Colour Rush at Markeaton Park - Derby Days Out Event

Colour Rush at Markeaton Park | 16th July 2017

11am - 4pm (3k starts at 1pm)

Markeaton Park, Derby DE22 4AA

Colour Rush participants can run, walk or dance along a 3km route around the grounds of Markeaton Park while coloured powered paint is thrown into the air above them.
The aim is to be covered in a kaleidoscope of colours at the end!

Alongside the Colour Rush, we have a free-entry Family Fun Day all day – perfect for the kids.

Family fun day 11am – 4pm

  • Free entry
  • Games, bouncy castles, stalls
  • Food & drink
  • Live music all day provided by Furthest from the Sea

Colour Rush 3k starts at 1pm

  • Tickets in advance:
    • Adults (age 16+) £15
    • Children (age under 16) £10
    • Groups (2 adults & 2 children) £40
  • Tickets on the day:
    • Adults (age 16+) £25
    • Children (age under 16) £15
    • Groups (2 adults & 2 children) £60

Children (under 16s) must be accompanied by an adult who is taking part in the event.

Buy tickets:

Group ticket (2 adults and 2 children)

Single tickets for adults and children

More info:


We really hope that you find this website useful in helping you plan a family day out. Whilst we try our absolute hardest to ensure all of the information is correct and up to date, we highly recommend you call ahead of any planned visit to check opening times and prices etc. We don't want any disappointed families! (Oh and check the weather before you set off!) 

BBC Weather Derby