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.

Please click here for the Ashbourne CAMRA Beer Festival.

Below is a list of other beer festivals and beer events in the local Derby CAMRA area. Information on local activities can also be found in the Derby Drinker. If you have any information regarding this page, please send an email to the Pubs Officer ( Finally if you are visiting pubs, please remember to score the beer and enter your scores on the WhatPub website.

August 2016

25th to 27th August - Golden Eagle Music & Beer Festival, Agard Street, Derby.

25th to 29th August - Flower Pot, Kings Street, Derby. Northern Soul Beer Festival. See Derby Drinker for details.

26th to 28th August - Marlpool Ale House and Queens Head, Breach Road, Marlpool.

26th to 28th August - Redemption Ale House, Ray Street, Heanor, DE75 7GE.

26th to 29th August - Harrington Arms, 392 Tamworth Road Sawley, NG10 3AU.

26th to 29th August - Furnace Inn, Duke Street, Derby.

27th to 28th August - Holly Bush Inn, Holly Bush Lane, Makeney, DE56 0RX.

September 2016

1st to 3rd September - Peacock Inn, Old Nottingham Road, Derby.

22nd to 24th September - Ashbourne CAMRA Beer Festival, Town Hall, Market Place, Ashbourne.

29th Sep to 2nd October - Amber Valley CAMRA Beer Festival, Strutts, Derby Road, Belper, DE56 1UU. 

October 2016

5th to 9th October - Brunswick Inn, Railway Terrace, Derby.

12th to 15th October - Nottingham Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival, Nottingham Castle, Friar Lane, Nottingham. Tickets now available online.

20th to 23rd October - Royal Oak, Ockbrook. Featuring beers from Hertfordshire.

27th to 29th October - Holly Bush Inn, Holly Bush Lane, Makeney.

27th to 29th October - Arkwrights Bar, Campbell Street, Belper.


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.