The Babbling Vagabonds return with more seasonal shenanigans.

Derby Guildhall Theatre
Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AE

NEW FOR THIS SUMMER, COME AND VISIT OUR SUMMER PLAY AREA ON STALL 28 FROM SATURDAY 27 JULY - SATURDAY 7 SEPTEMBER

Derby Market Hall
Market Place
Derby
DE1 2DB

Some of the LEGO® characters from the Brick History exhibition have escaped and are wandering around the Museum!

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups for crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

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

In this engineering-focussed workshop, families can get creative to complete a range of LEGO® challenges, which will encourage teamwork and inventive thinking.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Play, make and learn together amongst our historic collection in this sensory exploration of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics).

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups for crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Take part in creative building tasks led by Tan Draig and his amazing 500,000 piece LEGO® collection. Learn LEGO® techniques both ‘legal’ and ‘illegal’ as we explore some of the endless ways we can use LEGO®.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together. Each one is focused on a theme to help you and your family explore your creative sides.

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

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

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together.

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

There are some incredible shadow puppets in the Museum’s World Collection. Learn more about them and have a go at making your very own in this creative drop-in session.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together. Each one is focused on a theme to help you and your family explore your creative sides.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together. Each one is focused on a theme to help you and your family explore your creative sides.

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

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

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together. Each one is focused on a theme to help you and your family explore your creative sides.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

In this session the whole family is welcome to play, make and have fun together. Each one is focused on a theme to help you and your family explore your creative sides.

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

Follow in the footsteps of Derby’s textile trailblazers with a range of making activities.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups for crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections.

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

Over the Summer Holidays Summer Make and Take are free craft sessions for the whole family offer a chance to be creative and make something to take home afterwards.

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

Visit the moon, witness ‘King Tides; and go on narrative journeys through Virtual Reality (VR) and 360 movies this Derby Feste here at QUAD.

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

Craft market, family fun & entertainment.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Come and enjoy the Derbados beach!

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Film screenings held in the Market Place.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

Q Saturdays features free live performances with an abundance of acoustic music, a generous measure of performing arts topped off with a liberal sprinkling of family comedy.

Derby Market Place
Derby
DE1 3AH

At Annie’s we LOVE a party, and we hope you guys do too, ‘cos we’re holding our first ever street party in Derby on Saturday 10th August!

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

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

Join us in a world of buckets, castle building, spinning and tumbling in this delightful show for under 3s which explores sand in new and exciting ways.

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

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

Hilarious and heartwarming, magical and musical…its another festive treat from the team that brought you Goldilocks and The Three Bears and The Gingerbread Man.

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

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

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

A gentle performance for *4 months - 3 years to discover the power of dance.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

The Giant Balloon Show will have the audience in stitches and in awe simultaneously.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

It’s Christmas Eve in the Commotion House but it doesn’t feel like Christmas at all. Piles of boxes are stacked and packed ready to move home, with Christmas nowhere in sight....

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Come and be inspired to create a play in a day. You will be amazed at what you will achieve. Perfect for performance lovers, those who need a confidence boost, or those who just want to make friends and have fun doing something a little different.

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

A fun day of craft, baking, games, fancy dress, paint-a-pot, and a delicious Mad Hatter tea party!

Déda
Chapel Street
Derby
DE1 3GU

Join the fun this summer at Laser Battles! Explore the dark maze, armed with your trusty laser gun as you duck and dive behind the obstacles, in this high-energy, fast-paced challenge.

intu Derby
DE1 2PQ

Come and meet Marshall and Chase at regular intervals from 10am and join in with their Pup Pup Boogie Activity!

intu Derby
DE1 2PQ

Join the excitement and snorts of laughter as the lovable Peppa Pig visits intu Derby on Friday 9 August to meet our little shoppers.

intu Derby
DE1 2PQ

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

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

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session at Pickford’s House. This half term have a go at making some Halloween puppets and create your own spooky stories.

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

Crafty Tuesdays is our crafty holiday session inspired by Pickford’s House and its temporary exhibitions.

Pickford's House
41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

HOUSE / DRUM & BASS / OLD SKOOL & EVERYTHiNG iN BETWEEN.

Bustler Market
John Street
Derby
DE1 2LU

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

Derby Arboretum
DE238FZ

Roll up, roll up for the Greatest Show! This best-selling musical is based on the true tale of the life of showman P.T. Barnum. Starring Hugh Jackman as the legendary figure alongside an all-star cast including Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya and Rebecca Ferguson.

