FROM FIONA REID, BRIGG DISTRICT LIONS
The Brigg District Lions Beer Festival is set to return from 10th to 12th May 2018 in the Barns at the Nelthorpe Arms, Bridge Street.
The opening times are Thursday 10th and Friday 11th May, 7pm to 11.30pm; and Saturday 12th, 12 noon to 11.30pm.
There will again be a souvenir glass, this year celebrating Brigg District Lions' 50th anniversary of serving the local community.
Entry is £2, glasses £1 and beer £1.80 per half pint.
We have a provisional beer and cider list as follows:
Lincs Brewing Yeast Coast Blonde
Turning Point Avalon
Ferry Ales Just Jane
Black Sheep Baa baa
Dancing Duck Back, Sack & Quack
Moles Elmos Fire
Dark Star Partridge Best Bitter
Navigation Black IPA
Skinners Cornish Knocker
Wily Fox Azacca
Castle Rock Screech Owl
Fyne Ales Vitral Spark
Bottle Kicking Scrummage
Burnards Oaky Dokey
Orchard Pig Navel Gazer
Snails Bank Appley Dapply
Westond Old Rose
Lyme Bay Rhubarb and Raspberry
Soft drinks and wine will be available.
All profits raised are in aid of charities.
The event is the 28th of its kind and is popular within the Brigg Calendar, organised fully by volunteers of Brigg District Lions Club.
To enable the event to go ahead, we do rely on sponsorship from local businesses for which we are grateful.
To whet your appetite or to inform those who have yet to attend a Brigg Beer Festival, here's a link to some of our extensive coverage of th 2017 event at the Nelthorpe Arms Barns....
PICTURE ABOVE: Lions Lin King, left, and Mike Johnson behind the Brigg Beer Festival bar in May 2017, getting ready to serve Brigg Blog with another tasty pint!