News: beer festivals

A round up of the latest beer festival news stories from Google News:

The joy of ice skating is great for Chichester  Chichester Observer

As a native of Chichester having lived there for 22 years prior to my retirement and move to Spain, I was very surprised and pleased to see that an ice skating ...

Posted: December 13, 2018, 6:30 am
Chailey  Mid Sussex Times

CONGRATULATIONS: to the Signals and Telecommunications Department at the Bluebell Railway for winning the Siemens Signalling Award, at the National ...

Posted: December 13, 2018, 6:01 am
Knutsford Beer Festival back in town centre for 2019  So Cheshire

The team behind the Knutsford Beer Festival has confirmed that the event will return to its town centre roots as The Courthouse was recently unveiled as the ...

Posted: December 12, 2018, 4:42 pm
Newcastle Racecourse holding three 'Beer Festival Racedays' before Christmas  Chronicle Live

The bars will be stocked with craft beers from top breweries for the racecourse's two all-weather meetings and one jump fixture.

Posted: December 12, 2018, 1:53 pm
NOFX to bring their Punk In Drublic festival to Slam Dunk 2019  Louder

Slam Dunk have announced that NOFX will be bringing their Punk In Drublic festival – including Bad Religion, Less Than Jake, Anti-Flag and more – to the ...

Posted: December 11, 2018, 5:40 pm
The 13 best pubs in Essex for 2019 according to the Good Pub Guide  Essex Live

Whether it's for a drink, a bite to eat or just for a catch up with friends, there are plenty of pubs to enjoy across the county. We are spoilt for choice in Essex and ...

Posted: December 11, 2018, 5:31 pm
Early Day Motion for Eaglesham Beer Festival  Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra

Eaglesham Beer Festival organisers Fraser and Laura Wilson have received the EDM (Early Day Motion) lodged by East Renfrewshire MP Paul Masterton for ...

Posted: December 11, 2018, 8:00 am
Biggest UK lager festival is coming to Manchester  About Manchester

A four day celebration of the world's finest lagers is coming to one of Manchester's most iconic Victorian buildings, Upper Campfield Market. The event will be ...

Posted: December 10, 2018, 3:02 pm
Live music all weekend at Northwich Plaza's Festive Festival  Northwich Guardian

THE first Festive Festival at The Plaza kicks off this weekend and organisers have got an incredible line up to tempt your taste and earbuds.

Posted: December 7, 2018, 3:08 pm
Festival cheer over £40,000 total  Brighouse Echo

The outstanding success of the Rastrick Beer Festival was revealed when the chairman of the organising committee announced that over the last eight years the ...

Posted: December 7, 2018, 9:43 am
Abingdon Beer Festival returns to Abbey Buildings  Oxford Mail

ABINGDON Beer Festival is back to showcase the very best Oxfordshire beers on the site of the town's original brewery.

Posted: December 5, 2018, 11:52 am
Four new craft ales launch at chippy  The Press, York

A MICRO-BREWERY near York is launching a range of new canned craft ales - not in a pub or during a beer festival but at a nearby chippy.

Posted: December 5, 2018, 8:00 am
Here's how many different kinds of beer there are in York  YorkMix

York has that unbeatable formula of blending history and cultural appeal with a widely diverse offering in its pubs and bars. There's the city's traditional pubs ...

Posted: December 5, 2018, 8:00 am
Here's all the details you need ahead of Dorchester Beerex beer festival  Dorset Echo

Tickets are now on sale for the ever popular Dorchester Beerex held in Dorchester Corn Exchange on Friday February 1 and Saturday February 2…

Posted: December 5, 2018, 5:00 am
Knutsford Beer Festival to return to town centre for 2019  Knutsford Guardian

KNUTSFORD Beer Festival will be returning to the town centre for 2019.

Posted: December 4, 2018, 11:50 am
6 Christmas gifts for the craft beer lover in your life  The Drinks Business

Does your beery friend consider their love of bacon their defining personality trait? Charcuterie specialist retailer Cannon & Cannon has launched a new meat ...

