What's on inRoade

Welcome to Roade

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

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Forthcoming events in Roade

23
DEC
Disco Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall
Whittlebury Hall

Disco Party Nights at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & SpaMonday 22nd £ 60's & 70's DiscoTuesday 23rd 80's & 90's Disco£45 per person£79 per person including three‐course dinner entertainment bed and full English breakfast and full use of The Leisure ClubFancy Dress…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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25
DEC
Christmas Day Lunch
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Enjoy a traditional Christmas Day Lunch served in Astons Restaurant from 1pm with live entertainment playing during lunch.Santa although always busy on Christmas Day has promised to visit us this year with presents for our youngest guests before he heads back to…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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26
DEC
Boxing Day Gala Dinner
Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa

Pre‐dinner drinks at 7pm in The Lounge will kick‐start your gala evening.The Executive Head Chef and his team will create a four‐course feast which will be served in the Brooklands Suite where you can enjoy good food and good wines with dancing…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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26
DEC
Boxing Day Lunch
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Join us for Boxing Day lunch in Astons Restaurant at 1pm.Lunch must be booked separately and is not included in the Residential package.£45 per personTo book call our Christmas co‐ordinator on 0845 400 1401.…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 001401
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26
DEC
Westwood Boxing Day Ballers Party
Wonderworld Xscape

Kerry D presents ‐Westwood Boxing Day Ballers PartyFriday 26th DecemberLADIES FREE ALL NIGHTWestwood ripping a 6 hour set playing the biggest hip hop bashment afro beats R&B house socaWonderworld Xscape 602 Marlborough GateMilton Keynes MK9 3XSCall…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07583 816766
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve Gala Ball
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

If you're looking to see in the New Year with a great party then join us at Whittlebury Hall and revel in the New Year's Eve CelebrationsBedrooms will be available from 3pm so you can arrive in time to relax in The…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000001
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31
DEC
The New Year's Eve Ball
MK Social

Join us for a night of glitz and glamour this New Years EveIndulge in a free glass on Prosecco for early arrivals and dance the night away with DJs Andy Smith and Alex Grover from Mkfm.Book your table or exclusive Nye group…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 03333 111300
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Northampton (South) Roc
Sunley Conference Centre - University of Northampton

The Northampton Rock Choir is led by choir leader Jessica Hunting. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Northampton and wider Northamptonshire area. We are…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Northampton Rock Choir
The Hunsbury Hill Centre

Your friendly local Northampton choir is run by singing teacher Jessica Hunting. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Towcester Rock Choir
The Chantry House

Your friendly local Towcester choir is run by singerpianist Jessica Hunting. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Milton Keynes Rock Choi
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Your friendly local Milton Keynes choir is run by singerpianist Hazel Neighbour. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
JAN
Hayseed Dixie
Roadmender

Hayseed Dixie at Roadmender in Northampton on Friday 16 January 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hayseed Dixie live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
Anton and Erin
Royal & Derngate

Anton and Erin at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Thursday 22 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Anton and Erin live…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JAN
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Milton Keynes Theatre

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Thursday 29 January 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
FEB
Jersey Boys
Milton Keynes Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
FEB
Johann Strauss Gala
Royal and Derngate

Johann Strauss Gala at Royal and Derngate in Northampton on Friday 06 February 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
FEB
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Royal and Derngate

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
FEB
Milton Keynes Model Railway Exhibition, 2015
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced modellers.A new venue this year which offers more exhibition space within two large halls. Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01494 773759
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20
FEB
Absolute Blondie
The Craufurd Arms

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE CRAUFURD ARMS with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC and…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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20
FEB
Take That Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

With massive selling hit singles and albums and tours that sell out in minutes Take That are quite simply the kings of pop...Enjoy a tribute night with a difference and join our fabulous Take That Tribute group as you dance the…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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21
FEB
Count Arthur Strong
Royal & Derngate

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
FEB
Omid Djalili
Milton Keynes Theatre

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
FEB
Sleaford Mods
Roadmender

Sleaford Mods at Roadmender in Northampton on Friday 27 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Sleaford Mods live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAR
Jimmy Carr
Milton Keynes Theatre

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAR
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Milton Keynes Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Milton Keynes Theatre live on Tuesday 03 March 2015 in Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Milton Keynes Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
MAR
Bedford Music Competitions for Teenagers - TeenSta
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford Music Competitions for Teenagers ‐ TeenStarBedford Music Competitions for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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07
MAR
Bedford Singing Auditions for Teenagers - TeenStar
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford Singing Auditions for Teenagers ‐ TeenStarBedford Singing Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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07
MAR
Bedford Singing Contests for Teenagers - TeenStar
Milton Keynes Christian Centre

Bedford singing contests for teenagers: The exciting new singing contest in Bedford for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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07
MAR
UK SONGWRITING CONTEST
Milton Keynes C.C.

UK SONGWRITING CONTEST IS COMING TO BEDFORDUK songwriting contest comes to Bedford: New for 2015 Future Music is launching a UK songwriting contest to find the best songwriters in the UK. The UK songwriting contest will provide the opportunity for both aspiring…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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13
MAR
ABBA Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Let your hair down come and dance the evening away at our ABBA fun‐filled themed nightGimme Gimme Gimme A night with ABBA...Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun with this fabulous ABBA Tribute group. You can dance the night away…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 000002
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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,…

Abbey Hill Golf Centre

Abbey Hill Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562566 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Abbey Hill Golf Club

Abbey Hill Golf Club ‐ golf course in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01908 562408 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey Hill Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Roade? See our list of attractions in Roade, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.