Located in the heart of Nottinghams student area Lenton, with an estimated student population of 30,000. The Marcus Garvey Ballroom is in close proximity to the student halls of residence and university campus. The Ballroom is a multi-functional venue, boasting an eclectic range of live music clubnights, shows and events. The Ballroom is as much a part of Nottingham as robin hood, it has built a much-respected reputation for live music, shows, and club nights. Resident promoters firefly now go monthly. Recently hosting shows with kooks, graham coxon, inspiral carpets and any big name dj you can think of.