What's on in Retford, Nottinghamshire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Retford in the beautiful county of Nottinghamshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Retford - 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 Retford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Places to visit
Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Retford to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Retford
If you're out on the tiles in Retford then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Retford will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Retford.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Retford (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Retford for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Retford for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
West Retford HotelRetford
Rooms from £97.00
Ye Olde Bell HotelBlyth
Rooms from £65.00
Clumber Park Hotel and SpaClumber Park
Rooms from £61.00
Best Western Charnwood HotelBlyth
Rooms from £45.00
Acorn Lodge Guest HouseWorksop
Rooms from £55.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Clay Shoot DayThe SAFE@LAST annual Clay Shoot will return to Sandbeck Park, the stately home of the Earl and Countess of Scarbrough on Saturday 10th May. 2014 will mark the eighth annual Clay Shoot, where participants will be able to …||10 May 2014Sandbeck ParkRotherhamSports|
|BoyzoneBoyzone at Sherwood Pines Forest Park live on Thursday, 12 June 2014 in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. For tickets to see Boyzone at Sherwood Pines Forest Park, see the list of ticket prices.…||12 Jun 2014Sherwood Pines Forest ParkMansfieldMiscellaneous|
|Jessie JJessie J performs live at Sherwood Pines Forest Park in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire on Friday, 13 June 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jessie J at Sherwood Pines Forest Park now.…||13 Jun 2014Sherwood Pines Forest ParkMansfieldMiscellaneous|
|Forest LiveForest Live at Sherwood Pines Forest Park live on Saturday, 14 June 2014 in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. For tickets to see Forest Live at Sherwood Pines Forest Park, see the list of ticket prices.…||14 Jun 2014Sherwood Pines Forest ParkMansfieldMiscellaneous|
|Paul WellerPaul Weller appears live in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire at Sherwood Pines Forest Park on Saturday, 14 June 2014. For ticket prices to watch Paul Weller at Sherwood Pines Forest Park, see the list of tickets available for…||14 Jun 2014Sherwood Pines Forest ParkMansfieldMiscellaneous|
|Trinity Art Centre Ghost Hunt with CompassJoin Compass as we Investigate this old Gothic style ex church. In September of 1841, The beautiful gothic was built. The church was dedicated to the Holy Trinity and was consecrated on 29 June 1843 and completed in 1844…||14 - 15 Jun 2014Trinity StreetLincsMiscellaneous|
|Ghost Hunt at South Yorkshire Aircraft MuseumSouth Yorkshire air museum is the largest air museum in Britain and is also home to the The Allied Air Forces Memorial. Situated in a 20 acre parkland site on the former World War II RAF Bomber Command Station at Elving…||30 - 31 Aug 2014South Yorkshire Aircraft MuseumDoncasterBizarre|
Easter in Retford
Easter activities in Retford
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Retford.
Wedding fairs in Retford
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Retford. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.