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Beer Festivals

Yorkshire has it's fair share of quality beer festivals throughout the year. So if you enjoy sampling some of the best local and global ales, then this is the page for you!

Leeds CAMRA Beer, Cider and Perry Festival

Every year the members of Leeds CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale, put together the biggest and best selection of real ales, ciders and perries that will be seen all year in Leeds. Add to this a fantastic selection of global beers from all over the world, tasty food, a selection of beery stalls, and live music from local bands.

Henshaws Beer Festival, Knaresborough

This year's Henshaws Beer Festival will return to Knaresborough for one date only, and promises to be even bigger and better with five local breweries coming together to support Henshaws! The ambition is to welcome over 1,000 visitors throughout both the daytime and evening sessions, to enjoy our range of 21 hand-picked beers, our gin and fizz bar, gourmet food options, as well an eclectic live music mix. Advance tickets are £15, to include 4 half pints, reusable pint glass and tasting notes.

Dales Festival of Food and Drink

Weaving together the three fundamental elements that make the Dales Festival of Food and Drink a success – Food, Farming and Fun. Visitors will find something for everyone from the best locally sources organic meats to award-winning beers within the festival’s own Drinks Marquee and 'Beer Festival'.

York Festival of Food and Drink

York Food and Drink Festival is unique because it is set in and around the City’s many amazing historic venues. Its main focus is local and regional food and drink. With nearly 200 pubs in York, beer drinkers are spoilt for choice! If you enjoy real ale however, why not follow the Festival Ale Trail?

Keighley and Worth Valley Beer and Music Festival

One of the stand out beer festivals in the county. This event combines some of the region's most loved beers with a great selection of music. With over 100 different types of ale, and live music at all the stations and on the trains, this event is a real crowd pleaser.

Yorkshire ‘Hearty’ Festival

Now in it's 6th year, Yorkshire Hearts 'Hearty' Festival is making a comeback for 2020. Running across two days (three for weekend campers!). A true Yorkshire celebration with over 30 real ales,  our very own English wines and Yorkshire ciders & Gin & Fizz Bar! Its fun for all the family on Saturday with live music throughout the day,   bouncy castle, inflatable assault course, pillowbash, sumo suits, bin drumming, pizza van as well as other caterers!

York Beer & Cider Festival

The largest Beer & Cider Festival in the North of England (and by default Yorkshire!) is held on York's famous Knavesmire. It offers over 450 Real Ales and 100+ ciders at this year's event plus Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) National Beer Championship - North East heats.