What's On in Your Parks

Organised by the Parks Trust

  • 5 Ways Cafe at St. Andrew's Church
    Various Dates
    Community cafe in Great Linford Manor Park.
  • Activity Week
    25/10/2021 - 29/10/2021
    Not sure what activity's for you? Our activity Week is a fun-filled five day course, including many of the activities we have on offer
  • Advanced (Two hour session)
    Various Dates
    Our two-hour wakeboarding sessions are available for members as part of their membership and for competent riders on a pay-as-you-go basis
  • Autumn Stories in the Park
    Family-friendly storytelling in the park, with an autumnal theme.
  • Beginner (One hour session)
    Various Dates
    Not quite competent? Our beginner sessions are an opportunity to work on your skills
  • Carols at the Cathedral
    Come and join us in anticipation as we prepare one of our great annual events – Carols at the Cathedral.
  • Discover Archery
    Various Dates
    Perfect for the complete beginner, our Discover Archery sessions are a fantastic introduction to this rewarding sport
  • Discover Kayaking
    Various Dates
    Try your hand at kayaking with tuition from one of our qualified coaches in this 90-minute session
  • Discover Nature Day (9-12 years)
    Do you know a 9 to 12-year-old who is interested in the natural world and would like to get hands-on experience in conservation projects and wildlife surveys? Secure them a place on our upcoming Nature Day session at Linford Lakes Nature Reserve
  • Discover Paddleboarding
    Various Dates
    Discover one of the fastest growing watersports - Stand Up Paddleboarding - with tuition from one of our qualified British Canoeing Paddleboarding coaches
  • Discover Sailing
    Various Dates
    Discover Sailing is a 90-minute dinghy sailing session for beginners, suitable for adults and children aged over 8 years old
  • Discover Wakeboarding
    Various Dates
    Discover Wakeboarding is an ideal introductory session for those new to wakeboarding
  • Howe Park Wood Open Days
    26/10/2021 - 28/10/2021
    Join our outdoor learning team this October Half Term and discover more about local wildlife!
  • Junior Sailing Club
    Various Dates
    Our Junior Sailing Club is for children aged 8-15 years who want to get involved in sailing regularly
  • SOLD OUT! Make a Difference Day 2021
    National Make A Difference Day community volunteering
  • 12 Days of Christmas Family Trail
    11/12/2021 - 09/01/2022
    Free family festive trail around Great Linford Manor Park.
  • Parks and Run: Ouzel Valley Park
    Take in the views of the Ouzel Valley Park whilst enjoying a choice of a 3, 6 or 10 km run for our last Parks and Run of the year
  • Parks and Run: Willen Lake
    Enjoy a choice of a 3, 5 & 10km run around Willen Lake
  • SOLD OUT! Spooky Halloween Walks
    Dare to venture into the woods on our spooky halloween trail? Join us for a frightful evening at Campbell Park where we take you on a tour of our terrifying trail through the haunted woods
  • SOLD OUT: Talk: History in The Parks - an introduction to our Historical Sites
    Ever wondered about the lumps and bumps in some of the parks? Many of these are the remains of historical sites - some of which are listed ancient monuments
  • Talk: Our Hedgehog Habitats
    The hedgehog is one of the fastest disappearing animals in the UK, with a third of the population being lost since 2000
  • Talk: Wildlife in the Park - A Year in Howe Park Wood and Tattenhoe
    Have you ever walked around our Ancient Woodlands and nearby Tattenhoe, desperate to see wildlife other than a squirrel and a magpie? Here's your chance! With photographs of wildlife seen at Howe Park Wood and Tattenhoe through the year, find out what the creatures that live in the local parks have been up to in 2021
  • Talk: Woodlands and Wetlands cared for by The Parks Trust
    Did you know that The Parks Trust care for ancient woodlands and wetlands in MK? Many of us like to explore these vital habitats on our doorsteps, but perhaps do not know as much about them as we'd like
  • Tree Tots
    Various Dates
    Tree Tots is returning the 1st of April as per the latest government Covid-19 regulations
  • Treetop Extreme - Adventure OR Extreme
    Various Dates
    Choose from EITHER our Adventure level OR our Extreme level
  • Treetop Extreme - Explorer
    Various Dates
    Our Explorer level is the perfect course for younger or more nervous adventurers
  • Walk & Talk: Discover Great Linford Manor Park
    Various Dates
    Have you ever wondered about the history of Great Linford Manor Park? Join us on one of our monthly guided walks to discover the historic features of this ancient site
  • Women's Walking Network: Caldecotte Lake
    Join us for this 4
  • Women's Walking Network: Howe Park Wood
    Come along to enjoy this festive five mile walk that explores Howe Park Wood , Tattenhoe Valley Park and Furzton Lake
  • Woof Walk: Linford Wood
    Take a wintry dog walk through Linford Wood, starting at the car park on Enfield Chase, join this led dog walk through one of our ancient woodlands
  • Woof Walk: Poplar Plantation
    Starting at the Poplar Plantation join this ranger led Woof Walk as we take an hour tour alongside the River Ouzel through parts of the Ouzel Valley and back again

Other events in our parks

  • Armistice Day 2021
    Join us at the Milton Keynes Rose for this annual event which commemorates the end of World War One.
  • Broughton & Brooklands Community Litter Pick
    Various Dates
    Monthly litter picks across Broughton and Brooklands