Events Calendar

On today This month  Nene Valley Festival 2020 events    Submit your event

Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

List of Events

Supporting Wellbeing in Your Organisation

- 10 July @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

We are inviting businesses across Northamptonshire to join our series of Supporting Your Businesses webinars. As part of our response to the COVID19 pandemic the University of Northampton is committed to helping communities and businesses to survive and thrive as we move towards recovery. We are offering webinars on a broad spectrum of topics, bringing together our academic knowledge with our business support expertise to provide advice and support in a collaborative and responsive environment. Come and join Public Health…

Oundle International Virtual Festival

- 13 July @ 8:00 am - 17 July @ 5:00 pm

While we may not be able to meet together this year in real space and time, that will not stop us being in virtual space and time to enjoy the 2020 Oundle International Virtual Festival! This five-day long online event - schedule below - will feature recorded and live material showcasing the range of work we normally present. Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous supporter, I have been able to commission some of our performers to record videos especially…

Using Travel Technology To Maximise Your Business

- 16 July @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Providing an overview of some of the technology solutions available, and how they can facilitate business recovery, this session aims to give an insight into the some of the options available and how they can help get businesses back on track.

Connected Networking: Lessons learnt

- 16 July @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Has your business adapted to coronavirus? How? And what have you learned going forward? Join like-minded businesses from across the South East Midlands to discuss the lessons learned and hear positive stories of how businesses have adapted through the pandemic. Whether you want to talk about furloughing your workforce or share how you’ve adapted, take the opportunity to talk to businesses in similar circumstances. Get connected digitally to our business community. Agenda: 11am - Welcome: Amy Sanghera, Metro Bank 11:05am…


- 21 July @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Sustainability and over-tourism were hot topics before the Coronavirus pandemic. And then tourism stopped. We look at some of the challenges we face as an industry and ask whether this is our opportunity to reset the dial with regards to the environmental impact that tourism has in England – and what steps we can take for a more sustainable future for the industry.

Bug Jam 34

- 24 July - 26 July

A true VW festival in every sense of the word, with a vibrant and fun atmosphere, bringing to life the very essence of VW and Campervan culture. Europe’s largest VW Show incorporates an eclectic mix of all things VW, with drag racing, Run What Ya Brung, nightlife, Show & Shine, comedy, stunt displays, fun fair, massive trade village, Retrojumble and much more.


- 30 July @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

With accessibility a factor for at least 1 in 5 visitors, and with Coronavirus presenting a range of new accessibility challenges, we look at what considerations need to be taken into account moving forward, with practical steps, real examples and advice as to where you can go for guidance.

27th Mopar Euro Nationals

- 31 July - 2 August

RWYB event for American Muscle Cars only featuring Drag Racing, Show & Shine, Burnout Competition, Live Music, Traders and Camping. The biggest muscle car door slammer event in Europe. All american classics, trucks, modified & muscle cars plus american car clubs are welcome. The 2020 show will be high lighting and celebrating 50 years of the 1970 model cars with a strong emphasis on the Barracuda and Challenger E Bodies. We would like to see as many 1970 cars at…

History Alive

- 1 August - 2 August

See history come to life before your eyes. Travel back in time for an exciting weekend of displays, demonstrations, and hands-on history. Tickets: £10 adults, under 18s go free. £10 ticket allows access to event on both days between the hours of 11am and 4pm on all pre-booked tickets.

Creating Great Presentations – with Buffalo 7

- 4 August @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us to explore the art of the possible, for Powerpoint - from exploring the art of storytelling, to presenting data in a compelling way. We look at tips and ideas for creating engaging presentations, with Buffalo 7, an award-winning presentation design agency.

USC – Ultimate Street Car

- 7 August - 9 August

USC at Santa Pod Raceway is the Largest, Loudest, Hottest and Fastest, modified car festival in Europe featuring Run What Ya Brung public track time, Drag Racing, Music*, Club Camping, Traders, Show Ramp; Shine, Drifting, Stunts Displays, Jet Car and much more, it's the UK's most extreme Car Show.

Das Auto Show

- 16 August

Car Show With Run What Ya Brung on Saturday 15th August 2020. The German car show comes to Santa Pod for Audi, BMW, Mercedes, VW, Porsche and more. With German only RWYB competition – which marque will come out on top? Plus, Show & Shine, club displays, DWYB and more. German engineering takes over for “Das Auto Show”. German car manufacturers are extremely popular on the roads in the UK; whether you’re looking for an efficient hatchback, high performance monster…

STP Green Light Nationals

- 22 August - 23 August

The STP Green Light Nationals is a National Sportsman Drag racing event, in the peak of the British summer. A huge variety of race cars and bikes will keep the track action packed all day long.

UK Monster Truck Nationals

- 23 August

The Top UK Monster Truck Showdown! Monster Truck Freestyle action including caravan crushing & awesome BUS JUMPS!!! Plus, Pit Party, Monster Truck Rides and lots more family fun.

Junior Drag Racing Fun Day

- 27 August @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Santa Pod Raceway’s annual Junior Drag Racing Fun Day where admission to the Fun Day is totally free of charge – making it the ideal family day out during the summer holidays. There will Junior Dragsters and demonstration vehicles on the Track, car crushing monster trucks and stunts in the Live Action Arena, monster truck rides and other family activities on the programme include dodgems, trampolines, face-painting, bouncy castle, craft corner and movies playing on the big screen in Fuelers Bar.…

Evening River Paddle and Bat Spotting Walk

Rushden Lakes - 28 August @ 5:30 pm - 9:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 9th July, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Check in at 5.30pm and canoes will depart from Canoe2’s base at Rushden Lakes. After a peaceful early evening paddle on the River Nene you will be met back at Rushden Lakes by your Wildlife Trust experts just as the bats are starting to come out. You’ll then be taken on a guided walk of the Nature Reserve as dusk settles. Everyone will have the opportunity to use a bat detector which picks up the ultrasonic frequencies used by bats…

August Bank Holiday Branch Line Weekend

- 29 August - 31 August

Take a Steam hauled trip along the NVR over the Bank Holiday Weekend. Change trains at Yarwell, Wansford, Overton, Orton Mere and Peterborough for a trip in our Swedish Railcar. Please note that wheelchair access to the Railcar is restricted.

FIA European Finals

- 10 September - 13 September

FIA European Drag Racing Championships Inc FIM Europe Drag Bikes Santa Pod’s most prestigious Drag Racing event featuring over 250 of Europe’s finest teams. Witness the awesome power of 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters, 200mph Drag Bikes and over 20 supporting classes. See the famous Jet Car, Monster Trucks, stunt shows, static displays, air displays, traders and more.

FIA European Finals

- 10 September - 13 September

FIA European Drag Racing Championships Inc FIM Europe Drag Bikes. Santa Pod’s most prestigious Drag Racing event featuring over 250 of Europe’s finest teams. Witness the awesome power of 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters, 200mph Drag Bikes and over 20 supporting classes. See the famous Jet Car, Monster Trucks, stunt shows, static displays, air displays, traders and more.

Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers

Stanwick Lakes - 12 September @ 10:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 9th November, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on 14th December, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on 11th January, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 8th February, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 14th March, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 18th April, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 9th May, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 13th July, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 12th September, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers is an RSPB group lead by volunteers, which provides the perfect location to observe wildlife, make friends and take part in all sorts of practical activities. From bark rubbing to hunting for mini-beasts, its perfect for children aged 5+. Meetings this year will involve time spent outdoors and there’s always the risk of brambles and nettles, so please make sure you come wearing sensible outdoor clothes – warm, waterproof and with wellies, if necessary. A drink…

+ Export Events