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
APR
Lord of the Dance
Milton Keynes Theatre

Lord of the Dance at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 21 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Lord of the Dance live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
APR
A Night at the Movies
Whittlebury Hall

A date at the movies has never been so excitingCome along to our musical tribute and have fun with an all singing all dancing movie extravaganza featuring songs from some of the greatest movies ever made.With songs from all your favourites including…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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25
APR
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Royal and Derngate

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Royal and Derngate in Northampton on Saturday 25 April 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
APR
Wuthering Heights
Milton Keynes Theatre

Passionate and obsessive Cathy and Heathcliffs love is as unruly and dangerous as the Yorkshire moors that surround them.As children they are inseparable running wild and free on the moors but over time their childish affection deepens into an overwhelming love …

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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29
APR
Lee Nelson
Royal & Derngate

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
APR
The Comedy Club Northampton
Northampton Saints Rugby Club

The Comedy Club Northampton at Northampton Saints RFC on Thursday 30th April. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ John Ryan:Genius 5 Telegraph.Upbeat interesting and unique ITV.The irresistibly amiable John Ryan uses his acerbic wit and seemingly encyclopaedic knowledge of…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01604 581000
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01
MAY
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 night…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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03
MAY
Alan Carr
Royal & Derngate

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Milton Keynes Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Michael McIntyre Work In Progress
Milton Keynes Theatre

Michael McIntyre Work In Progress at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Monday 04 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Michael McIntyre Work In Progress live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
MAY
70's Party Night
Whittlebury Hall

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: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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09
MAY
Spring into Summer Parish Bazaar
Spratton Hall School

Spring into Summer Parish Bazaar lots of wonderful stall holders flowers crafts homespun products ottomans cushions jewellery. Tea Coffee Cakes and Ice‐cream for sale. Face painting for the children Raffle with wonderful prizes donated by Stall Holders and other generous benefactorsAll in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01604 686696
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13
MAY
Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model
Royal & Derngate

Katherine Ryan Glam Role Model at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Wednesday 13 May 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
MAY
Forest Folk and Roots Launch Night
The College Arms

Live acoustic roots folk and blues nights in the intimate setting of the College Arms Bar at Cranfield University Forest Folk and Roots launches on 14th May with live music from the award winning Freds House with support from MK wordsmith Tony…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07931 859737
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15
MAY
Motown Tribute Night
Whittlebury Hall

Rewind for one night only and allow us to introduce.....The Ultimate MotownThe 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…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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17
MAY
Mary Black
Royal & Derngate

Mary Black at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Sunday 17 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Mary Black live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAY
Al Stewart
Milton Keynes Theatre

Al Stewart at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Tuesday 19 May 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: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
MAY
Ladies Night Out
Whittlebury Hall

Ladies Night Out is Back by popular demandOh What a Night ‐ Its ladies night so make sure you and your girls get the VIP treatment.Join us on our ladies night this May with drinks on arrival three‐course dinner and a full…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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23
MAY
Rock Solid Sprint
Silverstone Woodlands

Train insane to be crowned King or Queen of the Sprint as we turn obstacle racing on its head.RockSolid Sprint is just shy of 1 kilometre ‐ packed with gruelling obstacles ‐ with our champions winning the ultimate prize of £2000.Race head‐to‐head…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01392 580571
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23
MAY
Stewart Francis
Milton Keynes Theatre

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
MAY
The Comedy Club Milton Keynes
Wonderword Xscape

The Comedy Club Milton Keynes at Wonderworld Xscape on Saturday 30th May. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Mike McClean:The Big Breakfast C4 Mad For It ITV Shameless C4 The Office BBC.Mike McLean has hosted numerous television shows for the BBC ITV…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 660661
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02
JUN
UB40
Royal & Derngate

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUN
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: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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08
JUN
Derren Brown
Royal & Derngate

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
JUN
Stoke Bruerne Family Festival
The Canal Museum

A weekend celebration of boats and boating with extra‐curricular fun and entertainment to keep the whole family happy.The festival organised by the Friends of the Canal Museum will see historic and working boats moored by the Canal Museum in the pretty village…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 861205
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21
JUN
Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival 2015
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: 10.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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22
JUN
Russell Watson
Milton Keynes Theatre

Russell Watson is a much loved English tenor termed by many the peoples tenor. He began his career singing in working mens clubs then had a breakthrough in 1999 when he was asked to sing…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
JUN
The Magic of Motown
Milton Keynes Theatre

The Magic of Motown at Milton Keynes Theatre in Milton Keynes on Thursday 25 June 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
JUN
Boyband Legends 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: Nightclubs

TEL: 08454 000002
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03
JUL
Kevin Bridges
Milton Keynes Theatre

At 24 years of age Kevin Bridges is one of the most popular up and coming comedians in the country. His big break came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the So you…

Location: 10 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,…

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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