Whether you are into pop music or prefer great rock tribute bands they are all on offer here at CONKERS.

Our live music events are held in our covered amphitheatre – The Arena at Waterside or away from the winter chills in the CONKERS Discovery Hall.



Indoor Events Are Perfect Whatever The Weather!

Indoors with our Discovery Hall we have introduced some great entertainment which allows our year round entertainment offer to be a little warmer in colder months.


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Outdoor Events Are Really 'IN' Right Now!

The Outdoor Arena at Waterside supplies a superb range of events and extra entertainment, making smiles and memories for every guest under the canopy throughout the year.

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Saturday 22nd June

Hey Beatles Tribute Night

Whether you’re a die-hard fan looking to reminisce, or a new listener discovering the band’s music for the first time, Hey Beatles are guaranteed to leave you singing and dancing to the Beatles’ greatest hits.  Get ready for a magical journey through the history of rock and roll!

Saturday 29th June

Take That Tribute

With acclaimed vocal performances, stunning replica costumes and iconic dance routines, the Take That Experience recreates the magic of Take That live on stage with their ‘Greatest Hits Tour’

This incredible show features hit after hit from Take That’s career spanning three decades – from classic 90’s hits through to their most recent triumphs.

Saturday 6th July 2024

Kate Bush Tribute and ELO Experience

Pokey Hole – Back in the 70’s and 80’s Jeff Lynne wrote some of the best songs ever to be recorded onto vinyl. Mr Blue Sky, Sweet talking woman, turn to stone, evil woman…the list is endless. Kate Bush Tribute performed by Nadine offers note-perfect renditions of many of Kate’s hits and is backed by the music industry’s seasoned professionals.

Friday 12th July

Muse and Killers Tribute Night

An incredible night of hit after hit after hit, spanning across years of iconic albums and moments brought to you by a fantastic live band fronted with an incredible voice.

Saturday 13th July

Tom Jones Tribute Night

My, My, My Delilah! With 20 years of performance experience within the music business, Andy Wood has become renowned for his vocal ability and showmanship, matched equally by his professionalism.

Saturday 20th July

Amy Winehouse + Lady Gaga Tribute

Nicola has toured the UK and Europe with this unmissable show where she performs all of Amy Winehouse’s well-known songs such as  Back To Black, Rehab, Valerie, Tears Dry On Their Own and now introduces her Lady Gaga Tribute to the stage too!

Saturday 27th July 2024

80’s Mania

Make up fuelled New Romantics, Leggings and Leg-warmers, Stiletto’s, Shoulder pads, Big back-combed hair, neon, it’s all there! Hen parties, Stag nights, School reunions, couples and groups all come along to have a good night out, reminisce, sing, dance and clap along to their favourite 80s tunes.

Saturday 3rd August

The Ragdolls – Jersey Boys Tribute Night

You will be amazed by Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, Ragdoll, Walk Like a Man, Sherry, Grease, and many more. The show, featuring four principal singers and a live band, reaches an electrifying climax with its roof blowing finale.

Saturday 10th August 2024

Talon – The Best Of Eagles

Pokey Hole – Featuring a host of world class musicians together with immensely powerful four part vocal harmony and exact musical production. Talons ability to deliver bigger & better shows year on year continues once again with what promises to be an event!

Friday 16th August

Michael Jackson Tribute – Ben

We guarantee a mesmerising performance that will leave you truly amazed. The very best tribute to the King of Pop on the planet……… THIS IS IT!

Saturday 17th August

Bingo Revolution

Bingo Revolution, an evening of laughing, dancing and dabbing with your hosts top Comedian Cal Halbert, Glamarous Granny and DJ Jim Slipp who will be playing a mix of 80’s, 90’s, 00s you can expect everything from S Club 7 to Beyonce to Wham, all tunes to keep the crowd dancing.

Friday 23rd August 2024

Pink Tribute – Vicky Jackson

Pink Tribute, combining all of Pink’s major hits over 20-year period right up to the most recent releases.

Friday 30th August 2024

Total Pop Party – Back To School!

Total Pop Party is the ultimate concert pop experience, full of sing along moments and lots of audience interaction- parents included! Come join Ruby, Ivy, Amber & Skye and celebrate the modern-day pop legends! This concert is non-stop from start to finish, full of fun and magic along with your favourite dance moves, Tik Tok trends, and screaming from the top of your lungs!

Saturday 31st August 2024

Elvis Tribute Night

The Elvis Legacy – Mark Summers Tribute to Elvis Presley is one of the top selling international Tribute acts, voted the UK’s Official Number One ELVIS Tribute!

Saturday 7th September 2024

ACDC And The Jam Tributes

Pokey Hole – AC/DC Livewire put you slap bang in the middle of the show with hit after hit. Back to Black, Rosie, Highway to hell – The Jam’d reproduce the sound, arrangements and energy of a Jam gig. Those who saw The Jam live will remember the electricity, passion, and even fashion!

Saturday 14th September

Madonna Tribute Night

This tribute has the looks, the voice and the moves to make for a truly authentic experience as well as a passion for performance and showmanship.

Saturday 21st September

Queen Tribute – Royal Rhapsody

Paying homage to the unequalled talent of Freddie Mercury and the music of Queen, Royal Rhapsody is tuned in to ‘Radio Gaga,’ bringing commanding stage presence and authentic sound.

Saturday 28th September

Simon and Garfunkel Tribute

Pokey Hole – Witnessed the honed in skills of the UK’s leading tribute to Simon and Garfunkel. With a show that takes in the full range of the duo’s career together, as well as drawing extensively from Paul Simon’s solo career.

Friday 4th October

Murder Mystery Dinner

Join us for the thrilling launch of Robert Ian Priestly’s new book, “The Mask of Death”! Discover the tale of a daring expedition into Peru’s depths to retrieve an ancient mask. Since that fateful trip, our brave explorers have faced extreme bad luck. Who can change their fortune? Is it fate or something more mysterious?

Saturday 5th October

Ladies Night

WARNING – This show is really funny, choreographed with breath-taking routines and can contain nudity.

Saturday 12th October 2024

Bavarian Night Week 1

Join us for our brilliant Bavarian Night at our Waterside Centre and celebrate in true Oktoberfest style. Karl’s Brass, one of the best Oompah Bands in the country will be your hosts for the evening. Hot themed German supper included.

Saturday 19th October 2024

Bavarian Night Week 2

Join us for our brilliant Bavarian Night at our Waterside Centre and celebrate in true Oktoberfest style. Karl’s Brass, one of the best Oompah Bands in the country will be your hosts for the evening. Hot themed German supper included.

Thursday 31st October 2024

Halloween Family Party Night!

Step into the realm of enchantment and spookiness as you join us at the Conkers Family Halloween Party, where the night comes alive with a mesmerizing array of festivities. Get ready to be captivated by a thrilling Halloween show that will leave you spellbound.

Saturday 2nd November + Sunday 3rd November

Fireworks Spectacular 2024

Two nights of Family Fireworks!

The best Fireworks Display with Laser Dancers in The National Forest!

Saturday 15th February 2025

Dr Busker And His Steam Navies

With songs to suit all tastes, including a large number of his own songs, accompanied with great skill on piano-forte and squeezebox. In his top-hat and tails, squeezebox in hand, he represents a bygone age when fizzy lager and the motor-car were unheard of.