What's on inStamford


Welcome to Stamford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Stamford - 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 Stamford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Stamford

18
APR
Blake: Movies & Musicals
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

With their latest and seventh album going straight into the charts at number one BLAKE really stand out as Britains number one harmony group.For over 10 years BLAKE have performed Classical Opera and Crossover and given them a beautiful unique sound.2019s exclusive…

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25
APR
Cheshire Cats
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Grown women aching feet and heaving bosoms Follow the Cheshire Cats team as they speed‐walk their way to fundraising success in the London Moonwalk. Hilary Siobhan Yvonne Vicky and Maggie are attempting to walk 13 miles across the capital in record time…

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27
APR
The ELO Experience
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet 10538…

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02
MAY
Jason Donovan & His Amazing Mid-Life Crisis
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

After performing over 100 shows around the UK Jason is delighted to announce he is adding a fourth and VERY FINAL leg of his Amazing Midlife Crisis tour.This is a tour with a twist These intimate evenings will be a unique opportunity…

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05
MAY
Truckfest Peterborough
East of England Showground

Truckfest the thrilling family show returns to the East of England Showground on Sunday 5th and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May. In addition to the thousands of impressive haulage vehicles on show there will be a host of other four and two‐wheeled…

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07
MAY
John Cooper Clarke: The Luckiest Guy Alive Tour
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original peoples poet.Since then his career has spanned cultures audiences art forms and continents.Today JCC is as relevant and vibrant as ever and his influence just as visible on todays pop…

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09
MAY
Alan Johnson
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Alan Johnson is one of the most popular politicians of recent times and now a best‐selling author his memoirs selling half a million copies to date. Inspired by his latest book In My Life in this highly entertaining show Alan tells his…

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11
MAY
The Elvis Years
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Join Mario Kombou Jailhouse Rock West End our all‐star band and our award‐winning singers for an unforgettable journey through over 50 golden greats that span over three decades from the early Sun Records hits to the majestic Las Vegas performances via…

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18
MAY
Tina Turner Experience
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Full of hits like Private Dancer Nutbush City Limits Proud Mary River Deep Mountain High and Lets Stay Together to name but a few this show is the ultimate night out.The concert style show features a 10‐piece band making this the…

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21
MAY
Josh Widdicombe
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Josh has had an incredible 18 months and is now one of the most in demand and highly regarded comedians in the UK for both his live stand‐up and TV work. Highlights include; two sell‐out…

23
MAY
Buble Meets Sinatra
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The concert of the century that never was sees Michael Buble welcome into his world his idol Frank Sinatra ‐ whos time‐travelled from his trilby‐wearing mid‐1950s prime to meet the sensational Canadian modern‐day contender for his crown. So who will be…

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28
MAY
Alice in Wonderland
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Come and join the tea party and meet the Mad Hatter The White Rabbit Cheshire Cat and the Queen of Hearts plus many more exciting colourful charactersThis exciting and playful take on the tale features a professional cast of energetic performers catchy…

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08
JUN
Billy Ocean + Heather Small at Burghley House
Burghley House

Billy Ocean is the biggest black recording star Britain has ever produced one who has sold over 30 million records in his lifetime to date. He has collected a pile of Gold and Platinum records across the world and hit the number…

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14
JUN
The Chocolate Men
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Night out The Chocolate Men are exactly that. Sexy sassy and captivating surrounded by like minded party goers in the classiest of surroundings. Join in the fun at the most talked about ladies night out in the UK.The Chocolate Men shows bring…

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22
JUN
Beached Boys
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The idea to form a new band originated from a request from a television company for them to appear in a programme hosted by Ann Robinson based on American themes. The success of this appearance led them to rehearse a set of…

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29
JUN
Truckfest West Midlands & Wales
Three Counties Showground

Truckfest is the thrilling family show In addition to the hundreds of impressive haulage vehicles on show there will be a host of other four and two‐wheeled attractions including giant car‐crushing American monster trucks and high‐flying motorcycle stunts in the main arena…

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29
JUN
Roman Romp: Market Theatre Company
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

At the Temple of Vesta celibacy is a way of life. However for reluctant virgin Frigella the Fulfiller this means her only chance at Shagamus is to escape to the Temple of Venus next door. A fool‐proof plan is needed and this…

