Events for all at Althorp

Althorp House has announced open dates and public festivals taking place throughout next year.

Friday, 21st October 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:27 pm
Althorp House

There will be open days, a chance to meet some craftsmen and the return of the popular food and literary festivals.

The Althorp Food and Drink Festival will take place on Saturday and Sunday May 6 and 7.

This will champion producers and suppliers of the finest food and drink in and around Northamptonshire.

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The house will be open from May through to September and will be a chance to have a guided tour.

It will cover historic rooms that are home to one of Europe’s finest private collections of portraits, furniture, and ceramics.

The annual Althorp Literary Festival is a truly unique celebration of the written word and runs from Thursday to Sunday October 5 to 8.

There have been more than 300 novelists from a wide variety of comedians, politicians and television personalities over the years.

The speakers for next year are still to be confirmed but there will be a variety of fringe events, creative workshops, delicious food, drink and live music for all ages.

For further information about any of the events taking place next year visit