Limited edition Steel City Beer & Cider Festival 2019 beer mats- The limited edition set of 12 Beermats advertises the 45th.Annual Steel City Beer Festival (SCBF45). On one side of each mat is the SCBF45 logo, with the reverse printed for the sponsor. The logo-side, when arranged, gives a large image of the festival poster. The image is based on a 1979/82 TV series which was … Continue reading Limited edition Steel City Beer & Cider Festival 2019 beer mats
Dronfield beer festival report- A number of Sheffield members helped out at the inaugral Dronfield CAMRA beer & cider festival alongside Dronfield and Chesterfield folk. The festival featured around 40 real ales and a dozen ciders on the CAMRA bars plus craft keg, food and entertainment. The venue was the Pioneer Club, spread across the concert hall, back room, … Continue reading Dronfield beer festival report
Sheffield’s 45th Steel City Beer & Cider Festival- We’re pleased to be able to announce details of our 45th annual beer & cider festival which will take place from 16th to 19th October, again at the atmospheric Kelham Island Museum across the Victorian Courtyard, Brearley Room, Millowners Arms, Marquee and Upper Gallery. The festival will feature a range of over 250 beers including … Continue reading Sheffield’s 45th Steel City Beer & Cider Festival
Dronfield Beer & Cider Festival- Dronfield & District CAMRA are proud to announce that we are organising our first ever real ale & cider festival this year, taking place at the Pioneer Club from 30 May to 1 June. This is the weekend the 3 Valleys festival used to take place so is already established in the diary as a … Continue reading Dronfield Beer & Cider Festival
Indie Beer Feast- On Friday 8 February, myself and some friends attended the second annual Indie Beer Feast beer festival at the Abbeydale Picture House. Now in its second year and expanded from one day to two, Indie Beer Feast focuses on the very best independent craft beer from both the UK and further afield. This year it … Continue reading Indie Beer Feast
Below is a guide to beer festivals in or near Sheffield that we are aware of over the coming weeks. While we believe the information is correct, we advise checking with the venue/organisers before making any special journeys.
Tue 6 – Sat 10 Aug
CAMRA’s flagship national beer & cider festival returns to the Olympia in London and this year promises more ales than ever before including real ale bars run by CAMRA featuring beers from across the UK and USA , a huge selection of traditional ciders and perries on their own dedicated bars plus a number of breweries will be bringing their own bars. The festival also features live music, games, street food vendors, stalls & shops and tutored tasting sessions. You can buy tickets online in advance at www.gbbf.org.uk and don’t forget CAMRA members can log in and get their discount code.
Fri 16 – Sun 18 Aug
Beer, food and music with camping at the Bakewell showground. TM Travel Bus 218 provides a regular connection with Sheffield.
Fri 23 – Mon 26 Aug
The regular bank holiday weekend beer & cider festival at the Old Hall Hotel in Hope featuring lots of real ales and ciders in a tent outside the hotel plus food and music. Buses 271/272/273/274 from Sheffield run past the venue or Hope railway station is 10 minutes walk away.
Sat 7 – Sun 8 Sep
Following the success of the inaugural event last year, Funk Fest is back at Abbeydale Brewery exclusively showcasing mixed fermentation and sour beers.
Dore Club beer & gin festival
Sat 7 Sep
Dore Club on Townhead Road (near the bus terminus) opens its doors to the public with an extended range of real ales and gins. Free entry, open 2pm to 11pm.