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

31
JAN
The Best In Live Stand-up
Glee Club Nottingham

The Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy ‐ 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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31
JAN
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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31
JAN
The Comedy Club Derby
Derby County FC

Enjoy 3 Top comedians hand‐picked by no one less than the experts here at The Comedy Club so you know youre in for an epic night of fun and laughsHost Comedian ‐ James RedmondCoronation Street ITV Emmerdale ITV Hollyoaks Ch4 Casualty BBC1…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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01
FEB
Charlie Simpson
Rescue Rooms

Charlie Simpson has long and varied career behind him despite being just twenty‐six. He began as a teenager with pop band Busted a highly successful act with huge sales and two Brit Awards that paved…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Mansfield Rock Choir
William Kaye Function Hall

The local Mansfield choir is run by singing teacher Jennie Harwood. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Belper Rock Choir
Belper School

Your local Belper choir is run by singerpianist Jennie Harwood. The choir is for all ages and all the local Derbyshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and Guinness World…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Mickleover/Derby Rock C
Mickleover Community Centre

Your friendly local Derby choir is run by Derbyshire based musician Jennie Harwood. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the Derby Rock Choir
Osmaston Park Community Centre Hall

The Derby Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Jennie Harwood. The Derby branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Derby community causes and events all the local Derbyshire choirs come…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the West Bridgford Rock Cho
West Park Sports Pavilion

The local West Bridgford choir is run by singerpianist Jennie Harwood. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local West Bridgford and wider Nottinghamshire area. We…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
Justin Townes Earle
Glee Club Nottingham

Son of Steve Earle tours his Single Mothers album.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
FEB
Sam Bailey
Theatre Royal Nottingham

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
FEB
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

04
FEB
The Staves
Rescue Rooms

The Staves at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 04 February 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 Staves live in the…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Nottingham/Beeston Rock
Junior Hall

The Beeston Rock Choir is led by Nottinghamshire based musician Jennie Harwood. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Beeston and wider Nottinghamshire area. We…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the West Sheffield Rock Cho
Dore and Totley United Reformed Church

The local Sheffield choir is run by vocal teacher Kate Threlfall. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Sheffield Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
Peace
The Bodega Social Club

Peace at The Bodega Social Club in Nottingham on Thursday 05 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Peace tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
FEB
Alex Garnett's Bunch of Fives
The CUBE, D├ęda

Alex Garnett ‐ saxophone Brandon Allen ‐ saxophone Liam Noble ‐ piano Michael Janisch ‐ bass James Maddren ‐ drumsDerby Jazz presents Alex Garnetts Bunch of Fives bringing the duelling two tenor saxophone line‐up of yesteryear into the new territory of contemporary…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 370911
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06
FEB
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 Rooms.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly night out.Open 8pm‐1am Admission £6 before 9.30 £7.50 after.If you book in advance well add your name to the guest list simply print…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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06
FEB
One Night Only
Rescue Rooms

One Night Only at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Friday 06 February 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…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
FEB
BGS Trainees Weekend 2015
Nottingham Conference Centre

Who should attend:The meeting will be of benefit to all registrars training in geriatric medicine and is targeted at them. It may also benefit other specialist trainees who will come into regular contract with older people and are interested in the specialty:Junior…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02076 081369
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07
FEB
Kaiser Chiefs
Capital FM Arena

Although best known through their seat in Alternative Musics class of 2005 Kaiser Chiefs originally began life as the less successful Parva in 1996. Their reinvention a decade later saw them take the country by…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
FEB
The Used
Rock City Nottingham

The Used at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 07 February 2015. 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

08
FEB
King Charles
Rescue Rooms

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
FEB
Let's Submit a Book writing course
QUAD

LETS SUBMIT A BOOKCreative Writing CourseQUAD Market Place DerbyMondays 9th February 30th March 6:30pm 9:00pmCost: £120 £110 concessions £100 QUAD MembersFor more information or to book visit http:www.derbyquad.co.ukfilm‐course‐adultlets‐submit‐book‐creative‐writing or call QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606So youve finished your first…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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10
FEB
Crown The Empire
Rescue Rooms

Crown The Empire at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Tuesday 10 February 2015. 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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
FEB
Saint Raymond
Rock City Nottingham

Saint Raymond at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Wednesday 11 February 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: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
FEB
The Cribs
Rescue Rooms

British indie hard rock trio The Cribs will be performing six dates across the country this spring in support of their fifth studio album.The band are currently hard at work mastering their fifth but as…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
FEB
From Idea to Publication writing course
QUAD

FROM IDEA TO PUBLICATIONCreative Writing CourseQUAD Market Place DerbyThursdays 12th February 2nd April 6:30pm 9:00pmCost: £120 £110 concessions £100 QUAD MembersFor more information or to book your place visit http:www.derbyquad.co.ukfilm‐course‐adultidea‐publication‐creative‐writing or call QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 This eight…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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12
FEB
Russell Kane & Friends
Glee Club Nottingham

Russell Kane ‐ star of Live at the Apollo The Royal Variety Show Live at the Electric and more ‐ is stopping off at all The Glee Clubs on an exclusive comedy jolly. Hell be introducing his favourite comedians and treating you…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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13
FEB
36 Crazyfists
Rescue Rooms

Four‐piece meta band from Alaska 36 Crazyfists have released six studio albums to date and have played at a number of European festivals including the UK Download Festival. After signing with Roadrunner Records the…

Location: 13.4 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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