What's on inRockingham


Welcome to Rockingham

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

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Forthcoming events in Rockingham

24
AUG
Hallatonfest
Hallaton

24th 25th 26th AugustHallatonfest is a 3‐day family music festival with camping located in the beautiful village of Hallaton in rural Leicestershire.Featuring Queen Bowie Beyonc Robbie Williams and Oasis Tributes alongside over 40 other artists performing on our Main stage and Acoustic…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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07
SEP
MICK MILLER BACK FROM VEGAS TOUR
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

In 2017 Mick Miller was offered the chance of a lifetime to perform at a major showroom in the entertainment capital of the world Las Vegas. The offer came from ITV and meant that he would be part of a team of…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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08
SEP
All That Sass
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

A fabulous evening of burlesque and cabaret performed by Phoenix Flaymes very own Phoenix Belles Burlesque Troupe from Stamford and Oakham. Hosted by the Veritably Voluptuous Madame Violet VaVoom who will have your sides splitting and your face aching.Joined by our special…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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09
SEP
Bootleg Shadows
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Bootleg Shadows bring their outstanding Tribute back to the Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre by popular demand for a night of foot tapping classics celebrating the music of The Shadows & Cliff Richard with plenty of humour to make it a night…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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09
SEP
RAFA Colour Chaos - RAF Wittering
RAF Wittering

Welcome to the RAFA Colour ChaosThis fun family event is being held within the grounds of RAF Wittering operational Royal Air Force station on Sunday 9th September 2018The 2018 RAFA Colour Chaos is approximately 5km of fun. You can run jog dance…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08000 182361
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15
SEP
Lindisfarne 2018 Tour
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

With a repertoire of unforgettable songs like Meet Me On The Corner Fog On The Tyne Lady Eleanor and Run For Home and a reputation for live performance second to none Lindisfarnes power to galvanise festival and concert audiences remains undimmed and…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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21
SEP
Raw Talent
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Stamford resident Ray Jones is well known in London as a champion of new talent. His company TALENTBANQ represents over 50 of the top independent artists in the UK. One of his passions is bringing raw talent to new audiences especially those…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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22
SEP
Ballroom Backlash
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

A Ballroom & latin Dance explosion heads to The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre this Autumn.Len Goodman Richard Millers Backlash Show is not to be missedits a thriller from Miller. A ballroom & latin dance explosion Backlash Ballroom is a dance spectacular featuring…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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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: 14.7 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: 14.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01775 768661
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27
SEP
From The Jam
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

If you have tickets for 24th May your ticket is transferable to the new date 27th September. If you are unable to attend please call the box office 01780 766455.The Jam had amazing chart success with 18 singles and 7 albums to…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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28
SEP
Gn’Re & Faux Fighters
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

A Joint gig by the Guns & Roses Experience and the Faux Fighters.…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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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: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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29
SEP
Roy Orbison and the Travelling Wilburys Experience
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The Big O & the Wilburys show is back ‐ bigger and better than ever Come and celebrate with the band as they commemorate 30 YEARS since the Wilburys original album release and pay a special tribute to The Big O who…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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01
OCT
PRIVATE PARTS LIVE
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The two loveable gents are treading the boards with their live laugh‐a‐minute extravaganza developed from their hit podcast PRIVATE PARTS. They have promised to share all the intimate and sordid details of their private lives including gossip from both on and off…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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02
OCT
Gulliver Returns
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Lils husband has lost himself in Gullivers Travels and now she has a mission of mercy to perform. No matter what the cost she must find a way to drag this broken man out of his fantasy. She must find a way…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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04
OCT
Jeremy Hardy
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Jeremy Hardy has been a stand‐up comic since 1984 and will continue to be one until he dies or wins the lottery.Jeremy is best known for his work on Radio 4 notably on News Quiz…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
OCT
Think Floyd
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

