08 - 2017 Events | Derbydaysout.co.uk Events

​Superhero Picnic in the Park - Darley Park

11am - 3pm

Darley Park, off Duffield Road A6 (opposite the Broadway Pub) DE22 1EN

Suitable for families. Entry is FREE!

All you need to do to take part in the fun is dress up like a superhero and bring a picnic! More details coming soon!

More information: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture


​Superhero Picnic in the Park- Arboretum Park

11am - 3pm

Arboretum Park, Derby DE23 8FZ

Suitable for all. This event is FREE!

All you need to do to take part in the fun is dress up like a superhero and bring a picnic! More details coming soon!

More information: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture


Bakewell Show 2017

8.30am - 6.30pm

Bakewell Showground, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH

Suitable for all. Gate prices - Adult: £18, Senior: £16, Children: £5, Children under 5 go free.

The Show will once again be a diverse event full of entertainment, animals, food, drink and attractions.

More information: www.bakewellshow.org


​Superhero Picnic in the Park - Chaddesden Park

11am - 3pm

Chaddesden Park, Chaddesden Lane, Derby DE21 6LN

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE!

All you need to do to take part in the fun is dress up like a superhero and bring a picnic! More details coming soon.

More information: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture


Summer Nights: Mamma Mia (PG)

Doors open 6.30pm Start time approximately 9.20pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7LE

Suitable for all (as per film certification) Standard tickets cost £13 for adults or £9 for under 12s, tickets for children aged under five years are free.

Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.

More info: summernightsfilm.co.uk


Bakewell Show 2017

8.30am - 6.30pm

Bakewell Showground, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH

Suitable for all. Gate prices - Adult: £18, Senior: £16, Children: £5, Children under 5 go free.

The Show will once again be a diverse event full of entertainment, animals, food, drink and attractions.

More information: www.bakewellshow.org


Teen Baking Course

1pm - 4pm 

Seasoned Cookery School, Catton Hall, Walton on Trent, DE12 8LN

Suitable for ages 13-17 years. The cost is £75

Perfect for teens with a passion for baking. Learn how to make 2 types of pastry and how to make delicious bread. Taught by classically trained chefs, with years of experience teaching teenagers and passing all their passion for food in an engaging way.

More information: www.seasonedcourses.com/teen-baking-course


​Superhero Picnic in the Park - Sunnydale Park

11am - 3pm

Sunnydale Park, Derby DE23 1WD

Suitable for all. This event is FREE!

All you need to do to take part in the fun is dress up like a superhero and bring a picnic! More details coming soon!

More information: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture


Summer Nights: Star Wars Rogue One (12a) (SUBTITLED)

Doors open 6.30pm Start time approximately 9.20pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7LE

Suitable for all (as per film certification) Standard tickets cost £13 for adults or £9 for under 12s, tickets for children aged under five years are free.

Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.

More info: summernightsfilm.co.uk


Markeaton Park Outdoor Cinema: Mamma Mia

Film will start approx. 30 minutes after sunset which will be on or after 9pm

Markeaton Park - Craft Village, Markeaton, Derby DE22 4NH

Suitable for all (PG) but some scenes maybe unsuitable for young children. Tickets cost £13

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a classic film. Outdoor event with limited seating available, customers are advised to bring their own seats.

More info: www.derbylive.co.uk


Young Gardeners Club

10am - 11.30am

Markeaton Park Walled Garden, Markeaton Lane, Markeaton, Derby DE22 4NH

Suitable for ages 6 to 10 years old. The cost is £12 for 6 lessons.

Young Gardeners Club takes place on the first Saturday of every month and is a chance to learn about all aspects of gardening in a fun environment.

More information: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture


Summer Nights: Footloose (12a)

Doors open 6.30pm Start time approximately 9.20pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7LE

Suitable for all (as per film certification) Standard tickets cost £13 for adults or £9 for under 12s, tickets for children aged under five years are free.

Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.

More info: summernightsfilm.co.uk


CQ Saturdays Towers, Tunnels & Tales

Meet at Derby Cathedral at 2.45pm for a 3pm start

Cathedral postcode is DE1 3GP

Suitable for ages 8+. The tour includes a climb of the Cathedral tower so participants should be reasonably fit. Tickets are £15 each or £45 for a family of four.

