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Handling History at Derby Museums

10.30am - 11am

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

Suitable for all. FREE or give what you think

Handling Histories is our regular object handling morning where...

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Listen Love Learn at QUAD

1pm - 3pm (Takes place every Tuesday)

QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby

£1 per adult, childen go FREE

Listen Love Learn is a creative stay-and-play session for parents,...

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intu Derby Student Shopping Night

6pm - 10pm

For students

Intu Derby's annual Student Night gives students the chance to snap up incredible deals all the way up to 10pm!

Students will find sensational...

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Pickford's Tour

10.30am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for adults and children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE event - or give what you think

Our friendly,...

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Derby Folk Weekender

The festival takes place from Fri 4th October to Sun 6th October

The Derby Folk Festival has found a home right in the centre of Derby for 12 years, and we’re...

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TOTS MAKE AND DO: WORLD SPACE WEEK

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museums and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby

Suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5...

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Autumn Foraging Course in The Peak District

12:00pm to 15:30pm

The Miners Arms, Water Lane, Eyam, Hope Valley, Derbyshire S32 5RG

Under 12 year olds can come for free, within reason; but please let us know how many will be coming...

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Derby Folk Weekender

The festival takes place from Fri 4th October to Sun 6th October

The Derby Folk Festival has found a home right in the centre of Derby for 12 years, and we’re...

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STEAM TOTS

1.30pm - 3pm

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

Suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups. FREE – Give What You Think

Play, make and learn...

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Reptile Roadshow at Bluebells

9.30am - 5pm

Bluebell Dairy, Brunswood Farm, Locko Road, Spondon, Derby, DE21 7AR.

Adult: £5.50, Child £5.50, Concession (Disabled or over 60’s) £4.50 Under 2- FREE, Adult Member- FREE,...

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Derby Folk Weekender

The festival takes place from Fri 4th October to Sun 6th October

The Derby Folk Festival has found a home right in the centre of Derby for 12 years, and we’re...

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Woodside Weekend Team

10am

Woodside Farm, Shipley, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE75 7JL

FREE

A family friendly work day helping look after Woodside Farm Nature Reserve. Bring a packed lunch and join us on the...

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Reptile Roadshow at Bluebells

9.30am - 5pm

Bluebell Dairy, Brunswood Farm, Locko Road, Spondon, Derby, DE21 7AR.

Adult: £5.50, Child £5.50, Concession (Disabled or over 60’s) £4.50 Under 2- FREE, Adult Member-...

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HANDS ON FOR HOME EDUCATORS - KEDLESTON HALL

10.30am - 12.00

Kedleston Hall, near Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 5JH

Sessions suitable for a mix of ages, but children should be over 5 years old. FREE EVENT (normal admission applies).

Join...

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Nature Tots

10.30am - 12.15pm

Wildlife Discovery Room,Carsington Water Visitor Centre ,Ashbourne,Derbyshire,DE6 1ST

Suitable for ages 0-5yrs. £4 per child or block book 6 sessions for £20

Our...

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Listen Love Learn at QUAD

1pm - 3pm (Takes place every Tuesday)

QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby

£1 per adult, childen go FREE

Listen Love Learn is a creative stay-and-play session for parents,...

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Pickford's Tour

10.30am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for adults and children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE event - or give what you think

Our friendly,...

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TOTS MAKE AND DO: JAPAN: THE SEASONS

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museums and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby

Suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5...

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Creating Calm for Wellbeing

10.30am - 12.30pm

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

Suitable for all. FREE – Give What You Think

We will be marking World Mental Health Day (Thursday...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Apple Day at Calke Abbey

11am - 4pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7JF

Suitable for all.

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Join us at one of our most...

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Great British Tea Festival - Derby Days Out Event

Featured Event

Great British Tea Festival

10am - 4pm

The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Road, Derby

General admission is £3.95 and VIP tickets are £12.95, under 16's have FREE entry.

The perfect event celebrating all things tea!

The...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Nature Tots

10am - 2pm

Whistlestop Discovery Centre, Matlock Bath Railway Station, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, DE4 3PT

Suitable for ages 0-5yrs. £4 per child or block book 6 sessions for £20

Come...

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Handling History at Derby Museums

10.30am - 11am

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

Suitable for all. FREE or give what you think

Handling Histories is our regular object handling morning where...

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Listen Love Learn at QUAD

1pm - 3pm (Takes place every Tuesday)

QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby

£1 per adult, childen go FREE

Listen Love Learn is a creative stay-and-play session for parents,...

