WhizzFizzFest to return with a bang for 2019!

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) is excited to announce the return of Aylesbury’s WhizzFizzFest, taking place on Saturday 22 June 2019. The fabulous La Voix from Aylesbury Waterside Theatre’s Peter Pan Christmas production was on hand to make the announcement – oh yes she was! Sharing her excitement for the increasingly popular event, La Voix is…

A fizztastic success for WhizzFizzFest!

Fantastical fun and whizzfizzing wonderfulness packed Aylesbury town centre on Saturday, as festival goers celebrated children’s literature at this year’s WhizzFizzFest. Now in it’s 16th year, this family-friendly festival, originally inspired by Roald Dahl, began in grand tradition with a street parade around the town centre involving hundreds of local school children, dancers and musicians….

WhizzFizzFest – three days to go!

The countdown is nearly over for WhizzFizzFest, the fantastic family-friendly festival, which is taking place this Saturday in Aylesbury town centre. With just three days to go before the big event, here’s a look at the many exciting and varied activities taking place. In grand tradition, WhizzFizzFest will once again kick off with the festival…

WhizzFizzFest’s Magic of the Dance Competition finalists revealed!

Schools from Aylesbury Vale have been personally chosen by Dame Darcey Bussell to perform at the spectacular WhizzFizzFest Magic of the Dance competition in Aylesbury town centre on Saturday 30 June. As finalists, the primary and secondary schools will perform a DDMIX dance fitness routine in front of Dame Darcey and an audience of 500…

Four more fizztastic authors to weave their magic at WhizzFizzFest

Four fizztastic authors will join other celebrities in Aylesbury town centre at this year’s WhizzFizzFest, bringing with them a whole new world of magic and mystery to this amazing family festival on Saturday 30 June. Laughter for all the family is guaranteed with David Solomons, award-winning children’s author of the hilarious sci-fi comedy My Brother…

Tony Hadley to join celebrities at WhizzFizzFest 2018

WhizzFizzFest is delighted to announce that the fantastic singer and songwriter, Tony Hadley, will be joining celebrities Dame Darcey Bussell and Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill at this year’s festival. Tony will be revealing aspects about his amazing life in a one-hour Q&A session, as he chats about his love of music and the inspiration behind his…

Calling all new and local authors!

Aylesbury Vale District Council is calling all new and local authors to join us at WhizzFizzFest 2018! Taking place on Saturday 30 June in Aylesbury town centre, this year’s annual children’s art and literature festival is already proving to be bigger and better than ever with Dame Darcey Bussell and Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill headlining. As…

WhizzFizzFest 2018 will once again magic itself onto the streets of Aylesbury

Headlining this year’s WhizzFizzFest event will be ballerina extraordinaire and Strictly Come Dancing judge, Dame Darcey Bussell, who will oversee a spectacular dance competition featuring students from local schools. And adding a dusting of gold to the glittering day will be the appearance of Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill who will host a question and answer session…

WhizzFizzFest returns with a bang in 2018

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) is excited to announce the return of Aylesbury’s WhizzFizzFest, taking place on Saturday 30 June. The exuberant cast of Aylesbury Waterside Theatre’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs production were on hand to make the announcement – oh yes they were! With the theme of Magic and Mystery, the day…