Beer Festivals UK May 2017

Posted on Apr 28, 2017 by

 

From big to small there’s plenty of beer festivals happening this May across the UK, to help you find one or many of these brilliant beer festivals we’ve put together a simple list of the best festivals that you can attend this month.

 

If you can’t get to any of these events don’t worry, here at Beers of Europe we have a great selection of beers for you to enjoy at home.

 

Event/Venue   Location   Date
         
Cloisters Spring Beer Festival   Edinburgh   22 Apr – 6 May
Malt Shovel Beer Festival   Northampton, Northamptonshire   26 Apr – 1 May
Bandstand Beer & Music Festival   Nairn, Scotland   27 Apr – 1 May
Rising Sun Beer Festival   Potton, Bedfordshire    27 Apr – 1 May
The Swan Beer Festival   Halesowen, West Midlands   27 Apr – 1 May
The Vine Beer Festival   Wednesfield, West Midlands   27 Apr – 1 May
Altrincham FC Beer Festival   Altrincham, Cheshire   28 Apr – 1 May
Barnsley Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Barnsley, South Yorkshire   28 Apr – 1 May
Black Horse Beer Festival   Lutterworth, Leicestershire   28 Apr – 1 May
Fox & Crown Beer Festival   Nottingham, Nottinghamshire   28 Apr – 1 May
The Curfew Spring Beer Festival   Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland   28 Apr – 1 May
Duke of Wellington ‘Beltane’ Beer Festival   Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex    28 Apr – 2 May
Isle of Wight Steam Railway Beer Festival   Havenstreet, Isle of Wight   29 Apr – 1 May
King William Inn Beer Festival   Crewkerne, Somerset   29 Apr – 1 May
Ripon Cathedral Beer Festival   Ripon, North Yorkshire   1st May
Oxford Beer Week   Oxford, Oxfordshire   1 May – 6 May
Golden Lion Beer Festival   Rochford, Essex    2 May – 8 May
Banbury Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Banbury, Oxfordshire   4 May – 6 May
Bexley Beer Festival, Kent (CAMRA)   Bexley, Kent   4 May – 6 May
Poppies Beer Festival   Kettering, Northamptonshire   4 May – 6 May
Lincoln Green Brewery Annual Birthday Bash   Hucknall, Nottinghamshire   5 May – 7 May
Rockstone Craft Beer Festival   Southampton, Hampshire   5 May – 7 May
Swanage Railway Diesel Gala and Beer Festival   Swanage, Dorset    5 May – 7 May
Durrty DIPAs   Kentish Town, London   10th May
Stourbridge Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Stourbridge, Worcestershire   10 May – 13 May
Doncaster Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Doncaster, South Yorkshire   11 May – 13 May
Forever Bury Beer Festival   Bury, Greater Manchester   11 May – 13 May
Shirley Beer Festival   Solihull, West Midlands   11 May – 13 May
The Continental Beer & Cider Festival   Preston, Lancashire   11 May – 13 May
Beer Mansion London   MC Motors, London   12 May – 13 May
Salisbury Rugby Club Beer & Cider Festival    Salisbury, Wiltshire   12 May – 13 May
Sale Beer Festival   Sale, Cheshire   12 May – 13 May
Yapton Beerex (CAMRA)   Near Arundel, West Sussex   12 May – 14 May
Brickworks Museum Beer, Bricks and Buses Festival   Swanwick, Hampshire   13th May
Hillside Brewery Beer Festival   Longhope, Gloucestershire   13th May
May Cider & Perry Festival   Bromley, London   13th May
Beer, Bangers & Bread Festival   Ludlow Castle, Shropshire   13 May – 14 May
Lord Harrowby Beer Festival   Grantham, Lincolnshire   16 May – 21 May
Chester Charity Beer Festival   Littleton, Cheshire   18 May – 20 May
Rail Ale Festival   Chesterfield, Derbyshire   18 May – 20 May
Brunswick Cider & Sausage Festival   Derby, Derbyshire   18 May – 21 May
Great Yarmouth Beer Festival   Great Yarmouth, Norfolk   18 May – 21 May
Alvanley Cricket Club Beer Festival   Alvanley, Cheshire   19 May – 20 May
North Wales Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Wrexham, Wales   19 May – 20 May
Longney Beer & Bacon Festival   Longney, Gloucestershire   20th May
Red Cat Brewing Open Day   Winchester, Hampshire   20th May
Stillingfleet Beer Festival   Stillingfleet, North Yorkshire    20th May
North Cotswold Ale & Steam Weekend (CAMRA)   Cotswold, Gloucestershire   20 May – 21 May
Cambridge Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Cambridge, Cambridgeshire   22 May – 27 May
Kidbrooke Beer & Cider Festival   Kidbrooke, London   25 May – 27 May
Lincoln Beer Festival (CAMRA)   Lincoln, Lincolnshire   25 May – 27 May
Thirsty Magpie Beer Festival   Chorley, Lancashire   25 May – 28 May
Shrewsbury Arms Beer Festival   Stafford, Staffordshire   25 May – 28 May
Belfast Craft Beer Festival   Customs House Square, Belfast   25 May – 28 May
Beauvale Priory Beer & Cider Gathering   Moorgreen, Nottinghamshire   25 May – 29 May
Wollaton Cricket Club Beer Festival   Wollaton, Nottinghamshire   25 May – 29 May
Norwich City of Ale Festival   Norwich, Norfolk   25 May – 4 Jun
Southwick Beer Festival   Southwick, West Sussex   26 May – 27 May
Crabble Corn Mill Beer & Cider Festival   Dover, Kent   26 May – 28 May
Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival   Edinburgh   26 May – 28 May
Stanford Arms Battle of the Brewers   Lowestoft, Suffolk   26 May – 28 May
Wheatsheaf Beer Festival   Hatfield Peverel, Essex   26 May – 28 May
Beer & Cider by the Sea   Eastbourne, East Sussex   26 May – 28 May
Black Dog Beer Festival   Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria   26 May – 28 May
BlackCock Beer & Cider Festival   South Molton, Devon   26 May – 28 May
Baker’s Arms Beer Festival   Danbury, Essex   26 May – 29 May
CBCA Farm Club Beer Festival   Warrington, Cheshire   26 May – 29 May
George and Dragon Beer Festival   Swanscombe, Kent   26 May – 29 May
Great Radcliffe Beer Festival   Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire   26 May – 29 May
King of the Belgians Beer Festival   Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire   26 May – 29 May
Parkstone Beer Festival   Poole, Dorset   26 May – 29 May
WensleyAle Ale & Music Festival   Wensleydale, North Yorkshire   26 May – 29 May
Golden Lion Beer Festival   Luddesdown, Kent    27th May
Woodpecker Cider Festival   Blandford, Dorset   27th May
Carlton Manor Beer Festival   Carlton Colville, Suffolk    27 May – 29 May
Cleethorpes Folk & Cider Festival   Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire   27 May – 29 May
Norman Warrior Cider & Pork Festival   Lowestoft, Suffolk   27 May – 29 May
Star Inn Beer Festival   Wenhaston, Suffolk   27 May – 29 May
Welly Beer Festival   Kingsbridge, Devon   28th May
Castle Rock Yard Party & Beer Festival   Nottingham, Nottinghamshire   31 May – 3 Jun

 

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  • Hi,
    Can you please add the Trunch Beer Festival held at Trunch Social Club, Gimingham Road, Trunch, Norfolk, NR28 0PS. 26 – 29th May. Up to 20 local ales and at least 12 ciders.
    Many thanks,

    Matthew

    Posted by Matthew Hoggard
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