The National Brewery Centre

Discover the History, Art and Fun of Brewing - Daily Guided Tours

The National Brewery Centre hosts Beer Festivals every year
The National Brewery Centre hosts Beer Festivals every year
Pure nostalgia at our annual Vintage Festival
Pure nostalgia at our annual Vintage Festival
Classic car rallies
Classic car rallies
Our Christmas parties and New Year banquet - great for couples and Groups
Our Christmas parties and New Year banquet - great for couples and Groups

Special Events

Apart from its monthly Jazz and comedy clubs - The National Brewery Centre also stages a great range of other special events throughout the year.

Beer Festivals. Great live bands. Oktoberfest nights. Special Bank holiday and Mother's Day family carvery lunches. Christmas and New Year parties. Pantomimes. Vintage Festivals………… there is something for everyone!

Half Hogshead Monthly Tours 2018 & 2019

Half Hogshead Monthly Tours 2018 & 2019

15th December - 14th December

  This specialist guided tour runs on the second Saturday of each month during 2018 & 2019  Guided tour of The National Brewery Centre Museum, which incorporates the Bass collection and the William Worthington micro-brewery.  Plus! A beer appreciation skills lecture with a full beer ...

Tribute To Michael Buble and Mothers Day Meal

Tribute To Michael Buble and Mothers Day Meal

30th March

  Tribute To Michael Bublé  and Mothers Day meal. 2019 Saturday 30th Tribute To Michael Bublé’ and two course meal. This amazing show, starring Max Hutton, includes Bublé’s own international chart hits like: Home, Everything, Lost and Haven’t met you yet mixed with a selection o...

Mothers Day Carvery 2019

Mothers Day Carvery 2019

31st March

Celebrate Mother’s Day at The Brewery Tap Restaurant. Two course lunch time carvery – Adult £12.95. Child £8.95 Includes a small gift for Mum! Reservations recommended – call The Brewery Tap on 01283 532 880 ...

Tribute to Franki Valli and Mothers day Meal

Tribute to Franki Valli and Mothers day Meal

31st March

  Tribute To Franki Valli and Mothers Day meal. 2019 Sunday 31st March Back by popular demand to ensure you have a perfect Mother’s day. The show covers 3 decades of music, including all the big hits like; The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Anymore, Sherry, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Walk Like A Ma...

Hoe Down Party and Supper 2019

Hoe Down Party and Supper 2019

5th April

  Hoe Down Party & Supper   Friday 5th April  Dust off your cowboy boots and join us for our annual hoe down, including a delicious one course supper!  Featuring the Derby based Slowdown Boys who have been playing their unique blend of Bluegrass, Old Time and Early Country m...

Tribute To The Foo Fighters 12th April 2019

Tribute To The Foo Fighters 12th April 2019

12th April

  Tribute to The Foo Fighters. Friday 12th April Foo Fighters GB bring you the most authentic and genuine recreation of a Foo Fighters gig in the tribute world.  Now appearing as a seven piece line up with backing vocals and keyboards, the sound is more epic than ever! This band has...

Easter Family Fun 2019

Easter Family Fun 2019

21st April - 22nd April

  SUNDAY 21ST APRIL & MONDAY 22ND APRIL  KIDS NOW GO FREE!  BRING YOUR MUM AND DAD AND YOU CAN GO FREE (max two free kids under 16 per paying adult)  CHANGE TO PREVIOUSLY ADVERTISED PROGRAMME:  - THE PIP AHOY SHOWS WILL NO LONGER TAKE PLACE BUT THERE WILL NOW BE THREE DIF...

Tribute To Queen 3rd May 2019

Tribute To Queen 3rd May 2019

3rd May

 Now Sold Out  Tickets Still Available For Tina Turner and Hoe Down and Madness Queen UK pay tribute to arguably one of the best rock bands in the world. Guaranteed to be a brilliant night! Another one of our sell out shows in 2018!  We invite you to partake in some of the greate...

Peaky Blinders Dinner & Casino Night 2019

Peaky Blinders Dinner & Casino Night 2019

10th May

      A truly special occasion, by order of The Peaky ‘fookin’ Blinders.  Get your ‘Black Hand’ ticket to enjoy a two course dinner and Casino evening with live music and a DJ all staged in our marquee dressed and themed for the night with lots of 1920’s exhibits fro...

Tribute to Tina Turner 2019

Tribute to Tina Turner 2019

17th May

  Simply Tina is a brilliant tribute to Tina Turner! Kinisha is the voice behind Simply Tina - a performer with a wealth of experience. She will hold you captivated with a vibrant, evocative and seductive performance.  Featuring a voice that’s rich, warm and powerful Simply Tina del...

