Chesterfield events

Forthcoming Events

Lowedges & S8 Festival

Crowd of people at a festival market

Enjoy a perfect summers day out at the Lowedges & S8 Festival!

There will be rides, stalls, entertainment and exciting events to make your family day out extra special, with lots of free funfair rides as well as the low-cost bigger rides. Plus, enjoy live music and other entertainment such as re-enactments, a dog show, birds of prey and much more.

What’s On

Arena 1

Viking living history and re-enactment battle

Arena 2

Medieval living history and re-enactment battle

Area 3

Free dog show

Arena 4

Football Galore by SWFC

More TBC

Arena 5

Live music, featuring One Love Reggae and Tanni Browne performing songs of Bob Marley


  • Modern funfair
  • Birds of prey
  • Dancers & belly dancers
  • Farmers market
  • Olde-time funfair stalls
  • Classic cars and vehicles
  • Beer tents
  • Much more!

To stay up to date with what’s happening, keep an eye on the event Facebook page.

Woman on blue trip boat on Chesterfield Canal with red trip boat ahead
Canal Cruises

Relax with a Canal Cruise along the beautiful Chesterfield Canal on the John Varley II or Madeline. These are the two trip boats that run in Chesterfield.

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  • Bowshaw Showground, Bowshaw Roundabout, S18 2GB


  • 12.00PM - 5.30PM


  • £1 - Parking

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