Get into the fes­tive spirit at mu­seum

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - WHAT’S ON THIS WEEKEND -

FAM­I­LIES who can not 1 wait for Christ­mas can get an early taster at Chiltern Open Air Mu­seum.

The mu­seum in Gore­lands Lane, Chal­font St Giles, will hold its ‘Tra­di­tional Chilterns Christ­mas’ event on Satur­day, Novem­ber 29, and Sun­day, Novem­ber 30.

Old build­ings at the mu­seum will be decked with holly and ivy and il­lu­mi­nated by can­dles and fire­light.

Vis­i­tors can en­joy en­ter­tain­ment from folk singers at the sight and see cos­tumed re-en­ac­tors pre­pare his­tor­i­cal Christ­mas meals as well as Fa­ther Christ­mas.

There will also be lots of bak­ing for young and old alike at the re­stored 1920s cook­ing range in Lea­grave Cot­tage. Dogs are wel­come as long as they are kept on a short lead to avoid disturbing the mu­seum’s farm an­i­mals.

It runs from 10am to 4pm.


5 to 8pm with free park­ing at the train sta­tion.

There will be food and drink in­clud­ing hog roast and bar­be­cues. Carol singers and jazz mu­si­cians will per­form for the shop­pers whom can also en­joy fair ground rides, a pet­ting zoo and fes­tive stalls.

En­try at the Roald Dahl Mu­seum in High Street will be free on the night.

3 SEE Fa­ther Christ­mas from this week­end in his grotto at Odds Farm Park. Fa­ther Christ­mas will be at the farm, near Bea­cons­field, from Novem­ber 22 to De­cem­ber 24.

Chil­dren can pop in to the grotto and get a spe­cial gift.

The farm is open from 10am to

1 5.30pm. Cost of the grotto is £4.

Call 01628 520 188 or email odd­s­farm@odd­s­

Visit www.odd­s­

SHOP­PERS can buy their 4 gifts at the Christ­mas Fayre in Che­sham this Satur­day. Groups will have stalls and there will be fam­ily-fun ac­tiv­i­ties at Che­sham Town Hall be­tween 10am and 3pm.

THE Royal Bri­tish Le­gion, 5 Wood­side Road in Amer­sham will host a per­for­mance from the band Pas­sion on Satur­day.

The group will play a wide rang of mu­sic from 8.15pm and it is £4 for mem­bers and £5 for non-mem­bers.

A LIVELY night of fes­tive fun will take place in a vil­lage on Satur­day, Novem­ber 29. Great Mis­senden wel­comes peo­ple to its ‘Vil­lage Christ­mas Fes­ti­val’ in High Street from 3pm

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