Saturday Line-Up

Wristbands will be available on the days of the festival at a cost of £3 for the day or £5 for the weekend. Under 16s are free.

Nearly every activity is included in the price of your wristband; however, there are a few activities that have a small charge.

Ecclesbourne School, Wirksworth Road, DE56 4GS

  • 11am - Derby A Capella
  • 12pm - The Nightwires
  • 1pm - The Duffield Singers
  • 2pm - Diana Mehira School of Dance
  • 3pm - Derby Scottish Dancing and Burns Club

Duffield Library, Wirksworth Road, DE56 4GH

  • 11am - Maxwell Craven
  • 12pm - Jonathan Nicolas, Author
  • 2pm - An exploration of the landscape and people of Derbyshire
  • 3.15pm - Gurmit Samra – Derby and Film: working with creative and commercial projects in the city
Weston Centre, Tamworth Street, DE56 4ER

  • 11.30pm to 12pm - Steps for the Future
  • 12pm to 12.30pm - Andy Quinn
  • 12.30pm to 1pm - Steps for the Future
  • 1.15pm to 2pm - Salsasize with Theresa Peltier
  • 2pm to 4pm - Piano-athon led by Beate Toyka
Duffield Meadows Primary School, Park Road, DE56 4GT

Inside the school there will be a full range of craft stalls with the Duffield Women’s Institutes serving food.

From 12pm to 2pm Sarah Marriott, in conjunction with Duffield Preschool, will be holding craft making sessions.
Afterwards from 2pm to 3pm Dave and Chris will be performing a selection of blues, folk and pop songs; Dave on his 12 string guitar and Chris on vocals, with harmonica with occasional mandolin.
Outside will be Derby Police Museum, Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service and Spice It Up BBQ.
Emmanuel Community Church, Chapel Street, DE56 4EQ
Throughout the day there will be a broad mix of activities including a creative prayer space incorporating a prayer tree, a prayer wall, forgiveness stones, prayer requests, creative writing to give people a chance to write some poetry, and creative art using clay and singing. Light refreshments will be available.
Trinity Methodist Church, King Street, DE56 4EU
There will be an exhibition of work by members of the Amber Painting Group and the Allestree Art Club on show. Light refreshments are available, and any money raised will be divided between their chosen charity for the year – Massive, the Duffield based youth centre - and the Duffield Arts Festival.

William Gilbert Endowed School, Vicarage Lane, DE56 4EB
The school will be bursting with unique crafters and traders! There will be art cubes where you can let out your inner artist and decorate to your heart’s content.

The Duffield Photography Competition is also on display here.

Duffield Baptist Church, Makeney Road, DE56 4BD
Throughout the day there will be a broad mix of activities including, card making, crafts and storytelling for children. Light refreshments will be available.
Patten Makers Arms, Crown Street, DE56 4EY
  • 12.15pm: Morgan Richter
  • 12.45pm: Lucy Milford

St Alkmund’s Church, Church Drive, DE56 4BA
  • 11am - 11.30am - Twistin’ Tots
  • 12.00pm -12.30pm - Twistin’ Tots
  • 12.45pm - 1.15pm - Flippin C Creative
  • 1.30pm - 2.15pm - Flippin C Creative
  • 2.30pm – 3pm - Jelly Roles
  • 3.15pm - 4.15pm - Ballet workshop with Bethan Smith