Saturday 18th November to Sunday 19th November 2023 –
A really great Christmas event for all the family held in Bakewell Town Centre.
Bakewell Christmas Weekend this year will have over 100 stalls and gazebos giving you plenty of opportunity to find that extra special present or treat for the Christmas table.
As well as plenty of stalls there’s lots of entertainment including on Saturday the Matlock Tuneless Choir, the Bakewell Community Choir, as well as the Bakewell Silver Band (also appearing on Sunday) and The Salvation Army. On Sunday the Castleton Silver Band will be appearing as well as the Bakewell Billerettes.
All weekend a DJ will be playing, whilst there be an opportunity to meet the famous Disney characters, Mickey and Minnie Mouse. There will also be more kids entertainment with Rachels Magical Entertainment as well as fair rides.
There will be a display of birds of prey and an opportunity for kids to post their letters to Santa at the Granby café in the Granby Arcade.
Post a letter to Santa at Granby café in Granby Arcade.
Stay with us when you visit the Bakewell Christmas Weekend
Do you need somewhere to stay near Bakewell? Bakewell is just 12 minutes away in the car and there’s plenty of parking by the Agricultural Business Centre. If you want to leave the car, then you could hop on the Transpeak bus, which will take you down the A6 into the heart of Bakewell.
Why not choose one of our luxury cottages situated in the Peak District. Our cottages are approximately 5 miles from Bakewell and less than 3 miles from Matlock.
During your stay in Derbyshire we can offer a selection of luxury holiday cottages equipped with everything you’ll need to have a fantastic stay in the Derbyshire Dales.
On this site we have The Haven, a 5 bedroom luxury holiday home in the Peak District. The Haven has plenty of space, it’s own pool table and a large kitchen with dining table.
If you need something smaller then you might like to consider staying in our one bedroom cottage, Brookside Retreat. Brookside Retreat is a one bedroom self catering cottage near Bakewell in the Peak District.
Or if you need something slightly bigger then we have the two bedroom (sleeps 3) Two Owls Lodge. A beautiful cottage set in acres of ground with beautiful views along the Derbyshire Dales Valley towards Riber Castle. Click here to view Two Owls Holiday Holiday Home near Bakewell in Derbyshire.
If you have a large party then we have an alternative property called The Escape. You can find The Escape on our sister website at derbyshireholidayhomes.co.uk. The Escape is a 5 bedroom holiday cottage in Derbyshire with hot tub and games room. The Escape has two double rooms, and two twin rooms (one with ground floor access). There’s also a room with a bunkbed. It also has a large living room, kitchen and dining area. The Escape is ideal for a large group with it’s very own covered hot tub and a games room which has an additional room for sleeping. This is a great choice if you have a big occasion to celebrate – you won’t be disappointed.