Lakeside Arts is located at the South Entrance of the University of Nottingham’s University Park Campus, about 2.5 miles from Nottingham city centre. Our postcode is NG7 2RD.
For future events you can book via the What’s On section of our website. In order to ensure the continued health and well-being of our Box Office team, as of Thursday 26 March, our Box Office is temporarily closed.
We are pleased to announce that as of Tuesday 15 September, Lakeside’s Pavilion Café and public toilets will reopen for the first time since March. Our other buildings and facilities remain closed for now.
Everyone is welcome at Lakeside Arts. We want everything we do to be accessible to all our audiences and are continually looking for ways to improve.
We are one of the largest University-based arts centres in the UK and over 200,000 people of all ages and abilities engage annually with Lakeside’s cultural programme.
Whether you’re taking a stroll in the park, escaping the office for lunch or grabbing a bite to fuel your studies, our friendly café staff are here to help.
If you’re planning on visiting with your family, here’s some information we think you might find useful.
Bring your group to Lakeside for outstanding performances, fascinating exhibitions and interactive workshops – all in our unique parkland setting.
The Lakeside Shop is packed with unique and unusual handmade, design-led gifts for the extra special people in your life.
Lakeside Arts is set in the beautiful surroundings of Highfields Park and University Park, the latter of which has Green Flag status.
Explore events and exhibitions at Lakeside
Take a look around our shop
See what tasty treats await you