A number of events have obviously been cancelled during November lockdown but venues across the Cathedral Quarter are busy planning for a return to near normal.

Here is an update of what is happening and this page will be updated as the situation changes moving forwards.

Festive Derby’s outdoor attractions ready to sparkle

Festive Derby’s outdoor attractions begin on Friday 4 December, bringing a backdrop of lights and Christmas sparkle to the city streets together with attractions that can be enjoyed in a safe way. Outdoor events will run as planned with full Covid-secure measures in place. Visitors are asked to continue to… Read More


Mini Festive Fair

Derby Cathedral’s Online Mini Festive Fair, was a great success and they wanted to thank everyone for joining them The event ran within a Facebook group and was attended by more than 200 people from the comfort of their own homes on a chilly weekend in November. A wide range… Read More


Get Involved with Artcore

Artcore have been working hard in the background to bring activities online to help people to combat isolation and continue connecting within the wider community. Creative Kits – We now have a wide range of creative kits which we are selling on our online shop. People have the option to buy… Read More


Festive Derby

Join us for a celebration of all things seasonal, as Derby gets festive this year. We’ve put on a series of events to get you into the festive spirit, ranging from family delights with an Elf Encounter, a Dickens of a time with A Christmas Carol,… Read More


Live in Your Living Room

For everyone at Déda, this means having to look at what we do – or what we did – and reimagine and refresh our working lives, our working relationships, our ways of doing and of being. “LIVE in your Living Room” is one response to the Pandemic that surrounds us. Read More


Comedy Nights

Book ahead or even buy a voucher as a special present for the ROFL Comedy Club – Derby which is held at Bar Social in Victoria Street on Friday and Saturday nights. Resident host and multi-award winning Harriet Dyer is joined on stage by some of the top comedians… Read More


Escape the Unescapable

Until December 3rd  Unescapable will be closed but are offering gift vouchers as Christmas gifts and some online games that can be played with friends over Zoom. Then, when we are able to return, Unescapable escape rooms in The Wardwick is a top secret time travel facility, for which you’ll… Read More


Plan Your Escape

Getting together this Christmas will be a very different affair but the Covid-safe measures at The Escape Room Guys in Iron Gate mean that you can still enjoy their interactive puzzle-based experience from December 16th. This 60-minute fun and challenging experience is great for friends, family, work colleagues and enthusiasts. Read More