Dates for your diary

Outdoor events, theatre productions and family days out are aplenty whilst our country parks and outdoor attractions offer regular activities and talks including those suitable for corporate functions, children or adult learners. Check our listings here.

Guided tours

May 27, 2017 - May 27, 2017 

Chester Farm

10am - 11.30am. Take a free tour of the Chester Farm grounds with volunteer guides and learn about the site and its hidden history. Email:

Half term trail

May 27, 2017 - Jun 4, 2017 

Ferry Meadows Country Park

10:00am-2:30pm. 50p. Collect a trail sheet on the theme of rabbits from the Visitor Centre and then hunt for clues as you walk around Ferry Meadows. Return to the Visitor Centre to claim your prize.

Pond Dipping

May 27, 2017 -

Ferry Meadows Country Park

10:30am-12:00noon and 1:30pm-3:00pm. Free. Suggested donation £2. What lies beneath the still waters of our Lakes at Ferry Meadows? Come along and spend some time pond dipping and identifying the creatures you find.

Vintage and Craft Fair

May 27, 2017 - May 27, 2017 

Abington Park Museum

11am - 5pm. Free admission. A selection of vintage, reworked and handmade stalls selling fashion, accessories, jewellery, homeware and much more!

Chichele Garden Fair

May 27, 2017 -

Chichele College, Higham Ferrers

10.00 a.m. Chichele College, Walled Kitchen Gardens, and all things gardening.