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

23
FEB
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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23
FEB
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Melbourne F
Harpurs

Funhouse Comedy Club which already runs successful nights at various venues all over the country is excited to announce the launch of their brand new comedy night at Harpurs Melbourne.Funhouse Comedy Clubs are renowned for having exceptionally friendly audiences and a brilliant…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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24
FEB
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: 07960156943(eve nings)
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24
FEB
Writing Fantastic Plots and Players
QUAD

Fantastic Plots and Players with Ruth De HaasSaturday 24th February 1:00pm ‐ 5:00pmTickets £20 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https:www.derbyquad.co.ukcoursewriting‐fantastic‐plots‐and‐players.aspxLed by fantasy author and tutor Ruth De Haas this extended session covers how to construct exciting plots and…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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25
FEB
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Nottingham
Rescue Rooms

Funhouse Comedy Club which already runs successful nights at various venues all over the country is excited to announce the launch of their brand new comedy night at The Rescue Rooms Nottingham.In 2003 when the Rescue Rooms opened it hosted a comedy…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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01
MAR
Ellie Taylor
The Glee Nottingham

Following a sell‐out Edinburgh Festival season and autumn tour the star of BBCs Live at the Apollo Mock the Week and The John Bishop Show Channel 4s 8 Out of 10 Cats and BBC Radio 4s The Now Show adds additional spring…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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01
MAR
Ellie Taylor - This Guy
Glee Club Nottingham

Following a sell‐out Edinburgh Festival season and autumn tour the star of BBCs Live at the Apollo Mock the Week and The John Bishop Show Channel 4s 8 Out of 10 Cats and BBC Radio 4s The Now Show adds additional spring…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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02
MAR
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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03
MAR
DaleDiva in Concert
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

DaleDiva Derbyshires Award winning female a Cappella chorus celebrate their 10th anniversary this year and have shared many wonderful experiences and accomplishments in that time. Highlights include winning a National TV contest appearing at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas and…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01773 853260
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03
MAR
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…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 100009
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07
MAR
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Ashby-de-le
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy is pleased to be presenting another regional heat of the prestigious national English Comedian of the Year competition at the Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch. The Competition is open to all comedians either born in England or permanently resident here who have…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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08
MAR
Funhouse Comedy Club - Comedy Night in Southwell M
Admiral Rodney

Funhouse Comedy Club is back at the Admiral Rodney Southwell for another night of fun and laughter.Topping the bill is Presenter Broadcaster Writer Actor and Comedian Ian Stone. An International comedian including performing for the troops he has made numerous TV and…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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08
MAR
Gandeys Circus
Uttoxeter New Road

The UKs biggest and most spectacular Big Top show GANDEYS YOUR CIRCUS is coming back with an all new action‐packed star‐studded production for all the family.Raising the bar sky‐high and smashing expectations to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the creation of…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 055507
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13
MAR
Speed Dating in Nottingham
Pitcher and Piano

Speed Dating in NottinghamHow Speed Dating in Nottingham worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Nottingham you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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14
MAR
Psychic Switch - Loughborough
Ramada Loughborough Hotel

Buy your tickets now and receive your E‐Tickets instantly. Advance bookings only we do not sell tickets on the door.See 4 different PsychicsMediums on your table.Psychic Switch Event will be held on Wed 14th March 2018 at the Ramada Resort Hotel Loughborough…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: Seew ebsite
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15
MAR
Geoff Norcott - Traditionalism
Glee Club Nottingham

The world is changing at a dizzying rate.Geoff is trying to hold modern views but worries that tradition is becoming a dirty word.As a satirical comic Geoff has also written for programmes including Channel 4s Alternative Election featured as a guest on…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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17
MAR
"Here I Belong" by Pentabus Theatre Company
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

Focusing on the life of one woman Here I Belong explores the changing nature of English village life over a 60 year period. Elsie has lived in the village most of her life; its where her daughters grew up her husband died…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01773 853260
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17
MAR
ABBA Tribute Band - Sensation
Century Theatre

