Outdoor Theatre - see what's on this summer!
Enjoy an evening of culture and fun in beautiful surroundings at our heritage sites! Bring your own picnic and enjoy performances including Sherlock Holmes, Peter Pan, Wuthering Heights, Danny the Champion of the World and A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Sealed Knot at Newstead Abbey - 28 - 30 May
The Sealed Knot will once again return to Newstead Abbey to demonstrate a thrilling reenactment display. Come and see siege camps, demonstrations and the spectacular siege battle on Sunday and Monday.
Tickets 10 on door, including parking and entry to Newstead Abbey house. Find out more.
Great Food and Drink Festival at Nottingham Castle - 28 - 30 May - Tickets available on the door 10
See chefs Tom Kerridge, Nadiya Hussain and Rustie Lee performing live cooking demonstrations, enjoy the real ale bar, champagne bar and cocktail bar, plus fantastic food and craft stalls from local and artisan producers. Find out more
Love your local park? We'd love your help at Highfields Park!
We're holding another Force for Nature session this Friday 27 May at Highfields Park, asking you to help take care of your local green space. It's an informal drop in with two sessions to choose from - 10.30am - 12noon and 1 - 2.30pm, with refreshments provided. You could be planting, tidying, or even monitoring biodiversity in the park. Meet at the Boathouse.
Noah's Ark Fun Run - Sunday 3 July at Wollaton Park
Want to unleash your inner animal? The Noah's Ark fun run is an event for children and families at Wollaton Park. The race is fancy dress so you can gallop, leap or flap your way over a 1 mile route to support our charities.
The event is not-for-profit and all proceeds raised will go to Stonebridge City Farm and Compassion in World Farming for their dedication to animal welfare at a local and international level. Find out more and get involved.