What's on

Below you’ll find the the line up of all the things happening during this year’s Festival, including the Art & Architecture Trail, performances, Festival Plus events such as Gig on the Roof, and workshops.

Events are listed in date order and you can search different categories using the filters on the left.

Booking tickets

You can buy tickets for most of the Festival Performance Programme and many Festival Plus (formerly Festival Fringe) events online here. You can also pop into the Festival Box Office at Traid Links in town.

Wristbands for the Art & Architecture Trail are £7 each (under 18s free) and will be available for sale over the Trail weekend at points around town.

Date: Friday 13th September 2019
Time: 19:30
Venue: Northern Light Cinema
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Saturday 14th September 2019
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: The Maltings
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Wednesday 11th September 2019
Time: 18:00
Venue: Heritage Centre
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Saturday 7th September 2019
Time: 18:00
Venue: StarDisc
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Friday 13th September 2019
Time: 10.30
Venue: Town Hall
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Dates: 17th September 2019
Time: 10:00 (may vary)
Venue: Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole House, near Hopton
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Tuesday 10th September 2019
Time: 20:30
Venue: Royal Oak Pub
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Dates: 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th September 2019
Time: 2pm - 4pm (may vary)
Event Type: The Curated Exhibition
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Dates: 7th, 8th September 2019
Time: 10am - 5pm (may vary)
Venue: Various
Event Type: Art & Architecture Trail
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Date: Saturday 7th September 2019
Time: 19.00
Venue: The Old Lockup
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Saturday 14th September 2019
Time: 12 - 5pm
Venue: Derbyshire Eco Centre and National Stone Centre
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Sunday 15th September 2019
Time: 12-4pm
Venue: St Mary’s Church
Event Type: Community Celebration
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Date: Sunday 8th September 2019
Time: 4 - 9pm
Venue: Market Place
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Saturday 7th September 2019
Time: 19:00
Venue: Heritage Centre
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Friday 13th September 2019
Time: 19:30
Venue: United Reformed Church
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Saturday 14th September 2019
Time: 19:30
Venue: St Mary's Church
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Dates: 11th September 2019
Time: 7.30 (may vary)
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Sunday 15th September 2019
Time: 7.30
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Saturday 21st September 2019
Time: 8.00
Venue: The Maltings (formerly the Parish Room)
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Friday 20th September 2019
Time: 7.30
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Friday 13th September 2019
Time: 8.00
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Saturday 14th September 2019
Time: 8.00
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Saturday 7th September 2019
Time: 18:00
Venue: The Gothic Hall, Old Baptist Church, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth DE4 4FB
Event Type: Festival Plus
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Date: Thursday 12th September 2019
Time: 8.00
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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Date: Tuesday 10th September 2019
Time: 8.00
Venue: The Town Hall
Event Type: Performance Programme
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