What's on inMexborough


Welcome to Mexborough

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

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Forthcoming events in Mexborough

25
MAY
Treebeard, Follow The Moon & Nigel Parsons
Cross Scythes

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as Earls Court for the Great British Beer…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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26
MAY
3-times Grammy award winning artist to visit Leopo
Leopold Square

A true stateside soul legend here in Sheffield Leopold Square is delighted to be welcoming Aaron Casserly Stewart to the stage on Sunday 26th May. Aaron previously a member of the 3‐times Grammy award winning soul group Sounds of Blackness known for…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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27
MAY
Afternoon of acoustic music
Cross Scythes

Afternoon of acoustic music featuring Death & The Dancer Krapwerk Ar Faoued Hobo Conspiracy & Treebeard.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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27
MAY
Big Swing with Ryan Taylor Hammond Quartet
Leopold Square, South Yorkshire

. Our second Big Swing event sees Ryan on his inimitable Hammond organ and an all‐star band of homegrown talent from Sheffields vibrant jazz scene. Joined by Phil Johnson on drums Sam Dunn on guitar and Martin Robinson on saxophone Ryan brings…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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28
MAY
The Land That Slime Forgot
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Primordial Ooze in the Land That Slime ForgotCome and join in with the latest gooey craze of slime makingMake your own slime add your additional extras such as glitter food colouring and sequins and take it away in your own slime tubOnly…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01909 720378
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30
MAY
Open Mic with featured guests Ar Faoued
The Forest

Friendly all welcome open mic with featured guests Ar Faoued. All style all abilities welcome. Get there early to put your name down to play 3 songs…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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02
JUN
Sister Act Live Choir
Sheffield City Hall

See the brilliant film Sister Act like never before on a large screen whilst a live 30‐piece gospel choir and band accompanies the on‐screen nuns sing hit songs from the filmWatch the feel‐good musical film as the Uplifted Voices choir featured on…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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02
JUN
Live & Local with Katya
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Experience what Grosvenor Casinos is all about in one brilliant night. with our stylish late night bar & restaurant with ample space for relaxing and socialising with live music from Katya. Katya won a local award for best female vocalist in Sheffield…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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03
JUN
Anston Stones Wood Nature and Archaeology Walk
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

Join Senior Ranger Jim Anderson on this archaeology themed walk of Anston Stones.He will regale you with fascinating facts and information about the archaeology and history of the site whilst walking and enjoying the sunshineDogs on leads welcome.…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01909 720378
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06
JUN
Talk: Stories of the Skeleton
Creswell Crags Museum and Heritage Centre

The tales you tell dont end with death ‐ your body can tell us a fascinating amount of information too. Join Jennifer Horseman as she talks about what can be learned from looking at bones. …

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01909 720378
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09
JUN
Mod Revue Live @ Grosvenor Casino Sheffield
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Mod Revue Saturday 13th May Mod Revue are an all LIVE ModSka tribute band playing hits from the 60s to the ModSka revival era of the late 70s and early 80s. The band re‐create some of the best sounds from artists including…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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16
JUN
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner
Mercure Sheffield Parkway Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Marlene and Boycie invite you to a Gala Dinner at the Brighton Fringe.Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation.Join us for the Dinner event…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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16
JUN
The Fabulous Baker Boys at Grosvenor Casino Sheffi
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Experience what Grosvenor Casinos is all about in one brilliant night. with our stylish late night bar & restaurant with ample space for relaxing and socialising with live music from The FABULOUS BAKER Boys are an award winning duo made up of…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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19
JUN
Speed Dating in Sheffield
The Bessemer

Speed Dating in SheffieldHow Speed Dating in Sheffield worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Sheffield you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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: 15.5 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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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29
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Lamproom Theatre

The Lamproom Theatre plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit and television.Facebook:…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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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: 15.5 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: 15.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01909 720378
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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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
JUL
Sheffield Steel Rollergirls Recruitment Event
Springs Leisure Centre

Who can come alongIf you are a self‐identifying woman over the age of 18 and have basic skating ability can stay upright on quad skates and skate forwards WE WANT YOU No one is born playing roller derby so everyone starts off…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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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: 15.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01909 720378
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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: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
AUG
Sense and Sensibility
Wentworth Woodhouse

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: 4.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
SEP
Wedding Open Day
Halifax Hall Hotel

12noon‐3pm. Free Admission. There is a free wedding goodie bag available for the first 50 couples 1 goodie bag per couple. Make sure you get down early before they are all goneJoin us on Sunday 9th September 2018 for our Wedding Open…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01142 228810
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15
SEP
Sheffield Music Competition
Sheffield City Hall

SHEFFIELD MUSIC COMPETITION OPEN MIC UK 2018 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Sheffield Open Mic UK 2018 have been announced Open Mic UK is coming to Sheffield with auditions at the Vincent Harris Suite. Open Mic UK is more than…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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05
NOV
After Dark Fireworks Spectacular!
Don Valley Bowl

In 2018 After Dark will be hosting Hallam FM and Simon Morykin Live a giant bonfire a funfair fire spinners food stalls face painting and of course the legendary firework display set to music.Event DetailsDate: Monday 5th November 2018Venue: Don Valley Grass…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 304397
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30
NOV
Pizza and Prosecco Night
Halifax Hall Hotel

For £20 per person you will receive: ‐ A freshly made pizza with your choice of toppings cooked in our outdoor pizza oven ‐ Two glasses of prosecco ‐ Unlimited use of our pimp your prosecco bar ‐ DJ and dancing until…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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01
DEC
Christmas Party Nights
Halifax Hall Hotel

Join us for a fun packed evening at our boutique hotel for your annual Christmas celebrations. Feast on a three course meal then dance the night away with our resident DJ until midnight.Pre‐booking required.£35 per person. Includes complimentary coffee and mince pies.We…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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13
DEC
Comedy Night
Halifax Hall Hotel

Join us on Thursday 13th December for a fun packed comedy night with Jon Pearson and friends.Two successful Edinburgh shows later and 5 yearsworking the UK comedy circuit Jon is now regularlyfound at the biggest and best comedy clubs acrossthe UK including…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01142 228810
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Elsecar Heritage Railway

The Elsecar Heritage Railway is made up of a group of volunteers committed to the preservation, restoration and expansion of a preserved railway in South Yorkshire. EHR Volunteers carry out all duties on the railway, from driving the engines to maintaining the track.The Railway operates trains on Sundays…

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…

Museum of South Yorkshire Life

Cusworth Hall is an imposing 18th century country house set in extensive landscaped parklands, once home to the Battie‐Wrightson family. The Grade 1 listed house is deemed a site of special interest due to the preservation of all elements of a Georgian country house. It is…

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

‐ Commercial Light Aircraft Collection ‐ Royal Observer Corps Exhibition ‐ Piston Engine Collection including Rolls Royce Merlin and Griffon ‐ Jet Engine Collection including DeHavilland Ghost, Rolls Royce Avon and Conway ‐ Sheffield Blitz Exhibition…

Plaza

SnookerPool Hall at Plaza in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on 0114‐269 2510 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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