Beer festivals in the local area

Many pubs in and around Rugby hold annual beer festivals, making the town one of the most interesting places in Britain to drink real ale.

Below are listed details of the festivals coming up that we are aware of. If you would like us to add your festival to the list please e-mail details to the Secretary.


Market Bosworth CAMRA Rail Ale Festival
24th July 2015 - 26th July 2015
60 real ales on the trains and in the Goods Shed + Ciders, Perries & Fruit Wines. Pimm’s Bar.

The Goods Shed, Station Road, Mkt Bosworth CV13 0PF

Dr Busker Fri & Sat evenings.
10+ full size road engines + vintage vehicles, Gavioli organ, stalls, hot & cold food + children’s entertainment. Morris Dancers on Sunday afternoon.
Regular steam and diesel trains between Shackerstone, Mkt. Bosworth and Shenton.
Admission to site £5pp - CAMRA members Free

Bars open from 11am to 11pm Fri & Sat; 11am to 6pm Sun.

Free minibus to and from Hinckley (must book)

Free Parking at Mkt. Bosworth and Shackerstone stations

Camping & Caravanning on site (£12/night)
A day out for the whole family
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Rugby Beer Festival
18th September 2015 - 19th September 2015
At Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club