Things To Do

Mixed Traffic Gala at Peak Rail

30 September 2023 - 1 October 2023

Variety of steam and diesel engines will be running over the weekend.

For the whole weekend you will be able to ride on a selection of different locomotives both steam and diesel as the travel up and down the Peak Rail track between Matlock and Rowsley South.

Address

Platform 2, Matlock station.
Walk over the footbridge and down the Sainsbury’s ramp to Peak Rail's Platform entrance.

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More events

Feb 24

High Peak Junction Railway Workshops Forge Day

Have a go at being a blacksmith on the historic forge and make a poker to take home and keep, in some of the world's earliest railway buildings.

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Feb 22 Feb 24

Tom Said Beer Festival at Campbell Street Brewing Company

Tom Said Micropub are holding their 2nd annual Beer Festival at the Campbell Street Brewing Company in Belper. 15 Beers available

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Feb 22 Feb 24

Bustler Derby Winter Village street food market

This winter Bustler are bringing you the ultimate indoor street food market, with food, drink and entertainment all under one roof.

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Feb 22 Feb 25

Dark Beer Festival at The Angels Micro Pub

5th dark beer festival coming up from the 22nd to 25th Feb!
10+ dark beers available, Porters, Stouts & Milds

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Mar 3

Antiques and Vintage Fair

Antiques and collectables fair at Cromford Mills

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Mar 1 Mar 4

Derby Book Festival Spring edition 2024

Derby Derby Book Festival returns for its Spring Edition from 1-4 March 2024.

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Mar 9

Belper Farmer’s Market

The monthly Belper Farmer's market is a great place to find local food producers, including local cheeses, honey, bread, brownies and cakes, pies, fish as well as coffee, chocolates, olives and local bottled beers and locally made craft products.

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Mar 16

Matlock Makers Market

Artisan market of makers and food producers

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Mar 17

Artisan Market at Cromford Mill

Artisan Market showcasing local makers, artisans and producers

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Mar 28 Mar 30

Bustler Derby Winter Village street food market

This winter Bustler are bringing you the ultimate indoor street food market, with food, drink and entertainment all under one roof.

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Mar 30

High Peak Junction Railway Workshops Forge Day

Have a go at being a blacksmith on the historic forge and make a poker to take home and keep, in some of the world's earliest railway buildings.

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Mar 30 Apr 1

Easter weekend at Heights of Abraham

Come and celebrate Easter at the Heights of Abraham.

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Apr 10

High Peak Junction Railway Workshops Forge Day

Have a go at being a blacksmith on the historic forge and make a poker to take home and keep, in some of the world's earliest railway buildings.

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Apr 13

Belper Farmer’s Market

The monthly Belper Farmer's market is a great place to find local food producers, including local cheeses, honey, bread, brownies and cakes, pies, fish as well as coffee, chocolates, olives and local bottled beers and locally made craft products.

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Jan 26 Apr 14

Lego Lake District at the Museum of Making

Dive into the world of LEGO® at the Museum of Making

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Apr 21

Artisan Market at Cromford Mill

Artisan Market showcasing local makers, artisans and producers

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Apr 21

Cable Car 40th Birthday Party

Celebrate 40 years of the Cable Car at Heights of Abraham

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Apr 21

Artisan Market at Cromford Mill

Artisan Market showcasing local makers, artisans and producers

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Apr 28

Cromford Mills Dog Show 2024

An event celebrate for the whole family, celebrating our canine best friends.

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May 4

High Peak Junction Railway Workshops Forge Day

Have a go at being a blacksmith on the historic forge and make a poker to take home and keep, in some of the world's earliest railway buildings.

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May 5

Antiques and Vintage Fair

Antiques and collectables fair at Cromford Mills

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May 4 May 6

Victorian Weekend Celebrations At Heights of Abraham

Celebrate the Heights of Abraham's Victorian Heritage

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May 5 May 6

Belper Arts Trail 2024

The 11th annual Belper Arts Trail will take place around the centre of Belper involving community centres, shops, businesses, pubs, churches and some private houses.

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May 3 May 6

Princess and Pirate Weekend at Gullivers

Princess and Pirate Weekend at Gulliver's Kingdom including Princess and Pirate Parade.

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May 11

Belper Farmer’s Market

The monthly Belper Farmer's market is a great place to find local food producers, including local cheeses, honey, bread, brownies and cakes, pies, fish as well as coffee, chocolates, olives and local bottled beers and locally made craft products.

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May 11

Introduction to blacksmithing at High Peak Junction

Skilled blacksmiths will walk you through the creation of a simple metalworking object, such as a BBQ fork, fire poker, or coat hook. Event by Derbyshire County Council.

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May 19

Artisan Market at Cromford Mill

Artisan Market showcasing local makers, artisans and producers.

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May 18 May 19

Big Music Weekend at Heights of Abraham

Celebrate Heights of Abraham's special 50th anniversary.

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May 20

50th Anniversary Celebration at the Heights of Abraham

Event to mark 50 years of the Pugh family's stewardship.

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May 25

Introduction to blacksmithing at High Peak Junction

Skilled blacksmiths will walk you through the creation of a simple metalworking object, such as a BBQ fork, fire poker, or coat hook. Event by Derbyshire County Council.

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