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.

July 2017

7th to 23rd July - Wetherspoons Cider Festival: Babington Arms, Derby; Standing Order, Derby; Thomas Leaper, Derby; Observatory, Ilkeston and Red Lion, Ripley.
21st to 23rd July - Amberfest 2017, Amber Ales, Unit 7, Benjamin Outram Business Centre, Whiteley Road, Ripley, DE5 3QL. Tel: 01773 512864.

August 2017

18th to 20th August - Tenth Marchington Melee, Dog and Partridge, Marchington, near Uttoexter.

October 2017

11th to 14th October - Nottingham Robin Hood Beer & Cider Festival, Nottingham Castle, Nottingham. Advanced tickets now on sale.


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.