Local Events

Showing 1 - 12 of 84 Results

Derbyshire County Show

When 23rd June, 8am - 5.30pm

A great family day out with something for all the family:
Livestock - cattle, sheep, alpacas;
Light & Heavy Horses; 

Find out more...

Charity Link's Leicestershire 3 Peaks Challenge

When 22nd September, All day

Charity Link, an organisation supporting people in need across Leicester, Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire, is looking for individuals and groups of family, friends and colleagues to take part in its annual Leicestershire 3 Peaks Challenge.

Find out more...

"Love your Clothes" with Thringstone W.I.

When 18th June, 7.30pm

Want to sort out your wardrobe dilemas?! Join us with Rose Playe from County Hall who will be giving us ideas on how to recycle our clothes

Find out more...

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

When 20th June - 23rd June, Various

The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author/illustrator Eric Carle has delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969 selling more than 43 million copies worldwide. 

Find out more...

Films @ The Furnace

When 20th June, 7:30pm - 9pm

Pudding Bag Productions brings a duo of locally made films celebrating the history of the area.

Each film is around 30 minutes long and there will be tea, coffee and cake available to purchase during the screening.

Find out more...

Ashby Steam

When 22nd June - 23rd June, 10am - 5pm

Two day vintage steam rally, a great outing for all the family. 

Find out more...

Armed Forces Coffee Morning

When 22nd June, 10:30 - 12:00

Armed Forces & their Families Coffee Morning gathering.

Find out more...

Music and Picnic in the Park Coalville

When 22nd June - 23rd June

The ever popular Music In The Park returns once again to Coalville Park. Bring your own seating, refreshments will be available to purchase or bring your own. Enjoy live music, children’s rides and entertainment.

The FREE events are organised by North West Leicestershire District Council in Coalville Park.

Find out more...

Ashby Castle Lawn Tennis Club Charity Open Day

When 22nd June, 12noon - 6pm

At the tennis club opposite Ashby Castle. Summer Fete stalls are open 12am to 6pm featuring fabulous cakes, strawberries & cream, pimms, children’s activities, tombola, BBQ & bar, play tennis for free 2-4pm, or enjoy refreshments on the newly extended balcony in a picturesque spot and watch exhibition tennis.

Find out more...

Art and Photography Exhibition

When 22nd June - 23rd June, 11am-3pm

An exhibition of work by Country Colours Art Group and Hicks Lodge Photography Group. 

Find out more...

Lachrimae Consort: Celebrating Queen Elizabeth I

When 28th June, 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

Last year The Lachrimae Consort performed their very popular “Celebrating Shakespeare” programme at the 1620’s House. They return again with a new programme celebrating the music and times of Queen Elizabeth I, who was herself an accomplished musician and she employed many outstanding musicians at her court.We will hear dance music and songs that she would have known, together with recollections of some of the nobility present at the court. The musicians of The Lachrimae Consort are all expert in playing instruments of the time, including treble viol, bass viol, recorder, bandora, cittern and lute. Doors open at 7.00 pm...

Find out more...

The Ripchords @ ibstock rock n roll club

When 29th June, 7:30pm til late

The fabulous ripchords performing at Ibstock Rock n Roll Club this June. 1950s nostalgia at its best jive stroll and bop the night away!

Find out more...