Arts & Entertainment

Food Festivals

The Council holds two very successful Food Festivals a year, one in Summer and one in Winter. Each event welcomes over 10,000 visitors to the town. In Summer the stalls are extended into the Memorial Gardens, where visitors can enjoy the ambience and the beautiful floral surroundings. The events are free and are suitable for all ages

Art Festivals

The Arts Festival is kicked off with the Arts Trail at the beginning of May and runs throughout May

Larks in the Park

Larks in the Park are free music events provided by this Council on every Sunday afternoon from 2pm until 4pm in Belper River Gardens, Matlock Road, Belper, DE56 1BE throughout the Summer. Click here to download a copy of the programme

Events on Council Land

The Town Council will grant a Licence for events to be held on the Coppice Car Park, Market Place and Memorial Gardens. The Policy for this is below.

  • Event Policy (PDF, 125 Kb)

    Policy on holding Events on Town Council land