The Old Bell Hotel is delighted to present A Night at the Musicals once again.

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

Discos for Grown ups are back at the Old Bell for a Rave for Grown ups special one off!

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

Learn of the horrors that have tormented this coaching inn for centuries and see inside some of the spaces where staff dare not go, including the original hotel rooms.

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

This globetrotting show roles back in to The Old Bell Hotel this Christmas. Faulty Towers – The Christmas Dining Experience is truly legendary. Selling out in places such as the Edinburgh Fringe, Raffles Singapore and Sydney Opera House.

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

Join our guide on a rather special Christmas Ghost Tour. Learn of the horrors that have tormented this coaching Inn for centuries and see inside some of the spaces where staff dare not go including the original hotel rooms.

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

The Old Bell Hotel is delighted to welcome back our super-talented cast for A Christmas Night at the Musicals.

The Old Bell Hotel
51 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

Join us on Saturday 16th July when we will be celebrating everything Sadler Gate!

Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NQ

As part of Cathedral Quarter Derby's "Celebrate Sadler Gate", we're hosting an extra special outdoor summer barbecue on the beautiful Sadler Gate in Derby City Centre.

PLANT Café & Bar
34-35 Sadler Gate
Derby
DE1 3NR

Become a Derby City Saviour and join our parade as we set off with puppetry, props and music through Derby City!

Artcore
8 Albert Street
Osnabruck Square
Derby
DE1 2DS

Embark on a unique choreographic journey, walking the line between reality and illusion.

Artcore
8 Albert Street
Osnabruck Square
Derby
DE1 2DS

“Have you ever asked yourself “What does that vehicle do?” when you’ve seen our teams out and about. Well, now is your chance to come and find out!

Forest for the Future
Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Derby Film Festival showcases the best of cinema, with films never before screened in Derby, previews, short films, talks, special guests and more.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

The only TV show never to be repeated is finally back! Before Joe Lycett, The Revolution Will be Televised, Lee Nelson, Dom Joly and Balls of Steel, The Mark Thomas Comedy Product was the show that set the agenda.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Anything goes! This is the motto of Paracinema, a festival dedicated to films and genres outside the mainstream.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Japan Fest is a day dedicated to Japanese culture with film screenings, demonstrations, workshops, and performances bringing a small taste of Japan to Derby.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Join professional filmmaker Chris Bevan here at QUAD and try your hand at being a filmmaker for a day!

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Join professional filmmaker Chris Bevan here at QUAD and try your hand at being a filmmaker for a day!

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Amy Pennington (They/them) makes work that uses humour to connect human experiences and socio-political issues. They use everyday materials and accessible processes to challenge the binaries of ‘high and low art’, often using queer mechanisms such as campness or satire Amy makes films, drawings, books, and improvised performances + more.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

QUAD is proud to partner with HUUB and Derby County Community Trust on a special fundraising evening, celebrating the launch of HUUB’s Thunderbirds clothing collaboration.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Whooverville is the East Midland's biggest annual get-together for fans of the BBC TV series Doctor Who. Organised by Derby's Doctor Who group, The Whoovers, one of the most popular fan groups in the UK.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

The unofficial, one day fan event celebrating all things Tomb Raider in the birthplace of Lara Croft. TR26 is celebrating the forthcoming 20th anniversary of the Angel of Darkness with panel discussions, talks and a special screening of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life (12A) on 35mm!

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

You are invited to join us for the launch evening at QUAD that will feature appearances by the artists, a drinks reception, welcome speeches and music!

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

To celebrate the BFI Film Feels Curious we are a going down the rabbit hole into the World of Surrealist Cinema.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

After a four year absence, Edge-Lit, an event which celebrates the best in Horror, Thriller, Fantasy and Science-Fiction writing, will return to QUAD on the 8 July 2023 from 10am-5pm.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Eye of Newt 2.0 by the Nottingham-based artist Bruce Asbestos features new co-commissions for QUAD in partnership with the Bluecoat, Liverpool that includes the launch of his second interactive video game and his recent giant inflatable sculptures.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Performed by a cast of five artists the show, costumes and masks are inspired by the ancient Japanese folk character Raijin.

