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 2nd to Sunday 5th April 2015
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
Friday 3rd to Monday 6th April 2015
Reading Village Music & Ale Festival

Reading Village logo
Pubs The Retreat,
8 St John's Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 4EH
  • Around 18 ales across 3 pubs.
  • Live music from 21 bands across the weekend.
  • Also at the Lyndhurst, 88 Queen's Road, RG1 4DG and the Eldon Arms, 19 Eldon Terrace, RG1 4DX.

www.retreatpub.co.uk
Friday 17th and Saturday 18th April 2015 Newbury Racecourse Beer Festival

Newbury Racecourse logo
Racecourse The Racecourse,
Newbury,
Berks,
RG14 7NZ
  • Featuring over 40 real ales and ciders.
  • Held in the Grandstand enclosure alongside a race meeting.
  • Half price entry to Grandstand enclosure for CAMRA members booking in advance who quote promo code “CAMRA2015” either online or by calling 01635 40015.

newburyracecourse.co.uk/raceday/dubai-duty-free-meeting-friday

newburyracecourse.co.uk/raceday/dubai-duty-free-meeting-saturday
Thursday 23rd to Saturday 25th April 2015
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.
  • An annual event dating back to 1977

farnhamlions.org.uk/fundraising/farnhambeerex.html
Monday 27th April 2015 Windsor Racecourse Real Ale Festival

Windsor Racecourse logo
Racecourse Royal Windsor Racecourse,
Maidenhead Road,
Windsor,
Berks,
SL4 5JJ
  • Coincides with evening race meeting.
  • Around 20 different ales - TBC.

windsor-racecourse.co.uk/whats-on/fixture/monday-20-april-2015-2
Thursday 30th April to Sunday 3rd May 2015
Reading Beer & Cider Festival

Reading Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Kings Meadow,
Napier Road,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 8BN
  • Around 550 real ales and 200 ciders & perries.
  • Extensive range of foreign beers and English wines.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Hosts National Cider & Perry Awards.
  • Reduced entry for CAMRA members.

readingbeerfestival.org.uk
Thursday 30th April to Monday 4th May 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
Thursday 14th to Saturday 16th May 2015
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/kingston-beer-cider-festival
Friday 22nd to Monday 25th May 2015
White Horse, Hedgerley

White Horse, Hedgerley
Pub The White Horse,
Village Lane,
Hedgerley,
Bucks,
SL2 3UY
  • Around 130 real ales from around the country.
  • Good selection of ciders and perries.

facebook.com/whitehorsehedgerley
Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24nd May 2015
Royal Oak, Sunningdale

Royal Oak
Pub The Royal Oak,
19 Station Road,
Sunningdale,
Berks,
SL5 0QL
  • Around 15 to 20 ales all from local brewers.
  • “Battle of the Breweries” competition.

theroyaloaksunningdale.co.uk
Sunday 24th May 2015
Bracknell Town FC Ale & Wine Festival

Bracknell Ale Festival logo
Club Bracknell Town FC,
Larges Lane,
Bracknell,
Berks,
RG12 9AN
  • Featuring around 20 ales from local & regional breweries plus ciders.
  • English Wines.
  • Free entry for CAMRA members.

bracknellalefestival.co.uk
Friday 29th to Saturday 30th May 2015
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 12th to Saturday 13th June 2015
Guildford Beer Festival

Guildford Beer Festival logo
Club Guildford Cricket Club,
The Sports Ground,
Woodbridge Road,
Guildford,
Surrey,
GU1 4RP
  • Around 70 different ales from independent and micro breweries in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Sussex.
  • Selection of real ciders.
  • Short walk from Guildford station.

guildfordbeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June 2015
Perseverance, Wraysbury

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

thepercy.co.uk
Saturday 4th July 2015
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 and ciders from across the country.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA Members.
  • Camping.

lowdefest.com
Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th July 2015
Ealing Beer Festival

Ealing Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Walpole Park,
Mattock Lane,
Ealing,
W5 5BG
  • Around 300 ales.
  • Plenty of ciders and perries.
  • Foreign beers.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

ealingbeerfestival.org.uk
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th July 2015
Maidenhead Beer Festival

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

maidenheadbeerfest.org.uk


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