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

Fairport Convention - Part of the Derby Folk Festival

Whether you are a long-time fan or a newcomer to their music, an evening with Fairport Convention is sure to surprise and delight you.

Folk Reflections - Part of Derby Folk Festival

Take a trip with Sinfonia Viva and re-imagine folk music in a melodious and eclectic journey for the soul.

The Shahnameh - Part of Derby Folk Festival

Breathe in the passion-filled adventure, lust and romance of The Shahnameh.

Fairport Convention - Part of the Derby Folk Festival

Whether you are a long-time fan or a newcomer to their music, an evening with Fairport Convention is sure to surprise and delight you.

Derby Folk Festival Fri Eve

Derby's sell-out Folk Festival is set take over the city in 2016 with a fantastic line-up of performers.