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All UK Festival City Events

Nottingham is the UK’s festival city in October, with 15 major festivals and events taking place in the city centre. Take a look at the events below and start planning your big October in Nottingham!

Information on the events throughout October is still being added so keep checking this page for further information and updates throughout the Summer.

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  1. Dates

    From:
    28 Sep 2017To28 Sep 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    3pm – 4.30pm: Black-out Poetry, free*

    Spend an afternoon creating your own distinctive narrative through the act of black-out poetry. With hand-illustration, pattern placement and colour blocking, choose your foundation paper from our vintage book selection and recycled papers before...

    Add Heart of Heritage Festival at Debbie Bryan to your Itinerary

  2. After-hours at Debbie Bryan

    Type

    Type

    Food & Drink

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2017To6 Oct 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Friday 6th October 7pm – 9.30pm: Supperclub, £40

    An evening of fantastic food and wine! After his debut sell-out in April, Craig Floate is back for another date with a fresh seasonal menu in this fantastic location in Nottingham’s city centre....

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  3. Crafternoon at Debbie Bryan

    Type

    Type

    Workshop

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017To21 Oct 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Saturday 21st October

    11am – 1pm: Trinket Treasures Brooch, £30

    With a vast array of exquisite curious collections and vintage treats, create your own beautiful brooch that will add the best handmade touch to your accessory collection....

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  4. Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2017To24 Nov 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    Friday 24th November 2017 From 7.30pm: Vegan Supperclub, £40

    Vegan Season is coming and Debbie Bryan have an exquisite evening planned within World Vegan Month. Further details are on the website, but don’t want to miss out? Reserve your table now!

    Book during opening hours on 0115...

    Add After-hours at Debbie Bryan: Vegan Supperclub to your Itinerary

  5. Hockley Hustle 2017

    Type

    Type

    Festival

    Dates

    From:
    8 Oct 2017To8 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Sunday 8th October 2017

    The Hockley Hustle music festival is set to return to Nottingham’s Creative Quarter on Sunday 8th October 2017. The festival began in 2006 and last year’s event was absolutely fantastic with the venues and streets of...

    Add Hockley Hustle 2017 to your Itinerary

  6. Goose Fair 2017

    Type

    Type

    Fete / Fair

    Dates

    From:
    4 Oct 2017To8 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Wednesday 4th - Sunday 8th October 2017

    Nottingham's Goose Fair returns from Wednesday 4th to Sunday 8th October 2017 at the Forest Recreation Ground to thrill and delight city residents and visitors.

    Visitors to the fair will enjoy more...

    Add Goose Fair 2017 to your Itinerary

  7. Dates

    From:
    1 Oct 2017To1 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    Comedy at The Hilton Nottingham

    Date: Sunday 1st October Time: 8pm Venue: The Hilton Hotel Venue Address: Milton St, Nottingham NG1 3PZ‎ Tickets: £8 advance (£10 door)

    A brand new night of comedy at the Hilton Hotel in Nottingham featuring: Tez Ilyas, Lauren Pattison and Tony Jameson plus...

    Add NCF Comedy at The Hilton Hotel, Nottingham to your Itinerary

  8. Dates

    From:
    11 Oct 2017To14 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    11th to 14th October 2017 Nottingham CAMRA's annual festival will once again be held at Nottingham Castle in 2017, with well over 1,000 different real ales and over 200 real ciders on offer plus live entertainment on the Victorian Bandstand.

    ...

    Add Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

  9. Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017To27 Oct 2017

    Location

    Bolsover

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’ Tricks and Tonics Bosolver Castle Sat 21st - Fri 27th October 2017 11am - 4pm  

    Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term! BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Join the potion master and weave your magic as you make your...

