Events Calendar

Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16

Al Murray – Gig for Victory

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

As the dust settles and we emerge blinking into the dawn of a new year, the men and women of this great country will need answers. Answers that they know they need, answers to questions they never knew existed. And when that moment comes, who better to show the way, to provide those answers, than the people’s man of the ... Read More

£29.50
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16

Ranger Stu’s Halloween Special!

Chester House Estate Irchester,, Wellingborough, United Kingdom

Ranger Stu is back by popular demand … and this time with a TERRIFYING TWIST! Join Ranger Stu this Halloween for the most spooky twist on his family friendly show, this time you’ll be able to get up close and personal with him most creepy creatures – a lucky few children will get to personally interact with some spine tingling ... Read More

The Chester HAUNTED House Estate October Half Term 2022

Do you dare visit the Chester HAUNTED House Estate this October half term?! October 22nd – 30th 2022 BOOK HALLOWEEN ACTIVITY PASSPORTS HERE Join us for: ·     PYO fresh pumpkin at our giant patch! ·     Visit the carving station where our experts will be on hand to help you carve your perfect design (make all the mess here instead of ... Read More

Nene Wetlands Half Term

Wildlife Trust Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre Rushden Lakes, Rushden, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

From spooky Halloween trails and bug hunting to autumn nature crafts...there's so much to do at the Nene Wetlands this half term! https://bit.ly/3ThUWq0

Stanwick Lakes Halloween Trail

Stanwick Lakes , United Kingdom

Watch out! How many eerie eyes will be on you, as you take on our half-term Halloween trail around Stanwick Lakes? Help Hazel, the Windswept Witch, from Saturday 22nd - Monday 31st October: Hazel the Witch hovered over the Lakes ...on a windy day - she’d made a mistake! The winds wobbled Hazel, whipped her around, her beloved belongings, fell ... Read More

Event Series Wood Carving Course

Wood Carving Course

Stanwick Lakes Stanwick, Wellingborough, United Kingdom

Wood carving course in the beautiful Stanwick Lakes nature reserve! Have you ever wanted to learn the traditional craft of Wood Carving? This one day course is suitable for those just starting out and also for carvers who would like to develop their skills further. The day starts with the introduction of the tools and the techniques and materials used ... Read More

£110

An Introduction to Portrait Painting in Oils

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery Crispin Street, Northampton, United Kingdom

A one-day workshop based on a step-by-step process to create a portrait from a photographic reference. The process will cover: Using oil paints The typical proportions of the face Measuring and mapping out key features from the photograph The use of line, tone, and value to create the portrait Cordell is an experienced painter who will also provide supporting handouts ... Read More

£65
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16

Ultimate Commitments and Blues Brothers Experience

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

In a show that has been described as “absolutely amazing” and “truly authentic”, take a trip down memory lane as you hear the best songs from The Commitments and The Blues Brothers in a full live-band experience. Get your dancing shoes on, as Jake and Elwood meet Deco and Jimmy in a fantastic experience where Chicago Blues meets Dublin Soul. ... Read More

£23
Event Series Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

Peterborough Museum Priestgate, Peterborough, United Kingdom

Prepare to be entertained, enthralled and downright scared by a night of dramatised tours around the most haunted building in Peterborough. Hear about some of the Museum's ghostly stories by candlelight, but watch your backs and prepare to jump as you see the stories come to life in front of you. This is one of our scariest events this Halloween ... Read More

£6 – £16
Event Series Wood Carving Course

Wood Carving Course

Stanwick Lakes Stanwick, Wellingborough, United Kingdom

Wood carving course in the beautiful Stanwick Lakes nature reserve! Have you ever wanted to learn the traditional craft of Wood Carving? This one day course is suitable for those just starting out and also for carvers who would like to develop their skills further. The day starts with the introduction of the tools and the techniques and materials used ... Read More

£110

La Bohéme (Royal Opera House – Broadcast)

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Sung in Italian with English Subtitles  Recorded screening.  Paris, 1900. Penniless writer Rodolfo believes that art is all he needs – until he meets Mimì, the lonely seamstress who lives upstairs. So begins a timeless love story that blooms, fades, and rekindles with the passing seasons. But while the couple’s friends Marcello and Musetta passionately row and make up, a ... Read More

£17

80s Live

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

You may have heard of throwback Thursday, now it’s time for the ultimate throwback decade -80s Live! Join us as we travel back in time to one of the most iconic eras of music for an exciting night out – put your hands together and get into the groove as our live band ‘Electric Dreams’ perform over two dozen chart ... Read More

£28

Sir Bryn Terfel – Songs And Arias

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The Welsh bass-baritone, Sir Bryn Terfel performs an evening dedicated to the world of Songs And Arias. A concert that brings together some of his signature roles from opera along with famous tunes from musical theatre and music-hall. Bryn will perform songs and arias he adores to sing, accompanied by Annabel Thwaite on piano and Hannah Stone on harp. The personal playlist from one of the world’s ... Read More

