Beer festivals in the local area

Many pubs in and around Rugby hold annual beer festivals, making the town one of the most interesting places in Britain to drink real ale.

Below are listed details of the festivals coming up that we are aware of. If you would like us to add your festival to the list please e-mail details to the Secretary.


Wheatsheaf - Crick Boat Show
24th May 2014 - 26th May 2014
Crick Marina, West Haddon Road, Crick, NN6 7SQ Up to 50 real ales from local Northamptonshire and UK breweries. Organised by the Wheatsheaf, Crick.

Crick Boat Show is a great day out - boats on the water, gourmet food vendors, arts and crafts,
take a trip out on the canal, tour one of the many gorgeous narrow boats for sale or take a look round a historic boat. Plenty for the kids to do as well with all free rides and entertainment for children. Dogs welcome!

With live music and entertainment all day and all
evening in the real ale marquee, you’ll enjoy the following headlining acts:
Saturday entertainment includes Toyah Willcox performing her Acoustic, Up Close & Personal set.
Sunday entertainment includes The Big O and The Wilburys Tribute Show

Day tickets £10 when ordered in advance (includes evening admittance)
Evening tickets £6 - CAMRA members save 20% in advance (use discount code CAMRA at checkout and
pay just £4.80 per person) (Saturday and Sunday only)

Rugby Beer Festival
13th June 2014 - 14th June 2014