Etwall Well Dressing Association


The next Etwall Well Dressing Festival will be held on Saturday 16th to Monday 18th May 2015.

How to get there

Etwall is close to the A38 and A50 in between Burton-on-Trent and Derby.  For those of you that have SatNavs, the postcode you need to use is DE65 6LU

What’s On

Nine well dressings to visit around the village

Food and refreshments will be available at various sites around the village


Country Dancing by:

Hilton Primary School & Etwall Primary School

Music by:

  • Silversax Band (Big Bang jazz and pop)
  • Derby Hospital Band

Traditional dancing by:

  • Ryknild Rabble Border Morris Dancers
  • Bare Bones Border Morris Dancers

Children’s entertainment:

  • Pinxton Puppets
  • Jolly Jingles (Punch and Judy plus walkabout clown)

Other activities

  • Have-a-go at well dressing – visitors able to try their hand at making a well dressing
  • Crafts fair with over 30 stalls
  • Art exhibition by local artists
  • Face Painting.
  • Children’s fun fair rides  and  inflatables
  • Climbing wall
  • Traction Engines
  • Fire engine – subject to call-out
  • Ferret  racing
  • Classic vehicles display
  • Grand Prize Draw
  • A display by the Etwall and Burnaston Local History Society
  • Etwall Well Dressing Archive Display

Beneficiaries for 2015


  • Burton Stroke Club
  • Derby Child Contact Centre


  • 3rd Etwall Scout group
  • Etwall Primary School PTA

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