This extraordinary band dubbed the Definitive Pink Floyd Experience are renowned for their stunning celebration of the music of one of the worlds greatest bands. Pink Floyds Nick Mason describes the band as Brilliant They are really good. In a recent…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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08
OCT
Stick Man
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Touching funny and utterly original Scamp Theatres delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers STICK MAN is coming to the Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre. What starts off as a morning jog becomes quite the misadventure for Stick Man: a dog wants…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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10
OCT
Patience: Stamford Gilbert and Sullivan
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The G&S Operas were satires on the Victorian way of life and the way that every new thing became the latest obsession not unlike today Patience is about two men being in love with the same woman One has all the…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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14
OCT
Wishbone Ash LIVE
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

With millions of albums sold their iconic twin‐guitar sound inspired bands from Thin Lizzy to Iron Maiden and produced such classics tracks as The King Will Come Throw Down The Sword & Blowin Free. Combining the old songs with the new theyre…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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18
OCT
FORBIDDEN NIGHTS 2018 SEXY CIRCUS TOUR®
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Brace yourself for two hours of thrilling action provocative choreography with the ultimate Forbidden strip tease and a few men in uniform thrown in for good measure.Abandon your inhibitions at the door as the talented cast of acrobats fire acts aerial artists…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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20
OCT
Bev Bevan and his Band
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Bev Bevan was the drummer and one of the original members of The Move and Electric Light Orchestra ELO. After the end of ELO in 1986 he founded ELO Part II. Bevan also served as the touring drummer for Black Sabbath during…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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20
OCT
The Equals: 50th Anniversary Tour
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

In 1965 The Equals featuring Eddy Grant and Pat Lloyd began gigging around London to amazing audiences by becoming the first mixed race band in Britain with their limitless energy and distinct style fusing pop blues and R & B.In 1967 they…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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21
OCT
Circus of Horrors
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The jaw‐dropping show that rocked Britains Got Talent Circus of Horrors will take you on a whirlwind journey and send shivers down your spine with twisted contortionists hair hanging beauties flying aerialists sword swallowers and…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
OCT
Hocus Panto: A Spellbinding Parody
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

The three witches you love to hate are back and more magical that ever flying high in this wicked Halloween Pantomime. Magical illusions pop songs and things that go bump in the night all form the essential ingredients of this bewitching plot…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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26
OCT
Kes
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Adapted for the stage by Robert Alan Evans from the novel A Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines. Kes tells the story of a day in the life of Billy Casper a fifteen‐year‐old boy about to leave school and determined not…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01780 766455
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31
OCT
TOUR DE NED WITH ITV’S NED BOULTING
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

From the cobbles of Roubaix over Alpe dHuez towards the grand finale in Paris Tour de Ned will recreate the gut‐wrenching edge of the seat drama of the race on a stage near you. Boulting will relive memories of the best moments…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01780 766455
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01
NOV
WRONG JOVI - BON JOVI TRIBUTE SHOW
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

Are you ready for One Wild Night with the hottest tribute band on the planet Wrong Jovi promise you exactly that. …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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11
NOV
A Salute To The Forties
The Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre

A Salute To The Forties is the ultimate 1940s tribute show transporting you back in time to the 40s with flags bunting and webbing in true variety show fashion packed full of stars from the 40s artists such as George Formby Gracie…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01780 766455
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Tourist Attractions


Rockingham Castle

Winners of the Leicester & Leicestershire Best Attraction Award 2003. For centuries Rockingham Castle has entertained royalty and private guests within its ancient walls. The history and tradition continue.The Castle stands on the edge of an escarpment giving dramatic views over the Welland Valley and five counties.…

Life

Life Nightclub in Corby, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01536 200777 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Enigma

Enigma Nightclub in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Contact venue on telephone number 01858 433933 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Club XS

Club XS Nightclub in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01536 416597 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Level 3

Level 3 Nightclub in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01536 525337 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Spot-On

SnookerPool Hall at Spot‐On in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on 01536 516976 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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