Today to Fri 22 Jun, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Foxtail Lilly - Open Garden for NGS
A cottage garden where perennials and grasses are grouped creatively together amongst gravel paths, complementing one another to create a natural look. Some unusual plants and quirky oddities create a different and colourful informal garden. Lots of flowers for cutting, and a shop in the barn.
Foxtail Lilly, Oundle
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Acoustic Blues Concert
John Sime and Friends - An evening of acoustic roots blues music with John following his fabulous solo concert last year. Now he’s joined by three other fine musicians: Mike Permaker, Brian Ogden and Dougie Chapman.
Warmington Village Hall, Church Street, Warmington, Peterborough
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Lyveden - Lyveden Alive
This May half-term investigate Lyveden’s wilder inhabitants with free trails, worksheets and activity sessions. There are plenty of opportunities to get closer to nature during Lyveden Alive week. Enjoy a different activity every day! Booking Not Needed.
Lyveden, near Oundle,
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun

More details - Lyveden - Come and Sing in Secret
Would you like to sing in a choir celebrating music as a force for change' Lyveden invites you to join our community choir and Come and Sing in Secret.
Lyveden, near Oundle,
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Lyveden - Kite-making Workshop
Bring Dad along to make a kite this Father’s Day at Lyveden. After all that hard work, treat him to a Workers Nuncheon in the Cottage tea room so you’re ready to head back out and see how high your kite can fly! Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Lyveden, near Oundle,
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Titchmarsh House - Open Garden for NGS
4½ acres extended and laid out since 1972. Special collections of magnolias, spring bulbs, iris, peonies and roses with many rare trees and shrubs. Walled ornamental vegetable garden and ancient yew hedge. Some newly planted areas; please refer to the website.
Titchmarsh House, Titchmarsh
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Hamlet @ Lowick
Following the huge success of ‘The Three Inch Fools’ extraordinary performance last year we are pleased to let you know that they will be performing Hamlet, at St Peters Church, Lowick on Thursday 14th June 2017 @7pm.
St Peters Church Main Street, Lowick Northants
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Garden Tour with Supper
Our garden tour hosted by our Head Gardener Andrew Jones is a must for gardening enthusiasts. This popular tour takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes and can accommodate a group of up to 20 people.  Andrew’s horticultural and historical knowledge of the garden will have the visitor gripped from start to finish.
Deene Park, Deene, Corby
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Manor House, Alwalton - Open Garden for NGS
Walled garden surrounding 17th century farmhouse, divided into rooms with tall hedges, topiary and mixed borders. Paths leading to wild garden overlooking Nene valley.
Manor House, Alwalton, Peterborough
Sun 17 Jun

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 - Molesworth & Brington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
2 styles of planting showing how to make a garden complement the building it surrounds. Molesworth House is an old rectory garden with everything that you’d both expect and hope for, given its Victorian past. There are surprising corners to this traditional take on a happy and relaxed, yet also formal garden.
Molesworth & Brington Gardens, Huntingdon
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The 2nd Wittering Great Get Together and Fun Dog Show
BBQ & , Licenced Bar & Refreshments Dog Show - Starting at 14:00 sharp. Bring your furry friend along From 12:30 - Bouncy Castle, Bouncy Slide, Rodeo Bull, Hook a duck, Children Fairground Ride etc.
Wittering Parish Sports Field, Townsend Road, Wittering, Nr Peterborough
Sun 17 Jun

More details - A Night Of Jazz!
A Night Of Jazz! Featuring Barry Palser’s Hot Jazz Five! Buckworth Church Saturday 16th June 2018 7pm onwards £15.00 per ticket, to include a light supper.
All Saints Church, Church Road, Buckworth
Sat 16 Jun

More details - May Bank Holiday: Easton on the Hill - Traditional Gala Weekend
Keep May Bank Holiday free for Easton on the Hill’s Gala Weekend. It has something for everyone – a great family event with some equally enjoyable evening entertainment. This year the theme will be a nostalgic and traditional village weekend of events, as a nod to the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.
Blue Bell pub and village playing fields, Easton on the Hill, near Stamford
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Rutland Open Studios
Artists and makers around Rutland will be opening their studios on weekends in June, also there will be an exhibition showing works by local artists at the Rutland Museum in Oakham from 23rd May to 16th June (usual museum opening times, see website) Most works will be for sale.
Various venues around the county, including the Museum in Oakham
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Alconbury Weston Sunday Fun Day!
Alconbury Weston Village Fun Day! Sunday 3rd June 2018 12 - 4pm Alconbury Weston Village Green Food and Fun on the Village Green as the Tour Of Cambridgeshire passes through the village! Bring along a picnic blanket and cheer on the cycles!
Alconbury Weston
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Alconbury Weston Village Yard Sale and Outdoor Craft Market
Join in the fun with Alconbury Weston’s annual yard sale! Saturday 2nd June 2018 10am-4pm FREE to join! Set up a stall on your garden/garage/driveway and sell your pre-loved items! Please email to register your address!
Alconbury Weston
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Stamford Race for Life and Pretty Muddy
On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June 2018, Stamford Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Burghley House, Burghley Park, Stamford
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Magic of Motown - Under the Stars
Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience.
Burghley House
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Outdoor Cinema - LUNA FLIX 2018 LAUNCH NIGHT Reduced Tickets!
You’re invited to join our Opening Night of the summer season! Enjoy an outdoor cinema experience at Stanwick Lakes at a special BARGAIN! All adult tickets REDUCED to £9.50 to have a great night out with us - Saturday May 26!
Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick
Sat 26 May

