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

30 mini rams will be displayed in a Schools’ Mini Ram Trail' around Derby Museum and Art Gallery at the same time as the main trail.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Welcome to the Derby Ram Trail; a spectacular free discovery trail, bringing a ram-pede of 30 uniquely painted 5ft ram sculptures to the streets of Derby.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Quentin Blake & John Yeoman: 50 Years of Children's Books is the first ever exhibition to celebrate Quentin Blake’s five-decade long partnership with celebrated author John Yeoman.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Join Derby QUAD for some family friendly creativity with artist Helen Jackson in their 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

A day-long community-led festival in the heart of Derby.

Cathedral Green
Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

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

Cathedral Green
Cathedral Green
Derby
DE1 3AF

An annual celebration of makers of all shapes and sizes at the new Museum of Making.

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

Try your hand at making with activities for everyone in the Studios.

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

At Derby Silk Mill, the Museum of Making will be opening on 21 May 2021. Celebrating the area’s rich history of innovation, the Museum of Making in the Derwent Valley Mills UNESCO World Heritage Site will be a contemporary space telling Derby’s 300-year history of making to inspire new creativity.

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

Coming Soon - Derby riverboat trips will commence on the River Derwent.

Exeter Bridge Boarding Platform
Derby
DE1 2ED

A fabulously festive high-flying production of friendship, music, magic lamps and making wishes.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Set sail on the high seas for a spectacular swashbuckling adventure at Derby Theatre Christmas 2021.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Join an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father as they reimagine the story of a tiny snail’s incredible trip around the world, inspired by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s much-loved picture book.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

From the producers of Singalonga Sound of Music the smash hit film musical with lyrics on screen that everyone can’t stop singing.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

A showing of Frozen II on a huge screen in Darley Park as part of a weekend of events.

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

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

Darley Park
DE22 1EN

Enjoy a brand new spin on a much-loved yarn for Christmas 2021 with a spellbinding new pantomime at Derby Arena.

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

This summer Babbling Vagabonds return to take you on an adventure into the unknown. They want to hardwire your imagination and take you on a trip that will refresh the senses, even on a hot day.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Bohemian Rhapsody returns, bringing the foot-stomping music of Freddie Mercury and Queen back to the outdoor cinema screens at Markeaton Park.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Oscar-winning big screen adaptation of the popular Broadway show.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Derby LIVE presents an outdoor screening of Rocketman starring Golden Globe winner Taron Egerton with the multi-award winning music of Elton John.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

Superhero Picnic in the Park visits Markeaton Park.

Markeaton Park
Markeaton Park
Derby
DE22 4AA

We're pleased to announce that the Slice of India Drive in Cinema will be open again from 12th April.

Slice of India
Mansfield Road
Derby
DE21 4AW

Hot August Night 2021 is going ahead as planned. Join us for "The Return To Music" with tributes to One Direction, Madonna, Rod Stewart, Cher, ABBA and Queen.

Mickleover Sports Club
Station Road
Derby
DE3 9FB

Create special memories this year with exclusive time with your favourite animal! Head out into the Derbyshire countryside and enjoy a heart warming animal encounter together.

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

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

Bluebells
Brunswood Farm
Locko Road
Derby
DE21 7AR

Dog Lovers Festival 2021 will bring you even more fun and frolics than before. The ultimate dog friendly festival set in the glorious Derbyshire Countryside.

Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road
Elvaston
Derby
DE72 3EP

We are bringing the Bustler fun to the beautiful Derbyshire suburb of Melbourne - delicious street food, craft beers & cocktails, live music and festival vibes!

The Assembly Rooms
Melbourne
Derby
DE73 8GJ

Spring Half-term children’s activity. Join us for a fun morning of crafts based on Wirksworth’s own prehistoric celebrity – the woolly rhino!.

Wirksworth Heritage Centre
31 St.Johns Street,
Wirksworth
DE4 4DS

Spring Half-term children’s activity. Make your own colourful well dressing from materials supplied.

Wirksworth Heritage Centre
31 St.Johns Street,
Wirksworth
DE4 4DS

Meet our magical unicorns and our stunning, swimming mermaid plus take part in the enchanting Pixie Trail.

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

National Forest Adventure Farm are delighted to be hosting their very first Sounds of Summer music season. Their outdoor event has an amazing lineup featuring something for everyone.

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

Join us to celebrate 10 years of the National Forest Adventure Farm with a special birthday party for Crumpet the Cow.

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

The Great British Food Festival is a fun, foodie day out for all the family, with fabulous food, drink and entertainment for all ages, travelling around the UK to lots of stunning venues in 2021!

Hardwick Hall
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
S44 5QJ

Discover the magic of Christmas at Chatsworth.

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

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

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Oscar award-winning film, A Star is Born, comes to Derby LIVE’s outdoor cinema at Markeaton Park showing two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life.

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

Various locations
Derby

A Derby Ditty is a 10-15-minute live performance on your very own door-step. Co-created out of conversations we have had with Derby communities, in particular, Derby Carers and cared for.

At Home

To kickstart the Summer Nights Film Festival 2021 events, they've teamed up with Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site to bring you an extra-special programme, Cinema in the Valley.

Derbyshire

Explore more about Derby Museums’ weird and wonderful collections with our activity sheets.

At Home