Treat your Mum this Mother’s Day with In Derby

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Mother’s Day is coming up on the 22 March, and In Derby has plenty of ways for you to treat your Mum. Whether you’re celebrating on the weekend itself, or booking a treat to look forward to, we have just what you need to show your Mum how much she means to you.

Take your Mum back to the eighties this year with tickets to see Queen Machine Symphonic. Joined by West End leading lady Kerry Ellis and the London Symphonic Rock Orchestra, the music of rock legends Queen is to be celebrated like never before. Making their UK touring debut, Queen Machine are coming to Derby Arena in just one month’s time on Saturday 18 April. Tickets can be purchased from £47-£27, so why not take your Mum for a foot-stomping night out?

If the fifties is more your Mum’s scene then why not choose tickets to see Elvis Tribute Artist World Tour, with America’s finest – Shawn Klush, Dean Z and Cody Ray Slaughter. On Saturday 16 May the world’s biggest, best and most successful Elvis tribute show will be coming to Derby Arena. A Little Less Conversation and a little more electrifying magic from these three Kings, with tickets available from £55-£33.

The unstoppable music of Motown is sure to get you Mum bopping this summer in the biggest party of the year, the Magic of Motown. On Friday 10 July, your Mum can celebrate the sound of all her favourite artists, from Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross, from The Supremes to The Jackson 5. With tickets from £31.50, treat your Mum to this breath-taking concert extravaganza.

Thrill your Mum with tickets to see The Dreamboys, back at Derby Arena on Saturday 11 July and they’re hotter than ever. Joining the Dreamboys in 2020 is former fireman and Love Island contestant, Michael Griffiths, who will be showing off his cheeky charm. From just £39.50-£24.50, let these boys sweep your Mum off her feet in an irresistible performance she is sure to enjoy.

Give your Mum the gift of health and wellbeing this March with a Health and Fitness membership with Derby Active. Whether she likes a relaxing swim, a workout in the gym, or to take part in a wide variety of classes, we have the perfect gift for the special woman in your life. From just £31 per month, treat your Mum to a new hobby this March.

Splash out together as a family this Mother’s Day at Queens Leisure Centre. The Family Pool is open from 10am – 4pm on Mother’s Day, so spend some quality time in the pool together. For those Mums with younger children, enjoy a fun and easy-going swimming session with floats and pool toys in the Under 8’s Splash. All pool times and programmes can be found at

For the active, thrill-seeking Mums, a Derby Arena track cycling voucher will make the perfect gift. For just £16.60 give the gift of a track cycling session on Derby Arena’s velodrome track, or if you’re feeling particularly generous why not buy an £80 voucher for the full accreditation course? Find out more at

If you want to get back to nature this Mother’s Day, why not head down to Fullen’s Lock Park at 10am on Sunday 22 March. Derby Parks have teamed up with Trees for Derby to plant just shy of 1700 young trees, and all before lunchtime! Those green-fingered Mums are sure to love taking some time to care for Mother Earth.

If you want to enjoy the great outdoors this Mother’s Day but tree planting isn’t her thing, take a walk in Markeaton Park and enjoy all that this wonderful green space has to offer. Venture off the beaten track and explore the Woodland Walk; visit the Rose Gardens as the beautiful bushes start to bloom; and call in to the Orangery for tea and cake to treat your Mum with a relaxing day out.

Tickets and vouchers can be purchased through the Derby LIVE Box Office on 01332 255800 or on They can also be purchased at the Sales and Information Centre, Riverside Chambers, Full Street, Derby, DE1 3AF.