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 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 27th April to Monday 1st May 2017
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 18 different beers from a mixture of local breweries and some further afield.
  • Free entry.

rblmarlow.co.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/festivals/18th-kingston-beer-cider-festival
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
Friday 26th to Monday 29th May 2017
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 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 40 ales from local & regional breweries plus ciders.
  • English Wines.
  • Discounted 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 2017
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 2nd to Sunday 4th June 2017
Marlow Football Club Beer Festival

Marlow FC Beerfest logo
Club / Charity Marlow Football Club,
Oak Tree Road,
Marlow,
Bucks,
SL7 3ED
  • Advertises 30 beers and ciders.
  • Short walk from Marlow station.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

marlowbeerfest.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
Friday 30th June to Sunday 2nd July 2017 Hartley Wintney Football Club Beer Festival

Hartley Wintney Football Club Beer Festival logo
Club / Charity Hartley Wintney FC,
Memorial Ground,
Green Lane,
Hartley Wintney,
Hants,
RG27 8DL
  • Expected to feature around 15 ales from local microbreweries and a few ciders.
  • Live music on Saturday.

pitchero.com/clubs/hartleywintney
Saturday 8th July 2017
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
Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th July 2017
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
Wednesday 12th to Saturday 15th July 2017
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


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