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.

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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

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: 3.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731260
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22
NOV
A Christmas Carol
Southwell Minster

One magical night Scrooge is visited by mystical ghosts who show him there is more to life than work and money slowly he begins to recognise the true meaning of Christmas. With a cavalcade of…

Location: 11.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 6.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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24
NOV
Loughborough christmas market
Market Place, Loughborough

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world.Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material treasures…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07542 026035
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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: 12.1 milesaway
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: 11.9 milesaway
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: 2.4 milesaway
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: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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28
NOV
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Fat Cat Cafe Bar

Nottingham Speed DatingHow 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: 0.9 milesaway
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: 1.4 milesaway
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: 3.8 milesaway
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: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01159 470793
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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: 1.3 milesaway
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. LisburnNorth Ireland witnessed the birth of this very…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
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: 13.3 milesaway
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 withmotorcyclists 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: 3.7 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 1.4 milesaway
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: 0.7 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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28
JAN
Beaumanor Hall Wedding Fayre
Beaumanor Hall

Beaumanor Hall Wedding FayreSunday 28th January 201811am ‐ 3pmCome along to the stunning Beaumanor Hall to meet with some of the areas best wedding suppliers to discuss ideas for your special day.Suppliers include ‐ Bridal dresses Suit Hire Photography Florists Venue Dressing…

Location: 15.8 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01572 755882
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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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
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 DanNearly Dan in Concert20th Anniversary tour 2017featuring Classic album Aja 40 year celebrationLess tribute and more homage Nearly Dan is saviour to the growing legions of Dan fans desperate to…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
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: 1.3 milesaway
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: 2.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
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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: 21/11/2017 04:45:41