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

29
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Oceana, Nottingham

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
NOV
Beans on Toast
Rescue Rooms

Beans on Toast at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Saturday 29 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Kasabian
Capital FM Arena

On the music scene since 1999 British rock band Kasabian consists of Tom Meighan on vocals Sergio Pizzorno on guitar and backing vocals Chris Edwards on bass and drummer Ian Matthews. The band have become…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
NOV
Lee Mack
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
Passenger
Rock City Nottingham

Singer song writer Mike Rosenberg is Passenger With a varying back up band for five albums of folk influenced pop rock Passenger has delivered hypnotically good all English music. Thank you Mike for putting the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
Mastodon
Rock City Nottingham

As far as heavy metal bands from the new millenium are concerned Mastodon is among the most dedicated to their craft regardless of the necessary investment. This is a band that has taken it…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
Russell Watson
Derby Cathedral

Russell Watson is a much loved English tenor termed by many the peoples tenor. He began his career singing in working mens clubs then had a breakthrough in 1999 when he was asked to sing…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Echo and the Bunnymen
Rock City Nottingham

Liverpudlian group Echo and the Bunnymen first formed back in 1978 and released their debut album Crocodiles two years later in 1980 winning them critical acclaim and chart success. Their subsequent albums Heaven Up…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
Jeff Wayne#';s War of the Worlds
Nottingham Arena

Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds will be performing live Musical at Nottingham Arena on the Tuesday 02 December 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. Buy tickets for Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds online.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Jeff Waynes War of the Worlds
Nottingham Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Saxon
Rock City Nottingham

Getting their start way back in 1976 as a band named slightly foully as S.O.B. when you look at Saxon the name they chose and stuck with a year later you are looking at true…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
The War of the Worlds
Capital FM Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Alfie Boe
Capital FM Arena

Alfie Boe the English opera singing sensation has given many performances. Alfie Boe was the lead in Baz Luhrmanns highly acclaimed Broadway production of La boheme in 2003. Boe signed with the Classic FM Presents…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Alfie Boe Sol3 Mio
Capital FM Arena

Alfie Boe Sol3 Mio at Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on Wednesday 03 December 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
DEC
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

An Evening with Noel Fielding appears live in Nottingham Nottinghamshire at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall on Wednesday 03 December 2014. For ticket prices to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall see the list of tickets available…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Nina Nesbitt
Glee Club Nottingham

Nina Nesbitt at Glee Club Nottingham in Nottingham on Wednesday 03 December 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Noel Fielding
Theatre Royal Nottingham

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Theatre Royal Nottingham on the Wednesday 03 December 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Professor Green
Rock City

British rap phenomena Professor Green will embark on the biggest tour of his career this April. The rapper has announced plans to hit up 10 of the UKs hottest venues with his unique brand of…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Merrymouth
Glee Club Nottingham

Merrymouth are a three piece folk‐orientated band featuring Ocean Colour Scene songwriter and vocalist Simon Fowler vocalsguitar Dan Sealey guitarvocals and Adam Barry pianoorgan and vocals.Lending their decades of first class musicianship Merrymouth were joined in the studio by multi‐award‐winning folk musicians…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
DEC
Madness
Capital FM Arena

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Karen Sharp Quartet
The CUBE, D├ęda

Karen Sharp ‐ tenor and baritone saxes Nikki Iles ‐ piano Dave Green ‐ bass Steve Brown ‐ drumsDerby Jazz presents this band of like‐minded jazz musicians with a wealth of experience and a shared love of great both old and…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 370911
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05
DEC
Rolls Royce Soul Night
Rolls Royce

Always Packed On The 1st Friday Of The Month Featuring DJs Kev Roberts Chris King And Guests.Best To Book On Line To Guarantee Entry. Yes Its That Busy…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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05
DEC
The Who
Capital FM Arena

The Who at Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on Friday 05 December 2014. 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 Who live in the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
Acoustic Angels
Phoenix Suite

Live music all night long doors open for 7.30pm Please feel free to visit their site on http:www.acousticangels.co.uk…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01246 234200
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06
DEC
Alabama 3
Rescue Rooms

What do you get when you add a little soul to a blues rock band then move the whole shebang to Brixton The indescribable genre‐bending beats of British band Alabama 3 or A3 as they…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
Culture Club
Nottingham Arena

Culture Club at Nottingham Arena in Nottingham on Saturday 06 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Culture Club live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
DEC
Imelda May
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
DEC
Heanor Floral Art Group Christmas Party
Wilmot Street Community Centre

Heanor Floral Art group are a friendly group that enjoy flowersdemonstrations by professional arrangers raising money for local charities and various social activities. The group celebrates christmas with a party and other activities at Wilmot Street Community Centre Heanor at 7pm…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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08
DEC
Swans
Rescue Rooms

Swans at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Monday 08 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Swans live in the knowledge that…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
Diversity
Capital FM Arena

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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