What's on inBilborough

Welcome to Bilborough

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

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Forthcoming events in Bilborough

29
JUL
East Midlands Motown night
Westgate Suites, West Gate

Massive Over 30s event since 2008 Its a great night out.Absolutely Packed Casual but smart please.ALWAYS THE LAST FRIDAY of the MONTH EXCEPT Decemberthe Friday before Christmas 4 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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03
AUG
Ryley Walker & Danny Thompson
Glee Club Nottingham

Ryley Walkers already had a full year on his inaugural Australian tour he opened for Joanna Newsom at the Sydney Opera House. While in Glasgow Walker played two sold out Bert Jansch tribute shows alongside legends such as Robert Plant Jacqui…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
AUG
Ryley Walker with Danny Thompson
The Glee

Singer‐songwriter Ryley Walker plays guitar like Bert Jansch and sings like Tim Buckley yet has a musical style thats all his own. Still only in his mid‐twenties hes well on his way to becoming a major artist as the rave reviews for…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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05
AUG
ROLLS ROYCE DERBY All Dayer
Rolls Royce

A 2 room delight at one of the MIDLANDS Premier venues The Legendary ROLLS ROYCE All DayerDate : EASTER SUNDAY May 29th …

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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06
AUG
Cromford Steam Rally
High Acres Farm

The Cromford Steam Rally Society has been established since 1970 and is now one of the most highly rated shows in this part of the country. The rally is of interest and amusement for the whole familywhilst at the same time retaining…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01629 582272
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06
AUG
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: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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07
AUG
Nottingham Riverside Dragon Boat Challenge
Victoria Embankment

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today ‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating time and a…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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12
AUG
Sense & Sensibility
Newstead Abbey

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. This exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0115)9 895555
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20
AUG
Wuthering Heights
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present Emily Brontes classic love story set on the beautiful mysterious wilderness of the Yorkshire moors. This treasured story of enduring love and passion has thrilled and entranced for generations and is now brought alive on…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0115)9 895555
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26
AUG
Bama Lama Sing Song
Glee Club Nottingham

Live band playing great songs that everyone knowsTheres no singer The crowd sing the songsYoull hear songs you expect and others you wont ‐ but youll know and LOVE them all.Big grimaces hugs bad dancing demonic voices lots and lots of…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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26
AUG
Peter Pan
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present the unforgettable story of Peter Pan the boy who wouldnt grow up. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0115)9 895555
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07
SEP
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy
The Forum

Our doors at 6.45pm so you can get in seated and have a drink. At 8pm the show starts. The compere comes on warms up the crowd and gets you all ready for 3 of the best comedians on the circuit When…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
SEP
NOTTINGHAM MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
Britannia Hotel Nottingham

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Nottingham music competition are coming to The Britannia Hotel in Nottingham. The Nottingham music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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10
SEP
NOTTINGHAM SINGING AUDITIONS – OPEN MIC UK 2016
Britannia Hotel Nottingham

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Nottingham singing auditions are coming to The Britannia Hotel in Nottingham. The Nottingham singing auditions is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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10
SEP
Daniel ODonnell
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Daniel ODonnell at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday 10 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Daniel ODonnell tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
The Tide
Rescue Rooms

The Tide at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Saturday 10 September 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. Let us do the…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
Matt Forde
Glee Club Nottingham

Following the UKs most important referendum until the next one Matt Forde celebrates why its greatawful that were inout of the EUUKNATOwhatever the hell happens next. 16‐18 year olds must bring ID…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
SEP
Gary Numan
Rock City Nottingham

Gary Numan was a pioneer in the early electronic scene confounding the contemporary music press with his androgynous stage presence and signature technique of feeding synthesizer hooks through guitar effect pedals. His most famous single…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
SEP
Smart Practice Conference: RIBA Future Forward
Nottingham Conference Centre

Amidst the current climate of uncertainty are you caught in the mire of the everyday and struggling to take the vital steps to focus on a more robust future This years Smart Practice conference provides a day out of the office in…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 073757
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22
SEP
Ronan Keating
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Best known for his work as one of the members of Boyzone Ronan Keating has shown many times over that he has the ability to make it on his own. His debut solo albon…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
SEP
Isy Suttie
Glee Club Nottingham

Award‐winning comedian writer songwriter and actress tours her brand new show. Copies of Isys new book The Actual One will also be available for purchase on the evening during a signing session after the show. …

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
OCT
The Kills
Rock City Nottingham

Rock band The Kills consists of American Alison Mosshart and Brit Jamie Hince. Having released their fourth studio album Blood Pressures in April 2011 the band are renowned for their anti‐music industry attitude yet perform…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Of Mice Men
Rock City Nottingham

Of Mice Men at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 03 October 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: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
joel dommett
Glee Club Nottingham

One of the UKs most energetic and exciting comedians returns to the road with his new solo show Joel Dommett: LIVE. Catch the star of Sky1s Bring The Noise as he delivers his high octane comedy to venues up and down the…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
OCT
The Mission
Rock City Nottingham

The Mission at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Thursday 06 October 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 The Mission live in the…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Daniel Sloss
Glee Club Nottingham

Scotlands half‐man‐half‐Xbox hormone‐ridden comic prodigy is currently one of the fastest rising stars of UK comedy. Daniel Sloss started doing stand‐up aged 16 and appeared on Michael McIntyres Comedy Roadshow; 810 Cats; Jason Manford Comedy…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

10
OCT
White Denim
Rock City Nottingham

White Denim at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Monday 10 October 2016. 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 best…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Royal Concert Hall Nottingham

Billy Fury was Britains own Elvis ‐ & The girls would go wild for him. 33 years after his untimely death ‐ his own musicians remember him.Last Night Was Made For Love When Will You Say I Love You A Thousand Stars…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 895555
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13
OCT
Nish Kumar
Glee Club Nottingham

Actions Speak Louder Than Words Unless You Shout The Words Real LoudA live comedy game show where you play along Login with smartphone or tablet make sure youve got plenty of battery and compete in a range of games quizzes and challenges…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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13
OCT
Professor Brian Cox
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Professor Brian Cox at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Thursday 13 October 2016. 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: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Tales of Robin Hood

Weapon Handling DaysCome along and meet our resident weapons expert, swords, helmets, maces and axes are just a few examples of the medieval weaponry you can view, handle and learn about. Feel the weight of the chain mail that knights would have had to wear under their…

The Galleries Of Justice Museum

Travel with us through 3 centuries of crime and punishment reliving the lives, trials and executions of the most unfortunate inhabitants of the land. Experience a real trial in the authentic Victorian courtroom before being sentenced and 'sent down' to the original cells and caves deep within…

Caves of Nottingham

Discover a hidden world beneath the streets of Nottingham. Nottingham Caves are a unique 750‐year‐old cave system situated beneath a modern day shopping centre. A digital audio tour guides you through the only remaining underground medieval tannery in England, beer cellars, an air raid shelter and the…

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…

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…

Nottingham Castle

Nottingham Castle is a magnificent 17th century ducal mansion built on the site of the original medieval castle, with spectacular views across the city. It houses a vibrant museum and art gallery with collections of silver, glass, armour and paintings, plus fifteen centuries of Nottingham history. …

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