If you’re planning an event, let us know! We’re happy to publicise community events of all kinds – just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add your details to this page.
Want some help getting to grips with the latest computer technology? Visit Dacorum Communities for Learning at www.dcfl.org.uk to find inexpensive local courses on how to use your tablet or iPad, other IT skills and leisure pursuits such as sewing and baking.
To check out activities at College Lake, click on www.bbowt.org.uk
For events at the Ashridge Estate in 2018/19 go to What’s on at Ashridge.
Find out more about things to do throughout the Chilterns – visit Choose the Chilterns website.
To find out what’s on at the Court Theatre, Pendley, go to www.courttheatre.co.uk
Here’s a link to find out what’s on at the Natural History Museum, Tring.
We’ve also got our very own Local History museum – here’s the link to find out more: http://www.tringlocalhistorymuseum.org.uk
Play Areas in Tring There is a well-equipped children’s play area at Mortimer Hill (on the field next to Tring School). There are also play areas at Sutton Close (off Wingrave Road), at Miswell Lane (access through gate by 86 Miswell Lane, or from Goldfield Road), and at Pond Close North – locally known as the ‘Spider Park’ (access via the Dolphin Square long stay car park or from Brook Street). For older children, there is a Skate Park on London Road, opposite Tesco.
Saturday 27th – The Ridgeway Chorale Spring Concert at the Church of St Peter and St Paul, Tring – 7.45pm. A concert of short choral pieces – sacred and secular, serious and light-hearted – something for everyone. Tickets: £10 on the door (under 18s free) (proceeds to the church lighting fund and Hector’s House charity).
Saturday 27th – Tring Together’s Spring Fayre Launch Day. Kicking off 3 weeks of springtime fun for everyone in Tring in Church Square from 10am-2pm. Visit the mobile zoo (charge applies) and stalls from local charities and organisations in conjunction with Tring Farmers Market. Refreshments available in St Peter & St Paul’s Church. During the 3-weeks there will be walks, yoga and exercise taster sessions, Quiz Night, Fashion Show, FOTCH Family Fun Day, Aldbury May Fayre and more! Plus your chance to enter the Spring Fayre Photo Competition. Spring Fayre brochures will be delivered to each Tring home but you can also pick up a copy at the Launch Day. Further information from http://www.tringtogether.org.uk
Sunday 28th – “The Great Tring Spring Clean” 11am to 12 noon. Meet on Church Square, to hit the streets and clean up litter. Bags, litter-pickers, and a list of likely trouble spots will be provided. Once the work is done, there will be tea and cake at Noon. Everyone is welcome to join in, but please register your interest via email@example.com or on their Facebook account.
Thursday 2nd – “Dinosaurs from the UK – the original terrible lizards” a presentation by paleontologist Paul Barrett at the Natural History Museum, Tring. 7pm to 8pm. Tickets £4.50 – advance booking required.
Thursday 2nd – Blues Bar Tring, at Tring Park Cricket Club, London Road, Tring HP23 6HA. Doors and Bar 7pm, Band 8.30pm-11pm. Admission just £8 on the door.
Friday 3rd – “The Biggest Brain Quiz” at Nora Grace Hall, Tring – 8pm. Get a group together and join Tring Together’s Quiz of the Year. £6 per head, or a table of 8 for £40. Bar on site and snacks provided. Book with Trish@tringtogether.org.uk
Sunday 5th – Dawn Chorus Walk in Tring Park. 5.15am – 6.45am – Booking essential as places are limited:http://woodland.trust.co.uk/get-involved/events
Sunday 5th – Woodland Yoga in Tring Park. Connect with nature this Spring in the beautiful surroundings of Tring Park. 11.30am-13.30pm. Booking essential as places are limited:http://woodland.trust.co.uk/get-involved/events
Sunday 5th – Tring Heritage Trail – join this 2 hour guided walk around town, with local historian Tim Amsden, and learn more about Tring’s past. Meet at 2pm outside the Tring Local History Museum in Brook Street. Free of charge but a donation to the Museum funds would be appreciated – not suitable for very young children or dogs.
Sunday 5th and Saturday 11th – Tring Bowls Club Open Days at Pendley Sports Centre, Cow Lane, Tring HP23 5NS. All newcomers welcome, whether you’ve never bowled before or are thinking about taking it up again. The day runs from 10am-4pm so you can give bowls a try in a fun, friendly and informal environment. All ages are welcome and there’s nothing to pay, with free tuition and use of the Club’s bowls. No need to book – just come along with a pair of flat-soled, heel-less shoes or trainers. If you’d like to give bowls a try, but can’t come along either day, please ring 07890 494333 and we will arrange for a free taster session at a mutually convenient time. You’ll find details of the location of Tring Bowls Club and adjacent free car park at http://www.tringbowls.co.uk/howtofindus.html
Bank Holiday Monday 6th – Aldbury May Fair 12-5pm – a fantastic day for all the family – activities, entertainments, food and drink – plenty of parking. For more details, go to:http://www.facebook.com/AldburyMayFair
Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th -“High Society” presented by the Vale Musical Society at the Court Theatre, Tring. 7.30pm each night (2pm matinee on Saturday). Tickets £16 (students/children £12). Tickets available from Beechwood Fine Foods and http://www.courttheatre.co.uk. Or more details and to book tickets, go to:http://www.valemusicalsociety.co.uk
Saturday 11th – FOTCH (Friends of Tring Church Heritage) Family Fun Day in and around the Church of St Peter and St Paul. 11am to 3pm – admission free. Something for everyone.
