Community Celebration 2014
A Rainbow in Silk: Colourful Tales from the Silk Road
The town's creative community took centre stage for a spectacular Festival finale!
Contemporary Visual Art Programme 2014
High quality, ambitious and engaging work from national and international artists as well as artists in the locality and the region.
Free Outdoor Music and Street Theatre
Throughout Trail weekend, discover talented local performers offering music and street theatre all around the town.
Art & Architecture Trail 2014
The 2015 Art and Architecture Trail takes place on Sat 12 and Sun 13 September. Read about the 2014 Trail weekend below.
From world class performers to the very best home grown talent - over two weeks jam-packed with exciting events, music, dance drama and more.
Festival 2014 is now over - thanks to everyone who came and contributed! Keep checking the website for details of the 2015 programme or sign up to our newsletter for information.
A buzzing mix of dance, music, poetry, film, walks and much more!
Join our Friends Scheme 2015
Celebrate Wirksworth Festival - Become a Friend for 2015.
Festivity in Derbyshire
Derbyshire is an amazing place to visit; there is an amazing eclectic mix of Festivals and events throughout the whole year. Get the dates in your diaries!
A leading rural arts festival where everyone can enjoy great art in a unique and inspiring setting.
Fostering Young Talent
We have lots of ways of involving Young People. The 'Up And Coming' weekend in partnership with Learning Through Arts, is dedicated to events for young people and young professionals working in the arts.
You can help us to make the Festival happen! Whether you contrbute generally or would like to support a specific bit of our programme, we can tailor your involvement