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.

Tourist information Burton Upon Trent

Tourist Information

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

05
DEC
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
The Old Bell Hotel

When the audience become diners in the Faulty Towers restaurant and are served by Basil Sybil and Manuel pretty much anything can happen especially with two‐thirds of the show improvised. The fun starts as guests wait to be seated then hurtles…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01332 255800
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09
DEC
FRIDAY NIGHT SOUL & MOTOWN NIGHT
The Aldergate Club

A TOP NIGHT TO BE HAD WITH A REAL PRO DANCING NON STOP TO SOUL & MOTOWN HE HAS A GREAT FOLLOWING AND WITH OUR CLUB SO COME AND HAVE A DANCE OR LISTERN TO GREAT MUSIC FROM THE DECADES SO…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0182 762839
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18
DEC
Funhouse Comedy Club
The Lyric Rooms

Funhouse Comedy brings a Christmas Special night of laughter to the attractive Lyric Rooms Ashby‐de‐la‐Zouch.Topping the bill is Jo Caulfield is a genuinely witty and sharply observational comic who quickly builds up a rapport with her audiences. At 17 she left home…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07968 871568
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29
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
Flowerpot

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
FEB
Absolute Bowie
The Venue, Derby

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 203545
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03
MAR
Dancing With The Stars Weekend 2017
Alton Towers Resort Hotel

Enjoy 3 days of spectacular dance showcases as the stars of BBC Strictly Come Dancing perform up close & personal for a truly intimate experience unlike any other ‐ learn to dance with them plus hear all about their Strictly journeys.Just take…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08001 601770
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04
JUN
Ramathon Half Marathon
ipro stadium

Returning to the city of Derby for a fourth year the Ramathon now with a world record to its name will again be based at Derby Countys iconic iPro Stadium; the home of the Rams. We are delighted that Derby…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07799 570370
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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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