What's on inBlidworth


Welcome to Blidworth

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

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Forthcoming events in Blidworth

28
APR
Donington Historic Festival
Donington Park

Stunt driving drift driving or performance passenger rides are part of a new look for the Donington Historic Festival. Taking place at Donington Park circuit over the May Bank Holiday weekend Friday 28 Sunday 30 April the three‐day event gives visitors…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +44(0)1869 243444
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28
APR
ExLibris Masked Charity Booksale
ExLibris

11th ANNUAL SECOND HAND CHARITY BOOK SALE WEEKENDS 2017In aid of local charities:NNRF Destitution Fundwww.nottsrefugeeforum.org.uk &School for Parentswww.schoolforparents.org.Visit us for the 11th magical appearance of Gedlings only second hand bookshop.Come and browse our large stock of rescued low‐priced books including: books for…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL:
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28
APR
Soul & Motown night
Westgate Suites

The Westgate Suites West Gate Long Eaton Notts NG10 1EHAbsolutely Packed Casual but smart pleaseALWAYS THE LAST FRIDAY of the MONTH EXCEPT Decemberthe Friday before Christmas4 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50 after Open…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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29
APR
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path.
The Nottingham Mechanics (Board Room)

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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30
APR
Wahala Comedy Clash: Jamaica Vs Africa (16+)
The Glee Club Nottingham

JAMAICA VS AFRICAEuropes most successful urban comedy event finally comes to this great city. The only comedy show where comedians battle live on stage. Featuring heavyweights Slim Kojo plus more.Not only do comedians perform tailor made stand up comedy routines to the…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
MAY
James Acaster Recognise
The Glee Club Nottingham

Join James Acaster as he presents three of his Edinburgh Award nominated shows over three nights in our wonderful studio room. James doesnt know who he is he doesnt know what he believes and he doesnt know what hes going to do…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
MAY
James Acaster - Represent
The Glee Club Nottingham

Join James Acaster as he presents three of his Edinburgh Award nominated shows over three nights in our wonderful studio room. James doesnt know who he is he doesnt know what he believes and he doesnt know what hes going to do…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
MAY
James Acaster - Reset
The Glee Club Nottingham

Join James Acaster as he presents three of his Edinburgh Award nominated shows over three nights 2nd 3rd & 4th MAY in our wonderful studio room. James doesnt know who he is he doesnt know what he believes and he doesnt know…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
MAY
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 4 an
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies and Q&A you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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11
MAY
Professor Brian Cox Live
Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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11
MAY
When We Are Married
The Assembly Rooms

Twenty‐five years ago the Helliwells the Parkers and the Soppitts were married on the same day by the same parson.They gather at the Helliwell home to celebrate their silver wedding. The new chapel organist tells them that he recently met the parson…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01246 827297
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15
MAY
JON GOMM
The Glee Club Nottingham

Once you get over the jaw dropping manoeuvres and technique you will be rewarded with some spectacularly beautiful songs. Blues & SoulOne of the worlds most successful gifted and inspirational guitar players Acoustic MagazineJon Gomm from Leeds is an acoustic singer‐songwriter with…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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20
MAY
Ross Noble Hosts Special
Just The Tonic at The Belgrave Rooms

Just the Tonic take over these grand premises for an amazing line up of comedy featuring Leo Kearse Bec Hill Damian Clark and Simon Lomas‐ and hosted by the master of stand‐up Ross NobleThis hidden gem in the heart of the city…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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27
MAY
Curry and Comedy Night Nottingham
Curry Lounge Nottingham

Daves Comedy PresentsCurry n Comedy Night at the famous Award Winning Curry Lounge in NottinghamDoors 6.30pmLast Entry 7:30pmShow 8:30pmTicket price includes a welcome glass of bubbly a 3 course A La Carte Indian meal comedy show late bar and musicRecommended Age Restriction:…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07547 977462
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29
MAY
Live Music Tour Show Stephen Devassy and Solid Ban
The Glee Club

