What's on inChilwell


Welcome to Chilwell

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

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Forthcoming events in Chilwell

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East Midlands Soul & Motown night
Westgate Suites

The Westgate Suites West Gate Long Eaton Notts NG10 1EH.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 after Open…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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ExLibris Charity Masked Book Sale 2018 by ExLibri
ExLibris

I2th annual booksale in aid of two local charities: Nottingham and Notts Refugee Forum Destitution Fund helping to ameliorate destitution amongst asylum seekers with no recourse to public funds & Hayward House via Nottingham Hospitals Charity helping people at end of life.Our…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

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28
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Mum2mum Market - Mansfield
The Mansfield Baptist Church Centre

As seen on Dragons Den Mum2mum Market is coming to Mansfield NEED TO DECLUTTERSell your quality nearly new baby and childrens clothes toys and equipment and keep ALL of the profits Book now at the Mum2mum Market website. Dont worry if you…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07774 523504
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28
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Just The Tonic's Saturday night comedy
Just The Tonic at The Belgrave Rooms

Just the Tonic take over these grand premises for an amazing line up of comedy. This venue is situated within the Masonic Lodge on Goldsmith St Next to the Rescue Rooms. This hidden gem in the heart of the city give us…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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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: 5.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960156943(eve nings)
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The Best of Hollywood
Albert Hall

Nottingham Community VoicesNottingham Concert OrchestraThe Best of HollywoodKate Taylor ‐ soloistSimon Theobald ‐ presenter and soloistAngela Kay ‐ conductorThis foot‐tapping concert will include well known numbers from Fiddler on the Roof Guys and Dolls Mary Poppins Harry Potter and a special appearance…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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Sheesham and Lotus & 'Son in Concert
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

Sheesham & Lotus & Son is one of North Americas foremost and popular authentic old‐time Roots bands. If you imagine the world through sepia‐tinted glasses and step back in time to the dusty Wild West and enter a crusty old saloon this…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01773 853260
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Mo Gilligan AKA Mo The Comedian 'Coupla Cans'
Glee Club Nottingham

Mo Gilligan aka Mo the Comedian is one of the UKs fastest rising social media stars with an online reach running into the multiple millions.With his high‐energy style and stunning physicality Mo creates his own short form comedy content across a range…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Derby April
Blessington Carriage

Lots of Laughter at The Blessington Carriage Derby.Funhouse Comedy Club is back at the Blessington Carriage Derby for more fun and laughter.Headlining the night is the amiable and very unique Chris McGlade a comedian and actor who in 2010 appeared in Billy…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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MAY
Omnium Gatherum and Skalmold at Rescue Rooms, Nott
The Rescue Rooms

Tidal Concerts proudly presents:Omnium Gatherum and Sklmld ‐ The Arctic Circle Alliance ‐ Chapter IIplus Stam1naDoors ‐ 7:00pm Price ‐ £17.00 Adv.Tickets ‐ www.alttickets.comomnium‐gatherum‐ticketsAbout:Omnium Gatherum ‐ www.facebook.comomniumgatherumbandHailing from Finland Omnium Gatherum is a band playing fierce death metal with breathtaking melodies…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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03
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night
The Lyric Rooms

LOTS OF LAUGHTER AT ASHBY‐DE‐LA‐ZOUCH.Funhouse Comedy brings another night full of laughter to the delightful Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch.Headliner is the energetic and satirical writer and comedian Geoff Norcott who has many TV credits to his name including The Mash Report BBC2 Question…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
MAY
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Soul and Motown Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover cardPayPal charges.A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 ROOMS.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly night…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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06
MAY
Treebeard in concert
marlpool alehouse

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as Earls Court for the Great British Beer…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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07
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Derby
Blessington Carriage

LAUGHTER AT THE BLESSINGTON CARRIAGE DERBYFunhouse Comedy Club brings another great night of laughter to the Blessington Carriage.Headlining the night will be exceptionally talented comedian impressionist and actor Luke Kempner. He has appeared on TV on The Tracey Ullman Show and in…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
MAY
How To Get An Agent
QUAD

How To Get an Agent With Alex DavisThursday May 10th 7pm‐9pmTickets £8 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https:www.derbyquad.co.ukcoursehow‐to‐get‐an‐agent.aspxGetting an agent is a massive step towards publication for any author but how do you go about landing representation…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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10
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Southwell
Admiral Rodney Hotel

