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

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

09
SEP
Dara OBriain
Milton Keynes Theatre

Dara OBriain at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Wednesday 09 September 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 the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
SEP
Heritage Open Days 2015 - Aylesbury
Aylesbury Town Centre

Heritage Open Days are a fantastic not‐to‐be‐missed opportunity to get behind the closed doors to some of Aylesburys oldest and most fascinating buildings. With many local companies and organisations getting involved.Visitors can discover the hidden history behind Judges Lodgings Crown Court…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01296 425678
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12
SEP
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderworld Xscape

Karen Bayley:BBC New Comedy Awards Semi Finals BBC Choice Take the Mike ITV Carlton BBC Showcase finals BBC3 The Last Word ITV1 Sex on the job Sky1. The first ever female winner of the prestigious Comedy Store King Gong award Karen was…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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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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13
SEP
Tudor Fayre
Buckinghamshire County Museum

We are bringing The Tudors to Bucks County Museum in Aylesbury for a day packed with FREE family fun interaction entertainment and education all steeped in the times of The Tudors. With a multitude of characters to meet from King Henry…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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18
SEP
Martin Taylor
Wycombe Swan

Multi‐award‐winning guitarist and composer Martin Taylor has established a unique musical career as an internationally acclaimed musician and his inimitable style has seen him recognised as the worlds foremost exponent of solo jazz guitar playing.Completely self‐taught he has enjoyed a remarkable musical…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 552871
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19
SEP
The Fortunes
Wycombe Swan

The Fortunes remain as popular as ever with their fantastic vocals and the groups dynamic musical versatility. Performing many of the great songs from the beginnings of rock n roll to the present day they are sure to impress you with their…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 552871
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26
SEP
Back to Bacharach
Wycombe Swan

Together Burt Bacharach and Hal David helped shape the path of modern music as we know it today.The duo have penned some of the most iconic songs of all time enchanting our airwaves for more than 6 decades with hits like; Walk…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 552871
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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

07
OCT
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Leighton Buzzard Golf Club

The LBBBN is designed to bring together businesses in Leighton Buzzard and the surrounding areas for an informative and topical business update with the chance to network with like‐minded professionals.Our briefing and networking events in Leighton Buzzard are on the first Wednesday…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Business

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09
OCT
Mitch Benn
Wycombe Swan

From BBC Radio 4s Sony nominated Now Show BBC1s One Show and Watchdog multi‐award winner Mitch Benn and his band take to the road in a two‐hour show packed with new songs and old favourites.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Bizet's Carmen
Wycombe Swan

Opera and Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production.Seville comes to Wycombe Swan with the hottest ticket in town Featuring Caspian ‐ a majestic white Andalucian stallion. One of the most famous and seductive operas of all time Bizets irresistibly emotional…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 552871
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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

24
NOV
Balbir Singh Dance Company present Dhe Ki Ta
Wycombe Swan

A heady synthesis of contemporary dance classical Kathak and mesmerising music. Drawing on Balbir Singhs dual training in contemporary and classical traditions each piece in this engaging triple bill has its own distinctive mood. Six captivating dancers are supported by an eclectic…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 552871
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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

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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