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

21
OCT
The Comedy Club Northampton
Aspers Casino

The Comedy Club Present 4 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Venue: Aspers Casino 6 Commercial Street Northampton NN1 1PJPriceComedy Show Only: GBP 163 Course Meal & Comedy Show: GBP 35VIP 3 Course Meal Comedy Show glass of Bubbly £5 Bet: GBP…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01604 623580
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23
OCT
The Secret Keeper
Stantonbury Theatre

ClerkinWorks and Ovalhouse present By Angela Clerkin The Good Daughter wants to make her father happy. Tell me what makes you so sad. Tell me your dark secret and I promise to keep it safe for you. He whispers in his daughters…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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24
OCT
Kwaidan
Stantonbury Theatre

Rouge28 presentsKwaidan tells the story of Haru a young woman who comes back to her abandoned childhood home after many years of absence. As the story unfolds the house seems to be inhabited by spirits and ghosts from the past and the…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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27
OCT
Ladies Night
Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Oh What a Night ‐ Its Ladies Night so make sure you and your friends get the VIP treatment.Join us on our ladies only night out with drinks on arrival three‐course dinner and a full evening of entertainment. Youll be greeted by…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08454 001406
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28
OCT
Yana & the Yeti
Stantonbury Theatre

Pickled Image presentsImagine being far far from home and all alone arriving in a remote snow‐bound village surrounded by dense forest and strange noises. This is how Yanas story begins. She cant understand a word anyone says and the other children tease…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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31
OCT
MSO Workspace - FREE Northamptonshire Business Net
Lakeside House

Are you a local business owner or senior member of staff in a local businessDoes time management mystify youDo you need help from an award‐winning business coach on how to best practice planning your working business dayIf you answered yes to any…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01604 217150
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01
NOV
Our Town
Stantonbury Theatre

by Thornton WilderPeppers Ghost and The Plays The Thing Theatre CompaniesThornton Wilders classic play Our Town is set in the fictional town ‐ Grovers Corners in New Hamphire USA at the turn of the twentieth century. It attempts to…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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03
NOV
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show Milton Keyne
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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05
NOV
Shark In The Park
Stantonbury Theatre

Nonsense Room Productions presentsFrom the creative team behind The Hairy Maclary show ‐ see all 3 of Nick Sharratts Shark in the Park books live on Stage Featuring Shark in the Park Shark in the Dark and Shark in the Park on…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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08
NOV
Shakespeare Schools Festival
Stantonbury Theatre

Join us for a series of unique Shakespeare productions staged by your schools.Whether you are a parent friend or another local school we invite you to an exhilarating evening of theatre where you will see Shakespeares stories brought to life like never…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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12
NOV
Cardboard Carnival
Stantonbury Theatre

With their own inimitable style Lempen Puppet Theatre Company have taken the fantastic music by Camille Saint‐Sans and an exploration of the material of Cardboard movement and invention to make a show full of puppet possibility ‐ an accessible visual production with…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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14
NOV
Charity Curry and Quiz Night
Jalori

Every second Tuesday of each month the Jalori will host a fun quiz and serve a fabulous Indian buffet. Teams of up to four compete for the top prize with other chances to win during the evening. The all‐inclusive buffet will include…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 281226
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17
NOV
Twist
Stantonbury Theatre

Theatre Centre presentsby Chino OdimbaHis home is dust. His friends are few. His hands are as rough as the seas he has crossed.Humanising the anonymous plight of our generation we follow one refugees desperate journey buffeted between borders and bad company.In a…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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19
NOV
Sadie O'Boyle School of Dance
Stantonbury Theatre

11.30am & 2.30pmThe Sadie OBoyle School of Dance returns to Stantonbury Theatre for a variety show. This will showcase the talents of each class that attend this talented dance school. A musical journey of delights of some of the most popular songs…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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21
NOV
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde
Stantonbury Theatre

Blackeyed Theatre in association with South Hill Park presentsBy Robert Louis Stevenson Adapted for the stage by Nick Lane Doctor Henry Jekyll is a good man. Successful within his field and respected by his peers hes close to a neurological discovery that…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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25
NOV
Christmas Craft & Food Fair
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Back for another spectacular year our now annual festive craft and food fair is a fantastic showcase for artisan foods and gifts. With over 80 stalls Santas Grotto bouncy castle face painting a childrens show model train layouts free entry and free…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 324422
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25
NOV
Lost & Found
Stantonbury Theatre

Blunderbus Theatre Company PresentsBased on the book by Oliver JeffersWhat is a boy to do when a lost penguin shows up at his door Find out where it comes from of course and return it. The journey to the South Pole…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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26
NOV
Get Therapy
Stantonbury Theatre

Danielle Imara presentsInfused with hard‐hitting verbatim dialogue this uniquely theatrical autobiographical tale from a talented cast of five combines physical theatre humour and original music from dub to soul to electro.With a history of drug abuse chronic self‐sabotage and eating disorders Daniellle…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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26
NOV
VIP F1 Abu Dhabi GP Screening at Silverstone
Silverstone Motor Circuit

Exclusive package: F1 Abu Dhabi event at the BRDC at Silverstone hosted by ex‐F1 driver and sky commentator John Watson MBEAfter the sell‐out success of our British Racing Drivers Club BRDC event at Silverstone in 2015 Boundless offers you another exclusive F1…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: Seew ebsite
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01
DEC
Robin Hood
Stantonbury Theatre

The wicked Sheriff of Nottingham has seized power all the way from Sherwood Forest to the tiny hamlet of Stanton‐on‐the Berry He hates fun hes allergic to laughter hes going to roast the towns prize pig... and hes fallen in love with…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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02
DEC
Kingsthorpe College Christmas Fair 2017
Kingsthorpe College

The Kingsthorpe College Christmas Fair is back again for its fourth year. It will be taking place on Saturday 2nd December 12‐3pm. There will be over 60 stalls with a huge range of goods creating an exciting and diverse Christmas experience. It…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 716106
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06
DEC
Leighton Buzzard Business Briefing and Networking
Horwood House

EVENT FORMAT10.00‐10.30 ‐ Arrival & networking10.30‐11.15 ‐ Big Quiz of the YearTo celebrate the coming holiday season the December LBBBN will play host to the Clark Howes part of the Baldwins Group Big Quiz of the Year. With a few prizes up…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01869 322261
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06
DEC
Only Fools and 3 Courses XMAS Special Dinner Event
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes

Only Fools and 3 Courses Christmas Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Christmas Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Christmas Dinner but will things…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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22
DEC
Absolute Bowie
MK11

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01908 262924
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06
JAN
Christina Marks School of Performing Arts
Stantonbury Theatre

Come and be taken on a journey through the world of dance showcasing a variety of styles for your entertainment.CMSOPA showcase is guaranteed to have you dancing in to the night and having a FAB‐U‐LOUS time. BOOK NOWVenue: Stantonbury Theatre Stantonbury…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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09
FEB
Foreverland comes to Northampton: Bass, Garage and
Roadmender

25 Cities : 30000 People : 1 Magical AdventureOur magical touring circus is coming to Northampton.. Join us on an adventure through music time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal ‐ when…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07912 691842
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15
FEB
Oliver
Stantonbury Theatre

This hugely popular show tells the story of Oliver Twist the boy who asked for more and includes such brilliant toe‐tapping Lionel Bart songs as Consider Yourself Pick a Pocket or Two Reviewing the Situation…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
Royal & Derngate

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01604 624811
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19
APR
Franchise Now - Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes Christian Centre Church

Are you fed up with the grind of a 9 to 5 chained to your job with very little job satisfaction. Is it time to swing your worklife balance a little more in your favourIf youve ever wanted to run your own…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 03337 720858
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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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