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Student Gym Membership offer
From just £22.50 a month
Derby's premier park with so much to offer the whole family
Golf winter season ticket
Don't put away your clubs this winter!
Beauty & the Beast
Tue 5 - Sun 31 Dec
Thu 19 Apr
Sun 1 Jul
Events in Derby Parks
There's always something going on at one our parks. Click here to find out more.
Get active on one of our parks with a round of golf
Keep up to date with the latest news on our blog page
Find out more about the gym memberships we offer
Derby LIVE events
Drama, comedy, music, family, talks, dance - we've got it all at Derby LIVE!
Classes are a great way to stay fit, meet new people and even try out a new hobby
Book a pitch to play with friends!
Check out our sports facilities available to hire.
Keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays
Check out the great clubs you can join in our libraries.
Search the library catalogue
Take a dip in the pool - find out about our swimming facilities.
Get involved! Derby Arena is the Midlands' brand new hub for track cycling.
The more you buy, the more you save with our amazing LIVEsaver offer.
Join Derby Libraries
Escape to one of our libraries
Don't just take it from us - read what gym users have to say about our gyms
Corporate gym memberships
Raise your team's spirit with our corporate memberships
The Movement membership
Our Movement gym membership is specifically designed for 11-17 year olds.
Our range of leisure cards offer great discounts at our facilities.
£5 tickets for 16-26 year olds!
Mundy Play Centre
Enjoy lots of family friendly activities!
Children's activities in parks
Avoid "I'm bored" from your little ones!
Markeaton Adventure Hub
Get ready for an outdoor adventure!
Find out which sports clubs use our facilities and see if you can find your next hobby.
Why not hold your next birthday party at one of our leisure facilities?
Children can join coached courses to have fun and stay active.
October Half-Term Fun Fair
Fri 20 - Sun 29 Oct
Farmers and Crafters' Market
Sat 21 Oct - Mon 17 Dec 2018
Derby Poppy Day
Sat 4 Nov
Western Power Distribution Derby 10 Mile Race
Sun 12 Nov
Christmas Arts & Craft Fair
Fri 1 - Sat 23 Dec
Friends of Markeaton Park Christmas Craft Fair
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Dec
Stargazing on Alvaston Park
Sat 27 Jan
The Hannells Darley Park Concert 2018
Sun 2 Sep
Pledge to Protect Derby Libraries from closure
Fri 20 Oct 2017
Derby City Council is committed to ensuring a sustainable service is delivered in all ten of the proposed Community Managed Libraries (CMLs). One of the key 50 Council pledges is to protect Derby’s libraries from closure. This is an important part of the Council’s ambition to achieve a strong and re...
Derby set for best ever Christmas Festive Spectacular
Thu 19 Oct 2017
This year Derby is set for its best ever Christmas festive spectacular, with seasonal fun for everyone over the festive season.
Derby LIVE and Derby-based producers Little Wolf Entertainment will be staging the dazzling, star-studded, family pantomime Beauty and the Beast at Derby Arena, as the Gu...
Top 10 things for Students to do In Derby
Mon 16 Oct 2017
Derby has lots to offer students who want to have an active social life, enjoy their free time and make friends locally, alongside their studies. Whether they’re interested in keeping fit, experiencing the local culture or simply trying something new, there is something affordable for all students t...
Swim Offer - 2 swim for £6
Enjoy a swim with a friend this Autumn
As the nights draw in and winter arrives, come along to Queen's Leisure Centre with a friend and be active by swimming.
Whether you and your friend are keen fitness swimmers, or just like a leisurely swim, Queen's will have something in our swim programme for...
Strong interest received for Community Managed Libraries
Fri 13 Oct 2017
Following the Community Managed Library (CML) briefings in September and the registration of interest deadline on Monday 9 October, Derby City Council has received twelve registrations of interest covering all ten of the proposed Community Managed Libraries.
Many individuals have also submitted a V...
Autumn Fun in Derby
Wed 11 Oct 2017
Autumn is here and we've got some brilliant ideas to keep you entertained around Derby, despite the weather getting colder! From local parks events to the best things to watch, the city is buzzing with activity!
Dedicated golfers can take advantage of quieter courses and enjoy unlimited rounds of g...
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The school holidays offer plenty of opportunities for the kids to enjoy a variety of activities across our facilities, guranteed to keep everybody happy.
View our Summer/Autumn 2017Family Fun in Derby guide
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View our Autumn/Winter 2017Derby Active guide
View our May - Aug 2017Derby LIVE What's On guide
View our Sep - Dec 2017Derby LIVE What's On guide