Monday, May 06, 2019
BRIGG BEER FESTIVAL 2019 - FULL DETAILS INCLUDING REAL ALES & CIDERS ON OFFER
We are now counting down the days until Brigg Beer Festival 2019 opens its doors to thirsty visitors from the town, nearby communities and other areas.
This long-established major event in Brigg's social calendar - spread over three days - has a new venue this year.
The provisional list of beers and ciders, with alcoholic strengths included, has now been released (see below).
FROM FIONA REID, BRIGG DISTRICT LIONS CLUB
Brigg District Lions annual beer festival is set to return for the 29th year from Thursday 16 May 2019 to Saturday 18 May 2019.
This year’s event will be held in the function room of Brigg Serviceman’s Club.
This new venue is central to town, near the Old Courts car park.
This year’s event will offer a range of real ale and ciders from around the UK.
OPENING HOURS - BRIGG BEER FESTIVAL 2019
Thursday, May 16: 7pm to 11.30pm.
Friday, May 17: 7pm to 11.30pm.
Saturday, May 18: 12 noon to 11pm.
The provisional drinks list is as follows:
ABBEYDALE MOONSHINE (SHEFFIELD) 4.3% ABV
BLUE MONKEY FUNKY GIBBON (NOTTINGHAM) 4.1% ABV
BRAINS REVEREND JAMES GOLD (CARDIFF) 4.1% ABV
CAMERONS STRONGARM (HARTLEPOOL) 4% ABV
CASTLE ROCK SCREECH OWL (NOTTINGHAM) 5.5% ABV
DALESIDE BLONDE (HARROGATE) 3.9%ABV
DANCING DUCK BACK SACK & QUACK (DERBY) 4.2%
ABVELGOODS BLACK DOG (WISBECH) 3.6% ABV
FYNE ALES JARL (LOCH FYNE) 3.8% ABV
HARVIESTOUN BITTER & TWISTED (ALVA – SCOTLAND) 3.8% ABV
HIGSON’S MILD (LIVERPOOL) 4.2% ABV
ILKLEY FIRESIDE PORTER 4.2% ABV
KELHAM ISLAND (SHEFFIELD) – KELHAM BEST 3.8% ABV
OSSETT YORKSHIRE BLONDE 3.9% ABV
PURPLE MOOSE (PORTHMADOG) – DARK SIDE OF THE MOOSE 4.6% ABV
ROOSTERS YANKEE (KNARESBOROUGH) 4.3 ABV
RUDGATE BATTLEAXE (YORK) 4.2% ABVTINY REBEL (NEWPORT) CWTCH 4.6% ABV
YORK GUZZLER (YORK) 3.6% ABV
CHOCOLATE APPLE 4% ABV
MANGO 4% ABV
BEE STING – PERRY 6.8% ABV
DARKCIDER 7.5% ABV
TROPICAL 4% ABV
LEMON & GINGER 4% ABV
APPLES & PEARS 5.2% ABV
SCRUMPY DRY 6% ABV
SUNSET 6% ABV
WILD DOG 7.5% ABV
We will again have a commemorative glass - sponsored by Stephen Mundey Butchers.
All funds raised at the event are in aid of local good causes and Lion projects.
Entry will be £2 per person, glasses £1.50 (50p refundable), beer tokens £1.80 per half pint.
For more details, please call 07725021725.
PICTURED ABOVE: A Good time being had at Brigg Beer Festival 2018, held in the Nelthorpe Arms Barn.