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27
JUL
Kelmarsh Land Rover Show
Kelmarsh Hall

Save the date for The Original Land Rover Show at Kelmarsh HallKelmarsh Hall will once again host the largest Land Rover festival on July 27 & 28th 2019 ‐ save the date …

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07
SEP
Lipstick On Your Collar: Direct from the West-End
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

From the birth of Rock n Roll through to the Beat Group sounds of the British Invasion and beyond the show is packed with over forty hits from the likes of Connie Francis Brenda Lee Buddy Holly Chuck Berry The Beatles The…

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14
SEP
Only Fools & Boycie
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Only Fools And Boycie An intimate evening with Only Fools And Horses actor John Challis. Enjoy an intimate evening with John Challis one of the nations greatest comedy actors best known as Boycie in BBC1s Only Fools and Horses. In this…

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14
SEP
Land Rover Owner International Show
East of England Showground

Fancy a weekend surrounded by 100s of drool‐worthy Land Rovers 1000s of Land Rover parts to buy and the best Land Rover entertainment on the planet The LRO Peterborough Show is the biggest Land Rover celebration of the year so put 14‐15…

Category: Exhibitions

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21
SEP
Soul Kinda Wonderful
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Celebrating the music and songs of a splendid era Songs of Ben E King The Temptations The Drifters The Four Tops and many more. In fact the group takes their name from the Classic hit Soul Kinda Wonderful. This fabulous group formed…

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03
OCT
Paul Zerdin's Puppet Party
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

As well as starring everyones favourites Sam Albert and Baby therell be his new bodyguard an urban fox some hilarious audience participation ‐ and a talking ice cream ‐ all using a mixture of master puppeteering state of the art animatronic…

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05
OCT
T - Rextasy : 2019 Tour
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Marc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout the 1970s including Love…

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23
OCT
English Youth Ballet
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

EYB celebrates its twentieth anniversary year English Youth Ballet has gained in popularity and has an established formidable reputation for classic and dramatic productions of the famous classical ballets.With professional dancers dancing the leading roles the company gives young dancers throughout…

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26
OCT
60s Spectacular : Dave Berry and The Cruisers
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

When you think of the 1960s you think of the golden era of music with so many hits.For those fortunate to be there the Swinging Sixties was a magical time for popular music a truly golden age which spun hit after hit.Dont…

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29
OCT
Murder By Gaslight
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Murder by Gaslight is a ghoulish audience with two of most infamous poisoners in British history ‐ William Palmer and Harvey Crippen. We invite you to encounter these murderous men of medicine as the diabolical doctors regale you with their case histories…

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31
OCT
Monstersaurus
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

This brand new show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants is monster‐ously good Follow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters but he has a problem ‐ now he has made them…

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08
NOV
Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

With a dynamic stage show that fully emulates the true charismatic appeal of rocks mostflamboyant front man backed up by superbly crafted harmonies and intricateguitar work this is a night not to be missed. Freddie was an original. He…

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19
NOV
The Whirlwind: Jimmy White
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

You will hear about it all ‐ from the early days of century breaks through the ecstasy of the major wins and 147s to the agony of missing out on the holy grail of snooker ‐ the world championship. Footage on…

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Tourist Attractions


Burghley House

Burghley is one of the largest and grandest houses of the first Elizabethan Age. Built and mostly designed by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I, between 1555 and 1587, the main part of the House has 35 major rooms on the ground and first…

Nene Valley Railway

Wansford station is the headquarters of the Nene Valley Railway. Situated next to the A1 road at Stibbington the station brings together three forms of transport in one location, with the River Nene being separated from the railway by the Old Great North Road. The Nene Valley…

Central

Central Nightclub in Stamford, Lincolnshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01780 482662 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Charlies

Charlies Nightclub in Stamford, Lincolnshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01780 482285 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Planet Ice

Ice Skating Rink at Planet Ice in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Contact venue on 01733 260222 for Ice Skating Rink opening times, entrance costs and skate hire.…

Oakham Castle

The splendid Great Hall of Oakham Castle is one of the finest examples of late 12th century domestic architecture in England. It was built by Walkelin de Ferrers, a Norman baron, in about 1180‐90.The castle was the residence of the lord of the manor of Oakham. Sometimes the…

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