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
Introducing GBBF Winter- CAMRA have announced that their winter beer festival, previously known as the National Winter Ales Festival, will be known as the Great British Beer Festival Winter from the 2018 edition onwards. The new name was chosen for greater consistency with the campaign’s flagship Great British Beer Festival, and also reflects the fact that there are … Continue reading Introducing GBBF Winter
SCBF43 cask sponsorship- Do you want your pub or business name to be seen by thousands of people? If so, you should consider sponsoring a cask at this year’s 43rd Steel City Beer & Cider Festival, taking place from 18-21 October at the Kelham Island Museum. For just £50 (+ VAT) you can sponsor a cask of your … Continue reading SCBF43 cask sponsorship
SCBF43 festival staffing- AS PASSIONATE ABOUT BEER & CIDER AS US? HELP MAKE OUR FESTIVAL HAPPEN! Our Steel City Beer & Cider Festival is a popular annual celebration of traditional real ales, international craft beer and artisan cider accompanied by street food, live music and more – all set within the incredibly atmospheric Kelham Island Industrial Museum. It … Continue reading SCBF43 festival staffing
Thu 23 – Sat 25 Nov
The 4th beer festival from CAMRA’s Grimsby and North East Lincolnshire branch. Held at the Matrix Bar, Bethlehem Street, Grimsby, DN31 1JN, a two-minute walk from Grimsby Town train station, the festival will feature 24 real ales from around the country. Open from 12pm to 11pm each day, card-carrying CAMRA members enjoy free entry at all times. Direct trains from Sheffield to Grimsby run at least once per hour.
Shakespeares Autumn Beer Festival
Thu 23 – Sun 26 Nov
Shakespeares on Gibraltar St is hosting its autumn festival, featuring a combination of 30 rare and favourite cask beers including some one-off specials from breweries across the UK. With an extra cask bar upstairs in the games room and full bar downstairs it promises to be a big weekend of big beers.
The Commercial, Chapeltown
Thu 23 – Sun 26 Nov
The Commercial is hosting its annual seasonal beer festival, but they are changing things up this year and putting a whole new bar in the tap room. On top of that there will be five real ciders available, as well as a range of whiskies, gins and rums.
Otley Beer Festival
Fri 24 – Sat 25 Nov
The Otley Beer Festival returns for another year and there’s set to be approximately 60 real ales on offer over the two days. As always, the festival will be held at Otley Rugby Club, LS21 1HE, and will be open from 12pm until 11pm each day. Entry is £4, which includes a glass and a programme.
Manchester Beer & Cider Festival
Wed 24 – Sat 27 Jan
The nine Greater Manchester branches of CAMRA team up to stage this huge festival at Manchester Central, M2 3DX, which in 2017 showcased more than 750 beers and ciders. Tickets for the Thursday (£7), Friday and Saturday (both £10) sessions are on sale now at mancbeerfest.uk. CAMRA members can also attend the preview session on Wednesday evening (free entry).