Shrewsbury Flower Show,
one of the most renowned flower shows in the UK, has taken place in Quarry Park every August for more than a century.
Robin Hood Festival
takes place each August with a colourful celebration of the life and times of the world’s most famous outlaw.
Nottingham Riverside Festival
is a free event which is held in August; highlights include stalls and demonstrations, live music, street theatre and fireworks.
Nottingham Arboretum Festival
takes place in Nottingham’s oldest public park over the May Bank Holiday and features local performers, traditional folk dancing and food stalls.
Nottingham Comedy Festival
is held in September and features performances from both new and established acts.
International Byron Festival
takes place in Hucknall annually in June to celebrate the life and works of the famous poet.
Nottingham Ghost Walks
take place all year round and cover approximately ¾ of a mile. Discover the ghostly secrets of this ancient city and experience spine-chilling street theatre. Booking not necessary (except Halloween).
Nottingham CAMRA Festival
takes place in October in the grounds of Nottingham castle and offers the world’s largest selection of real ales, with over 800 beers and ciders to choose from.