Chesterfield events

Forthcoming Events

Chesterfield Christmas Lights Switch On and Market

Chesterfield Christmas Market and Lights Switch on

Chesterfield Christmas lights switch on is back – and this year is promises to be bigger and better than ever.

Taking place this Sunday, 19 November, the fun gets underway from noon with a special market offering entertainment, stalls, games and rides in the market place.

Youngsters can see Chase from children’s show Paw Patrol outside Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre at noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm and meet Santa in his grotto in the Market Hall.

The stage show gets underway at 3.30pm with Peak FM providing the fun as Ricky, Cat and your favourite presenters take to the stage offering opportunities for the audience to join in the fun.

Stars from Peter Pan, this year’s pantomime at the Pomegranate Theatre will perform on stage and will perform the switch on at 4.45pm with Chesterfield’s mayor and Chase from Paw Patrol.

Chesterfield residents can use their free parking disc to park for free in the following Chesterfield Borough Council off-street pay and display car parks:

  • Albion Road
  • Derbyshire Times
  • Devonshire Street
  • Durrant Road
  • Hollis Lane (excluding on-street bays)
  • Holywell Cross (The Donut)
  • Queens Park (North and South)
  • Spa Lane
  • Station Road
  • St Mary’s Gate
  • Theatre Lane.

Free coach parking is available by arrangement with Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre.  For more information telephone 01246 345777/8.

Lego Play Day

Go along to the lego day taking place at Chesterfield Museum and amaze the team!

Read more >


  • New Square Chesterfield Market


  • 12.00pm - 18:00

Contact details:

Keep up to date

Dont miss out on all the latest news, updates & special offers.

Signup to our newsletter