For National CAMRA Festivals click here.

Local Festivals & Similar Events
If your festival is in the Nottingham area and is not featured on this page, please email the information to

Though we try our best to confirm the accuracy of details, changes and cancellations do occur from time to time. You may want to confirm dates and times before attending.

CAMRA Fest indicates an official CAMRA approved event.

Pub Fest means that beer may only be served through the pub’s normal handpumps unless stated otherwise. Pub Event means that there may not be a great choice of beers above the usual ones available.

Every effort is made to check these details out but apologies if we get this wrong. Please use the contact details given to save a wasted journey.

DatesType of FestivalDetails
Thurs 18th – Sat 20th May Beer FestivalBarrow Hill Rail Ale Festival, Campbell Drive, Barrow Hill, Chesterfield, S43 2PR. Over 350 real ales, craft keg, ciders, gin palace and Prosecco & Wine bar. For tickets and full details, visit
Thurs 25th – Mon 29th MayPub FestivalNorth East Beer Festival, Horse & Jockey, 20 Nottingham Road, Stapleford, NG9 8AA. Featuring at least 28 new or one off brews over the course of the festival. 15 being served straight from the barrel alongside our permanent range of 13 hand pulls, which will be continually changing over the festival. There will also be at least 6 traditional ciders. Pub will be open from 12 midday on every day. Details of current breweries to be featured on our web site:
Fri 26th – Sun 28th MayCAMRA FestivalNewark CAMRA Beer Festival, Castle Grounds, Newark, NG24 1BG. The three-day event will showcase 100 real ales and 40 ciders, many from local and regional breweries. We will also have a ‘Craft Beer’ bar from Just Beer, wine, gin and fizz courtesy of Ann et Vin, some delicious food outlets and loads of great live music. Friday 10.30-22.30, Sat 10.30-22.30 & Sun 12.00-16.00. Members £12, Non-members £15
Thurs 13th – Sun 16th JulyPub FestivalByron’s Rest, Baker Street, Hucknall, NG15 7AS. Mini-beer festival featuring 20 cask ales and 15+ real ciders, both mostly locally sourced. BBQ and live music in new outside area. Opening times: Thur 1pm – 10pm, Fri & Sat 1pm – 10.15pm, Sun Noon – 10pm