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.

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Forthcoming events in Rushden

01
AUG
Usc Ultimate Street Car
Santa Pod Raceway

The fastest hottest largest and loudest modified car festival in Europe.If youve never been before let us enlighten you with how it all goes down. The finest drag strip in Europe. 35000 modifying disciples. The UKs most superbly executed show cars. The…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 782828
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10
AUG
Mini in the Park
Santa Pod Raceway

Mini In The Park at Santa Pod Raceway on Sunday 10th August 2014 is The UK's Top Mini Show for owners of Classic Minis and New MINIS plus Mini Clubs and a Mini show for car fans of all ages.Mini In The…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 723723
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17
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UK Monster Truck Nationals
Santa Pod Raceway

See the UK's top Monster Trucks live at Santa Pod Raceway as they battle to find the 2014 UK Monster Truck National Champion in car‐crushing racing and freestyle actionArrive early to catch the Family Pit Party in the live action arena and…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01775 723723
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19
AUG
Lucius
Esquires Club

Lucius at Esquires Club in Bedford on Tuesday 19 August 2014. 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 companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn Viagogo…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
AUG
Movies Under The Stars - Raiders Of the Lost Ark
Stanwick Lakes

The classic film adventure RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK PG opens the Stanwick Lakes Outdoor film season. Share the thrills with family and friends within this special environment ‐ cinema outdoorsMASSIVE 40 square metre screen HD picture and 1500 watts of sound…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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23
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Movies Under The Stars - DIRTY DANCING (12A)
Stanwick Lakes

The classic dance‐romance DIRTY DANCING 12A continues the Stanwick Lakes Outdoor film season.Share the fun with family and friends within this special environment ‐ cinema outdoorsMASSIVE 40 square metre screen HD picture and 1500 watts of sound will bring one of the…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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24
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Movies Under The Stars - TOP GUN (12A)
Stanwick Lakes

The classic action‐romance TOP GUN 12A concludes the Stanwick Lakes Outdoor film season.Share the fun with family and friends within this special environment ‐ cinema outdoorsMASSIVE 40 square metre screen HD picture and 1500 watts of sound will bring one of the…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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04
SEP
Fia European Drag Racing Championships final Round
Santa Pod Raceway

Final Round. The Championship finals event attracting over 250 of Europes top drag racing teams including 300mph Top Fuel Dragsters 200mph Drag Bikes and over 10 supporting classes. Jet Cars stunts air displays monster trucks traders sideshows and Live Action Arena…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 782828
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05
SEP
Jimmy Carr
Royal and Derngate

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
SEP
Lisa Stansfield
Royal and Derngate

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers. A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
SEP
Lisa Stansfield VIP
Royal and Derngate

Lisa Stansfield VIP appears live in Northampton Northamptonshire at Royal and Derngate on Tuesday 09 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Lisa Stansfield VIP at Royal and Derngate see the list of tickets available for Lisa Stansfield VIP.…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
SEP
Walk Ten Northamptonshire at Boughton House
Boughton House

Join us this summer for a twilight 10k walk at Boughton House in Northamptonshire and raise money to support the work of Marie Curie Nurses in your area. Gain exclusive access to the Grade 1 listed Estate of Boughton House home to…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08450 524184
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Northampton (South) Roc
Northampton High School

Your local Northampton choir is run by vocal teacher Jessica Hunting. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities.…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Higham Ferrers Rock Cho
The Bede House

The Higham Ferrers Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Jessica Hunting. The Higham Ferrers branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Higham Ferrers community causes and events all the local…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Bedford Rock Choir
Harpur Suite

The Bedford Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Lottie Greenhow. The Bedford branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Bedford community causes and events the local branches of Rock Choir…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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20
SEP
King Silly and Friends
The Deco Theatre

Join King Silly & Friends as they perform the greatest show on Earth Well ‐ the greatest show in the Kingdom of Silly anyway King Silly cant wait to bring you some amazing guests and acts from such shows as…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 622749
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20
SEP
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.A huge variety of race cars and bikes as well as…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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26
SEP
Eliza and the Bear
Esquires Club

Eliza and the Bear at Esquires Club in Bedford on Friday 26 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Eliza and the Bear tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
THE FOOTMAN JAMES SYWELL CLASSIC - PISTONS AND PRO
SYWELL AERODROME

Join us for a nostalgic celebration of classics both on the ground and in the air. Take a step back in time and re‐live the sights and sounds of the 40s 50s & 60s as this two‐day event combines classic cars…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01775 768661
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03
OCT
Wheatus
Esquires Club

New York based Wheatus were formed by band member Brendan B. Brown in 1995 with the help of brother Peter Brown on drums Philip Jiminez on keyboards and Rich Liegey on bass starting out playing…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
Kai McKenzie - Michael Buble Tribute
The Forest Centre

The UKs most celebrated Michael Buble tribute act Kai McKenzie performs all the hits ‐ includes wine and nibbles. Book early to avoid disappointment. http:www.buble‐tribute.com…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 762615
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04
OCT
Learn Foreign Exchange (Forex) Currency Trading
Centric MK

Are you looking for a career as a FX Broker did you know that employers prefer brokers who have at least some knowledge of trading How can you understand the needs of your FX Clients without being a trader yourself One of…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 913782
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05
OCT
Michael Palin Travelling To Work
Royal and Derngate

Tickets for Michael Palin Travelling To Work at Royal and Derngate on the Sunday 05 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Michael Palin Travelling To Work live at Royal and Derngate see our list of ticket comparison…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
10cc
Royal & Derngate

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
The Treatment
Roadmender

The Treatment at Roadmender in Northampton on Thursday 09 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Treatment live in the knowledge that…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
OCT
Clannad
Royal & Derngate

Clannad at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Friday 10 October 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Seth Lakeman
Royal and Derngate

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
OCT
Crazy for Gershwin
Royal and Derngate

Tickets for Crazy for Gershwin at Royal and Derngate on the Sunday 12 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Crazy for Gershwin live at Royal and Derngate see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
OCT
The Sunshine Underground
Esquires Club

The Sunshine Underground is well on their way to being the next big thing. Named after the hit song by The Chemical Brothers The Sunshine Underground formed as a band of friends in college. They…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Flame and Thunder
Santa Pod Raceway

Flame and Thunder is an action packed day for all the family featuring motorsport stunts and Drag Racing. Witness a huge gathering of jet vehicles including a Jet Dragster Jet Funny Cars Jet Truck and Jet Beetle. Experience 300mph Nitro guzzling Top…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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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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