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Active Living Sessions for ages 50+
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We run learn to swim courses for a variety of ages and abilities.
May Half Term Activities
Keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays
Wed 9 May
Thu 14 - Sat 16 Jun
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (15)
Sat 4 Aug
The Hannells Darley Park Concert 2018
Sun 2 Sep
Jack and the Beanstalk
Sat 8 Dec - Sat 5 Jan
Events in Derby Parks
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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
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Check out our sports facilities available to hire.
Check out the great clubs you can join in our libraries.
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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.
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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!
Corporate gym memberships
Raise your team's spirit with our corporate memberships
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
Moving as one
Sun 29 Apr
Challenge the machine
Fri 4 May
England Handball Finals Weekend
Sat 5 - Sun 6 May
Come and Try Orienteering at Allestree Park
Sat 5 May
May Fest 'Derby Arboretum's Village Fayre'
Sun 6 May
Spring Craft Fair
Sun 13 May
Mad About Movies
Wed 16 May
Celebrating the Harry Potter Books with Fleurble Laffalot
Sat 2 Jun
Asda Foundation Derby Half Marathon (Ramathon)
Sun 3 Jun
Youth Folk Sampler Day
The Big 1
Ey Up Mi Duck Race 2018
Sat 9 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
The Derby Charity Classic Car and Retro Show
Sun 8 Jul
Sunrise City 5k
Fri 13 Jul
Sat 14 Jul
Derby Caribbean Carnival
Sun 15 Jul
Thu 19 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
Dirty Dancing (12)
Fri 3 Aug
Hydrangea Derby Open Day
Sun 5 Aug
Wed 8 - Sun 19 Aug
Stones and Bones
Thu 9 - Sat 11 Aug
Big Fun Run and Dog Jog Derby
Sat 18 Aug
Derby Arena to host England Handball Finals
Wed 18 Apr 2018
On Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May Derby Arena will be hosting the England Handball Finals Weekend.
The National Finals weekend is a festival of handball with the under -16, under-19, National Shield and National Cup Finals all taking place over the weekend.
Alongside the national finals, Regional a...
What's your favourite tree?
Green Flag Award are asking the question Which is your favourite tree?
Quercus robur (English Oak): Supports a huge variety of wildlife, majestic structure, iconic landscape tree.
Tilia petiolaris (Weeping Silver Lime): Wonderful winter structure, butter-yellow autumn foliage.
Derby athletes triumph at 2018 Commonwealth Games
Tue 17 Apr 2018
Derby Arena athletes have achieved unprecedented success alongside City of Derby swimmers at this year’s Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Several gold, silver and bronze medals have been won, and Team England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have all benefited from the achievements of Derb...
Derby Pantomime wins national award and secures Britain’s best baddie
Beauty and the Beast has won Best Staging and Set at the Great British Pantomime Awards which took place at new Wimbledon Theatre on Sunday. The star-studded family pantomime was co-produced by Derby LIVE and Little Wolf Entertainment and staged at Derby Arena last Christmas. We are also pleased to ...
Queen's Leisure Centre Essential Lift Maintenance
Thu 12 Apr 2018
Due to essential lift improvement works taking place the lift at Queen's Leisure Centre will not be available for use between 1 and 23 May.
We have tried to answer your questions below, but please contact Queen's Leisure Centre directly if you need any further information regarding the lift mainte...
Pantomime Dance Auditions Announced
Wed 11 Apr 2018
We are pleased to announce the date of the annual auditions for the pantomime children's ensemble. The open auditions will take place at Derby Arena on Sunday 24 June.
Jack and the Beanstalk will be staged at Derby Arena from Saturday 8 December 2018 to Saturday 5 January 2019.
Producer Little Wol...
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