Widely considered to be one of the best ever Abba Tribute Acts they play to packed theatres and festivals throughout Europe. A stunning stage show which combines costume changes lighting effects and a faithful reproduction of the Abba sound.A great evenings entertainment…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: (01530) 278444
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18
MAR
Stuart Goldsmith
The Glee Nottingham

Best New Show at Leicester Comedy Festival 2017. International tour seven million downloads completed therapy. Now expert stand‐up Times and Comedians Comedian host commits to the bit. Master of the form Independent…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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24
MAR
Highlighting Horror: Crime, Thriller and Chiller
QUAD

THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS:Highlighting Horror: Crime Thriller And ChillersSaturday 24th March 10:00am ‐ 6:00pmTickets £35 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https:www.derbyquad.co.ukcoursehighlighting‐horror‐‐crime‐thriller‐and‐chillers.aspxCelebrate the horror genre with the worlds leading horror organisation whether as a professional or as a…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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30
MAR
The Lady Boys of Bangkok - Wonder Women
The Sabai Pavilion

Uncork the champagne Dress to kill Party like theres no tomorrow Celebrating 20 diamante decorated years The Lady Boys of Bangkok Wonder Women Tour will take the UKs number one cabaret show to a new level. With some of your favourites from…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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31
MAR
Ashby Art Club Exhibition & Sale of Paintings
Ticknall Village Hall

As well as the numerous paintings by both professional and amateur artists the exhibition includes: Daily Demonstrations from Club Artists; Childrens Colouring Competition; Homemade Refreshments Available; Prize Draw Raffle donation from proceeds to Local Air Ambulance charity; Ample Parking; Disabled Parking &…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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11
APR
British Geriatrics Society Improving Healthcare fo
NCC

The BGS Spring meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people. Our ageing population is stimulating extensive NHS service redesign to deal with the challenge of caring for larger numbers of older people…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02076 081369
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19
APR
Craig Campbell - Easy Tiger
Glee Club Nottingham

The majestic mountain moose in a tiger striped onesie brings his thrilling new show Easy Tiger out of the Fringe jungle and onto the world stage for his 3rd solo tour. Queens and Toms pack some nip and prowl on down to…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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20
APR
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner i
Cathedral Quater Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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25
APR
Moscow State Circus Gostinitsa
Bass's Rec Ground

The worlds most famous circus will bring its latest & greats production GOSTINITSA ‐ a show that promises to have all the spectacle and nerve‐tingling edge of your seat thrills for the whole family. Nowhere else will you witness all the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 753970
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27
APR
ExLibris Charity Masked Book Sale 2018 by ExLibri
ExLibris

I2th annual booksale in aid of two local charities: Nottingham and Notts Refugee Forum Destitution Fund helping to ameliorate destitution amongst asylum seekers with no recourse to public funds & Hayward House via Nottingham Hospitals Charity helping people at end of life.Our…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL:
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29
APR
Mo Gilligan AKA Mo The Comedian 'Coupla Cans'
Glee Club Nottingham

Mo Gilligan aka Mo the Comedian is one of the UKs fastest rising social media stars with an online reach running into the multiple millions.With his high‐energy style and stunning physicality Mo creates his own short form comedy content across a range…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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29
APR
Sheesham and Lotus & 'Son in Concert
The Crich Glebe Field Centre

Sheesham & Lotus & Son is one of North Americas foremost and popular authentic old‐time Roots bands. If you imagine the world through sepia‐tinted glasses and step back in time to the dusty Wild West and enter a crusty old saloon this…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01773 853260
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01
MAY
Omnium Gatherum and Skalmold at Rescue Rooms, Nott
The Rescue Rooms

Tidal Concerts proudly presents:Omnium Gatherum and Sklmld ‐ The Arctic Circle Alliance ‐ Chapter IIplus Stam1naDoors ‐ 7:00pm Price ‐ £17.00 Adv.Tickets ‐ www.alttickets.comomnium‐gatherum‐ticketsAbout:Omnium Gatherum ‐ www.facebook.comomniumgatherumbandHailing from Finland Omnium Gatherum is a band playing fierce death metal with breathtaking melodies…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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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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