Fancy giving cricket a go this summer? Women’s Softball Cricket Festivals are coming back to Northamptonshire.

What is it?

No pain, all gain! Soft Ball Cricket is a new, fun, fast, social game for all abilities featuring a, you guessed it, soft ball. Women’s Soft Ball Cricket Festivals are set to take over this summer during the ICC Women’s World Cup. Expect something different!

Where and When is it?

The Women’s Soft Ball Cricket Festivals in Northamptonshire will be held at Burton Latimer Town Cricket Club (Sunday 23rd July 2017), Irthlingborough Town (Sunday 13th August 2017), Stony Stratford Cricket Club (Friday 25th August 2017) and West Haddon & Guilsborough Cricket Club (Sunday 27th August 2017)

Who are the festivals for?

The Women’s Soft Ball Cricket Festivals are for everyone but specifically aimed at women who have not played cricket before.

What do you need to bring?

Nothing – all equipment is provided including a free t-shirt. There is car parking, changing rooms, music and food. There is no dress code.

Where can I sign up?

We currently have 9 confirmed festivals.
Please ensure you register using the following links:

Burton Latimer Cricket Club- 20th May 1-4pm

Earls Barton Cricket Club- 27th May 11-2pm


Middleton Cheney Cricket Club- 17th June 1-4pm
Brixworth Cricket Club- 24th June 1-4pm

Irthlingborough Cricket Club- 8th July 11-2pm

Brigstock Cricket Club- 10th July 6-9pm


Rothwell Cricket Club- 5th August 1-4pm

West Haddon & Guilsborough- 26th August 10-1pm

Brigstock Cricket Club- 30th August 6-8pm


Raunds Cricket Club- 2nd September 10-1pm


Duston Leisure Centre- 9th September 10-1pm



To find out about other Softball Festivals happening around the country visit the ECB website: