What's on inTring

Welcome to Tring

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

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Forthcoming events in Tring

28
MAY
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy
The Comedy Loft - Watford

Three top class comedians and a brilliant compere to host.Artists Speakers: Kevin Gildea Leo Kearse Simon Bligh Andre Vincent.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53797‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53797‐2…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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28
MAY
May Bank Holiday Vintage Steamer Cruises
Bourne End Marina

Enjoy the perfect River Thames experience this May bank holiday weekend aboard the carbon neutral 1883 steam launch Alaska. Trips run on the hour starting at 11am and with the last trip departing at 5pm giving you a 50 minute adventure aboard…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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28
MAY
Mentmore Arts Festival
St Mary's Church Mentmore and Mentmore Village Hall

Over the last few years this event has become increasingly popular both locally and further afield with over 1000 visitors and in excess of £16000 worth of art sold in 2015. The Committee continue to hone their organisational skills to ensure that…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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28
MAY
Sheep Racing & More Half Term Fun!
Odds Farm Park

The ever popular Sheep Racing returns to Odds Farm Park from May Half Term With a specially built mini race track with jumps and bends eager sheep with miniature jockeys Sheep Racing is an event not to miss Plus guess the winning…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01628 520188
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28
MAY
Trunchpots
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm.For 5 years: listen to hilariously terrifying descriptions of Miss Trunchbull the headmistress we love to hate. Then get your own back in this wondercrump pottery class by making your own pot in the shape of Miss Trunchbull.£3…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Bank Holiday Foam Party
Oceana, Watford

Bank Holidays at Oceana mean one thing ‐ foam party So get ready to get wet and wild as the UKs biggest foam cannon is coming back for Double Cannon ChaosWoo Woo: 50 Off All Drinks before 11pm Barcelona: RNB and Hip…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
MAY
Crackling chalkboards
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm.For 6 years: listen to Matildas revenge on Miss Trunchbull from the dramatic scene from the story. Then take yourself back to Miss Honeys classroom and decorate your very own chalkboard. We cant promise to produce a chalk…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
MAY
Reptile Week with Safari Stu at Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

Reptile Week with Safari Stu at Mead Open Farm29 May to 3 June 2016Safari Stu is back at Mead Open Farm this May half term with his amazing reptile friendsYou might hold a Tarantula get nose to nose with a Chameleon pet…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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30
MAY
Beginners Jive Classes
Harefield Cricket Club

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Monday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 7.45pm with…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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30
MAY
Bogtrotter money banks
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pm.For 6 years: listen to storytelling from the crackling chapter in Matilda in which Miss Trunchbull makes Bruce Bogtrotter eat an entire cake. Then decorate a yummy‐looking money bank with ceramic paints so you can save…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
MAY
Learn to Jive Harefield - Rock n Roll Club
Harefield Cricket Club

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Monday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 7.45pm with practice session…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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30
MAY
Rumble in the jungle - free half term fun at Eden!
Eden Shopping Centre

Are you a parent on the prowl for free half term activities Well call off the search because Eden Shopping Centre at High Wycombe has a week of jungle‐inspired fun that will delight your little monkeysEvery weekday during the holidays your little…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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31
MAY
Magical moments with Korky Paul
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.30pm and 2.30pm.For 4 years: Magical Moments with Winnie the Witch and Korky Paul means speedy sketching and spell binding storytelling. Experience an energetic workshop full of wit enthusiasm and lots of audience participation. Win BIG prizes like original Korky…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Leighton Buzzard Golf Club

Our briefing and networking events in Leighton Buzzard 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 ‐ Guest speakerVandana Dass ‐ Hiring and…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01869 322261
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01
JUN
Telling tales with Sandra Agard
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 1.00pm and 3.00pm For 5 years: a magical hour with our Centenary Storyteller in Residence Sandra Agard. Sandra will tell stories inspired by themes from Matilda including tricks magic and friendship. Feel free to sit back and listen or get up…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
JUN
My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 1.00pm and 3.00pm.For 4 years: join author Mo OHara to find out more about her bestselling My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish series in this hilarious not‐to‐be‐missed event. Find out what you need to be an evil scientist what to do…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
Proghopping pencil boxes
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm.For 6 years: listen to tales from Miss Honeys Classroom and then decorate a classy wooden pencil box to be the envy of your school mates.£3 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYBoth adults and children are welcome to…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
Beauty, Gifts & Treats Fair Aylesbury
Bucks CC Sports Club

