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

26
AUG
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Kedleston Hall

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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26
AUG
EAST MIDLANDS Soul 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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02
SEP
ROLLS ROYCE DERBY
Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Soul Night Derby on the 1st Friday of the month. Price includes a booking fee to cover cardPayPal charges A legendary venue in the East Midlands in 2 ROOMS.This delightful setting is the centre for a fabulous monthly…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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09
SEP
St Giles Hospice Riverside Run
Burton Library

A picturesque parkland route our annual Riverside Run is always very popular. Take on the challenge and cross the finish line with a smile on your face and a shiny medal round your neckLast years Riverside Run was a great success: over…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01543 432538
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11
SEP
Big Walkies Chesterfield
Holmebrook Valley Country Park

Doggies and dog lovers in Chesterfield Walkies just got BIGGER and youre invited Join BIG Walkies 2016 to sniff out more trees more fun and more reasons to slobber.Sign up with your dog your family without a dog or join BIG Walkies…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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11
SEP
G4 Back For Good Tour 2016
Winding Wheel Theatre

Having reunited in 2014 G4 are now officially Back For Good.Hail the kings of Popera Daily MailA 5 masterclass in delivery tone and performance Celebrity RadioA pitch‐perfect performance Frost MagazineVocally Flawless Entertainment FocusSpecial Guests: G4 will join forces with the latest singing…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07989 302532
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18
SEP
CHAIRMEN OF THE BOARD 'Live'
PALACE THEATRE

70s hitmakers CHAIRMEN OF THE BOARD plus Soul&Motown night with full live band. Enjoy those great 70s hits GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME YOU GOT ME DANGLING ON A STRING EVERYTHING TUESDAY AND MANY MORE.Venue: PALACE THEATRE LEEMING ST MANSFIELD…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01909 515150
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25
SEP
A. S. PARTY EVENTS WEDDING FAYRE
Proact Stadium

The Proact Stadium is a landmark building locally regionally and nationally. A unique first sporting stadium in North Derbyshire.So if youre looking for a good venue for your Wedding Day why not choose a great venue. Whether you are an avid Spireite…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07867 917795
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09
OCT
A. S.PARTY EVENTS WEDDING FAYRE
Hasland Village Hall

The Hasland Village Hall in Eastwood Park is a great venue for all occasions allowing you to create your perfect wedding day with your own colour scheme and theme.Come and see it for yourself Sunday 9th October. Its the perfect opportunity to…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07867 917795
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15
OCT
Derby Writers Day
QUAD

DERBY WRITERS DAYSaturday 15th October 10am‐4pmQUAD Market Place Derby DE1 3ASTickets £35 including event goodie bagBook at QUAD Box Officer or at http:www.derbyquad.co.ukspecial‐eventderby‐writer‐s‐day‐2016.aspxFollowing on from the success of last years inaugural event Derby Writers Day returns for another superb day for anyone…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01332 290606
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29
OCT
Spooky Sprint Wollaton Hall
Wollaton Park

We dare you to run in the Spooky Sprint a spine‐tingling different race A run in the dark with only a head torch to light your way which will test your nerve as well as your fitness. Its so good its…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321314
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26
NOV
Orff's Carmina Burana
Queen Elizabeth Academy

Come and join Mansfield Choral Society for an evening exploring the fickleness of fortune and wealth the ephemeral nature of life the joy of the return of Spring and the pleasures and perils of drinking gluttony gambling and lust as depicted in…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
MAR
Faure's Requiem
Queen Elizabeth Academy

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: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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