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Events for all the family

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  1. Add Save a Life to your Itinerary

    Save a Life

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery, St Mary's Gate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7TD

    Telephone:

    01246 345727

    Type

    Type:

    Family Event

    Chesterfield

    St John Ambulance will be delivering free basic first aid lessons such as CPR, wound management and treatment of shock. Find out more about the work they do and how you could get involved.

  2. Add Cavendish Horses - Power and Grace to your Itinerary

    Cavendish Horses - Power and Grace

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2019to23 June 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    27 July 2019to28 July 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    28 Sept 2019to29 Sept 2019Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44 6PR

    Telephone:

    01246 822844

    Price

    Price £1.50 per child to £14.30 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Event

    Bolsover

    With their elegant Spanish horses, the Atkinson Action Horses will amaze you with a demonstration of skilled horsemanship displaying the complicated movements of Cavendish’s time which are also as relevant today.

    Venue

    Bolsover Castle, Bolsover

  3. Add Cavendish Horses - The Art of Manege to your Itinerary

    Cavendish Horses - The Art of Manege

    Dates

    From:
    29 June 2019to30 June 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    6 July 2019to7 July 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    31 Aug 2019to1 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    7 Sept 2019to8 Sept 2019Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44 6PR

    Telephone:

    01246 822844

    Price

    Price £1.50 per child to £14.30 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Event

    Bolsover

    Expert in historic horsemanship Dominic Sewell and his Historic Equitation team will reveal more about the famous training techniques of Cavendish and their majestic horses will demonstrate traditional moves and skills of the time. 

    Venue

    Bolsover Castle, Bolsover

  4. Add Howling At The Moon at Matlock Storytelling Cafe. to your Itinerary

    Howling At The Moon at Matlock Storytelling Cafe.

    Dates

    From:
    5 July 2019

    Address:

    Imperial Rooms, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NL

    Type

    Type:

    Story-telling

    Matlock

    This month sees the 50th anniversary of man first setting foot on the moon. So the team at Matlock Storytelling Cafe have come up with a set of Moon Themed stories. And on Friday the 5th of July we shall be Howling At The Moon.

  5. Add Robot Day at the Quad to your Itinerary

    Robot Day at the Quad

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3AS

    Telephone:

    01332 285421

    Type

    Type:

    Arts & Crafts Event

    Cathedral Quarter

    Robot Day will take place at QUAD in Derby on Saturday 6th July from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Robot Day is Free, there will be a mixture of drop-in and scheduled bookable events

  6. Add Captain Cuthbert and Scat the cat book launch at GlossopBookFest to your Itinerary

    Captain Cuthbert and Scat the cat book launch at GlossopBookFest

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2019Open 14:00 - 18:00

    Address:

    Glossop Central Methodist Church, Chapel Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 8AT

    Telephone:

    00000000000

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Glossop

    Meet children's author/illustrator and get a signed copies of her book at GlossopBookFest.

    GlossopBookFest event link
    https://www.facebook.com/events/2134397643524529/


    Captain Cuthbert is the first book in the series following the swashbuckling…

  7. Add Big Chesterfield Teddy Bears' Picnic to your Itinerary

    Big Chesterfield Teddy Bears' Picnic

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2019

    Address:

    Various Parks, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2NF

    Telephone:

    01246 345777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Chesterfield

    Bring your teddy, bring your grown up and your picnic, and join in the fun at Queen's Park in the town centre, Eastwood Park at Hasland and Revolution House at Old Whittington.

    Venue

    Queen's Park, Chesterfield

    Revolution House, Chesterfield

  8. Add Film - The Secret Life of Pets 2 (U) to your Itinerary

    Film - The Secret Life of Pets 2 (U)

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2019Open 11:00 - 13:00
    From:
    8 July 2019to10 July 2019Open 11:00 - 13:00

    Address:

    Pomegranate Theatre, Corporation Street, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7TX

    Telephone:

    01246 345222

    Price

    Price £5.80 per child to £8.10 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Film

    Chesterfield

    Terrier Max's owner is now married and has a toddler, Liam. Snowball the bunny thinks he's a superhero and Pomeranian Gidget tries to rescue Max's favourite toy. Can they find the inner courage to face their biggest fears?

  9. Add Somersall Teddy Bears' Picnic to your Itinerary

    Somersall Teddy Bears' Picnic

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00

    Address:

    Somersall Park, Somersall Park Rd, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 3LD

    Telephone:

    01246 345777

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Somersall Park Rd, Chesterfield

    Bring your teddy, bring your grown up and your picnic, and join in the fun at Somersall Park.

  10. Add Save a Life to your Itinerary

    Save a Life

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery, St Mary's Gate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7TD

    Telephone:

    01246 345727

    Type

    Type:

    Family Event

    Chesterfield

    St John Ambulance will be delivering free basic first aid lessons such as CPR, wound management and treatment of shock. Find out more about the work they do and how you could get involved.