Posted: December 3, 2018, 8:00 am
Beer festival raises thousands for pupils  Peterborough Telegraph

Andy Simmonds (front, right) handed over a cheque to Heltwate School after money was raised from a beer festival held at The Ploughman in Werrington during ...

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
Brooklyn Brewery’s Garrett Oliver: ‘What we’re seeing is a return to reality’  The Independent

To say Garrett Oliver gets around is an understatement. When we sit down to talk beer past, present and yet to come – and particularly what we drink it with ...

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
Get into the festive spirit at Ringwood Brewery  Salisbury Journal

RINGWOOD Brewery will be getting in the festive spirit on Saturday, December 15 with its Christmas event.

Posted: December 1, 2018, 8:00 am
New sponsor for Ilkley Beer Festival  Ilkley Gazette

THE Ilkley and District Round Table, organisers of the annual Ilkley Beer Festival, are delighted to announce a new gold sponsor for 2019.

Posted: November 30, 2018, 8:00 am
Three-day music and beer festival can go ahead every year in Reigate's Priory Park  Get Surrey

The inaugural festival is scheduled for July - but the council has insisted live music must finish by 10pm.

Posted: November 30, 2018, 8:00 am
The biggest craft beer festival in the UK is happening just 45 minutes from Essex  Essex Live

We love a good beer festival in Essex and luckily, the biggest one in the UK will take place nearby. Craft Beer Rising 2019 sees more than 12,000 visitors turn up ...

Posted: November 29, 2018, 8:00 am
Rugby pub raises thousands for armed forces' charities

The '100 years, 100 beers' beer festival ran for a week this month and marked the centenary of the declaration of peace in the First World War. fest1.

Posted: November 28, 2018, 8:00 am
Ancient drink of mead revived by new fanbase of younger drinkers  The Guardian

English Heritage among outlets serving up honey fermented 'nectar of the gods' in wake of craft beer boom. Rebecca Smithers. Wed 28 Nov 2018 19.01 EST.

Posted: November 28, 2018, 8:00 am
Otley enjoys bumper Beer Festival  Ilkley Gazette

OTLEY'S Town Mayor got 'hands on' when she visited this year's Beer Festival.

Posted: November 27, 2018, 8:00 am
A big change has just been announced for Bristol beer festival  Bristol Post

With this miserable weather it might not feel like it, but festival season is sure to come around again quickly. And as we all know, there aren't many cities in ...

Posted: November 27, 2018, 8:00 am
Year's supply of ale to be won at beer festival  Times & Star

A YEAR'S supply of ale is up for grabs at the annual beer festival organised by Cockermouth Round Table.

Posted: November 27, 2018, 8:00 am
US drinkers get a taste for Hartlepool craft ale  Hartlepool Mail

Drinkers in America got a taste for Hartlepool beer when a host of North East ales were sent overseas in a novel exchange programme.

Posted: November 26, 2018, 8:00 am
Amazing winter beers on offer at Bexhill beer festival this weekend  Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Real ale enthusiasts should head to the Albatross Club at Bexhill from Friday November 23 - Sunday 25 when the award winning club holds another of its ...

Posted: November 23, 2018, 8:00 am
'Beer Box' helps brewery showcase wares to US drinkers  The Westmorland Gazette

THIRSTY US beer drinkers have had a taste of a top quality Lake District inspired beer thanks to an enterprising Kendal brewery.

Posted: November 23, 2018, 8:00 am
Harwich and Parkeston beer festival starts today  Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Beers and ciders will be the focus at an annual ale festival after music was scrapped from the event.

Posted: November 21, 2018, 8:00 am
Micro-brewery celebrates landmark year  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

A WHARFEDALE micro-brewery has celebrated its 20th anniversary.

