Don't miss out on the latest concerts, free activities for families, sports events, and more.
Caribbean Carnival - Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August
You'll be able to catch the tram to the carnival at the Victoria Embankment this year, and there's so much happening, including live music, the colourful parade, food and drink stalls, funfair, and much more. See what's on.
Summer Holiday Fun!
Get inspiration for keeping kids entertained this summer holidays with our guide to what's on in Nottingham.
Summer Holiday fun at the National Videogame Arcade!
Whether you’re prowling for a Pikachu, mad about Mario or serious
about Sonic, family-fun activities at the NVA mean you can play with all your
favourite characters every week this summer! Get tickets
NOW ON at Nottingham Castle - Leonardo da Vinci exhibition
There is no cost for this specific exhibition - just the £7 admission fee to enter Nottingham Castle - but your ticket is now an annual pass allowing you to return as many times as you want in a year!
Gloworm Festival is brilliant a new festival especially created for humans and their little people! The line up includes live music from Toploader, plus kids TV characters and entertainment, games and a petting zoo.
Bigger and better - Great Food and Drink Festival Saturday 27 - Monday 29 August
It's just four weeks to go this weekend till the Great Food and Drink Festival, at Newstead Abbey on August Bank Holiday weekend.
Top chefs like Simon Rimmer and Michael Caines will be there, as well as Great British Bake Off winner Nancy Birtwhistle. Plus, enjoy 100 food and drink stalls and onsite bars and live music. It's a great day out for ALL the family - dogs are welcome on the lead, and there's a free children's area too! Get tickets now.
Hyson Green Culture Festival - Saturday 13 August 12 - 6pm
Head to this FREE celebration of Hyson Green, with live music performances, games and activities, food and drink stalls, arts and craft stalls, free health checks and advice, and much more!
Melodica Festival 13 & 14 August Rough Trade, Jam Cafe and Forever Records
For the first time ever, international music festival Melodica comes to Nottingham, putting the city on the same stage as capital cities like Vienna, Berlin, New York and Paris!
Melodica is an acoustic music festival bringing together songwriters and musicians from around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience playing in different countries, meet local artists, swap ideas and form musical collaborations.