Find beauty unique gifts and treats all under one roofSaturday 4th June from 13.00 ‐ 16.00 hrs.BEAUTY:Various treatments: hand & feet massages express & full manicures pedicures eyebrows body wraps. Shop for skincare makeup fragrances and body & bath from well‐known brands…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07703 564174
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04
JUN
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pm.For 10 years: a unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts. £1 PER PERSON ADULTS AND CHILDREN PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYWe recommend pre‐booking as workshops can sell out in advance. Please give…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
Parrot magnets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

12.15pm 1.15pm 2.15pm and 3.15pm.For 6 years: listen to storytelling from Matilda in which Matilda tricks her parents by pretending a parrot up the chimney is making the voice of a robber Then create your own colourful parroty pet to stick on…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
UEFA Womens Euro 2017 Qualifier – ENGLAND V SERB
Adams Park Stadium

England Womens Euro qualifier against Serbia in June will be played at Wycombe Wanderers Adams Park Stadium.Mark Sampsons side will play Serbia on Saturday 4 June 5.30pm KO in the first match of a double‐header in their UEFA Womens 2017 European Championship…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

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05
JUN
Horses, Hounds and Heroes Charity Event
The Horse Trust

. HORSES HOUNDS AND HEROESSAVE £5 with our Early Bird Offer available onlineAdults £5.00 Children and Concession £2.50FREE PARKINGhttps:helping‐the‐trust.horsetrust.org.ukgiftsDate: Sunday 5th JuneTime: 12noon to 5pmLocation:The Horse TrustSlad LanePrinces RisboroughBuckinghamshireHO27 0PPOn Sunday 5th June from 12 noon until 5pm join us at…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 488464
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09
JUN
Business Networking Evening - Faborje, Watford
Faborje

Join us and the leaders of Hertfordshires business community on Thursday 9th June for a free networking evening. This informal event starts at 6.30pm with wine and canapes generously provided by newly opened bar Faborj in Watford.Our guest speaker on the…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01923 330330
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10
JUN
Agenda presents James Hype
Oceana

Put clubbing on the Agenda with Oceana every Friday with the freshest mix of House RnB and Party across 3 rooms. Theres no bigger way to kick off your weekend On the Agenda for Friday 10th June James Hype brings his explosive…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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11
JUN
Village Visit Day
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

For all ages: live in HP Visit for Free Join us for a Sunshine Trail swashboggling storytelling and drop‐in crafts all for free for our neighbours plus enjoy 10 off in the Shop. Simply bring proof of your HP postcode…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
JUN
Just the Tonic Special
The Comedy Loft

A Just the Tonic Special Milton Jones headlines a top night of comedy.Milton Jones gets off TV and out of the theatres to return for a limited number of clubs gigs.Artists Speakers: Milton Jones Jojo Smith Keith Farnan TBC.Booking: http:atnd.it57172‐0…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07973 421176
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18
JUN
Anniversary Abseil
Peace Hospice Care

Join us to celebrate Peace Hospice Cares 25th anniversary by abseiling 170ft down the tallest building in Watford the Munden View Tower Block. …

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01923 335373
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18
JUN
Feast Weekend
Waddesdon Manor

This two day festival is a celebration of food drink and entertainment inspired by The Barons Treat where Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild would host local families in the grounds for annual garden parties with games shows and music. Visitors are invited to…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 653259
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18
JUN
Sparky chocolate decorating
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

11.30am 1.00pm 2.30pm and 3.45pm.For 4 years: join Kate Head Chef at Caf Twit to decorate a chocolate bar to give to your Dad on Fathers Day.£4 PER PARTICIPANT PLUS MUSEUM ENTRYBoth adults and children are welcome to participate. Under 8s will…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
JUN
Soapbox Derby
Whitehill Park

2015 saw Aylesburys First Soapbox Derby a race fiercely contested by 20 karts of all shapes and sizes from a Luna buggy Brum and even a shed with teams winning an array of trophies and medals whilst enjoying the thrill…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 425678
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Tourist Attractions


Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Over 600 acres of parkland set in the Chiltern Hills makes this one of Europe's largest conservation parks. Animals to see include tigers, elephants, rhinos, giraffes, bears, hippos, przewalski's wild horse, crocodiles, flamingos, buffalo, camels, cheetahs, goats, wolves, mongoose, red panda, pere david's deer, chinese water deer,…

Leighton Buzzard Railway

The Leighton Buzzard Railway is one of the few narrow‐gauge light railways to survive in England. Built over 85 years ago to transport sand, the line has carried a steam‐hauled passenger train service since 1968, and now houses one of the largest collections of narrow‐gauge locomotives in…

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.…

Adeyfield Adventure Playground

Adeyfield Adventure Playground ‐ Amusement Park in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01442242852 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on 01442 840200 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Aqua Splash

Swimming pool at Aqua Splash in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on 01442 292202 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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