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
Saturday 8th April 2017
Reading Craft Theory Festival

Craft Theory Festival logo
Private South Street Arts Centre,
South Street,
Reading,
Berks
RG1 4QU
  • Includes local brewers Siren Craft and Wild Weather.
  • Details including dispense methods TBC.

crafttheoryfestival.co.uk
Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th April 2017
Egham Beer Festival

Egham Beer Festival logo
Club / CAMRA Egham United Services Club,
111 Spring Rise,
Egham,
Surrey,
TW20 9PE
  • Around 60 carefully selected real ales plus some real ciders.
  • Features new breweries and new brews from existing breweries.
  • Reduced price entry for CAMRA members.
  • Short walk from Egham station.

eghambeerfestival.co.uk
Thursday 13th to Monday 17th April 2017
Rose & Crown, Sandhurst

Rose & Crown
Pub The Rose & Crown,
108 High Street,
Sandhurst,
Berks,
GU47 8HA
  • Around 20 ales and 4 ciders.
  • Plenty of local ales, plus some regional beers.

roseandcrownsandhurst.info
Friday 14th to Monday 17th April 2017
Reading Village Music & Ale Festival

Reading Village logo
Pubs The Retreat,
8 St John's Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 4EH
  • Around 30 ales across 3 pubs.
  • Live music across the weekend.
  • Also at the Lyndhurst, 88 Queen's Road, RG1 4DG and the Eldon Arms, 19 Eldon Terrace, RG1 4DX.

www.theretreatpub.co.uk
Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd April 2017
Thyme at the Tavern, Chertsey

Thyme at the Tavern
Pub Thyme at the Tavern,
20 London Street,
Chertsey,
Surrey,
KT16 8AA
  • Featuring around 20 ales both local and national
  • Selection of real ciders.
  • Chertsey is 5 minutes train ride from Virginia Water (which is on the Waterloo line from our branch area).

thymeatthetavern.co.uk/page_3225757.html
Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd April 2017 Newbury Racecourse Beer & Cider Festival

Newbury Racecourse logo
Racecourse The Racecourse,
Newbury,
Berks,
RG14 7NZ
  • Expected to feature around 40 real ales and ciders/perries.
  • Held in a marquee within the Grandstand enclosure alongside a race meeting.
  • Half price entry to Grandstand enclosure for CAMRA members booking in advance (before 20th April) who quote promotional code “CAMRA17” either online or by calling 01635 40015.

newburyracecourse.co.uk
Saturday 22nd April 2017
Burnham Park St George's Day Beer & Music Festival

Burnham Park logo
Private Burnham Park,
Windsor Lane,
Burnham,
Bucks,
SL1 7HR
  • Around 10 ales from local breweries such as Windsor & Eton and Rebellion.
  • Near the 53 bus route from Bracknell.
  • Live music.

burnhampark.co.uk
Thursday 27th to Saturday 29th April 2017
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.
  • Tickets go on-sale 8am to 10am on Sunday 5th March and won't last long!
  • An annual event dating back to 1977.

farnhamlions.org.uk/farnhambeerex.html
Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th April 2017
Reading Beer & Cider Festival

Reading Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Christchurch Meadow,
George Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG4 8BY
  • Around 550 real ales and 100 ciders & perries.
  • Extensive range of foreign beers and English wines.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Reduced entry for CAMRA members.

readingbeerfestival.org.uk
Thursday 11th to Saturday 13th May 2017
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
Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st May 2017
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 27th to Monday 29th May 2017
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.
  • Some real cider.

queensheadwokingham.co.uk
Sunday 28th May 2017
Bracknell Ale & Cider Festival

Bracknell Ale Festival logo
Private Bracknell Rugby Football Club,
Lily Hill Park,
London Road,
Bracknell,
Berks,
RG12 2UG
  • 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 2nd to Saturday 3rd June 2017
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
Friday 2nd to Saturday 3rd 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 lined glass.

altonbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 9th and Saturday 10th June 2017
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 on Saturday.
  • Special ticket-only Friday evening session added with chance to meet local brewers.

twyfordbeerfest.co.uk
Friday 16th to Saturday 17th June 2017
Hampton Beer Festival

Hampton Beer Festival logo
Scouts / Charity The Scout Hut,
84-86 Station Road,
Hampton,
Middlesex,
TW12 2AX
  • Around 14 ales and some ciders.
  • 10 minutes train journey from Twickenham (which is on the Waterloo line from our area).

hamptonbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 16th to Sunday 18th June 2017
Perseverance, Wraysbury

Perseverance
Pub The Perseverance,
2 High Street,
Wraysbury,
Staines,
Surrey,
TW19 5DB
  • Around 12 beers at a time.
  • 5 minutes train journey and a short walk from Staines (which is on the Waterloo line from our area).

thepercy.co.uk


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