Activities in Parks

Activities in Parks

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We're working with some great organisations and instructors to help everyone enjoy our parks. 

Take a look below for some of the upcoming activities and more information on how you can get involved.


Join us for weekly walks in our parks and local communities.

Find out about walking groups in the Chesterfield area.

Live Life Better Derbyshire - Exercise in the park 

Every Thursday 1pm to 1.45pm 

Free exercise sessions at Staveley King George V Playing Fields, suitable for beginners or people looking to get back to exercise. Booking is essential, please call 0800 085 2299.


Every Saturday at 9am - weekly free 5km timed run at Poolsbrook Country Park.   

Junior parkrun

Every Sunday morning at Staveley Miner's welfare Cricket Club.

Find out more about Poolsbrook parkrun and Staveley junior parkrun here.

Adapted Cycling Taster Session

First Friday of every month. 

Open cycling session for those with disabilities and their carers. Meet at Queen’s Park cricket pavilion. Find out more on the Inclusive Pedals website

Dr Bike Workshop

First Saturday of every month. 

Hosted in Queen's Park car park. Trained cycle mechanics provide bike checks, adjustments and repairs for free. Booking is required, find out more on the Inclusive Pedals website

Spital Cemetery Heritage Walking Tours

Friends of Spital Cemetery host Heritage Walking Tours from 1pm to 2pm on the second Sunday of every month. Find out more here.

Last updated on 21 April 2023