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 24 – Sun 26 Jun

The Wisewood Inn‘s Loxley Beer Festival returns with a range of cask and keg beer, cider, food, brewery merchandise and a great view! Powells Bus 61/62 goes there from Hillsborough Interchange.

Amber Valley

Thu 30 Jun – Sat 2 Jul

Held at Belper Rugby Club in a marquee on Strutts Field on Derby Road. It will feature around 90 beers, ciders and perries. Live music Friday and Saturday night. To get there buses and trains on the Matlock-Derby routes serve Belper.

Brunswick (Derby)

Wed 6 – Sun 10 Jul

This classic brewpub near Derby railway station hosts its regular beer festival with extra beers on stillage making a range of up to 40 to choose from, there is also a BBQ on the Friday and Saturday weather permitting. Regular fast trains run from Sheffield to Derby.

Wortley Club

Fri 15 – Sun 17 Jul

The beer festival held at Wortley Mens Club is back! Keep an eye on their Facebook page for more details.


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.