Beer Festivals

Don’t miss our Beer Festivals this Spring!

This Spring we've got a range of great beer festivals where you can enjoy a great range of cask ales, scrumpy ciders and different varieties of sausage!

Rose & Crown, Nottage

28th April – 2nd May

Co-inciding with the May Day Bank Holiday (which historically was beer festival period for the Rose) and the Royal Wedding the pub will be offering a great range of 12 ales, 4 ciders, 12 types of speciality sausage and homemade burgers.
Visit the Rose & Crown website for more details

Hen & Chickens, Abergavenny

29th April – 2nd May

Come along and taste a variety of fine real ales, ciders and locally made sausages! We'll also have live music and you can vote for your favourite beer or cider to help us crown the festival winner! Visit for more details.

Greenhouse, Cwmbran
29th April – 2nd May

Enjoy a great range of ales, ciders, burger and sausages! On Friday 29th the Greenhouse will also be showing the royal wedding on their 50" screens.
For details contact the Greenhouse on 01633 863388 or email

Birchgrove, Cardiff
29th April to 2nd May

More information coming soon! For details contact the Birchgrove on 029 20311319 or email

Smoking Dog, Malmesbury

26th – 30th May

The annual Smoking Dog beer and sausage festival returns for another year! Festival goers can enjoy a selection of 35 cask ales, five scrumpy ciders and 15 different types of sausages. The sausages, including the specially made ‘Smoking Dog’ sausage, are all hand-made by local family butcher Leonard Walker. For the latest news and updates follow The Smoking Dog Beer & Sausage Festival on Facebook.