St Peter’s Cross
Derby
DE1 1SN

We have two sessions taking place in the Forest for the Future including Who was - 'The Man Who Planted Trees'? and Finding your way? Can you see the Wood for the Trees?

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

The Market Place has been transformed into a woodland wonderland bringing a new, vibrant space for alfresco dining and outdoor events

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

The Market Place has been transformed into a woodland wonderland bringing a new, vibrant space for alfresco dining and outdoor events

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Discover urban greening and biodiversity through a series of pop-up potting sheds.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Derby Folk Festival is delighted to return to the live stage in 2022 in the heart of the city centre.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Derby's favourite festive funsters The Babbling Vagabonds are back to solve the mystery of the Christmas Toy Shop.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Experience the power of heart-pounding rhythms on huge taiko drums, sharp synchronisation and high energy, in a spellbinding performance from Mugenkyo’s tribe of performers from across the globe.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

International legends The Turbans bind together music from ‘many where’ with their interstellar live show which ignites the crowd. Sonically huge and visually arresting, they are a powerhouse of talent, bringing their vibrant and unique sound to audiences who can do nothing more than smile, dance and shout for joy.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Following a run of sell-out shows across the UK and Ireland, join us for an incredible night of Queen Anthems, performed in the beautiful Derby Cathedral, by candlelight.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Derby Cathedral will be holding a Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Service on Saturday 21st May at 2:30pm.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Kinda Dusty Ltd are delighted to bring you Bowie by Candlelight, featuring 'David Live' The David Bowie Tribute Show. An incredible night of Bowie anthems including 'Let's Dance', 'Starman', 'Life on Mars', 'Rebel Rebel' and more, performed at the beautiful Derby Cathedral by Candlelight.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Starring ‘Opera Babe’ Karen England, A Choir’d Taste mixed voice choir, The Dalesmen Male Voice Choir plus a string quartet and trumpeter.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Face your fears and sign up to our Abseil this June! Scale great heights and raise money for whichever area of #UHDB’s hospitals is closest to your heart.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

This is your chance to abseil 212ft down Derby Cathedral! The challenge is exhilarating, the cause rewarding. Are you up for it?!

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Join Pam Sidhu at Derby Cathedral for a session of mindfulness. These peaceful sessions, under the Gaia, will encourage you to step into the moment and experience the techniques that help take charge of the mind and thought processes.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

From Russia With Love comes this incredible night of best loved Bond themes, performed in the beautiful Derby Cathedral by candlelight.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Join Down to Earth Derby and Sprout Derby for a fun and educational ramble around the City identifying flora and fauna and learning about plans for nature-based regeneration.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Capture your thoughts and ideas inspired by Gaia through creative writing – a fun session suitable for all from novice to novelist.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Based on research from the University of Derby and featuring the University Choir, join us for a talk on the benefits of music to our mental health and wellbeing.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Part of our popular lunchtime recitals series, but under Gaia!

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Derby Cathedral is excited to present Luke Jerram’s Gaia from 22nd September – 16th October 2022.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

This spectacular installation stimulates thought over key issues of climate change, creation, and our place on the Earth.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

This spectacular installation stimulates thought over key issues of climate change, creation, and our place on the Earth.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Enjoy a magical Christmas concert by candlelight in the beautiful setting of Derby Cathedral. The exceptional musicians of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta will perform masterpieces by Chopin , Corelli and Vivaldi, including the epic Four Seasons.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

A 12.5m high, air-filled structure that frames an elegant aerial performer. Fluctuations in pressure cause the heart to slowly pulse during the show.

