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

17
JAN
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books. This half‐term Chiddlers Hour will take place at Great Missenden Library.Event detailsTimes: 10am to 11amCost: £3 per child. Price does not include…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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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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20
JAN
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for 30s to 60s 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 where all…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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21
JAN
Big Fish Little Fish
Wycombe Swan

Rave legends 2 Bad Mice on the decks playing classic club tracks with bubbles glowsticks glitter crafts play club visuals giant balloons legendary parachute dance licensed bar and so much more Come join the fun at this Space themed event ‐ fancy…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 552260
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21
JAN
Make a Bilious Beard
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Head to the craft room to make a bilious beard out of paper and card. Use craft materials to decorate your Mr Twit beard with revolting leftovers and bits of food Disgusterous Event detailsTimes: drop‐in from 11am to 5pmCost: free with Museum…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
JAN
KARA + Amy Goddard
Uxbridge Folk Club

Kara have been a club favourite for quite a while. As their line up has developed they have gone from strength to strength. Led by the charismatic Russian singer Daria Khulesh they now include the brilliant singer songwriter and guitarist…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07985 018317
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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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29
JAN
Big Garden Bird Watch
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join the RSPB to find out about the Big Garden Bird Watch and make some marvellous crafts.Event detailsTimes: drop‐in from 11am to 4pmCost: free with Museum entry. Youll need to pay for Museum entry to take part.Age: for all ages.Type of workshop:…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
FEB
SLOUGH 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
The Pinewood Hotel

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 60s 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 60s to dance romance meet…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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09
FEB
Rock Icons Show
The Elgiva Theatre

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a journey through the eras and evolution of Classic Rock featuring music & visuals from the worlds most iconic Albums and Bands from Yes Deep Purple Queen…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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10
FEB
Stewart Lee: Content Provider
Wycombe Swan

A slime‐pit of bitterness Jan Moir Daily MailLee remains one of the best stand‐ups in the country MetroIn a league of his own Mail on SundayAge guidance: 16Venue: Wycombe Swan St Mary Street High Wycombe HP11 2XEPriceStandard : GBP 26.00Links: RSVP: https:go.evvnt.com77518‐0…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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11
FEB
Dahl Word Wizards
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Discover a fantabulous world of extra‐usual words as Word Wizards Fiona Ross and Sara‐Jane Arbury dip into the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary and play whoppsy‐good games with grammar. Expect plenty of punny piggery‐jokery and tongue‐twisting tomfoolery with phizz‐whizzing wordsEvent detailsTimes: 1.00pm and…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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12
FEB
Surprising Book Boxes
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahls Revolting Rhymes give a phizz‐whizzing twist to traditional fairytales. Join the fun as you make a fairytale‐looking book box with a revolting surprise insideEvent detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
FEB
Rhyming Nonsense with Gavin Puckett
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join Gavin Puckett author of Fables from the Stables in a workshop filled with rhyming nonsense as he talks about his books and the rather revolting childhood inspiration behind them. Audience participation and overuse of the word knickers guaranteed Event…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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14
FEB
Clay Beanstalk Treasures
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Listen to an extract of Jack and the Beanstalk from Roald Dahls Revolting Rhymes then discover treasures just like Jack Make your own clay riches from the top of the beanstalk in our fun craft workshop. Event detailsTimes: 11.00am 12.00pm…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 892192
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15
FEB
Wolf’s Grandma Mask
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

What big eyes you have Make a mask of the Big Bad Wolf pretending to be Grandma and surprise all your friends.Event detailsTimes: 11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own.…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 892192
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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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25
FEB
Chiltern Camerata in music by Brahms & Stravinsky
All Saints' Parish Church

The players of the Chiltern Camerata follow up the exceptional success of the first concert of their current season when they return on Saturday 25 February to All Saints Parish Church High Wycombe in a performance of choral and orchestral music by…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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01
MAR
Pasadena Roof Orchestra
Wycombe Swan

Its the year 1969. A man makes the first step on the moon. The Beatles play their last public concert. The first Woodstock happens ... and the Pasadena Roof Orchestra gets its Licence To Swing…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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15
MAR
80’s Invasion Tour 2017
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Due to overwhelming public demand after this years hugely successful run the 80s Invasion tour is back in 2017 with four iconic artists from the decade performing on the same bill. The new line‐up features Paul Young ‐ one of the most…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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26
MAR
Noel & Gertie
Wycombe Swan

This is a telegram exchange between Noel Coward and Gertrude Lawrence sent in 1930:Gertie: Play opens tomorrow. Bring a friend. If you have one.Nol: Cannot make opening night. Will come second night. If you have one. A major revival of Sheridan Morleys…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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31
MAR
Yamato Drummers of Japan
Wycombe Swan

Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 6 million people in 53 countries across the globe.In a brand new show the drummers challenge and push themselves to their absolute limits. Yamato will leave audiences…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 512000
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02
APR
Marathon Preparation Race 2017
Dorney Lake

When: 2nd April 2017 at 09:45am. Where: Dorney Lake Off Court Lane Dorney Windsor SL4 6QP Timing: Chip timed. Course: 162024 Miles Race Start Time: 09.45am Registration closes 09.30am Registration Hub: The Boathouse Dorney Lake On day Pack Pickup Facilities: Mile Markers…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07740 554190
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29
APR
Tough Mudder
Culden Faw

Designed to be a challenge that emphasises teamwork and camaraderie and dubbed the toughest event on the planet Tough Mudder is a 10‐12 mile assault course with 20 world‐class obstacles that include fire ice and electricityIf you dont think youre quite cut…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 966946
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19
MAY
Tom Kerridge presents Pub in the Park
Higginson Park

Tom Kerridge presents Pub in the Park a laid‐back celebration of the very best food drink and music the country has to offer.Tom will be hosting two very special pop‐up versions of his pubs The Hand & Flowers and The Coach giving…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 03300 555729
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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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16
JUN
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

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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