What's on inNottingham

Welcome to Nottingham

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

Tourist information Nottingham

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Nottingham as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Nottingham

25
MAY
Pet First Aid Evening
The New Art Exchange

Mark & the team at Forest Vets are on a mission to reduce fatal animal emergencies in Nottingham and were looking for you to help.We have noticed a significant increase in pets being presented with road traffic injuries. The fact is that…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01159 785036
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25
MAY
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: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

29
MAY
ROLLS ROYCE DERBY All Dayer
ROLLS ROYCE

A 2 room delight at one of the MIDLANDS Premier venues The Legendary ROLLS ROYCE All Dayer.DJ line‐up: CHRIS KING Blackpool Tower PEPKings Hall Stoke NIGE GRICEPrestatyn and guests..... plus Residents JOHN POOLE SAM EVANS ROB SMITH KEITH BANKS ALAN JONES JULIE…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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01
JUN
Brian Wilson
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Brian Wilson at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Wednesday 01 June 2016. 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…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
Rolls Royce Derby
ROLLS ROYCE

Rolls Royce Soul Night Derbyon 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 out.Open 8pm‐1am Admission…

Location: 13.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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04
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: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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04
JUN
Pre-loved Baby and Childrens Sale
West Park Leisure Centre

As seen recently on Dragons Den Award winning nearly new sales of babies and childrens goods and equipment is coming to Nottingham on the 4th June 2016. Get everything you need for your little ones at our friendly Nearly New Sale. Buy…

Location: 6.9 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07974 152420
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05
JUN
Derby Ramathon Half Marathon
ipro stadium

Building on the huge success of the previous two years Ramathon is returning even bigger and better for 2016Having firmly made its mark as Derbys premier annual running event Ramathon 2016 will see up to 5000 runners gather in the city to…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Sports

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05
JUN
Just the Tonic Sunday Night Comedy
Loughborough Town Hall

Sunday night comedy Consistently boasting the most interesting line ups in the country.Our doors at 6.45pm so you can get in seated and have a drink. At 8pm the show starts. The compere comes on warms up the crowd and gets you…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUN
Andrew Lawrence
Glee Club Nottingham

Subversive and intelligent comedy from star of Live at the Apollo and BBC Radio 4 sitcom There Is No Escape. His sixth UK tour in consecutive years an evening of honest fearless and uncompromising stand‐up. No joke is unacceptable. No subject off‐limits.…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08714 720400
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14
JUN
Garbage
Rock City Nottingham

Garbage at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Tuesday 14 June 2016. 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 prices…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUN
Nottingham Fun Colour Run
Holme Pierrepont Country Park

. The Nottingham Fun Colour Run is for all ages whether you want to skip run or even dance your way around the course. Each kilometre will see you covered in colour powder and leave you looking like a rainbow at the…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01522 837272
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23
JUN
Jake Bugg
Sherwood Pines

Britain has a new promising young artist approaching the heights of success. Jake Bugg is the artist who became famous with his last year performance during the famous Glastonbury festival. At only 17 years old…

Location: 14.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JUN
Rod Stewart
Capital FM Arena

One of the most successful recording artists of all time Rod Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame way back in 1994.Awarded a CBE for services to music he…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUN
East Midlands Motown night
Westgate Suites, West Gate

Massive Over 30s event since 2008 Its a great night out.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…

Location: 6.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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24
JUN
Just the Tonic Special with Milton Jones & guests
The Forum - The Cornerhouse

A Just the Tonic Special Milton Jones headlines a top night of comedy. Milton Jones gets off TV and out of the theatres to return for a limited number of clubs gigs.ArtistsSpeakers: Milton Jones Craig Hill David Trent Darrell Martin.Booking:…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07973 421176
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29
JUN
Sara Pascoe
Glee Club Nottingham

Sara Pascoe is a human animal and so are you. The show is a mixture of completely true stories about Tony Blair Oedipus Rex and the wildlife of Lewisham plus a load of stories that dont sound true at all about Jason…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
JUL
Bill Bailey
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection.Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

03
JUL
Gladys Knight
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Gladys Knight at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Sunday 03 July 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Gladys Knight liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUL
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy
The Forum

Our doors at 6.45pm so you can get in seated and have a drink. At 8pm the show starts. The compere comes on warms up the crowd and gets you all ready for 3 of the best comedians on the circuit When…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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23
JUL
Just The Tonic Saturday Night Comedy - Nottingham
The Forum

LEE NELSON ‐ WORK IN PROGRESS FOR 2017 TOUR.A unique opportunity to come and see me perform some brand new material in an intimate venue for not much money before its any good. Consistently boasting the most interesting line ups in the…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
JUL
Jess Glynne Splendour in2016
Wollaton Park

Jess Glynne Splendour in2016 at Wollaton park in Nottingham on Saturday 23 July 2016. 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…

Location: 2.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
AUG
Information lecture: Help and Healing
The Nottingham Mechanics (Board Room),

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 Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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07
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 a…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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26
AUG
Bama Lama Sing Song
Glee Club Nottingham

Live band playing great songs that everyone knowsTheres no singerThe crowd sing the songsYoull hear songs you expect and others you wont ‐ but youll know and LOVE them all.Big grimaces hugs bad dancing demonic voices lots and lots of…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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10
SEP
Daniel ODonnell
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Daniel ODonnell at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Saturday 10 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Daniel ODonnell tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
Matt Forde
Glee Club Nottingham

Following the UKs most important referendum until the next one Matt Forde celebrates why its greatawful that were inout of the EUUKNATOwhatever the hell happens next. 16‐18 year olds must bring ID…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
SEP
Gary Numan
Rock City Nottingham

Gary Numan was a pioneer in the early electronic scene confounding the contemporary music press with his androgynous stage presence and signature technique of feeding synthesizer hooks through guitar effect pedals. His most famous single…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
SEP
Ronan Keating
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Best known for his work as one of the members of Boyzone Ronan Keating has shown many times over that he has the ability to make it on his own.His debut solo albon…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
SEP
Isy Suttie
Glee Club Nottingham

Award‐winning comedian writer songwriter and actress tours her brand new show. Copies of Isys new book The Actual One will also be available for purchase on the evening during a signing session after the show. …

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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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…

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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Nottingham? See our list of attractions in Nottingham, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 24/05/2016 04:50:15