What's on inLowdham


Welcome to Lowdham

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

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Forthcoming events in Lowdham

26
JUN
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: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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29
JUN
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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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30
JUN
Classics to Swing
Nottingham Trent University

This one‐day singing workshop will be led by Angela Kay whose informal exhilarating and entertaining approach to choral singing is sure to lift the spirits and make the day an enjoyable one for all.Come and sing a sumptuous Mendelssohn motet a sparkling…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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30
JUN
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: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960156943(eve nings)
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08
JUL
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Wollaton Hall

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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13
JUL
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Chilwell, N
Bartons PLC

Funhouse Comedy brings another night full of fun and laughter to Bartons Chilwell Nottingham.Headlining is the charismatic and highly talented Sony Award winner Tom Wrigglesworth comedian Radio and TV presenter and voice‐over artist who has had two series on BBC Radio 4.…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 525050
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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: 12.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 768661
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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: 5.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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15
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Newstead Abbey

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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19
JUL
An Evening with David Sedaris UK Tour 2018
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Leading US Humorist Best selling author and Triple Grammy Award nominee David Sedaris is coming to London for his 2018 UK tour supporting the release of his new book of essays Calypso.Known for his sardonic wit and his social satires and critiques…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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05
AUG
Riverside Festival 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: 7.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01780 470718
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12
AUG
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Newstead Abbey

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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13
AUG
Summer School 2018
Trent College

Music for Everyones 2018 Summer School will be a wonderful opportunity to immerse yourself in quality music‐making in a stimulating friendly environment.This year we are delighted that Trent College is hosting our Summer School. The excellent facilities rolling parkland excellent transport links…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01159 589312
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22
AUG
ALASKA THUNDERF**k 5000
The Glee Club Nottingham

The Klub Kids are back and this time they are bringing RuPauls All Stars 2 Winner Alaska Thunderfk 5000 with her chart topping hits and witty banter this evening is sure to be loads of fun. Expect something different from Alaska when…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
SEP
PJ 5k Obstacle Course Run
Newark Showground

Get ready to have the most fun in your PJs allowed in public NEW obstacles fresh for 2018 will make our PJ 5K the most fun and extreme inflatable obstacle course ever created. After your run join us for beer great food…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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27
SEP
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: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
OCT
Sons Of Pitches
The Glee Club Nottingham

The Sons of Pitches are a multi‐award‐winning British vocal group who specialize in acappella and beatbox. They won The Naked Choir in 2015. Formed in 2013 when they were all studying at the University of Birmingham they had their cover of Skrillexs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents T.Rextasy
Newark Palace Theatre

. SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS T.REXTASYMarc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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08
NOV
Zoe Lyons
The Glee Club Nottingham

After extensive stints on The News Quiz Just A Minute The Now Show and plenty more. All this makes it sound like Zoe Lyons has some sort of idea what shes doing in life. But does she Or is she the perfect…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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11
NOV
The Winter Beast, 5 and 10 mile Race
Aylesford Equine X Country Course

. The Winter Beast Double or Quit trail adventure mud run now in its 10th year Tackle 40 ish whos counting obstacles usually meant for 4 legged animals per 5 mile lap including water mud hills water a few surprises and did…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: +447968 836549
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28
FEB
PAUL FOOT
The Glee Club Nottingham

British stand‐up comedian Paul Foot received critical acclaim following The Guild of Connoisseurs. A comedy genius according to The Independent and The Age he has be likened to a rare exotic bird by The…

Location: 6.8 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…

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…

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…

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…

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