Stephen Devassy is a man who built himself upon his dreams. He got his first keyboard as a gift from his Dad PK Devassy. He first toured abroad while he was in the first year of his pre‐degree with the legendary singer…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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29
MAY
Stephen Devassy and Solid Band
The Glee Club Nottingham

Stephen Devassy is a man who built himself upon his dreams. He got his first keyboard as a gift from his Dad PK Devassy. He first toured abroad while he was in the first year of his pre‐degree with the legendary singer…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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07
JUN
INSTAGRAM For Business - Beginners Half Day Worksh
Erewash Partnership - Ilkeston

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your INSTAGRAM account.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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08
JUN
Garry Tallent Band
The Glee Nottingham

The long‐time bassist for Bruce Springsteens E Street Band will be the boss this May when Garry W Tallent embarks on his first solo run. He along with Nashville singer‐songwriter Kevin Montgomery will be stopping by The Glee Club with his 7…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
JUN
LinkedIn for Business - Beginners Half Day Worksho
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your LinkedIn Profile.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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13
JUN
Tom Green
The Glee Club Nottingham

Experience one of the greatest comic minds in entertainment live and in person as the hilarious TOM GREEN takes centre stage to provide non‐stop laughter displaying his wonderfully cracked view of the world around him.Tom Green is a Canadian actor rapper writer…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
JUN
Limmy
The Glee

Limmy: Thats Your LotJoin Limmy for a night of storytelling and chit chat as he introduces his second book Thats Your Lot featuring stories that are dafter and darker than before. Includes audience Q&A and book signing. 14‐16 year old must be…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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15
JUN
TWITTER For Business - Half Day Beginners Workshop
Erewash Partnership

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your Twitter account.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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17
JUN
Lady Bay Vintage Midcentury Antiques Fair
Nottingham Rugby Club

Spend an afternoon picking your way through over 50 indoor & outdoor stalls & stands selling retro antiques & vintage furniture at our Summer event.Therell be exhibitors inside the marquee & outside on the surrounding lawns giving you more to browse than…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07702 291334
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21
JUN
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 21 a
Erewash Partnership - Ilkeston

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to grow your…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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24
JUN
Inflatable 5k - Nottingham
Nottingham Racecourse

10 Gigantic Inflatable ObstaclesPit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around an incredibly fun 5k courseVenue: Nottingham Racecourse Colwick Park Close Nottingham NG2 4BEPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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25
JUN
Cycle Live
Victoria Embankment

Cycle Live is a annual cycling event in Nottingham that sees thousands of cyclists take to the streets of Nottinghamshire. There are 5 distances all named after characters from the Robin Hood legend starting with the man himself at 25 miles The…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01159 258777
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25
JUN
Skydive for Mary Ann Evans Hospice
Langar Airfield

Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans HospiceImagine standing at the edge of an open doorway in an aircraft flying at 10000 feet the noise of the engines and the wind ringing in your ears with only the outline of distant fields…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 865439
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13
JUL
ROCKANDBIKEFEST
ROCKANDBIKEFEST

The Rock and Bike Festival of the UK Midlands. With a great line‐up of top bands...Bringing to the stage in 2017 Girlschool. The Quireboys Dr Feelgood . John Coghlans Quo O.D. Saxon Cocked n Loaded Slither Exhibit A On The Brink.The Mocking…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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AUG
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 1 an
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies and Q&A you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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06
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 our…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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Tourist Attractions


Sherwood Forest Country Park

Browse around the Visitor Centre shops or relax after a stroll in the Forest Table Restaurant. Take a walk to the mighty Major Oak, pick up one of our fun family nature trails, or just stand and admire the weird and wonderful shapes of the ancient oak…

B Billy

B Billy ‐ Amusement Park in Sutton‐In‐Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01623466331 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Balloon Adventure Flights

Hot Air Balloons at Balloon Adventure Flights in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on 0115‐927 2132 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bestwood Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Bestwood Swimming Pool in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on 0115‐915 1525 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Brieley Forrest Golf Club

Brieley Forrest Golf Club ‐ golf course in Sutton‐in‐Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01623 550761 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Brieley Forrest Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bulwell Church Institute

SnookerPool Hall at Bulwell Church Institute in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on 0115‐927 8927 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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