The UK's best dog friendly Tribute Festival
Dog Lovers Festival 2023, the ultimate dog friendly festival set in the glorious Derbyshire Countryside, is the perfect way to celebrate our canine friends and enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors. We have a number of activities planned and a range of experts on hand to answer all your questions. If you’re looking for an unforgettable weekend with your canine companions, look no further than Dog Lovers Festival 2023.
Voted by The Daily Telegraph as one of the top ten dog events in the U.K and voted by the Daily Star as one of the best dog friendly festivals in the UK and nominated for Dog friendly awards best day out, this fun packed tribute festival is like no other.
“just love love love it. We were 2, then 5 then this year 13. It's growing as word gets around."
"We all loved it , travelled up from.forest of dean/ welsh boarders - our first time and we will be back! thank you x."
“We had an amazing weekend! The acts were brilliant (hats off to Billy Idol). Our weekend camping tickets were brilliant value for money & we will be back next year!.”
What Else is There to do?
Take part with your dogs and join the Fun Dog Show running all day Saturday & Sunday, great for competitors and spectators too.
As always, we have a fun packed adventure for the dogs with agility, scurry run, lure chasing, steeplechase, hide and seek, doggie dip, and lots of tips and advice from dog groups and specialists.
With a fantastic range of stalls selling leads, collars, harnesses, toys, food and anything else you can think of there is lots to do at Dog Lovers 2023.
In the main arena you will find a variety of shows for your entertainment throughout the weekend.
2022 saw displays from the Extreme Mountain Bike Show and Aspire Wrestling, along with bubble displays and circus workshop.
Roll on 2023!