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 15th July 2016 until its gone
Crispin, Wokingham Cider Festival

Crispin
Pub The Crispin,
45 Denmark Street,
Wokingham,
Berks,
RG41 2AY
  • 9 different boxed and draught ciders.
  • 4 bottled ciders.

crispinpub.co.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
Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th August 2016
Bull at Barkham

Bull at Barkham
Pub The Bull,
Barkham Road,
Barkham,
Berks,
RG41 4TL
  • Around 10 guest ales on stillage plus 6 pub regulars on the bar.
  • Accessible via the Leopard 3 Bus Route from Wokingham to Reading.
  • A “Birthday” themed festival, but whose birthday is it?

thebullbarkham.com
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
Friday 9th to Saturday 10th September 2016
Yateley Cask & Cork Festival

Yateley Cask & Cork
Club Yateley Cricket Club,
Sean Devereux Park,
Yateley,
Hants,
GU46 7SZ
  • Advertises “over 40 beers, wines and ciders”.

caskandcorkyateley.co.uk
Saturday 10th September 2016
Newbury Real Ale Festival

Newbury Real Ale Festival logo
Charity Northcroft Lane,
Newbury,
Berks,
RG14 1RS
  • Expect around 140 ales plus around 100 ciders and perries.
  • Beers listed by number in the programme to make ordering easier.
  • Short walk from Newbury station.
  • Held in aid of a Children's Hospice.
  • Live music.

newburyrealale.co.uk
Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th September 2016
Castle Tap, Reading

Castle Tap
Pub The Castle Tap,
120 Castle Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 7RJ
  • Expect around 20 beers.

thecastletap.co.uk
Saturday 24th September 2016
Sherfield on Loddon Beer Festival

Sherfield on Loddon Beer Festival logo
Charity Sherfield Village Hall,
Reading Road,
Sherfield on Loddon,
Hook,
Hants,
RG27 0EZ
  • Around 35 different beers from a mixture of local breweries and some further afield.
  • Ciders.
  • Free evening taxi service to Bramley station.

sherfieldbeerfestival.org.uk
Saturday 24th September 2016
West Berkshire Brewery OktoberWest

West Berkshire brewery logo
Brewery West Berkshire Brewery,
Frilsham Home Farm,
Yattendon,
Berks,
RG18 0XT
  • To include Bavarian biers, West Berks own brews and craft beers.
  • Bavarian style music and dance.
  • CAMRA Discount.

wbbrew.com/oktoberwest
Saturday 24th to Sunday 25th September 2016
Reading Rivermead Ale & Cider Festival

Reading Rivermead Ale Festival logo
Private Rivermead,
Richfield Avenue,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 8EQ
  • Advertises 40 ales from local & national breweries.
  • Around 20 ciders.
  • From the organisers of Bracknell Ale Festival.
  • Reduced advance tickets for CAMRA members.

reading.bracknaleevents.co.uk
Friday 30th September and Saturday 1st October 2016
Ascot Racecourse Beer Festival

Ascot Racecourse Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Ascot Racecourse,
High Street,
Ascot,
Berks,
SL5 7JX
  • Run by this branch of CAMRA, in collaboration with Ascot Racecourse.
  • Over 250 real ales from across the country.
  • Around 30 ciders and perries.
  • Runs in parallel with a race meeting, with the entrance ticket covering both.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

ascotbeerfest.org.uk

CAMRA VOLUNTEERS WANTED
Friday 7th to Sunday 9th October 2016
Hampshire Octoberfest

Hampshire Octoberfest logo
Private / CAMRA Basingstoke Cricket Ground,
Mays Bounty,
Fairfields Road,
Basingstoke,
Hants,
RG21 3DR
  • Beer Festival within a larger local festival.
  • Advertises over 180 different ales, ciders and perries.

hampshireoctoberfest.co.uk
Thursday 13th to Saturday 15th October 2016
Oxford Beer Festival

Oxford Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Town Hall,
St Aldate's,
Oxford,
Oxfordshire,
OX1 1BX
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 140 real ales, plus fresh duplicates for Saturday.
  • Around 60 ciders and perries.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

oxford.camra.org.uk
Friday 14th to Sunday 16th October 2016
Prince of Wales, Farnborough North

Prince of Wales
Pub The Prince of Wales,
184 Rectory Road,
Farnborough,
Hants,
GU14 8AL
  • Around 50 different ales expected.
  • Around 5 ciders.
  • A short train ride from Wokingham / Crowthorne / Sandhurst.

theprinceinfarnborough.co.uk
Thursday 20th to Saturday 22nd October 2016
Twickenham Beer & Cider Festival

Twickenham Beer Festival logo
CAMRA York House,
Richmond Road,
Twickenham,
Surrey,
TW1 3AA
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 70 draught beers.
  • About 20 Ciders and perries.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

rhcamra.org.uk/festivalnews.html
Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd October 2016
Jolly Sailor

Jolly Sailor, Farnham
Pub Jolly Sailor,
64 West Street,
Farnham,
Surrey,
GU9 7EH
  • Around 20 ales at a time, mostly from local breweries.

jollysailorfarnham.com
Thursday 27th to Saturday 29th October 2016
Swindon Beer Festival

Swindon Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Steam Museum of the Great Western Railways,
Fire Fly Avenue,
Swindon,
Wiltshire,
SN2 2EY
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 100 real ales, ciders and perries.
  • Located next to Swindon station (27 minute journey from Reading).

swindon.camra.org.uk/viewnode.php?id=23556
Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th October 2016
Rose & Crown, Sandhurst

Rose & Crown
Pub The Rose & Crown,
108 High Street,
Sandhurst,
Berks,
GU47 8HA
  • Around 22 ales and 4 ciders.
  • Plenty of local ales, plus some regional beers.

www.roseandcrownsandhurst.info
Friday 28th to Saturday 29th October 2016 Datchet

Datchet Beer Festival logo
Charity Datchet Village Hall,
3 Allen Way,
Datchet,
Berks,
SL3 9HR
  • Over 25 real ales, ciders and perries from the local area.
  • A short walk from Datchet Station.

datchetbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 11th and Saturday 12th November 2016
Woking Beer Festival

Woking Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Woking Leisure Centre,
Woking Park,
Kingfield Road,
Woking,
Surrey,
GU22 9BA
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 70 real ales.
  • Ciders.
  • Foreign Beers
  • Free pint for CAMRA members presenting their card at the Membership Stand.
  • Live music, including Wurlitzer organ.

wokingbeerfestival.co.uk


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