What's On In and Around Ripley

Today to Wed 26 Oct, by distance closest first.

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

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

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

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

Mosaic Workshop

Mosaic Workshop Sunday 16 OCTOBER 12noon – 4.30pm An introductory workshop to the art of mosaics. We will guide you while you create a stunning piece of mosaic artwork to take home.
The Visitor Centre, Shipley Country Park, Heanor DE75 7GX Details >
Sun 16 Oct

(Un)Natural Trail (Halloween event) - Shipley Country Park

(Un)Natural Trail (Halloween event) - Shipley Country Park (UN)NATURAL TRAIL - Shipley Country Park Come along and follow the Halloween Trail and search for the spooky clues that will help you learn about weird nature and receive a sweet treat!
Shipley Country Park, Slack Lane, Heanor DE75 7GX Details >
Sun 23 Oct to Sun 30 Oct

Milford's West Side Heritage Walk

Join your knowledgeable guide Jane for a fascinating heritage walk covering Milford’s west side, looking at the development of the housing, community buildings and the railway.
Milford DE56 0QW Details >
Sun 23 Oct

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

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

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

The Sixteen: The Choral Pilgrimage 2022

World renowned choir The Sixteen return with their annual Choral Pilgrimage tour, this year entitled ‘An Old Belief’.
Derby Cathedral 18-19 Iron Gate, Derby DE1 3GP Details >
Fri 21 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

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

'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

The Gin & Rum Festival

Join the fun and discover a unique experience that celebrates the best of Gin and Rum and promises the party of the year.
Chocolate Factory, Siddals Road, Derby DE1 2QD Details >
Sat 22 Oct

The Gin and Rum Festival - Derby (October)

The Gin and Rum Festival - Derby (October) The Gin & Rum Festival are returning to a city near you! Only this year we're BIGGER and BETTER as we bring a taste of Mexico with us! New for 2022 is our themed Tequila bar!
The Chocolate Factory DE1 2QD Details >
Sat 22 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

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

Mansfield & Ashfield Wildlife Watch: World Wide Web

Swap ‘Screen Time’ for Green Time! If you’re 7 to 13 years old, why not join us to find out more about the natural world at one of our free events!
St Mark’s Church Hall, Nottingham Road, Mansfield NG18 1BP Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Long Eaton Mind Body Spirit Event

Just off the M1 on the outskirts of Nottingham and close reach to Derby, this smaller event of ours is ideal for a relaxing day out. Set within the Novotel Hotel, let us take your stress away.
Novotel Nottingham Derby Hotel Bostocks Lane Long Eaton NG10 4EP Details >
Sun 9 Oct

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