Nottingham is a city in Nottinghamshire and has a population of around 325,210. The city presents numerous multicultural events all year round. These events often include, Sikh events, Indian-style carnivals, a firework display on Chinese New Year and even a large ceremony for St Patrick’s Day.
Nottingham’s most popular annual event is the Goose Fair, which is a fun fair that is made at the Forest Recreation Ground in October. Nottingham is also famous for being the heart of the legend of Robin Hood.
Nottingham city is incredibly close to the famous Donnington Park Racetrack. This famous racetrack is widely known to be one of the best racetracks in the UK, playing host to the FIM Superbike World Championship, Bennetts British Superbike Championship, Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship, British GT, F3 and even British Truck Racing!
The city has various restaurants, cafes and bars with a large amount of these being award winning. Some of the more famous restaurants are, Revolicion de Cuba, Las Iguanas, and Strays, but there are many more places to enjoy food and drink with family or friends.
One of the major tourist attractions is the Robin Hood Parade that happens each year in October.
Nottingham city is the home of the famous Robin Hood, which many local companies use to promote their shops/business. The city holds events throughout the year representing Robin Hood. These include the Robin Hood Experience, the Robin Hood Parade and the Robin Hood Festival. The Robin Hood experience is perfect for families looking for a medieval experience and looking to learn about the history of Nottingham.
There are two football teams in Nottingham that play professionally, Nottingham Forest and Notts County. The two teams play at two different grounds on either side of the River Trent. Notts County was one of the oldest football clubs to play professionally in the world. Nottingham Forest plays in the Football League Championship at Level 2 and with the management of Brian Clough, won the European Cup twice. Since 1981 Nottingham city also holds a popular marathon each year called the Robin Hood Marathon.