What's on inBelper


Welcome to Belper

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Belper - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Belper to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Belper

28
MAY
Sir John Savile's Household
Haddon Hall

A fully equipped Living History camp will be constructed on the grounds of Haddon Hall complete with medieval tents and a camp kitchen. Guests will carry out the everyday tasks of medieval life such as; chopping wood fetching water food preparation and…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01629 812855
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30
MAY
Al Fresco Dining Cookery Course
Nonnas Chesterfield

AL FRESCO DINING EXPERIENCELets Feast We banquet al fresco Italian style with friends great wine & unbelievable food straight from the barbeque.We show you the secrets of Italian Al Fresco dining from prepping to marinating Italian succulent meat cuts pesce spiedini and…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 012346 380025
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30
MAY
YMCA childcare - May/June 2017
Middleton Primary and Nursery School

We have access to the school hall playground fields trim trail and the schools outdoor maze which means we can offer a variety of activities ‐ the children in our clubs never get boredWere proud to be one of Nottinghamshires leading youth…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07530 283338
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02
JUN
Manfords Comedy Club
The Loft

The Loft in Matlock plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and television.facebook.commanfordscomedytwitter.commanfordscomedy…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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02
JUN
ROLLS ROYCE DERBY
Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Soul Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover cardPayPal charges A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 ROOMS.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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03
JUN
Derby Gin Jamboree
The Silk Mill

We have a saying that theres a gin out there for everyone.And thats what we want you to find when you visit a Gin Jamboree.In essence a Gin Jamboree is an opportunity to sample more than 100 gins either as a G&T…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01332 641901
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04
JUN
Ramathon Half Marathon
Pride Park Stadium Derby

Returning to the city of Derby for a fourth year the Ramathon now with a world record to its name will again be based at Derby Countys iconic Pride Park Stadium; the home of the Rams. We are delighted that…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07799 570370
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05
JUN
Election Daze - Long Eaton
Bennetts

Hosted & OpenSpace led by Lloyd DavisLloyd says this...Come and have the conversation about politics that youve been desperate to have.Nobody wants an election right now.Well not quite nobody but many people are feeling bemused by the prospect of another summer dominated…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07889 205014
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07
JUN
INSTAGRAM For Business - Beginners Half Day Worksh
Erewash Partnership - Ilkeston

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your INSTAGRAM account.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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08
JUN
LinkedIn for Business - Beginners Half Day Worksho
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your LinkedIn Profile.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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10
JUN
Derby Book Fair
The Silk Mill

As part of Derby Book Festival The Silk Mill will be hosting a Book Fair with dozens of stalls including local authors antique books new books and used books. There will be readings by the authors every hour. So if you love…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 641901
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11
JUN
Open Farm Sunday
Croots Farm Shop

A great day out for all the family Learn all about British farming and food whilst enjoying tasty food and live music from the contemporary folk band ‐ Isembards Wheel.Watch our Sheep shearing and Blacksmith displays meet our farmers learn about how…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01332 843032
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15
JUN
TWITTER For Business - Half Day Beginners Workshop
Erewash Partnership

You will leave the workshop feeling confident inspired and eager to get started on professionally maximising your business opportunities with your Twitter account.Catherine is a former Social Media & Digital Marketing Trainer for the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce eBusiness Club.She loves…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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16
JUN
Pride and Prejudice
Kedleston Hall

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
JUN
Dogs Don't Do Ballet
Deda

Biff is not like other dogs. He doesnt do dog stuff like weeing on lampposts or scratching his fleas or drinking out of the toilet. No Biff likes moonlight and music and walking on his tiptoes. You see Biff doesnt think hes…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01332 370911
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17
JUN
sinai ghost hunt
Sinai Park House

Sinai Ghost hunt Join us on one of the rare occasions that this privately lived in house opens its doors to the public Between 7 p.m. to 9 p.m on the 17 june at Sinai house Burton upon Trent 4 days before…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07936 402865
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18
JUN
Father's Day Hog Roast
The Priest House Hotel

On Sunday 18th June come on down to the Priest House by the River for an afternoon of Hog Roast beer & family fun on our beautiful Mill Stream Terrace overlooking the River Trent.Category: Other…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01332 810649
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21
JUN
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 21 a
Erewash Partnership - Ilkeston

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to grow your…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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24
JUN
Mansfield Choral sings Songs for a Summer Evening
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Following the success of our concert last summer were again inviting you to bring your own picnic and favourite tipple sit in a more relaxed cabaret style and enjoy an evening of family favourites including Danny Boy and Bridge over troubled water…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07786 801088
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04
JUL
Five Rivers Fostering @ King's Mill Hospital
King's Mill Hospital