Best of British Comedy Dining 2019

Best of British Comedy Dining 2019

15th June

      A host of British comedy legends have descended upon Fawlty Towers... Sybil’s away on a golfing trip so Basil’s been left to run Fawlty Towers all by himself. Not to worry, a host of classic comedy heroes are on hand to help! Paying homage to everything from ONLY FOOLS &am...

VINTAGE FESTIVAL

VINTAGE FESTIVAL

15th June - 16th June

   A celebration of the life styles, fashion, music and classic cars of the post war years! Dress up in your favourite vintage style and join the fun. Guests will be engrossed in the reconstructed scenes from the era brought back to life by true enthusiasts.  Plus Saturday eve...

Tribute To Madness 21st June 2019

Tribute To Madness 21st June 2019

21st June

  Mainly Madness is a group of Two Tone loving musicians bringing the Madness experience for your viewing pleasure.  Not only are Mainly Madness a tribute to the great band itself - but also a celebration of Two Tone and Ska, which include inspirational bands as The Specials, Bad Mann...

Tribute To Beyonce 5th July 2019

Tribute To Beyonce 5th July 2019

5th July

   Leanne takes to the stage with all the fierceness and diva vocals that Beyonce demands!  A lifelong fan she has spent years perfecting Beyonce's mannerisms and stage presence. Her two professional dancers Natalie Venters and Emily Waterhouse team up to create a unique show that i...

Tribute To The BeeGees 19th July 2019

Tribute To The BeeGees 19th July 2019

19th July

  T  Now in their 20th year as the WORLD’S PREMIERE TRIBUTE TO THE BEE GEES, ‘Stayin’ Alive’ continue to tour all corners of the globe.  Astounding audiences with their uncanny likeness and eerily accurate sound and faultless re-creation of the distinctive vocals and harmony ...

Summer Comedy Gala 26th July 2019

Summer Comedy Gala 26th July 2019

26th July

   Three top Comedians and a compere to entertain you. Plus! a two course traditional Summer BBQ.  Sample BBQ menu:  Pulled pork, succulent beef burgers, Peri - peri chicken, spicy bean burgers, Potato salad, coleslaw, Mediterranean couscous, mixed salad Sweet potato fries, salte...

Model Train, Toy and Collectors Fair 2019

Model Train, Toy and Collectors Fair 2019

4th August

  A great range of stalls featuring die cast and collectable toys, model railways and more!  All indoors in our extensive marquee.  Bring back some memories, add to your collections or just browse. There will be lots of fascinating exhibits.  Entrance to the museum included. (G...

Tribute To The Beatles 2019

Tribute To The Beatles 2019

16th August

   This superb Beatles tribute band is held in high regard by die-hard Beatle fans, with an enviable talent for recreating that classic Beatle sound.  The FAB 4 have dozens of TV and Radio performances under their belt, including BBC TV’s “Children in need”, and guesting with ...

Last Night of The Proms 2019

Last Night of The Proms 2019

30th August

  Starring the Derby Concert Band. Enjoy the Pomp and Circumstance! Tune up your vocal chords for a great night out! This event will take place in our permanent heated marquee dressed for the occasion. During the evening the band will play classics such as:- RAF March Past; Theme fro...

Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dining 2019

Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dining 2019

6th September

   Lovely Jubbly! The Only Fools & Horses Comedy Dinner Show is an interactive dinner show where the audience dine in Del Boy’s very own restaurant.  You will simply love this hilarious tribute featuring all of your favourite bits from the classic sitcom. There’s everything ...

Tribute to The Jersey Boys 22nd Sept 2019

Tribute to The Jersey Boys 22nd Sept 2019

22nd September

     Oh What a Nite This promises to be! A brilliant Tribute to Franki Valli and The Four Seasons - plus a one course dinner! Book early as this event invariably sells out! This event is organised by local promoter Paul Barnett. You will be surprised how many of the hits you will re...

TRIBUTE TO GUNS AND ROSES 2019

TRIBUTE TO GUNS AND ROSES 2019

27th September

     FRIDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER  Get ready to seriously rock with this sensational tribute band!  Starring: Martin Colley as W . AXL ROSE, John Sumbler as SLASH, Erol Canavan as IZZY STRADLIN, Dermo Rose Sheen as DUFF McKAGAN and Padraig Tansey as MATT SORUM The bands repertoire cove...

Tribute to ABBA 11th October

Tribute to ABBA 11th October

11th October

    Agnetha and Frida –The Voices of ABBA four piece band. An AB BA Experience like no other! With over 16 years in The Tribute business, Sarah Fearnley and Diana Edwards are a highly successful ABBA tribute act.  Sarah and Diana bring their vocal talents and larger than life pe...

Oktoberfest 2019

Oktoberfest 2019

18th October - 19th October

   This October we will transform our courtyard Marquee into a traditional foot stomping Oktoberfest event with bier, live music, DJ with all the cheesy tunes and a of course, a great lively and vibrant atmosphere – be prepared to be entertained, Bavarian style! Top up your stein ...

