2018 Events

Bakewell events for 2018. These events may be subject to change, please check before attending. Please visit our Community Diary for more events.

Bakewell Town Hall have various events throughout the year, take a look at their whatson page.



Book Fair


PBFA Book Fair

Saturday 14th April 2018

held in the Agricultural Business Centre

This P.B.F.A. Book Fair - the largest currently being organised within the Peak District National Park - will have over 20 dealers attending displaying a wide variety of books, both second hand and antiquarian, with maps, prints, ephemera, and lots of unusual and interesting items on display. All dealers attending follow a PBFA Code of Practice ensuring that all items are correctly described and fairly priced. All visitors will be most welcome.
Admission is £1.00 but a free entry ticket can be found and printed off by visiting the PBFA web site. Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser - Peter Allen on 01298 77786.

Bakewell Food Festival


Bakewell Food Festival

Saturday 28th - Sunday 29th April 2018

held in Bakewell town centre



The Bakewell Food Festival returns for its seventh year, once more celebrating the wealth of excellent local produce that the Peak District and this beautiful market town have to offer. As well as the multi-award winning farmers market at the Agricultural Business Centre, the town’s historic streets will host more than their usual splendid offerings of food fayre to tempt your palate!





Dogs Unleashed


Dogs Unleashed

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th June 2018

held on the Bakewell Showground

Dogs Unleashed is an exciting, fun filled and informative day out for the whole family. There is plenty to fill the whole day, not to mention free entry for all your dogs.


International Day of Dance


International Day of Dance

Saturday 30th June 2018

held in Bakewell Town Centre

For one day every year, the market town of Bakewell in Derbyshire, hosts a celebration of dance and music from around the globe. Now firmly established as the highlight of Bakewell Carnival Week, this all day event, showcases a wide variety of dance styles, at a series of venues around the town. Dance Workshops are held throughout the day in the Town Hall, to introduce beginners to the range of styles showcased.


Bakewell Carnival



Bakewell Carnival

Saturday  2018

held in Bakewell Town Centre




Food and Farming Event

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Food and Farming Event

21st & 22nd July 2018

held at the Agricutural Business Centre
Bakewell

for more information please visit

Peakender 2018


Peakender 2018

17th & 18th August 2018

held on the Bakewell Showground
Planning for Peakender 2018 is now taking place and more information will follow shortly. Please save the date 17-18th August and we look forward to welcoming you at the Festival.

Book Fair


PBFA Book Fair

Saturday 18th August 2018

held in the Agricultural Business Centre

This P.B.F.A. Book Fair - the largest currently being organised within the Peak District National Park - will have over 20 dealers attending displaying a wide variety of books, both second hand and antiquarian, with maps, prints, ephemera, and lots of unusual and interesting items on display. All dealers attending follow a PBFA Code of Practice ensuring that all items are correctly described and fairly priced. All visitors will be most welcome.
Admission is £1.00 but a free entry ticket can be found and printed off by visiting the PBFA web site. Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser - Peter Allen on 01298 77786.


Book Wool Gathering


Bakewell Wool Gathering

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October 2018

held in the Agricultural Business Centre

Now in in its 6th year, this two day wool festival held in Bakewell Agricultural Centre is a must for anyone who is interested in all things woolly.