If you’re looking for family friendly things to do this weekend, here are our suggestions of all the best, not-to-be missed bits.
MATILDA AT MILTON KEYNES THEATRE
Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.
This is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.
Winner of over 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, Matilda continues to delight audiences in London, Australia and on tour around the USA.
Location: Milton Keynes Theatre, 500 Marlborough Gate, Milton Keynes MK9 3NZ
Dates: 5 – 30 June 2018
For more details or to book tickets click here
LIVING HISTORY WEEKEND AT WADDESDON
Join a whole host of re-enactors to commemorate the end of WWI.
From the Western Front to the Home Front, explore life 100 years ago and see what you can discover. Living historians will describe life in the trenches, teach you drill and how to make camouflage. Have a go at target practice, morse code and marching to be just like a soldier in the First World War.
SUFFRAGETTES EVENT AT CHILTERN OPEN AIR MUSEUM
Visit the Chiltern Open Air Museum and learn about the brave women involved in the women’s Suffrage movement and see them in action as they fight, march, sing and campaign for the cause.
To find out more click here
FAMILY THEATRE CLUB (ACT 1) AT AYLESBURY WATERSIDE
Create your own story with your family through the use of puppetry, design, prop making and sharing skills. With a different story to tell every week, unleash your own family’s creativity.
This is a free event but advance booking is required, please book one place per person attending
2– 6 years + parent and/or guardians 10.15 – 11.15am on Saturday 16 June
To book tickets click here
FAMILY THEATRE CLUB (ACT 2) AT AYLESBURY WATERSIDE
Discover the world of theatre with your family. From costume to props, lighting to sound, storytelling and performance, join in with your family and uncover new techniques and skills that will allow you to craft your own piece of Theatre together.
7 – 12 years + parent and/or guardians 11.30 – 12.30pm on Saturday 16 June
This is a FREE event but advance booking is required, please book one place per person attending
For more details click here
LITTLE MONSTERS DECOUPAGE STAR BUNTING WORKSHOP
In this workshop you will be decoupaging wooden stars to create some lovely bunting for the bedroom/playroom
For more information click here
GAME OF CLUES: MURDER MYSTERY
The year is 1853 and, whilst the Sutherland’s are away visiting their London abode, Cliveden’s head butler has turned up dead on the estate. Mr Butter, a rather unsavory character, was discovered fallen off his chair and smelling of whiskey; but how did he get there…?
To find out click here
LITTLE MONSTERS EMOJI HAMA BEADS WORKSHOP
In this workshop we will be making your monsters favorite emoji Hama bead keyrings. They can make 2 keyrings each!
For more details click here
EATING OUT WITH THE KIDS IN BUCKS THIS WEEKEND
If you fancy grabbing a bite to eat while you’re out and about with the kids this weekend, we’ve got loads of suggestions for child-friendly restaurants in Bucks. Check out our handy guide, click here
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Have a great weekend x