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    ILLUSTRATION OF THE PEAK DISTRICT VISITOR GUIDE

    PLAN YOUR PERFECT TRIP...


    Order the Peak District & Derbyshire Guide today and discover a world of experiences on a short break this year. Enjoy a diverse range of scenery, great places to stay, eat and drink, with plenty things to see and do all within the Peak District & Derbyshire.

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    Our Seven Wonders


    Read all about out our Seven Wonders of the Peak District & Derbyshire for the modern day! From Chatsworth to Hardwick, Bakewell Pudding to Blue John stone.

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    classic england


    A land of literary classics and spectacular stately homes. Chatsworth is the jewel amongst the abundance of treasure houses, English Heritage and National Trust properties in the Peak District & Derbyshire for you to discover.

  • Find out more about the Summer of Cycling
    Visit the Summer of Cycling page

    Summer Of Cycling


    This programme of cycling events, entertainment and festivals takes place from May to September 2015. Choose from a variety of rides and workshops, watch cyclists in action or join in the fun.

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    ALWAYS IN SEASON


    Whatever the weather or time of year, the Peak District & Derbyshire is the perfect place for a short break or longer stay. In the height of summer or the midst of winter, in the White Peaks' Dales or the Dark Peaks' Moors ~ search your next great escape with us now. 

  • Walking holidays

    Take a breath


    With nearly 2,000 miles of rights of way and 65 miles of traffic-free trails you can walk, cycle, ride or climb to your heart's content. Start your adventure here overlooking the Derwent Valley.

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    SPECTACULAR


    There's so much to do, you’re spoilt for choice. Scale the Heights of Abraham at Matlock Bath or delve the depths of Poole's Cavern at Buxton ~ there is something for all the family in the Peak District & Derbyshire.
  • Eroica Britannia

    TAKE A SEAT


    Be our guest at some of England's most unique events such as Eroica Britannia, where retro clad cyclists pit their might against three ciruclar routes all ending in the beautiful market town of Bakewell, and that's when the party really gets started!

  • A WORLD AWAY…


    ..from the daily drive, the 9 to 5, the hustle and bustle. If you're looking for a world away that's not far away, then look no further than The Roaches in the Peak District & Derbyshire for a last minute break.

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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Chesterfield Medieval Market at Chesterfield MarketTue 28 Jul 2015Chesterfield Market goes back to the Middle Ages with stall holders in fancy dress! Entertainment includes Medieval Beggars, a living history Encampment at the Church, a fun fair and lots more.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    Swadlincote Farmers' & Producers' Market at Swadlincote MarketThu 30 Jul 2015You are invited to come along and see what is on offer from our local producers, see what is Grown, Raised, Made, Brewed, Pickled, Bottled, Baked or Caught within 35 miles of The National Forest. Free Entry & Free Parking in Swadlincote
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.
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  • Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.
    Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.
    Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.
    Late Night Shopping Event at East Midlands Designer OutletFri 31 Jul 2015For all the fashionably late – you can now enjoy late night shopping every FRIDAY ONLY from 31st July giving you more time to find those perfect Summer
    Manor House Books - Meet the Author at Haddon HallFri 31 Jul 2015Popular illustrator and author, Jani Tully Chaplin, will be at Haddon Hall to sign her popular children's books.
    Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.
    Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.
    Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.
    Y-Not Festival 2015 at PikehallFri 31 Jul - Sun 2 Aug 2015Y Not Festival 2015 is the Small, Fresh & Loud music festival, with a fantastic atmosphere and a history of amazing live acts. This year we celebrate our 10th anniversary and it’s going to be amazing. We’d love you to join us.
    Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook
    The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.

27 June 2015 to 06 September 2015

Benedict Drew at QUADSat 27 Jun - Sun 6 Sep 2015This exhibition of new work by artist Benedict Drew will question different modes of learning and the power and privilege of the acquisition of knowledge.

04 July 2015 to 20 September 2015

Pablo Bronstein at ChatsworthSat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein has been commissioned to make a series of new works in response to Chatsworth and its historic collection.

