We offer live music from punk, reggae, motown and folk, as well as regular DJ sets. There is something for everyone.
Over Summer and Winter we have a wide range of activities inside the Pavilion or on our lawn - family fun days, fairs and creative workshops.
Drop in on a Wednesday to Sunday, to enjoy our cafe and artspace, for some time out and to look at our current gallery exhibition.
Check below or on Facebook @UmbrellaFair to see whats coming up at the Pavilion, and sign up to our newsletter to keep up to date with what's happening.
Thursdays February 13th - March 12th
8 - 9pm
With instructor Ry Ptah Detoxification Specialist, Nutritionist, Kemetic & Zen Yoga Teacher, Health and Wellbeing Consultant Conscious Activist £10 per session 25% discount for block bookings of 5 sessions 25% discount for previous attendance of Expansive Nutrition workshops Includes entry to monthly workshops of true health, kemetic principles, knowledge & self empowerment. Contact Ry Ptah 07575704321
February 14th-March 7th,
Who Are You: Express Yourself Art Exhibition By Marvin Mudzongo
Times vary - check Facebook or call UFO
Kudzanai or 'Marvin'... is a multifaceted spiritual light being with a visionary perspective and expressive nature.
From spoken word to poetry, music to creative arts and from graphic design to illustration Marvin is not limited in creative ways to define himself or express his explorations and discoveries. As he shares an introspective journey through a visual perspective... using imagination as a tool and guide to self development or spiritual enlightenment￼.
Marvin delivers therapeutic art workshops through his enterprise Lemonpop Workshops, providing self development arts programs based on the philosophy that are making is central to healing and wellness improving challenging executive functioning skills, increases self-esteem and stimulates creativity and imagination￼￼￼.
Friday 21st February 7.30-9.30pm
Northampton Samba Rebels
Northampton Samba Rebels will be holding regular bi-monthly practices at the Umbrella Pavilion. All welcome including new comers and beginners, there is wheelchair access. Come and make a big noise with our friendly community samba band :)
Future dates this quarter
Monday March 2nd
Friday March 20th
Monday March 30th
Next Event TBC , 12 noon - 2pm
Join us for another of Northampton Soup's events. Gather your friends and family on a Sunday with a difference. 3 to 4 pitches will take the stage with projects that benefit Northampton. All donations will revert in favor of the winning project.
Suggested donation: £5 (includes soup, bread and a vote).
If you have a project that benefits Northampton and would like to pitch it, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 4th-Saturday 25th April
Nice Crows and Other Cats: A Sophie Williams Art Exhibition
An exhibition of the art work of painter Sophie Williams during April with a launch event to be confirmed. Sophie Williams' medium is oil paints with driftwood as her canvas. Her expressionistic studies of animals, nature and people explore light and colour in a sublime way.
Make Space - Art and Craft sessions
Come and have a make, with individual and group projects. As we get to know you we can make the things available you like most. Activity and community for people with learning disabilities. Jane Lasseter is a Registered Dramatherapist with over 20- years experience of delivering the arts with people with learning disabilities. £10 per session Carers free Umbrella Cafe open throughout.
Reusing, up-cycling and creating alternative arts and crafts.
This activity is suitable for all ages, everyone is welcome.
The sessions are open to everyone and are by donation/pay as you feel.
All sessions are 1.30 pm - 4 pm and you are welcome to stay for the whole session or just a bit if you haven't much time.