Chatsworth Country Fair


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Please check websites and local press before making plans. Remember that dates and times may be subject to change. 



 - Every 2nd Thursday and last Sunday of every month

Chesterfield Farmers' Market

9am-4pm Thursdays, 10am-2pm Sundays

01246 345 777/8

 - Every last Saturday in the month 

Farmers' Market at Bakewell Agricultural Business Centre 

9am – 2pm

01629 – 813777

Food products are the main attraction here from Bakewell Puddings to Ashbourne gingerbread and Hartington cheese, many producers hold the Peak District Environmental Quality Mark for businesses which support the National Park’s natural assets.


 - Every 1st Sunday in the month

Farmers' Market at Castleton

Hope Valley, Derbyshire.    

10.00 – 15.00
Tel: 01433 620699

 - Every 1st Thursday in the month

Farmers' Market at Buxton

Buxton Pavilion Gardens          

10 am to 3 pm


 - Every 3rd Saturday in the month

Farmers' Market at Holmesfield

Vicarage Close, S18 7WZ.            

11.30 am to 4 pm


 - Every 3rd Saturday in the month
Farmers' Market at Ashbourne

01629 76110 ext 1318

 - Every 3rd Saturday in the month

Farmers' Market at Matlock


Tel: 01629 57488


 - Every weekend until end of November

Bakewell Crafts every Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays

From Saturday February 7th until Christmas Fairs in December

10.30am-4.30am at the Brigade Hall through the gardens in
Bakewell. Lots of handmade crafts and gifts for sale.

Free Admission. 07765 404354 or email email:




Thornbridge Hall Gardens open to the Public
From Thursday 2nd April, and every September, Thornbridge Hall Gardens will be open to the public. 
An amazing selection of plants, as well as seasonal fruit and vegetables, grown by the gardeners will be available to purchase.    

Opening hours are 9am-5pm


Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 April 2015

Bakewell Food Festival  

Excellent local produce from the fabulous Peak District and surrounding areas. 


Saturday 2nd May 2015.    

10 - 4pm

Tideswell Food Food Festival

60 local food and drink stalls throughout the village offering a fantastic range of Artisan food products, hot and cold food snacks, cakes, drinks and desserts. There will also be a selection of craft and homeware stalls selling an array of wonderful products. Street entertainment will be taking place in various locations throughout the village and cookery demonstrations will be running at Tideswell School of Food throughout the day.


Thursday 14th May - Wednesday 20th May 2015

Tissington Well Dressing

6 wells to be dressed. Call Ashbourne Tourist Information Office for more information.

Tel 01335 343666


19th - 21st June 2015

L'Eroica Britannia

3 day event celebrating all that's great in cycling, food and drink in the spectacular beauty of the UK's first National Park, the Peak District.


Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June 2015

Dogs Unleashed the ultimutt doggy day out.  The next Dogs Unleashed will take place at The Bakewell Showground, Derbyshire.


Saturday 4th July 2015

Bakewell Carnival Week with all sorts of events, races and competitions for all the family throughout the week. Carnival Day is Saturday 4th July.


Sunday August 16th 2015

Charity Garden Party at Thornbridge Hall

Ashford in the Water. 10am - 4pm. free Parking. Tickets Adults £5, kids under 16 £1; concessions OAP £4


Saturday 25th July 2015

Sheldon Day village fete, a hidden gem of a day out taking place across the historic limestone village of Sheldon, near Bakewell.


Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th August 2015

Bakewell Show

The Bakewell Show is one of Derbyshire’s largest agricultural shows.  Over 300 trade stands, competitive classes for horses, dogs, cattle, sheep, goats, pigeons, poultry, horticulture, dairy & meat products, floral art, show jumping and vintage vehicles.  Together with several attractions, children’s entertainment and a varied food hall, Bakewell Show is a great day out for the whole family. 

The Bakewell Show is a great day out for the whole family and with the continuation of our "Kids go Free" policy into 2013, the Bakewell Show is even better value than ever!  In 2012 a whole family came to the show for less than a single adult ticket to a leading theme park.

Tel: (01629) 812 736   -

Wednesday 12th August 2015

The Ashover Show 2015

This year will see the 84th Ashover Show, however the Ashover Agricultural and Horticultural Society can trace its origins back to 1924.  We are proud to offer you a traditional country show which has something to entertain every member of your family.

Save money by booking your tickets on line (£1 cheaper than advertised prices, available until August 1st). Tickets available from 1 January 2013 until 1 August 2013.

Admission: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Kids aged 5-15 £3. Kids under 5 are free.

Tel: 01623 811 545


Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th August 2015

Bakewell Baking Festival  -  The World's first Baking Festival is back.





Last Updated: 15 Jun 2015