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

“Nobody puts Baby in the corner!” Drama, music and romance are the order of the day for Frances “Baby” Houseman as she spends summer in a holiday camp and falls in love with dance instructor Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze).

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

Three of the UK’s top tribute acts will come together at The Pattonair County Ground for a night of chart-topping hits on Sunday 15 September.

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

Join us for action-packed entertainment for the whole family at this summer’s Vitality Blast in Derbyshire.

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

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

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

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Christmas in the park for all the family to enjoy.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton
Derby
DE22 4AA

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

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

Alvaston Park
Meadow Lane
Derby
DE24 8QQ

Get the family together & join us at our Summer Fayres where we'll have pop up bars, selected drink offers, hog roast, live music, inflatable games & much more...

The Farmhouse at Mackworth
60 Ashbourne Road
Derby
DE22 4LY

Step into 'A Bug's World' this Summer!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

A truly magical and unique experience for the whole family!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Join us for this August bank holiday for a truly magnificent day with Hawks of Steele Falconry!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Join us this October for our most magical and FANTASTIC Halloween event yet as we invite all those wannabee Witches and Wizards to the Farm!

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Come along and discover the bats that call Kedleston their home.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Join us as we reveal some normally unseen nocturnal residents of Kedleston Park.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Come along and decorate your own magical woodland wand and wings, transforming yourself into a mystical creature. This is an outdoor activity suitable for children of all ages.

Kedleston Hall
near Quarndon
Derbyshire
DE22 5JH

Celebrate the myth of the Greenman and make a traditional tile from clay this summer.

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

Make the most of your bank holiday weekend here at The Cock Inn.

The Cock Inn, Mugginton
Junction of Bullhurst and Church Lane
Mugginton
Derbyshire
DE6 4PJ

A Midsummer Night's Dream in the open air, in 40 minutes flat!

Denby Pottery Village
Derby Road
Denby
DE5 8NX

Soak up the sun and relax on our purpose built beach at Denby Pottery Village, open throughout the summer and free to enter.

Denby Pottery Village
Derby Road
Denby
DE5 8NX

Now entering its third year, Convoy in the Park is already established as the UK’s biggest celebration of all things trucking.

Donington Park
Castle Donington
Derby
DE74 2RP

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

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

With peeling paintwork and overgrown courtyards Calke Abbey tells the story of the dramatic decline of a country house estate.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

The Calke Abbey bears are out and about with their '50 things to do before you're 11 ¾' scrapbooks. Come and join them to tick off some of your '50 things'!

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

Get your binoculars ready for this family friendly guided walk, where we'll be searching for signs of creatures in the woodland habitats at Calke.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

Get in the spooky spirit at Calke's pumpkin party in the walled garden.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

Bring your camera to Calke and have some fun with the photography team on this creative walk in the park.

Calke Abbey
Ticknall
Derbyshire
DE73 7LE

Stunning NEW interactive experience for the summer holidays!

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

This year our Maize Maze design will celebrate 50 years since the first moon landing on 20 July 1969.

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Get inspired by our space themed summer and explore the grounds of Sudbury.

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

A fun introduction to Iyengar yoga for the whole family!

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

Boating with Ratty, a feast with Badger and high jinx on the open road with that reckless ruffian, Mr Toad…

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

An epic exploration of classical Greek mythology including well known tales featuring Hercules, Achilles, Theseus, Perseus, The Minotaur, Medusa and the Kraken.

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Join us for a space themed summer of crafts!

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

Come out and play this summer at Sudbury.

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

Enjoy autumnal fun and Halloween horrors at Chatsworth this half-term holiday. There's frighteningly good fun around every corner... join us if you dare.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Celebrate summer at Chatsworth with family fun in the house, garden, farmyard and playground.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Bring a picnic and spend a glorious summer’s evening at Chatsworth watching one of Shakespeare's most popular and best-loved comedies.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

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

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

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

Derby

An amazing superhero event on Derby parks.

Derby Parks

One Moon brings together over 200 people from across Derby’s communities to create a choreographed human wave connecting the spectacular Museum of the Moon suspended in Derby Cathedral to the River Derwent, highlighting the unbreakable connection between The Moon, Tides and Humanity.

Cathedral Green
Derby

The UK’s biggest and most spectacular Big Top show, GANDEYS returns with an all new action-packed star-studded production for all the family that you will love!

Bass' Recreation Ground
Derby

Watch the colourful parade process from Derby City Centre to Osmaston Park where a family fun day will be enjoyed by all ages.

Osmaston Park
Derby