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Hold on to your baubles...Christmas starts here!

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Forthcoming Events

Featured events

Quick guide to our 'not to be missed' events!

Southwell has got Christmas all wrapped up!

Beaumond House Events - Newark

Join Beaumond House Community Hospice in fundraising by coming along to

  • Carols at the Castle, Thursday 22 December at Newark Castle from 6pm. The Light up a Life appeal will go towards funding specialist end of life and palliative care. To dedicate a light to someone you love download a form. 

Jack and the Beanstalk

Join us for our GIGANTIC family Panto at Newark Palace Theatre

Wednesday 7 December to Saturday 31 December

Box Office 01636 655755

Trees lit up with lights - Sparkling SherwoodSparkling Sherwood
9-11 December, 6pm-8pm

Come along to Sherwood Forest and the see the ancient oak trees in a whole new light - a truly magical start to winter.

Entry times: 6pm, 6.15pm, 6.30pm, 6.45pm and 7pm daily

Book you tickets: 01623 823 202


Village Ventures 2016

The new season Village Ventures have been announced!

Find a drama, comedy or enjoy first class music right on your doorstep! We are very lucky in Newark and Sherwood to have lots of local community venues taking part.

All year round attractions

There is something for everyone in Newark and Sherwood:

Local towns

Newark and Southwell are both vibrant attractive towns with regular regular market days and special events.

Tourist Information Centres

For friendly specialist information on all local attractions and up and coming events visit one of our tourist information centres which are located in Newark, Rufford and Southwell.

Local weather

If you're unsure due to weather conditions or other circumstances, please check with the tourist information centre before attending an event that it has not been cancelled. We try and keep our events lists as up to date as possible but events can be cancelled at the last minute.

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  • 01636 650000

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    Friday 8.30am to 4.45pm

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    Newark and Sherwood District Council
    Kelham Hall
    NG23 5QX

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