All is packed up now after another successful Hitchin Beer Festival, the fourth at Hitchin Rugby Club. We made some improvements which worked out well, a bigger marquee, the new KeyKeg bar, and a loads more beer! The total through the door this year was 2,874, up again on the previous year and a totalRead more about 2016 Wrapup[…]
Not long to go now to Hitchin Beer Festival 2016. This will be the 4th year at Hitchin Rugby Club and hopefully the best yet! We have a slightly larger marquee than last year, plus we are running a Real Ale (KeyCask/Keg) / Craft bar, as seen at our Stevenage Festival in February. Plus ourRead more about Hitchin Beer Festival 2016[…]
A record breaking 2,786 guests flocked to the festival at the Hitchin Rugby Club at King George’s playing fields in Hitchin on Thursday 11th to Saturday 13th June 2015. The pleasant weather on Friday evening brought with it a record crowd (over 10% more than 2014!), and while the weather was rather more inclement on Saturday,Read more about Hitchin Beer and Cider Festival 2015 – Summary[…]
Huge thanks to Aerial Images UK for taking some amazing shots of the Hitchin Beer and Cider festival 2015.
Thursday was a success at the Hitchin Beer and Cider Festival! We counted 437 people through the door (16% more than last year). We also have the results of the Hertfordshire Cider and Perry of the year. Cider of the Year: 1st: Apple Cottage – KT 2nd: Apple Cottage – FTJ 3rd: Millwhites – HedgeslayerRead more about Festival Thursday[…]
The last few days have been busy setting up the marquee and racking the beers, but they are all now looking good and ready for tonight opening at 5pm!! See below for a sneek preview of our Festival programme 2015: Festival Programme
Setup has started for the beer festival, and the marquee is now up and ready for a hard day racking the beers and ciders tomorrow!
If you arrived at Hitchin Station on Friday afternoon you may have seen Hedley the Hedgehog the Hitchin Rugby Club mascot and a few volunteers from Hitchin Round Table handing out beer mats for this years festival; the responses were really positive from weary commuters! And a special thanks to Luis for wearing the HedleyRead more about Hedley at Hitchin Station[…]
Something new for this year and to show off our new logo; we will be selling official festival t-shirts at our product stall for £13. We only have a limited stock so get them while you can!!
Our Food stalls have now been confirmed, for more details please look on the food stalls page. We have a great range suitable for all tastes as well as vegetarian options. Cantina Carnitas Now Now Pipers Crisps Soos Kitchen (local Chef) Toms BBQ