Christmas in Derby
Make Derby top of your Christmas list. You'll find the best Christmas events and festive activities, an ice rink, great shopping and much more.
SLEDGE-LIT - Edge Lit's Christmas Vacation!
You must all have been very good in 2015, because Santa is stuffing an extra present down your chimney – that's right, Edge-Lit is back and bringing the festive cheer for a glorious day of science-fiction, fantasy and horror writing! With a range of panel discussions, workshops, readings, Guests of Honour and a whole lot more, this event is more stuffed than a Christmas turkey (if not quite as delicious....)
Matisse: Drawing With Scissors: Late Works 1950 - 1954
The French painter, sculptor and designer, Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was one of the 20th century’s most influential artists. His vibrant works are celebrated for their extraordinary richness and luminosity of colour. Matisse: Drawing with Scissors, features 35 lithographic reproductions of the famous cut-outs, produced in the last four years of his life, when the artist was confined to his bed, and includes many of his iconic images, such as The Snail and the Blue Nudes.
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.
Come and explore a new and exciting Derby. A city steeped in history, with stories to tell, yet bursting with life and full of surprises.
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