Pub/Local Beer & Cider Festivals
Details are listed below of upcoming pub and other local beer & cider festivals that will be held in and around the branch area that we have been informed about. If you are organising a local event that you would like us to list, please send details to ku.gro.armac.stnuh@swen
Please note that the festivals listed below are not organised by CAMRA. We recommend that you check with the venue or event organiser to confirm that the information is correct.
Check out Past Local Beer Festival Photos here.
- 20th Wilburton Beer Festival
Saturday 23 – Sunday 24 June 2018
Wilburton Recreational Ground
The authentic, family friendly Wilburton Beer Festival is now in its 20th Year. It is organised and run by local volunteers with all profits going to charities and community projects in the surrounding area. Since 1998, we have raised well over £75,000 for these organisations
The organisers and helpers at the Festival give up their time to arrange and stage this event, so come along and support them and local charities by having a beer or two!
Expect over 30 real ales and 10 real ciders
- 1st All Saints 'Booze in the Pews' Festival
Thursday 28 – Saturday 30 June 2018
All Saints Parish Church, St Ives
Brand new beer festival in St Ives.
All happening in and around All Saints Parish church where you'll find:
- 12 real ales, including Papworth Brewery beers
- Cider and wine
- Luscious homemade nosh
- Live music on the Saturday from 7pm
Entry is £5 and includes your souvenir pint glass! (Three night pass £12)
Also Family Fun on Sat 30 Jun with free entry from 11am to 4pm.
See https://www.facebook.com/boozeinthepews/ for more details
- 7th Grafham Beer Festival
Thursday 5 – Friday 6 July 2018
Grafham Village Hall
The Grafham Beer Festival has been run for the last 7 years and returns again this year on 5th & 6th July. Last year there were over 15 local beers and ciders on offer, offering another opportunity to drink locally produced beers. Check out the festival's Facebook page to track what beers will be available this year, and further details about the festival as they are published: https://www.facebook.com/grafhambeerfest/
- Pig's Ale & Cider Festival
Wednesday 11 – Sunday 22 July 2018
Pig n Falcon, St Neots
40 ales & ciders everyday
More details at http://www.pignfalcon.co.uk/
- Papworth Beer & Cider Festival
Thursday 12 – Saturday 14 July 2018
Papworth Village Hall, Papworth Everard
Beer and cider festival organised by Papworth Brewery.
Expect around 16 beers and at least 3 ciders.
More details coming soon!
- 9th Annual Buckfest
Saturday 14 July 2018
Buckden Village Club
Music Festival with Local Real Ales and Ciders
3 Stages, 20+ Bands, Quality Food, Kids' Entertainment
Gates open at 11:30 in the morning. Music starts at midday. The festival finishes at 22:30
Voted the best festival in Cambridgeshire for the second year in a row!
Tickets went on sale from 14 April - we understand they are now SOLD OUT!
See the website for more info:
- Swavesey Cider Festival
Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 July 2018
Swavesey Village Community Pavilion
Open Thursday and Friday from 15:30 until 22:30
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 - 22:30
Food will be available at all sessions
- St Ives Craft Beer and Cider Festival
Saturday 28 – Sunday 29 July 2018
St Ives Sheep Market
More details will be added here when available
- Annual Beer Festival
Friday 17 – Sunday 19 August 2018
Cock, Hemingford Grey
Details to be added when available
- 14th Toft Beer & Cider Festival
Friday 31 August – Sunday 2 September 2018
Toft Social Club
The Festival started in 2005 and takes place each year on the first weekend of September. Each year we have a selection of real ales, mostly from the local area, and a selection of draught ciders, all from the local area. Beers and ciders that prove popular at the Festival are then featured on the club bar throughout the rest of the year.
More details at:
- Elgoods Brewery Beer Festival
Thursday 20 – Saturday 22 September 2018
Elgood & Sons
More details to follow when available