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What’s on in Maidenhead this weekend

If you’re looking to find out what’s on this weekend, we’ve made it easy for you – as it’s all rounded up in one place.

There’s something for everyone – so if you’re looking for live music or a family event, check it out here. However, do check the events for changes or cancellations, as sometimes that happens before we spot it (we don’t have anything to do with the organising – we just provide you with the information).

Or head back to the What’s Happening in Maidenhead page to see more of what’s going on. There are regular monthly posts, seasonal events, an updated gig guide and more.

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The Metre Market will be on between 8:30am – 1pm at the Cookham Dean Village Hall.

One Snowy Night at Norden Farm will be showing at 10:30am and 1:30pm.

Free fun softball sessions with Maidenhead Softball Club, run every Friday evening between 6pm – 7:30pm. For youths and adults. They are outdoors at Summerleaze in the summer months, and indoors at Newlands school in the winter. No experience necessary.

Cookham Rise school Winter Wonderland Christmas market will be between 3:15pm – 7pm, High Road Cookham.

Random and Rocks Christmas party will be at the Braywick Leisure centre between 5pm – 6:45pm.

The St Luke’s Church Christmas Tree festival begins. You can visit the decorated trees in the church between 10am – 7pm. Vote for your favourite with a donation, and there will be a raffle and refreshments.

The Alexander Devine Christmas light trail is on throughout December. Find the trail map and how to donate here.

Live music from Sound Connection at the Maiden’s Head from 9pm.

Dean Ager Live will be at the Craufurd Arms in the evening.



The Maidenhead parkrun starts at 9am at Braywick park. This is a free social weekly event.

The roller disco will be on at the Braywick Leisure centre. Scoot and skate for beginners between 3pm – 4pm. Family and friends roller disco (no scooters) between 4:15pm – 5:15pm. Family and friends roller disco late session between 5:30pm – 7:30pm.

There will be a Santa’s grotto in the Nicholson shopping centre between 11am – 3pm. Free of charge, but donations are welcome.

Free story telling of One Snowy Night in the Nicholson centre (in Poppies, next to the car park entrance). There will be a story at 11:30am and at 12pm. Free event, but do pre-book at ticket.

There are two showings of One Snowy Night at Norden Farm, at 11am and at 2pm.

The Repair Cafe is at the Maidenhead Library between 10am – 1pm. Book in advance.

The St Luke’s Church Christmas Tree Festival is between 10am – 7pm. Visit the decorated trees and vote for your favourite with a donation. Raffle and refreshments available.

See the Alexander Devine Light Trail, and make a donation. Find the trail map on their website.

BCA Zoo have two Christmas family day sessions – the first will be between 9am – 12pm and the second between 1pm – 4pm. Pre-booking is essential.

The Courthouse and Alwyn Christmas Fair will be at Courthouse Junior School, Blenheim Road between 11am – 2pm. Entry £1. Kids go free.

The Carnival of the Animals Lantern Parade will be in the town centre between 4:30pm – 6:15pm. There is also a last minute lantern making workshop drop in, at the Maidenhead Library between 10:30pm – 2pm.

Live music from Skowa Kabala at the Thames Hotel, 8pm – 11pm.

Solace will be live at the Barley Mow between 9pm – midnight.

After the Rain will be playing live at the Maiden’s Head from 9pm.




Junior parkrun at Ockwells park starts at 9am. The course is 2K, and free to join in.

Book breakfast with Santa at the Pondhouse at 9:30am – 11:30am. There will be colouring, a quiz and games.

The Maidenhead Farmer’s market with a festive theme will be at Grove Road carpark between 9:30am – 1pm. There will be complimentary mulled wine and a mince pie, and live entertainment.

The Jolly Gardener Christmas market on Moneyrow Green, Holyport will be between 10am – 4:30pm.

The last day of the St Luke’s Christmas Tree Festival, between 12pm – 6pm.

Christmas Music Festival at Off The Tap between 2pm – 10pm. Live music all day.