  11. Add Cavendish Horses - From Manege to Dressage to your Itinerary

    Cavendish Horses - From Manege to Dressage

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2019to21 July 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    3 Aug 2019to4 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    10 Aug 2019to11 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    17 Aug 2019to18 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    5 Oct 2019to6 Oct 2019Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44 6PR

    Telephone:

    01246 822844

    Price

    Price £1.50 per child to £14.30 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Event

    Bolsover

    Be amazed as Peter Maddison Greenwell and the Spanish horses of El Caballo de Espana demonstrate classical horsemanship and the heritage behind the long-held tradition of displaying horses.

    Venue

    Bolsover Castle, Bolsover

  12. Add Hands on History: Castles to your Itinerary

    Hands on History: Castles

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2019to1 Sept 2019Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44 6PR

    Telephone:

    01246 822844

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Bolsover

    Polish your armour and dust off your tiara, it’s time to learn the tools of the trade as you become a knight or princess for the day.

    Venue

    Bolsover Castle, Bolsover

  13. Add Outdoor Cinema - Mary Poppins Returns (U) to your Itinerary

    Outdoor Cinema - Mary Poppins Returns (U)

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2019Open 19:30 -

    Address:

    Chatsworth Gardens, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

    Price

    Price £12.00 per child to £16.50 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Cinema

    Bakewell

    A long awaited sequel to Disney's musical masterpiece - the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings through a difficult time in their lives.

    Venue

    Chatsworth, Chatsworth

  14. Add Outdoor Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody (12A) to your Itinerary

    Outdoor Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody (12A)

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2019Open 19:30 -

    Address:

    Chatsworth Gardens, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

    Price

    Price £12.00 per child to £16.50 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Cinema

    Bakewell

    The story of legendary British rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, following their lives leading up to the epic performance at Live Aid.

    Venue

    Chatsworth, Chatsworth

  15. Add Hunt the Chesterfield Sprite to your Itinerary

    Hunt the Chesterfield Sprite

    Dates

    From:
    30 July 2019to31 Aug 2019Various Opening Times

    Address:

    Crooked Spire Church, Church Way, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1XJ

    Telephone:

    01246 206860

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Chesterfield


    A bunch of Chesterfield Sprites have invaded the Crooked Spire Church! They’ve hidden around the Church, take part in two activities to hunt them down to find out their names or crack the code by finding all the letters they have collected.

    Venue

    Crooked Spire Church, Chesterfield

  16. Add Bumblebees are Superheroes! Picnic in the Park to your Itinerary

    Bumblebees are Superheroes! Picnic in the Park

    Dates

    From:
    30 July 2019Open 11:00 - 15:00

    Address:

    Markeaton Park, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 3BG

    Telephone:

    07525 115724

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Derby

    Free event – no booking required

    Meet our favourite superhero – the Bilberry bumblebee – dress like a bumblebee and have a go at activities based on bumblebee super powers!

    Join the Pollinating the Peak team to find out how the humble bumble is a…

    Venue

    Markeaton Park, Derby

  17. Add Bumblebees are Superheros! Picnic in the Park to your Itinerary

    Bumblebees are Superheros! Picnic in the Park

    Dates

    From:
    31 July 2019Open 11:00 - 15:00

    Address:

    Chaddesden Park, Maine Drive, Derby, Derbyshire, DE21 6LA

    Telephone:

    07525 115724

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Derby

    Free event – no booking required

    Meet our favourite superhero – the Bilberry bumblebee – dress like a bumblebee and have a go at activities based on bumblebee super powers! Join the Pollinating the Peak team to find out how the humble bumble is a…

  18. Add Bumblebees are Superheroes! Picnic in the Park to your Itinerary

    Bumblebees are Superheroes! Picnic in the Park

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2019Open 11:00 - 15:00

    Address:

    Darley Park, Duffield Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1DR

    Telephone:

    07525 115724

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Derby

    Free event – no booking required

    Meet our favourite superhero – the Bilberry bumblebee – dress like a bumblebee and have a go at activities based on bumblebee super powers! Join the Pollinating the Peak team to find out how the humble bumble is a…

    Venue

    Darley Park, Derby

  19. Add The Big Bubbleman! at Matlock Farm Park to your Itinerary

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    The Big Bubbleman! at Matlock Farm Park

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2019

    Address:

    Jaggers Lane, Darley Moor, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5LH

    Telephone:

    01246 590200

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Matlock

    The Big Bubbleman, his bubble mill, wands and special potions make the most AMAZING bubbles! Whether it's monster bubbles the size of a CAR, or swirling clouds of smaller bubbles being chased by crowds of happy children, this is pure joy!

  20. Add Chatsworth young famers plus to your Itinerary

    Chatsworth young famers plus

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 17:30
    From:
    12 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 17:30

    Address:

    Chatsworth, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

    Telephone:

    01246 565300

    Price

    Price £35.00 per child

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Bakewell

    Get hands-on in caring for our farmyard animals, with exciting jobs such as collecting eggs, grooming, milking the cows and taking the animals out to the fields - perfect for older children interested in animals and farming.