Returning to the historic Roundhouse in February 2020 is the 16th Derby CAMRA Winter Ale Festival. Featuring over 400 cask ales, ciders, perries, bottled world beers and meads, we have among the best selections in the country.
This year we will feature bars from Blue Monkey, Navigation, Peak Ales and Totally Brewed. There will also be a craft ales bar featuring some interesting tipples from keykeg. Click here for a PDF copy of the Craft Beer List.
There will be a dedicated cider bar offering a wide range of ciders. Click here for a Cider List.
Mercian Mead will again be running a mead bar.
Gin and Rum
Once again Blue Monkey will be running a gin and rum bar in the Carriage Room.
Wednesday 20th - 17:00 to 23:00.
Thursday 21st - 12:00 to 23:00.
Friday 22nd - 12:00 to 23:00.
Saturday 23rd - 12:00 to 23:00.
Note: We operate Challenge 25 so ID will be needed for entry.
The Roundhouse venue is part of the Derby College complex situated on the Eastern side of Derby Railway Station. Click here to open Google Maps Roundhouse.
If arriving by train use the Pride Park exit from the over-bridge.
Bus and Foot
Free Bus service will be provided from Derwent Street and Moreledge (stop C8) to outside the Roundhouse. Note the bus does not serve the bus station. Buses run every 30 minutes with the first and last shown below.
Wednesday: First bus 17:00; Last bus 22:00.
Thursday: First bus 12:00; Last bus 22:00.
Friday: First bus 12:00; Last bus 22:00. Between 18:00 and 22:00 buses will go to the front of the railway station.
Saturday: First bus 12:00; Last bus 22:00.
Arriva Route F1 also operates between the bus station the back of the Roundhouse. Alight at the Roundhouse Way stop. There is a short cut opposite the stop which takes you to the front of the Roundhouse.
Free Buses will run from the Roundhouse at xx:15 and xx:45 past the hour. Last buses 22:15, 22:50 and 23:20.
Friday only buses between 18:15 and 22:15 will depart from the front of the railway station instead of the Roundhouse.
Keep an eye on the Derby CAMRA Festival Facebook page for updates.
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