Beer Festivals

We are very lucky in South Bedfordshire that there are always a number of excellent local beer festivals to attend. Many of them are not CAMRA beer festivals, but are wholeheartedly endorsed by us.

If you know of any other local beer festivals, please email:

February 2015

11th to 14th February, CAMRA National Winter Ales Festival The Roundhouse, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8JE. Over 400 real ales, ciders and perries plus bottled beers from around the world. More information here.

18th to 21st February, CAMRA Chelmsford Winter Beer and Cider Festival King Edward VI Grammer School, Broomfield Road, CM1 3SX. Over 200 real ales, ciders, perries and pyders. Also a wide range of foreign bottles beers. Free entry to CAMRA members. More information here.

March 2015

11th to 13th March, CAMRA 31st London Drinker Beer and Cider Festival Camden Centre, Bidborough Street WC1H 9AU. Over 150 ales, ciders, perry and bottled beers. More information here.

12th to 14th March, CAMRA St Neots Booze on the Ouze Festival Priory Centre, Priory Lane, PE19, 2BH. Around 70 real ales, ciders, perry and bottled beer. Free entry to CAMRA members to all sessions. More information here.

13th to 15th March, Offley Recreation and Community Centre Real Ale Festival Kings Walden Road, Offley, Hitchin, SG5 3DZ. 10% Discount for CAMRA members.

April 2015

23rd to 25th April, Pheasant Inn, Dunstable St Georges Beer Festival 20 ales and ciders, live music and food. More information here.

23rd to 25th April, Half Moon, Hitchin Beer Festival One of the biggest local pub festivals with over 80 real ales, ciders and perries. Homemade food and snacks available. More information here.