What's on inWorksop

Welcome to Worksop

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

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Forthcoming events in Worksop

01
AUG
Beer Festival at the Butchers!
Butchers Arms (Woodsetts)

oin staff and friends at the Butchers Arms Woodsetts between 1st‐3rd August to celebrate the first anniversary of the pubs re‐opening The festival will feature over 25 different real ales six real ales hog roast barbeque live music and entertainment throughout the…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01909 567700
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08
AUG
Zombie Infection Survival Experience
Sherwood Forest

You will be fighting through free roaming Zombies with missions and objectives set to test the nerve and endurance of all Zombie Infection survivors. The Location ‐ Sherwood Forest You will be required to descend deep into the Forest a place…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08448 082469
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09
AUG
Retford War Weekend
Kings Park

Fun Family Day Out ‐ Park and Ride from Retford Oaks School and Idle Valley Nature Reserve. Set in the award‐winning Kings Park market square town hall and town centre lots to see and do ‐ dancing on the beach donkey…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07763 111694
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09
AUG
Retford War Weekend 2014
Kings Park

Retfords own War Weekend celebrating the Spirit of the 1940s and local heritage. Vintage Park and Ride from Retford Oaks School and Idle Valley Nature Reserve. Join us for Dancing on the Beach Donkey Rides Vintage Fire Rescue Re‐enactment Yesteryear…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07763 111694
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16
AUG
James Blunt
Doncaster Racecourse

James Blunt returns following his sell out 2008 visit performing songs and new material from his forthcoming album Some Kind of Trouble released on the 8 November 2010. …

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
AUG
Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular
Newstead Abbey

ITS fun all the way as the Purveyors of Cool return by popular demand to Newstead Abbey on Sunday August 24th with a sensational show featuring The Greatest Music Of The 20th Century.Wonderful memories of three incredible performers Frank Sinatra Dean Martin…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 895555
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30
AUG
Ghost Hunt at South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum
South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

South Yorkshire air museum is the largest air museum in Britain and is also home to the The Allied Air Forces Memorial. Situated in a 20 acre parkland site on the former World War II RAF Bomber Command Station at Elvington near…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01158 499396
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02
SEP
Ant and Decs Takeaway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
SEP
Ant Dec
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
SEP
Ant Dec#';s Takeaway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Ant Dec039;s Takeaway On Tour at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield a live event taking place on Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

02
SEP
Ant Dec#';s Takeway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

This fantastic family event will see Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour live in Sheffield Yorkshire at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour event below.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

02
SEP
Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

This fantastic family event will see Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour live in Sheffield Yorkshire at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour event below.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

02
SEP
Ant Decs Takeway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Ant Decs Takeway On Tour at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield a live event taking place on Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

11
SEP
Lee Evans
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
SEP
65 Roses Holme Moss Classic Sportive
Magna Science Adventure Centre

65 Roses Holme Moss Classic Sportive for Cystic FibrosisSun 14th Sep 2014 09:00 startEvent Type: Cycle Sportive Non‐Competitive 5 hr 104km 65mVenue: Magna Science Adventure Centre Sheffield Road Rotherham South Yorkshire S60 1DXEvent website: http:www.65roses‐holmemossclassic.co.ukEvent promoted by: Team…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Doncaster Rock Choir
Hall Cross Lower School

The Doncaster Rock Choir is led by choir leader Kate Threlfall. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Doncaster and wider South Yorkshire area. We…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Mansfield Rock Choir
Ladybrook Community Centre

The local Mansfield choir is run by vocal teacher Jennie Harwood. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Rotherham Rock Choir
Herringthorpe United Reformed Church

Your friendly local Rotherham choir is run by singing teacher Kate Threlfall. The Rotherham branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Rotherham community causes and events our nearby Rock Choir groups…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
The Bachelors Show
Festival Hall

An afternoon of memories presented by John Stokes Bachelorsand supporting cast. Look forward to looking back with the Bachelors hitswith support from Caroline Fields singing songs from the war years.Brilliant harmonica playing from David Conway and some hilarious comedy fromSteve Barclay plus…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01623 458154
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20
SEP
FESTIVAL OF FOOD AND DRINK 2014
CLUMBER PARK

Set in the stunning backdrop of the National Trust's Clumber Park the Festival of Food and Drink is a delicious celebration of mouthwatering delights. From Artisan produce to craft beers and specialist wines specialist foods and award winning producers there's a delicious…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +44(0)7812 010765
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21
SEP
King Silly and Friends
CIVIC Theatre Rotherham

Join King Silly & Friends as they perform the greatest show on Earth Well ‐ the greatest show in the Kingdom of Silly anyway King Silly cant wait to bring you some amazing guests and acts from such shows as…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01709 823621
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27
SEP
The Rain That Washes
Greentop Community Circus Centre

Inspired by a series of interviews between Zimbabwean Christopher Maphosa and Dave Carey The Rain That Washes is a true story that is poignant political and most of all personal. Enthralling actor Ashley Maynard powerfully and effortlessly shifts between different times places…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01142 448823
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04
OCT
Jim Davidson No Further Action
Doncaster Dome

Jim Davidson No Further Action will be performing live Comedy at Doncaster Dome on the Saturday 04 October 2014 in Doncaster Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Jim Davidson No Further Action online.…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Cheryl Cole
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

There have been many faces to Cheryl Cole over the past few years ‐ Cheryl Tweedy the Geordie beauty from Girls Aloud Cheryl Cole the tabloid favourite and reality show judge and Cheryl the Brit‐nominated…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Seth Lakeman
Winding Wheel

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
3T
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

3T at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield live on Friday 17 October 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire. For tickets to see 3T at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
OCT
Blue
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Blue performs live at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield Yorkshire on Friday 17 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Blue at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield now.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
OCT
Damage
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Damage at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield live on Friday 17 October 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire. For tickets to see Damage at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
OCT
The Big Reunion
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

The Big ReunionA British reality‐documentary series that started on ITV2 this show features chart‐topping bands who were at the top of their game as well as the charts in the 90s and 2000s. Winning…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
OCT
The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour performs live at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield Yorkshire on Friday 17 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield now.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Bolsover Castle

Venue for the recent 'I'm Famous and Frightened' on Living TV, Bolsover Castle regularly hosts concerts, Shakespearian plays and other living history events. The award winning property has turrets and battlements rising from a beautiful wooded hilltop. The battlements and famous Venus Garden have been completely…

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…

Wall Roman Site

Wall Roman Site Letocetum was an important staging post on Watling Street, the Roman military road to North Wales. It provided overnight accommodation for travelling Roman officials and imperial messengers. The foundations of an inn and bathhouse can be seen, and many of the excavated finds are displayed…

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.…

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