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

03
JUL
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 Rooms.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly night out.Open 8pm‐1am Admission £6 before 9pmplease be advised the venue fills up quickly and can reach capacity by 9pm on most events…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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07
JUL
Reuse before you recycle your PC!
Unit 3, Spire Walk Business Park

Computers 4 Africa provides a simple solution for the disposing of your redundant working PC. Your computer could be reused giving someone else a better way of life better education and better opportunities.Our charity encourages the local community to drop off their…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03000 112233
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08
JUL
This Place
Old Library

Over the past year New Perspectives has supported 3 regionally based emerging writers Alison Dunn Imogen Joyce and Saraa Rain to each create a bold tender and comic new short play inspired by places across the East Midlands.This Place explores familiar places…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01159 272334
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10
JUL
Edge-Lit 4 presents Jenny T Colgan
QUAD

EDGE‐LIT PRESENTSJENNY T COLGAN Friday 10th July 7pm‐8pmQUAD Market Place DerbyTickets £5 inc. £2 off at event bookstall or FREE with your Edge‐Lit 4 ticketOver the last fifteen years Jenny T Colgan has written a number of bestselling womens fiction titles. A…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 07896 228367
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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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11
JUL
Mansfield Choral Society's Dido & Aeneas
Queen Elizabeth Academy

This summer sees Mansfield Choral Society return to Queen Elizabeth Academy Mansfield to perform pieces from Mendelsshon and they are delighted to be joined by soloists from Cantamus Girls Choir to perform Purcells Dido and Aeneas.They are accompanied by saraBande and Michael…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01623 883277
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25
JUL
Early Doors UK tour
Derby Theatre

First night under new management. A brother and sister are reopening their much‐loved family pub for the first time since their mothers passing. Will it be a success Lets hope so Either way they are certainly not allowing any mourning tonight.Join the…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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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08
AUG
sinai psychic event
sinai house

Sinai has reputedly 168 ghosts some of these include a murderous monka regiment of ghost soldiersthe white lady the angry abbothung witches a sad mother and many many more Needless to say sinai is very haunted and was investigated by most haunted…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07936 402865
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13
AUG
The Secret Garden
Bolsover Castle

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03703 331181
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30
AUG
GrouseFest 2015
The Grouse Inn

Back for a 3rd year with 11 of the best acts from across the regionFeaturing... Jake & Elwood ‐ The Best Blues Brothers Show In The World... Ever Crackin Right Foot ‐ awesome indie rockers Towards The Sun ‐ Party Metal Full…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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01
SEP
Mansfield Town FC Business Academy
One Call Stadium

Monthly Business networking event at the famous One Call Stadium.Business Academies is a ground breaking and innovative means of bringing businesses and consumers together. Through our unique partnerships with professional sports clubs and the businesses surrounding those clubs we have the means…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01623 884900
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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 love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
SEP
Wild Ways Walk
Lady Manners School

It's 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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23
SEP
The Bachelors Show
The Festival Hall Leisure Centre

An afternoon of music and fun starring The Bachelors with John Stokes who will be performing their hits from the 60s plus many more memorable songs. They will be joined by International singing star Caroline Fields and a supporting cast...Music will be…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01623 458154
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13
OCT
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Winding Wheel

The hottest funniest production this side of Bangkok is back with their brand new show Beauties and the Beats taking the UK to the highest levels of frantic fun lively laughter and unabated euphoria that only the Lady Boys know howThis years…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01246 345222
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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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03
NOV
The Sunshine Underground
The Venue

The Sunshine Underground is well on their way to being the next big thing. Named after the hit song by The Chemical Brothers The Sunshine Underground formed as a band of friends in college. They…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
NOV
Derby County FC Business Academy
ipro stadium

Monthly Business networking event at the famous iPro Stadium.Business Academies is a ground breaking and innovative means of bringing businesses and consumers together. Through our unique partnerships with professional sports clubs and the businesses surrounding those clubs we have the means to…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01623 884900
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24
NOV
Bellowhead
Winding Wheel

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Sarah Millican
Derby Theatre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
APR
Sustainable Nuclear Energy Conference
East Midlands Conference Centre

Looking at the nuclear cycle from cradle to grave with a focus on current reactor systems future systems and fuels advanced fuel cycles and the new challenges of decommissioning and waste management.Call for papers now openFollowing on from the success of the…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01788 534489
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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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