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5 Ideas for the Weekend

5 Ideas for the Weekend in Chesterfield

5 ideas for the Weekend

Plan your Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Chesterfield with our 5 ideas for the weekend

1. Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival – Saturday 18th August

Enjoy watching Dirty Dancing in the beautiful surroundings of Hardwick Hall with this year’s Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival organised by QUAD, Derby’s Centre for Art and Film.

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2. Chesterfield Motor Fest – Sunday 19th August

Chesterfield town centre will host over 70 stalls and over 200 vehicles as part of the first Chesterfield Motor Fest. There will be a trophy presentation at 2.30pm for show winners and from 3pm for the best dressed.

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3. Summer play season: Gaslight – Tuesday 14th August to Saturday 18th August

The mystery thriller Gaslight, written by one of the 20th century’s most renowned British playwrights Patrick Hamilton, comes to the Pomegranate from 14th to 18th August and guarantees to have you on the edge of your seat.

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4. Queen’s Park Band Concerts – Sunday 19th August

This Sunday afternoon head down to Queen’s Park as it plays host to the Darley Dale Concert Band. Every Sunday throughout August and September there will variety of band concerts. Bring your own chair or blanket to sit on and a pic-nic too!

Please note that concerts will only take place weather permitting.

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5. Summer at Chatsworth House

With schools out for summer, an action-packed programme of entertainment launches at Chatsworth House with trails, virtual reality tours and hands-on activities for families to explore. On Saturday the Hallamshire Military Concert Band will play, with the Tintwhistle Bad playing on Sunday along with many other activities to get involved in.

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