Sunday 12th – Tring Heritage Trail – join this 2 hour guided walk around town, with local historian Tim Amsden, and learn more about Tring’s past. Meet at 2pm outside the Tring Local History Museum in Brook Street. Free of charge but a donation to the Museum funds would be appreciated – not suitable for very young children or dogs.
Sunday 12th – Berkhamsted Walk. Choose the walk that suits you for a great day out in the beautiful Chiltern countryside around Berkhamsted. 6,12 and 18 mile walk options and you can raise funds for The Children’s Society at the same time. More information from http://www.berkhamstedwalk.com
Sunday 12th – Bubble Rush in aid of the Hospice of St Francis. Anyone can join in the fun running 5km through masses of multi-coloured bubbles AND raising money for our local Hospice. Venue: Gadebridge Park, Leighton Buzzard Road, Hemel Hempstead HP1 1DN. To sign up, visit https://www.stfrancis.org.uk/bubble-rush
Wednesday 15th – Berkhamsted and Tring “Sewing Bee” at Northchurch Social Centre (Bell Lane, Northchurch HP4 3RD – parking outside). 9am – 12 noon on the 3rd Wednesday of every month . £5 per session, payable on the day – tea, coffee, biscuits included! Bring your own equipment and materials. If you enjoy sewing, quilting, crochet, embroidery or knitting, bring your own project for 3 hours of ‘sewcial’ sewing. To book your place (space is limited) contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday 16th – Passion for Fashion. Tring Mayor, Penny Hearn, presents this fun fashion show featuring local boutiques, labels and laughter on the catwalk. There will be hair and beauty demonstrations along with bubbles and canapes. At St Peter & St Paul’s Church from 7.30pm. Tickets £15 from Beechwood Fine Foods, Frogmore Street and boutiques and beauty outlets in Tring.
Sunday 19th – Nature photography in Tring Park. Connect with nature this Spring in the beautiful surroundings of Tring Park. 10.00am-13.00pm. Booking essential as places are limited:http://woodland.trust.co.uk/get-involved/events
Friday 24th – Tring Cinema presents “The Wife” (15) at the Nora Grace Hall. Doors open at 8pm – film at 8.30pm. Tickets £7, available from Beechwood Fine Foods. Cash bar selling mulled wine, soft drinks and confectionery.
Saturday 25th-Sunday 26th – Railex Model Railway Exhibition at Stoke Mandeville Stadium Aylesbury. The very best layouts, plus over 40 specialist manufacturers, traders & demonstrations in one massive hall. Sunday only – up to 2 children admitted free with an accompanying paying adult. Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Stadium Approach, Aylesbury, Bucks HP21 9PP
Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 10am-4.30pm. Free Vintage Bus from Aylesbury Railway Station Car Park. Free parking and full disabled access. Risborough & District Model Railway Club, http://railex.org.uk
Sunday 26th – “Tring Town Sixes” at Tring Park Cricket Club – now in its seventeenth year. All pubs and clubs in Tring and the surrounding area are very welcome to enter a team in this sporting community celebration. Talent with bat and ball is only a minor requirement, with the main emphasis on fun and socialising. Bar and barbecue open all day – play gets underway at 11am with the Cup and Plate finals scheduled to take place around 7pm. For more information and entry details, contact Gareth Darby: email@example.com
Sunday 16th – Marsworth Steam & Classic Vehicle Rally at Startop Farm, Marsworth HP23 4LL from 11am-5pm. A great day out for all the family. See historic steam engines, vintage tractors, classic cars, motorbikes and trucks at this fun day out – arena entertainment, stalls, sideshows and refreshments, live music, beer tent with local real ales and Pimms, tea and home-made cakes, ice creams, fish and chips, children’s entertainment, steam engine rides for children (of all ages) and much more. Tickets: Adults £5, children £3. All proceeds go to local fundraising and charities. Treat Dad to a fun day out on Father’s Day! For more information visit http://www.MarsworthSteamRally.co.uk
Wednesday 19th – Berkhamsted and Tring “Sewing Bee” at Northchurch Social Centre (Bell Lane, Northchurch HP4 3RD – parking outside). 9am – 12 noon on the 3rd Wednesday of every month . £5 per session, payable on the day – tea, coffee, biscuits included! Bring your own equipment and materials. If you enjoy sewing, quilting, crochet, embroidery or knitting, bring your own project for 3 hours of ‘sewcial’ sewing. To book your place (space is limited) contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 22nd – Piano Recital by the celebrated Russian pianist Alexander Ardakov at St Martha’s Church, Tring HP23 6BP at 7.30pm. The programme will include Mozart’s Fantasia and Sonata in C minor and the large-scale Fantasy in C by Robert Schumann. Admission at the door £10 (Students and under-18s £2) or phone 01442 822305.
