It’s WhizzFizzFest time!

Aylesbury Town Centre is buzzing with excitement as WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s fantastic family-friendly literary and arts festival, comes to town this Saturday 22 June with a fabulous line up, promising fun for all. The event kicks off at 10.30am, opening with its spectacular festival parade which will be starting at the top of Kingsbury this year….

WhizzFizzFest is proud to be celebrating the life and works of the late Judith Kerr

Wednesday 5 June 2019: Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) was saddened to hear about the passing of much-loved author and illustrator Judith Kerr, who will be sorely missed at this year’s WhizzFizzFest. Taking place on Saturday 22 June, 10.30am – 5.30pm, WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s family-friendly literary and arts festival, had included Judith Kerr alongside Cressida Cowell…

Only one month to go until this year’s WhizzFizzFest!

Wednesday 22 May 2019: The countdown is officially on for this year’s WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s fantastic family-friendly literary and arts festival taking place in Aylesbury town centre on Saturday 22 June, 10.30am – 5.30pm! With just one month to go until the big day, everyone’s invited to take a look at the incredible selection of activities,…

It’s time to get creative with WhizzFizzFest’s new illustration competition!

Monday 20 May 2019: Over the next three weeks, WhizzFizzFest is running an illustration competition, inviting all super WhizzFizzFest enthusiasts to channel their artistic flair and create their own super character. As Aylesbury’s much-loved family-friendly literary and arts festival, WhizzFizzFest is excited to offer another fun and creative competition. The festival, which takes pace on…

FREE tickets available for WhizzFizzFest’s fantastic competition results event: 500 Words Challenge –The Final Chapter

Thursday 9 May 2019: Come along to the exciting ‘Final Chapter’ of the Queens Park Arts Centre 500 Words Challenge, taking place at this year’s WhizzFizzFest on Saturday 22 June in Aylesbury town centre. Earlier this year, WhizzFizzFest highlighted that Aylesbury’s much-loved family-friendly literary and arts festival isn’t just about reading stories, but writing them…

WhizzFizzFest launches a GIANT new competition!

Monday 1 April 2019: There’s an unmissable, giant new visitor coming to Aylesbury town centre as part of the fantastic celebrations for this year’s WhizzFizzFest, Aylesbury’s much-loved children’s literary and arts festival on Saturday 22 June, and your help is needed to name this larger-than-life addition. Standing at five metres tall, two metres wide, and…

Celebrating World Poetry Day

Thursday 21 March 2019:   It’s World Poetry Day, and what better time, To share the delights of WhizzFizz with a fun little rhyme. The festival celebrates all the creative arts, With children’s literature and their imaginations at its very heart.   Where to begin, when there’s so much in store? Listen up, here’s lots…

More tickets released for WhizzFizzFest festivities!

Thursday 7 March 2019: To coincide with World Book Day, Aylesbury’s annual WhizzFizzFest, the all-day family festival celebrating literature and the arts, has released tickets for another exciting event!  Taking place on Saturday 22 June in Aylesbury’s town centre, this year’s WhizzFizzFest is shaping up to be another fantastic day out for all the family….