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  1. Add Hen Harrier Day 2019 to your Itinerary

    Hen Harrier Day 2019

    Dates

    From:
    11 Aug 2019Open 12:00 - 17:00

    Address:

    Carsington Water Visitor Centre, Carsington Water, Carsington, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1ST

    Telephone:

    07969 079161

    Price

    Free

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Carsington, Ashbourne

    Join Wild Justice (Chris Packham, Ruth Tingay and Mark Avery) for the UK's 5th Hen Harrier Day. Learn more about our Hen Harriers, discover the TRUTH behind their disappearance in the UK and find out what you can do to help. Hen Harrier Day was…

  2. Add WIld Woodlanders to your Itinerary

    WIld Woodlanders

    Dates

    From:
    12 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
    From:
    13 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
    From:
    20 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
    From:
    21 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00

    Address:

    Tissington, Derbyshire, Tissington, Derbyshire, DE6 1RA

    Telephone:

    07989 492768

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Tissington


    Drop the kids off and let them go wild at Tanglewood this summer. Your child will learn bushcraft skills, use woodland tools, cook over the campfire, play games, make natural crafts, get close to nature, make new friends and much more….

  3. Add Ashover Show to your Itinerary

    Ashover Show

    Dates

    From:
    14 Aug 2019

    Address:

    Rectory Fields, Ashover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 0BA

    Telephone:

    01623 811545

    Type

    Type:

    Country Show

    Chesterfield

    Ashover Show is one of the finest agricultural shows in the country. Known locally as the ‘friendly show’, it’s an event the whole family can enjoy. See the livestock competitions and browse the marquees and stands.

  4. Add Family Fun - Dragon Adventure to your Itinerary

    Family Fun - Dragon Adventure

    Dates

    From:
    14 Aug 2019Open 10:30 - 12:00

    Address:

    Tissington, Derbyshire, Tissington, Derbyshire, DE6 1RA

    Telephone:

    07989 492768

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Tissington

    Look for signs of these mythical beasts and learn how to become a Dragon Ranger.

  5. Add Animal Roadshow to your Itinerary

    Animal Roadshow

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 345727

    Type

    Type:

    Animal Event

    Chesterfield

    Meet and handle the fluffy, feathered friends from White Post Farm and discover fascinating facts about them.

  6. Add How to Train Your Dinosaur! to your Itinerary

    How to Train Your Dinosaur!

    Dates

    From:
    18 Aug 2019

    Address:

    Peak Shopping Village, Chatsworth Road, Rowsley, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2JE

    Telephone:

    01629 735326

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Rowsley, Matlock

    A Mad Mischievous, Musical, Magical, Marvellous, Dinosaur Show!

  7. Add Under the Sea to your Itinerary

    Under the Sea

    Dates

    From:
    19 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:30

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 345727

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Chesterfield

    Join in the holiday fun with crafts and storytelling run by StraightCurves and Chesterfield Museum

  8. Add Tricksy The Dinosaur at Matlock Farm Park to your Itinerary

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    Tricksy The Dinosaur at Matlock Farm Park

    Dates

    From:
    26 Aug 2019

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 590200

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Matlock

    At an incredible 6ft tall and over 10ft long, Tricksy the animatronic T-Rex Dinosaur blinks, roars and walks like a real dinosaur. She will be with us at Matlock Farm Park for around 3 hours. FREE with Farm Park Entry

  9. Add Hope Show to your Itinerary

    Hope Show

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 2019

    Address:

    Hope Show The Showground, Marsh Farm, Castleton Rd, Hope, Derbyshire, S33 8RZ

    Telephone:

    07928 335 569

    Type

    Type:

    Country Show

    Castleton Rd, Hope

    Hope Show is one of the major summer shows in Derbyshire and the Peak District giving an opportunity for large crowds of those who enjoy farming and the countryside to meet & celebrate the year just gone. It is held every August Bank Holiday Monday…

  10. Add Save a Life to your Itinerary

    Save a Life

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 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 - The Art of Manege to your Itinerary

    Cavendish Horses - The Art of Manege

    Dates

    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

  12. Add Tapton Lock Festival to your Itinerary

    Tapton Lock Festival

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 16:00

    Address:

    Tapton Lock, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB

    Telephone:

    01629 533020

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Chesterfield

    Come and join us for two days of fantastic festival fun. Music and performances in the marquee, plus crafts, canoeing, boat trips and lots more.

