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

20
JUL
Penn Fest 2018
The Big Park

PENN FEST FRIDAY 20TH & SATURDAY 21ST JULY PHASE‐1 ACTS ANNOUNCED SO FAR KAISER CHIEFSFEEDEREXAMPLE DJ WIREGABIELLE APLINTHE BLUETONESROOTS MANUVAGOLDIE LOOKIN CHAINDJ HYPE HEARTLESS CREWKENNY KEN JUMPING JACK FROST EASY GROOVE ELLIS DEEVenue: The Big Park Horsemoor Ln Horsemoor Lane Penn…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 7500 335373
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22
JUL
Down Tow Up Flow Half Marathon
Alexandra Gardens

A gloriously scenic flat multi‐terrain point‐to‐point half marathon along the Thames towpath therefore mainly traffic‐free. Run in reverse directions each year; in 2018 it is Up Flow therefore starting in Windsor and finishing in Marlow taking in Maidenhead Cookham & Bourne End…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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23
JUL
Summer Fun 23 July – 31 August!
Mead Open Farm

All included in entry enjoy fresh adventures in the NEW Veggie Wood Indoor Play Area take part in the NEW hilarious Veggie‐Tastic Shows and discover the NEW end of day Foam PartyPlus throughout August the Amazing Maize Maze will be back too…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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26
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
West Wycombe Park

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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27
JUL
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bird Hills Golf Club Clubhouse Drift Road off Hawthorn Hill A330 nr Maidenhead SL6 3ST.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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01
AUG
Photography Summer School
Waddesdon Manor

Sharp Shots Photo Club will be teaching 3 days of exciting inspiring and fun photography courses for children ages 9‐15. Your child will learn how a camera works what exposure means how to use depth of field shutter speed and the…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01296 820414
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01
AUG
Summer Holidays with Mimi
Waddesdon Manor

Each week we will be celebrating the Rothschild family heritage with a trail. Over five weeks learn about the five brothers also known as the Five Arrows and discover their banking history.This will be an interactive trail that will involve decision making…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 820414
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04
AUG
Soak up the sound of summer at Eden!
Eden Shopping Centre

Join Eden Shopping Centre in High Wycombe every Saturday for live acoustic music from talented local artists.The pop‐up relaxation station complete with deck chairs will host a variety of acts between 12‐4pm each Saturday to keep you in the summer spirit. …

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 768068
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08
AUG
Exciting Eco Expeditions at the Garden of Eden
Eden Shopping Centre

This August Eden Shopping Centre in High Wycombe will be transformed into a lush tropical oasis where kids are invited to help bring the Garden of Eden into full bloom with nature‐themed crafts and activity workshops.Edens popular Kids Corner will be open…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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10
AUG
Kids' drumming workshops
Waddesdon Manor

This jam packed workshop will introduce the children to an array of rhythms which play a large role in the African and Latin Music cultures. Once the children have grasped the rhythms they get straight to work in putting this together into…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 820414
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25
AUG
Luna Cinema
Waddesdon Manor

Saturday 25 August ‐ Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 2002Outdoor cinema showing Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsThe follow‐up to Harry Potter and the Philosphers Stone. Young wizard Harry Potter and his friends Ron and Hermione face new challenges…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01296 820414
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25
AUG
Live in the Park
Vale Park

Live in the Park is an entirely free event starting at 12noon on Sat 25 Aug in Vale Park Aylesbury. Featuring live music and a host of family entertainment all for FREE.On the Main Stage you will see ‐ Everus A…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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25
AUG
Parklife Weekend
Vale Park

Aylesbury Town Councils Parklife Weekend is 2 days filled with free live music activities fun and family entertainment on Sat 25 and Sun 26 August in Vale Park Aylesbury. Live in the Park starts at 12nooon on Sat 25 Aug with…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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26
AUG
Proms in the Park
Vale Park

Aylesbury Concert Band with soloists Alison Langer and Lawrence Thackery will delight you at this typically English outdoor concert. The program will include special arrangements for all of the family to enjoy entitled Around the World in 80 minutes as well as…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01296 425678
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01
SEP
Chilli Fest
Waddesdon Manor

With handpicked exhibitors all passionate about chilli the festival guarantees to bring you the best of local artisan producers as well as some of the nations best loved independent traders from across the country.Throughout the weekend you can also enjoy live music…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 820414
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02
SEP
Maidenhead Half Marathon
St Ives Rd