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Pickford's Tour

10.30am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for adults and children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE event - or give what you think

Our friendly,...

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767th Ilkeston Charter Fair

Wed 16th - 6pm - 11pm

Thur 17th - 12pm - 11pm

Fri 18th - 12pm - 11pm

Sat 19th - 12pm - 11pm

Ilkeston Town Centre is transformed into a vast fairground filled with colour, lights...

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767th Ilkeston Charter Fair

Wed 16th - 6pm - 11pm

Thur 17th - 12pm - 11pm

Fri 18th - 12pm - 11pm

Sat 19th - 12pm - 11pm

Ilkeston Town Centre is transformed into a vast fairground filled with colour, lights...

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TOTS MAKE AND DO: THINGS WITH WINGS

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museums and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby

Suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome...

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767th Ilkeston Charter Fair

Wed 16th - 6pm - 11pm

Thur 17th - 12pm - 11pm

Fri 18th - 12pm - 11pm

Sat 19th - 12pm - 11pm

Ilkeston Town Centre is transformed into a vast fairground filled with colour, lights...

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Science Discovery Fun Day

10.30am - 4pm

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

Suitable for all. EVENT FREE (may be small charge for some activities)

Join us for...

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Volunteering Fair

12 - 3pm

Atrium, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby DE22 1GB

Everyone welcome. FREE

The Volunteering Fair is open to students, staff and the public interested in volunteering...

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Derby Vegan Market

Suitable for all

Derby Market Place

A huge vegan market full of stalls selling a wide variety of vegan food, drinks, clothes, cosmetics and charity and information stalls.

The Derby...

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767th Ilkeston Charter Fair

Wed 16th - 6pm - 11pm

Thur 17th - 12pm - 11pm

Fri 18th - 12pm - 11pm

Sat 19th - 12pm - 11pm

Ilkeston Town Centre is transformed into a vast fairground filled with colour, lights...

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AN AFTERNOON WITH DERBY ORCHESTRAL SOCIETY

1.30pm

Derby Museum & Art Gallery on The Wardwick, The Wardwick, Derby DE1 1HJ

Suitable for all. £8 adults / £6 for Derby Museums Friends

Playing all your traditional favourites...

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Magic Lantern workshop at Sudbury Hall

10.30am - 12 noon and 1.30pm - 3pm sessions

National Trust - Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood, Main Road, Sudbury DE6 5HT

Suitable for all. 

Ticket prices are for 1 Adult...

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Family Arts Festival - Minecraft

2pm - 4pm

QUAD, Market Place, Derby

Suitable for age 5+. £3.50 per family member.

It can sometimes feel like we spend more time with our digital families than the ones in our homes...

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Family Forest School - 4 Plus

11am - 12.30pm

Millfield's, Carsington Water, Big Lane, Carsington Water, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3JL

Suitable for children 4 years and over. £7 per child - Booking essential Please...

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Derby Cathedral Abseil - Derby Days Out Event

Derby Cathedral Abseil

8.30am - 5.30pm

Derby Cathedral, 18-19 Iron Gate, Derby, DE1 3GP

Suitable for age 12+

Do you dare take on the Derby Cathedral Abseil?Whether you've got a head...

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Family Forest School - 7 years upwards

1.15pm - 2.45pm

Millfield's, Carsington Water, Big Lane, Carsington Water, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3JL

Suitable for children age 7+. £7 per child - Please note, you do not need to book...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Nature Tots

10.30am - 12.15pm

Wildlife Discovery Room,Carsington Water Visitor Centre ,Ashbourne,Derbyshire,DE6 1ST

Suitable for ages 0-5yrs. £4 per child or block book 6 sessions for £20

Our ...

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Listen Love Learn at QUAD

1pm - 3pm (Takes place every Tuesday)

QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby

£1 per adult, childen go FREE

Listen Love Learn is a creative stay-and-play session for parents,...

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Pickford's Tour

10.30am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for adults and children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE event - or give what you think

Our friendly,...

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CSI Whodunnit: Burglary in the Library!

6pm

Mickleover Library, Holly End Road, Derby, DE3 0EA

Suitable for age 8+. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult

Running Time: 3 hours

Come and join the fun and solve...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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TOTS MAKE AND DO: DIWALI

10am - 11.30am

Derby Museums and Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby

Suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Mum2Mum Market at Derby Arena

10am - 12pm

Derby Arena, Royal Way, Pride Park, Derby

Admission is £2 on the door. Children FREE. Admission FREE in the last 30 minutes.

