10 - 2017 Events | Derbydaysout.co.uk Events

Great Food And Drink Festival - Hardwick Hall

Doors open from 10am

Hardwick Hall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5QJ

Suitable for all. Entry costs £8.80 Under 10's FREE with paying adult.

Hardwick Hall is another brand new venue added to our event calendar in 2017! We cannot wait to attend this beautiful venue from September 30th - 1st October. Our celebrity chefs will be announced as soon as we have them confirmed

More information: greatfoodanddrinkfestival.com


Tots Make and Do - Bright Lights

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museum and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for 2-5 year olds and their grown-ups! Entry is FREE!

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session with crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

More info: derbymuseums.org/whats-on


​High Peak Trail Hike

The event starts at Matlock Rugby Club, Mill Rd, Cromford, Matlock DE4 3RQ

The minimum age for the full 17 mile walk is 14. The shorter 3 mile walk has no minimum age.

Cost: Full 17 mile hike: Adults £15, Under 18's £10. Shorter 3 mile walk: Adults £10, under 18's £5

Head for the hills to take on this hike through Derbyshire's finest countryside and industrial heritage this October. The Peak District is home to stunning scenery and more than lives up to its reputation as one of Britain's most inspiring National Parks.

More information: www.BestForAges.com/HighPeak


Museums Explorers: The Rainforest

Museum & Art Gallery | 11am -12.30pm

Pickford’s House | 1.30-3pm

Suitable for families. Entry is FREE!

Collect your passport and begin your exploration at the Museum & Art Gallery. Discover the collections, complete the challenges and continue your journey to Pickford’s House. Each month, we explore a new part of the collections in this creative activity designed for the whole family!

More info: www.derbymuseums.org/whats-on


CQ Saturdays Towers, Tunnels & Tales

Meet at Derby Cathedral at 2.45pm for a 3pm start

Cathedral postcode is DE1 3GP

Suitable for ages 8+. The tour includes a climb of the Cathedral tower so participants should be reasonably fit. Tickets are £15 each or £45 for a family of four.

Take in the amazing views from the Cathedral Tower with guides on hand to show you the unique set of bells and the carillon. Renowned historian Richard Felix will then take you on a guided tour of the historic streets of the Cathedral Quarter including the tunnels under the Guildhall and Market Place.

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CathedralQuarterTours


Mind Autumn Charity Gift and Craft Fayre in Shardlow

11am - 3pm

Shardlow Village Hall, The Wharf, Shardlow, Derby DE72 2GH

Suitable for all. Entry is £1 per adult which includes raffle entry, kids go FREE!

There'll be gift, craft and beauty stalls, raffle with great prizes, and children's entertainment. Raising money for Mind mental health charity.

More info: www.facebook.com/events


Tots Make and Do - Autumn Leaves

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museum and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for 2-5 year olds and their grown-ups! Entry is FREE!

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session with crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

More info: derbymuseums.org/whats-on


Automata Workshop at Derby Museums

11am-12.30pm

Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for families. The cost is £3

Join Maker Graeme Smith to make your own mechanical sculpture - known as automata. Explore simple mechanisms including cams, cranks, levers and linkages to build your very own movable, hand-powered creation!

To book, please go to www.derbymuseums.eventbrite.co.uk


Derby County v Nottingham Forest

Kick off at 1pm

Pride Park Stadium, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8XL

Suitable for all. Ticket prices vary - use link below for more details

Watch the Mighty Rams in action live at Pride Park Stadium.

More info: www.dcfc.co.uk


3,2,1 Blast Off! at Ashbourne

11am

St Oswalds Church Hall, 5 School Lane, Ashbourne DE6 1AN

Suitable for 2-6 year olds. The cost is £5 adults and £5 children.

Quite Remarkable Productions present a sensory-swamped galactic voyage for 2-6 year olds with puppetry, live music, magic and mayhem!

More info: quiteremarkableproductions.co.uk Tickets: 07787 118013 (Sally Longley) 


Tots Make and Do - Gruesome Gunge

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museum and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for 2-5 year olds and their grown-ups! Entry is FREE!

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session with crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

More info: derbymuseums.org/whats-on


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


WRIGHTSTART PRE-17 DRIVING EXPERIENCE

Time slots from 9am - 4pm

Derby City Hospital Manor Carpark, Northmead Drive, Derby, DE22 3QH

Suitable for children aged from 2 years old to 17. The price is £25 for 2-12 years and £35 for 13-17 year olds.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone under 17 to have a fun and safe first driving experience with qualified instructors. Create memories with a younger one, or prepare an older one for their driving career: experiences are tailored to the individual.

