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The Best VW Festival in Derbyshire!
A friendly, fun, family festival for VW lovers everywhere.
Join us for live music, kids entertainment, Show N Shine, the trade and catering village and most of all.......

Lots of VW's in stunning scenery.

09:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Opening Day

Derbyshire Dubs 2023 starts. Gates close today at 8pm.

09:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Trade Set up
Location: Trade Village

The site opens at 9am for Traders to arrive and set up.

04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Early Camping
Location: Campsite

Campsite opens for early campers at 4pm, there is no entertainment on today and Traders are not obliged to be open. Gates close at 8pm.

08:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Festival Opens

Gates open at 8am for remaining Traders and Campers.

04:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Buz Beats Radio
Location: Marquee

Buz beats radio fires up their program live from the DDVWF site.

08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Take the Seven
Location: Marquee

Chesterfield based Take the Seven grace the DDVWF stage once again.

10:30 PM - 01:00 AM
Silent Disco
Location: Marquee

Join us for a night of awesome tunes, where no one can hear you sing :)

Channel 1 - Dr Cheese
Channel 2 - 70s & 80s with DJ's Garry A & Steedy
Channel 3 - Dance Throwback with DJ en-le Frith

09:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Theme Family Funday

Show arena opens at 9am for Trade and Caterers. Get your fancy dress out and join us for a family friendly day in the Derbyshire Hills. Buz Beats radio will be live throughout the day.

10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Kids Zone
Location: Mini Marquee

Loads of activities throughout the day for your young ones to dip in and out of (all free).

Circus Skills
Kids entertainer
Derbyshire Rocks

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Dog Show
Location: Catering Zone

Get ready to show off your furry friends, numerous categories to get entered in.

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Flowers in the Rain
Location: Marquee

Set 1

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM
Flowers in the rain
Location: Marquee

Set 2

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Phil Watkins
Location: Marquee

Acoustic Guitarist Phil will be back for the 3rd? 4th? time :)

03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
Warren Ireland
Location: Marquee

Singer/Songwriter Warren will amaze with his guitar and loop pedal skills.

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Family Quiz & Bingo.
Location: Marquee

Get your Vee Dub Family gathered to face off against the rest of the campsite to find our smartest dubbers. Also test your music knowledge with our sing a long bingo.

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Kids Disco
Location: Marquee

Tunes to keep the kids busy/happy.

07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Dan Aspinall
Location: Marquee

Show favourite Dan is back to start your night off.

08:30 PM - 10:30 PM
The Aups
Location: Marquee

Buxton band The Aups bring their own brand of original and cover songs to get the party going.

10:30 PM - 01:00 AM
Silent Disco
Location: Marquee

Join us for another night of awesome tunes, where no one can hear you sing :)

Channel 1 - Dr Cheese
Channel 2 - 70s & 80s
Channel 3 - TBC

09:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Show, Shine & Bank holiday bonus.

Our final day of festivities, Catering and Trade open from 9am. The show and shine event starts on Sunday morning 10 am, please be parked by 9am, judged by DKO Action Imagery.

Entertainment closes at midnight.

10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Show and Shine
Location: Trade Village.

£2 to enter. All proceeds to Derbyshire Children’s Holiday Centre.

Categories for the best! (Subject to change)
Split Screen
Best Home Made VW
Rat Look (Van/Car)
Daily Driver

The winner of each category will get a trophy.

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Show and Shine Results
Location: Marquee

Join us to hand out the trophies to the weekends best vehicles.

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Family Quiz and Party
Location: Marquee & Catering Zone

Dubber Dubber in the field, who's the smartest of them all :)

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Katy Higham
Location: Marquee
08:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Indieannas
Location: Marquee
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location: Marquee

The last night disco with BuzBeats Radio.

08:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Show Close

Traders are not obliged to be open on this extra day and the site closes at 2pm. Have a safe journey home.

Catering for 2023 now sold out!

Beer Buz

Beer Buz

Our flagship is our Theme Bar a VW Mobile Bar which is the ideal mobile festival bar! Serving Real Cask Beer, Draft Chilled Lagers and Ciders.

PizzaPi Mobile Catering

PizzaPi Mobile Catering

PizzaPi Mobile catering is a trailer mounted wood fired pizza oven. Our pizza dough is proven for 24 hours and our pizza's are freshly made to order.


The Scran Van

Breakfasts, locally made burgers, steak and chips! And new to the 2023 menu - Loaded fries.



Our purpose built Dub Trailer from which we serve Hot Dogs/Bratwurts and Toasties with tasty fillings.

Ruby Murray

Ruby Murray

Back Again - The nations favourite, Curry!! With Rice or Chips or in a Wrap.


Joebie Espresso

Enjoy freshly prepared Coffee from Joebie Espresso! We will also be serving teas, hot chocolate, cold drinks and cakes ☕🍰

Pomeroy Dairy - Ice Cream

Pomeroy Dairy - Ice Cream

Since 2017, we have been producing artisan ice cream, made using whole milk from our own dairy cows here on the farm. We produce a wide range of ice cream flavours, over our Classic and Luxury ranges.



Our trailer means we offer freshly made donuts.

Trade Stalls for 2023 sold out!

A2B Conversions

Auto Jumble (Farleys)

Barney's Gizmos

Barnfind Clothing


Boho Chik

Buxton Stickers

Campervan Goodies

Campervans en-le Frith

Dinky Dubs



Gee's Wax Melts

Janes Crafties


Katiki Tie Dye Workshops

Lime Locket Designs

Mythical Goods and More


Razzle Dazzled

Simply Natural Treats

Slate Leather

Starlight Balloons

The Crafty Hoarder

Theft Stop

Tres Jolie

Woodstock Creations