Derby Summer Beer Festival

5 - 9 July 2017

The Derby CAMRA City Charter Beer Festival will return once again to the market place and be celebrating its 40th year in the city.

Travel gurus at the Lonely Planet describe Derby as the "best place to drink real ale in the World" so we invite you to come and enjoy Derby's largest summer beer festival.

Showcasing 300+ draught real ales including milds, porters, stouts, pale ales, bitters & lagers which are from Derbyshire and far beyond. A vast array of ciders, perries, meads and continentals will also be available - download the smartphone app for full details. 

Live music and entertainment will take place during every session and food stalls that compliment the beer will also be available.

Advanced tickets for each evening are now on sale, so please book here >

Visit the Derby CAMRA website for up-to-date information.

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The Best Ale Houses in England

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.

Real Ale Bus Tours

Real Ale Bus Tours

Tours & Walks

(Start point) Silk Mill Ale & Cider House, 19 Full Street, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3AF

Follow ale ambassadors across the city as they lead you to hidden pubs serving the best real ale in Derby. Snacks, history lesson and transport all thrown in for good measure too!

Be a Brewer for the Day at Derventio Brewery

The Brew Shed, Darley Abbey Mills, Darley Abbey, Derby, DE22 1DZ

Role your sleeves up for a day as you become an apprentice brewer in a working micro brewery.

Derby Brewing Company Micro-Brewery Tour

Masons Place Business Park, Nottingham Road, Derby, DE21 6AQ

Experience both the brewing and tasting of real ale in one of the city's largest micro-brewery's.

Derventio Brewery Tours

Derventio Brewery Tours

Tours & Walks

The Brew Shed, Darley Abbey Mills, Darley Abbey , Derby, DE22 1DZ

Learn the art of the brewing with one of our master brewers and sample some of our real ales including Emperor’s Whim, Venus, Barbarian and Cleopatra.

Lazy Grazing

Whilst you are in Derby why not graze on some very different, but completely fantastic, food?

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