Musicians flock to Three Valleys Beer Festival

Derbyshire Times Band Of The Year live final. Ben Miles.
Derbyshire Times Band Of The Year live final. Ben Miles.

Music, beer, cider and food will be on offer as 14 venues across north Derbyshire take part in an annual festival.

One such pub laying on an array of entertainment as part of the Three Valleys Beer Festival on Saturday, is the Brewery and the Tap House pub at Brampton.

Building on previous year’s success the venue has even more live music and its own sausage festival, featuring locally made produce from Moss Valley Fine meats.

The line-up will see musician Marv White kick off the festivities from 1pm to 1.45pm, followed by blues singer and Derbyshire Times Band of the Year runner-up Ben Miles from 2.15pm to 3pm.

Liam Walker will play from 3.30pm to 4.30pm followed by indie covers band Cracking Right Foot from 5pm to 6pm.

Classic rcokers Walking Vegas will take to the stage from 6.30pm to 7.30pm before ska, dance and reggae mash-up Ubuntu from 8pm to 9pm.

Finally The fantastic Escape plan playing high energy rock covers will complete the line-up from 9.30pm to 11pm.

A free bus service will operate picking up at Dronfield railway station or Dore and Totley railway station and taking revellers around all the participating venues which includes community pubs, town centre bars, classic country hostelries and a farm. There will be no admission charges to any festival venue.

To see a full list of venues taking part go to