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Get into Golf
Get into Golf at Allestree Park for just £5 a game!
Mundy Play Centre
Enjoy lots of family friendly activities!
Food & Drink
Treat your tastebuds!
Lark in the Park
Family fun event
Markeaton Adventure Hub
Get ready for an outdoor adventure!
Markeaton Park makes the perfect place for events, meetings or team-building away days
Summer school holidays 2017
Join us for a host of fun activities this summer!
Events in Derby Parks
There's always something going on at one our parks. Click here to find out more.
Keep up to date with the latest news on our blog page
Footgolf is an exciting sport for the whole family to enjoy!
Markeaton Craft Village & The Orangery
The craft village has a range of workshops and businesses that sell handmade goods, gifts and run creative activities.
Derby's premier park with so much to offer the whole family
Keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays
The Hannells Darley Park Concert
Back for 2017 - Music to our ears! Buy your tickets now to save money.
Out of the Box Craft Fayre
Sun 12 Nov
Family Festivities at Markeaton Park
Sat 2 - Sun 17 Dec
Keep active and fit in our parks.
Take a scenic stroll in one of our parks
Our BMX tracks are some of the best in the country!
Children's activities in parks
Avoid "I'm bored" from your little ones!
Get active on one of our parks with a round of golf
Help to look after your nearby green space
Enjoy the great outdoors at your local park.
Playgrounds and play areas
From giant basket swings and zip wires to mazes, trim trails, sand pits and trampolines!
Head to Markeaton Park for parkrun specially designed for juniors only
Derby Mercury Go Ride Cycle Training
Wed 23 Aug - Wed 27 Sep
The British BMX Race Series
Sat 26 - Sun 27 Aug
Dig On For Victory
Sun 27 Aug
Bark in the Park Fun Dog Show
Sat 2 Sep
Markeaton Park History Walk
Sun 3 Sep
BMX Evaluation Event
Tue 5 Sep
Friends of Allestree Park Bat Walk
Fri 15 Sep
Cycle Derby Sportive North Derbyshire Challenge
Sun 17 Sep
Derby Colour Run
Derby Model Boat Club Venetian Night
Sat 23 Sep
Fri 29 - Sat 30 Sep
The Derby Festé World Circus
Fri 29 Sep
Uncle Sam's Great American Circus
Wed 4 - Sun 8 Oct
Darley Abbey Canoe Slalom Race
Sat 7 - Sun 8 Oct
Luminate Lantern & Light Festival
Sat 4 Nov
Friends of Markeaton Park Christmas Craft Fair
Sat 2 - Sun 3 Dec
Sun 3 Dec
Top Picks for August Bank Holiday weekend
Wed 23 Aug 2017
The August bank holiday weekend will soon be here and we've got some brilliant ideas to keep you entertained around Derby! From cycling events at Derby Arena and Alvaston Park to live music and family-friendly activities, the city is bursting with opportunities to get involved!
You can enjoy a pack...
Mon 7 Aug 2017
The Parks team is on social media - make sure you follow us!
We'll be posting lots of news, events and photos to keep you updated on what's happening at your local park. We'd love to see you there, so join in the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.
See you there!
Derby Parks events success
Fri 4 Aug 2017
Derby Parks hosts many events throughout the year, with a host of activities on offer for everybody to enjoy.
We are very pleased to let you know about some recent successful fundraising events!
Cancer Research UK Race for Life and Pretty Muddy took place on Sat 1 and Sun 2 July at Markeaton Park...
Chaddesden Park gets a makeover by the local community
Wed 2 Aug 2017
Chaddesden Neighbourhood Board have been actively involved in making improvements at Chaddesden Park. This included working with a voluntary group to add Summer plants to the wooden planters in the café area, along with many local residents who maintain the community garden and the gardens outside t...
Host of the Hannells Darley Park Concert revealed!
Fri 28 Jul 2017
One of the UK’s biggest outdoor classical concerts, the much-loved Darley Park Concert will be returning on Sunday 3 September in the stunning natural amphitheatre of Darley Park. The event is supported by Hannells Estates Agents, Flint Bishop Solicitors, HUUB, Mortgage Advice Bureau, PKF Cooper Par...
Membership Deal - Join now pay nothing until 15th of the next month
Sat 29 Jul 2017
Are you thinking of joining a gym, attending a fitness class or starting swimming?
Why not take out a Derby Active fitness membership, it's one complete fitness package!
JOIN NOW: Pay nothing until 15th of next month!*
Only 250 memberships available for this limited promotion.
Our range of mem...
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Visit Derby’s favourite park and one of the most popular attractions in the East Midlands.
Find out more
View our Spring/ Summer 2017Markeaton Park guide
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View our Autumn/Winter 2017Derby Active guide
View our Summer/Autumn 2017Family Fun in Derby guide
View our May - Aug 2017Derby LIVE What's On guide
View our Sep - Dec 2017Derby LIVE What's On guide