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Waterside Festival returned with a splash!

September 19th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

Thousands of visitors enjoyed a fun and sun-filled day at the eagerly-anticipated return of Waterside Festival, Aylesbury’s fantastic family-friendly canal festival which took place at Waterside canal basin in Aylesbury Garden Town last Saturday. Warmly [...]

Don’t “miss the boat” this Saturday at Aylesbury’s Waterside Festival!

September 9th, 2019|History & Culture, News, What's On|

Watch Aylesbury’s canal side burst into colour, entertainment and music as the town welcomes the return of the fantastic family-friendly Waterside Festival this Saturday 14 September, 11am-5.30pm. Co-ordinated by Aylesbury Town Centre Partnership and proudly [...]

Thank you to Waterside Festival partners!

September 3rd, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

Waterside Festival is lucky to be hosted around Aylesbury’s revitalised canalside public space, and with the day of festivity fast approaching, Saturday 14 September 11am-5.30pm, let’s take a moment to appreciate the huge amount of [...]

Paralympian Derek Derenalagi to open Waterside Festival

August 28th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

Paralympian Derek Derenalagi will be launching this year’s Waterside Festival, which takes place at Aylesbury’s canal basin on Saturday 14 September.  Derek was injured by a roadside bomb in Helmand Province in July 2007 while serving with [...]

Waterside Festival welcomes music, dance and theatre to the stage

August 27th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

Gather around the stage at this year’s Waterside Festival and be enthralled by an array of performing arts spectacles, showcasing to festival-goers the best of Aylesbury Vale’s talent. On Saturday 14 September, 11am-5.30pm, audiences can [...]

Make a splash at this year’s Waterside Festival!

August 20th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, News, Outdoors, Shopping, Sports & Activities|

Back by popular demand, this year’s Waterside Festival, taking place on Saturday 14 September, 11am – 5.30pm at Waterside canal basin in Aylesbury town centre, will see the return of the much-loved, splash-tastic, water-based activities. [...]

The artist behind the (street) scenes

August 20th, 2019|History & Culture, News, Outdoors|

Winslow artist Laura Boswell is the remarkable talent behind beautiful illustrations featured on seven information pillars that have been popping up around Aylesbury town centre recently. The pillars not only provide useful information for getting [...]

Only one month to go until the return of Aylesbury’s Waterside Festival!

August 16th, 2019|History & Culture, News, What's On|

This Saturday marks four weeks to go until Waterside Festival (Saturday 14 September, 11am – 5.30pm), meaning the countdown is officially on for the return of Aylesbury’s fantastic canal festival taking place at Waterside canal [...]

Bedgrove Park visitors can now take advantage of free to use training courts

August 9th, 2019|Outdoors, Sports & Activities|

Aylesbury’s Bedgrove Park has seen the opening of three refurbished training courts, which have been marked out for netball and tennis. The training courts are free to use for visitors to the park, and also [...]

Play in the Park brings family fun to the Vale

August 8th, 2019|Entertainment, Outdoors, Sports & Activities|

Yesterday, thousands of families from across the Vale visited Aylesbury’s award-winning Vale Park for a fun-filled and unforgettable day at ‘Play in the Park’. Organised by Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) to celebrate national Playday, [...]

Fun, fun, fun at this year’s Play in the Park!

July 26th, 2019|Eat & Drink, Entertainment, Outdoors, Sports & Activities|

Play in the Park returns to Aylesbury’s award-winning Vale Park on Wednesday 7 August for a family play day extravaganza from 11am to 4pm. The event is suitable for all children up to the age [...]

Pubs and bars with hidden gardens and courtyards to try in Aylesbury

July 3rd, 2019|Eat & Drink, News|

Summer is well and truly here, and the weather is perfect for relaxing outside with a cool drink in hand after a hard day’s work. But there’s just one question – where is there to [...]

A fizztastic celebration of colour, costumes and creativity at this year’s WhizzFizzFest!

July 1st, 2019|News|

Fantastical fun and whizzfizzing wonderfulness filled Aylesbury town centre on Saturday 22 June, as thousands of festival goers celebrated children’s art and literature at this year’s WhizzFizzFest. The popular family-friendly festival, in its grand tradition, [...]

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 [...]

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