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Things to do

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Oakham is a lovely traditional market town with plenty of shopping and lots to see, pop to the market on a Wednesday or Saturday.

You can visit Oakham castle , Rutland County Museum, Rutland Farm Park and plenty of cafes , bars and restaurants.

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5 miles away is Rutland Water which provides great places to walk and plenty of activies including Rock climbing, water sports, mini golf , bird watching, fishing, man made beach area for relaxing and barbequing , Rutland zoo, seasonal aquapark or take a ride on the Rutland belle!

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Other places to visit include the towns of Stamford or Uppingham only a short drive away.

Burghley House , Belvoir Castle, Belton House, Grimsthorpe Castle , Rockingham Castle, Deene park, Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre, Barnsdale Gardens, Rocks by Rail are all worth a visit.

Whats on:

Jousting & Medieval Living History Village at Rockingham Castle 18/06/2023

Extonbury 2023 01/07/23

Battle Proms Concert at Burghley 08/07/2023

Party in the Park, Oakham 09/07/2023

Global Birdfair 2023 14/07/2023 - 16/07/2023


Classic Ibiza Concert at Burghley 29/07/2023

AleHouse Rocks Music and Beer Festival, Grainstore 28/07/2023 - 30/07/2023


Ashwell Prison Ghost Hunt in Oakham with Haunted Happenings 04/08/2023 - 05/08/2023

21st Century ABBA & Queen at Rockingham Castle 12/08/2023

Silent Disco at Rutland Showground 18/08/2023

Firework Championships Belvoir Castle 19/08/2023

Rutland Music Festival 2023 18/08/2023 - 20/08/2023

Bands in Oakham Bandstand. Every Sunday from 9 June – 27 August

Defender Burghley Horse Trials at Burghley House 31/08/2023 - 03/09/2023

Burghley House | Defender Burghley Horse Trials

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