More details - Outdoor Cinema - THOR: RAGNOROK (12A)
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The LUNA FLIX summer season continues with Marvel’s boldest and most audacious movie yet! Rated as one of the best, and certainly funniest, superhero adventures from the Marvel universe - see it on a HUGE outdoor screen!
Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick
Sun 27 May

More details - Outdoor Cinema - The Breakfast Club (15)
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The summer season continues with the essential 80’s teen comedy-drama! Five high school students from different walks of life endure a weekend detention under a power-hungry teacher.
Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Outdoor Cinema - SHAUN OF THE DEAD (15)
The outdoor cinema experience returns to the lake-side amphitheatre! The summer season continues with Simon Pegg’s classic comedy homage to the zombie genre on a HUGE outdoor screen! Dressing up optional but encouraged... ’get some red on you’!
Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Summer of Steps 2018 Tour
There is no greater pop comeback than Steps who have returned to claim their pop crown! Their concert at Peterborough is part of their Summer of Steps 2018 Tour with special guests Aqua and Blue.
ABAX Stadium, London Road, Peterborough
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Anthony Caro & Sheila Girling: A 64-Year Conversation about Art
Peterborough Museum and City Gallery present works by internationally renowned sculptor Sir Anthony Caro and modernist painter Sheila Girling.
Peterborough Museum, Priestgate, Peterborough
Today to Sun 27 May, 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

More details - Shiver me timbers, look what’s on the horizon at Queensgate this half term
This May half term, help jolly pirates Long Joan Silver and No Beard Jack as they travel the high seas to find buried treasure and make anyone that gets in their way, walk the plank!
Queensgate Shopping Centre
Thu 31 May

More details - Glasshouse Acoustic Session May 2018
In May we usually feature some of the finalists from Peterborough Music Festival, and this year we’re delighted to welcome Annie Wakefield, Amelia Glendinning and Sophie Lewis to the Glasshouse. All three are outstanding singer-songwriters, and each will perform for around 20 minutes in the first hour.
Riverside Bar, Key Theatre, Embankment Road, Peterborough
Sun 27 May

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know and by the end of the evening
Vivacity Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough
Sat 2 Jun

More details - This Is Peterborough
Peterborough is old. Really old. This year our glorious cathedral celebrates its 900th birthday and we’re throwing the entire city a party! ‘This Is Peterborough’ is a very special kind of garden party. Join us in the Peterborough Cathedral Precincts, bring your own picnic and prepare for a summer evening of fun!
Peterborough Cathedral Precincts
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Lou Lou's Peterborough Vintage Fair
The UK’s ‘Best Vintage Fair’ returns to Peterborough Cathedral this June! Find unique, handpicked quality goods with stalls of vintage fashion, accessories, home, collectables and more from some of the UK’s finest vintage traders.
Peterborough Cathedral Minster Precincts, Peterborough
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Circus Hassani Starring Bippo Live on Stage at the Broadway Peterborough
A fun-filled immersive spectacular for all the family. Experience the excitement, thrills and spills of Circus Hassani live on stage while sitting in the comfort of the beautiful Art Deco style auditorium of The Broadway Theatre.
46 Broadway Peterborough
Tue 29 May, Sun 3 Jun
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More details - Stamford Food and Drink Festival
The will be our 4th Food and Drink Festival in Stamford, following the success of previous years, we will returning to Stamford. The setting will once again be The Meadows, beside the River Welland, to celebrate the best of local, regional, national and international products.
The Meadows
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Tom Allen: Absolutely
The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour this autumn.
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre, Broad Street
Sat 26 May

More details - Stamford Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
Danny Bryant Big Band – mixing the old with the new and will be playing Blues classics alongside modernising and re-presenting Danny’s own work in a classic big band format!
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre, Broad Street, Stamford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Flower Arranging Demonstration
Stamford flower Club invite you to enjoy talented demonstrator , Shirley Henderson, create at least 5 artistic flower arrangements on the theme ’A Night on the Town’. She will also be passing on tips and telling anecdotes. Large screen video to enhance details. All the arrangements are raffled.
Barn Hill Methodist Church, Barn hill , Stamford
Mon 11 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

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 - Stamford Blues Rhythm & Rock Festival
Stamford Blues Rhythm & Rock Festival: Tickets avaiable.
Corn Exchange Theatre, Stamford, Stamford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 67-69 High Street - Open Garden for NGS
Constantly evolving acre rear garden of C17 cottage (not open). Early spring garden with snowdrops and hellebores, summer and autumn mixed borders, and many obelisks and containers, kitchen garden, herb bed, rambling roses, at least 60 different hostas, all giving varied interest from Feb through to Oct.
67-69 High Street, Finedon
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 24 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 - Wing Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
7 very different gardens in pretty stone village of Wing with medieval church and turf maze. For map and directions start visit at Townsend House opp Village Hall.
Wing Gardens, Oakham
Sun 17 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 - 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

More details - Craft and Vintage Fair Higham Ferrers
A monthly Craft and Vintage Fair held at the same time as the popular Farmers’ Market in Higham Ferrers 9am-1pm. Free entry. Around 20 fabulous stalls selling handmade and vintage items. Always a great selection and something different every month. Refreshments and cakes. 9-10am half price hot drinks.
Working Men’s Club, Westfields Terrace, Higham Ferrers
Sat 26 May

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