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More details - Lubenham Open Gardens
Preparing for another great year with something of interest for all the family. Around 20 private gardens (including some new ones) opening to the public with a smattering of classic and vintage vehicles including 1929 Alvis Silver Eagle under restoration.
start at The Green Lubenham
Sun 10 Jun

More details - National Gardens Scheme openings - Sulby Gardens
Sulby Gardens originally comprised gardeners’ cottage, walled kitchen gardens and orchard for Sulby Hall, (a minor stately home redesigned in 1792 by Sir John Soane, and demolished in the early 1950s). We have restored the orchard and kitchen gardens.
Sulby Gardens, Sulby, Northamptonshire
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Sulby Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Interesting and unusual property, on the Leicestershire border between Welford and Husbands Bosworth, covering 12 acres comprising working Victorian kitchen garden, orchard, and late C18 icehouse, plus species-rich nature reserve incl woodland, feeder stream to River Avon, a variety of ponds and established wild
Sulby Gardens, Northampton
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Alexander Ardakov
Holy Trinity Rothwell Trust Registered Charity Number 1011662 Are pleased to welcome the return of Alexander Ardakov To Rothwell Holy Trinity Church NN14 6BQ 7.30pm Saturday 16th June 2018 Doors open at 7pm Tickets £10 Tickets available from Rothwell Heritage Centre from May or at the door
Holy Trinity Church Squires Hill Rothwell Kettering
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Corby Lions Funday
A family funday with bouncy castle, inflatable slide, roundabouts and a large inflatable colour maze. For the more adventurous there will be archery amongst other traditional games. For the motoring enthusiast there will be members of Kettering Modified Car Club and classic cars.
East Carlton Park
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Nevill Holt Hall - Open Garden for NGS
The gardens are at their peak in June. Whilst the walled kitchen garden shows signs of a harvest to come, our two other walled gardens and adjoining cedar lawn garden are full of colour and texture, all working together to create a summer scene that feels warm and summery, even on the dullest days.
Nevill Holt Hall, Market Harborough
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro
Conducted by NHO’s Artistic Director Nicholas Chalmers, directed by Joe Austin (NHO Tosca 2017) and designed by Simon Kenny, Le nozze di Figaro will also mark the launch of NHO’s new partnership with the orchestra of the Royal Northern Sinfonia, who will be performing the 2018 production of Figaro.
Nevill Holt Opera, Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Thu 14 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Thu 21 Jun

More details - 'The Songs We Sing, The Tales We Tell'.
The Cecilian Singers, conductor Jeremy Jackman and Stoneygate School Senior Choir, conductor Lindsey Ashwin will perform Bob Chilcott’s ’Five Days That Changed The World’ and Howard Goodall’s ’In Memoriam Anne Frank’.
Stoneygate School, 6 London Road, Great Glen, Leicestershire.
Sat 9 Jun

Craft Fest Bruntingthorpe More details - Craft Fest Bruntingthorpe
NEW EVENT : Saturday 23RD June : Create it @ Hanger’42 , Bruntingthorpe , Leicestershire. Create it Events are delighted to announce the second event in their 2018 calendar in partnership with HOCHANDA TV (Home Of Crafts, Hobbies AND Arts) This brand new venue is conveniently located 15 minutes from J20 of the...
Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground Lutterworth
Sat 23 Jun
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More details - Westview - Open Garden for NGS
Organically managed small walled cottage garden with year-round interest. Rare and unusual plants, many grown from seed. Formal box parterre herb garden, courtyard garden, herbaceous borders, woodland garden, small wildlife pond, greenhouse, vegetable and fruit garden. Display of auriculas and alpines.
Westview, Great Glen
Mon 28 May

More details - Guys And Dolls
As the nights draw out and the weather warms up, everyone at Kilworth House Theatre is looking forward to welcoming audiences to their first production of the season ‘Guys and Dolls’.
Kilworth House Hotel & Theatre Lutterworth Road North Kilworth Leics
Tue 29 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Creaton in Bloom
Creaton in Bloom has been running in beautiful rural Northamptonshire for over 20 years and is based around an "open gardens" afternoon, but combines other attractions such as BBQ, craft and market stalls, live music and a classic car display.
The Green, Creaton
Sun 3 Jun

More details - KETTERING VINYL , CD, and DVD FAIRS
VINYL:CDs:DVDs:TAPES:BOOKS: MEMORABILIA FAIR From the 50’s to the present: Pop, Punk, Rock ‘n Roll, Northern Soul, Progressive and more! Free Admission! Drinks and Refreshments available Established dealers 1000’s of Vinyl , CD’s and DVD’s for sale Collections Purchased Buy online!
The Parish Church Hall, Market Place, Kettering Northants
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Dear Zoo
Dear Zoo the timeless children’s classic book makes its stage premiere. Rod Campbell’s best-selling lift the flap book has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982. And has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Thu 31 May and Fri 1 Jun

More details - Kast of Kinks
The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Dreamboys
The Dreamboys are back for their 2018 UK tour. The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK’s top male strip show, perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Thu 7 Jun

