Arts Derbyshire

Festivals Development

Festivals Development Resources

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Listed below are a number of organisations who work locally, regionally or nationally in festivals / event development who may be able to offer support to your Festival. We hope you find this a useful resource.

If you find any broken links, or have suggestions about additions, please email us:

National festivals organisations

British Arts Festivals Association
BAFA works with its members to raise the profile of festivals, lobby on issues relevant to the sector and to offer tailored support, networking and development for festival organisers, enabling its members to develop extraordinary events in a stable, creative and supportive environment.

Orchestras Live

Association of British Orchestras

Events Industry Forum & The Purple Guide 

Outdoor Arts UK

National Council of Voluntary Organisations


Covid Support & Resources


Check Events Industry Forum updates on The Purple Guide about health, safety and welfare at music and other events.

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