Take in the amazing views from the Cathedral Tower with guides on hand to show you the unique set of bells and the carillon. Renowned historian Richard Felix will then take you on a guided tour of the historic streets of the Cathedral Quarter including the tunnels under the Guildhall and Market Place.

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CathedralQuarterTours


​Markeaton Park Outdoor Cinema: Grease (PG)

Film will start approx. 30 minutes after sunset which will be on or after 9pm

Markeaton Park - Craft Village, Markeaton, Derby DE22 4NH

Suitable for all (PG) but some scenes maybe unsuitable for young children. Tickets cost £13

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a classic film. Outdoor event with limited seating available, customers are advised to bring their own seats. 

More info: www.derbylive.co.uk


Planetarium at Matlock Farm Park

10am - 4.30pm

Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 5LH

Suitable for all. Admission costs £7.50 for adults and £6.50 for children 2-14yrs. Planetarium ticket £2 /person/show surcharge.

Become immersed in this 360 degree cinema dome. Experience Space and adventure in a wonderful and educational way. Tickets available on day on entry, each show subject to availability.

More information: matlockfarmpark.co.uk/whats-on


A Quite Remarkable Library Tour: Derby and Spondon

11.30am Central Library. 2.30pm Spondon Library

Suitable for 2-6 year olds and their families. This event is FREE!

Come along and enjoy local theatre in your local library. Each performance last approx 45 mins.

More info: facebook.com/quiteremarkableproductions


​Sure Start Annual Family Fun Day

10am - 4pm

Arboretum Park, Derby Arboretum, Derby DE23 8FR

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE!

Sure Start Locality 3/ 4 Children Centre deliver an Annual Family Fun Day supported by multi-agency partners in the heart of the community at Arboretum Park aimed at supporting marginalised local community.

More info: www.derby.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture or contact Samantha on samantha.hudson@derby.gov.uk or call on 01332 641315.


CQ Saturdays Street Circus

11am – 3pm

Waterfall on Derby Market Place, DE1 2FE

Suitable for all ages. This event is FREE!

Roll up and enjoy a variety of street circus and theatre acts with Changofuego & friends. A taster for the city’s Derby Festé later in the year and organised by Déda Producing. (Every 2nd Saturday of each month between May - September.)

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CQSaturdays-StreetCircus


A Quite Remarkable Library Tour: Pear Tree and Allenton

11am Pear Tree Library. 2pm Allenton Library

Suitable for 2-6 year olds and their families. This event is FREE!

Come along and enjoy local theatre in your local library. Each performance last approx 45 mins.

More info: facebook.com/quiteremarkableproductions


A Quite Remarkable Library Tour: Blagreaves, Sinfin and Mackworth

10.15am Blagreaves Library. 12.15pm Sinfin Library 2.30pm Mackworth Library

Suitable for 2-6 year olds and their families. This event is FREE!

Come along and enjoy local theatre in your local library. Each performance last approx 45 mins.

More info: facebook.com/quiteremarkableproductions


Summer Nights: La La Land (12a)

Doors open 7pm Start time approximately 8.45pm

Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5QJ

Suitable for all (as per film certification) Standard tickets cost £13 for adults or £9 for under 12s, tickets for children aged under five years are free.

Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.

More info: summernightsfilm.co.uk


WRIGHTSTART PRE-17 DRIVING EXPERIENCE

Time slots from 9am - 4pm

Derby City Hospital Manor Carpark, Northmead Drive, Derby, DE22 3QH

Suitable for children aged from 2 years old to 17. The price is £25 for 2-12 years and £35 for 13-17 year olds.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone under 17 to have a fun and safe first driving experience with qualified instructors. Create memories with a younger one, or prepare an older one for their driving career: experiences are tailored to the individual.

Also taking place on: 20th August, 16th, 17th September and 21st, 22nd October.

More information and online booking: wrightstart.co.uk


Summer Nights: Top Gun (12a)

Doors open 7pm Start time approximately 8.45pm

Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5QJ

Suitable for all (as per film certification) Standard tickets cost £13 for adults or £9 for under 12s, tickets for children aged under five years are free.

Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.