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

Join a hand-picked selection of Derbyshire creatives on Cathedral Green, leading activities for adults and children to join in with, or to sit back and watch.

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

As featured on Britains Got Talent, Titan the Robot is a unique blend of comedy, street theatre and music creating a fascinating show that is unrivalled in the world today!

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

Hilarious fun for all the family with 100 square metres of model city maze by the brilliant Whalley Range All Stars!

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

This fearless dance production choreographed by Alleyne Dance, explores our relationship with authority and control.

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

It's time to join Annie's for the Greatest Showman showing on the 20th of March!

Annie's Burger Shack Derby
Friary Street
Derby
DE1 1JF

It’s the 4th of July! The birthday of American Independence.. so why not celebrate with us Bottomless Brunch style! GREASE EDITION! PLUS, why not have the Liberty burger to celebrated the 4th of July fully!

Annie's Burger Shack Derby
Friary Street
Derby
DE1 1JF

Welcome in spring by creating your very own ‘creature crib’, for your garden visitors on this woodworking taster day course, perfect for beginners.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Meet and socialise with like-minded makers and learn about Assemble, First Fridays and co-production opportunities at this informal networking event at the Museum of Making.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

As part of the BBC Art That Made Us Festival, this trail puts the spotlight on some of the Museum’s most intriguing pieces of art, telling the story of Derby’s unique character and the spirit of its people.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Join Haunted Heritage for a ghost hunt at Derby's iconic old Silk Mill building (The Museum of Making).

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Join us this December for our Venetian Masquerade Ball, in the Italian Mill at the Museum of Making. Enjoy the atmosphere of our historic, industrial venue in the very heart of the City Centre, right on the banks of the River Derwent.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Steve Smith learnt woodturning as an engineering patternmaker working in the foundry industry, but has used his lathe skills more generally in making bespoke furniture and for the creation of utilitarian domestic objects such as food bowls, rolling pins, platters or small circular boxes.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Travel back in time for a weekend of retro gaming heaven, sound tracked by 80s and 90s hits, as we bring our celebrated Retro Arcade event back to Derby with arcade classics, consoles and pinball machines galore.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Breathe new life into everyday objects and give them a renewed purpose and fresh look through the art of decoupage.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

‘Ivan Turbinca’ is the retelling of a Romanian fairy-tale from the 1880’s, portrayed as toy theatre.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Following the success of last year’s event, Assemble: Derby’s Making Festival returns to the Museum of Making, this year featuring a special workshop from Aardman Animation!

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Are you interested in applying for this year’s Assemble: Derby’s Making Festival? Want to talk through your ideas, learn more about the festival and discuss how you might get involved? Come and speak to Derby Museums Events Programmer Dan Webber for an informal chat between 1pm and 3pm in the Italian Mill at the Museum of Making.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

As part of Derby Peace Week and inspired by the upcoming Henry Moore exhibition at the Museum of Making, Derby Museums and Derby Peace Week present ‘Shelter: Poems of War and Peace’ an afternoon of open mic poetry and spoken word performances.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Written by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Set in a mythical “once upon a time” sort of land, Shrek the Musical is the story of a hulking green ogre who, after being mocked and feared his entire life by anything that crosses his path, retreats to an ugly green swamp to exist in happy isolation. Suddenly, a gang of homeless fairytale characters raid his sanctuary, saying they’ve been evicted by the vertically-challenged Lord Farquaad.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Based on the 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption, the play examines desperation, injustice, friendship and hope behind the claustrophobic bars of a maximum-security facility.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

The 45 minute cruise will depart from the temporary boarding platform next to Causey Bridge and make its way north to Darley Abbey and back again.

