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

23
JUN
Mum2mum Market Mansfield
The Mansfield Baptist Church Centre

NEED TO DECLUTTERBook your stall at the award winning Mum2mum Market as seen on Dragons Den. Sell your outgrown baby and childrens clothes toys equipment and maternity wear and keep ALL of the profits Tables cost £15 are 6ft long and include…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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23
JUN
Traditional Textiles Workshop
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Try your hand at making traditional textile crafts by using methods that have been practiced for centuries …

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01909 720378
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27
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Wentworth Woodhouse

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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUN
Robin Hood and his Merry Men
Bolsover Castle

Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor. When the evil Sheriff of Nottingham schemes to stop the outlaws…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
JUL
Plants as Food and Medicine Course
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Join Patrick Harding in foraging for wild plants to use in food drink and medicine What will you discover…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01909 720378
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04
JUL
The Creswell Hyenas
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Join Jane Ford from the University of Sheffield as she talks about her main area of research ‐ Hyenas of the Ice Age and how ongoing research on the finds from Creswell Crags is giving us a fascinating insight into their lives.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01909 720378
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05
JUL
Ladies Night 2018
Meadowhall Shopping Centre

This is a fabulous not to be missed night of pampering and indulgence. An evening of unique offers exclusive to Meadowhall from top beauty and fashion brands. Demos consultations and advice from leading experts in style and beauty. Plus live…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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05
JUL
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Wentworth Woodhouse

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
JUL
Mum2mum Market Chesterfield
Tupton Village Hall

NEED TO DECLUTTERBook your stall at the award winning Mum2mum Market as seen on Dragons Den. Sell your outgrown baby and childrens clothes toys equipment and maternity wear and keep ALL of the profits Tables cost £13 for a 4ft table or…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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07
JUL
Dexter the Dinosaur “Rex” Havoc at the Valley
Valley Centertainment Leisure Park

The show which is both educational and exciting will be brought to life by the wrangler who will keep the dino in check as well as giving insights into the Jurassic era. Performances will run throughout the day from 11am 12.30pm 2pm…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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11
JUL
Oliver!
The Assembly Rooms

The classic story of Oliver Twist the workhouse orphan who dared to ask for a second helping at dinner time.Sold by Mr Bumble the beadle of the workhouse to the Sowerberrys the local undertakers Oliver escapes and makes his way to…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07980 337715
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12
JUL
Born To Win
Pomegranate Theatre

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01246 345222
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15
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Newstead Abbey

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
JUL
Wildflower and Butterfly Walk
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Join senior ranger Jim Anderson on a leisurely wander around the Crags to enjoy the summer colours of our butterflies and plants.Families and dogs on leads welcome. …

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01909 720378
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09
AUG
Little Women
Bolsover Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the timeless story of Little Women based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott. Join Chapterhouse as four sisters ‐ Jo Beth Meg and Amy ‐ tell the story of their life during the…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Creswell Crags Museum & Visitor Centre

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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28
SEP
Diversity: Ignite
Meadowhall

After seven sell out UK tours half a million tickets sold and countless television and live performances Diversity have announced another groundbreaking UK tour Ignite The Street Dance Circus Spectacular for Autumn 2018.Creator and choreographer Ashley Banjo has always explored new opportunities…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03333 219999
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16
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents T.Rextasy
Rotherham Civic Theatre and Arts Centre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS T.REXTASYMarc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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02
NOV
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Majestic Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMSweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years since George Michael and…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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…

Bliss

Bliss Nightclub in Retford, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01777 704981 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Empire

Play Bingo at Empire in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01623 742373 for opening times, entrance costs, Bingo membership information and prize money.…

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