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Beer Festivals in 2017

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FEBRUARY

10th - 12th Punchbowl, Great Broughton. 20 ales from the North East

21st - 25th CAMRA's National Winter Ales Festival, Norwich

 

MARCH

Friday 24th—Sunday 26th Hawkshead Brewery Spring Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley

30th March to 1st April - Kirkstile Beer Festival

 

APRIL

Good Friday to Easter Monday. Beckstones Mini beer Festival at the Punchbowl, The Green, near Millom. Beckstones core beers on, plus Hematite!

20th - 23rd - Woolpack, Eskdale's cider and sausage festival - 120 ciders will be available.

Friday 28th—Sunday 30th: Kirkby Lonsdale Beer & Music Festival, Kirkby Lonsdale RUFC, Kirkby Lonsdale

28th April - 1st May - Pheasant Inn, Cumwhitton

 

MAY

5th- 7th: the Strands, Nether Wasdale

19th -21st: Drover's Rest, MonkHill

26th - 28th: the Lowther Club, Whitehaven - first beer festival! Beers and ciders list

26th - 29th Stone Inn, Hayton

26th - 29th The Factory Tap, Kendal (40 real ale and craft keg beers) Beers List


JUNE

Friday 2nd—Saturday 3rd: Keswick Beer Festival, Keswick Rugby Club (fundraising event run jointly by Keswick Lions and Keswick Rugby Club)

Thurs 8th - Sun 11th: The original Boot Festival of Beers at the Boot end of  Eskdale. (Boot Inn, Brook House and Woolpack)

8th - 11th King George IV

9th - 11th  Millom Rugby Club (at Haverigg)

16th - 18th Egremont Rugby Club Beers list

 

Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th: Dentdale Music and Beer Festival, Dent


JULY

Thursday 20th—Saturday 22nd: Hawkshead Brewery Summer Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley

20th - 23rd Music on the Marr (no ticket needed to drink ale!)

 

AUGUST

4th- 5th Irton Hall, nr Holmrook,  Eskdale

4th - 6th Stag inn, Dufton

7th - 9th Fetherston Arms, Kirkoswald

8th - 12th - CAMRA's Great British Beer Festival, Olympia, London.

18th - 20th the Albert, St Bees

25th - 27th Gosforth Hall Hotel, Gosforth

Aug 30 to Sept 1st Ulverston (FURNESS CAMRA)

 

SEPTEMBER

1st - 3rd Grasmere guzzler


NOVEMBER

2nd - 4th Carlisle, The Venue, Portland Place, Carlisle. (SOLWAY CAMRA)

30th Nov - Dec 2nd  Kirkgate,  Cockermouth (Round Table)



 


 

Beer Festivals in 2016

March

17th - 19th March  West Cumbria CAMRA at Seascale

 

April

Alexander’s Annual Ale Festival -   Friday 8th – Saturday 9th April 2015 Doors open 4 – 11pm each day; FREE ENTRY, Food & Live Music from The Seals & The Mustard Cutters from 8pm; 20 local beers; Castle Green Hotel, Castle Green Lane, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 6RG www.castlegreen.co.uk

 

Cider Festival at the Hardknott Bar & Cafe @ the Woolpack Inn, Boot

this year's will be on (21-24th April 2016) and will be bigger and better than ever, with 50 real ciders, 50 bottled Cider and 40 sausage flavours this year. And no doubt some ale, too!

 

May

Strands Festival of Beers - all beers brewed by Strands will be available

 

June

Egremont Rugby Union are having another beer and cider festival on the 17th & 18th of June. There will be 20+ real ales.

Wyndham holiday Park Cockermouth 17th - 19th June 10 real ales and live music

Millom RU club at Haverigg  17th-19th June 20 ales, live music and rubgy games


July

21st to 23rd July 2016 Hawkshead Brewery Summmer Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley.

August

6th August 2016 Beer Festival at The Derby Arms, Witherslack.

5th - 7th August , Stag Inn, Dufton 16 Champion beers and vegan cider

9th to 13th August 2016 CAMRA Great British Beer Festival, Olympia, London.

12th to 14th August 2016 Beer Festival at the Midland Hotel, Appleby-in-Westmorland.

19th - 21st August - Albert,

Beers: Moles - Jailers Daughter, Brains - Opening Ceremony, Theakstons - Grouse Beater, Marstons - Thwaites Wainwrights, Biggar - Vanguard & Oriana, Tractor Shed - Mowdy Pale & Clocker Stout, Ennerdale - Blonde & Wild.

