Things to do this weekend 17th – 19th June

Market Square fountain 6 - High Res

Summer has finally arrived in Notts, bringing a typically British mixture of sunshine and rain with it! With two top sporting events and Father’s Day on Sunday, we got some great ways to spend your weekend. For more ideas, take a look at our What’s On page and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

ATL Men’s Aegon Open

After an exciting week at the women’s event, some of the top international stars in men’s tennis will take to the court in Nottingham this weekend.

Aviva Women’s Tour

Some of the worlds top cyclists will be racing through Notts this weekend for the penultimate stage of the Aviva Women’s Tour. After hosting the men’s event for over a decade, 2016 will be the first year that the women’s tour has visited the city.  Look out for free activities taking place in the Old Market Square as you watch the riders depart on Saturday morning.

An Evening with Nigel Benn

The Dark Destroyer flies over from Australia for a VIP only event hosted by H S Presents on Sunday.

Simon Starling at Nottingham Contemporary 

Last few days to see Turner Prize winning artist Simon Starling’s free exhibition as part of The Grand Tour.

Fathers Day in Nottinghamshire

Notts has done the hard work for you with events and offers designed especially with Dads in mind.




Posted on 13 June 2016
Featured author: Jessie

Nottingham native and fan of all things music, arts and animal related.

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