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

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

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Forthcoming events in Great Missenden

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: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 250615
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09
DEC
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

UNMISSABLE Very popular FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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16
DEC
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s XMAS PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

UNMISSABLE Very popular FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 5.3 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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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: 13.8 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: 0.3 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: 0.3 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: 0.3 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: 0.3 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: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
DEC
WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s NYE PARTY
The Harte & Garter Hotel

Come and celebrate the arrival of the New Year with us at this fabulous venue from 9pm till 2am at The Harte & Garter Hotel High Street opposite Castle Windsor SL4 1LJ Excellent DJs playing the best party sounds &…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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06
JAN
The Rollin Stoned
Tropic At Ruislip

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JAN
Peace Hospice Care Presents: Strictly Come Hospice
Watersmeet Theatre

Like watching Strictly Come Dancing Ever fancied learning to dance yourself How about performing in front of an audience of cheering friends and familyWell this is your opportunity to have your own Strictly experience by taking part in our very own…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 335373
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20
JAN
Game Dinner at the Five Arrows Hotel
Waddesdon Manor

Includes aperitif and canaps on arrival followed by a three course dinner with local game.£40.00 per person. From £175.00 for two adults sharing. A 10 discount voucher from the wine shop will be offered to guests. This offer is only…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 651727
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28
JAN
Scottish Burns Night
Hastoe Village Hall

3 Course Scottish Feast Whiskey Cocktail on arrivalLive Music by Ceili Max and Piper Dave BrooksBlack TieBar Raffle Dancing…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 820732
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17
FEB
Shamanic Woman - Natural, Empowered, Sensitive & A
Loudwater Farm

We use the inspiration of EARTH AIR FIRE and WATER to root us in our natural state of Being. Each element gives us direction and offers a powerful reflection of our inner world.This weekend we focus on EARTH & WATER. Earth ‐…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07915 657569
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19
FEB
Wedding Fair Heatherden Hall in Pinewood Studios
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 happy…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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10
MAR
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
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11
MAR
The Chartridge Lodge Hotel Wedding Fair
Chartridge Lodge Hotel

The manicured gardens featured immediately outside the reception rooms offer you and your guests the ideal location to enjoy drinks and provide the perfect setting for beautiful photographs. All within the tranquillity that comes from being at the heart of the Chilterns…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08003 689366
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21
MAY
Chiltern Hills Vintage Vehicle Rally
Weedon Park

Chiltern Hills Rally Chiltern Hills Vintage Vehicle RallySunday 15th May 2016 22nd RallySunday 21st May 2017 23rd RallySunday 20th May 2018 24th RallySunday 19th May 2019 25th RallyAlways third Sunday in may AnnuallyWeedon Park Weedon Aylesbury Bucks HP22 4NNOver a thousand vehicles…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 1296 681530
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18
JUN
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor

26 years and counting Awarded the BTFs Event of the Year a remarkable seven times the Windsor Triathlon is one of the best Olympic distance triathlons in the UK. The triathlon celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015 and has stood the test…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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15
JUL
Race to the Stones 2017
Field Farm

Now in its fourth year as part of the The Mix and Dixons Carphones partnership places for this tough ultramarathon are limited and selling out fastWith a registration fee of only £20 all participants have a fundraising target of £350.Sign up:http:www.themix.org.ukgetinvolvedeventsrtts2017Take on…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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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.…

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