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What’s on this Weekend in Bucks for Families: 28 & 29 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Bucks for Families: 28 & 29 July 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Buckinghamshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. Have a great weekend!


Milkshake Live at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Saturday 28 July 2018, midday

Starring some of your Milkshake favourites this brand new musical spectacular is sure to have children up on their feet and singing at the top of their voices! Joining this fantastic show will be two Milkshake presenters, who will take you on a fun Milkshake adventure; bound to dazzle and delight!

The show features brand new songs, classic favourites and funky dance routines, plus plenty of laughter, bags of audience interaction and bucket loads of fun for all the family too.

For more information or to book your tickets, please click here.


Amazing Summer Adventures at Odds Farm Park, Wooburn Common

The Oddsocks Family return this summer to Odds Farm Park, bringing with them themed shows, arts, crafts and summertime games. Runs from 21 July – 2 September 2018. You’ll also not want to miss the new water feature play attraction, H2Odds, plus all the usual fun at the farm!

To find out more, click here.


Shrek the Musical at Milton Keynes Theatre

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2018

Following a record-breaking UK and Ireland Tour, the smash hit blockbuster is back – and larger than life!

Based on the story and characters from the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks Animation film, this hilarious and spectacular production turns the world of fairytales upside down in an all-singing, all-dancing, must-see musical comedy.

Join Shrek, (Steffan Harri) and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona (Laura Main) from her tower, guarded by a fire breathing love-sick dragon. Add the vertically challenged Lord Farquaad, a gang of fairytale misfits, and a biscuit with attitude, and you’ve got an irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages!

The show runs at Milton Keynes Theatre from 26 July – 5 August 2018. Running time 2 hours 30 minutes. Tickets from £17.50. To book yours, click here.


Summer Fun at Hughenden Manor

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2018, 10.00am – 5.00pm

Discover summer days at Hughenden this weekend.

Grab your explorers hat and follow an adventure trail with Holly Hedgehog, every day of the summer holidays from 25 July – 2 September, £1.00 per child – find out more here.


Poupon’s Children’s Afternoon Tea, Waddesdon Manor

Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 July 2018

If you’re looking for a lovely treat for the children why not look at booking Poupon’s Children’s Afternoon Tea at Waddesdon Manor. Running every weekend until 28 October 2018, Poupon was Baron Ferdinand’s beloved black poodle and this afternoon tea is inspired by this little pooch. The tea includes things like; caramel biscuit poodle sandwich, paw print raspberry and vanilla lolly, chocolate bone cupcake, mini scone with strawberry jam and clotted cream, and pizza. They’ll also get a choice of drink.

Children’s afternoon tea prices are £15.50 and can be booked between midday and 4.15pm.

For more information and to book your tickets now, click here.


Eating out with Children this Weekend in Buckinghamshire

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.


Ragged Victorians at Chiltern Open Air Museum

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July 2018

This is a unique opportunity to learn about the less savoury aspects of Victorian life in a fun, family-friendly environment with the ‘Ragged Victorians’! Meet costumed re-enactors in our buildings and around the Museum site. Look out for shady characters including the rat catcher and his rats; street urchins, rogues and vagabonds. This Ragged Victorians event is great for kids who are learning about the Victorians at school. Watch out for pickpockets!

Standard admission prices apply. Free entry for Annual Pass holders. Activities may be subject to change. To find out more and book online, click here.



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Have a great weekend x



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