Funtopia

Adrian Oates

This June and August, visit Funtopia, a fun-filled family event with bouncy castles, an obstacle course, inflatable slide, bungee run and more! For two weekends in June and August, Funtopia takes over the grounds of the Abbey with a fun-filled event featuring bouncy castles, an obstacle course, inflatable slide, bungee run, giant games, Space Hopper races and more – all … Read More

BMW Show

Adrian Oates

The BMW Car Show at Santa Pod Raceway welcomes all BMWs – race cars, show cars, modern, retros, classics, new minis and BMW bikes. BMWs have all the right elements to make great drag and drift cars. Powerful engines, rear-wheel drive and stable handling all add up to unbeatable straight-line and sideways fun. It’s no wonder so many BMW owners … Read More

Funtopia

Adrian Oates

This June and August, visit Funtopia, a fun-filled family event with bouncy castles, an obstacle course, inflatable slide, bungee run and more! For two weekends in June and August, Funtopia takes over the grounds of the Abbey with a fun-filled event featuring bouncy castles, an obstacle course, inflatable slide, bungee run, giant games, Space Hopper races and more – all … Read More

Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival

Adrian Oates

The official Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival is back for 2022! Entries now open! The 22nd Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival will see Up to 48 teams make a splash once again on the 200m racecourse at Peterborough Rowing Lake, PE3 6LN on Saturday 11th June 2022. NewWave Events are delighted to be partnering with Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice as the festival’s official … Read More

Mini Museum Explorers

Adrian Oates

Join us at Northampton Museum for our new hands-on fun sessions for under-fives. Explore the museum with stories, music and arts and craft activities, whilst making new friends and creating memories in an exciting and family-friendly environment. With a different museum or seasonal theme and activities each week, sessions run 10 – 11.30 am during term times. Booking essential as … Read More

Climbing Wall

Adrian Oates

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: £9.00pp Booking essential.

Meeting Magical Mammals and Marvellous Minibeasts

Adrian Oates

Join a ranger for a short walk discovering the small mammals that live in the Park. We will hopefully get to see voles, mice and shrews as well as talk about their habitat, diet and identifying features. Then we will have a look at the even smaller creatures that make their home at Ferry Meadows on a bug hunt. Suitable for ages: 5yrs+, … Read More

Archery

Adrian Oates

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

FIA/FIM Main Event

Adrian Oates

FIA European Drag Racing Championships Inc FIM Europe Drag Bikes Round 1 of the FIA/FIM European Championships is one of Santa Pod’s most prestigious Drag Race meetings. This hugely popular extravaganza features over 200 teams and 17 classes of cars and bikes including the sports F1 class – 10,000bhp Top Fuel Dragsters accelerating 0-100mph in less than 1 second, making … Read More

VW Breakout

Adrian Oates

A three-day relaxed weekend VW Festival. With all the elements of the shows we all know and love! Quarter mile track action features Doorslammer Drag Racing, alongside Show & Shine, Traders, Fun Fair and Bar meaning you can enjoy the later evenings camping with friends! Day Tickets from £25, Kids just £5 Tickets also grant accesses to the Transitmania and Doorslammers … Read More