What’s happening, and where…

You can find details on the artists appearing, on the Artists Page

You can find more information and buy tickets from Derby LIVE’s website. We’ll have individual day tickets on sale soon (once we know how things look with the weekend sales!)

We’ll also have a range of Fringe events including music, dance and more. We’ll have more details closer to the event. We’ll update things on our Facebook Page and on the Fringe Page on this website.

From Pub To Pulpit - a group of musicians and singers standing in and beside a pulpit

As well as all of fantastic artists appearing within the festival, we’re really excited to be able to being a special concert to Derby, in conjunction with Derby Cathedral, on Friday 30 September at 6pm.

From Pub to Pulpit is a celebration of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ 150th anniversary, and includes music from Broomdasher, Coracle (featuring Belshazzar Feast’s Paul Hutchinson, Anna Tam and Karen Wimhurst), and the Cathedral’s own choristers.

Tickets for this stand-alone concert are £12, but if you’re a Weekend Ticket holder, you can see the show for just £5. Tickets available from the Derby LIVE Website – From Pub to Pulpit | Derby Live


The Mick Peat Stage:

8.15pm – Lucy Ward, Lady Nade, Sound of The Sirens

The Old Bell Hotel:

6.30pm – Treacle City Dance Band (welcome ceilidh)

10.45pm – Winter Wilson’s Jukebox!

Derby Cathedral (separate ticket with a discount price for weekend festival ticket holders):

6pm – From Pub to Pulpit : Tickets from Derby LIVE Website


The Mick Peat Stage:

12.15pm – Old Sea Legs, Granny’s Attic

3.45pm – The Pitmen Poets

8pm – Bob Fox & Billy Mitchell, Spiers & Boden

Derby Cathedral:

10.30am – Marc Block

2.15pm – The Carrivick Sisters

5.30pm – Janice Burns & Jon Doran, Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage

The Old Bell Hotel:

Fringe Festival Events (see separate ticket and details)


The Mick Peat Stage:

12noon – Nelly

4pm – Jez Lowe, Narthen

7.45pm – Baggaley & Varnam, Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

The Old Bell Hotel:

10.30am – Janice Burns & Jon Doran

2pm – Baggaley & Varnam, Old Sea Legs

6.15pm – Robb Johnson