Are you planning a trip to Nottingham in January 2024? If so, you are in for a treat. Nottingham is a vibrant and historic city that offers plenty of things to do and see, especially in the winter months. Whether you are looking for culture, nature, entertainment, or shopping, you will find something to suit your taste and budget in Nottingham.
To help you make the most of your visit, we have compiled a list of some of the best things to do in Nottingham in January 2024. These are some of the events and activities that you can enjoy during your stay at Mercure Nottingham City Centre George Hotel, the perfect hotel near Nottingham Arena and other attractions.
- Narnia at Newstead: If you are a fan of C.S. Lewis's classic fantasy novel, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, you will love Narnia at Newstead. This is a unique event that transforms the historic Newstead Abbey into a magical winter wonderland. You can explore the enchanted rooms and gardens, meet the characters from the book, and enjoy some festive treats. Narnia at Newstead runs from 25 November 2023 to 1 January 2024, and tickets are available online.
- Cinderella: If you are looking for some family-friendly entertainment, you can't go wrong with a pantomime. And what better pantomime than Cinderella, the classic fairy tale of rags to riches, magic and romance? You can watch this hilarious and heartwarming show at the Theatre Royal Nottingham, featuring a star-studded cast, stunning costumes and sets, and plenty of songs and jokes. Cinderella runs from 1 December 2023 to 13 January 2024, and tickets are available online.
- The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns: If you are looking for some culture and comedy, you can check out The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns, a hilarious play that imagines what would happen if the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns came back to haunt a modern woman. You can watch this play at the Nottingham Arts Theatre, featuring witty dialogue, catchy songs, and a lot of humour. The Ghosting of Rabbie Burns is on 20 January 2024, and tickets are available online.
- Beat The Streets 2024: If you are a music lover, you can't miss Beat The Streets 2024, a one-day music festival that showcases the best local and national talent, while raising money for homeless charities. You can enjoy a variety of genres and styles, from rock and indie to folk and hip hop, across multiple venues in the city centre. You can also support a great cause and help make a difference in the lives of those in need. Beat The Streets 2024 is on 28 January 2024, and tickets are available online.
- Dick Whittington: If you are looking for some more pantomime fun, you can watch Dick Whittington, the classic tale of a young man who goes to London to seek his fortune, with the help of his cat and his friends. You can watch this show at the Nottingham Arts Theatre, featuring a talented cast, amazing costumes and sets, and plenty of songs and jokes. Dick Whittington runs from 9 December 2023 to 14 January 2024, and tickets are available online.
- Chinese New Year Celebrations: If you want to experience the rich and diverse culture of Nottingham, you can join the Chinese New Year Celebrations, which mark the beginning of the Year of the Tiger. You can enjoy a variety of events and activities, such as the traditional lion dance, the lantern parade, the fireworks display, and the cultural performances. You can also sample some delicious Chinese food and drink, and learn more about the history and traditions of the Chinese community in Nottingham. The Chinese New Year Celebrations take place on 29 January 2024, and are free to attend.
These are just some of the best things to do in Nottingham in January 2024. There are many more events and activities to discover and enjoy in this wonderful city. And if you are looking for a hotel near Nottingham Arena and other attractions, you can't go wrong with Mercure Nottingham City Centre George Hotel. This is a boutique hotel that offers chic and comfortable rooms, a gym, a trendy bar, and a brasserie restaurant. You can also benefit from our flexible check-in and check-out times, our best price guarantee, and our loyalty programme. Book your room today and get ready for an unforgettable visit.Book Now