Posted: November 21, 2018, 8:00 am
Brewers barrel over to US for Maine event  Harrogate Advertiser

Two local brewers helped to fly the flag for Yorkshire when they headed to the United States on an international beer exchange.

Posted: November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
Middlewich Round Table celebrate record attendance at beer festival  Winsford Guardian

THE Middlewich Round Table has announced that this year's beer festival was one of the most successful events yet.

Posted: November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
Sixty ales and live music lined up for Otley Beer Festival  Ilkley Gazette

REAL ale lovers will be making a beeline for Otley this weekend.

Posted: November 19, 2018, 8:00 am
Take part in the ale trail and find new pub and beer favourites  Braintree and Witham Times

IF you are a lover of real ale and beer, and a supporter of local brewerys, what better way is there to get out there this weekend (and every day in…

Posted: November 18, 2018, 8:00 am
Impressive turn-out to Beccles Beer Festival | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk News  Eastern Daily Press

Green Party Councillors Caroline Topping, Elfrede Brambley-Crawshaw and Graham Elliott with Beccles Lido Limited CEO Shaun Crowley. Picture: Contributed.

Posted: November 17, 2018, 8:00 am
North East brewers ship drinks to the US in 12-metre 'Beer Box'  Chronicle Live

Beer from four of the North East's top breweries have been shipped across the Atlantic in a custom-made portable bar, as part of an international beer festival.

Posted: November 16, 2018, 8:00 am
Leeds Northern Monk’s global beer festival  Yorkshire Evening Post

over 30 breweries from around the world will fill a former mill in Holbeck for an annual beer festival to celebrate specialist dark ales. Northern Monk Brew Co's ...

Posted: November 16, 2018, 8:00 am
Beccles Beer Festival returns for seventh year | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk News  Eastern Daily Press

Beer and ale lovers are in for a treat as a popular drinks festival makes a welcome return.

Posted: November 16, 2018, 8:00 am
North East and Yorkshire breweries head to Maine for US beer exchange  Bdaily

Ten breweries from across the North East and Yorkshire visited the US this month as part of an international beer exchange. The UK Government-organised ...

Posted: November 15, 2018, 8:00 am
Beer lovers should head to Albatross for festival  Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Real ale enthusiasts should head to the Albatross Club at Bexhill from Friday November 23 - Sunday 25 when the award winning club holds another of its ...

Posted: November 14, 2018, 8:00 am
Try more than 100 beers at the Cambridge winter beer festival  Cambridge News

The CAMRA event, Cambridge Beer Festival - Winter 2018, will be held this week.

Posted: November 14, 2018, 8:00 am
Club and pub team up for beer festival  The Press, York

A JUNIOR football club is teaming up with a village pub for a two-day beer festival fundraiser this week.

Posted: November 13, 2018, 8:00 am
The Best Beer Festivals In London In November and December 2018  Londonist

The beer festival calendar tends to become more sparse as we approach the end of the year, so we're rounding up London's best beer drinking opportunities in ...

Posted: November 8, 2018, 8:00 am
New beer festival offering free drinks and tickets

New Brewdog beer festival, Metro Mayhem, is offering free drinks and tickets. Plus Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes and Everything Everything will perform in ...

Posted: November 2, 2018, 7:00 am
Cloudwater is throwing a huge Manchester beer festival - with all-inclusive beer  Manchester Evening News

Manchester-based brewery Cloudwater are hosting their first festival next year at the Upper Campfield Market - with unlimited samples of beer included in the ...

Posted: November 2, 2018, 7:00 am
Oktoberfest beer festival comes to York  The Press, York

RAISE a glass or two as Oktoberfest, Germany's annual celebration of beer, comes to York.

Posted: October 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Five beers to try at Norwich Beer Festival 2018 | Latest Norwich News  Norwich Evening News

As Norwich Beer Festival gets under-way we spoke to manager of the new Curiosity Bar, Gavin Cooper, about some of his must-try beers.

