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.

2023 Music Event Brochure

Indoor Events Are Perfect Whatever The Weather!

Indoors at our Discovery Hall we have introduced some great entertainment indoors which allows our year round entertainment offer.


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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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Friday 2nd June 2023

The Zoots – Sounds Of The 80’s

Pull on your neon and dust off your shoulder pads – the Zoots are coming! It’s the eighties show you Just Can’t Get Enough of! The Zoots will keep you Hungry Like The Wolf, as they play the floorfillers, party anthems, classic pop and power ballads that were Top Of The Pops, from the acts that mattered

Saturday 10th June 2023

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 17th June 2023

Ultra 90’s Night

Ultra 90s perform the best classic chart, dance and club anthems from the 1990s. From Snap! To Faithless, from Dee-lite to Vanilla Ice, Ultra 90s guarantees to get any party buzzing.

Saturday 24th June 2023

Totally Tina Tribute Night

She’s got the looks, she’s got the moves, she’s got the legs, but most of all, she’s got the voice. Join an army of loyal fans for a truly authentic, fun-packed musical spectacular!

Saturday 1st July 2023

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 8th July 2023

The 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.

Saturday 15th July 2023

Johnny 2 Bad

Including: Here I am, Homely Girl, Happens Again, Kingston Town, Baby Come Back, Can’t Help Falling in Love, Red Red Wine, Cherry oh Baby, One in Ten, Food for Thought, and more…

Saturday 22nd July 2023

Spice Girls Tribute Night

Be prepared to be transported back to the 90’s as the girls replicate those iconic dance routines & great vocal harmonies from our very own Scary, Sporty, Baby, Ginger & Posh Spice. The Ultimate 90’s dance party, with emphasis on fun & audience participation. Fancy dress is always welcome.

Saturday 5th August 2023

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.

Friday 11th August 2023

That’s Showbisney

Your evenings legend unfolds with a unique story that brings together all your favourite children’s movie characters. That’s Showbisney is an amazingly fun family show!

Saturday 12th August 2023

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 18th August 2023

Pink Tribute – Vicky Jackson

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

Saturday 19th August 2023

U2UK Tribute Night

U2UK are Europes premier U2 tribute show to the Irish rock legends U2. The U2 Show performed by U2UK, is now in it’s seventh year of sell-out touring.

Saturday 2nd September 2023

ACDC And Thin Lizzy Tribute

Pokey Hole – The band put you slap bang in the middle of the show with hit after hit. Back to Black, Rosie, Highway to hell – the songs go on and on until the cannons fire ceremoniously to bring the evening to a superb crescendo.

Friday 8th September 2023

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 9th September 2023

Foo Fighters Tribute

If you want to experience a Foo Fighters tribute gig, 100% live and loud, it’s here… Also Oasis featuring with a naturally authentic backed live band who all share a passion for the music and stagecraft in tribute to one of the greatest bands

Saturday 16th September

Abba Tribute Night

ABBA Revival captures the unique ABBA sound and feel with incredible attention to detail by a full cast and band, stunning costumes and great choreography.

Saturday 23rd September 2023

Bingo Revolution September

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.

Saturday 30th September

Mickey Finns T-Rex Tribute

Pokey Hole – The band owe its origins to the legendary Mickey Finn, Paul Fenton and Jack Green; Three of Marc Bolan’s original musicians.

Saturday 14th October 2023

Bavarian Night Week 1

Join us for our brilliant Bavarian Night in our Forest Hall 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 21st October 2023

Bavarian Night Week 2

Join us for our brilliant Bavarian Night in our Forest Hall 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.

Friday 3rd + Saturday 4th November

Fireworks Spectacular 2023

Two nights of Family Fireworks!

The best Fireworks Display with Laser Dancers and Fire Breathers in The National Forest!