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

24
JUL
A Journey Through Gin
Danesfield House Hotel and Spa

Danesfield House is calling all gin connoisseurs to join them on Thursday 24 July 2014 for a Gin Tasting Evening with Drink Expert Joel Harrison plus three course dinner and tasting session.The evening commences at 7pm with a Gin & Tonic on…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01628 897607
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24
JUL
Musical Mysteries
The Compass Theatre

Pastiche Musical Theatre present their annual charity fund‐raising summer show: An evening of musical mystery song and dance from the West End Broadway and Hollywood.There will be something for the whole family big set piece numbers from your favourite musicals to solos…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
JUL
Summer Circus Spectacular
Odds Farm Park

Daily 24 July to 2 September 2014Roll Up Roll Up Every day over the Summer Holidays enjoy the fun and excitement of the Charles Chipperfield Circus at Odd Farm Park Inside the Big Top marvel at the spectacular human acts…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 520188
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26
JUL
Buckinghamshire Family History Society Open Day
The Grange School

Buckinghamshires major family history event will have something for everyone ‐ whether you are a beginner or an experienced researcher ‐ and wherever your ancestors came from. The Society's research facilities will be available including our Names Database over 5 million names…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

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26
JUL
Dancing Dogs at Riverside!
Riverside Shopping Centre,

Riverside Shopping Centre in Hemel Hempstead is hosting Richard Curtis and his amazing Dancing Dogs on Saturday 26th July. Richard is a multiple award winning Crufts Champion and is well known for performing with his dogs on BBC and ITV. His unique…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01444 474456
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28
JUL
Get up and go Summer courses for children
st georges school

SPORTS COURSEChildren will take part in a variety of different sporting & fitness activities from dodgeball to football swimming and much more The week is led by professional sports coaches who will encourage the children to improve sports skills become a good…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUL
Wild Wednesdays at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Have some fun outdoor adventures whatever the weather at Cliveden's Wild Wednesday events. Held every Wednesday during the local school holidays there's a different theme for each session and lots of hand on activities to try. Ideal for children ages 4‐11 years.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 605069
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31
JUL
NEW – Goat Agility
Mead Open Farm

These balls of fur can really move NEW for 2014 watch the cheeky goats race take part in their own Agility Show. Can you guess who'll win Mead Open Farm is situated on Stanbridge Road Billington Bedfordshire LU7 9JH. For more…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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06
AUG
Performance
Bray House,

Performance was conceived early in 2012 as British excitement grew in anticipation of hosting the Olympics. Local sporting events were photographed as communities played their part in preparing for the Games. Other photographers concentrated on artistic events from dance and theatre…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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10
AUG
French Brothers Boats Steamboat Tea Cruise
French Brothers Boats Windsor

An amazing event on board one of our beautiful genuine steamboats. Perfect to celebrate a special occasion or as a gift for a loved one.Enjoy the finest of traditional cream teas on the finest of genuine Victorian steam vessels as you cruise…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01753 851900
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14
AUG
Summer-time tree climbing at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy an exciting day in the tree tops at ClivedenEver wondered what it is like to be high up in the tree tops Nows your chance to explore a whole new side of the woodlands with the help of the Great Big…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08442 491895
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16
AUG
French Brothers Boats Windsor - Riverboat Shuffle
French Brothers Boats - Windsor

This amazing night on the Thames in Windsor will suit all smaller groups looking to celebrate this summer.Party nights have finally arrived. This amazing night on the Thames in Windsor will suit all smaller groups looking to celebrate this summer. Suitable for…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01753 851900
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17
AUG
Medieval Festival
Manor Farm

The popular medieval festival returns for 2014 with the usual mix of authentic re‐enactments thrilling battles and all manner of medieval curiosities.The headline attraction this year will be the return of the Mounted Jousts on Pinn Meadow.Elsewhere on site you will find...A…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01895 673200
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18
AUG
Show in a Week - Beauty & The Beast
Heidi School of Dance

Do you enjoy performing Want to learn to sing dance and act from West End professionals including choreographers and musical directors in current leading productions The Theatre Academy is Windsors foremost youth theatre training academy for children and young adults who are…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 020333 724934
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24
AUG
French Brothers Boats Windsor Steamboat Tea Cruise
French Brothers Boats Windsor

