What's On

Looking for things to do in the Anglian region? Then look no further! Open year round, our water parks play host to a wide range of events, whatever the season. From open water swimming events to fishing competitions and school holiday activities for the kids, at our water parks there is something for everyone!

At our larger parks, including Rutland Water, Grafham and Pitsford Water Park, we also offer group and corporate event days. 

Our child-friendly events are available during school holidays and we also offer special packages for schools.

To find out what’s on at your local water park, view our event calendar, or check out the activities on offer at each of our locations.

  • Sailing

    Level 2 Sailing Course

    Welcome to the world of sailing!

    Build your confidence and develop your skills. On completition of this course, you will have a basic knowledge of sailing and sailing in light winds without and instructor on board. It will be assumed that every student starting this course has already mastered the practical skills and absorbed the background knowledge require for level 1 start sailing. Both courses can be combined, Dhinghy or multihull capsize recovery will be conducted in a controlled manner, one boat at a time, with suitable rescue boats in attendance.

    Age range:


    Course Duration:

    2 days


    £240 per person


    Rutland Watersports Centre, Bull Brigg Lane, Whitwell, Rutland, LE15 8BL


  • Rapunzel - Outdoor Theatre

    Rapunzel - Outdoor Theatre

    Let your hair down and get tangled in a brand-new musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale, Rapunzel!

    This fast-paced, larger-than-life production contains all the ingredients Immersion’s loyal audiences have come to love and expect, including a laugh out loud script, heaps of audience interaction, a host of catchy songs, unforgettable characters, and maybe even the odd water gun or two! With magic and mayhem throughout, this is one hair-raising adventure the family won’t want to miss!

    Performances last approximately 110 minutes and include a 20 minute interval. Suitable for ages 4 plus. Please bring your own low-backed chairs or rugs. Performances will continue in wet weather so please come prepared!  You are welcome to bring your own picnics/refreshments. Please contact the venue if you have any access queries. Under 3’s go free.


    Show starts at 2:00pm


    Click the link below for tickets!


    All tickets are non-refundable.


    Barnsdale Car Park, Rutland Water, LE15 8AB


  • Paddle Session at Rutland Water

    Pete's Paddle Sessions

    Make a splash and join us for some paddle sessions here at Rutland Water! 

    Petes Paddle Sessions - ALL ABILITIES WELCOME!

    Pete is one of our British Canoeing qualified instructors here at Rutland Watersports. He tailors his sessions to suit the abilities, skills and needs of the participants in his group.​

    Whether you're a novice or an expert... come along and have a go!​ Any age or ability is welcome!

    Session times:​

    10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm.​

    Crafts available:​

    Kayak, Canoe, Stand up paddle board​


    £25 per person for a 2hr session ​(Including equipment)


    Rutland Watersports Centre, Bull Brigg Lane, Whitwell, Rutland, LE15 8BL


Fishing, walking, cycling, water sports

Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.