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Eastbourne Beer Festival

Thursday, 10th October 2013 - Saturday, 12th October 2013

Eastbourne’s Eleventh Annual Beer Festival will be held again in Eastbourne’s Winter Gardens and will feature Wines, International Bottled Beers, Ciders, Perries and over 150 Real Ales hand picked by CAMRA members.

The Festival has been growing bigger and stronger over the years with 2012 being its best year yet - 4,400 visitors consuming 13,326 pints of ale, 2,800 pints of cider & perry, 1,236 glasses of wine and 1,680 international bottles of beer and selling out on Friday and Saturday evening even before the doors opened!

All Real Ales are served from chilled casks and are available in Third, Half or Full Pints. A Festival Glass is provided on your arrival and all purchases are made using tokens that are available from the foyer.

The Restaurant is also open throughout each session serving a selection of Hot & Cold Meals, Traditional Pub Grub and Light Snacks.

The Session Times are:

Thursday 4th 6pm – 11pm

Friday 5th 5.30pm – 11pm

Saturday 9th 11am – 4pm

6pm – 11pm

Each Session provides a variety of Entertainment, Live Music, Dancing and some Traditional Pub Games including Shove Ha’penny, Bar Skittles, Shuffleboard and Toad in the Hole.

Tickets usually go on sale during the summer and with its popularity in 2012, early booking is advisable!

Photograph provided by Eastbourne Borough Council