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Events and festivals taking place in North West Leicestershire

Thu 9 Aug - Sun 2 Sep 2018

The Bug Hunt will run when the 1620s House & Garden in open – Thursday to Sunday and Bank Holidays from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm. Collect a sheet from our Ticket Office, explore the 1620s Gardens to find the bugs.

Coalville

 
 
 

Fri 17 - Sun 19 Aug 2018

The Moira Furnace Folk Festival at the heart of the National Forest takes place at Moira Furnace located on the Leicestershire / Derbyshire border, one of the most picturesque settings in the industrial midlands.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Talon showcase all the classic Eagles hits from the timeless back catalogue.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sun 19 Aug 2018

Ashby Farmers Market operates on the third Sunday of every month on North Street Car Park, Ashby de la zouch, LE65 1HU. From 9am until 1.30pm.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 24 Aug 2018

Direct from London’s West End, the UK’s biggest George Michael tribute show.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 25 - Sun 26 Aug 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 25 Aug 2018

With a set list boasting an impressive range to suit all ages, with the emphasis on great hit songs from this golden era of music

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Wed 29 Aug - Sat 1 Sep 2018

A warm and touching comedy based on Chappells UK TV hit series " Home to Roost". Performance time 7.30pm and 2pm for the Saturday matinee.

Coalville

 
 
 

Thu 30 Aug - Sat 8 Sep 2018

By Ashby Dramatic Society. On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis receives an unexpected visit from her former lover Tom Sergeant, a successful and charismatic restauranteur whose wife has recently died.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Fri 31 Aug 2018

Starring Lily James, Glen Powell, and Matthew Goode. A writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island in the aftermath of World War II, when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war.

Coalville

 
 
 
Hello Heritage 2018

Sat 1 - Sun 16 Sep 2018

Organised by North West Leicestershire District Council, Hello Heritage aims to showcase the history of the area by giving free – and sometimes exclusive – access to heritage locations within the National Forest.

Coalville

 
 
 
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Sat 1 - Sun 16 Sep 2018

A Self Guided Heritage Walk around Breedon on the Hill village. Walk leaflets are available adjacent to the information board on the Village Green. DE73 8AS

Castle Donington