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|The long Summer holidays are here and you've got weeks to fill until the kids go back to school. We've got all the information about what's happening around Nottinghamshire this Summer during the school holidays, including festivals, live entertainment, creative things to do and family events and activities. We will also have all the information about special offers at your local restaurants and bars.
Stay in Nottinghamshire during the Summer holidays and enjoy everything this beautiful County has to offer.
Some of the following venues have lots of different events planned during the Summer Holidays. Please click on an individual venue to find out everything that's happening there over the coming weeks.
There are plenty of events that are held daily across the Summer holidays - here are some ideas for you ...
Events that are taking place throughout the Summer:
13th July to 3rd September: Nottingham Beach in the Market Square
29th July to 3rd September: Summer Holiday Family Fun at National Civil War Centre
1st July to 29th October: Dinosaurs of China at Wollaton Hall
22nd July to 3rd September: The Beeston Beach
31st July to 6th Aug: Robin Hood Festival at Sherwood Forest
1st to 31st August: Once Upon a Time at Nottingham Castle
1st to 31st August: Treasure and Trinkets Trail at Newstead Abbey
1st August to 2nd September 2017: Taster Sessions for 5-7 year olds at Nottingham
Climbing Centre. 1 hour's duration. £7 per child.
14th to 18th August: Worksop by the Sea - the Old Market Square, Worksop. Grab
your swimming costumes and head to Worksop, where the
Market Square will be covered with sand, adorned by deckchairs
and there will be lots of fun activities.
14th August: Summer of Sport at Clumber Park. This FREE event offers you the chance
to have a go at loads of different sports, including archery, hockey and
skipping. Booking not required. Free event but normal admission applies.
15th August: Dinosaur Orienteering at the Forest Recreation Ground, Nottingham.
1pm to 3pm. No need to book. Meet at the Pirate Ship play area.
15th August: FREE Family Fun Day at the Robert Shaw Playing Field, Leen Valley
Suitable for the whole family. Bring a picnic! 11am to 2
15th August: FREE Family Fun Day at Chediston Park in Basford. 11am to 2pm.
Parachute games, team games and music. Bring a picnic
15th August: Junior Activity Day at Nottingham Climbing Centre
15th August: Outdoor Theatre - Twelfth Night at Wollaton Hall
15th August: FREE Family Fun Day at the Archbishop's Palace in Southwell.
Join Robin Hood and his merry outlaws on a jolly medieval day.
Free entry. No booking required. Lots to see and do.
16th August: Superhero Day at White Post Farm
16th August: Junior Activity Day at Nottingham Climbing Centre
16th August: Kids Crafts at Sherwood Forest Arts and Craft Centre, Edwinstowe.
Small charge for activities. Painting, drawing, sewing, circus skills.
16th August: Gawthorne Street Park Fun Afternoon. 1pm to 3pm. FREE.
Launch of new play equipment. Arts and crafts, smoothie bike, stalls,
16th and 17th August: City Arts Mas Camp
17th August: Dog Safety for Kids at Mansfield Museum
17th August: Petri Dish Puzzles at Green's Windmill
17th August: Children's Butterfly Hunt at Sherwood Forest. 10.30am to 12. £2.50.
18th August: Meet a Guide Dog Day at Mansfield Museum
18th August: Northanger Abbey Outdoor Theatre at Newstead Abbey
18th August: British Horological Institute Open Day. 11am to 3.00 pm.
18th August: Summer of Fun - Drumming Workshop, Southwell. 12noon. FREE.
19th August: FREE Family Fun Day at Chediston Park in Basford. Suitable for the
whole family. Don't forget your picnic! 11.30 am to 1.30 pm.
19th August: FREE Outdoor Film at Rufford Abbey. Enjoy the outdoor film experience
and see Toy Story for free today. The show starts at 2pm and you can just
turn up. No booking required. (Car parking charges apply).
19th August: AGE UK Notts Adventure Golf Competition at Highfields Park.