26th - 28th Wheatsheaf, Low Lorton - 18 ales / ciders

August Bank Holiday weekend - Gosforth Hall. Bar from 12, music from 2. Beers from breweries far and wide, including Stamps, Lymestone, Milestone, Spitting Feathers, Brentwood, Hogs Back, Lincoln Green, Yates, Marstons, Bowness Bay, Hawkshead, Marstons, Copper Dragon,


 

September

1st to 3rd September 2016 CAMRA Ulverston Beer and Cider Festival, Coronation Hall, Ulverston.

2nd to 4th September 2016 Grasmere Guzzler Beer Festival, Dale Lodge Hotel (Tweedies), Grasmere.

8th to 11th September 2016 Silloth Music and Beer Festival, Silloth Green, Silloth.

22nd to 24th September 2016 CAMRA Morecambe Beer Festival, Trimpell Social Club, Morecambe. Sadly apparently now CANCELLED.

24th-25th Taste Cumbria incl beer festival, Cockermouth

Thu 29th September - Sun 2nd October …. Broughton Festival of Beer held in the pubs in villages and around Broughton-in-Furness.

Friday 30th September – Saturday 1st October 2016 Alexander’s Ale Festival, Kendal


October

Friday 30th September – Saturday 1st October 2016 Alexander’s Ale Festival, Kendal

November

3rd to 5th November 2016 CAMRA Carlisle Beer Festival, The Venue, Portland Place, Carlisle. (note change of venue)

9th to 12th November 2016 CAMRA Westmorland Beer Festival, Town Hall, Kendal. Our own beer festival.

 


 

Beer Festivals in 2015


9th to 11th April Isle of Man CAMRA Beer Festival, Villa Marina, Douglas.

9th to 11th April Bolton CAMRA Beer Festival, Bolton Ukrainian Club.

15th to 18th April Newcastle CAMRA B&C Festival, Students Union, Northumbria University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

23 to 25 April Kirkstile Beer Festival, Loweswater

8th to 10th May Strands Festival of Beers, Nether Wasdale

7th - 10th May POW, Foxfield Dark, Strong Beer and Cider Weekend

8th - 10th May Drovers Rest, Monkhill

15th to 16th May Clitheroe CAMRA Beer Festival, St Mary's Centre, Clitheroe.

28th to 30th May Skipton CAMRA Beer Festival, Ermystead's Grammar School, Skipton.

4th - 7th June Boot Beer Festival - all pubs in Boot

12th - 14th June Millom Rugby Union Club

3rd -5th July Fetherston Arms Beer Festival, Kirkoswald

12th-13th June Irton Hall BF

19th & 20th June Egremont RUFC Beer List

27th June Workington Transport Heritage Trust at Old Fire Station, King St W'ton 2pm-10pm

16th to 19th July Hawkshead Brewery Summer Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley.

11th to 15th August CAMRA Great British Beer Festival. Olympia, London. Dates currently provisional.

14 th -16th August Midland hotel Beer Festival, Appleby Beers list

28th - 30th August Gosforth Hall Beer Festival, Gosforth

29th - 31st August Lowther, Hensingham Beer Festival (to be confirmed)

3-5 September Furness CAMRA inUlverston

30th Sept to 3rd Oct Westmorland CAMRA in Kendal

1st - 4th October Broughton Festival

5-7 November Solway CAMRA, in Carlisle

 

 


 

Beer Festivals in 2014

 

Friday 11th - Sunday 13th April 2014 Alexander's Annual Ale Festival, Castle Green Hotel, Kendal

24th - 26th April  - 6th Annual Loweswater Beer Festival

2 - 5 May Pheasant Inn, Cumwhitton

9th, 10th, 11th May 2014 - Strands, Nether Wasdale, Beer Festival

 

5-8th June - Boot Beer Festival http://www.bootbeer.co.uk/

https://www.facebook.com/bootbeerfestival?ref=hl

 

Don't forget to get through-tickets to Dalegarth - cheaper than buying Northern Rail and Ratty ones separately. Beer list now available

 

4th - 5th July - Haydon Bridge beer festival  (easy by train from West Cumbria)

10th - 13th July -  Pig & Whistle in Cartmel, nr Grange over Sands.

 

12 - 16 August 2014, GBBF CAMRA Olympia

15-17th Aug Midland Hotel Appleby

4 -6 September 2014, Furness CAMRA      Coronation Hall, Ulverston

18 -20 September Workington Beer and Cider Festival at the Carnegie, Workington

Fri 26th and Sat 27th September West Cumbria CAMRA (at Taste Cumbria Festival)

8 - 11 October 2014, Westmorland CAMRA Kendal Town Hall, Kendal

30 Oct - 1 November 2014, Solway CAMRA Hallmark Hotel, Carlisle (next to Railway Station)

 

 

 

 

 


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2013 events and links....

