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September events

The Nightingale Centre - Open Garden for NGS

The Nightingale Centre - Open Garden for NGS Charity conference Centre in the heart of the Peak National Park. 1½ acre garden, with views of surrounding..... See more >
The Nightingale Centre, Buxton SK17 8RH
Sat 31 Aug and Sun 1 Sep

Broomfield Hall - Open Garden for NGS

Broomfield Hall - Open Garden for NGS 25 acres of constantly developing educational Victorian gardens/woodlands maintained by volunteers and students... See more >
Broomfield Hall, Ilkeston DE7 6DN
Sun 1 Sep

Yew Tree Bungalow - Open Garden for NGS

Yew Tree Bungalow - Open Garden for NGS Plants womens ½ acre cottage style garden on a slope created by the present owners over 30 years. Many mixed borders..... See more >
Yew Tree Bungalow, Matlock DE4 5FD
Sun 1 Sep

Wingerworth Parish Hall Craft fair. 1st September

25 Stalls of handmade crafts and creations. Join us from 10am to 3pm at Wingerworth parish hall. Free entry and free..... See more >
Wingerworth Parish Hall, 1 New Road, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S42 6TB
Sun 1 Sep

Holmlea - Open Garden for NGS

Holmlea - Open Garden for NGS Discover the 1½ acre garden, described by many visitors as unique. Formal garden, kitchen garden, gravel garden, boules..... See more >
Holmlea, Belper DE56 2EJ
Sat 7 Sep and Sun 8 Sep

Littleover Lane Allotments - Open Garden for NGS

Littleover Lane Allotments - Open Garden for NGS A quiet oasis just off Derby's Outer Ring Road, hidden away in a residential area. A private site of nearly 12..... See more >
Littleover Lane Allotments, Derby DE23 6JF
Sun 8 Sep

Coxbench Hall - Open Garden for NGS

Coxbench Hall - Open Garden for NGS Former ancestral Georgian Home of the Meynell family, the gardens focus on sustainability, organic and wildlife... See more >
Coxbench Hall, Derby DE21 5BB
Sun 8 Sep

Peak District Challenge 2024 Wilderness Development

Event date: 13-14 September 2024 www.peak-district-challenge.com The Peak District Challenge is a trail running..... See more >
Hathersage S32 1DU
Fri 13 Sep and Sat 14 Sep

Meynell Langley Trials Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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... See more >
Meynell Langley Trials Garden, Ashbourne DE6 4NT
Sun 15 Sep

Artisan & Producers’ Market

Market with a difference Buy local by supporting our artisan and producers’ market which is set to provide a great... See more >
Dronfield Hall Barn High Street Dronfield S18 1PX
Sun 29 Sep

Things to do around Derbyshire

If you're planning a day out in Derbyshire, this charming county in South East England offers a wealth of activities for all ages. From historic sites to outdoor adventures, here are some delightful options:

1. Trace along winding Winnats Pass:
- Cutting through the green valleys of the Peak District National Park, the steep Winnats Pass is perfect for racing cyclists and adventurous trekkers. Explore numerous footpaths that offer different angles of this stunning pass. At its end, discover four tourist caves, with Speedwell Cavern being the most unusual. Descend over 100 steps to reach the flooded miners' tunnel and tour around impressive displays of fluorspar, stalactites, and stalagmites. Look out for the mysterious "bottomless pit" and other natural vertical shafts that seem like portals into other worlds.

2. Explore Poole’s Cavern:
- As far as underground adventures go, Poole’s Cavern is among the most fascinating things to do in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Nature has worked its magic over millions of years to produce vast limestone caverns, each adorned with crystal formations jutting from the walls. Take a guided tour through the "rooms" and learn about the caverns' extensive history. Don't miss the adjacent Buxton Country Park for woodland treks, zip wires, and aerial walkways.

3. Nibble at an original Bakewell Pudding:
- Have you ever had food so good that it's immortalized by name? The original Bakewell Pudding is one such delight. Visit the charming village of Bakewell and indulge in this sweet treat. Explore the picturesque streets, visit the historic Bakewell Old House Museum, and enjoy the view from the medieval Bakewell Bridge.

4. Visit the generational Renishaw Hall:
- Renishaw Hall, near Sheffield, is a historic country house with beautiful gardens. Explore the Italianate gardens, woodland walks, and the impressive hall itself. Don't miss the Sculpture Gallery, which houses a remarkable collection of contemporary art. It's a delightful blend of history, art, and natural beauty.

5. Celebrate the arts at Buxton International Festival:
- Buxton hosts an annual International Festival, celebrating music, opera, literature, and more. Enjoy performances in the stunning Buxton Opera House, explore the town's architecture, and immerse yourself in cultural events. It's a unique experience in the heart of the Peak District.

Remember, Derbyshire's mix of natural wonders, historic landmarks, and cultural events promises an unforgettable day out!