the festival

So What Is Dog Lovers Festival?

Dog Lovers Festival 2021 will bring you even more fun and frolics than before. The ultimate dog friendly festival set in the glorious Derbyshire Countryside.

Voted by The Telegraph as one of the top ten dog events in the U.K. Voted by the Star newspaper as one of the best dog friendly festivals in the UK for 2019 and nominated for Dog friendly awards best day out, this fun packed music festival is like no other. With Channel 5 filming at the event in 2019 and national newspapers giving us great recognition, we know 2021 will be ever bigger and better and we want you to celebrate with us.

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The Dogfather At Dog Lovers

2021 will bring you more shops so you can treat your dog or yourself to top of the range accessories and bling. Treat stalls, dog toy pop up shops and an array of harnesses to choose from as well as doggy lotions and potions that you won’t find on the high street plus, many more, including a new producer section with all the human treats you could wish for, you will be spoilt for choice.

We have lots of stalls where you can get expert advice on training, obedience, how to foster/adopt a puppy as well as free doggy MOT’s. We have a host of specialists waiting just for you and your dog.


Dogs at a

Music Festival?

This isn't just a dog show, its a DOG FESTIVAL and nowhere is off limits to

the pooches.


With some of the UK’s best tribute bands performing alongside a full line up of non-stop music across the weekend. 


So kick back as the sun goes down, grab a cold drink with friends and pooches and enjoy the party.




The food and drink flows all over the weekend.

With the very best street food stalls hand picked from some of the biggest food events in the Country.

Washed down with thirst quenching craft ales and ciders along side the

Gin Bar, prosecco or Pimm's, there

is plenty to sample.

What Else is There to do?

As always, we have a fun packed adventure for the dogs with agility, scurry run, obedience training, lure chasing, steeplechase, hide and seek, doggie dip, scent work plus a few more surprises for 2021.

The main arena will host again some fantastic entertainment throughout the day on both days so you can grab a ringside seat and watch and learn some amazing things. There will even be an opportunity if you fancy it to get in the ring yourself and be hands on.

And not forgetting the Fun Dog Show which will be running all day on both days. We have the most fabulous categories for you including Best in Show on both days.


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