Festival guide

Below is a guide to beer festivals in or near Sheffield that we are aware of over the coming months. While we believe the information is correct, we advise checking with the venue/organisers before making any special journeys.

CAMRA festival listings can also be found on the national CAMRA events page and commercial festivals on aletalk.


Fri 19 – Sun 21 Aug

The Bakewell based festival of beer and music organised by Thornbridge Brewery returns. Advance tickets are advisable and available to buy online. Camping also available to book. TM Travel bus 218 runs from Sheffield to Bakewell.


Tue 23 – Sat 27 Aug

Tented CAMRA volunteer run beer festival held on the river embankment, a locations walkable from the railway station. It features a large range of beer and cider plus gin and wine, food vendors, live music and even a small funfair! More information on the festival website.

Seven Hills

Fri 26 – Sun 28 Aug

The beer festival at Sheffield Tigers RUFC is back! Their ground and clubhouse is at Dore Moor, buses 65, 271 and 272 go there (and Dore journeys on bus 81/82 are a short walk away).

Hope Valley

Fri 26 – Mon 29 Aug

The Old Hall Hotel in Hope host their regular bank holiday weekend beer & cider festival. In addition to the pub’s normal food and drink offering, a marquee in the car park features a range of over 50 extra beers and ciders along with snacks and entertainment. Trains and buses 271/272 run from Sheffield to Hope.

West Bar Triangle

Fri 2 – Sun 4 Sep

Joint event between the Crow, Bar Stewards and Shakespeares.