7th to 9th March 2013 Lancaster Beer Festival, Lancaster Town Hall, a beer festival run by the Lancaster Round Table.

7th to 10th March 2013 Preston Beer Festival, St Walburge's, Preston, a popular non CAMRA beer festival.

15th to 17th March 2013 Hawkshead Brewery Spring Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley.

15th to 16th March 2013 West Cumbria CAMRA 10th Whitehaven Beer Festival, Civic Hall, Whitehaven.

15th to 17th March 2013 Beer Festival at the Anglers Arms, Haverthwaite.

21st to 24th March 2013 Cumbrian Beer Challange at Burgundy's, Kendal.

30th to 31st March 2013 Beer Festival at the Bay Horse, Winton.

 


4th to 6th April 2013 Bolton CAMRA Beer Festival, Bolton Ukrainian Club, Bolton.

4th to 6th April 2013 Isle of Man CAMRA Beer Festival, Massonic Hall, Woodbourne Road, Douglas.

11th to 13th April 2013 CAMRA Skipton Beer Festival, Town Hall, Skipton.

25 to 27 April 2013 Kirkstile Inn Beer Festival, Loweswater

26th to 28th April 2013 Kirkby Lonsdale Beer and Music Festival, Underlay Park, Kirkby Lonsdale.

 

10th - 12th May Strands festival of Beers

23rd to 27th May 2013 Stout, Porter, Mild and Strong Ale Weekend (beer list), Prince of Wales, Foxfield.

24th to 27th May 2013 Beer Festival at the Hare and Hounds, Bowland Bridge.

 


6th to 9th June 2013 Boot Beer Festival, the 3 pubs of Boot.

7th to 8th June 2013 Keswick Beer Festival, Keswick Rugby Club, Keswick.

14th / 15th June 2013 Stainton  Beer festival .... in village hall opp KIng's arms ... lots of nice beers!

14th, 15th June 2013 Egremont RUFC Beer Festival in aid of Cash for Kids - Give us a Break appeal.

21st to 23rd June - Waberthwaite, at the Brown Cow (the hog roast alone is worth going for!)

27th to 30th June 2013 Beer Festival at the Punch Bowl, Underbarrow.

27th to 30th June 2013 Beer Festival at the Cross Keys, Milnthorpe.

28th to 29th June 2013 Beer and Sausage Festival at the Queens Head, Tirril.

28th to 30th June 2013 Dentdale Music and Beer Festival, Dent.

28th to 30th June 2013 Beer Festival at the Golden Ball, Appleby-in-Westmorland.

 


5th to 7th July 2013 Beer Festival at the Featherston Arms, Kirkoswald.

6th to 7th July 2013 Beer Festival at the Strickland Arms, Low Sizergh.

18th to 21st July 2013 Hawkshead Brewery Summer Beer Festival, Beer Hall, Staveley.

19 & 20 July 2013, Beer festival at Palladium, Millom in in aid of Alice Pyne's Holiday Fund scheme.

19th to 21st July 2013 Eden Valley Summer Beer Festival, Kings Meaburn.

26th to 28th July 2013 Kendal Calling, Lowther Deer Park. This music festival features a Beer Festival Tent. Take care with H&S and electricity cables.

26th - 28th July 2013, Kings Arms, Hawkshead 30 Cumbrian beers and Cumbrian food, inc BBQ

26th to 28th July 2013 Brown Cow, Winster Beer Festival

 

13th to 17th August 2013 CAMRA National Great British Beer Festival (GBBF), Olympia, London.


24th to 26th August 2013 Cider and Perry festival at the George and Dragon at Dent.

 


5th  -7th  September 2013 Furness CAMRA Beer Festival Coronation Hall, Ulverston

18th September 2013 Strickland Arms REAL ALE & CIDER WEEKEND

Fri 13 - Sat 14th September 2013 Greystoke Beer Festival

20th, 21st, 22nd September 2013 Sticky Wicket Beer Festival - Penrith Cricket Club

4th - 6th October Broughton Festival of Beer. 6-7 pubs in Broughton-in-Furness area, minibuses between

9th to 12th October 2013 20th Westmorland CAMRA Beer Festival, Town Hall, Kendal.

17 - 19 October Carnegie Workington    workington beer festival

25th - 27th October. October Beer Festival at Brown Cow Waberthwaite. Buses are good on Sundays!


31 Oct - 2 November 2013 Solway CAMRA Carlisle Beer Festival, Hallmark Hotel, Carlisle (next to Railway Station)


 


Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 June 2017 18:25