The Althorp Estate hosts two annual Festivals to mark the start and finish of the House Opening Period.

The Food & Drink Festival, on Saturday May 6th and Sunday 7th, 2017, celebrates the best producers and suppliers in and around Northamptonshire and is full of fun and flavour for all the family.

The 14th annual Althorp Literary Festival, takes place from Thursday October 5th until Sunday October 8th, 2017. A unique celebration of the written word, the Festival continues to attract international acclaim, hosting a stellar line up of authors and celebrities.