What's on inWaddesdon

Welcome to Waddesdon

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

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Forthcoming events in Waddesdon

05
AUG
Baby Sensory South Bucks
Longwick Scout Hut

Our classes will introduce your baby to a world of sensory delights where the two of you can relax have fun and share some truly special times. Ours is magical world full of glowing balls light shows puppets bubbles rainbows massage signing…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 259637
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05
AUG
Summer Camps at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

From street art to recycled robots and funky fashion to finger drums theres so much for kids to do every Wednesday throughout August at Eden ‐ and its all freeChildren will receive a special badge each time they complete an activity ‐…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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07
AUG
WESTWOOD – LADIES FREE – AUG 7TH @WONDERWORLD
Wonderworld Xscape

Kerry D PresentsWestwoodFlossin & Ballin Part 2August 7thWonderworld Milton KeynesLADIES FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHTFree Westwood CD GiveawayWestwood ripping down the set all night playing the biggesthip hop bashment afro beats R&B house soca WonderworldXScape 602 Marlborough GateMilton Keynes…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07583 816766
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08
AUG
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderworld Xscape

3 Top Comedians Ryan McDonnell Martin Coyote Gerry K. as Seen on TV. Ryan McDonnell:Apollo quality live comedy Three Weeks.Belfast boy Ryan McDonnell is no stranger to laughs in his home town and is currently building up quite a reputation for himself…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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11
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Milton Keynes Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 11 August 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
AUG
The Proclaimers
Milton Keynes Theatre

Charlie and Craig Reid better known as The Proclaimers have put together an impressive body of work since their foundation in 1983. Their rise began with supporting the Housemartins in 1986 later they rose to…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
AUG
The Pantry Summer Market
Piddington Village Hall,

Come and join us at The Pantry Summer Market on Saturday 22 August 10am 2pm Piddington Village Hall Oxfordshire. Therell be a variety of handmade craft items and local produce including jewellery handbags accessories locally grown plants artisan bread local cheese…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01844 238294
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28
AUG
Towersey Festival 2015
Thame Showground

One of the UKs longest running independent music festivals returns for the 51st yearHeadline acts include Bellowhead Joan Armatrading Stornoway and Show Of Hands.Theyre joined by Sally Barker star of BBC Ones The Voice Keston Cobblers Club Treacherous Orchestra John Smith Chris…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01629 827016
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29
AUG
Live in the Park
Vale Park

Vale Park will be filled with continuous live music performed on a large outdoor stage by 80s pop star TOYAH and a number of fantastic local bands playing an array of musical styles and genres from rockabilly punk and new wave to…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01296 425678
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30
AUG
Proms in the Park
Vale Park

Aylesbury Concert Band take to the stage at 7.15pm for a Great British tradition entertaining you with a mix of contemporary and traditional orchestral pieces accompanied by a talented local soloist Alison Langer.Bring your family friends a picnic a rug and plenty…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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05
SEP
Foo Fighters Iggy Pop
National Bowl

Foo Fighters Iggy Pop at National Bowl in Milton Keynes on Saturday 05 September 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
SEP
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge 2015
Princes Risborough School

The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care returns on Sunday 13 September for its seventh year Join us for our own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part of…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01442 820740
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26
SEP
Spooky Sprint Aylesbury
Waddesdon Manor

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprint a spine‐tingling different race A run in the dark with only a head torch to light your way which will test your nerve as well as your fitness. Its so good its…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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29
SEP
Squeeze John Cooper Clarke
Milton Keynes Theatre

Squeeze John Cooper Clarke at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 29 September 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Paddy McGuinness
Milton Keynes Theatre

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
OCT
Bullet For My Valentine
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Welsh HeavyThrash Metal band Bullet for my Valentine are; Matthew Tuck lead vocalsrhythm guitar Michael Paget lead guitar Michael Thomas drums and Jason James backing vocals and bass guitar. They began together in 1998 but…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
OCT
UB40
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
NOV
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury on Thursday 12 November 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: 5.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
NOV
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Milton Keynes Theatre

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Bellowhead
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JAN
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: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
FEB
David O Doherty
The Stables

David O Doherty at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Saturday 13 February 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch David O Doherty live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
FEB
Sarah Millican
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
FEB
Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind
The Stables

Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Friday 26 February 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
FEB
Derren Brown
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
FEB
Derren Brown Miracle
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Derren Brown Miracle at Wycombe Swan Theatre in High Wycombe on Monday 29 February 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
MAR
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Milton Keynes Theatre

Acclaimed director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell Kinky Boots Legally Blonde Hairspray brings the new multi‐million pound production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical to the Savoy Theatre. Starring three time Olivier and Tony Award winner…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
MAY
Avenue Q
Milton Keynes Theatre

Avenue Q tells the funny story of Princeton a US college graduate who has moved to the New York neighbourhood of Avenue Q in order to discover his purpose in life. Full of hilarious…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
JUL
The Mousetrap
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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.…

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.…

Aylesbury Park Golf Club

Aylesbury Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 399196 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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