Posted: October 23, 2018, 7:00 am
'We can't get any more beers in' - New bar and 220 beers at Norwich Beer Festival  Eastern Daily Press

A new bar will turn its taps on at the Norwich Beer Festival next week.

Posted: October 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Bolton Beer Festival is Back! Everything you need to know  The Bolton News

BEER enthusiasts are descending on the University of Bolton Stadium tomorrow for the 25th Bolton Beer Festival in aid of Bolton Lads and Girls Club.

Posted: October 17, 2018, 7:00 am
England v Germany (aka Nottingham Beer Festival v Oktoberfest)  Nottinghamshire Live

Real ale will be taking on German lager in the battle of the beer festivals this weekend. Nottingham's Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival gets underway today ...

Posted: October 17, 2018, 7:00 am
Top six trends from the Great American Beer Festival  The Drinks Business

Accredited beer sommelier, judge at The Drinks Business Beer Masters and the UK and Europe representative for the Brewers Association, Lotte Peplow, ...

Posted: October 16, 2018, 7:00 am
Holy last orders! Ludlow church to host beer festival

A Ludlow church will host a new beer festival next week.

Posted: October 12, 2018, 7:00 am
Date set for Romsey's Beer and Cider Festival return  Daily Echo

PUT the date in your diary as a popular beer festival is set to return to a Hampshire town. later this month.

Posted: October 8, 2018, 7:00 am
Discover Germany’s other big beer festival – in Stuttgart  The Sun

FIND foodie delights, fairground rides and more at the more family-friendly alternative to Munich's Oktoberfest, which is celebrating its 200th anniversary in style ...

Posted: October 7, 2018, 7:00 am
Meet Love Island star, enjoy Ascot races beer festival and more weekend events in Berkshire  In Your Area

Things have kicked off with a bang this October with a host of events to keep people entertained over the weekend. Love Island star Josh Denzel will be heading ...

Posted: October 5, 2018, 7:00 am
Wetherspoon's 12-day Newcastle beer festival is set to raise cheers this October  Chronicle Live

Find out which 10 pubs in and around Newcastle will be hosting a Real Ale & Cider Festival showcasing around 30 brews.

Posted: October 4, 2018, 7:00 am
Oktoberfest Beer Festival Raceday returns to Redcar  The Northern Echo

THE atmosphere promises to be “Wunderbar” at Redcar Races at the weekend with no shortage of steins, bratwurst, oompah music, lederhosen-clad…

Posted: October 3, 2018, 7:00 am
How to go to Oktoberfest next year  The Week UK

It may be a bit late to join Munich's beer-chugging action this month but 2019 is just around the corner.

Posted: October 3, 2018, 7:00 am
How Britain went crazy for Oktoberfest, plus the best events taking place this month  The Telegraph

The British love a party. Throughout the summer millions descend on festivals across the country in search of music and booze (3.5 million attended one in ...

Posted: October 2, 2018, 7:00 am
Craft beer trends from the US

The US is a hive of craft beer activity, with a market that has significantly more going on than the UK's. In this special feature, Britain-based beer sommelier, writer ...

Posted: October 1, 2018, 7:00 am
Real ale lovers turn out for inaugural Barlow Beer Festival  The Bolton News

REAL ale lovers have turned out in force for a beer festival in Edgworth this weekend.

Posted: September 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Oktoberfest 2018: Biggest beer festival coming to London | Daily Star  Daily Star

LIKE beer? Well, you'll love what is coming up next month.

Posted: September 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Beer festival returns to town for 25th birthday  The Bolton News

BEER enthusiasts are in for a treat as a popular ale event returns to town.

Posted: September 24, 2018, 7:00 am
Oktoberfest 2018: How the world's largest beer festival poured its first stein  The Independent

Oktoberfest, the world's largest beer festival, begins in Munich, Germany, on 22 September. A celebration of Bavarian folk traditions, the event is attended by ...