Buy nearly new maternity clothes, baby and...

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Diwali Day at Erewash Museum

11am - 3pm

Erewash Museum, High Street, Ilkeston DE7 5JA

Suitable for all the family. £1.60 per person

Celebrate the ancient Indian festival of Diwali with creative workshops for...

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KIDS WITH CAMERAS - CALKE ABBEY

1.30pm - 2.30pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7JF

Suitable for all.

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Come and join the...

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I have to leave my house - Derby Days Out Event

I have to leave my house

2pm - 3.30pm

The Riverside Centre, Riverside Court, Pride Park , Derby, DE24 8HY

General admission £6

Babies under 18 months £2

After four...

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Craft Fair at Tissington

11am - 4.30pm

Tissington (near Ashbourne)

Suitable for all. FREE admission

Our craft fairs are held in the Village Hall in the picturesque village of Tissington, near Ashbourne,...

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Create a Comic

10am

Markeaton Park - Craft Village Community Room, Markeaton Ln, Derby DE22 4AA

Suitable for all. Tickets £15.50

Write and print your own comics with author Emma Pass and artist...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Autumn half-term fun at Chatsworth - Derby Days Out Event

Autumn half-term fun at Chatsworth

Enjoy autumnal fun and Halloween horrors at Chatsworth this half-term holiday. There's frighteningly good fun around every corner... join us if you dare.

Experience fiendish fun finding hidden...

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Wirksworth Wizarding Day

10am - 5pm

Wirkswoth, Derbyshire

Following the tremendous success of Wirksworth Wizarding Day 2018, the Wirksworth Wizards and Witches bring you another day of magic on Saturday 26 October...

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KIDS WITH CAMERAS - CALKE ABBEY

1.30pm - 2.30pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby DE73 7JF - Meet outside the Ticket Office

Suitable for families. This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Come ...

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Book Fair at the Pavilion Arts Centre

10am - 4pm

Pavilion Gardens St John's Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6BE

Suitable for all. Adults £1.50 Concessions £1 and accompanied children age 12 and under FREE

At all of the...

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Craft Fair at Tissington

11am - 4.30pm

Tissington (near Ashbourne)

Suitable for all. FREE admission

Our craft fairs are held in the Village Hall in the picturesque village of Tissington, near Ashbourne,...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Magical Monday at Erewash Musuem

11am - 3pm

Erewash Museum, High Street, Ilkeston DE7 5JA

Suitable for families. £1.50 per child (between ages of 2 and 16) Adults FREE

Join Woodies Wings at the museum along with...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Derby Roundhouse Tour

3pm

Derby Roundhouse, Roundhouse Road, Derby DE24 8JE

Suitable for all. Tickets £6

Join us on a journey to explore the oldest turning shed in the World where the golden age of steam...

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Family Handling Histories

10.30am - 11am

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

Suitable for all. FREE or give what you think

Handling History is our regular object handling morning where...

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CRAFTY TUESDAYS: Halloween Puppets

10am - 2pm

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

Suitable for children aged 5+ with their grown-ups

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session at Pickford’s House. This...

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Owls and Fire Lighting

10am - 2pm

Woodside Farm, Pit Lane, Derbyshire , DE75 7JL

Age 5+ and Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. FREE event

Discover the hidden lives of owls and dissect...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Pickford's Tour

10.30am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for adults and children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE event - or give what you think

Our friendly,...

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Art Hub: Origami

10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm

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

Suitable for children aged 7+ with their grown-ups. FREE – Give What You Think

At Art...

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Fungi Fun

10am - 2pm

Woodside Farm, Pit Lane, Derbyshire , DE75 7JL

Age 5+ and Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. FREE event

Come with us and search the woods for fungi....

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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Pumpkin Party at Calke Abbey

11am - 3.30pm

Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7JF

Suitable for all.

This event is free, but non-members will need a garden ticket from the Ticket Office.

Buy a...

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Halloween in the Woods!

10am - 2pm

Woodside Farm, Pit Lane, Derbyshire, DE75 7JL

Age 5+ and Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. FREE event.

Search the woods for magical creatures and...

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Mr Pumpkin

10am - 4pm (weather permitting)

Lime Farm, Mansfield Road, Morley Derby DE7 6JU

We are now into our third year at Mr Pumpkin, and we remain completely blown away by all the lovely feedback...

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