What's on inRuddington

Welcome to Ruddington

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

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Forthcoming events in Ruddington

23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Nottingham/Beeston Rock
John Clifford School

The Beeston Rock Choir is led by Nottinghamshire based musician Jennie Harwood. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Beeston and further afield in Nottinghamshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
Tony Law
Glee Club Nottingham

Enter The ToneZone Dive into the zone of Tone for a brand new show of life‐affirming life‐changing comedy from the multi award‐ winning nonsense‐maker. From Have I Got News For You Never Mind The Buzzcocks 8 Out Of 10 Cats The Alternative…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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23
OCT
Asking Alexandria
Rock City Nottingham

Asking Alexandria is a British metal core band that has their roots in Dubai one of the most unlikely locations to serve as a starting point for such a band. Their founder Ben Bruce…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Ed Sheeran
Nottingham Arena

Ed Sheeran is an English singer songwriter from Halifax in West Yorkshire. Ed moved to London in 2008 to play gigs in small venues playing every day to audiences as few as five people. In…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
OCT
Peter Andre
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
The Five and the Prophecy of Prana
Nottingham Playhouse

An action‐packed celebration of camaraderie morality and the triumph of the human spirit The Five and the Prophecy of Prana fuses hip‐hop manga and martial arts.Dance Touring Partnership presents:Boy Blue Entertainment in The Five and the Prophecy of Prana.In modern Tokyo five…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 566849
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24
OCT
Il Divo
Capital FM Arena

Dont be put off by the Syco Music tag this isnt one of Cowells reality wannabes Il Divo are true talent as is proved by eight years in the industry and 26 million albums…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Nottingham Arena

Formed way back in 1946 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra RPO has played under the direction of many of the world's best conductors. Based at London's iconic Cadogan Hall in Chelsea the ever‐popular and world‐renowned group…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Steve Hackett
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Tom Baxter
Glee Club Nottingham

Supremely gifted singer‐songwriter of Better and Almost There returns with album available on tour.…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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26
OCT
The South
Rescue Rooms

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Antiques Market
Donington Park Exhibition Centre

Since its launch in August 2010 Donington Antiques Market is now firmly established within the antique event calendar. Popular for its central location just off the M1 at the world famous Donington Park the market brings together everything from classic antiques…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 0129 827493
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27
OCT
Chimaira
Rescue Rooms

The heavy metal music scene has seen the entry of various bands recently and it has become really difficult for bands to sound fresh and keep the fans interested. If there is one band that…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
OCT
Sam Smith
Rock City Nottingham

Live music event at Rock City Nottingham Nottingham Nottinghamshire. To watch Sam Smith live at Rock City Nottingham on the Tuesday 28 October 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Eagulls
Bodega Social

Eagulls appears live in Nottingham Nottinghamshire at Bodega Social on Wednesday 29 October 2014. For ticket prices to watch Eagulls at Bodega Social see the list of tickets available for Eagulls.…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
OCT
Nick Mulvey
Rescue Rooms

Nick Mulvey at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Wednesday 29 October 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Sheryl Crow
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Born in 1962 Sheryl Crow is a hugely popular American singer‐songwriter record producer and actress. She claims to love anything with a drum beat and is popular for her own fusion of pop‐rock with folk…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Andy Zaltzman
Glee Club Nottingham

One of Britains leading political comedians brings his uniquely interactive new show Satirist for Hire to The Glee. Send your grumbles and bleats to Zaltzman in advance hell butter your political hot potato to order and serve it back to you at…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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30
OCT
WakeyWakey
Rescue Rooms

WakeyWakey at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham on Thursday 30 October 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Westgate suites motown night
Westgate Suites

Westgate Suites Long Eaton Http:Bit.Ly1moxtqqThe Most Fun For Over 30s In The East Mids3 Rooms For Dancing 8 Djs 4 Bars.Join Djs Kev Roberts Chris King Craig Strong And GuestsArtists: Best Loved Soul DJs…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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01
NOV
Parkinsons UK Spooky Sprint Nottingham
National Water Sports Centre

You're in for a totally different running experience which will test your nerve as well as your fitness.It's so good it's scary.Choose your distance and join us when the sun goes down at the National Water Sports Centre.Bring along your little monsters…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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01
NOV
Spooky Sprint Nottingham 2014
Holme Pierrpont National Water Sports Centre

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprint a race in the dark with only a head torch to light your way. Up for it You're in for a totally different experience which will test your nerve as well as…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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01
NOV
The Comedy Club Derby
Derby County FC

The Comedy Club Derby at Derby County FC on Saturday 1st November. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Kevin McCarthyLater With Jools Holland Saturday Night Live ITV Through The Cakehole BBC1 Saturday Night Live ITV1 Gag Tag BBC1 Live…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 761112
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01
NOV
Kunt And The Gang
Rock City

Kunt And The Gang performs live at Rock City in Nottingham Nottinghamshire on Saturday 01 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Kunt And The Gang at Rock City now.…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Paul Potts
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Paul Potts is a Bristol‐born singer who won Britains Got Talent show on TV going on to find fame internationally.…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
Soil
Rock City Nottingham

Soil at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Saturday 01 November 2014. 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: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Billy Lockett
Bodega Social

Billy Lockett at Bodega Social live on Sunday 02 November 2014 in Nottingham Nottinghamshire. For tickets to see Billy Lockett at Bodega Social see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
NOV
Klaxons
Rescue Rooms

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
Mary Gauthier
Glee Club Nottingham

Trouble and Love is Mary Gauthiers new album and includes songs written with Beth Nielsen Chapman and Gretchen Peter. Duane Eddy also guests. It follows The Foundling which was acclaimed her masterpiece.Gauthiers songs startle with authority and detail. If she keeps this…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
NOV
Jamie T
Rock City Nottingham

Jamie T at Rock City Nottingham in Nottingham on Tuesday 04 November 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jamie T live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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…

Great Central Railway

Re‐creating the experience of famous expresses of the steam age. Great Central Railway is one of the few places in the world where scheduled full size steam trains pass in motion on double track. Main Line Steam trains ‐ every weekend throughout the year.Featuring GCR '04'…

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…

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