TV AND RADIO STARS COME TO SOUTHWELL.Funhouse Comedy Club retuns to the Admiral Rodney Southwell for a great night of laughter.Topping the bill are The Noise Next Door who have appeared on BBC 1 BBC 3 ITV1 BBC Radio 1 and BBC…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 525050
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11
MAY
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Nottingham
Bartons PLC

LAUGHTER AT BARTONS CHILWELL NOTTINGHAMFunhouse Comedy brings another night full of fun and laughter to Bartons Chilwell Nottingham.Headlining is the animated Sean Heydon one of the countrys premier comedy magicians who has appeared on various TV shows including Channel 4s Paul OGrady…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 525050
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12
MAY
Vocals!
Nottingham Trent University

Come and sing songs from Oliver and the hit film SING.Music for Everyone has over 30 years experience of running music events for young people. Led by our experienced tutors the singing workshops and concert will be full of great songs. Singers…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01159 589312
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12
MAY
Push the Boat Out/Try Sailing
Notts County Sailing Club

If you have wondered what sailing is all about then this is an opportunity to come along and we will take you out on teh water and explain what it is all about.All you need to bring is yourself and clothes you…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Sports

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16
MAY
Mary Gauthier
Glee Club Nottingham

New album Rifles & Rosary Beads is out nowNashville TN Acclaimed singer‐songwriter Mary Gauthier has released her most important work to date with Rifles & Rosary Beads via Thirty Tigers. Co‐written with U.S. veterans and their families the eleven deeply…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
MAY
Genesis Legacy (14+)
The Glee Club Nottingham

Genesis Legacy ‐ Featuring the music of Genesis Phil Collins Mike and the Mechanics Peter Gabriel and Steve Hackett. All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQs Under 16 year olds must be accompanied by an adult with…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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19
MAY
Plot and Story Structure - Day Workshop
QUAD

Plot and Story Structure With Heide Goody and Iain GrantSaturday 19th May 10am‐4pmTickets £35 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https:www.derbyquad.co.ukcourseplot‐and‐story‐structure.aspxExplore the conventions of storytelling and plot structure and discover how they are present in all stories. Whether…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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19
MAY
East of England Singers - Fauré's 'Requiem'
St John's Church

East of England SingersNew Classical PlayersAngela Kay ‐ conductorSarah Trevers ‐ sopranoCharlie Nicholson ‐ baritoneFocussing on eternal rest and consolation Faurs exquisite Requiem is one of the best loved works of the choral repertoire. Written as a musical tribute to his father…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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22
MAY
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Pitcher & Piano

Speed Dating in NottinghamHow speed dating in Nottingham worksBy simply arriving at venue for the Speed Dating in Nottingham event you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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31
MAY
ABBA Tribute Night with Sensation
Guildhall Theatre

Dig out your platforms and flares as Sensation take you back to the golden days of ABBA. The unique ABBA sound is recreated live on stage matched with stunning replica costumes dynamic choreography captivating harmonies and a sprinkling of light‐hearted humour.With plenty…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01332 255800
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07
JUN
R.E.M by Stipe
Glee Club Nottingham

R.E.M. by Stipe R.E.M. recreated. Playing hits like Losing My Religion and the ever relevant Its The End of the World Stipe are regular visitors to the festival scene leading venues and with gigs into Europe. Stipe have earned the praise…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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10
JUN
Blow the Dust off your Instrument Playing Day
Albert Hall

Did you learn to play an instrument when you were at school but havent got it out of the case for a long time Or have you taken up playing an instrument in adult life just for fun Do you like playing…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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12
JUN
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Ashby De La Zouch Castle

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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16
JUN
Poppy Walk
Old Market Square

Discover Nottinghams hidden gems this summer and raise funds for The Royal British Legion. Poppy Walk is coming to Old Market Square on 16th June and will be the perfect way to discover the past and present of this historic city. This…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03330 114500
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22
JUN
Robin Hood and his Merry Men
Kedleston Hall

Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor. When the evil Sheriff of Nottingham schemes to stop the outlaws…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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…

Donington Park

The Donington Grand Prix Collection is, quite simply, the largest collection of Grand Prix racing cars in the world. Five halls, with over 130 exhibits, illustrate the history of motor sport from the turn of the 20th Century. Cars include examples driven by such famous names…

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. …

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…

Great Central Railway

Re‐creating the experience of famous expresses of the steam age. Great Central Railway is one of the few places in the world where scheduled full size steam trains pass in motion on double track. Main Line Steam trains ‐ every weekend throughout the year.Featuring GCR '04'…

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