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2022 Events

  • Big Weekend of Comedy in the National Forest 3- 7 February
  • Commonwealth Day on Monday 14th March
  • Ashby 20 Road Race on Sunday 20th March
  • Ashby Big Tidy Up – April ???
  • Mayor’s Civic Service. On Sunday 10th April
  • Mayor’s Civic Dinner on Saturday 7th May
  • Ashby Arts Festival commencing TBA   May
  • Ashby Food & Drink Festival on Saturday & Sunday 28th/29th May
  • Fake Festival Saturday on Saturday 4th June
  • Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Street Party on Sunday 5th June  https://www.ashbydelazouch.info/Platinum-Jubilee-Street-Party.aspx
  • Blackfordby Platinum Jubilee Picnic in the park on Sunday 5th June
  • Twinning visit from Pithiviers on TBA June (60th anniversary)
  • Ivanhoe Way Challenge on Saturday TBA June
  • Blackfordby Open Gardens weekend 25th & 26th June
  • Ashby Sport Fun Day on 26th June
  • Ashby & District Agricultural Show on Sunday 10th July
  • Jim’s Tractor Run & Family Fun Day on Sunday 24th July
  • StrEATfood Social Festival on Saturday 30th July
  • REALfest on Saturday 27th August
  • Proms in the Park on Sunday 28th August
  • Ashby Open Gardens weekend TBA
  • Ashby Statutes on Friday 16th – 20th  September
  • National Forest Way Challenge – 17th - 19th September
  • Ashby FABulous Event on Saturday 1st October
  • Blackfordby Fireworks Show on Saturday 5th November
  • Armistice Day on Friday 11th November
  • Remembrance Day on Sunday 13th November
  • Christmas Fair & Market on 3rd & 4th December
  • Santa Fun Run on Sunday on 4th December
  • Christmas Carols around the tree on Saturday 24th December
  • Please note: All dates may be subject to change; some events are weather dependent and additional events may be added to the schedule by the Town Council during the course of the year.

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