Events in Ashbourne

Ashbourne Visitors Centre
For further details of events in Ashbourne and Derbyshire please contact the Ashbourne Visitors Centre on 01335 343666 or email vic@ashbournetc.co.uk
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Story Time at Ashbourne Library 10:00 am
Story Time at Ashbourne Library @ Ashbourne Library
Dec 29 2016 @ 10:00 am – Apr 7 2017 @ 10:30 am
Its story time every Thursday between 10.00am & 10.30am, as staff take children through some of the best stories their books have to offer.
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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Indoor Car Boot Sale 9:00 am
Indoor Car Boot Sale @ The Town Hall
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ashbourne Town Council is pleased to announce an indoor car boot sale is to be held on the first Sunday of every month commencing Sunday 1st November. Tables are £5 each. Bring your pre-loved items and maybe make a bit … Read More
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 7:30 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Louise Jannetta Workshop – Woods in Springtime 10:00 am
Louise Jannetta Workshop – Woods in Springtime @ St John Street Gallery
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Investigate the use of colour. The workshop will cover the unique watercolour and ink methods that Louise has developed but alongside this participants will be taught to consider the use of colour. Colour can impart mood, it can intensify contrast … Read More
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 8:00 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
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Sue Lewis-Blake Exhibition Preview 5:00 pm
Sue Lewis-Blake Exhibition Preview @ St John Street Gallery
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
‘Field and Footpath’ will be Sue Lewis-Blake’s first solo exhibition at our gallery. The exhibition will be on from 7th to 22nd April, with a private view on the 7th April from 5:00 – 8:00pm. The exhibition will consist of … Read More
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Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
Song of the Morning – Easter Musical 7:00 pm
Song of the Morning – Easter Musical @ Ashbourne Methodist Church
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join Ashbourne Methodist Church for the musical “Song of the Morning” to be performed by The Stubwood Singers at 7pm on Saturday 8th April 2017. The musical is perfect for all ages and tells the Easter Story through simple narration … Read More
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Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 7:30 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Easter Eggstravaganza at Fairways Garden Centre 9:30 am
Easter Eggstravaganza at Fairways Garden Centre @ Fairways Garden Centre
Apr 10 @ 9:30 am – Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm
The Fairways Gnomes have escaped from their homes and they need your help to be found. The gnomes have left clues and also riddles to solve along the way. Activities also include Guess the number of Easter eggs and design … Read More
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Ashbourne Leisure Centre Easter Package 10:00 am
Ashbourne Leisure Centre Easter Package @ Ashbourne Leisure Centre
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm
Swimming, Climbing, Football, Tennis and much more! Enjoy unlimited activities throughout the Easter holidays for £35.
Planet Sudbury’s Egg Hunt at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Planet Sudbury’s Egg Hunt at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm
Beam down to Planet Sudbury for a Cadbury’s Easter egg hunt! Join one of the craft sessions and make your own Clanger. Pick up a trail sheet for £1.50 and follow the clues to claim your Cadbury’s egg!
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 8:00 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
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Easter Egg Hunt at Ilam Park 11:00 am
Easter Egg Hunt at Ilam Park @ Ilam Park
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm
See the lambs and spring flowers as you explore in search of clues hiding in the woods. Complete the trail and you can come and collect your Cadbury chocolate prize! Dogs are welcome at this event, no booking needed. £3 … Read More
Spring Wildlife Trail at Ilam Park 11:00 am
Spring Wildlife Trail at Ilam Park @ Ilam Park
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – May 1 @ 5:00 pm
Spot spring wildlife as you explore Ilam Park on a fun self led trail for families. Dogs on leads are welcome. Ideal for children aged 4-11 years. Just £1 per trail map.
‘Who Dunnit’ Trail at Tanglewood, Tissington 12:30 pm
‘Who Dunnit’ Trail at Tanglewood, Tissington @ Tanglewood
Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm – Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm
Come to Tanglewood in Tissington Village and take part in our Easter “Who Dunnit” Trail. Drop by any time between 12.30 and 3.30 each day. Make a natural Easter craft then venture through the village hunting for footprints and animal … Read More
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Ashbourne Treasure Trove 10:00 am
Ashbourne Treasure Trove @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm
Drop into the Town Hall and add to the 6m long history of Ashbourne with local folk artist, Sue Prince. Part of the Ashbourne Treasures project 2017.
Railway Family Circus at Ecclesbourne Valley 10:00 am
Railway Family Circus at Ecclesbourne Valley @ Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – Apr 17 @ 4:00 pm
Have a go at juggling, plate spinning and fire eating demos plus egg hunting. Train service running too.
