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.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Stamford

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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13
SEP
No.1 Elton & The Rocket Band
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Introducing the Number One Elton tribute on the circuit today. Some tribute artists look like their idol some sound like their idol but our Elton does both Close your eyes and you wont believe your ears open your eyes and you wont…

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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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26
SEP
Tape Face: UK Tour
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

After storming into America and being seen by 51 million people online TAPE FACE lands back on UK soil and hits the road.Grab a ticket and prepare for another storm Putting your shoes on will never be the same after seeing this…

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28
SEP
Steampunk Cabaret : Stamford Georgian Festival
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Doctor Gray and his Orchestra of One will be introducing Lux DeLioux Ichabod Steams Dark Side Gothic Adventure Feline and Strange from Berlin and The Captain of The Lost Waves.Music spectacle thrills laughs glamour ‐ this show will delight anyone from 12…

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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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04
OCT
Blakk Sabbath
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Blakk Sabbath are without doubt the number one tribute in the UK to the music of Black Sabbath and with great ease can take you on a musical journey Into the void of feeling like youre right on the edge of being…

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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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09
OCT
Iolanthe: Stamford G&S Society
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Beloved and beautiful the immortal Iolanthe has broken a fairy law by marrying a human. She is banished from fairyland by her Queen on the condition that she never sees her husband again.Twenty five years later these two worlds collide as her…

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18
OCT
The Chocolate Men
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Chocolate Men shows bring the sexiest male strippers the hottest butlers laughter thrills & excitement. Birthdays Hens Divorce Celebrations good old fashioned girls night out ‐ come along and experience a night you wont ever want to forget. The best fun…

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19
OCT
Thunder: Unplugged & Unscripted
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

British rock band Thunder will celebrate their 30th anniversary with a series of up‐close‐and‐personal shows for fans. Founding members singer Danny Bowes and guitarist Luke Morley will talking through the highs and lows of life in Britains most popular rock band.…

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20
OCT
Ralph McTell
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

With a style that invites you into a unique world he weaves a narrative that is both significant and poignant. Ralph made his debut in 1968 with the album Eight Frames a Second and in 1974 the release of Streets of London…

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20
OCT
James Campbell: Comedy4Kids
Corn Exchange Theatre

Hold onto your socks take the banana out of your ears and enjoy the best comedy for kids from the man who invented it. James show will find The Funny Things about everything including pets couscous spaniels making your own yoghurt bees…

Category: Family Events

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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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28
OCT
David Gower
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

David Gower the legendary former England cricket Captain is extending his Spring tour through to Autumn due to popular demand. Often described as one of the most stylish left‐handed batsmen of all time the blond‐haired 80s bombshell promises to share his thoughts…

Category: Sports

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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…

Category: Family Events

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01
NOV
Harry & Chris : This Ones For The Aliens
Corn Exchange Theatre

Harry and Chris Guardian Pick of the Fringe 2018 are at the top of their field having invented the field of comedy‐rap‐jazz. Theyve sold out three Edinburgh shows appeared on the Russell Howard Hour and were called fabulously entertaining by Jonathan Ross…

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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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10
NOV
Back To The Blitz!
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Celebrate Remembrance Sunday with us with songs from yesteryear and a rousing patriotic finale. Cassandra Patterson heads this new group as Musical Director. Cassie has been a professional musician for over 15 years and is also deeply involved with local amateur dramatic…

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11
NOV
Scarecrows Wedding
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Betty OBarley and Harry OHay are excellent scarecrows. Their wedding plans are all coming together until Harry leaves Bettys side and the devilishly smooth Reginald Rake tries to take Harrys place. Will Harry make it back in time to save their special…

Category: Family Events

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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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29
NOV
Andy Parsons: Healing The Nation
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Cracking adlibbing.a joke‐rich rallying call for a better Britain THE GUARDIANPotent live performer..can nail a nonsense with beautiful economy of words THE TIMESA consistently strong exposer of bullshit and a plain‐speaking truth‐teller through his entire career THE GUARDIANCoruscating live performer specialising…

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30
NOV
Desperado: The UK's Premiere Eagles Tribute
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The show which is two hours plus includes all the Eagles classics and features unsurpassable sweet vocal harmony layered over note perfect guitar breaks. Licks slides and solos. Furthermore the boys will dip into the solo careers of Henley and Walsh adding…

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05
DEC
Johnny Cash Revisited
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Man in Black Johnny Cash just loved the Festival Season and his Christmas TV Specials are Legendary. There is no better way to begin celebrating Christmas than with this Christmas Special that will feature all of Johnny Cashs greatest hits Folsom…

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06
DEC
ABBA Xmas Party
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The music of Abba has continued to be the most enjoyed and sought after entertainment since their explosive appearance at the Eurovision song contest in 1974 through to the phenomenal success of the Mamma Mia movie. Bootleg Abba formed in 1998…

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07
DEC
The 80's Xmas Rock Show
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

THAT 80s CHRISTMAS ROCK SHOW are back to pay homage to the era taste forgot but with a festive sprinkling of glitter and a selection box of cheesy Christmas songs to sing along too Do you love Bon Jovi Queen Bonnie Tyler…

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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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