What's on inMarket Harborough

Welcome to Market Harborough

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Market Harborough - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Market Harborough to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Market Harborough as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Market Harborough

31
MAY
The Last Shadow Puppets
De Montfort Hall

The Last Shadow Puppets at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Tuesday 31 May 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
When You Wish Upon a Star Dragon Boat Event
River Soar

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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04
JUN
The Proclaimers
Royal & Derngate

Charlie and Craig Reid better known as The Proclaimers have put together an impressive body of work since their foundation in 1983. Their rise began with supporting the Housemartins in 1986 later they rose to…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
JUN
Elton John
Lincolnshire Showground

Elton John is one of the top selling musical artists of all time and this fantastic musician is on his tour which is bound to sell out at all venues across the UK. Definitely…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUN
Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
Boughton House

On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors something evil is afoot. When death stalks the Baskerville family legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes. On the moor nobody is safe not even the bravest of men. Join…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 515731
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18
JUN
Sense and Sensibility
Kirby Hall

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. This exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 203230
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24
JUN
Just the Tonic Special with Milton Jones & guests
Hansom Hall - Leicester Adult Education College

A Just the Tonic Special Milton Jones headlines a top night of comedy. Milton Jones gets off TV and out of the theatres to return for a limited number of clubs gigs.Artists Speakers: Milton Jones Craig Hill Matt Reed Kate Lucas.Booking:…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07973 421176
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25
JUN
Northampton Sausage and Cider Festival
Northampton Old Scouts Rugby Football Club

2016 Northampton Sausage and Cider Festival WHEN Saturday June 25 ‐ Noon to 10pm Sunday June 26 ‐ Noon to 6pm WHAT Live music real cider and great sausages ‐ Northamptons annual sausage and festival is back in 2016. 30…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01327 830355
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30
JUN
Althorp Literary Festival
Althorp

Building on the success of Festivals past the 13th Althorp Literary Festival is the largest Althorp Literary Festival to date taking place on Thursday 30th June Friday 1st Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd July 2016. This years line‐up includes: actor Brian Blessed…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01604 770107
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03
JUL
Sarah Millican
Royal & Derngate

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
JUL
Jim Jefferies
De Montfort Hall

Jim Jefferies at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Tuesday 05 July 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Jim Jefferies live in the…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JUL
Kingsthorpe College Summer Fete
Kingsthorpe College

The annual Kingsthorpe College Summer Fete is taking place on Saturday 9th July 2016 12‐3pm. This has been highly successful in the past and always attracts lots of families and members of the community. This is a traditional summer fete…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 716106
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10
JUL
Corby Highland Gathering
Corby Highland Gathering

For the people of Corby and beyond to celebrate a tradition of the town and have a fun day out. With Highland Dancing Pipe Bands and much more We want to provide the local community and visitors with a traditional cultural experience…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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14
JUL
Wellbeing Yoga Music Vegetarian Vegan!
Stanford Hall

Yoga Connects Festival 14 ‐ 17 July 2016 at Stanford Hall EstateAn international yoga festival dedicated entirely to the joys of yoga will take place in the grounds of Stanford Hall Estate outside Rugby only 48 minutes north of London. Voted by…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07940493141,07866 385366
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16
JUL
Bikesafe2016 Rockingham
Rockingham Motor Speedway

We are delighted to announce we are bringing Bikesafe2016 to Northamptonshire. After successful years at Castle Combe we are excited to be bringing it to Northamptonshire and are expecting crowds from across the UK. http:www.bikesafe.co.uklocate‐a‐forcenational‐show‐track‐experienNational BikeSafe Show & Track Experience…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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17
JUL
Rotary Clubs of Northampton Dragon Boat Event
Billing Aquadrome

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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21
JUL
HMS Pinafore
Leicester Curve Theatre

