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Events and festivals taking place in North West Leicestershire

Tue 10 Apr - Mon 14 May 2018

Amateur or professional artists (age 16+) are invited to exhibit and sell their artwork in our Open Exhibition. Prizes: Best in Show £100, Runners-up Prize £50.00, judged by a panel of professional artists. People’s Prize £50,

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Tue 10 - Fri 27 Apr 2018

Enter up to 3 of your photos in our open photography competition and you could win one of our prizes. Prizes: 1ST £50, 2ND £25, 3RD £10,

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Thu 19 - Sat 28 Apr 2018

The Importance of Being Earnest is the most renowned of Oscar Wilde's comedies. It's the story of two bachelors, John 'Jack' Worthing and Algernon 'Algy' Moncrieff, who create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 27 Apr 2018

The quirky IOTA merge the solo talents of Tom Jones-mentored Sally Barker with multi-instrumentalists Anna Ryder and Marion Fleetwood.

Coalville

 
 
 

Fri 4 May 2018

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 5 May 2018

This is an unusual and exciting venue for our plant fairs in Leicestershire. The venue has lots to see and explore with something for all ages, plus the bonus of a great Plant Hunters Fair to enjoy!

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 5 May 2018

A very interesting quartet with Jeff and Barnhart from Connecticut, USA. accompanied by Spats Langham and Graham Smith.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 11 May 2018

Four members of the world’s greatest Eagles tribute band are back with a brand new show. This year, for the first time, ‘Talon – The Acoustic Collection’ will include their very own arrangements of many Eagles classics.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 12 May 2018

Castle Donington Farmers' Market was established in June 2002 and is managed by a co-operative of enthusiastic volunteers.

Castle Donington

 
 
 

Mon 14 May - Thu 7 Jun 2018

Ashby Arts festival is famous for its giant outdoor gallery! Each year many businesses around the town centre display huge paintings done by local professional and amateur artists. Get an Art around Town leaflet from Ashby TIC from 14 May.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 19 - Thu 31 May 2018

Walks for all ages and abilities to enjoy. Guided and themed walks. Beautiful places to explore around the 200 square miles of the National Forest.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

Take a leisurely stroll around the farm and woodland, taking in Canadian Bison, Red Deer, Alpacas and many more. Finish with a visit to the Antlers and Alpaca coffee and gift shop for refreshments

Ashby-de-la-Zouch