What's on in Buckinghamshire

May events

Overstroud Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

Artistic chalk garden on two levels. Collection of C17/C18 plants inc auriculas, hellebores, bulbs, pulmonarias, peonies, geraniums, dahlias, herbs and succulents.
Overstroud Cottage, Gt Missenden HP16 9QE
Sun 17 Apr, Sun 15 May, Sun 12 Jun

Pitstone Green Museum - Open Days 2022

Looking for a fun and informative day out for the whole family? Nestled in the shadow of Ivinghoe Beacon, lies a hidden gem just waiting to be explored.
Pitstone Green Museum, Vicarage Road, Pitstone, Leighton Buzzard. LU7 9EY
Mon 18 Apr, Mon 2 May, Sun 29 May, Sun 12 Jun

Chiltern Hills Bluebell Walk

Take on this beautiful bluebell walk from Aston Rowant Nature Reserve in aid of Aylesbury charity Pace. Approx. 11 mile route through beautiful countryside with great company.
Aston Rowant Nature Reserve Lewknor, High Wycombe HP14 3YL
Sun 1 May

Turn End - Open Garden for NGS

Grade II registered series of garden rooms, each with a different planting style enveloping architects own Grade II* listed house (not open).
Turn End, Aylesbury HP17 8BG
Mon 2 May

The National 3 Peaks 3-day Challenge

Raise money for Aylesbury based children's charity, Pace by climbing the highest mountains in England, Scotland & Wales over just 3 days!
156 Wendover Rd HP22 5TE
Fri 6 May to Mon 9 May

Red Kites - Open Garden for NGS

This Chiltern hillside garden of 1½ acres is planted for year-round interest and has superb views. Lovingly and beautifully maintained, there are several different areas to relax in, each with their...
Red Kites, Bledlow Ridge HP14 4JJ
Tue 10 May

Horatio's Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Opened in Sept 2018, Horatio's Garden at the National Spinal Injuries Centre, Stoke Mandeville Hospital is designed by Joe Swift.
Horatio’s Garden, Aylesbury HP21 8AL
Sat 14 May


Levellers. Artists performing: Levellers. Tickets avaiable.
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury HP20 1UG
Sun 15 May

My Chemical Romance

My Chemical Romance. Artists performing: My Chemical Romance. Tickets avaiable.
Stadium MK, Milton Keynes MK1 1ST
Thu 19 May, Sat 21 May, Sun 22 May

Lindengate - Open Garden for NGS

Lindengate Mental Health Charity is located at a stunning 5 acre site in Buckinghamshire, where nature breathes new life into anyone who is struggling with their wellbeing.
Lindengate, Wendover HP22 6BD
Sun 22 May

Go West & Paul Young

Go West & Paul Young. Artists performing: Go West, Paul Young. Tickets avaiable.
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury HP20 1UG
Mon 23 May

Tyringham Hall - Open Garden for NGS

Medieval house that will be partly open. A large garden with extensive lawns, water garden with underground springs, vegetable garden, tennis court and swimming pool.
Tyringham Hall, Aylesbury HP18 0AP
Sun 29 May

Glebe Farm - Open Garden for NGS

A large cottage garden with an exuberance of colourful planting and winding gravel paths, amongst lawns and herbaceous borders on two levels.
Glebe Farm, Buckingham MK18 5BB
Mon 30 May

Things to do in Buckinghamshire