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

05
MAY
Seriously Funny Business With Lucy Porter
Lakeside Arts

Come and join the debate with:Tom Dening Professor of Dementia Research in the Division of Psychiatry and Applied Psychology. World leading expert in Old Age Psychiatry.Dr Gary Winship Associate Professor in the School of Education. Senior fellow Institute of Mental Health. UKCP…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
MAY
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Soul Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover card PayPal chargesA legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 Rooms.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly night out.Open…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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07
MAY
Vocals - Reach for the Stars!
Bluecoat Academy

REACH FOR THE STARS SPACE ODDITY HALF THE WORLD AWAY the space musical BLAST OFF and more And then at the concert let special lighting and sound effects add to the excitement of the performance PLUS a guest appearance by the…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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21
MAY
Absolute Bowie
One Call Stadium

. Absolutely wicked. As one who was there watching AB put me back there again. For anyone who missed it or fans who want to relive it I definitely recommend it. As close to the real thing that youll get. Enjoy. ‐…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809380
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22
MAY
Dar Williams
the Medway Centre

One of the most acclaimed and evocative artists of her generation Dar Williams has become one of the premier singersongwriters in America with a fanatical following on the US college circuit. Raised in New York Dar spent 10 years living in an…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01629 813638
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04
JUN
Pre-loved Baby and Childrens Sale
West Park Leisure Centre

As seen recently on Dragons Den Award winning nearly new sales of babies and childrens goods and equipment is coming to Nottingham on the 4th June 2016. Get everything you need for your little ones at our friendly Nearly New Sale. Buy…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07974 152420
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05
JUN
Derby Ramathon Half Marathon
ipro stadium

Building on the huge success of the previous two years Ramathon is returning even bigger and better for 2016Having firmly made its mark as Derbys premier annual running event Ramathon 2016 will see up to 5000 runners gather in the city to…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

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11
JUN
Joe Hill
QUAD

JOE HILLSaturday 11th June 7pm onwardsQUAD Market Place DerbyTickets £10 from http:www.derbybookfestival.co.ukwhats‐onjoe‐hill or call QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606Undoubtedly the most exciting talent to emerge on to the thriller scene in the last decade Joe Hill began his career with the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

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15
JUN
Wuthering Heights
Bolsover Castle

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present Emily Brontes classic love story set on the beautiful mysterious wilderness of the Yorkshire moors. This treasured story of enduring love and passion has thrilled and entranced for generations and is now brought alive on…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03703 331181
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16
JUL
Edge-Lit 5
QUAD

EDGE‐LIT 5Saturday 16th July 10am‐lateQUAD Market Place Derby DE1 3ASTickets £30 including goodie bag and access to all events on the dayThe UKs fastest‐growing genre literature event returns for its fifth yearFollowing on from a huge event in 2015 Edge‐Lit is back…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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23
JUL
Jess Glynne Splendour in 2016
Wollaton Park

Jess Glynne Splendour in 2016 at Wollaton park in Nottingham on Saturday 23 July 2016. 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…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
AUG
Cromford Steam Rally
High Acres 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 familywhilst at the same time retaining…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01629 582272
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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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