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Dragstalgia @ Santa Pod Raceway

Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, NN29 7XA
05
Jul 2024
07
Jul 2024
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A vintage lifestyle weekend dedicated to race cars, bikes and hot rods from a bygone era. Enjoy Championship racing with the headlining Cannonball class for supercharged nitro and alcohol fuelled Altereds and Funny Cars, period correct Gasser Circus, invited historic bikes and lots more. See vehicles from Santa Pod’s illustrious history return to the strip. Plus live music*, Jet Car, Show & Shine with the NSRA, Cracklefest, beer festival and much more. Camping available onsite so come for the weekend.

Adult day tickets from: £38.00 | 5-15yrs from : £6.00

Bug Jam @ Santa Pod Raceway

Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, NN29 7XA
Performance by These Wicked Rivers (Group)
26
Jul 2024
28
Jul 2024
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A family friendly festival with a vibrant and fun atmosphere, bringing to life the very essence of VW and Campervan culture. Europe’s largest VW Show incorporates an eclectic mix of all things VW, with Drag Racing, Run What Ya Brung, Music, Show & Shine, Comedy, Stunt Displays, Fun Fair, massive Trade Village, Retrojumble and much more.

5-15yrs from: £6.00 | Adults from: £32.00
21
Jul 2024

The day will be full of fun for all ages and packed with a programme of all sorts of activities, entertainment, and games throughout the day.  Watch the exciting Clovelly Cup yacht race across the bay, starting at 12pm.  Enjoy live music, street entertainments, event-themed arts & crafts, mermaid storytelling, Punch & Judy, face painting and stalls selling delicious food.  Free entry for under 16s who come in maritime-themed fancy dress costumes!

29
Jul 2024

This popular summer show includes livestock, cattle and sheep, craft and trade stalls, horse and pony competitions, a dairy marquee with yoghurt/ice cream making, ‘milk a cow’, competitions, a fast and furious inter hunt relay, bustling trade stalls, a bouncy castle and a parade of vintage machinery to finish the day.

03
Aug 2024
04
Aug 2024
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This year we are joining forces for a thrilling family fun-filled weekend.  On the Saturday, watch the Clovelly Cup yacht race and 2-mile sponsored sea swim from Bucks Mills to Clovelly.  And on both days, there will be live music, stalls selling delicious food, BBQs and so much entertainment for all, including children’s activities.

Gig Regatta @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
10:00 - 17:00
31
Aug 2024

Gig racing is exciting and strenuous.  You are assured an exhilarating day watching the racing.  So come along and cheer on the crews as they brave North Devon’s waters!

Clovelly celebrates its famous sustainably caught lobsters and crabs.  Live folk music, quay kitchens, cookery demonstrations, a magnum of champagne prize draw, delicious lobster and crab dishes, craft stalls and beer tasting.  Plus street theatre, walkabout magic, balloon modelling and craft activities.  In aid of The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow.

Herring Festival @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
10:00 - 16:00
17
Nov 2024

Clovelly was once a centre for herring fishing.  This popular festival celebrates sustainable fishing and herring, the ‘Silver Darlings’ of the sea.  There will be delicious herring specialities, an exhibition of Clovelly herring fishing, cookery demonstrations, live music, street entertainment, local food and craft stalls and face paintings.  Plus net making, Flaxland’s exhibitions and demonstrations and a curragh on show.

Mike Smylie, maritime historian and writer, returns with his ”Kipperland” exhibition, and turn herring into delicious-tasting kippers and bloaters in his smokehouse for sale.

Christmas Lights, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
15:30 - 18:00
08
Dec 2024

The Christmas lights turn-on is a magical time at Clovelly. 

Starting at 3:30 pm, a local brass band leads the procession down to the harbour with festive carols sung along the way.

A hog roast, grog and other refreshments are available at the harbour and Lifeboat Station.  Then Father Christmas will make a surprise visit.

At 5 pm the switch is thrown and the entire village and harbour are lit up. It’s a fantastic sight and there’s a grand finale of fireworks to finish off.

Entrance fee:  £10 per car at the Visitor Centre after 3 pm.  All proceeds to the RNLI

Boxing Day Barbecue @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
10:00 - 16:00
26
Dec 2024

Boxing Day Barbecue should make the perfect follow-up to Christmas day for all your family and friends. With FREE entrance to Clovelly village all day, take a walk along the estate or explore the village in the morning.  Then come on down to the quay to enjoy a lunch barbecue starting at midday with live music running from 1pm to 3 pm.

The Red Lion serves some great mulled cider and delicious, hot chocolate drinks.

There will be a Land Rover available to take you back up if you do not wish to walk.

Make a Wire Hen @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
10:00 - 16:00
22
Jul 2024

This is probably the most popular course we run here. The May course is sold out so this course is your final oppourtunity to create your own wire hen with Chris Moss.

