From things to do with the kids to outdoor theatre and monthly car boot sales, there’s plenty going on at alderford. Find out what we have planned on our events list below. If you’re planning your own big event then you can hire alderford for weddings, family functions and corporate events.

  • Monday 1st January 2018

    New Year’s Day swim.  Blow away the Christmas cobwebs and come for a swim in Alderford Lake. Sharkbait Swimmers will be on site to help.

  • Sun 18th March 2018

    Plant Hunters Fair. A gardeners’ feast. Get ready for the growing season with ideas and plenty of plants to see.

  • Sun 1st April 2018

    Car Boot and Collectors Fair

  • Sun 6th May 2018

    Car Boot and Collectors Fair

  • Sun 3rd June 2018

    Car Boot and Collectors Fair

  • Sun 1st July 2018

    Car Boot and Collectors Fair

  • Sun 5th August 2018

    Car Boot and Collectors Fair

  • 28th-30th July

    The Edge Storytelling Festival. The UK’s largest storytelling event.  Book tickets at

  • 4th – 5th August

    Outdoor classic movies: Jurassic Park and Jaws.  Be enthralled by these classic movies.  Book at Skiddle here

  • 6th August

    Car Boot supporting Carers Trust 4 All.  Gates open to sellers at 9am; and to buyers at 9.30am. Sellers fees: Cars, 4x4s, small vans, £8; Large vans £12; Trailers £3.  Admission: Adults £1, children free.

  • 13th August

    Flatcoat dogs work day

  • 20th August

    Open Air Theatre: The Wind in the Willows by Immersion Theatre.  Come & see Toad and his friends.

    Tickets on the day: Adults £10; Child/Concession £8; Family (2+2), £34.  Don’t worry about the weather. We have a marquee available for shelter from showers.  For video see here

  • 23rd-30th August

    Terra Nova Newfoundlands club week

  • 3rd September

    Car Boot supporting Whitchurch Hospital

  • 1st October

    Car Boot supporting Blackberry Fair

  • 8th October

    Classic Car Breakfast meeting

  • 4th November

    Dearnford lake’s Big Bonfire and Firework night

  • 1st – 23rd December

    Christmas Experience at Dearnford