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Bustler Market

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Winners of Marketing Derby Food & Drink Awards 2021: Outstanding Achievement Award & Best Experience 

Do you want to hire the home of Bustler? 

When we aren't providing you with the very best street food at Bustler Market, we are available to hire.

We have recently moved home to our new venue, The Chocolate Factory. 30,000 Sq Ft of Industrial beauty to offer, fully licensed bars, a PA system, large outside area, accessible toilets and plenty of power points. All right in the centre of Derby, just a few minutes walk from the Train Station.

Our beautiful, industrial space is a great quirky, blank canvas with an abundance of character - easily adaptable for any event. 

Festivals, Markets, Music events, Exhibitions, Corporate, Weddings, Parties & anything else you want to throw at us!

Our venue really offers something unique, so if you want your event to stand click the button below & head over to our venue page.


Total indoor space – 14,000 sq ft

Total outdoor space – 9,500 sq ft


Industrial setting

Fully licensed bar

Experienced events team

Dedicated events office/breakout area


Crew/employee parking

2 minutes from NCP parking


In-house PA

3 Phase power

High speed Wi-Fi connection

Smart building solutions throughout – enquire for more info


Industrial setting

Great accessibility to local hotels, public transport, city centre

Maximum internal capacity*: 1100

Maximum available space: c. 22,000 sq ft

Power: 13 amp, 16 phase

Crew/Trader Parking: up to 15 spaces

License: 7 days a week 10am - midnight

*maximum capacity in standing configuration*


Room Options

Room Max Layouts
Factory 1000
  • Dinner 600
  • Theatre 750
  • Standing 1000
Darkroom 400
  • Dinner 200
  • Theatre 300
  • Standing 400
Production 315
  • Dinner 155
  • Theatre 235
  • Standing 315
Bar 240
  • Dinner 100
  • Theatre 180
  • Standing 240
Shake Room 100
  • Dinner 40
  • Theatre 60
  • Standing 100
Yard 1190
  • Standing 1190

Bustler Market
The Chocolate Factory Siddalls Road Derby DE1 2DQ

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