What's On In and Around Swadlincote

Today to Fri 28 Oct by date within - 20 + miles

'Hosiery Abstracts' by Katie Schwab

'Hosiery Abstracts': A new visual art exhibition by Katie Schwab Part of 'Archive Fever', our programme for 2022 About Katie Schwab Katie Schwab is a maker who works with
Modern Painters, New Decorators Carillon Court Shopping Centre LE11 3XA Details >
Today, Sat 1 Oct, Thu 6 Oct, and more dates until Sat 5 Nov

Jive Night (Hinckley Rock and Roll Club)

Top DJs (Dancin Dave, Woody and JD) playing the best Rock ‘n’ Roll dance music from the 1950’s onwards to Jive, Bop and Stroll to. A fun evening – have a dance, have a drink and meet new friends.
Wykin & District Social Club, Frederick Avenue, Hinckley LE10 0EX Details >
Today, Fri 14 Oct, Fri 28 Oct, Fri 11 Nov, Fri 25 Nov

Art Exhibition by Alison C Clark

Attenborough Nature Centre will be exhibiting the art of Alison C Clark during the month of September.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >

Shattered Silk - Jini Rawlings

Jini Rawlings is a mixed media and video installation artist. She uses projections and materials including glass and silk to suggest the multi layering of memory and meaning, creating poetic...
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery, Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5TU Details >
Today to Sun 6 Nov

Founder of Nuneaton Arts School - Edward Hellawell

In the 50s and 60s, Britain was still meeting the challenges of building a new world from the shock of a world war.
Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery, Riversley Park, Coton Road, Nuneaton CV11 5TU Details >
Today to Sun 23 Oct

Colourful Salsa Party

Hello! Have you ever been to an Uksalsafeet salsa party before? If not you have been missing out on a lovely evening of warm and welcoming people like yourself.
Hednesford & District Ex Services Men Club WS12 1AB Details >

Led Zeppelin Tribute to Rock Leicester!

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! www.seetickets.com/event/led-zeppelin-tribute-to-rock-leicester-/2funky-music-cafe/2254693 CODA – a Tribute to Led Zeppelin are playing at the 2Funky Music Café,...
23 New Park St Leicester LE3 5NH Details >

The Noise Next Door - Coming to Coalville 1st October

The kings of improvised comedy The Noise Next Door are coming to a town near you and they mean business, funny business! The stars of Britain’s Got Talent and the U.
Snibston, Ashby Rd, Coalville LE67 3LN Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Arts Fine Arts Watercolour Paintings at Swarkstone Garden Centre

Original Watercolour paintings by Arthur Tindle for sale. There are also no-verse gloss greeting cards featuring past and present paintings by Arthur.
Swarkstone Nursery & Garden Centre Lowes Lane, Swarkestone, Derby DE73 7GQ Details >
Sat 1 Oct and Sun 2 Oct

The Alpine Garden Society plant Autumn show and plant sale

There will be several specialist plant nurseries selling a wide range of hardy plants and bulbs for the garden and alpine house.
Iveshead School, Forest Street, Shepshed LE12 9DB Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Back to the 80s Disco

Back to the 80’s Disco Night, Arden Hall Join us for our Back to the 80’s Disco Night, an evening of top music in an era when new wave and electronic dance music hit the airwaves.
Water Orton Rd, Birmingham B36 9PB Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Moira Mind Body Spirit Show

We return to Moira for another Mind Body Spirit Show Soothe your mind, treat your body, delight your spirit. The aim of our fairs is to uplift, inspire and help you love your life.
Moira Village Hall, Ashby Road, Moira DE12 6DZ Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Tales and Trickery - Belper Folk Stories Heritage Walk

A wander around four folk stories from the Belper area. Fact and fiction merge together in a Halloween cauldron. Can you tell them apart? A hilly 3.5 mile walk over field paths and roads.
Strutt’s North Mill Museum and Visitor Centre Bridgefoot, Belper DE56 1YD Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Lichfield Folk Dance Club Night

English Country Dancing in a variety of styles. Dances are practiced, called by a caller, then danced to music.
Bader Hall King Edward VI School Lichfield WS14 9DE Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Mon 10 Oct, Mon 17 Oct, Mon 31 Oct

Jazz lunch

The Titanic Jazz Band play a mix of traditional and swinging Jazz every Tuesday lunchtime. Guest musicians and singers are welcome to join in.
The Wheatsheaf, 203 Thurcaston Road, Thurcaston, Leicester. LE7 7JN Details >
Tue 4 Oct, Tue 11 Oct, Tue 18 Oct, Tue 25 Oct

Burton on Trent Jazz Club hosts Traditional Jazz Bands every Thursday.

A weekly Thursday evening Jazz Club at Marstons Social Club. Featuring mostly traditional Jazz Bands from around the country: Sept.
Burton Jazz Club, Marstons Social Club, Shobnall Road, Burton on Trent. DE14 2BE Details >
Thu 6 Oct, Thu 13 Oct, Thu 20 Oct, Thu 27 Oct

Screamfest - terrifying Staffordshire fright nights only for the brave

Screamfest returns with five blood curdling attractions in their Halloween festival of terror. Zombies, clowns, blood and gore take over the National Forest Adventure Farm with five terrifying night...
National Forest Adventure Farm Postern Road Tatenhill Burton on Trent Staffordshire DE13 9SJ Details >
Fri 7 Oct to Sun 9 Oct, Fri 14 Oct to Sun 16 Oct, Fri 21 Oct to Sun 23 Oct, Tue 25 Oct to Mon 31 Oct

Newbold Verdon Jazz Club

Monthly Jazz Club. Every first Friday of each month. Mostly traditional Jazz Bands from all over the country. Large room with dance floor. Dancers welcome.
Newbold Verdon Sports and Social Club. Newbold Verdon, Leics. . LE9 9NP Details >
Fri 7 Oct

Dinner with Joseph Johnson by Professor Daisy Hay

Once a week, in late eighteenth-century London, writers of contrasting politics and personalities gathered around a dining table.
Erasmus Darwin House Museum Beacon Street Lichfield WS13 7AD Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Rushcliffe Wildlife Watch: Nature's Myths and Legends

Find out more about the secrets within our woodlands. The fables in our natural world. Are you brave enough to meet a Boggart?
Rushcliffe Country Park, Mere Way, Ruddington, Nottingham. Meet at the Education Room (behind the Ranger’s office) NG11 6JS Details >
Sat 8 Oct

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