What's on inBurton Upon Trent

Welcome to Burton Upon Trent

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Burton Upon Trent as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Burton Upon Trent

Howlin Comedy Club at The Friary/Popworld Derby
Popworld at The Friary

Howlin Comedy Club comes to the amazing Popworld at The Friary Derby every month and throughout December ‐ Join us on Saturday 28th November 2015.Doors open 7pm Show starts 8 pmCome and join us at Popworld and The Friary in Derby for…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 145234
Howlin Christmas Party Nights at The Friary
Popworld at The Friary

Celebrate with friends or colleagues at an amazing and fun‐filled Christmas Party with a 3 course Christmas Dinner 4 of the UKs top comedians to entertain partygoers and a Christmas Disco. There is a glass of bubbly on arrival followed by a…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 145234
Connect BI
Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust

Connect BI hosted by Rolls‐Royce will provide you with a deeper understanding of BI helping you stay one step ahead of the game.Youll gain invaluable information on how to implement BI insights on new and emerging technologies and real life case studies…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02074 016033
And now we call him Santa Claus
Derby Cathedral

Derby Cathedral Choir presents a musical banquet to celebrate the Churchs Feast of St Nicholas. Come and find out more about the real Santa Claus. Music will include Haydns St Nicholas Mass written to celebrate the nameday of Haydns employer Prince Nicolaus…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +441332 202231
Proclaimed by Angels
Lichfield Cathedral

In Lichfield Cathedral Chorus' concert for the Advent season the joy of Mary's words of praise in Bach's setting of the Magnificat resound with expectation after the angel's annunciation. Leading on to Christmas when Vivaldi's wonderful Gloria echoes the words of the…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01543 257759
Sarah Millican
Derby Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Counterfeit Sixties Show
Century Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01530 278444
Dancing With The Stars Weekend
Alton Towers Resort Hotel

Spend the weekend mixing & mingling with the stars of Strictly Come Dancing; Join Karen & Kevin Clifton Aljaz Skorjanec & Janette Manrara Joanne Clifton & Giovanni Pernice and more.Enjoy 3 days of spectacular dance showcases as the stars of BBC Strictly…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08001 601770
Colin Blunstone
The Flowerpot

Colin Blunstone at The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday 15 April 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Download Festival 2016 3 Day
Donington Park

Download Festival 2016 3 Day at Donington Park in Derby on Friday 10 June 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions

Conkers Discovery Centre

Conkers, located at the Heart of the National Forest five miles from Junction 11 on the M42, is a unique mix of indoor and outdoor hands on experiences which keep visitors engaged for hours. Visitors to the popular family attraction, CONKERS, will get the experience of a…

National Memorial Arboretum

Since planting began in 1997, the National Memorial Arboretum has been a special place honouring those who have served, and continue to serve, our nation in many different ways. Our staff and volunteers look forward to welcoming you.Its not a cemetery. Its a place of life, represented by…

Ashby De La Zouch Castle

Ashby Castle forms the backdrop to the famous jousting scenes in Sir Walter Scott's classic novel of 1819, Ivanhoe. Now a ruin, the castle began as a manor house in the 12th century and only achieved castle status in the 15th century, by which time the hall…

Delta Force Paintball

With over 24 years at the forefront of paintball innovation Delta Force Paintball promises to thrill, excite and surprise, whatever the occasion. With over half a million players through our doors last year in the UK and Ireland, no company is better prepared to host your ultimate paintball…

National Forest Llama treks

At National Forest Llama Treks we have seven male llamas, ranging from the youngest Mustard to the oldest Ande. All the boys have very individual characters, which will keep you entertained throughout one of our fantastic experiences.What better way to explore the beautiful countryside of the national forest…

National Forest Maize Maze

The National Forest Adventure Farm offers exciting indoor fun, outdoor adventure and farm animals. The Farm hosts many events throughout the year including Easter Activities, huge summer Maize Maze, Agri‐lympics charity event, spooky Halloween daytime fun, scary night time Halloween Screamfest and Christmas celebrations. The National Forest Adventure…

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