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Things to do this week

Mon 25 Jun - Sun 1 Jul

Bands in the Park, Abington Park, Sun 1 Apr – Sun 16 Sep

Enjoy live music every Sunday afternoon from 2pm – 5pm at the Abington Park bandstand and be surrounded by the relaxing and beautiful environment of the park.

Abington Park Museum, Wellingborough Road, NN3 3HN


Screaming Blue Murder, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Fri 27 Apr – Fri 16 Nov

Don’t miss our Friday night comedy club in the Underground Studio with compere Dan Evans. This season features many of comedy’s rising stars. Visit the website to book and to see what comedy stars are on this week.

Doors 7.45pm, Show 8.15pm. Tickets £13.50.

Royal & Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, Northampton NN1 1DP


Arts, Crafts & Collectables, Daventry Museum, Tues 12 June – Fri 24 Aug
Daventry Museum are looking for local artists, crafters and collectors to exhibit their work and showcase collections to celebrate Daventry Arts Festival. It is free entry so you can browse around the work of the best of Northants. Opening times are Tues – Fri 9:30am – 1:30pm and the first Sat of the month 10am – 4pm.
Daventry Museum, 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT
Titanic The Musical, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Mon 25 – Sat 30 June
In the final hours of 14th April 1912 the RMS Titanic, on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York, collided with an iceberg and ‘the unsinkable ship’ slowly sank. It was one of the most tragic disasters of the 20th Century. 1517 men, women and children lost their lives.
Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of her passengers who each boarded with stories and personal ambitions of their own.
Royal & Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, Northampton NN1 1DP
Arts Festival Week 2018, Northampton High School, Wed 27 – Sat 30 June
Northampton High School is hosting an Arts Festival to celebrate the School’s 140th birthday. A varied programme of events showcases the School’s extensive array of performing and creative arts. The Arts Festival Invitational Day on Thurs 28 from 5.30pm to 7.00pm promises to be a fabulous event with art exhibits across the School of girls’ work from Nursery to Sixth Form.
Northampton High School, Hardingstone, Northampton, NN4 6UU
Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert, LUNA FLIX Outdoor Cinema, Stanwick, Fri 29 June
Gather your friends, family, pack a picnic and embrace the sassy nature of Priscilla. Peppered with classic disco anthems, this is an Aussie comedy classic, camp as Christmas, bags of attitude and frocks to die for! Parking is free and tickets cost £12.50.
LUNA FLIX Outdoor Cinema, Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick, NN9 6GY
Corby Sausage & Cider Festival, West Glebe Park, Corby Sat 30 Jun – Sun 1 Jul
A two day Sausage and Cider Festival to be held for the first time at West Glebe Park. In addition to the food market and street food section there will be a feast of entertainment, including live music, large selection of cider and a number of fairground rides for younger visitors.
West Glebe Pavillion, Cottingham Road, Corby, NN17 1SZ
Bad Moms, LUNA FLIX Outdoor Cinema, Stanwick, Sat 30 June
OK…get ready to ‘PAR-TAAY!!’.. it’s the comedy block-buster that is both outrageous and endearing! Bring friends and picnic (and prosecco) to a hilarious movie. Amy (Mila Kunis) has a great family and career. Unfortunately, she’s also overworked and ready to snap. Fed up, she joins forces with two other stressed-out mothers to get away from daily life. As the gals go wild with their newfound freedom, they set themselves up for the ultimate showdown with PTA queen bee Gwendolyn. Parking is free and tickets cost £12.50.
LUNA FLIX Outdoor Cinema, Stanwick Lakes, Stanwick, NN9 6GY

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