Events in Bakewell for 2022

Bakewell Big Bicycle Jumble

Saturday 2nd April 2022

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

open at 8.30 am

admission £1

7.30 am set up for sellers (early bird £5)

50 Tables available in a heated indoor venue and outside space also available, plenty of space to display full bicycles, frames and clothing. All types of bicycles, vintage, modern, mountain, road etc including clothing, accessories, bike fittings (brakes, gears, lights, saddle bags, wheels, tyres, frames) you name it and there is a chance one will be on sale on the day. Hot refreshments and food available. All welcome.

sellers please contact: paul_ayers@btconnect.com

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 9th April 2022

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. 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 - www.pbfa.org

Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser

Peter Allen on 07526 606908

Bakewell Platinum Jubilee

Thursday 2nd June - Sunday 5th June 2022

venue: Bakewell

Bakewell will be celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee with some special events over the weekend.

more information

Circus Cortex

Thursday 9th June - Monday 13th June 2022

venue: Bakewell Showground

more information

Peak Model Railway Exhibition

Please note this exhibition will not go ahead this year

Next years event is planned for 10th and 11th June 2023

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

OPENING TIMES: 10am to 5pm BOTH DAYS

The 2022 Peak Model Railway Exhibition again takes place at our established venue in Bakewell, the friendly town at the heart of the Peak District. The venue has step free access with a completely flat floor and is surrounded by a large pay and display car park. On site are a cafe and bar with the town centre being a short level walk away with many shops, cafes and pubs. Bakewell is well served by frequent bus services from the surrounding cities, towns and villages.

more details: www.chesterfieldrailwaymodellers.co.uk



International Day of Dance

Saturday 25th June 2022

11.00am - 6.30pm

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


Bakewell Carnival Week

Saturday 25th June to Sunday 3rd July 2022

venue: Bakewell town centre

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

Carnival day itself on Saturday 2nd July commencing at 3pm.

more information


Bakewell Country Festival

Sunday, July 17, 2022

10.00am - 6.00 pm

venue: Bakewell Showground

Bakewell Country Festival will comprise an exciting programme of agricultural showcases, family events and live entertainment. Please keep checking back for announcements and updates.

https://www.bakewellahs.co.uk/bakewell-country-festival

Gauge 1 North Model Railway Exhibition

Saturday 23rd July 2022

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

Gauge 1 North is a live steam model railway show, run by the gauge 1 Yorkshire Group. There will be live steam (meths/gas/coal fired) on one of our tracks all day. Gauge 1 is 1/32nd scale: (think Brittains & Scalextric size).

Demonstrations throughout the day of raising steam, modelling, wagon building, pattern making etc. They hope in 2020 to have three Gauge 1 tracks on show. There is usually a wide range of trade stands covering mainly Gauge 1, but many traders also cater for smaller and larger gauges.

Entrance charge is £5, with accompanied children under 16 free of charge.

http://www.gauge1north.org.uk

Sheldon Day

Saturday 23rd July 2022

venue: Sheldon

Near Bakewell. DE45 1QS

time: 1.00pm onwards


Bakewell Dog Show and Fun Day

Saturday 6th August 2022

venue: Bakewell Showground

more information


P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 13th August 2022

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. 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 - https://www.pbfa.org/fairs/

Further details can be obtained by contacting the PBFA organiser

Peter Allen on 07526 606908

Thornbridge Peakender

Friday 19th to Sunday 21st August 2022

venue: Bakewell Showground

We are so excited to announce that finally, after years of delays, that Peakender 2022 will take place in our hometown of Bakewell.

Tickets are on sale now, and you can buy them here.

If you're a ticket holder from 2020 and 2021, your ticket is still valid for this year and we can't wait to finally see you.

https://www.peakender.co.uk/


National Bird Carving Championships

Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

BDWCA Annual Show and Competition

http://www.bdwca.org.uk/


Bakewell Big Bicycle Jumble

Saturday 19th September 2022

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

open at 8.30 am

admission £1

7.30 am set up for sellers (early bird £5)

50 Tables available in a heated indoor venue and outside space also available, plenty of space to display full bicycles, frames and clothing. All types of bicycles, vintage, modern, mountain, road etc including clothing, accessories, bike fittings (brakes, gears, lights, saddle bags, wheels, tyres, frames) you name it and there is a chance one will be on sale on the day. Hot refreshments and food available. All welcome.

sellers please contact: paul_ayers@btconnect.com

Bakewell Autumn Festival

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th September 2022

venue: Bakewell Town Centre

Indulge yourself into delicious world foods, drink and browse gorgeous gifts and trinkets at the Bakewell Autumn Festival, located at the heart of our historically stunning market town.

further details

Bakewell Wool Gathering

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th October 2022

The wool festival is dedicated to the best of yarn, knitting, and crochet, in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales. Whether you’re into spinning, felting, weaving, or just good old knitting, there’s something for you. All in a stunning location with some of the friendliest, craftiest people around.

https://www.bakewellwool.co.uk/

Bakewell Christmas Weekend

19th & 20th November 2022

venue: Bakewell town centre

A traditional quintessential English Christmas market with around 80 stalls, Father Christmas and entertainment around the town.

further information

Bakewell Christmas Sparkle

Sunday 27th November 2022

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

Santa's little helpers are busy planning this fun, FREE family day out, which will be packed with food, drink, animals, stalls, demonstrations and much more.

further information

Christmas Tree Festival

Date TBC

venue: All Saints Church Bakewell

. Opening times-9.30am-4pm Monday to Saturday (excluding Thursday when the festival is open until 6.30pm) Sunday 12 noon to 4pm. Home made refreshments served daily

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

www.bakewellchurch.co.uk

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