 8th funniest stand‐up comedian Nick Page apparently got into comedy for a bet…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
08
OCT
Windsor Half Marathon Trail Run
Alexandra Gardens

Due to demand & following the hugely successful Royal Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run we are excited to announce the NEW Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run taking place this October.We are able to put on this event in an iconic…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
ratingratingratingratingrating
08
OCT
Windsor Marathon Trail Run
Alexandra Gardens

We are able to put on this event in an iconic setting which takes runners past the historical sites of Windsor Boveney Lock Bray Dorney Maidenhead and Eton finishing with Windsor Castle in front of youThiseventpromises to be a memorable experience with…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
ratingratingratingratingrating
13
OCT
Laughing Chili Comedy Club
Macdonald Hotel Windsor

October 13th sees Laughing Chili back in Windsor for our regular night of comedy. Join another four fantastic acts at the Macdonald Hotel for a night of fun & laughter.Sharp observation and wry wit mingled effortlessly with a gentle & confident rapport…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
ratingratingratingratingrating
13
OCT
Tom Stade
Wycombe Swan

Canadian stand‐up comedian Tom Stade is a regular at the annual Edinburgh Festival and has also appeared on TV shows including Stand Up For The Week The World Stands Up and The Comedy Store. …

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
OCT
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 1.00pm 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:…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating
15
OCT
Windsor 5km & 10km Run
Dorney Lake

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
ratingratingratingratingrating
15
OCT
Windsor Duathlon - Run Bike Run
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: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
ratingratingratingratingrating
15
OCT
Windsor Half Marathon Run
Dorney Lake

The race takes place on very flat smooth tarmac roads and paths ‐ completely traffic free comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times. This event at Dorney Lake is…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
ratingratingratingratingrating
17
OCT
David Starkey Henry VIII: The First Brexiteer
Wycombe Swan

Henry VIII is the only king whose shape you remember and the decisions he took still reverberate today. The Reformation is the first Brexit; his ministers devised the doctrine of parliamentary sovereignty and his tumultuous personal life pitted religion against politics as…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01494 552260
ratingratingratingratingrating
18
OCT
Dominic Kirwan In Concert With Lisa Stanley
Wycombe Swan

Firmly established as one of Irelands greatest ever entertainers Dominic Kirwan hits the road with a brand‐new show. Accompanying Dominic will be Lisa Stanley one of Irelands top female vocalists and star of Keep It Countrys The Lisa Stanley Show. Mixed with…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 512000
ratingratingratingratingrating
18
OCT
Midge Ure, The Christians, Altered Images feat Cla
Wycombe Swan

With millions of albums sales and iconic hits plus over 30 years perfecting their craft performing to audiences at sold out stadiums intimate unplugged sets and everything in between this authentic 80s triple‐header is not to be missed with absolute hits that…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 512000
ratingratingratingratingrating
20
OCT
Chiddlers’ hour: Esio Trot
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.Type of workshop: storytelling songs games…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
ratingratingratingratingrating

Tourist Attractions


Cliveden

Grade I listed garden, extensive woodlands and Italianate mansion. This spectacular estate overlooking the River Thames has a series of gardens, each with its own character, featuring topiary, statuary, water gardens, a formal parterre, Octagon temple, informal vistas, woodland and riverside walks. The present house, the…

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 & M Enterprises

A & M Enterprises ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 423350 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A & M Enterprises golf courseclub.…

Ashridge Golf Club

Ashridge Golf Club ‐ golf course in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01442 842379 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ashridge Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Want more?

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