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

Red Earth Theatre in Oliver Twist
Belper School

Belper based theatre company Red Earth will be performing the premiere of their new play Oliver Twist on Wed 10 Feb at 7.30pm at Belper School Theatre. Set in a Victorian Music Hall with speciality acts Dickens fable is brought to vivid…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07743 957017
Funhouse Comedy Club
The Alfred

Funhouse Comedy is back at The Alfred Burton on Trent for another night of laughter. Headlining will be Canadian stand‐up writer and actor David Tsonso. With his friendly and confident persona he intrigues the audience with his combination of banter and impulsive…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Bandwise! 2016
Bluecoat Academy

Where is it and WhenThe next Bandwise course will take place at Bluecoat Academy Aspley Lane Nottingham NG8 5GY on Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 February followed by an informal concert for parents and friends at the Albert Hall Nottingham on Sunday…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Friends Meeting House

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07749 967064
Rolls Royce Derby
Rolls Royce

You are purchasing guaranteed entry to the next 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…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
Chubby Checker An American Legend
Winding Wheeel

Over 50 years ago He exploded onto the music scene with his number one mega hit The Twist that led to the dance craze of the same name and top 40 hits that include Lets Twist Again The Hucklebuck The Fly Limbo…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07968 851261
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
Colin Blunstone
The Flowerpot

Colin Blunstone at The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday 15 April 2016. 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 including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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

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

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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