Rugby First is proud to produce the Bikefest, Rugby Food & Drink Festival, Festival of Culture and Christmas Lights Switch On events, alongside a vibrant calendar of activity all year round.

Events Timetable
Coming Up

Sunday 17 May 2020

A free, family friendly day out, with a huge display of motorbikes , live music, funfair and market stalls.



Festival of Culture 2020

Sunday 20 June – Sunday 28 June 2020
A lively programme of music, dance, comedy, theatre, film, art and literature.


Rugby Food & Drink Festival

Saturday 27 June 2020
A delicious line-up of 50 hand-picked local food and drink stalls.

Rugby in Bloom 2020

Help the town look beautiful with hanging baskets and support Rugby’s entry into the Heart of England in Bloom

Download your Form Here

Past Events
Christmas Lights Switch On

Sunday 17 November 2019
More than 6,000 people enjoyed the music and entertainment in town last year.

What’s On

Check our Facebook page and the Rugby Town website to find out what’s on in Rugby. Here you will be able to book tickets for events, find recommendations on where to eat and drink, benefit from retail promotions and offers, as well as shopping guides to make the most of your time in Rugby.