What's on inSywell


Welcome to Sywell

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

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Forthcoming events in Sywell

24
NOV
Planet Circus The Wow Factor!!
SIXFIELDS STADIUM

The worlds most dangerous circus act Team Brazil in The Splitting Globe of Death with motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph this act has to be seen to be believed. Direct from Monte Carlo Circus Festival Gold…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
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24
NOV
The Circus of Horrors - Voodoo
The core at the Cube

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01536 470470
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25
NOV
Christmas Craft & Food Fair
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Back for another spectacular year our now annual festive craft and food fair is a fantastic showcase for artisan foods and gifts. With over 80 stalls Santas Grotto bouncy castle face painting a childrens show model train layouts free entry and free…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01908 324422
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25
NOV
Lost & Found
Stantonbury Theatre

Blunderbus Theatre Company PresentsBased on the book by Oliver JeffersWhat is a boy to do when a lost penguin shows up at his door Find out where it comes from of course and return it. The journey to the South Pole…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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26
NOV
Get Therapy
Stantonbury Theatre

Danielle Imara presentsInfused with hard‐hitting verbatim dialogue this uniquely theatrical autobiographical tale from a talented cast of five combines physical theatre humour and original music from dub to soul to electro.With a history of drug abuse chronic self‐sabotage and eating disorders Daniellle…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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01
DEC
Christmas at Boughton House
Boughton House

Visitors will have the chance to select from British‐grown hand‐cut Nordmann Fir and potted Omorika trees at the annual event at the home to the Duke of Buccleuch.Boughtons historic stable block gift shop will be stocking gifts for the whole family alongside…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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01
DEC
Robin Hood
Stantonbury Theatre

The wicked Sheriff of Nottingham has seized power all the way from Sherwood Forest to the tiny hamlet of Stanton‐on‐the Berry He hates fun hes allergic to laughter hes going to roast the towns prize pig... and hes fallen in love with…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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02
DEC
Kingsthorpe College Christmas Fair 2017
Kingsthorpe College

The Kingsthorpe College Christmas Fair is back again for its fourth year. It will be taking place on Saturday 2nd December 12‐3pm. There will be over 60 stalls with a huge range of goods creating an exciting and diverse Christmas experience. It…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 716106
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10
DEC
Castle Ashby World Christmas market
The Rural Shopping yard, Castle ashby

The Fabulous Market returns to Castle Ashby for their 11th visit. Set in the Northamptonshire countryside the Rural Shopping Yard is a fabulous venue for the market as it is surrounded by the permanent shops converted from the old farm yard which…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07542 026035
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06
JAN
Christina Marks School of Performing Arts
Stantonbury Theatre

Come and be taken on a journey through the world of dance showcasing a variety of styles for your entertainment.CMSOPA showcase is guaranteed to have you dancing in to the night and having a FAB‐U‐LOUS time. BOOK NOWVenue: Stantonbury Theatre Stantonbury…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01908 324422
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09
FEB
Foreverland comes to Northampton: Bass, Garage and
Roadmender

25 Cities : 30000 People : 1 Magical AdventureOur magical touring circus is coming to Northampton.. Join us on an adventure through music time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal ‐ when…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07912 691842
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15
FEB
Oliver
Stantonbury Theatre

This hugely popular show tells the story of Oliver Twist the boy who asked for more and includes such brilliant toe‐tapping Lionel Bart songs as Consider Yourself Pick a Pocket or Two Reviewing the Situation…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
FEB
Stunt Fest
Santa Pod Raceway

An afternoon of awesome stunts and displays for all the family featuring some of the top UK stunt drivers and riders. The perfect high octane half term entertainment for kids in Northamptonshire Bedfordshire and the Midlands.Venue: Santa Pod Raceway Airfield Road Podington…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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26
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
Royal & Derngate

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01604 624811
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30
MAR
Festival of Power
Santa Pod Raceway

An action packed Easter weekend of family Drag Racing entertainment including European Nitro Funny Car Series Jet Car Show and National Drag Racing classes headlined by the MSA 200mph Pro Mods. Plus all things powerful off ‐track including monster trucks stunts air…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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15
APR
The Fast Show
Santa Pod Raceway

Featuring huge club stand displays Run What Ya Brung JDS Drag Racing Drifting Stunt Displays Jet Car Trade Village Caterers Fun Fair Rides and much more.Everyone is welcome at the Fast show including clubs individuals supercars modified cars hot‐hatches and retros. Whether…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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27
APR
Big Bang
Santa Pod Raceway

Big Bang VW festival is the first and friendliest VW festival on the calendar. Despite high‐octane racing the festival remains as laid‐back and family friendly as ever. All Vee Dubs welcome Three days of VW fun in the sun with great racing…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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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: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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27
JUL
Kelmarsh Land Rover Show 2018
Kelmarsh Hall

After the huge success of the inaugural Kelmarsh event in 2017 its back with the new dates of 27th‐29th JulyThe Kelmarsh Land Rover Show is a one‐stop shop for any enthusiast. The show brings together national clubs industry professionals and Land Rover…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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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,…

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.…

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,…

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