Events – Thurs 1st October 2015

Crown ‘Trash to Treasure’ upcycling competition – Enter or come and judge.

Thursday and throughout the festival

Create an upcycle ‘trash to treasure’ project of any kind. Get in touch for an entry form (Ts & Cs apply). Entries accepted from 30th September until 9am Sunday 4th October. Before and after photos accepted, provided you are in both photos. Location: Crown Decorating Centre, 362-364 Chatsworth Road. Contact: Dean 01246 568857/

Co-operative Funeralcare – Coffee and Cupcakes ‘Open Morning’


Come and have a chat to find out more about us over coffee and cake. Location: Co-operative Funeralcare, 55 West Bars. Contact: Lorraine, 01246 220201/

Bells, Bunting and Buns


Festival Opening Activity! Hear the bells being rung to mark the opening of the Festival and join His Worship the Mayor on the front (Chatsworth Road side) of St Thomas’ Church at 9.30am. The Mayor will be helping to put up the bunting and then joining us for buns. Location: St Thomas’ Church. Contact: Jane Simmonds 07974831274/

Best Breakfast

10am -12pm

Festival opening event! Come and enjoy a free Continental Breakfast, including tea, coffee and juice with His Worship the Mayor. Open morning at the Carers’ Centre, offering an opportunity to register and providing information and advice for carers. Location: Carers’ Centre, West Bars. Contact: Lyn McNair 01246 222373/07936507162/

Spire Cars Coffee and Cake

10am to 12pm

Whether you need an airport transfer, a hospital appointment or simply going shopping – near and far! Join us for coffee and cake to find out about our services. Location: Spire Cars. Contact Ian Cooke 01246 554455/

‘Drop In’ at Storrs Road Pre-School

10am -12pm

We invite you to our pre-school Open Day to see the type of activities which our children do. Call in anytime between 10am and 12pm. Location: Storrs Road Pre-School, Storrs Rd Community Centre. Contact: Karen Hall 07790434909/

Cake Sale for the Macmillan Cancer Centre


Pop in to support the Cancer Centre or make a hair appointment & buy some cakes whilst you are here! Location: Ashes Hair Design. Contact: Jodi 01246 221807

Tea Tasting

11am to 12.30pm

If you have never enjoyed a Tea Tasting Experience, this is your opportunity. Early booking by telephone is essential, as places are limited to 6 per session. Location: Northern Tea Merchants. Contact: Kate or Louise 01246 232600

Late Night Opening at Oliholpho

10.30am- 9pm.

Oliholpho will be open until 9pm on Thursday 1st October in addition to offering 20% discount on new season’s clothing and accessories throughout the festival. Location: Oliholpho, 255 Chatsworth Rd. Contact: Carmel 229900/

Welbeck Abbey Brewery Tap Takeover

12noon to 10pm

Chesterfield Alehouse will be showcasing a whole host of Welbeck Abbey Brewery’s beers on tap during the festival weekend. These will be complimented by an extensive range of cider and perry wines, fruit wines, UK and World bottled beers. Location: Chesterfield Alehouse. Contact Alun /

Brampton Industrial Heritage Walk

2pm to 4pm

A quiet walk connecting local parks and industrial heritage sites around the Brampton area. Location: The Inkerman Cottages, off Ashgate Road (parking on Ashgate Rd). Contact: Paul 01246 207080 /

Dementia Friends Awareness & Information Training


Become a ‘Dementia Friend’ and feel more informed. FREE but booking necessary. Location: St Thomas’ Suite, in partnership with the Federation of Positive Ageing. Contact: Jane 07974831274 /

Decorate FROZEN cupcakes


Come along & decorate cupcakes with Queen Elsa and Princess Anna. £5, including drink of squash and take your cupcake home. Booking necessary. Location: Meringue Bakery and Café. Contact 01246 277888

Penk ‘Policy and Prosecco’ Party

5pm -8pm

Late Night Opening – an open invitation to drop into Penks, meet the team and chat about your insurance needs. Prosecco and Nibbles, party goodie bags and prize draw. Location Penk Insurance, 49-53 Chatsworth Rd. Contact Mrs Jenny/David Penk 01246 558844 07973185140 /

Hairdressing with Mum

6pm -8pm

Hairstyling with mum. Day to day practical styling tips and a few fancy yet easy to do hairstyles. A practical workshop ideal for mums and their daughters aged 8+. Festival price only £15. Booking essential. Location: Live, Laugh and Love with Julie Drury, 65 Chatsworth Rd. Contact: Julie 07847941248 / /

Ladies Shopping Evening at Pooky’s

6pm to 8pm

Exclusive offers, sneak previews, pre-ordering discounts, drinks and nibbles. Location: Pookykids, 288 Chatsworth Rd. Contact Vic@Pooky and Hannah @ Little Fish 01246 231400 / /

Photographic Competition

6pm -8pm

All photographs entered will be on display alongside a new exhibition from local amateur photographer, Steve Mellor. Refreshments will be available. For competition rules and entry form please email. Location: Gospel Mission Church, Old Road (near Serpent Motors). Contact: Chris Townsend 01246 278783.

Seafood Tapas

6pm to 9pm

5 tapas style seafood dishes and a glass of specially selected white wine. Only £19.95. Optional 3 courses. Location: Blu Bistro & Coffee House. Contact: Jill 01246 277344 / /

Italian Glamour Evening at ‘131’

6.30pm start.

Italian Glamour – BATCH 13 vintage cocktails, Italian themed Fashion Show by Blanc followed by buffet style platter and entertainment (TBC). Blanc will offer 10% discount on the evening and is open ‘till 9pm. Cost: £20per person. Location: Nonnas, 131 Chatsworth Rd. Contact: Chiara 01246 380035 / / /

Fashion Show @ Harley’s Interiors.

7.30pm for a 7.45pm start.

Fashion show and designer clothing sale. Wine and nibbles. New collection of handbags, jewellery and scarves. No ticket required. Free entry. Location: Harley’s Interiors 280-282 Chatsworth Road. Contact: 556111 /

Duvel- Moortgat Tasting Evening at Brampton Brewery.

7.30pm start

John Leape, Duvel-Moortgat UK Sales Manager will present 7 carefully selected beers, pairing each with a specific cheese. A great evening of fun, quiz, prizes, give-aways and fantastic beers! Strictly ticket only, £15, available from Brampton Brewery (ticket includes first pint of Brampton ale on arrival). Location: Brampton Brewery, Chatsworth Business Park. Contact: Chris 01246 221680 / / /

Comedy Hypnotist

8pm start

An evening of fun and laughter with the hilarious comedy hypnotist Micky Take. Ticket event only. Tickets £2. Location: The Grouse. Contact: Jodi Scattergood 01246 279632

The Quiz of the Town

9pm to 11pm

How much do you know about your town? 40 questions on Chesterfield Past and Present. Free Entry. Location: The Royal Oak. Contact: Lee/Madeleine 01246 205015 / /


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