Causey Bridge - Next to the Silk Mill
Derby
DE1 2EB

Join us for evening of writing, performing or listening to live poetry.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

We are proud to host regular Take Heart coffee mornings. Take Heart is a  British Heart Foundation affiliated self-help support group for heart patients, their families and carers who live in and around Derby.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

An invitation to journey with our Band MOO. Alongside experiencing music, an opportunity exists to connect with the spirit of curiosity through self-reflection, gaining insight from within, discovering new parts of the self, and the courage to create.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Déda Ambassador’s Engagement Event is taking place on Wednesday 17th August at Déda caféIbar on Chapel Street, Derby, starting at 4.30pm.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Anyone over the age of 6 years old who would like to learn some real tips and tricks on how to dance can join us for an exclusive workshop.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Don't miss this awesome beer & music festival this August Bank Holiday!

The Flowerpot
19 - 25 King Street
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3DZ

We’re thrilled to announce that Building Buddies is making its UK shopping centre debut at Derbion from Wednesday 3rd - Tuesday 30th August.

Derbion
London Road
Derby
DE1 2PQ

Join Haunted Heritage at the period property Pickford's House for another night of ghost hunting.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Draw Derby is a free untutored bring your own materials Drawing session organised by Karen Logan, in a special event presented in partnership with Derby Museums, come and meet likeminded others and DRAW!

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

We start with a brief tour of the Gaol, and continue the walk up to Derby’s 3rd and last County Prison on Vernon Gate visiting the execution room and the very haunted tower.

Derby Gaol
50 Friargate
Derby
DE1 1DF

If you ever wondered what it would be like to take part in a paranormal investigation in the reputedly haunted Derby Gaol, you need wonder no more! Bar facilities are available!

Derby Gaol
50 Friargate
Derby
DE1 1DF

Join the party and discover a unique experience that celebrates the best Gin and Rum right now and promises the party of the year.

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory
Siddalls Road
Derby
DE1 2QD

A weekend of eating, drinking & good times. We get in some of the UK's best street food traders, put on some banging tunes & serve up a delight of craft beer & cocktails.

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory
Siddalls Road
Derby
DE1 2QD

Derby Wing Fest is a celebration of the mighty chicken wing and is part of the world's largest chicken wing festivals.

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory
Siddalls Road
Derby
DE1 2QD

Bingo Loco are coming to The Chocolate Factory!

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory
Siddalls Road
Derby
DE1 2QD

The first Pup crawl is coming to Bustler this July! A planned dog walking route to take you on a scenic journey down the River Derwent, with plenty of things to see and do along the way

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory
Siddalls Road
Derby
DE1 2QD

The now legendary city centre ghost walk takes you around Derby city centre.

St Peter's Church
10 St Peter's Churchyard
Derby
DE1 1NN

The ultimate wedding planning extravaganza is coming to Derby this summer!

The Stuart Hotel
119 London Road
Derby
DE1 2QR

Enjoy a night of ‘simply the best’ entertainment at The Incora County Ground with ‘An Evening of Tina‘ on Saturday 21 August.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club
The Incora County Ground
Nottingham Road
Derby
DE21 6DA

An Evening of Queen returns to The Incora County Ground for 2022, with the popular act set to bring a collection of legendary hits back to Derby on Friday 5 August.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club
The Incora County Ground
Nottingham Road
Derby
DE21 6DA

Gear up for a fun filled, energetic evening. A Bollywood Night at Nicco’s calls for nothing less than that. Fashion, food, music, dance, and glamour, making the night an extra special one not to be missed.

Nicco Restaurant & Bar
Wheelwright Way
Derby
DE24 8SQ

Learn about how your favourite DBC ale is made, try plenty of samples, enjoy lunch at The Tap and take home a bottle of beer too!

Masons Place Business Park
11 Nottingham Road
Chaddesden
DE21 6AQ

Take a trip down memory lane, to the era where the fashion and perms were bold, and the hits were non-stop.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

Classic Ibiza returns to Darley Park this summer for an open-air celebration of White Isle-inspired house music.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

An evening of classical music and fireworks – don’t forget your picnic!

