Entertainment

It’s WhizzFizzFest time!

Aylesbury Town Centre is buzzing with excitement as WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s fantastic family-friendly literary and arts festival, comes to town this Saturday 22 June with a fabulous line up, promising fun for all. The event kicks off at 10.30am, opening with its spectacular festival parade which will be starting at the top of Kingsbury this year. [...]

It’s WhizzFizzFest time!2019-06-17T14:55:36+01:00

WhizzFizzFest is proud to be celebrating the life and works of the late Judith Kerr

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) was saddened to hear about the passing of much-loved author and illustrator Judith Kerr, who will be sorely missed at this year’s WhizzFizzFest. Taking place on Saturday 22 June, 10.30am – 5.30pm, WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s family-friendly literary and arts festival, had included Judith Kerr alongside Cressida Cowell and Nick Butterworth as [...]

WhizzFizzFest is proud to be celebrating the life and works of the late Judith Kerr2019-06-05T16:16:38+01:00

Loving Aylesbury Market

Aylesbury Market was once again extremely proud to take part in the national ‘Love Your Local Market’ campaign, which ran from 17-31 May. Foodie Friday Live provided tasters and cooking demonstrations and launched a fantastic fortnight of different market activities. These included performances by vintage vocal harmony trio The Bluebird Belles and The Mk Swing [...]

Loving Aylesbury Market2019-06-05T09:11:59+01:00

Only one month to go until this year’s WhizzFizzFest!

The countdown is officially on for this year’s WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s fantastic family-friendly literary and arts festival taking place in Aylesbury town centre on Saturday 22 June, 10.30am - 5.30pm! With just one month to go until the big day, everyone’s invited to take a look at the incredible selection of activities, events and entertainment for [...]

Only one month to go until this year’s WhizzFizzFest!2019-05-22T09:53:37+01:00

It’s time to get creative with WhizzFizzFest’s new illustration competition!

Over the next three weeks, WhizzFizzFest is running an illustration competition, inviting all super WhizzFizzFest enthusiasts to channel their artistic flair and create their own super character. As Aylesbury’s much-loved family-friendly literary and arts festival, WhizzFizzFest is excited to offer another fun and creative competition. The festival, which takes pace on Saturday 22 June, 10.30am [...]

It’s time to get creative with WhizzFizzFest’s new illustration competition!2019-05-20T11:27:12+01:00

Aylesbury is tuning up for busking

Talented performers of all varieties are being encouraged to busk in Aylesbury, to help make the town an even more vibrant and entertaining place to visit. Aylesbury Town Centre Partnership is looking to support different kinds of street entertainers and buskers for Aylesbury town centre, to help improve the range of sights and sounds on [...]

Aylesbury is tuning up for busking2019-05-17T14:52:33+01:00

Love Your Local Market returns to Aylesbury

Aylesbury sees the return of the national Love Your Local Market celebrations, and the markets are joining in with their usual passion and enthusiasm. The Love Your Local Market celebrations swing into action on Friday 17 May, and run until Friday 31 May. Visitors will be able to enjoy a selection of special live events [...]

Love Your Local Market returns to Aylesbury2019-05-15T09:00:01+01:00

FREE tickets available for WhizzFizzFest’s fantastic competition results event: 500 Words Challenge –The Final Chapter

Come along to the exciting ‘Final Chapter’ of the Queens Park Arts Centre 500 Words Challenge, taking place at this year’s WhizzFizzFest on Saturday 22 June in Aylesbury town centre. Earlier this year, WhizzFizzFest highlighted that Aylesbury’s much-loved family-friendly literary and arts festival isn’t just about reading stories, but writing them too. And with this, [...]

FREE tickets available for WhizzFizzFest’s fantastic competition results event: 500 Words Challenge –The Final Chapter2019-05-09T11:22:11+01:00

WhizzFizzFest launches a GIANT new competition

There’s an unmissable, giant new visitor coming to Aylesbury town centre as part of the fantastic celebrations for this year’s WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s much-loved children’s literary and arts festival on Saturday 22 June, and your help is needed to name this larger-than-life addition. Standing at five metres tall, two metres wide, and made from a combination [...]

WhizzFizzFest launches a GIANT new competition2019-04-01T10:17:33+01:00

Bringing all the fun of the farm to “ewe” this Easter

A plan has been hatched to turn Market Square in Aylesbury into an egg-cellent mobile farm on Thursday 11 April between 11am – 3pm during the Easter holidays. The mobile farm will offer the egg-citing opportunity of up close and personal interaction with the farm animals, with springtime being an egg-ceptional time of the year [...]

Bringing all the fun of the farm to “ewe” this Easter2019-03-21T10:32:09+01:00