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

01
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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: 9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 782828
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10
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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: 9 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: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01775 723723
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22
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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: 10 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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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: 10 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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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: 10 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01933625522(befo re5pm)
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AUG
Abseil Northampton
National Lift Tower

This is a challenge you won t forget donning a safety harness and launching yourself from the top of Northampton s National Lift Tower and abseiling 400ft to the ground to raise funds for Parkinson s UK. It s sure to…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08442 259832
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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: 9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01234 782828
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05
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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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
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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: 5.7 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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
SEP
Village at War
Stoke Bruerne Village

The village of Stoke Bruerne returns to the wartime years with living history groups from all over the country putting on displays and costumed re‐enactments. Experience air raids see vintage boats on the water as well as military vehicles and tanks. Watch…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07973 622151
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13
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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: 10.3 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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
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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: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
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FREE taster session at the Northampton Rock Choir
The Hunsbury Hill Centre

The Northampton Rock Choir is led by Northamptonshire based musician Jessica Hunting. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Northamptonshire and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Market Harborough Rock
Centenary Room Upstairs

The local Market Harborough choir is run by Leicestershire based musician Jessica Hunting. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Market Harborough Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
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FREE taster session at the Towcester Rock Choir
The Chantry House

Your friendly local Towcester choir is run by Northamptonshire based musician Jessica Hunting. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Towcester Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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: 5.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01604 622749
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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: 9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01234 782828
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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: 0.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01775 768661
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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: 16.4 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: 5.7 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: 5.7 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: 5.6 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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Organ Festival
Milton Keynes Museum

A Festival of Fairground and Dance Hall Mechanical Organs together with many Hand Turned Busker Organs. The sights and sounds from Days Gone By…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07761 534095
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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: 5.7 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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01234 782828
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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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