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  10. Ghost Tours at Bolsover Castle

    Type

    Type

    Guided Walk

    Dates

    From:
    7 Oct 2017To7 Oct 2017
    From:
    30 Oct 2017To30 Oct 2017
    From:
    31 Oct 2017To31 Oct 2017
    From:
    3 Nov 2017To3 Nov 2017
    From:
    18 Nov 2017To18 Nov 2017
    From:
    1 Dec 2017To1 Dec 2017

    Location

    Bolsover

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’ Ghost Tours Bolsover Castle 7th Oct / Mon 30th Oct / Tues 31st Oct / 3rd Nov / 18th Nov / Fri 1 Dec 

    Tours at 6pm, 8pm & 10.30pm

    Take an eerie evening tour around Bolsover Castle and hear tales of dark deeds, ghostly apparitions and scary...

    Add Ghost Tours at Bolsover Castle to your Itinerary

  11. After-hours at Debbie Bryan

    Type

    Type

    Food & Drink

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2017To6 Oct 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Friday 6th October 7pm – 9.30pm: Supperclub, £40

    An evening of fantastic food and wine! After his debut sell-out in April, Craig Floate is back for another date with a fresh seasonal menu in this fantastic location in Nottingham’s city centre....

    Add After-hours at Debbie Bryan  to your Itinerary

  12. Mayhem Film Festival 2017

    Type

    Type

    Festival

    Dates

    From:
    12 Oct 2017To15 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    12th – 15th October 2017

    Save the date! Mayhem Film Festival returns to Broadway for its 13th edition.

    With premieres, previews, special guests and midnight screenings, Mayhem Film Festival showcases the best in horror, sci-fi and cult...

    Add Mayhem Film Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

  13. Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2017To14 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Saturday 14th October 2017

    Nottingham Comic Con celebrates Comics and Art.

    2017 marks the fifth year of the event and will include amazing guests, awesome exhibitors, live bands, animation showings, panels and family fun.

    Further...

    Add Nottingham Comic Convention 2017 to your Itinerary

  14. October SPEEDCraft

    Type

    Type

    Workshop

    Dates

    From:
    15 Oct 2017To15 Oct 2017

    Location

    Lace Market, Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    Sunday 15th October, 11am – 5.30pm: SPEEDCraft8, £67 Venue: Debbie Bryan

    Join this creative whirlwind with five fantastic Crafternoons in one eventful day creating unique handmade pieces with each designer.

    “The day itself was run...

    Add October SPEEDCraft  to your Itinerary

  15. Rockingham Music Festival 2017

    Type

    Type

    Festival

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017To22 Oct 2017

    Location

    Shakespeare Street, Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    20th - 22nd October 2017, Nottingham Trent University Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Rockingham Festival, held this year at new venue Nottingham Trent University. Rockingham will deliver three days of some of the best hard rock music from...

    Add Rockingham Music Festival 2017 to your Itinerary

  16. Nottingham Oktoberfest 2017

    Type

    Type

    Festival

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2017To29 Oct 2017

    Location

    Nottingham

    ‘Nottingham October – The UK’s Festival City’

    25th - 29th October 2017 Wednesday - 25/10 - 17:00-24:00 Thursday - 26/10 - 17:00-24:00 Friday - 27/10 - 17:00-24:00 Saturday - 28/10 - 14:00-24:00 Sunday - 29/10 - 12:30-19:30

    Enjoy the amazing atmosphere at the Nottingham Oktoberfest between...

    Add Nottingham Oktoberfest 2017 to your Itinerary

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Special offers

  1. Dinosaurs of China exhibition

    Dinosaurs of China exhibition

    Take advantage of a wide range of special offers as you explore this unique dinosaur exhibition at Wollaton Hall.

    Please note that all offers are valid throughout the duration of the exhibition (from 1st July till 29th October 2017) unless otherwise stated in individual terms and conditions.  

    Click here for the printable pdf version of our special offers

    Click the image for a downloadable, printable pdf, or browse the offers below.

    From: Thursday, 27th April 2017

    To: Sunday, 29th October 2017

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