May 2017

Funhouse Comedy Season Finale

Thursday 25th May, Doors 6.15pm

Funhouse Comedy returns to The Grainstore Brewery. We are delighted to bring you, on Thursday May 25th a laughter packed comedy special.

7th Annual Rutland Cider and Sausage Festival

Friday 26th May- Monday 29th May

Since 1999 the Brewery and Tap has played host to The Annual Rutland Beer Festival and from 2010 to the The Annual Rutland Cider and Sausage Festival.

Soul Slider – Cider Festival

Friday 26th May, 8.30pm

Soul Slider are the alter ego of the Travelling Riverside Blues Band, playing an amazing mix of Soul, Stax and Funk.

Mid Soul Sensation – Cider Festival

Saturday 27th May, 8.30pm

One of the best live bands on the circuit, Mid Soul Sensation bring their scintillating blend of soul, funk and reggae back the Grainstore.

Pembroke Tenneson – Cider Festival

Saturday 27th May, 5pm

Pembroke Tenneson is an Anglo-American hybrid who writes every song to be completely different from the last, at The Grainstore Brewery, Sat 27th May, 5pm.

Blue Skin Blake – Cider Festival

Saturday 27th May, 2pm

Blue Skin Blake appearing live at the Cider Festival.

Real Monsters – Cider Festival

Sunday 28th May, 8.30pm

Their repertoire includes some of the best rock songs from the 60s to today including artists such as The Who, Jimi Hendrix and Led Zepplin through to Nirvana, Muse and The Arctic Monekys.

Union Avenue – Cider Festival

Sunday 28th May, 2pm

Leicestershire based Union Avenue are a rarity on the live music scene – they are an all female acoustic duo Ruthie and Tara have a wealth of performing experience having previously worked on numerous worldwide contracts for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, P & O, Ocean Village, Bourne Leisure and many more.

Hazardville – Cider Festival

Sunday 28th May, 5pm

HAZARDVILLE are a country music band.  They are a four piece and consist of John guitar/voc, Mike bass/voc,  Roland drums and Pete guitar/pedal steel/mandolin/slide guitar/voc.

June 2017

National Water Sports Festival

Friday 2nd June to Sunday 4th June 2017

The National Watersports Festival is the largest participation water sports event in the UK. Catering for novice and intermediate water sports enthusiasts.

Atlantics @ The National Watersports Festival

Friday 2nd June, 8.30pm

We are delighted to be able to bring you the Atlantics for our first night at The National Watersports Festival on Friday 2nd June 2017.

Houndogs @ The National Watersports Festival

Saturday 3rd June, 8.30pm

The Houndogs are a young energetic band of three brothers who have been performing professionally for over 10 years, during which time they have built up an enormous following and fan-base. Their shows are captivating, fun and the chemistry between the boys on stage makes for a performance like no other. Never a dull moment!

Big Fun Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 7th June, 8pm

Big Fun Quiz of the Month

Divinity

Saturday 10th June, 8.30pm

Divinity have an ever-growing repertoire of material and specialise in Motown, Soul, Funk, Reggae and Pop. This ensures songs ‘suitable for every generation’.

All Blacks v British Lions with Breakfast

Saturday 24th June, 7.30am

Join us to watch the British Lions take on the mighty All Blacks. All three games shown on our two TV screens, preceded by a Full English Breakfast. Breakfast will be served from 7.00am until 8.15am, followed by the live games. Table reservations are essential, as we can not guarantee seats for late comers!

Oakham Festival Comedy Special

Thursday 29th June, 8pm

A superb evening of comedic fun, featuring not one, not two, not even three, but four acts that regularly appear on our TV screens! Patrick Monahan, Tom Binns, Andrew Lawrence and James Dowdeswell.

July 2017

Outlaw Eagles – Oakham Festival

Saturday 1st July, 8.30pm

Outlaw Eagles are the new kids in town! Taking on one of the world’s best-selling and loved bands of all time – the Eagles.

All Blacks v British Lion with Breakfast

Saturday 1st July, 7.30am

Join us to watch the British Lions take on the mighty All Blacks. All three games shown on our two TV screens, preceded by a Full English Breakfast. Breakfast will be served from 7.00am until 8.15am, followed by the live games. Table reservations are essential, as we can not guarantee seats for late comers!

Big Fun Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 5th July, 8pm

First Wednesday of the month can mean only one thing…

BIG FUN QUIZ OF THE MONTH!!

Whissendine 6ix

Friday 7th July, 2017

All entrants receive a race memento and bottle of beer supplied by race sponsors Grainstore Brewery in Oakham, there will be prizes for all category winners. The village Brownies will provide a barbecue on race night.

Phoenix Showband

Saturday 8th July, 8.30pm

Phoenix Showband is a 4 piece Function band in Cambridgeshire that has been playing all over the South Eastern region for many years and has built up a considerable reputation.

All Blacks v British Lions with Breakfast

Saturday 8th July, 7.30am

Join us to watch the British Lions take on the mighty All Blacks. All three games shown on our two TV screens, preceded by a Full English Breakfast.

