Christmas in Chesterfield

Christmas in

chesterfield
SANTA'S GROTTO
November and December 

Visit Father Christmas in his magical grotto at Chesterfield Market Hall from the 19th November.

SANTA ARRIVES AT VICAR LANE
Saturday 18 November 2017

To officially open his Grotto at Vicar Lane, see Santa parade along Vicar Lane and Steeplegate on his giant red sleigh and make a special balcony appearance high above the centre.

A FESTIVAL OF 
CHRISTMAS TREES
Saturday 18th November - 
Sunday 3rd December

Visit the Crooked Spire Church to see over 90 Christmas trees displayed in spectacular glory.

ASHGATE HOSPICECARE’S CHRISTMAS MARKET
Saturday 18 November 2017 

There will be food including minced pies and mulled wine, gift and craft stalls and games – all to raise vital funds for Ashgate Hospicecare.

CHESTERFIELD CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 
& MARKET
Sunday 19th November

Chesterfield is set to be lit up with a magical atmosphere.

FATHER CHRISTMAS COMES UP TRUMPS
Sunday 19 November 2017

Father Christmas is back, and this time he’s had three helping of sprouts!

SANTA'S GROTTO AT VICAR LANE
Monday 27th November to Sunday 24th December

See Santa at Vicar Lane this Christmas! 

SANTA’S SLEIGH AT THE PAVEMENTS SHOPPING CENTRE
Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd December and Friday 15th - Sunday 17th December

Santa and his Sleigh will be at the Pavements Shopping Centre - come and have a photo with Santa!

CHRISTMAS MARKET AT WEST STUDIOS
Saturday 2 December 2017

There will be a range of stalls selling unique, handmade items.

PETER PAN
Friday 2nd December 2017 - Tuesday 2nd January 2017

Families are in for a real nautical treat with the chesterfield pantomime at the Pomegranate Theatre.This pantomime season sees the very first performances of the Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan on the Pomegranate’s stage in the theatre’s nearly 70 year history.

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SANTA SPECIAL 
BOAT TRIPS
November and December

Join Santa for a trip along Chesterfield Canal.

HADY MINIATURE TRAIN SANTA SPECIAL
Sunday 3rd December and Sunday 10th December 

Accompany Santa on a train on the miniature railway at Hady Hill. This event has sold out for 2017.

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL AT ST THOMAS CHURCH
Friday 8th December - Sunday 10th December 

Discover the diversity of talents and services here in Chesterfield through beautifully decorated Christmas trees at St Thomas Church. 

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CHRISTMAS FAMILY ACTIVITY DAY AT BARROW HILL ROUNDHOUSE
Saturday 9 December 2017
 
Join Barrow Hill Roundhouse for a Christmas themed family activity day on the 9th December.

CHRISTMAS WITH CHESTERFIELD STUDIOS
Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th December 

Let Chesterfield Studios get you in the festive spirit with in a spectacular night of Christmas music. 

CHRISTMAS AT REVOLUTION HOUSE
Thursday 14th December - Saturday 31st December

See Revolution House decorated for a traditional 17th century Christmas this festive period.

Don’t miss the carol concert at 6.30pm on 14th December.


FESTIVE BRASS
Saturday 16 December 2017

Ireland Colliery Chesterfield Band welcome you to join in the Christmas time festive cheer at the Crooked Spire. 
CHESTERFIELD 
ARTISAN MARKET
Sunday 26th November and Sunday 18th December 

Find beautiful handmade gifts and tasty treats this Christmas at Chesterfield Market.

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SPOTLIGHT COMEDY CLUB CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
Thursday 21st December 

Enjoy a Comedy Club special starring Paul Sinha, Jack Carroll and Ruth E Cockburn this Christmas.

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CHESTERFIELD SANTA FUN RUN
24th December 2017

CBD Training Ltd Chesterfield Santa Fun Run & Walk is a sponsored event organised by the North Derbyshire Running Club to raise funds for Ashgate Hopsicecare, Weston Park Cancer Charity and the Mayor’s Appeal.

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CHRISTMAS SERVICES AT THE CROOKED SPIRE
Sunday 24th & Monday 25th December

Join a Christmas service at Chesterfield Parish Church. 
CHATSWORTH CHRISTMAS MARKET
Friday 17th November - Tuesday 5th December

Where better to start your Christmas shopping than at the Chatsworth Christmas market?

CHRISTMAS FUN WEEKENDS AT MATLOCK FARM PARK
Every weekend in December 

There are a range of Christmas activities to take part in from Christmas crafts, to short pony rides and the chance to meet Santa in his cosy grotto!



Enjoy a magical Christmas in Chesterfield

There’s a full programme of entertainment for Christmas in Chesterfield from traditional markets to stand up comedy.

Don’t miss the Christmas Lights Switch on and Market on the 19th November

This year’s pantomime is the magical story of Peter Pan with morning, matinee and evening performances running from the 2nd December.

There are great reasons to shop in Chesterfield this Christmas with lots of independent businesses offering handmade and bespoke gifts.  Be sure to visit Chesterfield Market, The Shambles and The Yards, as well as the fantastic shops and restaurants on Chatsworth Road and Whittington Moor.  You can also find all the high street names at Vicar Lane and The Pavements Shopping Centre, and on Ravenside Retail Park.

Take advantage of the free parking in Chesterfield Borough Council car parks for local residents before 10am and after 3pm Mondays to Saturdays and all day on Sundays and bank holidays (terms and conditions apply).

Chesterfield Christmas Market and Lights Switch on

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