Posted: September 21, 2018, 7:00 am
We're only here for the 500 beers! All you need to know about York Beer Festival 2018  YorkMix

Beer enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond will travel to Knavesmire for the event – organisers have had enquiries from visitors coming from as far as ...

Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:00 am
Plymouth to stage its first craft beer festival  Plymouth Herald

Britain's most fashionable breweries will be in the city for two day beer extravaganza.

Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:00 am
Norwich Beer Festival 2018: All you need to know about the event | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk News  Eastern Daily Press

An annual celebration of real ale and beer from some of Britain's best independent brewers returns to Norwich next month.

Posted: September 15, 2018, 7:00 am
Unlimited beer to be served at the Harbourside as Bristol Craft Beer Festival returns  Bristol Post

With the weekend finally upon us, many of us will be busy planning how to make the most of our precious time off - and the return of the Bristol Craft Beer Festival ...

Posted: September 14, 2018, 7:00 am
Bolton Beer Festival is back here's how you can get tickets  The Bolton News

CELEBRATING its 25th year the Bolton Beer Festival returns once again next month.

Posted: September 11, 2018, 7:00 am
Giant shipping crate of beer set to steal show at Leeds International Beer Festival  Yorkshire Evening Post

A GIANT box of beers from New England will be bringing a *fresh* twist to the Leeds International Beer Festival, which opens in the Town Hall this evening.

Posted: September 5, 2018, 7:00 am
Yorkshire's brewers toasted with 400-keg Maine Beer Box at Leeds International Beer Festival  Yorkshire Evening Post

Breweries from around the world will set out their stalls to promote their craft in Leeds tomorrow – but those in search of a special relationship have made a ...

Posted: September 5, 2018, 7:00 am
Oxford Oktoberfest organisers 'devastated' to cancel beer festival  Oxford Mail

ORGANISERS of a German-style beer festival that was cancelled without explanation in Oxford have assured ticket holders they will get their money…

Posted: August 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Town gets into the spirit as Ulverston Beer Festival returns  NW Evening Mail

FLAGONS will be overflowing with the finest beers and ales this week as a popular beer festival returns.

Posted: August 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Gin and Prosecco join the lineup for 25th Northwich Beer Festival  Northwich Guardian

IT'S not just beer this year at the Rotary Club's annual festival, with gin and Prosecco among those added to the bill for 2018.

Posted: August 28, 2018, 7:00 am
A new beer festival is coming to Manchester celebrating the best of northern breweries  Manchester Evening News

The Beer Up Here is the newest festival from GRUB and will have a bar dedicated to Manchester beers.

Posted: August 23, 2018, 7:00 am
Ales, gins and ciders galore - Eaglescliffe to host its first beer festival  Gazette Live

Three day bank holiday weekend event is brainchild of Three Brewers Brewing Company.

Posted: August 21, 2018, 7:00 am
A summer beer festival is coming to Haverfordwest this weekend  Western Telegraph

A HAVERFORDWEST community centre is getting ready to celebrate its first birthday with pints and pitches.

Posted: August 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Axholme Beachcomber Beer Festival will feature more than 100 beers and ciders  Grimsby Live

Axholme Brewing Company is teaming up with the Beachcomber for the festival on September 1.

Posted: August 17, 2018, 7:00 am
What to expect from Peterborough Beer Festival 2018  Peterborough Telegraph

Tuesday sees the start of the 41st - or should that be forty thirst - Peterborough Beer Festival on The Embankment - and we have five pairs of tickets to give away.

Posted: August 17, 2018, 7:00 am
Smile for the Camra: 'Hat day' at the British Beer Festival  BBC News

Visitors to the Great British Beer Festival were asked to wear their "silliest drinking hat".

Posted: August 9, 2018, 7:00 am
London Craft Beer Festival v GBBF: which came out on top?

Traditionally, the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) is London's showcase beer event. Held at the start of August each year, the festival features more than 1,000 ...

Posted: August 8, 2018, 7:00 am
Beer and Beef Festival to come to the North of England for first time ever  Yorkshire Post

A farm near Masham is gearing up to host the North of England's first ever Beer and Beef Festival this September.

