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

June 5th, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

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 [...]

Extra Cycle Parking Laid on in Aylesbury Garden Town for WhizzFizzFest Visitors

June 4th, 2019|News, Travel & Parking, What's On|

Aylesbury Garden Town is very pleased to be a sponsor of WhizzFizzFest this year and to mark the occasion, extra cycle parking will be provided to encourage more visitors to come to the festival on [...]

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

May 22nd, 2019|Entertainment, History & Culture, News, What's On|

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 [...]

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

May 20th, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

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, [...]

Love Your Local Market returns to Aylesbury

May 14th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

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 [...]

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

May 9th, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

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 [...]

Aylesbury Market aims to draw the crowds during the Easter holidays

April 4th, 2019|Eat & Drink, News, Nightlife, Shopping|

Aylesbury Market will open as usual over the Easter period, enabling visitors to the town centre to enjoy a wide range of arts and crafts, food, and general stalls. The Foodie Friday Market, open from [...]

WhizzFizzFest launches a GIANT new competition

April 1st, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

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 [...]

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

March 21st, 2019|Entertainment, Sports & Activities|

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 [...]

Aylesbury’s exciting new development, The Exchange, opens to the public

March 15th, 2019|News|

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) is delighted to announce the launch of Aylesbury town centre’s latest development, The Exchange, which opened to the public on Friday 8 March. A stunning new public space featuring unique and [...]

More tickets released for WhizzFizzFest festivities!

March 7th, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

To coincide with World Book Day, Aylesbury’s annual WhizzFizzFest, the all-day family festival celebrating literature and the arts, has released tickets for another exciting event! Taking place on Saturday 22 June in Aylesbury’s town centre, [...]

Tickets on sale now for this year’s WhizzFizzFest!

March 1st, 2019|Entertainment, News, What's On|

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) is delighted to be welcoming three incredible family-favourite authors to join them at WhizzFizzFest 2019, Aylesbury’s annual family-friendly literary and arts festival. Tickets are on sale from today! The eagerly [...]

Festive fun for all at Aylesbury’s Christmas Craft and Gift Market

December 4th, 2018|News, Shopping|

Aylesbury Vale District Council’s (AVDC) Town Centre Management team were delighted to host a vibrant, colourful and atmospheric Christmas Craft and Gift Market on Sunday 2 December in Aylesbury town centre. Over 80 stalls lined [...]

Christmas Craft & Gift Fair set to entice visitors to Aylesbury town centre

November 28th, 2018|News|

Aylesbury Christmas Craft & Gift Fair returns to the town centre on Sunday 2 December between 11am and 3pm. And visitors will be able to soak up the sights, smells and festive ambience while enjoying [...]