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Events and festivals taking place in North West Leicestershire

Fri 26 Apr 2019

Bye Bye Baby are a jaw­-dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons’. Incredible four part harmonies, roof raising falsetto complete with energetic dancing.

Coalville

 
 
 

Thu 2 - Sat 11 May 2019

A dark comedy - a battle of wits and arms staged on an allotment, and tells the hilarious story of three pensioners, all former soldiers who meet a wild young woman who turns up to claim a vacant plot, but she hasn't a clue about gardening.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 
Ashby Arts Festival Programme 2019

Fri 3 - Mon 6 May 2019

Many locations around the town host exhibitions, musical performances, workshops and talks. We have events aimed at all ages and all abilities so we are sure you will find something in our programme to interest you.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 3 May 2019

Dr Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist, who is about to embark on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In need of a driver and protection, Shirley recruits Tony Lip,

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 4 May 2019

Help paint a mural in St Helen's Churchyard. Materials provided, open to all ages, just don't wear your Sunday best! Part of Ashby Arts Festival.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 4 - Mon 6 May 2019

Open Art and Photography Exhibitions at Ivanhoe College, North Street, Ashby LE65 1HU. Yarn Bomb Market Street by Ashby Spa WI. Ashby Retailers Window Trail. Ashby Writers Club flash fiction and poetry in coffee shops all week.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 
Plant Hunter Fair 1620s House

Sat 4 May 2019

The venue has lots to see and explore with something for all ages, plus the bonus of a great Plant Hunters Fair to enjoy! The Old Barn Tea Room will be open and serving home baked cakes, light lunches and hot and cold drinks.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 4 May 2019

Drop in and create your own Rock Band or paint your favourite song or scene. All rocks, paints and supplies will be provided. Create your own art at these fun activity sessions. Part of Ashby Arts Festival.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 4 May 2019

Join us for a favourite hymn sing-a-long at St Helen's Church. All Welcome. Part of Ashby Arts Festival.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 4 - Mon 6 May 2019

See the Monsters from Timber 2018 . Join in the FREE interactive craft workshop for children and families today only! Pick up a Monster Hunt Sheet at participating retailers in the town, or from the Arts Festival Gallery at Ivanhoe College.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 4 May 2019

Chorus Theatre present a new adaptation of the classic fairytale by J.M Barrie. Featuring music, songs and puppetry. This magical show is suitable for family audiences.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 4 May 2019

Bring a treasured or interesting object with a story behind it to this friendly workshop and share your story with others. Easy warm up games will get you in the mood to tell and then write your own story.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch