St Mary's Church | Visit Nottinghamshire

Have you recovered from another exciting September weekend filled with events and activities aross the city and county yet? Nottinghamshire sure has, and she is ready to show you what’s in store for you this weekend.

Make the most of your weekend and hop aboard the Robin Hood Express to explore Sherwood Forest, enjoy a day out with your grandchildren at Robin Hood's Wheelgate Park and Twinlakes' Grandparents Weekend, or get ready for snow and hot chocolates as you glide over the ice at Motorpoint Arena Nottingham's Silent Disco Skating Party.

We've picked some of our favourite events below, but don't forget to have a look at our What’s On pages and Things to Do section for lots more ways to spend your weekend! We love to see and hear what you have been up to in Nottinghamshire so don’t forget you can use #lovenotts to share the love and connect with us via our Twitter, Facebook or Instagram!

Let's Ride Nottingham

Victoria Embankment | Visit Nottinghamshire
Victoria Embankment
Sunday 16 September 2018 | 11am | Free Event

Only last weekend cyclists participating in the OVO Energy Tour of Britain meandered through the beautiful scenery of our county. This Sunday it’s your chance to get your bike out of the shed and put your best cycling gear on to concur the roads of Nottingham as you’ve never done before. Not the adventurous cycling type? Don’t worry, Let’s Ride Nottingham has got so much more to offer than riding (or falling off) your bike. With a bit of music, fun activities, some good food and drink, a good time is guaranteed.

For more information, please click here.

Festival of Food & Drink 2018 at Clumber Park

Clumber park | Visit Nottinghamshire
Clumber Park
Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 September 2018 | 10am - 5pm daily

Does a festival where you’re surrounded with food, drink and TV chefs sound like music to your ears? Then the Festival of Food & Drink at the ever-so-gorgeous Clumber Park is the place to be this weekend. Here you can find delicious dishes from all over the world, and not only is there time to broaden your horizon and enjoy the various cuisines, there are also chances to take part in workshops for both adults and children. Not to mention, you can do all of this while listening to a bit of live music.

For more information, please click here.

Nottingham Green Festival

The Arboretum | Visit Nottinghamshire

The Arboretum
Sunday 16 September 2018 | 12noon - 6pm | Free Event

With several vast country estates and 32 parks that have been awarded a Green Flag Status, it’s only right for Nottinghamshire to have its own eco-friendly festival with live music, vegan caterers, ethical products and energy-saving technologies. Nottingham Green Festival is here for the young and old to enjoy, with many activities, workshops and natural therapies to keep you occupied and learn more about our wonderful planet and how to take care of it.

For more information, please click here.

Let It Be

Royal Concert Hall | Visit Nottinghamshire
Royal Concert Hall Nottingham
Tuesday 11 – Saturday 15 September 2018 | 7.30pm | Sat Matinee 2.30pm
Tickets From £17.50 - £33.50

Travel back in time to the sixties where you could Twist and Shout as if your life depended on it and all you needed was love. Let It Be is filled with many of The Beatles’ greatest hits to let you experience The Beatles in all their glory, right from the early beginnings to the height of their stardom. So, get your tickets now and come together with friends and family to experience Beatlemania live, for one more time.

For more information, please click here.

Heritage Open Days 2018

Green's Windmill and Science Centre | Visit Nottinghamshire

Various venues in Nottinghamshire 
Thursday 13 - Sunday 16 September 2018 | Free Event

Heritage Open Days is the perfect opportunity to visit the most beautiful churches and country houses you’ve never been to before. Find out how the sails of a windmill can turn grain into flour or visit St Mary the Virgin Church - rumour has it that the church is connected to none other than Robin Hood. This, and many more places to visit, are completely free so there is no excuse not to join in and have a wander around some of the oldest buildings and fascinating museums.

For more information, please click here.

This blog was written by Ananda Datema, Marketing Assistant at Visit Nottinghamshire.


Heritage Open Days 2019
Green's Windmill | Visit Nottinghamshire

Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to properties that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission.

Let's Ride Nottingham
Cycling in Nottingham, Let's Ride Nottingham, HSBC City Ride Nottingham

HSBC UK Let's Ride Nottingham is closing roads to traffic in Nottingham on Sunday 16 September and hosting a street festival for anyone on a bike.

Nottingham Green Festival 2019
Nottingham Green Festival 2019

Enjoy FREE live music, outdoor entertainment and adult & children’s activities plus community stalls with refreshments and energy-saving technologies and information at Nottingham Green Festival.

Let It Be
Live Music
Let It Be

Come Together and experience the iconic music of The Beatles with Let It Be, the spectacular new concert jam-packed with over 40 of The Beatles’ greatest hits!

Festival of Food & Drink 2019
Festival of Food & Drink 2019

Festival of Food and Drink offers great food, the fabulous producers behind the brands, award winners, special guests, exciting traders, delicious dishes to try from fantastic street food, pop ups, cafés, bars, cocktails and much more!



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