This post was first published by The Croydon Citizen on 07/07/2017.
Croydon’s popular craft beer festival returns 27th-29th July
Croydon’s popular craft beer festival returns to Braithwaite Hall at the end of this month.
Release begins: After huge success in previous years, the Crafty Group are returning to Braithwaite Hall at the Croydon Clocktower for the fourth Croydon Craft Beer Festival. This summer, from Thursday 27th – Saturday 29th of July, the Croydon Craft Beer Festival is returning once again. There will be an array of fresh craft beers from more than 40 London breweries, as well as a variety of bottles and cans from around the world available to try.
The Crafty Boys are bringing the best of the best from around the country back to Croydon in a celebration of quality craft beer. On offer will be beers from Beavertown, Redemption, Brooklyn and a massive variety of other London breweries, as well as, of course, Croydon’s very own Cronx Brewery.
This year for the first time ever there will be an official Croydon Craft Beer Festival Afterparty, hosted on Saturday 29th at Project B. There will be even more fresh beer and great music so you can carry on partying until 2am!
Mark Russell, Cronx Brewery and Crafty Group, said: “We are really excited to be a bringing another Croydon Craft Beer Festival to our home town, it’s a fantastic event, giving local people of Croydon the chance to experience creative and original beers from us at Cronx, and all the other brewers.
The Croydon Craft Beer Festival will be in Braithwaite Hall from 5pm – 10pm on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th July, and 12.30pm – 10pm on Saturday 29th July. Tickets are on sale now for £5, and can be bought online from the link below, or from:
- Freshfields Market, 86-88 Church Street, Croydon
- The Cronx Bar, Boxpark Croydon, CR0 1LD
- The Oval Tavern, 131 Oval Road, Croydon
- The Wine Cellar, 9-10 Station Parade, Sanderstead
For more information on the brewers, pictures of last year, and to purchase advance tickets for the festival, go to www.craftybeerfest.co.uk. For future announcements, please follow us on twitter @CraftyBeerFests.