Local Beer Festivals & Events (updated)


CAMRA Survey Trips

There is a regular programme of branch survey trips for the Good Beer Guide going on between May and October. Please check the branch diary for further details.


Begin again in May 2019

For more information & to book your place contact Mark Bainton at ku.gro.armac.lluh@sbuperihskroytsae or 07749 505365

CAMRA Social Events

Further information as soon as available from ku.gro.armac.lluh@yraterceslaicos

Beer Festivals

CAMRA Organised

Wednesday 18th -- Saturday 21st September 2019 - YORK BEER FESTIVAL

York Racecourse Enclosure, York Knavesmire, York, YO23 1EX
Contact: ku.gro.lavitsefreebkroy@smmoc
Wednesday 18th - Non Member:£3.50, CAMRA Member:£1.50
Thursday 19th - Non Member:£4.50, CAMRA Member:£2.50
Friday 20th - Non Member:£5.50, CAMRA Member:£3.50
Saturday 21st - Non Member:£5.50, CAMRA Member:£3.50
Over 500 beers, ciders and perries including a UK keykeg bar and a foreign beer bar with beers from all over the world. There’s something for all tastes - with world wines, meads, prosecco and York gins all available too.
A huge beer garden as usual as well as a great selection of takeaway cuisines to suit all tastes including high quality vegetarian options.
To make things go with a swing we have a great line-up of live music at most sessions featuring a roster of talented local artists performing a wide range of different musical genres.
The special bus service from York Pullman, which proved so popular last year, will return for the duration of the festival – with an hourly return timetable, departing from York Station.

Thursday 26th -- Saturday 28th September 2019 - CALDERDALE BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL (NEW VENUE)

The Viaduct Theatre, Dean Clough, HALIFAX
Thursday 26th 12-10: Admission £1, card carrying CAMRA members free
Friday 27th 12-10: Admission £2, card carrying CAMRA members £1
Saturday 28th 12-5: Admission £2, card carrying CAMRA members £1
Saturday 28th 5-10: Free admission
50+ beers, 10 ciders and perries. All beers ordered directly from breweries. As many breweries as possible will be represented by ordering only one cask per brewery.
Wooden casks, commissioned ales and new beers will be available. Beers from all AWRS Halifax and Calderdale Breweries will be served.
Hot/cold food at all sessions. Viaduct Bar and Gin Bar. Pay on the Door - no advance tickets Web Site: www.hxcalderdalecamra.org.uk

Further dates for your diary:

Thursday 14th - Saturday 16th May 2020 HULL REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL 2020
Thursday 4th -- Saturday 6th June 2020 LEEDS BEER FESTIVAL 2020
NB: These events are subject to budget approval.

Non CAMRA Organised

Thursday 25th until Sunday 28th July: WHITBY BEER FESTIVAL

In aid of Whitby & District Lions. There will be over 30 beers and ciders to sample from local and regional brewers. £5 entry including Festival Glass and Beer Token. For further information please go to the following websites:

Is your local holding a beer festival then why not ask the landlord/landlady/licensee to email the detail to us at ku.gro.armac.lluh@armaclluh? Do you know of any real ale and cider festivals or events going on in the local area please let us know! (Note that these are not CAMRA events unless stated)