Letter from Michael Wynne, Festival Organiser: I’m disappointed to have to notify you we’ve decided not to hold the Sunderland Beer & Cider Festival in October 2020. The reason is entirely due to the current Covid-19 virus, the resultant lockdown & the forced closure of many businesses whose support we… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2020 – Cancellation”
Last night & this morning our volunteers loaded vans & moved the festival kit to the venue @ The Point. Today our team has been putting the bars together, racking the beer & setting up the room for Thursday.
11TH SUNDERLAND BEER & CIDER FESTIVAL The 11th Sunderland Beer and Festival is being held between 3 and 5 October at the Point in the city centre. This will be the third time the festival has been held at this venue. We have changed the opening times this year and… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 – Press Release”
Tim Woolley from Harleston Cider a traditional cider makers based in the Waveney Valley along the Norfolk and Suffolk border will be visiting Sunderland Beer & Cider Festival on Thursday 3rd October at 18:00 to do a “Meet the Cider Maker”. So come down & ask Tim all you ever… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 – Meet the Cider Maker (Harleston Cider)”
We’re pleased to announce Lonely Tower Film & Media will be joining us at Sunderland Beer & Cider Festival on Thursday 3rd October for a showing (at 7pm) of the documentary film ‘A PASSION FOR VAUX – SUNDERLAND’S LOST BREWERY’ ….trailer available HERE ” The story of the people of… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 – ‘A PASSION FOR VAUX – SUNDERLAND’S LOST BREWERY’”
Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 will be joined by Maxim Brewery on the first evening of the festival. (Thursday 3rd October, from 6-7pm) This will be an opportunity to meet the brewer & find out exactly what goes into a Maxim Brew & how they get from the raw ingredients… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 – Meet the Brewer (Maxim)”
Available from the bar. New for #Sundfest19: We’re introducing a “Beer Paddle” of 3x thirds of a pint for two tokens. This offer is only available on Beers less than 6% & Ciders less than 7% (ie those drinks normally available in half pint measures.)
Open hours: Pricing: Festival entry is £3 per person (£1 for CAMRA members) Entry includes Festival program & glass. The festival does not have a specific festival glass for 2019 instead using glasses from the “CAMRA glass mountain”! Festival goers may retain the glass if they wish else return it… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019 – Times and Pricing”
Announcing the launch of: “Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019” We return to The POINT on Holmeside for a third time! This year we’ve an extended Saturday session all the way through to 23:00. Entry per session is just £3 – Paid on the door (£1 for CAMRA members) We’re… Read more“Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2019”
Sunderland Beer and Cider Festival 2018 is now open for the last session. We still have 31 beers & 9 ciders available.