The Derby Festé World Circus

Featuring Gorilla Circus

Bass' Recreation Ground

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Fri 29 Sep 2017

Most tickets cost more when booked via telephone or in person at box office. See our Ts & Cs for details.

About the event

Derby Festé will open on Friday night at Bass’ Recreation Ground which will be transformed into ‘Circus World’ from late afternoon.

Derby Festé will arrive on 29 and 30 September, transforming Derby into a playground with performances for the whole family to enjoy.

Derby Festé kicks off on Friday night as Bass’ Recreation ground is transformed into a ‘World of Circus’ with a twist of Festé and a sprinkling of magic.

Enjoy the very first ‘Festé Food Village’ with street-food and drinks from around the world. Take in the beauty of the fire garden and encounter a carnival procession and circus acts along the way. The evening will build towards a show-stopping, daring and dangerous aerial performance by European company Gorilla Circus called ‘The Altitude Show’. Tickets are just £7 each and group bookings of 8 or more are just £5 each! So come along and enjoy.

You will be able to collect your pre-bought tickets on the day from the Sales and Information Centre up until 3.30pm. From 4.30pm you will be able to collect them from the Box Office at Bass' Rec.

Doors open and event starts at 5.30pm. Gorilla Circus will be performing between 8pm and 9pm. The full event programme is available to view online here.

Check out further information and FAQs here.

For more information about the rest of the Festé weekend, head to the main event page.

See derbyfeste.com for more information.

Metro travel ticket offer

A ticket to this event gets you £1 off unlimited day travel across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire with a trentbarton and Kinchbus metro ticket. Find out more.


Prices & Offers


Group discount will be applied at checkout.