Forever Bury Beer Festival Next Festival 11th-13th May 2017
Dave Giffard will again be using his skills in arranging a great selection of beers and ciders together with food and entertainment for the 2017 beer festival so that all attendees can have a great time. He is contacting the breweries and Cider Makers for this years beer festival and arranging a good variety of drinks from producers across Britain. He expects to be able to get popular and new suppliers from many areas of Britain including Scotland, Wales, all corners of England and local ones from the North West. A draft list will be released a few weeks before the festival and this will be finalised nearer the date of the event.
As usual there will be food at the festival and there will be entertainment at some of the sessions, more details will be available before the event.
The festival will be held on the 11th to 13th May 2017 again at the Bury F.C. Social Club on Gigg Lane, Bury.
Over £130,000 raised so far by The Beer Festival
The beer festivals have raised over £130,000 so far. The money raised each year are:-
Total So Far
Forever Bury Beer
Can not wait until the next festival. Why not get some Forever Bury Beer which is available at various locations in the Bury area. For details see the Forever Bury Beer page.
How to get to the Beer Festival
Beer Festivals are held at the Bury FC Social Club.
Bibby Distribution new Festival Logistics supplier
Bibby Distribution are our new logistics supplier for the 2017 festival. They will be travelling all over Britain to collect the beers and ciders from the chosen breweries and cider makers. They will deliver them to Gigg Lane a few days before the Beer Festival so that they can be conditioned ready for the start of the Beer Festival.
After the festival they will be taking the empty barrels back to the suppliers.
2017 Sponsorship Now Available
The 2017 beer festival will be held in May 2017. We will be supporting both Forever Bury and The Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour Charity.
Sponsorship and advertising opportunities of the festival are now available. There are various packages available to meet all budgets. See the sponsorship packages page for further details.
2016 Festival Pages
2016 festival was a popular event here are some links to the beers, photos etc. at the event:-
In 2016 we were delighted to have linked up with the Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour Charity. We hope to beat last years total of over £2,000 to support the incredible work that Dawn and her team do in Josh’s memory.
Rail Ale Trail
Have you tried the Rail, Ale Trail tours.
Take a guided tour on a steam train from Bury on the East Lancashire Railway.
Visit some of the Pubs and Breweries in the villages on the 12 mile railway.