Wire sculptor, Chris Moss, will be leading this day long course and will expertly guide you through making your own wire hen. It is a perfect step-up for people who have made smaller wire sculptures on the half-day workshops and now wish to make something more challenging, but also suitable for beginners

All materials are provided. Please bring a packed lunch.

Ticket: £79.00

Make a Wire Blackbird - Afternoon @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
13:30 - 16:00
18
Jun 2024

Another opportunity to learn how to make a wire blackbird sculpture under the expert guidance of Chris Moss. At the end of this half-day course you will have your own wire blackbird to take home.

These sculptures will be made from galvanised wire, so they will be able to be kept outside without going rusty. Materials and tools will be supplied. Please wear practical clothes (no delicate textiles).

Wire Blackbird Workshop: £45.00

Family Wildlife Day @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
11:00 - 16:00
30
Jun 2024

Stillingfleet Lodge's annual wildlife day will be on the 30th June 2024, part of National Insect Week. Local wildlife charities join us to make this a day packed  with activities and information about the wildlife across Yorkshire. Activities include pond-dipping, bird-ringing and owl- pellet dissection plus a chance to meet bats and reptiles - there is always something for the whole family.

 

Advanced Family Ticket: £20.00 | Adult (on the day): £9.00 | Child (on the day) (age 5-16): £3.00

Maritime Festival in aid of the Mission to Seafarers @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 17:00
21
Jul 2024

The day will be full of fun for all ages and packed with a programme of all sorts of activities, entertainment, and games throughout the day.  Watch the exciting Clovelly Cup yacht race across the bay, starting at 12pm. It is an amazing sight to see the yachts surrounding the harbour and setting off to race across the bay.  Throughout the day there will be live music, Higher being Circus street entertainment, activities and games for the whole family. This includes a workshop with Washhouse Studio and Punch & Judy, plus face paintings and a variety of stalls selling food and event-themed arts & crafts.
 

Free entry for under 16s who come in maritime-themed fancy dress costumes!

Woolsery Agricultural Show in aid of local charities @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
08:30 - 17:00
29
Jul 2024

A fun-filled day packed with a programme of activities.  Classes include crafts, cattle and sheep, together with horse and pony competitions.  There will be a dairy marquee with yoghurt and ice cream making, and the chance for children to ‘milk a cow’ along with competitions.  You’ll find bustling trade stalls offering locally made crafts and food with fairground rides and a bouncy castle for the children.

Lifeboat Weekend, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
03
Aug 2024
04
Aug 2024
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On Saturday there will be a 2-mile sponsored sea swim from Bucks Mills to Clovelly.  Sunday is a day full of family fun and action with games and entertainments, competitions, food and drink, music and lifeboat operational displays.  The Lifeboat House will be open and there will be an exciting rescue display in the afternoon by Clovelly’s volunteer lifeboat crew.  So come along, you will enjoy it.

Gig Regatta @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 17:00
31
Aug 2024

It celebrates Devon’s best teams going head-to-head in a fun, but an intense day of competition.
Gig Rowing exploded in popularity over the last few decades.  The West Country boasts a long tradition of racing pilot gigs.  Gig racing is exciting and strenuous with crews reaching speeds of 9 knots in North Devon’s powerful tidal waters. 
You are assured an exhilarating day watching the racing.  So come along and cheer on the brave crews!

Lobster & Crab Feast, in aid of The National Lobster Hatchery @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 17:00
08
Sep 2024

Clovelly celebrates its famous sustainably caught lobsters and crabs.  Live folk music, quay kitchens, cookery demonstrations, a magnum of champagne prize draw, delicious lobster and crab dishes, craft stalls and beer tasting.  Plus street theatre, walkabout magic, balloon modelling and craft activities.  In aid of The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow.

Clovelly Herring Festival @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 16:00
17
Nov 2024

This popular festival celebrates sustainable fishing for herring, the ‘Silver Darlings’ of the sea.  Herring, an oily fish, whether fresh or smoked, is an excellent source of some great health benefits, such as low mercury and high protein content.

The Maritime historian and writer, Mike Smylie, attends with his ”Kipperland” exhibition, which is devoted to the history of all things herring and turns the herring into delicate-tasting kippers and bloaters in his smokehouse for sale.
Flaxland will provide their exhibitions and demonstrations.  An opportunity to discover how the flax plant is used to make a vast range of goods.
On the quay, kitchens serve a variety of delicious herring specialities along with beer, gin and cider tastings, local food and craft stalls.  Throughout the day there will be live music, street entertainers, face-painting, art workshop, an exhibition of Clovelly herring fishing, tasters & recipes and children’s activities.

Christmas Lights, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
16:00 - 22:00
08
Dec 2024

The Christmas lights turn-on is a magical time at Clovelly. 

Starting at 4 pm, a local brass band leads the procession down to the harbour with festive carols sung along the way.

