5 things to do in the East Midlands this weekend
The Wedding Singer
It’s 1985; Hair is huge, greed is good and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favourite wedding singer. When his own fiancée dumps him at the altar, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own. Can Julia and her best friend Holly lure Robbie back into the limelight? Or is he going to see her head off down the aisle with Wall Street bad boy Glenn? Head along to the Leicester Curve this weekend to find out.
Curiously Contagious Caves
Head along to the City of Caves with the kids at Broadmarsh Shopping Centre in Nottingham this weekend to meet the mysterious Plague Doctor and uncover the secrets hidden beneath the city’s streets. You will also discover how the Black Death gripped Nottingham during medieval times on this fun tour.
Marking the centenary of the First World War, Antic Disposition are presenting their adaptation of Shakespeare’s Henry V in Southwell Minster for two special performances this weekend. The play will be performed by a cast of British and French actors, celebrating the rich historical relationship between our two nations.
Loughborough Does Vintage
Loughborough Does Vintage will arrive at Rosebery St Peters Community Centre on Sunday. Taking place from 11am to 3pm, the event will offer visitors a wide range of vintage stalls that will be selling everything from clothing and accessories to homeware, giving you the perfect opportunity to find the item you have been after for ages. There will also be afternoon tea available.
Explorers Fair Expo
Explore a world of art, science and technology with the family this weekend at Broadway Cinema in Nottingham. The kids will have the chance to try out the latest gadgets, games and technology and will get to take part in a range of workshops, where they will be able to make, learn and play. They will also be able to meet artists, scientists and inventors and get inspired.