Beer Festivals

Below is a list of other beer festivals and beer events in the local Derby CAMRA area or an easy journey from Derby. Information on local activities can also be found in the Derby Drinker. If you are visiting pubs, please remember to score the beer and enter your scores on the WhatPub website.



28th to 31st July - Smithfield, Meadow Road, Derby. Details inlcude 40 cask ales and 10 ciders complemented by key beers, burgers and live music.


2nd to 6th August - Great British Beer Festival, Olympia, London. Tickets on sale now.

24th to 28th August - Furnace Inn, Duke Street, Derby. 20 cask ales, 10 keg beers and 6 ciders on offer.

25th to 29th August - PotFest, FlowerPot, 19-25 King Street, Derby, DE1 3DZ. Over 30 beers and ciders. Live music.


8th to 10th September - Tamworth CAMRA Beer Festival, Assembly Rooms, Tamworth, B79 7DN. Direct trains from Derby. The Assembly Rooms are around 800m (half mile) from the station.

POSTPONED - 14th to 18th September - Derby CAMRA Beer Festival, Market Place, Derby.


12th to 15th October - Nottingham CAMRA Beer Festival, Trent Bridge cricket ground, Nottingham. Take the i4, Indigo or Red Arrow from Derby Bus Station or one of the frequent trains.


Notes and Information

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.

If you have any information regarding this page, please send an email to the Pubs Officer (


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Last updated 20th July 2022