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster CarersFor those who dont know Fostering involves children and young people being cared for…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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09
JUL
VitalityMove
Chatsworth House

The two events will will provide the platform for both families and committed runners to get involved with from 1 mile fun‐runs family relays to the more traditional 5k and 10k distances ‐ all themed to music designed to keep you moving…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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12
JUL
The Wizard of Oz
The Assembly Rooms

Little Dorothy Gale of Kansas like so many girls her age dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Come join Dorothy the Scarecrow the Tinman…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01246 827297
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13
JUL
ROCKANDBIKEFEST
ROCKANDBIKEFEST

The Rock and Bike Festival of the UK Midlands. With a great line‐up of top bands...Bringing to the stage in 2017 Girlschool. The Quireboys Dr Feelgood . John Coghlans Quo O.D. Saxon Cocked n Loaded Slither Exhibit A On The Brink.The Mocking…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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14
JUL
The Wind in the Willows
Wollaton Hall

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
JUL
Edge-Lit 6
QUAD

Edge‐Lit 615th July 2017 10am‐lateQUAD Market Place Derby DE1 3ASTickets £30 including access to all events and event goodie bagOne of the UKs favourite science‐fiction fantasy and horror writing events returns for its latest installment bringing together some of the UKs leading…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL:
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15
JUL
Edge-Lit 6 - fantasy, horror and science-fiction d
QUAD

Edge‐Lit 615th July 2017 10am‐lateTickets £30 including access to all events and event goodie bagOne of the UKs favourite science‐fiction fantasy and horror writing events returns for its latest installment bringing together some of the UKs leading authors for a packed day…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07538 611496
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01
AUG
Social Media Marketing Masterclass - 2 Days - 1 an
Erewash Partnership - Long Eaton

Get started with The Big Four social networking sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn and Instagram.Through a combination of presentations discussions demonstrations case studies and Q&A you will see hear and be shown how to use these four major social networking sites confidently to…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07768 558844
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05
AUG
Cromford Steam Rally
Highacres Farm

The Cromford Steam Rally Society has been established since 1970 and is now one of the most highly rated shows in this part of the country. The rally is of interest and amusement for the whole family whilst at the same time…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01629582272or01629 534487
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27
AUG
NOTTS SOUL ALL DAYER
Rolls Royce

Fabulous 4 rooms for dancing event in the heart of the East Midlands just off Jnct 26M1.A brand new event for the Bank Holiday Weekend. Sunday August 27th.4pm‐1am at Rolls Royce Watnall Rd Hucknall Notts NG15 6EP.4 sensational rooms of music and…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01909 515150
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17
SEP
Motown Show starring The Marvelettes
The Avenue

Book now www.goldsoul.co.uk1. Brierley Hill Civic West Midlands 8pm‐12mid FRIDAY‐SEPT 15 Ltd seating so book nowMarvelettes TourSeptember 15th Brierley Hill Civic 17.50 16 Whitby Pavilion. Book at www.whitbypavilion.co.uk17 Chesterfield. £17.5022 Northampton Picturedrome. £17.50 Contact venue direct23 Blackburn‐ King Georges…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01909 515150
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Tourist Attractions


The Heights of Abraham

The Heights of Abraham experience begins with a spectacular cable car ride above the village of Matlock Bath. Pausing high over the Derwent river, you will have a birds eye view of the valley below.Once at the summit, explore underground in two of the area's most famous…

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

See how Denby is made, 'have a go' at painting a plate, watch a free cookery demonstration in the Emporium or browse around the shops and museum. All Tours at Denby are led by experienced Tour Guides who will take you round and explain how the pottery…

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

The Ecclesbourne Valley is one of Derbyshires most lovely and unspoilt valleys, stretching from the northern outskirts of Derby, at Duffield, to Wirksworth, an ancient market town known as the Gem of the Peak. By taking the train to the lines far northern terminus at Ravenstor on its…

Kedleston Hall

Kedleston was built between 1759 and 1765 for the Curzon family, who have lived in the area since the 12th century. The house boasts the most complete and least‐altered sequence of Robert Adam interiors in England, with the magnificent state rooms retaining their great collections of paintings…

Middleton Top Engine House

Middleton Top at Middleton by Wirksworth is well sign posted. From the A6 at Cromford take the B5036 and B5035 for Ashbourne. Opening times 10.30am 5pm.The Middleton Top Countryside Centre is situated on the High Peak Trail, Middleton by Wirksworth. The Top as you might expect, is at…

Midland Railway Butterley

A Standard Gauge Railway Running Steam and Diesel Hauled Passenger Trains with a Musueum Dedicated to the Midland Railway.The Midland Railway, Butterley is the home for all things associated with the Midland Railway. There is a standard gauge line which has steam and diesel hauled passenger trains. The…

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