What's on in the Chesterfield Area
There’s lots going on all year round in the Chesterfield Area. See what’s happening when you plan to visit us.
The ancient Derbyshire tradition of Well Dressing deserves a special mention. This beautiful and fleeting custom is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made of natural materials – flowers, berries, leaves… See a well being dressed to find out more, or just marvel at the intricate and detailed pictures on display.
Pantomime producers Paul Holman Associates return to the Pomegranate to present the pantomime version of Beauty and the Beast. Starring Tina Barrett (S Club 7), Jon Moses (ITV's Superstar), Danny Mills and back by popular demand Rik Gaynor.
Chesterfield's famous outdoor market goes back to the Middle Ages for a day with stall holders in fancy dress, some selling goods, some with tombolas and games, as well as a ducking stool!
Entertainment includes a Medieval Encampment complete with knights, ladies, sword fights and skirmishes in the grounds of the 'Crooked Spire' Church, Medieval Beggars and lots more.
The 2014 Programme of Events will appear here shortly.