Beer Festivals

Please click here for the Derby City Charter Summer Beer Festival

Please click here for the Derby CAMRA Winter Beer Festival

Please click here for the Amber Valley CAMRA Beer Festival.


Below is a list of other beer festivals in the local Derby CAMRA area. Information on local activities can also be found in the Derby Drinker.

September 2015

24th to 27th September - Amber Valley Beer Festival, Strutts, Belper. See link at the top of the page.

October 2015

1st to 4th October - Brunswick, 1 Railway Terrace, Derby, DE1 2RU. 50 Real Ales and 20 Ciders & Perries. Live music Thursday and Saturday. See Derby Drinker for details.

2nd to 4th October - Amber Brewery Beer Festival, Unit 7 Outram Business Centre, Ripley DE5 3QL.

2nd to 3rd October - 2nd Rockstock & Barrel Beer & Music Festival, Chimneys, Willington.

2nd to 3rd October - The Independent Brewers Beer Festival, National Brewery Centre, Burton upon Trent, DE14 1NG. See Derby Drinker for more details.

7th to 10th October - Nottingham Robin Hood Beer & Cider Festival, Nottingham.

8th to 10th October - 3rd Ashbourne Beer Festival, Town Hall, Ashbourne.

8th to 10th October - 35th Stoke Beer & Coder Festival, Fenton Manor Sports Complex, Victoria Road, Fenton, ST4 2RR.

15th to 18th October - Dogtoberfest, The Dog, 5 Lichfield Street, Burton upon Trent.

16th October to 1st November - Babington Arms, Standing Order and Thomas Leaper. Wetherspoons Real Ale Festival

15th to 18th October - Royal Oak, Green Lane, Ockbrook. Over 30 Beers and Ciders from Cheshire. See Derby Drinker for details.

21st to 24th October - Matlock & Dales CAMRA Beer Festival, County Hall, Matlock. See article in Derby Drinker.

22nd to 24th October - Holly Bush, Makeney.

29th October to 1st November - Furnace Inn, Duke Street, Derby. Dark -v- Light Beer Festival - see Derby Drinker for details.

November 2015


December 2015


February 2016

17th to 20th February 2016 - National Winter Ales Festival, The Roundhouse, Derby.


If you are making a special journey to visit one of the above festivals, you are strongly advised to check dates and opening times directly with the venue.