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
Exhibition: Put That Light Out Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Tue 20 April 2021 – Sat 30 October 2021 10.00am – 4.00pm
Exhibition: Chesterfield’s Twins Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Thu 20 May 2021 – Sat 25 September 2021 Various
Crooked Spire Tower Tours The Parish Church of St Mary and All Saints, Church Way, Chesterfield S40 1XJ Sat 25 September 2021 2.30pm –
Ashgate Hospicecare’s Sparkle Night Walk Technique Stadium Sat 25 September 2021 10pm –
Gin experience at Derbyshire Distillery Derbyshire Distillery Sat 25 September 2021 12noon – 2pm
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sat 25 September 2021 11am – 3pm
Chesterfield Artisan Market Market Place Sun 26 September 2021 Various
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sun 26 September 2021 10am – 3.50pm
Jazz in the Bar – Washington Whirligig Pomegranate Theatre Bar Mon 27 September 2021 8.00pm – 10.00pm
Fairplay Fashion Show & Sale Fairplay, Alexandra Road West, S40 1NP Mon 27 September 2021 6pm –
What’s new in marketing? Online Mon 27 September 2021 10am – 12pm
GrowthCLUB: 90 Day Business Planning workshop – ActionCOACH Chesterfield Online Tue 28 September 2021 10am – 2pm

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Crooked Spire Tower Tours

Climb the Tower of St Mary and All Saints Church for a close-up view of the ‘Crooked Spire’ and a bird’s eye view of Chesterfield.

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