Indie Beer Feast: the start of Sheffield Beer Week 2020- Held in the iconic, 1920s, Grade II listed Abbeydale Picture House, the only cinema I know which has spider plants in the toilets, the third incarnation of the Indie Beer Feast (IBF), the now traditional start of Sheffield Beer Week, occurred in early March. A new glass design (16.5 Fl.Oz. Mencia Rocks Tumbler) greeted the … Continue reading Indie Beer Feast: the start of Sheffield Beer Week 2020
Beer festival news- Sheffield CAMRA’s 46th annual Steel City Beer & Cider Festival We are pleased to be able to announce our festival will be returning to Kelham Island Museum again this year from the 21st to 24th October. As ever we will have lots of real ale and other craft beers, cider & perry, street food, games, … Continue reading Beer festival news
Sheffield Beer Week- Beer Week is a City-wide beer celebration hosted across multiple venues. Now in it’s sixth year, look out for brewery open days, tap takeovers, food and beer pairing menus, guided walks and more. The week itself runs from 9th to 15th March, however things kick off the previous weekend with the Indie Beer Feast, taking … Continue reading Sheffield Beer Week
Thanks from the beer festival tombola!- The organisers of the recent 45th Steel City Beer & Cider Festival would like to thank the following for donating items to the festival tombola and to sell for the Burton Street Foundation Charity:- The Fat Cat, Kelham Island Tavern, Gardeners Rest, Shakespeares, Kelham Island Brewery, Abbeydale Brewery, Triple Point Brewery, The Brew Foundation, Brian … Continue reading Thanks from the beer festival tombola!
My Steel City Beer & Cider Festival – Poppy Hayhurst- The festival is always one of the highlights of my year, but what you may not realise is that planning for the event begins way back in January. I have volunteered on the organising committee for the past two years and amongst other things oversee the press and trade session, press contact and social media … Continue reading My Steel City Beer & Cider Festival – Poppy Hayhurst
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.
Doncaster Brewery Tap
Thu 9 – Mon 13 Apr
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Thu 9 – Mon 13 Apr
The Arkwright are putting on a selection of beers that they haven’t had on the bar before over the Easter weekend. The pub is in Sutton-Cum-Duckmanton near Chesterfield, regular buses run there from Chesterfield.
Folk Music Session Fest
Fri 10 – Sun 12 Apr
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED
Hope Valley (Old Hall Hotel)
Fri 10 – Mon 13 Apr
The first of the old Hall’s regular bank holiday beer festivals of 2020 sees the festival tent appear in the car park hosting a range of ales and ciders, snacks and music in addition to the normal meals and drinks in the pub itself. The Old Hall Hotel is in Hope village, buses 271/272/273 from Sheffield to Castleton go there or it is a 10 minute walk from Hope railway station.
Thu 23 – Sun 26 Apr
Their annual St George’s beer festival. As with all their pub festivals, extra cask beers and ciders will be available in the cellar bar along with snacks, free entry. The pub is located on the Sheffield bound platform of Worksop station.