Summer Bank Holiday: Things to do and special offers in Derbyshire & Peaks

Make the most of the Summer Bank Holiday this weekend in Derbyshire and the Peak District, with our selection of special events and offers.


Events and things to do

Mini Music & Beer Festival

23 – 25 Aug, The Three Merry Lads, 610 Redmires Rd,  Cutthorpe, website

Live music, a good selection of real ales and excellent food on offer.

Summer Beer Festival

22 – 25 Aug, The Royal Oak, Barlborough, website

The Royal Oak hosts its annual beer festival this weekend, with The Keepers playing live on Friday (9pm), a music festival from 3pm till midnight on Saturday, a comedy night from 8pm on Sunday and Sam Jones playing live from 1pm till 3pm on Monday. As well as a range of beers and ciders on offer, there will be  a hog roast on Saturday, and the pub will be launching its new menu at the weekend, crafted by the talented Fretwell Brothers.

The Winding Wheel & Pomegranate Theatre

The Winding Wheel, Holywell St, Chesterfield
Pomegranate Theatre, Corporation Street, Chesterfield

Visit the website for information on the fantastic productions at The Winding Wheel & Pomegranate Theatre this weekend.

National Kit & Performance Car Show

30 – 31 Aug, Donington Park, website

One of the UK’s premier kit car events returns to Donington this August, bringing the UK’s best kit car manufacturers all under one roof. From supercars, to classic replicas and high performance road and track day cars, you’ll find them here.

Special Bank Holiday offers

New Divan Man

Get 10% at time of purchase by quoting the promotion code 007 T&C apply

Ashgate Hospice 5k Superhero Run

Apply today to take part in the Ashgate Hospice 5k run and be a superhero for Charity! Pick up a copy of this weeks Peak Courier for details on how to enter.

Heat Guard Windows

Visit their website for Bank Holiday specials and web exclusive offers including huge savings on conservatories, triple glazing and more.

Wild Olive

Wild Olive is an emerging new brand of lifestyle products for body and home. Visit their flagship store in Buxton or online at They are a small family run company dedicated to making hand made soaps, candles and body products in Derbyshire. Get 10% off in store with code BA7.

High Peak Carpet & Furnishings

The half price sale is now on – offers on suites, beds and mattresses. Get a free mattress protector with every purchase 3ft, 4ft6 and Kingsize. More info at