The New Year has gotten off to a smashing start, and Nottingham and Nottinghamshire have some fab events ready for you to attend to make the most of it. Please note that these events are subject to change and it is worth double-checking with the venues for availability and COVID-19 requirements ahead of time.

Don’t forget - if you are out having a great time in the city or out in the county, you can use #LoveNotts to share the love, or tag us using @visitnotts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

There are many more things to do and explore on our full What’s On calendar such as virtual exhibitions and tours as well as outdoor activities. Have a browse today and find the perfect activity or experience to enjoy this weekend.

Goldie Lookin Chain

Goldie Lookin Chain

Saturday 8 January 2022 | Metronome | 7.30pm | Tickets: £16.50 + booking fee

The GLC are one of Britain’s biggest rap groups. Known for classics like ‘Guns don’t kill people rappers do’, The GLC started almost by accident around the turn of the century with Eggsy’s impromptu rap about his tracksuit, which was put over a serious piece of music Rhys was working on in the studio. They now stop off at Nottingham this weekend as part of their latest UK tour.

Click here for the full info.

A Vision of Elvis

A Vision of Elvis

Saturday 8 January 2022 | Motorpoint Arena Nottingham | 7.30pm | Tickets £29.20

Enjoy the number one Elvis Presley tribute artist on the King’s birthday! The smash hit show ‘A Vision of Elvis’ stars Rob Kingsley, winner of The National Tribute Music Awards ‘Official Elvis Show’ and ‘No.1 Male Tribute Artist’. It is internationally renowned as the best Elvis Presley tribute concert touring the World today, so you’ll not want to miss the show as it stops off in Nottingham this weekend.

Click here for the full info.

Winter Walks in Nottinghamshire

Winter walks

Why not welcome in the New Year with a refreshing Winter walk at a beauty spot, or around one of Nottinghamshire’s stunning heritage sites? Our county is stunning at this time of year with parks, canals, the iconic Sherwood Forest and much more. There are several places for relaxing winter walks with family and friends this season. So wrap up warm and take an afternoon stroll with a coffee stop on the way, we have plenty of inspiration for you.

Click here to read more about our top winter walks.


Make It Yours: Free Workshops – Protest Bag Making

Friday 7 January 2022 | National Justice Museum | 10am | FREE

Experiment with textile techniques, appliqué, print and stitch to produce your very own ‘protest bag’ at The National Justice Museum. Join textile artist Lubna Din to make something unique, using thoughts and inspiration from the Young people and Protest project #NJMProtest. Gorgeous materials are provided, meaning this is the perfect chance to engage with powerful movements and find your own voice using creativity. The session is free and open to all. Please note, you will need to choose a timeslot when booking through Eventbrite. This is so all workshops adhere to current social distancing guidelines.

For the full info, click here.

This blog was written by Katherine Taylor, Marketing Executive at Visit Nottinghamshire.


Make It Yours: Free Workshops
Make It Yours: Free Workshops

Make it Yours workshops are back at the National Justice Museum! You're invited to drop into our Creative Courtyard and make something inspired by the museum collection.

A Vision of Elvis - CANCELLED
Gig Venue
A Vision of Elvis - CANCELLED

The number one Elvis Presley tribute artist brings his tour to Nottingham! The smash hit show A Vision Of Elvis starring Rob Kingsley winner of The National Tribute Music Awards " Official Elvis Show " and " No.1 Male Tribute Artist " is internationally renowned as the best Elvis Presley tribute concert touring the World today.

Goldie Lookin Chain
Live Music
Live music, Goldie Lookin Chain, Nottingham

The GLC are officially Britain’s biggest rap group and will bring all of their hits to Nottingham January 2022.



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