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Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day

Type:Market

Chesterfield
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S40 1PB
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Knights at Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day

About

Join us as Chesterfield remembers it's Medieval past with the annual Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day.

The Market Place will be full of stalls selling a range of goods as well as fun and games for children also in the Market Square will be popular Proctor's Fun Fair with a variety of rides and side shows.

Head to the Medieval encampment in the grounds of the Crooked Spire Church to see knights in battle or look out for the Medieval themed entertainment across the town centre, a full programme of entertainment and where to find them can be found below.

A great day out for all the family!

Fun Fair and Stalls - Market Place
10am - 5pm

Open Day - Crooked Spire Church
10am - 4pm

Hunt the Chesterfield Sprite - Crooked Spire Church
10am – 3pm (church closes at 4pm)

Meet a Medieval Surgeon - Chesterfield Museum
10am - 4pm

Medieval Encampment - Crooked Spire Church
10am – 4.30pm

Dragon and Knight - Market Place  
11.30am – 12noon, 1.15pm – 1.45pm and 2.30pm – 3pm  

Tower Tours - Crooked Spire Church
10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Adults £6, Children £4

Medieval Beggars - Market Place and Burlington Street
10.30am – 11am, 11.30am – 12 noon, 1.30pm – 2pm and 3.pm – 3.30pm

Troop marches - Crooked Spire Church Yard to Market Place 
11am – 11.20am  and 1.30pm – 1.50pm

The Tales of Robin Hood Puppet show - Burlington Street 
11.15am – 11.45am, 12.45pm – 1.15pm and 3pm – 3.30pm

Court Jester - Rykneld Square 
11.30am – 12 noon, 1pm – 1.30pm, 2.15pm – 2.45pm and 3.30pm – 4pm

Skirmishes - Crooked Spire Church Yard 
12.30pm – 12.50pm and 2.30pm – 2.50pm

Raddle the Jester and Maiden - Market Place 
10.45am – 11.15am, 12noon – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 2pm and 3.15pm – 3.45pm

Medieval choral singing - Crooked Spire Church
12.45pm and 2.45pm

This programme is subject to last minutes changes.

Guide Prices

Free entrance

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Cash Point

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted - Free parking if booked in advance

Opening Times

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

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 (Matalan) 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.

Public Transport Directions

Short walk from Chesterfield Train Station (up hill), Chesterfield Coach Station and local bus stops.

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