What's on inDinnington

Welcome to Dinnington

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

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Forthcoming events in Dinnington

25
JUL
Larry Miller
Doncaster Dome

After picking up his brother's guitar and writing his first song Larry Miller knew his future lay in Rock music. After many years in the music business and touring constantly Larry has built up a…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Larry Miller Plus Guests
Doncaster Dome

Larry Miller Plus Guests will be performing live Comedy at Doncaster Dome on the Friday 25 July 2014 in Doncaster Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Larry Miller Plus Guests online.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
JUL
Flagg Challenge 2014
Ashgate Hospice

The Derbyshire Times and JE James Cycles Flagg Bike Challenge ‐ Sunday 27th July 2014 Take on the challenge of a 55 25 or 10 mile sponsored cycle for Ashgate Hospice Come along and join us on the Flagg…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01246 568801
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03
AUG
UK's Biggest Computer Fair
Concord Sports Centre

Over a decade old and still goingThis is the biggest event of its kind in the UK.With over 100 tables of great computer bargains youre sure to find everything you could possibly need for you computer.Its all here: monitorsmemorylaptopsdesktopsmotherboardskeyboardssoftwarehardwarecasesinkprintersetcetc.Traders from all around…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07747 694554
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08
AUG
Acoustic Angels
Phoenix Suite

Live Music all night doors open from 7.30pm. Please feel free to visit their site for more info http:www.acousticangels.co.uk…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01246 234200
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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: 12.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08448 082469
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09
AUG
Retford War Weekend
Kings Park, Retford

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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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

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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07763 111694
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09
AUG
Sheffield City Hall
Sheffield City Hall

The famous Sheffield City Hall plays host to another big Soul night out.Join us on Saturday AUGUST 9th for 3 rooms of Classic Dancefloor favourites presented by the Norths Best Loved Soul DJs.9pm‐2am. Be quick it generally sells out.MAIN ROOM Northern Soul…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 441909 515150
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12
AUG
Metz
The Harley

Canadian power‐trio METZ have been around long enough to know that if you can't fit it in the van it's not worth bringing. The Sub Pop Records signees play like one brutally heavy instrument slashing heavy‐gauge strings and bending guitar and bass…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
AUG
Beer The Festival
Devonshire Green

Beer The Festival is about to put some serious polish on the bonnet of your standard‐issue Beer Fest. The event will debut in Sheffield on the August Bank Holiday prior to being rolled out as a touring series of Beer Festivals across…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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23
AUG
Bssk Mind Body and Spirit Event
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Our second visit of the year to the wonderful Elsecar show92 standsElsecar is our second most popular show in terms of visitor and exhibitor numbers but actually my favourite I love the old mellow stone building and the ambience within. When I…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01724 849886
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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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01158 499396
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02
SEP
Moon Duo
The Harley

Were very happy to welcome the awesome Moon Duo to The Harley this autumn. Wed expect this to sell out so dont hang about.http:moonduo.org Formed in San Francisco in 2009 by Wooden Shijps guitarist Ripley Johnson and Sanae Yamada Moon Duo's first…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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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: 8.7 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: 8.7 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: 8.7 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: 8.7 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: 8.7 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: 8.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

09
SEP
Jesus Jones
O2 Academy Sheffield

Alternative dance band Jesus Jones reached the height of their fame in the late 80s and early 90s especially after the release of their single Right Here Right Now which is still extensively used by…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
SEP
The Saturdays
Sheffield City Hall

Britains favourite girl group The Saturdays have announced a massive 17 date UK tour for February 2011. Una Healy Frankie Sandford Rochelle Wiseman Mollie King and Vanessa White are experts on the live circuit having…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 8.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
SEP
The Dunwells
Plug

2014 is shaping up to be an exciting year for The Dunwells with the upcoming release of their second studio album.The band have been putting down new tracks with producer Stephen Harris Kodaline Kaiser Chiefs Dave Matthews since late last year and…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07506 674555
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13
SEP
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Sheffield City Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 10.5 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: 7.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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14
SEP
Antiques Quarter Vintage Market
The Abbeydale Pciture House

3 Great Vintage Market Events in the Sheffield Antiques Quarter for 2014Spring Market Sun 27 April 11‐5Late Summer Market Sun 14th Sept 11‐5Christmas Market Sun 7th Dec 11‐5Held at The Abbeydale Picture House outdoors and InWith over 40 great stalls selling Retro…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07939 565587
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14
SEP
Lee Mack
Sheffield City Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Doncaster Rock Choir
Drama Studio - 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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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…

Conisbrough Castle

Conisbrough Castle boasts the finest Circular Norman Keep Tower in the UK. This testament to the Stone Masons of medieval England was built during the 1180s by the fifth Earl of Surrey, Hamelin Plantagenet half brother of the most powerful of the Angevin Kings of England, Henry…

Magna Science Adventure Centre

Fire Pavilion It's a frightening, fascinating, funny, high voltage experience. Go power mad. Control heat and cold. Make cables glow red hot. Paint heat patterns on the wall. Fuel machines with your hands. Stand next to a pillar of flame. Play games with fire. Say hello to a…

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…

147 Hot Shots

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Hot Shots in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on 0114‐256 2147 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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