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 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 Summer Secretary (see contacts page).

April 2016

22nd April to 4th June - Nottingham Mild Trail. Featuring 56 pubs across Nottingham / Nottinghamshire. See Nottingham Drinker for details.

28th to 30th April - Golden Eagle, 55 Agard Street, Derby.

28th April to 2nd May - Poet & Castle, 2 Alfreton Road, Condnor.

28th April to 1st May - Plough & Harrow Inn, High Street, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.

29th April to 2nd May - Royal Oak, Ockbrook. Anniversary beer festival featuring 20+ beers and ciders.

29th April to 1st May - South Notts Real Ale Festival, Moderns Rugby Club, Nottingam.

29th April to 1st May - Marlpool Ale House and Queens Head, Marlpool

29th April to 1st May - Harrington Arms, 392 Tamworth Road, Long Eaton.

May 2016

1st to 31st May - Mild in May and Ale Trail. Featuring 25 pubs in or near Derby. Participants can get reduced entry and free beer at the Summer City Charter Beer Festival. See the May Derby Drinker for more information.

6th to 7th May - Lincoln Green Brewery, Enterprise Park, Wigwam Lane, Hucknall.

12th to 15th May - Brunswick Inn, 1 Railway Terrace, Derby. DE1 2RU. Cider & Sausage Festival.

19th to 21st May - Barrow Hill,Campbell Driver Barrow Hill, S43 2PR. Free bus from Chesterfield Railway station.

June 2016

3rd to 5th June - Belper Goes Green , Belper Rugby Club, Strutts Playing Field, Derby Road, Belper, DE56 1UU.

July 2016

1st to 3rd July - Peakender 2016, Thornbridge Outdoors, Great Longstone Bakewell, DE45 1NY.

6th to 10th July - 39th Derby City Charter Summer Beer Festival, Market Place, Derby. See seperate page.

August 2016

9th to 13th August - Great British Beer Festival, Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London.

September 2016

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

October 2016

12th to 15th October - Nottingham Robin Hood Beer & Cider Festival, Nottingham Castle, Friar Lane, Nottingham.

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


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.