Nottingham Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Nottingham? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Nottingham with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Nottingham and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Nottingham, featuring the best of things to do in Nottingham – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Nottingham fundraisers and charity events.


Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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July 2022

It’s A Trap! The Improvised Star Wars Show

2 July @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus
Nottingham, NG15 GB
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£10

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away… It’s A Trap explores untold stories of the Star Wars universe, packed with Jedi, jokes and jawas. A handful of audience suggestions creates a unique episode before your eyes – complementing and breaking the canon in unexpected and ingenious ways! Truly geeky, hilarious entertainment – this IS the show you’re looking for. Nominated for Best Improv Show at Leicester Comedy Festival 2022 “The bright centre of the universe” Notts Comedy…

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The East Midlands Chili, Beer & Artisan Festival – I’m Not From London & Hellcats Stage

8 July @ 2:00 pm
Southwell Racecourse, Southwell Racecourse
Southwell, NG25 0TS Southwell
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Price Can Be Found On The East Midlands Chili Fest Website

What we will be bringing you live music from some of the best local talent and artists. Friday INFL Stage: 23:00 - Concrete Rose 22:00 - Renegades Of Rage UK 21:00 - Diablofurs 20:00 - The Most Ugly Child 19:00 - Left Hand Lane 18:00 - Jahrel JP & The French Connection 17:00 - The Loose Kut Saturday INFL Stage: 23:00 - Unknown Era 22:00 - Paste 21:00 - Witch of The East 20:00 - Hot Red Chilli Peppers 19:00…

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Nottingham’s Vintage Antiques Fair

9 July @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lady Bay Primary School, 34 Pierrepont Road, West Bridgford
Nottingham, NG2 5BP Nottingham
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£2.50

The Lady Bay Vintage Fair is back this Summer 50's, 60's, 70's & 80's Furniture & Objects - For You & Your Home   Find art, furniture, homeware, kitchenalia, shelving, sideboards, textiles, fabrics, lighting, deco, ceramics, studio pottery, glass, French antiques, jewellery, Ercol, GPlan, Danish & more from specialist dealers.   The fair takes you on a trail across three separate venues along Trent Boulevard Venue one - The Primary school NG2 5BD Venue two - The Church. (across the…

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Turn It Up

9 July @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Djanogly Theatre, Sherwood Rise Campus, New Basford
Nottingham, NG7 7NB Nottingham
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£10

Elevation Dance is a friendly Nottingham based dance school, which welcomes students of all interest levels and abilities. Our classes in ballet, tap, modern jazz and acrobatics are fun, and support children in reaching their potential in a safe, welcoming environment. Turn It Up is our biennial dance school show, showcasing the work of our students. Proceeds from our show will be split between new barres for the dance school and Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young Adults. Performances on:…

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Turn It Up

10 July @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Djanogly Theatre, Sherwood Rise Campus, New Basford
Nottingham, NG7 7NB Nottingham
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£10

Elevation Dance is a friendly Nottingham based dance school, which welcomes students of all interest levels and abilities. Our classes in ballet, tap, modern jazz and acrobatics are fun, and support children in reaching their potential in a safe, welcoming environment. Turn It Up is our biennial dance school show, showcasing the work of our students. Proceeds from our show will be split between new barres for the dance school and Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young Adults. Performances on:…

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Turn It Up

17 July @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Djanogly Theatre, Sherwood Rise Campus, New Basford
Nottingham, NG7 7NB Nottingham
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£10

Elevation Dance is a friendly Nottingham based dance school, which welcomes students of all interest levels and abilities. Our classes in ballet, tap, modern jazz and acrobatics are fun, and support children in reaching their potential in a safe, welcoming environment. Turn It Up is our biennial dance school show, showcasing the work of our students. Proceeds from our show will be split between new barres for the dance school and Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young Adults. Performances on:…

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An Evening With David Sedaris

26 July @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Royal Concert Hall, Theatre Square
Nottingham, NG1 5ND Nottingham
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£25.00 – £35.00

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. He is the master of satire and one of today’s most observant writers addressing the human condition. Calypso, his latest collection of essays, is a New York Times best-seller, and a Washington Post Best Book of the Year. The audiobook of Calypso has been nominated for a 2019 Grammy in the Best Spoken Word Album category. “Sedaris ain’t the preeminent humorist of his…

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Join Circle of Friends Paranormal for a Ghostly Experience at the Robin Hood Legacy

30 July @ 8:00 pm - 31 July @ 2:00 am
The Robin Hood Experience, 94 Friar Lane
Nottingham, NG1 6EB GB
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Fancy doing something different? Why not join Circle Of Friends Paranormal as they investigate The Robin Hood Legacy. on Saturday 30th July from 8pm until 2am, only 12pp. *** LIMITED TO 10 PLACES ONLY *** To book: call  Jo - 07309 763036 or email bookings@cof-paranormal.co.uk or message us via the page using the link https://www.facebook.com/OfficialCOFParanormal/ About: The house has a chilling history dating back to medieval times and is situated on the ancient 17th century Friar Lane. At present it…

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August 2022

Nottingham Barrio Fiesta

20 August @ 9:00 am - 21 August @ 4:00 pm
Melbourne Park Aspley Nottingham, Melbourne Park Aspley Nottingham
Nottingham, Ng8 5hj Nottingham
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£2 – £6

A celebration of filipino food and culture, presenting dance and song numbers, games with fabulous prizes to be won

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September 2022

Space Voyage

12 September @ 7:45 pm - 16 September @ 10:00 pm
Southwell Minster, Southwell Minster, Church St, Southwell, Notts
Southwell, NG25 0HD Southwell
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Free – £8

Space Voyage - a spectacular Son-et-Lumiere experience produced by Artistic Collaboration ‘Luxmuralis’ Come journey through space and see Southwell Minster like never before! Monday 12 - Friday 16 September 2022 An opportunity to ponder our relationship with planet Earth and beyond is explored in this fantastic sound and light experience. Installations of sound and light art will take you on a journey through space; see galaxies emerge above you and explore humanities ambition to adventure beyond. Tickets for this incredible…

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Mark Thomas: Black & White

30 September @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lakeside Arts, University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD Nottingham
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£14.50 – £18.50

The political godfather of comedy brings his latest show back on the road! Expect creative fun from one of our oldest surviving alternative comics. Taking down politicians. Mucking about. New ideas and finding HOPE. This award-winning comedian (is there any other type?) asks how did we get here? What are we going to do about it? Who’s up for a sing-song? After lockdowns and isolation, this show is about the simple act of being in a room together and toppling…

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October 2022

Halloween at Hickings

28 October @ 5:00 pm - 31 October @ 10:00 pm
New Stapleford Community Centre, Washington Drive
Stapleford, Nottingham, NG9 8PY Stapleford, Nottingham
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£7

As October comes upon us so does Halloween at Hickings. This year we are transforming the grounds of The Community Centre in Stapleford into a Spooky Maze with Flesh Eating Zombies Strobe Lights and Lasers will light up the night to add to the ambience that is Halloween. Smoke will embed the floor and give you a chilling experience Stroll through Our Spiders Lair, and then our Witches Walkthrough followed by Clowns Once again we will be building the maze…

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