Pick of the Weekend

Lee Nelson, appearing at The Dome.
Lee Nelson, appearing at The Dome.

Family

National Hunt Fixture

There’s a brand new Friday National Hunt fixture. This meeting is the perfect opportunity to wrap up warm on a cold winter’s day and really soak up the excitement and atmosphere of a great jump meeting. In the Town Moor Grandstand Enclosure you can enjoy warming winter food and drinks. Get up and close to the stars of the day before racing starts at the Pre-Parade and Parade Rings - and watch the action on the track from the Grandstand Terrace. If you feel like treating yourself, there’s a wide selection of hospitality options available. A posh day out at the races is waiting for you. Choose exquisite cuisine in one of over 40 private boxes. Or how about a delicious winter buffet and carvery selection in one the restaurants? All food is prepared onn site by the in-house team of award-winning chefs. There’s a package available to suit every budget. Call the friendly team today on 01302 304 215 for details. General admission tickets start at just £6 per adult and don’t forget children under the age of 18 go free when accompanied by a full paying adult (a maximum of three children per adult). If you’re planning on travelling to/from your day at the races by public transport, check out the Shuttle Bus timetable for 25 Nov 2011. Friday, November 25 NEW FIXTURE - Doncaster Countryside Race Day. Gates open 11am, first race: 12.50pm.

Comedy

Lee Nelson

u blurb readin legend! Its lee nelson here from off ur tele + i’m coming to a crap town near u with my well new tour! its gonna b bigga, betta + even funnier than my last tour + a lot fatter as well coz this time i’m bringing my best mate + fat legend Omelette! so dont b a mug - stop readin this rubbish + get urself a ticket. do it, do it, do it, do it, do it, do it! Qwaliteeeeeee! special note 2 birds - if u ask nicely i’ll sign any part of ur body afta the show. Doncaster Dome, Saturday, November 26, 7.30pm Tickets £22.50, tel. (01302) 370777.

Music

One Night in Vegas - Christmas Party Starring Martyn Lucas New for 2011

A stunningly visual festive concert featuring many of your Christmas favourites brought to you by West End performers and a live big band. Featuring songs from the likes of Tom Jones, Frank Sinatra, Cliff Richard, Elton John, Elvis, Barry Manilow and Michael Jackson including Let is Snow, White Christmas, Rockin Around The Christmas Tree and more. Prepare to be dazzled and sing-a-long with the Number One Vegas show – Christmas style. Doncaster Civic Theatre, Saturday November 25, 7.30pm, tickets £16, concessions £15. Tel. (01302) 342349 www.doncastercivic.co.uk

Entertainment

Andrew Newton

Your chance to spend a hilarious evening with our favourite hypnotist at a real ‘beat the credit crunch’ price. Doncaster Civic Theatre, Friday, November 25, 7.45pm. Tickets £7.50 concessions £4.50

Elvis Tribute

Joseph Littlemoor will be performing all of Elvis’ greatest hits such as Viva Las Vegas, Burning Love and Hound Dog to name but a few.

So get your glad rags on for a brilliant night. Joseph, South Yorkshire’s Leading Elvis Tribute Artist, is back by popular demand to wow his audience once again with a fabulous show! Event supplied by Lee-Ann Colvin. York Bar, Friday November 25, 7-11.30pm, free admission.