Fantastic Festivals

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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

Dark V Light Beer Festival

Dark V Light Beer Festival

27/10/2016 - 31/10/2016

12 darks beers v 12 light beers with dedicated dark bar.



24/03/2017 - 23/04/2017

The FORMAT International Photography Festival will be exploring the theme of HABITAT through varied narratives and imagery that document the worlds around us.

2Q Festival 2017

2Q Festival returns to Derby in 2017 following sell-out success at the inaugural Festival in 2016.

Lee Hurst - Comedy Show No.9 - Part of Derby Comedy Festival

This tour will be Lee’s ninth full-length comedy show. It is a show jam-packed with laughs. So it is simply called ‘Comedy Show No. 9.’

Derby Book Festival 2017

Derby Book Festival 2017

09/06/2017 - 17/06/2017

The third Derby Book Festival will return 9 - 17 June 2017.