What's on in Countesthorpe

Village events are detailed below. If you are organising an event that takes place in Countesthorpe, consider adding it to our listing.
 
December   2018  top

20th December 2018 [Thursday]
LE8 FIVE Brass Quintet Festive Music
12noon-2pm - Leicester New Market Square

Festive Music at The Craft Fair in Leicesters New Market Square


23rd December 2018 [Sunday]
Carol Service
Service starts at 4pm - Countesthorpe Methodist Chapel Wigston St

Mince pies/cakes/coffee/tea after the service


24th December 2018 [Monday]
Christingle Services
3.00pm and 5.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Christmas Eve Christingle services.
A delightful children's service to raise money for The Children's Society


24th December 2018 [Monday]
'Midnight' Communion
11.30pm - St Andrew's Church

Annual Christmas Eve Midnight Holy Communion


25th December 2018 [Tuesday]
Christmas Day Service
Service starts at 10am - Countesthorpe Methodist Chapel Wigston St

Short service to start the Christmas celebrations. Perhaps bring one of your presents along to show everyone!


25th December 2018 [Tuesday]
All Age Christmas Communion
10.00am - St Andrew's Church

Christmas service for all the family
 
January   2019  top

18th January 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Kate Dimbleby Sing Happy
Doors 7pm show starts 7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

A cabaret artist at the top of her game, Kate (daughter of broadcasting icon David) Dimbleby's acclaimed one-woman a cappella show is a 'life affirming, must-see show' (Sunday Times), weaving stunning vocals with self-deprecating humour.

Magnetic stage presence and self-deprecating humour tells the story of how 'she found her own voice’.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc. or on the door


19th January 2019 [Saturday]
Messy Church
4.00-6.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Worship and Activities for all the family


20th January 2019 [Sunday]
Joint Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
11.00am - St Andrew's Church

Worshipping together in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
 
February   2019  top

9th February 2019 [Saturday]
Active Arts Helix Ensemble
Doors 7pm show starts 7.30 - St Andrews Church

A most welcome return of the award winning Helix Ensemble, a flexible group of experienced musicians from the East Midlands who perform chamber music and small orchestral works all over the country.

Tickets from Helix or our Hotline
0753 1440 365 at £10 each.

 
March   2019  top

9th March 2019 [Saturday]
Active Arts Annual Art Exhibition
1pm-4.30 - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

One of the most important art exhibitions in the county, now in its 28th year.
Over 300 works of art from professional and amateur artists.
Watercolours, ceramics, sculptures, photography.

Most available for sale Admission £2.50 Includes coffee & biscuits

Children free


9th March 2019 [Saturday]
Leicester Caledonian Society - President's Night/Haggis Supper Ceilidh
7.00pm for 7.30pm start - Countesthorpe Village Hall

A full evenings Entertainment. Starting with the entry of our President to the music of the bagpipes. This is followed by
ceilidh dancing, singers, Demonstrations by the R S C D S
Display team.The pipes and Drums of the Society.
Followed by our traditional 2 course supper of Haggis, neeps & tatties, dessert and Tea or Coffee. Followed by a raffle and more songs and dancing. The evening closes at 11.00pm

Price and Contact details will be available in the New Year


10th March 2019 [Sunday]
Active Arts Annual Art Exhibition
10.30-4.30pm - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

One of the most important art exhibitions in the county, now in its 28th year.
Over 300 works of art from professional and amateur artists.
Watercolours, ceramics, sculptures, photography.

Most available for sale Admission £2.50 Includes coffee & biscuits

Children free


15th March 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Big Band Night
7.30 - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

We used to give you two bands, now thanks to inflation we have THREE Bands for you.
The Enderby Big Band etc.etc.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc.

 
May   2019  top

10th May 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Variety Show
7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

Countesthorpe’s own Variety concert in Countesthorpe village hall with

Sliphorn. A trombone led jazz collective.
Acoustic Sound-Debbie & Nic
Fourplay Ladies a cappella group -and a host of other friends.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc.
 
June   2019  top

21st June 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Return of Rockbottom
7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

“….. Rock Bottom have their following of
1000 or so fans who like their style……”
Iain…Fanzone

Tickets £10.*From Active Arts hotline
0753 1440 365

 
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