Events in Bakewell for 2019

P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 13th April 2019

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

10am - 4pm

The largest currently being organised within the Peak District National Park - will have 30 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.

Admission is £1.00 but a free entry ticket can be found and printed off by visiting the PBFA web site - www.pbfa.org

Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser

Peter Allen on 01298 77786

Vintage Motor Show

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

venue: Burton Closes Hall Care Home

from 1.30pm

The vintage motor show will be returning to Burton Closes Hall Care Home care home for its second year.

Classics from the 1930s to 1950s will be on display.

more details...


Bakewell Food Festival

Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th April 2019

venue: Bakewell town centre

The ever popular Bakewell Food Festival, attracting thousands of visitors which is now in its eighth year, will once again be held around the streets of the beautiful and historic Peak District riverside market town.

more details...

Dogs Unleashed

Saturday 22rd & Sunday 23th June 2019

venue: 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.

www.dogsunleashed.co.uk

International Day of Dance

Saturday 29th June 2019

venue: 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

www.bakewelldayofdance.co.uk

Celebration 200 years Bakewell Agricultural and Horticultural Society

Sunday 30th June 2019

venue: Bakewell Showground

www.bakewellshow.org

Blessing of the Wells

Sunday 30th June 2019

venue: Bakewell town centre


The ancient custom of Well Dressing is unique to the Peak District and the surrounding areas. The well dressings stay up all week.

www.welldressing.com


Bakewell Carnival Week

Saturday 29th June to Sunday 7th July 2019

venue: Bakewell town centre

Fun for all the family, with races and competitions all week.

Carnival day itself on Saturday 6th July commencing at 3pm.

www.bakewellcarnival.co.uk

Peak District Challenge

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th July 2019

venue: Bakewell Showground

Experience the best of the Peak District and be one of the first to take on the newest event on the Ultra Challenge calendar! The figure 8 route starts and ends in Bakewell, taking walkers, joggers, and runners past the Chatsworth House, along Chee Dale, and through one of the UK’s most famous national parks. With full, half, and quarter distance challenges- it’s your challenge your way

https://www.thepeakdistrictchallenge.com Event email: info@actionchallenge.com

Peakender Beer Festival

Friday 16th August to Sunday 18th August 2019

venue: Bakewell Showground


Including a variety of activity for the whole family, camping available.

www.peakender.co.uk


Eroica Britannia

Sunday 18th August 2019

venue: Bakewell Showground

Eroica are proud to present a special Eroica Britannia for 2019. The ‘500’ is a small, one-off event to celebrate and document the sixth year of Eroica Britannia hosted from the market town of Bakewell.

https://eroicabritannia.co.uk


P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 17th August 2019

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

10am - 4pm

The largest currently being organised within the Peak District National Park - will have 30 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.

Admission is £1.00 but a free entry ticket can be found and printed off by visiting the PBFA web site - www.pbfa.org

Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser

Peter Allen on 01298 77786

Bakewell Christmas Weekend

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November 2019

venue: Bakewell town centre

Don’t miss the switch on of the Christmas Tree lights, with a traditional quintessential English Christmas market with around 80 stalls, Father Christmas and entertainment around the town.

further information

Christmas Tree Festival


venue: All Saints Church Bakewell

An amazing display of Christmas trees supplied by businesses and community groups around the area, held in Bakewell Parish Church.

www.bakewellchurch.co.uk

Events in Bakewell for 2020

Bakewell Baking Festival

The World's first Baking Festival is back

Saturday 23rd - Monday 25th May 2020

venue: Bakewell Showground

www.bakewellbakingfestival.co.uk

Please note that these events may be subject to change, please check before attending.