What's on inLenton

Welcome to Lenton

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

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Forthcoming events in Lenton

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Charli XCX
Rescue Rooms

Charli XCX at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 01 April 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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FAF Comedy Clubs
The Out of Town

The Launch of Ripleys premier Club with Steve Shanyaski Alfie Moore Scott Bennett and SupportPlus: David Lloyd Paul Imrie.Booking: http:atnd.it22694‐0…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07790 249374
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The Bootleg Shadows
Derby Guildhall

The Bootleg Shadows bring their outstanding Tribute to Derby Guildhall for a night of foot tapping classics celebrating the music of The Shadows & Cliff Richard with plenty of humour to make it a night out to rememberRelive such fantastic hits as:…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 255800
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Of Mice Men
Rock City Nottingham

Of Mice Men at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Thursday 02 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Of Mice Men live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Nottingham

4 brilliant comedians from the top of the UK and International circuits.…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Rival Sons
Rock City Nottingham

Hailing from the gorgeous Long Beach in sunny California Rival Sons were formed from the ashes of Scott Holidays band Black Summer Crush in 2009. Their style is often compared to blues‐rock bands from…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Blue
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Blue at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday 04 April 2015. 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…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Absolute Blondie
The Greyhound

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE GREYHOUND with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC and THE…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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A Place to Bury Strangers
The Bodega Social Club

A Place to Bury Strangers at The Bodega Social Club in Nottingham on Monday 06 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Nicki Minaj
Capital FM Arena

Nicki Minaj is arguably one of the most popular female rappers of her generation. Though she is best known as a rapper but she also dances and is often seen on television. Minaj entered the…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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UB40 Ali Campbell
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

UB40 Ali Campbell at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Thursday 09 April 2015. 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…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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FAF Comedy present The Raymond & Mr Timpkin Revue
The Bentinck

Lightning fast choreography meets uber swift editing in a fantasmagorical collision of quality entertainment. An overload of velvet sandals and multi‐hued wool provides a startling accompaniment the whole effect being that of a slim man and a fat man putting their bums…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07790 249374
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Cbeebies Live
Nottingham Arena

Calling all CBeebies fans Come and join the fun and make some music with your favourite CBeebies stars in a brand new show for Easter 2014 ‐ CBeebies Live The Big Band.Mixing‐up this fun filled…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Drenge
Rescue Rooms

Drenge at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Friday 10 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the legwork…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Justin Friends
Capital FM Arena

Justin Friends at Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on Friday 10 April 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Justin Friends live in the…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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WWE Live
Capital FM Arena

WWE Live at Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on Saturday 11 April 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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Circa Waves
Rescue Rooms

Circa Waves at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Monday 13 April 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Katherine Ryan
Glee Club Nottingham

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Michael Ball
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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McBusted
Capital FM Arena

British supergroup McBusted were formed ‐ unsurprisingly ‐ from successful boy bands McFly and Busted in 2013 and their original 11‐date tour increased to 34 dates throughout April and June 2014. The group have also…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Derby 10k and 3k
ipro stadium

The Sporting Futures Events team in association with The University Of Derby are pleased to announce that entries for the 2015 race are now open. The race will take place on Sunday 19th April 2015 and will once again incorporate the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01773 841372
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Dylan Moran
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Extreme Stunt Show
Stockhill Park

Awesome Monster Trucks High Flying Motorbikes & BMX teams battle it out as BIG AIR is the name of the game this summer as our boys hit the air flying Youll be keeping your feet firmly on level ground as the…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08444 771000
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Hollie McNish
Glee Club Nottingham

Internationally acclaimed poet & spoken word artist championed by Benjamin Zephaniah.…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Bellowhead
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Harlem Globetrotters
Capital FM Arena

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters have been thrilling families and millions of fans for 88 years all the while innovating the game in exciting new ways. Last year the Globetrotters did something unparalleled in the…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Craft & Gift Fayre
Nealies

Craft & Gift Fayre on Sunday 26th April 2015 atNealies function room Derby Road Milford nr. Belper Derbyshire DE56 0QF11am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of stalls showcasing local talented craftspeopleFree admissionFree Car parking onsiteRefreshments available …

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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Villagers
Glee Club Nottingham

Darling Arithmetic is the third album from Villagers. The follow‐up to Conor OBriens debut Becoming a Jackal and its successor Awayland ‐ both hugely acclaimed and Mercury‐nominated ‐ is a breathtakingly beautiful intimate album entirely about love and relationships.Darling Arithmetic was written…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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Josh Rouse Trio
Glee Club Nottingham

One of the most consistent songwriters around ‐ UncutHook laden return to the lush sunny 70s folk‐pop that made his name...a genuine contender for album of the year ‐ Acoustic MagazineThe Nebraska‐born Valencia‐dwelling Josh Rouse sings a brand of acoustic rock extending…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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UFO
Rock City Nottingham

UFO at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Tuesday 28 April 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest UFO tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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