Halloween Lights Out Museum Tours 2019

Halloween Lights Out Museum Tours 2019

28th October - 31st October

  Halloween Lights Out Museum Tours  Monday 28th – Thursday 31st October Dare you walk the museum at night? Discover what brews when the lights go out!! The patrons of days gone by still roam these floors looking to tell their tales of woe. Their lives cut short by a fatal accident...

Halloween Ball with Dinner option 2019

Halloween Ball with Dinner option 2019

1st November

  Ball or Dinner and Ball options:- Ball only GET IN THE ‘SPIRIT’ OF THINGS AT OUR FABULOUS ADULT ONLY FANCY DRESS HALLOWEEN BALL! It will be held in our dressed marquee. Viper Lounge will play live and there will be a disco - there's bound to be a touch of Rocky Horror in there...

Murder At Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining 2019

Murder At Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining 2019

2nd November

    Basil’s plans to host a murder mystery evening at Fawlty Towers are scuppered when the Hotel Inspector is actually found murdered in his room! Typical... All the staff at Fawlty Towers have a motive.  But who is responsible? Collect the clues, question the characters and solve the...

Model Railex 3rd November 2019

Model Railex 3rd November 2019

3rd November

  Model Railex   Sunday 3rd November The Burton 8th Annual Model Railex Exhibition, organised by the Burton Railway Society. Up to 14 visiting layouts have been promised featuring exhibits of the ever popular ‘N’ and ‘00’ gauges. A varied mix of scales and exhibits from th...

Bavarian Oompah Music Nights 2019

Bavarian Oompah Music Nights 2019

8th November - 22nd November

   Fridays 8th, 15th & 22nd November An evening for adults only . Join us for a foot stomping, stein bashing Bavarian music night featuring one of the UK’s premier Oompah bands - “Karls Bavarian brass band”.  This loveable group have been entertaining audiences with their ...

Blues Brothers Christmas Party 2019

Blues Brothers Christmas Party 2019

29th November

    Friday 29th November  A brilliant Christmas themed Blues Brothers tribute stage show featuring ‘Jake & Elwood’ - Shake Your Tail Feathers! This event sold out ion 2018! All the hits in an energy packed stage show – bring your shades and hats – and celebrate the...

Christmas Party Nights 2019

Christmas Party Nights 2019

30th November - 21st December

  Christmas Party Nights  DATES AVAILABLE: SATURDAY 30TH NOVEMBER, THURSDAY 5TH DECEMBER, FRIDAY 6TH, SATURDAY 7TH, FRIDAY 13TH, SATURDAY 14TH, THURSDAY 19TH, SATURDAY 20TH & SUNDAY 21ST DECEMBER.. Other dates available for private parties - please call to enquire  Join us at one...

The Jerseys  and Dinner 1st and 8th Dec 2019

The Jerseys and Dinner 1st and 8th Dec 2019

1st December - 8th December

  The Jerseys  and Dinner  Sunday 1st & Sunday 8th December  ‘Oh What a Nite’ these promise to be! A brilliant Tribute to Franki Valli and The Four Seasons –plus a one course Christmas dinner!  Book early as these events invariably sell out! This event is organised by ...

Christmas Comedy Gala with Supper 2019

Christmas Comedy Gala with Supper 2019

12th December

   Time for our annual Christmas Comedy and Supper Night! A Christmas party night with a difference! Three top class comedians and a compere to entertain you – and a two course Christmas Fayre supper! A full bar service will be available.  Doors open 7pm. Food will be serve...

Del Boy’s Comedy Dining Christmas Show

Del Boy’s Comedy Dining Christmas Show

15th December

  Del Boy’s Comedy Dining Christmas Show Sunday 15th December Del Boy’s throwing a Christmas party and you’re all invited. A whirlwind tribute to everything Trotter and everything Christmas! Party games, pantos and presents. Crackers, carols and karaoke.  Join Del Boy and the ...

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner & Dance 2019

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner & Dance 2019

31st December

  New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner & Dance Tuesday 31st December Celebrate the New Year in style with our four course banquet, festive disco plus additional live entertainment.  The evening will be held in our heated marquee – dressed for the occasion!  Great for couples or g...

Firkin Comedt Club 29th March

Firkin Comedy Club 29th March 2019 Four Comedians and a Compere to entertain you. You can eat at your table if you wish. Doors open 7.30pm. Show starts 8pm Book on line now or call 01283 532880 Tickets £10

Jaz on Tap 3td April

Jazz on Tap 3rd April 2019 Damon Brown In Concert (Trumpet/Voice, Piano, Double Bass and Drums) Damon is a true wandering minstrel – a brilliant trumpeter and an excellent singer …. Show starts 8pm. Tickets £12.00 if booked ahead and £15.00 if

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