What’s on in Nottingham? 5 events to try out this week


This is not a Valentine’s Day special – we promise! Whether you’re single or in a relationship, there are plenty of non Valentine’s day events to enjoy in Nottingham this week!

This week there’s: Magic, Cinema, Science, Cocktails, and a Creative Friday Night Out.

Magic and Theatre

Tues, 14th – Weds 15th Feb, 7pm – Strangers: A Magic Play II – The Lofthouse

We’ve booked our tickets to this! Strangers: A Magic Play blends theatre with magic and illusion. 4 separate stories are interwoven with magic to create an audience experience which challenges what we think and how we think about magic and performance. If you’re looking for something a little unusual this week, we suggest you try this!

Find out more HERE

Watch something different…

Weds, 15th Feb – 6:30pm – Whirlpool (1949) – Hypnotica Film Screening –

Nottingham Contemporary

Already seen the latest blockbusters? Not in the mood for Lego Batman? Here’s an alternative to another night on the sofa with Netflix.

A woman suffering from Kleptomania is hypnotised to cure her- things soon take a murderous turn… Part of the Hypnotica season, delusion, dreams and the subconscious explored in 9 classic films. What happens when our world fractures from reality explored by cinemas most intriguing minds.

Find out more HERE

Economics, Psychology, and Chemistry. In a Pub.

Weds, 15th Feb – 7:30pm – PubhD – Vat and Fiddle

Three speakers  from the University of Nottingham will be explaining their research to a load of people in the pub.
The talks are open to everyone and will be at “pub level” – you don’t need to know anything about the topic to understand it!

Find our more HERE

Cocktail Competition

Thurs, 16th Feb – 8pm – Rampant Rabbits Cocktail Competion – Four Hundred Rabbits

We love the story behind the name of this Mezcaleria & Tequila den – it’s basically about irresponsible drunk bunnies with no self control… All will be explained at the bar.

This week, they’ve got a cocktail competition. The contestants will be judged on their ability to interact with the public… meanwhile the audience will be encouraged to heckle….

Find out more HERE

Music, Art, Party!

Fri, 17th Feb – 7pm – The Anti Gallery: “One Love” 1st Birthday Party & Exhibition – Rough Trade

The Anti Gallery are celebrating a year of creative collaboration and will exhibiting (and selling) the work of some of the artists they worked with in 2016. There will also be some live art with Matt Vardy creating a piece on the walls of the Rough Trade stage. PLUS The Simplifiers upstairs neighbours, Dizzy Ink will have a pop-up stall! Throw in some DJ sets and you’ve got your Friday night out sorted!

Find out more HERE 

Do you have an event in mind that you’d like us to plan for you?

We specialise in non-traditional social and corporate events with an edge that will leave your attendees impressed. We’re so much more than a party planner. Every event we plan is tailored to make sure you stand out from the crowd in Nottingham.

Contact us for more information and to arrange a free 30 minute consultation with our senior event planner.

Leave a Reply