What's On This Month
03 October 2015 to 04 October 2015
05 July 2015 to 04 October 2015
01 October 2015 to 04 October 2015
04 October 2015 to 04 October 2015
Welcome to the Peak District & Derbyshire
Visit the Peak District and Derbyshire. A world of contrasting natural beauty, with moors and dales, rivers, springs and caverns and at its heart the Peak District National Park, known and loved by millions for its breath-taking views, relaxation, inspiration and adventure. Spanning areas of Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire in the heart of England and home to market towns, pretty villages, historic houses, famous attractions and hundreds of traditional events.
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Oct 2015
Brave the popular tractor ride and haunted house. Scary and Silly Bird and animal shows. Close- up encounters with Lemurs, Meerkats Snakes and more..
Sun 4 Oct 2015
Leek will be rocking to the sounds of 1950s America as the Blues & Americana Festival returns.
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.
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!
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.
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).
Thu 29 - Sat 31 Oct 2015
Highlights of this years Festival include, Forties Market, Chesterfield Bargain Hunt and Chesterfield CAMRA Beer Festival, plus lots more, all centred on Chesterfield's famous open air market.
Sat 28 - Sun 29 Nov 2015
Waterside Christmas Winter Wonderland is back again. Arrive at Waterside where Santa’s chief elf and his team of elves will lead you through the enchanted forest and the valley of Christmas lights to Santa’s woodland grotto.
Tue 9 - Wed 10 Feb 2016
Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football is a game played in the Derbyshire town of Ashbourne on Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday. Unlike a conventional football match the game is played over two eight hour periods with goals are 3 miles apart!