Stamford Georgian Festival "a triumph"

Stamford's third Georgian Festival has been hailed the best and most successful yet by organisers South Kesteven District Council.



2017 marks the 50th anniversary of Stamford's award as the UK's first conservation town.

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  • Stamford Georgian Festival “a triumph”
    Wednesday 27 September 2017

    Stamford’s third Georgian Festival has been hailed the best and most successful yet by organisers South Kesteven District Council.

  • It’s festival time in Stamford!
    Wednesday 20 September 2017

    Thousands of visitors are expected in Stamford this weekend as the town turns the clock back to Georgian times with a packed festival programme.

  • Win £50 in our ‘Grand Tour’ quiz!
    Friday 15 September 2017

    Take part in your own ‘Grand Tour’ around stunning Stamford.

  • Festival countdown begins
    Thursday 14 September 2017

    Stamford's third Georgian Festival is now just days away, with final preparations being made for a superb weekend’s entertainment.

  • Take part in the Saturday evening procession
    Monday 11 September 2017

    We would love local people to come along and take part in the Saturday evening procession.

  • Strange tales of Georgian times
    Friday 08 September 2017

    Was the small child captured by King George l in a German forest just feral or did he suffer from a debilitating condition?

  • Festival branches out to include ancient trees
    Thursday 07 September 2017

    Burghley's magnificent trees have joined the cast list of the Stamford Georgian Festival (21-24 September), with three special tours hosted by head forester Peter Glassey.

  • Stamford set for a double celebration
    Thursday 07 September 2017

    Stamford is set for an historic double celebration this month - a unique conservation milestone and a four-day Georgian festival.

  • Stamford Georgian Festival promises spectacular light show
    Wednesday 30 August 2017

    Stamford's Georgian Festival 'Bull Run' re-enactment will be even more spectacular this year, thanks to stunning light shows, say organisers at South Kesteven District Council (SKDC).

  • Stamford shoppers get into Georgian festival spirit
    Wednesday 02 August 2017

    Stamford's Georgian Festival returns for the third time in September - and tickets are selling fast.

  • Georgian costumes mark countdown to Stamford's third Georgian Festival
    Tuesday 25 July 2017

    Georgian costumed characters will be mingling with residents and visitors to Friday's Stamford market (28 July) as South Kesteven District Council stages the publicity launch of its Georgian Festival.

  • Get your business involved
    Friday 30 June 2017

    Get in the Georgian spirit and get involved!

  • Calling all parents ....
    Monday 22 May 2017

    With tickets already selling fast, the message for mums and dads is ... don’t miss out on the Stamford Georgian Festival fun come September 21-24.

  • Georgian Festival programme unveiled
    Wednesday 12 April 2017

    September’s Stamford Georgian Festival programme has been unveiled, promising an unmissable event as the highlight in a very special year for England’s finest stone town.



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