We are very lucky in South Bedfordshire that there are always a number of excellent local beer festivals to attend. Many of them are not CAMRA beer festivals, but are wholeheartedly endorsed by us.
If you know of any other local beer festivals, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
7th to 9th November - CAMRA 19th Watford Beer Festival West Herts Sports and Social Club, 8 Park Avenue, WD18 7HP. Over 80 real ales and ciders and perries from small producers with emphasis from local breweries. More information can be found here.
30th November - Tebworth Beer Festival Chalgrave Memorial Hall, Tebworth, LU7 9QQ. Open noon to midnight, 8 real ales plus real cider and wine. Locally produced food including the famous Bedfordshire Clanger. Run by the "Friends of the Queens Head". The beer list and festival poster can be found here.
3rd to 7th December - CAMRA 30th Pig's Ear Beer Festival Round Chapel, Hackney, E5 0PU. 230+ beers. Includes a new Hackney bar featuring nine exciting new micro breweries. Also cider and bottled beers. More information here.