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
Disco Party Night at Van Dyk Hotel Van Dyk, Worksop Road, Clowne, S43 4TD Sat 4 December 2021 Various
Breakfast with Santa at Van Dyk Hotel Van Dyk, Worksop Road, Clowne, S43 4TD Sat 4 December 2021 9.00am – 12.00pm
Ice Skating Rink at Van Dyk Van Dyk, Worksop Road, Clowne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 4TD Sat 4 December 2021 10am – 10pm
Santa Special Cruises Chesterfield Canal - Tapton Lock and Hollingwood Hub Sat 4 December 2021 Various
Santa visits at The Ropery The Ropery, 2 Castle Street, Bolsover, Chesterfield, S44 6PP Sat 4 December 2021
Carol Services at The Crooked Spire Chesterfield Parish Church Sun 5 December 2021 3.00pm –
Christmas fun at Matlock Farm Park Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Matlock, DE4 5LH Sun 5 December 2021 10.30am – 4.30pm
Breakfast with Santa at Matlock Farm Park Matlock Farm Park Sun 5 December 2021 9am –
Brampton Manor German Christmas Markets Brampton Manor, Old Road, Chesterfield, S40 3QR Sun 5 December 2021 Various
Chesterfield Pantomime – Beauty & The Beast Pomegranate Theatre Sun 5 December 2021 Various
Santa’s Grotto at Vicar Lane Vicar Lane Shopping Centre located on Steeplegate, opposite F. Hinds Sun 5 December 2021 11am – 4pm
Storytime with Father Christmas at Chatsworth Farmyard Chatsworth House, Bakewell, DE45 1PP Sun 5 December 2021 Various

Chesterfield Elf Trail
Christmas in Chesterfield Elf Trail

The Chesterfield Elves aren’t letting Santa have all the fun this Christmas. They will be popping up across the town centre. Look out for them in town centre windows – spot them all and you can enter a competition.

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