Date: 2nd September 2018Closing date: 29th AugustVenue: Maidenhead BerkshireStart Line: St Ives Rd Maidenhead SL6 1RF no carsStart Time: 09.30amHalf Marathon £28£30 £3 surcharge for late entriesVenue: St Ives Rd St Ives Rd Maidenhead SL6 1RFPriceHalf Marathon Unaffiliated: GBP 30Half Marathon Affiliated:…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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09
SEP
The Henley 10K
Mill Meadows

Back for 2018 alongside the Thames Path Challenges main finish venue. Its a 10km loop through Remenham and starts finishes at Mill Meadows right by the River near Henley Bridge. Take it on as a Walk a Jog or as a…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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15
SEP
Christmas with Danny Foster and the Big Soul Corpo
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Our party nights begin at 7pm with a glass of prosecco before heading in for a festive 3 course meal at 8pm.After dinner Danny Foster and the Big Soul Corporation bring you a show stopping feel good sensational soul show featuring songs…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01494 552885
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22
SEP
Push It For The Peace
Cassiobury Park

With the success from the 2017 event and feedback from those who took part we will be pushing you to your limits with harder obstacles with loads of fun mud foam and water.Taking place on Saturday 22nd September Push It for the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01923 335373
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28
SEP
Fenella Humphreys: Bach2theFuture
St Mary the Virgin Church

This gutsy and exhilarating disc completes violinist Fenella Humphreyss laudable project to commission and record six companion pieces to Bachs Partitas. Featuring splendid new compositions by Sally Beamish Peter Maxwell Davies and Adrian Sutton alongside works by Bach Ysae Stravinsky and Sibelius…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 920303
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29
SEP
Chiltern50
Mill Meadows

Join us for an end of season challenge in the Chilterns. Take on 50km in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty ‐ along sections of the Ridgeway Icknield Way Trail and Chiltern Way. Walk jog or run it ‐ with 1500 others…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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29
SEP
Henley Literary Festival
Henley-on-thames

This years Henley Literary Festival is set to be the biggest yet as it expands to nine days for the first time offering over 150 events across Henley from Saturday 29th September to Sunday 7th October. Speakers include some of the UKs…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01491 575948
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05
OCT
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Old Town Hall Theatre

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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07
OCT
The Little Mix Experience
Grove Theatre

.SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE LITTLE MIX EXPERIENCEFour hugely talented girls pay tribute to one of the UKs finest girl bands with breathtaking dance moves replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK. Bursting with personality this is a high‐energy…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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13
OCT
British Beer Run - Windsor
Windsor & Eton Brewery

Chip‐timed Half Marathon 10km and 5km trail runs wind along River Thames towpaths and take in glorious views over Windsor town centre and Windsor Castle; and unlike the beer at Windsor & Eton Brewery ‐ the races are flatThe 1km event also…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 720459
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21
OCT
Water of Life 10k and Half Marathon
Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre

Your family & friends can enjoy a morning in the Abbey grounds by the river with food and refreshments available all morning. Childrens races to keep the young ones occupied while the main race is on. Sorry dogs are not allowed…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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10
NOV
Christmas Fair 2018
Waddesdon Manor

The fair will be set against the backdrop of the floodlit North Front of the Manor with its 20ft Christmas trees and magical light and sound show.Soak up the sights smells and sounds of Christmas with 80 hand‐selected exhibitors all housed in…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01296 820414
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11
NOV
Grand Union Canal Autumn Half Marathon
Cowley Recreation Ground

A flat scenic unusual multi‐terrain course. Traffic‐free apart from one minor road crossing.As this is a point‐to‐point race you can choose to leave your car at the finish and use the bus to get to the start ‐ your car will then…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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15
NOV
Uxbridge Christmas market
High Street, Uxbridge

Savoir Fayre is Proud to present :Uxbridge Christmas Market. It will be the first traditional Christmas market in wooden chalets to be held in Uxbridge. The market is set to start the Christmas shopping season in this very popular destination. Situated between…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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07
DEC
The Floyd Effect
Tropic At Ruislip

Pink Floyds recording career spanned almost three decades and for its 10th Anniversary The Floyd Effect has chosen two of the bands most remarkable albums to create The Bell And The Moon tour 2018. Spotlighting the music of The Division Bell 1994…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 072256
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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. …

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…

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…

St James

St James Nightclub in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01296 435690 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Club Eden

Club Eden Nightclub in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01494 444721 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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