What’s On

What’s On2018-02-07T11:36:13+00:00

There’s plenty going on in Aylesbury town centre throughout the year. Music, theatre, street entertainment, dance, family events, festivals and more – there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s what’s coming up in the next few months ….

To find more events taking place in the area visit the Mix96 or Visit Bucks websites.

Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm
Michael Eden: Form & Transform @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom
12:00 pm
A new exhibition at the Coach House Gallery showcases specially commissioned work by Michael Eden, with a difference. Using the collections as inspiration, and working from 3D scans, Michael Eden has made digitally printed pieces that draw on historic objects, re-imagined for today. These unique pieces are the result of technical innovation combined with extraordinary[...]
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm
The Hart Silversmiths – a living tradition @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
An exhibition of beautiful silver from the Hart Silversmiths celebrating the remarkable tradition of silversmithing that has been carried out by the Hart family at The Guild in Chipping Campden for over one hundred years. Entry by donation.
Oct 6 @ 1:30 pm – Oct 20 @ 3:30 pm
Short Courses for Adults at Queens Park Arts Centre: Further Drawing Practice @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
1:30 pm
Further Drawing Practise with Leila Ward Short course taking place on 3 consecutive Saturdays : 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct. A chance to develop your drawing technique, following on from the ‘Drawing for Beginners’ class. Info: leila_ward@msn.com Places must be booked in advance for these workshops, unless otherwise stated. All Adult Art Courses are[...]
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Aylesbury Market @ Aylesbury | United Kingdom
9:00 am
Regular stalls at all markets include fruit and veg, fresh meat, fresh fish, handbags and luggage, mobile phone accessories, hats and gloves, cut flowers and bedding plants, dog beds, Italian bread and deli, ladies costume jewellery. Aylesbury Market is an accredited Real Deal market so buyers can shop with confidence.
Foodie Friday @ Market Square
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Foodie Friday @ Market Square | England | United Kingdom
9:00 am
Stock up for the weekend with fresh meat, fish, bread, eggs, cheese, fruit and vegetables and much more. Try some delicious hot food from the street food stalls for lunch.
Oct 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Boogie Beat Sessions for Under 4s @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom
10:15 am
Join our music & movement sessions and watch your child’s imagination come alive with special access to some of our fascinating Museum objects too! Age appropriate sessions, suitable for babies, toddlers and preschool children. Makes use of dance themes, engaging visual props and illustrations, plus familiar and bespoke rhymes, songs, music and dances. These sessions[...]
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm
Big Gilson & Blues Dynamite at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 pm
Brazilian bluesman Big Gilson was one of the forerunners of the blues in Brazil and has played in festivals alongside BB King, Johnny Winter and Steve Winwood.
Oct 20 all-day
Crazy Diamond at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
This band’s approach to Pink Floyd’s music is faithful but not reverential – they play with quality and authenticity but always add their own sparkle.
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Aylesbury Market @ Aylesbury | United Kingdom
9:00 am
Regular stalls at all markets include fruit and veg, fresh meat, fresh fish, handbags and luggage, mobile phone accessories, hats and gloves, cut flowers and bedding plants, dog beds, Italian bread and deli, ladies costume jewellery. Aylesbury Market is an accredited Real Deal market so buyers can shop with confidence.
100 HEARTS: Legacy of War @ Bucks County Museum
Oct 20 2018 @ 10:16 am – Jan 12 2019 @ 11:16 am
100 HEARTS: Legacy of War @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom
10:16 am
The Embroiderers’ Guild invited their members to take part in the commemoration of the ending of WW1 by stitching a 3-dimensional heart. Come and see these intricate and evocative pieces of work all done in fabric and thread that commemorate this historic event. The exhibition also includes photographic portraits of men and women from Bucks whose[...]
Horrible Halloween @ Waddesdon Manor
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm
Horrible Halloween @ Waddesdon Manor | Waddesdon | England | United Kingdom
11:00 am
Join us for a fun and spooky Halloween during the October half-term holiday. Throughout October half-term there will be our ever-popular Halloween trail, spooky treats to tickle your tastebuds, and crafty activities for everyone to get involved with. Get into the Halloween spirit with our Fête on the last weekend of October. Join us for[...]
Saturday Storytime @ Aylesbury Library
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
 
