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

23
DEC
Christmas Soul & Motown night
Westgate Suites

The Westgate Suites West Gate Long Eaton Notts NG10 1EHAbsolutely Packed Casual but smart pleaseALWAYS THE LAST FRIDAY of the MONTH EXCEPT Decemberthe Friday before Christmas4 Rooms of Music at the EAST MIDLANDS SOUL Night; Admission £5 before 9.30 £7.50 after Open…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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29
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
Flowerpot

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JAN
From Idea to Publication - Creative Writing Course
QUAD

FROM IDEA TO PUBLICATIONEight‐week writing course with Alex DavisMonday evenings 23rd January to 13th March 2017 6:30pm ‐ 9:00pmThis popular 8 week writing course returns designed to give both absolute beginners and longer‐term writers an insight into what makes great writing …

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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04
FEB
Absolute Bowie
The Venue, Derby

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 203545
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04
FEB
Calling 1000 adults - 18-30's
Create Theatre, Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Are you 18‐30yrs or know someone who isDo you believe in the God of the Bible or are you searching for answers Youve come to the right place We are coming to flagship venue in Mansfield to launch TrustUK the 18‐30s arm…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07971 737542
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04
FEB
Vampires Rock - Ghost Train
Mansfield Palace Theatre

All aboard the Ghost TrainSteve Steinman has ramped up the vamp inthis spectacular sequel to the phenomenallysuccessful Vampires Rock. This rock‐tastichilarious musical concert lives up to its rockingreputation. A tongue in cheek story spellbindingcast fang‐tastic fire routines guitar gods andsexy vampettes take…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01623 633133
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25
MAR
Faure's Requiem
St Mark's Church,

Come and join Mansfield Choral Societys performance of Faures Requiem. Conducted by their Artistic Director Dr Peter Siepmann and accompanied by Stephen Wall and John Ogdon award winner Isaac Savage.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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04
JUN
Ramathon Half Marathon
ipro stadium

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 iPro Stadium; the home of the Rams. We are delighted that Derby…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07799 570370
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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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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

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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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