The seventh CAMRA Stafford Beer & Cider Festival is coming!


When ?

The seventh Stafford Beer Festival (SBF7) will take place 31st July – 2nd Aug

We open at 6pm Thursday 31st July – this will be the first chance to sample our beers, ciders, and country wines

Opening hours are:

Thursday 31st July – 6pm to 11pm

Friday 1st August – 1130am – 4pm & 4pm – 11pm *

Saturady 2nd July – 12pm – 630pm & 630pm – 1030pm *

* Note: We will stay open, but conditions and charging will alter

Where ?

The Blessed William Howard school again. Why change a good thing ?

Already, you’ll have noticed that, with the ever increasing popularity of cider and perry, we have changed the festival name to “Beer & Cider” – this year we have over 30 Ciders

* more than 100 beers, ciders and perrys

* fruit wines

* entertainment from local bands

* bottled beer bar (new) – beers from UK, USA, Belgium, Germany etc

We are pleased to announce that the festival will be opened by Fownes Brewery whose dark ale King Korvak’s Saga was last year’s beer-of-the-festival


Thursday 31st July


Friday 1st August (Afternoon)

Quiet session (no entertainment)

Also family-friendly session, children welcome

Friday 1st August (Evening)

Sons of Clogger & Cartoon Kings

Saturday 2nd August (Afternoon)

By popular demand the Blackwell Concert Band play music from stage, film and classical genres

Also we are delighted to welcome “Story John” to the festival. A fascinating raconteur with a wealth of stories for all ages.

Another family friendly session, children welcome

Saturday 2nd August (Evening)



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