ciderfest @ Hewlett Arms
Jun 16 – Jun 17 all-day

Father’s Day weekend cider festival

  • Saturday – All day bbq and live music
  • Sunday – Family day. Delicious hog roast, live music, face paints and bouncy castle
5th annual Rotary Beer Festival @ Hatherley & Reddings Cricket Club
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day

Sat and Sun 23rd/24th June at Hatherley & Reddings CC. 26 beers/ciders with the majority from local brewers including Gloucestershire Camra beer of 2017 Goffs Cheltenham Gold.

£5 entrance Sat, no charge Sunday. All beers £3 a pint.

Cricket, BBQ, Wine Bar both days. Ukeholics performing Sat night.

All profits go to charitable causes.

For further information

Cider festival @ The Plough
Aug 3 – Aug 5 all-day

Vast selection of ciders and live music

For more details see website

Cider & Cheese Festival @ Sandford Park Alehouse
Aug 18 all-day

August Cider and Chees festival at the Sandford Park Alehouse

Cider festival @ Jolly Brewmaster
Sep 1 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 2 @ 10:30 pm

Cider festival with live music and BBQ on Saturday with a pig roast at 5pm

Visit to the Great Welsh Beer Festival @ Cardiff
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

A visit to the Great Welsh Beer Festival in Cardiff. Over 120 beers and 60 ciders will be available at “The Depot”.

An all-day ticket costs £7, with a £1 beer token for card carrying CAMRA members. See their website (above) for full details.

Please contact Veronica for further details. We’ll be catching the 10:10 train from Cheltenham, returning at 18:06.

For anyone going by train, then it is advised that due to the location of the event, you use the south exit at Cardiff station (near platform 8).

National Cider & Perry Trip @ Worcester Shrub Hill station
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

CAMRA is again offering you the opportunity to visit cider producers. During the trip you will have the chance to visit orchards, spend time with experienced producers and find out how they make their cider.

The trip takes place on 13th October 2018 and the itinerary is as follows: The bus will depart from Worcester Shrub Hill Railway Station at 11:00am and then visit Tardebigge Cider, Tutnall (where lunch is available) and Barbourne Cider, Worcester. We will then return to Worcester Shrub Hill Station for 6pm.

Please have appropriate footwear with you for cider farms and orchards. There may also be short walks during the trip.

The price for this trip (including lunch) is:- CAMRA Members £22.00; Non Members £24.00

The cost of the trip is to be paid in full when booking. Booking can ONLY be made via Eventbrite at Trip bookings can ONLY be made from 9am on Monday 6th August 2018. Those without internet can contact Liz Wickham on 01727 798459 with your card details. PLEASE NOTE: NO REFUNDS ARE AVAILABLE. If you have any queries please contact Andrea Briers on 07732 754888.

For Cheltenham members interested in this trip there are direct trains to Worcester Shrub Hill from Cheltenham. Train times to follow (there is a timetable change due before the event but currently 09:46 from Cheltenham arrives Worcester at 10:19 with return possible on the 19:08 arriving Cheltenham 19:34)

Visit to CAMRA Winter Ale Festival @ Derby
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Tewkesbury CAMRA are running a bus to the 15th Derby Winter Ale Festival, which features over 400 cask ales ciders and perries.

The bus will leave the Black Bear at 10:00am, so you’ll need to make your own way there (bus 41 from Cheltenham). Expected to be back in Tewkesbury for 7:00pm.

Cost of the bus is circa £15. You can check the entry cost on the Derby CAMRA website.

To book a place, please contact Bill at directly.

Cider and Cheese Festival @ Sandford Park Alehouse
May 17 @ 12:00 pm – May 18 @ 11:00 pm

Full details to follow