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what’s on this summer in the Peak District

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June 27, 2023 · 10 MIN READ

Enjoy the summer months in the Peak District with these events that are on in the area.

Make the most of the summer this year by incorporating one or two of these events that are on. Whether you are heading to the Peak District for a holiday or you are from the area this list of events will be useful for you. Have a read below and see which ones fit into your plans and sound like something you and your group will enjoy.

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Peak District Highland Games 2023

where? Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Lane, Matlock, DE4 5LH

when? 27th August 2023

time? 9am – 5.30pm

how much? adults £19.95, children £15.95, toddler £12.95, seniors & students £16.95

other info:

  • See the country’s leading strong men and women
  • Unique day out watching super events
  • Market, games, food and drink, animal activities and more

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Bakewell Country Festival 2023

where? Bakewell Agricultural and Horticultural Society, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AH

when? 16th July 2023

time? 9am – 5pm

how much? tickets £12

other info:

  • Traditional agricultural elements to enjoy
  • Plenty of family activities and entertainment
  • Food, drink, shopping and more

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Craft, Quirky & Vintage Special Market

where? Buxton Market, Buxton, SK17 6EQ

when? 5th August 2023

time? 9am – 3pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • Explore the stalls in this unique shopping experience
  • Find crafts, quirky and vintage items
  • Great day out for the family

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Tissington Craft Fair

where? Tissington Village Hall, The Green, Ashbourne, DE6 1RA

when? 26th August – 28th August 2023

time? 10.30am – 4.30pm

how much? Free

other info:

  • 11 different stalls each day
  • Various handmade products available to buy
  • A unique shopping experience over the summer bank holiday

Tansley Food & Drink Festival

where? Tansley Cross Roads, Derbyshire, DE4 5GF

when? 13th August 2023

time? 10am – 6pm

how much? advance tickets £5, on the day tickets £8

other info:

  • Enjoy exploring a unique festival
  • Plenty of artisan food, drink and craft stalls
  • Street food, bars, coffee stands and more

The Luna Cinema at Chatsworth House

where? Chatsworth House, Bakewell, DE45 1PP

when? 17th August – 19th August 2023

time? 8.30pm – 10.30pm

how much? tickets from £18.50

other info:

  • Pride and Prejudice, Top Gun: Maverick, Grease
  • Unique and fun experience for all the family
  • Food and drink available to buy
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