• IPA Day at the Kean’s Head

    Thu, 01 August 2019

    The end of the week is always sweet, but IPA Day on Thursday and International Beer Day on Friday really is a treat. Celebrate both at the Kean’s Head, with a delicious 15% off IPA’s and DIPAs all day Thursday, and 15% off all kegwall beers all day Friday.* If you needed an excuse to […]

    Kean's Head


  • Bee-ing Friendly at the Kean’s Head

    Fri, 01 March 2019 - Mon, 30 September 2019

    Castle Rock Brewery and The Wildlife Trust have enjoyed working together for a few years now, and as we move into spring and summer we’re looking forward to welcoming bees into our pub gardens. The Kean’s Head (as ever) are fully on board and have plans to plant their bee bombs during March, to reap, […]

    Kean's Head


  • Bee Friendly Gardens at the Golden Eagle

    Fri, 01 March 2019 - Mon, 30 September 2019

    Castle Rock Brewery and The Wildlife Trust have enjoyed working together for a few years now, and as we move into spring and summer we’re looking forward to welcoming bees into our pub gardens. The Golden Eagle is preparing to plant their bee friendly plants, and looking forward to a garden a buzz with wildlife […]

    Golden Eagle


  • England Discounts at the Cricketers Rest

    Mon, 01 July 2019 - Mon, 30 September 2019

    Enjoy England matches at the Cricketers Rest this summer for a kicking 10% off all drinks while England play. Whatever the sports event, the Cricks is where it’s at. T&Cs may apply, please ask at the bar for more details.

    Cricketers Rest


  • Birthday Week at the Kean’s Head

    Mon, 15 July 2019 - Sun, 21 July 2019

    Join the Kean’s for a whole week’s worth of birthday celebrations (you’re only 15 once after all)! Birthday antics include: – Kean’s Head: A History, a talk presented by Bob Massey, – a special Bang the Elephant birthday brew, a blood orange and ginger rye bitter, ‘Ginger Ninja’ will be available all week and served […]

    Kean's Head


  • Business Networking at the Embankment

    Tue, 16 July 2019

    Join The Embankment for an evening of business networking. All businesses – large or small – are welcome to come and mingle in their beautiful Lord Trent & Jesse Boot Room for a couple of hours. The finer details: 6.00-6.30pm – arrival & networking 6.30-7.45pm – presentation & intros 7.45-9pm – food served & networking […]

    The Embankment


  • Cowtown + Tonsils + Science of Words live in the Old Cold Store

    Sun, 21 July 2019

    alayerofchips presents… Cowtown + Tonsils (Belgium) + Science of Words are live at The Old Cold Store, Nottingham on Sunday 21st July from 8pm. Get your tickets to one of the best Sunday nights out you’ll ever have for £7.50 here -> https://www.wegottickets.com/event/474988 Cowtown Over-stimulated pop legends from Leeds https://cowtown.bandcamp.com/ Tonsils Indiepop cutesy biz from […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Wedding Open Day at the Embankment

    Sun, 21 July 2019

    Have you been to the Embankment’s wedding fayres but still can’t picture exactly how your big day could look? The Embankment’s Wedding Open Day is the perfect oppertunity to view their beautiful and historic weding venue, dressed for what could be your perfect day. Meet with an intimate group of thier preferred suppliers, chat with […]


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 21 July 2019

    As usual – the third Sunday of every month is Vinyl Night! Customers are warmly welcomed to come in and play their own records, and every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy whenever you like.  

    Bread and Bitter


  • Massive + Gorilla Riot Live in the Old Cold Store

    Mon, 22 July 2019

    Australian rockers MASSIVE are returning to the UK to promote their 3rd studio album “Rebuild Destroy”. The Road dogs from Oz are also bringing new label mates Gorilla Riot along for the ride… This is not an event you want to miss! Get tickets early and support rock n roll! Click here for the Facebook […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Wild Weather Brewery Showcase at the Fox & Grapes

    Fri, 26 July 2019

    Get yourself down to the Fox & Grapes for an evening that simply can’t be missed, the Wild Weather Ales Brewery Showcase. Beers from the Silchester brewery (‘just outside of Reading for the geographically challenged’ – their words!) will be gracing the bar for the evening, providing you with the perfect chance to see what […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • Lady Rose Live at The Embankment

    Fri, 26 July 2019

    Following the release of their debut EP – Journey, Lady Rose, is bringing their folky, country, rootsy vibe to the Embankment. The Nottingham duo perform an eclected mix of upbeat covers and original music – check out their Facebook page here. Free entry!

