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 19th to Sunday 22nd September 2019
Castle Tap, Reading

Castle Tap
Pub The Castle Tap,
120 Castle Street,
Reading,
Berks,
RG1 7RJ
  • Expect around 12 real ales and 12 craft beers.
  • Note stillaged ales in back room, not just those on main bar.
  • Some real ciders too.

thecastletap.co.uk
Saturday 21st September 2019
Henley RFC Beer Festival

Henley RFC Beer Festival logo
Club Henley RFC,
Dry Leas,
Marlow Road,
Henley-on-Thames,
Oxfordshire,
RG9 2JA
  • Around 25 beers and ciders.
  • Live Henley Hawks rugby match.

henleyrugbyclub.co.uk
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th September 2019
Burghfest

Burghfest logo
Charity Recreation Ground,
Burghfield Common,
Berks,
RG7 3EN
  • Part of an event held in aid of Thames Valley Air Ambulance.
  • Run by the “Burghfield Santas” - A group of volunteer fundraisers from Burghfield village.
  • Likely to include 30+ beers and around 10 ciders.
  • On the 2 and 2A bus routes from Reading.

burghfest.uk
Saturday 28th September 2019
West Berkshire Brewery OktoberWest

West Berkshire OktoberWest brewery logo
Brewery West Berkshire Brewery,
The Old Dairy,
Yattendon,
Berks,
RG18 0XT
  • A Bavarian style festival with Bavarian bier, plus a selction of real ales and craft beers from West Berks and guest breweries.
  • Limited shuttle bus service from Newbury station.

wbbrew.com/event/oktoberwest/
Saturday 28th September 2019
Choko Beer Festival

Choko Beer Festival logo
Club Lawrence Hall,
Church Road,
Cholsey,
Oxfordshire,
0X10 9PP
  • Around 30 beers and ciders.
  • Held in aid of charities.
  • A short walk from Cholsey station (18 mins from Reading).
  • Live music.

chokobeerfestival.org.uk
Wednesday 2nd to Sunday 6th October 2019
Happy Man, Englefield Green

Happy Man
Pub Happy Man,
12 Harvest Road,
Englefield Green,
Surrey,
TW20 0QS
  • Around 14 carefully selected ales and 6 ciders.
  • 50p off each pint on the Thursday.

thehappyman.co.uk
Friday 4th and Saturday 5th October 2019
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.
  • Around 200 real ales from across the country.
  • Over 30 ciders and perries.
  • Small KeyKeg bar.
  • 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 11th to Sunday 13th October 2019
Prince of Wales, Farnborough North

Prince of Wales
Pub The Prince of Wales,
184 Rectory Road,
Farnborough,
Hants,
GU14 8AL
  • Around 50 different ales expected.
  • Around 5 ciders.
  • This year featuring beers from the East of England.
  • A short train ride from Wokingham / Crowthorne / Sandhurst.

theprinceinfarnborough.co.uk
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th October 2019
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.
  • Around 200 different ales, craft beers, ciders and perries.

hampshireoctoberfest.co.uk
Thursday 24th to Saturday 26st October 2019
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.

rhcamra.org.uk/festivalnews.html
Thursday 24th to Saturday 26st October 2019
Oxford Beer Festival

Oxford Beer Festival logo
CAMRA Town Hall,
St Aldate's,
Oxford,
Oxfordshire,
OX1 1BX
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 130 real ales.
  • Around 50 ciders and perries.
  • 40 different ales put on for the Saturday session.
  • Discounted entry for CAMRA members.

oxfordbeerfestival.camra.org.uk
Thursday 31st October to Sunday 3rd November 2019
Egham Beer Festival

Egham United Services Club
Club (assisted by CAMRA) Egham United Services Club,
111 Spring Rise,
Egham,
Surrey,
TW20 9PE
  • Around 50 carefully selected real ales with many from Britain's newest breweries.
  • Real ciders.
  • Reduced price entry for CAMRA members.
  • Live music.
  • Short walk from Egham station.

eghambeerfestival.co.uk
Friday 8th and Saturday 9th November 2019
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 late August.
  • CAMRA organised.
  • Around 60 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


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