“We all know that pleasurable exercise is good for the mind and for the body. I have good reason to believe that the park I have formed in Kettering has changed the lives for the better"

Charles Wicksteed.

“We all know that pleasurable exercise is good for the mind and for the body. I have good reason to believe that the park I have formed in Kettering has changed the lives for the better"

Charles Wicksteed.

The Wicksteed Charitable Trust receives no regular external funding to help maintain the park as a truly unique, freely accessible public space. To help donate at this difficult time click here:

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Smile With Wicky

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80s In The Park

25th June 2021

On Friday 25th June 2021, the park grounds of Wicksteed Park will be transformed into an incredible concert arena! Some of the biggest 80's Icons will take the stage, including Billy Ocean, Bananarama, T'Pau, Go West, Cutting Crew and Chesney Hawkes - with Massaoke 80's providing a warm up with all of the greatest 80's anthems!

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Back to the 90’s

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Rewind back to the '90s with the amazing Chromatic! Relive one of the best musical eras with songs like Vida Loca, Rhythm is a dancer and more you'll be Dancing in the Moonlight by the end of the night!

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Russell Kane - On The Spot!

13th July 2021

Russell Kane is coming to Wicksteed Park for an evening of laughter and brings a host of comedians with him! Book tickets and start your 2021 with an evening of laughter here!

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Volunteer Today

Are you interested in volunteering at Wicksteed Park? Would you like more information on what you can do to get involved and help us?

Download our volunteer guide to find out how you can get involved below.

Volunteer Guide

Did you know?

Wicksteed Park, is wholly owned by Wicksteed Charitable Trust and is a Grade II English Heritage Listed Park & Garden. The park was founded in 1921 as part of the extraordinary legacy of Charles Wicksteed which extends beyond the Recreation Park he created. As an entrepreneur and innovator Charles was also an inventor and respected successful engineer.

Our community, education and heritage activities promote the precious historic landscape, heritage rides and provide new opportunities for communities to engage and participate.

Wicksteed Private Hire

Are you looking for a versatile, fun-filled venue for your next private function or team building outing? Wicksteed Park offers several private hire options from corporate events to extravagant weddings.

With a variety of rooms dedicated to special events, as well as group bookings for rides and attractions around the park, Wicksteed is a great option to add to your venue considerations.

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