What's on inSwadlincote

Welcome to Swadlincote

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Swadlincote - 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 Swadlincote to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Swadlincote

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APR
The Little Mermaid
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

WORLD PREMIERE UK & IRELAND TOUR Spring 2014Join Ballet Theatre UK on this dramatic re telling of Hans Christian Andersens all time favourite story of The Little Mermaid who falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 709618
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25
APR
Local Band Night
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Come down and check out your local band scene.The Line Up for the night are as follows:The SoldDanny and The MartiansDJ ‐ Danny PanicBattle of the Bands 2014 line up to be announced on the night…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01827 709618
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26
APR
Joel Corry: In the Mix 2014 Tour at Kuda
Kuda

Supersonic Saturdays comes to Kuda every Saturday as our premier weekend sessionA crazy night out with a wicked twist Expect a massive party atmosphere wild themes and some of the best music around...Kuda: Chart Commercial House RnB Drum and Bass and much…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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26
APR
St George's Day Extravaganza
Tamworth Castle Grounds

Come along to the Castle Grounds to celebrate St George the patron saint of England.Our St Georges Day celebration brings together a host of activities for all the family including The Grand Medieval JoustThis hugely popular event provides lots to do including:‐…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01827 709618
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26
APR
Tamworth Lifeboat Concert with Amington Band
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

This is a fundraising concert featuring the popular Amington Brass Band. They will be playing many of the old favourite band tunes and will encourage audience participation especially in the second half when we will have the last night of the proms…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01827 709618
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27
APR
5th Annual Foxy Variety Show
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Our 5TH ANNUAL FOX‐Y GALA VARIETY SHOW promises to be a glittering Gala performance for all. Featuring almost 20 acts including vocalists musicians dancers comedy an acrobat a harpist and even a Tenor Opera Star this true Variety Show is set to…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 709618
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APR
Derby Rock Choir wants you
Osmaston Park Community Centre

Do you enjoy singing Have you always been interested in joining a choir Or just looking for a fun and vibrant activity to do Then Rock Choir is for youNo Audition Necessary and No need to read music. Come along to a…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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29
APR
Mickleover Rock Choir wants you
Mickleover Community Hall

Do you enjoy singing Have you always been interested in joining a choir Or just looking for a fun and vibrant activity to do Then Rock Choir is for youNo Audition Necessary and No need to read music. Come along to a…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 714276
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01
MAY
Finding Joy
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

A comic anarchic touching and heroic full mask adventure Vamos Theatre in a co‐production with The Courtyard Herefordshires Centre for the Arts is delighted to present its 2014 full mask touring production Finding Joy.Joy is creative funny loves to dance and is…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 709618
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06
MAY
Salsa Classes
Caliente

Join our Beginners and absolute beginner class today you are always welcome. Here at the Caliente Uksalsafeet has created a special programme to make you feel at ease whiles taking you through the basic steps one at a time. It is…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07961 514074
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08
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy brings another fun‐filled night to the delightful Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch.Headliner is the somewhat cynical and gloomy Mike Gunn who despite this has the ability to get the crowd on his side however far he pushes In his first Edinburgh Festival…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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09
MAY
Quill
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Over the past four decades Quill have reinvented themselves a number of times and they are about to do it once again Their strong vocal harmonies and the artistry of violin and guitar is a…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
MAY
Market Bosworth Vintage tractor rally
The Old Goods Shed

Market Bosworth Vintage Tractor Rally May 10th & 11thOver this May weekend we bring the sound of the farmyard and open fields to the Battlefield Line as we welcome a selection of vintage tractors to Market Bosworth Station.Please join us for a…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07870 757020
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10
MAY
The Land Girls in Concert
The Old Goods Shed

Market Bosworth Vintage Tractor RallyPresent The Land Girls in concertAt 7.30pmOn 10th May 2014Come along and enjoy a good old fashioned sing song with songs from the 40sThe event will be held in the old goods shed at Market Bosworth Railway Station…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07870 757020
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13
MAY
Ian Anderson
Derby Assembly Rooms

Ian Anderson known throughout the world of rock music as the flute and voice behind the legendary Jethro Tull celebrates his 46th year as an international recording and performing musician in 2014.Ian was born in…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
MAY
Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson
Derby Assembly Rooms

‐ watch Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson live at Derby Assembly Rooms in Derby Derbyshire on the Tuesday 13 May 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAY
Professor Green
Derby Assembly Rooms

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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
MAY
Hear the People Sing - with the Westenders
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

WestEnders present their new show HEAR THE PEOPLE SING A Gala Concert celebrating Les Miserabls and the worlds most popular musicals.A company of past members of the West End production of Les Miserabls draw on that shows passion and music to create…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 709618
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23
MAY
Mike McGear McCartney
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Mike takes you through his family album with stories of Liverpool life from childhood to entering showbiz when because of Beatlemania he had to change his name to McGear becoming an integral part of the 60s Merseybeat era. Find out how Scaffold…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01827 709618
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23
MAY
FIM Superbike World Championship
Donington Park

Live ‐ FIM Superbike World Championship playing at Donington Park in Derby Derbyshire on the Friday 23 May 2014. For sports event tickets see below.…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Sports

24
MAY
Roy Orbison and Friends
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Barry Steele puts the rock back into Roy Orbison as he opens the show accompanied by his 5 piece band as we instantly convey you back in time to the 1960s when the big O…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
MAY
Jon Richardson
Derby Assembly Rooms

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
MAY
Sarah Millican Home Bird
Assembly Rooms

Tickets for Sarah Millican Home Bird at Assembly Rooms on the Monday 26 May 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Sarah Millican Home Bird live at Assembly Rooms see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
MAY
The Jungle Book
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Come to the Indian Jungle with Riverbank Productions and meet the man cub Mowgli who is brought up by a family of wolves. Follow his adventure as he encounters Baloo the bear who teaches him The Law of the Jungle Bagheera the…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01827 709618
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31
MAY
T.Rextasy
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

The worlds only official live tribute band dedicated to Marc Bolan & T.Rex. T.Rextasy have now been gigging around the world for over 20 years a career that ironically out lives Marcs very own T.Rex.…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
The Searchers
Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Formed in Liverpool in the late 1950s 'The Searchers' grew out of the 'Mersey beat' era and emerged into mainstream popularity alongside the likes of 'The Beatles' and 'Gerry and the Pacemakers'. They are known…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JUN
Ramathon Derbyshire Half Marathon
Elvaston Castle and Country Park

RAMATHON HALF MARATHON RACE SUNDAY 8TH JUNE 2014 AT 10AMWe are delighted to announce the return of the Ramathon sponsored by Oviso on Sunday 8th June 2014 The scenic half marathon course starts and finishes in the magnificent grounds…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07799 570370
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11
JUN
Alter Bridge
Donington Park

Alter Bridge performs live at Donington Park in Derby Derbyshire on Wednesday 11 June 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Alter Bridge at Donington Park now.…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
JUN
Fall Out Boy
Donington Park

US rock band Fall Out Boy were formed in Illinois in 2001 and originated from Chicago's hardcore punk scene. After their 2005 major label breakthrough the band produced two hit singles Sugar We're Goin Down…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
JUN
Linkin Park
Donington Park

California based Linkin Park have been on the rockmetal scene since 1996. Their debut album Hybrid Theory was a chart hit and they have gone on to further success with their 3 subsequent albums. …

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous