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
Chesterfield Great Historic Pub Tour Starting from Pig & Pump, Chesterfield Sat 24 August 2019 12pm – 4pm
Legendary Joust Bolsover Castle, S44 6PR Sun 25 August 2019 – Mon 26 August 2019 11am – 5pm
Chesterfield Artisan Market Market Place Sun 25 August 2019 10.30am – 4.00pm
The Peak District Highland Games Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Matlock, DE4 5LH Sun 25 August 2019 10am – 4:30pm
Peakfest Peak Edge Hotel, Darley Road, S45 0LW Mon 26 August 2019 Various
Chesterfield Canal Cruises Chesterfield Canal Mon 26 August 2019 11am – 11:45am
Tricksy the Dinosaur Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Matlock, DE4 5LH Mon 26 August 2019 10am – 4pm
‘Brook Explorer’ Children Activities Monkey Park, 128a Chester Street, Chesterfield, S40 1DN Tue 27 August 2019 1pm – 3pm
Summer Play Season Pomegranate Theatre Tue 27 August 2019 – Sat 31 August 2019
Chatsworth Young Farmers Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PP Wed 28 August 2019 1.30pm – 5.30pm
Northern Soul Night Hotel Van Dyk, Worksop Rd, Chesterfield S43 4TD Thu 29 August 2019 7pm – midnight
Joanne Gregory Hotel Van Dyk, Worksop Rd, Chesterfield S43 4TD Thu 29 August 2019 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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