Derby Book Festival
The first Derby Book Festival will take place this year from 31 May - 7 June, featuring internationally acclaimed and best-selling authors, and confirming Derby’s reputation as a festival city.
Derby Film Festival 2015
Derby Film Festival 2015 runs in QUAD from 1st to 10th May for a ten day celebration of film culture including celebrity and industry guests, talks and seminars, preview film screenings and live events, plus new feature length and short films curated from worldwide submissions on the theme of Evidence. The festival ends with a final weekend exploring all things horror, science fiction and fantasy courtesy of the Fantastiq Film Festival.
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.
Tours and Walks
2 May 2015, 16 May 2015, 3 Jun 2015, 10 Jun 2015, 17 Jun 2015, 27 Jun 2015, 4 Jul 2015, 8 Jul 2015, 15 Jul 2015, 18 Jul 2015, 22 Jul 2015, 25 Jul 2015, 29 Jul 2015
£6 per person.
Join us on a journey to explore the oldest turning shed in the World where the golden age of steam once ruled!
The crumbling remains of The Roundhouse has been restored into a truly unique learning centre for Derby College and this special tour reveals how the impressive new buildings complement the character of this historical site.
For a gift that's a little bit different why not purchase a Derby Roundhouse Tour Gift Voucher from Derby Tourist Information Centre?