10 fun things you could do this weekend in Derbyshire

The forecast looks like there will be light showers throughout the weekend.

By Jessica Dallison
Friday, 21st August 2020, 3:00 pm
Things to do on a damp August weekend in the Peak District and Derbyshire.
Things to do on a damp August weekend in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

So if you’re wondering what to do while it rains, here are ten great things to do in Derbyshire and the Peak District during this weekend.

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Take a trip to Masson Mills, which is over five floors of shopping with designer clothes, jewellery, lingerie, golf, gifts and beer to name a few. It also has a restaurant which looks over the River Derwent.

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Home to one of the largest public displays of holograms in Europe and the Thermal Pool which is the home of their famous Carp collection. The site also has the only remaining 'petrifying well' in Matlock Bath.

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From the period village scene to indoor exhibitions of the journey through the history of trams.
Explore the grounds with an umbrella and take a look inside the castle. There is also a cafe.
Go for a shopping trip and see what bargains you can find.
The cinema is open and playing Oscar winner Parasite on Friday and Peppa Pig's Best Day Ever over the weekend.
Take in the history and have a cup of tea in the cafe. There are also some shops.
If the weather gets really bad out there you can have a game.
Take a look around the shops, which sell the famous potter, glass and cookshop. There is also a cafe.
Take a day for yourself and go for a spa break.