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 History of Revolution House Revolution House, Old Whittington, S41 9JZ Sat 6 April 2019 – Sun 29 September 2019 11am – 4pm
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sun 14 April 2019 – Sun 27 October 2019 Various
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sat 27 April 2019 – Sat 28 September 2019 Various
Exhibition: Life Saver Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Sat 22 June 2019 – Sat 28 September 2019 Various
Exhibition: Hidden Heritage – Secret Streams Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery Sat 27 July 2019 – Sat 28 September 2019 10am – 4pm
West Studios Open Exhibition West Studios, Sheffield Road, Chesterfield, S41 7LL Fri 6 September 2019 – Fri 27 September 2019 Various
Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival Chesterfield Canal Sat 14 September 2019 – Sun 22 September 2019 Various
Chesterfield Heritage Open Days Various locations across Chesterfield Sat 14 September 2019 – Sun 22 September 2019 Various
Tendering for Contracts Workpays, Springwell House, Newbold Road, Chesterfield, S41 7PS Mon 16 September 2019 – Wed 18 September 2019 Various
Data Visualisation – How to Present Data Peak Indicators, Tapton Park Innovation Centre, Chesterfield, S41 0TZ Tue 17 September 2019 9am – 4:30pm
Spital Cemetery Tour: Changes to Chesterfield and Derbyshire Police over the years Spital Cemetery, Hady Hill, Chesterfield S41 0DZ Tue 17 September 2019 6pm – 7pm

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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