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Festivals

Chesterfield hosts several festivals throughout the year.

Chesterfield Area Walking Festival 2017

6–14 May

Explore the Chesterfield area on foot in our 11th annual Walking Festival. Stroll around pretty villages, look at flowers, listen to birds and search out dragonflies and butterflies. Take in some history, set out after tea and cakes or finish off with a pint at the local pub. Most walks are free so there’s no excuse not to join us. All are led by a fully trained guide who knows the history, wildlife and the best countryside to walk through (as well as the best pubs to visit) in the beautiful Chesterfield landscape. 

Book tickets at Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre or to book online click here

Chesterfield Festival of Cricket 2017

3–6  and 8 July


The Chesterfield Festival of Cricket with Derbyshire County Cricket Club in association with Chesterfield Borough Council this year will include the following matches.

Monday 3 July to Thursday 6 July 2017 at 11am
Derbyshire v Durham
Specsavers County Championship
Four days of traditional first class cricket

Saturday 8 July 2017 at 2.30pm
Derbyshire Falcons v Yorkshire Vikings
NatWest T20 Blast
Local derby which sold out in advance last year - buy your tickets early!

Chesterfield Market Festival 2017

26–29 October

Events galore around Chesterfield Market, including a 1940s market and young person's market. There's plenty to do for all the family. A full programme will be available in September.


Last updated on 08 August 2017