Also taking place on: 22nd October.

More information and online booking: wrightstart.co.uk


Discover Days: Joseph Wright Family Fun Day

10am - 12noon and 1pm - 3pm

Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE!

This is a chance for the whole family to come together and explore the life and art of Derby’s most famous artist. From tours, crafts, talks and trails - we have programmed a full day of celebrations for this magnificent artist!

More info: www.derbymuseums.org/whats-on


CQ Saturdays: Knickerbocker Glorious

11am - 3pm

Waterfall, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3FJ

Suitable for all. This event is FREE!

A sweet layered stack of free live performance with an abundance of acoustic music, a generous measure of performing arts topped off with a liberal sprinkling of family comedy. (Takes place every 3rd Saturday of the month.)

More information: www.derbycathedralquarter.co.uk/CQGlorious


Derby County v Sheffield Wednesday

Kick off at 3pm

Pride Park Stadium, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8XL

Suitable for all. Ticket prices vary - use link below for more details

Watch the Mighty Rams in action live at Pride Park Stadium.

More info: www.dcfc.co.uk


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


WRIGHTSTART PRE-17 DRIVING EXPERIENCE

Time slots from 9am - 4pm

Derby City Hospital Manor Carpark, Northmead Drive, Derby, DE22 3QH

Suitable for children aged from 2 years old to 17. The price is £25 for 2-12 years and £35 for 13-17 year olds.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone under 17 to have a fun and safe first driving experience with qualified instructors. Create memories with a younger one, or prepare an older one for their driving career: experiences are tailored to the individual.

More information and online booking: wrightstart.co.uk


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


Archery drop in Session at Rosliston Forestry Centre

2pm - 4pm

Rosliston Forestry Centre, Burton Road, Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 8JX

Suitable for families. Shoot 6 arrows per person for £2.50.

Purchase a token from The Shop and make your way to the archery pavilion.

More info: www.roslistonforestrycentre.co.uk


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


​The Art Hub: A Curious Turn

10am-12 noon and 1-3pm

Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE! 

Spinning, twisting and winding into motion this half term, this week’s Art Hub is a creative celebration of our wonderful exhibition. Join us to create your own moving artwork and discover more about the curious world of automata.

More info: www.derbymuseums.org/whats-on


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


​Museums at Night: Make a Mechanical Bubble Machine!

5-8pm

Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for families with children ages 8+ Entry is FREE!

Come along and create a fantastic Mechanical Bubble Machine with Artist, Martin Smith!

For more info and to book, please go to www.derbymuseums.eventbrite.co.uk 


Pickford's Plot: Poppies

10am - 12noon and 1pm - 3pm

Pickford's House, 41 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1DA

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE!

Sow your own poppy seeds and create a beautiful plant pot to take them home in. Watch your poppy seeds grow over Remembrance month, as they bloom
over winter.

More info: www.derbymuseums.org/whats-on


Tricks and Tonics at Bolsover Castle

11am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all ages. Members FREE. Non-members £10.80 adults, £9.70 concessions, children £6.50 & family ticket £28.10

Thrilling tricks and tasty treats await at creepy Bolsover Castle this half term

More info: www.english-heritage.org.uk


Family Friday: Museum Monsters

10am - 11.30am

Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE!

There are Museum Monsters waiting to be discovered at Derby Museums this Family Friday! Come and create your very own Museum Monster to take home, and complete our gruesome Monster Trail around the galleries!

More info: www.derbymuseums.org/whats-on


Archery drop in Session at Rosliston Forestry Centre

2pm - 4pm

Rosliston Forestry Centre, Burton Road, Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 8JX

Suitable for families. Shoot 6 arrows per person for £2.50.

Purchase a token from The Shop and make your way to the archery pavilion.

More info: www.roslistonforestrycentre.co.uk


Family Fun Weekend: Witches, Wizards and Goosebumps at Cromford Mills

10am - 4pm

Cromford Mills, Mill Lane, Cromford Derbyshire DE4 3RQ
Suitable for all. Entry is FREE (small charge for some activities)

From witches and wizards to dragons and curses, dust off your broomstick and join in the fun!

More info: cromfordmills.org.uk/events


Family Fun Weekend: Witches, Wizards and Goosebumps at Cromford Mills

10am - 4pm

Cromford Mills, Mill Lane, Cromford Derbyshire DE4 3RQ
Suitable for all. Entry is FREE (small charge for some activities)

From witches and wizards to dragons and curses, dust off your broomstick and join in the fun!

More info: cromfordmills.org.uk/events


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