Beer Fest Next Weekend!!!

This week sees the start on Friday of the 5th Towcester Beers Festival

Annual Beer Festival at Tows RFC. Friday May 2 to Sunday May 4. 60 real ales, 30 real ciders, live music, BBQ, hog roast, Ghurka curry.
60 real ales and 30 real ciders. Free daytime admission, live music, kids entertainment. BBQ, hog roast, Ghurka curry.

New for 2014, a bottled craft cider bar run by CiderBods – – the online club for real cider drinkers.

Location: Towcestrians RFC, Greens Norton Road, Towcester, NN12 …8AW.

2014 opening: Friday May 2 from 5pm to midnight. Saturday May 3 from noon to midnight. Sunday May 4 from 11am to 10pm.

Free admission daytime and early evening. £5 after 7pm.

Musical line-up:

6.30pm – Curtain Mafia
8pm – Skatoons

1.30pm James Gillespie

3.45pm Robyn Wilson

5.15pm Spank

7.30pm The Vogons

2pm: Towcester Rock Choir

2.45pm Jazz

4pm onwards: Towcester Rock School

Enquiries, please email: Email:


Bath Ales
Gem (4.1%) and Summers Hare (3.9%)

Beerd Brewery
Monterey (3.9%) and Vigilante (4.5%)

Blue Bee Brewery
May Bee Mild (3.7%), Nectar Pale (4%), and Tangled Up IPA (6%)

Bristol Beer Factory
Milk Stout (4.5%), Nova (3.8%) and Sunrise (4.4%)

By the Horns Brewing Co
Diamond Geezer (4.9%), Lambeth Walk (5.1%), Stiff Upper Lip (3.8%) and The Mayor of Garrett (4.3%)

Gun Dog Ales
Booze Hound (4.2%) and Hot Dog (3.9%)

Hackney Brewery
American Pale Ale (4.5%), Best Bitter (4.4%), Golden Ale (4%) and New Zealand Pale Ale (4.6%)

Kelham Island
Easy Rider (4.3%) and Riders on the Storm (4.5%)

Late Knights
Dawn’s Early Light (4%), Hop O The Morning (4.2%), Morning Glory (4.4%) and Worm Catcher (5%)

Long Itch Brewery
Backscratcher (4.5%), Dark Side (4.8%), Honey Trap (4.1%) and 7 Year Itch (4%)

Milestone Brewery
Crusader (4.4%), Loxley Ale (4.2%) and Rich Ruby (4.5%)

Essington Bitter (3.8%) and Jelly Roll (4.2%)

Nobby’s Brewery
Claridges Cystal (3.8%), Wet Spell (4.2%)and Wild West (4.6%)

Oldershaw Brewery
Barkstone Bitter (3.6%), Cascade (4.2%) and Regal Blonde (4.4%)

Pot Belly Brewery
Ambrosia (4%), Beijing Black (4.4%) and Crazy Daze (5.5%)

Silverstone Brewing Company
High Octane (5.5%) and Skidmark (4.2%)

Towcester Mill
Mill Race (3.9%)

Tring Brewery
Blue Jay Brown Ale (4.3%), Bring Me Sunshine (4.2%), Kotuku (4%) and Mansion Mild (3.7%)

Tunnel Brewery
Meadowland (4%) and Saison (5.5%)

Vale Brewery Co.
Gravitas (4.8%) and Right Stuff (4.7%)

Whittlebury Brewery
Amarillo (5.2%), Blue Eyed Dragon (4%) and Green Dragon (4.4%)

Wentworth Brewery
Bee Smoked (4.5%), Imperial Ale (3.8%) and The Full Malty (5.1%)


Black Rat
Black Rat (6.5%)

Moonshine (7.5%) and Bristol Port (6%)

Burrow Hill
Medium (6%) and Dry (6%)

Game Cock (4.5%), Squeal Pig (4.5%) and Norman Cider (7.5%)

Gwynt Y Ddraig
Black Dragon (7.2%), Dog Dancer (6.5%), Fiery Fox (6.5%), Happy Daze (4.5%), Haymaker (6.5%), Pyder (6%) and Two Trees Perry (4.5%)

Sunset Cider (6%)

Apples and Pears (5%), Blackberry Blush (6.5%), Hedgelayer (4.8%), Mixed Scrumpy (6.5%), Rum Cask (7.5%), Strawberry (6.5%) and Whisky Cask (7.5%)

Mr Whitehead’s
Midnight Special Perry (5%)

Perry’s Cider
Medium (6%) and Dry (6%)

Rich’s Cider
Legbender (6%)

The Little Orchard Company
Thorn Brook (7%)

Virtual Orchard
Hard Core (6.9%)

West Croft Cider
Janet’s Jungle Juice (6%)

Country Perry (4.5%) and Traditional Scrumpy (6%)

Wilkins Farmhouse Cider in Sweet (6%) and Dry (6%)

Woughton Orchard
Woughton Orchard ‘7’ (7%)

UNDER AGE POLICY: Anyone who appears under the age of 25 will be asked to provide identity to prove they are over 18.

Please drink responsibly –