What's on inDerby

Welcome to Derby

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Derby - 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 Derby to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Derby

07
FEB
Funhouse Comedy Club
Swan in the Rushes

Funhouse Comedy Club brings a Daves Leicester Comedy Festival Special night of laughter to the Swan In The Rushes Loughborough. Headlining will be the mesmerizing Welshman Steffan Alun. He captures his audiences interest with his stories on the bizarre and humdrum of…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
FEB
Start Meditating
Old School House

A series of 3 meditation classes suitable for beginners .A short simple regular meditation practice can bring vast amounts of benefit to health and well‐being.This short series of classes helps you to establish a practice .Each class consists of guided meditations practical…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01629 581585
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10
FEB
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: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07743 957017
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27
FEB
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: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01159 589312
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04
MAR
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: 2.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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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: 11.7 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01788 534489
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15
APR
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: 1 mile away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 1.4 miles away
Category: Sports

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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: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01629 582272
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Donington Park

The Donington Grand Prix Collection is, quite simply, the largest collection of Grand Prix racing cars in the world. Five halls, with over 130 exhibits, illustrate the history of motor sport from the turn of the 20th Century. Cars include examples driven by such famous names…

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…

The Bass Museum

The 'Brewing Experience Museum' incorporates large elements of the original Bass Museum. Learn about the legendary Bass family and their role in the development of brewing. The museum also celebrates the social history of the development of brewing ‐ the real life experiences and stories of the people…

Allestree Park Golf Course

Allestree Park Golf Course ‐ golf course in Derby, Derbyshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01332 550616 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Allestree Park Golf Course golf courseclub.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Ilkeston, Derbyshire. Contact venue on 0115‐932 2092 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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