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Don’t miss out on a year of great golfing.
Don't miss the brilliant events taking place in libraries!
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.
May Half Term Activities
Keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays
Thu 14 - Sat 16 Jun
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (15)
Sat 4 Aug
The Hannells Darley Park Concert 2018
Sun 2 Sep
National Omnium 2018
Sun 14 Oct
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.
Get active on one of our parks with a round of golf
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!
Find out more about the gym memberships we offer
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.
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
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
Sat 28 Apr - Sat 30 Mar
Markeaton Junior Park Run
Sun 29 Apr - Sun 31 Mar
Elmer themed story and craft time
Sat 26 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
Out of the Box Craft Market
Sat 9 Jun - Sat 13 Oct
Ey Up Mi Duck Race 2018
Sat 9 Jun
Return To The Forbidden Planet
Furthest from the Sea 2018
Sat 16 Jun
Spirit of Chellaston
Derby Yoga Festival
Sun 17 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
Mini Beast Hunt
Sat 30 Jun
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
Bark in the Park Fun Dog Show
Sun 26 Aug
Parade to commemorate Merchant Navy Day
Fri 31 Aug
Derby’s New Swimming Pool Complex is on time and on track to open in 2020
Tue 22 May 2018
Work towards delivering Derby's ambitious New Swimming Pool Complex at the Moorways site is moving apace. The new facility will include a 50m ten lane pool, learner pool, leisure water, sauna & steam, gym, exercise studios, soft play and multi-use rooms.
Part one of the New Swimming Pool Comple...
Get involved with interactive theatre in Derby this Summer!
Get in on the action with our interactive theatre this summer, flex your detective skills with Whodunnit?!, catch the Golden Thief on A Wild Walk, or improve your musical theatre skills with the Summer Musical Theatre Workshop.
As part of our Outdoor Theatre and Cinema Season you can take part in B...
All Rise for Jack in this year’s Pantomime
Fri 18 May 2018
Blue singer, West End performer and Hollyoaks actor Duncan James is to headline this year’s pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at Derby Arena, playing the title role.
Blue singer Duncan was most recently seen playing the role of Ryan in the popular Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks. He achieved signific...
Celebrate the Royal Wedding with a free one day pass!
Tue 8 May 2018
Make sure you take advantage of our FREE 1 Day Gym Pass. We're celebrating the Royal Wedding with a favour from us to you, a free one day pass! This offer will be available until Saturday 19 May so don't miss out on claiming your pass before then!
Where can I use my FREE 1 day gym pass at?
Keys handed over to Derby's first Community Managed Library
Fri 4 May 2018
Plans for Sinfin Library to become the city’s first Community Managed Library are moving forward as Derby City Council hand the keys over to Direct Help and Advice (DHA).
Work will take place over the coming weeks to prepare the building for services to resume on Monday 14 May. The Council will als...
Capability Garden launches at Markeaton Park
Wed 2 May 2018
On Friday 20 April we launched our Capability Garden in Markeaton Park. This is a dementia friendly garden, created by and for people living with dementia, their families and carers.
We were so excited to invite people of all ages to celebrate this new gardening space and love having the community ...
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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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