Events in Bakewell for 2019

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.

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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.

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

Celebration 200 years Bakewell Agricultural and Horticultural Society

Sunday 30th June 2019

venue: Bakewell Showground

Blessing of the Wells

Sunday 30th June 2019venue: 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.

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.

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.

Bakewell Christmas Weekend

Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December 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.

Christmas Tree Festival

Thursday 5th December to Sunday 15th December 2019

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.

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