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

This year’s open day is on Sunday, 14 August. The volunteers will be on hand to answer all your hydrangea related questions and there will be our usual free guided tours at 11am and 2pm.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

Join Richard Felix on the fascinating Ghost and History Walk around Darley Abbey Village and Park.

The Abbey Public House
6A Darley Street
Darley Abbey
DE22 1DX

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2021.

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit.

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

Expect a night of endless extravaganza as your favorite queens from Series Three of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK werk their way to Derby!

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

The Circus of Horrors present their Haunted Fairground at Derby Arena!

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique theatre experience.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Markeaton Park Outdoor Cinema 2022 presents The Full Monty. Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a classic film.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Markeaton Park Outdoor Cinema 2022 presents Grease. Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a classic film.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

The Retro and Classic Car Show is coming this July.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Derby Pride is back for 2022 and will take place at Markeaton Park on Saturday 10th September.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

An evening of thrilling circus from one of the UK’s most exhilarating and leading circus companies and a celebration of performances from local companies!

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

An evening of thrilling circus from one of the UK’s most exhilarating and leading circus companies and a celebration of performances from local companies!

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

An evening of thrilling circus from one of the UK’s most exhilarating and leading circus companies and a celebration of performances from local companies!

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

An outdoor, fun-filled, event-performance including drumming, dancing, bunting-making and physical theatre.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

A Psychic & Clairvoyant Evening hosted by Angels Reunited.

Derby Conference Centre
London Road
Alvaston
Derby
DE24 8UX

Kidz kingdom is the mobile childrens fun park where the kids pay one price of £7.99 for a unlimited rides per session. There's a great choice of childrens fairground rides, giant bouncy castles, and amazing attractions.

Alvaston Park
Meadow Lane
Derby
DE24 8QQ

Baby People presents Reimagine Sinfin Festival as part of the Sinfin Moor Community Funday.

Sinfin Moor Park
Sinfin Lane
Derby
DE24 9HW

A wild camping experience on the dairy farm with an ice cream twist!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Have a go at archery this summer at Kedleston Hall. Ideal for families and complete beginners. Delivered by Derbyshire Archery Club. Free activity, no booking needed. Available each Wednesday.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Join us for an exciting night of live music with The Buskerteers.

Kedleston Country House
Kedleston Road
Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JD

Discover our stunning countryside wedding venue and all it has to offer at our Wedding Open Evening.

Kedleston Country House
Kedleston Road
Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JD

Join us at The Kedleston Country House to celebrate her majesty's Platinum Jubilee.

Kedleston Country House
Kedleston Road
Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JD

Straight from the White Isle, guest DJ - El Johno will be bringing a blend of Balearic beats to life in the beautiful grounds of The Kedleston Country House for our White Night!

Kedleston Country House
Kedleston Road
Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JD

Do you drive a classic car or fancy a trip down “Memory Lane”? This collaboration between ourselves and the Great British Car Journey is just for you!

Kedleston Country House
Kedleston Road
Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JD

Come along to the Bluebell Pub Quiz taking place on the last Monday of every month!

The Bluebell, Kirk Langley
Adams Road
Kirk Langley
Derbyshire
DE6 4LW

A weekend of live music for all the family, camping available.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

Our popular festival festival returns on 17 and 18 September 2022. It's a fantastic event celebrating traditional and contemporary woodland crafts.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

Bubbleicious! Fantastic family day out! The biggest free Bubble festival in the UK with lots of activities for children aged from 0-12.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

Every year the organisers put a tremendous amount of thought and effort into the attractions for you the public to enjoy. 2022 will be no exception. So whether it’s the children, Mums and Dads, Grannies and Grandads, there is something for everyone. We are certain that you will have a day out to remember.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

See magical audio-visual displays in the atmospheric surroundings of a gothic castle and parkland near Derby.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

The UK’s best dog friendly tribute festival weekender returns for 2022.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

For 2022 we're delighted to announce not only the return of our live festival Repton Litfest but also our very first Repton Filmfest and the return of the hugely successful Repton Kidsfest offering a fantastic 3 in 1 experience!

