Tags: What's On
This summer's Dronfield Gala is set to be bigger and better than ever. Taking place next month, on Sunday 30th June with an earlier opening time of 12pm until 4pm, there will be a host of activities available for all the family.
Organisers Dronfield Town Council, have arranged some free attractions for 2019 which include trampolines, Wipeout and the ever popular circus skills workshop also returns.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 13:07 by Jo Mitchell
Dronfield Town Council are delighted to be hosting the Dronfield Gala on Sunday 30th June 2019. The Gala will take place in Cliffe Park on Callywhite Lane between 12pm and 4pm.
The Gala is an annual fun family afternoon, with a great selection of free activities, along with various stalls, fairground rides and inflatables, which attracts hundreds of visitor each year.
If you would like your community... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:00 by Jo Mitchell
This Saturday see's the annual Christmas Fest take place in the Civic Hall and Library Gardens between 10am and 4pm.
There will be seasonal refreshments, free craft activities for children, a Santa's Grotto plus a great selection of stalls from many local groups and organisations including the Guides, Cardio Club, Fairtrade, Drone Valley Brewery, Usbourne Books, Caz Cakes plus many more.
Churches Together... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:52 by Jo Mitchell
Christmas celebrations will begin in Dronfield on Friday 30th November with the annual Christmas Lights Switch-on at 7pm in the Library Gardens.
Children from William Levick Primary School will be singing some festive songs and everyone is invited to join in with the carol singing. This year the Dronfield Genquip Brass Band will be providing the music. There will also be a collection which will be split... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:15 by Jo Mitchell
Thousands of local Dronfield residents turned out to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War. Yesterday, Sunday 11th November, the annual Remembrance Day Parade took place in the morning, where a number of local groups laid wreaths around the War Memorial located in the Manor Library Gardens.
In the evening the Beacon in Sindelfingen Park was lit along with 1,200 other beacons across the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:29 by Jo Mitchell
This year commemorates one hundred years since the end of the First World War, which makes Sunday 11th November even more poignant. To mark the centenary there will be two events taking place in Dronfield that day.
The first is the annual Remembrance Day Parade and Service which will take place at the War Memorial in the Gardens outside Dronfield Library. Members of the public are invited to attend... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:27 by Jo Mitchell
Following the fantastic 2018 Gala, which attracted thousands of local residents, the date has already been set for the 2019 Dronfield Gala - which will be Sunday 30th June between 12pm and 4pm at Cliffe Park.
The popular annual event is fun for all the family with a great selection of stalls, performances from local groups plus fair ground rides.
If you're interested in having a stall please contact... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:32 by Jo Mitchell
Hundreds of local resident's enjoyed a beautiful afternoon in Cliffe Park yesterday at the annual Dronfield Gala.
Opened by Town Mayor, Cllr Philip Wright, the Gala provided a variety of fantastic community and commercial stalls plus fairground rides and inflatables.
The sunny weather brought hundreds of people to the newly refurbished park, where they could enjoy food, drinks and performances from Dronfield... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:35 by Jo Mitchell
The forthcoming Dronfield Art's Festival is a four-day celebration of the arts and is being supported by Dronfield Town Council.
Many of the events over the four-days will be taking place within the Civic Hall, which is being provided free of charge, for this first festival. Over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend, residents and visitors to the town, will be able to enjoy over 60 events offering a fantastic... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:17 by Jo Mitchell
Matinée Derbyshire's series of films in Dronfield kicked off yesterday, 31 January with a welcome to the Civic Hall from the Town Mayor, Cllr. Philip Wright.
Matinée provides film screenings for people living in the community who have memory challenges plus their friends, family and carers. The aim is to create a sociable and friendly atmosphere and hope that visitors will enjoy the films... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 11:03 by Jo Mitchell