Fete / Fair / Festival

‘1952 – A Year to Remember’ Temporary Exhibition

14/05/2022 - 13/08/2022

Rutland County Museum is celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with its special exhibition ‘1952 – A Year to Remember’. As well as exploring the death of King George VI and accession of Queen Elizabeth, the exhibition looks at many of the other historic events and firsts that occurred during 1952.

Belvoir Castle Firework Champions

20/08/2022

Now in its 14th year, right here at Belvoir Castle – 4 great firework displays! Three of the UK’s best firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute firework display choreographed to music followed by a larger huge finale display.

Price from £13

Summer Fine Food Market at Burghley

27/08/2022 - 29/08/2022

Shop and enjoy the local produce in stunning surroundings of our Chestnut & Stable Courtyards. Our exhibitors will offer everything from dishes from around the world, handmade cheese, soft and alcoholic beverages, luxury sweet treats and rare breed meats.

22nd Annual Rutland Beer Festival

25/08/2022 - 29/08/2022

The 22nd Rutland Beer Festival held at The Grainstore Brewery, brings together a wide range of real ales from around the UK. Featuring over seventy Real Ales with an array of golden ales, stouts, bitters, porters and barley wines we also offer a wide selection of traditional ciders.

Burghley Horse Trials

01/09/2022 - 04/09/2022

The world’s greatest 5* equestrian event acknowledged globally by leading riders as their ultimate competitive goal. A key event towards the end of the summer social season, Land Rover Burghley attracts fantastic crowds to witness exhilarating equestrian action alongside browsing the world renowned shopping avenues and enjoying the many other attractions and activities on offer in this truly stunning location.

Festival of the Horse

10/09/2022 - 11/09/2022

Back by popular demand for its second year running, we are delighted to announce an even bigger, more spectacular Festival of the Horse will be held this summer on the Belvoir Parkland, for a weekend of thrilling equestrian entertainment suitable for all the family.

Discover Rutland Food & Drink Week

17/09/2022 - 23/09/2022

Rutland is known as being ‘The County of Good Taste’  Join us for Rutland Food & Drink Week between 17th – 23rd September 2022 to celebrate the excellent food & drink we have here.

Rockingham Castle Artisan Market

24/09/2022 - 25/09/2022

After a successful first year, the Artisan Market will return to Rockingham Castle this September, showcasing a range of Food, Drink & Craft produce.

Rutland Pet Festival

09/10/2022

Pet Stalls inside and outside Oakham Castle with food and drink stalls (for humans) in the Market Place.
There will be various competitions for your pets to enter.
More details to be announced very soon but this will be a great, fun event for all the family (and pets!!!)

Belvoir Castle Firework Champions

Belvoir Castle, Grantham, UK

Summer Fine Food Market at Burghley

Burghley House, Peterborough, Stamford, UK

22nd Annual Rutland Beer Festival

The Grainstore Brewery & Tap, Station Approach, Oakham, UK

Burghley Horse Trials

Burghley House, Peterborough, Stamford, UK

Discover Rutland Food & Drink Week

Oakham Castle, Oakham, UK

Rockingham Castle Artisan Market

Rockingham Castle, Rockingham, Market Harborough, UK

Rutland Pet Festival

Oakham Castle, Oakham, UK