Sep
30
Mon
Touch Tour – National Sporting Heritage Day Event @ Buckinghamshire County Museum
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday 30 September, 11am to 2pm TBC
For blind and visually impaired visitors to touch and explore sporting objects. Kop Hill Climb vintage cars will also be on show to sit in and rev up. There is no charge for this event but please book a place through the museum website. For further information contact Siemma on community@buckscountymuseum.org

The Museum is open 10am -5pm Tuesday- Saturday.
Half Term 29th October -2nd November 10am -5pm Monday -Saturday.

Oct
2
Wed
Wellbeing Wednesday @ Bucks County Museum and Roald Dahl Children's Gallery
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Wellbeing Wednesday @ Bucks County Museum and Roald Dahl Children's Gallery | England | United Kingdom

Reclaim your lunch break this summer and join us in the Bucks County Museum garden to de-stress in beautiful surroundings.  Break away from your desk, turn off your phone and enjoy your lunch with us.  We are offering a range of mindful activities that will allow you to return to work focused and refreshed.

Wednesday Wellbeing, drop in 12-1.30pm

Wed 21 Aug: Meditation Mandala and Zentangles – create your own artwork from colourful repeated patterns

Wed 4 Sept: Sensory Stress-Free Puddles – relieve tension and relax by re-living childhood and playing with cornflour puddles

Wed 18 Sept: Paper Flower Power & Therapeutic Colouring – make decorative paper flowers and enjoy some colouring in the garden

Wed 2 Oct: Mindful Origami – have a go at folding paper animals, a quiet and reflective activity with beautiful results

Free iced lemonade (suggested donation £1.50).

Refreshments available from our café.

Activities will take place indoors if weather is wet.

These activities are aimed at adults only.

Oct
4
Fri
Foodie Friday Live @ Aylesbury Town Centre
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Foodie Friday Live @ Aylesbury Town Centre | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

Foodie Friday Live
An opportunity for the Food traders on the market to showcase the business by offering samples and cooking demonstrations of their products. There is a compere who will be interviewing traders and customers alike. Take time to relax and eat your lunch on the Market Square in one of the seating areas that are provided.

Oct
5
Sat
Mushroom Magic: A UK Fungus Day event @ Buckinghamshire County Museum
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mushroom Magic: A UK Fungus Day event @ Buckinghamshire County Museum | England | United Kingdom

The Bucks Fungus Group present local fungi displays and family activities.

Entry by Donation.

The Museum is open 10am -5pm Tuesday- Saturday.
Half Term 29th October -2nd November 10am -5pm Monday -Saturday.

Oct
19
Sat
Festival of Lights 2019 @ Bucks County Museum and Kingsbury Square
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Festival of Lights 2019 @ Bucks County Museum and Kingsbury Square | England | United Kingdom

The Festival of Lights (Diwali ), originally celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains, but welcomes anyone to join as its core values are rooted in peace and mutual respect. It celebrates new beginnings; the triumph of good over evil; light over darkness; knowledge over ignorance; and hope over despair.

This year the event will be held on Saturday 19th October in Bucks County Museum and Kingsbury Square. It will be an afternoon full of Lights, Lamps, collections of live music and dance, mouth watering street food and plenty of activities suitable for all ages and abilities. To round off the day there will be a Light Parade at dusk which anyone can join in as we all come together to celebrate the lights in life.

Nov
14
Thu
Christmas Light Switch On @ Market Square
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Christmas Light Switch On @ Market Square | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

Christmas Light Switch On will start with Mix 96 providing stage entertainment for the crowds, 7:00 pm the lights will be switched on and there will be a spectacular firework show the start of the 2019 festive celebrations in the town.

Christmas Light Switch On @ Aylesbury Town Centre
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Christmas Light Switch On @ Aylesbury Town Centre | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

Join in the fun in Aylesbury Town Centre to welcome the start of Christmas. The ever-popular Christmas Light Switch On, hosted by Mix 96 and the Aylesbury Town Centre Partnership, will take place between 5.30 pm and 8 pm in Market Square, together with a funfair in Kingsbury until 8.30 pm.

The lights will be switched on at 7 pm and will be followed by a spectacular fireworks display. With a host of live performances, special guest appearances from the panto at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, and a vast range of street food available – there really is something for everyone

Nov
24
Sun
Santa’s Sunday @ Market Square
Nov 24 @ 10:45 am – 3:00 pm
Santa's Sunday @ Market Square | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

Start your Christmas off with this fantastic parade that takes around around the town centre, Santa is accompanied by may local schools, organisations and businesses all entertaining the crowds as they pass by, donkeys, street entertainers, marching bands play, dancers dance enthral the crowds. After the parade, there is a small funfair, a selection of entertainment, donkey rides and delicious street food.

Santa’s Sunday @ Aylesbury Town Centre
Nov 24 @ 10:45 am
Santa's Sunday @ Aylesbury Town Centre | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

A real family favourite! Start your Festive season with this fantastic parade. Drawn by two unicorns will be an enchanted Cinderella carriage carrying both Cinderella and the Snow Queen.

The parade will include bouncing elves, candy canes, amazing stilt walkers, real donkeys and a vibrant samba band along with a colourful array of music and dance groups. They will be singing and dancing their way through the town at 10.45 am, starting from the High Street and making their way around to Market Square and finishing in The Exchange

After the parade, there will be a range of entertainment including, a small funfair, donkey rides accompanied by a delicious range of street food

Dec
1
Sun
Christmas Craft & Gift Fair @ Market Square
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Christmas Craft & Gift Fair @ Market Square | Aylesbury | England | United Kingdom

The largest Free entry to the public Christmas Craft & Gift Fair in Buckinghamshire, there will be in excess of 80 stalls to browse around, with many of the offerings handcrafted Christmas gift ideas accompanied with festive music, entertainment and delicious street food.
If you would like to have a stall at this event please visit
https://eforms.aylesburyvaledc.gov.uk/ShowForm.asp?fm_fid=229&
for more information.