Around Northamptonshire

April events

Speakers’ Corner. ’Lifeboats; The Desperate Rescue of SS Rohilla October 1914 Mike Major is a life-long volunteer with RNLI and now Chairman of the Lifeboat Management Group of Whitby...
Ravensthorpe Village Hall, 1 High Street, Ravensthorpe
Thu 2 Apr

Table Top Sale Come and clear your clutter or pick up a bargain 30 tables available £5 each Pre-booking essential Café open for light refreshments Please visit our website for more info or follow us on
Duston Community Centre, Pendle Road, Duston, Northampton
Sat 4 Apr

Grow your interest in the green things all around us by joining in this spring trail during the school holidays. Bring the kids and have a go, then pick up your sticker. Dogs on leads are welcome.
Canons Ashby House, Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire
Sat 4 Apr to Thu 9 Apr, Tue 14 Apr to Sun 19 Apr

Flore gardens have been open since 1963 as part of the Flore Flower Festival. The partnership with the NGS started in 1992. Flore is an attractive village with views over the Upper Nene Valley.
Flore Gardens, Northampton
Sun 5 Apr

We provide outstanding holiday childcare for 4-14 year olds in the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and having fun are our primary concern!
Beachborough School, Westbury, nr. Brackley, Northants
Mon 6 Apr to Thu 9 Apr

Britain’s Got Talent 2019 finalist, West End star and multi award-winning magician Ben Hart is embarking on his debut solo tour.
The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Thu 9 Apr

An action packed Easter weekend with fun for all the family! The Festival of Power assembles the fastest cars and drivers in Europe – for 3 days in a haze of speed, smoke and glorious noise!
Santa Pod Raceway Airfield Road Poddington Nr Wellingborough
Fri 10 Apr

An action packed Easter weekend with fun for all the family! The Festival of Power at Santa Pod Raceway assembles the fastest cars and drivers in Europe – and runs them almost non-stop for 3 days in...
Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough
Fri 10 Apr, Sun 12 Apr

A delicious Cadbury prize awaits at the end of our outdoor Easter trail. Bring the family to explore the ancient parkland, get in touch with nature this spring and earn your tasty reward!
Canons Ashby House, Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire
Fri 10 Apr to Mon 13 Apr

Come and celebrate Easter with a ride on a train where all children receive a Cadbury’s Creme Egg. Free parking on site. Gift shop and snack buffet open.
Northampton and Lamport Railway
Sat 11 Apr to Mon 13 Apr

Come along this Easter and uncover the history of the Brudenell family ancestors by exploring the House and the phenomenal gardens that are beginning to flourish with life and colour.
Deene Park, Deene, Northamptonshire, NN173EG
Sun 12 Apr and Mon 13 Apr

The Northampton branch of the Alpine Garden Society is holding its annual show and PLANT SALE on Saturday 27th April at Weston Favell Parish Hall. Open to all from Noon to 3pm, Free Entry.
Weston Favell Parish Hall, Booth Lane South, Northampton
Sat 18 Apr

Come and browse our exciting range of over 20 craft stalls. The goods, created by talented crafters range from Jewellery to Jam, and keepsakes to key-rings.
The Tithe Barn, Wellingborough.
Sat 18 Apr, Sat 16 May

A garden for all seasons with quirky original sculptures and many faces. Firstly, a south aspect lawn and borders containing bulbs, shrubs, roses and rare trees with yr-round interest; hedging,...
Briarwood, Kettering
Sun 19 Apr

Kelmarsh Hall is an elegant Palladian house set in glorious Northamptonshire countryside with highly regarded gardens, which are the work of Nancy Lancaster, Norah Lindsay and Geoffrey Jellicoe.
Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens, Northampton
Sun 19 Apr, Sun 7 Jun

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,
Sulby Gardens, Northampton
Thu 23 Apr, Thu 18 Jun

Direct from the USA, Soul Satisfaction’s AMERICAN FOUR TOPS Motown Show has been travelling internationally bringing all the sweet soul music and the Motown magic to their audiences.
The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive, Kettering
Fri 24 Apr

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!
The Parish Church Hall, Market Place, Kettering Northants
Sat 25 Apr

The vicarage days bequeathed dramatic and stately trees to the modern garden. The last 40 yrs of evolution and the happy accidents of soil-type, and a striking location with lovely vistas have shaped...
The Old Vicarage, Daventry
Sun 26 Apr

Things to do in Northamptonshire