An amazing event on board one of our beautiful genuine steamboats. Perfect to celebrate a special occasion or as a gift for a loved one.Enjoy the finest of traditional cream teas on the finest of genuine Victorian steam vessels as you cruise…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01753 851900
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25
AUG
Show in a Week - Fame
Heidi Rhodes School of Dancing

Do you enjoy performing Want to learn to sing dance and act from West End professionals including choreographers and musical directors in current leading productions The Theatre Academy is Windsors foremost youth theatre training academy for children and young adults who are…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 724934
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25
AUG
The stage is yours 2014
The Compass Theatre

A five‐day musical theatre workshop for ages 7 to 14.Spend five days on stage in the auditorium and the studio at Compass Theatre rehearsing songs and dance routines from hit musicals old and new led by skilled tutors and performers of Musical…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01895 673200
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28
AUG
George’s Marvellous Medicine
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of Roald Dahl's children's classic George's Marvellous Medicine in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Advanced booking required. Book your tickets by calling 0844 249…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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30
AUG
Outdoor theatre at Cliveden – A Midsummer Night
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of the shakespearian classic A Midsummer Night's Dream in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic something fizzy and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Saturday 30 August 7‐9pm gates open 6pmAdults £16.50…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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02
SEP
Lee Mack
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
SEP
NSPCC Celebrity Golf Classic
Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel

Come and take part in the inaugural NSPCC Celebrity Golf Classic and Gala Dinner hosted by some of the all‐dancing all‐twisting Strictly' cast including the wonderful Len Goodman Anton du Beke and Chris Hollins. This is a fantastic opportunity for a round…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02078 252703
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06
SEP
Outdoor theatre at Cliveden – Romeo and Juliet
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a special performance of the shakespearian classic Romeo and Juliet in the Water Garden at Cliveden this summer. Bring a picnic something fizzy and some friends and relax in the beautiful surroundings. Saturday 6 September 7‐9pm gates open 6pmAdults £16.50 children…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01628 605069
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07
SEP
Back to Broadway
The Theatre Royal Windsor

Back To Broadway is the all‐singing all‐dancing theatrical sensation that invites you to take a breathtaking journey through the magical world of musicalsNow in its 3rd successful year Back To Broadway returns with a stunning new show for 2014. All the best‐loved…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 853888
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07
SEP
French Brothers - Wildlife Cruise
French Brothers Boats - Windsor

Join our skipper Ian for a very special bird and river wildlife enthusiasts cruise with Ians tailored commentary on all the wildlife along the Thames.Starting from Windsor you will see birds and wildlife of all varieties on this tour including the elusive…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01753 851900
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07
SEP
French Brothers Boats on September 07
French Brothers Boats - Windsor

An amazing event on board one of our beautiful genuine steamboats. Perfect to celebrate a special occasion or as a gift for a loved one.Enjoy the finest of traditional cream teas on the finest of genuine Victorian steam vessels as you cruise…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01753 851900
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13
SEP
Riverboat Shuffle Disco Cruise 13th
French Brothers Boats

This amazing night on the Thames in Windsor will suit all smaller groups looking to celebrate this summer.Party nights have finally arrived. This amazing night on the Thames in Windsor will suit all smaller groups looking to celebrate this summer. Suitable for…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01753 851900
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14
SEP
Car display at Cliveden
Cliveden National Trust

Enjoy a tantalising line‐up of extra special cars along Clivedens spectaular Grand Avenue. Visit the National Trust gardens and admire some marvellous motors whilst having the opportunity to find out more from their owners.Free after normal admission prices. …

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01628 605069
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14
SEP
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge
Princes Risborough School

The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care returns on Sunday 14 September for its sixth year Join us for our own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part of…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 820740
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the High Wycombe Rock Choir
Performing Arts Studio

The local High Wycombe choir is run by singerpianist Katy Seath. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Katy. Rock Choir…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Beaconsfield Rock Choir
The Beacon Centre

Your friendly local Beaconsfield choir is run by singerpianist Katy Seath. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Beaconsfield Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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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