    The Embankment


  • Emma B Live at The Willowbrook

    Fri, 26 July 2019

    Cancel your Friday night plans, something’s come up. Kickstarting your weekend is local artist Emma B is performing live at the Willowbrook from 9pm. Be there or be square! Free entry.    

    The Willowbrook


  • Abbeydale Brewery Tour with the Fox and Crown

    Sun, 28 July 2019

    The Fox and Crown is going on a coach trip! They’re off to Sheffield for a day out, starting with a visit and a guided tour around Abbeydale Brewery. Next, a pub lunch at Castle Rock’s very own pub in Sheffield, the New Barrack Tavern. You’ll also get a pint at both the Tavern and […]

    Fox and Crown,  New Barrack Tavern


  • IPA Day at the Bread and Bitter

    Thu, 01 August 2019

    Join the Bread and Bitter in celebrating one of the best days of the year (in our humble opinion), IPA Day. Pop in to see which IPA(s) they’ll be featuring on the bar.  

    Bread and Bitter


  • International Beer Day at the Kean’s Head

    Fri, 02 August 2019

    The end of the week is always sweet, but IPA Day on Thursday and International Beer Day on Friday really is a treat. Celebrate both at the Kean’s Head, with a delicious 15% off IPA’s and DIPAs all day Thursday, and 15% off all kegwall beers all day Friday.* If you needed an excuse to […]

    Kean's Head


  • Acoustic Sundays

    Sun, 04 August 2019

    Sunday lunch anyone? How about acoustic and chill? Sounds good to us! Every first Sunday of the month in the Dispensary, you know what time it is.


  • Acoustic Sundays at the Embankment

    Sun, 04 August 2019

    Sunday lunch anyone? How about acoustic and chill? Sounds good to us. Every first Sunday of the month in the Dispensary, you know what time it is!

    The Embankment


  • Forever Stars Big Charity Quiz at the Fox & Grapes

    Wed, 07 August 2019

    Join the Fox and Grapes for another Big Charity Quiz! This one’s raising money for the amazing East Midlands charity, Forever Stars. It’s a £1 minimum donation to play, followed by a short talk from the charity before they huddle in their own team and the quiz begins! For more information on Forever Stars and […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • The Jam’d Live in the Old Cold Store

    Sat, 10 August 2019

    The Jam’d are now the country’s leading tribute to the Woking three, playing all the major tribute festivals, rallies and venues around the UK. The Jam’d stage performance is full of excitement, energy, electricity and aggression, and just cool, attributes rarely seen nowadays. With brass section and the only replica of Rick Buckler’s “Great White” […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Abbie’s Fundraiser Auction at the Willowbrook

    Sat, 10 August 2019

    On Saturday 10th August the Willowbrook will be holding a fundraising evening for Abbie, including an auction with some amazing items on offer to raise money. Your attendance will be warmly recieved. Who is Abbie? Abbie is a girl who lives locally and is 7 years old. She started walking with a limp in her […]

    Barley Twist,  Bread and Bitter,  The Canalhouse,  Cricketers Rest,  The Embankment,  Fox & Grapes,  Fox and Crown,  Horse and Plough,  Kean's Head,  Lincolnshire Poacher,  Newshouse,  Poppy and Pint,  Stratford Haven,  Swan in the Rushes,  Vat and Fiddle,  The Willowbrook,  Yarn


  • Afternoon Tea for Haemophilia Awareness at the Cricks

    Mon, 12 August 2019

    Monday marks the start of Afternoon Tea Week and the Cricketers Rest is taking the oppertunity to do some good with it! Proceeds will raise money for charity and the whole thing is to raise awareness for haemophilia sufferers. £2 coffee, £1 goes to charity. £1 piece of cake, all goes to charity. Bakes welcome!

    Cricketers Rest


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 18 August 2019

    As usual – the third Sunday of every month is Vinyl Night! Customers are warmly welcomed to come in and play their own records, and every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy whenever you like.

    Bread and Bitter


  • BEERFEST RELOADED at the Golden Eagle

    Thu, 22 August 2019 - Mon, 26 August 2019

    The baby brother to the Golden Eagle’s annual beerfest, Beerfest RELOADED brings you music, BBQs, good times and great company. Free entry, just show up and enjoy.

