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Donisthorpe Village Fun Day

When 8th September, 1pm until 6pm

A fun packed event for all the family. Featuring all the old favourites, from stalls to test your skills and patience to classics like the tombola and our local favourite the ‘Everyone's a winner’ stall, the event has something for everyone in the family. Hosted in the grounds around the Halfway House in Donisthorpe there will be bar and food available from Ash’s ‘burger van’. For those with sweeter teeth, there will be ice cream and popcorn too. There will also be races for the kids’ and the opportunity to beat the local Donisthorpe FC goal keeper in a penalty...

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A Bug's Adventure

When 20th July - 31st August, 9.30am - 5pm

Lots of bug-related fun at Bluebell's farm this summer including an Ant Adventure Maize Maze, Bug Safari Trailer Ride, Bug Handling Sessions and Water Wars!

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Friday Egg Collecting

When 25th July - 30th August, 9am-12pm every Friday in the school holidays

Come along to Betty's this summer holiday and see our egg packing room, with thousands of eggs on the conveyor belt!

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Hilton Lego Group at Betty's Farm

When 6th August - 27th August, 1-3pm

Join Hilton Lego Group every Tuesday in August, 1-3pm at Betty's Farm. Come and build Lego models whilst making new friends. Drink and snack provided. Booking available via our online shop.

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5 In Harmony Cream Tea

When 24th August, 2:30 - 5:00

Spend a delightful afternoon with friends enjoying a cream tea in the company of local celebrities 5 in Harmony, famous for their hit “Swad Song” as seen on YouTube.

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Pompom Critters Workshop

When 27th August, 10-11am

Join Sarah from Ollie-Bobs for a Pompom Critters Workshop

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Nature Art

When 28th August, 11am

Explore shape, texture and colour to produce a natural work of art from materials gathered around the farm. Booking required.

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Twilight Walk

When 30th August, 7.15-9.15pm

As the sun begins to set, experience the beauty of twilight on this guided walk in the park.

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Chatsworth Country Fair

When 30th August - 1st September, 9am - 5pm

The Chatsworth Country Fair is one of England's most spectacular annual outdoor events. Held in the Chatsworth Park in the heart of the Peak District in Derbyshire, it attracts visitors from all over the country for a family fun day out.

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Derby Concert Band's Last Night of the Proms

When 30th August, 8pm

This will be a particularly special concert in the permanent heated marquee, dressed for the occasion.

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Country Food and Drink Fair

When 1st September, 10am-4pm

Celebrate local food that's grown, raised, baked or caught within a 30-mile radius of Calke.


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The Hannells Darley Park Concert

When 1st September, 2-9.30pm

An evening of classical music and fireworks – don’t forget your picnic!

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