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

23
NOV
Live Music Tour Show - Mawkin
The Glee Club

Fresh off the heels from a blistering support set on Bellowheads 2016 farewell tour and following a string of summer appearances at Cambridge Grinagog Towersey and Sidmouth Festivals come and join Mawkin in celebrating their long awaited follow up album to The…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
NOV
Live Music Tour Show – Mawkin
The Glee Club Nottingham

Fresh off the heels from a blistering support set on Bellowheads 2016 farewell tour and following a string of summer appearances at Cambridge Grinagog Towersey and Sidmouth Festivals come and join Mawkin in celebrating their long awaited follow up album to The…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
NOV
East Midlands 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: 16.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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25
NOV
Absolute Bowie
One Call Stadium, Mansfield Town Football Club

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01623 482482
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25
NOV
Haydn's Creation
Southwell Minster

Under the baton of Ellie Martin Mansfield and Bingham Choral Societies are looking forward to performing the whole of Haydns masterpiece The Creation in the majestic setting of Southwell Cathedral with the Lincoln Chamber Orchestra.…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07786 801088
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25
NOV
Lady Bay Vintage Midcentury Antiques Fair
Nottingham Rugby & Sports Club

Whether youre a retro fan a collector of mid‐century modern or youre looking for something vintage beautiful & quirky for yourself or your home try us out on Saturday 25th November. Well have thousands of goods to browse through at this Winter…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07702 291334
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25
NOV
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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28
NOV
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Fat Cat Cafe Bar

Nottingham Speed Dating 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…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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01
DEC
On Colour: A Solo Exhibition by Samuel Harriman
Surface Gallery

On Colour is a celebration of light. As Aesthetica Magazine remarks Harrimans practice combines the mediums of light installation and painting to intonate the point that the use oflight is a form of painting. The use of painterly processes the light as…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 470793
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02
DEC
Charity Sale of Special Books, by ExLibris
ExLibris

Sale of some of our best rescued books for adults and children. Quirky books scarce books unusual books collectable books attractive books books that shout look at me. Books that will make great gifts and books that will be wonderful to keep.…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL:
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02
DEC
Leftovers
Surface Gallery

Leftovers features the work of Surface Gallerys many creative volunteers who specialise in varying practices: from the large glitch photomontage of DisplacedReplaced exploring the social cultural and political climate of the modern world to the delicate glass designs of Phoebe Joy and…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01159 470793
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02
DEC
The Circus of Horrors
Majestic Theatre Retford

Circus of Horrors the show that rocked Britain's Got Talent is back with new shocks that you send a shiver down your spineFollowing the death of The Ventriloquist his demonic dummy seems to take on…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Egypt play Clowne Rock & Blues Club
CLOWNE COMMUNITY CENTRE

www.egypt‐blues.co.ukwww.facebook.comegyptblueswww.twitter.comegyptbluesMidnight Sun & Blues Kerosene albums re‐released by Stable Records via Amuse Records available now to download from multiple outlets Spotify Deezer Napster etc. Egypt is a UK blues rock three piece band formed in 1987. Eric Chipulina ‐ guitarvocalsAlan Fish ‐…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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05
DEC
The Vaudevillians: Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales
Glee Club Nottingham

After selling out an often‐extended Off‐Broadway run an Australian tour and a run at Londons Soho Theatre RuPauls Drag Race winner Jinkx Monsoon is going on tour with The Vaudevillians a bawdy rowdy musical comedy co‐starring composer and musician Major Scales.Throughout the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
DEC
Duke Special
Glee Club Nottingham

For his thousands of fans he is known as Duke Special. But for his family friends and loved ones he is their dear Peter Wilson. Lisburn North Ireland witnessed the birth of this very…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
DEC
Mansfield Choral Society - Christmas Carols
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Bring a picnic and enjoy us singing some carols and then join in and sing some yourself Ellie Martin will lead us and you in some new carols as well as some firm favourites.…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07786 801088
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17
DEC
Planet Circus The Wow Factor! Christmas Special!
hucknall car boot Site

The worlds most dangerous circus act Team Brazil in The Splitting Globe of Death with motorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph this act has to be seen to be believed. Bonita with her hoola hoop sensation will…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
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19
DEC
Boyzlife Xmas Tour 2017 - Nottingham 19th Dec
Glee Club Nottingham

Keith and Brian came from Louis Walshs stable of discoveries back in the 90s and have become Irish National treasures. With International success Boyzone topped the charts for 7 years at their peak with Hits like When The Going Gets Tough No…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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05
JAN
The International Postcard Show 2018: Call for Sub
Surface Gallery

All submissions will be included in this vibrant and hugely popular exhibition. The International Postcard Show will feature hundreds of original creations in an array of different media by established and aspiring artists from all over the world.All artists can choose to…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 470793
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13
JAN
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: 07960156943(eve nings)
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18
JAN
Dane Baptiste - G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs)
Glee Club Nottingham

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste brings his third smash hit show on national tour. Original provocative and exceptionally crafted G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs explores our worldwide pursuit of…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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18
JAN
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
The Glee

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21 dates including…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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01
FEB
Bobby Mair
Glee Club Nottingham

Over the past couple of years Bobby has become an instantly recognisable face on Britishtelevision and the UK comedy circuit. This year he tours his latest show Loudly Insecure. As seen supporting BIll Burr Doug Stanhope and soon to star on VICELAND.All…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
FEB
Daliso Chaponda
The Glee Nottingham

Britains Got Talents stand out comedian and golden buzzer favourite sets out on his debut UK tour.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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11
FEB
Nearly Dan - The Spirit & Sound of Steely Dan
Glee Club Nottingham

The Spirit & Sound of Steely Dan Nearly Dan in Concert 20th Anniversary tour 2017 featuring Classic album Aja 40 year celebrationLess tribute and more homage Nearly Dan is saviour to the growing legions of Dan fans desperate to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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19
APR
Craig Campbell - Easy Tiger
Glee Club Nottingham

The majestic mountain moose in a tiger striped onesie brings his thrilling new show Easy Tiger out of the Fringe jungle and onto the world stage for his 3rd solo tour. Queens and Toms pack some nip and prowl on down to…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
JUL
Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run
Nottingham Racecourse

Nottingham we are coming back in 2018 Get ready to experience the ultimate 5k inflatable obstacle run in the UK. The course is packed with the some of the largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created.Pit your wits against ten giant…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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14
JUL
Truckfest Original 2018
Newark Showground

Truckfest is the must see show for enthusiasts families and the road haulage industry. Proud of its heritage in presenting trucks from all over the world Truckfest is Europes Premier trucking event showcasing a huge variety of trucks from giant American rigs…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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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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