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

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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02
JUL
Soul Essential
2FunkyMusic Cafe

A night of 80s SoulFunk90s RnbModern Soul & Classic Grooves with music by Dj Bigger Black Vinyl Magic Dj Barney BSOULSeSEKURE Dj Big G Live PA Rose Vincent. Bigger has picked up such awards as Best Soul and Best R&B DJ…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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16
JUL
Radio2funky Presents S.A.S.A.S.A.S
2Funky Music Cafe ,

Radio2funky Presents S.A.S.A.S.A.S SKIBADEE ‐ SHABBA D ‐ HARRY SHOTTA ‐ STORMIN PHANTASY ‐ MACKY GEE This is the first in a series of radio2funky events; watch out for some more amazing artists brought to you by radio2funky across various…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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16
JUL
Star Shaped Club - Leicester Launch Party
O2 Academy Leicester

STAR SHAPED CLUB is Britains Biggest & Best Britpop Night and were coming to Leicester and were bringing SHED SEVENs RICK WITTER with usSat July 16th at The O2 Academy LeicesterStar Shaped is the biggest and best Britpop night in the country…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07480 856751
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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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22
JUL
Ghostbusters are visiting Merida Leisure Park!
Meridian Leisure Park

As seen in the original 1984 film the white and red Ghostbusters car was driven through the streets of New York catching ghosts. Have cameras at the ready to grab a photo with the iconic car between 4 9pm the perfect…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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22
JUL
It's a 90's ting
2Funky Music Cafe ,

100 FREE EVENT Hi all .... this is part 4 of its a 90s ting and what a special reason for this one ... not only is it back at its home the music cafe but this is our 2nd birthday of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07976 412759
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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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23
JUL
Plant Culture
Attenborough Arts Centre

Bringing together different artistic representations ofplant life in modern and contemporary art Plant Culture will investigate the relationship between humans and plants.The exhibition includes work by some of the United Kingdoms most recognisable artists and includes over 20 artworks drawn from the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01162 522455
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23
JUL
Roots Conference
2Funky Music Cafe ,

Roots Conference Holding regular events in the UK Europe Worldwide.Bringing you the very best in Roots & Culture sound systems from the UK and Abroad..Presents :Yearly Kings Earthstrong Gathering 3 Sounds will be ilebrating his imperial majesty…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
JUL
Take To The Stage
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips Picture your name up in lights at a famous film premier Then from 25‐29 July be sure to get involved in this action‐packed week of theatre‐themed fun Try your hand at…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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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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01
AUG
Olympic Mania
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips The Olympics 2016 are in full swing and so is Camp KP from 1‐5 August with a medal‐winning variety of activities to bring out the true team player in you Take…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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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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08
AUG
Roald Dahl Centenary
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips From 8‐12 August join Camp KP on an adventure into the mind of this much‐loved British author with Wonka sweet making re‐creating James Giant Peach and even a giant Matilda chocolate…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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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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15
AUG
Wet 'N' Wild
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips The sun has got his hat on so lets go out and play Camp KP have got endless Sizzling Summer fun planned from 15‐19 August; making shell mobiles riding the Zoom…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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17
AUG
Leicester Oktoberfest 2016
Abbey Park

. Welcome to the Leicester Oktoberfest 17.08.16‐21.08.16 Welcome to the Leicester Oktoberfest which will be in Abbey Parkuse entrance St. Margarets way. During five wonderful days 17.08‐21.08 we celebrate in a tent with space for 1500 people. Entrance is free Wednesday Thursday…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02032 391408
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22
AUG
Jungle Jamboree
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips Im a Camp KP adventurerget me out of here Have you got what it takes to rumble in the jungle From 22‐26 August come and take our Bushtucker trial build a…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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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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30
AUG
Rockin' Reptiles
Camp KP Kettering

Every week theres an exciting new theme which includes day trips Explore the magnificent world of scaly slithery snappy reptiles like never before and have fun while you do with Camp KP from 30 August ‐ 2 September Enjoy making paper snakes…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 484838
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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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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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Market Harborough? See our list of attractions in Market Harborough, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.