Tissington Craft Fair 10:30 am
Tissington Craft Fair @ Tissington
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – Apr 17 @ 4:30 pm
Set in the delightful estate village of Tissington. Quality crafts direct from the makers.
High Ropes Course at Mount Cook 10:00 am
High Ropes Course at Mount Cook @ Mount Cook
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
‘Give it a go’ high ropes course £10 ages 8-18 and £15 for adults. All ages and experience welcome. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Call 01629 823702 to book.
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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Easter Fun Day at Cats Protection 11:00 am
Easter Fun Day at Cats Protection @ Cat Protection
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Easter Fun at the Cats Protection, Long Lane Village DE6 5BJ. There will be a raffle, tombola and plenty of stalls as well as refreshments. Call us on 01332 824950.
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 7:30 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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An Ashbourne Treasure Trove 10:00 am
An Ashbourne Treasure Trove @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
As a forerunner to the Ashbourne Treasures Exhibition, there will be an open art event, called An Ashbourne Treasure Trove, at Ashbourne Town Hall over the Easter weekend. Local residents are invited to submit their interpretations of what or who … Read More
Ashbourne Treasure Trove 10:00 am
Ashbourne Treasure Trove @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Drop into the Town Hall and add to the 6m long history of Ashbourne with local folk artist, Sue Prince. Part of the Ashbourne Treasures project 2017.
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Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
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Children’s Activities at Carsington Water 11:00 am
Children’s Activities at Carsington Water @ Carsington Water
Apr 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Hop into some Easter themed fun with us! Come along to the wildlife discovery room and the outdoor classroom for wildlife themed Easter crafts and activities.
Children’s Activities at Coombes Valley 11:00 am
Children’s Activities at Coombes Valley @ Coombes Valley
Apr 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
We’re all a-twitter for our egg-cellent bird themed Easter Holiday Wild Wednesday!
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 8:00 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Wendy Darker Workshop – Paint a Magnificent Lion 10:00 am
Wendy Darker Workshop – Paint a Magnificent Lion @ St John Street Gallery
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
WALK ON THE WILDSIDE AND PAINT A MAGNIFICENT LION. A really wild day workshop painting a lion with his tremendous mane, in Acrylic on canvas. Suitable for all abilities. The cost includes all materials, lunch and refreshments. To make a … Read More
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
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Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall 12:00 pm
Cat in the Hat Easter Crafts at Sudbury Hall @ Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebrating 60 years since the Dr Seuss book was published, come and take part in the craft sessions and make your very own Cat in the Hat! Follow the outdoor trail around the gardens.
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Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
Foraging and Cookery at Mount Cook 1:00 pm
Foraging and Cookery at Mount Cook @ Mount Cook
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Discover Mother Nature’s hidden larder in the hedgerows and fields of Derbyshire with our Foraging and Outdoor Cookery session. £25 per person, call 01629 823702 to book.
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Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 7:30 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Gentle Yoga – Free Taster 10:00 am
Gentle Yoga – Free Taster @ Ashbourne Adult Education Centre
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free Yoga taster session at Ashbourne Adult Education centre. Gentle exercise in a supportive environment.
Pilates – Free Taster 1:00 pm
Pilates – Free Taster @ Ashbourne Adult Education Centre
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free Pilates taster class as Ashbourne Adult Education centre. Come and try this gentle exercise focused on core strength.
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Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 8:00 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.
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Sue Lewis-Blake Workshop 10:00 am
Sue Lewis-Blake Workshop @ St John Street Gallery
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The impact of Colour in drawing: demonstrations will be followed by an opportunity to experiment with coloured pencils, ink, watercolour, pastels and other graphic media. We will also consider the colour of the surface and the impact this can have … Read More
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
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Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre 11:00 am
Free Guided Walks at Ashbourne Visitor Centre @ Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Please contact Ashbourne Visitor Information Centre for more information.
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
Young Poet’s Competition – Closing Date 11:45 pm
Young Poet’s Competition – Closing Date @ Ashbourne
Apr 29 @ 11:45 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:00 am
Young Poet’s Competition judge this year is: MATT BRYDEN. Matt’s teaching career has taken him to places as varied as Tuscany, the Czech Republic, Poland and South Sudan. He teaches poetry for the Poetry School and worked with the Arvon … Read More
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Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall 7:30 pm
Bingo at Ashbourne Town Hall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
EYES DOWN! at Ashbourne Town Hall each Wednesday from 8.00pm till 10.00pm and Sunday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm. New members are always welcome and there is a great prize fund! Refreshments are also served.

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