Full drinks list revealed for New Continental Beer and Cider Festival

Posted on - 3rd October, 2017 - 4:29pm | Author - | Posted in - Broadgate, Nightlife, Pubs, What's On in Preston
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The New Continental has played hosts to many popular beer festivals

The New Continental Beer and Cider Festival returns this weekend.


The hugely popular event, at the pub in South Meadow Lane, Preston, will feature a huge selection of beers, ciders and gins.

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A spokesman for the pub said: “We’re waving goodbye to Summer 2017 with the return of our most popular event, not to mention one of the most popular events on Preston’s social calendar.”

You can buy tokens which cost £1.60 for half a pint of beer and £1.80 for half a pint of cider.

The gin bar also returns with recommend perfect serves for each different type of gin. It will feature numerous types of gin, as well as some from further afield, including Jinzu which comes from Japan and fuses gin and sake.


You can see the full list of drinks here. 

The festival starts on Thursday 5 October from 5pm to 12midnight, Friday 6 October from 12noon to 12.30am, Saturday 7 October from 12noon to 12.30am and then finishing on Sunday 8 October from 12noon to 8pm.

Friday is £3 in, Saturday and Sunday is £4 and it’s free on the Sunday – although be warned a lot of the ales have gone by then. Earlybird weekend tickets are also available for £7 and £8 without earlybird. Tickets available online via Skiddle.

There will also be musical performances from Thursday until Saturday. 

Will you be going to the Conti beer festival? Been before? Let us know in the comments below

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