What's on inWest Bridgford


Welcome to West Bridgford

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

Tourist information West Bridgford

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

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Forthcoming events in West Bridgford

23
JUN
Street Art Festival 2017
Surface Gallery

Street Art Festival 201724th June ‐ 15th JulyLaunch Party: Friday 23rd June 18:00 ‐ 22:00This Summer at Surface Gallery sees the return of the most anarchic the most spectacular show in town: the Nottingham Street Art Festival. This hugely popular exhibition supports…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 470793
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24
JUN
Inflatable 5k - Nottingham
Nottingham Racecourse

10 Gigantic Inflatable ObstaclesPit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around an incredibly fun 5k courseVenue: Nottingham Racecourse Colwick Park Close Nottingham NG2 4BEPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 2.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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24
JUN
Mansfield Choral sings Songs for a Summer Evening
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Following the success of our concert last summer were again inviting you to bring your own picnic and favourite tipple sit in a more relaxed cabaret style and enjoy an evening of family favourites including Danny Boy and Bridge over troubled water…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07786 801088
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25
JUN
Cycle Live
Victoria Embankment

Cycle Live is a annual cycling event in Nottingham that sees thousands of cyclists take to the streets of Nottinghamshire. There are 5 distances all named after characters from the Robin Hood legend starting with the man himself at 25 miles The…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01159 258777
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25
JUN
Skydive for Mary Ann Evans Hospice
Langar Airfield

Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans HospiceImagine standing at the edge of an open doorway in an aircraft flying at 10000 feet the noise of the engines and the wind ringing in your ears with only the outline of distant fields…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 865439
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25
JUN
The Wind in the Willows
Bradgate Park

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
JUN
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 Christmas3 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50 after Open…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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01
JUL
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: 2.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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04
JUL
Five Rivers Fostering @ King's Mill Hospital
King's Mill Hospital

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster CarersFor those who dont know Fostering involves children and young people being cared for…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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05
JUL
LinkedIn for Business - Beginners Half Day Worksho
Erewash Partnership - Ilkeston

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your LinkedIn Profile.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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07
JUL
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUL
Jane Eyre
Wollaton Hall

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
JUL
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Southwell
The Admiral Rodney

Funhouse Comedy Club is back at the Admiral Rodney Southwell with an outstanding night of comedy.The show features the incredible Tom Binns star and co‐writer of the BBC 1 Friday night comedy show Hospital People which follows the lives of porters hospital…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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13
JUL
ROCKANDBIKEFEST
ROCKANDBIKEFEST

The Rock and Bike Festival of the UK Midlands. With a great line‐up of top bands...Bringing to the stage in 2017 Girlschool. The Quireboys Dr Feelgood . John Coghlans Quo O.D. Saxon Cocked n Loaded Slither Exhibit A On The Brink.The Mocking…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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18
JUL
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Pitcher and Piano

How 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 of the Speed Dating…

Location: 2.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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27
JUL
Peter Pan
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUL
Pride and Prejudice
Bradgate Park

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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31
JUL
YMCA Camp Williams July/August 2017
The Nottingham Emmanuel School

At Camp Williams all children will take part in camp rallys sports swimming games and crafts. Plus 8 15 year olds on our full programme can do skills clinics ranging from game design to climbing and trampolining t music making ‐…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01157 117006
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01
AUG
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 1 an
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies and Q&A you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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06
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 our…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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12
AUG
Great Expectations
Nottingham Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
AUG
NOTTS SOUL ALL DAYER
Rolls Royce

Fabulous 4 rooms for dancing event in the heart of the East Midlands just off Jnct 26M1.A brand new event for the Bank Holiday Weekend. Sunday August 27th.4pm‐1am at Rolls Royce Watnall Rd Hucknall Notts NG15 6EP.4 sensational rooms of music and…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01909 515150
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09
SEP
Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans Hospice
Langar Airfield

Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans HospiceImagine standing at the edge of an open doorway in an aircraft flying at 10000 feet the noise of the engines and the wind ringing in your ears with only the outline of distant fields…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 865439
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17
SEP
G2 Definitive Genesis
Glee Club Nottingham

G2 perform classic 1970s Genesis from the Seconds Out era and earlier Gabriel years.All under 25s may be asked to produce valid ID See FAQs.14‐16 year old must be accompanied by an adult with ticket to the show.ADVANCE PRICE£16.00Show EntryTIMESDoors open 18:00:00Last…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
SEP
Live Music Tour Show – G2 Definitive Genesis
The Glee Club Nottingham

G2 Definitive Genesis pays tribute to a vintage period in Genesis long and colourful history the four‐man Seconds Out era 1975‐78 whilst also dipping back into the Gabriel years. Its the midlate seventies; Peter Gabriel had just departed to be replaced by…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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21
SEP
Comedy Tour Show - Vir Das
The Glee Club Nottingham

Rapidly growing to international stardom after sell‐out shows in the USA and touring worldwide Vir Das has made his way in Bollywood starring in Indias first Zombie film Go Goa Gone and films BadMaash Company Delhi Belly and Revolver Rani. Alongside the…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
SEP
IKANO BANK ROBIN HOOD MARATHON 2017
Victoria Embankment

The Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon and Half Marathon returns to Nottingham on Sunday 24 September and the popular event provides the perfect opportunity for runners to join Robin Hood and his merry men on this picturesque course.The 2017 half marathon and…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08451 641775
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27
SEP
Comedy Tour Show - Tom Stade (16+)
The Glee

I SWEARAfter a hiatus from the touring scene get ready for another epic blast of Tom Stade Direct from the Edinburgh Festival the Canadian tour‐de‐force is back with a brand‐new show for 2017. Renowned for his carefree attitude and…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Simon Day – In Character
The Glee Club Nottingham

Simon Day In Character Brian Pern Billy Bleach Geoffrey Allerton Tony BecktonBRIAN PERN ‐ Prog rocker and humanitarian Brian will perform a piece involving music and some modern dance.BILLY BLEACH ‐ The Fast Show pub bore and star of the…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
OCT
Three Day Beginners Floristry Course
Totally Flowers

This is an informative three‐day course and is ideal if you are considering changing your career or would like more in depth knowledge about Flower ArrangingFloristry for your hobby. During this course you will get lots of insider tips and tricks of…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07738 556949
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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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