Things to do this weekend 19th-21st August

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It’s another big weekend in the county, with festivals celebrating everything from 80’s music to the Caribbean! Take a look below or find more ideas on our What’s On listings and Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest pages.

Flashback Festival

The 80s will be alive at kicking this weekend as Flashback Festival brings Billy Ocean, Jools Holland, Earth Wind & Fire and Bananarama to the Thoresby Estate

Summer Nights Hardwick Hall

Summer Nights Outdoor Film festival reaches the beautiful Elizabethan manor house with screenings of Spectre and Ghost.

Gloworm Festival

A weekend of music and festival fun especially for children and families.

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Nottingham Caribbean Carnival

A two day party with music, dancing and a parade of colourful costumes will take over the Victoria Embankment.

Vintage and Classic Car Day

Bring your pride and joy or just come to admire the dream machines.

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Posted on 15 August 2016
Featured author: Jessie

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

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