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Burghley House South Gardens Open

[ March 18, 2017 11:00 am to May 1, 2017 4:00 pm. ] Burghley House South Gardens Open

The Private South Gardens offer magnificent seasonal displays of Narcissi and spring bulbs and give an injection of formality into ‘Capability’ Brown’s sweeping vistas.

Open from 11am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm).

Admission included with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket.

Stamford Pottery Market

[ April 30, 2017; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. May 1, 2017; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ] Stamford Pottery Market at Stamford Arts Centre in the Ballroom from 10am – 4.30pm.

Free Admission

Uffington Scarecrow Festival

[ April 30, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. May 1, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Uffington Scarecrow Festival 11-4pm (weather permitting)

Classic cars, farm machinery, animals, crafts, cakes, music, games, raffle, BBQ, refreshments and more.

Admission £5 per car, £2.50 (no car) including quiz sheets, programme and map.

TRUCKFEST

[ April 30, 2017; May 1, 2017; ] TRUCKFEST at Peterborough Showground starring:

NEW Ice Road Truckers, Monster Trucks, star’s from TV’s Robot Wars, and you can meet your favourite STAR WARS and Cartoon Characters from Paw Patrol and Transformers.

Hundreds of Trucks, Attractions and Stands.

www.truckfest.co.uk

Renaissance of an English Garden

[ May 4, 2017; 7:30 pm; ] Stamford Horticultural Society Lecture – Renaissance of an English Garden at 7.30pm at the Christ Church Hall, Green Lane.

Visitors £2

Stamford Farmers Market

[ March 3, 2016; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. January 6, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. January 20, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. February 3, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. February 17, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. March 17, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. March 31, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. April 14, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. April 21, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. May 5, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. May 19, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 2, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 16, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 30, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. July 14, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. July 28, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. August 11, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. August 25, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. September 8, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. September 15, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. October 6, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. October 20, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. November 3, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. November 17, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. December 1, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. December 15, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. December 22, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] Stamford’s Farmers Markets on Broad Street, Ironmonger Street and the High Street.

Harmonica Workshops

[ January 7, 2017; 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. February 4, 2017; 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. March 4, 2017; 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. April 1, 2017; 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. May 6, 2017; 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Harmonica Workshop with Steve Lockwood at Stamford Arts Centre from 1.30 – 5pm.

Whether you’re a complete beginner or more advanced, play pop, rock, blues rhythms, cool country wails, pitch-bend all the way down and jam along with rocking solos.

(Diatonic harmonicas in C available for £8)

Tickets £35 available from the box office on 01780 763203

The Rat Race

[ May 6, 2017; ] Burghley House – The Rat Race The world’s biggest assault course followed by an Epic After-Party of Festival-Proportions.

The run itself consists of 2 options: The Full Mucker (20 miles) and Half Mucker (13 miles) option for those who want most of the obstacles but who find the full distance a little much.

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Music for all Tastes

[ March 12, 2017; 2:30 pm; April 9, 2017; 2:30 pm; May 14, 2017; 2:30 pm; June 11, 2017; 2:30 pm; July 9, 2017; 2:30 pm; August 13, 2017; 2:30 pm; September 10, 2017; 2:30 pm; October 8, 2017; 2:30 pm; November 12, 2017; 2:30 pm; December 19, 2017; 2:30 pm; ] Music for all Tastes at the Market Overton Village Hall LE15 7PL.

Come along and enjoy 2 hours of show tunes, film themes, big band, classical, ballads, orchestral, jazz and popular easy listening played by top professional artistes on quality keyboards and electronic organs.

Free light refreshments during the 30 minute interval.

March 12: Chiho Sunamoto & Jon [...]

Cry Me a River

[ May 14, 2017; 3:00 pm; ] Cry Me a River – The Holiday/ Fitzgerald & Armstrong Songbook at Stamford Corn Exchange at 3pm.

Miss Scarlet Black and her live Jazz band (plus a guest male vocalist) present a concert of heart warming jazz hits from back in the day.

Tickets £16 (£15 conc) available from the box office on 01780 766455