Summer Nights Film Festival 2014
Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer.
Derby Comedy Festival
Laugh your socks off at a range of events designed to tickle your funny bone at the inaugural Derby Comedy Festival produced by Derby LIVE. Join headline acts Dawn French and Jimmy Carr in June to celebrate stand-up, hilarious theatre and funny kids shows! Check out the listings here:
Real Ale Capital
Derby is described as the "best place to sample real-ale in the world" by Lonely Planet. Come and sample the local drinks in our quirky pubs and annual beer festivals.
Real Ale Pubs
At The Silk Mill ale & Cider House we offer the appeal of a traditional real ale pub with a friendly, eclectic & relaxing atmosphere, specialising in cask ales, lagers, artisan ciders and a unique all British retro menu.
Derby CAMRA City Pub of the Year 2011 & Derby CAMRA Pub of the Year 2011 Overall Winner.
“Traditional pub with some great beers - a brilliant fire to huddle around in winter.”