What's on in Oakham this weekend: enjoy a celebration of ale, an Eagles tribute, and an outdoor adventure

By Evie Payne

22nd Sep 2022 | Local News

The Grainstore host a range of live music and comedy events (image courtesy of The Grainstore)
The Grainstore host a range of live music and comedy events (image courtesy of The Grainstore)

Oakham Cask Ale Week 2022

Beginning on Thursday the 22nd of September, CAMRA's Cask Ale Week 2022 is coming to Oakham.

Running until the 3rd of October, a range of local pubs will be taking part in the CAMRA Oakham Cask Ale Week 2022, including but not limited to The Railway on Station Road and The Wheatsheaf, 2 - 4 Northgate. 

Take a cruise around the range of great pubs in the area, trying local and national ales, meeting friends new and old, and enjoying good chat.

Click here to find out more.

The Campaign for Real Ale team run a range of events locally (image courtesy of CAMRA)

Outlaw Eagles at The Grainstore

On Friday the 23rd of September, The Grainstore will be hosting the Outlaw Eagles from 8.30pm.

Outlaw Eagles are the new kids in town! Taking on one of the world's best-selling and loved bands of all time – the Eagles. A band that won the hearts of many in the early 1970s with enchanting country songs like Take it Easy and Peaceful Easy Feeling.

Outlaw Eagles cover classics such as:

Hotel California

Take it Easy

One of these Nights

Take it to the Limit


and many more!

Entry is free and the venue will be serving food before the event, so get booked in here to grab your table today.

Marathon runners will be able to enjoy views like this around Rutland Water on Sunday.

Rutland Water Full and Half Marathon

If you have had enough of the local beer and nightlife, how about the Rutland Water marathon event, taking place on Sunday the 25th of September from 9am?

Join the team for the seventh edition of this fantastic rural race on the stunning shore line of Rutland Water, offering unique views across one of the most scenic spots in England!

This event is organised by the same family team who have brought you this stunning race since 2015. 

What you get:

  • Chip timed, UKA licensed and traffic free
  • Runners receive a very warm, friendly welcome
  • Stunning rural course
  • Bespoke medal
  • Finisher t-shirt
  • Feed stations
  • Post race treats
  • Free event photos!

Join here.

If you don't fancy racing, visitors are welcome to head down for a walk and to support the runners as they make their way round this breath-taking course.

image courtesy of Rutland Sanctuary Zoo.

On top of all of this, Rutland Water's Rutland Sanctuary Zoo are reducing their opening hours to weekends only, so be sure to support this local attraction this weekend, with tickets starting at £6 and entry free for under 3's.

Find out more here.

Have a great weekend and don't forget to share your own events with us by clicking the 'Nub It' button at the top of our What's On page. We might even feature your event in our weekly round up, so get in touch today!


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