Real Ale Beer Festivals in Leicester and Hinckley

All details of our beer festivals will appear here, including dates and beers lists in printable and downloadable formats.

Beer and Cider Festivals

June 15th-18th.  20 beers from the Lakes and Manchester.

July 20th-23rd. 15 Ciders and a selection of sausages.

August 17th-20th . 20 Beers from Newcastle and Durham.

Tap Takeovers and Meet The Brewers.

Weds 5th July 8pm. Twisted Barrel

Weds 9th August 8pm. Elusive Brewing

Weds 13th September 8pm. Anarchy Brewing

Weds 11th October 8pm. Vibrant Forest

Weds 8th November 8 pm. Hart Family Brewers.


Beer Festival 15-18 JUNE 2017

Broood at VinQuatre 24 King Street, Leicester, LE1 6RL

Beers all listed at £3.50 per pint or £1.75 a half.

One thirds are not available.

Draycott Brewing Company

Derbyshire 2014

 California Steam 4.5% Mellow orange and lemon notes with a bitter finish

Irish Red ale 5.0%


Carlisle Brewing Co Carlisle, Cumbria 2013

 Flaxen 4.5% A blonde beer with a delicious hoppy bouquet

 Oatmeal Stout 4.5% Creamy with chocolate and dark smoke flavours

Greenodd Brewery at the Ship Inn Greenodd nr Ulveston 2010

 Best Bitter 4.1 Trad BB

Caskade 4.5 Light Bitter brewed with cascade hops

Wild Boar Brewery Crook, Windermere, 2013

 Mad Pig Ale 4.0% A balanced classic session ale

Blonde Boar 3.7% Light and refreshing, low in bitterness but hoppy on palate

Windmill Brewery Standish Lancashire 2016

 Liverpool Porter 4.5% A rich and creamy ruby porter

Deckhand 3.8% Easy quaffing golden ale.

Hubsters Clayton Brook Lancashire 2016

 Tribute 4.7% Dark oak in colour, sweet with a slight smoky finish

Hop on the good foot 3.8% Full bodied bitter with a sweet then spicy after taste

Fell Brewery Flookburgh, Cumbria 2013

 Mosaic OPA 4.0 Oatmeal pale, using just one hop. Unfined.

Crag 3.8 Described as a classic Northern Bitter. It is.

Outstanding Brewery Manchester 2008

 Black IPA 4.8% The latest version of the Black IPA… lots of juicy citra and amarillo hops in a jet black india “pale” ale

Hallelujah Rye Pale Ale 4.2% Malt forward version of this Rye style.

Haywood Bad Ram Brewery Ashbourne 2003

 Dr Samuel Johnson 4.5% Full bodied ale with a balance of malt and hops.

Brack n Brew Watermillock Ullswater 2015

 Bitter 4.1%

IPA 5.9%