What's On In and Around Derbyshire

May events

Into The Woods

Once upon a time... Weaving together many of the Brothers Grimm much-loved tales, 'Into The Woods' takes you deep inside the pages of Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack (of...
The Hasland Playhouse 50 Storforth Lane Hasland Chesterfield S41 0PW

The UB40 Experience

The UB40 Experience The definitive tribute to the kings of reggae UB40 Tickets avaiable.
The Flowerpot, Derby DE1 3DZ

12 Ansell Road - Open Garden for NGS

Now in its 94th year since being created by my grandparents, this is a suburban mixed productive and flower garden retaining many original plants and features as well as the original layout.
12 Ansell Road, Sheffield S11 7PE
Today and Sun 29 May

Mozart and Vivaldi by Candlelight

Mozart and Vivaldi by Candlelight Derby Cathedral, 18-19 Iron Gate, Derby, DE1 3DY Sat 28th May 2022, 7.
Derby Cathedral, 18-19 Iron Gate DE1 3GP

Denby Pottery Village: Jubilee Craft Activities

Hourly Royal-themed children's craft sessions between 9 am - 4 pm Celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee and join us in the Denby Craft Studio for our fun and Royal-themed craft
Denby Pottery Village Derby Road DE5 8NX
Today, Sun 5 Jun

Great British Seaside

Traditional family seaside fun in the countryside! Ride the vintage trams and admire the views of the Derwent Valley.
Crich Tramway Village Cromford Road Crich Matlock DE4 5DP
Today, Sat 4 Jun

Plant Fair at Carsington Water on Saturday 28 May 2022

FREE ENTRY to this popular Plant Hunters' Fair at Carsington Water, Derbyshire featuring highly respected specialist nurseries with a really great mix of plants and specialities to delight
Carsington Water, Big Lane, Ashbourne DE6 1ST

Fir Croft - Open Garden for NGS

Massive scree with many varieties. Plantsmans garden; rockeries; water garden and nursery; extensive collection (over 3000 varieties) of alpines; conifers; over 800 sempervivums, 500 saxifrages and...
Fir Croft, Calver S32 3ZD
Sun 29 May, Sun 12 Jun

Broomfield Hall - Open Garden for NGS

25 acres of constantly developing educational Victorian gardens/woodlands maintained by volunteers and students.
Broomfield Hall, Ilkeston DE7 6DN
Sun 29 May, Sun 11 Sep

Rectory House - Open Garden for NGS

The garden is next to Kedleston Park and is of C18 origin. Many established rare trees and shrubs also rhododendrons, azaleas and unusual roses. Large natural pond with amusing frog fountain.
Rectory House, Derby DE22 5JJ
Sun 29 May

Did You Know? Trail - Shipley Country Park

Did You Know? Trail - Shipley Country Park SUNDAY 29 MAY – SUNDAY 05 JUNE 10.30am-3.30pm. Turn up any time. Self-led activity. DID YOU KNOW?! TRAIL Come along to this trail to find out some weird facts about some wonderful animals from...
Shipley Country Park, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX
Sun 29 May to Sun 5 Jun

Highfield House - Open Garden for NGS

Lovely country garden of approx 1 acre, incorporating a shady garden, woodland, pond, laburnum tunnel, orchard, herbaceous borders and vegetable garden. Fabulous AGA baked cakes and lunches.
Highfield House, Alfreton DE55 7AP
Sun 29 May

13 Chiltern Drive - Open Garden for NGS

Ours is a plant lover's garden, every corner brimming with plants, many rare and unusual. Paris, beesia, schefflera, podophyllum, to name but a few.
13 Chiltern Drive, Ilkeston DE7 6PA
Sun 29 May

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
Sun 29 May, Sun 19 Jun

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