What's on at the castle?

Please note our events are ticketless so no tickets are sent in the post or need to be collected before the show. When arriving please give your name at the reception where we can check you into the show.

If you have difficulty purchasing online then just give us a call and we can help you get the tickets you require

Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 7.30pm. There will also be an interval where refreshments may be purchased from our Castle Cottage Café. There is limited parking for disabled access to the front of the Castle. 

Top of the pops at Christmas
Sat 10th  December 2022

Enjoy a free festive concert given by the D'Ukes of Rutland, Oakham's Ukulele Club at Oakham Castle.

The first half will include songs that have topped the charts at Christmas but have no connection to the festive season.

In the second, you are invited to sing along with the D'ukes as they perform some of their favourite Christmas songs.


Festive Family Workshop:
Christmas Horseshoe DecorationS
Thursday 22 December 2022

Drop in during the day and decorate your own unique wooden horseshoe shaped baubles.

£1.00 per person/child. No need to book.

There will also be a fun bauble hunt for children and festive treats from the cafe.

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Suitcase Shakespeare - 
Friday 17th March 2023

In 'Suitcase Shakespeare' two actors bring to life an entire Shakespeare play using only what’s in their suitcases!
You can expect side-splitting comedy and toe-tapping live music in this fantastic 45 minute version of Shakespeare’s most popular play!

Suitable for all aged 6 - 106

“Absolutely brilliant! Perfect family evening entertainment!” “Absolutely loved it and laughed my head off the whole time!” “So clever. So funny. And jam packed with .... everything!” “Loads of energy and loads of laughs. The 45 minutes flew by!” Audience reviews