5 Things to Do in Nottingham This Week

Words: LeftLion
Sunday 30 June 2019
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Chicago, comedy, coffee and chickens... Check out five of the best things to do in Notts this week. 


Chicago at Lakeside

When? Wednesday 28 July, 7:30pm 
Where? Djanogly Nottingham Lakeside Arts
What? If you enjoy a night of watching sexual tension, scandal and drama, and you aren’t wanting to witness it at the pub again, this musical will be right up your alley. Chicago will be performed by Encore, which will be their 10th play to date. They’ve been practising their socks off and it all looks rather razzle dazzle, so you should definitely head on down and show your support. After all, there ain’t nowt like a sensational show.
How much? £13.50-15
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NG15 Festival of Comedy

When? Friday 5 – Thursday 11 July
Where? Various venues
What? If you’re in need of a laugh, and frankly, who isn’t, head down to the NG15 Festival of Comedy for a week full of the best stand up talent in Nottingham. With many shows either free or pay-what-you-can, you can see the likes of Chris Purchase, Jon Pearson, Alex Farrow and Hannah Silvester.
How much? Prices vary from free to £8.50
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The Remarkable Recycling Gala

When? Saturday 6 July, 10am
Where? Middle Street Resources Centre
What? With crafts, workshops, music and poetry, The Remarkable Recycling Gala is a free annual art festival held in Nottingham to raise awareness about waste and recycling issues. With something for all ages, head down on Saturday 6 July to get involved with their recycled arts fair, recycling workshops, recycled arts displays, as well as food and drink.
How much? Free
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Nottingham Independents Festival

When? Friday 5 – Saturday 6 July
Where? Various venues
What? Nottingham celebrates the very best of its independent businesses in this two-day event across the city. With one-off Robin Hood tours, free gigs and workshops, you can get check out an eclectic mix of shops, cafes and eateries, as well as picking up a few bargains on the way.
How much? Free
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Soul Buggin’ & The South Nottingham Soul Society Fundraiser

When? Saturday 6 July
Where? Stonebridge City Farm
What? What’s better than great music? Great music and goats, that’s what. We all know the vital role that Stonebridge City Farm plays in the Nottingham community, but they need your help to stay open during the winter months. Teaming up with Make to Make and The South Nottingham Soul Society, they’re putting on a free gig, which you can check out on Saturday 6 July. Head down, have a dance and dig deep to help out a great cause.
How much? Free entry but donations are positively encouraged
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