What's on inCogenhoe

Welcome to Cogenhoe

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

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Forthcoming events in Cogenhoe

30
APR
A Magical Spring Concert
Christchurch - Northampton

Northampton Concert Band conducted by Graham Tear with the NMPAT Community Choir present an evening of music and song with a dusting of magic. Following their sell out Christmas concert Northampton Concert Band and the NMPAT Community Choir join forces again to…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07561 390099
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30
APR
Dawn Chorus Walk with Breakfast
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

4.30 7.30am. Our yearly walk at the break of dawn to catch some of the most beautiful wildlife before anyone else is out and about in the Park. £10.50 per person includes breakfast please let us know if you are a…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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30
APR
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderworld Xscape

Suzy Bennett:A naturally funny person ‐ very funny indeed Jimmy Carr.A former winner of the prestigious Funny Women Award Suzy is a dynamo of a comic with a uniquely warm and chatty stage presence which means she is a brilliant MC as…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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01
MAY
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Milton Keynes Theatre

A Shy young Ronnie Wycherley from the Dingle district of Liverpool is re‐christened Billy Fury .. & becomes one of the 60s biggest stars. Named by Fury himself his longest ever serving band ‐ the all original Furys Tornados re‐play live his…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717652
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01
MAY
Sunday Stroll
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

£1 payable on the day. 10.30am 12.30pm approx. Join us in the Millennium Country Park for a gentle guided walk. Well mainly be sticking to level surfaced tracks but some small sections have a slight gradient up to 1.9. Dress for…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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07
MAY
Dawn Chorus Walk for Late Risers
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

For those less inclined to get up before dawn our Late Risers walk still catches some of the most beautiful sights of the Park does not include breakfast whilst starting at a slightly more forgiving hour £4 per person pay the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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13
MAY
An Evening Talk on the Brickworks
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

David Syzmanski returns after his highly successful Learning Lunchtime last year. We are looking for anyone with relevant artifacts photos of memorabilia from the Brickworks to bring it along on the evening ‐ if you have anything you think would be suitable…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01234 767037
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15
MAY
Farmers' Market
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

10.30am 3pm. Third Sunday of the month local hand made fresh produce and tasty treats. For more information visit our website call 01234 767037 or email infomarstonvale.org.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 767037
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16
MAY
Avenue Q
Milton Keynes Theatre

Avenue Q tells the funny story of Princeton a US college graduate who has moved to the New York neighbourhood of Avenue Q in order to discover his purpose in life. Full of hilarious…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
MAY
Motown Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

The time the 1960s and 70s the place Detroit Michigan......motor city....motor town.With a tribute to the era of Tamala and Motown Records....and the motown sound featuring songs from James Brown Diana Ross and the Supremes Smokey Robinson and the Miracles The Four…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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21
MAY
Race, Rock 'n' Ride
Santa Pod Raceway

. A weekend motorcycle event filled to the brim with anything and everything from the world of motorcycles at Santa Pod Raceway. Featuring drag racing Show and Shine Live Music Traders and more Whether you ride a Harley Cafe Racer Sports Bike…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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21
MAY
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Royal & Derngate

Catfish and the Bottlemen at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Saturday 21 May 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
MAY
Mobility Roadshow 2016
Silverstone Circuit

The Mobility Roadshow incorporating Get Going Live is delighted to announce that its 2016 event will be held from 26‐28th May at the Silverstone Circuit Northamptonshire.Organised by charity Mobility Choice the free‐to‐attend Mobility Roadshow is Europes leading consumer‐focussed event for people of…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1332 810007
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27
MAY
FIA Main Event
Santa Pod Raceway

Celebrating 50 years the home of European drag racing gears up for one of Europes most prominent Drag Racing meetings The Main Event. Taking place over Whitsun Bank Holiday weekend this hugely popular televised event is the first round of the…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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27
MAY
Ladies Night Out
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Join us on our ladies night this May with drinks on arrival three‐course dinner and a full evening of entertainment. Plus why not make more of your night and enjoy an overnight stay with full English breakfast.Youll be greeted by pre dinner…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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02
JUN
Marston Mud - Kids' Outdoor Activity
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