A hog roast, grog and other refreshments are available at the harbour and Lifeboat Station.  Then Father Christmas will make a surprise visit.

At 5 pm the switch is thrown and the entire village and harbour are lit up. It’s a fantastic sight and there’s a grand finale of fireworks to finish off.

Boxing Day Barbecue @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
09:00 - 18:00
26
Dec 2024

Boxing Day Barbecue should make the perfect follow-up to Christmas day for all your family and friends. With FREE entrance to Clovelly village all day, take a walk along the estate or explore the village in the morning.  Then come on down to the quay to enjoy a lunch barbecue starting at midday with live music running from 1pm to 3 pm.

The Red Lion serves some great mulled cider and delicious, hot chocolate drinks.

There will be a Land Rover available to take you back up if you do not wish to walk.

New Year's Eve Fancy Dress Party @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
19:00 - 23:00
31
Dec 2024

A fantastic New Year’s Party will be taking place for both resident and non-resident guests.  You will find it a thrilling way to welcome in the New Year in an atmospheric village setting. 

Please check www.clovelly.co.uk/events/ for details.

Make Wire Alliums - Afternoon @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
13:30 - 16:00
09
Sep 2024

Another of Chris Moss' highly popular wire sculpture courses is back. Learn to make wire alliums on this half-day course which is suitable for beginners. You will be able to take home your creations, which are suitable to be an extra feature in your garden.

This is the afternoon course, Chris will also be running a course in the morning. Early booking recommended.

Make Wire Alliums 9/9/24: £45.00

Making Wire Alliums - Morning @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
10:00 - 12:30
09
Sep 2024

Another of Chris Moss' highly popular wire sculpture courses is back. Learn to make wire alliums on this half-day course which is suitable for beginners. You will be able to take home your creations, which are suitable to be an extra feature in your garden.

This is the morning course, Chris will also be running a course in the afternoon. Early booking recommended.

Making Wire Alliums 9/9/24: £45.00

Peaky Blinders Murder Mystery Evening @ Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa

Wrexham Rd, Pulford, Chester, CH4 9DG
19:00 - 23:00
21
Jun 2024

Join us for an evening of intrigue at our Murder Mystery Event on Friday 21st June 2024 (7pm).

Play detective for the night and figure out “Whodunnit?” during an evening of twists, turns and intrigue at our ever-popular Murder Mystery event!

Arrive from 7pm to begin an evening of mystery and enigma set in the crime underworld of notorious Birmingham street gang, the Peaky Blinders. Pay close attention those around you and follow the clues to solve the murder mystery whilst enjoying twists, turns and laughs along the way.

Your evening will also include a delicious three-course meal.

Ticket: £48.00

Outdoor Theatre Experience: The Hound of the Baskervilles @ Minster Mill

Minster Mill, Oxfordshire, OX29 0RN
18:00 - 00:00
04
Sep 2024

Who killed Sir Charles Baskerville? Can anyone prevent the same fate befalling the young Sir Henry Baskerville? Is a monstrous hound really roaming Dartmoor? Why is someone systematically stealing Sir Henry’s shoes? And how does a ghostly hound manage to leave vast paw-prints and other unwelcome evidence of its existence? The original and greatest literary detective of them all, Sherlock Holmes, and his assistant Doctor Watson, tackle the most baffling case of their careers in this faithful, cheeky but chilling adaptation.

Unfold your picnic blankets or set up your outdoor seating as we invite you to join us at Minster Mill for an extraordinary outdoor theatre experience. Immerse yourself in the enchanting performance by the renowned theatre company, Illyria. It's an event that promises to be unlike any other, so come and be part of the magic!

14
May 2024
31
Dec 2024
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Located in the picturesque village of Amberley in the beautiful West Sussex countryside, experience unforgettable moments at Amberley Castle and find the event perfect for you.

Events at Buckland Manor @ Buckland Manor

Buckland, Broadway, WR12 7LY
15
May 2024
03
Jan 2025
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One of the most elegant country house hotels in the Cotswolds, experience unforgettable moments at Buckland Manor and find the event perfect for you.

Events at Buckland Manor @ Buckland Manor

Buckland, Broadway, WR12 7LY
15
May 2024
31
Dec 2024
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One of the most elegant country house hotels in the Cotswolds, experience unforgettable moments at Buckland Manor and find the event perfect for you.

Make A Wire Hen @ Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens and Nursery

Stewart Lane, Stillingfleet, York, YO19 6HP
10:00 - 16:00
05
Aug 2024

Join us at Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens to learn how to make your own wire hen sculpture under the expert guidance of Chris Moss.

This course is suitable for beginners and perfect for those of you who have previously enjoyed the half-day courses making either alliums or small birds and now want to make something more ambitious.

This workshop is an adiitonal date as the other two hen making workshops have already sold out. Early booking is therefore recommended.

Adult Ticket: £79.00
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