Hardwick's Summer Events

Family enjoying the gardens

Lots is planned for the Summer. From family and grown up games to walks and we welcome the Great British Food Festival back to Hardwick.


Everyday through June and July, in the Stableyard try our Barefoot Walk, use your skills to create wooden structures, grab a spotter sheet and go exploring across the estate. 

Hardwick family fun in gardens

Great British Food Festival 

We welcome back the Great British Food Festival, for the last weekend in July, 29-31. Find out more and book here.

Monthly Ranger Walk

Join one of our expert rangers for a guided walk across the grade I listed landscape. Explore new areas and find out about the varied consevation work that goes on at Hardwick. Dates coming soon. 

Grown Up Games Night

Friday 19 August, 6 - 8.30pm. 

A special evening set aside for the big kids…bring your friends, a picnic and a few bottles of wine and spend a summer’s evening in our beautiful walled orchard battling over bean bags and having a riotous game of rounders. It’s old school Sports Day fun for the adults only.

Visitors at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire
Visitors walking towards Hardwick Hall
Visitors at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire