What's on inNorthampton

Welcome to Northampton

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

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Forthcoming events in Northampton

18
APR
The Restarts, B-Movie Britz and The Obnoxious UK
Horseshoe Inn

No Rest Promotions present us with another great Punk Night to look forward to with 3 Bands playingThe RestartsThe Restarts line up is Kieran Robin and Bram. Originally The Restarts were spawned out of the misanthropic haze looming around London in the…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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18
APR
Bon Jovi Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Let your hair down with one of the world best Bon Jovi look‐alike and sound alike tributes to the New Jersey rockers. This five piece UK tribute act cover every aspect of Bon Jovis extensive career and perform all the greatest hits…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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20
APR
Jazz Easter Sunday Lunch
Whittlebury Hall

Unwind with a leisurely Sunday lunch with family and friends this Easter SundayEnjoy our three‐course carvery‐style buffet whilst listening to live entertainment with our jazz band.Take in the perfectly relaxed setting and enjoy good food amongst great company£19.95 per adult £9.95 for…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001406
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20
APR
Stars in your eyes Bank Holiday Sunday Karaoke
Horseshoe Inn

Stars in your eyes Bank Holiday Sunday KaraokeKaraoke with a twist dress and perform as your favourite singerSingersBest Karaoke in townHosted by the awesome Karaoke Kev get down here and blast some tunes always great fun in a lively atmosphere come and…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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26
APR
Retro Beat presents Dem Urban Foxes
Horseshoe Inn

Dem Urban Foxes supported by Snakeman 3RETRO‐BEAT is an Indie Alternative live music club night which takes place at here THE HORSESHOE INN SHEEP ST WELLINGBOROUGH featuring DJs and bands.Retro‐Beat is run by James Taylor who is joined by DJs Pete Mayes…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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01
MAY
Brian Conley
Royal and Derngate

Brian Conley is one of our best loved TV personalities. His talents include comedy singing acting and presenting and he has enjoyed a successful career on the stage recently also performing in live shows like…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
MAY
2 Tones
Horseshoe Inn

The 2Tones are based in Northants. They are an 8 piece ska band covering favourites by The Specials Madness The Beat Toots & The Maytals Bad Manners Desmond Dekker Laurel Aitken and many others.Their styles include UK and Jamaican Ska 2Tone Reggae…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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13
MAY
Frank Skinner Man In A Suit
Royal and Derngate

Frank Skinner Man In A Suit at Royal and Derngate live Comedy on Tuesday 13 May 2014 in Northampton Northamptonshire.To compare ticket prices for the Frank Skinner Man In A Suit event at Royal and Derngate see the list of…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
MAY
Frank Skinner
Royal and Derngate

Run extended for 5 weeks only following a sold out run at Soho Theatre.Don't miss your chance to see the brand new live show from comedy legend Frank Skinner. You could put Skinner…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
MAY
Sarah Millican
Royal and 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: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
MAY
Sarah Millican Home Bird
Royal and Derngate

Sarah Millican Home Bird at Royal and Derngate live Comedy on Thursday 15 May 2014 in Northampton Northamptonshire.To compare ticket prices for the Sarah Millican Home Bird event at Royal and Derngate see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
MAY
Jon Richardson
Royal and Derngate

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK.With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
MAY
Take That Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Enjoy a tribute night with a difference and join Gary Mark Howard Jason and Robbie as you dance the night away to your favourite hits from the boys.From Pray Back For Good to Patience Relight My Fire The Flood and many more…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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24
MAY
Crabstock Shellfish Festival
The Obelisk Centre

Unique inland seafood festival the only inland seafood festival in the UK Supporting the UK Fishermen and the Fishing Industry. by showcasing the best UK caught Shellfish and wet fish. FUN FUN for all the family with a full seaside including Northamptons…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

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24
MAY
Festival of Transport
Whites Nurseries

It is a show where you can see various forms of transport right from stream engines up to modern day. The show has all forms of transport including stream engines model stream cars commercial vehicle military vehicles tractors buses motorbikes and transport…

Location: 6.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 811633
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06
JUN
Boyband Legends Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

If you love your boy bands this is a celebration of the very best. From New Kids to Backstreet Boys from 5ive to Take That all the classic boyband hits are here back to back with this exciting show.This fantastic 90 minute…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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21
JUN
Family Film Favourites 2 - The Sequel
Spratton Hall School

Autism Concern presents Northampton Concert Band inFamily Film Favourites 2 ‐ The SequelBack following the success of last years concert comes another fabulous evening of all your favourite film music featuring:Titanic The God Father Star Trek The Dam Busters Battle of Britain…

Location: 6.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07561 390099
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22
AUG
Ladies Night Out
Whittlebury Hall

Join us on our ladies night this August 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: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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24
AUG
ABBA Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Let your hair down come and dance the evening away at our ABBA fun‐filled themed night Youll find your feet tapping along to familiar hits such as Dancing Queen MAMMA MIA Knowing Me Knowing You Take a Chance The Name of the…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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09
SEP
Lisa Stansfield
Royal and Derngate

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers.A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

09
SEP
Lisa Stansfield VIP
Royal and Derngate

Lisa Stansfield VIP appears live in Northampton Northamptonshire at Royal and Derngate on Tuesday 09 September 2014.For ticket prices to watch Lisa Stansfield VIP at Royal and Derngate see the list of tickets available for Lisa Stansfield VIP.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
SEP
THE FOOTMAN JAMES SYWELL CLASSIC - PISTONS AND PRO
SYWELL AERODROME

Join us for a nostalgic celebration of classics both on the ground and in the air.Take a step back in time and re‐live the sights and sounds of the 40s 50s & 60s as this two‐day event combines classic cars…

Location: 6.2 milesaway
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01775 768661
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05
OCT
Michael Palin Travelling To Work
Royal and Derngate

Tickets for Michael Palin Travelling To Work at Royal and Derngate on the Sunday 05 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Michael Palin Travelling To Work live at Royal and Derngate see our list of ticket comparison…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Seth Lakeman
Royal and Derngate

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

12
OCT
Crazy for Gershwin
Royal and Derngate

Tickets for Crazy for Gershwin at Royal and Derngate on the Sunday 12 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Crazy for Gershwin live at Royal and Derngate see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
NOV
Chris Difford
Royal and Derngate

Chris Difford at Royal and Derngate live on Monday 03 November 2014 in Northampton Northamptonshire.For tickets to see Chris Difford at Royal and Derngate see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

03
NOV
Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook
Royal & Derngate

Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook at Royal & Derngate live on Monday 03 November 2014 in Northampton Northamptonshire.A popular live music event taking place on the Monday 03 November 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly.Buy tickets for…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
Jools Holland
Royal and Derngate

Julian Miles Holland OBE DL was founder member of the band Squeeze but began his solo career as a pianist singer composer and band leader in the late 70s. In 1978 he co‐hosted The Tube…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

18
NOV
Lee Mack
Royal and Derngate

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
NOV
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Royal and Derngate

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Updated: 18/04/2014 19:05:18