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
Friday 27th to Monday 30th May 2016
White Horse, Hedgerley

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

facebook.com/whitehorsehedgerley
Saturday 28th to Sunday 29th May 2015
Crispin, Wokingham

Crispin
Pub The Crispin,
45 Denmark Street,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG41 2AY
  • Ales from 7 different local brewers.
  • View the Beer List.
  • They advertise a free half of ale to the 1st 50 customers.

facebook.com/The-Crispin-168336833190783
POSTPONED (was Saturday 28th to Sunday 29th May 2016)
Royal Oak, Sunningdale

Royal Oak
Pub The Royal Oak,
19 Station Road,
Sunningdale,
Berks,
SL5 0QL
  • FESTIVAL POSTPONED DUE TO LET DOWN ON SUPPLY OF STILLAGE AND COOLING EQUIPMENT

theroyaloaksunningdale.co.uk
Saturday 28th to Monday 30th May 2016
Bell & Bottle, Shinfield

Bell & Bottle
Pub Bell & Bottle,
37 School Green,
Shinfield,
Berks,
RG2 9EE
  • Around 15 carefully selected real ales on stillage, plus 4 on hand pulls.
  • Around 4 real ciders.
  • On Leopard 3 Bus Route from Wokingham to Reading.
  • Kennet Morris Men dancing on the Saturday.

facebook.com/bellandbottle14
Sunday 29th May 2016
Bracknell Ale & Wine Festival

Bracknell Ale Festival logo
Private Bracknell Rugby Football Club,
Lily Hill Park,
London Road,
Bracknell,
Berks,
RG12 2UG
  • New venue this year.
  • Likely to feature around 30 ales from local & regional breweries plus ciders.
  • English Wines.
  • Free entry for CAMRA members.
  • Special beer festival buses from and back to Bracknell station put on by Courtney for the event.

bracknellalefestival.co.uk
Friday 3rd to Saturday 4th June 2016
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 3rd to Sunday 5th June 2016
Queen's Head, Wokingham

Queen's Head
Pub The Queen's Head,
23 The Terrace,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 1BP
  • Around 10-12 ales on stillage plus the usual 6 on tap.
  • Further details TBC.

queensheadwokingham.co.uk
Friday 3rd to Sunday 6th June 2016
Queen's Arms, Basingstoke

Queens Arms
Pub Queens Arms,
Bunnian Place,
Basingstoke,
Hants,
RG21 7JE
  • Details TBC.
  • Located next to Basingstoke station.

thequeensarmspub.co.uk
Friday 10th to Saturday 11th June 2016
Guildford Beer Festival

Guildford Beer Festival logo
Club Guildford Cricket Club,
The Sports Ground,
Woodbridge Road,
Guildford,
Surrey,
GU1 4RP
  • Around 80 different ales from independent micro breweries in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Sussex.
  • Around 20-25 real ciders & perries.
  • Short walk from Guildford station.

guildfordbeerfestival.co.uk
Saturday 11th June 2016
Twyford Beer Festival

Twyford Beer Festival logo
Charity King George V Playing Field,
Loddon Hall Road,
Twyford,
Berks,
RG10 9JA
  • Organised in aid of male cancer charity Orchid.
  • Around 30 real ales.
  • Around 10 ciders.
  • Free entry.

twyfordbeerfest.co.uk
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th June 2016
Perseverance, Wraysbury

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

thepercy.co.uk
Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th June 2016
Bull at Barkham

Bull at Barkham
Pub The Bull,
Barkham Road,
Barkham,
Berks,
RG41 4TL
  • Around 12 guest ales on stillage plus 6 pub regulars on the bar.
  • Accessible via the Leopard 3 Bus Route from Wokingham to Reading.

thebullbarkham.com
Saturday 18th June 2016
Caversham Rock 'n' Ale Festival

Caversham Rock 'n' Ale logo
Charity St Anne's School Playing Fields,
Washington Road,
Caversham,
Berks,
RG4 5AA
  • Real ales from Loddon & West Berks breweries.
  • Live rock music.

rocknale.co.uk
Saturday 2nd July 2016
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, craft beers, ciders and perries.
  • Camping.

lowdefest.com
Wednesday 6th to Saturday 9th July 2016
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 9th to Sunday 10th July 2016
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
Thursday 28th to Saturday 30th July 2016
Maidenhead Beer Festival

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

maidenheadbeerfest.camra.org.uk
Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th August 2016
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 6th August 2016
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 9th to Saturday 13th August 2016
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 26th to Sunday 28th August 2016
Wokingham Beer Festival

Wokingham Beer Festival logo
Charity Wokingham Food & Drink Festival,
Elms Field,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG40 2LD
  • Around 60 different beers (mainly from local breweries), 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.
  • Discounted advance tickets available online.

wokinghamfestival.co.uk
Saturday 3rd to Sunday 4th September 2016
Windsor Craft Beer Fest

Windsor Craft Beer Fest logo
Brewery Windsor & Eton Brewery,
1 Vansittart Estate,
Windsor,
Berks,
SL4 1SE
  • Featuring a selection of Windsor & Eton and Uprising Brewery beers as well as some of their favourite beers and ciders from around the country.

webrew.co.uk


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