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

24
MAR
Allo Allo
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes

Welcome to Rene and Ediths restaurant ‐ but you may have chosen a bad night.Rene has agreed to look after the painting of the Fallen Madonna With The Big Boobies in the cellar to keep it safe till the war is over.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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24
MAR
Stantonbury Leisure Centre 2017 Comic Relief Table
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Helping out and awarding the trophies will be the one and only Andrew BaggaleyLets face it its all in a good cause ‐ come and watch and relax.....and donateJunior Table Tennis Event Under 18 7pm ‐ 8.30pm registration from 6.45pm Adult…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 324422
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25
MAR
Crodscolloping Chocolate Flowers
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Find out more about how close Roald Dahl was to his mum Sofia Magdalene and make a whoopsy chocolate flower for someone who is special to you.Event detailsTimes: 11.15am 12.15pm 1.45pm 2.45pm and 3.45pmCost: £4.50 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
MAR
Rare Productions - Hairspray Open Auditions
Stantonbury Theatre

When her dream comes true Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star. She must use her newfound power to dethrone the reigning Teen Queen win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin and integrate a TV network all without denting her…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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31
MAR
Bucks Pottery & Sculpture Society monthly talk
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk by Chesham potter and Bucks Pottery member Elaine Wells. Elaine will be sharing with us her experience taking part in the Great Pottery Throw Down programme currently airing on BBC2.Examples of Elaines pottery can be…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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31
MAR
Masquerade Ball
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Striking eye‐masks lavish decor candlelit tables exceptional live entertainment music and dancing until midnight and beyond... will all conjure up a magical evening.The party starts with a red carpet arrival at 7.30pm a three‐course dinner half a bottle of house wine per…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000001
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01
APR
Curtain Call
Stantonbury Theatre

Moylan School of Dances talented students will showcase their work in an array of inspirational dance genres from Cinderella to West Side Story with diversity in music ranging from Bach to The Rolling StonesSomething for everyone to enjoy.A show not to be…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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Milton Keynes Hindu Association - Ladies Dinner &
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

An exclusive evening for ladies that includes music & dance and a vegetarian Indian meal. A full bar service will be available.Live music from STRINGS.7pm ‐ MidnightNet proceeds to go to the MKHA Building FundSaturday 1st AprilTickets £20Tickets can be booked online…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 324422
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Terrific Chocolate Bar Wrappers
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Find out more about Roald Dahls love of the Golden Age of chocolate bars and get inspired to design your own wrapper with artist Charlotte Tupper.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
APR
Oxjam at Leighton Buzzard Railway
Leighton Buzzard Railway

Jazz at the Leighton Buzzard Railway with The Sue Hill Trio Pages Park Station Billington Road; 11.45am‐12.30pm 1.30‐2.15pm and 3.25‐4.10pm. Buy a train‐ride ticket £10 Seniors £8.50 Children £6 and enjoy the music free with a collection for Oxfam. Come and…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01525 373888
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05
APR
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Horwood House

Our briefing and networking events are on the first Wednesday of every other month. We would be delighted if you could join us.In collaboration with OM&M Solicitors.Event Format10:00‐10:30 ‐ Arrival & networking10:30‐11:15 ‐ Richard Marsh Whos afraid of the big bad cloudRichard…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL:
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05
APR
Paul Carroll’s Music Hall Tavern
The Venue

Whatever your age come along and join Mrs T and the girls from MHT this Spring for a truly magnificent night of dazzling costumes side splitting laughter and a cast of unique characters singing and dancing all night long.A feel‐good night that…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 675750
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08
APR
Hertfordshire Chamber Orchestra
Church of St Peter & St Paul

Haydn Symphony No. 98 Mozart: Rondo for violin Adagio for violin & Symphony No. 41 Jupiter…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01442 820723
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10
APR
Easter Coding Camp - Build Websites, Apps and Game
GoCode Academy

Looking for a fun and challenging activity this Easter breakOur 4 day intensive coding camp is packed with fun activities challenges and workshop where young people can build websites mobile applications and games. At GoCode Academy were passionate about building a generation…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01908 870003
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10
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England Women v Austria at Stadium MK
Stadium MK

