31st LUTON BEER and CIDER FESTIVAL
Thursday 20th to Saturday 22nd February 2014
Hightown Community Sports & Arts Centre, York Street, Luton LU2 0JD
Open from midday every day including Thursday (new for 2014).
Last admission 10:30pm, festival closes at 11pm.
Just a short walk along High Town Road from Luton railway station.
100 perfectly presented real ales including about 30 from local breweries.
Download the beer list here. Please be aware that this is the list of what we've ordered and a) that doesn't always match what gets delivered and b) if the beer doesn't clear to our exactingly high standards then we will not put it on for sale. You can get live updates on current beer status (what's on and what's not) at RealAleDB.
A wide selection of real ciders and perries. All of our ciders are locally produced in Luton, Bedfordshire or Hertfordshire. Download the cider list here.
An even wider selection of bottled beers from Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, the USA and for the first time at our festival a selection from some of the UK's most exciting new breweries. Download the foreign bottled beer list here and the British bottled beer list here.
Food available at all sessions up to 9pm. (No hot food between 3:00 and 5:30pm).
Three halls. Live music in the Theatre Hall only.
Live music from the Electric Uke Orchestra on Friday evening.
Local rock legends Cerberus on Saturday evening.
Free entry to CAMRA members at all times.
Non-CAMRA members: £3 Thursday and Friday; £2 Saturday.
Join CAMRA at the membership stand.
The ever-efficient cloakroom service is run by and in aid of...
We also have the Tombola, Merry Berry Chocolates and Colin the engraver.
During the festival, Arriva are offering card-carrying CAMRA members discounted travel on their Busway A service from Houghton Regis & Dunstable and also on their 101 & 102 services from Stevenage and Hitchin.
If you're a CAMRA member and would like to help us out while having a really good time then please download a staffing form here.
You can download a poster here to plaster everywhere at work, at home and in your local pub.
We appreciate all the help we can get.
You can get ahead of everyone else by downloading the official programme here (large file).No under 18s allowed except on Saturday before 6pm and only if accompanied by a responsible adult. No under 18s allowed in the bar halls at any time. Proof of age may be required. We reserve the right to refuse admission.
Mike Coombes, Festival Organiser
Tel. 07917 645222