Opening hours

Derby Arena

Derby Active COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

This is a difficult time for us all, but the welfare of our visitors and staff must always come first. Derby Active will temporarily close its doors to the public in response to the government’s latest advice concerning the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. This means Derby Arena, Queen’s Leisure Centre, Springwood Leisure Centre, Moorways Stadium and Allestree Park Golf Course will be closed from and including Thursday 19 March 2020, for at least 30 days.  

We will also be updating information on our social media platforms

All memberships will be frozen at no cost from Thursday 19 March 2020 for at least 30 days. If you have an existing booking with us, we will be in touch. 

We would like to thank you all for your continued support and we look forward to welcoming you back in person in the future.

The Arena is open during the following hours:

Monday - Friday 6am - 9pm
Saturday - Sunday 7am - 7pm
Bank holidays 7am - 9pm

Our telephone lines are open during the following hours from Friday 24 July:

Monday - Friday 6:30am - 8.30pm
Saturday - Sunday 7:30am - 6.30pm
Bank holidays 7:30am - 8.30pm

 Please note: our programme might be limited during bank holidays. Please check our noticeboard for further details.

Spectators are not currently allowed in the centre, unless a child is being accompanied by an adult. 

*Admission is subject to discretion of the Duty Manager and does not include events and functions taking place at the Arena, it is not transferable and applies to each individual card holder only. 

Gym opening hours

Monday - Friday 6am - 8.45pm
Saturday - Sunday 7am - 6.30pm

Café 42 opening hours

The café will remain closed and this will be reviewed. The vending machines will continue to be able to be used.


The bar is open in line with specific events taking place at the Arena.