£41.50 – £127

Nene Wetlands Drop In Crafts

Wildlife Trust Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre Rushden Lakes, Rushden, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Come and pop by our Nene Wetlands visitor centre to join in some take home autumnal wildlife crafts (suitable for ages 3+), including leaf rubbing bunting, wooden animals and decorating your own hedgehog bowl. We will have a variety of crafts available to provide fun for the family this school holiday, whilst also learning a bit about our wonderful wildlife ... Read More

Legally Blonde Jr

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Students of Lucie Downer Performing Arts, also known as LDPA perform the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde JR! The show is a fabulously fun journey of self-empowerment and expanding horizons. The show's instantly recognizable songs are filled with humour, wit and sass – leaving cast members and audiences alike seeing pink and feeling instantly uplifted! Tickets £15

£15

NC Jazz Presents – Toni Kofi Quintet: A Tribute to Cannonball

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Alto-sax master Tony Kofi fronts this loving celebration of the jazz giant (in every sense) Julian ‘Cannnonball’ Adderley. With Andy Davies (trumpet), Alex Webb (piano), Andrew Cleyndert (bass) and Alfonso Vitale (drums) the group traces the explosive music of Cannonball from his first session as leader in 1955 through work with Miles Davis to the soul-jazz of the 1960s. The repertoire includes Adderley brothers classics like Things Are Getting Better, Work Song, Del Sasser, Sack o’Woe and ... Read More

£16

Archery

Ferry Meadows, Overton Bank, Ham Lane, PETERBOROUGH, PE2 5UU , United Kingdom

Pay and Play Archery sessions will run throughout the day. Why not come down and have a go? You will find us on Oak Meadow close to the Nene Outdoors. Participants need to be in good health and are recommended to not take part if they are suffering from any injuries or illnesses that may be affected by strenuous activity, ... Read More

£10
Event Series Derren Brown – Showman

Derren Brown – Showman

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The multi-award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is back, launching his first brand new theatre show in six years: Showman. Derren is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The content of Showman remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen ... Read More

£35.50 – £51.50

Maisie Adam – Buzzed

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Fresh from Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, and The Last Leg, Best Newcomer nominee Maisie Adam is back with a brand new show for 2022, Buzzed. Rammed with witty observations, high-octane energy, and some right good jokes.  This high-energy show promises to be better than whatever else you had planned (unless you had plans to go dancing with Cher). Tickets: £17

£17

Wildlife Eco Boat Trips

Ferry Meadows, Overton Bank, Ham Lane, PETERBOROUGH, PE2 5UU , United Kingdom

Wyndham's near silent-motor means that she is the ideal craft for wildlife watching.  Join us on a trip around Overton Lake and along the River Nene where swans, geese and other water fowl will glide alongside the boat with you.  We cannot guarantee what you will see but wildlife highlights may include Herons, Kingfishers and the elusive Otter! Trips last ... Read More

£14
Event Series Half Term at Northampton Museum

Half Term at Northampton Museum

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery Crispin Street, Northampton, United Kingdom

Paint A Trainer Money Box. As part of our exhibition 'Trainers: A Global Obsession', take inspiration from this iconic footwear and create your own painted trainer model to take away with you. All materials supplied. Your finished trainer can be used as a money box too! £4 per child. Booking essential as places are limited. Book at the museum or ... Read More

Event Series Half Term at Northampton Museum

Half Term at Northampton Museum

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery Crispin Street, Northampton, United Kingdom

Paint A Trainer Money Box. As part of our exhibition 'Trainers: A Global Obsession', take inspiration from this iconic footwear and create your own painted trainer model to take away with you. All materials supplied. Your finished trainer can be used as a money box too! £4 per child. Booking essential as places are limited. Book at the museum or ... Read More

The Drifters

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The Drifters are back on tour in the UK performing all their classic hits including Saturday Night at the Movies, You’re More Than A Number, Come on Over to My Place, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin’ In The Back Row’and many more! The legendary group have been inducted into the Rock & Roll of Fame, performed for the President of the United States ... Read More

£32
Event Series Derren Brown – Showman

Derren Brown – Showman

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The multi-award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is back, launching his first brand new theatre show in six years: Showman. Derren is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The content of Showman remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen ... Read More

£35.50 – £51.50

Climbing Wall

Ferry Meadows, Overton Bank, Ham Lane, PETERBOROUGH, PE2 5UU , United Kingdom

The team from Nene Outdoors will be getting our climbing wall out during the school holidays for all visitors to have a go. We will be outside Nene Outdoors. Are you brave enough to reach the top? Suitable for: adults or children over 4yrs Cost: £10.00pp Booking essential.