    Golden Eagle


  • Cowsh*t Bingo Live at the Embankment

    Fri, 23 August 2019

    The Embankment has some more excellent live music lined up to kick start your bank holiday weekend. This Friday features Cowshit Bingo, playing ‘funk, blues, folk, rock, country, jazz, whatever’. With nearly 20 years of jamming together under their belt, this group of musicians play what they feel like and their energy is contagious. Find […]

    The Embankment


  • Fab Two at the Stratford Haven

    Sun, 25 August 2019

    See off the long weekend (and the last bank  holiday until Christmas) at the Stratford Haven for an evening with the Fab Two, the ultimate Nottingham based Beatles Tribute Duo. No backing tracks, just live music! Entry is free, just pop down for the perfect way to wrap up your bank holiday weekend! Find out […]

    Stratford Haven


  • Bank Holiday Monday at the Willowbrook

    Mon, 26 August 2019

    The Willowbrook is back again with their usual bank holiday fun, featuring Antony Gough for the littluns. Expect fun and games (and prizes!), stalls, glitter tattoos, a disco, popcorn, candyfloss, Eskimo slush, a BBQ, mascots and much more! Meanwhile the specials board will be loaded up with indulegnt dishes, the full menu (and deals) available; […]

    The Willowbrook


  • Festival in the Rushes

    Sat, 31 August 2019

    Festival in the Rushes is back! Expect live music from local bands (inlcuding a performance from their Battle of the Bands winner), an outside bar and barbeque food in the ultimate summer send off.

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Acoustic Sundays at The Embankment

    Sun, 01 September 2019

    Sunday lunch anyone? How about acoustic and chill? Sounds good to us. Every first Sunday of the month in the Dispensary, you know what time it is!

    The Embankment


  • Notts LGBT+ Network Big Charity Quiz

    Wed, 04 September 2019

    Time for another Big Charity Quiz at the Fox & Grapes! All money raised from entry donations (minimum £1 to play) goes to Notts LGBT+ Network. The charity will also be present with a team of their own and give a short talk about what they’re doing before the quiz kicks off. Find out more […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • Fox & Grapes Birthday Beers

    Sat, 07 September 2019

    Happy Birthday to you, happy birthday to you…  The Fox & Grapes is celebrating it’s second year with a very special collaboration brew. Fans of Liquid Light, Totally Brewed, Castle Rock and Black Iris, save the date… we’ve got something special coming your way. ALSO, CAKE!

    Fox & Grapes


  • Beer Lover’s Day at the Kean’s Head

    Sat, 07 September 2019

    Of course, you can love beer any day of the year, but there’s only one day dedicated to the Beer Lover. If that sounds like you, celebrate with 15% off all cask and keg beer, plus 30% off all cans and bottles (drink in and takeout) at the Kean’s Head! Saturday sorted.  

    Kean's Head


  • Rebel Rebel Live at the Embankment

    Fri, 13 September 2019

    Get yourself down to The Embankment this Friday night because from 8pm Rebel Rebel are bringing you the sounds of everyone’s favourite hero, just for one day! Free entry. Check them out here.

    The Embankment


  • Castle Rock Comedy Club in the Old Cold Store

    Sat, 21 September 2019

    The Comedy Club is back at the Old Cold Store with a fantastic line-up that will leave you laughing all night long and eager for more. Line-up to be announced – watch this space! Click HERE for the full Facebook event. Doors: 7pm Show: 8.30pm TICKETS & INFO ••••••••••••••••••••••• £12.50 Advance £15 On The Door […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 22 September 2019

    As usual – the penultimate Sunday of every month is Vinyl Night! Customers are warmly welcomed to come in and play their own records, and every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy whenever you like.

    Bread and Bitter


  • Drivin’n’Cryin’ + Fargo Railroad Company Live in the Old Cold Store

    Thu, 10 October 2019

    Cosmic American presents Drivin’n’Cryin’ + Fargo Railroad Company live in the Old Cold Store! Check out the Facebook event here for details on the esteemed Atlanta-based folk rock act, Drivin ‘n’ Cryin’ and support act, The Fargo Railway Co., the Americana inspired four piece band from Sheffield, playing Southern rock. Tickets are £14.00 and available here. […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Nottingham Pop All-Dayer in the Old Cold Store

    Sat, 12 October 2019

    Tickets are selling fast, and no wonder when the line up looks like this! alayerofchips presents… the 11th(ish) Nottingham Pop All-Dayer! Starring: Panic Pocket Witching Waves Tugboat Captain The Hobbes Fanclub (in a special one-off reunion  Suggested Friends Mammoth Penguins We Show Up On Radar Darren Hayman Bis Doors: 2pm-ish, keep an eye on the […]

    Vat and Fiddle