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Half Term in Chesterfield

Our guide to February Half Term in Chesterfield

We’re sharing the love for Chesterfield this February Half Term, from romantic Valentine’s Day gifts to activities to keep the youngsters entertained.

There are a number of great ways to keep busy this half-term, even during the current coronavirus lockdown. Our guide aims to give you some ideas on making the most of February half-term in Chesterfield!

Treat the people you love this Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day in Chesterfield

Valentine’s Day may not be the same this year, but we’re making sure that the romance is kept well and truly alive across Chesterfield in 2021. We’ve been working with local businesses to give you some great ideas on how you can make the day special for you and that special someone on the 14th February.

Check out our Valentine’s Day gift guide to make sure you find the perfect gift.

And order from some of Chesterfield’s top restaurants to make the day extra special

Explore the great outdoors safely

From beautiful parks and breathtaking views, to spaces that inspire you to learn more about local history, Chesterfield and North Derbyshire is blessed when it comes to the great outdoors.

Find out more about some of the best outdoor spaces for the whole family to enjoy here.

And for those who like to get on their bike, check out our list of some of the best cycling routes our area has to offer for all abilities!

Fun online activities to keep the children busy

There are some fabulous virtual sessions taking place for families across Chesterfield to get involved with this half-term.

Get crafty with these fun online 3D JumpingCLAY sessions with Straightcurves- create models of your favourite woodland creatures with the help of an expert!

Or for those bookworms out there, Derbyshire Libraries are hosting plenty of online activities on their Facebook page, including Online Storytime, Online Rhymetime and a weekly Book Share session.

Kakou CIC have also launched a ‘Create at Home’ collection, featuring activities to learn, make and do – all from the comfort of your home with easy to find materials!

Head over to our events page to find out more:

Click here to search for more events in Chesterfield

Online activities with Chesterfield Theatres 

This half-term, why not have a go at designing your own dream theatre show, painting your face like a tiger, or throwing a Tiger who Came to Tea party with the people you live with?

Chesterfield Theatres has a number of activities available to print at home to keep the little one’s entertained:

Enjoy some retail therapy from the comfort of your own home

Create Change Chesterfield

Due to the current lockdown restrictions, only essential retailers in our town are allowed to open their doors… But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a shopping spree…

Our Shopping During Lockdown page has an extensive list of retailers offering collection and delivery services so you can get those must-have items without having to leave your home!

And if you’re fancying treating yourself or the little ones to a half term treat, look no further than our Dine At Home page, which is packed with Chesterfield restaurants ready to serve a mouth-watering meal straight to your door.

Please do check details of activities and events during this time as they may be subject to change due to the latest Coronavirus Guidance.

We hope you have an enjoyable time over half term in Chesterfield.

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