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Commonwealth Games on the big screen
Wed 4 Apr
Don't miss the brilliant events taking place in libraries!
Active living sessions
Active Living Sessions for ages 50+
Derby's premier park with so much to offer the whole family
Keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays
Learn to swim
We run learn to swim courses for a variety of ages and abilities.
Golf winter season ticket
Don't put away your clubs this winter!
You've Got Dragons
Wed 28 Mar
Fri 20 Apr
Wed 9 May
Thu 14 - Sat 16 Jun
Dirty Dancing (12)
Fri 3 Aug
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (15)
Sat 4 Aug
Jack and the Beanstalk
Sat 8 Dec - Sat 5 Jan
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
Get active on one of our parks with a round of golf
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.
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.
Don't just take it from us - read what gym users have to say about our gyms
The more you buy, the more you save with our amazing LIVEsaver offer.
Join Derby Libraries
Escape to one of our libraries
£5 tickets for 16-26 year olds!
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.
Mundy Play Centre
Enjoy lots of family friendly activities!
Children's activities in parks
Avoid "I'm bored" from your little ones!
Children can join coached courses to have fun and stay active.
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?
Farmers and Crafters' Market
Sat 21 Oct - Mon 17 Dec
A Bird Walk Through Markeaton Park
Sun 18 Feb - Sun 16 Dec
Meeting of Friends of Sinfin Moor Park Local Nature Reserve
Thu 15 Mar - Thu 20 Dec
Come and Try Orienteering at Markeaton Park
Sat 24 Mar
Family Fun Events
Sat 24 - Tue 27 Mar
Friends of Markeaton Park Easter Bingo Walk
Sun 25 Mar
Kidz Kingdom Children's Fun Fair
Wed 28 Mar - Sun 8 Apr
Sat 31 Mar
Easter Egg Hunt
Sun 1 Apr
Commonwealth Games Glory
Come and Try Orienteering at Darley Park
Sat 7 Apr
Challenge the machine
Fri 4 May
Come and Try Orienteering at Allestree Park
Sat 5 May
Spring Craft Fair
Sun 13 May
Mad About Movies
Wed 16 May
Asda Foundation Derby Half Marathon (Ramathon)
Sun 3 Jun
Youth Folk Sampler Day
The Big 1
Ey Up Mi Duck Race 2018
Tue 5 Jun
Return To The Forbidden Planet
Furthest from the Sea
Sat 16 Jun
Five Blue Haired Ladies Sitting on a Green Park Bench
Wed 20 - Sat 23 Jun
Silk Mill March, Rally & People's Festival
Sat 23 Jun
Thu 28 Jun
Race For Life and Pretty Muddy
Sat 30 Jun - Sun 1 Jul
Sun 1 Jul
Schools' Public Speaking Competition
Fri 6 Jul
Colin Potter Memorial 10k Race
Free Community Funday
Sat 7 Jul
Sunnydale Park Meadow Fun Day
Sunrise City 5k
Fri 13 Jul
Sat 14 Jul
Derby Caribbean Carnival
Sun 15 Jul
Sat 21 Jul - Sat 18 Aug
Bramblebrook Family Fun Day
Sat 21 Jul
Derby Model Boat Club Summer Regatta
Sun 22 Jul
Colour Rush 5k Fun Run
Alvaston Park Family Fun Day
Romeo and Juliet
Tue 24 - Thu 26 Jul
Sunnyhill Family Fun Day
Sat 28 Jul
Summer Musical Theatre Workshops 2018
Mon 30 Jul
Superhero Picnic in the Park
Tue 31 Jul - Thu 2 Aug
Hydrangea Derby Open Day
Sun 5 Aug
Wed 8 - Sun 19 Aug
St George’s Day Celebrations come to Derby
Mon 19 Mar 2018
Derby LIVE is pleased to announce it will once again be working with FOLK 3D and The Lost Boys Theatre Company, along with local schools and community groups to deliver an annual feast of family fun this coming St George’s Day weekend. The free city centre celebrations will be taking place on Saturd...
Derby Arena and Springwood Leisure Centre launch new Les Mills classes
Mon 12 Mar 2018
Get ready for the ultimate workout as Derby Arena and Springwood Leisure Centre launch the brand new routines for their Les Mills classes. Come and join us on Saturday 14 April at Derby Arena or Springwood Leisure Centre to take part with classes free to both members and non-members!
Derby Arena riders selected to compete in 2018 Commonwealth Games
Thu 8 Mar 2018
Five Derby Arena riders have been selected to compete for Team England, Wales and Scotland for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth games. Jonathan Wale, Ethan Vernon, Dan Bigham, Charlie Tanfield and Harry Tanfield have all been selected to compete in this year’s Commonwealth Games in Australia’s Gold ...
Enter Swimathon 2018 to raise money for Marie Curie and Cancer Research UK
Be part of raising money for Marie Curie and Cancer Research UK as part of Swimathon at Queen's Leisure Centre.
This year Swimathon is taking place from Friday 20 April to Sunday 6 May and we want to encourage you to take on different distance challenges. A challenge for everyone. A swim for all.
Why Play at Allestree Park?
Set in Allestree Park this beautiful mature golf course has some of the best views in Derby. Golf offers a chance to socialise in the outdoors, playing a sport while walking about 5 miles.
Whether you are 9 or 99, golf can be for you!
Playing at only 5728 yards, this par 68 golf course offers ever...
Top things to do outdoors in Derby this spring
Wed 7 Mar 2018
The Beast from the East has left, and now it’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the start of spring. There’s so much to do outdoors in Derby this spring, with events across Derby Parks, activities for kids and outdoor sports.
Wherever you look in Derby there are beautiful parks to enjoy the warmer we...
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The Hannells Darley Park Concert 2018 is back on Sun 2 Sep
View our Winter / Spring 2018Family Fun in Derby guide
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