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Blacksmithing Workshops with Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Blacksmithing with Nicholas Packham Visit a practising workshop to learn and refine the art of blacksmithing. Classes take place at Nicholas’ workshop in Milton Keynes. Call Queens Park Arts Centre (01296 424332) for address. Places must be booked in advance – don’t forget to bring a packed lunch! All Sunday Special Workshops are suitable for[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pottery Throwing Workshop at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Pottery – Throwing with Charlie Butters Learn the basic principles of throwing clay to make cylinders (the basis of most pots). Clay is included in the fee, plus firing and glazing for one pot. Places must be booked in advance – don’t forget to bring a packed lunch! All Sunday Special Workshops are suitable for[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm
Short Courses for Adults at Queens Park Arts Centre - Collagraph Printmaking @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Collagraph Printmaking with Jennifer McOnie-Smith and Victoria Johns This short courses runs for 2 consecutive Sundays: 21 Oct, 28 Oct. Build a unique collagraph printing plate and create textured prints. An extra £3 for materials payable to tutor on the day. Places must be booked in advance for these workshops, unless otherwise stated. All Adult[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday Special Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Fabric Dyeing the Colour Wheel with Julia Phillips Dye a variety of fabrics in plastic bags and produce collaged colour wheels. Please bring an apron, rubber gloves and small plastic freezer bags Leatherwork – Belts & Guitar Straps with Elizabeth Bond Make a riveted belt, dog collar or guitar strap, including stamping, decorating and finishing[...]
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Oct 22 @ 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 am
Fantasy Half Term– 22 – 26 October 2018 This half term Playscheme is all about Fairy Tales, Princes and Princesses and ghastly dragons. The team have been busy planning great craft activities such as Zig Zag Dragons, Shape Castles, designing your own crown and shield plus lots of fun fantasy games. Weather permitting the children[...]
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm
Children's Half Term Holiday Workshops at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Mon 22 Oct: Pottery Garden Bugs with Helen Neighbour Come along and have some fun creating and designing bugs with character. Carve your Self-Portrait with Jeremy Turner Sketch yourself before cutting, carving and painting your very own likeness in wood. Tue 23 Oct: Swingy Bat and the Bug Tree! with Pippa North Our very unusual[...]
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Oct 23 @ 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 am
Fantasy Half Term– 22 – 26 October 2018 This half term Playscheme is all about Fairy Tales, Princes and Princesses and ghastly dragons. The team have been busy planning great craft activities such as Zig Zag Dragons, Shape Castles, designing your own crown and shield plus lots of fun fantasy games. Weather permitting the children[...]
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm
Get Crafty at the Museum this Autumn @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Tuesday 23rd Oct –Decoupage Day! Decorate your very own model animal or cardboard keepsake book, with a range of craft materials such as feathers, buttons, gems and lots more! Wednesday 24th October –Windchimes! Make and decorate a beautiful leaf windchime to catch the Autumn breeze… Thursday 25th October – Batty Ceramic Tea-Light holders! Paint or colour to your very[...]
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 am
Fantasy Half Term– 22 – 26 October 2018 This half term Playscheme is all about Fairy Tales, Princes and Princesses and ghastly dragons. The team have been busy planning great craft activities such as Zig Zag Dragons, Shape Castles, designing your own crown and shield plus lots of fun fantasy games. Weather permitting the children[...]
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Aylesbury Market @ Aylesbury | United Kingdom
9:00 am
Regular stalls at all markets include fruit and veg, fresh meat, fresh fish, handbags and luggage, mobile phone accessories, hats and gloves, cut flowers and bedding plants, dog beds, Italian bread and deli, ladies costume jewellery. Aylesbury Market is an accredited Real Deal market so buyers can shop with confidence.
Drop-in Stitch @ Bucks County Museum
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm
Drop-in Stitch @ Bucks County Museum | England | United Kingdom
10:00 am
Aylesbury Vale Embroiderers’ Guild will be joining us for 2 days of drop-in have-a-go stitching for people of all ages, to accompany a brand new exhibition celebrating the local Guild members who have produced work as part of the ‘100 Hearts War Stories’ project. Come along this October half term and join in with the[...]
Horrible Halloween at Friars Square @ Friars Square Shopping Centre
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Horrible Halloween at Friars Square @ Friars Square Shopping Centre | England | United Kingdom
11:00 am
Youngsters are in for a Halloween treat when Sparky Buddy Productions perform Pantoween at the Friars Square Shopping Centre Horrible Halloween event on Wednesday 24 October. There will be a fancy dress competition at 12pm, Bread and Butter’s mobile Zombie Disco, Halloween craft and a pair of scary witches on stilts. The event is free[...]
Roboggedon @ Kingsbury
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Roboggedon @ Kingsbury | England | United Kingdom
11:00 am
Looking for something to do with the kids during October half term? Robogeddon is going to be taking place in Kingsbury – come along and discover your mean streak! Take the controls of your robot and score points to beat your competitors. Each time you hit an opponent’s bumper goal you score a point –[...]
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 am
Fantasy Half Term– 22 – 26 October 2018 This half term Playscheme is all about Fairy Tales, Princes and Princesses and ghastly dragons. The team have been busy planning great craft activities such as Zig Zag Dragons, Shape Castles, designing your own crown and shield plus lots of fun fantasy games. Weather permitting the children[...]
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cardboard Carnival Holiday Workshop at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
11:00 am
Cardboard Carnival with Lempen Puppet Theatre Learn techniques to enable you to make animal puppets out of everyday paper and recycled materials. Be sure to stay to see Lempen Puppet Theatre’s magical show at 2pm the same day, visit www.qpc.org for more information Places must be booked in advance.
Oct 25 @ 2:00 pm
Cardboard Carnival at Queens Park Arts Centre @ Queens Park Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom
2:00 pm
Cardboard Carnival By Lempen Puppet Theatre Company We take inspiration from “Carnival of the Animals” by Camille Saint-Saëns, dissect it for body part potential, a little help from Charles Darwin and a whole lot of cardboard to mash up a show full of puppet possibility. Inspiration and delight for everyone from 4 to 104. Come[...]
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
October Half Term Playscheme 2018 @ Jonathan Page Play Centre | England | United Kingdom
8:00 am
Fantasy Half Term– 22 – 26 October 2018 This half term Playscheme is all about Fairy Tales, Princes and Princesses and ghastly dragons. The team have been busy planning great craft activities such as Zig Zag Dragons, Shape Castles, designing your own crown and shield plus lots of fun fantasy games. Weather permitting the children[...]