What's on inAlfreton

Welcome to Alfreton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Alfreton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Alfreton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Alfreton

09
FEB
Bowling For Soup
Rock City Nottingham

Despite this punk pop band forming way back in 1994 they didnt rise from local prominence until made several supporting appearances for large punk and ska bands. Since then they have grown in popularity…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
Red Earth Theatre in Oliver Twist
Belper School

Belper based theatre company Red Earth will be performing the premiere of their new play Oliver Twist on Wed 10 Feb at 7.30pm at Belper School Theatre. Set in a Victorian Music Hall with speciality acts Dickens fable is brought to vivid…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07743 957017
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12
FEB
Paddy McGuinness
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
FEB
ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management
The BLF

Of of the main responsibilities of a manger is to make sure that employees are satisfied with their job and reaching their full potential. It is vital that a manager has the essential skills. WHO IS IT FOR This qualification is suitable…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08448 003295
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15
FEB
Thunder
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Thunder at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Monday 15 February 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Thunder tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
FEB
Runrig
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Formed on the Scottish isle of Skye Runrig are a Scottish Celtic rock group who sing both in English and Gaelic. They first appeared on the music scene in the early 1970s and have released…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
FEB
joe lycett
Glee Club Nottingham

Joe Lycett 'one of the strongest emerging comedy talents we've seen in a long time' Time Out and 2012 Fosters Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee is on tour with his all new stand‐up show. Some…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
FEB
Train The Trainer
The BLF

There is no secret to becoming a successful trainer; it is about equipping yourself with the essential skills to deliver an engaging training session.WHO IS IT FORThis course provides the essential skills for anyone involved in carrying out all forms of training.…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08448 003295
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20
FEB
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Nottingham Mechanics (Board Room)

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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20
FEB
Enter Shikari
Capital FM Arena

Enter Shikari are a British band that combine post‐hardcore music with various electronic elements. They formed in 2003 taking their name from a boat owned by Roughton Rou Reynolds uncle and a character in a…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
FEB
jimeoin
Glee Club Nottingham

Northern Irish stand‐up comedian and actor Jimeoin rose to prominence in Australia in the early 90's with his own TV show. Winning international acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe Jimeoin is one of live stand‐up comedy's…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
FEB
All at Sea
The Studio Theatre

All At Seaby Vanessa Brooks23rd ‐ 27th February 2016When the two winning couples of Meteor TVs Star‐Crossed Sweethearts head off for a romantic reunion cruise on board the Sovereign little do they realise what adventures lie ahead. A black comedy of romance…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07552 021816
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24
FEB
Tom Stade
Glee Club Nottingham

Canadian stand‐up comedian Tom Stade is a regular at the annual Edinburgh Festival and has also appeared on TV shows including Stand Up For The Week The World Stands Up and The Comedy Store. …

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
FEB
TOM STADE ‘You’re Welcome!’ UK Tour 2015/101
Glee Club Nottingham

Every inch a star.super confidence and charisma If comedy is the new rock n roll then Tom Stade is Keith Richards DAILY RECORD Back on the road after the sell‐out success of his month‐long run at the Edinburgh Festival earlier this year…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01216 932248
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25
FEB
rory mcgrath
Glee Club Nottingham

Remembers or is it forgetsStar of BBCs Three Men In A Boat and They Think Its All Over looks back on his life and career. Join Rory as he remembers some bits and makes up the rest. Contains adult themes and traces…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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26
FEB
The Comedy Club Sheffield
Mosborough Hall Hotel

The Comedy Club Sheffiled at the Mosborough Hall Hotel on Friday 26th February. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian John Newton:A Truly Globetrotting Comedian: Abu Dhabi Alicante Amsterdam Bahrain Barcelona Burma The Caribbean The Channel Islands Dubai Estonia Hamburg…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01142 484353
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27
FEB
Bandwise! 2016
Bluecoat Academy

Where is it and WhenThe next Bandwise course will take place at Bluecoat Academy Aspley Lane Nottingham NG8 5GY on Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 February followed by an informal concert for parents and friends at the Albert Hall Nottingham on Sunday…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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27
FEB
Twenty One Pilots
Rock City Nottingham

Twenty One Pilots at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 27 February 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Twenty One Pilots live…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
FEB
Wet Wet Wet
Capital FM Arena

With an incredible back catalogue of songs including three UK No. 1's With A Little Help From My Friends' 1988; Goodnight Girl' 1991; and Love Is All Around' 1994 the Glasgow lads have made…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
FEB
The Cult
Rock City Nottingham

The Cult at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 29 February 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAR
Sleeping With Sirens
Rock City Nottingham

Sleeping With Sirens at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Tuesday 01 March 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
MAR
Peter Andre
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAR
Tommy Tiernan
Glee Club Nottingham

Irish comedian and actor Tommy Tiernan is the first to admit that his style of humour can be controversial but that its based on instinct yet he has achieved the Guinness World Record for the…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAR
Machine Head
Rock City Nottingham

Machine Head at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Thursday 03 March 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAR
Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind
Glee Club Nottingham

Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind at Glee Club Nottingham in Nottingham on Thursday 03 March 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAR
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

You are purchasing guaranteed entry to the next Rolls Royce Soul Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover card PayPal chargesA legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 Rooms.This delightful setting is…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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04
MAR
Rudimental
Rock City Nottingham

Rudimental at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Friday 04 March 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAR
Field Music
Rescue Rooms

Field Music at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Saturday 05 March 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Field Music live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAR
The Rifles
Rock City Nottingham

The Rifles are a British hard‐rock band that stem from Chingford London.Bursting on to the indie scene in 2006 with their critically acclaimed debut album No Love Lost produced by Ian Broudie of The Lightning…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
MAR
X Factor Live
Capital FM Arena

You've watched them perform on your telly and now you can see them LIVE on tour. That's right X Factor fans our final eight are coming to a stage near you in February 2014 ‐…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


The Heights of Abraham

The Heights of Abraham experience begins with a spectacular cable car ride above the village of Matlock Bath. Pausing high over the Derwent river, you will have a birds eye view of the valley below.Once at the summit, explore underground in two of the area's most famous…

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

See how Denby is made, 'have a go' at painting a plate, watch a free cookery demonstration in the Emporium or browse around the shops and museum. All Tours at Denby are led by experienced Tour Guides who will take you round and explain how the pottery…

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

The Ecclesbourne Valley is one of Derbyshires most lovely and unspoilt valleys, stretching from the northern outskirts of Derby, at Duffield, to Wirksworth, an ancient market town known as the Gem of the Peak. By taking the train to the lines far northern terminus at Ravenstor on its…

Middleton Top Engine House

Middleton Top at Middleton by Wirksworth is well sign posted. From the A6 at Cromford take the B5036 and B5035 for Ashbourne. Opening times 10.30am 5pm.The Middleton Top Countryside Centre is situated on the High Peak Trail, Middleton by Wirksworth. The Top as you might expect, is at…

Midland Railway Butterley

A Standard Gauge Railway Running Steam and Diesel Hauled Passenger Trains with a Musueum Dedicated to the Midland Railway.The Midland Railway, Butterley is the home for all things associated with the Midland Railway. There is a standard gauge line which has steam and diesel hauled passenger trains. The…

Peak District Mining Museum

The Peak District Mining Museum is situated in The Pavilion at the centre of Matlock Bath alongside the A6, which runs alongside the river Derwent in a picturesque limestone gorge. Visit a museum where you can experience and wonder at the forgotten world of a Derbyshire lead…

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