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

06
JUN
Business Connect Networking Event
Horwood House

As always we are looking for speakers for future events and we have available slots from October 2018 onwards. If you have a topic youd love to talk about in front of a great audience of business representatives and local professionals then…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01869 322261
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09
JUN
All Saints' Church & Loughton Village Fete
All Saints' Church

With a flypast from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Lancaster scheduled during the afternoon this 800th anniversary celebration fete centred on All Saints Church is sure to attract a wide range of visitors. Open from 12.00 4.00pm the fete includes…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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10
JUN
JapShow
Santa Pod Raceway

It doesnt matter whether you drive a Nissan Micra or a race spec Evo ride a GSXR or a Yamaha R1. All Japanese cars and bikes are welcome at Jap show. No matter what you like about the scene there is something…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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12
JUN
Emma Stevens 'To My Roots Tour' Milton Keynes
The Stables

Hailed as just magical by the late great Sir Terry Wogan Emma Stevens is the surfer chick singersongwriter whos taken the UK by storm with her distinctive fusion of countrypop. With almost three million Spotify plays over a million video views on…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01908 280800
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17
JUN
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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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23
JUN
Showblitz!
Stantonbury Theatre

Hold onto your seats cos its showtime as local groups Wolverton Gilbert & Sullivan Society and Wolverton Light Orchestra combine to bring you a fantastic selection of pieces from the musical theatre. Wander the streets of London with Eliza Doolittle feel the…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
JUN
The BuckingHam Cycle Sportive
The Buckingham School

The BuckingHam is one not to be missed Rolling along quiet country lanes passing through picturesque country villages tackling some early season climbs ‐ this event has everything you need to kick‐start your season. Dust off your bike and get your…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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07
JUL
The Northampton Town Festival 2018
Northampton Racecourse

The Northampton Town Festival 2018The Northampton Town Festival is back for 2018 and its bigger and better than ever A fun filled throwback to the iconic Northampton Town Show the festival is also bringing hot air balloons back to the Racecourse for…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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08
JUL
BMW Show
Santa Pod Raceway

The BMW Show at Santa Pod Raceway will be back for 2018 with a new summer date 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…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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10
JUL
Born To Win
Castle Theatre Wellingborough

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01933 270007
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13
JUL
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Milton Keynes
Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central

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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14
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Claydon House

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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20
JUL
Bug Jam
Santa Pod Raceway

Now firmly established as Europes biggest best and most popular VW show hits its third decade as the summer VW event of choice Bug Jam 32 is back once again with a line‐up of both on and off‐track action that reflects the…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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20
JUL
Bug Jam 32
Santa Pod Raceway

The original and best VW festival with a vibrant and fun atmosphere bringing to life the very essence of VW culture. Europes largest VW event incorporates all things VW with drag racing RWYB nightlife Show & Shine comedy fun fair massive trade…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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20
JUL
Silverstone Classic
Silverstone Circuit

The Silverstone Classic is a fun three‐day weekend of flat‐out fun for all the family. Now in its 22nd year the worlds biggest classic motor racing festival is held each year at Silverstone Circuit…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Sports

21
JUL
Castle Ashby Food and Drink festival
The Rural Shopping yard, Castle ashby

Following past successful visits of the French Market. This year Castle Ashby will be hosting its first international Food and Drink festival over two days on the 22nd and 23rd of July.The Rural Shopping Yard will be filled with both Local…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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03
AUG
Ultimate Street Car
Santa Pod Raceway

If youve never been before let us enlighten you with how it all goes down. The finest drag strip in Europe and the UKs most superbly executed show cars. Its no accident that USC has become one of the most eagerly‐anticipated events…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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06
SEP
FIA European Finals
Santa Pod Raceway

The final round of the acclaimed European Drag Racing Championship The European Finals is the climax to the 2018 FIAFIM race season. This televised final is where racers put it all on the line to decide who claims the crown This event…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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15
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Abba Forever
The Stables

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS ABBA FOREVERLive in ConcertABBA ‐ Forever presented by Sweeney Entertainments is one of the UKs leading International tribute shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the worlds greatest…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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22
SEP
Sywell Classic: Pistons & Props
Sywell Aerodrome

Join us for this years Sywell Classic: Pistons and Props motoring festival combining historic racers hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes and vintage music to create a fantastic two‐day event celebrating classic motoring on the ground and in the air. The…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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22
SEP
Sywell Classic: Pistons & Props 2018
Sywell Aerodrome

Join us for this years Sywell Classic: Pistons and Props motoring festival combining historic racers hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes and vintage music to create a fantastic two‐day event celebrating classic motoring on the ground and in the air.The Racing…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01775 768661
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28
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents T.Rextasy
Castle Theatre

. SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS T.REXTASYMarc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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29
SEP
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
Royal & Derngate

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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06
OCT
National Finals
Santa Pod Raceway

The National Drag Racing Championship Finals for MSA Pro Mod and national sportsman classes plus Top Methanol Wild Bunch Nostalgia Fuel Altered Association and the ACU National Drag Bike Championship including SuperTwins.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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21
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Jackson Live
Milton Keynes Theatre

Sweeney Entertainments presents Jackson Live in Concert featuring the hugely talented CJ recreating the Michael Jackson experience with his stunning rendition of all his favourite songs. Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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21
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Jackson Live in Co
Milton Keynes Theatre

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but many of todays artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music and he was continually at the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01366 380333
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27
OCT
Flame & Thunder
Santa Pod Raceway

Flame & Thunder is an action‐packed day for all the family featuring motorsport stunts and Drag Racing. Witness a huge gathering of jet vehicles and experience 300mph Nitro guzzling Top Fuel dragster along with cars and bikes from various classes of Drag…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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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,…

Qba

Qba Nightclub in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01908 677242 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Hush

Hush Nightclub in Northampton, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01604 626860 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Luxe

Luxe Nightclub in Northampton, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01604 637288 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Fever

Fever Nightclub in Northampton, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01604 604488 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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