Repton School
Willington Road
Repton
DE65 6FH

Celebrating Elton's 75th birthday year, we bring you a special open-air cinema screening of Rocketman at Calke Abbey!

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

This summer we celebrate 50 years of ABBA with a special outdoor cinema screening of Mamma Mia! at Calke Abbey in Derby.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

An amazing outdoor cinema experience in the stunning grounds of Calke Abbey with a showing of The Princess Bride!

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

We’ll be hosting regular events in our outdoor space Yellow Wood over the spring and summer months – Yellow Wood Sessions.

White Peak Distillery
Derwent Wire Works
Matlock Road, Ambergate
Derbyshire
DE56 2HE

Come and join like-minded car nuts to see what the Great British Car Journey and the Great British Car Club is all about at our first “Gathering” on Thursday 30th June - Open to all car enthusiasts and owners.

Great British Car Journey
Derwent Works
Ambergate
Derbyshire
DE56 2HE

Join us behind the scenes at White Peak Distillery. Experience the unique atmosphere, heat and smells of our working distillery set in the old Johnson & Nephew Wire Works of the 1870s.

White Peak Distillery
Derwent Wire Works
Matlock Road, Ambergate
Derbyshire
DE56 2HE

Come and join like-minded car nuts to see what the Great British Car Journey and the Great British Car Club is all about at our second “Gathering” open to all car enthusiasts and owners.

Great British Car Journey
Derwent Works
Ambergate
Derbyshire
DE56 2HE

Come along and enjoy an amazing display of over 200 classic motorcycles, built prior to October 1997, and take a trip on a vintage tram.

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

Bring your own teddy bear and picnic for the Crich Tramway Teddy Bear’s Picnic on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday.

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

Our ever popular Steampunk event, in conjunction with Steampunks Always Welcome- Lincoln, is set to return for two amazing days this year!

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

It may sound obvious – Tram Day, but this is a special day when most of our operational trams will be running.

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

A day like no other in this ‘Jurassic takeover’.

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

Take a step back to the 1940s Britain on the Homefront with this popular two day event.

Crich Tramway Village
Derbyshire
DE4 5DP

Enjoy this magical festival of light for the second year running in the awe-inspiring surroundings of the Derwent Valley Mills UNESCO.

Cromford Mills
Mill Lane
Cromford
DE4 3RQ

The brand-new exhibition at the Heights of Abraham is a walk through time that puts the focus on how the lives, and fashions, of visitors from the past 230-years differ to the modern visitor today.

Heights of Abraham
Matlock Bath
Derbyshire
DE4 3NT

We're excited to welcome T'Owd Man Border Morris back to the summit for another fantastic performance.

Heights of Abraham
Matlock Bath
Derbyshire
DE4 3NT

Envisage a tropical paradise with an abundance of rum punch and your favourite DJ sets in the sun with your best mates... A Bank Holiday Thursday afternoon very well spent!

The Meynell Ingram Arms
Abbots Bromley Road
Hoar Cross
Staffordshire
DE13 8RB

The Elizabethan country house built by Bess of Harwick, will play host to Shine A Light in February 2023.

Hardwick Hall
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
S44 5QJ

A three-day event of thrilling world-class equestrian sport, combined with entertainment for all the family.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Featuring spectacular grand ring displays in the air and on land, demos from celebrity chefs plus entertainment for all the family.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Explore the garden, make friends and learn new skills while making, growing and having fun.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Soak up the festive atmosphere as you browse a wide range of gifts and decorations. More information will be available in mid-2022.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Enjoy a movie under the stars in the open-air setting of the garden, presented by The Luna Cinema.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Have a go at drawing the art of Burning Man with a workshop the whole family will enjoy.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Discover monumental sculpture from Burning Man in our free to access parkland.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

A celebratory burn; join us for the spectacular finale of Radical Horizons: The Art of Burning Man at Chatsworth.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Enjoy magical displays at the last surviving railway roundhouse in the United Kingdom.

