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Your Ultimate Derbyshire Destination

A thriving picturesque market town on the edge of The Peak District, rich in history, Ashbourne is the perfect destination for couples, families and groups.

Combining a medieval street pattern and historic buildings with a wealth of high quality shops. The cobbled market place, hidden alleys and yards are a delight to explore.

Our town hosts a wide range of restaurants, cafés and family friendly pubs and there is something for every budget and taste.

Ashbourne is surrounded by beautiful countryside and is an ideal base for a short break or longer holiday. If you enjoy stately homes, you are in for a treat with Chatsworth, Sudbury Hall, Hardwick Hall, Kedleston Hall, Tissington Hall just to name a few within easy drive from Ashbourne.

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Indoor Car Boot Sale 9:00 am
Indoor Car Boot Sale @ The Town Hall
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ashbourne Town Council is pleased to announce an indoor car boot sale is to be held on the first Sunday of every month commencing Sunday 1st November. Tables are £5 each. Bring your pre-loved items and maybe make a bit … Read More
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Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park 11:00 pm
Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park @ Ilam Park
May 2 @ 11:00 pm – May 3 @ 9:00 am
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Monday morning. No booking needed, just meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 2hr walk. Dogs are welcome too.
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Nordic Walking Taster at Ilam Park 10:00 am
Nordic Walking Taster at Ilam Park @ Ilam Park
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Nordic Walking uses poles in order to add two major benefits to walking. This taster session will include a warm up, instruction and a walk to practice your … Read More
White’s on Wednesdays 6:00 pm
White’s on Wednesdays @ Whites of Ashbourne
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
2 courses for £15 and 2 for 1 on selected cocktails every Wednesday. (2 courses is for the starter and main meal. Desserts are charged extra) Click here to see menu http://www.whitesofashbourne.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Wednesday_WoW_SAMPLE.pdf
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Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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Carsington Water Walk at Carsington Water 11:00 am
Carsington Water Walk at Carsington Water @ Carsington Water
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Entry Fee- £5 Adults £2 Children. Each Participant will receive a free t-shirt to wear on the day and to keep as a souvenir. Tickets can be purchased on our website. http://shop.ellenmacarthurcancertrust.org/events.html The day will involve fundraisers of all ages … Read More
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Nature Tots at Carsington Water Visitor Centre 10:30 am
Nature Tots at Carsington Water Visitor Centre @ Carsington Water Visitor Centre
May 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:45 pm
 
Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park 11:00 pm
Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park @ Ilam Park
May 9 @ 11:00 pm – May 10 @ 9:00 am
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Monday morning. No booking needed, just meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 2hr walk. Dogs are welcome too.
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White’s on Wednesdays 6:00 pm
White’s on Wednesdays @ Whites of Ashbourne
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
2 courses for £15 and 2 for 1 on selected cocktails every Wednesday. (2 courses is for the starter and main meal. Desserts are charged extra) Click here to see menu http://www.whitesofashbourne.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Wednesday_WoW_SAMPLE.pdf
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Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
May 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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Friendship Concert at Ashbourne Methodist Church 2:30 pm
Friendship Concert at Ashbourne Methodist Church @ Ashbourne Methodist Church
May 15 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
An afternoon of music from Young Musicians, Linda Perry-Smith, Soisy sur Seine Conservatoire de Musique Orchestra.
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White’s on Wednesdays 6:00 pm
White’s on Wednesdays @ Whites of Ashbourne
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
2 courses for £15 and 2 for 1 on selected cocktails every Wednesday. (2 courses is for the starter and main meal. Desserts are charged extra) Click here to see menu http://www.whitesofashbourne.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Wednesday_WoW_SAMPLE.pdf
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ego’s Charity Cake Stall 9:00 am
ego’s Charity Cake Stall @ Ashbourne Town Hall
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The ladies at ego will be holding a cake stall outside Ashbourne Town Hall on Saturday 21st May. There will be cupcakes, chocolate chip brownies, mini jam bakewells, lemon drizzle cake and much more! All money raised is being split … Read More
Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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CHARITY DUCK RACE 3:00 pm
CHARITY DUCK RACE @ Ashbourne Recreational Ground
May 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The ladies at ego are holding a charity duck race on Sunday 22nd May at 3pm at Ashbourne Recreational Ground. Its £1 per ticket for a Duck numbered from 1-600. You can buy your tickets online (in the website url) … Read More
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White’s on Wednesdays 6:00 pm
White’s on Wednesdays @ Whites of Ashbourne
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
2 courses for £15 and 2 for 1 on selected cocktails every Wednesday. (2 courses is for the starter and main meal. Desserts are charged extra) Click here to see menu http://www.whitesofashbourne.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Wednesday_WoW_SAMPLE.pdf
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Handmade & Vintage Fair 11:00 am
Handmade & Vintage Fair @ Ashbourne Town Hall
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Unique handmade crafts and art alongside an eclectic mix of everything vintage and pre-loved. Refreshments available too!
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The Queen’s 90th Birthday/May Sunday Fun Day 11:00 am
The Queen’s 90th Birthday/May Sunday Fun Day @ Ashbourne Recreational Ground
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Ashbourne celebrates the Queen’s 90th birthday with a Fun Day set in the scenic Ashbourne Recreation ground. The event will include a ‘Its a Knock-out’ competition. The fun day is free entry, but there will be a cost for some … Read More
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