19th and 20th Aug: Gloworm Festival at Clumber Park. Family Fun Festival.
19th August: Double Chocolate Cookies at Green's Windmill
19th August: Gone but not Forgotten: the Black Boy Hotel Exhibition at
Nottingham Industrial Museum
20th August: The Emperor's New Clothes Outdoor Theatre at Newstead Abbey
20th August: Nottingham Carnival at the Victoria Embankment in Nottingham.
20th August: Fun Dog Show at Notts Hospice. Prizes, stalls, cakes, refreshments
and live music. £1 admission for adults and 50p for children.
10am to 4pm. 384 Woodborough Road NG3 4JF
20th August: NGS Summer Spectacular at the University of Nottingham.
20th August: Gone but not Forgotten: the Black Boy Hotel Exhibition at
Nottingham Industrial Museum
20th August: Brass Bands in Newark Castle
21st August: Andy's Dino Day at Wollaton Hall
22nd to 24th August: Be a Dinosaur Detective at Lakeside Arts
22nd August: Mansfield Summer Festival at Carr Lane Park
22nd August: Dinosaur Orienteering at Woodthorpe Park, Nottingham. FREE.
No need to book. 1pm to 3pm. Meet in front of the Grange.
22nd August: Picnic in the Park at Victoria Embankment. Enjoy fun, games and play
sports. Bring a picnic and a teddy! 11am to 3pm. Meet at the park next
to the paddling pool.
22nd August: FREE Family Fun Day Nelson Park (Crabtree Park) in Bulwell.
Suitable for the whole family. Bring a picnic! 12 noon to 3pm.
24th August: Salt Dough Modelling at Green's Windmill
24th August: Outdoor Film Screening - Moulin Rouge at Wollaton Hall
25th August: Summer of Fun - Circus Skills Workshop, Southwell. 12noon. FREE
26th August: Cupcake Baking at Green's Windmill
26th August: Outdoor Film Screening - Jurassic Park at Wollaton Hall
26th August: Gone but not Forgotten: the Black Boy Hotel Exhibition at
Nottingham Industrial Museum
26th August: Traditional Bobbin Lace Demonstrations at Nottingham Industrial Museum
26th to 28th August: The Big Bake at Newstead Abbey.
27th August: Outdoor Film Screening - The Dark Knight Rises at Wollaton Hall
27th August: Brass Explosion at Newark Castle
28th August: Outdoor Film Screening - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story at Wollaton Park
29th August: Dinosaur Orienteering at Bilborough Park, Nottingham. FREE.
No need to book. 1pm to 3pm. Meet near the Leisure Centre.
29th August: Picnic in the Park at Lenton Abbey Park, Nottingham. Enjoy fun, games
and play sports. Bring a picnic and a teddy! 11am to 3pm.
31st August: Access for All at Wollaton Hall (relaxed visits)
1st September: Peter Pan - Outdoor Theatre at Nottingham Castle
1st September: Outdoor Theatre - Pride & Prejudice at Wollaton Hall
1st September: Summer of Fun - Inflatable Fun Day, Southwell. 12noon. FREE
2nd September: Mini Pizza Making at Green's Windmill
3rd September: Dino Club Day at Wollaton Hall
3rd September: Vicar Water Fun Day. Lunchtime onwards. Music, stalls, refreshments,
free activities for kids.
9th and 10th September: Heritage Open Days at Nottingham Castle and Newstead
Abbey with free entry and lots of family activities
8th to 10th September: Nottingham MELA, with free events at the New Art Exchange
and Nottingham Castle, including live music, theatre, dance,
food and family fun.
|Each of the following listings shows the venues direct email, web address and telephone number. The card holder discount section details the general discount they may offer, click on this to view their entry and check the terms of the offer. The event the venue is putting on for Summer Holiday Events & Activities is shown under Event, please click this to view the Summer Holiday Events & Activities event details.|