First Festival Beers start to arrive


Preparations for this year’s festival are hotting up as we get closer to the Bank Holiday.

Happy to announce that the first of the festival beers have arrived from out Friends at Sunny Republic – Temperance. Don’t forget you can see a full list of what we have or this years festival on the website here

All Tapped Up and Ready!!!


The wait is finally over….

The beers are here, they are tapped and are ready to go.

Over 2,500 pints are ready for a weekend of fun, live entertainment…and of course real ale.

The Upwey Beer Festival 2012 kicks off tomorrow (Friday) at Midday.

See you there!?

Last minute preparations


As the 2012 Upwey Beer festival gets closer we are delighted to announce several updates:

  1. We have had the following prizes generously donated for the festival prize draw
    • A voucher for a 8×12 canvas print of your favourite photo from Wessex Photo Weymouth
    • A mini cask of Stargazer from Yeovil Ales
    • Sunday Roast for 2 people dontated by the Royal Standard
    • A four ball at East Dorset Golf Club – Waverly TBS
    • Beer gift packs from Dorset Piddle Brewery
    • Beer gift packs from Isle of Purbeck Brewery
    • Beer gift packs from Town Mill Brewery, Lyme Regis
    • Charity Meat Draw kindly donated by Quality Butchers, Dorchester
  2. Sponsorship opportunities are almost fully taken with only a few remaining barrel sponsor opportunities remaining. If you are interested in getting involved please get in touch.

More Beers Confirmed for 2012 Festival


As the festival continues to gain momentum we are delighted to announce that more great ales have now confirmed for the event.

We will have two great beers from Butcombe Brewery, Mendip Spring and Butcombe Gold.

That’ll do nicely sir!

More Beers confirmed for 2012 Festival

As the event draws closer we now have confirmation on the following beers that will be available at the 2012 Upwey Beer Festival.

Mighty Hop Brewery, Lyme Regis

  1.  Mighty Red I.P.A
  2. Mighty Blond
  3. LymeBrau

Yeovil Ales

  1. Lynx Wildcat
  2. Posh IPA
More details and taxing notes can be found on the 2012 Ales List page here.