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This Month

  • JULY 2019

    JULY 2019. Celebrate 50 years of the First Man on the Moon at Wistow Maze, sleepover at the National Space Centre a new indie art exhibition from Tim Fowler, PieFest at Melton Mowbray, a gin and rum fest, Burleigh's Picnic in the Gardens and more

  • JUNE 2019

    JUNE 2019.

  • MAY 2019

    MAY 2019. What a corker of a month with food fests including The Artisan Cheese Fair, brilliant theatre, the Handmade Festival, lace up your boots to join the National Forest Walking Festival and more.

  • APRIL 2019

    New art, theatre, festivals, poetry and of course The Muddy Awards. Just some of the fabulous stuff going on this month locally. APRIL 2019

  • MARCH 2019

    MARCH 2019. Madagascar the Musical rolls into town, there's a GIN-tergalactic festival on, plus, Belvoir Castle opens its door and we can't wait for the Vegan Festival.

  • FEBRUARY 2019

    FEBRUARY 2019: From comedy to cookery, cinema and more - just some of the reasons to get up and get out this month. Here's just some of the highlights for February 2019.

  • JANUARY 2019

    JANUARY 2019: From stargazing to Sandi Toksvig's one woman show there's lots to do this month.

  • DECEMBER 2018

    DECEMBER 2018: So much happening this month I'm running out of paper! Leicester's ice skating rink comes to town, catch The Nutcracker at Century Theatre, enjoy a festive taste trail in Market Harborough, check out a panto, head to Santa's Grotto and so much more! 

  • NOVEMBER 2018

    NOVEMBER 2018: The temperature may've dropped but there's still plenty going on this month. I'm looking forward to visiting the Poppy Project in Rutland, Diwali celebrations in Leicester and dare I say...starting my Christmas shopping!

  • OCTOBER 2018

    OCTOBER 2018: It's all going on this month in Leicestershire and Rutland from the Pizza and Prosecco Fest to Rutland Food Festival. We're super excited about the opening of the highly-anticipated Queen Victoria Arts Club too.

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