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

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Notts County FC Business Academy
Meadow Lane Stadium

Monthly Business networking event at the famous Meadow Lane Stadium in Nottingham.Business Academies is a ground breaking and innovative means of bringing businesses and consumers together. Through our unique partnerships with professional sports clubs and the businesses surrounding those clubs we have…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01623 884900
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Alvvays
Rescue Rooms

Alvvays at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Thursday 03 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Alvvays live in the knowledge that youve…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

Two rooms for Dancing pleasure;Main Motown 60s70s Floorfillers with Kev Roberts Chris King and Ozz Hear Moody Woman Youve Been Cheating Just A Little Misunderstanding I Got A Feeling A Little Bit Hurt Rescue Me and many more club favouritesand a dedicated…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Nottingham

4 brilliant comedians from the top of the UK and International circuits.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Alan Carr
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Secret Affair
The Flowerpot

Secret Affair at The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday 04 September 2015. 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 do the…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Derby Record Fair
St.Peter’s Centre

Remember the days of Mega stores filled with masses of vinyl records They return for one day on 5th September when the world famous VIP RECORD FAIR returns to the St.Peters Centre in Derby.VIP Record Fairs can guarantee record ‐ breaking numbers…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 752815
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Nottingham Mechanics

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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UB40
The Flowerpot

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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BIG Walkies Chesterfield
Holmebrook Valley Country Park

Come and join us for the BEST WALK EVER at Holmebrook Valley Country Park More trees more pals and loads of reasons to slobber. Give your dog a day of delight and raise money to help protect dogs and other animals from…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03001 230123
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The Gilded Merkin
Glee Club Nottingham

Burlesque and Cabaret featuring performances from Joe Black Tina Turner Tea Lady and Betsy Rose.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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The Venue Derby Comedy Club
The Venue

Host Comedian ‐ Tony Simpson Tony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio York.Tony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can interact with any kind of audience. Finding fun energy and positivity in life provide a platform for his…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01332 203545
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Paul Chowdhry
Glee Club Nottingham

After a fantastic gig at the Indigo O2 and a great Edinburgh Festival run Paul will be taking his show Paul Chowdhry NOT PC out on the road.Brand new material and unscripted improvisation is his…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Michael McIntyre
Capital FM Arena

British stand‐up comedian Michael McIntyre burst onto our screens with his first DVD Live and Laughing in 2008. As the fastest‐selling comedian at the Edinburgh Festival Michael won the award for Best Live Stand‐Up…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Young Kato
Rescue Rooms

Young Kato at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Thursday 10 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Young Kato live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Creative Writing Taster Session
Derby Central Library

Special Event: Creative Writing Taster Workshopwith Alex DavisSpecial Event WorkshopDay & Time: Friday 122pmDate: 11 SeptVenue: Derby Central Library The Wardwick Derby DE1 1HSCost: £16 £14 concBooking Code: WSD01This taster session is ideal for anyone looking to get a feel of whats…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Friends Meeting House

Information lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno GroeningThrough 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…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07599 209293
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Brother Bones
Bodega Social

Brother Bones at Bodega Social in Nottingham on Saturday 12 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Brother Bones live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Let's Write a Book
QUAD

LETS WRITE A BOOK12 WEEK CREATIVE WRITING COURSEMondays 14th September ‐ 30th November QUAD Derby6:30pm ‐ 9:00pm Tutor: Alex Davis This extended twelve week course not only covers the theory involved in creating a book but also enables students the time and…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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The Sword
Rock City Nottingham

The Sword at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 14 September 2015. 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…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Dog Fashion Disco
Rock City Nottingham

Dog Fashion Disco at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Wednesday 16 September 2015. 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

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InMe
Rescue Rooms

InMe at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 16 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch InMe live in the knowledge that youve…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The World of Writing and Publishing
QUAD

THE WORLD OF WRITING AND PUBLISHING12 WEEK CREATIVE WRITING COURSEThursdays 17th September ‐ 3rd December 6:30pm ‐ 9:00pm Tutor: Alex Davis Guest Speakers Join course tutor Alex Davis and a superb array of guest speakers for a writing course giving you…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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Florence and the Machine
Capital FM Arena

Florence and the Machine have been going from strength to strength since their chart topping album Lungs in 2009 and unavoidable cover of Youve Got the Love ‐ the latter partly aided by Dizzee Rascal…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Wildhearts
Rock City Nottingham

The Wildhearts at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Thursday 17 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Wildhearts live in the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Rolls Royce Derby Disco Special
Rolls Royce

Special one off Disco night with music from the 70s‐90s featuring Craig Strong Ozz and Tall John Only £5 All Night. Superior venue. Large Car Park.…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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The Pretty Things
The Flowerpot

The Pretty Things at The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday 18 September 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Ugly Kid Joe
Rescue Rooms

Ugly Kid Joe at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Friday 18 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ugly Kid Joe tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Wild Ways Walk
Lady Manners School

It's back the 39th WILD WAYS WALK and a new walk THE WILD WAYS TRUNDLE returns on Saturday 19th September 2015. This classic event has taken place for over 38 years and again takes you through the picturesque Peak District in Beautiful…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: Pleasee mailus
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Cor Glanaethwy
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Cor Glanaethwy at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday 19 September 2015. 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: 13.6 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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