What's on inRushden


Welcome to Rushden

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Rushden

28
JUL
Gary Barlow Tribute
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Definitely the worlds best Gary Barlow tribute act and lookalike Dan Hadfield returns to sing all of the classics from Take Thats early days including some of their signature dance moves to more current Gary solo hits. With a DJ afterwards…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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06
AUG
Sunday Stroll
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

A light guided stroll around the Park. Meet at 10.15am for a 10.30am start. £1 payable to the leader on the day no booking required. For more info or if you have any special requirements please call 01234 767037.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 767037
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11
AUG
Cinema under the stars at Boughton House
Boughton House

The Northamptonshire home of the Duke of Buccleuch is playing host to four evening movie screenings through August and September. Up first is the smash hit comedy musical Pitch Perfect on Friday 11 August followed by the Oscar‐winning La La Land on…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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12
AUG
The Comedy Club Northampton
Aspers Casino

The Comedy Club present 3 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: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01604 623580
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15
AUG
The Wind in the Willows
Boughton House

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
AUG
The Wind in the Willows at Boughton House
Boughton House

Boughton Estates sweeping lawns will be transformed into an open air theatre venue this summer as Chapterhouse Theatre Company returns to stage an adaptation of The Wind in the Willows. On Tuesday 15 August the acclaimed theatre company now in its 18th…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
AUG
Junior Drag Racing Fun Day
Santa Pod Raceway

Santa Pod Raceways fifth annual Junior Drag Racing Fun Day takes place on Thursday 24th August. The Fun Day will raise funds for The Helping Harry Trust Admission to the Fun Day is totally free of charge‐ making it the ideal family…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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03
SEP
Rotary Clubs of Nene Valley Dragon Boat Event
Wicksteed Park

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 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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09
SEP
A Dry Stone Walling Workshop
Marshwood House

A unique opportunity to practice the art and craft of DSW.These workshops are a practical introduction to the heritage and the craft of building using stone without mortar. In addition you also receive an extensive discussion overview packed with tips and information…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07749 032680
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09
SEP
Milton Keynes Pretty Muddy 5K
Willen Lake

Cancer Research UKs Race for Life. A series of women‐only events raising money for research so that we will beat all 200 types of cancer sooner.Run jog walk or even danceLink to sign up: po.stRFLcenStart Time: 10:00 am Last entryAdult entry 16…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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23
SEP
The Footman James Sywell Classic Pistons & Props
Sywell Aerodrome

The Footman James Sywell Classic: Pistons & Props is a two‐day motoring festival that brings together historic racers hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes vintage music stalls and attire to create an authentic fun filled family atmosphere.Head down to the Racing…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01775 768661
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06
OCT
Stevie Wonder Tribute
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Renowned artist Nat Augustin performs as Stevie One £15 per person booking essentialDoors 7.30pm Show 8pm 9.30pm approx.Licensed bar free parking. …

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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Tourist Attractions


Activity World Play Centres

Activity World Play Centres ‐ Amusement Park in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01536484838 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Alfred East Gallery

The Alfred East Gallery is one of the County's two major public art galleries, housing important collections by Sir Alfred East and Thomas Cooper Gotch, some of which have recently gone on display in the new Permanent Collection Room. Alfred East was an english painter and etcher,…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on 01933 441020 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bedford & County Golf Club

Bedford & County Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01234 352617 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bedford & County Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Billing Aquadrome

Billing Aquadrome Ltd ‐ Amusement Park in Northampton, . Contact venue on telephone number 01604408181 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Bodyflight

The World's largest and best indoor skydiving wind tunnel.Come and learn the fun and exciting sport of Bodyflying in the safety of a vertical wind tunnel. No heights or jumping involvedSkydivers use Bodyflight as a valuable training tool and we often have some of the world's top skydiving…

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