2018 main events in Whaley Bridge

The main events being held in Whaley Bridge in 2018 are as follows:

Hobbits Tea Party & Night to Remember at Gap House, Kettleshulme on 12 May from noon to 10pm – see here 

Whaley Bridge Band Celebratory Concert on 13 May from 3pm to 5pm at Uniting Church – see here

Derbyshire Open Arts – open house at homes and studios across Derbyshire, held on 26 May to 3 June – please see here

Food at the Basin – a quarterly market at the Canal Basin in Whaley Bridge – upcoming events are Saturday 9 June from 9am to 2pm; Sat 4 August from 9am to 2pm; Sat 27 October from 9am to 2pm; and Christmas Market on Sat 8 December from 9am to 2pm – see here

Whaley Bridge Well Dressing is prepared in the Mechanics Institute from 16 June and displayed at Tom Brad’s Croft commencing with the Blessing on 24 June at 2.30pm  – see here

Whaley Bridge Art Group Annual Exhibition to be held on Saturday 30 June at the Uniting Church – see here

Whaley Bridge Carnival – a parade from the Canal Basin to Horwich End, and back to the Bowling Club along Old Road, to be held from 1pm on Saturday 30 June, followed by a fun day of entertainments, fair rides, food, music and performance at Whaley Bridge Bowling Club – see here

Whaley Waltz

Whaley Bridge Carnival Pet Show at Whaley Bridge Bowling Club on Wednesday 4 July at 6.30pm

Party in the Park event in the Memorial Park on Saturday 4 August.

Whaley Bridge Show and Garden Society Annual Show – held at Whaley Bridge Bowling Club in early September 2018

Whaley Bridge Community Fireworks at whaley bridge Bowling Club on Sat 3 November – see here