What's on inRetford


Welcome to Retford

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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Forthcoming events in Retford

24
SEP
Smiling IVY | + Support
Cask Corner and Dive Bar

An energetic skareggaefunkpunk band already completed UK & European tours in 2013 four releases under their belt supported the likes of Dub Pistols Frank Turner Zion Train and even Frankie Boyle.BBC Introducing Sheffield: Love it love it love it love it.NowThen: A…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01302 366277
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01
OCT
BIG Walkies Doncaster
Town Fields

Dogs and dog lovers of Doncaster ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Town Fields on Saturday 1 October 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or short…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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07
OCT
Retford Beer Festival
Retford Town Hall

Retford Beer Festival powered by Springhead Brewery returns to the Town Hall this October with a wide selection of local ales cider wine and international beers. With a cracking live music lineup in the evening and quality grub on offer using local…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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22
OCT
Firework & Music Festival 2016 - Around the world.
Clumber Park

Working with award‐winning Fuse Fireworks to host a great value for money night of fun and entertainment for all the family were set to delight your senses with not one but two stunning fireworks displays expertly choreographed to music from across the…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01777 719808
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30
OCT
Kelham Hall's Vintage Wedding Show
Kelham Hall

We just LOVE vintage wedding shows so were SO excited to announce our brand new event at the glorious Kelham Hall on 30 October 2016Come and join us for the very best vintage wedding suppliers on offer listen to some fab…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07824 559272
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12
NOV
Kelham Hall's Big Vintage Festival
Kelham Hall

Were so excited to be building this festival into a 2 day event in November 12th and 13th after a brilliant day in March 2016 What a treat This grandiose vintage festival is set in Kelham Hall just 5 minutes off…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07824 559272
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26
NOV
Orff's Carmina Burana
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Come and join Mansfield Choral Society for an evening exploring the fickleness of fortune and wealth the ephemeral nature of life the joy of the return of Spring and the pleasures and perils of drinking gluttony gambling and lust as depicted in…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
MAR
Faure's Requiem
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Come and join Mansfield Choral Societys performance of Faures Requiem. Conducted by their Artistic Director Dr Peter Siepmann and accompanied by Stephen Wall and John Ogdon award winner Isaac Savage.…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Tourist Attractions


Clumber Park

The park comprises over 3800 acres of peaceful woods, open heath and rolling farmland, with a superb serpentine lake at its heart and the longest avenue of lime trees in Europe. Part of Nottinghamshire's famed 'Dukeries', Clumber was formerly home to the Dukes of Newcastle. The…

Sherwood Forest Country Park

Browse around the Visitor Centre shops or relax after a stroll in the Forest Table Restaurant. Take a walk to the mighty Major Oak, pick up one of our fun family nature trails, or just stand and admire the weird and wonderful shapes of the ancient oak…

Wetlands Waterfowl Reserve

Wetlands Waterfowl reserve and Exotic Bird Park ‐ 32 acres of tranquil lakes and woodland. Wetlands primary objective is to enable people of all ages to view and get close to animals they wouldn't normally have the chance to see. Our 23‐acre parkland also provides a…

Avenue Discotheque

Avenue Discotheque Nightclub in Worksop, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01909 531350 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Bawtry

Bawtry ‐ golf course in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01302 710841 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bawtry golf courseclub.…

Bawtry Paintball Fields

Bawtry Paintball Fields ‐ Paintball in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Contact the venue on telephone number 01302 534688 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at Bawtry Paintball Fields.…

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