21 July 2015 to 31 August 2015

Medieval Mayhem at Tropical Butterfly HouseTue 21 Jul - Mon 31 Aug 2015Try your hand at Archery, learn the traditions of Falconry in daily free-flying bird demonstrations and take part in medieval-themed crafts, games and activities, suitable for all ages.

31 July 2015 to 31 July 2015

Late Night Shopping Event at East Midlands Designer OutletFri 31 Jul 2015For all the fashionably late – you can now enjoy late night shopping every FRIDAY ONLY from 31st July giving you more time to find those perfect Summer

31 July 2015 to 31 July 2015

Manor House Books - Meet the Author at Haddon HallFri 31 Jul 2015Popular illustrator and author, Jani Tully Chaplin, will be at Haddon Hall to sign her popular children's books.

04 July 2015 to 20 September 2015

Pablo Bronstein at Nottingham ContemporarySat 4 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015Pablo Bronstein will curate an exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, displaying historical items from Chatsworth alongside a range of his original drawings.

05 July 2015 to 20 September 2015

Elements of Architecture at The Harley GallerySun 5 Jul - Sun 20 Sep 2015This is a rare chance to see part of Rem Koolhaas’ Elements of Architecture at Welbeck Estate, the private estate that influenced the work.

04 July 2015 to 27 September 2015

Re-Imagining Prison Reform: Past, Present & Future at Galleries of Justice MuseumSat 4 Jul - Sun 27 Sep 2015This exhibition tells the story of an alternative ‘Grand Tour’ that took place around Britain and Europe in the 18th and 19th Centuries. A tour, that was not in search of cultural enlightenment.

28 July 2015 to 28 July 2015

Chesterfield Medieval Market at Chesterfield MarketTue 28 Jul 2015Chesterfield Market goes back to the Middle Ages with stall holders in fancy dress! Entertainment includes Medieval Beggars, a living history Encampment at the Church, a fun fair and lots more.

31 July 2015 to 02 August 2015

Y-Not Festival 2015 at PikehallFri 31 Jul - Sun 2 Aug 2015Y Not Festival 2015 is the Small, Fresh & Loud music festival, with a fantastic atmosphere and a history of amazing live acts. This year we celebrate our 10th anniversary and it’s going to be amazing. We’d love you to join us.

25 July 2015 to 03 August 2015

Stoney Middleton Well DressingSat 25 Jul - Mon 3 Aug 2015This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire. In Stoney Middleton 3 wells are dressed, one by children. Blessing service Saturday 25 July 2015, 3.00pm at St Martin’s Church, The Nook

30 July 2015 to 30 July 2015

Swadlincote Farmers' & Producers' Market at Swadlincote MarketThu 30 Jul 2015You are invited to come along and see what is on offer from our local producers, see what is Grown, Raised, Made, Brewed, Pickled, Bottled, Baked or Caught within 35 miles of The National Forest. Free Entry & Free Parking in Swadlincote

27 June 2015 to 05 September 2015

The world away, that's not far away at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumSat 27 Jun - Sat 5 Sep 2015See and experience the Peak District as never before through the lens of a Destination Photography Partner. This special photography exhibition celebrates examples of their work and experience.

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Featured Events

Medieval Beggars at Chesterfield Medieval Market

Chesterfield Medieval Market

Chesterfield

Tue 28 Jul 2015

Chesterfield Market goes back to the Middle Ages with stall holders in fancy dress! Entertainment includes Medieval Beggars, a living history Encampment at the Church, a fun fair and lots more.

Y Not Festival

Y-Not Festival 2015

Matlock

Fri 31 Jul - Sun 2 Aug 2015

Y Not Festival 2015 is the Small, Fresh & Loud music festival, with a fantastic atmosphere and a history of amazing live acts. This year we celebrate our 10th anniversary and it’s going to be amazing. We’d love you to join us.

Buxton Family Faestival

Buxton Family Festival

Buxton

Sat 1 - Sun 16 Aug 2015

Thinking of what to do this summer with the kids? Buxton Family Festival may provide the answer

Bakewell Show

Bakewell Show

Bakewell

Wed 5 - Thu 6 Aug 2015

The 185th Bakewell Show will be held on the Showground (just off the A6 south of Bakewell). Derbyshire's premier agricultural & horticultural event with something of interest for all the family.

Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air 'Heavy Metal' Festival

Swadlincote

Thu 6 - Sun 9 Aug 2015

Bloodstock Open Air will return to the picturesque location of Catton Hall, Walton on Trent in Derbyshire.

Herdwick Sheep Racing at Ashover Show

Ashover Agricultural Show

Chesterfield

Wed 12 Aug 2015

A traditional agricultural and horticultural show with entertainment and exhibits for all the family. Trade and craft stands, and food stalls. Venue - Ashover Show Ground, Rectory Fields (S45 0BA). Signposted from the A632 at Kelstedge.

Crich Model Tram and Railway Exhibition

Model Tram and Railway Exhibition

Matlock

Sat 22 - Sun 23 Aug 2015

A Model Tram and Railway Exhibition will be held at Crich Tramway Village, home of the National Tramway Museum.

Jousting at Bolsover Castle

Grand Medieval Joust

Bolsover

Sun 30 - Mon 31 Aug 2015

Feel the heat of the contest as magnificent knights on horseback clash at the greatest event of medieval England. Cheer on your favourite in this thundering battle of bravery and honour.

Hope Show

Hope Show

Hope Valley

Mon 31 Aug 2015

Come to Hope Show for a great August Bank Holiday Monday at a traditional agricultural show, set amidst the hills of the Peak District.

Chatsworth Country Fair

Chatsworth Country Fair

Chatsworth

Fri 4 - Sun 6 Sep 2015

For a true taste of the very best the countryside has to offer, there's nowhere quite like the annual Country Fair here at Chatsworth.

Come at enjoy a leading rural arts festival

Wirksworth Festival

Wirksworth

Thu 10 - Sun 20 Sep 2015

Every September the historic market town of Wirksworth throws open its doors and warmly invites you to see great art in a truly wonderful place. Inspirational work from both international and local artists fill the streets and houses.

Chesterfield Well Dressing 2013

Chesterfield Well Dressing

Chesterfield

Sat 12 - Sat 19 Sep 2015

Chesterfield began well dressing in 1864 when the Town Pump in Market Place was decorated after a very dry summer. Blessing Service on Saturday 12 September 2015, 10 am at ‘Crooked Spire’ Church (S40 1XJ).

Noddy

Matlock Bath Illuminations

Matlock Bath

Sat 12 Sep - Sat 31 Oct 2015

The annual Matlock Bath Illuminations will run from 12th September to 31st October in 2015, with a lively entertainment programme on the bandstand in Derwent Gardens from 7pm every Saturday.

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Sep 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Melbourne Arts Festival

Melbourne Festival - Art and Architecture Trail

Derby

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Sep 2015

Don't miss this opportunity to see 100 of the Midlands most talented artists in over 60 locations in the heart of this gem of a village! A Fantastic weekend for just £5! See Melbourne come alive in a blur of colour and activity.

Derby Feste 2014

Derby Feste

Derby

Fri 25 - Sat 26 Sep 2015

Derby City Centre will once again transform, for a ninth year, into a world-class festival site and, through a multitude of outdoor performance areas, act as the perfect platform to play host to Derby Festé 2015.

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 26 Sep 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 3 Oct 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 10 Oct 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 17 Oct 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Scarefest

Scarefest

Alton Towers area

Sat 17 Oct - Sun 1 Nov 2015

With thrilling rollercoasters and terrifying scare mazes available to experience in the dark, and also spooktacular family entertainment; 2015 Scarefest promises to bring great entertainment for the whole family!

Firework Nights

Fireworks

Matlock Bath

Sat 24 Oct 2015

On firework nights the boats will parade at 7.45 & 9.15pm. Clifftop firework displays will take place at 9pm.

Illuminated Trams as night falls at Crich

Starlight Specials

Matlock

Mon 26 - Sat 31 Oct 2015

We are illuminating the site with special lighting effects and trams in the dark for our Starlight Special Week. Come along and celebrate Halloween on 31st October.

Enter Bolsover Castle if you dare!

Ghost Tours

Bolsover

Wed 28 Oct - Sat 28 Nov 2015

Join our eerie evening tour around Bolsover Castle and hear tales of dark deeds, ghostly apparitions and scary happenings. (Over 16s only).