What's on inQuainton

Welcome to Quainton

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

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Forthcoming events in Quainton

28
OCT
Kirill Karabits | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

With one of the most celebrated tunes in the world Schubert's famously unfinished' two‐movement Symphony is both beautiful and mysterious; a small masterpiece beloved by performers and audiences alike. Praised for the purity of his lyrical and heartfelt performances Leon McCawley performs…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 717607
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30
OCT
Free Halloween family Fun
Market Square

Halloween is the only time of year that the children are encouraged to become little monsters if even only for a few hours. Aylesbury Town Council are chilled to bring you an afternoon of free family entertainment in the Market Square…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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30
OCT
Katherine Ryan
The Stables

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Las Vegas Show Night
The Day Spa at Whittlebury Hall

Viva Las VegasJoin us for a Vegas Show fit for the King himself with a night out in true Las Vegas style.Glamorous entertaining and a Las Vegas show night certainly to remember with our Show Girls and Swing Singer.Enjoy an evening of…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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06
NOV
CMO Event
Whittlebury

The new era of digital social and mobile has given rise to a new breed of consumer and a headache for Marketers. Customers have found their voice Are you listeningWith the direction of our CMO Community we have identified the key game…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01633 225040
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08
NOV
The Fall of the Wall
St. Joseph´┐Żs Church

The Fall of the Wall25 years on: a choral reflectionAylesbury Consort of Voicesconducted by Kelvin Turnermusic includes:Biebl ‐ Ave Maria; Barber ‐ Agnus Dei; Rachmaninov ‐ Blazhen Muzh; Schutz ‐ Selig Sind Die Toten; Brahms ‐ Warum ist Das Licht Gegeben; Howells…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01844 291720
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09
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
Omid Djalili
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
NOV
Good Rocking Tonight
Empress Ballroom

Dance to a live group not an impersonator 50s 60s 70s music. Entry by advance ticket only can be reserved for collection on the door minimum age 14. Organised by Oxford Elvis Presley Fan Club in aid of Helen & Douglas House…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 735264
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16
NOV
The Mucky Mudder
Green Park

The Mucky Mudder is a brand new fundraising event for 2014 to really test your endurance Join us at 10am on Sunday 16 November 2014 to jump on the latest craze and complete a 5 mile challenge tackling various obstacles such as…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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19
NOV
Ross Noble
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
NOV
Ladies Night Out*
Whittlebury Hall

Oh What a Night ‐ Its ladies night so make sure you and your girls get the VIP treatment.Join us on our ladies night this November with drinks on arrival three‐course dinner and a full evening of entertainment. Plus why not make…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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23
NOV
Jon Richardson
Milton Keynes Theatre

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on the Tuesday 25 November 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Al Murray One Man One Guvnor live at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre see our list of…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
John Cleese
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Multi‐talented actor comedian writer film producer and producer John Cleese is perhaps best known for his part in Britains beloved Monty Python team. From the 1960s onwards he saw huge success with Monty Python…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
NOV
Frank Skinner Man in a Suit
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury on Thursday 27 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
NOV
Ward Thomas The Shires
The Stables

Ward Thomas The Shires at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Thursday 27 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ward Thomas The Shires tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Christmas Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall
Whittlebury Hall

Christmas Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & SpaHere at Whittlebury Hall we guarantee that your Christmas party will be filled with festive surprises and stylish celebration.From only £49 per person each of our party nights begins at 6pm in the bar…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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05
DEC
Paul Carrack
Aylesbury Waterside 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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
The Pantry Christmas Market
Piddington Village Hall,

Christmas wouldnt be Christmas without The Pantry Christmas Market. Therell be a variety of handmade Christmas gifts and local produce including jewellery handbags accessories toys Christmas lights artisan bread local cheese and produce jams and chutneys homemade Greek delicacies local beer homemade…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01844 238294
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07
DEC
Santa Sunday Lunches
The Day Spa at Whittlebury Hall

Why not treat the family to a festive Sunday lunch with the man of the moment SantaEnjoy a wonderful festive Sunday lunch this year. Treat you and your family to our three‐course carvery‐style buffet.Plus Santa has promised to visit us with gifts…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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14
DEC
Christmas Fair & Carolfest
Market Square

Add free sparkle fun and entertainment to a dreary Christmas shopping trip as Aylesbury Town Council are excited to bring you a Christmas Fair in the Market Square from 11am until 4pm on Sunday 14th December.This free festive fair for all the…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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22
DEC
Disco Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall
Whittlebury Hall

Disco Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & SpaMonday 22nd £ 60's & 70's DiscoTuesday 23rd 80's & 90's Disco£45 per person£79 per person including three‐course dinner entertainment bed and full English breakfast and full use of The Leisure ClubFancy Dress…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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25
DEC
Christmas Day Lunch
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Enjoy a traditional Christmas Day Lunch served in Astons Restaurant from 1pm with live entertainment playing during lunch.Santa although always busy on Christmas Day has promised to visit us this year with presents for our youngest guests before he heads back to…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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26
DEC
Boxing Day Gala Dinner
Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa

Pre‐dinner drinks at 7pm in The Lounge will kick‐start your gala evening.The Executive Head Chef and his team will create a four‐course feast which will be served in the Brooklands Suite where you can enjoy good food and good wines with dancing…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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26
DEC
Boxing Day Lunch
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Join us for Boxing Day lunch in Astons Restaurant at 1pm.Lunch must be booked separately and is not included in the Residential package.£45 per personTo book call our Christmas co‐ordinator on 0845 400 1401.…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve Gala Ball
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

If you're looking to see in the New Year with a great party then join us at Whittlebury Hall and revel in the New Year's Eve CelebrationsBedrooms will be available from 3pm so you can arrive in time to relax in The…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000001
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03
FEB
Jersey Boys
Milton Keynes Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
FEB
Milton Keynes Model Railway Exhibition, 2015
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced modellers.A new venue this year which offers more exhibition space within two large halls. Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01494 773759
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20
FEB
Absolute Blondie
The Craufurd Arms

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE CRAUFURD ARMS with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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Tourist Attractions


Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

Claydon House

The extraordinary architecture of Claydon House includes extravagant rococo and chinoiserie decoration. Features of the house include the unique Chinese Room and parquetry Grand Stairs. In continuous occupation by the Verney family for over 380 years, the house has mementoes of their relation Florence Nightingale, who…

Waddesdon Manor

Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Waddesdon Manor houses one of the finest collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world. The furniture, Savonnerie carpets and Svres porcelain ranks in importance with the Metropolitan Museum in New…

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.…

Ascott House

'A palace like cottage, the most luxurious and lovely thing I ever saw'. This was how Gladstone's daughter, Mary, described Ascott after a visit in the 1880s. Ascott, as well as being open to the public, has continued to be a family home, just as Anthony de…

Aylesbury Golf Centre

Aylesbury Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 393644 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

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