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Proms in the Park, Saturday 10 June

Hollycroft park. In Partnership with Hinckley Round Table, this evening concert will feature Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Wind Orchestra. Free admission. Find out more about events at Hollycroft Park

Band with conductor playing to audience
Participants at Armed Forces day event

Armed Forces Day, Saturday 24 June

In partnership with the Hinckley combined Armed Forces and veterans community, this annual service of celebration will be led by Churches Together, with a parade through the town centre. Visit events calendar: Armed Forces Day

Hinckley BID’s Soapbox Derby, Sunday 9 July

Now in its 12th year, the annual Hinckley BID Soap Box Derby will make a very welcome return and is free to attend. This is a tremendously fun, family day for both teams and spectators. Find out more about Hinckley BID events (hinckleybid.co.uk)

Soapbox derby participant
Participant at medieval fair

Hinckley medieval family fun day, Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 July

Join in the fun with the free medieval family fun day, held by High Street Heritage Action Zone. There will be plenty to keep the family entertained throughout the day, including a barber surgeon, a children's re-enactment of the Battle of Bosworth, a jester and an archaeology talk. There will also be music, have-a-go dancing sessions, medieval knights in combat and more. Visit events calendar: Hinckley medieval family fun day

Music in the Mead

More about performances

More summer events:

  • Hinckley BID Summer of Fun, Wednesdays 19 July, 26 July, 9 August and 16 August
  • Hinckley BID Vehicle Meet, Thursday 15 June, Thursday 20 July and Thursday 17 August
  • Snap Dragon 10th anniversary, Wednesday 2 to Friday 4 August
  • Feast Hinckley, Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 August

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