The much‐loved highly‐acclaimed all‐male H.M.S. Pinafore is embarking on an extensive UK Tour to ensure no‐one misses the boat. Join the hilarity of Gilbert and Sullivan with the award‐winning company that brought you the all‐male productions of The Pirates of Penzance…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
JUL
Absolute Bowie
The Roadmender

. Celebrating the life and music of David Bowie.There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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23
JUL
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy - Leicester
Leicester Adult Education College

LEE NELSON ‐ WORK IN PROGRESS FOR 2017 TOUR.A unique opportunity to come and see me perform some brand new material in an intimate venue for not much money before its any good.Just the Tonic Leicesters regular comedy club has found a…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUL
Blaby Sausage and Cider Festival
Vipers Rugby Football Club

. WHEN Saturday July 30 ‐ Noon to 10pm Sunday July 31 ‐ Noon to 6pm WHAT Live music real cider and great sausages ‐ Blabys annual sausage and cider festival is back in 2016. 30 real ciders sourced from artisan producers…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07540 059985
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03
AUG
NATIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
De Montfort University

. CONFERENCE TRACKThe UK 2016 International Conference offer Seventeen Tracks with regards to the conference theme mentioned above:‐ Track One: Emerging Trends in Learning Education and Teaching ETLET‐ Track Two: Emerging Trends in Economics Business and Management ETEBM‐ Track Three: Emerging Trends…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07024 021886
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09
AUG
JULIAN MARLEY LIVE!
2FunkyMusic Cafe

The son of the legendary Bob Marley international Reggae musician with 187 000 twitter followersAs part of his uk tour and in conjunction with his new album this is a fantastic opportunity to catch Julian Marley live with his full band..…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07976 412759
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29
AUG
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Kirby Hall

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 203230
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04
SEP
Rotary Clubs of Nene Valley Dragon Boat Event
Wicksteed Park

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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08
SEP
The Enemy
O2 Academy Leicester

British indie rockers The Enemy have announced that their long awaited comeback tour will take place in the UK this May. The band who shot to prominence in 2007 with their critically acclaimed debut album…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
SEP
Joan Collins
Royal & Derngate

Joan Collins at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Friday 09 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Joan Collins tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
OCT
Romesh Ranganathan
De Montfort Hall

Romesh Ranganathan at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Saturday 01 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Romesh Ranganathan tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
OCT
UB40
De Montfort Hall

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
Jamie Lawson
De Montfort Hall

Jamie Lawson at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Monday 17 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jamie Lawson live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
Lovers Rock Monologues
2FunkyMusic Cafe

Celebrating Black History Month 2016 Punch Records present three living legends who transformed the sound of UK Reggae. The LOVERS ROCK MONOLOGUES brings the sound of timeless music from the 80s into the Rep theatre for one night only. Featuring icons of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Tourist Attractions


Rockingham Castle

Winners of the Leicester & Leicestershire Best Attraction Award 2003. For centuries Rockingham Castle has entertained royalty and private guests within its ancient walls. The history and tradition continue.The Castle stands on the edge of an escarpment giving dramatic views over the Welland Valley and five counties.…

Wistow Maze

WISTOW MAZEWINNER OF LEICESTERSHIRE'S 'BEST VISITOR ATTRACTION'Hours of fun for all the family. Follow the fun quiz trail and collect clues hidden in a giant maze whilst you wander through 8 acres of living maize crop. See if you can unravel the mystery within the 3…

Balloon Flights Co

Hot Air Balloons at Balloon Flights Co in Leicester, Leicestershire. Contact venue on 0116‐259 6990 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Broadway Nightclub Ltd

Broadway Nightclub Ltd Nightclub in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Contact venue on telephone number 01858 462643 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Chaos Splatt Centre

Chaos Splatt Centre ‐ Paintball in Lutterworth, Leicestershire. Contact the venue on telephone number 01858 880239 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at Chaos Splatt Centre.…

Corby Golf Range

Corby Golf Range ‐ golf course in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01536 403119 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Corby Golf Range golf courseclub.…

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