England Women will play a double‐header in April in their last home matches before this summers UEFA Womens Euro 2017 finals.Tickets for both fixtures are on sale now priced at £7.50 for adults and £3.50 for children for each game. A family…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01782 655821
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11
APR
Caro Emerald
Milton Keynes Theatre

Caro Emerald is a Jazz singer from Amsterdam. Her debut single Back It Up was released in 2009. Her debut album Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor spent 30 weeks in the Dutch album…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
APR
Fawlty Towers Themed Comedy Dining Evening @ The K
The Kings Arms Hotel

Join us at The Kings Arms Hotel in Bicester on the 13th April for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07884 201840
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23
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Richard Jones 'The Power of Imagination' Tour 2017
MK11

The current winner of Britains Got Talent magician and soldier Lance Corporal Richard Jones has announced his first UK tour. The tour starts on 23rd April at the MK11 in Milton Keynes and culminates at the Arts Centre in Haverhill on Friday…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 262924
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St George Celebration and Scout Parade
Market Square, Aylesbury

A free family fun day in celebration of Englands patron saint St George. This event always takes place on the closest Sunday to St Georges Day and this year we have the pleasure of holding the event on the actual day.Come…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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29
APR
Only Fools and 3 Courses The Sequel
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes

Comedy Dining are pleased to bring you the sequel to Only Fools and 3 Courses a completely different dining experience.DCI Roy Slater will be putting in an appearance and we all know what Del thinks of himCassandra and Rodney take a trip…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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30
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Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride
Fox Valley

. The Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride offers a unique mix of Tour de France delivery combined with Yorkshire hospitality and beauty resulting in a sportive dream day. Taking place on the 3rd and final day of the Tour de Yorkshire Sunday…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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06
MAY
XT BREWERY OPEN DAY
XT Brewery

Come and see where the beer magic happens.Sample beers eat local foods and listen our line up of local bands.Venue: XT Brewery Notley Farm Long Crendon HP18 9ERPriceFREE: USD 0Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com111330‐0…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01844 208310
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12
MAY
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Best Western Buckingham Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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14
MAY
Aylesbury Race for Life 5K
Waddesdon Manor

Cancer Research UKs Race for Life. A series of women‐only events raising money for research so that we will beat all 200 types of cancer sooner.Run jog walk or even danceLink to sign up: po.stRFLcenStart time: 10:30 am Last EntryAdult entry Women…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL:
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14
MAY
FakePunch: Unarmed Combat Masterclass
Stantonbury Theatre

This masterclass is open to anyone interested in learning the basic but constantly used hand‐to‐hand combat techniques both on stage and screen. Participants will learn how to slap punch kick grapple and strangle one another whilst gaining an understanding of fight rhythm…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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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: 4.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 1296 681530
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21
MAY
Cut&Thrust: Single Sword Masterclass
Stantonbury Theatre

This one‐day masterclass will introduce participants to the 16th Century Renaissance European Rapier a style of swordplay known for for its fast paced exciting combination of cut and thrust techniques. Made popular in such films as The Princess Bride Pirates of the…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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27
MAY
Dogs Don't Do ballet
Leighton Buzzard Theatre

Biff is not like ordinary dogs. Biff likes moonlight and music and walking on his tiptoes. You see Biff doesnt think hes a dog Biff thinks hes a ballerina which is all very well...but dogs dont do ballet ‐ do they The…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
MAY
Mentmore Arts Festival 2017
Mentmore Village Hall & St Mary's Church

The 9th Mentmore Arts Festival will be held from Saturday 27th to Monday 29th May 2017 from 11.00 am to 5.00 pm.We are delighted that our favourite artists continue to support the event and are also very happy to make new artists…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07919 562414
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11
JUN
Milton Keynes Race for Life 10K
Campbell Park

Cancer Research UKs Race for Life. A series of women‐only events raising money for research so that we will beat all 200 types of cancer sooner.Run jog walk or even danceLink to sign up: po.stRFLcenStart Time: 10:00 am Last entryAdult entry Women…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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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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