This popular event is back again. Time to get messy with mud A walk to the willow huts to ake mud creatures in the trees. Marston Clay is perfect for creating mud faces monsters animaswell anything you like. Come and enjoy a…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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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: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
Towcester Food Festival
Towcester Racecourse

. A fab day out for foodies and families alike. 100 artisan food and drink stalls street food market free chef demos live music lawns free wine and gin tasting sessions pony rides by the racecourse and kids cookery classes. Free family…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07540 059985
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17
JUN
Gary Barlow Tribute
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

Dan Hadfield returns as the worlds best Gary Barlow tribute and lookalike artiste. Performing all of the classic Gary and Take That hits. Tickets £15 booking essential. Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm 10pm approx. Licensed bar and free parking. To book…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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17
JUN
Great Gatsby 1920's Show
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

If you think the Great Gatsby knew how to throw a fabulous party wait until youve experienced ours The team at Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa will sweep you back to the Roaring Twenties for a fun and enjoyable night out.Our themed…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 515731
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18
JUN
Stoke Bruerne Family Festival
The Canal Museum

A fun packed programme of boats water pageant canal crafts food drink live music theatre and childrens activities are expected to keep the whole family entertained at Stoke Bruernes Annual Festival. Centred on the Canal Museum and organised by the Friends…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 862229
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19
JUN
BMW Show
Santa Pod Raceway

The BMW Show at Santa Pod Raceway is back for its 11th year and all BMWs are welcome‐ race cars show cars modern retros classics new minis and BMW bikes.BMWs have all the right elements to make great drag cars. Powerful engines…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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19
JUN
Midsummer Fair
The Forest Centre And Millennium Country Park

10.30am 3pm. A special Farmers Market to mark the summer solstice with more stalls selling local hand made fresh produce and tasty treats as well as crafts and more For more information visit our website call 01234 767037 or email infomarstonvale.org.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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19
JUN
Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival
Willen Lake

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 16 people paddle each 40 boat with a drummer at the front beating time and a…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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22
JUN
MKEX Technology Exhibition
StadiumMK

The event has a great range of technology on show as well as workshops presentations and speakers.What you can expect from MKEX1000 Technology Buyers & Consumers90 Technology Exhibitors & Service ProvidersKey Speakers & WorkshopsNew Technology DemosAccess to Finance & GrantsIP & Business…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01908 900908
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24
JUN
70's Party Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Lets Get GroovyFlares at the ready... a dash of bling... its disco timeEnjoy the night of your life at this groovy party night out as you step back in time to the funky sounds of the 70s and show off your disco…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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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: 2.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01327 830355
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03
JUL
Retro Show
Santa Pod Raceway

Retro Show is the annual family event for all those supporters of the pre 1980 vehicles that like a bit of fun in their lives. All makes and models of bikes and cars are welcome to this celebration of a time when…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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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: 4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Althorp House

Althorp has been home to the Spencer family for nearly 500 years. It became the focus of world attention following the tragic death of Diana, Princess of Wales in September 1997. Like many great country houses, it has benefited from the discriminating and varied collecting of generations…

Northampton And Lamport Railway

The Northampton & Lamport Railway is a steam and heritage diesel operated tourist railway located in the Northamptonshire countryside just 5 miles from Northampton, within easy reach of the motorway network.A number of special events take place throughout the year, including three visits from Thomas the Tank Engine,…

Abington Park

Abington Park bandstand us the venue for performance by brass and wind bands from across the region. Make the most of your Sunday, bring a picnic, enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Abington Park and listen to great music.Open: 30 May ‐ 15 August.…

Abington Park Museum

An exhibition of work by local children is displayed in the Park's Museum.Open: 17 July ‐ 22 AugustTuesday ‐ Sunday, 1pm ‐ 5pm.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on 01933 441020 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Barry Road School Baths

Swimming pool at Barry Road School Baths in Northampton, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on 01604 633148 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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