Holiday activities

Child on Derby Arena track

There are loads of activities planned for you at Derby Arena during the school holidays.

There is no need to be bored in school holidays, we have something for everyone to take part in! 

Half price racket sports

Book a tables tennis or badminton court for half price.

Sessions available between the hours of 8am and 4pm on the following dates:

  • Mon 29 May - Fri 2 Jun

To book call Derby Arena on 01332 640011.

Family Track Cycling sessions - one hour session

Come with your family and try a track cycling session at Derby Arena. You don't need any experience, our qualified coaches will provide advice and the correct equipment for your family to enjoy this fantastic sport.

Age range: 9 years and over, please wear trainers.

Mon 29 May 9.30am - 10.30am
Tue 30 May 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Fri 2 Jun 3.30pm - 4.30pm


  • One adult and one child £19
  • One adult and two children £29.50 
  • Two adults and two children £40
  • Two adults and 1 child £34.70
  • Two adults and 3 children £44

Youth Beginner Track Cycling sessions - 1 hour session

These sessions are designed for young people aged 9 to 15 years. You don't need any experience, but be able to ride a bike. Our qualified coaches will provide advice and the correct equipment for to enjoy this fantastic sport. No specialist equipment required, we provide the bike, shoes and helmet (Smallest shoe is size 4, if you're smaller than this size please wear trainers).

Mon 29 May 11am - 12noon
Tue 30 May 12noon - 1pm

Cost: £10.50

Youth Fast Track Accreditation 

We will be running a fast track accreditation course for youth riders. You can find more details about the session and how to sign up on our fast track accreditation page.

Active Taster Day

Derby Country Community Trust will be doing an Active Taster Day at Derby Arena on Fri 2 Jun, 1pm-2pm. This active day will be a range of sports DCCT offer within the arena and some children activity’s.

Cost: £1.50 for adults and £1 for children. 

Movement gym

If you are aged 11 to 16 years, why not join The Movement and get fit the fun way in the gym for just £1.10.

Movement gym will be available times listed below.

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2.30pm to 5.30pm
Tuesday and Thursday 3.30pm to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 11.30am
Sunday 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Forms will require parent consent. 
Session cost : £1.10 

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Derby Leisure and Culture Family Guide

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