Stamford Georgian Festival 24th September


24 September 2017

Street Market on Broad Street

Peruse the various goods on sale at our lively street market.

24 September 2017

Omnibus Carriage rides

Take a trip back in time with our authentic horse drawn ride around the centre of Stamford.

24 September 2017

Mail coach rides around Burghley Park

A rare opportunity to embark on a 20 minute horse drawn experience through beautiful Burghley Park.

24 September 2017

Tours of the Town Hall

See ancient regalia, Malcom Sargent room and old jail cells.

24 September 2017

Coffee and Chocolate

Treat your taste buds to a tasting and get an insight into the start of a modern retail phenomenon. 

24 September 2017

Love and War, Sherry and Tripe

Historical novelist Peter looks beyond the uniforms and bonnets to see how people lived during a period of almost constant conflict with the French.

24 September 2017

Entertainment on the Meadows

Fun and free entertainment on the Meadows! 

24 September 2017

Stamford Walking Tour

Join Blue Badge guide Jill Collinge to see the sights of Stamford. 

24 September 2017

HMS Welland

Local vocal group HMS Welland join the festival again this year with their renditions of shanties from the Georgian era.

24 September 2017

Special mail coach ride around Stamford

For one ride only, the mail coach and horses will drive in a circuit around central Stamford for a unique view of the town.

24 September 2017

Regency Re-Jigged

Enjoy costumed dancers performing period steps for your delectation and delight.

24 September 2017

Georgian Children's Fashions

Costumier Lindsey Holmes talks and demonstrates how this period changed the way children were dressed forever.

24 September 2017

Trust me I'm a Barber-Surgeon!

A fun, educational show for all the family!

24 September 2017

Fact or Fiction?

Should we believe everything our history books tell us?

24 September 2017

The curious story of Peter The Wild Boy

With Royal Historian and author Catherine Curzon.

24 September 2017

Crime and Punishment

Enjoy this reconstruction of an actual trial held in Stamford.

24 September 2017

Afternoon Tea Dance

Period dance troupe Regency Re-jigged perform Georgian dances to watch or join in with as you enjoy tea and cake.

24 September 2017

60 Glorious Years!

Join master of ceremonies John White for a journey through those years. Cheer, boo, or sigh…

24 September 2017

Choral Evensong

Comprising the latest diverse compositions recently presented at the Chapel Royal and Westminster Abbey by Mr Travers and Mr Handel in the presence of His Majesty The King.

24 September 2017

The Madness of King George (PG)

With: Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren Scripted by Alan Bennett this beautifully realised account of the period in George III’s life when he experienced dementia muses on the nature of power and the fragility of those who must weald it.

24 September 2017

An Evening with Austen

Finishing in style......with top TV faces! Join us for a magical evening in the company of Jane Austen’s most memorable characters.


Stamford Georgian Festvial

01780 763203

Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's Street, Stamford, Lincs PE9 2DL


The Stamford Georgian Festival is core funded and organised by South Kesteven District Council