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...
Y Not Festival 2016
29/07/2016 - 31/07/2016
For one weekend a year, the gorgeous Peak District countryside becomes home to the Y Not Festival.
Pikehall, Derbyshire, DE4 2PH
Donington Classic Motorcycle Festival
05/08/2016 - 07/08/2016
The festival, which was held for the third time on 7-9 August 2015, has quickly become one of the largest classic bike events in Europe, and this year attracted hundreds of racing bikes, hundreds more display exhibits and a star cast of famous names from the sport, including Freddie Spencer, Niall Mackenzie, Jim Redman, Ron Haslam and Steve Parrish.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Calke Abbey - Part of Summer Nights Film Festival
From a galaxy far far away to an outdoor cinema screen, Star Wars – The Force Awakens is an action packed, funny sci-fi epic that heads back to the world established in 1977’s Star Wars. Three decades after the fall of the Empire, a new threat has risen. The First Order are attempting to rule the galaxy and only a small group of new heroes and some old friends can stop them!
Dirty Dancing at Calke Abbey - Part of Summer Nights Film Festival
“Nobody puts Baby in the corner!” Drama, music and romance are the order of the day for Frances “Baby” Houseman as she spends summer in a holiday camp and falls in love with dance instructor Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze).