What's on inOlney

Welcome to Olney

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

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Forthcoming events in Olney

06
MAR
Revenge of the Psychotronic Man, Spring Park & Dr
Horseshoe Inn

Another fantastic line up for you Revenge of the Psychotronic Man10 Years Of Revenge reviews:These fellas have been cranking out sublimely fast slices of pristine Punk Rock for 10 years... this is another scintillating selection of fast jams and raging rockers.... As…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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07
MAR
Bedford Music Competitions for Teenagers - TeenSta
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford Music Competitions for Teenagers ‐ TeenStarBedford Music Competitions for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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07
MAR
Bedford Singing Auditions for Teenagers - TeenStar
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford Singing Auditions for Teenagers ‐ TeenStarBedford Singing Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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07
MAR
Bedford Singing Contests for Teenagers - TeenStar
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford singing contests for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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07
MAR
Diggers Music Festival
Horseshoe Inn

Saturday 7th March 2015 Fringe ‐ Free eventProtest Song‐ Song‐writing Workshop with Phil HareVenue: The Horseshoe Inn Sheep Street Wellingborough NN8 1BSTime: 2pm ‐ 3pmYou dont need to play an instrument to get involved Saturday 7th March 2015 Fringe ‐ Free eventLive…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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07
MAR
Songwriting Competition
Milton Keynes C.C.

SONGWRITING COMPETITION IS COMING TO BEDFORDSongwriting Competition comes to Bedford: New for 2015 Future Music is launching a songwriting competition to find the best songwriters in the UK. The Songwriting Competition will provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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08
MAR
Importance of Spiritual Practice in Daily Life
Higgins gallery

Importance of spiritual practice in daily lifeSpiritual Science Research Foundation SSRF is an International non‐profit Organization which has been researching the spiritual dimension and how it affects our lives for the past 25 years. In this workshop we will speak about …

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07432 682837
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13
MAR
ABBA Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Let your hair down come and dance the evening away at our ABBA fun‐filled themed nightGimme Gimme Gimme A night with ABBA...Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun with this fabulous ABBA Tribute group. You can dance the night away…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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13
MAR
Dylan Moran
Royal & Derngate

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
MAR
DAN HUGHES TRIO
Horseshoe Inn

Band MembersDan Hughes guitar vocalsPaul Wilson drumsBob Dabrowski bassShort DescriptionGuitarist Producer songwriterLong DescriptionThe Dan Hughes Trio are a dynamic 3 piece band based in the East Midlands. The Band formed 5 years ago when Dan Hughes guitar and vocals finished his music…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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15
MAR
Farmers Market
The Forest Centre

A selection of locally made quality produce from meat to free range eggs; gluten free cakes to homemade Indian sauces. Free entry outdoors weather permitting and free parking. Every third Sunday of the month…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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15
MAR
Mother's Day Jazz Sunday Lunch
Whittlebury Hall

Treat your mother to a leisurely Sunday lunch with family and friends this Mothers Day 15th March 2015Enjoy a delicious three‐course carvery‐style buffet whilst listening to live entertainment with our jazz band.Take in the perfectly relaxed setting and enjoy good food amongst…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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20
MAR
Concert & Ceilidh
Stoke Goldington Village Hall

Concert & Ceilidh with new contemporary folk group The DoobiresIn support of Willen Hospice The Doobries with caller Barry Goodman are presenting a Ceilidh and Concert on Friday 20 March 2015 at the Stoke Goldington Village Hall nr. Newport Pagnell. Doors at…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02032 901797
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20
MAR
Live At The Lighthouse
Lighthouse Theatre

Live At The Lighthouse returns after a completely sold out Autumn show with TV favourite Stewart Francis Ben Norris George Egg Sean McLoughlin and Dan Evans.Stewart Francis performing work in progress in advance of his 2015 national tour This is your…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 414141
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20
MAR
Robbie Williams Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Back by popular demand an evening which will truly entertain youDan Claxton is one of the very few tribute acts out there that guarantees to deliver the excitement stage presence and charisma of the great man himself Mr Robbie WilliamsHe may…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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21
MAR
WAY BAK THEN
Horseshoe Inn

