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

25
OCT
Boo Books Writing Day
Fleet Arts

BELPER WRITING DAY WITH BOO BOOKS25th October Fleet Arts BelperCome join Derby‐based publishers Boo Books for a fantastic day of writing activities with a double‐header of writing workshop followed by the book launch of the stunning debut novel from Andrew David Barker…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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26
OCT
Tom Baxter
Glee Club Nottingham

Supremely gifted singer‐songwriter of Better and Almost There returns with album available on tour.…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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27
OCT
Antiques Market
Donington Park Exhibition Centre

Since its launch in August 2010 Donington Antiques Market is now firmly established within the antique event calendar. Popular for its central location just off the M1 at the world famous Donington Park the market brings together everything from classic antiques…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 0129 827493
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27
OCT
Chimaira
Rescue Rooms

The heavy metal music scene has seen the entry of various bands recently and it has become really difficult for bands to sound fresh and keep the fans interested. If there is one band that…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
Rixton
Rescue Rooms

British PopRockR&B band Rixton made their US debut with Me And My Broken Heart EP on March 18. Following release the music video for the title track and their first single premiered on MTV worldwide…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
Ross Noble
Derby Assembly Rooms

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
OCT
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Assembly Rooms

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
OCT
Sam Smith
Rock City Nottingham

Live music event at Rock City Nottingham Nottingham Nottinghamshire. To watch Sam Smith live at Rock City Nottingham on the Tuesday 28 October 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Eagulls
Bodega Social

Eagulls appears live in Nottingham Nottinghamshire at Bodega Social on Wednesday 29 October 2014. For ticket prices to watch Eagulls at Bodega Social see the list of tickets available for Eagulls.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
OCT
Nick Mulvey
Rescue Rooms

Nick Mulvey at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 29 October 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…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Sheryl Crow
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Born in 1962 Sheryl Crow is a hugely popular American singer‐songwriter record producer and actress. She claims to love anything with a drum beat and is popular for her own fusion of pop‐rock with folk…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Andy Zaltzman
Glee Club Nottingham

One of Britains leading political comedians brings his uniquely interactive new show Satirist for Hire to The Glee. Send your grumbles and bleats to Zaltzman in advance hell butter your political hot potato to order and serve it back to you at…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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30
OCT
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Assembly Rooms

Tickets for An Evening with Noel Fielding at Assembly Rooms on the Thursday 30 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding live at Assembly Rooms see our list of ticket comparison costs from…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Noel Fielding
Derby Assembly Rooms

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Derby Assembly Rooms on the Thursday 30 October 2014 in Derby Derbyshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
WakeyWakey
Rescue Rooms

WakeyWakey at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Thursday 30 October 2014. 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 the tickets for…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Westgate suites motown night
Westgate Suites

Westgate Suites Long Eaton Http:Bit.Ly1moxtqqThe Most Fun For Over 30s In The East Mids3 Rooms For Dancing 8 Djs 4 Bars.Join Djs Kev Roberts Chris King Craig Strong And GuestsArtists: Best Loved Soul DJs…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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01
NOV
Parkinsons UK Spooky Sprint Nottingham
National Water Sports Centre

You're in for a totally different running experience which will test your nerve as well as your fitness.It's so good it's scary.Choose your distance and join us when the sun goes down at the National Water Sports Centre.Bring along your little monsters…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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01
NOV
Spooky Sprint Nottingham 2014
Holme Pierrpont National Water Sports Centre

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprint a race in the dark with only a head torch to light your way. Up for it You're in for a totally different experience which will test your nerve as well as…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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01
NOV
The Comedy Club Derby
Derby County FC

The Comedy Club Derby at Derby County FC on Saturday 1st November. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Kevin McCarthyLater With Jools Holland Saturday Night Live ITV Through The Cakehole BBC1 Saturday Night Live ITV1 Gag Tag BBC1 Live…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 761112
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01
NOV
Kunt And The Gang
Rock City

Kunt And The Gang performs live at Rock City in Nottingham Nottinghamshire on Saturday 01 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Kunt And The Gang at Rock City now.…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Paul Potts
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Paul Potts is a Bristol‐born singer who won Britains Got Talent show on TV going on to find fame internationally.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
Soil
Rock City Nottingham

Soil at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 01 November 2014. 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 prices…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Billy Lockett
Bodega Social

Billy Lockett at Bodega Social live on Sunday 02 November 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. For tickets to see Billy Lockett at Bodega Social see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
NOV
Klaxons
Rescue Rooms

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
Mary Gauthier
Glee Club Nottingham

Trouble and Love is Mary Gauthiers new album and includes songs written with Beth Nielsen Chapman and Gretchen Peter. Duane Eddy also guests. It follows The Foundling which was acclaimed her masterpiece.Gauthiers songs startle with authority and detail. If she keeps this…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
NOV
Dave Gorman
Derby Assembly Rooms

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
NOV
Jamie T
Rock City Nottingham

Jamie T at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Tuesday 04 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jamie T live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
Neil Sedaka
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

His legions of fans will be delighted that the ever‐popular Neil Sedaka is visiting Britain again.Neil began penning hits over half a century ago. At the outset of his career in the 1950s he was…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
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: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
Rich Hall
Glee Club Nottingham

Regular comedian on the BBC2 panel show QI and many others Rich Hall is a master of observational comedy who likes to turn his attention to the irony of American life. This deadpan comic…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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