What's on inFarnsfield


Welcome to Farnsfield

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

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Forthcoming events in Farnsfield

27
JUL
Peter Pan
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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28
JUL
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 Christmas3 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50 after Open…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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31
JUL
YMCA Camp Williams July/August 2017
The Nottingham Emmanuel School

At Camp Williams all children will take part in camp rallys sports swimming games and crafts. Plus 8 15 year olds on our full programme can do skills clinics ranging from game design to climbing and trampolining t music making ‐…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01157 117006
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01
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: 16.5 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: 11.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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12
AUG
Great Expectations
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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12
AUG
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: 10.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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13
AUG
Pride and Prejudice
Nottingham Castle

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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16
AUG
The Wind in the Willows
Bolsover Castle

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
AUG
Egypt - blues rockers play Derbyshire
CLOWNE COMMUNITY CENTRE

www.egypt‐blues.co.ukwww.facebook.comegyptbluesBlues Kerosene albumLazy Maisie single release by Stable Records via Amuse Records available from June 2017 as a download on multiple outlets Spotify Deezer Napster etc. www.egypt‐blues.co.ukwww.facebook.comegyptbluesEgypt is a UK blues rock three piece band formed in 1987. Eric Chipulina ‐ guitarvocalsAlan…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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27
AUG
NOTTS SOUL ALL DAYER
Rolls Royce

Fabulous 4 rooms for dancing event in the heart of the East Midlands just off Jnct 26M1.A brand new event for the Bank Holiday Weekend. Sunday August 27th.4pm‐1am at Rolls Royce Watnall Rd Hucknall Notts NG15 6EP.4 sensational rooms of music and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01909 515150
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29
AUG
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Pitcher and Piano

How speed dating in Nottingham worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Nottingham. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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09
SEP
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Majestic Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01777 706866
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09
SEP
Inflatable 5k - Newark
Newark Showground

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: Newark Showground Lincoln Rd Winthorpe Newark NG24 2NYPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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09
SEP
Skydive for the 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: 15.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 865439
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14
SEP
Five Rivers Fostering @ King's Mill Hospital
King's Mill Hospital

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster CarersFor those who dont know Fostering involves children and young people being cared for…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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17
SEP
G2 Definitive Genesis
Glee Club Nottingham

G2 perform classic 1970s Genesis from the Seconds Out era and earlier Gabriel years.All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQs.14‐16 year old must be accompanied by an adult with ticket to the show.ADVANCE PRICE£16.00Show EntryTIMESDoors open 18:00:00Last…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
SEP
Live Music Tour Show – G2 Definitive Genesis
The Glee Club Nottingham

G2 Definitive Genesis pays tribute to a vintage period in Genesis long and colourful history the four‐man Seconds Out era 1975‐78 whilst also dipping back into the Gabriel years. Its the midlate seventies; Peter Gabriel had just departed to be replaced by…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
SEP
Comedy Tour Show - Vir Das
The Glee Club Nottingham

Rapidly growing to international stardom after sell‐out shows in the USA and touring worldwide Vir Das has made his way in Bollywood starring in Indias first Zombie film Go Goa Gone and films BadMaash Company Delhi Belly and Revolver Rani. Alongside the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
SEP
IKANO BANK ROBIN HOOD MARATHON 2017
Victoria Embankment

The Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon and Half Marathon returns to Nottingham on Sunday 24 September and the popular event provides the perfect opportunity for runners to join Robin Hood and his merry men on this picturesque course.The 2017 half marathon and…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08451 641775
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27
SEP
Comedy Tour Show - Tom Stade (16+)
The Glee

I SWEARAfter a hiatus from the touring scene get ready for another epic blast of Tom Stade Direct from the Edinburgh Festival the Canadian tour‐de‐force is back with a brand‐new show for 2017. Renowned for his carefree attitude and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Simon Day – In Character
The Glee Club Nottingham

Simon Day In Character Brian Pern Billy Bleach Geoffrey Allerton Tony BecktonBRIAN PERN ‐ Prog rocker and humanitarian Brian will perform a piece involving music and some modern dance.BILLY BLEACH ‐ The Fast Show pub bore and star of the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Three Day Beginners Floristry Course
Totally Flowers

This is an informative three‐day course and is ideal if you are considering changing your career or would like more in depth knowledge about Flower ArrangingFloristry for your hobby. During this course you will get lots of insider tips and tricks of…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07738 556949
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15
OCT
Live Music Tour Show - The Young’uns
The Glee Club

Teesside trio The Younguns winners of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards coveted Best Group title have proved themselves a unique proposition ‐ writing and performing a cappella or subtly accompanied songs that tell it how it is alongside traditional songs from their…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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15
OCT
Live Music Tour Show – The Young’uns
The Glee Club Nottingham

Teesside trio The Younguns winners of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards coveted Best Group title have proved themselves a unique proposition writing and performing a cappella or subtly accompanied songs that tell it how it is alongside traditional songs from their…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Monday 23 October 2017. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Greg…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
OCT
super hero train adventure weekend
Great Central Railway Nottingham

The event is running the 28th and 29th October 2017 pricing for the trains the adult train is £14.00 for kids and £12.00 for adults This will include also admittance on the miniature railway and free bouncy castle rides if people…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
NOV
Nick Helm
The Glee

There Is Nothing You Can Do To Me That I Havent Done To MyselfStop fearing the worst. Its already happened. So instead of crying about it why not crawl out of your homemade nuclear fallout shelters and bear witness to Living Legend…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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19
NOV
Comedy Tour Show - Matt Richardson
The Glee Club Nottingham

A lot has happened to Matt Richardson since his last tour in 2013. A lot of it is quite strange. Most comedians hope to win accolades and make people laugh very few end up with Heat Magazines Weird Crush trophy.From interviewing millionaire…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
NOV
Heat Recovery Steam Generator User Group 2017
Nottingham Belfry Hotel

The latest in this popular series of user groups returns for 2017. Join to share the latest technical insights and network with designers OEMs and operators of heat recovery steam generator assets.‐ Examine common issues from the perspective of the user‐ Learn…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731260
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Tourist Attractions


Millgate Museum

Millgate Museum is closed to visitors now as we are in the process of developing a new museum with a National Civil War Centre on the Old Magnus Buildings site Appletongate. This new museum will replace the exhibitions at Millgate and the Gilstrap Centre.At the Resource centre we…

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.…

Bestwood Swimming Pool

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

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.…

Bulwell Forest Golf Club

Bulwell Forest Golf Club ‐ golf course in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0115‐976 3172 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bulwell Forest Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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