Market Harborough Town Centre

Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco

Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco

Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco is a free street theatre festival, for one day in September the town centre is transformed into the a street arts festival.

Harborough by the Sea

31 July to 5 August Market Harborough becomes a traditional seaside holiday hotspot with sandpits, deck chairs, fun activities, stalls and entertainment.


From 17 – 19 July, escape to a gorgeous countryside farm for a weekend of stupendously good live music and utter euphoria.

Market Harborough Carnival

Market Harborough Carnival happens every second Saturday in June. This year the date is Saturday 13th June 2015

Foxton Locks Festival

Music, Entertainment, Fun fair, Craft fair
Saturday 20th + Sunday 21st June

Harborough Food Fest – is coming!

An August Bank Holiday celebration of the finest food & drink in the land! Over 100 food & drink stalls, crafts, music & cooking demos in Welland Park.

Sunday 30th Monday 31st August 11am – 7pm

Market Harborough Christmas Fayre

Not to be missed, the new Market Harborough Christmas Fayre on Friday December the 5th. The new late-night shopping style event will see the town centre transformed for the evening.

Christmas Lights Switch On

The Christmas lights grand switched-on ail take place on Friday 28th November on the square.

Bonkers for Conkers -Husbands Bosworth

Conker Championships and Welly Wanging at Husbands Bosworth. Sunday 5th October from 10:30am until 3:00pm

Lubenham Scarecrow Weekend

The Lubenham scarecrow weekend has been steadily growing in popularity, its always a great day out for the family…there will be plenty of displays, entertainments and refreshments, oh and scarecrows, and plenty of weird and wonderful things no doubt.

Arts Fresco

On Sunday, the 14th September 2014 Market Harborough will be transformed into a magical playground of exotic and funny characters, colours and sounds.

Market Hall Re-opens

The temporary sheds that used to protect the stall holders from the elements have now been removed and the Market hall is now open after being closed during refurbishments.

Hallaton Bottle Kicking

Hallaton Bottle Kicking is getting close !

Indoor Market to re-open soon!

The refurbished indoor Harborough Market is to open on Tuesday 8th April 2014.

Website updated

It has been in the pipeline for a while …the updated website is now alive and clicking (sorry).

Market stalls on the town’s square

The town’s market traders have been given a temporary home on the towns square whilst the indoor market is given an overhaul.

FREE Saturday parking till xmas

To boost local trade shoppers can enjoy free parking on Saturdays at the town’s main pay and display car parks until Christmas.

Market Harborough Late Night Shopping

Late Night Shopping in Market Harborough Town Centre.

Market Harborough Christmas Lights Switch-on

Market Harborough Christmas Lights switched on by Frances Quinn

Lubenham Scarecrow Weekend

Don’t miss the Lubenham scarecrow weekend Sat 7th & Sun 8th September 2013, its going to be bigger and better than ever!