What's on inHigh Wycombe


Welcome to High Wycombe

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting High Wycombe - 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 High Wycombe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in High Wycombe

24
MAY
The Big Bucks Bake Off returns to Eden!
Eden Shopping Centre

Back for 2018 Eden Shopping Centres Big Bucks Bake Off is an unmissable opportunity for all aspiring bakers If you fancy putting your baking skills to the test for the chance to be crowned the Big Bucks Bake Off Champion 2018 enter…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01494 768068
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25
MAY
BRACKNELL Over 25s 'ADELE' Tribute PARTY
The Bier Keller

Over 25s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with ADELE ‐ Tribute Show in the Bier Keller. Tickets to Adele also include entry to Apres Nightclub. Doors open 7pm Tribute Show from 9.30pm followed by entry…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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25
MAY
Bucks Pottery and Sculpture Society talk by Ian We
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk by Ian Wells who will show us his techniques for making moulds. Ian is a graduate in fine art sculpture and has spent five years working in stone conservation and restoration all of which has…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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25
MAY
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Little Mix Exp
The Elgiva 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: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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26
MAY
Coconut
The Curve

Based on writer Guleraana Mirs real experience of interracial and intercultural relationships Coconut will embark on a UK tour this summer. This fresh new play challenges dated Asian female stereotypes with an honest portrait of the contemporary British Asian experience. With its…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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26
MAY
Ride the Night
Royal Windsor Racecourse

Unite against cancer with Women V Cancer Ride the Night 2018 the UKs only charity night cycle ride for women. The event takes place on a choice of Saturdays 5 May and 26 May 2018 to raise vital funds to support…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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26
MAY
Clay Cockatootloos
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Perfect for little ones who like getting creative Get your hands messy with clay and sculpt a bird ‐ and the best bit is you dont have to clean upYoull use the birds in Roald Dahls books as inspiration for your masterpiece…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
MAY
Mentmore Arts Festival 2018
St Mary's Church, Mentmore

The 2018 Mentmore Arts Festival will be held from Saturday 26th to Monday 28th May from 11 am ‐ 5pm. We are delighted that this year will be our momentous 10th festival.We will be welcoming over 60 artists including painters photographers jewellers…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07919 562414
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26
MAY
Club Night @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Club NightSaturday 26th May 9.45pm.Our Resident Dj mixes house garage new and old skool hip hop and rnb grime dancehall and anything that gets the party startedCome and get your dancing shoes on and join in the funOur Show and Luxury…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01184 027800
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27
MAY
Propsposterous Flying Thingalingalings
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

All sorts of objects are made to fly in Roald Dahls stories. Who can forget the glass elevator or the giant peach But what would you like to go soaring up high Inspired by Roald Dahls stories youll model your creation out…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
MAY
Flying in the Words of Roald Dahl
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Find out about flying in Roald Dahls life and books ‐ from his own flying career in the RAF to the Giant Peach then imagine yourself soaring through the sky.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
MAY
Eden presents Movie Madness this May Half Term!
Eden Shopping Centre

Join Eden Shopping Centre from Monday 28th May Friday 1st June between 11am‐4pm at Kids Corner near Boots for a star‐studded line‐up of free activities.Your budding movie stars can enjoy free arts and crafts workshops inspired by the latest releases including…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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29
MAY
Whirlgig Whifflebirds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

If youre looking for a family craft activity to take part in this is the one for youYoull find out about some of the birds in Roald Dahls books like the Roly‐Poly Bird in The Twits and the Pelican in The Giraffe…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Guided Countryside Trails
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Head out for a family‐friendly walk with a Museum guide. Zip through the High Street then head to the countryside on the Museums doorstep. Your guide will tell you about the books inspired by the local scenery and youll get a unique…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Gong Journey for Healing and Wellness
Downley Memorial Hall

Allow the blissful tones of gongs singing bowls bells flutes strings and nature sounds to transport you to wherever you need to be.Return to Harmony and WholenessSound can take you from a state of stress anxiety and fatigue to one of relaxation…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

