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Events and festivals taking place in North West Leicestershire

Mon 14 May - Wed 11 Jul 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

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 30 Jun 2018

Introducing Britain’s BEST Little Mix tribute act, Little Chix! Introducing Spice Forever, the most authentic Spice Girls tribute act in the UK!

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Wed 4 Jul 2018

Ken Hillier will explain the rise and fall of Ashby's ambition to rival Buxton and Leamington. Walk leaves the museum at 7pm.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Wed 4 Jul 2018

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 6 - Sun 8 Jul 2018

Timber is an extraordinary new festival where music, art, philosophy and sustainability will weave together into an exhilarating weekend in the heart of the National Forest

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 6 Jul 2018

The boys take you back to where it all began, recreating cover versions of 50s songs as the Four Seasons did, including hits such as, Still of the Night, Oh! Carol,

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Using and leaning various methods come and join us on this wonderful bread making experience using natural materials to cook fresh bread! Learn 3 different types of cooking bread on a campfire: Artesan Bread. Bannock. Flat Bread.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Jul 2018

Ashby Open Gardens - There are different gardens opening on each day so check the website for information. See a vast array of stunning and unusual plants in glorious locations. Plants for sale.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Jul 2018

Some of the itinerary will cover a variety of outdoor survival skills - from lighting a fire using various methods, techniques and materials, to building a protective shelter. You'll explore the psychology of survival.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 7 Jul 2018

A Pokey Hole Presentation Back in the 70’s and 80’s Jeff Lynne wrote some of the best songs ever to be recorded onto vinyl. Mr Blue Sky, Sweet talking woman, turn to stone, evil woman…the list is endless.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Get your glad rags on, release your inner hippie and join us for an unforgettable night of Live Music! A Sunshine Celebration of the Los Angeles music scene from 1965 to 1975.

Coalville

 
 
 

Fri 13 Jul 2018

A teenager gets a summer job working for a horse trainer and befriends the fading racehorse, Lean on Pete. Stars: Charlie Plummer, Amy Seimetz, Travis Fimmel

Coalville