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2012 Open Weekend events in Northamptonshire
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There are a list of events all over the county

Sport, art and dance events are being held across Northamptonshire as part of a 2012 Olympic weekend.

London 2012 Open Weekend is an annual event celebrating the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

There are 13 confirmed events including wheelchair basketball in Rushden and a dressage event at Moulton College. More will be added to the list.

With two years to the Games, the Open Weekend takes place from 23 - 25 July.

Events in the County:

Braunston Big Picnic

A mass picnic and celebration of Braunston's Playing Fields. Click here for more

BLINK Northampton

A series of artist led interventions on Northampton's Market Square. More details here

Corby Cultural Celebration -

A various sport and culture activities. Click here

Daventry Open Weekend

Sport & Cultural Open Day at Daventry Sports Park. More details here

Irchester Country Park Tree Nursery

You can help in the Community Tree Nursery. Find out more here

Waendel & Redwell Leisure Centres, Wellingborough

A variety of activities taking place at the local leisure centres. Waendel details here

Redwell details here

Love Your Park, Rushden

A family day full of sporting favourites. More details here

Wheelchair Basketball, Rushden

Take part in wheelchair basket ball. Find out more here

Moulton College British Dressage Event

An affiliated Dressage competition open to all riders. More details here

Blast Off To The Challenge, Northamptonshire County Council Central Library

Find out more about space, the stars and planets, Click here

Lings Forum Leisure Centre Open Weekend

Come down and have a go at Squash for free at Lings Forum Leisure Centre. Click here

Kingsthorpe Sports Centre Open Weekend

A variety of free sports to try at Kingsthorpe Sports College. More details here

Danes Camp Leisure Centre Open Weekend

Come down and have a go at Traversing for free. Click here

For more details on these events and other 2012 Open Weekend celebrations, click here

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