Events and Activities

Dates for your diary

Redbornestoke Morris dancers

They will be performing at Katherines Cross on Monday 1st May at 5.20am until 6.45am.


The Friends of Ampthill Great Park's Easter Treasure Trail - Sunday 9th April 2017 - 10.30am-12.00

Put your sleuthing skills to the test to find the chicks hidden around the park and solve the clues to win your prize.  Only £2 per entry for a morning of Easter festive fun for all the family.  Start/Finish Central Car Park.  No booking required.  Find our poster at


Ampthill Great Park Fun Dog Show - Monday 1st May 2017

Our hugely popular fun dog show will be on the May day bank holiday again this year.  There will be a range of classes in 2 show rings to include puppies, vetrans, non-sporting, sporting, veteran, cross breeds, veteran, rescue & rehome, musical sits, biscuit catcher and many more.  There will also be the 2 additional rings with Clear Round Jumping with a rosette for all clears in one and Fastest Recall in the other.  Both side rings will run throughout the show.  Refreshments, side stalls, raffle, Canine Partners Demonstration, rosettes to 6th place, prizes, show and reserve chamption, crafts, and so much more.. All proceeds go towards the Friends of Ampthill Great Park community volunteer group's disabled access projects in the park.  Find our poster at and pre-enter for discounts on your entry fees using this form

Local canine businesses, charities and enterprises will be given priority for stall space.  If you are interested in having a stall at our dog show please email with details of your stall to


Calendar Photo Competition

We are looking for 12 stunning photos of nature, wildlife, scenery or activities in Ampthill Great Park for our 2018 calendar.  As a winner you will receive a canvas print of your photo and see your work published in our beautiful calendar.  If you would like to enter please send your photo(s) to Lindsay at  Closing date 31st may 2017. Find our poster at

All proceeds towards the Friends community volunteer groups disabled access projects.

Terms and conditions and entry forms are available to view at The Hub Cafe and Ampthill Town Council offices or online at



Santa Stroll and Christmas Market - Sunday 3rd December 2017

Come along and get in the festive spirit at our annual Santa Stroll and Christmas Market.  With so many Santa's in the park walking to raise funds for charity, Carol singing with a live band and festive craft and food stalls, it is a truely festive occassion not to be missed.


Hand made and bespoke crafts and festive stalls (including seasonal food & refreshment catering) please email with details of your stall to