Events


FAMILY FUN IN THE SUN
We know how important it is to spend time as a family, especially with Father's Day coming up. Chesterfield has events we're sure will put a spring in the whole family's steps.
FATHER'S DAY DINOSAUR FUN
Matlock Farm Park are hosting Father's Day this year, so why not get ready for some roaring fun and give the gift of quality time. Dad will even get a free gift on arrival!

DRONFIELD ARTS FESTIVAL
Dronfield Arts Festival brings intriguing and spectacular arts experiences to Derbyshire! You'll be spoilt for choice with over 60 events, perfect for the whole family.

CHESTERFIELD CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL
Chesterfield Children's Festival is a free weekend for families to celebrate childhood, imagination and fun. Enjoy music, theatre, storytelling, dance, and art workshops.

FESTIVAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY
Dig in to hands-on and inspiring activities at the Festival of Archaeology! Celebrate archaeology & community with talks and activities.

CHESTERFIELD THEATRES
The Winding Wheel has a full events programme from plays to live music and from comedy to ballroom dancing. 

Find out the latest programme at Chesterfield Theatres
SOAK UP THE SUMMER VIBES
It finally feels like summer is just around the corner! If you're looking for experiences to share, see what events are happening in the town. Plus, we have plenty of ideas for if you want to make a night of it in the town.
BRAMPTON BREWERY TOUR
Taste some of Brampton Brewery's finest beers as you hear from Head Brewer, Chris, about the history of the original brewery and the brewing process.

14th June 2024

ASHGATE HOSPICE SPARKLE NIGHT WALK 
Light up the streets of Chesterfield with your bunny ears, enjoy entertainment and make memories with family and friends. 
QUEEN'S PARK 80s BASH
Come along to the Queen’s Park 80s Bash this summer! Stars of London’s West End will be bringing some of the biggest hits from one of music’s most prolific decades to Queen’s Park.

BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH AT BARCA BAR
Sharing platters, 90 mins of bottomless Prosecco, Estrella Damm or Franklin & Sons soft drinks, and a lively atmosphere... Sound good? Then head to Casa Hotel.

BRM CHESTERFIELD FESTIVAL OF CRICKET 
Enjoy cricket in the picturesque Queen’s Park. Why not take a picnic and enjoy the sporting action as a family?
CLASSIC IBIZA NIGHT
Dance the night away at ‘Classic Ibiza’, an open-air celebration of White Isle-inspired house music featuring a 32-piece orchestra, headline DJs and live vocalists – performing at Chatsworth House for the first time!

CHESTERFIELD PEDDLER MARKET
Award-winning cuisine, craft drinks, live music, bespoke products, art, and excellent entertainment.

STAINSBY FESTIVAL
Dance, drink and maybe get a bit muddy at this 3 day festival! There are plenty of different performance types to enjoy, including music, theatre, film and poetry.

CHESTERFIELD PRIDE
Look forward to exciting entertainment, market stalls, fabulous food vendors, a kids zone and more.
EXPLORE CHESTERFIELD
If you're looking to get outdoors in Chesterfield and learn all about the town, you've come to the right place. Explore the town with events in the fresh air, before finishing the day off with some al fresco dining.
CHESTERFIELD CYCLING FESTIVAL
Gear up for the Chesterfield Cycling Festival! There are routes to appeal to all abilities and it's a great way to take in the sights, learn about the town and get to know the community.

CHESTERFIELD CANAL CRUISES
Take in the sights of Chesterfield while relaxing in the sunshine on a canal cruise. There are even themed events including fish and chip, live music and afternoon tea cruises!

CROOKED SPIRE TOWER TOURS
The popular Crooked Spire Tower Tours are a great reason to visit The Parish Church of St Mary and All Saints. Why not count your way up all 152 steps to reveal wonderful views over Chesterfield?

DRONFIELD HERITAGE TRUST ARCHIVE OPEN DAY
Discover the history of Dronfield and the surrounding villages at the Dronfield Hall Barn Archive Open Day. Explore village records, get lost in 10,000 photographs of surrounding areas and imagine journeys far and wide with traditional maps.

PROMS IN THE PARK
Enjoy an incredible night of music under the stars as Proms in the Park comes to Bolsover Castle! The acclaimed UK Proms Orchestra and a host of special guests will take you on a journey through some of the most loved classical pieces from TV, film and theatre. 

THEMED MARKETS
Soak up Chesterfield's history at one of the markets the town is known for. There are a range of themes to choose from, including Artisan, Vegan, Craft and Flea. See what hidden gems you can find!

CHATSWORTH COUNTRY FAIR 
A unique blend of excitement, family entertainment, culinary inspiration, country pursuits and rural crafts. 
Filter events
Event Venue Dates Times
Paddlesports on Chesterfield Canal Hollingwood Hub, 22 Works Road, Hollingwood, S43 2PF Thu 30 May 2024 Various
Chesterfield Flea Market Chesterfield Market Place Thu 30 May 2024 Various
Crooked Spire Tower Tours The Parish Church of St Mary and All Saints, Church Way, Chesterfield S40 1XJ Fri 31 May 2024 2.30pm – 3.30pm
The Great British Food Festival Hardwick Hall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S44 5QJ Fri 31 May 2024 10.00AM – 5.00PM
Chesterfield Observatory Hastings Close, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S41 8RH Fri 31 May 2024 8.00PM –
Crooked Spire Tower Tours The Parish Church of St Mary and All Saints, Church Way, Chesterfield S40 1XJ Sat 1 June 2024 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Paddlesports on Chesterfield Canal Hollingwood Hub, 22 Works Road, Hollingwood, S43 2PF Sat 1 June 2024 Various
The Great British Food Festival Hardwick Hall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S44 5QJ Sat 1 June 2024 10.00AM – 5.00PM
Roller Disco Queen's Park Sports Centre, Boythorpe Road, S40 2ND Sat 1 June 2024 6.15pm – 7.30pm
Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Sat 1 June 2024 10:30am – 3:00pm
Chesterfield Great Historic Pub Tour Starting from The Star, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield Sat 1 June 2024 Various
Paddlesports on Chesterfield Canal Hollingwood Hub, 22 Works Road, Hollingwood, S43 2PF Sun 2 June 2024 Various

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