Posted: August 8, 2018, 7:00 am
Beer festival, seafood pop-up and afternoon tea  Scottish Field

People looking to escape the hustle and bustle of this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe will be able swap the urban frenzy for a luxury food experience on the ...

Posted: August 6, 2018, 7:00 am
London Craft Beer Festival: Everything you need to know  Evening Standard

London's annual celebration of all things craft beer is returning this weekend. London Craft Beer Festival welcomes an impressive cast of brewers both from the ...

Posted: August 1, 2018, 7:00 am
Manchester Beer and Cider Festival launches all-inclusive ticket for 2019 - with unlimited samples  Manchester Evening News

Manchester Beer and Cider Festival will bring more than 750 different beers and ciders together under one roof when it returns to Manchester Central next year.

Posted: August 1, 2018, 7:00 am
Gosforth Beer Festival to serve up a menu of craft ale, live music and street food  Chronicle Live

Beer lovers can raise a glass in a good cause as Newcastle's community event will help boost local charity this August.

Posted: July 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Plan for 2019 Maltings Beer Festival to go ahead on Osborne Park  Mid-Devon Advertiser

FEARS that one of Newton Abbot's most popular beer festival had been axed were quashed this week.

Posted: July 24, 2018, 7:00 am
21 great photos from Oxted Beer Festival 2018  Get Surrey

The best 'little' festival in the South East of England returned with a bang.

Posted: July 23, 2018, 7:00 am
What if tech moguls brewed real ale?  The Register

Updated: Competition The fine people at CAMRA are also fans of The Register, and are giving away both free and discount tickets for possibly one of the ...

Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:00 am
The Best Beer Festivals In London In July 2018  Londonist

There's lots of variety in London's beer gatherings this month. We've rounded up the most notable here. 11-14 July: Ealing Beer Festival. One of the larger ...

Posted: July 11, 2018, 7:00 am
Stonehaven beer festival raises a glass to more than £100000 raised for charity  Press and Journal

The organisers of one of Scotland's biggest beer festivals have toasted another successful year and raised almost £30,000 for local charities. The Midsummer ...

Posted: July 2, 2018, 7:00 am
A huge Oktoberfest beer festival is coming to Manchester's Albert Hall  Manchester Evening News

The weekend event will include a 'battle of the beers', as some of the best Manchester breweries take on Bavarian rivals.

Posted: June 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Tiny Rebel pulls out of Great British Beer Festival

Welsh craft brewery Tiny Rebel has announced it will pull out of this year's Great British Beer Festival (GBBF), accusing the organisers of “dictating how we ...

Posted: June 14, 2018, 7:00 am
Non-alcoholic beer to make first-ever appearance at The Great British Beer Festival  The Drinks Business

As the UK's interest in low-no ABV drinks grows, one of the UK's biggest beer festivals will sell alcohol-free brews for the first time this summer. The Great British ...

Posted: May 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival: 'It's a real Leith block party!'  Scottish Field

With just over a week until Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival gets underway, Scottish Field speaks to the festival's organiser Greg Wells about what to expect at this ...

Posted: May 17, 2018, 7:00 am
A massive 3-day German beer festival is taking over Cardiff Bay  Wales Online

A new, German-style beer festival is coming to Cardiff this weekend. The Cardiff Beerfest is heading to the Welsh capital for three days of special-brewed ...

Posted: May 8, 2018, 7:00 am
Beer festivals to look forward to in Liverpool, Wirral and nearby in 2018  Liverpool Echo

From churches to cricket clubs, there are plenty of places hosting beer festivals.

Posted: April 24, 2018, 7:00 am
UK beer festival launches competition to find new brewing talent

The organisers of three of the UK's biggest craft beer festivals are to seek out new, up and coming brewers as part of a new competition aimed at promoting ...

Posted: February 15, 2018, 8:00 am
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