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

10
DEC
Information lecture: Help and Healing
The Nottingham Mechanics (Board Room),

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 Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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10
DEC
Nottingham's Lady Bay Vintage & Antiques Fair
Nottingham Rugby & Sports Club

We have moved to a bigger venue. Youll see lots of new stalls stands & exhibitors that you wont have seen before from across the country selling all sorts of good quality vintage MidCentury modern antiques for you and your home. From…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07702 291334
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10
DEC
Michael Ball Alfie Boe
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Michael Ball Alfie Boe at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday 10 December 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. …

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
Against Me
Rescue Rooms

Against Me at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Sunday 11 December 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 Against Me live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
DEC
Ash
Rock City Nottingham

Ash at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 12 December 2016. 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 GetMeIn…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
Super Furry Animals
Rock City Nottingham

Super Furry Animals at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Friday 16 December 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Super Furry Animals tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
The Human League
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Puff up those shoulder pads and feather that mullet The classic 1980s New Wave electronic band The Human League are back and are set to embark on a major tour of the UK this summer.The…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
DEC
Jason Donovan
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Jason Donovan at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Tuesday 20 December 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
DEC
The Overtones
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

The Overtones have stormed onto the scene of popular music in both the United States and the UK and they have done so with relatively simple and incredibly catchy music. The mood of their…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
DEC
Christmas Soul & Motown night
Westgate Suites

The Westgate Suites West Gate Long Eaton Notts NG10 1EHAbsolutely Packed Casual but smart pleaseALWAYS THE LAST FRIDAY of the MONTH EXCEPT Decemberthe Friday before Christmas4 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50 after Open…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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23
DEC
Katherine Jenkins
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
Flowerpot

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
DEC
New Year's Eve Comedy And Party - Nottingham
Just The Tonic at The Belgrave Rooms

Just the Tonics New Years Eve Comedy Show and PartyCome and see the New Year in with one of the best comedy line ups in the country with Tom Stade Garrett Millerick Troy Hawke and Freddie QuinneJust the Tonic have taken over…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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08
JAN
Resolution Run
The Beckett School

Perfect Motion and Virtual Runner have teamed up to bring you a fast flat 5k on 8th January 2017 The event will see runners start the new year with a 5k route around Nottinghams Victoria Embankment. The event will raise important funds…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01159 258777
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14
JAN
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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14
JAN
Meshuggah
Rock City Nottingham

Meshuggah at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 14 January 2017. 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 service.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
JAN
DirtyFilthySexy Presents Kim Chi
Spanky Van Dykes

Get ready for Kim Chi This Chicago based hi‐fashion queen finished Top 3 and was the fan favourite to snatch the crown on Season 8 of RuPauls Drag Race and she is making her Nottingham debut for a very special show at…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07432 111545
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28
JAN
Evil Scarecrow
Rock City Nottingham

Evil Scarecrow at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 28 January 2017. 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

04
FEB
Absolute Bowie
The Venue, Derby

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 203545
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04
FEB
Calling 1000 adults - 18-30's
Create Theatre, Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Are you 18‐30yrs or know someone who isDo you believe in the God of the Bible or are you searching for answers Youve come to the right place We are coming to flagship venue in Mansfield to launch TrustUK the 18‐30s arm…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07971 737542
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04
FEB
Vampires Rock - Ghost Train
Mansfield Palace Theatre

All aboard the Ghost TrainSteve Steinman has ramped up the vamp inthis spectacular sequel to the phenomenallysuccessful Vampires Rock. This rock‐tastichilarious musical concert lives up to its rockingreputation. A tongue in cheek story spellbindingcast fang‐tastic fire routines guitar gods andsexy vampettes take…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01623 633133
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23
FEB
Andy Zaltzman
Glee Club Nottingham

PLAN ZThe marginally less successful half of global hit satirical podcast The Bugle performed with John Oliver since 2007 is back on tour to plot his planets path to andor from preservation andor perdition.In a show encompassing national identity hope fear and…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
FEB
Mike The Mechanics
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Mike The Mechanics at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Friday 24 February 2017. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
MAR
Paul Carrack
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAR
Oysters 3
The Glee Nottingham

Oysterband from a different angle by popular demand Oysters 3 take to the road again in 2017John Jones Alan Prosser and Ian Telfer the three founder members and creative heart of folk‐rock legends Oysterband invite you to an evening of fresh acoustic…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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18
MAR
Devin Townsend Project
Rock City Nottingham

Devin Townsend Project at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 18 March 2017. 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…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
MAR
Anderson Rabin and Wakeman
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Anderson Rabin and Wakeman at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Tuesday 21 March 2017. 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…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAR
Faure's Requiem
St Mark's Church,

Come and join Mansfield Choral Societys performance of Faures Requiem. Conducted by their Artistic Director Dr Peter Siepmann and accompanied by Stephen Wall and John Ogdon award winner Isaac Savage.…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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26
MAR
Russell Howard Round the World
Capital FM Arena

Russell Howard Round the World at Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on Sunday 26 March 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Russell Howard Round the World tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
APR
Egypt - blues rock in Derbyshire
CLOWNE COMMUNITY CENTRE

UK blues rock three piece band formed in 1987 all former members of legendary progressive blues outfit The Groundhogs.www.egypt‐blues.co.ukwww.facebook.comegyptbluesEgypt is a UK blues rock three piece band formed in 1987. Eric Chipulina ‐ guitarvocalsAlan Fish ‐ bassvocalsPeter Correa ‐ drums All three…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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