What's on inCarrington

Welcome to Carrington

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

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Forthcoming events in Carrington

21
NOV
Kerbdog
Rock City Nottingham

Kerbdog at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Friday 21 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: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
NOV
Riverdance
Royal Concert Hall Nottingham

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
NOV
James Blunt
Capital FM Arena

James Blunt returns following his sell out 2008 visit performing songs and new material from his forthcoming album Some Kind of Trouble released on the 8 November 2010. …

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
The Specials
Rock City Nottingham

Coventrys finest THE SPECIALS have announced a European and UK tour for Autumn 2011 tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 3rd December 2010. When The Specials kicked off the first night of their…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
NOV
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: 13.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 0129 827493
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24
NOV
The Defiled
Rescue Rooms

The Defiled at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Monday 24 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Defiled live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
NOV
The Ordinary Boys
Bodega Social

The Ordinary Boys at Bodega Social in Nottingham on Tuesday 25 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Ordinary Boys live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott
Theatre Royal Nottingham

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott at Theatre Royal Nottingham in Nottingham on Wednesday 26 November 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…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
NOV
Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Wednesday 26 November 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…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Ward Thomas The Shires
Rescue Rooms

Ward Thomas The Shires at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 26 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ward Thomas The Shires tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
Romesh Rnaganathan & Suzi Ruffell
Glee Club Nottingham

An unmissable double headline show. Romesh Ranganathan is on an incredible roll click his name check his biog and catch him while you can. Suzi Ruffell is a Glee favourite and fast becoming a star in her right ‐ charming and lightening…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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27
NOV
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Westgate Suites Motown
Westgate Suites

Superb night out for over 30s. 3 rooms 8 DJs. Soul Motown Northern Soul Disco.Nice venue very busy…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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28
NOV
Kasabian
Capital FM Arena

On the music scene since 1999 British rock band Kasabian consists of Tom Meighan on vocals Sergio Pizzorno on guitar and backing vocals Chris Edwards on bass and drummer Ian Matthews. The band have become…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
The Quireboys
Rescue Rooms

The Quireboys at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Friday 28 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Oceana, Nottingham

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
NOV
Beans on Toast
Rescue Rooms

Beans on Toast at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Saturday 29 November 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…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
NOV
Lee Mack
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
Passenger
Rock City Nottingham

Singer song writer Mike Rosenberg is Passenger With a varying back up band for five albums of folk influenced pop rock Passenger has delivered hypnotically good all English music. Thank you Mike for putting the…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
Mastodon
Rock City Nottingham

As far as heavy metal bands from the new millenium are concerned Mastodon is among the most dedicated to their craft regardless of the necessary investment. This is a band that has taken it…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
Echo and the Bunnymen
Rock City Nottingham

Liverpudlian group Echo and the Bunnymen first formed back in 1978 and released their debut album Crocodiles two years later in 1980 winning them critical acclaim and chart success. Their subsequent albums Heaven Up…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
Jeff Wayne#';s War of the Worlds
Nottingham Arena

Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds will be performing live Musical at Nottingham Arena on the Tuesday 02 December 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. Buy tickets for Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds online.…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Jeff Waynes War of the Worlds
Nottingham Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Saxon
Rock City Nottingham

Getting their start way back in 1976 as a band named slightly foully as S.O.B. when you look at Saxon the name they chose and stuck with a year later you are looking at true…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
The War of the Worlds
Capital FM Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Alfie Boe
Capital FM Arena

Alfie Boe the English opera singing sensation has given many performances. Alfie Boe was the lead in Baz Luhrmanns highly acclaimed Broadway production of La boheme in 2003. Boe signed with the Classic FM Presents…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

An Evening with Noel Fielding appears live in Nottingham Nottinghamshire at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall on Wednesday 03 December 2014. For ticket prices to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall see the list of tickets available…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Nina Nesbitt
Glee Club Nottingham

Nina Nesbitt at Glee Club Nottingham in Nottingham on Wednesday 03 December 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…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Noel Fielding
Theatre Royal Nottingham

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Theatre Royal Nottingham on the Wednesday 03 December 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Professor Green
Rock City

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: 1.2 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…

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. …

Nottingham Industrial Museum

Visit Wollaton Hall and Park's Industrial Museum, with a wonderful display of Textile, Transport and Technology from Nottingham's past on display, including favourites like the Basford Beam Engine, a fully operational analogue telephone network that you can see working whilst you chat, a display of cycles, motor cycles…

Wolllaton Hall, Gardens And Deer Park

Set in over 500 acres of historic deer park, Wollaton Hall is a spectacular Tudor building, designed by Robert Smythson and completed in 1588, it is now the home to the city's Natural History Museum. Wollaton's Courtyard Stables are home to the city's Industrial Museum, Steam Engine House,…

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