More details - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain has become a global sensation and nothing short of a UK national treasure. ‘Heresy II Heritage’, their new tour, charts the Uke’s rise from curiosity to virtuosity, from village hall to the Royal Albert Hall.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Dusty and the Shades of the 60s
Dusty & The Shades of the 60s celebrates the life and music of one of the most iconic female artistes of our time, the legendary Dusty Springfield.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Whole-Lotta-Led
In August 1968 four young musicians convened in a small rehearsal room in London and performed an old Johnny Burnette song ‘Train Kept A-Rollin’. This was the birth of Led Zeppelin.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Fri 15 Jun

More details - PCA MuscleTalk  Championships 2018
Some of the UK’s best bodybuilders and fitness models will be competing to qualify for the 2018 Physical Culture Association (PCA) Finals in October. Includes all PCA men’s and women’s classes including Junior, Novice, Bikini, Men’s Physique, Muscle Model, Ladies’ Figure, Masters and more.
Lighthouse Theatre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Sat 16 Jun

More details - 13 Highcroft Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
Our garden continues to be a work in progress. It is approx 22m x 14m. We have a rose bed with lots of David Austin roses, a bed full of hot colours, a herbaceous border, a wildlife area, alpine bed, patio planters and a small wildlife pond.
13 Highcroft Avenue, Leicester
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Spratton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
As well as attractive cottage gardens alongside old Northampton stone houses, Spratton also has unusual gardens, including showing good use of a small area; one dedicated to encouraging wildlife; a highly structured courtyard shrub garden; a newly renovated garden; mature gardens with fruit trees and herbaceous
Spratton Gardens, Spratton
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Blitz n Pieces Vintage Fair
Indoor Vintage Fair with 30+ stalls offering all manner of vintage items from the 1920s - 1970s. Items include: Vintage Fashion & Accessories, Jewellery & Millinery Homewares & Kitchenalia Crafts & Collectables Books & Ephemera Furniture & much more!
Wigston Liberal Club, Wigston
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Winwick Manor - Open Garden for NGS
First opened for the NGS in 1930 when the then owner of the manor owned the whole of Winwick. The gardens cover approx 8 acres and includes formal areas, woodlands and open views of the rural countryside. Early opening features masses of snowdrops and daffodils.
Winwick Manor, Northampton
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Cycle for Cransley
Saddle up and join Kettering’s first ever sportive event! With 10, 25 and 50-mile routes taking in the picturesque Northamptonshire countryside and ending at the Kettering Rugby Club Beer Festival!
Kettering Rugby Club, Kettering
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Table Top Sale
Table Top Sale to raise funds for the Friends of St Catharines, to help preserve our village church. Many stalls including a cake stall, book stall, gifts and cards stalls, tombola and refreshments. A few tables still available to book @ £10 each Saturday June 23rd in Houghton on the Hill Village Hall
Houghton Village Hall
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Mum2mum Market- Leicestershire, Countesthorpe. Nearly New sale
We offer Sellers the chance to de clutter and make some money from outgrown baby and childrens items and the chance for Buyers to grab some amazing bargains. To book a table please go to our website page:
Countesthorpe Village Hall, Station Road, Countesthorpe
Sat 9 Jun

More details - 28 Gladstone Street - Open Garden for NGS
Our mature small town garden is divided into rooms and bisected by a pond with a bridge. It is brimming with unusual hardy perennials, incl collections of ferns and hostas. David Austin roses chosen for their scent feature throughout, incl a 30’ rose arch. A shade house with unusual hardy plants.
28 Gladstone Street, Wigston Magna
Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Uppingham Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
From the Sports Centre Car Park or from Stockerston Rd pass through the School West Quad with its dramatic paving, planting and sculptures. On exiting onto Stockerston Rd, diagonally to the R is Hillside, a 1 acre S facing garden with spring fed pond, terraces and patio, orchard, vegetable garden & woodland walk.
Uppingham Gardens, Uppingham
Sun 3 Jun

Wicksteed At War More details - Wicksteed At War
A fantastic FREE family day out packed with fun, excitement, and education. Wicksteed At War is the Midlands premier living history show suitable for all ages.
Wicksteed Park Barton Road Kettering Northamptonshire
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun
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More details - Art House Leicester 2018
9 private houses in Stoneygate and Clarendon Park open their doors the second weekend in June to show the work of 55 artists in a variety of media. Fine art, prints, ceramics, jewellery, textiles and glass will be on view in individual houses and in a niche art gallery in Clarendon Park.
Stoneygate and Clarendon Park Leicester
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Musical Rumpus
Come along to Knighton Park for an afternoon of music and mischief. Our Musical Rumpus promises outdoor adventure with music, storytelling, crafts, visual arts, dressing up and dancing. Yaaba Funk will be filling the field with their funky fusion of Afro vibes.
Knighton Park Palmerston Way Leicester
Mon 28 May

