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

27
APR
Balletboyz
Wycombe Swan

Following their triumphant appearance here in the Spring BalletBoyz are back by demand with their stunning show featuring spectacular dance pieces by internationally celebrated choreographers Russell Maliphant and Liam Scarlett. The Talent is made up…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
APR
Wuthering Heights
Milton Keynes Theatre

Passionate and obsessive Cathy and Heathcliffs love is as unruly and dangerous as the Yorkshire moors that surround them.As children they are inseparable running wild and free on the moors but over time their childish affection deepens into an overwhelming love …

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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28
APR
Count Arthur Strong
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
MAY
Eden's pop-up Spring fashion show
Eden Shopping Centre

Be ready for surprises as Eden creates a fashion show like no otherEden Shopping Centre's iconic fashion event returns with a brand new look for 2015. Head to Eden this Bank Holiday weekend to check out the latest styles set to hit…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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03
MAY
The RAF Halton Sprint Triathlon
RAF Halton

The RAF Halton Sprint Triathlon is back for its fourth year after a sell‐out event in 2014 Join us on Sunday 3rd May 2015 and take part in either a Super Sprint or our brand new Mini Olympic and raise money to…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01442 820740
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03
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Milton Keynes Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Michael McIntyre Work In Progress
Milton Keynes Theatre

Michael McIntyre Work In Progress at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Monday 04 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Michael McIntyre Work In Progress live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
MAY
Sex in Suburbia
Wycombe Swan

Claire Sweeney stars in and co‐writes this brand new comedy about dating men and finding Mr Right. Penny Crowe is the host of a late‐night radio phone‐in and as Britains leading Agony Aunt she takes calls about every date from hell and…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 552873
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05
MAY
Avenue Q
Aylesbury Waterside 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: 5.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
MAY
Tim Vine
Wycombe Swan Theatre

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
MAY
Chiltern Camerata performs ‘Music in the Great W
The Church of St Lawrence

The Chiltern Camerata Conductor Sam Laughton performs Music in the Great War'The final concert in our 201415 season is the orchestra's contribution to the Wycombe Arts Festival. It is built around music written during or influenced by WW1.The works to be…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 883112
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18
MAY
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Milton Keynes Theatre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Monday 18 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Al Murray One Man One Guvnor tickets so weve done…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
MAY
Al Stewart
Milton Keynes Theatre

Al Stewart at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 19 May 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: Live Music & Concerts

23
MAY
7th Mentmore Arts Festival
St Mary's Church Mentmore and Mentmore Village Hall

Every year money is raised for local causes. In 2014 over £10500 worth of art was sold and £5000 was donated to Florence Nightingale Hospice and £2500 to local charities including Mentmore Village Hall and St Marys Church.Over 50 local artists will…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07919 562414
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23
MAY
Rock Solid Sprint
Silverstone Woodlands

Train insane to be crowned King or Queen of the Sprint as we turn obstacle racing on its head.RockSolid Sprint is just shy of 1 kilometre ‐ packed with gruelling obstacles ‐ with our champions winning the ultimate prize of £2000.Race head‐to‐head…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01392 580571
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23
MAY
Stewart Francis
Milton Keynes Theatre

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
MAY
Real Ale & Cider Festival with The Mangledwurzels
The Three Horseshoes at Garsington

An all‐day beer and cider festival with Wurzels‐flavoured cider‐fuelled Scrumpy & Western entertainment from The Mangledwurzels The Mangledwurzels are a three‐piece Scrumpy & Western band based in Somerset writing and performing in the style of Adge Cutler. Formed in early 2005 the…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 368666
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30
MAY
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderword Xscape

The Comedy Club Milton Keynes at Wonderworld Xscape on Saturday 30th May. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Mike McClean:The Big Breakfast C4 Mad For It ITV Shameless C4 The Office BBC.Mike McLean has hosted numerous television shows for the BBC ITV…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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14
JUN
The Bootleg Beatles
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Re‐live the sights and sounds of sixties as the worlds premier Beatle band returns to Cambridge with their spectacular two hour multi‐media stage production featuring all the classic Beatle hits. Using film footage of…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUN
Madame Butterfly with Perpetuum Mobile
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Experience Northern Ballet at its dynamic best ‐ through the achingly emotional storytelling of Madame Butterfly and the awe‐inspiring strength and skill of Perpetuum Mobile.Northern Ballet's uniquely expressive dancers will perform two spectacular ballets in one evening.Be transported to Japan as the…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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21
JUN
Soapbox Derby on Father's Day
Whitehill Park

Aylesbury Town Council are excited to bring you Aylesbury's first ever Soapbox Derby. 15 years ago Red Bull ran their very first Soapbox race in Brussels since then the karts have got cooler faster and wilder. Now you have the…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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22
JUN
Russell Watson
Milton Keynes Theatre

Russell Watson is a much loved English tenor termed by many the peoples tenor. He began his career singing in working mens clubs then had a breakthrough in 1999 when he was asked to sing…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
JUN
The Magic of Motown
Milton Keynes Theatre

The Magic of Motown at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Thursday 25 June 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
JUN
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
The Stables

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Saturday 27 June 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: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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

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

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
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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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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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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