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November events

Creswell Events Centre Craft Fair 3rd November

Join Us at the Creswell events centre for our first November Craft fair. 25 Stalls, Free entry, Free parking, Dog..... See more >
Creswell Events Centre, Elmton Road, Creswell, Worksop, Derbyshire S80 4BH
Sun 3 Nov

Derby Mind Body Spirit Weekend

Our Visit to DLEV - Derby with 40 exhibitors joining us bringing everything from crystals to fair trade goods,... See more >
The Pavilion, DELV, Moor Lane, Derby DE24 9HY
Sat 9 Nov and Sun 10 Nov

Peak District - Padley Gorge Photography Workshop 9/11

Peak District - Padley Gorge - a stunning narrow, tree-lined gorge with a river for macro, vista & movement... See more >
Upper Padley, Grindleford, , United Kingdom S32 2JA
Sat 9 Nov

Peak District - Padley Gorge Landscape Photography Workshop

Peak District Photography Workshop - Padley Gorge - a narrow, tree-lined gorge with a river so provides ample... See more >
Upper Padley, Grindleford, , United Kingdom S32 2JA
Sun 10 Nov

Holmesfield Craft Fair 17th November

Join us on the 17th November for our Holmesfield Craft far. Explore 25 Stalls packed with crafts, produce and products..... See more >
Holmesfield Village Hall, Vicarage Close, Holmesfield, Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 7WZ
Sun 17 Nov

Dronfield Hall Barn Artisan & Producers' Market

Market with a difference Buy local this Christmas by supporting our artisan and producers’ market which is set to... See more >
Dronfield Hall Barn & the Peel Centre High Street Dronfield S18 1PX
Fri 29 Nov and Sat 30 Nov

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!