Christmas Events

The best Christmas events and festive markets in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

Christmas is a wonderful time in the Peak District and Derbyshire; the air is fresher, towns and villages are festooned with twinkling festive lights, and shops and markets are filled with presents and festive cheer!

Wrap up warm and discover one of the many great Christmas markets and festive events in the Peak District and Derbyshire, from elf trails to winter food festivals, there's something for the whole family to enjoy!

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Chesterfield Christmas Lights Switch On and Market

Get into the festive spirit as Chesterfield’s annual Christmas Lights Switch On returns for 2023.

Next event:12:00pm, 19th November 2023

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The Polar Express at Churnet Valley Railway

Experience THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride this Christmas at the Churnet Valley Railway

Next event:1:45pm, 18th November 2023

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