Local events 2019

Here is a listing of a few local events in the Nottinghamshire area for 2019. Brecks Cottage is perfectly situated to be your base whilst you enjoy everything the events have to offer. In addition the events below, there are several local attractions that are open all year round, such as Sherwood Forest, Centre Parcs Aqua Sauna, and the National Civil War Centre.

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair

31/01/2019 - 01/02/2019

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair is returning again to Newark Showground. The world renowned fair is the largest event of it’s kind in Europe, drawing people from across the globe to the enormous 84 acre site.
Brecks Cottage is located roughly 12 miles (approximately 20 minute drive) from Newark Showground making it a perfect base for visitors to the show.

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Well Being Show - Newark Showground

15/02/2019 - 16/02/2019

Are you interested in well-being and mindfullness? The Newark Well Being Show is the perfect event for you.
With a superb blend of products, services and therapies, there will be something to pique your interest.

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Lincoln & District Model Rail Exibition - Newark Showground

23/02/2019 - 24/02/2019

Are you passionate about model railways? The Lincoln & District Model Railway Club is coming to Newark Showground once again where traders, layouts, societies, and demonstraters will congregate to share their passion of model railways.
Brecks Cottage is located roughly 12 miles (approximately 20 minute drive) from Newark Showground making it a perfect base for visitors to the show.

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Woodworking & Power tool Show Newark Showground

22/03/2019 - 23/03/2019

With a list of personalities, trade stands, advice, and demonstrations; if you have a passion for woodworking, this exhibition at Newark Showground is perfect for you.

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The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair

04/04/2019 - 05/04/2019

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair is returning again to Newark Showground for the second time in 2019. The world renowned fair is the largest event of it’s kind in Europe, drawing people from across the globe to the enormous 84 acre site.
Brecks Cottage is located roughly 12 miles (approximately 20 minute drive) from Newark Showground making it a perfect base for visitors to the show.

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Newark Garden Show

20/04/2019 - 22/04/2019

Visit the biggest garden event in the East Midlands!
Returning for it’s 16th year, the showground will be filled with inspiration, flowers, plants, and everything you could need for your home and garden.

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All About Dogs Show

21/04/2019 - 22/04/2019

Love dogs? Come to Newark to visit the All About Dogs Show over the Easter bank holiday for two days of exciting arena displays, expert advice, shopping and activities!

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Rock & Gem Show

27/04/2019 - 28/04/2019

If you are a geologist, lapidarist, collector, or hobbyist, the All About Rock, Gem ‘n’ Bead Shows will have something for you. Some of the UK’s leading dealers and increasing numbers of international dealers exhibit at the shows, offering a wide range of gemstones, geological, and mineral samples.

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Notts County Show - Newark Showground

11/03/2019 - 12/03/2019

The Notts County Show returns once again for 2019 bringing with it competitions, trade stands, animals, and attractions for you to enjoy.

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The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair

30/05/2019 - 31/05/2019

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair is back again for the third time in 2019.

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Retro Festival

07/06/2019 - 09/06/2019

Here to celebrate all things retro and vintage here at Newark on Trent.
From live music, car and air displays to funfairs. There is something for all the family at this fantastic event.

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The Bus Stop Over

15/06/2019 - 17/06/2019

The Bus Stop Over is back at Newark Showground again. There isn’t really a theme for this particular event though it’s ethos is to enjoy and celebrate VW’s, music, and having fun.

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Earth & Fire international ceramic fair

21/06/2019 - 23/06/2019

At The Harley Gallery, Welbeck Nottinghamshire S80 3LW, the Earth & Fire international ceramics fair is a celebration of clay and the potter’s art.
Earth & Fire showcases over 135 potters from across the UK and mainland Europe who come to sell direct to the public.

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Newark Scooter Club Rally

28/06/2019 - 30/06/2019

Taking place at Newark Showground, there will be live music, trade stalls and games to enjoy!

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UK Tech Fest

04/07/2019 - 08/07/2019

UK Tech-Fest returns to Newark Showground bringing progressive and technical metal music.
There will be almost 70 bands across 4 days, workshops and after-parties.

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Home Educating Families' Festival

09/07/2019 - 16/07/2019

HEFF 2019 will be returning with all the fun of previous years. There will be workshops, fire shows, music, children’s cabaret, a cinema tent, the Home Education Conference, and much more.

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FSA Weekender

12/07/2019 - 14/07/2019

FSA Fest is one of the UK’s biggest country music festivals. Celebrating emerging talent, this year it features over 35 bands across the three days from 27 July to 29 July.

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Hillbilly Hoedown

26/07/2019 - 28/07/2019

Hillbilly Hoedown Weekend is Europe’s largest western swing weekend based at Newark Showground.

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The European Juggling Convention (EJC) 2019

03/08/2019 - 11/08/2019

Historically one of the world’s biggest social gatherings of jugglers, aerialists, hula hoopers, flow artists, extreme unicyclists, whip crackers and knife throwers!

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The Robin Hood Festival

05/08/2019 - 11/08/2019

The Robin Hood Festival is returning for its 35th year at Sherwood Forest.
Organised by the RSBP you can expect a fun filled festival that has something for everyone!

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The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair

15/08/2019 - 16/08/2019

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair is back again for the fourth time in 2019.

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Autumn Quilt Festival Newark

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Newark Well Being Show

13/09/2019 - 15/09/2019

The Newark Well Being Show returns for the second time in 2019 to Newark Showground.

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Rock & Gem Show

21/09/2019 - 22/09/2019

The Rock & Gem Show returns to Newark Showground for the second time in 2019.

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National Hamfest 2019 - Newark Showground

27/09/2019 - 28/09/2019

The 11th National Hamfest is packed with everything you need to set up and maintain an amateur radio station.

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1940's Weekend - Rufford Abbey

29/09/2019 - 30/09/2019

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the 1940’s at this very special event set in the remains of Rufford Abbey.
Prepare to take a walk down memory lane, chat to re-enactors or just stroll around whilst you experience the sights and sounds of wartime Britain.

Truckfest 2019

05/10/2019 - 06/10/2019

Experience the original Truckfest at Newark Showground! Everything from stunt displays and live music make this a great event for the family.

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The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair

10/10/2019 - 11/10/2019

The Newark International Antiques & Collectors fair is back again for the fourth time in 2019.

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Lincoln & District Model Rail Exibition - Newark Showground

19/10/2019 - 20/10/2019

The Lincoln & District Model Railway Club returns to Newark Showground for the second time in 2019.

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