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What’s on – Thursday 18th August & beyond

Atomic Festival at Sywell Aerodrome, Saturday 20 – Sun 21st Aug 


What’s that you say? If only there was something innovative and imaginative to do before the summer is over?  If only there was some kind of biggest and best mid century festival in the UK?  On your doorstep?

Atomic BOOM!

If it’s retro fifties fashion, cars, music and general good times you’re after then, Sywell aerodrome will, once again be opening it’s doors offering a colourful and thoroughly fabulous trip back in time – where men were men, women were women and gosh darn – they knew how to have a good time!

Tickets include admission to all music venues and entertainment, from 10am to 11pm, including car show, vintage market, drag racing viewing area, classic car rides, dance classes and aviation museum.

Also late night music & dancing, ‘til 2am (adults only).

PLUS vintage surf riding & beachwear parade (Sat) vintage & retro flea market and drive-in & open-air movie (Sun)

With FREE parking, FREE programme, FREE trampolines, FREE roller rink, FREE crazy golf and lots more.

Lipstick, powder and paint the aerodrome red why don’t you?

Tickets can be purchased on the gate at £45 for one day, and £45 for two days

Under 16’s go FREE if they have ID with them.

Atomic Festival

Wet ’N’ Wild at Camp KP, Kids Play, Thurs 18- Fri 19 Aug

The sun has got his hat on, so let’s go out and play! Camp KP have got endless summer fun planned; making shell mobiles, riding the Zoom Flume, and be sure to pack your shorts for a wet’n’wild time!

£35 includes lunch, snacks and a 2 course hot evening meal.

8.30am until 5.30pm.

Kids Play


GREASE (PG), Stanwick Lakes, Fri 19 Aug


Hang on I thought we were done with Kernicky and crew at the Atomic Festival.  Why not get in the mood by watching the all-time favourite musical that SUMMER NIGHTS were made for! Watch this classic on a huge outdoor screen, picnics welcome!

Tickets £12.50 (under 15’s £8.50)

Doors at 7.30pm Film approx 9.00pm

Stanwick Lakes


TOP GUN (12A), Stanwick Lakes, Sat 20 Aug


Do you feel the need? The need for speed.  Well Muddy suggests you adopt the local speed limits as you visit Stannic lakes and watch Tom Cruise take your breath away!!! Stanwick Lakes celebrates the 30th anniversary of this classic 80’s blockbuster! HUGE 7m wide screen, HD picture and 4000 watts of sound will make this a special viewing.

“Gutsiest move I ever saw, Mav”

Tickets £12.50 (under 15’s £8.50)

Doors at 7.30pm Film approx 9.00pm

Stanwick Lakes


Moulton Farmers’ Market, Artichoke Pub, Sat 20 Aug


A farmers’ market, held in the garden of the Artichoke Pub in the village of Moulton, just north of Northampton. Small local producers of high quality, specialist foods at affordable prices, selling their own produce direct to the public.
10am till 1pm

Artichoke Pub


The BFG, Errol Flynn Filmhouse, Sun 21 Aug


The talents of three of the world’s greatest storytellers – Roald Dahl, Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg – finally unite to bring Dahl’s beloved classic The BFG to life. Directed by Spielberg, Disney’s The BFG tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country.

Errol Flynn Filmhouse

Jungle Jamboree at Camp KP, Kids Play, Monday 22- Fri 26 Aug


Let the kids rumble in this jungle whilst you take a well deserved break.  From 22-26 August, they can take the Bushtucker trial, build a jungle den and make a rain stick and enjoy a week of wild fun!

£35 includes lunch, snacks and a 2 course hot evening meal.

8.30am until 5.30pm.

Kids Play


Magic for Muggles, Salcey Forest, Tues 23 Aug

Another one for the kids (although I expect a few adults will want to be getting involved.  All Muggles are welcome and can choose from Potions, Plantology, Wand Whittling, Broomstick Maintenance, Runes, signs and symbols. Light a fire in the woods, find some ingredients and boil your own potion over the fire which you can then test out. Cauldrons supplied.



Salcey Forest

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