More info: summernightsfilm.co.uk


CQ Saturdays: Knickerbocker Glorious

11am - 3pm

Waterfall, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3FJ

Suitable for all. This event is FREE!

A sweet layered stack of free live performance with an abundance of acoustic music, a generous measure of performing arts topped off with a liberal sprinkling of family comedy. (Takes place every 3rd Saturday of the month.)

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CQGlorious


WRIGHTSTART PRE-17 DRIVING EXPERIENCE

Time slots from 9am - 4pm

Derby City Hospital Manor Carpark, Northmead Drive, Derby, DE22 3QH

Suitable for children aged from 2 years old to 17. The price is £25 for 2-12 years and £35 for 13-17 year olds.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone under 17 to have a fun and safe first driving experience with qualified instructors. Create memories with a younger one, or prepare an older one for their driving career: experiences are tailored to the individual.

Also taking place on: 16th, 17th September and 21st, 22nd October.

More information and online booking: wrightstart.co.uk


A Quite Remarkable Library Tour: Allestree, Mickleover and Derwent

10.15am Allestree Library. 12.30pm Mickleover Library. 3pm Derwent Library

Suitable for 2-6 year olds and their families. This event is FREE!

Come along and enjoy local theatre in your local library. Each performance last approx 45 mins.

More info: facebook.com/quiteremarkableproductions


A Quite Remarkable Library Tour: Springwood and Chaddesden

11am Springwood Library. 3pm The Phillip Whitehead Memorial Library, Chaddesden Park.

Suitable for 2-6 year olds and their families. This event is FREE!

Come along and enjoy local theatre in your local library. Each performance last approx 45 mins.

More info: facebook.com/quiteremarkableproductions


Dirty Dancing 30th Anniversary (12) Open Air Cinema at Derby Rugby Club

Doors open 6:30pm. Estimated start time is 8:40pm, or approx 30 minutes after sunset.

Derby Rugby Club, Haslam’s Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby DE22 1EB

Suitable for 12 years + Tickets cost £18 (or £16 early bird offer valid until1st July) Free onsite parking.

This 30th anniversary celebration outdoor screening will be followed by spectacular fireworks.

More info: call 01332 290606 or visit: http://bit.ly/thirtydancing


​Lions In The Park at Hall Ley Park

10am - 4pm

Hall Ley Park, Matlock

Suitable for all ages. Entry is FREE!

The Lions clubs of Derbyshire are celebrating 100 years of Lions Clubs International with a fun day for all the family. With stalls, dog show and Bonniest Baby Show, live music will be performed in the bandstand and more.


CQ Saturdays Street Theatre

11am – 3pm

Walkaround entertainment in the Cathedral Quarter

Suitable for all ages. This event is FREE!

Be entertained by the performances of our Edwardian Street Theatre as they wander around the historic streets of the Cathedral Quarter. Every 4th Saturday of each month between May - September.

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CQSaturdays-StreetTheatre


The Goonies - Open Air Cinema at Derby Rugby Club

Doors open 6:30pm. Estimated start time is 8:40pm, or approx 30 minutes after sunset.

Derby Rugby Club, Haslam’s Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby DE22 1EB

Suitable for all. Adults early bird £11 (available until 1 July 2017). Adults full price £13. Under 12s: Early bird £7 (available until 1 July 2017). Full price £9. Under 5s go free.

In classic '80s movieThe Goonies, a gang of misfit kids stumble upon a treasure map and head off on an adventure in one of the greatest family movies of all time! Enjoy the film with family and friends under the star.

More info: call 01332 290606 or visit: www.derbyquad.co.uk/live-event


Peak District Highland Games 2017

10am - 4.30pm

Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Near Two Dales, Matlock 

Suitable for. Event is free with normal admission. Admission is Admission costs £7.50 for adults, £6.50 for children and FREE for under 2's.

We are proud to be the host of the very first 'Peak District Highland Games'. Come and watch these super strong men compete with their varied events throughout the day. Don't miss the Tossing of the Caber!!

More information: www.facebook.com/events


Children's Treasure Hunt

From 9am

Carsington Water, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1ST

Suitable for families. Maps cost £10

There are £300 of Toys R Us vouchers hidden around the lake!

More information: www.peaksgo.com


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