Derby has a fantastic range of festivals all year round. From Derby Festé in September, to the FORMAT photography festival and two annual Beer Festivals, Derby has something for everyone.
Our Next Festivals...
FORMAT International Photography Festival 2015
13/03/2015 - 12/04/2015
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the FORMAT International Photography Festival brings together the best of contemporary photography under the curatorial theme of EVIDENCE.
Derby Film Festival 2015
01/05/2015 - 10/05/2015
For all the lights, camera, action you can handle, Derby QUAD will be HQ to this feast of a film festival. The perfect platform for budding film directors to shine and for audiences to share classic and contemporary screenings, along with a few celebrity apearances along the way!
Bearded Theory is an award-winning festival set in the beautiful grounds of Catton Hall in South Derbyshire.
Catton Hall, Walton upon Trent, South Derbyshire, DE12 8LN
Derby Book Festival
01/06/2015 - 07/06/2015
Exactly what it says on the book cover and a must for all literary fans. This city-wide book festival will keep all book worms engrossed in a top line-up of reading, signings and workshops.
Simon Yates 'My Mountain Life' - Part of the Derby Book Festival
On a remote mountain in Peru in June 1985 mountaineer Simon Yates found himself in an unenviable position. He was slowly being pulled off the mountain face by his injured partner – Joe Simpson - dangling on the rope far below.