Our 2020 festival has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please read our full statement here: 2020 Cancellation

Indietracks is a unique three day summer music festival which combines steam trains and indiepop music. It takes place at the Midland Railway – Butterley in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside each summer. The next festival will take place on 24th – 26th July 2020.

Around 50 indiepop bands from across the globe will be playing across four stages at Indietracks: the outdoor stage; the indoor stage, the church and on the steam trains themselves. The festival will also host a range of art and craft workshops and a selection of discos after the bands finish.

Visitors are free to enjoy steam train rides, railway attractions and museums, discos, art and craft workshops, great food and a wide selection of real ales.

To see the line up and to buy tickets visit the offical Indietracks website. 

Each year, Indietracks release a compilation album of bands playing at the festival. There’s dozens of fantastic songs by some amazing artists and all proceeds go to the Midland Railway Trust.   The compilations available so far are shown here, please support us and Indietracks by downloading your chosen compilations.

Non Indietracks Ticket Holders

The site will be open to non Indietracks ticket holders on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th July only (NOT on Friday 24th July) however certain areas will be restricted. There will still be full access to facilities Butterley Station, however no access to Demonstration Signal Box, Outdoor Children’s Play Area and Victorian Railwayman’s Church at Swanwick Junction.