image for Food and Drink Event item typeStreet Food and Grooves Festival at Chesterfield Market

Food and Drink Festival, from 11 May 2018, free entry

Chesterfield General Market

Chesterfield General Market


Edge Events

07795 510337


Market Place,
S40 1PB

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Edge Events are excited to bring you this brand new and exciting event taking place in New Square, Chesterfield.

Launch Party - Friday 11 May, 6pm-11pm
Come and celebrate in the Market Arena where you can party the night away to live music in our festival style 500 capacity marquee. Here you will find a choice of world street food, great ales, bespoke Gin and Vodka, Prosecco and a selection of wines. What a great way to kick start the festival weekend!

Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 May, from 9am
The event will start at 9am both mornings in the market arena and people should expect an eclectic delight of street food traders showcasing their cuisines from around the world inc vegan and vegetarian dishes. To compliment there will be cold foods which will include cheeses, pickles & preserves, baked goods and sweets! washed down with a variety of bespoke alcoholic and non-alcoholic based drinks. All accompanied by live music within the festival style marquee which starts at 11am.

For the adventurous peeps who fancy a Milonga or maybe some morning yoga check the section below for full programme.

There will also be plenty of things going on for the little ones so there really will be something for everybody to enjoy!

Grooves in the Marquee
From 11am to 11pm both Saturday and Sunday, there will be a full programme of live music taking place in the arena marquee. Expect to see all types of styles to suit every musical pallet, ranging from acoustic artists, original songwriters to full cover bands from across the region.

Eat, Move and Groove in the Assembly Rooms
Feed your mind, body and soul throughout the festival weekend from 10am until 4pm both days. With a range of sessions including dance demonstrations, yoga, fitness classes, workshops and social dancing. All sessions will be FREE ENTRY TO ALL so if you're a seasoned dancer or just wanting to have a go at something new then take a look at our programme below.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

Changing places toilet available in Market Hall.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 11 May 2018 18:00 to 23:00
Sat 12 - Sun 13 May 2018 09:00 to 23:00


Free entry



See location of Chesterfield Market on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 382710  Lat: 53.23465 Long: -1.42914

Chesterfield Market is signposted from all town centre car parks.

From North/South
Leave M1 at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Select left hand lane and take first left (Beetwell Street). Follow road for approx 500 yards (passing Coach Station on left), and turn left down Park Road. Take first left turning into Beetwell Street multi storey car park.

For surface car parks at traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select right lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in right lane and, at traffic lights turn right (Spa Lane). Take 1st left and car parks on left and right

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 2nd exit turning left into Rutland Road (surface car parks). Select right hand lane at traffic lights at top of hill and turn right. Take 3rd right turning (Rose Hill West) and turn into car park on left or right.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Chesterfield station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Changing places toilet available in Market Hall.

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