30 March - 13 April
After two successful opera festivals in 2009 and 2011, and after a gap of eight years, Hinckley Opera Festival 2019 is back, two weeks of exciting events generously sponsored by Arts Council England.
Margot Fonteyn - A Centenary Celebration, celebrates the life and works of one of the world’s greatest ballerinas of all time.
Best Restaurant: Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue boasts one of the top restaurants in the region. The Marco Pierre White restaurant is the ideal location for a gourmet lunch or evening dining experience.
Best Shopping: Castle Street is filled with a mix of retail outlets and independent stores (many family businesses) that offer friendly customer service and a warm welcome.
Best Kept Secret: Astley Book Farm & Coffee Shop offers a myriad of second-hand books, including antiquarian, rare, and out-of-print books. Find your favourite authors, curl up with a book, and enjoy a warm coffee or hot chocolate.