Showground Events

Events including caravan rallies, sponsored walks, beer festivals and cycling events organised by third parties are also held on Bakewell Showground. Find out more below or contact us regarding hiring the Showground for your event.. 

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Thornbridge Peakender

CANCELLED - please visit Peakender website for details


Thornbridge Brewery's Peakender is a unique beer, food and music festival that welcomes the entire family. It is being slated to run again in 2022.


Peakender brings together some of the best breweries in the UK and beyond and attendees can also expect a huge selection of Thornbridge beers, as well as a selection of special one off collaboration brews. There will also be opportunities to meet brewers and attend special talks.

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Dogs Unleashed

Not currently scheduled


Dogs Unleashed shows are exciting, fun-filled and informative days out for the whole family. From main ring displays, doggy swimming pools and fun dog shows there is plenty going on, not to mention free entry for all your dogs!

To find out more about Dogs Unleashed please visit the website.

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Caravan Rallies

Not currently scheduled


Caravan rallies have been held on Bakewell Showground for many years, offering caravan owners the opportunity to gather together and meet at the same site.

Our first caravan rally of 2021 took place in April. Please check back for details of future events and keep an eye on our Facebook page.

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Cycling Events 

Tour of the Peak - 23rd May 2021


Bakewell Showground has played host to many cycling events in the past, including the famous Eroica Britannia event.

The next event to take place on Bakewell Showground is Tour of the Peak across 22nd and 23rd May. Please click here for further event details.