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

03
JUL
Kevin Bridges
Milton Keynes Theatre

At 24 years of age Kevin Bridges is one of the most popular up and coming comedians in the country. His big break came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the So you…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
JUL
Aylesbury on Sea
Kingsbury Square

We all enjoy spending a sunny Sunday in the height of the summer relaxing on the beach. With the soft sand spreading through our toes the laughter from a Punch & Judy show whilst sinking into a stripy deckchair eating ice‐cream…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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06
JUL
Derren Brown
Aylesbury Waterside 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: 5.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
JUL
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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11
JUL
Electric Daisy Carnival
Milton Keynes Bowl

Today the world‐famous dance music festival Electric Daisy Carnival EDC announced that for the third year in a row it will return to the UK on Saturday 11 July 2015. Also announced is an unparalleled artist line‐up which includes some of the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01273 709709
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11
JUL
House of Burlesque
Wonderworld Xscape

WonderWorld presents House of Burlesque welcoming a brand new event of sophisticated tease music and comedy. Bronze ticket ‐ £15 seat onlySilver Ticket ‐ £25 table seated & 2 course Hot BuffetGold Ticket ‐ £30 table seated 2 course Hot Buffet &…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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11
JUL
Electric Daisy Carnival 2015
National Bowl

Electric Daisy Carnival 2015 at National Bowl in Milton Keynes on Saturday 11 July 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 at…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Buckinghamshire Family History Society Open Day
The Grange School

This is Buckinghamshires major family history event and the day when all of the Societys research libraries will be available in one place including our Buckinghamshire names database containing well over five million entries. Let us help you track down that elusive…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL:
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25
JUL
The Comedy Club
Wonderworld Xscape

Wonderworld presents the Comedy Club with 3 top stand up comedians. Join us for good food laughter and drinks.Bronze ticket ‐ £10 seated only ticketSilver Ticket ‐ £20 Table seated & 2 course Hot BuffetGold Ticket ‐ £25 Table seated 2 course…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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25
JUL
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderword Xscape

The Comedy Club Milton Keynes presents 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Kevin McCarthy:The Ad Lib Expert The Stage Club Mirror Comedian of the Year Award Winner.Once seen never forgotten Kevin McCarthy remains one of the biggest and most…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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26
JUL
Robotics and Coding Residential Summer Camp
Wycombe Abbey School

Fire Tech Camps residential summer programme combines the creative power of technology with all the traditional fun of a summer camp.Older children and teens aged 12 to 17 are invited to engineer code and build their ideas in this hands‐on summer camp…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02071 934002
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01
AUG
SportFest
Wormsley

The most treasured gift you can give your family is unforgettable shared memories. SportFest will be one of those moments.Up to 2500 people families and sports professionals come together to share world‐class sports coaching have fun in competitions camp out listen to…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07976 646807
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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

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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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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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
The Muddy Mucker 2015
Green Park

The Muddy Mucker is back after a sell‐out event last year Join Rennie Grove Hospice Care on Sunday 15 November 2015 and take part in either one lap of the course 5km or two laps 10km tackling various obstacles in the mud.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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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

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 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

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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