Heeley City Farm Beer Festival- On 11-12 May, we’ll be hosting our first Beer Festival here at Heeley City Farm. Eight local breweries (and one local distillery) have donated ale (and gin) for the public to purchase to raise funds for the upkeep of the farm. Thanks to the kind donations from: Abbeydale Brewery, Welbeck Abbey Brewery, Neepsend Brew Co, … Continue reading Heeley City Farm Beer Festival
3 Valleys 2018- Organisers have confirmed the annual 3 Valleys Beer Festival in Dronfield will be taking place again this year on its usual date, the first Saturday in June, which this year is 2 June 2018. This event gets more popular every year and is now classed as a major event by Derbyshire County Council so organisers … Continue reading 3 Valleys 2018
Volunteering for CAMRA- There are many ways you can assist CAMRA – for example, you could work at one of our many beer festivals. There are dozens of varied roles: serving the beer is the obvious job, but there are many others: from van or fork-lift driving to building (and demolishing) bars to glass washing to social media … Continue reading Volunteering for CAMRA
Best of the Fest- The recent Steel City Beer & Cider Festival, which for the fourth year in a row was held at the Kelham Island Museum, proved as popular as ever. More than 6,100 visitors attended over the four days, between them drinking over 14,500 pints of cask ale, 2,300 pints of cider and perry, 1,400 pints of … Continue reading Best of the Fest
Penistone Autumn Beer Festival- From Friday 17 to Sunday 19 November, The White Heart in Penistone will be hosting its 5th beer and cider festival, hoping to follow up the success of the previous four events. Over the three days, there will be 30 real ales and 10 craft ciders on offer, alongside food and live music performances each … Continue reading Penistone Autumn Beer Festival
Thu 24 – Sat 26 May
Takes place at the Lincoln Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln LN2 1EY (5 minutes’ walk from bus and rail stations). 100+ real ales plus cider, perry and international bottled beers. Food available at all times and live music every evening and Saturday lunchtime. Open Thursday 12-3 and 6-11; Fri 12-11; Sat 12-11 with free admission for card-carrying CAMRA members.
Thu 24 – Mon 28 May
The annual Chapeltown beer festival will take place at the Commercial on Station Road. This year’s event will feature more than 30 real ales and ciders, all of them new to the festival.
Lees Hall Golf Club Brews & Blues
Fri 25 – Sun 27 May
Ten cask ales, plus craft beers and gin, and live blues are the main features at this beer and music festival taking place at the Lees Hall Golf Club on Hemsworth Road, S8 8LL. Open from 6pm on Friday and 12 noon Saturday and Sunday. Buses 18 and 20 both stop nearby.
Old Hall Hotel Spring Bank Festival
Fri 25 – Mon 28 May
New for 2018, the Old Hall Hotel in Hope are holding an additional beer festival over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. As usual, there will be a range of real ales and ciders from around the Peak District, plus food and live entertainment.
Thu 31 May – Sat 2 Jun
Over 150 cask beers plus ciders, perries and bottle-conditioned beers from across Europe. ‘Bar Nouveau’ with up to a dozen cask beers which have never been seen before, including prize winning home brewer/professional brewer collaborations. Open Thursday 3:30-11, Friday and Saturday 12-11. CAMRA members get free entry at all times except Friday evening after 7pm (£3).