More details - Marie Curie Blooming Great Tea Party
Get together with family and friends and find out how enjoying cakes and cuppas can help provide care and support for people living with a terminal illness and their families.
Whetstone Pastures Farm fruit field, Whetstone Gorse Lane, Off Lutterworth Road
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Orlingbury Village Fete
Very popular annual village Fete with licensed bar, BBQ, afternoon teas, ice creams, Brass Band, Morris Men, arena display, bowls, bouncy castle, tombola, bric a brac, books, raffle, children’s toys and games, plants, hanging baskets, jewellery, jams and chutneys, face painting and many more stalls.
Village Hall and Old Rectory Garden, Orlingbury
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Vipers Rugby Football Club
Family Fun Day and Rugby Tournament First game at 10.00 am with a 15-a-side exhibition game, Kick Off will be at 7.00 pm. Outdoor live bands 8.00pm - 11.00 pm and indoor disco till late. Come along and support When You Wish Upon a Star whilst enjoying the rugby Start
Blaby Bypass, Leicester
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Crick Boat Show
The 2018 Crick Boat Show, Britain’s biggest inland waterways festival, will showcase the inland waterways industry with over 300 exhibitors from across the canal world.
Crick Marina, West Haddon Road, near Daventry
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Gypsy Jazz at Crick Boat Show
Bon Accord quartet will be providing a session of gypsy jazz at the Crick Boat Show on Mon. 28th May.
Crick Marina, West Haddon Rd, Crick
Mon 28 May

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Kirby Hall, Corby
Fri 15 Jun

More details - ZigZag Photography Family Fun Open Day
After the success of last year’s open day, ZigZag Photography Leicester are having another open day! This time bigger and better!
ZigZag Photography 18 Portland Road Leicester
Wed 30 May

More details - Helen's Plants @ The Paddocks
Charity Plant Sale. We have a large selection of ornamental trees,shrubs,magnolias,climbers ferns & hostas also hardy perennials plus masses of honeysuckles, clematis,jasmines & hydrangeas.
The Paddocks Main Street Hungarton
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - The Paddocks - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre garden with mature and specimen trees, rhododendrons, azaleas, magnolia grandiflora, wisterias. Two lily ponds and stream. Three lawn areas surrounded by herbaceous and shrub borders. Woodland walk. Pergola with clematis and roses, hosta collection and two rockeries, fern bed.
The Paddocks, Hungarton
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Silver Band Concert
Another musical treat by the ever-popular Bilton Silver Band. Tickets are £8, or £5 for school students, and include a glass of wine or soft drink. The church is accessible to wheelchair-users and there is a disabled toilet directly across the road. Crick is very close to Junction 18, M1, and on the A428.
St Margaret of Antioch’s Church, Crick, just off J.18 of the M1 and the A428
Sat 9 Jun

More details - John Clare Wind Quintet
An afternoon concert with the John Clare Wind Quartet. Graham Tear - Flute, Kathy Roberts - Oboe, Peter Dunkley - Clarinet, Lyndon Hilling - Bassoon, Ruth Allen - Horn.
St Andrew’s Church. Old Church Street. Aylestone. Leicester
Sun 27 May

More details - Rosearie-de-la-Nymph - Open Garden for NGS
We have been developing this romantic garden for about 10 yrs and now have over 1800 roses, incl English, French and Italian varieties. Many unusual water features and specimen trees. Roses, scramblers and ramblers climb into trees, over arbours and arches. Collection of 95 Japanese maples. Butterfly rearing unit.
Rosearie-de-la-Nymph, Northampton
Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Marti Pellow
Marti Pellow The Private Collection Tour. Artists performing: Marti Pellow.: Tickets avaiable.
De Montfort Hall, Leicester
Sun 3 Jun

More details - University of Leicester Sinfonia (Conductor: Michael Sackin)
MENDELSSOHN Overture: Die Schöne Melusine; BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, soloist Eleanor Wilkinson; LEÓ WEINER Serenade in F minor Op. 3; SONJA GROSSNER Humoresque; HAYDN Symphony No. 70 in D major
Fraser Noble Hall, London Road, Leicester
Sun 17 Jun

More details - SKY
Lie down and look at the sky through your toes! Can you see the world upside down? Can you hear the stars? Hop onto a soft cloud and feel the wind whirling and whispering as two dancers make the space around you twist and turn.
Attenborough Arts Centre Richard Attenborough centre Lancaster Road Leicester

More details - Is This A Dagger?
By the pricking of my thumb, something wicked this way comes…. Andy Cannon, one of Scotland’s finest storytellers, takes audiences on a thousand-year journey from fact to fiction and back again, in his telling of Shakespeare’s classic tale.
The Y 7 East Street Leicester

More details - Sparks Festival
Mega Mono-Prints Explore Mono printing and a grand scale, Creating a collaborative print for a bill board!
Leicester Print Workshop 50 St George St Leicester
Today and Sun 27 May

More details - Childrens Art Week
Printmaking Spectacle!  
Leicester Print Workshop 50 St George St Leicester
Sat 16 Jun

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