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

31
MAR
FAF Comedy Present JOHN ROBERTSON
Blueys

Funny spooky stand‐ up ‐ a hotly‐ tipped comedian with good reason. ‐ The Skinnystylish alternative funny ‐ ChortleJohn Robertson is a captivating storyteller... and he knows it. Skilfully balances surprise and expectation... grimly compelling stuff. ‐ The Scotsman…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01773 689106
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02
APR
FAF Comedy Clubs
The Out of Town

The Launch of Ripleys premier Club with Steve Shanyaski Alfie Moore Scott Bennett and SupportPlus: David Lloyd Paul Imrie.Booking: http:atnd.it22694‐0…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07790 249374
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02
APR
The Bootleg Shadows
Derby Guildhall

The Bootleg Shadows bring their outstanding Tribute to Derby Guildhall for a night of foot tapping classics celebrating the music of The Shadows & Cliff Richard with plenty of humour to make it a night out to rememberRelive such fantastic hits as:…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01332 255800
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05
APR
Absolute Blondie
The Greyhound

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE GREYHOUND with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC and THE…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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10
APR
FAF Comedy present The Raymond & Mr Timpkin Revue
The Bentinck

Lightning fast choreography meets uber swift editing in a fantasmagorical collision of quality entertainment. An overload of velvet sandals and multi‐hued wool provides a startling accompaniment the whole effect being that of a slim man and a fat man putting their bums…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07790 249374
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12
APR
Wedding Fayre
Matlock Town F.C.

Aurora Fayres welcomes you to their Wedding Fayre onSunday 12th April at Matlock Town F.C.11am ‐3.30pmWe have a great variety of quality exhibitors providing an excellent range of Wedding Servicesto assist you in planning your Special Day.Free Admission Refreshments Car…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07870 895390
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14
APR
Everyone Can Meditate
Chesterfield Central Library

Meditation is a commonly used word but many dont understand its true meaning and relevance to modern living. Some think that meditation is for those who have abandoned all their worldly responsibilities. Nothing could be further from the truth as you will…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01629 581585
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17
APR
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

A Special Disco night for over 30s featuring DJs playing the very best 70s80;s 90s floor fillers.Born out of the highly successful Soul night on the first Friday of every month this…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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19
APR
Derby 10k and 3k
ipro stadium

The Sporting Futures Events team in association with The University Of Derby are pleased to announce that entries for the 2015 race are now open. The race will take place on Sunday 19th April 2015 and will once again incorporate the…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01773 841372
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23
APR
Extreme Stunt Show
Stockhill Park

Awesome Monster Trucks High Flying Motorbikes & BMX teams battle it out as BIG AIR is the name of the game this summer as our boys hit the air flying Youll be keeping your feet firmly on level ground as the…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08444 771000
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25
APR
Bakewell Food Festival
Bakewell Town Center

Bakewell is hosting its fourth food festival along with over 50 stalls there will be cookery demonstrations at the school of food tastings and discounts around the town childrens rides James McKay with his owls road shows and much much more. The…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07812 029638
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26
APR
Craft & Gift Fayre
Nealies

Craft & Gift Fayre on Sunday 26th April 2015 atNealies function room Derby Road Milford nr. Belper Derbyshire DE56 0QF11am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of stalls showcasing local talented craftspeopleFree admissionFree Car parking onsiteRefreshments available …

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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01
MAY
FAF Comedy Open MIC
Travellers

Welcome to the Grass‐roots of live Stand‐up Comedy.New acts from all over the UK will descend upon this intimate little venue to witness possibly the next big nameFREE entry to all.…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07790 249374
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02
MAY
Ghost Hunt at The Block
The Block

Built in the early 1800s to service the brewing industry in Burton the Block has seen quite a lot of history in its time. Housing both British and American troops during the 1940s as part of the ongoing war effort. …

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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03
MAY
Antiques, Vintage & Collectors Fayre
Belper Town F.C.

Bringing together an ecclectic mix of exhibitors catering for all tastes and eras.Antiques Vintage and Collectors Fayre on Sunday 3rd May 201510am ‐ 4pm at Belper Town F.C. The Nailers function room …

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07870 895390
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14
MAY
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Mansfield Palace Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01623 633133
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26
MAY
Sarah Millican X POSTPONED
Derby Assembly Rooms

Sarah Millican X POSTPONED at Derby Assembly Rooms live on Tuesday 26 May 2015 in Derby Derbyshire. To compare ticket prices for the Sarah Millican X POSTPONED event at Derby Assembly Rooms see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Stewart Francis
Winding Wheel

The star of 'Mock The Week' 'Michael McIntyre's Roadshow' and 'Live At The Apollo' embarks on a brand new tour with a fantastic and hilarious new show A brilliant comic brain... this stand‐up cracks some…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour
Winding Wheel

Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour at Winding Wheel live Comedy on Tuesday 02 June 2015 in Chesterfield Derbyshire. To compare ticket prices for the Stewart Francis Pun Gent Tour event at Winding Wheel see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
JUN
Download Festival 2015 3 Day
Donington Park

Download Festival 2015 3 Day at Donington Park in Derby on Friday 12 June 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
JUN
Download Festival 2015 Saturday
Donington Park

Download Festival 2015 Saturday at Donington Park in Derby on Saturday 13 June 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Edge-Lit 4
QUAD

EDGE‐LIT 4Saturday 11th July 10am‐10pm approxQUAD Market Place DerbyTickets £30 including access to all sessions on the day and goodie bagEdge‐Lit returns for its latest instalment with the biggest year yetAn essential day out for any writer or reader of science‐fiction fantasy…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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26
JUL
Summer Craft & Gift fayre
NEALIES Function Room

Craft & Gift Fayre on Sunday 26th July 2015 atNealies function room Derby Road Milford nr. Belper Derbyshire DE56 0QFopen 11am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of stalls showcasing local talented craftspeopleFree admissionFree Car parking onsiteRefreshments available…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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17
SEP
Peter Hook and The Light
The Venue

Peter Hook and The Light at The Venue in Derby on Thursday 17 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Peter Hook and The Light tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
SEP
Wild Ways Walk
Lady Manners School

Its back the 39th WILD WAYS WALK and a new walk THE WILD WAYS TRUNDLE returns on Saturday 19th September 2015. This classic event has taken place for over 38 years and again takes you through the picturesque Peak District in Beautiful…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: Pleasee mailus
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18
OCT
Autumn Craft & Gift Fayre
NEALIES Function Room

Aurora Fayres welcome you to an Autumn Craft and Gift Fayre on Sunday 18th October 2015 atNealies Derby Road Milford nr. Belper Derbyshire DE56 0QFopen 11am ‐ 3.30pmWe have a lovely variety of talented craftspeople offering a great range of Crafts and…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07870 895390
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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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