Sunday 23rd – Wilstone Open Village event. More details nearer the time!
Saturday 29th – Tring’s very own “space-themed” Carnival! Blasting off on Pound Meadow, Tring at 12 noon, through until 5pm. £2 entry – under 5s go free.
Sunday 30th to Saturday 20th July – Get Stuffed presents the “Tringe Comedy Festival 2019” – for more details, and up-to-date information, visit http://www.tringefestival.co.uk or http://www.get-stuffed.biz
Friday 5th – The Hospice of St Francis – Stocks Golf Day Take on the exclusive Stocks Golf Course – with The Challenge Trophy up for grabs! Enter your team of four or sign up individually and we’ll place you in a team. At £60 per player, this is a great opportunity to enjoy this 18-hole stableford competition, with on-course competitions, BBQ, prize giving, and raffle to follow. This 18 hole championship course is set in a picturesque valley in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The par 73 course is over 6800 yards in length with its menacing rough. The new clubhouse is architect designed to blend into this fantastic location. For further information, visit: https://www.stfrancis.org.uk/support-us/events/detail/stocks-golf-day
Sunday 7th – The Hospice of St Francis – July Skydive 2019: 8am-3pm at Hinton Airfield, Steane, Brackley, Northants (NN13 5NS). The Hospice turns 40 this year! Do you have a milestone celebration too – mark the occasion with us! Whatever your reason, push the boundaries and take to the skies to support The Hospice of St Francis!
A non-refundable deposit of £50 is payable upon registration, then there is a minimum sponsorship amount of £350 to raise (£150 of this covers the cost of your jump, the remainder of your sponsorship will come directly to the Hospice to help us provide care and support when it matters most). For more information, visit:http://www.stfrancis.org.uk/support-us/events/detail/skydive-july
Friday 5th and Saturday 6th – CHILFEST for further details, visit http://www.chilfest.co.uk
Saturday 13th – FOTCH (Friends of Tring Church Heritage) – Garden Safari Day. 10 open gardens around Tring. For more details visit http://www.fotch.co.uk
Wednesday 17th – Berkhamsted and Tring “Sewing Bee” at Northchurch Social Centre (Bell Lane, Northchurch HP4 3RD – parking outside). 9am – 12 noon on the 3rd Wednesday of every month . £5 per session, payable on the day – tea, coffee, biscuits included! Bring your own equipment and materials. If you enjoy sewing, quilting, crochet, embroidery or knitting, bring your own project for 3 hours of ‘sewcial’ sewing. To book your place (space is limited) contact: email@example.com
Sunday 4th – Much Ado About Nothing at The Memorial Garden, High Street, Tring at 2pm. Come and enjoy Shakespeare’s much loved comedy in the beautiful surroundings of Tring’s Memorial Garden at a matinee performance. Suitable for all the family, with nine experienced performers, a Director’s Talk preceding the show, plus a fun interactive session inviting members of the audience onstage to try on costumes and speak a few of the playwright’s famous lines. Tickets available here
Wednesday 11th – The Hospice of St Francis – Ashridge Golf Day Join us for a fantastic 18 holes on this prestigious course followed by a delicious three-course meal and live auction. With on-course competitions including Beat the Pro, Longest Drive and Nearest the Pin this golf day is a fantastic way to entertain clients, spend time with friends or colleagues. A Stableford, best three from four competition, with a shotgun start at lunchtime, teams of four or individual golfers are all welcome, with members priced at £65 and non-members £100. Ashridge Golf Club is a wonderful venue, set within 350 acres of tranquil surrounds in an area of outstanding natural beauty.For more information, visit: https://www.stfrancis.org.uk/support-us/events/detail/ashridge-golf-day
Saturday 21st through to Sunday 6th October – Chilterns Heritage Festival. The Chiltern Society’s second Annual Heritage Festival. A range of events at a number of different venues. Find out more at the website: www.chilternsociety.org.uk/heritage-festival
until Sunday 6th October – Chilterns Heritage Festival. The Chiltern Society’s second Annual Heritage Festival. A range of events at a number of different venues. Find out more at the website: www.chilternsociety.org.uk/heritage-festival
Saturday 12th – A Concert of Piano Music given by Tring pianist and teacher David Berdinner and his students in St Martha’s Church, Park Road, Tring at 7.30pm. This year’s concert will focus on Bagatelles and Sonata movements – ‘Moonlight’, ‘Waldstein’ and ‘Les Adieux’ – by Beethoven – and more in various styles from younger performers. Admission is free with refreshments and a collection for Christian Aid. More information at http://www.davidberdinner.co.uk
Tring Book Festival, various venues throughout Tring. More information here