Beer Festivals in Essex (and Tap Takeovers)

MARCH 2021 : JUST STARTING TO SEE THE PROSPECT OF SOME FESTIVALS LATER THIS YEAR! (SEE BELOW)

This page is continuously updated.

If you are looking for an Essex beer festival, you’ve come to the right place. This is a list of beer festivals in Essex both major CAMRA beer festivals and those held in pubs. Tap takeovers and the like are also covered.

If you know of a festival that you think should feature here, email me (essexrealale@gmail.com) or contact me via Twitter or Facebook.




September 2021

Chappel Summer Beer Festival – PROVISIONAL
East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel, nr Colchester
Tuesday 7th September 2021 – Saturday 11th September 2021
The Chappel Beer Festival Team announced on Facebook on 11th March 2021 that they are currently planning or a much smaller, ticket-only, summer beer festival this year. Lots of caveats in the announcement of course, but fingers crossed! More details when available.

October 2021

South Woodham Ferrers Beer & Cider Festival
7th – 9th October 2021
According to the Maldon & Dengie CAMRA website, approval is being sought to hold our annual festival on the above dates.