The Hidden World of Sherwood
December 1 2019 to March 1 2020
Join Steve, our old man of the woods, on a journey to discover life in the forest, where people, wildlife and legend meet.
Sherwood Star Party
Saturday 8 February to Saturday 7 March
Join in on a journey of discovery about our night sky!
Enchanted Fairy Trail
Saturday 15 February to Sunday 1 March 2020
Everyone’s favourite magical creatures are back again with a few more surprises for you. Put on your fairy wings and follow the trail around Rufford Abbey’s Enchanted Forest to discover a world of mystery.
Nest Box Building
Tuesday 18 February 2020
Spring is on the way, and the birds will soon be starting to check out the local property market! Come to Sherwood Forest during National Nest Box Week and make a nest box for the feathered friends in your garden.
Nordic Walking Beginner's Course
Tuesday 25 February to Tuesday 24 March
Nordic walking is a full body workout, but it can be as gentle as you like. Using specially designed poles, Nordic walking gives you the posture and stability to help you walk faster, taller and for longer.
Normous Newark Auto jumble
Sunday 1 March 2020
A great day out for any car or motorcycle enthusiast, the ‘Normous Newark Autojumble offers a vast array of parts, restoration services and related products for a variety of vehicles on ten separate Sundays throughout the year.
The Library Siege by Barry Woods – Robin Hood Theatre Company
Thursday 12 to Saturday 14 March 2020
When a conspiracy theorist lays siege to Higgsfield Library the fate of mankind hangs in the balance. In this wacky comedy, a full complement of nutty librarians are held hostage by a customer who thinks he is saving the world.
Thoresby Park Spring Carnival
Friday 27 to Sunday 29 March
The eventing spring carnival held at Thoresby Park, offers a great family day out, including:
- Over 100 shops
- Street food festival
- Children’s entertainment
- Dog agility
- Live music
Willow Animal Sculpture Workshop
Saturday 28 to Sunday 29 March
You will spend a full day being guided by Emma, leaning some basic techniques she uses in her sculptures to create your own beautiful hen to take home.