CAMRA - Campaign for Real Ale, Berkshire South-East Branch

Local Beer & Cider Festivals

There are regularly beer festivals held in or around the Berkshire South-East area - both CAMRA run and independent. Some upcoming local beer festivals are:
Date(s) Which Type Address Details
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th April 2015
Broad Street Tavern, Wokingham

Broad Street Tavern
Pub Broad Street Tavern,
29 Broad Street,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 1AU
  • Around 18 beers from both Wadworth's range and guest breweries.

broadstreettavern.co.uk
Friday 17th and Saturday 18th April 2015 Newbury Racecourse Beer Festival

Newbury Racecourse logo
Racecourse The Racecourse,
Newbury,
Berks,
RG14 7NZ
  • Featuring over 40 real ales and ciders.
  • Held in the Grandstand enclosure alongside a race meeting.
  • Half price entry to Grandstand enclosure for CAMRA members booking in advance who quote promo code “CAMRA2015” either online or by calling 01635 40015.

newburyracecourse.co.uk/raceday/dubai-duty-free-meeting-friday

newburyracecourse.co.uk/raceday/dubai-duty-free-meeting-saturday
Thursday 23rd to Saturday 25th April 2015
Farnham Beer Exhibition (“Beerex”)

Farnham Beerex logo
Charity / CAMRA The Maltings,
Bridge Square,
Farnham,
Surrey,
GU9 7QR
  • Around 70 real ales, ciders and perries.
  • Organised jointly by Farnham Lions and CAMRA.
  • Advance ticket only.
  • An annual event dating back to 1977

farnhamlions.org.uk/fundraising/farnhambeerex.html
Friday 24th to Saturday 25th April 2015
Weybridge Vandals RFC Beer Festival

Weybridge Vandals logo
Club Weybridge Vandals RFC,
Brownacres,
Walton Lane,
Walton-on-Thames,
Surrey,
KT12 1QP
  • Featuring around 8-10 ales.

weybridgebeerfest.co.uk
Monday 27th April 2015 Windsor Racecourse Real Ale Festival

Windsor Racecourse logo
Racecourse Royal Windsor Racecourse,
Maidenhead Road,
Windsor,
Berks,
SL4 5JJ
  • Coincides with evening race meeting.
  • Around 30 different ales, mostly from local brewers.

windsor-racecourse.co.uk/whats-on/fixture/monday-20-april-2015-2
Thursday 30th April to Sunday 3rd May 2015
Reading Beer & Cider Festival

Reading Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Kings Meadow,
Napier Road,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 8BN
  • Around 550 real ales and 150 ciders & perries.
  • Extensive range of foreign beers and English wines.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Hosts National Cider & Perry Awards.
  • Reduced entry for CAMRA members.

readingbeerfestival.org.uk
Thursday 30th April to Monday 4th May 2015
Marlow Royal British Legion Beer Festival

Marlow Royal British Legion Beer Festival logo
Charity Marlow Royal British Legion,
Station Approach,
Marlow,
Bucks,
SL7 1TN
  • Around 15 different beers from a mixture of local breweries and some further afield.
  • Free entry.

rblmarlow.co.uk
Thursday 14th to Saturday 16th May 2015
Kingston Beer & Cider Festival

Kingston Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Kingston Workmen’s Club and Institute,
Old London Road,
Kingston,
KT2 6ND
  • Around 60 ales.
  • About 12 ciders and perries.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

camrasurrey.org.uk/festivals/kingston-beer-cider-festival
Friday 22nd to Monday 25th May 2015
White Horse, Hedgerley

White Horse, Hedgerley
Pub The White Horse,
Village Lane,
Hedgerley,
Bucks,
SL2 3UY
  • Over 100 real ales from around the country over the course of the weekend.
  • Good selection of ciders and perries.

facebook.com/whitehorsehedgerley
Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24nd May 2015
Royal Oak, Sunningdale

Royal Oak
Pub The Royal Oak,
19 Station Road,
Sunningdale,
Berks,
SL5 0QL
  • Around 15 to 18 ales, mostly from local brewers.
  • “Battle of the Breweries” competition where customers can vote for their favourite.

theroyaloaksunningdale.co.uk
Sunday 24th May 2015
Bracknell Town FC Ale & Wine Festival

Bracknell Ale Festival logo
Club Bracknell Town FC,
Larges Lane,
Bracknell,
Berks,
RG12 9AN
  • Featuring around 30 ales from local & regional breweries plus ciders.
  • English Wines.
  • Free entry for CAMRA members.

