Events in Bakewell for 2021

P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 10th April 2021

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

Peak Model Railway Exhibition

Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th June 2021

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

OPENING TIMES: 10am to 5pm BOTH DAYS

ADMISSION: Adults £5.00 Concessions £4.00 Children £4.00 Family £12.00

The 2020 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 26th June 2021

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 26th June to Sunday 4th July 2021

venue: Bakewell town centre

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

Carnival day itself on Saturday 3rd July commencing at 3pm.

www.bakewellcarnival.co.uk


Gauge 1 North Model Railway Exhibition

17th July 2021

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

Peakender Beer Festival

Friday 13th August to Sunday 15th August 2021

venue: Bakewell Showground


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

www.peakender.co.uk

P.B.F.A Book Fair

Saturday 14th August 2021

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

National Bird Carving Championships

BDWCA Annual Show and Competition

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th September 2021

venue: Agricultural Business Centre

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


Bakewell Wool Gathering

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th October 2021

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


venue: Bakewell town centre

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

further information

Christmas Tree Festival

DATES TBC

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

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

News

Bakewell Baking Festival

We’ve had so many lovely people contact us asking for details for this years festival and it’s been truly humbling and heart warming to hear from them with their support.

Unfortunately owing to a variety of reasons we won’t be able to hold the festival in 2020.

But please bear with us as we hope to hold it again in 2021 so we’ll keep in touch with details through our website subscribers and Facebook.

Anyway to all our visitors, traders and everyone with a love for baking, fab music vintage games and a top notch custard pie fight we wish you all a fabulous albeit belated new year.

Love and may the cakes and bakes rise with you.

keep up to date on their Facebook page.