Point Blank

Saturday 22nd July, 8.30pm

As an energetic 4 piece band, Point-Blank are on a mission to bring you the greatest live music sound covering the biggest Artists from days gone by to today’s favourites.

August 2017

Big Fun Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 2nd August, 8pm

First Wednesday of the month can mean only one thing…

BIG FUN QUIZ OF THE MONTH!!

MankyBeds

Saturday 5th August, 8.30pm

MankyBeds formed in June 2013 when Paul McGeady and Mark Cooper chanced a go at a “duet” on a drunken Thursday evening in the Black Bull, Sawston.

18th Annual Rutland Beer Festival

Thursday 24th - Monday 28th August

The 18th Rutland Beer Festival held at The Grainstore Brewery, brings together a wide range of real ales from around the UK.

Risky Trick – Beer Festival

Friday 25th August, 8.30pm

Risky Trick are a 4 piece blues band formed in 2015 and based in Stamford, South Lincolnshire.

Hazardville – Beer Festival

Saturday 26th August, 2pm

HAZARDVILLE are a country music band. They play mainly traditional/modern popular country music and cover top American artists ranging from Willy Nelson, Johnny Cash,   Kenny Rodgers, Kris Kristopherson, Merle Haggard and many more. 

Fowokan – Beer Festival

Saturday 26th August, 8.30pm

The are thrilled to bring you FOWOKAN. From their time together in “Cymande”, the legendary British funk band, FOWOKAN re-unites core member Sam Kelly with lead vocalist, Jimmy Lindsay.

Funk Soul Brother – Beer Festival

Sunday 27th August, 8.30pm

Funk Soul Brother is one of the UK’s best funk soul and party bands. A line up of nine talented musicians recreate a funktastic mixture of classic and contemporary dance tunes to ensure a full dance floor at any event.

Pembroke Tenneson – Beer Festival

Sunday 27th August, 2pm

Pembroke Tenneson is an Anglo-American hybrid who writes every song to be completely different from the last.

Blue Skin Blake – Beer Festival

Sunday 27th August, 5pm

More information coming soon.

September 2017

Big Fun Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 6th September, 8pm

Big Fun Quiz of the Month

Lounge

Saturday 16th September, 8.30pm

The Lounge are an established rock band of 10 years playing a mixture of classic covers and their own material, appearing Sat 16th Sept 2017.

Funhouse Comedy Returns

Thursday September 28th, Doors 6.15pm

More Information Coming Soon…

The Reason

Saturday 30th September, 8.30pm

The Reason are a powerful & edgy five-piece band formerly known as ‘Locked Out’.

October 2017

Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 4th October, 8pm

Big Fun Quiz of the Month

Top Banana Band

Saturday 14th October, 8.30pm

We are delighted to welcome the Peterborough based Top Banana Band to the Grainstore Brewery Tap on Saturday 14th October 2017.

Comedy in October

Thursday October 26th, Doors 6.15pm

The Grainstore Comedy Club returns in October, with an amazing Double Headliner Show.

Travelling Riverside Blues Band

Saturday 28th October, 8.30pm

More Information Coming Soon…

November 2017

Big Fun Monthly Quiz

Wednesday 1st November, 8pm

Big Fun Quiz of the Month

Vegas Motel

Saturday 4th November, 8.30pm

More Information Coming Soon…

Dirty Rumour

Saturday 18th November, 8.30pm

Dirty Rumour are a 4-piece pop & rock covers band with a funky twist, playing a wide range of covers from the 60’s to the 00’s!

November Comedy Club

Thursday November 30th, Doors 6.15pm

The Grainstore Comedy Club returns in November in style, with amazing Double Headliner Shows every month!

December 2017

Sticky Fingers at Christmas

Saturday 2nd December, 8.30pm

Sticky Fingers are the UK’s premier Rolling Stones tribute act. Based in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. The band having been entertaining fans since the late 1990’s.

Big Fun Monthly Quiz Christmas Special!

Wednesday 6th December, 8pm

Big Fun Christmas Special Quiz.

Baklash

Saturday 9th December, 8.30pm

Baklash return to the Grainstore Brewery on Saturday 9th December at 8.30pm. Last time they appeared they rocked the house, so expect a cracking night.

The Balloons at Christmas

Saturday 16th December, 8.30pm

The Balloons are a four piece band specialising in rock and pop classics from the past fifty years. They are appearing at The Grainstore on 16th December.

Rutland Big Band at Christmas

Monday 18th December, 7.30pm

The Rutland Big Band are returning once again to The Grainstore Brewery for a last hurrah before Christmas. Join us for some great swing, jazz and party music, lots of Christmas specials and maybe a few guest singers too!

Grainstore Christmas Comedy Club Special

Wednesday December 27th, Doors 6.15pm

The Grainstore Comedy Club returns in December in style, with amazing Double Headliner Shows every month!

New Year’s Eve – Los Cojones

Sunday 31st December, Band from 8.30pm

We have something just a little bit different for you this New Year’s Eve! The bar will be open as normal, but this year we have invited Stamford based Latin/Caribbean Rock Band, Los Cojones to entertain you all! They really are the B*&$$”()S!