What's on inWollaton


Welcome to Wollaton

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

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Forthcoming events in Wollaton

26
SEP
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Pitcher and Piano

Nottingham Speed Dating 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…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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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: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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29
SEP
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: 3.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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29
SEP
MasquerMind Ball
Eastwood Hall

This event is a charity Masquerade Ball in aid of Mind the mental health charity. Being held at the gorgeous Eastwood Hall on Friday 29th September 2017 guests can expect a red carpet entrance with reception drink and live music from harpist…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07447 612944
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30
SEP
Quorn Baby and Children's Market
Rawlins Academy

Quorn Baby and Childrens Market is back at Rawlins Academy Quorn Loughbourgh with 35 stalls of excellent quality nearly new and new baby & childrens items from birth to six years all under on roof Great brands selling at bargain pricesOn saleMums…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07722 568842
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30
SEP
Reginald D. Hunter headlines with Just The Tonic a
Just The Tonic at The Spiegaltent

Taken from Wikipedia:A Spiegeltent Dutch for Mirror Tent from spiegeltent is a large travelling tent constructed in wood and canvas and decorated with mirrors and stained glass intended as an entertainment venue. Originally built in Belgium during the late 19th and early…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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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: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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05
OCT
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Ashby-de-la
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy brings a great line‐up of comedians to the charming Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch.Headlining will be the compelling and frank Daliso Chaponda who came 3rd in Britains Got Talent this year and has recently landed himself his own stand‐up comedy show on…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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05
OCT
Gandey's Circus
Uttoxeter New Road

Gandeys Your Circus is coming to Derby this October with an incredible new production which we know will amaze and thrill all the family. This award‐winning show featuring an array of international artistes is an unmissable treat.Gandeys reputation for producing premier circus…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 055507
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05
OCT
Le Page Ensemble Concerts in Southwell - Frontiers
Southwell Library

Offering a unique perspective on the traditional Baroque trio violinist David Le Page guitarist Mark Ashford Vida Guitar Quartet and cellist Nick Stringfellow present an eclectic mix of the old and the new. They will take you on a musical tour of…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07903 020101
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06
OCT
Just The Tonic's Friday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at Loughborough Town Hall

We take over a room in Loughborough Town Hall and bring 4 of our great comedians to the town including Tom Binns David Trent Andrew Doyle and Dave LongleyCategory: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: Tom Binns David Trent Andrew…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01509 231914
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06
OCT
ROLLS ROYCE DERBY
Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Soul Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover cardPayPal charges A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 ROOMS.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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07
OCT
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Chilwell, N
Bartons

Funhouse Comedy is delighted to be returning to Bartons Chilwell Nottingham after a 3 year break 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…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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07
OCT
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy in The Spie
Just The Tonic at The Spiegaltent

Taken from Wikipedia:A Spiegeltent Dutch for Mirror Tent from spiegeltent is a large travelling tent constructed in wood and canvas and decorated with mirrors and stained glass intended as an entertainment venue. Originally built in Belgium during the late 19th and early…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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07
OCT
Tibshelf Baby and Children's Market
Tibshelf Community School

Baby & Childrens Market are at coming to Tibshelf Community School Tibshelf Alfreton with 40 stalls of excellent quality nearly new and new baby & childrens items from birth to six years all under on roof Great brands selling at bargain pricesOn…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07722 568842
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12
OCT
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Southwell
Admiral Rodney

Funhouse Comedy Club returns to the Admiral Rodney Southwell for another great night of laughter.Headlining the night is Irish comedian Martin Mor. Starting out as a circus entertainer he then decided to turn to stand‐up. Having supported Frankie Boyle Jack Dee Lee…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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14
OCT
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: 3.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07960 156943
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15
OCT
Live Music Tour Show - The Young’uns
The Glee Club

Teesside trio The Younguns winners of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards coveted Best Group title have proved themselves a unique proposition ‐ writing and performing a cappella or subtly accompanied songs that tell it how it is alongside traditional songs from their…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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15
OCT
Live Music Tour Show – The Young’uns
The Glee Club Nottingham

Teesside trio The Younguns winners of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards coveted Best Group title have proved themselves a unique proposition writing and performing a cappella or subtly accompanied songs that tell it how it is alongside traditional songs from their…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08714 720400
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20
OCT
Luisa Omielan - Am I Right, Ladies?
Just The Tonic at The Belgrave Rooms

Comedy phenomenon Luisa Omielan is bringing her smash hit show Am I Right Ladies to Nottingham. Her first show What Would Beyonce Do was hailed as one of the biggest stand up hits of the last decade The Guardian and was launched…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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20
OCT
West Bradford October Festival
The Croquet Lawns

This family friendly 3 day event has something for everyone: a food market selling delicious hot food and drinks as well as stalls selling groceries crafts clothing and locally made items. The festival also features a fantastic line‐up of live music…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01832 281274
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21
OCT
Just The Tonic's Saturday night comedy
Just The Tonic at The Belgrave Rooms

Just the Tonic take over these grand premises for an amazing line up of comedy.This venue is situated within the Masonic Lodge on Goldsmith St Next to the Rescue Rooms. This hidden gem in the heart of the city give us comfortable…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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23
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Monday 23 October 2017. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Greg…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
OCT
super hero train adventure weekend
Great Central Railway Nottingham

The event is running the 28th and 29th October 2017 pricing for the trains the adult train is £14.00 for kids and £12.00 for adults This will include also admittance on the miniature railway and free bouncy castle rides if people…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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02
NOV
Nick Helm
The Glee

There Is Nothing You Can Do To Me That I Havent Done To MyselfStop fearing the worst. Its already happened. So instead of crying about it why not crawl out of your homemade nuclear fallout shelters and bear witness to Living Legend…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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03
NOV
Counterfeit Seventies 70s
Century Theatre, Snibston Discovery Park

Having toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music and everything in between. Featuring the music of Slade Sweet T.Rex The Bay City Rollers…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: (01530) 278444
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06
NOV
RCN Bulletin Jobs Fair Nottingham November 2017
East Midlands Conference Centre

Visitors will also have the opportunity to attend our FREE CPD‐accredited seminars where you will gain insight into everything from revalidation CV writing interview preparation the importance of taking care of yourself preceptorship mental health nursing and more Key reasons to attend:Meet…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02088 723170
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11
NOV
The Head Wrap by Diaries by Uchenna Dance
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

The Head Wrap Dairies is a dance theatre production that uses comedy movement and music to explore women beauty hair and culture. Weaving good humoured storytelling with beautifully physical African traditional and contemporary dance the piece is set to a sizzling soundtrack…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01773 853260
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18
NOV
Ring of Fire - the music of Johnny Cash
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love and faith struggle and success rowdiness and redemption and home and family. More than two dozen classic hitsincluding I Walk The Line A Boy Named Sue Folsom Prison Blues…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01773 853260
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19
NOV
Comedy Tour Show - Matt Richardson
The Glee Club Nottingham

A lot has happened to Matt Richardson since his last tour in 2013. A lot of it is quite strange. Most comedians hope to win accolades and make people laugh very few end up with Heat Magazines Weird Crush trophy.From interviewing millionaire…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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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…

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

See how Denby is made, 'have a go' at painting a plate, watch a free cookery demonstration in the Emporium or browse around the shops and museum. All Tours at Denby are led by experienced Tour Guides who will take you round and explain how the pottery…

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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