july, 2022

23jul9:30 pm11:20 pmMamma Mia (PG)Carsington Water, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Event Details

Spend a summer night with a smile on your face and a song in your heart with the ultimate feel-good movie, Mamma Mia, waterside at the beautiful Carsington Water near Ashbourne, Derbyshire.  An all-star cast, stellar performances, a heart-warming story and some of the greatest songs ever written, courtesy of legends ABBA (celebrating 50 years in the music industry in 2022), combine to carry you to sun-kissed shores. Let’s party!

Food and Drink: you are welcome to bring your own picnics, including food and soft drinks, but please don’t bring your own alcohol. Our friends from New Leaf will be in attendance selling alcoholic drinks, soft drinks and cinema snacks. Normal licensing rules apply, no alcohol to be drunk by or supplied to under 18s. Please do not bring glasses or glass bottles to the event, only plastic and cans. Your bags may be checked on entry by security.

Seating Types: Premium Deckchair Seats – reserved deckchairs with blankets in premium positions close to the screen. Standard Entry Tickets – please bring your own low-backed camping chairs, picnic rugs, deckchairs or similar.

Other Information: under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. The film is rated PG. Please respect the venue and take your litter home after the screening.

Parking: the site operates an ANPR parking system. There is a special price of £3 from 6pm for anyone attending the event, please pay cash at the box office when you check-in, your registration number will then be added to the system. Please bring the correct change, follow the signs and park in the area reserved for the cinema event. If you wish to pay by card, you can pay at one of the machines on exit, however this will be charged at our normal parking rate (£3 for up to two hours and £5 for the full day).

Weather policy: screenings go ahead in all but worst weathers. Only if there’s heavy, prolonged rain or high winds forecast will the screening be postponed or cancelled. No refunds will be given unless the screening is cancelled. Umbrellas are permitted in the screening area until the film is about to begin, but must then be put away so that those behind you can see the screen.

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Severn Trent Carsington WaterBig Lane, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1STLocated between Wirksworth and Kniveton, Carsington Water takes water through the tunnels and aqueduct straight from the River Derwent. We have everything you need for a great day out, with plenty of activities and things to do

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Price £10.00£17.00

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Venue Opening Times

Gates open 8pm, film begins 9.30pm, ends 11.20pm (film start time is approximate and subject to weather conditions on the night)

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