Beer Festival Diary
This page shows beer festivals either within the branch or possibly of interest to branch member's beyond the branch borders.
Note that Westmorland CAMRA is not responsible for any of these festivals and the information is provided in good faith. Anyone travelling is advised to contact the venue to make sure the festival is still taking place.
For other types of event please look at the Branch Diary page.
- CAMRA Richmond Beer Festival
Thursday 11 – Sunday 14 October 2018
Richmond Comrades Club
CAMRA North West Yorkshire's Beer Festival. More details at http://www.nwyorkscamra.co.uk/.
- Silverdale Beer Festival
Friday 12 – Sunday 14 October 2018
Woodlands Hotel, Silverdale
Beer festival at the Woodlands hotel, Silverdale. Try https://en-gb.facebook.com/WoodiesSilverdale/ for more details.
- The Factory Tap Beer Festival
Thursday 25 – Sunday 28 October 2018
Factory Tap, Kendal
The Factory Tap in Kendal are again holding their autumn beer festival between Thursday 25th and Sunday 28th October. As a Branch we committed three years ago to offering volunteer support to this event for the 2016, 2017 and 2018 festivals. This year we are asked if we can help during the afternoon sessions only throughout the four days of this event. This will be between the hours of 2-5pm. Please contact Colin Ashton at ku.gro.armac.dnalromtsew@rerusaerT if you are able and willing to help. This event will also include the judging of the Best of Westmorland competition for the breweries within our branch area at the trade session on Wednesday 24th October. Marilyn Molloy, Tasting Panel Chair, will be in touch with members of the panel for the judging of this competition.
- CAMRA Carlisle Beer Festival
Thursday 1 – Saturday 3 November 2018
The Venue, Carlisle
Details at https://www.solway.camra.org.uk/festival.
It is planned that members of our branch will be attending this festival on Saturday 3rd November, travelling to Carlisle on the trains departing Oxenholme at 11:08 and Appleby at 11:19 (note these are different trains). Please be aware that this is a turn up and attend event and we are not asking people to book for this ahead of time
- Britannia Inn Beer Festival
Friday 9 – Sunday 18 November 2018
Britannia Inn, Elterwater
Beer festival at the Britannia Inn in Elterwater in Great Langdale. See http://thebritanniainn.com/food-drink/beer-festival.aspx for more details.
- 100 year Anniversary of the Great War Beer festival
Saturday 10 November 2018
Kendal Rugby Union Football Club House, Kendal
A beer festival being held at Kendal Rugby Club for the hundred year anniversary of the end of the Great War. Saturday 10th November There will be 40 different beers from Cumbria, Yorkshire and Lancashire being served. Entry will be £5 with a commemorative glass and a donation to the Royal British Legion.
- CAMRA Manchester Beer Festival
Wednesday 23 – Saturday 26 January 2019
Details at https://mancbeerfest.uk/.
- CAMRA Pendle Beer Festival
Thursday 31 January – Saturday 2 February 2019
Municipal Hall, Colne
More details at http://www.eastlancscamra.org.uk/files/index.php nearer the time.
- CAMRA Fleetwood Beer Festival
Thursday 7 – Saturday 9 February 2019
Marine Hall, Fleetwood
See https://blackpool.camra.org.uk/ for details.
- CAMRA Liverpool Beer Festival
Thursday 21 – Saturday 23 February 2019
Metropolitan Cathedral Crypt, Liverpool
Festival Tickets go on sale end of November and will sell out. Details at https://www.liverpoolcamra.org.uk/index.php/lbf
- CAMRA Wigan Beer Festival
Thursday 28 February – Saturday 2 March 2019
Robin Park Sports and Tennis Centre, Wigan
Details at http://beerfestival.wigancamra.org.uk/
- CAMRA Great British Beer Festival
Tuesday 6 – Saturday 10 August 2019
Details at https://www.gbbf.org.uk/