What's On In and Around Derby

Today to Fri 16 Sep, by distance closest first.

The West End Jazz Band

The West End Jazz Band play traditional Dixieland Jazz every last Wednesday of each month.
The Horse and Groom, 48 Elm Street, Derby. DE1 3HN Details >
Wed 31 Aug

Allestree Dog Show

Fun Dog Show for all Allestree's four-legged friends. All well-behaved dogs and humans are welcome.
Allestree Recreation Ground, 1 Robincroft, Allestree. DE22 2FQ Details >
Sun 28 Aug

Allestree Scarecrow Festival

Allestree Scarecrow Festival, 2022, will take place over the 1st weekend in September 2022, and we're looking forward to welcoming you there.
Scarecrow HQ is at The Red Cow, 2 St. Edmunds Drive, Allestree. DE22 2DZ Details >
Sat 3 Sep and Sun 4 Sep

Pie Comedy Club

Expect a belly-full of laughs at the Pie Comedy Club, taking place exclusively on Friday, 16th September from 7pm.
60 Ashbourne Road, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 4LY Details >
Fri 16 Sep

Shadow Seasons - Online Horror Writing School

SHADOW SEASONS Online Horror Writing Autumn School Guest Workshops Thurs 8th September through to Thursday 13th October, 6:30pm to 8:30pm Feedback sessions Tuesday 13th September through to
Online DE22 Details >
Thu 8 Sep

Darkness in the Fields - Folk Horror Day

DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS Folk Horror Writing Day Saturday September 10th, 10am-4pm Online via Google Meet Tickets £30 from
Online DE22 Details >
Sat 10 Sep

Meynell Langley Trials Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Completely re-designed during 2020 with new glasshouse and patio area incorporating water rills and small ponds. New wildlife and fish ponds also added.
Meynell Langley Trials Garden, Ashbourne DE6 4NT Details >
Sun 21 Aug, Sun 18 Sep

Coxbench Hall - Open Garden for NGS

Formerly the ancestral home of the Meynell family, the gardens reflect the Georgian house standing in 4½ acres of grounds most of which is accessible and wheelchair friendly.
Coxbench Hall, Derby DE21 5BB Details >
Sun 11 Sep

The Burrows Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Immaculate lawns show off exotic rare plants and trees, mixing with old favourites in this outstanding garden.
The Burrows Gardens, Ashbourne DE6 3BU Details >
Mon 29 Aug

Ken Godfrey`s Central Jazz Band at Risley Park Jazz Club

Lunchtime Jazz continues fortnightly at The Risley Park Jazz Club on Wednesday August 3rd with Ken Godfrey`s Central Jazz Band.
The Risley Park Inn, Derby Road, Risley. (Near M1 jct 25) DE72 3SS Details >
Wed 31 Aug, Wed 14 Sep, Wed 28 Sep

School's Out! - Shipley Country Park

School’s Out! - Shipley Country Park SCHOOLS OUT! - Shipley Country Park During the school summer holidays there will be a different self-led activity each week, so make time for fun with the family in the fresh air.
Shipley Country Park, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX Details >
Today to Mon 29 Aug

Shipley Country Park Autumn Food & Drink Festival

Mad Hatters Events are back at Shipley Country Park for our last festival of the year, our Shipley Country Park Autumn Food & Drink Festival.
Slack Lane, Heanor, Derbyshire - DE75 7GX Details >
Sun 4 Sep

Autumn Footprints - The Amber Valley & Erewash Walking Festival 2022

Autumn Footprints - The Amber Valley & Erewash Walking Festival 2022 The Autumn Footprints Festival offers a great choice of around 30 guided walks from 10th - 25th September 2022.
Various DE75 7GX Details >
Sat 10 Sep to Sun 25 Sep

Awesome Autumn

Self-led activity available every day of the festival with an autumn theme for children. There’s a range of nature activity sheets available to choose from to do on your visit whilst exploring...
Starting Point: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Heanor. . Grid Ref: SK 431 452. DE75 7GX Details >
Sat 10 Sep to Sun 25 Sep

Autumn Footprints Walking Festival - First Guided Walk

Come to the first walk of this excellent Walking Festival with around 30 walks in 16 days. The walks start at 10.30am outside the Visitor Centre.
Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane DE75 7GX Details >
Sat 10 Sep

Kingfisher Painting Workshop with Sue Gardner

All the materials needed for the day are provided, Spend the day with me painting, learning and socialising with a small group of like-minded artists and take home your own original version of my
The Rainbow Room, 30 Hillside, Castle Donington DE74 2NH Details >
Sun 21 Aug

Shipley Woodside Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Shipley Woodside Community Garden is on a 1½ acre site and reflects the ethics of Earth Care, People Care and Fair Share.
Shipley Woodside Community Garden, Heanor DE75 7JE Details >
Wed 7 Sep

Shipley Woodside Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Shipley Woodside Community Garden is on a 1½ acre site and reflects the ethics of Earth Care, People Care and Fair Share.
Shipley Woodside Community Garden, Heanor DE75 7JE Details >
Sat 10 Sep

Art Exhibition: Paul Dyson

Meet Paul Dyson as he presents his water-colour artwork inspired by wildlife and nature at this free event at the Attenborough Nature Centre.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >
Sat 27 Aug to Mon 29 Aug

Wildlife Photography Course

Join Nottinghamshire wildlife photographer, Jack Perks, for a morning photography course out on the reserve.
Attenborough Nature Reserve, Barton Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham NG9 6DY Details >
Sat 3 Sep

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