  13. Add Morley Village Show and Fun Day to your Itinerary

    Morley Village Show and Fun Day

    Dates

    From:
    15 Sept 2019Open 12:00 - 14:30

    Address:

    Main Road,, Morley,, Ilkeston,, Derby, Derbyshire, DE7 6DF

    Telephone:

    07980 279850

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Ilkeston,, Derby

    Held at Morley Primary School and open to all, the local Village Show & Fun Day returns this year on September 15th and will feature Radio Derby's Andy Twigge as guest auctioneer and the 'Potty Plotters' as our judges!

    The Fun Day begins at 12pm…

  14. Add Hayfield Country Show & Sheep Dog Trials to your Itinerary

    Hayfield Country Show & Sheep Dog Trials

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019

    Address:

    Spray House Farm, Little Hayfield, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 2NR

    Type

    Type:

    Country Show

    Little Hayfield , High Peak

    There's something for everyone at at Hayfield Country Show and Sheepdog Trails! Sheepdog trials all weekend; Fell races ;Cavalry of Heroes; Jousting; Kimmo; Children's entertainer; Birds of Prey flying displays; Shire horses; Creature Caboodle; Dog…

  15. Add Children's Walk from Tapton Lock to your Itinerary

    Children's Walk from Tapton Lock

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 13:00

    Address:

    Tapton Lock Visitor Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB

    Telephone:

    01246 345777

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Chesterfield

    Part of the Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival. Join one of our rangers for this discovery walk from Tapton Lock. Children need to make sure that they bring an adult for this family friendly walk. A gentle walk of 2 miles.

  16. Add Spectrum Autism Friendly Festival at Lea Green Outdoors Activity Centre to your Itinerary

    Spectrum Autism Friendly Festival at Lea Green Outdoors Activity Centre

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Address:

    Lea, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5GJ

    Telephone:

    07398 552787

    Price

    Price £5.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Matlock

    In 2017 peaksGO approached Autism East Midlands with an idea to run an event which would help to raise awareness for Autism whilst helping to educate and support people that need it. The event would also allow people with Autism to have fun in an…

  17. Add An Audience with Father Christmas at Bolsover Castle to your Itinerary

    An Audience with Father Christmas at Bolsover Castle

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019
    From:
    7 Dec 2019to8 Dec 2019
    From:
    14 Dec 2019to15 Dec 2019

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 822844

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Bolsover

    Join in the festive fun with the man himself at Bolsover Castle this Christmas. Meet Father Christmas as he tells tales of Christmas past amidst the yuletide decorations. Lucky visitors will even get a festive treat!

    Venue

    Bolsover Castle, Bolsover

  18. Add Jack and the Beanstalk to your Itinerary

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Dates

    From:
    6 Dec 2019Open 18:00 -
    From:
    7 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    8 Dec 2019Open 13:30 -
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    10 Dec 2019Open 19:00 -
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    11 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    13 Dec 2019Open 19:00 -
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    14 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    15 Dec 2019Open 13:30 -
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    17 Dec 2019Open 19:00 -
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    19 Dec 2019Open 19:00 -
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    20 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    21 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    22 Dec 2019Open 13:30 -
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    23 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
    From:
    24 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    26 Dec 2019Open 14:00 -
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    27 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    28 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    29 Dec 2019Open 13:30 -
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    30 Dec 2019Open 14:30 -
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    31 Dec 2019Open 10:30 -
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    2 Jan 2020Open 14:30 -
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    3 Jan 2020Open 14:30 -
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    4 Jan 2020Open 14:30 -
    From:
    5 Jan 2020Open 13:00 -

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 345222

    Type

    Type:

    Pantomime

    Chesterfield

    With nothing but a handful of (magic!) beans, Jack must find the courage to slay the evil giant in his quest to win the hand of the beautiful Princess and to free his village of tyranny forever. This Christmas, join our hero on the adventure of a…

  19. Add Traditional Games Day to your Itinerary

    Traditional Games Day

    Dates

    From:
    20 Dec 2019to23 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    28 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Address:

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

    Telephone:

    01246 345727

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Chesterfield

    Come and have a go at the traditional games children used to play. Some you'll know and some you won't.

    Bring the family along and challenge them to a game of quoits, shove ha’penny and many more traditional games.