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

22
JUL
Lower Than Atlantis
Rock City Nottingham

Not very often you get to hear a band which makes you stand up and notice their music. Lower than Atlantis is one such unit. This post hardcore band has been around since 2007 and…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JUL
Rowdy Roddy Piper
Glee Club Nottingham

In the wrestling world theres just a handful of stars that have transcended the squared circle and cemented their legacy as icons of popular culture.Theres no doubt that Rowdy Roddy Piper is a member of that elite. In a career spanning five…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
JUL
Boy Hits Car
Rock City

Boy Hits Car at Rock City live on Thursday 24 July 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. For tickets to see Boy Hits Car at Rock City see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
JUL
The Lost City Adventure Golf
The Lost City Adventure Golf

Join us for an epic adventure this summer holiday.Perfect for budding explorers and adventurers of all ages The Lost City is situated in the Cornerhouse and houses two separate 18 hole indoor adventure golf courses The Sacred Skull Pass and The…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01159 859455
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27
JUL
Flagg Challenge 2014
Ashgate Hospice

The Derbyshire Times and JE James Cycles Flagg Bike Challenge ‐ Sunday 27th July 2014 Take on the challenge of a 55 25 or 10 mile sponsored cycle for Ashgate Hospice Come along and join us on the Flagg…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01246 568801
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29
JUL
Machine Head
Rescue Rooms

Live music event at Rescue Rooms Nottingham Nottinghamshire. To watch Machine Head live at Rescue Rooms on the Tuesday 29 July 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Rollys Royce Soul night 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 we will add your name to the guest list simply…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 441909 515150
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01
AUG
Kevin Devine
Bodega Social

Kevin Devine at Bodega Social in Nottingham on Friday 01 August 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 Kevin Devine live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
AUG
Nottingham Riverside Dragon Boat Challenge
Victoria Embankment

The Dragon Boat Festival is one of the region's biggest and most popular corporate events and entering a team offers an excellent opportunity to.‐Foster good team spirit and entertain clients‐Provide a superb day out for staff and their families‐Raise much‐needed funds for…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01780 470718
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04
AUG
Eric Martin
Rock City Nottingham

Eric Martin at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 04 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Eric Martin 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

04
AUG
Eric Martin The Voice Of Mr Big
Rock City

Eric Martin The Voice Of Mr Big at Rock City in Nottingham on Monday 04 August 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Eric Martin The Voice Of Mr Big tickets so weve done…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
AUG
De La Soul
Rock City

Perhaps best known for their hit single Me Myself and I part of their debut album 3 Feet High And Rising in 1989 De La Soul take their unique mixture of rap electronica and jazz…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
AUG
Acoustic Angels
Phoenix Suite

Live Music all night doors open from 7.30pm. Please feel free to visit their site for more info http:www.acousticangels.co.uk…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01246 234200
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11
AUG
Amen
Rock City

Amen at Rock City in Nottingham on Monday 11 August 2014. 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: Miscellaneous

14
AUG
Polia
Rescue Rooms

Polia at Rescue Rooms live on Thursday 14 August 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 14 August 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Polia at Rescue…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
AUG
Pulled Apart By Horses
Bodega Social

Pulled Apart By Horses at Bodega Social in Nottingham on Tuesday 19 August 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Pulled Apart By Horses tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
AUG
England vs India 3rd ODI
Trent Bridge

England vs India 3rd ODI performs live at Trent Bridge in Nottingham Nottinghamshire on Saturday 30 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for England vs India 3rd ODI at Trent Bridge now.…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Sports

30
AUG
The Front Bottoms
Rock City

The Front Bottoms at Rock City in Nottingham on Saturday 30 August 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Front Bottoms tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
SEP
Lee Evans
Capital FM Arena

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
SEP
Ant and Decs Takeaway On Tour
Capital FM Arena Nottingham

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
SEP
Ant Dec
Capital FM Arena

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
SEP
Ant Dec#';s Takeway On Tour
Nottingham Arena

Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour at Nottingham Arena a live event taking place on Tuesday 09 September 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

09
SEP
Ant Decs Takeway On Tour
Nottingham Arena

Families and children will love Ant Decs Takeway On Tour live at Nottingham Arena on the Tuesday 09 September 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. For a list of ticket prices to watch Ant Decs Takeway On Tour live at Nottingham Arena see…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

10
SEP
Jesus Jones
Rescue Rooms

Alternative dance band Jesus Jones reached the height of their fame in the late 80s and early 90s especially after the release of their single Right Here Right Now which is still extensively used by…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
Kate MillerHeidke
Bodega Social

Kate MillerHeidke at Bodega Social in Nottingham on Wednesday 10 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Kate MillerHeidke tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
SEP
Shrek The Musical
Theatre Royal

Shrek the Musical is a brand new musical set to debut in May at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane and will bring the well loved characters to life in a spectacular show full of music…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
SEP
Fatal Smile Fallen Mafia
Rock City

Fatal Smile Fallen Mafia appears live in Nottingham Nottinghamshire at Rock City on Thursday 11 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Fatal Smile Fallen Mafia at Rock City see the list of tickets available for Fatal Smile Fallen Mafia.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
SEP
Queen Extravaganza
Rock City

Queen Extravaganza at Rock City in Nottingham on Friday 12 September 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 Queen Extravaganza live in the knowledge…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
SEP
The Queen Extravaganza
Rock City Nottingham

The Queen Extravaganza at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Friday 12 September 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 Queen Extravaganza live…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Mansfield Rock Choir
William Kaye Function Hall

The local Mansfield choir is run by vocal teacher Jennie Harwood. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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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