bracknellalefestival.co.uk
Friday 29th to Saturday 30th May 2015
Alton Summer Beer Festival

Alton Beer Festival logo
Charity Alton College,
Old Odiham Road,
Alton,
Hants,
GU34 2LX
  • Around 70 ales, plus ciders and perries.
  • Advance ticket only.
  • Customers requested to bring their own glass.

altonbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 5th to Sunday 7th June 2015
Queen's Head, Wokingham

Queen's Head
Pub The Queen's Head,
23 The Terrace,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 1BP
  • A first beer festival for our branch Pub of the Year.
  • Around 10-12 ales on stillage plus the usual 6 on tap.

queensheadwokingham.co.uk
Friday 12th to Saturday 13th June 2015
Guildford Beer Festival

Guildford Beer Festival logo
Club Guildford Cricket Club,
The Sports Ground,
Woodbridge Road,
Guildford,
Surrey,
GU1 4RP
  • Around 70 different ales from independent and micro breweries in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Sussex.
  • Selection of real ciders.
  • Short walk from Guildford station.
  • A free pint token for CAMRA members.

guildfordbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June 2015
Perseverance, Wraysbury

Perseverance
Pub The Perseverance,
2 High Street,
Wraysbury,
Staines,
Surrey,
TW19 5DB
  • Around 12 beers at a time.

thepercy.co.uk
Saturday 4th July 2015
Lowde Music & Beer Festival

Lowde Fest logo
Charity Mulberry House,
Hazeley Bottom,
Hartley Wintney,
Hampshire,
RG27 8LU
  • Combined music & beer festival.
  • Advertises around 80 real ales and ciders from across the country.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA Members.
  • Camping.

lowdefest.com
Sunday 5th July 2015
Pinewood Festival

Pinewood Logo
Pub / Charity Pinewood Leisure Centre,
Old Wokingham Road,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 3AQ
  • A small beer festival as part of a large bi-annual Community festival.
  • Details of beer selection TBC.
  • Numerous other attractions, from live music to vintage vehicles and fair ground rides to ferret racing.

pinewoodfestival.org.uk
Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th July 2015
Ealing Beer Festival

Ealing Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Walpole Park,
Mattock Lane,
Ealing,
W5 5BG
  • Around 200 ales.
  • Plenty of ciders and perries.
  • Foreign beers.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

ealingbeerfestival.org.uk
Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th July 2015
Woodcote Steam Rally Festival of Ale

Woodcote Rally logo
Charity / CAMRA Oxford Road,
Woodcote,
Nr Reading,
Oxfordshire,
RG8 0PG
  • Around 25 real ales and 5 ciders.
  • Organised in conjunction with CAMRA.
  • Runs as part of a Steam Rally & Country Fayre.

woodcoterally.org.uk
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th July 2015
Maidenhead Beer Festival

Maidenhead Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Desborough College,
Shoppenhangers Road,
Maidenhead,
Berks,
SL6 2QB
  • Features over 100 real ales.
  • Around 20 ciders and perries.
  • New venue this year.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

maidenheadbeerfest.org.uk
Thursday 6th to Sunday 9th August 2015
Egham Beer Festival

Egham United Services Club
Club / CAMRA Egham United Services Club,
111 Spring Rise,
Egham,
Surrey,
TW20 9PE
  • Around 60 carefully selected real ales plus some real ciders.
  • Reduced price entry for CAMRA members.
  • Short walk from Egham station.

eghambeerfestival.co.uk
Saturday 8th August 2015
Fleet Lions BeerFest

Fleet Beer Festival logo
Charity The Harlington,
236 Fleet Road,
Fleet,
Hants,
GU51 4BY
  • Organised by the Fleet Lions in aid of charity.
  • Advertises over 40 real ales + local ciders.
  • Lunchtime and early evening sessions.

fleetlions.org.uk/beerfest
Tuesday 11th to Saturday 15th August 2015
Great British Beer Festival

Great British Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Kensington Olympia,
Hammersmith Road,
London,
W14 8UX
  • A remarkable 900+ ales, ciders, perries & international beers.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

gbbf.org.uk
Friday 28th to Sunday 30th August 2015
Wokingham Beer Festival

Wokingham Beer Festival logo
Charity Wokingham Food & Drink Festival,
Elms Field,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 2LD
  • Around 50 different beers mainly from local breweries along with ciders and perrys.
  • Organised by Wokingham Lions Club as part of the Wokingham Food & Drink Festival
  • Held in aid of charitable causes in the local area.

wokinghamfestival.co.uk


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