What's On In and Around Derbyshire

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Saba Douglas-Hamilton - In the Footsteps of Elephants

Elephant conservationist and filmmaker, Saba Douglas-Hamilton, was born and raised amongst elephants and nomads in the savannahs of East Africa.
Chesterfield, Winding Wheel Theatre S40 1SB Details >
Today

Easel Weasel Wednesday Art Workshop

Please come along and join me at my art workshops in acrylics, linocut printing and soft pastels in the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District.
24 Main Road, Whatstandwell Whatstandwell DE4 5EE Details >
Today, Wed 5 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, Wed 19 Oct, Wed 26 Oct

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 >
Today, Wed 26 Oct

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

Lunchtime Jazz continues fortnightly at The Risley Park Jazz Club on Wednesday August 31st with Ken Godfrey`s Central Jazz Band.
The Risley Park Inn, Derby Road, Risley. (Near M1 jct 25) DE72 3SS Details >
Today, Wed 12 Oct, Wed 26 Oct

Matlock Roller Disco

Every Friday evening from 6.00-7.45pm Skate121 host a roller disco at the Arc Leisure Centre! Open to all ages and abilities we have hire skates available (best book ahead to reserve them) and help...
Arc Leisure, Bakewell Road, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3AZ Details >
Fri 30 Sep, Fri 7 Oct

Arts Fine Arts Watercolour Paintings at Swarkstone Garden Centre

Original Watercolour paintings by Arthur Tindle for sale. There are also no-verse gloss greeting cards featuring past and present paintings by Arthur.
Swarkstone Nursery & Garden Centre Lowes Lane, Swarkestone, Derby DE73 7GQ Details >
Sat 1 Oct and Sun 2 Oct

The Very Grimm Brothers - Unlocked

The Very Grimm Brothers - Unlocked Grimm Ade (poems) and Grimm John (guitar) live at Castle Grimm. It’s not all plain sailing. They share their innermost fears & woes & décor challenges, the relief of wild swimming, lemon drizzle, a...
Chapel-en-le-Frith Playhouse, 16 Eccles Rd, Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak SK23 0EZ Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Tales and Trickery - Belper Folk Stories Heritage Walk

A wander around four folk stories from the Belper area. Fact and fiction merge together in a Halloween cauldron. Can you tell them apart? A hilly 3.5 mile walk over field paths and roads.
Strutt’s North Mill Museum and Visitor Centre Bridgefoot, Belper DE56 1YD Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Moira Mind Body Spirit Show

We return to Moira for another Mind Body Spirit Show Soothe your mind, treat your body, delight your spirit. The aim of our fairs is to uplift, inspire and help you love your life.
Moira Village Hall, Ashby Road, Moira DE12 6DZ Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Dick & Dom In Da Bungalow

To celebrate 20 years since cult hit TV show ‘Da Bungalow’ hit our screens – quadruple Bafta award winners Dick & Dom are back with an extensive UK tour.
o2 Academy Sheffield: 37-43 Arundel Gate, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 2PN Details >
Thu 6 Oct

British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival

Over 240 champion ploughmen and women taking part over the weekend with modern tractors, lots of different vintage tractors, horticultural and magnificent heavy horses.
Chatsworth Estate, Glapwell, North East Derbyshire S44 5QE Details >
Sat 8 Oct and Sun 9 Oct

Matlock Mind Body Spirit Event

This is one of our smaller events but it has a great atmosphere, a day full of talks and of course our amazing exhibitors. Sit back and relax with a coffee and cake.
Matlock Imperial Rooms, Imperial Road, Matlock DE4 3NL Details >
Sat 8 Oct

'Nazrana' (an offering) Part of Derby Season of Light 2022

Surtal Arts in partnership with Derby Theatre are delighted to present Swati Natekar as part of the Derby Season of Light 2022.
Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter’s Quarter, Derby DE1 2NF Details >
Sun 9 Oct

Saba Douglas-Hamilton - In the Footsteps of Elephants

Elephant conservationist and filmmaker, Saba Douglas-Hamilton, was born and raised amongst elephants and nomads in the savannahs of East Africa.
Buxton Opera House SK17 6XN Details >
Sun 9 Oct

Strutt's and the River that changed the World!

The Strutt Mill complex, built by Jedediah Strutt in the late 18th century and developed over many years, lies over a hidden system of channels which conducted water from the River Derwent to the
Strutt’s North Mill Museum and Visitor Centre Bridgefoot, Belper DE56 1YD Details >
Sun 9 Oct

Geology of the Peak District

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, High Peak Group Pete Webb talks about the origins and composition of the Dark Peak, and how the geology affects and creates this impressive landscape.
Bradbury House, Glossop SK13 8AR Details >
Tue 11 Oct

Planet Circus OMG DERBY!

Planet Circus OMG DERBY! Are you looking for a slice of normality and family fun suitable for all ages, then look no more as PLANET CIRCUS OMG is in town with its all-new 2022 spectacular show!
Markeaton Park DE22 4AA Details >
Tue 11 Oct to Sun 16 Oct

Brian Peters

Brian Peters is one of the English folk scene’s great all-rounders, a compelling singer and an outstanding multi-instrumentalist on squeezeboxes and strings.
Glossop Labour Club SK13 8AT Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Halloween Craft Activities : Saturday 15th - Sunday 30th October

Spooky Halloween fun at Denby Pottery Village! Starts Saturday 15th October - Sunday 30th October Hourly, themed children's craft sessions between 10 am - 4 pm Join us in the Denby Craft...
Denby Pottery Village Derby Road DE5 8NX Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Waterpower in Belper - Past and Present Heritage Walk

A walk around the waterways of the Belper Mill complex, seeing how the Strutt’s used water from the River Derwent to power the 11 water wheels.
Strutt’s North Mill, Belper DE56 1YD Details >
Sun 16 Oct

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