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

19
FEB
Strictly Ann Widdicombe
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Entertaining enlightening and as controversial as you would expect Margaret Thatcher and Craig Revel Horwood collide as Ann lifts the lid on life in Westminster and shares behind‐the‐scenes gossip from some of the nations best‐loved programmes including Strictly Come Dancing Have I…

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22
FEB
Sound of the 70's
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Sounds Of The 70s have wowed audiences of stage and screen in more than 30 countries and now you can experience their smash 70s show in all its poptastic gloryThis amazing 70s tribute show has it all Join The Sounds…

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22
FEB
Sounds of the 70s show by The Zoots at Stamford Co
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

This amazing 70s tribute show has it all Join The Sounds of the 70s for their unforgettable live show as they explore the monster sounds of T.Rex Queen Bowie Abba Mud The Sweet The Rolling Stones Bob Marley Led Zeppelin Chic and…

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23
FEB
Mark 'Billy' Billingham: An Audience with
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Join Mark Billy Billingham as seen on Channel 4s SAS Who Dares Wins for an exciting evening of inspirational motivational speaking & stories. Billy is a former SAS Sergeant Major Class 1 and Bodyguard to the Stars including Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie…

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25
FEB
AniMalcolm
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Malcolm doesnt like animals which is a problem because his family love them in fact theyre wild about them. Their house is full of pets of all shapes and sizes but what its NOT full of is stuff Malcolm likes. Such as…

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01
MAR
Jack the Ripper : The Real Truth
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Trevor Marriott is a retired British Police murder squad detective and leading Ripper expert who since 2002 has been conducting a cold case investigation into The Whitechapel Murders of 1888 which were attributed to a fearsome unknown killer who came to be…

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03
MAR
Once Upon A Princess
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

This smash‐hit glittering production features all your favourite fairytale princesses plus a soundtrack of top pop hits and musical classics that will have the whole audience singing and dancing.Once Upon A Princess now in its third sparkling year continues to entertain inspire…

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07
MAR
The RAF Band with Stamford Endowed Schools
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Band of the Royal Air Force will delight the audience with a rousing fundraising concert joined by the Stamford Endowed Schools musical students.All donations gratefully received. Recommended minimum donation £5.00 per ticket.Please note a £1.00 booking fee applies to the printing…

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09
MAR
Beyond the Barricade
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Recreating original West EndBroadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity Beyond the Barricade features a cast of past principal performers from the West End production of Les Miserables and the recent 25th Anniversary Concert at…

13
MAR
Mary Coughlan
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Mary Coughlan is one of Irelands greatest female jazz and blues singers a true artist who has carved out a highly regarded career and a legion of devoted fans worldwide.Described as Irelands Billie Holiday Mary has overcome childhood trauma alcoholism & drug…

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15
MAR
MARVELus
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Nominee Best Comedy Show Fringe World 2018The worlds premier nerd‐culture comedy double‐act The Just Us League present their smash hit show MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies Kind Of.Direct from two standing room only seasons at Edinburgh Fringe and a critically acclaimed award‐nominated…

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23
MAR
Seann Walsh 'After this one I'm Going Home'
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Returning from his run in America where he made his USA television debut appearance on Conan Seann Walsh is back on tour in the UK.This disheveled fiery animated fiercely idle millennial man child is one of best livecomedians to have come out…

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11
APR
Big Phil Campion: An Evening With
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Big Phil has been all over the world in the British Military and as a Private Security Consultant Syria Gaza Sierra Leon Iraq Afghanistan Africa and many more.Hosted and produced by HeadShot XXL. The evening will include a Questions and Answer session…

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12
APR
The Amazing Bubbleman
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art magic science and fun of bubbles. An Edinburgh Fringe favorite he has sold out there for the last twelve years. Louis explores the breathtaking dynamics of bubbles combining…

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17
APR
The Little Mermaid: Talegate Theatre Productions
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Follow Lenor our mermaid princess as she finds her sea legs in search of her happily ever after. A fast paced highly entertaining Easter Pantomime featuring pop songs magic and puppets‐ Guaranteed to make a splash…

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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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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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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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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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