Arun Ghosh’s Funky Punky Jazz Party!, Curve Theatre, Tue 22 May – Wed 23 May
This week kicks off The Spark Festival – the largest arts festival in England and Wales for children. This particular Funky Punky Jazz Party has been specially put together by Arun Ghosh, an award winning clarinettist for pre-school audiences, taking them on journeys along rivers, through mountains and into a buzzing city. Join in and experience his exciting energy and original feel-good music.
The Illegal Eagles, De Montfort Hall, Wed 23 May
Join The Illegal Eagles for a night of pure music entertainment. The world’s official no.1 Eagles tribute is putting on another outstanding show promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail, and incredible showmanship. Featuring the very best of the Eagles’ collection including Hotel California, Take it to the Limit, Life in the Fast Lane, Take It Easy, Lyin’ Eyes, Desperado and plenty more!
Xplorer ‘Zoo Mayhem’, Hinckley, Fri 25 May
The animals are on the loose and the Zoo Keeper needs your help to find the animals and bring them all back to base. Head down to Hollycroft Park for a fun orienteering challenge for the family. Xplorer is the perfect way for children to explore the park in a safe and friendly environment whilst learning vital skills.
Hollycroft Park (Bowling Green entrance), Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0BG
Glastonbudget, Wymeswold, Leicestershire, Fri 25 – Sun 27 May
Less than a week ’til the greatest and biggest music festival begins – yep, it’s Glastonbudget!!! Better dig out those wellies and camping gear quick. Discover new, alternative music and artists and timeless classics from tribute acts, original acts, cover acts and unsigned acts. See the Glastonbudget website
for the line up and more details. Don’t miss this epic event right on our doorstep!
Turnpost Farm, Back Lane, Wymeswold, Leicestershire, LE12 6SU