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
Menacing Movies – Disney’s Coco Vicar Lane Shopping Centre Sat 26 October 2019 1pm – 4:30pm
Willow sculptures workshop Chatsworth House, Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1PP Sat 26 October 2019 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Chesterfield’s Halloween 5k and Fun Run Queens Park Sat 26 October 2019 5:30pm – 8pm
Halloween Family Fun Barrow Hill Roundhouse Sat 26 October 2019 – Sun 27 October 2019 10am – 4pm
Half Term with StraightCurves Straight Curves, 104 Saltergate Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1NE Sat 26 October 2019 10am – 12:30pm
Half Term Halloween Hoot at Chatsworth Chatsworth House Sat 26 October 2019 – Sun 3 November 2019
Basket making workshops Chatsworth House, Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1PP Sat 26 October 2019 9:30am – 12:30pm
Spooky Bolsover Castle Bolsover Castle, S44 6PR Sat 26 October 2019 – Sun 3 November 2019 11am – 4pm
Bolsover Castle Ghost Tours Bolsover Castle, S44 6PR Sat 26 October 2019 – Thu 31 October 2019 Various
Halloween Spooktacular at Matlock Farm Park Matlock Farm Park Jaggers Lane, Matlock, DE4 5LH Sat 26 October 2019 – Sun 3 November 2019 Various
Petrifying Pumpkins Vicar Lane Shopping Centre Sat 26 October 2019 11am – 4pm
Chesterfield and District Crematorium open day and Service of Remembrance Chesterfield and District Crematorium, Chesterfield Roadd, Chesterfield, S43 1AU Sun 27 October 2019 Various

Exhibition: Down t'Pit

This exhibition at Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery explores the local area's rich coal mining history and what life was like for miners.

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Exhibition: Scrum

Chesterfield Rugby Club celebrates their 100th anniversary this year and this exhibition tells the history of this popular sport in our town.

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