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The Big Family Read
Derby Libraries’ Big Family Read
New Atlantis Splash Inflatable Birthday Parties!
Family Festivities at Markeaton Park
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Dec
Watch Rhymetime videos with your little ones
Derby's premier park with so much to offer the whole family
Learn to swim
We run learn to swim courses for a variety of ages and abilities.
Fri 29 Oct
Magic of Motown
Fri 27 May
Whitney - Queen of the Night
Sat 5 Mar
Flutter & Fly
Sun 24 Oct 2021
Derby Vegan Market
Sun 14 Nov
Tue 8 Mar
Christmas Lights Switch-On
Sat 13 Nov
Fri 10 Dec - Sat 8 Jan
Circus of Horrors
Fri 21 Jan
Queen Machine Symphonic
Wed 14 Sep
Events in Derby Parks
There's always something going on at one our parks. Click here to find out more.
Find out more about the gym memberships we offer
Keep up to date with the latest news on our blog page
Derby LIVE events
Drama, comedy, music, family, talks, dance - we've got it all at Derby LIVE!
Get active on one of our parks with a round of golf
Get involved! Derby Arena is the Midlands' brand new hub for track cycling.
Check out the great clubs you can join in our libraries.
Book a pitch to play with friends!
Search the library catalogue
Take a dip in the pool - find out about our swimming facilities.
Classes are a great way to stay fit, meet new people and even try out a new hobby
Check out our sports facilities available to hire.
Easter Egg Hunt Trail
Sat 9 - Sun 24 Apr
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
Our range of leisure cards offer great discounts at our facilities.
The Movement membership
Our Movement gym membership is specifically designed for 11-17 year olds.
Corporate gym memberships
Raise your team's spirit with our corporate memberships
Children's activities in parks
Avoid "I'm bored" from your little ones!
Mundy Play Centre
Enjoy lots of family friendly activities!
Find out which sports clubs use our facilities and see if you can find your next hobby.
Children can join coached courses to have fun and stay active.
Why not hold your next birthday party at one of our leisure facilities?
RuPaul's Drag Race UK: The Official Tour
Fri 25 Mar
Derby Market Place Alfresco Dining and Sessions
Until Fri 26 Nov
Move More Derby Proud Ambassadors - Two day Takeover
Tue 26 - Wed 27 Oct
BMX Track Opening Celebrations
Sat 30 Oct
Seven Drunken Nights
Halloween Quiz Night-mare
Sat 30 - Sun 31 Oct
RVE Modern Railway Expo & Conference
Thu 4 Nov, 9:30am - 4pm
Framed: The Alice Wheeldon Story
Wed 10 Nov
The Derby 10 Mile
Alpha Pro Creative Full Band Open Mic & Addictive Philosophy Album Launch
Sun 21 Nov 12pm
RatCat Music presents: Music in the Market Place!
Fri 26 Nov
Asda Foundation Derby Half Marathon
Sun 28 Nov, 9:15am
The Hungry Troll’s Christmas Dinner
Fri 3 - Thu 30 Dec
Derby Santa Run
Sun 5 Dec, 10am-1pm
Santa Visits Alvaston Park
Sun 5 Dec, 12pm - 4pm
Fri 10 - Wed 22 Dec
What's Love Got To Do With It?
Sun 23 Jan
Sat 28 May
Professor Brian Cox
Tue 20 Sep
Fri 30 Sep 2022
Inspiring BMX Olympians of the future, with the opening of Osmaston Park BMX track
Tue 19 Oct 2021
Springwood gym to be relocated during essential maintenance work
Thu 14 Oct 2021
Derby’s Parks Awarded Green Flag status
Get ready for the big Christmas lights switch on
Wed 13 Oct 2021
UK City of Culture longlist success is just the start
Fri 8 Oct 2021
Back on track: The Velodrome Returns
Thu 30 Sep 2021
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Enjoy a brand new spin on a much-loved yarn for Christmas 2021 with a spellbinding new pantomime at Derby Arena.
View our 2021/21Family Fun in Derby guide
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View our 2020Derby Active Guide
View our 2020/21Markeaton Park guide
View our Sep - Dec 2021Derby LIVE What's On guide
Information relating to Coronavirus
Please note that due to the pandemic and in line with the latest government advice, facilities may be closed and some events cancelled or postponed. Visit our news pages.