Barrow Hill Roundhouse
Campbell Drive
Barrow Hill
S43 2PR

FORMAT International Photography Festival is the UK's leading biennial of photography and related media, organised by QUAD in partnership with the University of Derby. A number of physical exhibitions will open in Derby from May 2021.

Various venues
Derby

Collections Revealed allows you to delve deeper into some of the objects we have on display at the Museum of Making.

At Home

For one day only, the streets of Derby will be transforming into a giant, escape-room-style experience on Saturday the 5th November, 2022. Don’t be late!

Derby

Ahoy there, pirates!!! Once again Furthest from the Sea’s colossally creative crew will be dropping anchor on Cathedral Green for the 9th Furthest from the Sea Festival. On 25th June this central riverside site (just outside the Museum of Making) will be home to an abundance of activities to get involved with, performances to make you smile, and space to sit back and enjoy a day of fun for all the family. Bring a picnic or enjoy a fresh, summer barbeque from The River Kitchen at the Museum of Making.

Cathedral Green
Derby

QUAD is delighted that the artist Corinne will be undertaking a virtual residency with us from 6 – 19 June 2022.

Online

A festival of creativity, community and culture led by the young people of Derby.

Various locations
Derby

Spectacular large-scale projections will light up Derbyshire landmarks with a unique fusion of music, visuals and sound when ‘Shine A Light’ returns this autumn/winter.

Various locations

QUAD is delighted that the artist Colette Chien will be undertaking a residency with us from 1 – 7 August 2022.

At Home

Internationally renowned artist Luke Jerram speaks about his work, inspirations and methodology to Prof Keith McLay, Provost – Learning & Teaching.

At home - online

2022 will see the return of the Derby Festé magic with a programme of vibrant, family-friendly Festé fun bringing people back together.

Various locations
Derby

Drumming in the Hall of the Mountain invites you to consider what togetherness can be when we occupy space and time physically, fictionally, and fantastically with creatures and stories from other times and other places.

Various locations
Derby

Join us to see with your own eyes a 13-foot Sea Giant Puppet and a contemporary dancer, inspired by the themes of the climate emergency and the biodiversity crisis.

Walkabout & Riverlights
Derby

Powerful and moving dance performance, Black Victorians is produced by Artistic Director and Choreographer Jeanefer Jean-Charles MBE is inspired by nineteenth-century studio photographs of black men, women, and children.

Derby

High energy, rhythmic, acrobatic – ‘Our City of Making’ is a vibrant dance performance that celebrates Derby’s rich engineering and cultural heritage.

Chapel Street
Derby

Come on down to our open workshops at Chapel Street, The Waterfall and St Peters Cross. Bringing you moves from Belly Dance to Flowga (a Yoga, Pilates and Movement mash-up!).

Chapel Street, Waterfall & St Peters Cross
Derby

The shed is a pop-up library where children and families can read together. There will be a storyteller at intervals throughout the day.

Cathedral Square
Derby

ThrashFesté is an annual skate competition with competitors showing off their skills and tricks.

Bass's Recreation Skate Park
Derby

Celebrate the joy and innocence of making up dances to exciting new music in this interactive, outdoor dance show!

St Peter's Cross
Derby

This new performance celebrates the incredible achievements of the pioneering Lancashire women, The Dick Kerr Ladies, and how they went on to defy a ban on women’s football in 1921, when the FA delivered the bitter blow that football was yes, ‘Quite Unfit for Females’.

Chapel Street & Deda
Derby

Join us for a street full of entertainment with Go Girls, Quite Unfit, Bhangra Workshop and Cossack workshops for the whole family.

Chapel Street
Derby