Things To Do In Nottingham

With a city as buzzing as Nottingham, it can be overwhelming to narrow down the most cracking events. From raucous bingo games to outdoor treasure hunts and virtual reality experiences, we've rounded up the best things to do in Nottingham. But don't take our word for it, book in one of these amazing activities and see for yourself.

Last updated on 24th January 2023




Whether you're there for events such as Astroworld#YOLOFEST and other wild parties, What's The Motive have you spoilt for choice when it comes to nights out. Don't miss out on their freshers week and other student-led extravaganzas.

@ Nottingham Train Station on Various dates from Thursday 9th February 2023

On the hunt for creative things to do in Nottingham? Check out The Great Game Treasure Hunt, and get ready for an epic afternoon. You'll get to explore different landmarks and follow clues all while finding the giant X on the map. Where does that lead you? To a pub, where you can get 20% off your bill.

Taking place at Bierkeller, Bougie Drag & Boy Toy's lineup of events are absolutely a must-visit for those after drag-drenched affairs. Their brunches feature scrumptious German fare, free-flowing bubbles for 90 minutes, fun games and epic performances.

Situated in Beeston, Mecca is one of the best things to do in Nottingham at night. Whether you're having a go at the slot machines or playing a wild round of bingo, the venue promises fun events throughout the year, such as quizzes and drag shows.

Fab for birthday bashes and student nights out, Taste + Liquor are giving you plenty to look forward to. Their R&B brunches feature epic tunes, alongside your meals - think Rihanna, Tyga, Pharrell and other chart-topping hits.

Situated in Victoria Centre, Meet Space VR promises non-stop fun with a virtual reality immersion like no other. Fight off killer zombies and robots or experience zero latency. Plus, you can play with up to eight players if you're looking for group nights out or team-building activities.