Flying High 2018: 50th Anniversary Show at Derby Theatre

7.15pm

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for all. Tickets cost from £15 Concessions £3 Off

The Gang Show is back featuring song, dance, and comedy. Great music, stunning colour, energy and enthusiasm by Scout and Guide members of all ages.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk/flying-high or call 01332 593939


Tots Make and Do at Derby Museums - World Cultures: Chinese New Year

10am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for 2-5 year olds. Cost: FREE Donations welcome.

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 yr olds and their grown ups for crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

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


Valentine's Fair

12pm - late

Market Place, Derby DE1 3AE

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE ride prices vary. See onsite for prices.

This event will see the return of the ever popular Tango ride, the exhilarating Speed XXL ride plus family favourites such as the Twister and Beach Party Miami. The will also be children’s attractions for the smaller kids.

More info: www.derbylive.co.uk/whats-on


Flying High 2018: 50th Anniversary Show at Derby Theatre

1.30pm and 6pm

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for all. Tickets cost from £15 Concessions £3 Off

The Gang Show is back featuring song, dance, and comedy. Great music, stunning colour, energy and enthusiasm by Scout and Guide members of all ages.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk/flying-high or call 01332 593939


NATURE IN FOCUS: PANGOLIN DAY! at DERBY MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY

10am - 3pm

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

Suitable fo all. FREE EVENT Donations welcome.

Celebrate our Nature Gallery mascot with our special Pangolin Day event. Enjoy pangolin activities and stories with our Nature Ambassadors and the author Rachel Shaw, author of Pipisin the Pangolin. Please see our website for the activities we have planned for the day.

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


Pool Party at Queens Leisure Centre

2.30pm - 3.30pm

Queen's Leisure Centre, Cathedral Road Derby DE1 3PA

Suitable for all. Cost: £4.10 per person

Come and have fun as a family or with friends at our pool party in the Gala pool. There will be music, floats and inflatables. Booking not needed, but the session does get busy so we advise to arrive early. Sessions do have limited numbers.


Valentine's Fair at Derby Market Place

12pm - late

Market Place, Derby DE1 3AE

Suitable for all. Entry is FREE ride prices vary. See onsite for prices.

This event will see the return of the ever popular Tango ride, the exhilarating Speed XXL ride plus family favourites such as the Twister and Beach Party Miami. The will also be children’s attractions for the smaller kids.

More info: www.derbylive.co.uk/whats-on


Medieval Mayhem at Bolsover Castle

11am - 3pm

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

Suitable for families. Admission: Adult £10.80 | Child £6.50

Step back in time and have Medieval fun. Meet Sir Cuss for your squire training and get active in games to test your skill and courage.

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


Milkshake! Live: The Magic Story Book

12pm and 3.30pm

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for families. Tickets cost from £15. £1.50 off for under 16s Book here

Starring Milkshake! favourites; Bob the Builder, Little Princess, Noddy, Fireman Sam, Shimmer & Shine, Pip from Pip Ahoy!, Winnie and Wilbur, Wissper, Milkshake’s very own Milkshake! Monkey and two Milkshake! presenters, this all singing, all dancing, musical masterpiece, will take audiences on a journey through the world’s favourite fairy tales.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk or call 01332 593939


Georgian Jollies:at Pickford's House

10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm

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

Suitable for families. FREE EVENT

We invite you to come and be inspired by the people who have lived and worked in this beautiful home in times gone by. Hear their stories, and take part in some extra special activities inspired by their time in the house.

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


Pool Party at Queens Leisure Centre

1-3pm

Queen's Leisure Centre, Cathedral Road Derby DE1 3PA

Suitable for all. Cost: £4.10 per person

Come and have fun as a family or with friends at our pool party in the Gala pool. There will be music, floats and inflatables. Booking not needed, but the session does get busy so we advise to arrive early. Sessions do have limited numbers.


Derby County v Leeds United

Kick off at 7:45pm

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


THE ART HUB: EXQUISITE CORPSE at Derby Museum

10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm

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

Suitable for all. Cost: FREE Donations welcome.

Surrealist artists played a collaborative game known as ‘Exquisite Corpse’. Join in with other visitors and see what you can create together. The results are often bizarre and very funny!

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


DERBYSHIRE UNEARTHED: DESIGN YOUR OWN CURRENCY!

11am - 12.30pm

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

Suitable for all. FREE EVENT! Donations welcome.

Be inspired by our collection and join us for a workshop to design your own currency.

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


DERBYSHIRE UNEARTHED: MAKE YOUR OWN TALISMAN!

1.30pm-3pm

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

Suitable for all. FREE EVENT! Donations welcome.

Make you own talisman, an object that brings you good luck! A chance to upcycle and charge your talisman with energy, enthusiasm and magical powers.

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


Georgian Jollies: Mary Pickford

10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm

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

Suitable for families. FREE EVENT

We invite you to come and be inspired by the people who have lived and worked in this beautiful home in times gone by. Hear their stories, and take part in some extra special activities inspired by their time in the house.

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


Pool Party at Queens Leisure Centre

1-3pm

Queen's Leisure Centre, Cathedral Road Derby DE1 3PA

Suitable for all. Cost: £4.10 per person

Come and have fun as a family or with friends at our pool party in the Gala pool. There will be music, floats and inflatables. Booking not needed, but the session does get busy so we advise to arrive early. Sessions do have limited numbers.


The Boy Who Climbed Into The Moon at Derby Theatre

2.30pm Running time - 1 hour

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for ages 6-11 year olds and their families. Tickets from £12.50 concessions £4 off Book here

A magical tale of big ideas and sky high courage... Anything’s possible in this warm and very funny story by David Almond, award-winning writer of Skellig and My Dad’s A Birdman, Theatre Alibi’s production features original live music and puppetry.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk or call 01332 593939


​Egg and Spoon at Déda

11am, 1pm and 3pm 

Déda, Chapel Street, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU

Age Guidance: Under 5s and their families. Tickets £7 

An interactive romp through the seasons where you come in and out of our magic circle and get to open all the gifts of nature.

More info: deda.ticketsolve.com


Family Friday: Stones and Circles

10am - 11.30am

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

Suitable for all. Cost: FREE Donations welcome.

Explore natural materials and processes to create a Richard Long inspired artwork.

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


The Boy Who Climbed Into The Moon at Derby Theatre

11am and 2.30pm Running time - 1 hour

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for ages 6-11 year olds and their families. Tickets from £12.50 concessions £4 off Book here

A magical tale of big ideas and sky high courage... Anything’s possible in this warm and very funny story by David Almond, award-winning writer of Skellig and My Dad’s A Birdman, Theatre Alibi’s production features original live music and puppetry.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk or call 01332 593939


Paper Sculpture Workshop at Derby Museums

11am - 1pm for -8 years olds and 

2pm - 4pm for 9-14 year olds

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

Suitable for children aged as above Cost: £3 REGISTER HERE

Join local sculptor Tan Draig to learn the skills and techniques of paper sculpture. Have a go at creating your own paper figure to take home.

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


The Dead Sea at Derby Theatre

4pm 

Derby Theatre, 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Suitable for ages 7+ and all those excited. Tickets from £10 concessions £3 off Book here

Louise has lost her sense of adventure. She would love to journey to the deep ocean, if only she wasn’t so afraid of water.

More info: www.derbytheatre.co.uk or call 01332 593939


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