Find out the latest Chesterfield events news from major festivals to gigs and exhibitions to business networking and Destination Chesterfield's events.

The Pomegranate Theatre and the Winding Wheel have a full events programme from plays to live music and from comedy to ballroom dancing. Find out the latest programme at Chesterfield Theatres
Chesterfield has a lively cultural scene with drama, comedy, music and film and offers many quality restaurants and bars both modern and traditional, there’s plenty for everyone to See and do in the area.

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There are a great range of events for businesses in Chesterfield.  From networking events to conferences and from training to round table events there is something for every business.
Chesterfield hosts an eclectic selection of festivals each year from the popular Market Festival in October to the Rail Ale Festival at Barrow Hill Roundhouse in May.

Chesterfield Medieval Market in July brings family fun to the town with medieval re-enactors, family entertainment and much

The Chesterfield Festival of Cricket takes place each July with top class cricket at picturesque Queen's Park.
On our doorstep, experience re-enactments at Bolsover Castle, all year round events at Chatsworth, or the Ice Age at Creswell Crags. 

Alternatively visit some of the many other varied events and festivals across the area such as a well dressings, country shows, farmers’ markets or step out on a guided walk in the countryside.
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Event Venue Dates Times
The Dog: A Celebration at Chatsworth Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PP Sat 23 March 2019 – Sun 6 October 2019 Various
Exhibition: The Tudors Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Sat 23 March 2019 – Sat 15 June 2019 Various
Easter Extravaganza at Chatsworth Chatsworth House, Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1PP Sat 30 March 2019 – Mon 29 April 2019 Various
Exhibition: Dealing with the Past – Coal, Community and Change (1965-2015) Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Thu 4 April 2019 – Mon 29 April 2019 Various
Easter Adventure Quest Bolsover Castle, S44 6PR Sat 6 April 2019 – Sun 28 April 2019 11am – 5pm
Easter with StraightCurves StraightCurves Sat 13 April 2019 – Sun 28 April 2019
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sun 14 April 2019 – Sun 27 October 2019 Various
Chatsworth Young Farmers Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PP Wed 24 April 2019 1.30pm – 5.30pm
Discover the Alchemist Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Thu 25 April 2019 10am – 4pm
An Evening with Alan Mcgee (Oasis & Creation Records) Proact Stadium, Chesterfield, S41 8JT Fri 26 April 2019 Various
Back to the 80s ft. Martin Kemp and Atomic The Avenue, Beetwell Street, Chesterfield Derbyshire S40 1SH Fri 26 April 2019 7pm –
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sat 27 April 2019 – Sat 28 September 2019 Various

dog Chatsworth House exhibition
The Dog: A Celebration at Chatsworth

This exhibition, conceived by the Duchess of Devonshire, will explore the Cavendish family’s enduring love for dogs, through paintings, drawings, sculpture, letters, photographs and contemporary art.

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Easter Extravaganza at Chatsworth

The hugely popular Easter Eggstravaganza is back with its annual Easter Egg hunts, crafts, and rides just some of the activities in store for visitors this season.

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