Nottingham Mela @ The Arboretum 02/09
A cultural feast of family activtiies, workshops, delicious street food, games, markets, live performances, exhibitions, art films, poetry and literature. South Asian street food, mehndi, dance workshops, craft stalls, creative activities for all ages as well as live music and dance performances.
Heritage Open Days @ Various Locations 06-09/09 + 13-16/09
A chance to discover hidden treasures and enjoy a wide range of tours, events and activities which bring to life local history and culture - and it's all FREE. WIth free access to properties that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission, there are various events across Nottinghamshire. For a full list of sites go to www.heritageopendays.org.uk.
I'm Not From London present Blamalama Sing Song @ Rescue Rooms 14/09
Live band playing great songs that everyong knows. There's no singer. The crowd sings the songs!
The Log-O-Rithmic Slide Rule: A Retrospective @ Nottingham Contemporary (all month)
Nottingham Contemporary presents the first UK retrospective of Trix & Robert Haussmann - one of the most significant and intriguing Swiss architects and designers of the 20th Century. The exhibition celebrates the duo's playful innovations.