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.

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Forthcoming events in Great Missenden

30
APR
Bouncy Bank Holiday at Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

Bouncy Bank Holiday at Mead Open Farm30 April to 2 May 2016Boiiing The huge Jumping Pillows are officially open at Mead Open Farm in perfect time for May Bank Holiday Weekend With two ginormous areas one for under 5s and one for…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm.For 10 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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WINDSOR Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Harte & Garter Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for Over 30s 40s & 50s. Singles and couples welcome. The fun starts at 8.30pm through until 1am with great music from our top DJ. Come along and join us…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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01
MAY
Dean Martin Jnr
Wycombe Swan

Dean Martins son performs an evening of his fathers music and more While there could be only one Dean Martin his youngest son Ricci has put together a new and exciting show which will take you on a walk down memory lane.…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02085 916920
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02
MAY
Learn to Jive Harefield - Rock n Roll Club
Harefield Cricket Club

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Monday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 7.45pm with practice session…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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02
MAY
Mugglewump tricks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

10.30am 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 4 years: learn amazing circus skills just like Mugglewump and be awed by marvellous magic tricks. Childrens entertainer Julie Carpenter returns to us after her hugely popular sessions last year.£5 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYUnder 8s will…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
MAY
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

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 a call on…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
MAY
Beginners Jive Classes
Frieth Village Hall

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every WednesdayMake new friends and get fit whilst learning to danceAbsolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any weekDoors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 8pm with practice session stroll classes and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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04
MAY
Learn to Jive - Buckinghamshire
Frieth Villlage Hall

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Wednesday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 8pm with practice session…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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06
MAY
COMEDY NIGHT
Berkhamsted Civic Centre

A NIGHT OF COMEDY TO RAISE FUNDS TO BUILD A HOUSE IN NEPAL FOR A FAMILY WHO LOST THEIRS IN LAST YEARS EARTHQUAKEKEVIN SHEPHERD COMPARES THIS GREAT EVENINGS ENTERTAINMENT WITH COMEDIANS JIM DALY JENNY COLLIER AND HEADLINER DAVID WHITNEY …

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07889 133018
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06
MAY
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific music super dance floor great atmosphere friendly people and FREE on‐site car parking. No wonder its…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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07
MAY
Between Here And There
Bray House

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionOne of photographys most intrinsic and oldest objectives has been to secure a moment in time and offer it as evidence in some sort of true concrete experience. This Exhibition brings together artists whose work explores environments…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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07
MAY
Tummy Beast chocolate bars
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 1.00pm 2.30pm and 3.45pm.For 4 years: decorate a chocolate bar with glumptious goodies to feed your Tummy Beast. Im getting hungry I want eats I want lots of chocs and sweets Roald Dahl The Tummy Beast from Dirty Beasts£4 PER CHOCOLATE…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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08
MAY
Berkhamsted Walk
The Court House (Berkhamsted)

Register for 12 and 18 mile walks at the Court House St Peters church Berkhamsted HP4 2AX between 10 and 11.30am.For the 6 mile walk register any time between 11am and 2pm at Ashridge College Little Gaddesden HP4 1NS free parking.Download a…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01442 863526
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11
MAY
9 to 5 The Musical
Winston Churchill Theatre

Three unlikely friends take control of their office and learn there is nothing they cant do even in a mans world.Local theatre company WOS Productions will be kick starting the summer with the area premiere of Dolly Partons 9 to 5 The…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07401 116994
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12
MAY
Happy Acres
Stoke Poges Village Centre

The play is a comedy about a Health Farm A Quality Establishment For The Pursuit of Fitness where various guests arrive to be greeted by Mrs Comley who together with Mrs O a hypnotist helps them to lose pounds. The pounds they…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01753 677032
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13
MAY
SLOUGH Over 30s 40s & 50s 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 & 50s…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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14
MAY
All Nations Sprint Triathlon
Eton Dorney

.The All Nations Triathlon is a top quality fun friendly and ideal early season sprint triathlon open to all and set at the beautiful Eton Dorney Lake. It consists of a 400m open water swim 20km bike on closed roads and 5km…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02081 440797
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14
MAY
Beaconsfield Arts and Craft Fair 2016
The Beaconsfield School

A diverse range of hanging artwork ceramics and sculptures featuring pieces by locally and nationally known artists all exhibits are for sale.Complementing the art will be a wide selection of quality local handmade crafts on sale.Homemade refreshments available all day Saturday and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01753 646875
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14
MAY
Eden’s digital catwalk show
Eden Shopping Centre

Put your best foot forward for Edens digital catwalk show.Strut to Eden Shopping Centre for a week of fashion‐forward style inspiration as the centres annual fashion show goes digitalThis years Summer Fashion Showcase combines runway‐style with a twist as models sashay on…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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15
MAY
Chiltern 100 Sportive
Bovingdon Airfield

Human Race are proud to have the Chiltern 100 Sportive as part of the Human Race Sportive Series. One of the highest rated major sportives in the UK the event still maintains a club‐like atmosphere and camaraderie. The challenging landscape of the…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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15
MAY
Jumbly jungle animals
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: listen to some storytelling from Roald Dahls adventures in Africa and then paint some diddly little Plaster of Paris creatures.£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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15
MAY
The Chiltern Camerata - 20th Anniversary Concert
The Kings Church

The Chiltern Camerata orchestra had its origins in music education and for our 20th anniversary celebratory concert we are teaming up with the Chiltern Music Academy to present a family‐friendly Sunday afternoon concert ‐ a Stringfest Our concert which is the…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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19
MAY
TOM STADE ‘You’re Welcome!’ UK Tour 2015/101
Swan

Every inch a star.super confidence and charisma If comedy is the new rock n roll then Tom Stade is Keith Richards DAILY RECORD Back on the road after the sell‐out success of his month‐long run at the Edinburgh Festival earlier this year…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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21
MAY
Nuffield Health Eton SuperSprint TriathlonSaturday
Dorney Lake

The Nuffield Health Eton SuperSprint triathlons are widely regarded as the official start of the UK triathlon season. Taking place at the fantastic Eton Dorney Lake one of the iconic venues of the 2012 Olympic Games the SuperSprint Saturday event starts with…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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21
MAY
Swishwiffling storytelling workshop
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm performance at 1pm and 2.00pm performance at 3pm.For 6 years: Join us to learn terrific storytelling techniques at this dyslexia‐friendly event. In groups well devise a silly story using pictures and props and end with a performance.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
MAY
Eton Sprints Triathlon
Dorney Lake

The Eton Sprints triathlon is a perfect way to start your triathlon season. With a 750m swim a safe closed‐roads 21.2km bike course followed by a 5km run course up and down the lake this is probably the flattest triathlon in the…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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22
MAY
ITU Sprint Distance Triathlon World Championships
Dorney Lake

Eton Sprints has been selected by British Triathlon as a qualifying race for the 2016 ITU World Championships in Mexico.With a 750m swim a safe closed‐roads 21.2km draft legal bike course followed by a 5km run course up and down the lake…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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22
MAY
Nuffield Health Eton SuperSprint Triathlon Sunday
Dorney Lake

The Nuffield Health Eton SuperSprint triathlons are widely regarded as the official start of the UK triathlon season. Taking place at the fantastic Eton Dorney Lake one of the iconic venues of the 2012 Olympic Games the SuperSprint Sunday event starts with…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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22
MAY
Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run
Alexandra Gardens

This is the 4th Royal Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run. If you have never visited the Thames Valley or Windsor & Eton this could be the perfect opportunity.Follow the story of some of thames valleys most popular areas and places along…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07909 915444
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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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