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December Events in Maidenhead

We have rounded up a list of regular events that will be taking place in Maidenhead this December 2023. These are typically  non-festive events (some may have a festive theme) But for Christmas happenings check out the Christmas Markets post or the Christmas Events in Maidenhead post.

Some need to be booked beforehand, so do check that out before attending as we are not associated with the events listed.

bring baby choir at norden farm

Bring Baby Choir

Bring Baby Choir is at Norden Farm on Fridays, running in December on Friday 1st, 8th and 15th December at 12:30pm.

No singing experience required. A relaxed friendly group for parents or carers, where babies can sit, sleep or crawl on a blanket in front of you or in their buggy. Babies under 18 months.

Bring Baby Choir

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The Carnival of the Animals Lantern Parade

The Norden Farm Carnival of the Animals Lantern Parade sets off in the town centre outside the town hall on Saturday 9th December between 4:30pm – 6:15pm.

There will be live music and entertainment as everyone is welcome to light up the sky with their lanterns. 

Lantern Parade in Maidenhead and Lantern Making Workshops

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Repair Cafe Maidenhead

The monthly Repair Cafe returns on Saturday 9th December between 10am – 3pm at the Eco Action Hub, Nicholson Centre

This free event requires booking two days in advance. Repair coaches will assist you to mend your broken household items- such as small electricals, textiles, picture frames, small furniture items, software and more.

Repair Cafe Maidenhead

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Maidenhead Farmers’ Market

The Maidenhead Farmers’ Market will be on Sunday 10th December between 9:30am – 1pm at Grove Road Carpark, SL6 1SQ.

Local producers will be there selling quality meat, fish, fruit and veg, honey and preserves, gin, coffee and more.

Card and cash accepted.

Maidenhead Farmers’ Market

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Maidenhead Vegan Fiesta

Sparkle Vegan Events will bring their vegan market to Maidenhead on Sunday 17th December between 10am – 4pm on the High Street, Maidenhead.

Find plant based goodies, hot food, sustainable coffee, gifts and more.

Sparkle Vegan Events

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Winter Solstice Freedom Run

The annual Winter Solstice Freedom Run will be at Braywick Park Nature Reserve on Thursday 21st December from 7pm.

Festive fancy dress is encouraged, as are lights and head torches as the route is very dark.

Please be familiar with the parkrun route, as it will not be marshalled. All welcome, and many will be going to the Toby Carvery for refreshments afterwards.

Winter Solstice Freedom Run

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From Gold to Rio

Spandau Ballet and Duran Duran tribute From Gold to Rio will be at Norden Farm on Friday 22nd December at 8pm.

Over twenty top ten hits and more, in the Courtyard Theatre.

From Gold to Rio

winter solstice night run

Christmas Day Parkrun

Join the Maidenhead parkrunners for an additional Parkrun on Monday 25th December at 9am at Braywick Park.

Register for your barcode online if this is your first Parkrun. Free community event.

Maidenhead Parkrun

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New Years Eve Hoedown at The Farm

The New Years Eve Hoedown returns on Sunday 31st December from 8:30pm at Norden Farm.

Bring in the new year, by dancing to live music from Ceilidh and band dance band Cut a Shine. No experience required, as you will be shown what to do with this lively event.

Book your tickets. Suitable for ages 12 years and over.

New Years Eve Hoedown