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30
MAY
The Importance of Being Earnest
Ashridge House

The Importance of Being Earnest Directed by Lucy Bailey Oscar Wilde’s much loved and brilliantly witty masterpiece The Importance of Being Earnest stars The Bunbury Company of Players comprising Rosalind Ayres Outnumbered New Tricks God…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
MAY
Viewpoint photography exhibition
Thames Valley Park (TVP1 & 2)

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point. Even subtle changes in viewpoint can…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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30
MAY
Franklin’s Flying Bookshop with Jen Campbell
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Listen to extracts of her wonderful book Frankins Flying Bookshop and create some drawings inspired by the book.Franklin the dragon loves stories and wants to share them with as many people as he can... but everyone is scared of him Everyone that…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Were lucky enough to have one of the most complete literary archives in the country here at the Museum. This is your chance to take a peek in our archive store ‐ usually closed to the public.A member of our archive team…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
BRACKNELL Over 25s
The Bier Keller

Over 25s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with ELTON JOHN ‐ Tribute Show in the Bier Keller. Tickets to Elton John also include entry to Apres Nightclub. Doors open 7pm Tribute Show from 9.30pm followed…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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02
JUN
The Magic of Storymaking
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For anyone who loves listening to and telling stories.Youll learn how to use your voice and mould your story to captivate the audience in this interactive workshop. Perfect for familes and groups to enjoy together. Youll leave with new‐found skills for making…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
JUN
Fan Favourite Fashion Boxed returns to Eden
Eden Shopping Centre

Join Eden Shopping Centre on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June between 11am‐4pm for a weekend of sizzling summer style including live fashion shows & style advice talks make‐up demos & free makeovers and free style consultations & personal shopping.Plus all customers…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
JUN
WINDSOR 30s to 50sPlus PARTY - Saturday 2nd June
Harte & Garter Hotel

Dance romance meet new people make new friends at this party for 30s to 50sPlus. 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 tonight at…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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03
JUN
Science of the Sky
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

What do the giant peach the glass elevator and the Roly‐Poly Bird all have in common They all took to the skies in Roald Dahls books. In this session youll try out experiments that lift float fly and fizz upwards based on…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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05
JUN
The Official Comedy Club
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

3 Stand‐up Comedians as seen on TV at Grosvenor Casino Reading South. The best Live Comedy Shows in the UK.The Official Comedy Club.Tuesday 5th June at 8pm.At Grosvenor Casino Reading South.Come and join us & witness this fantastic venue transform into a…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01184 027800
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06
JUN
Civil War to Commonwealth - talk by John Brearley
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Formerly a teacher John Brearley is a popular and charismatic speaker on Local History topics across Berkshire. Accompanied by slides and music John will talk about the Civil War and the Commonwealth period through to the restoration of the monarchy. During these…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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07
JUN
Speed Dating in Reading
Matchbox

Speed Dating in ReadingHow speed dating in Reading worksBy simply arriving at venue for the Speed Dating in Reading event you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02380 784694
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07
JUN
Uxbridge flavours of the world market
High Street, Uxbridge

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world.Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material treasures…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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08
JUN
Chiddlers’ hour: The Magic Finger
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 10.30am to 11.30amCost: £3 per child. Accompaning adults do not need to pay. Cost does not include Museum entry which you dont need to purchase to enjoy Chiddlers Hour.Age: for 0 to 3 year olds.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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09
JUN
Sea Life Loving at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Your little mermaids and mermen are invited to join Eden Shopping Centre between 11am‐4pm on Saturday 9th June to continue their worldwide animal adventure. This month Edens Kids Club visits the ocean where your little ones can dive into a whole range…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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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…

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.…

Stallones

Stallones Nightclub in Henley‐on‐Thames, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01491 579392 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Want more?

Want to see what other attractions to visit when in High Wycombe? See our list of attractions in High Wycombe, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.