Awesome sound ‐ a not to missed Two or three piece band playing classics from the 50s and 60s.A taster usually with drums though lolhttps:www.youtube.comwatchv4WlvV2xeJc…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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22
MAR
Count Arthur Strong
Milton Keynes Theatre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
MAR
Simon Amstell To Be Free
The Stables

Simon Amstell To Be Free at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 24 March 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
MAR
Bon Jovi Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Enjoy a Rocking Bon Jovi tribute night outLet your hair down with one of the world best Bon Jovi look‐alike and sound alike tributes to the New Jersey rockers. This five piece UK tribute act cover every aspect of Bon Jovis extensive…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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28
MAR
Gary Barlow Tribute
The Forest Centre

Dan Hadfield the UKs number one Gary Barlow lookalike and tribute performs all of Gary and Take Thats greatest hits. Booking essential ‐ meet and greet included in the ticket price. …

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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28
MAR
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderword Xscape

Host Comedian ‐ Mike McClean:The Big Breakfast C4 Mad For It ITV Shameless C4 The Office BBC.Mike McLean has hosted numerous television shows for the BBC ITV C4 C5 Sky1 and Nickelodeon and excels at live TV.He originally trained as an actor…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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28
MAR
THE LEGENDS SHOW featuring The Jets and Pagan
The Picturedrome

The Legends Show is returning once again to The Picturedrome Northampton on 28th March 2015. This show was a sell out last year.Featuring The 3 Cotton Brothers aka hit makers The Jets performing their Kings of Harmony show also on the bill…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01604 230777
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28
MAR
Volleyball England National Cup & Shield Finals
National Volleyball Centre

Volleyball England National Cup & Shield Finals The National Cup is the prime knock out competition in the Volleyball England competitions calendar.Come along to The National Volleyball Centre and watch the climax to the eagerly anticipated Volleyball National Cup & Shield Finals.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07850 938307
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29
MAR
Paul Carrack
Milton Keynes Theatre

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
MAR
The Producers
Milton Keynes Theatre

The Producers at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Monday 30 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Producers live in…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
APR
Las Vegas Night
Whittlebury Hall

Viva Las VegasJoin us for a Vegas party fit for the King himself with Vegas Showgirls casino and entertainers ‐ Party the night away on our very own Vegas strip.Youll be greeted by a fabulous Show girls true Las Vegas style.Enjoy an…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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05
APR
Easter Trail
The Forest Centre

Join us at the Millennium Country Park for our kids Easter Trail ‐ suitable for all ages. No booking required just turn up and pay 32 at Reception for your Trail sheet. All kids win a chocolate prize for completing the Trail…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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05
APR
Jazz Easter Sunday Lunch
Whittlebury Hall

Unwind with a leisurely Sunday lunch with family and friends this Easter Sunday on 5th April 2015Enjoy our three‐course carvery‐style buffet whilst listening to live entertainment with our jazz band.Take in the perfectly relaxed setting and enjoy good food amongst great company£23.95…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 000002
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05
APR
Queen Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

We Will Rock You.A tribute to QueenThis queen tribute rose from the ashes of a professional touring Queen tribute band and have firmly made their mark sinec as one of the best live tributes to Queen that you will ever see or…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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05
APR
Alan Carr
Milton Keynes Theatre

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Abbey Hill Golf Centre

Abbey Hill Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562566 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Abbey Hill Golf Club

Abbey Hill Golf Club ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562408 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Abington Park

Abington Park bandstand us the venue for performance by brass and wind bands from across the region. Make the most of your Sunday, bring a picnic, enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Abington Park and listen to great music.Open: 30 May ‐ 15 August.…

Abington Park Museum

An exhibition of work by local children is displayed in the Park's Museum.Open: 17 July ‐ 22 AugustTuesday ‐ Sunday, 1pm ‐ 5pm.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on 01933 441020 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Aqua Safe Swim School

Swimming pool at Aqua Safe Swim School in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on 01908 318899 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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