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...
Japanese Touring Festival
12/02/2016 - 14/02/2016
Nine new films from Japan will be screening as part of the Japan Touring Festival at QUAD in February.
National Winter Ales Festival 2016
17/02/2016 - 20/02/2016
We are delighted to welcome the 2016 CAMRA National Winter Ales Festival to the beautiful and historic Derby Roundhouse - the 3rd and final National Winter Ales Festival.
2Q Festival 2016
2Q festival will see six centrally located venues including The Guildhall Theatre, The Old Bell Hotel, The Venue, The Hairy Dog, Bar One and Vines host an eclectic mix of big name headliners and emerging talent and aims to showcase Derby as an emarging and valued music destination.
27/04/2016 - 07/05/2016
In 2016 the National Theatre will mark 21 years of Connections - its annual festival of youth theatre, offering young people the opportunity to stage new plays written for them by some of theatre's most exciting playwrights. In this special year, 500 young companies will be working with over 40 partner venues across the UK to realise this ambition.