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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

  • This weekend

    Fri 28 - Sun 30 Jun: It's hotting up (finally) and there are loads of outdoorsy activities to get up to including al fresco theatre, cinema, The Boodles and a brand new arts festival at Waterperry Gardens.

  • This week

    Mon 24 - Sun 10 Jun: Is it just me or has June flown by?! Loads of mischief to make this week including The Boodles, full on nudity (!) at New Theatre Oxford, jousting and arts festivals.

  • Kids’ summer courses to book now

    Stuck on what to do with your darling little sprogs this summer? Get organised and book 'em into one of these courses across Bucks & Oxon now to avoid that last minute scramble (guilty!)

  • Gossip incoming!

    Who needs a town crier when you’ve got Muddy Stilettos sniffing out all the local news in Bucks and Oxon, and shouting it from the rooftops? (Loudmouth, moi?) Here’s what’s happening in our ‘hood.

  • This weekend

    Fri 21 - Sun 23 Jun: Lots to get stuck into this weekend from a gin festival (oh hello!), children's literary festival, al fresco theatre, new exhibitions and more.

  • This week

    Mon 17 - Sun 23 Jun: The best bits of Bucks & Oxon right here, including Blenheim Palace Flower Show, WizzFizzFest for kids, Dragonboats in MK, Waddesdon Maze and Offbeat Festival.

  • This week

    Mon 10 - Sun 16 Jun: What's happening in the 'hood this weekend other than rain, you ask? 24 local events in Bucks & Oxon, that's what, including Fitfest, Witney Music Festival, Swan Lake, Amelie, Nick Sharratt's drawalong and Ricky Gervais.

  • This weekend

    Fri 14 - Sun 16 Jun: 22 awesome local things to do this weekend including Marlow Town Regatta, Oxford Fitfest, Shappi Khorsandi, Giffords Circus and more PLUS loads of new happenings further afield- check it out.

  • Superflashy!

    So much hot goss, you'll need a lashing of SPF.

  • Pass the popcorn… up the Pimm's and pitch up for a pop-up film night. And now please follow the usher this way for over 100 screenings across Bucks, Oxon and beyond!

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