Fisherman’s Friends, Royal & Derngate Theatre, Northampton, 7:30pm, Fri 16 February
The folk act ‘Fisherman’s Friends’ are bringing traditional songs of the sea to an audience in Northampton. They have been widely credited with starting the revival of interest in shanty-style choral singing but a cornerstone of their success has been their constantly evolving and expanding repertoire. This group, formed with a strong bond of friendship, will put a smile on your face and get your weekend off to a great start!
Tickets cost £25.50 and can be booked online or by calling 01604 624811.
The Gingerbread Man, The Core at Corby Cube, Corby, 11am & 2pm, Fri 16 February
Hiccup Theatre bring their brand new version of the classic tale The Gingerbread Man toCorby.
A cheeky gingerbread hero sets off on the biggest adventure of his life. Out of the Kitchen, through the town, across the fields and all the way to the river….. Now if he could just avoid that sly old fox. With delicious live music, tasty storytelling and dollops of fun, The Gingerbread Man is suitable for children aged three and above and their families, and runs for 55 minutes without an interval.
Tickets are priced at £8.50 and can be booked by calling Ticket Office on 01536 470 470 or online.
The Corby Cube, George St, Corby NN17 1QG
Vampires Rock’s ‘Ghost Train’, Royal & Derngate Theatre, Northampton, 7:30pm, Sat 17 February
Vampires Rock are becoming one of the UK’s leading theatre tours and they are returning to Northampton with their production of ‘Ghost Tran’. Steve Steinman’s Vampires Rock is a show like no other. With a twist of rock and a hint of comedy, and jam packed with the greatest classic rock anthems that everyone knows and loves, audiences are guaranteed to be on their feet! This hilarious show certainly lives up to its rocking reputation.
Tickets cost £27.50 and can be booked online or by calling 01604 624811.
Stunt Fest, Santa Pod Raceway, Wellingborough, 10:30am – 4pm, Sat 17 February
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. Tickets must be booked in advance as they are sold on a first come, first served basis.
Adult tickets from £12, Kids 5 – 15yrs from £5 (kids under 5 go free). Family tickets available from £30. Contact the Box Office on 01234 782828 or visit the website.
Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN29 7XA