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!

All Christmas Events


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Christmas Market at Denby Pottery Village

HAND CRAFTED GIFTS, ARTISAN FOOD & DRINK Alongside the full Pottery Village will be a Free-to-enter magical market with over 30 hand-picked stall…

Next event:9am, 10th December 2022

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Community Christmas Festival

Join the National Stone Centre this Christmas for a range of festive and geological activities for all the family!

Next event:10am, 10th December 2022

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1000 Angels - Community Art Installation

Welcome to our beautiful 10th century church and the village in which it stands. St Wilfrid's is one of only two intact Knight's Hospitaller churches…

Next event:10am, 10th December 2022

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Wreath Workshop at Denby Pottery Village

A fun and festive workshop to enjoy with family and friends in the run-up to Christmas.

Next event:2pm, 10th December 2022

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Derby Santa Fun Run

The Jingle Jog is back with a new name, Derby Santa Run!This festive event is perfect for the whole family… whether you want to hop, skip, dance or…

Next event:11am, 11th December 2022

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Join us in the lead up to Christmas for some family-friendly activities at The Harley Gallery.

Next event:10am, 11th December 2022

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Needle Felting Christmas Baubles Workshop

Make your own needle felted Christmas decorations in this festive workshop at the National Trust's Ilam Park

Next event:5pm, 12th December 2022

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Chesterfield Jazz Club Christmas Spectacular

Chesterfield Jazz Club's Christmas Spectacular, featuring The Wendy Kirkland Trio with special guest to be announced!

Next event:7pm, 14th December 2022

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