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 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 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
Friday 28th to Monday 31st August 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
Friday 28th to Monday 31st August 2015
Hungerford Club Beer Festival

Hungerford Club
Club Hungerford Club,
3 The Croft,
Hungerford,
Berks,
RG17 0HY
  • Around 16 ales and 2 ciders.
  • Free entry.
  • Short walk from Hungerford station (30 minutes from Reading).

hungerford-club.co.uk
Saturday 29th to Sunday 30th August 2015
DuckFest Music & Beer Festival

DuckFest logo
Charity Cody Sports & Social Club,
The Fairway,
Old Ively Road,
Farnborough,
Hants,
GU14 0FE
  • Organised in aid of Nepal earthquake appeal.
  • Around 30 real ales.
  • Live music.

duckfest.co.uk
Saturday 29th to Sunday 30th August 2015
Fox and Castle, Old Windsor

Fox and Castle
Pub The Fox and Castle,
21 Burghfield Road,
Old Windsor,
Berks,
SL4 2RB
  • Bangers and Beers Festival.
  • Advertises local real ales, ciders and an array of Berkshire's finest bangers.

thefoxandcastle.co.uk
Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th September 2015
Castle Tap, Reading

Castle Tap
Pub The Castle Tap,
120 Castle Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 7RJ
  • Details TBC.

thecastletap.co.uk
Saturday 12th September 2015
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
Saturday 19th September 2015
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.
  • Shuttle bus services from Pangbourne and Thatcham stations.

wbbrew.com/oktoberwest
Saturday 19th to Sunday 20th September 2015
Windsor & Eton Brewery Craft Beer Festival

Windsor & Eton brewery logo
Brewery Windsor & Eton Brewery,
1 Vansittart Estate,
Windsor,
Berks,
SL4 1SE
  • Expected to feature award winning beers as well as WEbrew's own.
  • Details TBC.

webrew.co.uk
Saturday 26th September 2015
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
Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd October 2015
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, predominantly from local brewers.
  • 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 9th to Sunday 11th October 2015
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.
  • Over 100 different ales, ciders and perries expected.

hampshireoctoberfest.co.uk
Saturday 10th October 2015 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.
  • Advance tickets recommended as likely to sell out.

datchetbeerfestival.co.uk
Thursday 15th to Saturday 17th October 2015
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.

oxfordcamra.org.uk
Friday 16th to Sunday 18th October 2015
Prince of Wales, Farnborough North

Prince of Wales
Pub The Prince of Wales,
184 Rectory Road,
Farnborough,
Hants,
GU14 8AL
  • Around 40 different ales expected.
  • Beers this year from microbreweries of Southern England, both old and new.
  • Around 5 ciders.
  • A short train ride from Wokingham / Crowthorne / Sandhurst.

theprinceinfarnborough.co.uk
Thursday 22nd to Saturday 24th October 2015
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
Thursday 22nd to Saturday 24th October 2015
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).
  • £2.00 of free beer tokens for CAMRA members.

swindon.camra.org.uk/viewnode.php?id=23556
Friday 23rd to Saturday 24th October 2015
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 29th October to Sunday 1st November 2015
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 6th and Saturday 7th November 2015
Woking Beer Festival

Woking Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Woking Leisure Centre,
Woking Park,
Kingfield Road,
Woking,
Surrey,
GU22 9BA
  • Advance ticket only - On sale from 24th August.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Advertises 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
Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th November 2015
Egham Beer Festival

Egham United Services Club
Club (assisted by CAMRA) Egham United Services Club,
111 Spring Rise,
Egham,
Surrey,
TW20 9PE
  • Around 60 carefully selected real ales mostly from Britain's newest breweries.
  • Real ciders.
  • Reduced price entry for CAMRA members.
  • Short walk from Egham station.

eghambeerfestival.co.uk


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