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
01/08/2014 - 03/08/2014
For one weekend a year, the gorgeous Peak District countryside becomes home to the Y Not Festival. Y Not is the Small, Fresh & Loud music festival, with a fantastic atmosphere and a history of amazing live acts.
Pikehall, Derby, DE4 2PH
Bloodstock Open Air Festival
07/08/2014 - 10/08/2014
Bloodstock Open Air (B-O-A) is the UK’s biggest independent METAL festival. Held at the picturesque location of Walton on Trent in Derbyshire, B-O-A has won the hearts and minds of fans of heavy ROCK AND METAL by consistently showcasing the strongest metal line up on UK soil.
Catton Hall, Catton, Derbyshire, DE12 8LN
The Wicker Man (15) at Calke Abbey - Summer Nights Film Festival 2014
Watch at Calke Abbey the tale of an uptight, religious policeman, Edward Woodward, who travels to the isolated island of Summerisle in search of a missing girl that the locals claim never existed.
The Great Gatsby (12A) at Calke Abbey - Summer Nights Film Festival 2014
At Calke Abbey and returning with his first film since 2008’s Australia, Baz Lurhmann tackles the great American novel by F Scott Fitzgerald and reunites with his Romeo, Leonardo DiCaprio.