The Babbling Vagabonds return with more seasonal shenanigans.

Derby Guildhall Theatre
Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AE

Put yourself in the picture and try on our ever popular, beautifully crafted, outfits inspired by Wright’s portraits.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Stories, crafts and clouds.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Celebrating the Horrible Histories books, join us at the Museum and Art Gallery for a blast into the past and meet some gruesome characters along the way.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Fifty years ago, Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar was first published.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

At Art Hub we explore different creative techniques and processes – there’s always something new to try in this artist-led session.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Handling History is our regular object handling morning where you can get up close to some historic objects from our collection.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Ever wanted to build your own robot? How about racing it against other teams? If this sounds like you, then why not join us at one of these STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering and Maths) focused workshops for young people and big kids.

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

Join one of our artists to create a space or moon landing themed animation to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the moon landings.

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

Join us for some family friendly creativity with local artist Helen Jackson in our highly popular Make and Take Day, where you can make whatever you want, with whatever materials are available. Your imagination awaits!

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

Craft market, family fun & entertainment.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

This year’s Derby Book Festival Family Day has an exciting Dragon theme.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Join Mowgli as he plays in the colourful jungle, battles the ruthless tiger Shere Khan and with the help of his best friends Baloo and Bagheera, discovers what it really means to belong.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Bill Kenwright’s "amazing", "superb", "wonderful" and "brilliant" production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical comes to Derby.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Puss in Boots is no ordinary cat. Clever and charming, he takes life in his stride and befriends everyone he meets. The only thing is, he always seems to bring his master, Jack, bad luck.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

HORRIBLE HISTORIES Live On Stage! DREADFUL DEAF. Deafinitely not for the faint-hearted!

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Strap on your safety goggles boys and girls, due to popular demand Science's greatest and most volatile live show is returning with a vengeance.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Join two dancers and a live musician as they use their eyes and ears, noses and mouths, fingers and feet to discover a world of play that makes the ordinary extraordinary.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

An evening full of vibrant costumes, exhibition, steel pan, comedy, soca and carnival dance displays.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Celebrating 10 Stick-Tacular Years!

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Dutch company, Close-Act Theatre, will make a welcome return to Festé with ‘Malaya’ – prepare to be amazed with this magnificent interactive show that will transform Bass’ Recreation Ground into a futuristic journey in time where Mad-Max meets Aliens!

Bass' Recreation Ground
Derby
DE1 3GU

Award-winning Catalan circus company Los Galindos will perform the enchanting and entertaining ‘UduL’ in a small intimate yurt on Cathedral Green.

Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3GU

Experience an exciting and action-packed week of dance and circus with us this summer.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

It’s time for some summer fun at Hubbub Theatre Company's annual Beach Party. Grab your sunglasses and prepare for an afternoon of new performances, games in the café, surprise acts and dancing.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Based on their book Create Your Own Happy, join authors Penny Alexander and Becky Goddard-Hill for a fun, interactive session offering your children some creative ideas and effective tools to help them increase their happiness and enhance their self-esteem!

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Join us to celebrate the talents and achievements of our young people in a vibrant takeover in Derby’s city centre. A fusion of arts,culture and sport activities and performances bringing the Market Place to life for everyone to enjoy and inspire our city.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session at Pickford’s House. This Easter we’ll be taking inspiration from our fabulous 1920s and 1930s costume exhibition.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session at Pickford’s House, taking inspiration from this historic home and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Join us for this nature-focussed session in Pickford’s garden during the holidays.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

On Saturday 3 November 2018 starting at 5pm, Friends of Derby Arboretum, Spiral Arts, Rotary Club of Derby and Derby City Council Parks are hosting a Lantern Festival on the historic Derby Arboretum as part of its community celebrations.

Derby Arboretum
DE238FZ

Traditional activities and games; music and dancing; refreshments; garden plants, nature and wildlife activities.

Derby Arboretum
DE238FZ

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

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

Bark in the Park Fun Dog Show held to raise money for The Ark Rescue and Rehoming Centre run by Ashbourne Animal Welfare.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with an award-winning film.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a classic film.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Grab your friends and some popcorn and settle down to a unique cinema experience with a modern classic.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

What makes a perfect toy? How does it become a favourite? Is there one toy that makes you smile? A snuggly teddy? A clever robot? A walking doll? We want your ideas!

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Write and print your own comics with author Emma Pass and artist Duncan Pass as Markeaton Park becomes a printing press for the day!

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

A unique 5k jogging event for you and your dog to get fit and have fun with like-minded dog owners in the local area.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Relax and enjoy the colourful flower displays in the walled garden, whilst listening to a wide range of music from local performers.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Christmas in the park for all the family to enjoy.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

“The first thing to do when treating a poorly beastie is to calm it! The best way to calm it… is to tell it a story!”

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Join Oddsocks Productions as they return to celebrate their 30th Anniversary year with yet another high-energy, feel-good, family theatre show.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

From The Lost Boys comes a new exciting show for summer 2019.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

Derby's annual summer family fun day for all to enjoy.

Chaddesden Park
Chaddesden
Derby
DE21 6LA

Lots of family fun! Live music stage, dancers, dog show, fair rides, craft stalls and charity stalls.

Alvaston Park
Meadow Lane
Derby
DE24 8QQ

The British BMX Championships BMX race event open to riders holding a british cycling racing licence aged 4+yrs.

Alvaston Park
Meadow Lane
Derby
DE24 8QQ

Don't miss out on this Fun Fair!

Alvaston Park
Meadow Lane
Derby
DE24 8QQ

MEET AND GREET A T REX AND ‘BLUE THE VELOCIRAPTOR’

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Join us on the Farm for Spring Time Fun and work towards graduating as a 'Future Farmer'!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Become a part of the Story this Summer!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Come along and get involved with our 50 Things activities.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

What small creatures lurk under stones and logs or in the trees at Calke? Get closer to nature on this fun guided walk.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Derbyshire Food & Drink Fair is set within the grounds of National Trust Property Kedleston Hall.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Dog Lovers Festival is back with a dog friendly bang in 2019. With the introduction of camping and our weekend tickets which will include Friday, Saturday and Sunday access all areas. We have a new competition arena that will be running all day on Saturday and Sunday. A full line up of entertainment in the display arena so there will always be something to watch or have a go with your dog.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

Bubbleicious festival will be bringing lots of fun for all the family to Elvaston Castle.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

Visit the Denby Paint-a-Pot studio this February half term and create your own special keepsake; it makes an ideal gift for Mother's Day.

Denby Pottery Village
Derby Road
Denby
DE5 8NX

Get together with friends & come and join the Denby Bug Club this May Bank Holiday Weekend.

Denby Pottery Village
Derby Road
Denby
DE5 8NX

Meet the piglets, goats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens & ducks at the pop up mini farm. Get up close to the rabbits and guinea pigs at selected times

Denby Pottery Village
Derby Road
Denby
DE5 8NX

Join us in the Riding school for a spot of maypole dancing to get you in the May Day spirit.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

The walled kitchen garden has been transformed into the Garden of Imagination.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

Create some wild art and tick off another of your 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

This May Half Term holiday have a terrifyingly fun day out at the the Adventure Farm!

National Forest Adventure Farm
Postern Road
Tatenhill
Burton on Trent
DE13 9SJ

Jump into a computer game adventure, get active and complete fun challenges around the grounds!

Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood
Sudbury
Ashbourne
DE6 5HT

Join us for some Easter fun!

Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood
Sudbury
Ashbourne
DE6 5HT

Get a little bit messy and create something delicious for our feathered friends!

Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood
Sudbury
Ashbourne
DE6 5HT

Get creative this Easter and make your own cute felt bunny!

Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood
Sudbury
Ashbourne
DE6 5HT

Bearded Theory is an award-winning festival set in the beautiful grounds of Catton Hall in South Derbyshire.

Catton Hall
Walton upon Trent
Derbyshire
DE12 8LN

Enjoy Easter with family and friends at Hardwick.

Hardwick Hall
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
S44 5QJ

A Bank Holiday weekend feast for foodies and families alike.

Hardwick Hall
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
S44 5QJ

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

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

There's nothing quite like the annual fair at Chatsworth. Featuring spectacular grand ring displays in the air and on land, demos from celebrity chefs plus entertainment for all the family, there's fun for all the family at the fair.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Our farmyard and playground will be open for the February school break, so give your young ones a chance to let off some steam during their half-term holiday.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Spirit of Chellaston event is taking place on Saturday 15 June, 12pm - 5pm at Swarkestone Road Park in Chellaston.

Swarkestone Road Park
Chellaston
Derby

An amazing superhero event on Derby parks.

Derby Parks

King Rat is threatening to take over London. Only the penniless but brave Dick Whittington and his trusty feline sidekick, Tiddles, can stop the rodent’s quest for domination!

Landau Forte

Proudly presented by Furthest from the Sea Music, Comedy & Arts CIC, Little Ed brings the unexpected to Derby, programming new work and scratch shows in venues across the city while promoting positive conversation about mental health.

Cathedral Quarter
Derby

Watch brightly decorated gigantic plastic ducks and thousands of little ones take to the river for Sight Support Derbyshire's fundraising event of the year.

Derby Riverlights

2019 will see the first Derby Walking Festival, a celebration of walking and walks throughout the city.

Derby Parks

Starting from the steps of Derby City Council House, we will head towards Mickleover and follow the Mickleover Greenway to the World Peace Cafe in Etwall.

Derby City Council House

Oakfest is a fun packed afternoon for all of the family.

Oakwood Park

Derby Festé 2019 returns with a programme of events that will leave you breathless…

Derby