£10

Abbamania

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life! Celebrating 47 Years of ABBA Europe’s leading abba tribute, Abbamania, continue to entertain audiences with their outstanding vocals and musical performance live on stage. Abbamania’s widely acclaimed tribute to Abba is a sensational two hour show featuring record breaking and timeless hits from Waterloo to Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, Fernando and Chiquitita all of ... Read More

£26.50
Event Series Derren Brown – Showman

Derren Brown – Showman

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The multi-award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is back, launching his first brand new theatre show in six years: Showman. Derren is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The content of Showman remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen ... Read More

£35.50 – £51.50

Alan Barnes And Mark Nightingale With The Dave Newton Trio

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Mark Nightingale is an internationally acclaimed jazz soloist and one of the UK’s most in demand musicians; David Newton is one of the greatest solo jazz pianists this country has ever produced and Alan Barnes is an internationally acclaimed soloist, composer, arranger and band leader. Tonight they are joined by virtuoso bass player Andrew Cleyndert and first call jazz drummer ... Read More

£16.50

Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to Freddie Mercury and the legendary Queen and they are back on the road in 2022 - exactly 50 years after Queen signed their first recording contract! Including performances of the most popular Queen hits, such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Radio Ga Ga, We Are The Champions, We Will Rock You and many ... Read More

£26

Ralph McTell

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Ralph McTell is touring his album Hill Of Beans. Produced by the legendary Tony Visconti, it is Ralph’s first album of original material for 10 years. The performance will feature plenty of songs from his 50+ year career in addition to showcasing some of his most recent work. A singer songwriter of international acclaim who has played across the world, McTell brings ... Read More

£29
Event Series Derren Brown – Showman

Derren Brown – Showman

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The multi-award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is back, launching his first brand new theatre show in six years: Showman. Derren is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The content of Showman remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen ... Read More

£35.50 – £51.50

Halloween Ghost Train

Rushden Station John Clark Way, Rushden, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Are you brave enough to ride the Ghost Train? Come along and find out -We encourage you to dress up but it is not essential Hotdogs and Teas/Coffee available to purchase and the bar will also be open Train Times: 4.30PM, 5.15PM, 6PM, 6.45PM & 7.30PM Adults £5 Children £2.50

£2.50 – £5

Someone Like You – The Adele Songbook

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

A stunning live concert performance, celebrating the music of one of our generations’ finest singer-songwriters. Hand-picked by Adele herself on Graham Norton’s BBC Special, the outstanding Katie Markham leads a super-talented six-piece band through all your favourite Adele hits plus much more in this internationally acclaimed show – from powerhouse performances with Force 10 vocals through to intimate torch songs. ... Read More

£26.50
Event Series Derren Brown – Showman

Derren Brown – Showman

Royal and Derngate 19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

The multi-award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is back, launching his first brand new theatre show in six years: Showman. Derren is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history! The content of Showman remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen ... Read More

£35.50 – £51.50

Total Pop Party

The Castle Theatre Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

‘Total Pop Party’ - The Scream & Shout Tour! Who are we? TPP! ‘Total Pop Party’ is back! It’s fair to say, the children of today have had enough! From home schooling to lockdowns, they deserve to have some fun! Come join the TPP girls and celebrate the modern-day pop legends! Including Little Mix, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, ... Read More

£15 – £17

Christmas With Outlaw Eagles

The Queen Victoria Hall, Oundle 7 West Street, Oundle, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

An evening of timeless music with the Outlaw Eagles playing the Eagles classic blend of Rock, Country & Folk. Take it easy and get Christmas celebrations started in fine style. Tickets: £15 in advance | £18 on the door

£15 – £18

Christmas with King Awesome

The Queen Victoria Hall, Oundle 7 West Street, Oundle, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Get ready to party like it's 1989 with the ultimate 80s rock arena tribute band. Get Christmas started early! Tickets: £15 in advance | £18 on the door

£15 – £18

February Drop in Crafts at Summer Leys

Summer Leys , United Kingdom

Throughout February half term we will be running a variety of drop-in crafts at our Summer Leys visitor centre. Pop by to get involved and create a wildlife craft to take home with you! Sessions will be running 10:30am-3pm on the following dates: Saturday 11th February- Owl Pellet Dissection: Come along to have a look at our range of skulls and bones ... Read More

Nene Wetlands Drop-in Crafts- February Half Term

Nene Wetlands Nature Reserve

Join our popular crafty drop-in sessions at the visitor centre and make or decorate a bird feeder. Come and pop by the Nene Wetlands visitor centre and have a go at making or decorating your own bird feeder, perfect for helping your local birds through the cold winter months! We will have a variety of crafts available to provide fun for ... Read More

£3 – £5

Forest School – Chester House

Chester House Estate Irchester,, Wellingborough, United Kingdom

We have a fantastic offering this May half term to connect with nature, working with Muddy Boots! Forest School for 18 months - 5 years (Tuesday 30th May 2023 and Friday 2nd June 2023) Learn how to build a Teddy Bear Shelter, make a mess in the muddy kitchen, connect with a sensory nature activity and much more. This forest ... Read More